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  1. WNBA raises awareness, money for Orlando nightclub victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | USA Today

    Breanna Stewart took the time before the Seattle Storm's game Friday night to write the names of the 49 victims of the Orlando shooting on her colorful shoes WNBA raises awareness, money for Orlando nightclub victims Breanna Stewart took the time before the Seattle Storm's game Friday night to write the names of the 49 victims of the Orlando shooting on her colorful shoes Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/28Xb53b NEW YORK - Breanna Stewart took the time before the Seattle Storm's game Friday night to write the names of the 49 victims of the Orlando shooting on her colorful shoes. The No.

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  2. Obama, Biden to visit Orlando for 'emotional' visit after shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | USA Today

    Obama, Biden to visit Orlando for 'emotional' visit after shooting "This is a solemn responsibility," White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/28HbtrH President Obama pauses while speaking at the Treasury Department in Washington Tuesday, following a meeting with his National Security Council to get updates on the investigation into the attack in Orlando.

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  3. It's time to talk about guns in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | USA Today

    It's time to talk about guns in America Out of the loop today? We've got what you missed. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/28CAEvj A common thread links the mass slaughter of young students in Newtown, Conn., of county workers in San Bernardino, Calif., and of nightclub patrons in Orlando : The killers used assault-style weapons that are efficient machines of murder.

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  4. Sandy Hook mom writes letter to families of Orlando massacre victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | USA Today

    Sandy Hook mom writes letter to families of Orlando massacre victims Nelba Marquez-Greene knows the "horror of waiting to hear" if a family member has survived a mass shooting. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/28BlQx3 Jimmy Greene, left, 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 at Edmond Town Hall in Newtown, Conn., Monday, Jan. 14, 2013.

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  5. What Newtown and Orlando have in commonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | USA Today

    The only real difference between the Pulse shooting and other mass killings may be whether the killer's ideology is home-grown or comes from a known manifesto What Newtown and Orlando have in common The only real difference between the Pulse shooting and other mass killings may be whether the killer's ideology is home-grown or comes from a known manifesto Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/28Ah7fd FBI agents investigate near the rear wall of the Pulse Nightclub where Omar Mateen allegedly killed at least 50 people on June 12, 2016, in Orlando.

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  6. Bracelets sent on a worldwide mission of kindnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2016 | USA Today

    In 2013, Grace Murdock decided to make bracelets to help people track kindness. Murdock had no idea how these simple bracelets would change her life.

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  7. Florida professor who questions mass shootings firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | USA Today

    Florida professor who questions mass shootings fired Firing came after parents of a Newtown victim accused professor of harassing them Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Rcv7EW MIAMI - A Florida professor who claims the government played a part in the Sandy Hook shooting, the Boston Marathon bombing and other recent tragedies was fired from his position this week. James Tracy, an associate professor of communications at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, claims on his blog and other media outlets that a slew of mass casualty events in the U.S. have either been orchestrated by, or exaggerated by, the federal government to garner support for gun control.

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  8. Donald Trump: Obama's tears over gun deaths 'sincere'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | USA Today

    Donald Trump: Obama's tears over gun deaths 'sincere' President choked up when discussing young victims of gun violence Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1OOgZv9 Trump, who often makes fun of the president, joked that he would probably go down "about five points" in Republican polls, but gun violence is "a thing that he feels, you know." While laying out a series of executive actions on gun control, Obama wiped away tears when citing the victims of mass shootings, particularly first graders at an elementary school in Newtown, Conn.

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  9. It's OK to cry: Presidential tears aren't unusualRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | USA Today

    It's OK to cry: Presidential tears aren't unusual The president again chokes up when discussing gun violence in America Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1OKX6VU President Obama wiped tears from his cheeks as he spoke emotionally about the victims of gun violence and unveiled an array of measures tightening control and enforcement of firearms in the U.S. As he did on the morning of the 2012 mass shooting, Obama choked up Tuesday as he mentioned the "first graders" gunned down at an elementary school in Newtown, Conn., while again proposing measures designed to combat gun violence in America.

