U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) urges "common-sense" weapons bans, including military-style weapons and large ammo clips. Videojournalist: Jim Staubitser (Dec. 17, 2012)
Gun advocates slam McGraw for Sandy Hook benefit
Tim McGraw has responded to critics who called him a hypocrite for choosing to headline ... Read More »
Sarah Brady, gun control advocate, dies at 73
On a late summer's evening in 1985, she called the National Rifle Association headquarters and ... Read More »
Rhoads beats Kestenbaum for Denenberg seat
A personal attorney and Wantagh Fire Department captain defeated a former Hempstead Town Board member ... Read More »
Special election pits gun law activist, attorney
A special election for the vacancy in Nassau County's 19th Legislative District pits a Democratic ... Read More »
LI pol: Gun bill 'not about restricting rights'
WASHINGTON -- Long Island Rep. Kathleen Rice Wednesday described a new tactic to try to ... Read More »
Kid Rock's 'First Kiss': Words fail him
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Opinion: Why do we give guns to cops?
In the United States, it seems obvious that police officers carry guns and are allowed ... Read More »
Letter: Disruption at gun control event
I attended a seminar on gun control hosted by the Universalist Unitarian Church in Shelter ... Read More »
Candidates picked for vacant seats
A former Hempstead Town Board member and the son-in-law of the late Nassau Presiding Officer ... Read More »
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