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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 Except there's no evidence it saved lives – and the researcher behind the key statistic Feinstein cites says it's an outdated figure that was based on a false assumption.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.
May 2, 2013, 1:01 p.m.The NRA has remained quiet while legislation to nullify federal gun laws has been introduced in dozens of states.
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