Kids Die From Accidental Shootings Every Other Day

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In a six-month period, minors died from accidental shootings at a pace of one every other day, far more than federal statistics indicate, the Associated Press and USA Today report. Curious toddlers find unsecured, loaded handguns in homes and vehicles, and fatally shoot themselves and others. Teenagers, often showing off guns to their friends and siblings, end up shooting them . . .

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