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Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun violence by 20 percent in 2020

Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun violence by 20 percent in 2020

Walter McGee, who lives in Roseland, has worked at CRED since last October and now has a job, providing financial security for himself and his son. Read full article: Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun ...→

Gospel Choir Competition Ends With Call to End Gun Violence in North Texas

Gospel Choir Competition Ends With Call to End Gun Violence in North Texas

School choirs from across Dallas-Fort Worth gathered in Oak Cliff Sunday evening for the Parade of Choirs 2020 competition. The event comes on the heels of violent weeks and months in Dallas, including a shooting during a high school basketball game in Oak Cliff. Organizers addressed the spike in crime, hoping that bringing hundreds of children together could help promote… Read full article: Gospel Choir Competition Ends With Call ...→

More Than 1,000 Students Face Discipline for Joining Nationwide School Walkout Over Gun Violence

More Than 1,000 Students Face Discipline for Joining Nationwide School Walkout Over Gun Violence

More than 1,000 students at a suburban school district will be disciplined for joining a nationwide school walkout this week and calling for immediate action to prevent gun violence on the one-month anniversary of the Parkland, Florida high school shooting. Read full article: More Than 1,000 Students Face Discipline...→

Thousands of activists protest gun-control at Richmond rally

Thousands of activists protest gun-control at Richmond rally

Thousands of gun-rights activists and other groups are crowding the streets around Virginia’s Capitol to protest plans by the state's Democratic leadership to pass gun-control legislation. Read full article: Thousands of activists protest gun-contr...→

Credible threats of violence as pro-gun rally is held in Richmond, FBI says

Credible threats of violence as pro-gun rally is held in Richmond, FBI says

Governor Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency, temporarily banning all weapons on capitol grounds. Read full article: Credible threats of violence as pro-gun ...→

Martin Luther King Had Complicated Legacy on Gun Violence

Martin Luther King Jr. was surrounded by guns, even though he didn’t like them. At times, armed foot soldiers protected the Baptist preacher and his family. As he led protests across the rural South, King often stood in proximity of guns — wielded by local police, state troopers or hostile people in the crowds. On April 4, 1968, King became one of America’s most famous victims of gun violence. Read full article: Martin Luther King Had Complicated Legac...→

Violence escalates in Beirut as anti-government anger rises

Lebanese security forces used tear gas, water cannons and rubber bullets in clashes with hundreds of anti-government protesters outside the country's Parliament on Sunday, as violence... Read full article: Violence escalates in Beirut as anti-gov...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun Activists Gear Up For Show of Force in Virginia

Gun Activists Gear Up For Show of Force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia. They are angry over the state’s new Democratic majority leadership and its plans to enact a slew of gun restrictions. Thousands of gun activists are expected to turn out. Second Amendment groups have identified the state as a rallying point for the fight against what they see as a national erosion of gun rights. Authorities in Virginia are taking precautions since extremist groups have blanketed social media and online forums with ominous messages and hinted at potential violence. Read full article: Gun Activists Gear Up For Show of Force ...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s... Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Man Killed in Shooting Near St. Sabina Church, Hours After Anti-Violence March

Man Killed in Shooting Near St. Sabina Church, Hours After Anti-Violence March

A man was shot and killed Wednesday night just steps from Chicago’s St. Sabina Church, hours after a crowd had gathered there for an anti-violence march. Read full article: Man Killed in Shooting Near St. Sabina C...→

Northam and his anti-gun mafia infringe on Second Amendment

Northam and his anti-gun mafia infringe on Second Amendment

The governor and the Democratic legislators in Virginia are proposing restrictive gun laws, which would make it much more difficult for law-abiding Virginians to defend themselves, as well as taking a Read full article: Northam and his anti-gun mafia infringe ...→

Northam and his Virginia anti-gun mafia infringe on Second Amendment

Northam and his Virginia anti-gun mafia infringe on Second Amendment

The governor and the Democratic legislators in Virginia are proposing restrictive gun laws, which would make it much more difficult for law-abiding Virginians to defend themselves, as well as taking away some of their basic liberty. Read full article: Northam and his Virginia anti-gun mafia ...→

Photos: Anti-war activists national day of grass-roots action in opposition to escalation of war with Iran

Photos: Anti-war activists national day of grass-roots action in opposition to escalation of war with Iran

Over 100 anti-war activists took part in a national day of grassroots action in opposition to escalation of war with Iran in Berkeley. Read full article: Photos: Anti-war activists national day ...→

In Denver, Pete Buttigieg calls for action on climate change and gun violence: “This can’t wait four years”

In Denver, Pete Buttigieg calls for action on climate change and gun violence: “This can’t wait four years”

Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg said Wednesday in Denver that the scale of the country’s challenges surrounding gun violence, climate change and economic inequality cried out for widescal… Read full article: In Denver, Pete Buttigieg calls for acti...→

Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun violence by 20 percent in 2020

Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun violence by 20 percent in 2020

Though gun violence is worse in some areas of the city than others, they said it is important for all Chicagoans to care about solving the problem. Read full article: Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun ...→

Local Nonprofit Aiming To Combat Gun Violence & It's Affect On Dallas Youth

Local Nonprofit Aiming To Combat Gun Violence & It's Affect On Dallas Youth

This summer, the nonprofit “No More Violence” will host a three day youth convention aimed to make an impact on a child’s life. Read full article: Local Nonprofit Aiming To Combat Gun Vio...→

St. Paul's Mayor, Police Chief Speak Out At Meeting On City's Gun Violence Dilemma

St. Paul's Mayor, Police Chief Speak Out At Meeting On City's Gun Violence Dilemma

More than 200 residents packed St. Paul’s Mt. Olivet Baptist Church Wednesday night to talk about solutions to violence in the city. Read full article: St. Paul's Mayor, Police Chief Speak Out...→

Brandon Lewis, sniper rifle guy: Holding a gun is like holding a ‘hammer’

Brandon Lewis, sniper rifle guy: Holding a gun is like holding a ‘hammer’

The New York man whose massive, military-grade sniper rifle wowed at a Virginia pro-gun rally says he brought the weapon to prove firearms are a “normal everyday thing” — akin to holdin… Read full article: Brandon Lewis, sniper rifle guy: Holding...→

Virginia's Capitol flooded with gun rights activists as Second Amendment rally is underway

Virginia's Capitol flooded with gun rights activists as Second Amendment rally is underway

Massive crowds of Second Amendment supporters carrying firearms and wearing stickers that say “guns save lives” have descended upon Virginia's Capitol in Richmond Monday as a widely publicized gun rights rally is underway. Read full article: Virginia's Capitol flooded with gun righ...→

Fears of Violence Ahead of Gun Rally in Virginia

Fears of Violence Ahead of Gun Rally in Virginia

Virginia's capital city is bracing for the expected arrival of thousands of gun-rights activists and other groups that have vowed to descend on Richmond to protest Democrats' plans to pass gun-control legislation. Read full article: Fears of Violence Ahead of Gun Rally in ...→

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

(CNN) — The FBI and local law enforcement are working together regarding “threats of violence” and Virginia clergy leaders are urging prayer and peace as... Read full article: FBI working with Virginia law enforcemen...→

Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists plan unprecedented show of force

Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists plan unprecedented show of force

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia's picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans to hide in a Read full article: Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists pla...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. — Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmake… Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia | WTOP

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia | WTOP

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem in advance of what’s expected to be an unprecedented show of force in Virginia by gun-rights activists. Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Police: 26-Year-Old Man Killed As Gun Violence Continues In Philadelphia

Police: 26-Year-Old Man Killed As Gun Violence Continues In Philadelphia

Police say a man was shot at least one time in the neck around 6 p.m. Monday on the 2600 block of West Cumberland Street. Read full article: Police: 26-Year-Old Man Killed As Gun Vi...→

Boulder DA can’t justify full-time investigator, but hopes new legislation will get domestic violence offenders to turn over guns

Boulder DA can’t justify full-time investigator, but hopes new legislation will get domestic violence offenders to turn over guns

While the 20th Judicial District does not have a big enough caseload to justify a full-time investigator solely dedicated to tracking down domestic violence offenders with weapons, Boulder County D… Read full article: Boulder DA can’t justify full-time inves...→

Michael Bloomberg: I’ve ‘earned my place in heaven’ for anti-gun crusade

Michael Bloomberg: I’ve ‘earned my place in heaven’ for anti-gun crusade

Michael Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York City, said it’s his work for more gun control — along with his anti-smoking and healthy eating campaigns — that have won him God’s favor and a sure spot behind the Pearly Gates. Read full article: Michael Bloomberg: I’ve ‘earned my place...→

Dallas Restaurants Launch Anti-Trafficking Program

Dallas Restaurants Launch Anti-Trafficking Program

North Texas restaurants are banding together to help fight a silent battle. They’re quietly reaching out to victims of human trafficking, letting them know there’s help. The movement began from a moment in a local fast-food restaurant months ago. Chris Aslam, who runs dozens of franchised Jack In The Box locations, said a woman came into the restaurant looking for… Read full article: Dallas Restaurants Launch Anti-Trafficki...→

Bloomberg addresses anti-Semitic violence, throws shade at Sanders and Trump

Bloomberg addresses anti-Semitic violence, throws shade at Sanders and Trump

"Anti-Semitism is hardly the exclusive domain of one political party," the former New York mayor said, adding, "Presidential leadership matters." Read full article: Bloomberg addresses anti-Semitic violenc...→

