Congress took up gun control measures for the first time since the shooting of 20 young students in Connecticut in December.
Rep Gabrielle Giffords will attend husband Mark Kelly`s space shuttle launch in Florida on Friday.
Giffords, who was shot in the head last
month in a gun attack, "gets a
little bit better" every day.
Tucson shooting rampage suspect Jared Loughner is due to appear in federal court.
The husband of Rep
Gabrielle Giffords says he believed for about 20 minutes that his wife was dead after viewing a mistaken television news report that said his wife had been fatally shot.
Rep Gabrielle Giffords is opening both eyes, moving both legs and arms and is responding to friends and family.
A majority of Americans reject the view that heated political rhetoric was a factor in the weekend shootings in Arizona which killed six and critically wounded a congresswoman, a CBS News said on Tuesday.
Day in Pics: 23rd October
Showbiz World - October 23, 2014
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