Krishnadev Calamur

Krishnadev Calamur

Krishnadev Calamur is a former senior editor at The Atlantic. He is the author of Murder in Mumbai.

Houston Battles to Rescue Residents From Rising Floodwaters

Local authorities are urging residents to seek shelter on their roofs, if necessary.

A woman holds a sign at a vigil for the victims of the Manchester attack.

The Problem With Calls for 'Resilience'

Why shouldn't a community fear random violence?

The Train Crash in Hoboken, New Jersey: What We Know

The Atlantic live blogs developments and details.

The Explosions in New York and New Jersey: What We Know So Far

Authorities say Ahmad Khan Rahami, 28, is the suspect in both blasts on Saturday.

The Police Shooting in Columbus, Ohio

The department said an officer shot and killed a 13-year-old who pulled a weapon—later determined to be a BB gun—from his waistband.

The Shooting in a Fort Myers Nightclub

Police in Florida say at least two people are dead and 17 wounded. Three people are in custody in connection with the shooting.

The Baton Rouge Police Shooting: What We Know

Three officers are dead and three more are injured after a gunman opened fire Sunday morning.

Orlando Nightclub Attack: What We Know

More details are emerging about the man who carried out Sunday’s shooting rampage that killed 49 people.

The Sickout in Detroit

Most public schools will be closed Monday after the teachers union raised concerns over the finances of Michigan’s largest school district.

Istanbul Explosion: What We Know So Far

Turkish officials have identified the attacker as a Syrian.

NYPD Settles Pair of Lawsuits Over Muslim Surveillance

The agreement will call for, among other changes, a civilian to monitor police surveillance of religious groups.

A Philadelphia Police Officer Is Shot 'In the Name of Islam'

The shooter’s mother and Mayor Jim Kenney point to other possible motives as details continue to emerge.

The Downfall of Cologne's Police Chief

Wolfgang Albers has been provisionally suspended following outrage over his department’s handling of the sexual assaults of women on New Year’s Eve.

No Indictment in the Death of Tamir Rice

A grand jury has declined to charge two Cleveland police officers for their role in the shooting.

A Mistrial in the First Freddie Gray Case

The jury said it could not reach an agreement on any of the four charges against officer William Porter.

The San Bernardino Mass Shooting: What We Know So Far

At least 14 people have been killed and 17 wounded.

The Latest Reports: Details on the Deadly Paris Attacks

The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the coordinated attacks that killed at least 129 people. French President Francois Hollande has vowed a “merciless” response.

A Shooting on Live TV in Roanoke

A reporter and a cameraman for CBS affiliate WDBJ in Roanoke were killed. The gunman, who the station said was a former employee, shot himself hours later.

A Death, Protests, and Arrests in St. Louis

Police used tear gas to disperse a crowd protesting the killing by officers of an 18-year-old black man.

An Explosion in Bangkok

Local news reports say at least 19 people are dead and dozens injured.

A Chinese City Recovers After Massive Explosions

The death toll in Wednesday’s blasts in the port of Tianjin has risen to 50. More than 700 people were injured.