Gun violence

MGM to pay Las Vegas shooting survivors, families up to $800m

MGM reaches settlement with survivors, families of 58 people killed in the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history.

MGM to pay Las Vegas shooting survivors, families up to $800m

US Elections 2020

US 2020 election: Where do top Democrats stand on gun control?

Pointing to recent mass shootings, Democratic presidential hopefuls promise to pursue far-reaching limits on guns.

US 2020 election: Where do top Democrats stand on gun control?

Opinion

The tide is turning for gun control in the US

While public attitudes on the gun crisis are changing, much needs to be done to stop gun violence in the US.

David A Love

by David A Love

David A Love

US & Canada

US gun control: Congress committee debates assault weapon ban

After recent mass shootings, polls show 56 to 70 percent of Americans think Congress should ban assault weapons.

US & Canada

US gun laws: Texas state eases restrictions

Since recent mass shootings in Texas, eight new pro-gun laws passed in state with highest number of registered guns.

AJ Impact

CEOs call on US Senate to crack down on gun violence

Corporate chiefs from wide variety of American companies send letter to upper house of Congress demanding swift action.

CEOs call on US Senate to crack down on gun violence

Gun violence

Man accused of killing 22 in El Paso indicted on murder charges

Texas grand jury indicts Patrick Crusius, who police say went on a shooting rampage targeting Mexicans in a Walmart.

Man accused of killing 22 in El Paso indicted on murder charges

United States

Trump position on gun control central to congressional debate

There have been several shootings during its recess, once again sparking plenty of discussions about how to deal with gun violence.

AJ Impact

Walgreens, CVS, Wegmans ask customers not to openly carry guns

Several more US corporations tell shoppers that bringing their firearms into stores is bad for safety and security.

Walgreens, CVS, Wegmans ask customers not to openly carry guns

US & Canada

New US gun law may allow firearm seizures

National inaction has moved individual states to push forward with their own gun laws.

AJ IMPACT

Walmart to stop selling certain gun ammunition in the US

The decision comes after several mass shootings in the US, including one at a Walmart store in Texas.

Walmart to stop selling certain gun ammunition in the US

Gun violence

Odessa shooting: Gunman fired from job, called FBI before rampage

Police say 36-year-old Seth Aaron Ator 'was on a long spiral down' before Saturday's mass shooting in West Texas.

Odessa shooting: Gunman fired from job, called FBI before rampage

Tennis

US tennis player fined $10,000 for making gun gesture

The match was played hours after a man in Texas shot dead seven people and wounded 22 others.

Tennis player Mike Bryan fined $10,000 for US Open gun gesture

Gun violence

Death toll in Texas shooting rises to seven

The attacker, who has not yet been publicly identified by the police, also wounded 22 people.

Death toll in Texas shooting rises to seven

Gun violence

Odessa shooting: At least 5 dead, Texas police say

Police say the suspected gunman, who was shot and killed, opened fire at random, hitting more than 20 people.

Odessa shooting: At least 5 dead, Texas police say