Stories tagged: parkland shooting
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019
Last year’s mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, prompted a number of states to pass “red flag” laws that allow law enforcement or family members to seek …
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019
Two parents of children killed in the Parkland, Florida, school shooting last year are pushing for their local newspaper to win the Pulitzer Prize.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018
The sheriff of a Florida county where a gunman killed 17 students and staff at a high school has outlined steps his agency has taken in response to the Feb. …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 22, 2018
In mid-December, Harvard’s early-entry candidates began logging on to the application status portal to learn whether they’d been accepted to one of the world’s most prestigious universities. But for one …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 6, 2018
The father of a Florida school shooting victim helped the White House celebrate Hanukkah on Thursday and lauded President Donald Trump as a “fighter” who has “retaken Washington for the …
UPDATED: Fri., April 20, 2018
Dick’s Sporting Goods has announced it will destroy all assault-style rifles at the company’s distribution centers.
Mon., Feb. 19, 2018
After last week’s deadly shooting rampage at his former high school in Parkland, Florida, Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo knew he must immediately go home. “Numb” is how he …