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Nearly eight out of every 10 killings in the area last year involved a firearm.
Armed With Reason
Debunking the myths about gun-free zones.
On Twitter, an outpouring of grief and support.
Very easy — the state has some of the country's weakest gun laws.
Why we're launching this site. And how you can help.
The post-Newtown spike in gun legislation continues as the issue settles into a new normal.
The filmmakers behind the groundbreaking documentary chronicling the personal cost of American gun violence.
And he was one of them.
The Business of Guns
Organizers of the two-day weapons fair promise gun buyers "no paperwork, no infringement."
Q & A
Hunters like Randy Newberg are standing up to state lawmakers in the West as they push to gain control of public lands.