Primary suspect in New Zealand shootings that killed 50 charged with murder, believed to be lone gunman
Police in Christchurch were still processing the pair of massive, crosstown crime scenes as investigators began sifting the background of Brenton Harrison Tarrant.
When gunman advanced on New Zealand mosque, 1 man ran at him
Abdul Aziz didn’t hide. Instead, he picked up the first thing he could find, a credit card machine, and ran outside screaming, “Come here!”
Stories of the victims of the New Zealand mosque attack
Here are the stories of the lives lost when a white supremacist opened fire at a New Zealand mosque.
‘RUN!’: New Zealand shooting victims recount horror, mourn the lost
Yasir Amin and his father were just 200 meters from the Al Noor mosque in Christchurch on Friday when everything went wrong.
Stricken New Zealanders reach out to Muslims after shooting
New Zealand’s stricken residents reached out to Muslims in their neighborhoods and around the country on Saturday, determined to show kindness to a community in pain.
After New Zealand massacre, Trump downplays white nationalism threat
The gunman accused in the mass shooting had called President Trump “a symbol of renewed white identity.”
In New Zealand, another terrorist nurtured online
The latest racist massacre makes one thing clear: The Internet, this thing we all built together, has gotten away from us.
New Zealand mosque attack should be a wake up call for big tech
After Friday’s attack, it’s no longer possible to brush off such events as isolated incidents or to minimize the role of social media companies in enabling them.
‘The ugliest form of terrorism’: Mass. leaders denounce white supremacy after massacre
Christian, Jewish, and Muslim leaders expressed grief and horror during an emotional Friday prayer service at Boston’s largest mosque after an attack on two New Zealand mosques.
Suspect in New Zealand mosque killings makes first court appearance
Brenton Tarrant showed no expression as a judge read the charge lodged against him. He was ordered to return to court April 5.
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New Zealand shooting video underscores Facebook’s problems
It’s far from the first act of violence transmitted over Facebook Live. How is it that a company as smart and as rich as Facebook wasn’t ready for the next one?
Alleged shooter to appear in court after New Zealand mosque attacks
One man was arrested in the shootings and charged with murder in what appeared to be a carefully planned racist attack that killed least 49 people at two mosques full of worshipers attending Friday prayers.
Scott Brown decries ‘horrific and cowardly’ mosque shootings in New Zealand
The former US senator from Massachusetts, now ambassador to New Zealand, said he’s seen no racial or religious tension since he arrived there as ambassador in 2017.
Several of the victims of the New Zealand attack hailed from Middle East, South Asia
Several of those killed or wounded in the shooting rampage at two New Zealand mosques on Friday were from the Middle East or South Asia, according to initial reports from several governments.
White supremacy is ‘being exported and globalized’: Experts respond to New Zealand mass shootings
The “hatred that led to violence in Pittsburgh and Charlottesville is finding new adherents around the world,” an Anti-Defamation League official said after the terrorist attack in New Zealand.
Local Muslim leaders stunned by carnage in New Zealand
New England residents reacted with shock and horror Friday as they responded to reports of a mass shooting that killed at least 49 people at two New Zealand mosques.
New Zealand shooting was livestreamed on Facebook
The speed at which a video of the New Zealand mosque shooting spread across social media platforms has demonstrated yet again that tech companies such as Facebook are still struggling to control content.
Police in Boston, Cambridge step up patrols at mosques, houses of worship following deadly NZ shootings
Police patrols and security has been stepped up at houses of worship in Boston and Cambridge Friday in the aftermath of deadly shootings at two mosques in New Zealand, local officials said.
The latest on the deadly terror attacks in New Zealand
A Muslim leader in New Zealand said the attack was especially shocking as it took place around Friday Prayer.
Global condemnation, condolences after deadly New Zealand mosque attack
World leaders expressed condolences and condemnation Friday following the deadly attack, while Muslim leaders said the mass shooting was evidence of a rising tide of violent anti-Islam sentiment.
New Zealand manifesto resembles Norway mass murderer’s text
The manifesto that the presumed New Zealand shooter published expresses similar sentiments as the one written by a Norwegian right-wing extremist who killed 77 people in 2011.
Photos: New Zealand rocked by mass shooting
A mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch became what the prime minister referred to as ‘‘one of New Zealand’s darkest days.”