Colleges: Student Protesters Shouldn't Worry About AdmissionAs some high school students face the threat of disciplinary action for participating in gun control demonstrations, dozens of colleges and universities are sending them a reassuring message: It won't affect their chances of getting into their schools.
After Years Of Dejection, Proponents Of Gun Laws See HopeThe shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, though, has some pondering the improbable: Could this latest carnage actually lead to gun reforms?
Poll: Nearly Two-Thirds Of Americans Back Stricter Gun LawsAmericans back stricter gun laws by a nearly 2-to-1 margin, according to a new CBS poll that was conducted in the wake of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida.
Would Arming Teachers Be A 'Deterrent' Or 'A Recipe For Disaster'? A suggestion to arm teachers is back in the spotlight this week in the wake of the Florida high school shooting after President Donald Trump raised the idea Wednesday.
NRA Rejects Idea Of Raising Minimum Age To Buy RiflesThe National Rifle Association is rejecting ideas to raise the minimum age for purchasing rifles.
George And Amal Clooney Donate $500k To March Against GunsThe couple says they'll also attend next month's planned protests.
Supreme Court Lets California Gun Control Laws StandThe Supreme Court declined Tuesday to take up two gun-related cases out of California, maintaining its reluctance to dive back into the debate concerning the scope of the 2nd Amendment.
California Online Ammunition Sales Spike Ahead Of Jan. 1 Law ChangeAmmunition sales across California are skyrocketing heading into the end of the year, but the deals have nothing to do with Christmas or holiday sales.
San Diego Gun Buyback So Popular, Police Run Out Of Gift CardsSan Diego police received 164 guns during a no-questions-asked gun buyback event that proved so popular that officers ran out of the gift cards they gave in exchange for weapons.
Dem Lawmaker Walks Out Of Moment Of Silence On House Floor To Protest GunsA Democratic lawmaker walked out of a moment of silence for the Texas shooting victims on Monday night to protest a lack of action on gun safety after mass shootings in the United States.
Suddenly, White House And NRA Open To (A Little) Gun ControlThe National Rifle Association joined the Trump administration and top congressional Republicans Thursday in a swift and surprising embrace of a restriction on Americans' guns, though a narrow one: to regulate the "bump stock" devices the Las Vegas shooter apparently used to horrifically lethal effect.
Sen. Feinstein Seeks To Ban 'Bump Stocks' Used In Vegas ShootingThe No. 2 Republican in the Senate, John Cornyn of Texas, said Feinstein's bill deserves a hearing.
Pelosi: GOP Congress Beholden To NRA, Other Gun InterestsThe GOP's failure to act "is about money," Pelosi said after a rally Wednesday morning outside the Capitol.
Late-Night TV Hosts Decry Las Vegas Killings, Gun LawsAgreeing with Trump's labeling of the Las Vegas shooting as an act of "pure evil," Stephen Colbert added, "So then, what are we willing to do to combat pure evil? The answer can't be nothing."
California's Gun Control Efforts Suffer 2 Legal SetbacksCalifornia's efforts to strengthen what already are some of the nation's strictest gun laws took two blows this week, the latest coming when a federal judge blocked a law set to take effect Saturday that would have barred gun owners from possessing high-capacity ammunition magazines.