gun violence http://wvxu.org en Anti-Gun Violence Week http://wvxu.org/post/anti-gun-violence-week <p></p><p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 11:30:05 +0000 Jay Hanselman 22159 at http://wvxu.org Anti-Gun Violence Week Are smart guns the next silver bullet? http://wvxu.org/post/are-smart-guns-next-silver-bullet-0 <p>Interest in "smart guns," using<strong> biometrics </strong>and <strong>radio frequency technology</strong>, has rebounded following recent gun violence. President Obama has included them as part of his plan to reduce such mass shootings. Who makes these guns? How do they work? And will they catch on? Ann Thompson reports in "Focus on Technology."</p><p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 09:31:10 +0000 Ann Thompson 14059 at http://wvxu.org Are smart guns the next silver bullet? Group rallies on Fountain Square in support of gun legislation http://wvxu.org/post/group-rallies-fountain-square-support-gun-legislation <p>A group advocating for changes to state and national gun laws rallied on Fountain Square today with several dozen people attending the event, which featured speakers from law enforcement, medicine, politics and faith communities, as well as survivors of gun violence.</p><p>"Our purpose today, primarily, is to bring greater attention to the issues related to gun legislation, to call and demand action with regard to gun legislation," said Karen Hillis-Skipper, the event organizer and leader of the Cincinnati chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America.</p> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 17:38:16 +0000 Mark Heyne 11383 at http://wvxu.org Group rallies on Fountain Square in support of gun legislation Identifying and treating violent teens http://wvxu.org/post/identifying-and-treating-violent-teens <p>Part of the President’s plan to reduce gun violence focuses on increased <strong>mental health services</strong>. Ann Thompson, in “Focus on Technology,” reports on Cincinnati efforts to be pro-active, involving a <strong>predictive&nbsp;spit test and&nbsp;photographing&nbsp;the brain.</strong></p><p><strong>&nbsp;</strong><strong>Dr. Jim Eliassen stands behinds glass at the University of Cincinnati Center for Imaging Research.&nbsp;</strong></p> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 10:31:10 +0000 Ann Thompson 8165 at http://wvxu.org Identifying and treating violent teens