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August 31, 2018 - 1:19 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A Fredericksburg man was sentenced today to 12 years in prison for running a drug trafficking conspiracy and illegally dealing over 200 firearms. According to court documents, beginning in August 2015 and continuing through his arrest in March 2018, Bobby Perkins, Jr., 29,...
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In this Sunday Aug. 26, 2018 photo, the Indonesian team compete in the eSports exhibition at the 18th Asian Games Arena of Valor, Britama Arena, Jakarta. (Dhemas Reviyanto,INASGOC via AP)
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August 29, 2018 - 12:01 pm
By JOHN PYE , AP Sports Writer JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Esports organizers say don't blame the games. Executives at the Asian Games have expressed sympathy for the victims of the deadly shooting at a video game tournament in a Florida shopping mall. But Kenneth Fok, president of the Asian...
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August 28, 2018 - 1:00 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Gun deaths worldwide total about 250,000 yearly and the United States is among just six countries that make up half of those fatalities, a study found. The results from one of the most comprehensive analyses of firearm deaths reveal "a major public health problem for humanity,"...
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July 16, 2018 - 9:25 am
Richmond, Va. (1140wrva.com) Gun rights advocate Philip Van Cleave (President of the Virginia Defense League) got duped by comedian Sasha Baron Cohen in his Showtime TV program. Cleave, who released a 3 page statement, essentially saying he played along with the comedian, to find out who was behind...
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June 24, 2018 - 10:44 am
GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — With Gary Ramey's fledgling gun-making business taking off in retail stores, he decided to start offering one of his handguns for sale on his website. That didn't sit well with the company he used to process payments, and they informed him they were dropping his account...
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June 23, 2018 - 9:44 am
Richmond, VA. (WRVA) - Three men shot while in Richmond’s Shockoe Bottom Area. The shootings occurred near Main Street Station a little before 2 a.m. Saturday. Officers in the vicinity heard the gun shots. Police located two victims near the scene, both were rushed to the hospital with life-...
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June 16, 2018 - 10:50 am
Richmond, VA. (WRVA) - A double shooting in the City of Richmond early Saturday Morning (6-16-18). Around 2:30 a.m., First Responders were notified that someone had been shot on Spotsylvania Street. When Police arrived they found not one but two men who had been wounded by gunfire. The men were...
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June 05, 2018 - 10:57 am
WARREN, Ohio (AP) — Police say they've solved a shooting in Ohio that left a man wounded. The oven did it. The Vindicator in Youngstown reports 44-year-old Robin Garlock received wounds to both shoulders while trying to retrieve a handgun he'd hidden inside the broiler unit of his oven. Warren...
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May 31, 2018 - 3:09 pm
By JONATHAN LEMIRE , Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — President Donald Trump began a trip to Texas on Thursday by meeting privately with families of some of the 10 people killed in a school shooting this month. A White House spokesman said Trump was "moved" by the May 18 shooting at Santa Fe High...
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May 26, 2018 - 10:24 am
Richmond, VA. (WRVA) - A double shooting in Richmond's Northside community. Police were called to the 2300 block of Cliff Avenue (near E. Brookland Park Blvd) around 10:30pm Friday night. When officers arrived they found a man and a woman both suffering from gunshot wounds. The two shooting victims...
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