| Mar 19, 2013
| 9:53 AM
Glendale is poised to make a ban on gun shows on city property officials tonight despite a threat by the National Rifle Assn. to file a legal challenge.
A majority of the five-member City Council expressed support for the ban amid strong backing from...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 12:45 PM
There's a lot to say about Lupe Fiasco's brilliant, searing, heartbreaking track "Jonylah Forever," which he released on Soundcloud three days after the shooting of 6-month-old Jonylah Watkins, whose funeral was Tuesday.
The track imagines everything...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 8:49 PM
A Costa Mesa man has pleaded not guilty to possession of child pornography and explosives, court records show.
Baylor Maggenti, 66, entered his plea March 14 in Orange County Superior Court.
While investigating a report that he had multiple firearms...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 7:04 PM
At least three times in the past five weeks, the state police have attended law enforcement conferences where they discussed details of the Dec. 14 Newtown school shooting investigation, state records show.
State police have gone to conferences in Las...
| Mar 27, 2013
Four local leaders from different backgrounds came together last week to talk about gun violence in Manchester.
Representatives with experience in religion, law enforcement, education and the government were panelists at the first in a series of...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Jonylah Watkins died on a Tuesday.
She was with her father, who was sitting in a minivan in Chicago on the night of March 11 when someone opened fire. Doctors worked 17 hours trying to repair what a bullet had done to her body, but to no avail. She died...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 8:08 PM
Three unfenced elementary schools may soon have another barrier to entry.
The school board is reassessing security after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Connecticut. Officials plan to consider adding fences around the campuses to match...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 1:08 PM
The TBS Just for Laughs Chicago comedy festival is underway in multiple venues and, as they say on TV, we've got team coverage of everything from the marquee attractions at the Chicago Theatre to the late-night, semi-secret performances that insiders...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Real-life violence is taking a toll on kids' overall outlook, a new MTV study says.
More than one-third of kids ages 14 to 17 say they "plot out escape plans when in public places, because of events like Sandy Hook," last year's elementary school...
| Jun 20, 2013
For me, following someone on social media is a lot like dating. I like to learn a little about them first before going all the way.
Following. Following is all the way. Sorry if you were expecting something else, but this isn't that kind of column. When...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 3:04 PM
BRIDGEPORT — A former employee at Riverview Gun Sales in East Windsor pleaded guilty Monday in U.S. District Court to violating a federal firearms law.
Krystopher DiBella, 25, of West Suffield pleaded guilty to aiding in the improper filling out...