Last Updated: Thursday, April 11, 2013, 22:16
US Senate voted Thursday to debate the most ambitious gun safety legislation in more than a decade, after a bipartisan group of lawmakers agreed on background checks for gun sales.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 09, 2013, 14:04
A strong majority of Americans not only support requiring background checks for all gun purchases, but also support requiring gun sellers to keep a record of their sales, a new poll has found.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 09, 2013, 11:47
Even as prospects of the US Congress approving the gun control legislation look dubious, President Barack Obama on Monday slammed Republicans for trying to stall gun reforms.
Last Updated: Friday, March 22, 2013, 15:55
Gun control legislation that US Senate will debate next month will include an expansion of federal background checks for firearms buyers, Majority Leader Harry Reid said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 12:35
The US gun control legislation that would be presented in the Senate next month, will not include ban on assaults weapons, US lawmakers have decided.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 17:36
Melvin Lee Edwards pulled up to a stop sign near a busy off-ramp.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 10:04
President Barack Obama has sought support for "common sense" gun law reforms.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 12, 2013, 16:15
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.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 05, 2013, 11:34
Obama said there is broad agreement among Americans on "common-sense steps" as requiring universal background checks.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 02, 2013, 12:21
A Sikh group has urged communities of all faiths to observe Feb 5, marking six months of the Aug 5 shooting at a Sikh gurdwara in Oak Creek.
Last Updated: Friday, January 18, 2013, 18:18
Majority of Americans support stricter gun control laws in the country after the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting in which 20 kids and 6 adults were killed, a new poll has found.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 18:36
New York has become the first state to pass a gun control law, which is the toughest in the nation, since the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting massacre last month.
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