| Apr 25, 2013
| 6:29 AM
DALLAS -- President Obama is in the heart of George W. Bush country to pay tribute to the former president he describes as “concerned about all people in America, not just those who voted Republican."
Obama kicked off his Texas visit at a...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 11:58 AM
We've all heard the saw about California being hostile to industry. Here's an industry that indisputably has grounds for complaint: the gun industry.
Finally, the Legislature is getting something right.
According to many experts, California's firearms...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 8:42 AM
A month after a massacre at a Connecticut elementary school, demand for ammunition is so high that Wal-Mart is limiting sales to keep supply stable.
As of last week, customers nationwide will only be able to purchase three boxes a day from the mega-...
| May 4, 2013
| 2:56 PM
HOUSTON — Vowing that “we will never surrender,” the leader of the National Rifle Assn. claimed victory over recently defeated gun control legislation and denounced “political and media” elites for vilifying gun owners and...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:47 AM
Thanks to new restrictions passed by the General Assembly and signed by Gov. Martin O'Malley this year, Maryland is now in the top tier of states when it comes to the strength of its gun laws. It had been close to the top before, but now it ranks fourth,...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 5:39 PM
A Connecticut Police Chiefs Association review of the Newtown police response to the Dec. 14 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting concluded officers "responded to the scene rapidly, positioned themselves appropriately, and followed department policy."...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Newtown officials on Wednesday will release the 911 calls from the Dec. 14 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting made to their police department.
State's Attorney Stephen Sedensky decided not to appeal a Superior Court judge's ruling from last week that...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 1:21 PM
The CIAC football committee has approved a request from Newtown High School athletic director Gregg Simon that if the Nighthawks advance to the Class LL title game it be played Dec. 13. One title game is scheduled that day and the remaining three finals...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 4:08 PM
The state high school football quarterfinals were filled with blowout victories, tense struggles, records and outstanding performances. Sixteen games, 32 teams on a Tuesday night. Some of the highlights and what to expect in the semifinal round with eight...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 4:50 PM
A report on last year's Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn., released Monday said that gunman Adam Lanza had "significant mental health issues," an "obsession with mass murderers" and acted alone when he opened fire in the...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 4:13 PM
The day of the Sandy Hook shooting will forever be engraved in many minds, especially those with close ties to the area or the people involved. Innocent lives were lost and it was an undoubtedly nauseating event.
Accordingly, there are many people who...