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Three men arrested in Cobh gun and ammunition seizure
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Three men arrested in Cobh gun and ammunition seizure

Dec 15th 2016, 10:55 AM 9,101 Views 7 Comments

The planned search by gardaí related to “dissident republican activity” in the Cork area.

China offers Philippines weapons to continue its bloody war on drugs
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China offers Philippines weapons to continue its bloody war on drugs

Dec 13th 2016, 2:03 PM 6,655 Views 22 Comments

“We’re exploring the possibilities of providing arms,” the Chinese ambassador to Manila said.

Man (30s) arrested in connection with guns and ammunition seizure
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Man (30s) arrested in connection with guns and ammunition seizure

Dec 13th 2016, 12:25 PM 6,641 Views 4 Comments

The man was arrested in the Cabra area this morning, a month after the guns were seized.

Three men arrested after fatal shooting of Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay's daughter
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Three men arrested after fatal shooting of Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay's daughter

Oct 17th 2016, 8:32 AM 17,871 Views 25 Comments

Trinity Gay was shot dead in Kentucky yesterday.

Trump calls for Clinton's bodyguards to be stripped of guns to 'see what happens her'
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Trump calls for Clinton's bodyguards to be stripped of guns to 'see what happens her'

Sep 17th 2016, 7:57 AM 20,164 Views 140 Comments

Donald Trump has long incorrectly suggested his Democratic opponent wants to overturn the Second Amendment and take away Americans’ right to own guns.

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

Sep 8th 2016, 6:55 PM 29,748 Views 45 Comments

Schools in the rural town were locked down.

Handgun and ammunition seized by gardaí targeting feuding gangs
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Handgun and ammunition seized by gardaí targeting feuding gangs

Aug 27th 2016, 6:54 PM 18,028 Views 7 Comments

The 9mm pistol was found in a car yesterday evening.

Students at University of Texas protest gun law with sex toys
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Students at University of Texas protest gun law with sex toys

Aug 26th 2016, 12:46 PM 14,027 Views 73 Comments

A new law allows concealed handguns in college classrooms, buildings and dorms.

Pennsylvanian teen charged with murdering grandmother after argument over school
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Pennsylvanian teen charged with murdering grandmother after argument over school

Aug 24th 2016, 9:07 PM 16,903 Views 0 Comments

Police say Reeser told them he shot her because he didn’t want to go to an unspecified school meeting.

Trump team plays down comment which appeared to suggest people shoot Hillary Clinton
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Trump team plays down comment which appeared to suggest people shoot Hillary Clinton

Aug 9th 2016, 9:49 PM 22,329 Views 81 Comments

“By the way if she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do, folks. Although the Second Amendment people, maybe there is, I don’t know.”

Inside the demolished and rebuilt Sandy Hook Elementary School
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Inside the demolished and rebuilt Sandy Hook Elementary School

Jul 29th 2016, 9:38 PM 20,170 Views 43 Comments

The scene of the 2012 Newtown massacre is now a high-tech building that will open in the autumn.

Three police officers shot dead and three others injured by gunmen in Louisiana
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Three police officers shot dead and three others injured by gunmen in Louisiana

Jul 17th 2016, 4:03 PM 64,565 Views 251 Comments

Police in Baton Rouge say that the situation has been ‘contained’.

Courthouse shooting: Two bailiffs and gunman dead after shooting in Michigan
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Courthouse shooting: Two bailiffs and gunman dead after shooting in Michigan

Jul 11th 2016, 10:17 PM 19,709 Views 38 Comments

Another two people including a sheriff’s deputy were injured.

Why does America have a gun problem?
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Why does America have a gun problem?

Jul 10th 2016, 8:30 AM 21,858 Views 93 Comments

Over 700 people have been shot in America this week alone.

Woman posts live Facebook video after her boyfriend is shot dead by police
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Woman posts live Facebook video after her boyfriend is shot dead by police

Jul 7th 2016, 7:57 AM 49,162 Views 237 Comments

The man had been pulled over for a traffic offence.

Father accidentally shoots and kills 14-year-old son in Florida gun range
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Father accidentally shoots and kills 14-year-old son in Florida gun range

Jul 5th 2016, 7:59 AM 28,811 Views 98 Comments

“The gun didn’t kill my boy, I did,” the man said.

Teenage boy dies after being shot in the face while he and friends were playing with a gun
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Teenage boy dies after being shot in the face while he and friends were playing with a gun

Jun 30th 2016, 8:20 AM 17,673 Views 70 Comments

No charges have been filed and the investigation is ongoing.

British man tried to steal police officer's gun to kill Donald Trump
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British man tried to steal police officer's gun to kill Donald Trump

Jun 21st 2016, 8:05 AM 26,961 Views 162 Comments

Authorities said Michael Steven Sandford (20) pretended to want Trump’s autograph before attempting to take the weapon.

Shooting at New York rap concert leaves one dead and causes crowd chaos
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Shooting at New York rap concert leaves one dead and causes crowd chaos

May 26th 2016, 7:42 AM 15,779 Views 21 Comments

Three others were injured at the T.I. gig.

Should all gardaí be armed? The nation's split on the question
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Should all gardaí be armed? The nation's split on the question

Apr 26th 2016, 6:30 AM 21,607 Views 69 Comments

Support for arming gardaí is strongest among younger age groups, according to a poll carried out for TheJournal.ie.

