Gabrielle Giffords

Twin astronaut bros to help NASA study effects of spaceflight on human body

Astronaut Mark Kelly and his twin brother Scott have enlisted themselves for a NASA study that will help the space agency gauge the effects of spaceflight on the human body.

Mar 09, 2014, 15:18 PM IST

Giffords group starts airing gun-control TV ad

A former Arizona Congresswoman who survived being shot in the head is taking to the airwaves in hopes of persuading Congress to approve gun-control measures.

Feb 12, 2013, 16:15 PM IST

Gabrielle Giffords raises pitch for US gun control

Gabrielle Giffords, who was injured in a mass shooting, has launched a high-profile campaign against gun violence in America.

Jan 09, 2013, 15:03 PM IST

US school shooting: Ex-Rep Giffords visits victim` families

Former Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, nearly two years after being critically wounded in a mass shooting, has met with families of victims.

Jan 06, 2013, 08:34 AM IST

Giffords leaving Congress to recover from shooting

Representative Gabrielle Giffords was shot in the head during a shooting spree in Tucson, Arizona, last year.

Jan 23, 2012, 10:35 AM IST

Giffords visits Tucson shooting site on anniversary

Gabrielle Giffords made a surprise return to the Tucson grocery store where she was wounded in a mass shooting on Jan 8, 2011.

Jan 08, 2012, 12:46 PM IST

US lawmaker Giffords released from hospital

Five months after being
shot in the head during a political event, US lawmaker Gabrielle Giffords was released from the hospital.

Jun 16, 2011, 14:26 PM IST

First photos of Gabrielle Giffords released

Giffords has been in a Houston rehab facility since two weeks after the Jan 8 shooting.

Jun 12, 2011, 18:53 PM IST

Giffords’ hospital release soon: Aide

Giffords` release from the hospital after five months of intensive inpatient therapy will mark an important step in her recovery.

Jun 12, 2011, 12:10 PM IST

Picture-perfect lift-off for Endeavour

Endeavour blasts off toward the ISS on the penultimate flight for the US shuttle program.

May 16, 2011, 21:22 PM IST

Shot US lawmaker has no memory of event: Doctor

Gabrielle Giffords was shot through the head during shooting rampage in Jan.

Mar 12, 2011, 16:16 PM IST

Shot US lawmaker starts speaking, `asks for toast`

Gabrielle Giffords, 40, was shot in the head at point-blank range on Jan 8.

Feb 10, 2011, 08:14 AM IST

Giffords` husband to command space shuttle flight

Giffords` husband will command the space shuttle Endeavour when it launches in April, NASA said.

Feb 05, 2011, 09:45 AM IST

Updated rehab aims to give Giffords her life back

Gabrielle Giffords must inspire herself through the ordeal of rehabilitation, and doctors say it`s likely to be the hardest work she`ll ever do.

Jan 23, 2011, 16:22 PM IST

US lawmaker leaves hospital for Texas rehab facility

Gabrielle Giffords was shot through the head on January 8 in Tucson.

Jan 22, 2011, 10:49 AM IST

Giffords moves to rehab facility today: Hospital

US lawmaker Gabrielle Giffords has been making progress nearly everyday.

Jan 21, 2011, 16:33 PM IST

US lawmaker able to stand up as she readies for rehab

US Republican Gabrielle Giffords has survived a bullet through the brain.

Jan 20, 2011, 15:56 PM IST

Shot US lawmaker no longer `critical`: Doctors

Doctors have said condition of Gabrielle Giffords had improved sufficiently.

Jan 17, 2011, 11:13 AM IST

Wounded US lawmaker breathing without ventilator

Democratic congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords remains in critical condition.

Jan 16, 2011, 09:08 AM IST

Polarized US needs healing: Obama

US Prez implored Americans to honor slain & injured in Arizona shootings by becoming better people.

Jan 13, 2011, 17:52 PM IST