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  10. Obama cries over Newtown, other shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | USA Today

    Obama cries over Newtown, other shootings The president again chokes up when discussing gun violence in America Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1OKKy0A President Obama wiped tears from his cheeks as he spoke emotionally about the victims of gun violence and unveiled an array of measures tightening control and enforcement of firearms in the U.S. With tears running down his cheeks, President Obama talks about the victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting and about his efforts to increase federal gun control.

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  11. Connecticut marks 3rd anniversary of Sandy Hook horrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | USA Today

    State and U.S. flags across Connecticut were flying at half staff Monday to honor the memory of the 20 children and six school staffers fatally shot at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown three years ago. Connecticut marks 3rd anniversary of Sandy Hook horror State and U.S. flags across Connecticut were flying at half staff Monday to honor the memory of the 20 children and six school staffers fatally shot at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown three years ago.

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  12. The Short List: Sandy Hook anniversary, hoverboards, interest ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | USA Today

    The Short List: Sandy Hook anniversary, hoverboards, interest rates Out of the loop today? We've got what you missed. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1QHHirx "I was shot five years ago in January.

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  13. This is what America wants to say to NewtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | USA Today

    This is what America wants to say to Newtown Across the country, Americans tell us what they would say to Sandy Hook's grieving families. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1QHvm9o Three years ago on Monday, Adam Lanza walked into Sandy Hook Elementary School and killed 20 children and six staffers.

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  14. Connecticut to ban gun sales to 'no fly' listersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | USA Today

    Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy said Thursday he will sign an executive order banning people on the federal terrorism watch lists from buying guns in the state. Connecticut to ban gun sales to 'no fly' listers Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy said Thursday he will sign an executive order banning people on the federal terrorism watch lists from buying guns in the state.

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  15. Gun control activists hold Newtown vigil near U.S. CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | USA Today

    Several hundred gun control advocates and family members of gun violence victims held a vigil in a church a few blocks from the U.S. Capitol to kick off a weeklong commemoration of the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Gun control activists hold Newtown vigil near U.S. Capitol Several hundred gun control advocates and family members of gun violence victims held a vigil in a church a few blocks from the U.S. Capitol to kick off a weeklong commemoration of the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

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  16. 12 mass shootings, 12 speeches: How Obama has reactedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | USA Today

    Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1XKmb8m Obama followed that pattern again Wednesday in a CBS News interview on the shootings in San Bernardino. But despite escalating attention on mass shootings over the course of his presidency, it wasn't until his second term - after the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.

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  17. Voices: Why I'm not changing my profile picture to the French flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | USA Today

    In the wake of the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, social media has been an endless flood of three-striped flags and sympathizing from many of my peers who, any other day of the year, care nothing about world events and social causes. Instagram posts have "Pray for Paris" tacked on them.

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  18. Hillary Clinton outlines plan to tighten U.S. gun lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | USA Today

    Hillary Clinton offered a plan to stop individuals from purchasing guns over the Internet and at gun shows without background checks - and says she'll act on it if Congress won't. The 2016 Democratic presidential front-runner outlined a series of steps to update the Brady Law that established background checks for all weapons purchases.

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  19. 11 mass shootings, 11 speeches: How Obama has respondedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | USA Today

    A visibly angry President Obama gave perhaps his most forceful speech on gun violence yet on Thursday, noting that it wasn't his first speech in response to a mass shooting and probably wouldn't be his last. 11 mass shootings, 11 speeches: How Obama has responded A visibly angry President Obama gave perhaps his most forceful speech on gun violence yet on Thursday, noting that it wasn't his first speech in response to a mass shooting and probably wouldn't be his last.

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  20. Sheriff in Oregon mass shooting probe opposes gun controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | USA Today

    The Oregon sheriff at the center of the local investigation into Thursday's mass shooting that left 10 dead at a community college has been a vociferous opponent of gun control legislation, saying he would Sheriff in Oregon mass shooting probe opposes gun control The Oregon sheriff at the center of the local investigation into Thursday's mass shooting that left 10 dead at a community college has been a vociferous opponent of gun control legislation, saying he would Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1RjfN6i Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin addresses the media following a deadly shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Ore., Oct. 1, 2015.

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