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Parkland massacre survivors unveil sweeping US gun-control plan

The group's leaders addressed it to candidates seeking the 2020 US presidential nomination, urging them to make gun control a top priority.

Florida school shooter heard voices telling him to kill

Cruz said he had attempted suicide two months before the attack with an overdose of the painkiller Ibuprofen.

Florida school shooter wants to donate inheritance to survivors

Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz wants to donate his inheritance -- which could run to hundreds of thousands of dollars or more -- to the bereaved families and survivors of his attack, his lawyers said Wednesday.

Ads pulled from Ingraham show after she mocked Parkland survivor

At least six companies said on Thursday they were dropping advertisements from Laura Ingraham's Fox News show after the conservative pundit mocked a teenage survivor of the Florida school massacre on Twitter and he responded with a call for a boycott.

Empty shoes, empty schools: US gun law activists plan 2 days...

Activists and volunteers place 7,000 colorful pairs of donated children's footwear side by side to commemorate those who have died.

Florida school shooter indicted on 17 murder counts

Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz was indicted Wednesday on 17 counts of murder and 17 more of attempted murder, the state attorney's office said.

For the love of gun: US couples take weapons to church

A dozen protesters gathered outside the event on Wednesday, holding up posters that read "Worship God, Not Guns".

Trump says would have run unarmed into Florida school

Trump has also called for boosting school security, and controversially, arming some teachers and staff in addition to on-campus guards.

After shooting, students make emotional return to Florida school

Children, parents and teachers want schools to be safe sanctuaries for teaching and learning, not armed fortresses.

Far-right conspiracy theorists target Florida shooting survivors

At the forefront were websites known for relaying bogus theories, including the notion that the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School was a hoax.

Trump says arming teachers could help prevent school massacres

But others disagree, saying that nobody wants to see a shootout in a school.

Survivors of Florida school shooting launch gun control push

Gun ownership is protected by the Second Amendment of the US Constitution and remains one of the nation's more divisive issues

Ex-student kills at least 17 in shooting spree at Florida high...

Nikolaus Cruz killed 17 people in a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.