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Homicides in America’s 50 biggest cities fell in 2017; Baltimore tallies worst rate

The collective homicide toll for\u00a0America’s 50 biggest cities dipped slightly in 2017, a USA TODAY analysis of crime data found.
— Read on www.usatoday.com/story/news/2018/02/19/homicides-toll-big-u-s-cities-2017/302763002/


Students seize control of gun debate, plan walkouts and march – NBC News

Students are taking hold of the gun debate after the Florida school shooting by organizing school walkouts across the country and a march in Washington.
— Read on www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/students-seize-control-gun-debate-plan-walkouts-march-n849226

FLORIDA SHOOTING: FL governor calls on FBI leader to resign

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is ordering a review of the Justice Department’s processes after the FBI failed to investigate a tip that the Florida school shooting suspect could be plotting an attack.
— Read on www.wibw.com/content/news/474383153.html

Florida school shooting survivor David Hogg: ‘We’re children’

David Hogg is 17 and a survivor of one of the deadliest mass shootings in United States history — and he’s letting lawmakers know he wants action.
— Read on www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2018/02/15/were-children-you-guys-adults-shooting-survivor-17-calls-out-lawmakers/341002002/

It’s sad that a teenager has to be a voice of reason and tell positions to work together. Politicians need to work together in the best interest of the people and not the lobby’s! I am in favor of voting career politicians and putting term limits in place at every level of government.

Florida school shooting: Australia hasn’t had a mass shooting since 1996

Its prime minister worried Australia \
— Read on www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2018/02/15/australia-hasnt-had-fatal-mass-shooting-since-1996-heres-what-did/340345002/