Tag : Gun violence
Matt Bevin title : Kentucky Gov. Calls on Christians to Form Prayer Groups to Combat Louisville Violence
summary : June 9 , 2017: Expressing a belief in the "power of prayer", the Republican governor of Kentucky has urged faith leaders in Louisville to form walking prayer groups in the city's high-crime areas to help combat growing violence.
date : Jun 09, 2017 09:45 AM EDT
Debbie Baigrie, title : Mother-of-Two Forgives, Helps Free Man Who Shot Her in Face: 'She's My Guardian Angel'
summary : A Florida woman found the strength and the faith to forgive a young man who nearly killed her in a story of grace, redemption, and healing.
date : Nov 29, 2016 10:43 AM EST
Gun title : Troubled Lawyer Shoots Nine in Houston Before Being Killed by Police
summary : A troubled lawyer opened fire on morning commuters in Houston on Monday, injuring at least nine people before being fatally shot by police, authorities said.
date : Sep 26, 2016 12:21 PM EDT
Michael Jordan title : Michael Jordan Writes Letter to Condemn Racial Violence, Donates Over $2 Million to Help Find a Solution
summary : NBA legend and former shooting guard for the Chicago Bulls Michael Jordan broke his silence in the recent racial and gun-related violence that's currently plaguing the country. In addition to voicing out his opinions, Jordan also pledged over $2 million to organizations that are focused on finding a proper solution.
date : Jul 26, 2016 11:58 AM EDT
Gun Control title : Gun Control Measures Blocked by Senate Even After Orlando Shooting Massacre
summary : U.S. Senators on Monday rejected four partisan gun control measures offered within the week following the Orlando, Fla., shooting massacre at a gay nightclub. The rejected proposals included plans to keep guns out of the hands of people on terror watch lists.
date : Jun 20, 2016 08:02 PM EDT
Assault Rifle title : Assault Weapons' Ban Called for by Boston Globe #MakeItStop Editorial
summary : "There is no shortcut: If we want fewer gun victims, we need fewer guns," stated The Boston Globe through an editorial published Friday (June 17). "Prayers aren't enough."
date : Jun 17, 2016 06:47 PM EDT
Michigan Kalamazoo Shooting title : Michigan Shooting Suspect Jason Dalton Is Reportedly An 'Uber' Driver, Acted 'Erratically' Prior to Rampage
summary : The suspect in a series of deadly shootings in Kalamazoo, Michigan on Saturday evening, a man named Jason Brian Dalton, is apparently an Uber driver who may have been firing at people randomly as he picked up fares, a source familiar with the investigation told CNN.
date : Feb 21, 2016 09:35 PM EST
title : Chinese Exchange Student Jiang Yiu Killed in Road-Rage Shooting in Arizona
summary : A 19-year-old Chinese woman died in a road-rage shooting Saturday by an Arizona woman who had written a note promising she would engage in violence prior to the time of the accident. The attacker "expressed a desire to be shot by law enforcement," according to court documents.
date : Jan 19, 2016 11:25 AM EST
Stephen Curry title : NBA News: Carmelo Anthony, Stephen Curry Join Forces against Gun Violence
summary : The NBA recently made an unprecedented move - vocally stating the league's support against gun violence. In a public service announcement launched on Christmas Day, Golden State Warriors star Carmelo Anthony as well as Chicago Bulls player Joakim Noah took a stand to end gun violence. The New York Knicks also saw Carmelo Anthony joining the group of advocates along with Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers. All the NBA stars who participated in the campaign voiced out their rejection of gun violence and echoed the fears of parents and loved ones of potential victims.
date : Dec 26, 2015 03:27 PM EST