gun control

school shootings

18-Year-Old Woman Arrested for Threatening to Shoot up Her High School ‘for Fun’

Cops found an AK-47 and a 12-gauge shotgun in her bedroom.
Tess Owen
2 hours ago
VICE News

Democrats Want to Give Trump a Win on Gun Control. Here's What They're Offering.

“I think Republicans desperately want to vote on a background checks bill,” Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) said.
Matt Laslo
a day ago
democratic debate

Beto Pledged to Ban Assault Rifles, so This Texas Lawmaker Threatened to Kill Him with One

"My AR is ready for you," the Republican lawmaker tweeted.
Tim Hume
4 days ago
2020

Beto Said, ‘Hell, Yes, We’re Going to Take Your AR-15.’ Republicans Seized the Moment.

The RNC's spokesperson tweeted that O’Rourke supports “ripping up our 2nd Amendment.”
Morgan Baskin
5 days ago
gun control

Walmart Asked Gun Owners to Stop Carrying Guns in Their Stores. This Group Is Defying Them.

They say Walmart's request is just an attempt to "get the gun haters to leave them alone.”
Tess Owen
9.12.19
gun control

He Used to Work at the NRA. Now He’s Shaping Gun Policy at the White House.

Michael Williams also worked for the American Suppressor Association, which represents silencer manufacturers and dealers.
Elizabeth Landers
9.11.19
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
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Stores Are Banning Guns Because the Government Won’t

Kroger and Walmart are asking customers to stop openly carrying guns while shopping.
Allie Conti
9.4.19
background checks

The U.S. Truly Has No Idea How Many People Buy Guns Without Background Checks

The Odessa shooter bought his gun from a private seller after failing a federal background check.
Tess Owen
9.4.19
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
Mass Shootings

It’s Now or Never for Gun Control in Congress

“This is a simple question: Is President Trump willing to endorse a background check proposal that the NRA opposes?”
Cameron Joseph
9.3.19
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Why the US Gun Violence Epidemic Hasn’t Reached Hawaii

You don't have to look to other countries for evidence that gun control actually works.
Harry Cheadle
8.21.19
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