Articles Tagged with gun violence

Pregnant Dolphin Shot And Killed Off Florida Coast

At least 17 dolphins have been shot over the past decade in the gulf coast.

The body of a pregnant dolphin was discovered Friday on the shores of Miramar Beach, Florida. Authorities say the wild dolphin was the victim of a deadly gunshot wound in a series of disturbing violence against dolphins. A bullet was recovered from the dolphin’s body and appears to be from a small caliber gun. The… Read more »

Gunman Dead, 3 Wounded in Florida State University Shooting [UPDATED]

Gunman opens fire at  a Florida State University campus library full of students.

[UPDATE: Gunman has been identified as an FSU alumnus and local attorney, name not yet released.] The gunman in a Florida State University school shooting was been killed by Tallahassee police and at least three students were wounded in a late night scene of violence and chaos. Just after midnight, a gunman opened fire at… Read more »

Hitmen Confess To Killing 17 Students From Mass Grave In Mexico

Gang members confess to killing 17 of the students in the mass grave.

After 43 students went missing in Mexico, President Enrique Pena Nieto vowed to punish whoever was responsible for their disappearance. Shortly after, a mass grave of 28 unidentified dead bodies was discovered outside the Guerrero state city of Iguala. Friends and relatives of the missing students feared that their loved ones would be found among… Read more »

Rick Ross Begs People Not To Bring Guns to Wingstop

Rick Ross outside a Wingstop location.

Rapper Rick Ross has been going beyond the music industry and expanding his business ventures, buying up lots of Wingstop locations across the country. Ross is encouraging people to visit his restaurants, but under one condition: don’t bring a gun. Rick Ross spoke with The Huffington Post about his Wingstop locations and his opinions on… Read more »

Gun Control: Why Passing More Laws Will Not Stop Mass Shootings

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Passing more gun control laws will not prevent the tragic mass shootings and school shootings which have sadly become commonplace in America. The state of California and the city of Chicago have had some of the most stringent gun laws on the books for years, yet both continue to be home to mounting crime rates…. Read more »

Michael Moore On Gun Violence: ‘Americans Kill People’ [Video]

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Michael Moore decided to weigh in on the recent shooting at Los Angeles International Airport days after the tragic incident took place. Not surprisingly, the controversial filmmaker has a few thoughts on the subject. A cameraman for the celebrity gossip site TMZ recently managed to catch Moore outside of a LAX terminal. When asked about… Read more »

Chicago Refugee Family Now Homeless In Wisconsin, But Not Being Shot At

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During morning patrols, a police officer discovered a family of 10 huddled under a makeshift shelter of blankets on the street. They were war refugees in a way, but this sad story doesn’t come from Syria… it comes from Madison, Wisconsin. The Smoking Gun reports that the group were “shocked” by the officer’s concern for… Read more »

Obama: Gun Control Is Necessary, But Won’t Come From Me

Gun Control: Obama Says New Regulation Is Important

Obama says gun control and the battle for a “common sense” middle ground is not over. The president touched on the subject while speaking before a memorial gathering for the victims of the recent Washington Navy Yard shooting on Sunday. However, Obama was careful in his choice of words, saying that gun control changes must… Read more »

Danville Pawn Shop Shooting: Three Slain While Child Calls 911

Danville Pawn Shop Shooting Prompts Manhunt

Friday in the Kentucky town of Danville a pawn shop shooting claimed three lives. Police say that at around 9 am an armed man entered ABC Gold Games & More pawn shop. In a robbery attempt gone wrong, the gunman open fired on the shop owners and a customer, wounding them fatally. Authorities say that… Read more »