Guns In America
News about shootings, weapons and the debate about America’s gun culture.
Multiple People Shot Dead At Virginia Walmart, Authorities Say
The shooting comes just days after a gunman killed six and injured 18 people at an LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado.
November 23, 2022
Takeoff From Migos Rap Group Dead After Houston Shooting
Gun violence has killed at least one rapper every year since 2018
November 1, 2022
6 Dead, 24 Injured In July 4th Parade Shooting At Highland Park
The suspect is a white male between 18 to 20 years old, according to the Lake County Sheriff's Office.
July 5, 2022
Senate Passes Sweeping Gun Legislation, Sending Bill To House
The legislation passed with 15 Republicans joining all 50 Democratic senators.
June 24, 2022
Mitch McConnell Says He Supports Bipartisan Framework On Guns
McConnell's backing is the closest sign yet of support for the bill, agreed upon by Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX).
June 14, 2022
Tulsa Gunman Bought AR-15 Hours Before Shooting At Hospital, Police Say
(Fwrd Axis) — The Tulsa gunman who killed four people at a hospital on Wednesday bought an AR-15-style rifle used…
June 2, 2022
Ted Cruz Confronted In Restaurant After NRA Convention: “That’s On Your Hands!”
The confrontation occurred as Cruz was sitting down to have dinner at a sushi restaurant after his speech at the three-day NRA convention.
May 29, 2022
Fury Grows As Texas Police Admit Failures In Wake Of School Shooting Leaving 21 Dead
47 minutes went by without police engaging the gunman and only did so at 12:50 p.m. when the classroom the gunman was shooting in was breached using keys from a janitor.
May 27, 2022
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott ‘Livid’ Over Police Response To Uvalde School Shooting
Abbott declined to entertain calls for increased gun control measures in the wake of the mass shooting in Uvalde.
May 28, 2022
Texas Gunman Entered School Unobstructed As Officials Walk Back Abbott’s Claim
The new report sees Texas officials walk back claims by Texas governor Greg Abbott and other officials made that the gunman "engaged with" an officer prior to entering the building.
May 26, 2022