I commend the Star for reprinting the Washington Post editorial on the need for research on accidental firearm deaths of children (“Info vital on scope of gun accidents involving kids,” Dec. 3).
Oro Valley Mayor Satish Hiremath resigned from an organization of mayors who oppose illegal firearms under pressure from a gun-ownership-rights group that called for him to make the move.
ALBANY, N.Y. — Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who survived an assassination attempt in 2011 in Tucson, is set to tour a New York gun show, the first such visit since she was shot.
PHOENIX — Two new Tucson laws designed to help police deal with gun-related crimes are pre-empted by state law and unenforceable, Attorney General Tom Horne said Wednesday.
A group called Moms Demand Action marched from East 10th Street to North Euclid Avenue and along East Sixth Street on Wednesday to the bus stop at Sixth and North Third Avenue, where they boarded a bus to the downtown Ronstadt Transit Center. They were protesting because Sun Tran allows guns…
About a dozen people boarded a Sun Tran bus Wednesday morning, armed with children, signs and strollers, in attempt to call attention to their opposition to Arizona gun laws.
A group of moms is taking its strollers to the streets today to protest a state law prohibiting cities from banning firearms on public transportation.
Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords of Tucson greets police officers in Manchester, N.H., as part of a seven-state tour to press her gun-control message.
DOVER, N.H. - Thirty months after she was shot through the head, former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords sits in a New Hampshire restaurant facing parents of children killed in the nation's latest school shooting.
Mark Kelly target-shoots as Anders Gustafson looks downrange in Anchorage, Alaska.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Background checks on people who want to buy firearms at gun shows wouldn't prevent all of the nearly three dozen murders a day in America or the 10 mass shootings a year, the husband of former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords said Tuesday.
Recent cases of extreme gun violence are generating numerous legislative proposals, four of which contain glaring enforcement loopholes.
HOUSTON — The National Rifle Association kicked off its annual convention Friday with a warning to its members they are engaged in a “culture war” that stretches beyond gun rights, further ramping up emotions surrounding the gun control debate.
Tucson Police Department records show just under $10,000 was spent on 42 police officers who worked at Councilman Steve Kozachik's gun buyback event last January.
The nation demonstrated again last week how resolute it can be when threatened by murderous terrorists - and how helpless when ordered to heel by smug lobbyists for the gun industry.
WASHINGTON —Wounded former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and husband Mark Kelly met Tuesday with the two senators sponsoring a compromise on expanding background checks for gun buyers.
WASHINGTON — Conservative senators from both parties announced their support for expanding background checks for gun buyers Wednesday, giving a burst of momentum to supporters of stronger restrictions. But big questions remain about whether President Obama can push significant gun controls t…
Gerald Kicanas, obispo de la Diócesis Católica de Tucsón, habla a favor de la prohibición de armas de asalto y de barriletes de gran capacidad en una conferencia de prensa el pasado 28 de marzo frente de las oficinas del municipio de Sur Tucsón.
En el arranque a nivel local, el jueves 28 de marzo, del esfuerzo nacional para que el Congreso apruebe una legislación razonable sobre armas, una docena de oradores abogó por que los compradores de armas sean sometidos a una revisión universal de antecedentes.