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6 Killed in Shootout as Violence Rattles Puerto Rican Capital

Two shootings during the long holiday weekend in San Juan had people worried about a rash of drug violence and other crime.
Tags: Mass Shootings, Crime and Criminals, Puerto Rico, San Juan (Puerto Rico

Racists Are Recruiting. Watch Your White Sons.

Parents need to understand how white supremacists prey on teen boys, so they can intervene.
Tags: News, Parenting, 4chan, Youth, Social Media, Va, Anti-semitism, Charlottesville, Mass Shootings, 2017, Whites, Hate Crimes, Peterson, Facebook Inc, Teenagers and Adolescence, Fringe Groups and Movements

Concealed Carry Corner: Limitations Of Concealed Carry During Mass Shootings

TFB’s Concealed Carry Corner series has always had an underlying heaviness to it. That heaviness is due to the fact that it’s a wide topic about the possibility of having to take someone’s life if you find yourself or a loved one a victim of an assault involving deadly force. Well, in this edition of […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: Limitations Of Concealed Carry During Mass Shootings appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Mass Shootings, Editorial, TFB, Concealed Carry, Pistol, Good Guy With A Gun, Concealed Carry Corner

Dallas Cop Seen Wearing Punisher Logo During Altercation at Community Oversight Meeting

At the first public meeting of Dallas’s newly formed Community Police Oversight Board earlier this week, dozens of residents who came to share their concerns about law enforcement were surprised to learn the board had no intention of letting anyone from the community actually make a comment. And at least one officer…Read more...
Tags: Science, Police, Marvel, Racism, Military, Terrorism, Dallas, Police Brutality, Marvel Comics, Mass Shootings, The Punisher, Community Police Oversight Board

2,200 Viewed Germany Attack Before Twitch Removed Post

The live-streaming platform, owned by Amazon, has struggled to police content as it is posted.
Tags: Amazon, News, Mass Shootings, Inc, Downloads and Streaming, Video Recordings, Twitch Interactive Inc, Viewed Germany Attack Before Twitch Removed Post

Our Collective Responsibility for Mass Shootings

For far too long, online forums and marketplaces have been granted near-total immunity when they contribute to gun violence.
Tags: News, E-commerce, Gun Control, Las Vegas, Mass Shootings, 2017, Firearms, Nev, Las Vegas (Nev, Suits and Litigation (Civil, El Paso (Tex, Shooting (October, Christchurch (New Zealand

Dick’s Sporting Goods Destroyed $5 Million Worth of Guns

While promoting his new book, the chief executive said the retailer was reviewing gun sales chainwide. “If we do these things and it saves one life, don’t you think it’s worth it?” he said.
Tags: News, Gun Control, Mass Shootings, Dick, Firearms, Sporting Goods, Stack, Dick's Sporting Goods Inc, Edward W

io9 Discusses Todd Phillips' Polarizing Joker, a Movie With Little to Say

What do you get when a multi-million dollar corporation decides to capitalize on one of its most popular characters by centering them in a movie that taps into conversations about white domestic terrorism in the United States, incels, and the ways in which folks with mental illnesses are often abandoned by society?…Read more...
Tags: Science, Race, Mental Health, United States, Terrorism, Mental Illness, Batman, Warner Bros, The Joker, DC Entertainment, Mass Shootings, Gun Violence, Joker, Todd Phillips, Whiteness, Clowns

As the Supreme Court Gets Back to Work, Five Big Cases to Watch

In its first full term since the arrival of Justice Kavanaugh, the court could issue a number of blockbuster decisions on divisive issues in an election year.
Tags: News, Abortion, Gun Control, Discrimination, Mass Shootings, Kennedy, Trump, Roberts, Ginsburg, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, Kavanaugh, Gorsuch, Law and Legislation, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Ruth Bader

‘Joker’ Movie Is a Risk, but a Calculated One, for Warner Bros.

