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School Shootings

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School Shootings Continue Despite Safety Emphasis

Despite increased security put in place after the massacre at Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012, there’s been no real reduction in the number of U.S. school shootings.

02/03/2014

File photo of former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords. (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

On Tour, Giffords’ Actions Speak On Gun Control

Thirty months after she was shot through the head, former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords sits in a New Hampshire restaurant facing parents of children killed in the nation’s latest school shooting.

07/06/2013

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NRA Promises To Help Prevent School Shootings

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Rifle Association is breaking its silence four days after a school shooting in Newtown, Conn., where 26 were killed, including 20 children. The nation’s largest gun rights organization made its […]

12/18/2012

A handwritten sign reads 'Pray for Newtown' following the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Agents Visit Conn. Gun Shops After School Massacre

While white-steepled churches and President Barack Obama prepared to comfort a grieving town Sunday, federal agents planned to fan out to dozens of gun stores and shooting ranges across Connecticut, chasing leads they hoped would cast light on the life of school shooter Adam Lanza.

12/16/2012