The massacre inflamed the nation’s debate over guns, turned Parkland students into political activists and gave rise to some of the biggest youth demonstrations since the Vietnam era.
Maryland lawmakers and gun violence prevention advocates are calling attention to gun control measures in the General Assembly this year.
A review of an incident that led to the shooting death of a firefighter in 2016 is underway, with the goal of finding new ways to reduce the risk to first responders in potentially dangerous calls.
Police are responding to a shooting early Saturday morning with multiple victims at a bowling alley in Torrance, California.
City officials say more gun violence has contributed to the rising number of murders, and D.C. saw one of the biggest increases in fatal shootings nationwide while most other major cities reported overall decreases.
Roger “Tom” Marmet was caught in crossfire as he sat in his car at a traffic light in Northeast D.C. A 22-year-old man has been charged with pre-meditated first-degree murder in connection to the killing.
A boy is struggling for his life this weekend after he and his father were shot Friday afternoon in Northeast D.C.
A 16-year-old student of a high school outside of Charlottesville has been arrested for allegedly threatening gun violence.
The Trump administration is moving to officially ban bump stocks, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire rapidly like automatic firearms.
On My Take, Clinton Yates reminds listeners that guns are designed to kill.
Maryland’s new “red flag law” has gone into effect and supporters predict that it will save lives.
An outbreak of gun violence across D.C. claimed two lives and injured several more overnight Saturday into Sunday, closing off an already bloody September in the District.
Montgomery County students and school board members are backing a call to reinforce security after a spate of school shootings across the country.
“The bottom line is that we all deserve to feel safe where we study and where we work. There’s a lot more we could be doing and a lot more we should be doing,” said Democratic gubernatorial nominee Ben Jealous.
An art installation near Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School features nearly 200 white T-shirts hanging on a fence inscribed with magic market. The shirts symbolize the 199 teen victims of gun violence in 2018, alone, student organizers say.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.