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‘Hate Has No Place’ In America, Trump Says After El Paso And Dayton Shootings

By Tamara Keith, NPR Updated at 2:45 p.m. ET President Trump, responding Monday to the deadly weekend shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, that killed 31 people, condemned white supremacy and called for the death penalty for mass murderers … Continue reading

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A Mural Takes On New, Tragic Meaning In A Mourning El Paso

By Stella Ch├ívez, KERA News Hundreds of people in El Paso turned out Sunday for a rally against gun violence, the day after a gunman killed 22 people and wounded 26 others inside a local Walmart. The suspected 21-year-old gunman … Continue reading

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El Paso Church Mourns At Sunday Service After Mass Shooting

By Diana Nguyen The country is reeling in the aftermath of three recent shootings that took place in California, Ohio and Texas during the span of one week. On Saturday in the border city of El Paso, a violent rampage at a Walmart … Continue reading

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San Antonio Vigil For El Paso Remembers Victims And Demands Changes To Gun Laws

By Joey Palacios, Texas Public Radio A vigil in downtown San Antonio Sunday night paid respects to the victims of the El Paso mass shooting. More than 150 people gathered in Main Plaza to reflect on the loss of life … Continue reading

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Here’s What We Know About The Victims In The El Paso Walmart Shooting

By Mallory Falk, Stephanie Federico, KUT & NPR Staff Updated on Aug. 7 at 2 p.m. CST Community members gathered for a vigil in El Paso on Monday night to honor the youngest victim of the mass shooting at a Walmart … Continue reading

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Can A ‘Red Flag’ Gun Law Fly In A Red State?

State representatives on Monday began discussing whether a “red flag” law giving courts the ability to remove guns from a person considered dangerous would work in Texas.

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