Virginia gun rally: Activists gather in Richmond protest gun-control proposal

Virginia gun rally: Activists gather in Richmond protest gun-control proposal

Thousands of gun activists from across the country descended on Virginia’s capital Richmond on Monday to protest proposed gun-control legislation by the Democratic governor and legislature th… Read full article: Virginia gun rally: Activists gather in ...→

Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as worries over violence, hate groups and militias grow

Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as worries over violence, hate groups and militias grow

Threats of violence, including claims of a militia storming Virginia's Capitol and protesters weaponizing drones, have put federal and state authorities on high alert ahead of Monday's gun-rights rally. Read full article: Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as ...→

Virginia braces for unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists

Virginia braces for unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans to hide in a safe house in advance of what’s expected to be an unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists. Read full article: Virginia braces for unprecedented show o...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Second Amendment groups have identified the state as a rallying point for the fight against what they see as a national erosion of gun rights. Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia's picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans... Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

ONLY ON ABC7NEWS.COM: Pastor arrested after threatening San Carlos church with gun violence

ONLY ON ABC7NEWS.COM: Pastor arrested after threatening San Carlos church with gun violence

"Yeah. It was personal," A minister from San Carlos explained why he threatened to shoot members of his former church. Rev. Paul Michaelson sent a series of handwritten letters, warning them the attack would happen this Sunday. Read full article: ONLY ON ABC7NEWS.COM: Pastor arrested af...→

100 Arrests in Lebanon as Anti-Government Protests Turn Violent

100 Arrests in Lebanon as Anti-Government Protests Turn Violent

Lebanese security forces detain at least a hundred demonstrators on Thursday as long-running protests turn violent. Read full article: 100 Arrests in Lebanon as Anti-Governmen...→

I’m a gun owner, and I support efforts to curb gun violence: Letters

I’m a gun owner, and I support efforts to curb gun violence: Letters

Reasonable gun owners should all welcome the recent passage of legislation to provide federal funding for gun violence research. Read full article: I’m a gun owner, and I support efforts t...→

Weekend gun violence leaves 5 dead in Baltimore

Weekend gun violence leaves 5 dead in Baltimore

12 people were shot, five fatally, in a single day as Baltimore struggles with a rise in homicides. Read full article: Weekend gun violence leaves 5 dead in Ba...→

Anti-Abortion Activists Take To Streets In March For Life

Anti-Abortion Activists Take To Streets In March For Life

The topic of abortion was front and center on the streets of Chicago during the day Saturday. Read full article: Anti-Abortion Activists Take To Streets ...→

Monsey Rabbi Who Survived Hanukkah Attack Speaks Out Against Anti-Semitic Violence

Monsey Rabbi Who Survived Hanukkah Attack Speaks Out Against Anti-Semitic Violence

For the first time since the violent attacks at his home on Hanukkah, a rabbi is addressing the recent spree of anti-Semitic violence in New York. Read full article: Monsey Rabbi Who Survived Hanukkah Attac...→

Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun violence by 20 percent in 2020

Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun violence by 20 percent in 2020

Walter McGee, who lives in Roseland, has worked at CRED since last October and now has a job, providing financial security for himself and his son. Read full article: Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun ...→

Bloomberg addresses anti-Semitic violence, throws shade at Sanders and Trump

Bloomberg addresses anti-Semitic violence, throws shade at Sanders and Trump

"Anti-Semitism is hardly the exclusive domain of one political party," the former New York mayor said, adding, "Presidential leadership matters." Read full article: Bloomberg addresses anti-Semitic violenc...→

Local Nonprofit Aiming To Combat Gun Violence & It's Affect On Dallas Youth

Local Nonprofit Aiming To Combat Gun Violence & It's Affect On Dallas Youth

This summer, the nonprofit “No More Violence” will host a three day youth convention aimed to make an impact on a child’s life. Read full article: Local Nonprofit Aiming To Combat Gun Vio...→

More Than 1,000 Students Face Discipline for Joining Nationwide School Walkout Over Gun Violence

More Than 1,000 Students Face Discipline for Joining Nationwide School Walkout Over Gun Violence

More than 1,000 students at a suburban school district will be disciplined for joining a nationwide school walkout this week and calling for immediate action to prevent gun violence on the one-month anniversary of the Parkland, Florida high school shooting. Read full article: More Than 1,000 Students Face Discipline...→

Brandon Lewis, sniper rifle guy: Holding a gun is like holding a ‘hammer’

Brandon Lewis, sniper rifle guy: Holding a gun is like holding a ‘hammer’

