Adam Lanza

Twitter chief defends not booting Infowars

Facebook said Jones violated its hate speech policies, adding that the pages were taken down for "glorifying violence, which violates our graphic …

Internet

Alex Jones’ Lawyer Just Defended Him By Claiming That No One Is Supposed To Take Him Seriously

Is it all an act then?<p>Alex Jones, alt-right political guru at the roots of several unfounded conspiracy theories, is having a hard time. The <i>InfoWars</i> …

Alex Jones

Alex Jones Wants Sandy Hook Parents to Pay $100,000-Plus Toward His Legal Fees

Family of Sandy Hook victim is suing Jones for defamation for saying deadly school shooting was a hoax<p>InfoWars host Alex Jones is seeking to get a defamation case against him, brought by the parents of a Sandy Hook victim, thrown out of court. He also wants them to pay him more than $100,000 toward …

Alex Jones

Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones seeks dismissal of Sandy Hook defamation suit

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Lawyers for conspiracy theorist Alex Jones were due to ask a Texas court on Wednesday to dismiss a lawsuit against him and his InfoWars website filed by parents of two children killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre who accused him of slander, according to court …

Guns

Mom Who Lost Son In Sandy Hook Massacre To Speak In Livermore

The Bankhead talk is free, but seating is limited and tickets are required.<p>LIVERMORE, CA — Scarlett Lewis' life changed forever one December morning …

Sandy Hook School Shooting

The domestic violence-mass shooting link cannot be ignored

Regarding the June 29 front-page article “5 killed at Capital Gazette in Annapolis”:<p>Five more people lost their lives to another mass shooting. These incidents are commonplace in modern America. We can surely expect the same responses: Gun control will be debated, mental illness will be blamed, and …

Guns

FBI Report Says Mass Shooters Obtain Guns Legally, Usually Give Off Signals Before Shooting Spree

A new FBI study of active shooters over a 13-year period reveals that the majority used legally purchased guns, have a history with the site that …

Guns

More Sandy Hook Families, FBI Agent File Lawsuit Against Infowars' Alex Jones

An active FBI agent who responded to the Sandy Hook Elementary School during the December 2012 school shooting is joining a group of families of …

Guns

Judge dismisses Sandy Hook parents' lawsuit over security

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut judge has cited government immunity in dismissing a lawsuit by the parents of two children killed in the 2012 Newtown, Connecticut, school massacre against the town and its school district over alleged inadequate security measures.<p>Superior Court Judge Robin …

News (U.S.)

8-year-old boy at school slashes other students with knife

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — An 8-year-old student took a kitchen knife to a central Minnesota elementary school and randomly attacked three other …

News

Blame, frustration, isolation: Finding common threads in school shooters

America has a problem with its young men.<p>Boys have more than double the rates of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder than girls, according to …

Mass Shootings

How Remington's Bankruptcy Affects Sandy Hook Case

Families affected by the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary school in December 2012 sued Remington for their advertising campaign they claim …

Guns

Is your money supporting U.S. gun makers? Here’s what you can do about it

The uproar that swept America after the Feb. 14 Parkland school shooting in Florida is prompting some soul-searching on Wall Street.<p>BlackRock, the …

Investing

Larry King Says That 'Poorly Written' Second Amendment Should Be Repealed (Video)

Former CNN personality adds, “and the NRA is the worst”<p>Larry King has fired his own shot in the debate over the Second Amendment, saying that it …

Guns

Company That Made Weapon That Massacred Sandy Hook Children Files For Bankruptcy

Remington's Chapter 11 filing delays a lawsuit filed by Sandy Hook survivors.<p>The company that manufactured the weapon used by Adam Lanza to kill 26 …

Guns

America's oldest gun maker files for bankruptcy protection

Remington will continue to operate while it pursues Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, an action that allows ailing companies time to come up with a …

Guns

Parkland Journalism Students Asked George Clooney for an Interview, This Is How He Responded

“You make me proud of my country again,” the Oscar winner says<p>Even veteran entertainment reporters will tell you that getting an interview with …

George Clooney

Ex-NFL Player Jonathan Martin Charged With Multiple Crimes After Posting Shotgun Photo

Former Miami Dolphins offensive tackle faces up to six years if convicted as charged<p>Former Miami Dolphins player Jonathan Martin has been charged …

Los Angeles County

The connection between school massacres and violent video games

After the massacre at Columbine High School, former President Bill Clinton ordered the FBI to investigate and then report the multiple causes of such …

Columbine High School

The Court Case Making Gun Makers Anxious

A lawsuit in Connecticut against a leading maker of AR-15 rifles is awaiting a pivotal court ruling over whether the gun industry can be held legally responsible for mass shootings.<p>The Connecticut Supreme Court is deciding whether to throw out a wrongful-death lawsuit brought by families of victims …

News (U.S.)

Michael Rapaport on National School Walkout: 'It's F-ing Sad' (Video)

“Teenagers shouldn’t be worrying about getting mowed down in school by assault rifles,” actor and author says<p>Michael Rapaport appears to have mixed …

Dylann Roof

Gun Makers Watching Sandy Hook Lawsuit Against Remington

All eyes are on the Connecticut Supreme Court as it weighs whether to quash a wrongful-death lawsuit brought on by Sandy Hook families against gun …

Guns

Alex Jones, InfoWars Sued for Defamation by Charlottesville Attack Witness

Brennan Gilmore says he was subjected to threats and harassment after being painted as a “deep state” operative<p>InfoWars boss Alex Jones has been hit …

Dylann Roof

How Obama Got Schooled by a Broken System

After the 2012 election, conventional wisdom said the GOP had to become more centrist to survive, but that didn't acknowledge the power of …

Barack Obama

Despite Trump's meeting, video games and violence still don't add up

President Donald Trump met with members of the the video game industry and interest groups on Thursday to discuss the issue of video games and their …

Red Dead Redemption

‘Morning Joe’ Snaps at Congressman Over Gun Control: ‘Get Rid of the Assault Weapons!’ (Video)

Donny Deutsch boils over in frustration at Rep. Steve Stivers<p>The set of “Morning Joe” came in for a moment of testiness on Friday courtesy of regular …

Guns

Why Comparing Israel to America on Guns Laws Is Flawed (Video)

“Forget about an assault rifle, the best you can hope for in Israel is one pistol,” former Israeli soldier and TheWrap reporter Itay Hod tells HLN’s …

Guns

Sandy Hook Hoax Revisited

<b>Q:</b> <b>Are the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting actually alive?</b><b></b> <b><br>A: No. That is a claim made by conspiracy theorists who believe the</b> …

Guns

After a school shooting, are parents to blame?

Comments read, "Parents have got to do better" and "These horrible acts of violence will continue to happen if their REAL cause is not addressed." …

Nikolas Cruz

School Cops Tell President Trump They 'Love the Children' Too

“I would welcome the president to come to my school in Baltimore County, Maryland, and see for himself,” president of the National Association of …

Law Enforcement