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Racine police look for armed men roaming the streets: "I asked the officer is it safe, he said no"

RACINE (WITI) — Armed men in Racine — walking all over a residential neighborhood. The scary part… They slipped away before police could get them. 260 more words


Where Should Americans Learn To Shoot? In School Of Course.

Last week the National Education Association posted a video by Billy Johnson, who does “news commentary” for the NRA.  Despite the disclaimer that the video does not represent the “opinions of other organizations,” the content is the usual NRA-admixture of half-truths, sophomoric clichés and outright lies.  617 more words


WTF?! Minnesota Man Shoots Teenage Neighbor After Disagreement About Lawn Mower (VIDEO)

A Minnesota man shot a 17-year-old girl after she asked him not ride his lawn mower in her yard.

Chad Pickering, 40, of Bemidji, shot the girl three times as she stood on her deck Monday evening. 320 more words


ATF director to tour new Chicago gun center

CHICAGO (AP) — The director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is set to tour a new Chicago center that authorities hope will help stem gun-related violence in the nation’s third latest city. 98 more words


Don't point that finger at me!

The media blames violent tragedies on easy access to guns. Gun rights supporters blame violent movies. Those in the movie industry blame them on the fame created by the media. 102 more words