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At least 26,000 children and teens under the age of 18 were killed by guns in the U.S. between 1999-2016, according to the CDC. Activists covered the Capitol lawn with empty shoes in March to demand lawmakers reform gun laws.
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Sandy Hook was 1 of 18 school shooting incidents in 2012. In 2018 there have been 96, the most of any year on record, according to data from the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School.
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These are the names of the 6 adults who lost their lives at Sandy Hook on Dec. 14, 2012. Rachel Dawn Anne Lauren Mary Victoria
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These are the names of the 20 children who lost their lives at Sandy Hook on Dec. 14, 2012. Charlotte Daniel Olivia Josephine Dylan Madeline Catherine Chase Jesse Ana James Grace Emilie Jack Noah Caroline Jessica Avielle Benjamin Allison
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20 children and 6 adults were murdered at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut six years ago today.
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CBS paid actress Eliza Dushku $9.5 million in a secret settlement after she alleged actor Michael Weatherly harassed her on the set of the show, "Bull," reports .
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More than eight hours later, the child started having seizures and a fever of over 105 °F. She was flown to a hospital in El Paso, Texas where she later died.
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The girl crossed with her father into New Mexico on Dec. 6 as part of a group of 163 migrants and refugees who turned themselves in to U.S. agents.
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A 7-year-old girl from Guatemala died after being taken into custody by U.S. Border Patrol. Her name has not been released. She died of dehydration and shock, reported.
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This Mexican mother and her four kids found community in a black church to avoid being deported by ICE.
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Here's how apartheid continues to haunt South Africa, two decades later.
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Murtaza Ahmadi went viral two years for being Lionel Messi's biggest fan. Now, he's had to flee his home in Afghanistan and is asking the soccer star for help.
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Having body hair, darker skin or being plus-sized can be taboo in Pakistan. This TV reporter and model is calling it out.
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Why was the last rescue boat in Europe forced to terminate its operations? This researcher explains how political attitudes towards refugees have changed in Europe.
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This Mexican town booted its politicians – and crime more or less disappeared.
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This is what can happen when you're Black and Deaf in America.
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Anti-Semitism has a long and often violent history in the United States that goes well beyond the massacre in Pittsburgh. But why and where did it all begin?
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"Do not kill us." This 12-year-old activist is demanding environmental justice from Congress.
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These women not only escaped gangs and poverty, but something else: transphobia.
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Why are some women in Mexico getting IUDs inserted after childbirth without their knowledge?
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