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Surge in gun sales after Sandy Hook led to spike in accidental gun deaths

The new paper tackles one of the biggest questions in gun research: how to measure the relationship between prevalence of guns and deaths......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 7th, 2017

A spike in gun sales after the Sandy Hook massacre led to a tragic increase in accidental deaths — especially among kids

AP Photo/Jessica Hill A new report found that gun purchases and accidental firearm deaths both s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 14th, 2017

Sandy Hook Mass Shooting Led to 3 Million Extra Gun Sales and Spike in Firearms Deaths, Researchers Say

Three million extra guns were sold after Sandy Hook......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 8th, 2017

After the Sandy Hook shooting, gun sales spiked — and so did accidental gun deaths

AP Photo/Jessica Hill A new report found that gun purchases and accidental firearm deaths both s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 7th, 2017

Are smartphones to blame for pedestrian deaths spike?

The U.S. is estimated to be experiencing a record surge in pedestrian fatalities......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMar 30th, 2017

Ivanka Trump’s Fashion Brand Really Saw a Major Online Sales Spike in February

The surge comes after Kellyanne Conway endorsed the brand on Fox News Following Kellyanne Conway’s on-air promotion of Ivanka Trump’s clothing line on Fox News, the first daughter’s label, which she separated herself from before.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 11th, 2017

More copies of "1984" to be printed after sales spike

The book publisher Penguin is printing more copies of George Orwell's dystopian classic "1984" in response to a sudden surge of demand......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 25th, 2017

New Home Sales Jump Ahead Of Mortgage Rate Spike Led My Midwest Surge

Soaring homebuilder confidence, crashing mortgage applications, spiking mortgage rates, weak pending home sales, strong existing home sales, and now new home sales for November surged 5.2% MoM (smashi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 23rd, 2016

Existing Home Sales Surge To Feb 2007 Highs Before Yuuge Spike In Mortgage Rates

October saw exisitng home sales (SAAR) surge to 5.60mm (handily better than the 5.44mm expectation). These are deals essentially done in August and September - weeks before mortgage rates exploded higher - and with median home prices hitting new highs as .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 22nd, 2016

Here’s Why Gun Shops Probably Won’t Set a Black Friday Sales Record

The top sales month was Dec. 2012, when President Obama called to limit gun rights after Sandy Hook. Christmas came early for U.S. gun shop owners--who saw a rush of firearms purchases ahead of the presidential election--but they may now be hard-press.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 21st, 2016

Retail Sales Spike To 2 Year Highs As Departmnent Store Sales Continue Collapse

US retail sales beat expectations in October (+0.8% vs +0.6% exp) and September's gains were also upwardly revised (driven by a surge in gas prices which sparked a decline in spending on food services). This data revision sends year-over-year gains to.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 15th, 2016

Meet The Gay, Gun Rights Group That Would Rather Be At The Range Than Talk Politics

Gun sales across the United States often surge following mass shooting events. But in the wake of the deadly shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando earlier this year, a different kind of spike occurred: interest in the Pink Pistols, a gay and gun righ.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesOct 10th, 2016

Commentary: 5 Years After Sandy Hook, There’s a Powerful Movement Building

In schools around the nation Five years ago, Scarlett Lewis' 6-year-old son Jesse McC.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 16th, 2017

Key Words: Connecticut’s Democratic senators and White House’s Sanders offer remarks on Newtown anniversary

Massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut on Dec. 14, 2012, left 20 six- and seven-year-olds and six school employees dead......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 14th, 2017

Commentary: 5 Years After Sandy Hook, My Daughter’s Spirit Lives On

We have seen her in the values and generosity of so many. Five years ago, we were no different than any other family preparing for Christmas. Little did we know that the unthinkable was about to happen and.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 14th, 2017

It"s been 5 years since the Sandy Hook shooting — here are the names and pictures of the 27 victims, including 20 children, who were murdered that day

AP On December 12, 2012, 20-year-old Adam Lanza walked into Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, and shot 26 people, including 20 children, after also killing his mother in their hom.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 14th, 2017

Guns Protect America and Mass Shootings Like Sandy Hook Are Something We Must Accept, Gun Owners Say in New Poll

On the five-year anniversary of the Newtown massacre of 20 children and six adults, a new poll found a majority of gun owners think mass shootings are unavoidable......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 14th, 2017

Photo captures the exact moment Obama learned of the Sandy Hook shooting

White House/Pete Souza Former White House photographer Pete Souza captured the moment in 2012 when President Barack Obama learned of the San.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 14th, 2017

US retail sales surge; weekly jobless claims fall - Reuters

ReutersUS retail sales surge; weekly jobless claims fallReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. retail sales incre.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 14th, 2017

Sandy Hook Elementary School was rebuilt after the shooting — and it hides high security in beautiful design

Mark Lennihan/AP Images In 2016, Sandy Hook Elementary reopened in a brand-new building. Designed by Svigals + Partners Architects, the campus is a high-tech security marve.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 14th, 2017

5 years after Sandy Hook, gun control advocates are fed up with the lack of action — so they"re running for office themselves

Elijah Nouvelage/Reuters Volunteers trained by Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America are .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 14th, 2017