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Gun Control

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  • Missouri transit systems oppose bill to allow guns on trains

    A Republican state lawmaker on Wednesday said his proposal to allow certain bus and train riders to carry guns would help Missourians protect themselves, while public transit lobbyists raised concerns that the measure strips away local control. If signed...
  • Carly for president?

    The following editorial appeared in the San Jose Mercury News on Wednesday, April 1: Trying to look on the bright side of Carly Fiorina's "higher than 90 percent" chance of running for president in 2016, at least there's this: Since she moved to...
  • Father of Washington state school shooter charged with illegal gun possession

    SEATTLE Federal prosecutors have charged the father of Jaylen Fryberg with unlawfully possessing the pistol that his son used to kill four schoolmates and himself at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in October. A complaint filed Monday in U.S. District...
  • Organization's gun facts far from objective [Letter]

    Tom Zirpoli made an eloquent, if extremely biased, case for increased gun control in his March 25 column, "More guns equals more deaths," especially by making such contentious statements as "... facts are meaningless to those who choose to ignore them and...
  • Anti-gun billboard coming down, replaced by dozens elsewhere

    A giant anti-gun billboard that's stood along the Massachusetts Turnpike for 20 years is coming down, but its message is being spread to three dozen new locations. New highway signs being installed around the state this week will read, "We're Not Anti-...
  • Dan K. Thomasson: Rubio's gun legislation only adds more risk

    WASHINGTON If Sen. Marco Rubio has his way does it mean that the U.S Capitol would no longer need those ubiquitous metal detectors and the other extensive security measures the nation has spent tens of millions of dollars to ensure his safety? Would...
  • Editorials from around Oregon

    Albany Democrat-Herald, March 27, on the passing of Hector Macpherson Jr. When you consider the list of people who truly have helped to shape modern-day Oregon, the name of Hector Macpherson Jr. isn't likely to spring immediately to mind. But it should....
  • On states' rights, Republicans flip-flop over concealed guns bill

    To the editor: The so-called Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act is extremely disturbing, hypocritical and dishonest. ("If not Congress, Obama should reject bill on concealed-weapon permits," editorial, March 8) The website of Sen. John...
  • Bill Badger dies; tackled Jared Loughner after attack on Gabrielle Giffords

    Bill Badger dies; tackled Jared Loughner after attack on Gabrielle Giffords
    Bill Badger was a hero even before he helped save people's lives during the Jan. 8, 2011, shooting in a grocery store parking lot that killed six people and injured 13, including former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords. The Army veteran died Wednesday...
  • Newtown advocates' annual ride makes pit stop in New Jersey

    Advocates of tougher gun control measures have made a pit stop in northern New Jersey during their third annual bike ride from Newtown, Connecticut to Washington. The riders rolled into Morristown on Sunday and took part in a rally with some community...
  • Ravenswood shooting: 'He had so many friends, and that was his downfall'

    Ravenswood shooting: 'He had so many friends, and that was his downfall'
    The mother of a man shot in a Ravenswood alley Sunday stood in the same alley Friday night, shaking in the cold, a cardboard sign with the words "Stop the Violence" pressed to her chest.  Between sobs, she described her son Dushanti Hassell, a father of...