# gun-violence - Monday 17 February, 2014
The rifle was discovered as part of an ongoing garda investigation during the search of a house in Ballyshannon this evening.
# gun-violence - Friday 7 February, 2014
Two men forced their way into a house in west Belfast this evening, police have said.
# gun-violence - Wednesday 13 November, 2013
Police are still looking for the shooter and the three victims have been taken to hospital.
# gun-violence - Friday 14 June, 2013
The shootings took place on 14 December last, when deranged Adam Lanza shot his mother and then 26 others, including 20 children.
# gun-violence - Thursday 11 April, 2013
The law contains an expansion of background checks for gun purchases at firearm shows and on the internet but not between relatives and friends.
# gun-violence - Wednesday 13 February, 2013
The US president set out an ambitious agenda for his second term in his fifth State of the Union address in Washington overnight. Watch key excerpts from the speech…
# gun-violence - Thursday 31 January, 2013
The former US congresswoman, who nearly died after being shot in the head two years ago, gave an emotional testimony to senators in Washington yesterday.
# gun-violence - Wednesday 2 January, 2013
The town of Marlboro has posted armed police at every school on the restart of the academic year today.
# gun-violence - Wednesday 26 December, 2012
The CNN host is coming under severe criticism for his outspoken views on gun control in the United States.
Cheryl Spengler has been missing since Monday, the day that William Spengler set his home ablaze, luring firefighters to the scene where he shot two dead.
# gun-violence - Friday 21 December, 2012
The US’ powerful gun lobby group, the National Rifle Association, has called for armed police or guards to be deployed in every school in the country.
# gun-violence - Wednesday 19 December, 2012
Obama has asked his vice president Joe Biden to lead efforts to formulate proposals that he insists will not impinge on the Second Amendment, which enshrines the right to bear arms in the US.
Submit news and pictures