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A Harlem Mother's Anti-Violence Mission
New York Times (blog)
This week's video feature, “A Harlem Mother's Anti-Violence Mission,” tells the story of a mother's fight to prevent gun violence and raise awareness in her neighborhood. The video producer, Ivana Todorovic, met Ms. Corbett-Parker after hearing her ...

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Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 09:00

Los Angeles Times

Festival of Books: TC Boyle, on his newest novel about gun violence
Los Angeles Times
T.C. Boyle is no stranger to the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, nor to its campus venue. "I recognize everybody here," the author, who has taught at USC since 1978, joked at a festival's panel Saturday. In his latest conversation with Times book ...
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Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 19:00

Michael A. Walker: We should focus on ending gun violence
Dear Editor: It's in my blood to keep reading as much as I can to understand the world we live in today. Our focus should be on putting an end to America's gun violence. So many folks out there have lost their lives by a gun. Here's something I'd like ...

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Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 15:32

One man shot in Saturday morning Fairview gun violence; suspect at large
One man was shot multiple times outside his Fairview home Saturday, Anchorage police wrote in press release. APD received reports of a man who had been shot around 7:30 a.m. at the 1000 Block of E 13th Avenue. "Police and medics responded to the ...

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Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 14:51
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 22:38

Police: Recent gun violence likely related to gang activity
It's unusual for police to have to referee a traditional rivalry like that between high schools in Anderson and Muncie. But even before violence outside a basketball game last year, police in those cities were doing just that. "I heard pop pop pop pop ...

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 22:37

Shooting victim recalls Pipkin Road gun violence as "senseless"
Sheriff's deputies rushed to the house on Pipkin Road around 9:30 p.m. Investigators believe alcohol played a part in the violence. Morgan agreed. "You got some people that drink, and can't hold their liquor and they say anything at that moment," he ...

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Friday, April 17, 2015 - 18:43

Los Angeles Times

We all pay: The high costs of gun violence
Los Angeles Times
Each year more than 11,000 people are killed with guns in the United States, an additional 20,000 people commit suicide with guns and 80,000 people survive gunshot wounds with a wide range of injuries, including life-altering paralysis. That means ...

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 15:16
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 12:27

Statistics and tears prompt Washington University to take aim at gun violence
St. Louis American
(St. Louis Public Radio) - Ask Washington University Chancellor Mark Wrighton why the school is embarking on a year-long effort to determine causes and solutions to gun violence, and he has a host of statistics and academic rationales to make his case:.

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 10:43