Gun rights supporters decry assault rifle purchase by Gabrielle Giffords’ husband PHOENIX — The husband of Gabrielle Giffords, who with his wife is a top campaigner for curbs to military-style weapon ownership, has drawn criticism for buying an assault rifle in Arizona, a purchase he said meant to highlight the need for gun control. 03/12/2013 - 11:25 pm | View Link
Giffords gunman admits rampage Jared Lee Loughner's plea in Tucson, Arizona, allows him to avoid the death penalty over a shooting that gained worldwide attention in January 2011 because his intended target was Republican Gabrielle Giffords. Among the dead were Arizona's chief federal ... 08/7/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Replacing Gabby Giffords: Will Democrats hang onto her seat? Both parties agree the Arizona election won't be about the shooting, which is why they're treating it as a "pure toss-up" with national implications. 06/12/2012 - 3:09 am | View Link
Replacing Gabby Giffords: Will Democrats hang onto her seat? "Gabrielle Giffords looms large in special Arizona election" SEE MORE: Florida's voter purge: Discriminatory? Hold on. Sympathy won't decide this election: The vote won't "hinge on what happened that tragic day at the Safeway in Tucson," says Aaron Blake ... 06/11/2012 - 11:08 pm | View Link
Gabrielle Giffords looms large in special Arizona election TUCSON, Ariz. — Democrats are looking west to a House election in southeastern Arizona to break a nasty streak of bad headlines for the party — from its crushing loss in Wisconsin to weak employment numbers and the president’s ill-advised remarks ... 06/10/2012 - 11:17 am | View Link
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APA A coalition of local police organizations to protect the rights of Arizona law enforcement officers. 09/15/2014 - 9:24 pm | View Website
Arizona SB 1070 The Support Our Law Enforcement and Safe Neighborhoods Act (introduced as Arizona Senate Bill 1070 and thus often referred to simply as Arizona SB 1070) is a ... 09/15/2014 - 8:06 pm | View Website
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CREDIT: DC Cannabis Campaign Alaska, Florida, Oregon and Washington D. C. could all vote this November to legalize some type of marijuana usage—but only in the nation’s capital could the will of the people be overridden by officials elected in a far-away jurisdiction. Under its current status as a federal district, DC must submit every law and budget it passes to Congress for approval, though it has no vote in that Congress.
Four activists hold signs at the April 5th rally outside the White House. CREDIT: ThinkProgress/ Esther Y. Lee While a vast majority of California voters support a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants, they are conflicted about whether migrant children — who recently made headlines after crossing the border in large numbers this year — should be allowed to stay, a new poll indicates.
CREDIT: shutterstock In an effort to cut down on greenhouse gas emissions and ultimately save money, the federal government is considering requiring companies like hotels and motels to make sure their heating and cooling systems run more efficiently. In a proposed rule in Monday’s federal register, the U. S. Department of Energy unveiled new energy efficiency standards for packaged terminal air conditioners, called PTACs, and packaged terminal heat pumps, called PTHPs.
Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N. Y., gestures as he speaks to family and friends of victims of gun violence, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, during a news conference marking the 20th anniversary of the passing of the Brady Bill. CREDIT: AP Photo/Charles Dharapak A quintet of Senate Democrats is asking the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to provide an update about its gun violence research in a letter sent to the agency.
Apple CEO Tim Cook presents Apple Pay at the company’s product launch Sept. 9, 2014. CREDIT: AP Following a controversial data breach of its iCloud service, Apple CEO Tim Cook deflected criticism and defended the company’s commitment to privacy and security. In the final installment of a two-part interview with PBS’ Charlie Rose Monday, Cook chided the U.
Another child abuse scandal is percolating around star running back Adrian Peterson, as new allegations swirl around the recently-indicted NFL player.
A new report Monday evening revealed another incident in which Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was accused of injuring of one of his sons while disciplining the boy.
Peterson was charged with child abuse for using a wooden switch to spank his 4-year-old son.
A second incident reported by CBS affiliate KHOU-TV in Houston Monday involves another son, also 4 years old and by a different mother.