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More needs to be done to stem gun violence
Billings Gazette
As a supporter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, I know something has been done, but so much more needs to be done. What began as a Facebook page created to start a conversation about preventing gun violence has grown into a ...
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Sunday, December 21, 2014 - 02:05

Yale: strong neighborhood ties reduce gun violence
New Haven Register
“Our study is a community-based and community-driven intervention to prevent and reduce the negative effects of gun violence in the communities affected by high rates of gun violence by strengthening social ties, bonds and resilience,” Green said. “In ...

Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 17:10

High Point Enterprise

Blood-affiliated gang responsible for heroin overdoses, gun violence
High Point Enterprise
Not all shootings in High Point have been connected to the work of the Bando Boys, but they make up the majority of gun violence in the city this year, police said. In taking down the gang, police took its leader down with it, according to the SBI ...

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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 19:13

Yale News

Strong neighborhood ties can help reduce gun violence
Yale News
The bonds that tie a neighborhood together can help shield community members from gun violence, according to new findings by Yale School of Medicine researchers in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program (RWJF CSP).

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 16:47
Friday, December 19, 2014 - 11:09


Gun Deaths in America: Suicides Outnumber Homicides 2-to-1
President Obama signed on Wednesday the Omnibus Appropriations Act, a measure that will commit tens of millions of dollars to the prevention of gun violence. In an effort to better thwart felons and people convicted of domestic abuse from purchasing ...

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Friday, December 19, 2014 - 09:25

The worst 72 hours of fatal gun violence in 2014 highlight a growing public ...
It also is an apt description of one weekend last month in Cleveland, but for a different kind of slaughter. "The weekend of November 21-23 was our worst 72 hours of fatal gun violence in 2014," said Dr. Thomas P. Gilson, Cuyahoga County medical examiner.

Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 11:46

What's the Deadliest Day of the Week in Your State for Gun Violence?
San Diego Free Press
In 20 states, including California, Sunday is the deadliest day for gun violence. And in several Bible Belt states, Saturday is the worst. All in all, weekends, including Friday, are the times when Americans are most likely to get shot in 29 of the 50 ...

Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 10:05

Pacific Standard

The Very Weak and Complicated Links Between Mental Illness and Gun Violence
Pacific Standard
After synthesizing decades of research in psychiatry, psychology, sociology, and journalism, they argue that popular opinion about the links between mental illness and gun violence is often misguided, and, if extrapolated into policy change, even ...

Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 09:12


Obama spends millions to prevent gun violence
President Barack Obama on Wednesday committed to spending tens of millions of dollars on preventing gun violence, by signing a measure into law. The bill, the Omnibus Appropriations Act, includes several funding increases for curbing gun violence.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 15:36