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Feb 07, 2019
US' House of Representatives holds first committee hearings on gun violence, climate change in 8 years"No more climate denialism. No more evasions. @HouseDemocrats are in charge," tweeted the House Committee on Natural Resources. A hearing on gun violence was held at the same time, also a first in eight years, in a sign of changing times on Capitol Hill.
Nov 09, 2018
Democrats promise congressional action on gun control after California shooting that saw 12 people killedMeasures including expanded background checks and a ban on assault-style weapons are likely to reach the House floor when Democrats retake control after eight years of Republican rule. "The American people deserve real action to end the daily epidemic of gun violence that is stealing the lives of our children on campuses, in places of worship and on our streets," said Rep. Nancy Pelosi of California, the Democratic leader who is running for a second stint as House speaker.
Jul 18, 2018
Who Is America? review: Sacha Baron Cohen's new satire does not 'make benefit' his once glorious careerRetaining the inflammatory nature of his previous work, Sacha Baron Cohen updates his tried-and-tested formula to include 2018 America's ideological polarities in Who Is America?
May 07, 2018
Watch: Childish Gambino's provocative music video for 'This is America' critiques gun violence, racismRich in symbolism and layered with question-raising imagery, Childish Gambino's music video shows what it means to be black in trigger-happy America.
Apr 22, 2018
Nude gunman kills four, injures four in Tennessee restaurant; shooter was armed with AR-15 assault rifleA nude gunman shot dead four people and injured at least four more in the early hours of Sunday at a restaurant on the outskirts of Nashville, Tennessee
Apr 21, 2018
19-year-old former student carries gun in guitar case to Florida school, fires at closed door; 1 injuredA gunman carrying a shotgun in a guitar case opened fire at a Florida high school, wounding one student as other students and teachers piled desks and cabinets against classroom doors to make barricades
Mar 25, 2018
Paul McCartney, George Clooney, Ariana Grande among celebrities at March For Our Lives in Washington rallyCelebrities attending the Washington event included power couples George and Amal Clooney and Kate Capshaw and Steven Spielberg, who helped fund the protests with a combined $1 million donation.
Mar 21, 2018
Maryland school shootout: Gunman killed, identified as 17-year-old student Austin RollinsSt. Mary's County Sheriff Tim Cameron said the assailant, identified as Austin Rollins, died of a gunshot wound after a school security officer "engaged" with him at Great Mills High School in southern Maryland.
Mar 03, 2018
Donald Trump's shifting stance on gun control leaves lawmakers befuddled, Washington baffledIn his quest to tackle gun violence, President Donald Trump has ricocheted between calling for tougher laws and declaring his fealty to the Second Amendment's right to bear arms, leaving a trail of befuddled lawmakers and advocates in his wake. One thing he still has not done: clearly outline his legislative priorities.
Mar 01, 2018
Weeks after Florida school shooting, US church holds commitment ceremony featuring AR-15 riflesDozens of US couples donned crowns and cradled guns at a controversial commitment ceremony in a Pennsylvania church on Wednesday