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Kansas shooter asked victims about their visas before opening fire: witness.

One of the men wounded in a racially motivated shooting at a Kansas bar claims the shooter asked his victims about their visas before opening fire, reports The Guardian. Wednesday evening, Adam Purinton reportedly yelled racial slurs at three men, telling them “get out of my country” bef...

- The Raw Story - US

Distraught Indian father warns warns parents against sending children to U.S. after shooting.

Family members of the Indian men shot at an Olathe, Kan., bar Wednesday in a possible hate crime said that they feared that the current atmosphere of fear and xenophobia in the United States means that the country is not a safe place for Indians, with one Indian father exhorting parents not to...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Slain techie's wife seeks answers from US government.

Washington/Hyderabad, Feb 25 The wife of slain Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla has publicly sought answers to what she perceived was a spread in American hate crimes as mourners held a vigil at a local church for the victims of the bar shooting in which her husband died. Kuchibhotla, 32, was killed and his colleague ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Kansas shooting likely to test what Trump views as a hate crime.

WASHINGTON — The shooting at a bar in a suburb of Kansas City of two Indian immigrants, one of whom died, is likely to become the first test of the Trump administration's view of what role the federal government should play in crimes against ethnic and racial minorities. Police accounts of the...

- The Raw Story - US

'Everyone's nervous': Some students in India rethink U.S. study plans after Kansas shooting.

The possible hate crime has prompted anger in India and concern that the Trump-era United States is no longer a safe place for its thriving community of visiting Indian students, scholars and tech workers.

- Washington Post - US

Kansas community tries to heal from shooting; bar to reopen.

A neighborhood bar in suburban Kansas City where one man was killed and two others were injured is scheduled to reopen Saturday even as the community tries to recover from an attack that witnesses said was racially motivated

- ABC News - US

Indian embassy in US providing all help to family of slain engineer.

The Indian embassy in Washington said it is closely monitoring the tragic shooting incident in Kansas and providing all help and assistance to the family of Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla, who was shot dead in an apparent hate crime.

- Zee News - IN

Can Donald Trump protect us, asks wife of Indian engineer shot dead by American in Kansas.

The grieving wife of the Indian engineer shot dead in an apparent hate crime by a navy veteran in Kansas City has demanded an answer from the US government what it would do to stop hate crimes against the minorities.

- Zee News - IN

Kansas Shooting: Potential hate crime against Indians.

Kansas Shooting: Potential hate crime against Indians...

- MENAFN - JO

Here's what the Kansas gunman said before firing.

"He asked us what visa are we currently on and whether we are staying here illegally," Madasani said. Other customers present at the time of incident said that Purinton was tossing ethnic slurs at the two men and suggesting they did not belong in the United States.

- Times Of India - IN

Kansas shooting raises fears with local Indian-Americans.

The shooting death of an Indian engineer and the wounding of another man in a possible hate crime at a Kansas bar have raised fears among members of the area's fast-growing Indian-American community.

- BDNews24 - BD

Kansas shooting: FBI probing into 'hate crime' angle

, Feb. 25 : With reports emerging of the gunman harassing the two Indian engineers before opening fire at a Kansas bar killing one man, the Federal Bureau of Investigation is probing whether the shooting could be a possible hate crime.Adam W Purinton was charged with murder for shooting Srinivas Kuchibhotla, 32, and his ...

- Sify - IN

Kansas shooting: Gunman questioned Indian men about their visas before firing

, Feb. 25 : It has emerged that before shooting the two Indian engineers- Srinivas Kuchibhotla and Alok Madasani- in a Kansas bar, the shooter held a brief conversation with them inquiring about their visas.In a brief phone interview to the New York Times, Madasani described the remarks made Wednesday by the accused, Adam ...

- Sify - IN

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella condemns 'senseless' Kansas killing of Srinivas Kuchibhotla

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has condemned the 'senseless violence' in Kansas that claimed life of an Indian engineer and wounded another."There's no place for senseless violence & bigotry in our society. My heart is with the victims & families of the horrific shooting in Kansas," Nadella, who was born in India and later ...

- Sify - IN

Shooting raises fears with local Indian-Americans

The shooting death of an Indian engineer and the wounding of another man in a possible hate crime at a Kansas bar has raised fears among members of the area's fast-growing Indian-American community.The suspected gunman, U.S. Navy veteran Adam Purinton, 51, has been charged with the premeditated murder in Olathe, just ...

