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No wheelchairs? Stating the obvious on the Great North Walk

RecentlyI completed the Great North Walk, through the bush and mountains from Newcastle to Sydney. Apart from the sheer pleasure of an empty mind, at times I thought that Captain Obvious had been in these parts. 35 more words

Hiking

Department of Defense Experience - Small Arms Firing Range Upgrade - Portsmouth, Virginia

To date, EFS has completed approximately 4,000 environmental projects ranging from direct push sampling to facility decommissioning and demolition. Below is a case study on one of their previous projects. 331 more words

EFS News

Children of Arizona Gun Instructor Fatally Shot by a 9-Year-Old Reach Out to the Girl, Wish Her Peace

The children of a gun instructor who was accidentally shot and killed by a 9-year-old girl at an Arizona gun range last month reached out to the girl in a video posted Friday morning. 328 more words

Nation/World

New Details Emerge in Fatal Shooting of Arizona Firing Range Instructor by Girl, 9, Learning to Use Uzi

The mother of a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed her gun instructor while learning to fire an Uzi told sheriff’s deputies that the weapon was “too much for her” daughter and that it hurt the girl’s shoulder, according to a report released Tuesday by the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office. 173 more words

Nation/World

Gun Debate Grows After 9-Year-Old Accidentally Kills Shooting Instructor

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Concerns about children using guns are mounting after the accidental shooting death of an instructor by a child.

Tracey Leong has more on the growing debate. 345 more words

News

Latest gun nut / Darwin Award story

A 9-year-old girl at a shooting range outside Las Vegas accidentally killed an instructor on Monday morning when she lost control of the Uzi he was showing her how to use.

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Culture

That Arizona Uzi shooting by a 9-year-old girl is one of several hundred accidental shootings that will happen this year

By now you’ve probably heard about the nine-year-old girl who accidentally shot a gun instructor at a shooting range in Arizona. For those who haven’t, the girl lost control over the Uzi submachine gun she was handling after the instructor switched the gun from semi-automatic—which fires a single bullet at a time—to automatic, which sets off a cascade of bullets such as you might see in, say,  296 more words