Gun Violence

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Father Of Student Slain During UCSB Rampage Teams With Other Victims Of Gun Violence

SANTA MONICA (    — The father of a student killed during the recent rampage near the campus of UCSB has teamed up with victims of gun violence and their proponents to fight for stricter gun-control legislation.Richard Martinez was joined Wednesday ... [Published CBS Los Angeles - 4 hours ago]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 13 reports

Senate panel weighs abuser gun restrictions

WASHINGTON -- Elvin Daniel, a "proud'' Republican and NRA member, gave tearful testimony Wednesday in favor of requiring background checks for all gun sales and taking guns out of the hands of abusive dating partners.Daniel, who lost his sister, Zina, ... [Published Greenwich Time - 9 hours ago]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 5 reports

Jewish group calls for NRA lobbyist resignation after Nazi remark

4 mins ago in Politics.Silverdale - Remarks made by a lobbyist for the National Rifle Association comparing gun control to Nazi Germany has enraged Washington's Jewish community and members are asking for his resignation.Leaders in Washington's Jewish ... [Published Digital Journal - 10 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Officials Create Citywide Gun Violence Task Force

(SAN FRANCISCO) -- San Francisco will soon have a citywide task force to curb gun violence in the area, Supervisor Malia Cohen announced Tuesday.The Gun Violence Prevention Task Force, comprised of 17 community members and official representatives, ... [Published KSFO-AM - 14 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Domestic abuse victims to testify in support of new gun control law | World news

Victims of domestic abuse and gun violence have gathered in Washington DC to share their stories as the Senate holds a first-of-its-kind hearing on how to keep guns out of the hands of abusive partners.Former champion boxer Christy Martin will be among ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 14 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Hearing chaired by Whitehouse considers Violence Against Women Act and gun violence

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse is chairman of a hearing today of the Senate Judiciary Committee that is considering whether changes to federal law could affect how women are affected by gun violence.The hearing, which began at 10 a.m. and ... [Published Providence Journal - 15 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Preventing gun violence is a moral obligation

Two years ago, a gunman barged into a Brookfield, Wisconsin spa where my sister Zina worked, shooting her and six other women with a .40-caliber semi-automatic pistol. That same day, Radcliffe went onto, bought the gun – no background check ... [Published Austin American Statesman - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Physicians advocate for increased gun violence research

YOUR COLUMN HERE — In the past couple of years, our nation has witnessed an unprecedented number of mass casualty tragedies because of gun violence. Recent events include mass shootings at a Sikh Temple in Wisconsin, Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, ... [Published Santa Monica Daily Press - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 4 reports

Cle officials unveil plan to curb violence

Two Cleveland councilmen and more than a dozen community leaders unveiled a plan to help curb youth and gun violence Tuesday.“Some of our neighborhoods are physically and emotionally sick,” said John James, a researcher for Cleveland City Council who ... [Published NewsNet 5 - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 4 reports

Here's the Horrible Reality of What Happens When You Cross Guns With Domestic Violence

It only takes seconds for an incident of domestic violence to become fatal, especially when a gun is involved. That's the message behind a new advertisement from Everytown for Gun Safety , a nonprofit founded by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. ... [Published TakePart - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Reduction of gun violence needs to be Priority 1

_ It is laudable that the by the end of this year.At the same time, gun violence in the city takes the lives of innocent children.Getting one’s own house in order should be a priority before intervening elsewhere. The city and its mayor need to make reduction ... [Published Chicago Tribune - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 2 reports

Everytown Releases New TV Ad Ahead Of First-Ever Senate Hearing On Guns And Violence Against Women

Everytown is joined in WashingtonOne of the survivors joining Everytown in D.C. this week is Elvin Daniel"Each month, on average, 48 women like my sister pay a very dear price for our country's lax federal gun laws: their lives," said Daniel. "As a proud ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Jul 29 2014]


Citing local law enforcement officers and national experts, Cormier wrote: "Usually, the answer is quite simple -- young people are getting guns on the street, where a stolen weapon is easy to buy and is cheaper than those sold legally."
"She's just happy to be home," LaTouisha Thompson said of her daughter, Nat'Tasha Thompson, who returned home Tuesday afternoon (July 29). "I think last night was the best night of sleep she's had."
"I don't think there's nothing wrong with it," said James Boston. "If I don't have nothing to hide, I don't have nothing to hide."
"Let’s keep guns out of the hands of the people who don't need or deserve to have guns,” says Martin. “Simply, they're too dangerous."

