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.

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.

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.

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.

Giffords leaving Congress to recover from shooting

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

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.

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.

First photos of Gabrielle Giffords released

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

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.

Picture-perfect lift-off for Endeavour

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

Shot US lawmaker has no memory of event: Doctor

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

Shot US lawmaker starts speaking, `asks for toast`

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

Giffords` husband to command space shuttle flight

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

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.

US lawmaker leaves hospital for Texas rehab facility

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

Giffords moves to rehab facility today: Hospital

US lawmaker Gabrielle Giffords has been making progress nearly everyday.

US lawmaker able to stand up as she readies for rehab

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

Shot US lawmaker no longer `critical`: Doctors

Doctors have said condition of Gabrielle Giffords had improved sufficiently.

Wounded US lawmaker breathing without ventilator

Democratic congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords remains in critical condition.

Polarized US needs healing: Obama

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