'They are mothers, they are fathers': Unarmed gardaí 'scared' of gangs with guns
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'They are mothers, they are fathers': Unarmed gardaí 'scared' of gangs with guns

Apr 26th 2016, 6:05 AM 12,954 Views 27 Comments

Gardaí who were first on the scene of the Regency Hotel shooting were left shaken by the incident.

'Arm yourself' - Police warning after 'execution' of Ohio family
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'Arm yourself' - Police warning after 'execution' of Ohio family

Apr 25th 2016, 9:03 AM 30,780 Views 26 Comments

The killing of eight members of the family is being described as “a sophisticated operation.”

Can Ireland continue to operate without an armed police force?
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Can Ireland continue to operate without an armed police force?

Apr 25th 2016, 6:05 AM 21,512 Views 100 Comments

Rank-and-file gardaí will discuss their concerns about armed cover at the Garda Representative Association annual conference.

School security staff in Colorado are being armed with semi-automatic rifles
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School security staff in Colorado are being armed with semi-automatic rifles

Apr 23rd 2016, 2:00 PM 16,927 Views 79 Comments

Douglas County is spending more than $12,000 to buy 10 semiautomatics.

14 dead after two shooting rampages in one day
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14 dead after two shooting rampages in one day

Apr 23rd 2016, 8:27 AM 23,391 Views 30 Comments

At least one suspected gunman is still on the loose.

At least eight dead in "execution-style" killings
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At least eight dead in "execution-style" killings

Apr 22nd 2016, 4:32 PM 25,316 Views 25 Comments

The shooting occurred at a house in Pike County, around 75 miles east of Cincinnati.

12-year-old boy shot dead hours after a memorial for his cousin who was also shot dead
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12-year-old boy shot dead hours after a memorial for his cousin who was also shot dead

Apr 18th 2016, 9:35 AM 23,563 Views 57 Comments

Jajuan Hubert Latham died on Saturday.

No injuries after shots fired at Dublin shopping centre
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No injuries after shots fired at Dublin shopping centre

Apr 8th 2016, 10:06 PM 62,767 Views 46 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

Three men arrested after assault rifles and pistols are seized in Meath
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Three men arrested after assault rifles and pistols are seized in Meath

Mar 24th 2016, 8:14 PM 26,018 Views 28 Comments

Several hundred rounds of ammunition were seized when gardaí stopped two vehicles.

Two gunmen lured five victims from a barbeque before shooting them with an AK-47
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Two gunmen lured five victims from a barbeque before shooting them with an AK-47

Mar 10th 2016, 8:06 PM 28,779 Views 18 Comments

The shooting left five dead and two injured.

Farmers in Tipperary 'patrolling countryside with guns' to ward off burglars
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Farmers in Tipperary 'patrolling countryside with guns' to ward off burglars

Mar 10th 2016, 5:23 PM 38,752 Views 91 Comments

One man’s farm has been targeted six times.

Three killed, 14 wounded after man storms workplace with "assault-style" weapon
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Three killed, 14 wounded after man storms workplace with "assault-style" weapon

Feb 26th 2016, 7:12 AM 11,954 Views 24 Comments

The man was shot dead by police.

14-year-old girl among seven killed in Michigan shooting spree
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14-year-old girl among seven killed in Michigan shooting spree

Feb 21st 2016, 10:20 AM 32,712 Views 48 Comments

Police said they believe the shootings were random and not targeting particular people

Eagles of Death Metal singer says "everybody" has to have guns
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Eagles of Death Metal singer says "everybody" has to have guns

Feb 16th 2016, 8:10 AM 23,540 Views 111 Comments

Jesse Hughes was speaking ahead of the band’s concert in Paris’s Olympia Theatre tonight.

Hundreds of gun licences revoked in Ireland in last three years
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Hundreds of gun licences revoked in Ireland in last three years

Feb 5th 2016, 6:02 AM 23,533 Views 39 Comments

Licences can be revoked for a number of reasons, including that the person has no good reason for needing a gun.

Norwegian police are losing their guns as there are "no grounds" for remaining armed
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Norwegian police are losing their guns as there are "no grounds" for remaining armed

Feb 1st 2016, 5:44 PM 20,107 Views 104 Comments

The Scandinavian country’s police force had been fully armed, due to a heightened terror threat, since 2014,

Three-year-old boy shoots himself dead with father's handgun
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Three-year-old boy shoots himself dead with father's handgun

Jan 11th 2016, 7:45 PM 23,500 Views 47 Comments

The boy found the gun under the cash register at his father’s store.

Obama at CNN town hall meeting: I am not out to get your guns
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Obama at CNN town hall meeting: I am not out to get your guns

Jan 8th 2016, 9:04 AM 7,730 Views 38 Comments

The US president took on the gun lobby in a forum televised on prime-time CNN last night.

These weapons are just some of those seized from "focused" dissident republicans in the last few years
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These weapons are just some of those seized from "focused" dissident republicans in the last few years

Jan 6th 2016, 12:58 PM 15,442 Views 139 Comments

Gardaí believe the groups are still recruiting.

Watch: Obama in tears as he announces plan on gun control
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Watch: Obama in tears as he announces plan on gun control

Jan 5th 2016, 8:31 PM 30,426 Views 125 Comments

The US President became emotional as he remembered 20 elementary school children shot dead three years ago in Newtown, Connecticut.