Brianna Provenzano
Brianna Provenzano
Reporter, Hype
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“Patchwork of local gun laws” blamed for Waffle House shooting suspect having AR-15 in possession

Reinking is suspected of killing four people and injuring several others in a shooting spree at a Tennessee Waffle House restaurant.

April 23, 2018

Graduate students might be the next group striking for their rights

"I think what this fight is for is for the soul of the university."
April 20, 2018

Students walk out of schools to mark 19th anniversary of Columbine shooting

The walkout was planned to coincide with the 19-year anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting in Colorado, which left 12 students and a teacher dead in 1999.
April 17, 2018

Colorado teachers add their voices to other statewide strikes for fair wages

Monday's protest was inspired by similar movements happening across the country in states like Oklahoma, Arizona and Kentucky.
April 16, 2018

Kentucky governor apologizes for comments linking teachers strike to sexual assault

“I guarantee you somewhere in Kentucky today, a child was sexually assaulted that was left at home because there was nobody there to watch them,” Bevin told reporters Friday evening.
April 11, 2018

Bank of America will stop lending money to clients who manufacture military-style guns

Bank of America is the latest financial institution to pull the plug on lending to manufacturers of military-style assault weapons.

April 5, 2018

An Illinois town passed an assault weapons ban — now the NRA is backing an effort to overturn it

In a statement on Wednesday, the Institute for Legislative Action — the lobbying arm of the NRA — said that the organization “is pleased to assist [Guns] Save Life” in its legal efforts.
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April 4, 2018

Suspected YouTube shooter “hated” the company, father says

The suspected shooter in Tuesday's YouTube attack reportedly "hated" the company.
April 3, 2018

Stoneman Douglas students are protesting the clear backpacks they’re being forced to use

Some students believe the safety measures are nothing more than a glossy diversion from the real issues.
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April 3, 2018

Police: 1 dead in YouTube shooting, 3 injured

This story is breaking.
April 2, 2018

Laura Ingraham’s long history of controversial behavior

Laura Ingraham has been saying vile things since long before David Hogg came along.

March 27, 2018

Parkland teens clarify Second Amendment repeal isn’t their mission

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens is advocating for the repeal of the Second Amendment — a goal that diverges from the aims of the "Never Again" movement.
March 26, 2018

Remington’s bankruptcy is just the start: Why gun companies are struggling in the United States

Remington's bankruptcy filing follows financial woes that have been an issue for some time now — and the company’s not the only gunmaker in America with declining sales in recent months.
March 26, 2018

Here’s how the ‘Roseanne’ set and costume designers brought the Conners into 2018

'Mic' spoke with set and costume designers from the new 'Roseanne' reboot about what went into updating the iconic TV family for the 21st century.
March 22, 2018

Citigroup announces new restrictions on firearm sales by its partners

Citigroup just became the first Wall Street institution to enter the ongoing national debate on gun control in America.
March 22, 2018

Inside the grassroots, youth-led push for more mental health resources in schools

Young people are doing everything in their power to improve the mental health resources in their communities — even if it means creating new ones themselves.

March 21, 2018

“America’s mass shooting generation is mobilizing”: Survey shows gun violence is key issue for teens

Gun violence prevention is the top issue in deciding who to vote for among young people who will be eligible to participate in the 2018 midterms elections.
March 20, 2018

Shooting at Maryland high school leaves gunman dead, 2 critically injured

The shooting comes nearly a week after students across the country walked out of schools to protest gun violence.
March 15, 2018

Sister of Charleston shooter Dylann Roof arrested after allegedly bringing weapons to school

Morgan Roof is the sister of Dylann Roof, the Charleston church shooter who pled guilty to murdering nine people during a bible study class.
March 14, 2018

Here are the 34 mass shootings that have happened in the US since Parkland

In the six weeks since 17 students and faculty members were killed at a high school in Parkland, Florida, there have already been 34 more mass shootings.