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  1. Gabby Giffords backs re-election bids of Sens. Toomey, KirkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | SFGate

    Former Democratic congresswoman Gabby Giffords is endorsing the re-election bids of Republicans U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania and U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk of Illinois, citing their votes on gun control. Giffords and her husband, Mark Kelly , made the endorsements in a Monday editorial on behalf of their organization, Americans for Responsible Solutions.

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  2. Chemical spill in Fremont lands garbage truck driver in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | SFGate

    A garbage truck driver was hospitalized in Fremont Friday morning and residents there were warned to shelter in place after a chemical reaction occurred during waste pick up. A garbage truck driver was hospitalized in Fremont Friday morning and residents there were warned to shelter in place after a chemical reaction occurred during waste pick up.

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  3. Rapper Troy Ave Sues Live Nation, Irving Plaza Over TI Concert...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | SFGate

    Rapper Troy Ave has fired off a lawsuit against Live Nation and Irving Plaza over a May 25 shooting incident at a T.I. show, which left Troy Ave - real name Roland Collins - injured. The suit, filed Monday in New York Supreme Court, claims that Irving Plaza had inadequate security for the event, and that Collins and others were not patted down or otherwise searched for weapons or illegal substances as they entered through the artist/VIP entrance to the venue, according to papers obtained by Courthouse News Service .

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  4. Instagram Pulled Into Debate Over Police Violence After...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | SFGate

    Korryn Gaines was fatally shot in her home on Monday after being egged on by her Instagram followers to defy police orders, according to Baltimore County police. Police had visited Gaines' apartment to serve an arrest warrant after she failed to appear in court for charges related to a traffic stop.

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  5. Take a look at the new $50M Sandy Hook Elementary SchoolRead the original story

    Friday Jul 29 | SFGate

    The outside of the new Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. on Fri., July 29, 2016.

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  6. The Latest: Sandy Hook principal expects tears, excitementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | SFGate

    In this Friday, Dec. 11, 2015 file photo, construction continues on the new Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. An open house is set for Friday, July 29, 2016, for the new school, which was erected on the same site as the building where gunman Adam Lanza killed 20 children and six adult educators on Dec. 14, 2012.

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  7. Sandy Hook school opening to public, 4 years after massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | SFGate

    In this Oct. 28, 2013 aerial file photo, workers use backhoes to remove rubble during the demolition of Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., where gunman Adam Lanza killed 20 children and six adult educators on Dec. 14, 2012. An open house for the new school, erected on the same site, is set for Friday, July 29, 2016.

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  8. Support growing for stricter weapons lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | SFGate

    Americans increasingly favor tougher gun laws by margins that have grown wider after a steady drumbeat of shootings in recent months, but they also are pessimistic that change will happen anytime soon, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll. Nearly two-thirds of respondents expressed support for stricter laws, with majorities favoring nationwide bans on the sale of semiautomatic assault weapons such as the AR-15 and on the sale of high-capacity magazines holding 10 or more bullets.

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  9. AP Poll: Support grows among Americans for stricter gun lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | SFGate

    In this Jan. 19, 2016 file photo, handguns are displayed at the Smith & Wesson booth at the Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show in Las Vegas. Nearly two-thirds of Americans expressed support for stricter gun laws, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll released Saturday, July 23, 2016.

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  10. In Dallas remarks, Obama will aim to make sense of shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | SFGate

    President Barack Obama waves on his return from a shortened visit to Spain, as he walks across the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Sunday, July 10, 2016. President Barack Obama waves on his return from a shortened visit to Spain, as he walks across the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Sunday, July 10, 2016.

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  11. CNN Hires Trump Supporter Mocked by - SNL'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | SFGate

    Outspoken Donald Trump supporter Scottie Nell Hughes has been hired as a CNN contributor, just weeks after the network surprised viewers by hiring the presumptive GOP nominee's former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski. Hughes announced the news via Twitter on Tuesday with a highly-produced video telling the story of her career up until this point as a storybook fairytale.

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  12. Connecticut teacher resigns after gun possession chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | SFGate

    This booking photo released by the Newtown Police Department shows Jason Adams, arrested Wednesday, April 6, 2016, and charged with having a gun at the town's middle school. Adams, 46, a teacher at the school, was charged with possession of a weapon on school grounds, which is illegal in Connecticut.

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  13. This undated photo provided by the Seattle Storm shows the shoes...Read the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | SFGate

    This undated photo provided by the Seattle Storm shows the shoes Breanna Stewart wore June 16, 2016, in the Storm's game against the Dallas Wings. In tribute to the 49 people killed in the June 12, 2016, shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida, Stewart wrote the victims' names on her shoes along with the phrases "Orlando United" and "#Enough."

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  14. Hearing set on gun maker's bid to dismiss Newtown lawsuitRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | SFGate

    A student looks for a place to leave flowers at a makeshift memorial for the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting at the entrance of Newtown High School December 18, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut.

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  15. When mass shooters die, some feel better off with no trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | SFGate

    In this April 8, 2013, file photo, President Barack Obama embraces Scarlett Lewis, mother of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victim Jesse Lewis, after speaking at in Hartford, Conn. Through his death in a gun battle with police on Sunday, June 12, 2016, the Orlando nightclub gunman deprived his victims' families of the chance for a trial that could have helped to channel grief, offer a sense of justice or provide answers for the bloodshed.

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  16. Boston Globe Pens Searing Gun Control Editorial: - Make It...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | SFGate

    The Boston Globe used an image of an AR-15 with the message "Make It Stop" on the newspaper's cover Thursday, publishing a searing front-page editorial on gun control and tweeting the names of mass shooting victims. Gun control has been revived as a topic this week following the deadly terror attack at Pulse nightclub in Orlando that left 49 people dead on Sunday morning.

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  17. Biden decries lack of progress on 'rational gun safety' lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | SFGate

    Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a meeting of the Cancer Moonshot Task Force in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building that is part of the White House complex in Washington, Wednesday, June 15, 2016. Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a meeting of the Cancer Moonshot Task Force in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building that is part of the White House complex in Washington, Wednesday, June 15, 2016.

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  18. Newtown victim's mom pens open letter after Orlando shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | SFGate

    Jimmy Greene kisses his wife Nelba Marquez-Greene as he holds a portrait of their daughter, Sandy Hook School shooting victim Ana Marquez-Greene, at a news conference in Newtown. Jimmy Greene kisses his wife Nelba Marquez-Greene as he holds a portrait of their daughter, Sandy Hook School shooting victim Ana Marquez-Greene, at a news conference in Newtown.

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  19. Officials unsure whether anyone will be charged in massacreRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | SFGate

    Mourners gather at a candlelight vigil at Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando, Fla., to honor the victims of a mass shooting on Sunday, June 12, 2016. The shooting took place in the early morning hours of Sunday, June 12, at an Orlando nightclub called Pulse.

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  20. Mass Shootings in America That Horrified All of UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | SFGate

    Newtown, Conn. On December 14, 2012, 20-year-old Adam Lanza fatally shot 20 children at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

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