gun violence

El Paso shooting

The El Paso Shooting Suspect Is Now on Suicide Watch

The decision was reportedly made by medical staff at the jail, but it’s unclear why.
Alex Lubben
an hour ago
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Did the Assault Weapons Ban Really Work? That's Complicated.

The jury's out on whether it actually prevented mass shootings — but data suggests we need more data.
Shawna Thomas
4 days ago
gun violence

Americans Told Us How Their Lives Have Been Torn Apart By Gun Violence

Mass shootings have created a climate of fear, loss, and helplessness.
Victoria Leandra
5 days ago
Dayton shooting

Friend of Dayton Shooter Charged with Lying About Drug Use to Buy a Gun

The friend had also purchased body armor, an AR-15 accessory, and a 100-round double drum magazine on behalf of the Dayton shooter.
Tess Owen
8.12.19
gun violence

A Texas Gun Store Put Up a Billboard for Its “Back to School Sale”

The sign reads, "BACK TO SCHOOL SALE. AUGUST 13TH-18TH. UP TO 50% OFF FIREARMS.”
Kelly Vinett
8.12.19
gun control

Here's How Many Guns People Have Already Handed Over in New Zealand (Hint: It's a Lot)

Buyback programs are part of gun legislation passed after the Christchurch massacre.
Trone Dowd
8.12.19
gun violence

Shooting Incidents Keep Happening at Walmarts After El Paso. They Still Won’t Stop Selling Guns.

A 20-year-old white man with a loaded rifle and body armor sparked chaos at a Missouri Walmart, the latest in a spate of incidents
Emma Ockerman
8.9.19
gun violence

These 10 Countries Are Warning Their Citizens the U.S. Is Dangerous

Countries around the globe are warning travelers about the risk of mass shootings and other acts of gun violence in the U.S.
David Gilbert
8.8.19
News

'Fox & Friends' Is Mad That Kacey Musgraves Cussed About Gun Violence

The network glossed over Musgraves' "please stop killing people" message to express consternation over her use of a certain four-letter word.
Josh Terry
8.7.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Here's the Moment an El Paso Congresswoman Learned the Massacre Was Underway

We were with Rep. Veronica Escobar at a town hall when the shooting began in the mall nearby.
Evan McMorris-Santoro
8.7.19
online extremism

8chan Extremists Are Going Dark. Here's Why That's Dangerous.

“Shutting these sites down can be a double-edged sword”
David Gilbert
8.6.19
Mass Shootings

Mexico Is Furious About the El Paso Shooting and Is Making Sure Trump Knows It

“This act has woken up the Mexican government”
Emily Green
8.5.19
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