Newtown Connecticut

Members of Team 26 arrive at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, March 11, 2014, after competing a 400-mile (644km) bike ride for the 2nd annual Sandy Hook Ride on Washington "in support of common sense legislation to reduce gun violence." (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Sandy Hook ‘Ride on Washington’ Arrives in D.C.

A team of 26 cyclists arrives in D.C. today after biking 300 miles from Newtown, Conn. since Saturday.

03/11/2014

The U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C. (Credit: Getty Images)

Congress Ready To Extend Ban On Plastic Firearms

A Senate vote to renew an expiring ban on plastic firearms capable of evading metal detectors and X-ray machines is shaping up as a bittersweet moment for gun control supporters, days before the anniversary of the deadly mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut.

12/09/2013

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