• Texas lieutenant governor slammed for suggesting reducing school entrances to prevent shootings

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on Friday suggested schools should have fewer entrances in order to prevent mass shootings.
    He was promptly condemned for his comments, which came after a school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas.
    It was the 22nd school shooting in the US in 2018 - a year that has been deadlier for American schoolchildren than members of the US military thus far.
    Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on Friday suggested schools should have fewer entrances in order to prevent mass shootings.
    In the wake of a shooting at a Sante Fe, Texas high school on Friday that left 10 people dead, Patrick...
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  • Man in Trump hat prompts confusion by showing up near scene of Texas school shooting with gun and American flag

    Man in Trump hat prompts confusion by showing up near scene of Texas school shooting with gun and American flag

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    A man wearing a Trump campaign hat showed up near the scene of a school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, on Friday.
    He carried an American flag and had a handgun at his waist, telling a reporter he was there to "Make America Great Again" and offer "support."
    At least eight people were killed in the latest mass-shooting incident at one of the nation's schools.
    A man wearing a Trump campaign hat showed up near the scene of a school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas , on Friday with an American flag and a handgun at his waist, telling a reporter he was there to "Make America Great Again."
    The man, who...
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  • Trump: Early reports on Texas school shooting 'not looking good'

    Trump: Early reports on Texas school shooting 'not looking good'

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump on Friday tweeted that "early reports" on the shooting at a high school in Sante Fe, Texas were "not looking good."
    Trump's response to the news was criticized as "heartless" on social media, as many took issue with his choice of words.
    This was reportedly the 22nd school shooting in the US in 2018 so far.
    President Donald Trump on Friday tweeted that "early reports" on the shooting at a high school in Sante Fe, Texas were "not looking good."
    "School shooting in Texas. Early reports not looking good. God bless all!" Trump tweeted .
    Initial reports indicate at least...
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