Aug. 7, 2017

Why did ‘The Dark Tower’ flop so hard at the box office?

Unfortunately, it seems Idris Elba isn't quite enough to sell a movie to mainstream audiences yet.

July 16, 2017

The Women’s March is now taking on gun control. It could be a huge mistake.

Gun control has never proven to stem the tide of gun violence. But it does lose Democrats elections.
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July 3, 2017

Florida judge rules part of “Stand Your Ground” law unconstitutional

Judge Milton Hirsch ruled that a change to the law making it harder to prosecute shooters violated "constitutional separation of powers."
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July 2, 2017

Police charge David Desper with murder of Bianca Roberson after dayslong manhunt

Chester County, Pennsylvania, District Attorney Tom Hogan said the shooting was "a savage and senseless murder."
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July 1, 2017

Henry Bello, Bronx-Lebanon Hospital shooter, may have had a history of sexual misconduct

Bello was convicted of unlawful imprisonment for assaulting a woman in 2004.
June 18, 2017

Bernie Sanders says Alexandria shooting seems to be tied to suppression of free speech

"Every American has got to stand up against any form of violence," Sanders said on CBS News' 'Face the Nation.'

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June 15, 2017

'Hot Mic' podcast: Alexandria shooting, London apartment fire, new U.S. poet laureate

Here are the important stories to get you caught up for Thursday.
June 14, 2017

Shooting at congressional baseball practice lays bare national divide on gun control

The early morning attack pitted calls for unity against a visceral battle over gun rights and control.
June 14, 2017

Watch 2011 footage of the Alexandria shooter talking at an Occupy Wall Street event

"The 99% are getting pushed around," alleged shooter James Hodgkinson told a St. Louis news station.
June 12, 2017

One year after Pulse shooting, a majority of Americans want stronger gun control measures

The poll found likely voters want gun control measures to go beyond just expanding background checks.
June 12, 2017

GOP is quietly trying to tack protections for firearm silencers onto a natural resources bill

One year after the Pulse nightclub shooting, Republican House members want to end background check requirements for purchasing silencers.

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April 11, 2017

Trump tweeted the day after the Tennessee bus crash, but has been silent on San Bernardino

The president's Twitter feed has remained noticeably silent about Monday's shooting at North Park Elementary School in San Bernardino, California.
March 30, 2017

NRA joins with Donald Trump Jr. to press for looser silencer laws

A bill deregulating silencers may soon land on President Donald Trump's desk.
March 30, 2017

In Trump’s America, liberals are finally reaching for their guns

Some on the left are getting serious about self-defense — disrupting 30 years of Democratic politics and enraging their comrades.
Feb. 15, 2017

Senate strikes down rule aimed at preventing mentally ill people from buying guns

The rule sought to prevent those deemed mentally incapable of managing their finances from purchasing guns.
Feb. 2, 2017

House Republicans just voted to weaken background checks on guns

The Obama regulation sought to prevent people with serious mental health problems from buying guns.

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Jan. 6, 2017

Florida lawmaker tried to make guns legal in airports right before the mass shooting in Ft. Lauderdale

A Florida state senator filed a bill that would allow people to carry concealed weapons in airport terminals.
Dec. 8, 2016
Nov. 8, 2016

The nation's biggest gunmaker plans to change its name to "American Outdoor Brands"

Smith & Wesson may ditch its 164-year-old name.
Oct. 26, 2016

Stevie Wonder serenades Hillary Clinton, praises her work for people with disabilities

The Democratic presidential nominee celebrates her 69th birthday on Oct. 26.
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Oct. 4, 2016

Mike Pence's stance on gun control: The NRA gives him an "A" rating, if that's any clue

Here's what you need to know about Donald Trump's running mate on guns.

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Oct. 4, 2016

Tim Kaine's stance on gun control: Why the candidate's firearms position may surprise you

Here's what you need to know about Tim Kaine's position on gun control
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Sept. 21, 2016

These are the key issues to look out for this 2016 election season

State ballot initiatives will spotlight a host of hot-button issues.
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Sept. 17, 2016
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Sept. 16, 2016

What to know about California's 2016 gun control ballot measure, Prop 63

Californians will vote on whether to impose new ammunition restrictions.
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Sept. 13, 2016

A "black rifles matter" sign is making people very uncomfortable

Linc Sample said Black Lives Matter activists should be "flattered" that he used the phrase.

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Sept. 1, 2016

Survivors of the Aurora 'Dark Knight' shooting must pay the theater $700K in legal fees

Four victims will pay the $700,000 bill — another 41 will split a $150,000 settlement.
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Aug. 29, 2016

Clinton and Trump fans find shaky common ground in unlikely place: gun control

Clinton voters put gun ownership regulations first. Trump backers prioritize gun rights.
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Aug. 24, 2016

Texas students protest campus open carry gun laws by openly carrying dildos

As campus carry comes to the University of Texas at Austin, protesters are fighting back with different weapons: sex toys.
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Aug. 12, 2016

Chicago Gun Violence Just Hit a Historic High: Nearly 100 People Were Shot in the Last 7 Days

The city hasn't seen this much gun violence since the 1990s.