Justice Burris would normally be getting home from school just after 2:30 p.m. Instead, on Monday, the freshman sat on her couch comparing one of her books to a show on television as a way to pass time.. Source: 41 Action News -
GOP Senator John Kennedy of Louisiana and Democrat Catherine Cortez Masto of Nevada have introduced the Welfare of Our Furry Friends Act. The bill forbids US airlines from putting animals in overhead.. Source: Wochit News -
The death of a 13-year-old girl who was shot by her 9-year-old brother is putting the spotlight on kids and gun violence. While parents may think their guns are safe, it turns out 75 percent of.. Source: CBS News -
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A group of high school students briefly shut down a Minnesota Senate committee hearing by calling on lawmakers address gun violence in schools. School of Environmental Studies.. Seattle Times
Among high-income countries, the US accounts for 91 percent of firearms deaths for children up to age 14, according to a new Pediatrics report. Several research projects are taking stock of the effects.. Christian Science Monitor
Students from the Florida high school where 17 people were fatally shot last month expect more than 1 million participants in upcoming marches in Washington and elsewhere calling for gun regulations,.. Denver Post
Students at a Pennsylvania high school suspended for leaving the campus to protest gun violence are getting national attention — and pizza. About 225 students at Pennridge High School in Perkasie,.. bizjournals
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Legislation designed to make Kansas schools safer from gun violence has passed a House committee. The bill endorsed by the Appropriations Committee on Monday would require schools.. Seattle Times
Lin-Manuel Miranda may have finally outdone himself. Yes, we said it.
On Monday at midnight, Miranda released his latest Hamildrop, a collaboration with fellow Broadway powerhouse Ben Platt. And.. The Wrap
Gun safety advocates will take to the streets of Washington, D.C., on March 24 as part of March for Our Lives, a movement calling attention to gun violence in the wake of the Feb. 14 shooting at.. bizjournals
Many communities turn to gun buyback programs in hopes of combating the problem of gun violence.
Programs that allow people to turn in guns — old, broken, unwanted, even illegal — to police are.. dailypress.com
CHESHIRE, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty will join Cheshire High School students in a town hall discussion on gun violence prevention and school safety. The forum is scheduled.. Seattle Times