Adam Lanza

Special Ed Employee Sentenced After Abusing Student With Autism

Monica Burke, a former employee of the St. Vrain Valley School District, was sentenced on Friday, August 25, to twenty months in prison for kicking, …

Denver

Why We Need To Address Domestic Violence To Stop Mass Shootings

Whether cognitively, historically, or criminally, patterns are the means by which humans predict what will happen next. It's estimated that there …

Gun Control

Parents of Newtown victims want to know if teachers had keys

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Lawyers for the parents of two children killed in the Newtown school shooting are demanding to see evidence that two teachers fatally shot in the massacre had access to keys that could have been used to lock the doors of their classrooms.<p>The attorneys filed motions in Danbury …

News (U.S.)

The NRA Is Complicit In Stoking White Nationalist Violence

The organization has encouraged its members to take up arms against the "violent left."<p>Now that the president of the United States has finally discovered something known as racism, we can all sit back, confident that the violence in Charlottesville will be addressed. But the folks breathing a deep …

Racism

DA Compares Child With Autism to Sandy Hook Shooter in Assault Case

In the lawsuit between the Thompson family and the 18th District Attorney's office, a deputy district attorney compared the child to the Sandy Hook …

Denver

Walmart Apologizes For An Unfortunate Placement Of Their ‘Own The School Year Like A Hero’ Signage Atop A Gun Case

It’s back-to-school season, which means young people are getting outfitted and stocking up on supplies for the new academic year. A superstore like Wal-Mart can be a one-stop shop for all your back-to-school needs from sneakers and notebooks, to a new laptop or, uh, gun.<p>An eagle-eyed Twitter user …

Walmart

Website has been tracking gun violence in the United States since 2013

<b>By John Cheves</b>, <i>The Associated Press</i>LEXINGTON, Ky. — When gunshots make national news, Mark Bryant’s phone rings in Lexington.Bryant, 62, is neither a …

Gun Control

Town of Newtown asks judge to throw out wrongful death suit

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The town of Newtown and its Board of Education asked a judge to throw out the wrongful death lawsuit filed by the parents of two children killed during the Sandy Hook shootings in December 2012.<p>The lawsuit, filed in state Superior Court in January 2015, alleges security …

News (U.S.)

Shooting at Little Rock Nightclub Leaves 28 Injured (Video)

“We do NOT believe this incident was an active shooter or terror related incident,” Little Rock Police says<p>At least 28 people were wounded in a …

Entertainment

New Conspiracy Theory: Children Kidnapped for Mars Slave Colony

Even in this age of free-flying conspiracy theories, this one's a doozy.<p>On Thursday (June 29), a guest on Alex Jones' radio show named Robert David …

Exploration

Mom of Sandy Hook victim says she forgives shooter, wants others to choose love

This Friday, June 30, would have been the 11th birthday of Jesse Lewis, who died in the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting. His mom, Scarlett Lewis, told TODAY Parents that his family plans to celebrate the day at his grave, where they will have cake and write messages to him on balloons that they will …

Health

Tell the Truth about Terrorism.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) When Congressman Steve Scalise was shot the gun man was not immediately identified. How many Americans saw the breaking story, and …

Racism

Bernie Sanders' Wife Blames Media in Wake of Alexandria Shooting (Video)

“I think the media needs to look at itself as well,” Jane Sanders tells CNN’s Wolf Blitzer<p>Wolf Blitzer’s interview with Jane Sanders took an …

Entertainment

UPS Worker Kills 3 Colleagues in San Francisco Before Turning Gun on Himself

Two other people are taken to area hospital with gunshot wounds<p>A UPS worker opened opened fire at a San Francisco delivery center Wednesday, killing …

Entertainment

Megyn Kelly's interview with conspiracy theorist Alex Jones becomes a headache for NBC News

The social media backlash against Megyn Kelly’s NBC News interview with far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is showing how the transition from cable to broadcast news can be a tricky one.<p>Kelly, who joined NBC after 12 years at Fox News, is the highest-profile cable star to cross over to …

Megyn Kelly

Megyn Kelly Dropped as Host for Sandy Hook Group’s Gala Over Alex Jones Interview

Megyn Kelly’s NBC interview with Infowars’s Alex Jones is not scheduled to air until Sunday, but it’s already caused intense controversy.Jones, whom …

Megyn Kelly

Alex Jones agrees with Newtown families, wants interview pulled

Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has said he agrees with the loved ones of Sandy Hook massacre victims and is calling for NBC to pull his interview …

Father's Day

'Cruel and insensitive': Sandy Hook hoaxer gets prison time for threatening 6-year-old victim's father

A Florida woman who claimed the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School was a hoax was sentenced Wednesday to five months in prison for making …

Crime

‘Worst mistake of my life’: Sandy Hook hoaxer jailed for threatening boy victim’s father

A Florida woman who claimed the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School was a hoax was sentenced Wednesday to five months in prison for making …

Canadian News

Woman Who Made Death Threats To Parent Of Sandy Hook Massacre Victim Sentenced To Prison

A Florida woman who pleaded guilty to threatening the father of a victim of the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre was sentenced to five …

Israel

Florida woman sent to prison for threatening Sandy Hook parent

A Florida woman who believed the 2012 massacre at a Connecticut elementary school was a hoax was sentenced to five months in federal prison on …

Crime

The Morning After Manchester

Hatred is not blind; hatred sees very well.<p>Nothing about it was unprecedented.<p>It was a mass casualty terrorist attack in Manchester, in the northwest of England. That is not unprecedented. In 1996, the Irish Republican Army set off a truck bomb in Manchester that injured 200 people and did damage …

Sandy Hook Elementary School

First 100 days: Trump team touts number of Obama rules they killed

Though President Trump is unlikely to ding ObamaCare before the 100-day mark this Saturday, he and GOP lawmakers have been able to chip away at Barack Obama's legacy in other ways -- by making unprecedented use of an obscure rule-killing law.<p>Under the Congressional Review Act, Republicans wiped out …

Congressional Review Act

How gun advertising in America has changed since the 1950s

There are many reasons why so many Americans seem to be so uniquely enamored with owning so many firearms.<p>At least one of the causes must be gun …

Guns

Newtown Mom Reflects on Meeting Gunman’s Father: ‘I Wanted to Understand What he Knew’

Like many other people, Alissa Parker wanted answers in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.<p>Mostly, she wanted to know what could …

Crime

Five years after Sandy Hook shooting, how one mother learned to forgive

In the aftermath of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary that took her six-year old daughter Emilie, Alissa Parker thought about the gunman as a monster, when she could bring herself to think of him at all.<p>In a new book, Parker writes about how, five years later, she has come to forgive Adam …

Three dead in murder-suicide at US school

A man walked into a school in southern California Monday and shot dead his estranged wife in front of her students, killing an eight-year-old boy in …

San Bernardino

Gun News of the Week: Nuked Filibusters Aside, Gorsuch to Join Supreme Court This Month

TOP STORY<p><b>Nuked Filibusters Aside, Gorsuch to Join Supreme Court This Month</b><p>The Senate Judiciary Committee in an 11-to-9 partisan vote sent Judge Neil …

Gun Control

How a Sandy Hook Mom Came to Forgive the Shooter Who Murdered Her Daughter

In Alissa Parker’s new book, <i>An Unseen Angel</i>, she writes about still feeling the presence of her 6-year-old daughter, Emilie, who was killed in the …

Sandy Hook Elementary School

One killed, 15 injured in Ohio nightclub shooting

The gunmen remained at large following the shooting at the Cameo nightclub in Cincinnati that Police Chief Eliot Isaac said was packed with …

New Year's Day