Mass Shooting

The Puzzling Media Obsession With Mass Shootings

U.S. media devote an inordinate amount of time and attention to deaths from mass shootings. Here’s the top 4 hits from a simple Google search:<p><i>CNN</i>. Deadliest Mass Shootings in US History Fast Facts – CNN –• <i><br>MarketWatch (Dow Jones & Co.)</i>. These are the 10 deadliest mass shootings in modern U.S. …


Ohio man threatened historical mass shooting at Las Vegas casino

Filed under: News, US, Crime<p>An Ohio man is facing federal charges after he allegedly threatened to stage a historic mass shooting at a Las Vegas casino where his estranged wife was employed at the time.<p><i>Photo: CUYAHOGA FALLS POLICE</i><p>Read more...<p>Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments

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Gun Enthusiast, Fed Up With Mass Shootings, Destroys AR-15

A Southern California man, fed up with the growing number of mass shootings across the U.S., decided to do his part to help end gun violence by …


Gun Control Attitudes May Not Have Changed Much Despite Recent Mass Shootings

America remains split on whether lawmakers should try to take action to reduce massacres.<p>Mass shootings in America rarely lead to political change, but they often do result in a brief spike in support for gun control. But as new polling suggests, with opinions on the topic starkly divided along …

Gun Control

As mass shootings become more common is it changing the way people are reacting to them?

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - They seem to be more of an epidemic, mass shootings in America.<p>Two of the five deadliest mass shootings in modern U.S. …

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Trump criticized after apparently tweeting condolences for wrong mass shooting

President Donald Trump faced criticism after he appeared to have copied a tweet shared after a mass...

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Florida school sells bulletproof backpack inserts in response to mass shootings

WASHINGTON (WJLA) - Florida Christian School says it is sellingbulletproof panel inserts that can be placed inside children's backpacks in protection …


14 more lawsuits filed over Las Vegas mass shooting

Another 14 lawsuits have been filed from people seeking damages in connection to the mass shooting Oct. 1 at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las …

Las Vegas

Trump Offers Condolences, for the Wrong Mass Shooting

President Trump appeared to offer his condolences for the wrong mass shooting on Tuesday in a late-night Twitter post, which was later deleted.<p>“May God be with the people of Sutherland Springs, Texas. The FBI and Law Enforcement has arrived,” Mr. Trump said in a Twitter post at 11:34 p.m., soon …

U.S. Politics

Twitter mad at President Trump: He tweeted about wrong mass shooting

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Trump Actually Tweeted Condolences About The Wrong Mass Shooting Last Night

Trump offers condolences for California shooting in Texas<p>It’s been almost a year since Donald Trump was elected President and what’s almost as …

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Donald Trump tweeted about the wrong mass shooting after California rampage

President Donald Trump tweeted about the wrong mass shooting late Tuesday after a gunman launched a gun rampage in California and killed at least …

Piers Morgan

Mass shootings in US: Time to take a leaf out of India's book while selling firearms to civilians?

The California shooting that killed five people, including the gunman, is now the fifteenth case of mass shootings in the United States in 2017. One …

Gun Control

Foreign Ministry condemns US mass shooting; assures no M'sian affected

PUTRAJAYA: No Malaysian was affected by the mass shooting incident which took place in Northern California on Tuesday.<p>In a statement today, Wisma …


Article: Today's Children Will Be in a Constant State of Emergency Tomorrow

(Image by Department of Foreign Affairs) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>No wonder there's a growing army of "preppers." It's hard to escape …

Liberal View

It’s time to end America’s gun violence epidemic. Help us change the conversation

Today the Guardian US is launching Break the Cycle, a new series to challenge the orthodoxy that gun reform is a hopeless pursuit<p>Gun violence in America follows a ritualized playbook. Shootings happen, outrage is expressed, debate ensues, preventative measures are suggested. Then the backlash …

Gun Control

Mass Shootings Prompt College to Drop Mascot’s Name: Shooter

Mass shootings across the nation have prompted Marist College in New York to drop Shooter as the nickname for its sports mascot.<p>The Poughkeepsie …

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Most mass killers are men who have also attacked family

What do most mass killers have in common?<p>As a researcher who studies coercive control in intimate relationships, I can point out a few key …

Khalid Masood

Get rid of 'gun-free' zones to prevent deaths

CLOSE<p>Sutherland Iowa residents are holding a benefit for Las Vegas shooting victim Carly Kreibaum<p>Kathie Obradovich, in trying to debunk what she …

Gun Control

Some churches putting faith in their own guns to fend off mass shootings

This month’s slaughter inside a small Texas church has compelled the church’s pastor to carry a gun, but some fellow clergy are already armed with …


Pastor gives sermon at Texas church that was site of mass shooting

Pastor Frank Pomeroy says he decided to open the church as a memorial.

Strengthening laws which take guns out of the hands of domestic abusers will help prevent future mass shootings.

<i>Last week a gunman killed 26 and wounded 20 in a Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. Like many mass shooters, the gunman, Devin Kelley, had</i> …

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We need to talk about mass murderers

Campaigns to deflect attention away from killers and towards their victims are ultimately misguided.<p>At a press conference in Sutherland Springs, …

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Texas church shooter's ex-wife says he held a gun to her head

The first wife of Devin Kelley, the Air Force veteran police say carried out a mass shooting at a rural Texas church last week, told "Inside Edition" …


Texas church where deadly mass shooting took place opens as memorial

Hundreds gathered in the tiny town of Sutherland Springs for the first Sunday service since a gunman killed more than two dozen people.


White Men and Republicans Don't Think Domestic Violence Is All That Important

Sutherland Springs, Las Vegas, Sandy Hook, Orlando...what do all these recent mass shootings have in common? The perpetrators of these horrific …

Liberal View

Gutless leaders are even afraid of data on gun violence

Contrary to comments by President Donald Trump and Sen. Mitch McConnell after the recent church massacre in Texas, it isn’t too early to begin the …

Gun Control

Is The ‘Bojack Horseman’ “Thoughts and Prayers” Episode Right About Mass Shootings?

If you watched the most recent season of Netflix’s <i>Bojack Horseman</i>, then you would have seen Episode 5 titled “Thoughts and Prayers,” which centers …


America's Mass Shooting Problem Is A Domestic Violence Problem

It seems like there is no place in America that is immune to a mass shooting. Inside a darkened movie theater. At a nightclub throbbing with sweaty …

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Searching for solutions, large and small

A semiautomatic handgun concealed under his winter clothes, Josiah Zachery made his way to Jamaica Plain one snowy morning in 2015, prosecutors say. …