The New York man whose massive, military-grade sniper rifle wowed at a Virginia pro-gun rally says he brought the weapon to prove firearms are a “normal everyday thing” — akin to holdin… Read full article: Brandon Lewis, sniper rifle guy: Holding...→

Thousands of activists protest gun-control at Richmond rally

Thousands of activists protest gun-control at Richmond rally

Thousands of gun-rights activists and other groups are crowding the streets around Virginia’s Capitol to protest plans by the state's Democratic leadership to pass gun-control legislation. Read full article: Thousands of activists protest gun-contr...→

Virginia gun rally: Activists gather in Richmond protest gun-control proposal

Virginia gun rally: Activists gather in Richmond protest gun-control proposal

Thousands of gun activists from across the country descended on Virginia’s capital Richmond on Monday to protest proposed gun-control legislation by the Democratic governor and legislature th… Read full article: Virginia gun rally: Activists gather in ...→

Fears of Violence Ahead of Gun Rally in Virginia

Fears of Violence Ahead of Gun Rally in Virginia

Virginia's capital city is bracing for the expected arrival of thousands of gun-rights activists and other groups that have vowed to descend on Richmond to protest Democrats' plans to pass gun-control legislation. Read full article: Fears of Violence Ahead of Gun Rally in ...→

Martin Luther King Had Complicated Legacy on Gun Violence

Martin Luther King Jr. was surrounded by guns, even though he didn’t like them. At times, armed foot soldiers protected the Baptist preacher and his family. As he led protests across the rural South, King often stood in proximity of guns — wielded by local police, state troopers or hostile people in the crowds. On April 4, 1968, King became one of America’s most famous victims of gun violence. Read full article: Martin Luther King Had Complicated Legac...→

Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as worries over violence, hate groups and militias grow

Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as worries over violence, hate groups and militias grow

Threats of violence, including claims of a militia storming Virginia's Capitol and protesters weaponizing drones, have put federal and state authorities on high alert ahead of Monday's gun-rights rally. Read full article: Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as ...→

Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists plan unprecedented show of force

Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists plan unprecedented show of force

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia's picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans to hide in a Read full article: Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists pla...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Second Amendment groups have identified the state as a rallying point for the fight against what they see as a national erosion of gun rights. Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia | WTOP

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia | WTOP

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem in advance of what’s expected to be an unprecedented show of force in Virginia by gun-rights activists. Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s... Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

ONLY ON ABC7NEWS.COM: Pastor arrested after threatening San Carlos church with gun violence

ONLY ON ABC7NEWS.COM: Pastor arrested after threatening San Carlos church with gun violence

"Yeah. It was personal," A minister from San Carlos explained why he threatened to shoot members of his former church. Rev. Paul Michaelson sent a series of handwritten letters, warning them the attack would happen this Sunday. Read full article: ONLY ON ABC7NEWS.COM: Pastor arrested af...→

Man Killed in Shooting Near St. Sabina Church, Hours After Anti-Violence March

Man Killed in Shooting Near St. Sabina Church, Hours After Anti-Violence March

A man was shot and killed Wednesday night just steps from Chicago’s St. Sabina Church, hours after a crowd had gathered there for an anti-violence march. Read full article: Man Killed in Shooting Near St. Sabina C...→

I’m a gun owner, and I support efforts to curb gun violence: Letters

I’m a gun owner, and I support efforts to curb gun violence: Letters

Reasonable gun owners should all welcome the recent passage of legislation to provide federal funding for gun violence research. Read full article: I’m a gun owner, and I support efforts t...→

Police: 26-Year-Old Man Killed As Gun Violence Continues In Philadelphia

Police: 26-Year-Old Man Killed As Gun Violence Continues In Philadelphia

Police say a man was shot at least one time in the neck around 6 p.m. Monday on the 2600 block of West Cumberland Street. Read full article: Police: 26-Year-Old Man Killed As Gun Vi...→

Northam and his Virginia anti-gun mafia infringe on Second Amendment

Northam and his Virginia anti-gun mafia infringe on Second Amendment

The governor and the Democratic legislators in Virginia are proposing restrictive gun laws, which would make it much more difficult for law-abiding Virginians to defend themselves, as well as taking away some of their basic liberty. Read full article: Northam and his Virginia anti-gun mafia ...→

Anti-Abortion Activists Take To Streets In March For Life

Anti-Abortion Activists Take To Streets In March For Life

The topic of abortion was front and center on the streets of Chicago during the day Saturday. Read full article: Anti-Abortion Activists Take To Streets ...→

Michael Bloomberg: I’ve ‘earned my place in heaven’ for anti-gun crusade

Michael Bloomberg: I’ve ‘earned my place in heaven’ for anti-gun crusade

Michael Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York City, said it’s his work for more gun control — along with his anti-smoking and healthy eating campaigns — that have won him God’s favor and a sure spot behind the Pearly Gates. Read full article: Michael Bloomberg: I’ve ‘earned my place...→

