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Capital Gazette Reporter To Cover Trial Of Suspected Newsroom Shooter
“If the Baltimore Sun covered it for us, that would mean the shooter wins," Chase Cook told The New Yorker.
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GOP Said The CDC Could Research Gun Violence, But Won't Give Them Money To Do It
A spending bill passed earlier this year reaffirmed the CDC's authority to study gun violence, but that's unlikely to happen without additional funding.
Mom Of Waffle House Shooting Victim Sues Alleged Gunman And His Father
The $100 million suit claims the suspect’s father should be held accountable for returning his son’s confiscated guns to him.
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Massive Protest Against Gun Violence Closes Chicago Highway
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Gov. Bruce Rauner sparred on Twitter over the response to the protest.
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Mitch McConnell: There's Not Much The Federal Government Can Do About School Shootings
“It’s a darn shame that’s where we are, but this epidemic is something that’s got all of our attention,” he said.
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5 People Dead, 2 Injured In 'Targeted' Capital Gazette Shooting
“This person was prepared today to come in, this person was prepared to shoot people,” a deputy police chief said.
Rapper XXXTentacion Shot Dead In Florida
Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy was facing criminal charges from a 2016 domestic violence case.
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Wave Of 'Red Flag' Gun Laws Shows Power Of The Parkland Effect
The number of states that allow courts to disarm people showing warning signs of violence has doubled since the February massacre.
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New Jersey's Tough Gun Laws Just Got Even Stronger
A newly enacted package of legislation includes a red flag law, expanded background checks and additional restrictions on ammunition magazines.
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American Medical Association: Ban Assault Weapons To Curb 'Public Health Crisis'
The group calls for banning sales and possession of all assault-style weapons and high-capacity magazines.
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Student Protesters Hold Die-Ins Nationwide To Push For Stronger Gun Laws
On the second anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting, advocates called for faster action on gun reform.
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How LGBTQ People Have Fought To Reform Gun Laws In The Wake Of Pulse Massacre
By Rose Dommu, On Assignment For HuffPost
In the two years since an LGBTQ safe space became a slaughterhouse, queer people have largely led the gun control movement.
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Surviving The Pulse Massacre Propelled This Gay Man Into Gun Reform Activism
James Michael Nichols
Wolf has spent the two years since the shooting speaking out about what happened to him and his friends -- and what needs to change in America.
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Florida Stopped Background Checks On Concealed Weapon Permits For A Year: Report
The employee responsible said she couldn't remember her information to log in to a national database that keeps track of criminals.
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Bullets Put These Men In Wheelchairs. They Turned To Poetry To Process Their Pain.
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From their wheelchairs, wearing hoodies and baseball caps, the men shared stories of death, pain, regret and resilience.
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Betsy DeVos Says School Safety Commission Won't Look At Role Of Guns In School Shootings
The secretary of education said the commission is not charged with focusing on firearms.
Suspect In Arizona Killings Died By Suicide In Standoff, Police Say
The man, identified as Dwight Lamon Jones, had connections to some of those who were shot in the Phoenix area, although not all apparently were intended targets.
'Heathers' Reboot Scrapped, Looking For New Home After Parkland Shooting
"This company can’t be speaking out of both sides of its mouth," said Paramount Network executive Keith Cox.
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Alabama Allows Armed Principals In Schools
Governor Kay Ivey has authorized school districts to give administrators handguns if they complete a training and approval process.
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Rhode Island Becomes Latest State To Pass New Gun Laws After Parkland
The governor has signed a bill to ban bump stocks and another to implement a "red flag" law.
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Texas Governor's School Safety Plan Proposes Modest Changes To Gun Laws
But most of the 43-page blueprint is focused on measures to ramp up school security and improve risk assessment and mental health services.
Sarah Huckabee Sanders Chokes Up Over Child's School Shooting Question
The reporter is 13-year-old Benje Choucroun.
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Florida Cop In Trouble After Wishing Car Accident On Gun Violence Protest
The officer lashed out during a "die-in" at Publix organized by Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg.
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Border Patrol Alters Account Of Guatemalan Woman's Death
The agency canceled a Friday news conference and instead issued a new statement.
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There Were 2 Mass Shootings In Texas Last Week, But Only 1 On TV
She left her husband. He killed their children. Just another day in America.
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Trump Opens Door For U.S. Gun Industry To Sell More Firearms Abroad
Senators and human rights groups worry the proposed rule changes will export the U.S. gun violence epidemic.
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