Tess Owen

gun violence

146 Firearms Were Confiscated From One Guy After Workplace Shooting Threat Triggered Maryland's 'Red Flag' Law

His colleagues were unnerved and relayed the threats to their boss, who then contacted the police.
Tess Owen
9.6.19
Mass Shootings

Texas Governor Didn't Even Mention Guns in His New 8-Point Executive Order to Combat Mass Shootings

It's only a few days since Gov. Abbott said, “I’m tired of the dying.”
Tess Owen
9.5.19
guns

Walmart Is Ending the Sale of Most Ammo and Would Like You to Leave Your Gun at Home

A big statement on guns from the nation's largest retailer.
Tess Owen
9.3.19
White Nationalism

Trump Retweeted a Video With a Logo Linked to White Nationalism and Fascistic Vigilantes

The logo is a picture of a lion painted in red, white, and blue.
Tess Owen
8.29.19
Far right

Super Awkward for Right-Wing Blogger Andy Ngo to Make a Cameo in Video of Plot Against Antifa

Ngo has found a sympathetic ear in mainstream figures like CNN anchor Jake Tapper and President Donald Trump.
Tess Owen
8.27.19
Mass Shootings

The DOJ Wants the Death Penalty for the Accused Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooter

The shooter is accused of killing 11 people attending Shabbat services at the Tree of Life synagogue last October.
Tess Owen
8.26.19
Mass Shootings

Hotel Chef Arrested with Giant Cache of Weapons Allegedly Wanted to "Shoot Up" His Workplace

Police in Long Beach, California, believe they foiled a possible mass shooting plot
Tess Owen
8.22.19
neo-nazis

Neo-Nazi Arrested After Threatening to Kidnap Woman on Facebook and Saying He Wanted to Kill All Hispanics

“I will stop at nothing until you, your family, your friends, your entire WORTHLESS LATIN RACE IS RACIALLY EXTERMINATED,” he allegedly wrote on Facebook.
Tess Owen
8.21.19
extremism

Far-Right and Antifa Showdown Drew Over 1,000 Protesters

Thirteen people were arrested and police declared a “civil disturbance,” but there were relatively few skirmishes.
Tess Owen
8.19.19
Black Lives Matter

NYPD Fires Officer Involved in Killing of Eric Garner

Officer Daniel Pantaleo will be dismissed from the NYPD five years after the death of Eric Garner.
Tess Owen
8.19.19
White nationlism

Neo-Nazi Accused of Plotting Bombings Wanted to Recruit Middle Schoolers, Chats Reveal

The FBI arrested Conor Climo late last week, but he'd been on law enforcement radar since April.
Tess Owen
8.15.19
Breaking News

Six Police Officers Shot in Ongoing Active Shooting in Philadelphia

This is a developing news story. Please refresh for updates.
Tess Owen
8.15.19
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