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ARS Responds to Guns Discussion in Democratic Debate

Americans for Responsible Solutions, Nov 14th, 2015

November 14, 2015 – Americans for Responsible Solutions, the gun violence prevention organization founded by former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and retired NASA astronaut Mark Kelly, issued the following statement responding to the extensive discussion of gun violence and gun policy during tonight’s Democratic primary presidential debate: 113 more words

Gun Violence

More on the 2015 Baltimore homicides

There’s a website dedicated to taking notes on each murder in Baltimore, and they have been doing it for quite a while now. I don’t know who runs it, but their record-keeping is pretty good. 652 more words


El Salvador's Homicides

Since the breakdown of the 2012 gang truce, homicide rates in El Salvador have risen to unprecedented levels. The truce, negotiated between MS-13 and the 18th Street Gang by representatives of the Catholic Church and the Salvadoran government, effectively cut homicide rates in half. 317 more words

Central America

Update: Police locate, charge suspect with killing an East Hills mother

After an almost two-day search, police have located, arrested and charged a Verona man for the death of an East Hills mother of six.

Markese Reese has been charged with the Nov. 444 more words


Richard Corriere's "In Their Own Words." FBI Director James Comey gives Obama another slam

Far more people are being killed in America’s cities this year than in many years. And let’s be clear: far more people of color are being killed in America’s cities this year. 285 more words

2016 Presidential Election

St. Louis looks to Kansas City in battle against killings

ST. LOUIS _ It was a tale of two cities, Missouri edition: While homicides in St. Louis rose dramatically in 2014, killings in Kansas City declined sharply, a turnaround so startling that St. 103 more words