Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rick Sanders said authorities would not yet identify the 15-year-old, now in police custody, who he said walked into the school armed with a pistol just before 8 a.m. and immediately started firing.
The gunmen in Sutherland Springs, Texas, and Las Vegas, Nevada, both had histories of domestic violence or violence against women. In Devin Kelley’s case, he shouldn’t have been able to own a gun. But two observers tell WTOP the ideal is often not the reality — for several reasons.
At least one person is dead and six others injured in a shooting at Rolling Oaks Mall in San Antonio, Texas, the mayor’s office said.
Residents who want to carry firearms should first be required to pass certified training programs, according to a new study from Mount St. Mary’s University in Maryland.
About 200 protesters lined the street in front of the National Rifle Association’s headquarters in Fairfax County, calling for “sensible gun reform.”
A day after a mass shooting in California, Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., says Congress needs to “quit hiding and address what is a real sickness in this country.”
(NEW YORK) — Americans overwhelmingly see gun violence as a serious problem but divide on government action to address it, the latest ABC News/Washington Post poll shows. They also largely see mass shootings as more…
WASHINGTON — The mass shooting in Oregon is once again putting a spotlight on mental health issues and problems with the treatment process. Insurance companies are required to provide mental health coverage, but big inconsistencies…
Gun control and mental health aren\’t the only
issues when it comes to curbing mass shootings.
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.