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Police believe someone from Roosevelt Island is shooting across the river, and the bullets are hitting an UES building.

"This is what you get when you mess with dust," the man's mother said.

Two men were shot by an unidentified gunman in Gowanus this morning, and the suspect has barricaded himself inside a building with a gun to his head.

Police and ATF officers have swarmed the Yale campus in New Haven this morning in response to reports of a gunman.

Two plain-clothes police officers fatally shot a 16-year-old in Brooklyn last night after he pulled a loaded gun on them.

The 69-year-old man who brought the Flatiron building to a standstill on Wednesday told reporters he waved his finger, not a gun, at construction workers, and yelled at them about "drilling," not "killing."

Yesterday we received several reports of a possible hostage situation near the Flatiron building; it turned out that the gunman had no hostages, but had been menacing construction workers, and had barricaded himself indoors.