Top Texas Cop: Uvalde Police Response was ‘Abject Failure’
Law Enforcement
Top Texas Cop: Uvalde Police Response was 'Abject Failure'

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The head of the Texas state police pronounced the law enforcement response to the Uvalde school shooting an “abject failure," telling lawmakers that there were enough officers and firepower on the scene to have stopped the... Read More

Thousands Converge on Washington Mall to Demand New Gun Laws
Guns
Thousands Converge on Washington Mall to Demand New Gun Laws
2022-06-12 16:24:15
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON — Thousands rallied under a mostly overcast sky on the National Mall on Saturday to demand Congress pass new gun control measures after a recent rash of deadly mass shootings. The peaceful protest in Washington was just one of... Read More

Shooting Survivors and Families Express Outrage Ahead of Votes on Gun Reform
Congress
Shooting Survivors and Families Express Outrage Ahead of Votes on Gun Reform
2022-06-08 21:32:57
by Tom Ramstack

WASHINGTON — The heated emotions of gun violence and mass shootings continued during a congressional hearing Wednesday as lawmakers prepared for a key vote on gun reform this week. Once again, the debate and the hearing before the vote groped... Read More

Uvalde Grieves, Says Goodbyes at Visitations, Funerals
Guns
Uvalde Grieves, Says Goodbyes at Visitations, Funerals

UVALDE, Texas (AP) — It should have been the first day of a joyous week for Robb Elementary School students — the start of summer break. Instead, the first two of 19 children slain inside a classroom were being remembered... Read More

Some Grieve, Others Seethe After Texas Mass School Shooting
Crime
Some Grieve, Others Seethe After Texas Mass School Shooting
2022-05-26 12:50:29
by Reece Nations

UVALDE, Texas — Flags were already being flown at half-staff on Tuesday evening, hours after an armed gunman entered Robb Elementary School and opened fire in a classroom. By then, throngs of reporters and federal agents had descended upon the... Read More

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