News tagged with gun violence

Push for futuristic guns builds on embattled past

It sounds, at first, like a bold, next-generation solution: personalizing guns with technology that keeps them from firing if they ever get into the wrong hands. But when the White House called for pushing ahead with such ...

Jan 28, 2013 3 / 5 (3) 9

To catch a speeding bullet

In 1992, East Palo Alto, a city of 24,000 on the San Francisco Peninsula, logged the highest homicide rate in the nation per capita. Gun violence and celebratory gunfire plagued citizens and police.

Aug 02, 2011 5 / 5 (2) 9 | with audio podcast