In Denver, Pete Buttigieg calls for action on climate change and gun violence: “This can’t wait four years”

In Denver, Pete Buttigieg calls for action on climate change and gun violence: “This can’t wait four years”

Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg said Wednesday in Denver that the scale of the country’s challenges surrounding gun violence, climate change and economic inequality cried out for widescal… Read full article: In Denver, Pete Buttigieg calls for acti...→

Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun violence by 20 percent in 2020

Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun violence by 20 percent in 2020

Though gun violence is worse in some areas of the city than others, they said it is important for all Chicagoans to care about solving the problem. Read full article: Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun ...→

Gospel Choir Competition Ends With Call to End Gun Violence in North Texas

Gospel Choir Competition Ends With Call to End Gun Violence in North Texas

School choirs from across Dallas-Fort Worth gathered in Oak Cliff Sunday evening for the Parade of Choirs 2020 competition. The event comes on the heels of violent weeks and months in Dallas, including a shooting during a high school basketball game in Oak Cliff. Organizers addressed the spike in crime, hoping that bringing hundreds of children together could help promote… Read full article: Gospel Choir Competition Ends With Call ...→

St. Paul's Mayor, Police Chief Speak Out At Meeting On City's Gun Violence Dilemma

St. Paul's Mayor, Police Chief Speak Out At Meeting On City's Gun Violence Dilemma

More than 200 residents packed St. Paul’s Mt. Olivet Baptist Church Wednesday night to talk about solutions to violence in the city. Read full article: St. Paul's Mayor, Police Chief Speak Out...→

Virginia's Capitol flooded with gun rights activists as Second Amendment rally is underway

Virginia's Capitol flooded with gun rights activists as Second Amendment rally is underway

Massive crowds of Second Amendment supporters carrying firearms and wearing stickers that say “guns save lives” have descended upon Virginia's Capitol in Richmond Monday as a widely publicized gun rights rally is underway. Read full article: Virginia's Capitol flooded with gun righ...→

Credible threats of violence as pro-gun rally is held in Richmond, FBI says

Credible threats of violence as pro-gun rally is held in Richmond, FBI says

Governor Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency, temporarily banning all weapons on capitol grounds. Read full article: Credible threats of violence as pro-gun ...→

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

(CNN) — The FBI and local law enforcement are working together regarding “threats of violence” and Virginia clergy leaders are urging prayer and peace as... Read full article: FBI working with Virginia law enforcemen...→

Violence escalates in Beirut as anti-government anger rises

Lebanese security forces used tear gas, water cannons and rubber bullets in clashes with hundreds of anti-government protesters outside the country's Parliament on Sunday, as violence... Read full article: Violence escalates in Beirut as anti-gov...→

Virginia braces for unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists

Virginia braces for unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans to hide in a safe house in advance of what’s expected to be an unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists. Read full article: Virginia braces for unprecedented show o...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. — Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmake… Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun Activists Gear Up For Show of Force in Virginia

Gun Activists Gear Up For Show of Force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia. They are angry over the state’s new Democratic majority leadership and its plans to enact a slew of gun restrictions. Thousands of gun activists are expected to turn out. Second Amendment groups have identified the state as a rallying point for the fight against what they see as a national erosion of gun rights. Authorities in Virginia are taking precautions since extremist groups have blanketed social media and online forums with ominous messages and hinted at potential violence. Read full article: Gun Activists Gear Up For Show of Force ...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia's picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans... Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

100 Arrests in Lebanon as Anti-Government Protests Turn Violent

100 Arrests in Lebanon as Anti-Government Protests Turn Violent

Lebanese security forces detain at least a hundred demonstrators on Thursday as long-running protests turn violent. Read full article: 100 Arrests in Lebanon as Anti-Governmen...→

Northam and his anti-gun mafia infringe on Second Amendment

Northam and his anti-gun mafia infringe on Second Amendment

The governor and the Democratic legislators in Virginia are proposing restrictive gun laws, which would make it much more difficult for law-abiding Virginians to defend themselves, as well as taking a Read full article: Northam and his anti-gun mafia infringe ...→

Weekend gun violence leaves 5 dead in Baltimore

Weekend gun violence leaves 5 dead in Baltimore

12 people were shot, five fatally, in a single day as Baltimore struggles with a rise in homicides. Read full article: Weekend gun violence leaves 5 dead in Ba...→

Boulder DA can’t justify full-time investigator, but hopes new legislation will get domestic violence offenders to turn over guns

Boulder DA can’t justify full-time investigator, but hopes new legislation will get domestic violence offenders to turn over guns

