RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is announcing a series of public talks his administration will host in the run up to a July 9 special session on gun laws. Northam’s office said.. Seattle Times - Published
Gov. Ralph Northam has pledged to review Virginia's gun laws in the wake of a Virginia Beach shooting that left 12 dead on Saturday. Mr. Northam has faced criticism, including calls for his.. Christian Science Monitor - Published
Cincinnati will join other Ohio cities in a lawsuit over a new state law that preempts local gun regulations. Mayor John Cranley announced the city's intention to join Columbus and other communities in..
Following the fatal shooting of 12 people in Virginia Beach, Gov. Ralph Northam called for a special session of the state legislature to tackle gun reform in Virginia. Kris Brown, the president of the..
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is plunging $500 million into an effort to close all of the nation's remaining coal plants by 2030 and put the United States on track.. SeattlePI.com - Published
In remarks at a technology conference in Brazil, former President Barack Obama misrepresented U.S. gun laws, claiming that "anybody can buy any weapon ... without much, if any, regulation," including.. FactCheck.org - Published
Four people were fatally shot in the city of Darwin. Police said they believe the suspect used a shotgun that was stolen as far back as 1997. The country enacted strict gun laws after a 1996 massacre. NPR - Published
After a mass shooting in Virginia last week, Republicans say they don't plan to work with Gov. Ralph Northam on gun control. Political resistance also followed the shooting at Virginia Tech in 2007. NPR - Published
The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Barack Obama wrong on limits of US gun laws, machine gun salesWhen Barack Obama was asked at a recent event in Brazil about the most difficult moment of his.. PolitiFact - Published
Warriors head coach Steve Kerr arrived in Toronto wearing a shirt that read "Vote for our lives" and took to the podium to discuss his feelings on the current state of gun laws in the United States.
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President Obama slammed U.S. gun laws on Thursday while speaking an event in Brazil, telling the audience that the laws "don't make much sense" and claimed that "anybody can buy any weapon any time." FOXNews.com - Published
The Truth-o-Meter says: True | Fact-checking presidential hopeful John Hickenlooper on beating NRA with 'tough' Colorado gun lawsThe field of candidates seeking the Democratic presidential nomination.. PolitiFact - Published
The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Fact-checking Wayne Messam on Florida law, mayors discussing gun reformDemocratic presidential candidate Wayne Messam said he’d make the prevention of mass.. PolitiFact - Published
Swiss voters on Sunday approved a measure to tighten the Alpine nation's gun laws, bringing the country in line with many of its European partners despite the objections of local gun owners, official.. Newsmax - Published
Swiss voters agreed on Sunday to tighten the country’s gun laws in order to comply with European Union legislation that came into force following terrorist attacks in Paris and elsewhere. NYTimes.com - Published
Swiss media are reporting that early exit polls show voters have approved a measure to tighten Switzerland's gun laws, bringing the Alpine country in line with many of its European partners over the.. Newsday - Published Also reported by •FOXNews.com
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A year after a high school mass shooting near Houston that remains one of the deadliest in U.S. history, Texas lawmakers are on the brink of going home without passing any new.. Seattle Times - Published
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A Brazilian supreme court judge said Friday that President Jair Bolsonaro and his Justice Ministry had five days to respond to opposition assertions that a recently passed gun.. Seattle Times - Published
President Jair Bolsonaro is loosening Brazil's strict gun laws with a new decree, delivering on a campaign promise to make it easier for Brazilians to buy guns and ammunition. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
After Salli Garrigan survived the Columbine shooting as a high school junior, she felt like many of us have following a mass shooting — convinced that the average person can't prevent such.. Mashable - Published
Move over ALEC, there’s an incubator helping people write their own laws. Amanda Nguyen, author of the Sexual Assault Survivor's Rights Act, explains how she's helping Parkland grad Robert Schentrup.. USATODAY.com - Published
Before performing 'Rocket Love' and 'Tears in Heaven' at Staples Center, the 'Superstition' hitmaker tells the gathered crowd that the tragic death of the 'Feelin' Myself' hitmaker 'so unnecessary.' AceShowbiz - Published