After eight days of testimony, the jury of six men and six women began deliberating at around noon Friday.
The homeowner and the boy's mother are now facing charges in his death, police say.
Statistics from gun violence archive data show that almost 300 children were shot and killed in 2020, which is up 50% from previous years. What is causing this spike and what is being done to protect our children?
Statistics from gun violence archive data show that almost 300 children were shot and killed in 2020, which is up 50% from previous years. Wha…
An AP investigation has found that at least 1,900 U.S. military firearms were lost or stolen during the 2010s, with some resurfacing in violent crimes.
Kolawole Akin Akinnigbagbe, 57, was struck by a car along the north shoulder of the highway, investigators say. The vehicle left the scene.
Tip Mut told police that after he saw his sisters fighting with Goa Dat, he took out a gun and fired at him, but Gabriel Miller stepped in front of Dat, an investigator said. Miller was not the intended target.
Makhi Woolridge-Jones is accused of fatally shooting Trequez Swift, 21, and injuring Ja'Keya Veland, 22. Woolridge-Jones will stand trial on first-degree murder and other charges.
Gov. Greg Abbott has said he will sign a bill that would make Texas by far the most populous state allowing people to carry handguns without a license.
"There's good momentum for it right now. And next year is an election year. We'll get a really clear up-and-down vote on the Second Amendment," Sen. Tom Brewer said.
When the man came outside the house, police gave him commands, and then gunfire began, said Deputy Omaha Police Chief Ken Kanger. It wasn't known Sunday night whether the man had fired at officers.
A bill that would have allowed permitless concealed carry in nearly every Nebraska county was amended to focus on three, less controversial gun rights measures.
Gov. Doug Ducey signed legislation to protect gun shops, firearms manufacturers and the National Rifle Association from being sued by those who are killed or injured by their products. Appropriate?
Omaha police officers screamed “Show your hands!” and “Stop digging!” multiple times on Nov. 19 as Kenneth Jones shifted in the back seat of a gray Dodge Charger.
Queen Elizabeth's birthday will not be marked by a gun salute this year as she is still in mourning for her husband, Prince Philip.
The proclamation comes as President Joe Biden recently announced a plan to address gun violence. A growing number of Nebraska counties have adopted similar "sanctuary" resolutions.
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