FBI Report: Recent Increase in US Mass ShootingsThe number of shootings in which a gunman fired into a crowd has increased dramatically in recent years, according to an FBI report released Wednesday.
Clinton: I Support A Ban On Assault WeaponsReiterating that she is still “disappointed” by Congress’ inability to pass gun control legislation last year, Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says the U.S. can’t let the “minority” of gun owners “terrorize” the majority of Americans.
Police: Man Stole Sandy Hook Memorial SignsA Virginia man who believes the Sandy Hook school shootings were a hoax has been charged in the theft of two memorial signs in New Jersey and Connecticut dedicated to victims of those shootings, police said Friday.
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.
Conn. Shooter's Dad: 'You Can't Get Any More Evil' In his first public comments about the 2012 Connecticut school massacre, the father of gunman Adam Lanza said what his son did couldn't "get any more evil" and he now wishes his son had never been born.
Despite Safety Emphasis, School Shootings Continue There's been no real reduction in the number of U.S. school shootings despite increased security put in place after the rampage at Connecticut's Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012.
Obama To Hollywood: Stop Glorifying Gun ViolencePresident Barack Obama has a message for Hollywood: stop glorifying gun violence.
Hundreds of Guns Lost, Stolen From Dealers in Md.On January 16, 2013, Obama laid out 23 executive actions, one of which called on the Department of Justice to prepare a report analyzing information on lost and stolen guns. The end result, released earlier this week, shows that Maryland had one of the greatest number of firearms reported lost or stolen from Federal Firearms Licensees in 2012.
Reid: We Won't Let 'Forces Of Extreme Minority Water Down' Gun Control BillPresident Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden met Thursday with relatives of the victims of the Connecticut school shooting, who were visiting Washington on the eve of the six-month anniversary of the tragedy to push anew for gun control.
NRA Launches Attack Ad Against Sen. Manchin Over Background Check BillAfter years of showering U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin with stellar ratings and campaign endorsements, the National Rifle Association targeted the West Virginia Democrat with a TV ad launched Wednesday over his continuing push for broader gun buyer background checks.
Biden: Gun Control 'Fight Is Far From Over'Six months after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, some of the victims' families are heading to Capitol Hill to remind lawmakers they are painfully waiting for action, while some of the president's allies are asking him to do more without any new prospects of legislation to toughen gun laws.