Gun Violence

Desirae Shapiro, 19, right, and her mother, Gina Shapiro, friends of 18-year-old Danforth shooting victim Reese Fallon, mourn after visiting a makeshift memorial, Monday, July 23, 2018, in Toronto, remembering the victims of the shooting on Sunday. (Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP)
July 24, 2018 - 6:02 pm
TORONTO (AP) — Investigators said Tuesday there was no national security risk following the mass shooting that killed two people and wounded 13, as they continued to probe the life of the 29-year-old gunman for clues to what prompted the deadly rampage in a popular Toronto neighborhood. The...
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A young girl writes a message on the sidewalk at a site remembering the victims of a Sunday evening shooting on Danforth Avenue, in Toronto on Monday, July 24, 2018. (Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP)
July 24, 2018 - 2:29 pm
TORONTO (AP) — Of all the things people in Toronto are horrified by in the aftermath of the shooting that killed two people and injured 13, this stands out: The man responsible had a handgun. To mass shooting-weary America — where there are about 300 million guns of all kinds — possession of a...
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May 29, 2018 - 1:36 pm
MIAMI (CBS) -- An upcoming computer video game that would allow players to re-create school shootings by stalking school hallways and racking up kills has been condemned as insensitive and inappropriate by the parents of students who were shot to death during the massacre at Marjory Stoneman...
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USA Today
May 21, 2018 - 5:48 pm
LOS ANGELES (KNX1070) - In the wake of deadly school violence, lawmakers in Sacramento are poised to expand on California's so-called Red Flag law. The law passed after the 2014 Isla Vista massacre allows family members to ask a judge to temporarily strip gun possession rights from people who...
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USA Today
LOS ANGELES (KNX1070) - A Laker legend feels he has the solution to end school shootings. Shaquille O'Neal, an honorary officer himself, thinks that police need more funding and he isn't in favor of a ban on guns. Shaq says he would like to see more police officers in schools, inner cities and...
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Walmart, Inc.
February 28, 2018 - 10:01 am
The move comes the same day that Dick's Sporting Goods announced it would stop selling assault-style weapons.
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CBS News
February 21, 2018 - 4:15 pm
WASHINGTON (CBS News) - One week after the deadly school shooting in Florida, President Trump invited Americans touched by gun violence to the White House on Wednesday for a "listening session." What the president heard was emotional pleas and anguished voices from parents who lost children and...
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