Soaring gun violence on Memorial Day weekend leaves at least 26 dead and dozens wounded across US

At least 26 people have died and dozens have been left injured as gun violence soared across America on Memorial Day weekend. Philadelphia, Chicago and Maryland saw the worst of the shootings with 17 fatally shot, including eight in Pennsylvania’s largest

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Disney+ adds violence advisories to new Obi-Wan Kenobi series after mass school shooting in Texas

Disney+ has added a succession of warning advisories to its new Obi-Wan Kenobi series, in wake of the horrific school shooting in Texas earlier in the week. The decision was made, in part, because of similarities between the deadly mass

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Cops hunt man who pulled a ‘gun’ on Fox TV crew during live report on violence in Chicago

Police are looking for a man who appeared to point a pistol at a Fox News TV crew while they were filming a segment on gun violence in Chicago. Fox 32 Chicago said it was broadcasting live in the River North neighborhood

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Eric Adams wears black tux with ‘End Gun Violence’ emblazoned on the back as he leads politicians

New York’s mayor Eric Adams appeared at the Met Gala on Monday night wearing a tuxedo on which was written ‘End gun violence.’  Adams and his partner Tracey Collins arrived together as photographers snapped the couple as they walked up the famous

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Hollywood bigwig Jeffrey Katzenberg compares Will Smith’s Oscar slap to violence of Ukraine war

One of Hollywood’s most powerful men last night publicly admonished the actor Will Smith for his infamous ‘Oscars slap’ sending the clearest signal yet that the disgraced superstar’s career could be over. Speaking at the Simon Wiesenthal Center’s national tribute dinner,

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Academy faces call to address comedian’s assault and not be seen to condone violence

There are calls for the Academy to strip Will Smith of his Best Actor Oscar after he walked on stage and slapped comedian Chris Rock who was presenting an award on stage, after making a joke about Jada Pinkett-Smith’s hair. Tthe Academy,

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BLM activist charged with fraud ‘pocketed’ more than $170,000 from Violence in Boston charity

A Black Lives Matter activist charged with fraud who claimed she was paid no salary is accused of paying herself $170,000 from her Violence in Boston charity, which she said she started because ‘shooters are victims.’  Monica Cannon-Grant, 41, who

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Biden mentions revenge porn at violence against women event 

President Joe Biden a took a rhetorical turn down the dark alleys of the Internet during remarks on the Violence Against Women Act at the White House Wednesday when he spoke about people who have a ‘revealing picture’ taken only

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Biden handshakes, embraces and grabs the arm of violence interrupter at New York school

President Joe Biden appears to have picked up a new handshake during a trip to Queens, New York on Thursday, where he visited a public school. Meeting with local leaders from Community Capacity Development at Jacob Blackwell School, Biden learned

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Brooklyn teacher whose Insta post appeared to encourage violence said his words were ‘misconstrued’

Christopher Flanigan, who taught math at Coney Island Prep, posted a photo of thousands of officers outside of St. Patrick’s Cathedral for the funeral of Det. Jason Rivera, saying it was the ‘ideal conditions for reciprocity’ A Brooklyn teacher who

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