Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting

Father Of Sandy Hook Gunman Warns Parents 'This Could Happen To You'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK

The father of Adam Lanza, the gunman who killed 20 primary school children and six teachers at Sandy Hook Elementary School, as well as his own mother...

How Can America Put Red Lines on Syria but No Red Lines on Gun Deaths at Home?

Gareth Edmundson | Posted 17.11.2013 | UK
Gareth Edmundson

Another mass shooting, more panic on the streets of America. The images we witnessed are all too familiar. There were heroic first responders, crouching and crawling with their rifles. We saw unfurling police tape and flashing blue lights and terror stricken civilians fleeing the since. And now in the aftermath, the discussions into the gunman's motives are being exhaustively debated.

Nonchalance the Painful Norm

Adam Isaacs | Posted 16.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Adam Isaacs

Fear is a key weapon used by NRA and alike gun lobby's. They love the old, 'you vote against us you'll lose your seat' ploy. Unlike the electorate, they don't forget which way you voted and seat targeting commences.

Jim Carrey Wrong to Reject His Own Film

James Huyton | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
James Huyton

Jim Carrey took to Twitter recently to announce he could "no longer support" his new film, Kick Ass 2, because of its high level of violence. Mr Carrey has a history of gun control advocacy: in the wake of the Sandy Hook massacre he spoke out in favour of increased gun control legislation.

Bizarre Conspiracy Theories Claim Woolwich Machete Attack Was A Hoax (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.05.2013 | UK

PICTURED: The soldier killed in the attack has been named as Lee Rigby of 2nd Battalion, Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Bizarre conspiracy theories wh...

WATCH: NRA Speaker Tells Audience To 'Keep Gun In Children's Bedrooms'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 05.05.2013 | UK

Following last week’s fatal shooting of a two-year-old girl by her five-year-old brother in Kentucky, the gun lobby has walked into fresh controvers...

PICTURED: Girl, 2, With Brother, 5, Who Shot Her Dead With Rifle He Received As A Gift

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.05.2013 | UK

Pictures have emerged of the two-year-old girl accidentally shot dead by her five-year-old brother. Caroline Sparks died shortly after being shot i...

Boy 5, Accidentally Shoots Sister, 2, With Rifle He Received As A Gift

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.05.2013 | UK

UPDATE PICTURED: Girl, 2, With Brother, 5, Who Shot Her Dead With Rifle He Received As A Gift A five-year-old boy accidentally shot dead his two-ye...

'We Are Not Going Anywhere'

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK

The mother of a British boy shot dead in the Sandy Hook school massacre has spoken of "finding her voice" in the campaign for gun law changes. Six-...

WATCH: Sandy Hook Families Urge Gun Control In Advert

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.05.2013 | UK

Family members who lost loved ones in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting last year have appeared in an advert urging gun control. The ad wa...

'I Still Miss Him': Yoko Ono Tweets Picture Of John Lennon’s Blood-Stained Glasses In Anti-Gun Protest

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.03.2013 | UK

Yoko Ono has entered America’s gun control debate by tweeting a picture of the blood-stained glasses her husband John Lennon was wearing when he was...

Pistorius and a Complete Lack of Perspective

Damon Boughen | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK
Damon Boughen

Would you be reading about a shooting in South Africa over your morning cornflakes if the possible shooter was not Oscar Pistorius, one of the biggest names in Paralympics and the Olympics?

'A Poor Taste Effort To Put A Happy Face On Firearms': Vegas Offers Gun-Themed Valentines' Day Celebrations

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK

Nothing says "I love you" like firing a semi-automatic weapon while renewing those wedding vows, eh? If you're not attached, you might unwind on V...

British Man Arrested After 'Threatening US School Shooting' On Facebook

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.02.2013 | UK

A British man has been charged after threats to kill 200 people in America were made on Facebook, which led to thousands of pupils staying home from s...

Bullet-proof Backpacks and Playground Paranoia Abound in Sandy Hook Fallout

Planet Ivy | Posted 07.04.2013 | UK Politics
Planet Ivy

As should probably have been expected in the wake of the December shootings at Sandy Hook, America's knee is still jerking over a month later, in a variety of depressingly haphazard directions.

Fashion To Die For?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.01.2013 | UK

A fashion designer has grasped onto the coat tails of the gun control debate by sending his models down the catwalk equipped with automatic weapons. ...

'The Revolution Will Come If You Take Our Guns, Piers'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK

Megabanks, China, "murder pills", communists, the US government and Piers Morgan are all conspiring to take away America's guns in order to destroy it...

The Real Shotgun Weddings: Weapon-Themed Nuptials Continue To Boom In The US Despite Sandy Hook Massacre

Barcroft Media | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.01.2013 | UK

Shotgun-themed weddings continue to boom in the US – despite the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook elementary school that saw a gunman pick off 26 peopl...

Pictures Of The Week From The Huffington Post Picture Desk

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 04.01.2013 | UK

Our pictures of the week started with an explosive set of New Year images. Firstly we had the dazzling firework display in Sydney,London stunned the w...

Pictures Of The Day Live: 4th January 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 04.01.2013 | UK

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew...

Gun Violence, Not Petition, Could Force Morgan Out of US

Dan Ehrlich | Posted 02.03.2013 | UK
Dan Ehrlich

Now, I have nothing against people owning guns for sport or self-defense. What I find about as hard to swallow as a slug from a Colt .45 is their almost sensuous love for these weapons and the need to buy more and more of them, from automatic hand guns to assault rifles. To me, some of these people seem less than civilized morons.

'If America Won't Change Laws... I'll Deport Myself'

MailOnline | Posted 30.12.2012 | UK

"The concerted effort to get me thrown out of the country – which has so far gathered more than 90,000 signatures – struck me as rather ironic, gi...

A Time of Celebration and Reflection

Ana Tzarev | Posted 26.02.2013 | Home
Ana Tzarev

Understanding a true meaning of love and peace is the beginning of wisdom and unity with the great spirit of the Universe.

Say It With Guns: Weapon Used In Sandy Hook Shooting Becomes A Christmas Gift Favourite (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK

As the world takes to Twitter, Facebook and Instagram on Boxing Day to show off its Christmas presents, it seems one gift in particular is standing ou...

'It Took Us 40 Years To Get Rid Of Him, Please Don't Send Him Back'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK

Piers Morgan's popularity continues to plummet - not only is the petition calling for him to be deported now on more than 61,000 signatures, but Jerem...