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Hero parents disarm son who brought guns to school

Two fast-acting parents disarmed their 15-year-old son at a Utah junior high school Thursday after they noticed the teenager acting peculiarly in the morning and realized he had taken the family’s shotgun and handgun, police said. 506 more words


My Biggest Fear... Violence and More

Bear with me, as I know this is an unusual blog post, but to be honest… I had wanted to post about several other things and hadn’t gotten around to it yet. 331 more words


Are we really prepared?

One of the most common things people think about preparedness is surviving the outdoors or maybe a natural disaster!  But what kind of other disasters are there we need to be prepared for?  61 more words


How school shootings catch on

An article by Malcolm Gladwell on school shootings.

School shootings are a modern phenomenon. There were scattered instances of gunmen or bombers attacking schools in the years before Barry Loukaitis, but they were lower profile.

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Several students shot outside San Francisco high school

San Francisco cops are on the hunt for four men who opened fire outside a San Francisco high school on Tuesday afternoon — injuring four students, including one critically — as they were being let out of class, police said. 224 more words


Photo Story: "Gun Control."

Photo and Story by Tom Demerly for tomdemerly.com

Always be ready for that perfect photo, a remarkable shot that stops people on the page and tells a dramatic story. 583 more words