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Philadelphia mayor issues ban on guns at city parks, pools

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney has signed an executive order banning guns and deadly weapons from the city’s indoor and outdoor recreation spaces including parks, basketball courts and pools.

By Claudia Lauer/The Associated Press

Updated: August 30, 2022 | 5:42 pm

Pennsylvania can’t keep guns in trooper ambush case, court rules

A federal appeals court has ruled that Pennsylvania may not keep a cache of weapons seized from the parents of a gunman who killed one state trooper and permanently disabled another eight years ago.

By Michael Rubinkam/Associated Press

Philly students talk about ending gun violence

A group of young people and students from Philadelphia descended on the state capitol this week demanding action on gun violence in Pennsylvania.

By Scott LaMar