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Local Mom Working To Raise Gun Violence Awareness After Son Killed

CARRICK (KDKA) – While much of the nation watches what is happening in Ferguson, Missouri, a local mother wants people to pay attention to what is happening closer to home. 338 more words

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An attempt at nuance…

Over 100 police officers have been killed in the line of duty so far this year. Another 50,000+ are assaulted and 10,000+ injured every year… 70 more words

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SCAD becomes first U.S. college to use 'gunfire detection technology'

Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) in Savannah, Georgia will soon be the first university to have a security layer based on “gunshot recognition technology” to help better protect the campus in the event of a shooting. 231 more words

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Judge OKs Hernandez Trial Delay In 2012 Killings

BOSTON (AP) — A judge on Tuesday agreed to delay the trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez in the 2012 slaying of two Boston men after his lawyer said Hernandez’s defense team is busy trying to prepare for his trial in a 2013 killing. 352 more words

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How bad gun violence is in the US, compared to developed peers

The world’s eyes have turned once more to Ferguson, Missouri, after a grand jury decided Tuesday not to indict Darren Wilson, a white police officer who shot dead… 903 more words

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