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President Barack Obama found himself in a familiar, dark place on Thursday: addressing the nation about a shooting that had
The appeal is made in an editorial and a new study, both published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, and echoes a similar
Sen. Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat from Connecticut who has been a leading advocate for stricter gun laws after Newtown
In a moving letter to the family of Michael Brown, Trayvon Martin's mother, Sybrina Fulton, mourned the American epidemic
The victim's identity has not been released. Police have not released details about the shooter. Just after 10 p.m., TSU
Yet numbers only tell a piece of the story. In a continuing effort to illustrate the reality of gun violence in America, HuffPost
The potential for violence lives within all of us, and I'm no exception. Violence in my novels is contrived--it's pure fiction--but reflects a core truth about human nature. It's never meant to be gratuitous, but rather serves the story.
I ducked under cars to protect myself from getting hit. The cars on the streets served as a shield. I didn’t get hit at all
Sometimes it bothers me. They just be talking about it. ... Not every day, but almost every day, they be talking about a