If passed, the law would force every town to honour gun laws of the most permissive states for people from those states.
by Joseph Stepansky
US & Canada
by Jurriaan van Eerten
India31 Oct 2016 14:28 GMT
Eight men, suspected of being members of a banned group, shot dead after resisting efforts to return them to jail.
REWIND24 Oct 2016 15:07 GMT
As the new Philippines government takes an uncompromising line on crime, will it finally end rampant gun violence?
Gun control31 Aug 2016 03:50 GMT
Critics worry that new "campus carry" law will cause self-censorship and put students and faculty at risk.
Germany24 Jul 2016 15:02 GMT
Investigators say he likely chose victims at random and are trying to determine how he circumvented strict gun laws.
United States19 Jul 2016 06:37 GMT
In a letter, Omar Mateen said his co-workers taunted him for being Muslim and called him a "potential threat".
US & Canada23 Jun 2016 13:19 GMT
Republican leaders move to shut down 12-hour House floor sit-in by Democrats demanding vote on gun safety legislation.
Politics22 Jun 2016 21:13 GMT
Democrats are refusing to leave the floor of the House of Representatives until gun control legislation is debated.
Opinion22 Jun 2016 11:42 GMT
The gun lobby in the country will lose the debate over guns - but not just yet.
Orlando shooting21 Jun 2016 05:13 GMT
Senate rejects measures by Republicans and Democrats to stem gun violence after worst shooting in modern US history.
US & Canada20 Jun 2016 04:05 GMT
US president's appeal comes less than a week after mass shooting in Orlando gay nightclub that left 49 people dead.
US & Canada17 Jun 2016 11:48 GMT
US Congress urged to make it harder for people to buy weapons like the one used in Sunday's killings in Florida gay bar.
US & Canada16 Jun 2016 15:13 GMT
Senator Chris Murphy says marathon filibuster ended after Republicans agreed on background checks and watch lists vote.
Orlando shooting15 Jun 2016 13:11 GMT
Noor Salman, Omar Mateen's wife, had "some knowledge" of husband's plan to carry out massacre at gay club, reports say.
Gun control14 Jun 2016 11:57 GMT
A snapshot of the deadliest mass shootings in recent years in the US.
Inside Story14 Jun 2016 06:33 GMT
After the Orlando shooting, Obama predictably pushed for gun control but there is little he can do to achieve this.
by Mark Perry
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