Dick’s Sporting Goods Will End Sales of Assault Riffles: Dick’s Sporting Goods, one of the largest gun retailers, will stop carrying assault-style rifles. The retailer will also stop selling guns to people under 21-years-old. This decision comes weeks after the massive school shooting in Florida that claimed the lives of 17 people.
Celebs Will Be Avoiding Ryan Seacrest On Oscar Red Carpet: Due to Ryan Seacrest recent sexual assault allegations, publicists have instructed several celebrities to avoid talking to him on the red carpet. E! confirmed Seacrest will be hosting the Oscars Red Carpet despite the allegations.
Florida School Shooting Survivors Ditch School for Activism: Although classes resumed Wednesday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, some surviving students decided not to return. One of the survivors Lina Crisostomo said, “Homework doesn’t really seem that important now. My attention has changed to fighting for these 17 lives.”
Trayvon Martin Documentary Will Air on Paramount This Summer: Jay-z’s Trayvon Martin Documentary is set to air this summer on Paramount. The documentary will be based on the book written by Martin’s parents “Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of Trayvon Martin”.
Master P Provides Free Glasses for 100K Students Across the Country: Master P teamed up with a non-profit organization Vision to Learn to give children glasses. Master P said “I came to tell these kids personally that wearing their glasses is cool. I look at these kids and I see myself at their age. These glasses will help them achieve their dreams.”