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In this June 16, 2016 file photo, Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., left, accompanied by Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

A divided Senate answers Orlando with gridlock on gun curbs

WASHINGTON — A divided Senate blocked rival election-year plans to curb guns…

 

Sen. Chris Murphy, center, and other Democratic senators call for gun control legislation at the Capitol in Washington on Thursday in the wake of the mass shooting in an Orlando LGBT nightclub last Sunday. Murphy is joined by, from left, Sen. Cory Booker, Rev. Sharon Risher, Tina Meins, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, Sen. Richard Blumenthal and Sen. Ed Markey. (J. Scott Applewhite/AP)

The United States and its gun problem

The United States has a gun problem. Will the mass shooting in…

 

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nev. talks about the compromise process of working on the $1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill with the Republicans holding the majority in Congress.   (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Reid suggests Dems to blame on gun bill losses

WASHINGTON — Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid said Thursday his party has…

 

In this Dec. 9 photo, sales associate Mike Conway, right, shows Paul Angulo a pistol at Bullseye Sport gun shop in Riverside. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

States expanded gun rights after Sandy Hook school massacre

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School,…

In this Dec. 9 photo, sales associate Mike Conway, right, shows Paul Angulo a pistol at Bullseye Sport gun shop in Riverside. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)