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How Will US Museums Remember Trayvon Martin?
Offbeat  (tags: Smithsonian Institution, Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman, Gun, Museums, USA )

- 768 days ago -
The Smithsonian Institution has denied a claim that it expressed an interest in acquiring the gun that killed black teenager Trayvon Martin. But does such a weapon have a place in a museum?
Trayvon Martin Death: Zimmerman Handgun 'Auction Reaches $65m'
Offbeat  (tags: Auction, Gun, Zimmerman, Trayvon Martin, USA )

- 768 days ago -
Zimmerman at the time of his arrest and Martin pictured three years before his death.
Trayvon Martin Gun to Be Auctioned By George Zimmerman
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Gun, Auctioned, USA )

- 771 days ago -
A gun used to shoot dead unarmed Florida teenager Trayvon Martin is to be auctioned by the man who shot him, George Zimmerman.un used to shoot dead unarmed Florida teenager Trayvon Martin is to be auctioned by the man who shot him, George Zimmerman.
No Charges for Fla. Gun-Twirling Guy Who Killed Pregnant Lady and Unborn Baby
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, off-beat, gun, death )

- 1214 days ago -
Katherine Hoover was five months pregnant when she died horrifically in July after William DeHayes accidentally shot her while twirling his handgun.
2-Year-Old Florida Boy Kevin Ahles Finds Daddy's Loaded Gun, Shoots Himself to Death: Pinellas County Sheriff
Offbeat  (tags: death, gun, toddler, Florida, off-beat, sad news, police, child )

- 1246 days ago -
Kevin Ahles died Wednesday after he took his fatherâEUR(TM)s gun from a secured glove box and shot himself in the chest, the Pinellas County Sheriff said.
Man Shoots Tree, Tree Fires Back
Offbeat  (tags: gun, tree, humans, interesting, unusual )

- 1907 days ago -
Using a tree for target practice sounds harmless enough, right? That wasn't the case for an Iowa man who is recovering at a hospital after the tree he aimed his gun at fired back.
Self-Defense Story of the Day
Offbeat  (tags: Child, Self-Defense, Weapon, Intruder, 12-year-old girl, Home Defense, Home Assault, Gun )

- 2070 days ago -
A 12-year-old girl used her mother's handgun to shoot an intruder in their home.
4 Arrested After Armed Robbery Nets Only a Pizza
Offbeat  (tags: robbery, crime, police, gun, pizza, hungry )

- 3013 days ago -
Two 19-year-old men and two teen girls are in jail after they allegedly robbed a Sicily's Pizza delivery driver at gunpoint on Sunday night in Mountain View. The group ran off with the pizza, and three of them barricaded themselves in a nearby apartment
Seminole Police Offer Reward to Catch Coconut Creek Casino Robber
Offbeat  (tags: casino, robbery, reward, gun, cash, crime, police )

- 3053 days ago -
Seminole police are asking for help to catch a man accused of robbing a poker room cashier and taking off with thousands of dollars from the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek
Off Duty Tulsa Police Officer Arrested After Bar Disturbance
Offbeat  (tags: Drunken, police, officer, gun, bar, arrested )

- 3055 days ago -
TULSA, OK -- A Tulsa police officer is out of the Tulsa County jail after officers said he pointed a gun at a bouncer and threatened to kill him. Witnesses say it happened after the officer was thrown out of a downtown Tulsa bar
Long Island Boy, 8, Busted for Bringing Loaded Gun to School
Offbeat  (tags: 8 year boy, gun, school, crime, police )

- 3074 days ago -
An 8-year-old boy was busted for bringing a loaded handgun to a Long Island elementary school on Wednesday, police said
Nova Grad Reportedly Stepped in Front of Gun to Save Friends in Old City Shooting
Offbeat  (tags: gun, shooting, friends, men, police )

- 3074 days ago -
A representative for the family of a Villanova grad who was shot six times allegedly by a law student in Old City last weekend, said that the victim stepped in front of the gun to save his two friends
MCSO: Woman Trades Daughter For Gun
Offbeat  (tags: 2 year old, child, gun, trades, woman, mother, arrested, charged, unlawful sale of a child )

- 3080 days ago -
A Valley woman was arrested on Tuesday for trying to trade her 2-year-old daughter for a gun, Maricopa County sheriff's deputies said
Fatal Gunplay in Sex Dungeon Leads to Trial
Offbeat  (tags: sex, gun, drugs, death, shot, trial, manslaughter )

- 3081 days ago -
3 Maine men indulged in drugs, extreme sex and Russian roulette; 1 died
Authorities: Boy, 12, Robs Store With a Toy Gun
Offbeat  (tags: child, boy, gun, robbed, Florida, arrested )

- 3083 days ago -
A 12-year-old boy was arrested after pointing what turned out to be a toy gun at a convenience store clerk

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