Explaining America's Illegal Gun Trafficking Problem
Officials expect the number of seized guns from criminal activity will have climbed in 2021.
Law enforcement officials recovered and traced nearly 1.3 million guns used in crimes in just five years. That’s about 700 a day from 2016 to 2020.
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives entered over 490,000 seized guns into its tracking and tracing system in 2020. It projects 2021’s total will be even higher.
Why are more married couples living apart?
The latest U.S. Census shows roughly 3.89 million American married adults are living apart.By Scripps News
Why audiences are getting their news from comedians
Getting some comedy with your news may help you remember what you’re learning.By Victoria Will / AP
How do Amazon packages get delivered so quickly?
When retailers like Amazon deliver on their speedy shipping promises, it’s good news for consumers. But it can compromise workplace safety.By Mark Lennihan / AP
WATCH LIVE - The funeral of Tyre Nichols
Scripps News streams the funeral of Tyre Nichols live from Memphis, Tennessee.By Nichols family / AP
17-year-old founder of a reading club for Black boys becomes an author
Congrats to the new author!By Books N Bros via Facebok
DeSantis pushes ban on diversity programs in state colleges
It's the Republican's latest step onto the front lines of the nation's culture wars as he considers a 2024 bid for the White House.By Marta Lavandier / AP