school shootings

Software program could help prevent school shootings

In the wake of increasingly frequent school shootings, school districts across the country are using a combination of tools to try to prevent another tragedy. One of those is software that alerts administration officials to problematic social media posts.

Sanders gets emotional at child's school shooting question

A young reporter took to the White House briefing room Wednesday to share his worries that he and his classmates "could get shot at school" and asked White House press secretary Sarah Sanders how the White House plans to prevent more shootings from happening.

White House unveils gun and school safety proposals

The Trump administration on Sunday night proposed providing some school personnel with "rigorous" firearms training and backed a bill to improve criminal background checks on gun buyers, but backpedaled on the idea of increasing the minimum age to buy certain firearms -- a policy President Donald Trump had said he would support.