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bestofneworleans.com

Panel and book signing June 29 highlight gun violence survivors
bestofneworleans.com
They represent just a small fraction of the thousands of people in America who are victims of gun violence each year, many of whom have no personal involvement with criminal activity. Shorr presents the book at a panel discussion at Treo Thursday night ...

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 10:58

The Jerusalem Post mobile website

No Holds Barred: Senator Booker rightly addresses gun violence but betrays himself by funding Iran
The Jerusalem Post mobile website
How can you oppose violence at home and then give that much money to a country so committed to supporting the most violent man on earth? And, tragically, Assad is a whole lot more dangerous than even America's fiercest gangs. Roughly half a million ...

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 01:02

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

North End residents lament recent gun violence at meeting with St ...
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
Residents of St. Paul's North End lamented the recent rash of violent crime in their neighborhood during a two-hour meeting with Police Chief Todd Axtell.

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 00:18

FOX Illinois

Urbana City Council votes for program aimed at ending gun violence
FOX Illinois
"It really solidifies our agreement to work together and our commitment to share resources and do whatever it takes to end our gun violence issue," Community Coalition Coordinator Tracy Parsons said. Other partners of CU Fresh Start include the ...

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Monday, June 26, 2017 - 23:31

CBS Miami

Mothers Of Gun Violence Victims Join Lawmakers To Break 'Code Of Silence'
CBS Miami
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A group of mothers who know the consequences of that violence all too well have a weapon of their own now. It comes in the form of a new law. “Another child lost to this community. I am sorry I get passionate, we are all in this ...

Monday, June 26, 2017 - 23:25

cleveland.com (blog)

Cleveland officials, residents discuss gun violence, solutions ...
cleveland.com (blog)
Cleveland officials and residents gathered for a Monday night meeting to voice and address concerns circling the rising gun violence and crime plaguing the ...

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Monday, June 26, 2017 - 23:12

Q13 FOX

26 arrested in 'Operation Quiet Nights,' targeting gun violence in South King County
Q13 FOX
KENT, Wash. – A collaborative law-enforcement effort targeting gun violence in South King County following is showing promising trends. In the first four months of 2017, there were 16 gun-related homicides, and 48 shootings in which people were hit but ...
Cops say King County gun violence is down -- for nowMyNorthwest.com
'We're going to catch you:' Task force cracking down on gun violence ...KOMO News
Offenders only part of problem in South King County gun crimes ...KING5.com
Seattle Weekly
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Monday, June 26, 2017 - 21:08

WLS

City leaders tout new tool to combat gun violence | WLS-AM 890 ...
WLS
(CHICAGO) Mayor Emanuel, Senator Durbin and Police Supt. Johnson are touting a new law enforcement tool to combat gun violence in the city. It's a gun van.
Feds Finally Send Help To Chicago To Fight Violence — New Van ...DNAinfo

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Monday, June 26, 2017 - 17:16

Daily Kos

Congressional Republicans suddenly care about gun violence, but they're not looking past themselves
Daily Kos
It's perfectly reasonable for members of Congress to be rattled by last week's Republican baseball practice shooting that left House Majority Whip Steve Scalise critically injured. It's perfectly reasonable of them to think about how to avoid or ...

Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:24

Statesman Journal

Lawmakers have chance to protect Oregonians with gun-violence prevention bill
Statesman Journal
In 2015, Oregon passed legislation requiring criminal background checks for all gun sales, which is the single most effective way to help save lives from gun violence. However, our state still has progress to make to ensure guns are not accessible to ...

Monday, June 26, 2017 - 13:53