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Nov. 24, 10:55 a.m.By failing to talk about the majority of gun murder victims — black men — politicians and advocates are missing the chance to save lives.
Oct. 1, 2014, 11 a.m.An artist tests whether New Yorkers will give away their mother's maiden name or part of their Social Security number for a homemade cookie.
Sep. 24, 2014, 10:57 a.m.The senator says "the evidence is clear: the ban worked." Except there's no evidence it saved lives – and the researcher behind the key statistic Feinstein cites says it's an outdated figure that was based on a false assumption.
Sep. 19, 2014, 10:15 a.m.What happens to children and teenagers exposed to violence in their own neighborhoods.
Sep. 12, 2014, 3:23 p.m.On the twentieth anniversary of the assault weapons ban, a look at why politicians and the public support a policy that showed no evidence of saving lives.
Sep. 9, 2014, 12:16 p.m.A decade after the ban expired, gun control groups say that focusing on other policies will save more American lives.
Sep. 5, 2014, 9:59 a.m.Thousands of Americans in high-violence neighborhoods have developed post-traumatic stress. 24-year-old Aireana and her children are among the few who've been able to get treatment.
Aug. 15, 2014, 12:07 p.m.A day-by-day chronology of what happened in Ferguson, drawn from the best reporting by journalists and witnesses on the ground.
June 13, 2014, 12:59 p.m.The companies that sell information about how much money you make — and whether you’re pregnant, divorced, or trying to lose weight — are facing new scrutiny.
June 10, 2014, 2:30 p.m.A Q&A with an expert who studies the relationship between mental illness and violence.
May 28, 2014, 3:17 p.m.In the wake of last week’s shooting, we’ve laid out the most revealing reporting about guns.
May 21, 2014, 9:26 a.m.New legislation would increase CDC funding for gun violence research from zero dollars to $10 million. The NRA calls the push “unethical” and an “abuse of taxpayer funds.”
May 14, 2014, 2:07 p.m.Has nonfatal gun violence increased or decreased over the past 10 years? No one really knows.
April 22, 2014, 11:13 a.m.Since Congress pressured the CDC to stop funding research on gun violence, Dr. Garen Wintemute has donated more than $1.1 million of his own money to keep his research going.
April 21, 2014, 1:50 p.m.Giving the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention money for gun violence research is a “request to fund propaganda,” a Georgia congressman says.
March 4, 2014, 11:05 a.m.We asked 21 top-level trauma centers in cities with the nation's highest murder rates whether they screen injured patients for signs of PTSD.
March 4, 2014, 10:26 a.m.More than 20 percent of civilians with traumatic injuries may develop PTSD. Trauma surgeons explain why many hospitals aren’t doing anything about it.
Feb. 3, 2014, 2:21 p.m.Americans in violent neighborhoods are developing PTSD at rates similar to combat veterans. Why aren’t hospitals screening them? It costs money.
June 3, 2013, 7:45 a.m.In a decades-long campaign to deny cities the power to regulate guns, even the smallest local rules are now coming under attack.
May 3, 2013, 2:20 p.m.Gov. Brownback tells Attorney General Holder to respect the “sovereign will” of Kansas, which passed a law that makes enforcing federal gun laws a crime.
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