The studio set out to make a boundary-pushing film. The early reaction has included critical praise and deep unease about the film’s violence and message.
Tags: Movies, News, Warner Bros, Mass Shootings, Colo, Phoenix, Joaquin, Phillips, Aurora, Kevin, Silverman, Warner Brothers Pictures, Tsujihara, AT&T Inc, Shooting (2012, Violence (Media and Entertainment

These Are the Victims of the Virginia Beach Municipal Center Shooting

Here's what we know about the 12 people who were killed
Tags: News, Virginia, Uncategorized, Mass Shootings, Onetime

12 Dead, Including Suspect, and 6 Wounded in Shooting at Virginia Beach Municipal Center

A police spokesman added that police returned fire, killing the suspect
Tags: News, Virginia, Uncategorized, Gun Control, Mass Shootings, Onetime

12 Dead, Including Suspect, and 4 Wounded in Shooting at Virginia Beach Municipal Center

A police spokesman added that police returned fire, killing the suspect
Tags: News, Virginia, Uncategorized, Gun Control, Mass Shootings, Onetime

13 Dead, Including Suspect, and 4 Wounded in Shooting at Virginia Beach Municipal Center

A police spokesman added that police returned fire, killing the suspect
Tags: News, Virginia, Uncategorized, Gun Control, Mass Shootings, Onetime

11 People Killed in Virginia Beach Mass Shooting, Police Say

A police spokesman added that police returned fire, killing the suspect
Tags: News, Virginia, Uncategorized, Gun Control, Mass Shootings, Onetime

Are you in a school shooting right now? There's an app for that

How messed up is America? This messed up. Schoolteachers are being encouraged to use an app to alert police and school employees about an active shooting incident in real time, as the mass shooting happens. “Schools are turning to technology to protect kids during mass shootings,” reports Stefanie Dazio at the Associated Press. “Technology that speeds up law enforcement’s response and quickly alerts teachers and students to danger is a growing tool amid rising concerns over the inability to p...
Tags: Post, News, Colorado, America, US news, Ap, Chicago, Associated Press, Denver, Mass Shootings, Gun Violence, Aegis AI, Sonny Tai, Stefanie Dazio, Laura Stark, James Popper

Devon Erickson Identified As Colorado STEM School Shooting Suspect

18-year-old Devon Erickson has been identified as one of two shooters accused of wounding nine students at a K-12 STEM school in Douglas County, Colorado on Tuesday (May 7).According to parents of students at STEM School Highlands Ranch, one of the shooters pulled a gun out of a guitar case in a classroom and opened fire on a number of students.18-year-old Kendrick Castillo died in the attack, his father confirmed to NBC News.#Kendrickcastillo el jovencito que murió como un héroe, se enfrentó a ...
Tags: School, Crime, Kids, News, Teens, Guns, Children, Colorado, Shootings, Jazz, Devon, Erickson, School Shootings, Mass Shootings, Gun Violence, Douglas County

This Colorado Lawmaker’s Son Was Killed in a Shooting. Now He’s Sharing His Advice for Victims’ Families

The first 24 to 48 hours after a shooting occurs, the families of the victims just need to be with people they know. It takes a while to come to terms with the fact that they went to the appropriate meeting spot and watched other people be reunited with their loved ones — the survivors…
Tags: News, Justice, Guns, Colorado, Uncategorized, Mass Shootings, Colorado Lawmaker 's Son Was Killed

Christchurch Mosque Shooting Death Toll Rises to 51

A Turkish man wounded in the attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand has died in the hospital.
Tags: News, Uncategorized, New Zealand, Mass Shootings, Christchurch New Zealand, Onetime, Christchurch Mosque Shooting Death Toll Rises

Trystan Andrew Terrell Identified as University of North Carolina Charlotte Shooter

22-year-old Trystan Andrew Terrell has been identified as the student who shot six people, killing two, on the campus of University of North Carolina Charlotte.NEW: Sources tell @wsoctv this is the suspect- Trystan Terrell #UNCC— Joe Bruno (@JoeBrunoWSOC9) April 30, 2019 The shooting at UNCC was first reported around 6:50 p.m. EST on Tuesday, April 30th. Authorities believe there’s only one suspect and no ongoing threat. PREVIOUSLY: 2 Dead, 4 Injured in Shooting at UN...
Tags: Crime, News, Guns, College, Shootings, Saudi Arabia, Jazz, School Shootings, Mass Shootings, Gun Violence, Trending, UNC Charlotte, UNCC, Waka, Mecklenburg County, University of North Carolina Charlotte

Waka Flocka Flame Cancels Concert at UNC Charlotte After Mass Shooting on Campus

Waka Flocka Flame’s free concert for students at UNC Charlotte has been canceled following a deadly shooting on campus.Waka was scheduled to perform Tuesday night (Apr. 30) at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte’ Jerry Richardson Stadium, but the concert was scrapped after a student opened fire on campus, killing two students and injuring four others. The campus remains on lockdown after the shooting. PREVIOUSLY: 2 Dead, 4 Injured in Shooting at UNC Charlotte; Suspected Shooter in Cust...
Tags: Celebs, Guns, Shootings, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Waka Flocka Flame, School Shootings, Mass Shootings, Gun Violence, Charlotte, University Of North Carolina, UNC Charlotte, Waka, University of North Carolina Charlotte, Charlotte Jerry Richardson Stadium

