There are currently 260,000 illegal firearms in Australia.
Jared Loughner (C) is shown in a courtroom sketch sitting with his attorney Judy Clark (L) during his hearing in federal court in Tucson, Arizona, August 7, 2012. Loughner pleaded guilty to killing six people and wounding 13 others, including then-U.S. congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, in an Arizona shooting rampage last year, and will be spared the death penalty in exchange. REUTERS/Maggie Keane (UNITED STATES - Tags: CRIME LAW)
WASHINGTON ― For a few hours after a gunman shot a member of Congress and four other people at baseball practice in the Northern Virginia suburbs on Wednesday, lawmakers were unified against the polit...
Just over half a decade ago, Jared Lee Loughner opened fire on then-Rep. Gabby Giffords (D-Ariz.) and a group of constituents she was meeting near a Tucson Safeway in Arizona. He killed six people and...
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Right-wing commentator Jack Posobiec tweeted a poorly thought-out "explanation" as to why terrorist attacks never happen at NASCAR races: Fans are all armed. There's never been a terrorist attack a...
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Republicans say they don’t want to “stigmatize” people with disabilities.
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Police officers in 2016 were twice as likely to be shot in states that don't require background checks on all handgun sales than they were in states that do, according to new data from gun control adv...
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But the Senator insists the deal did happen.
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Meantime, the Nats are grouping to get the Adler gun ban relaxed.
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David Leyonhjelm tells the government it's now more difficult to get his support.
The National Rifle Association decided it was appropriate to needle Kim Kardashian West about her position on gun control after the reality TV star was robbed at gunpoint in Paris. Kardashian West was...
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A teenager was in custody after three people were injured in a shooting Wednesday at Townville Elementary School in Townville, South Carolina, authorities said. Students scattered, some hiding in a ba...
The man later died after being taken to the hospital.
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The shooting by three gunmen is believed to have been in retaliation for a Labor Day shooting.
Hours before Omar Mateen was killed in a shootout with police, he complained about U.S. strikes on ISIS.