Guns in America

News about mass shootings, urban violence, and the debate about America's gun culture.

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U.S. news

Why do so many people love the AR-15 rifle?

There are a lot of reasons people love their AR-15 semiautomatic rifles, and it doesn't much matter to them what the haters say.

AM Joy

LGBTQ activist on community's growing safety fears in Trump era

The Last Word

Lawrence's Last Word: the NRA is finally attacking the right enemy