WASHINGTON — The nation's largest gun-rights lobby is calling for armed police officers to be posted in every American school to stop the next killer "waiting in the wings."The National Rifle Association broke its silence Friday on last week's shooting rampage at a Connecticu
If you have been listening to the last hour on this radio station or have been tied to the news in any other way, you know why I feel sick and, with an eight year old daughter named Fiona, why I feel scared.And so I retreat for a moment to an innocent time and I am a child and my world is free of de
Governor Pat Quinn is pushing for a ban on assault weapons in Illinois. The governor used his amendatory veto power Tuesday to alter a bill that would have allowed Illinois residents to purchase ammunition and have it shipped to them.
A baggage handler at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport is accused of stealing a gun from a police officer's checked baggage.Abdoulaye Barry of Chicago has been charged with unlawful use of a weapon, aggravated concealment of a weapon, possession of ammunition without a valid firearms owner iden