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Gun safety overshadows Labor Day campaign kickoff for Dems

As the Democratic presidential candidates fanned out across early contest states Monday, the traditional Labor Day kickoff to the fall campaign was overshadowed by their frustration about the congressional deadlock over gun safety laws after yet another deadly mass shooting over the weekend.

GOP senator outlines obstacles gun control efforts face in Senate

Two weeks after two mass shootings occurred in less than 24 hours, Congress and the White House have not moved closer to passing any kind of gun legislation to address what many are calling a crisis, and some Republican senators, including Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, don't think any new gun legislation is likely to pass.

O'Rourke details plan to curb gun violence, white nationalism

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke is calling for the creation of a national gun registry, a nationwide gun licensing system and the mandatory buyback of assault-style rifles as part of his plan to curb gun violence and the rise of white nationalism.

Lawmakers skeptical anything on gun control could pass Congress

Skepticism abounds that any measure significantly changing the nation's laws related to gun control will gain enough Republican support in the Senate to pass, coming a week after President Donald Trump's tours of Dayton and El Paso. But Trump's aides and congressional officials have begun early stage talks on some possible responses.

Elizabeth Warren outlines sweeping new gun control plans

Sen. Elizabeth Warren has unveiled a comprehensive plan to reduce gun violence by enacting a suite of new restrictions on buyers, cracking down on sellers and breaking "the (National Rifle Association's) stranglehold on Congress

Trump mulls options in the wake of 2 mass shootings

As President Donald Trump weighs legislative and executive options to address gun violence in the US, his own instinct to expand background checks is butting up against intense pressure from gun rights advocates, who are pressuring him that such a move would harm him politically.

Google, Amazon remove gun-related shopping results

Days after a pair of deadly mass shootings that killed more than 30 people, Google and Amazon acknowledged Tuesday that their shopping platforms had recently hosted offers for firearms-related products in violation of their own company policies.

What would happen if Walmart stopped selling guns

Walmart is one of the largest sellers of guns and ammunition in the world. In the wake of Saturday's horrific mass shooting at one of its stores in El Paso, Texas, gun control advocates are renewing calls for the retailer to stop selling weapons.

Gilroy festival shooting: What we know about suspect

Santino William Legan looked like an "average guy," said witness Julissa Contreras. He appeared older than his 19 years, but he didn't seem angry as he opened fire on innocent people at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in Northern California.

Gilroy assault-style rifle illegal to sell in Calif.

An AK-47 style rifle legally purchased in Nevada and used to attack people at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in northern California couldn't have been purchased legally in California, state Attorney General Xavier Becerra said Monday.