US Students Stage School Walkouts To Protest Gun ViolenceYoung people in the U.S. walked out of class to demand action on gun violence Wednesday in what activists hoped would be the biggest demonstration of student activism yet in response to last month's massacre in Florida.
Hundreds Of Students From 4 Southlake Schools Stage Walkout Over Gun Violence, SafetyCarroll ISD estimated about 650 students total walked out, about 15 percent of the student body between the four schools.
Congress Returns With Gun Violence An Unexpected IssueAfter a 10-day break, members of Congress are returning to work under hefty pressure to respond to the outcry over gun violence. But no plan appears ready to take off despite a long list of proposals, including many from President Donald Trump.
Trump Calls For Arming Many Teachers, More Guards At SchoolsTrump's speech at CPAC came at the end of a week that included meetings with students and teachers and state and local officials on ways to bolster school safety and address gun violence.
George & Amal Clooney Donate $500,000 To March Against GunsGeorge Clooney and his wife are donating $500,000 to students who are organizing nationwide marches against gun violence, and said that they will also attend next month's planned protests.
Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway Says "We Have Got To Take On The NRA"The NRA is scheduled to hold their annual meetings in Dallas this May, but Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway is now calling for the group to stay away and work with elected officials on gun laws.
Pediatric Trauma Surgeon Fed Up With Treating Children For Gun WoundsThe hardest part for Dr. Faisel Qureshi, though, is seeing the families’ desperation and grief, often heart-wrenching scenes like the ones witnessed this week in Florida.
Dallas Mayor To Leaders On Gun Violence: "Lead Or Get The Hell Out Of The Way"Dallas mayor Mike Rawlings is upset with leadership in Washington and around the country, for not doing enough about gun violence.
5 Years After Sandy Hook, Mental Health Care Worries LingerThe massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary sounded alarms nationally about gaps in mental health care and led to calls for better screening and services, but some key reforms have yet to be delivered by Congress.
CMA Awards Highlighted By Political, Emotional MomentsThe 2017 Country Music Association Awards marked one of its most political and emotional shows in years, as the night offered powerful moments focused on unifying as a country during a year dominated by gun violence, divisive politics and natural disasters.
U.S. Rate For Gun Deaths Increases For Second Straight YearThe U.S. rate for gun deaths has increased for the second straight year, following 15 years of no real change, a government report shows.
FBI Releases Documents On 2012 Newtown School ShootingThe FBI has released more than 1,500 pages of documents related to its investigation of the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.