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Gun-toting former Republican candidate claims ‘conspiracies’ after shoplifting twice

A former Republican candidate for Agricultural commissioner in Alabama, who once waved a rifle in a campaign ad about “thugs and criminals,” said on Thursday that he had been a victim of “conspiracies” after his second shoplifting arrest in six months. According to the blog Yellow Hammer, Dale Peterson was…

Former Republican candidate handing out dozens of shotguns in Tucson

A failed Republican mayoral candidate says that he has raised enough money to give away dozens of shotguns in the same town where former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) and 18 other people were shot. Former mayoral candidate Shaun McClusky told Tucson Weekly that he was leading a Tucson chapter…

Gun shop blocks Mark Kelly’s right to buy AR-15, citing political ‘intent’

The owner of a gun shop in Tucson, Arizona on Monday refused to hand over an AR-15 military-style rifle that Mark Kelly purchased in order to demonstrate how easy it was to obtain assault weapons. In a statement posted to Facebook, Diamondback Police Supply owner Doug MacKinlay said that he…

Georgia mom shot in leg and baby killed in stroller by kids with gun

Update (below): Two teens arrested in child’s shooting death A woman in coastal Brunswick, Georgia was shot in the leg and her 13-month-old son murdered in his stroller, allegedly by a pair of boys with a handgun. According to CNN, Sherry West was out walking her son Thursday morning when…

Three Marines dead in Quantico shooting

A U.S. Marine shot and killed two colleagues before apparently turning the gun on himself at a military base in Virginia, U.S. media reported early on Friday. The shooting happened Thursday night at the Quantico Marine base in the state bordering Washington DC, according to media reports. The suspect was…

Bullied Michigan 8th grader dead after shooting himself in school bathroom

An eighth grader at Davidson Middle School in Southgate Michigan is dead after shooting himself in one of the school’s boys bathrooms. According to Detroit’s Fox 2 News, the teen was found and rushed to Oakwood Southshore Medical Center where he died of his injuries. Shortly after 9:00 a.m., school…

Three arrested and one person shot in Florida Chuck E. Cheese brawl

Three people were arrested and a gunman is still at large after a fight broke out among adults attending a child’s birthday party in a Chuck E. Cheese restaurant in Boynton Beach, Florida. According to Palm Beach, Florida’s WPBF, the brawl involved as many as 18 adult men, one of…

Drunk teen shot and killed after friends drop him at wrong house

A teenager who was shot and killed in Sterling, Virginia over the weekend may have accidentally entered the wrong home after a night of drinking. Law enforcement officials told The Washington Post that the drunk teen had been dropped off by friends at a house just two doors down from…

Police say gunman who killed 4 in upstate New York is dead after shootout

The man who allegedly killed four people and wounded two others in a shooting rampage in upstate New York died Thursday morning in a shootout with police. According to CBS News, officers closed in on the 64-year-old suspect around 8:00 a.m., shooting and killing him after he fired his own…

Christian academy student shoots parents in head after grounding from video games

A 14-year-old student at a Christian academy in Washington state has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly shooting both of his parents in the head after they restricted him from playing violent video games. Grant County prosecutors on Monday said that they were asking that 14-year-old Nathan Brooks be…

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