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A Squirrel Hill Jewish school spent Friday writing postcards to communities impacted by gun violence

“I know I felt very upset when the shooting happened here and I know that nice words helps when you’re thinking sad thoughts,” Lehv Sahud said.

By Sarah Schneider/WESA

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Trump says gun negotiations going ‘very slowly’

President Donald Trump says he doesn’t want “bad people” to have weapons, but won’t allow any plan to move forward that takes guns away from law-abiding people.

By The Associated Press

20 years after Columbine, Sue Klebold urges honest discussion on mental health

The mother of killer Dylan Klebold spoke about her memoir at Penn State Harrisburg
By Brett Sholtis

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto joins bipartisan coalition of mayors in D.C. to push for tougher gun laws

"Each mass shooting is a solemn reminder that this could happen in any city, large or small, urban or rural.”
By Lucy Perkins/WESA

House Democrats discuss domestic terrorism with Pittsburgh Jewish community

Since the Oct. 27 shooting at the Tree of Life synagogue in Squirrel Hill last year, there have been dozens of mass shootings.

By Lucy Perkins/WESA