While the 20th Judicial District does not have a big enough caseload to justify a full-time investigator solely dedicated to tracking down domestic violence offenders with weapons, Boulder County D… Read full article: Boulder DA can’t justify full-time inves...→

Photos: Anti-war activists national day of grass-roots action in opposition to escalation of war with Iran

Photos: Anti-war activists national day of grass-roots action in opposition to escalation of war with Iran

Over 100 anti-war activists took part in a national day of grassroots action in opposition to escalation of war with Iran in Berkeley. Read full article: Photos: Anti-war activists national day ...→

Monsey Rabbi Who Survived Hanukkah Attack Speaks Out Against Anti-Semitic Violence

Monsey Rabbi Who Survived Hanukkah Attack Speaks Out Against Anti-Semitic Violence

For the first time since the violent attacks at his home on Hanukkah, a rabbi is addressing the recent spree of anti-Semitic violence in New York. Read full article: Monsey Rabbi Who Survived Hanukkah Attac...→

Dallas Restaurants Launch Anti-Trafficking Program

Dallas Restaurants Launch Anti-Trafficking Program

North Texas restaurants are banding together to help fight a silent battle. They’re quietly reaching out to victims of human trafficking, letting them know there’s help. The movement began from a moment in a local fast-food restaurant months ago. Chris Aslam, who runs dozens of franchised Jack In The Box locations, said a woman came into the restaurant looking for… Read full article: Dallas Restaurants Launch Anti-Trafficki...→

Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun violence by 20 percent in 2020

Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun violence by 20 percent in 2020

Walter McGee, who lives in Roseland, has worked at CRED since last October and now has a job, providing financial security for himself and his son. Read full article: Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun ...→

Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun violence by 20 percent in 2020

Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun violence by 20 percent in 2020

Though gun violence is worse in some areas of the city than others, they said it is important for all Chicagoans to care about solving the problem. Read full article: Groups set goal of reducing Chicago gun ...→

Bloomberg addresses anti-Semitic violence, throws shade at Sanders and Trump

Bloomberg addresses anti-Semitic violence, throws shade at Sanders and Trump

"Anti-Semitism is hardly the exclusive domain of one political party," the former New York mayor said, adding, "Presidential leadership matters." Read full article: Bloomberg addresses anti-Semitic violenc...→

Gospel Choir Competition Ends With Call to End Gun Violence in North Texas

Gospel Choir Competition Ends With Call to End Gun Violence in North Texas

School choirs from across Dallas-Fort Worth gathered in Oak Cliff Sunday evening for the Parade of Choirs 2020 competition. The event comes on the heels of violent weeks and months in Dallas, including a shooting during a high school basketball game in Oak Cliff. Organizers addressed the spike in crime, hoping that bringing hundreds of children together could help promote… Read full article: Gospel Choir Competition Ends With Call ...→

Local Nonprofit Aiming To Combat Gun Violence & It's Affect On Dallas Youth

Local Nonprofit Aiming To Combat Gun Violence & It's Affect On Dallas Youth

This summer, the nonprofit “No More Violence” will host a three day youth convention aimed to make an impact on a child’s life. Read full article: Local Nonprofit Aiming To Combat Gun Vio...→

More Than 1,000 Students Face Discipline for Joining Nationwide School Walkout Over Gun Violence

More Than 1,000 Students Face Discipline for Joining Nationwide School Walkout Over Gun Violence

More than 1,000 students at a suburban school district will be disciplined for joining a nationwide school walkout this week and calling for immediate action to prevent gun violence on the one-month anniversary of the Parkland, Florida high school shooting. Read full article: More Than 1,000 Students Face Discipline...→

St. Paul's Mayor, Police Chief Speak Out At Meeting On City's Gun Violence Dilemma

St. Paul's Mayor, Police Chief Speak Out At Meeting On City's Gun Violence Dilemma

More than 200 residents packed St. Paul’s Mt. Olivet Baptist Church Wednesday night to talk about solutions to violence in the city. Read full article: St. Paul's Mayor, Police Chief Speak Out...→

Brandon Lewis, sniper rifle guy: Holding a gun is like holding a ‘hammer’

Brandon Lewis, sniper rifle guy: Holding a gun is like holding a ‘hammer’

The New York man whose massive, military-grade sniper rifle wowed at a Virginia pro-gun rally says he brought the weapon to prove firearms are a “normal everyday thing” — akin to holdin… Read full article: Brandon Lewis, sniper rifle guy: Holding...→

Thousands of activists protest gun-control at Richmond rally

Thousands of activists protest gun-control at Richmond rally

Thousands of gun-rights activists and other groups are crowding the streets around Virginia’s Capitol to protest plans by the state's Democratic leadership to pass gun-control legislation. Read full article: Thousands of activists protest gun-contr...→

