PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: DOJ announces strike force to tackle gun violence

Clip: 07/22/2021 | 5m 30s | Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Thursday, the U.S. Justice Department announced the formation of strike forces to target gun crimes. Attorney General Merrick Garland traveled to Chicago — just hours after mass shootings in the city that killed 3 people and wounded nearly 20. Fire crews in the western U.S. are finally getting help from the weather, against the giant Bootleg Fire in Southern Oregon.

Aired: 07/22/21

Rating: NR

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