The Parkland community is appealing to parents of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students to address the threat of suicide after last year’s deadly shooting.
One year after 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey was fatally shot at Great Mills High School in St. Mary’s County, school leaders are taking steps to provide for the mental and emotional health of their students.
From Russian war games to lava flows on Hawaii to raging fires in California, images gathered from high above Earth by satellites in 2018 delivered a unique perspective on humanity, geopolitics, and the forces of nature that have upended lives and landscape.
One 16-year-old Maryland student remains hopeful that action to combat gun violence at schools will happen, even if it isn’t happening fast enough. She’s just not counting on adults to do all the work.
Protesters took to the streets outside the National Rifle Association to demand stricter gun laws near the nation’s largest gun lobby. They pushed for increased restrictions on downloadable weapons and called on the Internal Revenue Service to revoke the NRA’s tax-exempt status. See photos.
On My Take, Clinton Yates contrasts the 2015 protests in Ferguson, Missouri, and the recent March for Our Lives rally.
Republicans are skeptical. Democrats are hopeful. And outside groups that favor gun control aren’t taking any chances.
Over half a million people rode Metro on March 24, the day D.C. hosted March For Our Lives. Now Miriam’s Kitchen, a D.C. charity seeking to end chronic homelessness in D.C., is asking visitors who attended the march to mail in their used Metro cards so they can be redistributed to the homeless.
The power of the youth rallies against gun violence that were held across the U.S. this weekend impressed many of the celebrities who turned out at the Kids’ Choice Awards.
An 11-year-old girl electrified the crowd at the March for Our Lives rally in Washington, D.C.
Hundreds of thousands came in from across the country to join the student-fueled rally against gun violence called March for Our Lives. Organizers expected up to half a million people in the District, with over 800 sister marches planned across the world in solidarity.
Most of the streets that were closed for Saturday’s March for Our Lives have been reopened by D.C. Police, though some restrictions are still in place. Here’s what you need to know.
Hundreds of thousands of people converged in D.C. Saturday for the March for Our Lives rally against shootings and gun violence in schools. See photos.
Sir Paul McCartney mentioned the murder of John Lennon when he was asked why he was taking part in the March for Our Lives in New York City. Watch the whole interview below.
More than 200,000 people took to the National Mall to call for stricter gun control laws in the March for Our Lives in D.C. You can see some of the highlights of the event here.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.