Virginia's Capitol flooded with gun rights activists as Second Amendment rally is underway

Virginia's Capitol flooded with gun rights activists as Second Amendment rally is underway

Massive crowds of Second Amendment supporters carrying firearms and wearing stickers that say “guns save lives” have descended upon Virginia's Capitol in Richmond Monday as a widely publicized gun rights rally is underway. Read full article: Virginia's Capitol flooded with gun righ...→

Virginia gun rally: Activists gather in Richmond protest gun-control proposal

Virginia gun rally: Activists gather in Richmond protest gun-control proposal

Thousands of gun activists from across the country descended on Virginia’s capital Richmond on Monday to protest proposed gun-control legislation by the Democratic governor and legislature th… Read full article: Virginia gun rally: Activists gather in ...→

Credible threats of violence as pro-gun rally is held in Richmond, FBI says

Credible threats of violence as pro-gun rally is held in Richmond, FBI says

Governor Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency, temporarily banning all weapons on capitol grounds. Read full article: Credible threats of violence as pro-gun ...→

Fears of Violence Ahead of Gun Rally in Virginia

Fears of Violence Ahead of Gun Rally in Virginia

Virginia's capital city is bracing for the expected arrival of thousands of gun-rights activists and other groups that have vowed to descend on Richmond to protest Democrats' plans to pass gun-control legislation. Read full article: Fears of Violence Ahead of Gun Rally in ...→

Martin Luther King Had Complicated Legacy on Gun Violence

Martin Luther King Jr. was surrounded by guns, even though he didn’t like them. At times, armed foot soldiers protected the Baptist preacher and his family. As he led protests across the rural South, King often stood in proximity of guns — wielded by local police, state troopers or hostile people in the crowds. On April 4, 1968, King became one of America’s most famous victims of gun violence. Read full article: Martin Luther King Had Complicated Legac...→

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

FBI working with Virginia law enforcement regarding ‘threats of violence’ before Monday’s gun rights rally

(CNN) — The FBI and local law enforcement are working together regarding “threats of violence” and Virginia clergy leaders are urging prayer and peace as... Read full article: FBI working with Virginia law enforcemen...→

Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as worries over violence, hate groups and militias grow

Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as worries over violence, hate groups and militias grow

Threats of violence, including claims of a militia storming Virginia's Capitol and protesters weaponizing drones, have put federal and state authorities on high alert ahead of Monday's gun-rights rally. Read full article: Virginia braces for gun-rights rally as ...→

Violence escalates in Beirut as anti-government anger rises

Lebanese security forces used tear gas, water cannons and rubber bullets in clashes with hundreds of anti-government protesters outside the country's Parliament on Sunday, as violence... Read full article: Violence escalates in Beirut as anti-gov...→

Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists plan unprecedented show of force

Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists plan unprecedented show of force

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia's picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans to hide in a Read full article: Virginia gun-rights rally: Activists pla...→

Virginia braces for unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists

Virginia braces for unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans to hide in a safe house in advance of what’s expected to be an unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists. Read full article: Virginia braces for unprecedented show o...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. — Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmake… Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Second Amendment groups have identified the state as a rallying point for the fight against what they see as a national erosion of gun rights. Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun Activists Gear Up For Show of Force in Virginia

Gun Activists Gear Up For Show of Force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia. They are angry over the state’s new Democratic majority leadership and its plans to enact a slew of gun restrictions. Thousands of gun activists are expected to turn out. Second Amendment groups have identified the state as a rallying point for the fight against what they see as a national erosion of gun rights. Authorities in Virginia are taking precautions since extremist groups have blanketed social media and online forums with ominous messages and hinted at potential violence. Read full article: Gun Activists Gear Up For Show of Force ...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia | WTOP

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia | WTOP

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem in advance of what’s expected to be an unprecedented show of force in Virginia by gun-rights activists. Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia's picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans... Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s... Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia Read full article: Gun-rights activists gear up for show of...→

ONLY ON ABC7NEWS.COM: Pastor arrested after threatening San Carlos church with gun violence

ONLY ON ABC7NEWS.COM: Pastor arrested after threatening San Carlos church with gun violence

"Yeah. It was personal," A minister from San Carlos explained why he threatened to shoot members of his former church. Rev. Paul Michaelson sent a series of handwritten letters, warning them the attack would happen this Sunday. Read full article: ONLY ON ABC7NEWS.COM: Pastor arrested af...→

100 Arrests in Lebanon as Anti-Government Protests Turn Violent

100 Arrests in Lebanon as Anti-Government Protests Turn Violent

Lebanese security forces detain at least a hundred demonstrators on Thursday as long-running protests turn violent. Read full article: 100 Arrests in Lebanon as Anti-Governmen...→

