Data On Police Shootings Is Hard To Find

Data On Police Shootings Is Hard To Find

By Michael Doyle, McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- The shooting of an unarmed teenager in Ferguson, Mo., has exposed what the Justice Department doesn't know about police ...

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Even With His Troubled History, Law Let School Shooter Have Guns

Even With His Troubled History, Law Let School Shooter Have Guns

By Caitlin Cruz, The Seattle Times SEATTLE -- After Aaron Ybarra's deadly assault at Seattle Pacific University in June, some wondered why the suicidal, psychotic 27-year-old was ...

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7-Year-Old Shot By His Grandmother Fearing An Intruder, Deputies Say

7-Year-Old Shot By His Grandmother Fearing An Intruder, Deputies Say

By Christine Mai-Duc, Los Angeles Times A 7-year-old Florida boy is in critical condition after his grandmother mistakenly shot him, sheriff's deputies say. Linda Maddox, 63, was ...

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Our Selective Outrage

Our Selective Outrage

WASHINGTON -- The killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown has rightly provoked widespread outrage, drawing international media attention and prompting a comment from President Obama. ...

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Honor James Brady By Taking Real Action On Gun Violence

Honor James Brady By Taking Real Action On Gun Violence

By Rekha Basu, Des Moines Register Some of the most powerful lessons about what is good for a nation begin with one person's tragedy. But too often, they're not implemented until ...

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Jewish Federation Calls For Resignation Of NRA Lobbyist Over Alleged Holocaust Remarks

Jewish Federation Calls For Resignation Of NRA Lobbyist Over Alleged Holocaust Remarks

By Mike Carter, The Seattle Times SEATTLE -- The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle has called for the resignation of a National Rifle Association lobbyist who reportedly linked ...

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George Zimmerman Volunteered As Security Guard At Florida Gun Store

George Zimmerman Volunteered As Security Guard At Florida Gun Store

By Rene Stutzman, Orlando Sentinel ORLANDO, Fla. -- For a time, George Zimmerman helped a friend who owns a DeLand gun store by acting as a volunteer security guard, an employee r ...

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Two U.S. Marshals, NYPD Detective Wounded In Deadly Shootout

Two U.S. Marshals, NYPD Detective Wounded In Deadly Shootout

By Matt Pearce, Los Angeles Times A suspected fugitive was killed and three law enforcement officials were wounded in a shootout in New York City on Monday, officials said. Two U. ...

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