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Texas 4-Year-Old Shoots Himself To Death In Babysitter’s House

A 4-year-old Texas boy was killed by accidentally shooting himself to death after finding a loaded gun in the home of his babysitter.

03/04/2015

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Houston-Area Boy, 3, Dies After Shooting Self In Head

Authorities say a 3-year-old Houston-area boy has died after accidentally shooting himself in the head while at home.

02/28/2015

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Gun-Control Group Demands Target Ban People From Openly Carrying Firearms Inside Stores

A gun-control group has launched a petition demanding that Target ban people from openly carrying firearms in its stores.

06/05/2014

The National Rifle Association sharply criticized fellow gun-rights activists, saying the Texas “open carry” demonstrations have “crossed the line from enthusiasm to downright foolishness.” (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

NRA To Open Carry Texas: Public Demonstrations ‘Downright Weird, Downright Scary’

The National Rifle Association sharply criticized fellow gun-rights activists, saying the Texas “open carry” demonstrations have “crossed the line from enthusiasm to downright foolishness.”

06/03/2014

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Perry: ‘Appropriate Move’ For Gun Manufacturers To Leave States Trying To Strengthen Gun Control Policies

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Texas Gov. Rick Perry squared off over gun control policy on Sunday, continuing a debate that began last year.

02/24/2014

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Wendy Davis Supports Open Carry Law

Democratic candidate for governor says she supports proposed law that would allow Texans to wear guns in public.

02/06/2014

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‘Duck Dynasty’ Star: ‘It Ain’t Gun Control We Need, It’s Sin Control’

One “Duck Dynasty” star made his stance on gun control known in an interview with Men’s Journal.

10/21/2013

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Texas Woman Accused Of Sending Ricin Letters Gives Birth In Custody

The Texas woman accused of sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has given birth prematurely to a baby boy while in custody.

07/23/2013

Former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband Mark Kelly attend a dedication ceremony naming a Capitol Visitor Center conference room in honor of slain Giffords' aide Gabe Zimmerman at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on April 16, 2013. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Giffords Meets With George H.W. Bush During Gun Control Tour

Thirty months after she was shot through the head, former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords sits in a New Hampshire restaurant facing parents of children killed in the nation’s latest school shooting.

07/07/2013

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President Obama Heads To Texas; Jobs On His Agenda

As President Barack Obama prepares to head to the Lone Star State, job creation is on his agenda.

05/09/2013

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