Man Killed in Shooting Near St. Sabina Church, Hours After Anti-Violence March

Man Killed in Shooting Near St. Sabina Church, Hours After Anti-Violence March

A man was shot and killed Wednesday night just steps from Chicago’s St. Sabina Church, hours after a crowd had gathered there for an anti-violence march. Read full article: Man Killed in Shooting Near St. Sabina C...→

I’m a gun owner, and I support efforts to curb gun violence: Letters

I’m a gun owner, and I support efforts to curb gun violence: Letters

Reasonable gun owners should all welcome the recent passage of legislation to provide federal funding for gun violence research. Read full article: I’m a gun owner, and I support efforts t...→

Northam and his anti-gun mafia infringe on Second Amendment

Northam and his anti-gun mafia infringe on Second Amendment

The governor and the Democratic legislators in Virginia are proposing restrictive gun laws, which would make it much more difficult for law-abiding Virginians to defend themselves, as well as taking a Read full article: Northam and his anti-gun mafia infringe ...→

Police: 26-Year-Old Man Killed As Gun Violence Continues In Philadelphia

Police: 26-Year-Old Man Killed As Gun Violence Continues In Philadelphia

Police say a man was shot at least one time in the neck around 6 p.m. Monday on the 2600 block of West Cumberland Street. Read full article: Police: 26-Year-Old Man Killed As Gun Vi...→

Weekend gun violence leaves 5 dead in Baltimore

Weekend gun violence leaves 5 dead in Baltimore

12 people were shot, five fatally, in a single day as Baltimore struggles with a rise in homicides. Read full article: Weekend gun violence leaves 5 dead in Ba...→

Northam and his Virginia anti-gun mafia infringe on Second Amendment

Northam and his Virginia anti-gun mafia infringe on Second Amendment

The governor and the Democratic legislators in Virginia are proposing restrictive gun laws, which would make it much more difficult for law-abiding Virginians to defend themselves, as well as taking away some of their basic liberty. Read full article: Northam and his Virginia anti-gun mafia ...→

Boulder DA can’t justify full-time investigator, but hopes new legislation will get domestic violence offenders to turn over guns

Boulder DA can’t justify full-time investigator, but hopes new legislation will get domestic violence offenders to turn over guns

While the 20th Judicial District does not have a big enough caseload to justify a full-time investigator solely dedicated to tracking down domestic violence offenders with weapons, Boulder County D… Read full article: Boulder DA can’t justify full-time inves...→

Anti-Abortion Activists Take To Streets In March For Life

Anti-Abortion Activists Take To Streets In March For Life

The topic of abortion was front and center on the streets of Chicago during the day Saturday. Read full article: Anti-Abortion Activists Take To Streets ...→

Photos: Anti-war activists national day of grass-roots action in opposition to escalation of war with Iran

Photos: Anti-war activists national day of grass-roots action in opposition to escalation of war with Iran

Over 100 anti-war activists took part in a national day of grassroots action in opposition to escalation of war with Iran in Berkeley. Read full article: Photos: Anti-war activists national day ...→

Michael Bloomberg: I’ve ‘earned my place in heaven’ for anti-gun crusade

Michael Bloomberg: I’ve ‘earned my place in heaven’ for anti-gun crusade

Michael Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York City, said it’s his work for more gun control — along with his anti-smoking and healthy eating campaigns — that have won him God’s favor and a sure spot behind the Pearly Gates. Read full article: Michael Bloomberg: I’ve ‘earned my place...→

Monsey Rabbi Who Survived Hanukkah Attack Speaks Out Against Anti-Semitic Violence

Monsey Rabbi Who Survived Hanukkah Attack Speaks Out Against Anti-Semitic Violence

For the first time since the violent attacks at his home on Hanukkah, a rabbi is addressing the recent spree of anti-Semitic violence in New York. Read full article: Monsey Rabbi Who Survived Hanukkah Attac...→

In Denver, Pete Buttigieg calls for action on climate change and gun violence: “This can’t wait four years”

In Denver, Pete Buttigieg calls for action on climate change and gun violence: “This can’t wait four years”

Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg said Wednesday in Denver that the scale of the country’s challenges surrounding gun violence, climate change and economic inequality cried out for widescal… Read full article: In Denver, Pete Buttigieg calls for acti...→

Dallas Restaurants Launch Anti-Trafficking Program

Dallas Restaurants Launch Anti-Trafficking Program

North Texas restaurants are banding together to help fight a silent battle. They’re quietly reaching out to victims of human trafficking, letting them know there’s help. The movement began from a moment in a local fast-food restaurant months ago. Chris Aslam, who runs dozens of franchised Jack In The Box locations, said a woman came into the restaurant looking for… Read full article: Dallas Restaurants Launch Anti-Trafficki...→