Best Weekend Getaways Near New York CityItching to get out of the city? Here are five amazing weekend destinations that are just a car or train ride away.
FAA To Review Protocol As Air Traffic Problems Continue Days After Chicago Area FireAir travel through Chicago and around the country was still impacted Monday, three days after the suicide attempt that sparked a fire at a Federal Aviation Administration air traffic control center in the western Chicago suburb of Aurora.
One Fund Boston Administrator Praises Giving Spirit Of Public, Discusses Difficult Job AheadKenneth Feinberg was named the administrator of the One Fund Boston. He has previously administered the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund, the BP oil spill fund and other disaster relief funds.
Obama, Bloomberg Rip Senate For Failing To Expand Background Checks For GunsMayor Michael Bloomberg ripped the U.S. Senate for failing to pass a bipartisan effort to expand background checks. The measure was defeated on Wednesday, failing to garner the 60 votes necessary to block a Republican-led filibuster.
MPAA Changing Movie Ratings System As Country Deals With Aurora, NewtownThe Motion Pictures Association of America is changing its rating system to better inform parents about violence in movies.
Lautenberg, McCarthy Introduce High-Capacity Magazine Ban MeasureNew Jersey Democratic Sen. Frank Lautenberg didn't waste any time introducing a measure that would limit ammunition magazines to hold ten bullets. Tuesday was the first day in the 113th Congress that bills could be introduced. A companion measure was also introduced in the House by Rep. Carolyn McCarthy and has 48 co-sponsors.
Aurora Shooting Survivor Speaks Out On Gun ViolenceStephen Barton, one of the survivors of the Aurora, Colo., movie theater shooting, happens to live near Newtown, Conn., and is on a mission to make a difference.
Bloomberg Going All Out To Get Obama And Romney's Attention On Gun ViolenceWill there be questions at the first presidential debate about curtailing gun violence? New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is trying to force the issue by running television ads -- demanding a plan from the candidates.
U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Professor Placed On Leave Over Colo. Theater Massacre JokeA young man who lost his father in the Colorado movie theater massacre was subjected to a cruel joke. The quip came from his own professor – and now there are calls for the professor to be fired.
Conn. Lawyer Charged With Breach Of Peace After Taking Gun To 'Batman' MovieSung H. Hwang, president-elect of the New Haven County Bar Association, said at a news conference that the charges against him threaten "our constitutional right to bear arms."
Twitter Complies With NYPD Subpoena After Threats Against Broadway Theater DiscoveredAn anonymous poster claimed he plans to attack theater-goers attending the Spike Lee-directed play at the Longacre Theater in Midtown
Connecticut Man Shot In Aurora Theater Massacre Pledges Return To ColoradoStephen Barton of Southbury is lucky to be alive. He was in the movie theater when that mass shooting unfolded.