Armed man threatened teen over dog hair in kiddie pool: cops

Armed man threatened teen over dog hair in kiddie pool: cops

People in Mahwah, New Jersey, apparently take their kiddie pools very seriously. Cops responded to a call Monday about an armed man making “terroristic threats” against a teenager following a heated dispute over dog hair in a kiddie pool. Jamal Brown, 23,…

Eminem denies using gunshot sound effects amid backlash

Eminem denies using gunshot sound effects amid backlash

Eminem denied using gunshot sound effects during his Bonnaroo music festival set — amid fierce backlash from fans who said they were left traumatized when the noises made them duck in panic or run for the exits. “Contrary to inaccurate reports, Eminem…

Cuomo must stop picking gun control fights

Cuomo must stop picking gun control fights

With eight days left on the legislative calendar, Gov. Cuomo has introduced a “red flag”-order bill that adds teachers and school officials to the list of individuals who can ask a judge to remove firearms from someone exhibiting threatening and violent behavior….

Officer shoots armed former student at high school

Officer shoots armed former student at high school

DIXON, Ill. — A police officer at a northern Illinois high school was hailed as a hero Wednesday for shooting and arresting a former student who fired on him in a hallway while staff and seniors were meeting for a graduation rehearsal….

London shooting victim's mum left heartbroken after aspiring architect son was shot dead in drive-by attack

London shooting victim's mum left heartbroken after aspiring architect son was shot dead in drive-by attack

Officers were called to reports of gunshots on Cooks Road, Kennington, south London, at just after 6pm yesterday evening. The young victim – Rhyhiem Ainsworth Barton – was then found dying from gunshot wounds on nearby Warham Street. His mother, Pretana Morgan,…

Connecticut lawmakers pass ban on bump stock gun devices

Connecticut lawmakers pass ban on bump stock gun devices

HARTFORD, Conn. — Connecticut lawmakers have voted to ban devices that enable guns to fire like automatic weapons. The Senate on Tuesday night approved the bump stock legislation, 26-10. The bill already cleared the House of Representatives. Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy…

David Hogg sets his anti-gun sights on BlackRock, Vanguard

David Hogg sets his anti-gun sights on BlackRock, Vanguard

David Hogg, one of the student leaders to emerge from the school shooting in Parkland, Fla., is calling on investors to boycott BlackRock and The Vanguard Group, the nation’s two largest investment-management companies, over their holdings in gun companies. “[BlackRock] and [Vanguard]…

Lawyer who killed wife relied on her money: prosecutor

Lawyer who killed wife relied on her money: prosecutor

ATLANTA — An Atlanta attorney who fatally shot his wife coveted her money and killed her intentionally, a prosecutor argued Tuesday. A lawyer for Claud “Tex” McIver said that isn’t true; McIver adored his spouse and the case against him is an…

Women post gun-toting pics in support of Trump fan who sparked backlash for showing handgun in her trousers

Women post gun-toting pics in support of Trump fan who sparked backlash for showing handgun in her trousers

University graduate Brenna Spencer caused a firestorm this week when she tweeted a photo of herself in a “Women for Trump” T-shirt, with a handgun tucked in her waistband. The 22-year-old added the caption: “I don’t take normal college graduation photos.” Now…

Gun rights supporters: Bring your unloaded rifle to rallies

Gun rights supporters: Bring your unloaded rifle to rallies

Organizers are encouraging gun rights supporters to bring unloaded rifles to rallies at state capitols across the U.S. this weekend, pushing back against a wave of student-led gun violence protests that some see as a threat to the Second Amendment. A group…

Stoneman Douglas teacher left loaded gun in bathroom

Stoneman Douglas teacher left loaded gun in bathroom

An absent-minded science teacher at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School — who volunteered to be trained to pack a pistol after the mass shooting there — was busted for leaving his loaded gun in a public bathroom, according to reports. Sean Simpson,…