- Sify - IN

Kansas killing latest in series of tragedies to hit Telugus in US

Hyderabad, Feb 25 The killing of Srinivas Kuchibhotla has come as yet another blow to the Telugu community in the US and has focused attention on a series of tragedies that have struck immigrants from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in recent times. Kuchibhotla of Hyderabad was killed and his colleague Alok Madasani from ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Indian embassy in US providing all help to family of slain engineer

Washington, Feb 25 The Indian embassy in Washington said it is closely monitoring the tragic shooting incident in Kansas and providing all help and assistance to the family of Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla, who was shot dead in an apparent hate crime. In a statement, embassy spokesman Pratik Mathur said the Indian ...

- Yahoo! News - US

$500,000 raised to return Kansas hate crime victim's remains home

A GoFundMe page is raising funds to return Srinivas Kuchibhotla's body to India.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Kansas community tries to heal from shooting; bar to reopen

The father of one of the wounded men called Wednesday's attack in the Kansas City suburbs a hate crime, but authorities on Friday declined to discuss a motive as they investigated.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Kansas community tries to heal from shooting; bar to reopen

OLATHE, Kan. — In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to "get out of my country," witnesses said, then opened fire in an attack that killed one of the men and wounded…

- Billings Gazette - US

GPS device-maker Garmin reeling after Kansas worker killed

GPS device-maker Garmin long has revered diversity in its workforce, even when the locale of its ever-sprawling operational headquarters — a largely white Kansas City suburb — didn't reflect it.

- WRAL.com - US

Kansas community tries to heal from shooting; bar to reopen

In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to "get out of my country," witnesses said, then opened fire in an attack that killed one of the men and wounded the other, as well as a third man who tried to help.

- WRAL.com - US

Indian man's death in US bar shooting triggers outrage in India

A man in the US state of Kansas has been charged with killing an engineer from India and wounding two other people. Federal authorities are investigating whether the shooting was a hate crime.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Kansas shooting raises fears with local Indian-Americans

- The shooting death of an Indian engineer and the wounding of another man in a possible hate crime at a Kansas bar has raised fears among members of the area's fast-growing Indian-American community.

- Reuters - US

Wife of Srinivas Kuchibhotla asks can Trump protect us

The grieving wife of the Indian engineer shot dead in an apparent hate crime by a navy veteran in Kansas City has demanded an answer from the US government what it would do to stop hate crimes against the minorities.Sunayana Dumala, wife of 32-year-old Srinivas Kuchibhotla who was killed by Adam Purinton at a city bar on ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Indian-Americans Must Realize That Their Complacency Will Not Save Them From Hate

It is not fair to lay the blame for the death of Srinivas Kuchibhotla at Donald Trump's door.The Indian American engineer in Kansas city was enjoying his Jameson whisky with his colleague Alok Madasani when alleged attacker Adam Purinton fired...

- New America Media - US

Witnesses say Kansas bar gunman shouted to Indians, 'Get out of my country!'

In the middle of a crowded bar, accused shooter Adam Purinton yelled, “Get out of my country!” at two Indian men, witnesses say, then opened fire, killing one of the men and wounding the other, as well as a third man who tried to help. Hours later, the 51-year-old former air traffic controller reportedly told ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Absurd to correlate Kansas shooting and Donald Trump`s remarks, says White House

The Trump administration has dismissed as "absurd" any correlation between US President Donald Trump's controversial remarks on immigrants and the Kansas shooting incident that resulted in the "tragic" death of an Indian engineer.

- Zee News - IN

Had doubts about staying in US but my husband assured `good things happen in America`: Wife of Indian engineer shot dead in Kansas

The wife of Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla, who was shot dead in an apparent hate crime by a Navy veteran at a bar in Olathe city, has said that she had her doubts about staying in the US but was assured by her husband that "good things happen in America".

- Zee News - IN

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella condemns Indian engineer`s killing in Kansas

A 51-year-old US Navy veteran opened fire, killing Srinivas Kuchibhotla.

- Zee News - IN

US shooting raises fears with Indian-Americans

The suspected gunman, US Navy veteran Adam Purinton, 51, has been charged with the premeditated murder in Olathe, just outside Kansas City, of Srinivas Kuchibhotla, 32, and the attempted murder of Alok Madasani, also 32, as well as an American who tried to intervene.

