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From TheJournal.ie Trump says US needs 'meaningful background checks' on gun holders Gun Control

Trump says US needs 'meaningful background checks' on gun holders

Trump’s comments follow mass shootings in Ohio and Texas last weekend in which 31 people died.

From TheJournal.ie Madonna defends new video depicting nightclub massacre God Control

Madonna defends new video depicting nightclub massacre

The scenes in the video are reminiscent of the 2016 Orlando nighclub shooting.

From TheJournal.ie Hero US college student 'saved lives' by tackling gunman before he was killed Riley Howell

Hero US college student 'saved lives' by tackling gunman before he was killed

Police have no motive for yesterday’s shooting.

From TheJournal.ie Spotlight on New Zealand gun laws after mosque shooting Crackdown

Spotlight on New Zealand gun laws after mosque shooting

The owner of the company that sold weapons to Brenton Tarrant said it was a legal, “ordinary sale”.

From TheJournal.ie Three dead, four injured in shooting at California bowling alley Gable House Bowl

Three dead, four injured in shooting at California bowling alley

The shooting has taken place in a coastal city about 32 kilometres from Los Angeles.

From TheJournal.ie CCTV video shows Parkland school shooter telling student to leave before the massacre Gun Control This post contains videos

CCTV video shows Parkland school shooter telling student to leave before the massacre

Nikolas Cruz killed 17 students and staff in the shooting.

From TheJournal.ie Eight children a day die from firearms in the US Gun Control

Eight children a day die from firearms in the US

Firearms claimed the lives of more than 3,140 children and teens in 2016.

Ashton Kutcher calls for gun control after revealing he celebrated his birthday at the Borderline Bar

‘Only reason we are alive is the shooter chose a different night.’

From TheJournal.ie 11 dead and 6 injured as shooter opens fire during baby naming ceremony at Pittsburgh synagogue Pennsylvania

11 dead and 6 injured as shooter opens fire during baby naming ceremony at Pittsburgh synagogue

The suspect is in custody in hospital.

From TheJournal.ie Toronto gunman had 'severe mental health challenges', according to family Canada

Toronto gunman had 'severe mental health challenges', according to family

Authorities have named Fassal Hussain as the assailant behind Sunday’s deadly shooting spree.

From TheJournal.ie Toronto shooting: 10-year-old and 18-year-old killed as gunman opens fire at restaurant Canada This post contains videos

Toronto shooting: 10-year-old and 18-year-old killed as gunman opens fire at restaurant

The gunman was shot dead after an exchange of fire with police.

From TheJournal.ie 'She should be getting her first car, not a funeral': Tributes paid to Santa Fe shooting victims Texas

'She should be getting her first car, not a funeral': Tributes paid to Santa Fe shooting victims

A 17-year-old boy has been charged with capital murder.

From TheJournal.ie Gunman kills four people at restaurant in Tennessee Nashville

Gunman kills four people at restaurant in Tennessee

Police are searching for the gunman.

From TheJournal.ie Japanese policeman, 19, arrested for allegedly shooting colleague dead Japan

Japanese policeman, 19, arrested for allegedly shooting colleague dead

Japan has famously strict gun control regulations and very little gun crime.

From TheJournal.ie Conservative commentator loses two broadcast jobs after threatening Parkland survivor Florida Shooting

Conservative commentator loses two broadcast jobs after threatening Parkland survivor

He said he would sexually assault David Hogg, who survived the school shooting.

Celebrities came out in force to show their support during yesterday's March For Our Lives

The national day of protest took place in the US yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie 'One of my best friends was killed right around here': McCartney remembers John Lennon at New York march Gun Control

'One of my best friends was killed right around here': McCartney remembers John Lennon at New York march

More than a million people took to the streets across the US yesterday to call for tighter gun control.

From TheJournal.ie American mom: 'Why I am marching for American gun control in Dublin' Opinion

American mom: 'Why I am marching for American gun control in Dublin'

As an American citizen, and as a parent, it’s hard to stay uninvolved in the gun control debate while we are abroad, writes Mary Farley.

From TheJournal.ie 'This march wouldn't be happening if people at my school weren't shot dead' March For Our Lives

'This march wouldn't be happening if people at my school weren't shot dead'

Hundreds of thousands of people are to take part in gun control rallies across the US today.

From TheJournal.ie 'Stop killing us': Protest over shooting of unarmed black man takes over US motorway California

'Stop killing us': Protest over shooting of unarmed black man takes over US motorway

22-year-old Stephon Clark was shot on Sunday in the back garden of his grandparents’ home.

