gun safety

  1. Living

    Instructor shot by 9-year-old girl in tragic gun accident (VIDEO)

    This is heartbreaking. A 39-year-old instructor, teaching a 9-year-old girl how to fire an Uzi, was accidentally shot and killed...
  2. School & Education

    Don't mess with Texas: Teachers now allowed to carry guns

    The Argyle Independent School District of Texas has put criminals on notice: Try to hurt our students and you may not make it out...
  3. Parenting

    7-year-old shot by his own grandmother in the middle of the night

    This 63-year-old grandmother, Linda Maddox, took a lot of precautions at night. She kept a chair pushed up against her bedroom door,...
  4. Living

    Man accidentally shoots himself while posing for selfie with a gun

    While reportedly drinking with friends in Mexico City, 21-year-old Oscar Otero Aguilar got a cool idea for a Facebook selfie.
  5. Parenting

    Bizarre picture book teaches kids about open carry gun laws (VIDEO)

    Wondering how to explain to your kids that you go about your daily life with a handgun? Never fear. My Parents Open Carry has...
  6. Living

    NRA video argues for mandatory guns for school kids

    NRA News commentator and self-proclaimed "thinker" Billy Johnson wants you to look at U.S. gun policy in a different way. A very...
  7. Living

    VIDEO: Using sex toys and kids to promote gun safety?

    A clever ad by gun safety advocacy group Evolve reminds us that if kids find it, they'll play with it. That goes for sex toys and,...
  8. K-12

    This simple question could save your child's life

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    Forgiveness is powerful. But here's how one simple question can prevent a senseless tragedy from occurring in the first place.
  9. K-12

    Fifth grader suspended for pointing a finger gun

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    Guns in the school are a no-no — but what about finger guns? A 10-year-old boy was suspended for brandishing such a weapon...
  10. Tips & Advice

    Glee draws ire, applause for "gun in school" episode

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    The episode of Glee titled, “Shooting Star,” pulled off a trifecta of controversy: A gun in school; brought by a student...
  11. School & Education

    Packing heat on the playground: Teachers with guns

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    Any discussion involving firearms is bound to get heated. Whether you are a gun owner or a gun control advocate, recent media...
  12. K-12

    Toy guns: Harmless fun or mixed messages?

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    Is it OK for kids to play with toy guns? We chat with experts — and parents — on whether the presence of toy...
  13. K-12

    Teaching kids about guns

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    Firearms and gun ownership are controversial topics on which everyone has opinions. Following record Black Friday gun sales and the...
  14. K-12

    Kids left alone at home shoot a gun

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    Two boys, aged 8 and 10, were left alone in a home with a loaded gun. What happened next raises all sorts of questions, from how can...
  15. Parenting

    Do you ask other parents if they have guns in their home?

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    Imagine this: Your child has a playdate with a new friend from class. You don't know the parents or maybe you just know them from...
  16. K-12

    Kids and gun safety

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    If you keep guns in the home, you need to have a plan on how to keep them safe -- and you also need to teach your children how to...