| Jan 30, 2015
| 12:31 PM
The House of Representatives handily approved the judicial nomination of a former member of the chamber despite strong pushback from gun rights groups.
Auden C. Grogins, a Democrat from Bridgeport, was nominated as a Superior Court judge by Gov....
| Jan 30, 2015
| 3:10 PM
HARTFORD — Legislators handily approved a former state representative's appointment as a Superior Court judge Friday, despite strong opposition from the NRA and other gun rights groups.
Auden C. Grogins, a Democrat who represented Bridgeport in the...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 3:53 PM
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| Jan 8, 2015
| 5:04 PM
Hollywood has not traditionally been known for nuanced thinking when it comes to gender assumptions in movie marketing. According to the crude calculus of studio salesmanship, women like movies featuring romance and pretty dresses and almost anything...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 9:00 PM
The Florida Legislature doesn’t do anything quickly, except when it involves guns.
Then, they jump into action.
Another gun bill to make the gun lovers and the NRA happy?
Sure, why not.
Thus, we have the fast track bill to allow...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Chris Christensen, a rough-hewn cowboy beneath a big brown hat, finished up his M-16 burrito and took a slug of coffee.
Waitresses glided past, balancing trays of bacon and eggs on their shoulders while sleek black pistols bounced on their hips.
| Dec 27, 2014
The National Rifle Association lately has been having its way with the Florida Legislature — think Docs & Glocks, which forbade doctors from asking patients about gun ownership. And despite the furor over Stand Your Ground, no significant rollback...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 3:15 PM
A community group filed a lawsuit Friday against the village of Niles in an effort to stop a gun shop and range from being built near several schools.
People for a Safer Society, an advocacy group that began in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Sarah Osborn, 15, of Hampton, keeps adding to her treasure chest of national records.
In her latest competition — the Virginia 4-H State Championships at Appomattox’s Holiday Lake on Sept. 13-14 — she set five national records in...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 5:08 PM
Larry Hogan's drive to become governor of Maryland received an infusion of Republican star power Tuesday when New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie came to Bethesda to campaign for him.
Christie, chairman of the Republican Governors Association and a possible...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 1:56 PM
According to a Pew Research Center study, we the peeps have changed our minds again, much to the delight of the National Rifle Association I’m sure. More folks are in favor of protecting gun rights and less inclined to be in favor of gun control...