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Some of the firearms turned in at a gun buyback on Staten Island. (Credit NYPD)

Nearly 100 Firearms Collected At Staten Island Gun Buyback

Authorities collected nearly 100 firearms including an AR-15 assault rifle at a gun buyback on Staten Island.

12/07/2013

Jay Steiner (CBS 2)

D.A.: Suffolk Man Charged After Arsenal Found In Home Near School

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota announced the seizure of more than 300 guns and ammunition from a home in Centereach.

03/21/2013

M4 BB Gun (file / credit: Crosman Corporation)

Conn. State Sen. Brings Assault Rifle Look-Alike To Forum At Church

A Connecticut lawmaker was almost arrested at a gun control forum in a Guilford church on Sunday when someone in the room didn’t like what he saw and heard.

01/14/2013

Nancy Lanza

Connecticut Shop Where Nancy Lanza Bought 1 Of Her Guns Raided By Feds

Agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, assisted by police, raided Riverview Sales at 4 Prospect Hill Road in East Windsor on Thursday evening.

12/20/2012

In this photo illustration a Rock River Arms AR-15 rifle is seen on December 18, 2012 in Miami, Florida. The weapon is similar in style to the Bushmaster AR-15 rifle that was used during a massacre at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut. Firearm sales have surged recently as speculation of stricter gun laws and a re-instatement of the assault weapons ban following the mass shooting. (Photo illustration by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Politicians Breaking Ranks, Meaningful Gun Control Gaining Momentum

Congressmen are questioning their positions, sporting goods stores are suspending sales and the White House is starting to list the kinds of measures President Barack Obama favors.

12/18/2012

Jason Zielinski shows a customer an AR-15 style rifle at Freddie Bear Sports sporting goods store on December 17, 2012 in Tinley Park, Illinois. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Popular AR-15 Takes Center Stage Of Gun Control Debate

The AR-15 is the most popular rifle in America with more than three million Americans owning one. Dick’s Sporting Goods says it’s suspending sales of modern rifles nationwide because the shooting in Newtown.

12/18/2012