From TheJournal.ie Student shooter dead and two injured in shooting at US high school in Maryland School Shooting This post contains videos

Student shooter dead and two injured in shooting at US high school in Maryland

Great Mills High School says the incident has been “contained”.

From TheJournal.ie 'Enough is enough': School students across the US stage walkouts against gun violence Florida Shooting

'Enough is enough': School students across the US stage walkouts against gun violence

The protests come after 17 people were killed during a school shooting in Florida last month.

From TheJournal.ie Gunman and three women dead after hostage standoff at veterans' home in California Yountville This post contains videos

Gunman and three women dead after hostage standoff at veterans' home in California

The standoff lasted for almost eight hours before police entered to find four people dead.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump says armed officer who didn't confront school shooter may be 'a coward' Florida Shooting This post contains videos

Donald Trump says armed officer who didn't confront school shooter may be 'a coward'

Trump said Deputy Scot Peterson ‘did a poor job’.

From TheJournal.ie Trump tweets support for NRA - but backs raising gun possession age to 21 Florida Shooting

Trump tweets support for NRA - but backs raising gun possession age to 21

He made the comments on Twitter.

From TheJournal.ie Here is what Trump's notes for meeting with shooting survivors said I Hear You This post contains videos

Here is what Trump's notes for meeting with shooting survivors said

Students have called on the US President to tighten gun controls.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump meets tearful school shooting survivors and suggests arming teachers Gun Control This post contains videos

Donald Trump meets tearful school shooting survivors and suggests arming teachers

“This would only be obviously for people who are very adept at handling a gun,” Trump said.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump moves to ban 'bump stocks' used in deadly Las Vegas shooting Gun Control This post contains videos

Donald Trump moves to ban 'bump stocks' used in deadly Las Vegas shooting

The US President said it was time to ‘move past clichés and tired debates’.

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: Survivor 'calls BS' on Trump's response to mass shooting at Florida school Gun Control This post contains videos

WATCH: Survivor 'calls BS' on Trump's response to mass shooting at Florida school

The US President has criticised the FBI for failing to heed signs which could have prevented the shooting.

Kim Kardashian, Ellen DeGeneres and many other celebrities call for stricter gun control after yesterday's events in Florida

Dozens of celebrities, from Bette Midler to Tyra Banks are saying “Enough is enough.”

From TheJournal.ie 'I didn't mean to': Police say LA school shooting was an accident Shooting

'I didn't mean to': Police say LA school shooting was an accident

Two students were shot and one left critically injured after a 12-year-old fired the gun.

From TheJournal.ie A 12-year-old girl has been arrested after a school shooting in LA Guns This post contains videos

A 12-year-old girl has been arrested after a school shooting in LA

Two students were shot, one critically.

From TheJournal.ie Child kicked out of Cub Scouts after grilling US politician on gun control Colorado

Child kicked out of Cub Scouts after grilling US politician on gun control

The Boy Scouts have refused to comment on the reason the boy was asked to leave.

Piers Morgan praised Kim Kardashian for using her platform to promote gun control

He’s the last person you’d expect to applaud Kim Kardashian.

From TheJournal.ie Column: 'When it comes to guns and the country of my birth, I despair' Las Vegas Shootings

Column: 'When it comes to guns and the country of my birth, I despair'

The answers to the gun control question, to me and to millions of Americans, are obvious, writes Larry Donnelly.

From TheJournal.ie Pregnant woman loses baby after fatal shooting at gender reveal party Ohio This post contains videos

Pregnant woman loses baby after fatal shooting at gender reveal party

The shooting happened near Cincinnati in the US state of Ohio

From TheJournal.ie Lotto ticket worth €6.1 million stored in Westmeath gun cabinet for safe keeping Gun Control

Lotto ticket worth €6.1 million stored in Westmeath gun cabinet for safe keeping

Each family member will receive €1 million from the prize.

From TheJournal.ie A Trump Republican who shot and killed himself last weekend has just won a New York primary election Gun Control

A Trump Republican who shot and killed himself last weekend has just won a New York primary election

He was due to surrender to the FBI to face federal fraud charges before killing himself on Friday,

From TheJournal.ie Teenage girl takes her own life after shooting classmate in Texas school Alpine High School

Teenage girl takes her own life after shooting classmate in Texas school

Schools in the rural town were locked down.

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