Breaking News


Sacramento Bee

'I refuse to be a victim of senseless gun violence'
Sacramento Bee
Dr. Nicole Clavo says it has been almost five months since she lost her son, Jaulon "J.J." Clavo, a Grant Union High School student and football player who was fatally shot before a game. Addressing a gathering of crime victims and their families at ...

and more »
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 19:20

WLKY Louisville

Leaders want CDC to research gun violence as national health concern
WLKY Louisville
Congress refuses to fund any gun research. But the pressure is now on for national and local leaders to look at gun violence through the lens of a public health concern and a drain on taxpayer dollars. In Louisville, much of Ki'Anthony Tyus's spring ...
Medical groups urge Congress to fund CDC research on gun violenceFox News
Tale of 2 Agencies: CDC Avoids Gun Violence Research But NIH Funds ItJAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association
141 Medical Groups Urge Congress to Restore Funding for Gun Violence ResearchThe Trace
Esquire.com -Guns.com -Minnesota Daily
all 16 news articles »
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 18:03

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Broome gets $393K to fight gun violence
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Announced Thursday, the grant from the state's Gun Involved Violence Elmination (GIVE) initiative will be divided among the Broome County District Attorney's Office, Binghamton Police Department and Broome County Sheriff's Office. This is the second ...
Monroe County to get $1.7M to fight gun violenceRochester Democrat and Chronicle (blog)
Broome County gets $394K to fight gun violenceWBNG-TV
Ulster County agencies share state aid to combat gun violenceThe Daily Freeman

all 9 news articles »
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 16:18

Seminar looks at gun violence and mental illness
Davis Enterprise
Each year in the United States, firearm violence results in approximately 30,000 deaths and 75,000 nonfatal injuries to patients seen in hospital emergency rooms. Garen Wintemute, internationally renowned director of the Violence Prevention Research ...

Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 14:33

Newsworks.org

Delaware Congressional candidate releases gun violence plan
Newsworks.org
Shirley Min joined WHYY and First in January 2011. She came from North Carolina, where she worked at WNCN-TV/NBC17 in Raleigh as an anchor/reporter. Moving to Delaware has been somewhat of a homecoming for Shirley, a Radnor, Pa., native.
Congressional candidate releases plan to reduce gun violenceDelaware 105.9
Barney prepares to take on Washington lobbyists with enhanced plan to reduce gun violenceWDEL 1150AM
Barney hopes to make gun control an issueThe News Journal

all 5 news articles »
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 13:26

Playbill.com

Steppenwolf for Young Adults to Explore Gun Violence
Playbill.com
Chicago's Steppenwolf for Young Adults has announced its 2016-17 season; the slate will feature two new plays that explore America's culture of gun violence. The season will open with the world premiere of The Burials by Caitlin Parrish, followed by ...

and more »
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 12:53

News 10NBC

Cuomo announces $13.3 million to continue fight against gun violence
News 10NBC
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced more than $13.3 million in funding for law enforcement agencies to continue fighting gun violence in the 17 counties currently participating in the state's Gun Involved Violence Elimination – or GIVE -- initiative.
Mighty Crusade: NYS Gives Over $13 Million to Fight Gun ViolenceJP Updates

all 3 news articles »
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 12:18

PBS

In This Episode
PBS
33 JUDY VALENTE, correspondent: A Saturday morning at the Catholic Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation on Chicago's South Side. Mothers from across the city gather for a healing circle, led by Sister Donna Liette. Sister Donna Liette: We have ...

Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 11:46

Rhode Island Public Radio

Providence, Boston Join Regional Effort To Tamp Down On Gun Violence, Trafficking
Rhode Island Public Radio
Mayors and law enforcement leaders from Rhode Island and Massachusetts gathered in Providence Wednesday for a summit on reducing gun violence. Boston and Providence are taking part in a new effort to combat gun violence. The new program brings ...

and more »
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 10:02

NBC 6 South Florida

'Goals NOT Guns' Forum Addresses Youth Gun Violence in South Florida
NBC 6 South Florida
A day long forum will take place Thursday aimed at tackling the epidemic of youth gun violence plaguing communities across South Florida. The "Goals NOT Guns" forum will partner community members with leaders on the federal, state and local level.

Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 08:17