Nika Knight, staff writer
In a failure reminiscent of previous attempts to tighten gun laws following a mass shooting, the U.S. Senate on Monday night roundly rejected four measures to enact stricter gun control laws in the wake of last week's massacre in Orlando, Florida. "Democrats and Republicans had put forth competing amendments to both strengthen background checks...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
U.S. President Barack Obama met with attorney general Loretta Lynch on Monday to discuss potential executive actions for gun control. (Photo: Reuters)
Violence prevention groups are demanding that U.S. President Barack Obama 'put...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
On the eve of the 2014 midterm elections, voters in Washington state appear...


Blood on America's tracks, and more evidence it leads right to grisly profits. To wit: The NRA paid nine lawmakers over $22 million to leave them alone; gun manufacturers admit Newtown's small bodies and other slaughters have helped gun sales and profits - cue a cursory “obviously we are all shocked” but they “respond to market pressures” - and now the Shopping Channel's new Gun TV will sell more. But not to worry: Every hour of hawking guns will include three minutes of safety training.

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