Mar 10, 2016

Police seized 63 guns from yakuza groups in 2015

The number of guns seized from yakuza organized crime groups in Japan in 2015 fell by 41 from the previous year to 63, the lowest since the seizure data was made available in 1967, it was learned Thursday. Police confiscated 16 guns from Yamaguchi-gumi, ...

Jan 12, 2016

America's struggle with gun violence

More than 100,000 people have been killed as a result of gun violence over the past decade in America, and millions more have been the victim of assaults, robberies and other crimes involving a gun.

Jan 8, 2016

Seeking support for gun actions, Obama tears into gun lobby

President Barack Obama tore into the nation’s largest gun lobby on Thursday as he sought support for his actions on gun control, accusing the powerful lobby group of peddling an “imaginary fiction” that he said has distorted the national debate about gun violence. In ...

Tearful Obama unveils plan to cut gun violence

Jan 6, 2016

Tearful Obama unveils plan to cut gun violence

President Barack Obama shed tears Tuesday as he announced limited measures to tackle rampant U.S. gun violence and called on Americans to punish lawmakers who oppose more meaningful reforms. Flanked by survivors of the gun violence that kills around 30,000 Americans every year, and ...