Striking image for StoryGraph Biggest Story 2023-05-08

StoryGraph Biggest Story 2023-05-08 -- gun violence (6), social reform (5), reform movements (5), press pool (5), pool congressional (5)

A news brief made from 10/85 recently archived news articles
Most frequent entities
Most frequent sumgrams
gun violence (6), social reform (5), reform movements (5), press pool (5), pool congressional (5)

1 dead, 5 injured in shooting after leaving California house party: Police

A 17-year-old girl was killed and five others injured in a drive-by shooting as they were leaving a large house party in California early Saturday, police said.

Biden Blasts Republican Hypocrites For Responding To Mass Shootings With A Shrug

President Biden told Republicans that thoughts and prayers aren't enough and criticized them for responding to mass shootings with a shrug.

Jen Psaki Goes There And Calls Out Republicans For Politicizing Mass Shootings

MSNBC's Jen Psaki said that it isn't the people who want change politicizing gun violence but Republicans who want to maintain the status quo.

Joe Scarborough Calls Greg Abbott Sick For Unleashing A Plague Of Gun Violence In Texas

MSNBC's Joe Scarborough called Gov. Greg Abbott sick for continuing to make more guns available and easier to get as the gun murder rate has skyrocketed in Texas.

Jamie Raskin Says Jack Smith Could Conceivably Charge Trump With Seditious Conspiracy

House Oversight Committee ranking member Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) explained why Special Counsel Jack Smith could be considering seditious conspiracy charges against Trump.

US passes 200 mass shootings this year: nonprofit

Seven shootings over the weekend, including a massacre at a Dallas-area outlet mall, brought the total number of mass shootings in the U.S. this year over 200, according to the nonprofit Gun Violen…

Rep. James Comer Sounds Like He's Losing It As He Talks About DOJ Not Seriously Charging Hunter Biden

House Oversight Committee Chair James Comer complained that he is hearing that the DOJ is not going to seriously charge Hunter Biden, as he then unleashed an unhinged conspiracy-filled rant.

Investigators Looking Into Possible White Supremacist Views Of Texas Mall Gunman

A gunman killed eight people and wounded seven others – three critically – in a shooting at a Dallas-area mall.

After Mass Killings in Texas, Frustration but No Action on Guns

The drumbeat of mass murder has fueled a new openness to gun regulation among some Texans, but it has done little to reshape the political realities in the State Capitol.

What We Know About the Allen, Texas, Mall Shooting

The motive of the gunman so far remains a mystery. The shooting at the Allen Premium Outlets left nine people dead, including the suspect.

This story was constructed with the SHARI Process:

  1. The StoryGraph Toolkit extracted URIs from the biggest story of the day from the StoryGraph service
  2. Hypercane performed the following steps:
    1. It accepted the list of original resource URIs from the output of the StoryGraph Toolkit, and queried the Memento Aggregator to find as many mementos as possible
    2. For resources that were not already mementos, it submitted them to web archives with ArchiveNow
    3. It analyzed all mementos to automatically discover the most frequent sumgrams and named entities present in the overall story
    4. It analyzed all images in these mementos to automatically select the best image for the overall story
    5. It then formatted the data for the story based on all of this input
  3. Raintale took the input from Hypercane and rendered the final product with information supplied by MementoEmbed
Author face

Dark and Stormy Archives - Puddles

Visit the Dark and Stormy Archives (DSA) project web site for information on research, software, and more that supports storytelling with web archives.