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New research tracks the way violence spreads "like a virus" among teens who don't know each other

The US Center for Disease Control and Prevention classifies youth violence in the country as a public health problem. As the third leading cause of death for young people between the ages of 15 and 24, it… 463 more words

Surviving: Active Shooter

I just sat down in my chair as the school bell rang, reaching over to my left side looking at this cool backpack my dad gave me. 750 more words


Absalom! Absalom!

“The LaDues are frantic. It is 10:30 P.M., and their son is never out past nine on a school night. His mother is trying to track him down … They are calling all the people he has most recently texted, trying to find him. 1,312 more words


Parents Disarm Own Son in Utah School Shooting


BOUNTIFUL, Utah (ABC4 News) – Bountiful City Police Chief Tom Ross provided new details this evening on the investigation into the shooting incident at Mueller Park Jr. 1,492 more words

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Sandy Hook denier arrested after making threats to victims' families

Police arrested Lucy Richards for threatening the parent of a child killed in the 2012 school shooting. Richards has been indicted on four counts of transmitted threats. 124 more words

Gov Beat

Background Checks May Lower School Shootings: Study | Live Science

States that require background checks before people buy guns or ammunition may have a lower chance of having a school shooting, a new study finds. 41 more words

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New PSA Highlights Easy-To-Miss Warning Signs Of Gun Violence

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A powerful new video has people around the nation talking about the early warning signs of gun violence.

The video was created by a nonprofit group that was started after a mass shooting at an elementary school in Connecticut. 444 more words