One Person Dead, Six Injured in Mass Shooting Near Baltimore Church

Seven people were shot Sunday (Apr. 28) near a church in Baltimore, Maryland.The shooting occurred around 5:30 p.m. Sunday evening on the same block as the Perkins Square Baptist Church.Police said one of the seven people shot died, but it wasn’t clear the extent of the injuries of the six people who were wounded, WJZ 13 (a CBS affiliate in Baltimore) reports.First responders reportedly found the victims on the 2500 block of Edmondson Ave. outside Buster’s Place Barber Shop where the cookout was...
Tags: Crime, News, Maryland, Guns, Shootings, Church, Jazz, Cbs, Baltimore, Mass Shootings, Gun Violence, Baltimore Maryland, Baltimore Church, Perkins Square Baptist Church Police, Edmondson Ave, Buster s Place Barber Shop

California Synagogue Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Injured; 19-Year-Old Suspect Taken Into Custody

A shooting at a Southern California synagogue Saturday (Apr. 27) left at least one person dead and several others injuries, police said.The incident, believed to be a hate crime, took place at the Chabad Poway synagogue around 11:30 a.m. local time, the San Diego Sheriff’s Department’s Poway station said on Twitter.#BREAKING: At least four people shot during a Passover holiday celebration at Chabad Poway synagogue in San Diego— Amichai Stein (@AmichaiStein1) April 27, ...
Tags: News, Guns, California, Shootings, Church, San Diego, Jazz, Mass Shootings, Gun Violence, Passover, Chabad Poway synagogue

News About Tragedies Makes Us Miserable—and Hungry for More, Study Finds

A new study out Wednesday might just reaffirm your worst fears about staying glued to Twitter or cable news during a mass tragedy like the latest school shooting. It suggests that getting exposed to media coverage of these events can create a vicious emotional cycle that not only sends you into despair, but also makes…Read more...
Tags: Science, Media, Mental Health, Boston Marathon, Mass Shootings

Psychology Around the Net: April 6, 2019

This week’s Psychology Around the Net dives into how to stop worrying about what other people think of you, ways to defeat procrastination, why pets can help boost physical and mental health (especially in older adults), and more. Enjoy! Stop Worrying About What Others Think of You: 7 Tips for Feeling Better: The fear of rejection is at the root of caring what someone thinks of you. Learn how to understand what “rejection” really means, use rejection (when it actually happens) as a brilliant ...
Tags: Psychology, Family, Parenting, Suicide, Pets, Mothers, Research, Self-help, Guilt, Fear Of Rejection, Trauma, Self Harm, Procrastination, Fear, Women's Issues, The Joker

President Erdogan Uses New Zealand Mosque Shooting Footage in Turkey Campaign

The footage was apparently used to galvanize his base ahead of local elections
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Social Media, Turkey, New Zealand, Erdogan, Mass Shootings, Onetime

Death Toll in New Zealand Mass Shooting Climbs to 50

36 victims remain hospitalized, with two in critical condition, authorities say
Tags: News, Uncategorized, New Zealand, Mass Shootings, Onetime, New Zealand Mass Shooting Climbs

Chelsea Clinton Confronted at Vigil for New Zealand Mosque Shooting Victims Over Her Criticism of Rep. Ilhan Omar

"This right here is the result of a massacre stoked by people like you"
Tags: News, Uncategorized, New Zealand, Mass Shootings, Chelsea Clinton, Ilhan Omar, Onetime

Brenton Tarrant, New Zealand Mosque Shooter, Streamed Attack on Facebook Live

A man named Brenton Tarrant used Facebook Live to record himself as he shot up a mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand Friday (Mar. 15).While police haven’t released the name of the shooter, a video showing a gunman opening fire at the Al Noor Mosque was published on the page of a man named Brenton Tarrant.#BREAKING: Man allegedly involved in mass shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand live-streamed shooting rampage on Facebook; still frames are from video I obtained moments ago.
Tags: Facebook, News, Guns, Australia, World news, New Zealand, Jazz, Breaking News, Mass Shootings, Gun Violence, Facebook Live, Live Stream, Trending, New Zealand Herald, Christchurch New Zealand, Disturbing