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Police swarm home of high-school shooting survivor and gun-safety advocate David Hogg after prank phone call

The home of David Hogg, a survivor of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, was "swatted" Tuesday after a prank phone call told law enforcement there was a hostage situation at the residence.
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders.

Sarah Huckabee Sanders chokes up when kid at White House press briefing asks about school shootings

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the White House press secretary, got emotional at Wednesday's press briefing when answering a question from an elementary-school reporter about shootings at US schools.

Texas lieutenant governor slammed for suggesting reducing school entrances to prevent shootings

Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick on Friday suggested schools should have less entrances in order to prevent mass shootings and was promptly condemned for his comments.
This man's presence generated confusion among other people at the scene.

Man in Trump hat prompts confusion by showing up near scene of Texas school shooting with gun and American flag

A Trump supporter showed up at the scene of a school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, on Friday with an American flag and a handgun at his waist, telling a reporter he was there to "Make America Great Again."
A survivor of the mass shooting at a high school in Sante Fe, Texas.

Santa Fe shooting survivor says she ‘always felt’ a shooting would happen at her school because it’s ‘been happening everywher...

A survivor of the school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, told a reporter on Friday she "always felt" this would happen because "it's been happening everywhere."
A still from Childish Gambino's "This Is America."

Childish Gambino’s ‘This Is America’ is already beating some of 2017’s biggest YouTube hits after just 2 days

Childish Gambino's viral hit "This Is America" is taking over the internet with its infectious combo of catchy pop and searing commentary on gun violence. It has more than 34 million hits — already enough to have won it the No. 10 spot in the trending rankings from last year.

ATF agent shot in the head in Chicago during undercover operation, manhunt underway

Chicago police say a federal ATF agent was shot in the head and critically wounded in Chicago while working on an investigation with local authorities. A manhunt for the gunman was underway on Friday morning.
As seen from the Newseum building, students and gun control advocates participate in the "March for Our Lives" event demanding gun control after recent school shootings at a rally in Washington, U.S., March 24, 2018.

Stunning photos show how many people joined the March for Our Lives protests in cities across the US

Throngs of people hit the streets on Saturday in cities across the United States for the March for Our Lives protests against gun violence.

‘NRA sashay away’: 175,000 people took to the streets for New York City’s ‘March for Our Lives’ rally

Governor Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio were there — but they weren't seen talking.

Gun control really works — here’s the science to prove it

There are a lot of guns and a lot of shootings in the US. Here's what we know from research about how various forms of gun control affect rates of gun violence.