GUNS

President Barack Obama speaks on proposals to reduce gun violence as Vice President Joe Biden watches on January 16, 2013. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Unveils $500 Million Program To Curb Gun Violence

Without waiting for Congress, President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced a sweeping $500 million program to curb gun violence.

01/16/2013

guns

Keller @ Large: Everyone Needs To Take More Responsibility For Gun Violence

Throwing a bunch of executive orders at the problem instead of beginning the long, hard job of promoting personal responsibility in all corners surely isn’t going to get us anywhere.

01/16/2013

Guns for sale are displayed at The Gun Store in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

NH Police Chief Association To Raffle Off 31 Guns

The New Hampshire Association of Chiefs of Police plans to give away 31 firearms, including several semi-automatic weapons, in a raffle to raise money for a youth training academy.

01/12/2013

Guns seized from Jonathan Peters' home

Worcester Firefighter Faces Weapons Charges

A Worcester firefighter is facing dozens of charges. Police say he was stalking his estranged wife and had an arsenal of weapons.

01/09/2013

(credit: CBS)

NH House Bans Guns In Chamber, Gallery

The ban, approved 196-153, ends at the doors to the chamber, which mean lawmakers and the public can carry weapons elsewhere in the Statehouse complex.

01/02/2013

Praying with Our Feet: Rally Against Gun Violence in Copley. (Photo: United Synagogue Youth/Facebook)

Thousands Rally Against Gun Violence In Copley Square

Some 1,000 United Synagogue Youth students turned out in Copley Square Wednesday to advocate against gun violence.

12/26/2012

A woman at a shooting range

Gun Permits Surge In Massachusetts

Even before the Connecticut school shooting, more and more people in Massachusetts were looking to get a gun.

12/20/2012

Angels posted in a yard near Sandy Hook Elementary School in honor of the children killed there. (Photo by Carl Stevens)

Bradley Jay: ‘Tell Me What You Would Do To Stop The Violence.’

Click play to see the solutions that your neighbors suggest.

12/20/2012

Senator Scott Brown. (File photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Sen. Brown: I Support Federal Assault Weapons Ban

U.S. Sen. Scott Brown, who opposed a federal assault weapons ban during his failed re-election campaign, now says he supports the ban in light of the shooting deaths of 26 people at a Connecticut elementary school.

12/19/2012

guns

Boston Police Take 500 Guns Off Streets In 2012

A Bushmaster Assault Rifle similar to the one used in the Newton, Conn. school shooting, was taken off the streets of Roslindale, from the car of a career criminal.

12/19/2012

more

previous