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Biden meeting with gun safety, victims groups

Seeking to spur fresh action on gun legislation, Vice President Joe Biden is meeting at the White House with victims groups and gun-safety organizations. Wednesday's...

White House looking for sharply increased gun control laws

The White House is weighing a far broader approach to curbing U.S. gun violence than just reinstating a ban on assault weapons and high-capacity...

End of year brings end of reality moments from political losers...

As 2012 winds down, the final moments of the year brings more "end of reality" moments from a variety of political losers. Congressional Republicans, facing...

Obama looks at NRA guns in schools lunacy with skeptical disregard

President Barack Obama said in an interview broadcast on Sunday he hopes to get new U.S. gun control measures passed during the first year...

Congress shows more support for limitng size of gun magazines

Lawmakers from both parties voiced their willingness Sunday to pursue some changes to the nation's gun laws, but adamant opposition from the National Rifle...

Gun enthusiasts flock to shows to buy new arms

Gun enthusiasts thronged to shows around the country on Saturday to buy assault weapons they fear will soon be outlawed after a massacre of...

Armed security in schools? Yep, that’s the NRA’s answer to...

The nation's largest gun-rights lobby called Friday for the placement of an armed police officer in every school, but parents and educators questioned how...

Even with increasing violence, there’s little enthusiasm for gun control

Gun control advocates sputter at their own impotence. The National Rifle Association is politically ascendant. And Barack Obama’s White House pledges to safeguard the...

Time to bring back the Brady Law? Maybe that…and more

"If guns are outlawed, only outlaws will have guns." That's a common argument of the National Rifle Association, the massive lobbying group that keeps Republicans...

Colorado massacre puts damper on campaign rhetoric

The deadly shootings at a movie theater in Colorado have briefly silenced the presidential campaign, prompting both President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt...