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Court upholds gun bans after Newport

Gun control laws passed in New York and Connecticut to ban possession of semi-automatic weapons and large-capacity magazines after the 2012 massacre at Sandy...

Obama: America must ‘come together’ on guns

The public must "come together" to figure out how to keep deadly mass shootings from happening, President Barack Obama said Friday. But he emerged...

Senate Dems readying gun control options

Senate Democrats are preparing a legislative push to curb guns, a week after a mass shooting at an Oregon community college refocused attention on...

Clinton to push for gun control

Just days after a deadly shooting in Oregon, Hillary Rodham Clinton will unveil new gun control measures on Monday aimed at strengthening background checks...

Lots of support for guns in Oregon

Hunting deer, elk and bear in the surrounding hills and fishing for salmon and steelhead have strong followings in southern Oregon's timber country, made...

Congressional limits on guns? Don’t bet on it

This week's slaughter of nine people in a South Carolina church left prospects that Congress will curb guns right where they've been for years...

Shooting spree brings new push for gun control

Senator Richard Blumenthal said on Sunday he wanted to revive gun control legislation rejected by Congress in the wake of the 2012 Newtown, Connecticut,...

Scaled back goals on gun control

Democratic worries about this November's elections, a lack of Senate votes and House opposition are forcing congressional gun-control supporters to significantly winnow their 2014...

Obama uses shootings to push for anti-gun legislatiion

Days after mass shootings in both of his hometowns, President Barack Obama urged his most ardent supporters Saturday "to get back up and go...

Illinois expands background checks on all gun purchases

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed a gun-control measure into law on Sunday that expands background checks to cover all firearms purchases in the state,...