Rep. King Seeks To Close Loophole Allowing Suspected Terrorists To Get Guns In U.S.In a stunning discovery in the wake of the Paris terror attacks, a loophole in federal gun laws allows suspected terrorists to buy guns in the U.S.
Sandy Hook Group Alleges NRA Illegally Transferred Campaign Funds To Oppose MalloyThe group believes the NRA funneled about $11,000 in so-called independent expenditures to oppose Malloy.
In Wake Of Charleston Massacre, Obama Again Sounds Gun Control Rallying CryCBS News White House correspondent Mark Knoller, who keeps records of such things, said Thursday marked the 14th time Obama had addressed the nation following a gun tragedy.
South Dakota AG: New York State Gun Laws Set Worrying PrecedentThe state attorney general in South Dakota said in a court filing that the New York state ban on semi-automatic weapons sets a worrying precedent that could affect the rights of South Dakotans and people across the country.
Bloomberg Commits $50 Million To New Grassroots Gun Safety EffortThe new campaign, Everytown for Gun Safety, will be about targeting political dollars. Candidates who support stronger gun laws will receive money.
Federal Judge Upholds Strict New York Gun Control LawJudge William Skretny rejected arguments that the law's bans on large-capacity magazines and the sale of some semi-automatic rifles violate Second Amendment rights.
Moment Of Silence, Calls For Action Mark 6 Months Since Newtown Two sisters of slain teacher Victoria Soto asked the crowd gathered at Edmond Town Hall for a 26-second moment of silence, honoring the 20 children and six adults gunned down at the school on Dec. 14.
Eye On Politics: Blumenthal Says Gun Debate Not Dead In WashingtonAfter the failure to pass gun control reform in the U.S. Senate last week, you might think the issue is dead on Capitol Hill. Sen. Richard Blumenthal says you should think again.
Giffords 'Furious' Over Senate's Rejection Of Gun Control BillIn a New York Times op-ed published Wednesday, former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords slammed senators who "gave into fear" and "blocked common-sense legislation."
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.
Gun Rights Groups Ask Court For Injunction On New York Law The New York affiliate of the National Rifle Association, sportsmen's groups, firearms businesses and individual gun owners said the new statute is unconstitutional.
Assault Weapon Registration Begins In NYKey measures of New York's tough new gun law have kicked in, meaning owners of firearms now reclassified as assault weapons are required to register the guns. There are also new limits on the number of bullets allowed in magazines.