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New Report Sheds Light On Children Killed In Accidental Shootings

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The number of kids shot accidentally is on the rise.

Just this month, a 10-year-old boy from Indiana County was shot by his brother in Cherry Hill Township. 308 more words


Accidental Shootings Of Children Could Rise In Missouri

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP)- Eight Missouri children were accidentally killed by unsecured handguns during the 2.5 years leading up to July, and a St. Louis prosecutor said she thinks a new state gun law could lead to even more kids losing their lives in this way. 470 more words


Maryland 31st in Accidental Shootings Involving Children

HAGERTOWN, Md. (AP) — An investigation by The Associated Press and USA TODAY Network shows that Maryland ranked 31st nationally in the number accidental shootings involving children over a 2 1/2-year period. 112 more words


1 child is killed every day from an accidental shooting in the U.S.

Hours earlier, he was a happy four-year-old who loved Ironman and the Hulk and all the Avengers. Now, as Bryson Mees-Hernandez approached death in a Houston hospital room, his brain swelling through the bullet hole in his face, his mother assured the boy it was okay to die. 2,499 more words


Baby Girl Accidentally Shot By Father In Petaluma Improving

PETALUMA (CBS SF) — An 11-month-old girl who was accidentally shot by her father Saturday evening in Petaluma is improving at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland and is expected to recover, a police sergeant said. 152 more words


Man accidentally shoots himself in the head in drive-thru

ST. LOUIS (AP) – A man is recovering after accidentally shooting himself in the head while in the drive-thru lane of a St. Louis restaurant. 51 more words


Aqib Talib Admits To Accidentally Shooting Himself In Dallas

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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Four months after star Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib was shot in Dallas, Talib, through his attorney, said he shot himself by accident. 141 more words