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Teenagers, guns and death [Published Southwest Florida Herald Tribune - 2 hours ago]
Democrat O’Donnell says he’s what’s needed in t... [Published The Daily News Online - 2 hours ago]
Erie gunfire prompts thoughts: Letters to the e... [Published Erie Times-News - 3 hours ago]
Suddenly, fighting in governor’s race intensifies [Published Boston Globe - 3 hours ago]
Father Of Student Slain During UCSB Rampage Tea... [Published CBS Los Angeles - 4 hours ago]
Intervene in domestic violence [Published Connecticut Post - 4 hours ago]
CT Delegation: Stay in Congress and Vote On The... [Published Congresswoman Rosa L. DeLauro - 5 hours ago]
Toddler wounded by gunfire outside her home thr... [Published Times Picayune / - 6 hours ago]
Roman-like ‘blood lust’ is alive today [Published Albuquerque Journal - 7 hours ago]
Reed's stop and frisk plan 'unconstitutional' [Published NewsNet 5 - 7 hours ago]
Senate Holds 'First Ever' Hearing on Guns, Dome... [Published - 7 hours ago]
Conservatives’ stealth agenda marches on [Published Toronto Star Online - 8 hours ago]
Compelling testimony [Published Log Cabin Democrat - 9 hours ago]
Ban open carry in Kansas City [Published - 9 hours ago]
Senate panel weighs abuser gun restrictions [Published Greenwich Time - 9 hours ago]
Guns Laws and Domestic Violence in Pennsylvania [Published WTAJ-TV - 9 hours ago]
Preview: A Closer Look At Missouri's Ballot Issues [Published St. Louis Public Radio - 9 hours ago]
In pictures and rhetoric, guns prominent in Sen... [Published Charleston Gazette - 10 hours ago]
Capps Response to the Senate Judiciary Committe... [Published Congresswoman Lois Capps - 10 hours ago]
Jewish group calls for NRA lobbyist resignation... [Published Digital Journal - 10 hours ago]
MAUREEN GALLAGHER, Jane Doe: Domestic violence ... [Published Brockton Enterprise - 10 hours ago]
Cheerleader's murder similar to unsolved case [Published ABC Action News - 11 hours ago]
Opinion Show for Wednesday, July 30, 2014 [Published OPEN: Ohio Politics - - 11 hours ago]
Judiciary Committee Examines the Effect of Gun ... [Published Noodls - 12 hours ago]
Should a Special Counsel Investigate the IRS Ta... [Published Christian Post - 12 hours ago]
It's never too late to get to know local rapper... [Published Chicago Reader - 12 hours ago]
Seattle federation calls for NRA lobbyist who i... [Published JTA - 13 hours ago]
RELEASE: Sen. Flake Skips Hearing on Domestic V... [Published Center for American Progress - 13 hours ago]
Hopkins' Campbell Asks Senate to Keep Guns from... [Published Newswise - 13 hours ago]
The violence just won’t go away [Published Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder - 13 hours ago]
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Opinion Show for Wednesday, July 30, 2014 [Published OPEN: Ohio Politics - - 11 hours ago]
This edition of The Opinion Show is about guns and gun violence, so if you're looking for a topic with divergent points of view, you've come to the right place.Cleveland leaders have proposed a variety of radical measures of late... ...
Sen. Whitehouse: Gun Violence Harms Too Many Wo... [Published Senator Sheldon Whitehouse - YouTube Channel - 13 hours ago]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href=""&gt;Sen. Whitehouse: Gun Violence Harms Too Many Women in America July 30, 2014- In today's hearing of the ...
Timothy Johnson: Conservative Media React To Do... [Published Media Matters for America - County Fair - 16 hours ago]
Right-wing media reacted to an ad depicting gun-based domestic violence with the dangerous claim that keeping guns in the home would prevent such attacks. In fact, the presence of a firearm in a home where domestic abuse occurs  increases the risk ...
Pakistan Security Brief - July 30, 2014 [Published Critical Threats - Jul 30 2014]
Major Pakistan Army leadership change to take place in next two months; Report says al Qaeda’s central command in Pakistan coordinates kidnapping efforts of its three main affiliates, European payments of ransom for al Qaeda kidnappings finance group’s ...
Poll: Connecticut Republican Gov Candidate Tom ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 30 2014]
A new online poll released Monday by the New York Times, CBS, and London research firm YouGov found Connecticut Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley with a nine-point lead over incumbent Dannel Malloy (D-WFP). According to , ...
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Blood on the Fourth of July [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 10 2014]
The Right to Bear Denial-of-Service Attacks [Published Slate Magazine - Jun 24 2014]
"When will this insanity stop" -shooting victim... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - May 25 2014]
The Rise of the Vanity Super PACs [Published Slate Magazine - Feb 05 2014]

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Gun Alert App Wants One Million Dollars to Make... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jun 03 2014]
Unload Your 401K: Activists Launch Campaign to ... [Published Financial Services - Apr 29 2014]
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, Gun Violence Survivors... [Published Financial Services - Apr 16 2014]
Golden Mayor Sloan, Moms, Gun Violence Survivor... [Published Financial Services - Apr 16 2014]
Media Call: New Gun Violence Prevention Group '... [Published Financial Services - Apr 16 2014]
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