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N.C. officers busted for sharing racist video game about shooting ‘wetback breeders’

The Department of Justice has accused deputies at one North Carolina sheriff’s office of sharing a video game that allows the player to kill pregnant immigrants and other “wetbacks.” Documents filed by the U.S. Department of Justice this week indicated that deputies, including some in leadership positions, in Alamance county…

Gun lobbyist: ‘Healthy fear’ of getting shot keeps lawmakers and Piers Morgan in line

Pro-gun lobbyist Larry Pratt outlined the role he thinks firearms should play in the U.S. system of checks and balances during a radio interview over the weekend. The executive director of Gun Owners of America told Cincinnati talk show host Bill Cunningham that the media is biased against the Second…

Iowa teens face hunting license suspension and fines for killing eagle

Two Iowa teens have been charged and will have their hunting licenses suspended after allegedly shooting an eagle last month. Poweshiek County Sheriff Thomas Kriegel said that the two 15-year-old boys had been charged with unlawful manner of conveyance (loaded gun), shooting a rifle from the roadway, prohibited hunting near…

10-year-old Ohio boy suspended for pretending to ‘shoot’ classmate with fingers

A 10-year-old central Ohio boy was suspended for three days last week after he pointed his fingers like a gun at another student and pretended to shoot. “I was just playing around,” fifth-grader Nathan Entingh told the Columbus Dispatch. “People play around like this a lot at my school.” The…

‘Close friend’ fatally shoots 15-year-old boy at Illinois state trooper’s home

State Police in Illinois are looking into the death of a teenage boy who was shot and killed by a 15-year-old friend at the home of a state trooper over the weekend. “Illinois State Police officials are confirming that an accidental shooting occurred in District 1 at the residence of…

Texas man shoots 9-year-old in the head during illegal backyard target practice

A Texas man was in jail on Monday after accidentally shooting a 9-year-old girl in the head while illegally practicing with his firearm in his backyard. According to The Dallas Morning News, 20-year-old Cristian Manzano was allegedly shooting at targets when one bullet went over a fence, through the neighbor’s…

Fox News guest: It’s ‘hilarious’ when parents give rifles to 6-month-old babies

Radio talk show host Michael Graham told Fox News on Monday that people needed to lighten up because a photo of a 6-month-old baby holding a hunting rifle in Connecticut was “hilarious.” Controversy erupted late last month after WTNH reported that father Christopher Duffy had posted a photo on Facebook…

Ohio boy fatally shoots 8-year-old brother after thinking handgun wasn’t real

An 8-year-old boy in Ohio died over the weekend after being shot by his older brother who found a loaded handgun, but thought it was a BB gun. According to the Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati Police Department officials determined that the boys were visiting their uncle on Saturday when the shooting…

Idaho professor asks lawmakers to clarify campus gun bill: ‘When may I shoot a student?’

An Idaho college professor asked state legislators when he would be permitted to legally shoot a student under a proposed campus gun measure that appears likely to pass. “I assume that if a student shoots first, I am allowed to empty my clip; but given the velocity of firearms, and…

Ohio man accidentally fires shotgun, wounding two women at prayer service downstairs

An Ohio man accidentally fired a shotgun Thursday afternoon in his apartment, wounding two women praying in the room below. The women were attending a prayer service with three others shortly before 4:30 p.m. in the downstairs apartment of a Marion duplex when buckshot blasted through the ceiling. An elderly…

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