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NY Gun Control Opponents To Rally In Albany

AP | MICHAEL VIRTANEN | Posted 04.30.2013 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. -- National Rifle Association President David Keene told a rally of thousands of opponents of New York's new gun control law Thursday tha...

Texas Official's Bizarre Message For New York Gun Owners

Reuters | Posted 01.21.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has a message for New York gun owners: Come to Texas, and bring your guns with you. "Texas is better...

Cops Angry Over New Gun Control Laws

| Posted 01.17.2013 | New York

By Murray Weiss, DNAinfo Columnist / Criminal Justice Editor NEW YORK CITY — One unlikely group is upset with Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s tough anti-gu...

Digging Deeper Into Westchester’s Gun Permit Data

THE NEW YORK WORLD | Posted 01.16.2013 | New York

Like many journalists, the reporters and editors at The New York World wanted to dig deeper when the Journal News published maps showing, in a sea of ...

Gun Trafficking: A Taboo Subject in Our State and National Politics

Cyrus Vance | Posted 12.16.2012 | New York
Cyrus Vance

Every child, on every block of every neighborhood, has the right to walk to school and home without fear of getting shot. And yet, the subject of gun law reform remains taboo for many of our state and national elected officials.

Report Claims NYPD Actually Showed MORE Restraint In 2011 Shootings

Posted 10.11.2012 | New York

A new report commissioned by the NYPD says in 2011, police officers shot and killed nine people and injured another 19. The report concludes the stati...

WATCH: Bloomberg Says Police Should Strike Until Government Acts On Gun Control

Posted 07.24.2012 | New York

Speaking as a guest on CNN's "Piers Morgan Tonight" on Monday evening, Mayor Bloomberg stepped up his call for stricter gun laws by suggesting police ...

Girl Shot By Stray Bullet: 'I Don't Cry For Nothing'

AP | Posted 05.07.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Her name means sweet, but this girl is tough. Nine-year-old Dulce Cabrera took a stray bullet to the foot Thursday night after getting ca...

Brooklyn Gun Buy-Back Nabs 108 Firearms

Posted 01.29.2012 | New York

At the NYPD's first-gun buyback of the year in Brooklyn on Saturday, 108 firearms were turned in by the public. Since its inception in July 2008 t...

NYPD Shot, Killed 8 People in 2010, An All-Time Low

Posted 11.23.2011 | New York

The NYPD shot and killed 8 people in 2010, an all-time low for the department which in 1971, shot and killed 93. New data shows officers fired thei...

How to End Violence? Get Guns Off of the Street

Rev. Al Sharpton | Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics
Rev. Al Sharpton

Life is indeed short, but let's not make it shorter by killing one another needlessly.

Sam Stein

Eric Schneiderman Warns Reid, McConnell Not To Pass Concealed Weapons Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has sent a letter to Senate leadership urging them to derail a bill that would require state...