New Jersey councilwoman killed in possible targeted attack

New Jersey councilwoman killed in possible targeted attack

New Jersey councilwoman killed in possible targeted attack – CBS News Watch CBS News Eunice Dwumfour, a councilwoman in Sayreville, New Jersey, was found dead in her car with multiple gunshot wounds, according to police. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On … Read more

Prosecution focuses on motive in Alex Murdaugh trial

Prosecution focuses on motive in Alex Murdaugh trial

Prosecution focuses on motive in Alex Murdaugh trial – CBS News Watch CBS News The murder trial of disgraced South Carolina attorney Alex Murdaugh took a dramatic turn when the judge ruled that evidence of a possible motive could be introduced by prosecutors. Scott MacFarlane has the details. Be the first to know Get browser … Read more

Ghost gun use in US crimes has risen more than 1,000% since 2017, federal report says

Ghost gun use in US crimes has risen more than 1,000% since 2017, federal report says

The use of ghost guns — homemade firearms that can be built from parts bought online or with 3D printers — in US crimes has risen more than 1,000% since 2017, the Department of Justice said in a federal report released Wednesday. The findings are based on tracing data collected by the Bureau of Alcohol, … Read more

Court Strikes Down Gun Ban On Certain Domestic Violence Offenders

Court Strikes Down Gun Ban On Certain Domestic Violence Offenders

The 5th US Circuit Court of Appeals ruled on Thursday that it is unconstitutional for a state to ban a person under a domestic violence protection order from possessing firearms. The highly conservative appeals court’s decision is the latest in a string of lower court cases invalidating gun control laws following the Supreme Court’s 6-3 … Read more

Late. Murphy on gun laws: “Apple pie and kittens… don’t poll as high as background checks do”

Late.  Murphy on gun laws: “Apple pie and kittens… don’t poll as high as background checks do”

Late. Murphy on gun laws: “Apple pie and kittens… don’t poll as high as background checks do” – CBS News Watch CBS News Connecticut Democratic Senator Chris Murphy joins “Red and Blue” with strong opinions about gun reform. Plus, he discusses the debt limit, immigration policy and more. Be the first to know Get browser … Read more

UK jails right-wing extremist who helped “inspire” US mass shootings

UK jails right-wing extremist who helped “inspire” US mass shootings

London — A 19-year-old British man whose extreme right-wing videos helped “inspire” two recent US shootings, according to police, was sentenced Friday to 11 years in prison by a UK court. Daniel Harris was convicted of encouraging terrorism. He had previously been found guilty of six terrorism offenses in November of 2022, following a slew … Read more