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# gun-control - Monday 10 July, 2017

Pregnant woman loses baby after fatal shooting at gender reveal party Ohio This post contains videos

Pregnant woman loses baby after fatal shooting at gender reveal party

The shooting happened near Cincinnati in the US state of Ohio

# gun-control - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Lotto ticket worth €6.1 million stored in Westmeath gun cabinet for safe keeping

Each family member will receive €1 million from the prize.

# gun-control - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

A Trump Republican who shot and killed himself last weekend has just won a New York primary election

He was due to surrender to the FBI to face federal fraud charges before killing himself on Friday,

# gun-control - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Teenage girl takes her own life after shooting classmate in Texas school

Schools in the rural town were locked down.

# gun-control - Sunday 28 August, 2016

Donald Trump politicises the shooting dead of the cousin of an NBA basketball star

Nykea Aldridge, cousin of Dwyane Wade was shot dead in Chicago.

# gun-control - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

"Give me a break" - Donald Trump defends comments that appeared to hint at Hillary assassination

Trump has faced widespread condemnation for the comments.

# gun-control - Friday 29 July, 2016

Inside the demolished and rebuilt Sandy Hook Elementary School Regeneration This post contains videos

Inside the demolished and rebuilt Sandy Hook Elementary School

The scene of the 2012 Newtown massacre is now a high-tech building that will open in the autumn.

# gun-control - Monday 11 July, 2016

Courthouse shooting: Two bailiffs and gunman dead after shooting in Michigan

Another two people including a sheriff’s deputy were injured.

# gun-control - Sunday 26 June, 2016

America has rejected over 100 gun-control measures since 2011 - but something may be changing

Any changes are stubbornly resisted.

# gun-control - Friday 17 June, 2016

# gun-control - Monday 13 June, 2016

'Call the police mommy, I'm gonna die': Mother shares texts sent from son at Florida nightclub

Tributes have been paid to the 50 victims.

# gun-control - Saturday 23 April, 2016

School security staff in Colorado are being armed with semi-automatic rifles

Douglas County is spending more than $12,000 to buy 10 semiautomatics.

14 dead after two shooting rampages in one day

At least one suspected gunman is still on the loose.

# gun-control - Monday 18 April, 2016

12-year-old boy shot dead hours after a memorial for his cousin who was also shot dead

Jajuan Hubert Latham died on Saturday.

# gun-control - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Florida pro-gun activist is shot by her four-year-old son Gun Laws This post contains videos

Florida pro-gun activist is shot by her four-year-old son

Jamie Gilt is a vocal advocate for gun ownership and was seriously injured.

# gun-control - Sunday 21 February, 2016

14-year-old girl among seven killed in Michigan shooting spree

Police said they believe the shootings were random and not targeting particular people

# gun-control - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Eagles of Death Metal singer says "everybody" has to have guns Bataclan This post contains videos

Eagles of Death Metal singer says "everybody" has to have guns

Jesse Hughes was speaking ahead of the band’s concert in Paris’s Olympia Theatre tonight.

# gun-control - Monday 25 January, 2016

Teenage boy charged with killing four in Canada shooting spree

The unnamed 17-year-old also faces seven counts of attempted murder.

# gun-control - Monday 11 January, 2016

Three-year-old boy shoots himself dead with father's handgun

The boy found the gun under the cash register at his father’s store.

# gun-control - Friday 8 January, 2016

Obama at CNN town hall meeting: I am not out to get your guns Imaginary Fiction This post contains videos

Obama at CNN town hall meeting: I am not out to get your guns

The US president took on the gun lobby in a forum televised on prime-time CNN last night.

# gun-control - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Fox News host slams Obama's tearful display, says he hid 'raw onion' in podium

Republican politicians and commentators have been lining up to criticise Obama for his emotional gun control announcement.

Watch: Obama in tears as he announces plan on gun control

The US President became emotional as he remembered 20 elementary school children shot dead three years ago in Newtown, Connecticut.

What difference will Obama's new gun control plan make? Mass Shootings This post contains videos

What difference will Obama's new gun control plan make?

The US president announced a series of executive actions to curb gun violence yesterday.

# gun-control - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Obama and Hilary want crackdown on gun violence ... Trump, not so much Mass Shootings This post contains videos

Obama and Hilary want crackdown on gun violence ... Trump, not so much

Republicans aren’t so keen on the President’s plans.

# gun-control - Monday 7 December, 2015

This newspaper's front page about gun control is amazing

The New York Daily News has the NRA in its sights.

# gun-control - Saturday 5 December, 2015

The New York Times uses front page to call for gun control

It is the first time the newspaper has used the front page for an editorial since 1920.

# gun-control - Friday 27 November, 2015

Chicago in shock after gang murder of nine-year-old boy lured into an alley and shot Tyshawn Lee This post contains videos

Chicago in shock after gang murder of nine-year-old boy lured into an alley and shot

It’s believed the killing was an attempt to get revenge on the child’s father.

# gun-control - Saturday 31 October, 2015

12-year-old boy arrested because he planned to shoot up his school

His classmate turned him in – and is being hailed as a hero for stopping a possible tragedy.

# gun-control - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Donald Trump says gun laws are not to blame for Oregon shooting

The presidential hopeful said he felt that mental health issues were the bigger issue.

A history of violence: 10 dead in a US college shooting is not an aberration

294 shootings in 267 days…

# gun-control - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Man accidentally shoots himself dead while posing for a selfie with a gun

Police say he was “handling a gun he believed to be unloaded.”

# gun-control - Saturday 29 August, 2015

The survivor of the Virginia shooting is awake and talking about the horrific attack Wdbj Shooting This post contains videos

The survivor of the Virginia shooting is awake and talking about the horrific attack

Vicki Gardner was wounded as she fell to the ground after hearing the first shots.

# gun-control - Monday 24 August, 2015

Boston Police thwart potential gun attack at Pokemon World Championship

Police say the two men carrying the guns had threatened violence.

# gun-control - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Vince Vaughn: Guns in schools would help stop school shootings

The actor told GQ that mass shootings only happen in schools that are defenceless.

# gun-control - Monday 18 May, 2015

Police charge 170 after 'gruesome' shootout between biker gangs Waco This post contains videos

Police charge 170 after 'gruesome' shootout between biker gangs

Nine people died and 18 were wounded in the incident.

# gun-control - Monday 20 April, 2015

Video: US gun violence costs lives. But how much money does it cost? Out Of Control This post contains videos

Video: US gun violence costs lives. But how much money does it cost?

Magazine Mother Jones have crunched the grim figures.

# gun-control - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Baby (1) dies after being shot in the face by toddler (3)

Police say somebody will “held accountable for this tragedy”.

# gun-control - Sunday 15 March, 2015

Were 1,700 guns really stolen in five years?

It depends on what you define a gun as, really.

# gun-control - Friday 27 February, 2015

Seven people shot dead in shooting rampage in small US town

The gunman also died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

# gun-control - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Gun maker to boycott Liam Neeson after his curse-filled anti-gun tirade

The Taken star said private gun owership in the US is a “f***ing disgrace”.