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Ontario spending $20 million to curb youth gun violence

Ontario spending $20 million to curb youth gun violence | York Furstenwald | Scoop.it
Investment comes on heels of two deadly public shootings in Toronto...
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COLUMN: Blizzard – Politicians don’t have the guts to fix gun violence problem

COLUMN: Blizzard – Politicians don’t have the guts to fix gun violence problem | York Furstenwald | Scoop.it
More hand-wringing won't stop the shootingsBy: Christina BlizzardOne thing you can always count on in times of crisis is your fearless politicians' inability to do anything meaningful about it.A posse [...]...
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How to practice gun safety with children

How to practice gun safety with children | York Furstenwald | Scoop.it
Taylorsville, Utah (ABC 4 News) – A Utah gun store manager offers safety advice after a toddler shoots and kills himself in Sandy.
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Police suspect Toronto shooting that left 2 dead, 24 injured was gang-related

Police suspect Toronto shooting that left 2 dead, 24 injured was gang-related | York Furstenwald | Scoop.it
TORONTO - Toronto police were sending reinforcements Tuesday to a diverse east-end neighbourhood as they vowed to relentlessly root out the gunmen who opened fire at a bustling block party, killing two people and sending two dozen others to hospital.
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A UN global gun registry? : News : SunNews Video Gallery

Watch the latest on-air news and political coverage, as well as in-depth feature stories from the Sun News Network.
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Border Patrol union blasts Homeland Security instructions to 'run away' and 'hide' from gunmen

Border Patrol union blasts Homeland Security instructions to 'run away' and 'hide' from gunmen | York Furstenwald | Scoop.it
An Arizona-based union representing Border patrol agents is accusing the Department of Homeland Security of contradicting their law-enforcement training by urging them to “run away and hide” from armed suspects in a online training course on...
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Kids escape BB gun fire without major injuries, authorities urge caution

Kids escape BB gun fire without major injuries, authorities urge caution | York Furstenwald | Scoop.it
BB guns can, in fact, shoot out an eye. In 2008, to be exact, BB guns injured 728 eyes nationwide.
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NSSF Reminds Gun Owners to Store Their Firearms Securely at Home

News release from National Shooting Sports Foundation...
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Dad deserves full apology

Dad deserves full apology | York Furstenwald | Scoop.it
Police in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario have apologized to Jessie Sansone. Kinda. Sorta. In a backhanded way.
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Gun violence: Three Toronto mothers of murdered sons share their ideas for change

In the wake of renewed gun violence in Toronto, three mothers who have lost sons share their hopes for change.
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3-Year-Old Kills Father & Provides Heartbreaking Gun Safety Reminder

3-Year-Old Kills Father & Provides Heartbreaking Gun Safety Reminder | York Furstenwald | Scoop.it
Last week, Michael Payless, 33, sat watching television in his home with two of his children. Then, in a split second, he was dead from the bullet of ...
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3-year-old boy shot with pellet gun, in critical condition - Local - MercedSun-Star.com

A 3-year-old boy is in critical condition after being shot in the eye Saturday evening by a pellet gun, the Merced County Sheriff's Department reported.
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Firearm safety is important part of hunting heritage | New Richmond News | New Richmond, Wisconsin

Firearm safety is important part of hunting heritage | New Richmond News | New Richmond, Wisconsin | York Furstenwald | Scoop.it
Twice in the last month, I had heard comments in casual conversations concerning firearms and how they were unsafe, were of no real use and had no place in a home with children.
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Child shot with pellet gun at B.C. school - British Columbia - CBC News

Child shot with pellet gun at B.C. school - British Columbia - CBC News | York Furstenwald | Scoop.it
A child was shot with a pellet gun at Colquitz Middle School in Saanich, B.C., near Victoria reportedly because he was bothering a local resident's dog.
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Bullet ban bid shot full of holes

Bullet ban bid shot full of holes | York Furstenwald | Scoop.it
SunNewsNetwork.ca uses video, photos, and interactive tools to cover Canada's national and international news, politics, and varying opinions.
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Eaton Centre shooting claims second victim

Eaton Centre shooting claims second victim | York Furstenwald | Scoop.it
Police say another victim of the shooting at Toronto's downtown Eaton Centre has died.
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Preventing accidental shootings with children

Preventing accidental shootings with children | York Furstenwald | Scoop.it
Two separate cases in Green Country involving children gaining access to their parents guns and firing the gun.
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Indian Women Arming Themselves

Indian Women Arming Themselves | York Furstenwald | Scoop.it
Women in India are taking charge of their own safety and educating themselves about firearms.
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