New Bill Would Mandate Social Media Background Checks Before Approving Gun LicensesUnder the proposal, applicants would be forced to hand over their social media passwords to investigators so they can look for things like racial slurs, threats of violence or terrorism-related posts.
Cuomo, Murphy Come Out Strongly Against Arming TeachersAs students in the area get ready to head back to school, the issue of possibly arming teachers with guns is heating up again.
Gun Control Debate Rages As First Santa Fe School Shooting Victim Laid To RestOn Saturday, Santa Fe was a community in shock and in mourning. On Sunday, the first funeral was held following the killing of 10 people in Friday's school shooting.
NRA Supporters Are Blowing Up Yeti Coolers In Company BoycottGun owners around the country are blowing up expensive coolers after the NRA accused outdoor lifestyle company Yeti of joining a nationwide boycott of the gun-rights organization.
Anguished Students Take Aim At Gun Laws, Next ElectionCharlie Goodman looked at the massive crowd around him, the largest youth-led protest in Washington since the Vietnam War era.
Tens Of Thousands March Through Manhattan Calling For Gun ControlMayor Bill de Blasio said 175,000 people took to the streets of Manhattan in support of a movement he said "has just begun."
Students Gearing Up For Saturday's 'March For Our Lives' In WashingtonAs many as half a million people are preparing to march in Washington this week for stricter gun laws in response to the Florida school shooting that left 17 people dead. Many of them will be high school students. Two of them are leading the charge.
President Trump Puts GOP In Hot Seat Over GunsThe president called for speedy and substantial changes to the nation's gun laws on Wednesday, criticizing lawmakers for being too fearful of the National Rifle Association to take action.
N.J. Lawmakers Considering 7 Bills Aimed At Tightening Gun LawsThe Assembly Judiciary Committee was debating the bills Wednesday before a large crowd that included several members of a national gun control group.
N.Y. Republicans Stop Democrats' Push On Several Gun Control BillsThe bills would have strengthened background checks and funded research into gun violence.
White House To Roll Out School Safety Proposals By Week's End As Gun Control Debate Heats UpStudent survivors of the Valentine's Day school shooting in Florida spent the day meeting with lawmakers in Washington.
Congress Returns To Work Under Mounting Pressure To Act On Gun ControlCongress is returning to work and faces intense public pressure to end the decades-long gridlock on gun control with no clear consensus on what changes, if any, should be made.