Gun violence

FILE - In this July 25, 2018, file photo, Sen. Christopher Murphy, D-Conn., questions Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as he testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. One of Washington’s leading advocates for gun control, Sen. Chris Murphy, has a book coming out next year. Murphy’s “Violence Inside Us: A Brief History of an Ongoing American Tragedy” will be published Jan. 20, Random House announced Monday, July 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
July 15, 2019 - 11:43 am
NEW YORK (AP) — One of Washington's leading advocates for gun control, Sen. Chris Murphy, has a book coming out next year. Murphy's "The Violence Inside Us: A Brief History of an Ongoing American Tragedy" will be published Jan. 20, Random House announced Monday. Murphy, a Democrat from Connecticut...
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(Photo by Thomas Cooper/Getty Images)
April 16, 2019 - 4:26 pm
Columbine High School and about a dozen other schools are on lockdown as law enforcement says it is investigating what appears to be a credible threat possibly involving the schools.
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February 14, 2019 - 10:25 am
The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre a year ago renewed the national debate on guns and school safety, turned some victims' parents and surviving students into political activists and at least temporarily ended the local sheriff's career.
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Lynne Hayes-Freeland
January 09, 2019 - 3:39 pm
On the heels of this week's rally against new gun control measures in the city of Pittsburgh, city council has voted to hire a Stop the Violence Coordinator.
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(Steve Apps/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)
September 20, 2018 - 1:45 pm
By TODD RICHMOND , Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin software worker who opened fire on his fellow employees in their office had worked for the company for almost 18 months and had no criminal history in the state, authorities said Thursday. Police killed the man in a shoot-out...
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(Jerry Jackson /The Baltimore Sun via AP)
September 20, 2018 - 10:37 am
The law enforcement official had knowledge of the shooting but wasn't authorized to discuss details by name and spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated Press.
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September 19, 2018 - 3:27 pm
There was a shooting in Masontown, Fayette County this afternoon on East Church Street.
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(Armando L. Sanchez/Chicago Tribune via AP)
August 06, 2018 - 11:26 am
At least 11 people were shot and killed and about 70 others were wounded over the weekend in Chicago, in a spasm of gun violence that police attributed mostly to gangs and that the president's lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, used to criticize the city's Democratic leadership.
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Joe DeStio
July 25, 2018 - 11:17 am
Officials in the Pittsburgh Public Schools don't want teachers or staff carrying guns in school.
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This undated photo provided by the Toronto Police shows Julianna Kozis. Investigators said Tuesday, July 24, 2018, there was no national security risk following a shooting that killed 10-year-old Kozis and an 18-year-old woman and wounded over a dozen others, as they continued to probe the life of the 29-year-old gunman for clues to what prompted the deadly rampage in a popular Toronto neighborhood. (Family of Julianna Kozis/Toronto Police via AP)
July 24, 2018 - 11:11 pm
TORONTO (AP) — The latest on the deadly mass shooting in Toronto (all times local): 9:15 p.m. Toronto police have identified the 10-year-old girl killed in Sunday's mass shooting as Julianna Kozis. They say she is from Markham, Ontario, and her family is requesting privacy during their time of...
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