Jared Lee Loughner

Sen. Frank Lautenberg/Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (credit: lautenberg.senate.gov, carolynmccarthy.house.gov)

Lautenberg, McCarthy Introduce High-Capacity Magazine Ban Measure

New 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.

01/22/2013

Gabrielle Giffords (AP Photo/P.K. Weis)

First Photos Of Gabrielle Giffords Released

Two photos of a smiling Rep. Gabrielle Giffords were released early Sunday by her office, her hair shorn short but few other telling signs of her gunshot wound to the head.

06/12/2011

Dallas Green, senior advisor to the Philadelphia Phillies general manager, talks to members of the media about the loss of his 9-year-old granddaughter Christina Taylor at the team's spring training baseball facility, Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011, in Clearwater, Fla.  Taylor was one of six people killed during a shooting rampage last month in Tucson, Ariz.. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Ex-Mets Skipper Dallas Green Mourns Grandchild

Dallas Green couldn’t hold back the tears from behind his dark, wire-rimmed sunglasses. The no-nonsense manager who led the Mets from 1993-1996 choked up a few times as he talked about the shooting death of his nine-year-old granddaughter.

WFAN–02/17/2011