February 16, 2018

How a temporary restraining order for guns could help stop mass shootings

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — One relatively unknown tool for stopping gun violence may soon get a lot more attention.An extreme risk protection order (ERPO) empowers family members […]
February 16, 2018

Why AR-15-style rifles are popular among mass shooters

George Frey/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — When suspected gunman Nikolas Cruz mowed down at least 17 adults and students at Florida’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on […]
February 16, 2018

Juvenile arrested in South Carolina for threatening copycat shooting attack

iStock/Thinkstock(SPARTANSVILLE, S.C.) — A juvenile was arrested in South Carolina on Thursday after posting to social media a message that warned of a shooting rampage similar […]
February 16, 2018

Florida sheriff tells vigil: Officials ‘will not get re-elected’ if gun laws stay same

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(PARKLAND, Fla.) — Hundreds of people attended vigils remembering the 17 victims who were killed in a school shooting in Parkland, Florida, on Wednesday.Several […]