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Dick's Sporting Goods to stop selling guns at 440 more stores as its stock rises

Dick's Sporting Goods to stop selling guns at 440 more stores as its stock rises

Dick’s Sporting Goods has been creating their own gun safety regulations for a couple of years now. On Tuesday, it was reported that the big box chain will be taking guns off the shelves of 440 more
Biden tells gun nut that he’s 'full of shit.' America (objectively) agrees

Biden tells gun nut that he’s 'full of shit.' America (objectively) agrees

While visiting a construction site in Detroit, Joe Biden got into an argument with a gun nut who claimed that the candidate had advocated a gun grab in “a viral video.” Biden told him he was “full of
In bizarre tweet, Colorado Republican threatens Biden and Beto with an assault rifle in his hand

In bizarre tweet, Colorado Republican threatens Biden and Beto with an assault rifle in his hand

Republican Rep. Ken Buck of Colorado’s 4th Congressional District is a special kind of stupid. This is a man who voted against the coronavirus funding on Wednesday, because … well, maybe Mr. Buck
Sen. Warren hits an absolute home run on gun control during debate

Sen. Warren hits an absolute home run on gun control during debate

Sen. Elizabeth Warren has been getting the short end of the stick during Friday’s Democratic debate in New Hampshire. It’s almost like former Vice President Biden came in third and not behind Warren
Church says it ran out of funds for MLK Day gun buyback program in just 45 minutes

Church says it ran out of funds for MLK Day gun buyback program in just 45 minutes

The Church of the Holy Cross in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, says it received 148 guns after hosting a gun buyback program on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Depending on the kind of firearm people brought
Not over: Gun rally in Richmond was just the first salvo in the battle over what's 'constitutional'

Not over: Gun rally in Richmond was just the first salvo in the battle over what's 'constitutional'

The organizers of Monday’s massive gun rally in Richmond, Virginia, were very proud that no violence erupted over the course of the day, despite the fears of government that the use of the weaponry
Communities remain unprepared for the (after-) school shootings that nobody talks about

Communities remain unprepared for the (after-) school shootings that nobody talks about

In 2019, students in the United States faced more than 40 shootings during school hours. Schools practice active shooter drills year-round, but often don’t take the same precautions when it comes to
Texas church shooting leaves at least 2 dead, 1 in critical condition

Texas church shooting leaves at least 2 dead, 1 in critical condition

This is a breaking and developing story.An unidentified gunman reportedly opened fire in West Freeway Church of Christ, located in a suburb of Fort Worth, Texas, on Sunday morning. Initial reports of
Pawn shop worker saves falling infant while distracted mom shops for shotguns

Pawn shop worker saves falling infant while distracted mom shops for shotguns

Video from a security camera inside of the Family Pawn Shop in Hurricane, Utah, has been making the rounds for cringe-inducing reasons. The video shows two women looking at a rifle that’s resting on a
George Zimmerman sues Trayvon Martin's family, attorney, publisher, and others for $100 million

George Zimmerman sues Trayvon Martin's family, attorney, publisher, and others for $100 million

George Zimmerman, a former neighborhood watch volunteer, shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in 2012 as the unarmed black teenager was walking in the gated community his father’s fiancee lived
Even Republican voters want background checks on gun purchases

Even Republican voters want background checks on gun purchases

The November Daily Kos/Civiqs poll has just come out, covering a wide range of topics. But, with another school shooting breaking as this diary is being written, the question over the next 24 hours
Michigan Republicans advance ‘dangerous,’ ‘negligent’ gun laws out of committee

Michigan Republicans advance ‘dangerous,’ ‘negligent’ gun laws out of committee

Last week, Republican state representatives passed a package of “dangerous” and “negligent” laws out of committee that, among other things, would allow untrained civilians to carry concealed firearms
Tennessee county commissioner rants about 'queer running for president' and loss of men's rights

Tennessee county commissioner rants about 'queer running for president' and loss of men's rights

A local official in the Tennessee county of Sevier bashed openly gay Mayor Pete Buttigieg during a public meeting of the county commission on Monday night. County commissioner Warren Hurst made the
Oklahoma caregiver accidentally shot by patient's yellow Labrador puppy

Oklahoma caregiver accidentally shot by patient's yellow Labrador puppy

A 7-month-old yellow Labrador retriever named Molly accidentally shot a passenger in her owner’s car on Oct. 3 in Oklahoma. NBC affiliate KFOR reports that 44-year-old Tina Springer was in the
4 killed, 5 additional shot at Kansas City, Kansas bar, suspected shooters still at large

4 killed, 5 additional shot at Kansas City, Kansas bar, suspected shooters still at large

At around 1:30 a.m. on Sunday morning, police responded to a mass shooting in Kansas City, Kansas at a bar called Tequila KC. As of now, four people are confirmed dead and five additional were
Cartoon: Tainted Halloween treats

Cartoon: Tainted Halloween treats

There’s a lot of real stuff to be scared of, don’t let the local news scare you into thinking people are giving away the good stuff to your kids.
Buttigieg talks suicide, hate crimes, and where to draw the line on Second Amendment at gun forum

Buttigieg talks suicide, hate crimes, and where to draw the line on Second Amendment at gun forum

Campaign Action​​​​​​On Wednesday, Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Indiana, participated in the 2020 Gun Safety Forum in Las Vegas, Nevada. The forum, sponsored by Giffords, March For Our Lives,
At gun forum, Joe Biden tells audience how to talk to kids about gun violence at the 'kitchen table'

At gun forum, Joe Biden tells audience how to talk to kids about gun violence at the 'kitchen table'

Campaign ActionFormer Vice President Joe Biden was the fifth 2020 presidential hopeful to participate in the 2020 Gun Safety Forum in Las Vegas, Nevada. The forum, hosted by Giffords, March For Our
After Dayton and El Paso, lawmakers in Michigan and other states again push for red flag laws

After Dayton and El Paso, lawmakers in Michigan and other states again push for red flag laws

If Michigan’s lawmakers had possessed the courage to pass a red flag law after Connecticut did so in 1999, Mary Miller-Strobel’s brother Ben might well be alive today.If the state legislature, which
At gun safety forum, Andrew Yang vows to hold gun manufacturers accountable for gun violence

At gun safety forum, Andrew Yang vows to hold gun manufacturers accountable for gun violence

Entrepreneur Andrew Yang was the eighth and penultimate candidate to take the stage Wednesday during the 2020 Gun Safety Forum in Las Vegas, Nevada. The forum, presented by Giffords, March For Our