'I'm Afraid We're Going To See A Surge Of Violence' Says Texas Criminologist Following Recent Mass ShootingsDr. Alex del Carmen says the pandemic has created a perfect storm for increased violence, as more and more people return to the workplace with added stressors.
'Nobody Can Get Me Here,' NRA Exec Wayne LaPierre Sheltered On Borrowed Yacht After Mass ShootingsIn a deposition, Wayne LaPierre told a judge he didn't think using his friend's yacht, 'Illusions,' violated the NRA's conflict-of-interest policy because the summer sailing trips were for security.
Mass Shooters, Including 3 In Texas, Exploited Gun Laws Before CarnageA look at how suspects in recent mass shootings obtained guns, based on police accounts, court documents and contemporaneous reporting:
Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Against Federal Bump Stock BanToday the Supreme Court turned away an appeal from gun rights groups and left a federal ban against bump stocks in place.
Texas Mass Violence Prevention Panel Looking At Video Game Ties To ShootingsMass shootings are the topic at a Senate Select Committee meeting going on in Texas.
Judge Recuses Self From El Paso Walmart Shooting CaseThe judge presiding over the case of a man accused of killing 22 people at an El Paso Walmart has recused herself, saying she knew one of those killed.
Indictment Against Accused El Paso Shooter Patrick Crusius Made PublicLast week a Texas grand jury indicted him for Capital Murder, today officials released details of the filing against accused El Paso shooter Patrick Crusius.
Albertsons Joins Other Retails Stores Asking Customers Not To Open CarryAlbertsons has joined a list of retailers changing their policy in an attempt to limit gun violence following two mass shootings in the Texas.
After Mass Shootings In Texas, Governor Abbott Unveils Texas Safety Action Report & Suggestions For State LawmakersGovernor Greg Abbott unveiled his Texas Safety Action Report Thursday, which included nearly a dozen suggestions for state lawmakers to act on to help prevent other deadly mass shootings like those in El Paso and Odessa.
CVS, Walgreens Join List Of Retailers Asking Customers To Leave Guns Outside Of StoresPharmacy chains CVS and Walgreens are now asking customers to not openly carry firearms inside their stores in states where it's legal, joining Walmart and Kroger who also made the public appeal.
Frequency Of Mass Shootings Has Some People Living With New Kind Of FearMental health experts say the stress and anxiety are impacting parents and kids alike, and the situation demands a difference response.
Texas House Democrats Urge Governor Greg Abbott To Call Special Session After 2 Deadly Mass ShootingsDemocrats said they can't wait for the next regularly scheduled legislative session in January 2021 to act.
Calling Status Quo 'Unacceptable', Walmart CEO Announces End To Selling Handgun AmmunitionWalmart says it will discontinue the sale of handgun ammunition and also publicly request that customers refrain from openly carrying firearms in stores even where state laws allow it.
9 New Gun Laws Now In Effect In Texas; Some In Response To Church And Mass ShootingsAmong the new laws is one that allows licensed handgun holders to legally carry in places of worship.
Midland-Odessa Shooter Called FBI Tip Line Minutes Before Rampage: 'He Was On A Long Spiral Down'Authorities released more details about a gunman who killed seven people during a shooting rampage in Midland and Odessa that started only minutes after he called the FBI tip line.