President Obama has heard the public’s cries over the lack of attention he’s paid to the gun violence in Chicago and finally returned home Friday (Feb. 15). Speaking at the Hyde Park Academy, the commander in chief stood on the platform of stricter gun laws, and the banning of high magazine rifles, but pointed out […]
The NRA’s CEO Wayne LaPierre remained on the offensive against President Barack Obama’s gun control legislation in an appearance on FOX News Sunday this weekend. In a revealing moment of pushback, LaPierre got checked with criticism over a recent ad that involved President Obama’s daughters.
Parents and family members of thoes killed in the shooting massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary gave emotional testimony Wednesday (Jan. 30), urging lawmakers to do something about gun control. During the hearing, held at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford, Conn., family members called for the banning of assault rifles, and stricter screening practices.
CNN host Piers Morgan is no stranger to getting people’s blood boiling. As a former editor of UK tabloid, the Daily Mirror, he’s amassed enemies both across the pond and stateside, and Alex Jones may want to add himself to the list of Morgan’s haters.
The students of Sandy Hook Elementary returned to school Thursday (Jan. 3), nearly a month after the shooting massacre that rocked the nation and killed 20 children. Chalk Hill Middle School, an unused facility near Sandy Hook, will act as the new location for the students. Volunteers worked hard to prepare the classrooms, which mirror that […]
The shooting massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School will go down in history as the “worst day” of President Obama’s career as leader of the free world. During an interview on Meet the Press airing Sunday (Dec. 30), the commander in chief recounted the day, two weeks ago, when 20 children were slain.
Connecticut shooter Adam Lanza will have his DNA studied in hopes of finding a scientific answer as to what drove him to commit such a heinous crime. Nearly two weeks ago, Lanza shot 20 children and six faculty members at Sandy Hook Elementary School. He also killed his mother prior to shooting up the school.
Gun control is an important issue to Cory Booker. The Newark N.J., mayor appeared on ABC’s This Week, last week and made a heartfelt argument as to why the debate over gun control is non-existent. “I don’t know if anybody here has seen anybody shot. I have,” Booker said.
Firefighters looking to combat an upstate New York house and vehicle fire earlier Monday (Dec. 24) were unsuspecting victims of a gunman who shot four of the first responders, fatally wounding two of them. According to Webster Police Chief Gerald L. Pickering, the firefighters may have stumbled upon a trap, reports ABC News.
It’s been just over a week since 20 innocent children and six adults were killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School, and First Lady Michelle Obama is offering parents advice on how to discuss the massacre with their children. In an open letter, Mrs. Obama urges parents to ensure their children that their safety is a […]
The National Rifle Association (NRA), America’s largest gun-rights group, had been preparing a press conference to the stirring events of Sandy Hook Elementary which took place earlier today, after responding with an earlier written statement. Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre said today that American schoolteachers should have the right to stop future attacks by having […]
Maybach Music Group foot soldier Gunplay is already dealing with legal troubles due to gun violence, so it should be expected that the Def Jam artist would choose his words carefully at all times. However, Mr. 601 & Snort took to Twitter this morning to chime in on the Newtown tragedy, saying the events at […]
A discussion about Sandy Hook turned into a mini-shootout when a Missouri man got tired of talking, and let his gun speak for him. Lester Davis of Wenzville, was put behind bars for pulling out his weapon during a discussion in All Cuts Barber Shop, Tuesday (Dec. 18).
President Barack Obama and the entire nation was faced with grim news this past Friday when 20-year-old lone gunman Adam Lanza entered Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., killing 26 children and adults before turning his weapon on himself. Shaken by the news and swiftly moving into action, President Obama addressed the grieving community […]
Authorities worked overtime to complete the task of positively identifying those killed by the shooting massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. Friday (Dec. 14). 20 children were killed in the tragic incident, most of whom were six and 7 years old. Of the total, eight were boys and 12 were girls. 18 […]
People all over the world are reacting to the grisly and tragic news of the shootings in an elementary school in Sandy Hook, Connecticut.
President Obama addressed the nation Friday (Dec. 14) following the shooting at a Connecticut elementary school earlier in the morning. Driven to tears, Obama was visibly shaken by the ordeal.
UPDATE: The shooter was Adam Lanza, not his elder brother Ryan Lanza, and he died of a self-inflicted gun wound. He used two handguns — a Glock and a Sig Sauer — and a .223-caliber assault rifle. As previously reported, 26 people were murdered at a Newton, Connecticut elementary school today, 18 of those killed […]