- Times Of India - IN

Latest: Church went into lockdown after Kansas bar shooting

The Latest on a deadly shooting at a Kansas bar that some witnesses said was racially motivated : 9:40 p.m. About 60 children were playing at a church … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Kansas community tries to heal from shooting; bar to reopen

In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to "get out of my country," witnesses said, then opened fire in an attack that killed … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

GPS device-maker Garmin reeling after workers gunned down

GPS device-maker Garmin long has revered diversity in its workforce, even when the locale of its ever-sprawling operational headquarters — a largely white Kansas City suburb — didn't reflect it. … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Witnesses: Bar gunman shouted 'get out of my country' before shooting 2 Indians at Kansas bar

In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to "get out of my country," witnesses said, then opened fire in an attack that killed one of the men and wounded the other, as well as a third man who tried to help. Hours later, the 51-year-old former air traffic controller...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Man charged with killing Indian in possible hate crime in US

A white US Navy veteran has been charged with killing an engineer from India and wounding two other men when he opened fire in a Kansas bar in what federal authorities were investigating as a possible hate crime that shocked the victim's home country. The shooting on Wednesday night led news bulletins in India and triggered ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Kansas man charged in shooting of 2 Indians in possible hate crime

'Hate crime': Indian man fatally shot, another wounded in a bar in Kansas county

- GulfNews - AE

Absurd to link Kansas bar shooting to Trump's 'America first' rhetoric, White House says

An Indian engineer was shot dead in a possible hate crime at a bar in Olathe, Kansas on 22 February.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Kansas community tries to heal from shooting; bar to reopen

OLATHE, Kan. " In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to "get out of my country," witnesses said, then opened fire in an attack that killed one of the men and wounded the other, as well as a third...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

GPS device-maker Garmin reeling after Kansas worker killed

OLATHE, Kan. " GPS device-maker Garmin long has revered diversity in its workforce, even when the locale of its ever-sprawling operational headquarters " a largely white Kansas City suburb " didn't reflect it.It's the place...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Absurd to correlate Kansas shooting and Trump's remarks: WH

The Trump administration has dismissed as absurd' any correlation between US President Donald Trump's controversial remarks on immigrants and the Kansas shooting incident that resulted in the tragic...

- The Hindu - IN

GPS device-maker Garmin reeling after Kansas worker killed

OLATHE, Kan. — GPS device-maker Garmin long has revered diversity in its workforce, even when the locale of its ever-sprawling operational...

- Townhall.com - US

GPS device-maker Garmin reeling after workers gunned down

Billion-dollar tech giant Garmin is trying to digest the Kansas shooting death of one of its workers from India.

- Hawaii News Now - US

Amazon Defends Alexa's 1st Amendment Rights in Murder Case

Does Alexa have First Amendment rights? That's one of the questions at the heart of a legal battle between Amazon and Arkansas police. Victor Collins was found dead in James Bates' hot tub back in 2015, and Bates has been charged in his friend's murder. Believing an Amazon Echo found...

- Newser - US

Man in Kansas bar shoots three men shouting 'Get out of my country.' Sound familiar?

It's impossible to ignore the kind of rampant xenophobia and nationalism that Donald Trump inspires. While we can't solely blame him for the existence of bigotry, racism and evil , we do know that he is, in fact, responsible for fostering the kinds of conditions under which hate crimes and threats against minorities can ...

- Daily Kos - US

Something strange is happening in Kansas over taxes and Medicaid

Kansas is in fiscal meltdown, as usual, with Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's efforts to cut taxes even more deeply "crumbling." After more moderate Republicans joined the GOP-dominated legislature following last November's election, the party has appeared more willing to concede defeat and ditch Brownback's tax experiment. ...

- Daily Kos - US

Kansas man charged with killing Indian in possible hate crime

KANSAS CITY/NEW DELHI - A white U.S. Navy veteran has been charged with killing an engineer from India and wounding two other men when he opened fire in a Kansas bar in what federal authorities were investigating on Friday as a possible hate crime that shocked the victim's home country.

- Reuters - US

Family of Indian man killed in Kansas blames Trump for 'hate crime'

An Indian man was killed and two others injured in Kansas, Olathe, after an American man shot them after allegedly yelling “get out of my country” in what local police are calling a “possible hate crime”. Srinivas Kuchibhotla, 32, was killed in the shooting. His colleague Alok Madasani was critically ...

- Ya Libnan - US

US lawmakers say hate crime unacceptable after Kansas shooting

US lawmakers publicly denounced the killing of an Indian engineer by an American navy veteran in an apparent hate crime in Kansas City, saying there is no place for these senseless acts of violence in the country. Srinivas Kuchibhotla, a 32-year-old working at GPS-maker Garmin headquarters in Olathe, died of bullet injuries ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Arkansas moves to resume executions, but state lacks drug

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas' attorney general on Friday asked for execution dates to be set for eight death row inmates, but state officials said they're still lacking one of the three lethal injection drugs needed to put the…

- Billings Gazette - US

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