Dems push for US gun safety bills; GOP legislation in limbo

2017-10-03 13:10

The deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas has renewed Democrats' calls for gun safety legislation, but their pleas are falling on deaf ears in the Republican-controlled Congress.

Reeva foundation joins call to get guns out of abusive homes

2017-08-02 22:28

The Reeva Steenkamp Foundation has joined a Women's Month call for victims of domestic violence to have guns in their homes legally removed.

INFOGRAPHIC: America's gun violence epidemic

2016-09-26 14:40

This year alone has seen over 200 mass shootings in the US and over 10 thousand deaths coming from the barrel of a gun. Despite calls for stricter gun control, it seems like America's gun problem is only getting worse.

Trump campaign denies advocating Clinton assassination

2016-08-10 07:13

Trump suggests gun rights supporters could stop Clinton, remarks considered by US media as a hint to assassinate her.

WATCH: Gun drop and run in Cape Town suburb

Officials arrested three suspects trying to flee a patrol car in Diep River.

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US police officer fatally shoots suspect, sparking protest

2016-07-06 14:19

A Louisiana police officer shot and killed a man during a confrontation outside a convenience store, authorities say, in a death that prompted a protest later in the day.

Obama says easy access to weapons 'unconscionable'

2016-06-18 19:33

Renewing his call to reduce gun violence, President Barack Obama characterized easy access to weapons as "unconscionable", less than a week after the worst mass shooting in US history.

Police ID man who carried out UCLA attack

2016-06-02 18:39

Los Angeles police have identified the man who carried out a murder-suicide on the UCLA campus as a member of a research group at the university.

Thai father murders 4 children following spat with wife

2016-02-08 11:26

Police negotiators laid siege to a house in the country's south Monday after a man allegedly shot dead four of his children following a dispute with his estranged wife.

WATCH: Barack Obama cries over gun violence deaths

US President Barack Obama wept openly on Tuesday as he urged America to wake up to the need to tackle the gun violence.

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Toddler shoots 2 other children at day care

2017-09-28 19:02

Police say a toddler accidentally shot and injured two other children at a home day care facility in suburban Detroit.

2-year-old shoots 1-year-old sibling in the face

2016-11-16 13:45

Baton Rouge police say a 2-year-old shot a 1-year-old sibling in the face inside a parked car in north Baton Rouge, leaving the infant in serious condition

No guns for marijuana card holders, US court rules

2016-09-01 13:11

A federal appeals court has upheld the government's ban on the sale of guns to medical marijuana card holders.

Heated political debate spurs shooting at bar

2016-07-27 10:03

A heated argument over presidential politics turned violent at a US bar and left one man with a gunshot wound to the leg.

Teen girl shoots couple who let her off for shoplifting

2016-07-21 07:05

US police say a 13-year-old girl shot and critically wounded a couple who had let her go with a warning earlier that day after catching her and a friend trying to steal from their beauty shop.

Father accidentally kills son at gun range

2016-07-05 08:52

A father accidentally shot and killed his 14-year-old son at a Florida gun range, police said.

Not too difficult to buy gun like Orlando killer's

2016-06-14 18:17

As in mass shootings elsewhere, the massacre of 49 people at an Orlando nightclub is raising questions about access to guns - assault rifles, in particular.

UCLA students struggled with unlocked doors during shooting

2016-06-02 09:00

In the minutes after a fatal shooting at a UCLA engineering building, panicked students seeking a safe place to hide used belts, cords and other items to try to secure doors they said did not lock.

WATCH: Chicago police shoot black teen then stand on him

2016-01-15 10:37

The embattled US city of Chicago released a video in yet another controversial case of a black teenager shot dead by a white police officer.

Student arrested for threatening university massacre

2015-10-13 11:00

Police in the US state of Georgia arrested a female university student who threatened to open fire on classmates, authorities say, as the country deals with a spate of campus shootings.

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