gun violence

David Hogg speaking to Arcadia University students.
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Andrew Kramer
October 14, 2019 - 8:56 pm
One of the survivors of the Parkland, Florida high school massacre was in the Delaware Valley Monday to talk to Arcadia University students.
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President Donald Trump
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AP News
October 14, 2019 - 10:02 am
The White House says President Donald Trump has yet to watch a graphically violent parody video that depicts a likeness of him shooting and stabbing opponents and members of the news media, but based on what he's heard, he "strongly condemns" it. Read more here.
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Drive-by shooting
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KYW Staff
October 14, 2019 - 8:22 am
Six people, including a 14-year-old boy, were shot in a North Philly neighborhood Sunday night — the third mass shooting in the city in less than a week. Read more here.
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California Gov. Gavin Newsom, seated hands Assemblyman Phil Ting, D-San Francisco, second from right, a copy of his bill that Newsom signed at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Oct. 11, 2019.
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AP News
October 11, 2019 - 4:23 pm
California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a law that will make the state the first to allow employers, co-workers and teachers to seek gun violence restraining orders against other people.
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Former Rep. Gabby Giffords, speaks during a news conference to announce the introduction of bipartisan legislation to expand background checks for sales and transfers of firearms, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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AP News
October 02, 2019 - 11:15 am
After back-to-back mass shootings in Ohio and Texas this summer, gun control burst back on the scene as a major political issue for Democrats. Now it risks taking a back seat as impeachment fever overtakes Washington. Gun control advocates are determined to prevent that from happening.
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Jim Melwert
October 01, 2019 - 5:30 pm
Chester County State Sen. Tom Killion hosted a panel of gun violence survivors as he tries to build support for what he describes as common sense legislation aimed at protecting people from gun violence.
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Megan Murphy, right in hat, embraces Cara Knoedler as Kenneth Wright wipes his eyes on the first anniversary of the mass shooting in Las Vegas.
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AP News
October 01, 2019 - 9:54 am
In the two years since the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, the federal government and states have tightened some gun regulations. But advocates say they're frustrated that more hasn't been done since 58 people died at a concert on the Las Vegas Strip, and that mass shootings keep...
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At this house in the 2200 block of Darien Street, Police say a 22-year-old man shot and killed an intruder Wednesday night.
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Kristen Johanson
September 26, 2019 - 9:39 am
For the second time this week in Philadelphia, a suspected home-invasion robber was shot dead. The latest case happened Wednesday night in South Philly.
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Pennsylvania U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey at a meeting with reporters.
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Mike DeNardo
September 20, 2019 - 3:20 pm
Pennsylvania U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, who met with reporters at his Philadelphia office Friday, says he's "cautiously optimistic" about his gun background check bill after some tweaks suggested by Attorney General Bill Barr.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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Mike DeNardo
September 10, 2019 - 4:55 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order requiring that gun vendors the state buys from follow public safety principles. Read more here.
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