The moment that most deserves to be remembered from Sunday's thrilling Super Bowl came before the game, when Jennifer Hudson joined students from the Sandy Hook Elementary School in singing "America the Beautiful." It was a heart-rending elegy for the fallen - and a stirring call to action.
WASHINGTON — Wounded former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords spoke briefly as an unscheduled witness Wednesday at the year’s first congressional hearing on curbing gun violence, adding drama to a session that was already slated to hear from a top official of the National Rifle Association.
PHOENIX - The National Rifle Association said Friday it wants armed police officers in every school, raising cost questions from Republican state legislators who normally are its natural allies but picking up support from a key Democrat.
A protester holds up a sign as Wayne LaPierre, executive vice president of the National Rifle Association, calls for armed security guards in every school, saying it would help prevent acts of mass violence.