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Aaron Alexis, the man accused of killing 13 people and wounding at least eight at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday, had received treatment for serious mental illness, including "hearing voices," according to a report Tuesday morning from the Associated Press. Read more...
UPDATE: Navy Yard Shooter Identified And 12 Confirmed Dead Read more...
As many as three shooters may be involved in an attack on marchers in a Mothers' Day parade in New Orleans Read more...
In the wake of the mass killings at Sandy Hook, Frontline looks for answers to the elusive question: who was Adam Lanza? Read more...
Think you know who and what the NRA is? Watch this video and find out the truth about the gun industry money behind the NRA's fight against common sense gun safety legislation in the aftermath of the tragedy in Newtown. Read more...

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Among the dead are the shooter's father, who was a volunteer chaplain at a local jail, his wife, and three of the shooter's siblings. But do the details even matter? The fact is, no matter what this kid's beef with his father, imagined or real, Read more...
Another mass shooting! How on earth do you suppose a convicted felon got hold of a gun? Maybe we should tighten up the laws so that it's not easy for people who shouldn't have guns to get them. But then, this is probably the predicted signal for Read more...
Ho hum! Another week, another mass shooting with automatic weapons! Seriously, WTF is wrong with this country? The Bryan-College Station Eagle, reports that one officer has been killed, but police have not confirmed that information. KCEN Read more...
And so it began with a series of bangs and ends with a whimper. Jared Lee Loughner, having been pronounced fit to stand trial, pled guilty to 19 charges of murder and attempted murder in connection with his rampage in Tuscon. The final plea Read more...
James Holmes has been officially charged with 24 counts of murder and 116 counts of attempted murder... Read more...