Gun control is a vital topic in the Unites States political arena pitting Democrats against Republicans. The State of Oregon is the latest to be in the news regarding a recent bill requiring background checks for those wanting to buy guns.
The Toronto District School Board’s recent consideration of mandatory criminal background checks on volunteers are leaving some parents worried that schools will have to eliminate fun activities.
The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation has released, after a request under the Freedom of Information Act, a 191-page file on the late Steve Jobs, founder of Apple, that is partly unflattering in its portrait of the man.
States that perform local-level background checks for firearms purchases are more effective in reducing firearm suicide and homicide rates than states that rely only on a federal-level background check.