(Advertisement)

In the news

Posted: February 1, 2013 at 5:19 a.m.

Vice President Joe Biden said after a meeting with Senate Democrats that while curbing guns won’t ensure an end to mass slayings, it will reduce firearm deaths, adding that lawmakers can take steps “that have virtually zero impact on your Second Amendment right to own a weapon for both self defense and recreation but can save some lives.”

This story is only available from our archives.

Front Section, Pages 1 on 02/01/2013

(Advertisement)



« Previous Story

Panel tangles with Hagel at confirmation hear...

Chuck Hagel clashed with Republican Sen. John McCain on Thursday over the 2007 U.S. troop surge in Iraq, with the nominee for defense secretary refusing to say whether the ... Read »

Next Story »

Names and faces

Despite having a big year in music, Nicki Minaj didn’t receive any Grammy nominations. Not a problem, she said. “I’ve gotten tons of awards and I believe when it’s my time ... Read »