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  • donald trump gun rally
  • Thousands of gun rights supporters rallied outside New York's Capitol Tuesday to call for the repeal of gun control measures championed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, which they intend to use as a rallying cry in the fall elections.
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new york state politics, albany, donald trump, gun control, politics & elections
  • connecticut new gun laws take effect
  • Connecticut State Police are reminding firearms owners that state regulations on long guns will change Tuesday.
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connecticut politics, connecticut news, connecticut, gun control, gun, politics & elections
  • facebook
  • Under pressure from gun control advocates, Facebook agreed Wednesday to delete posts from users selling illegal guns or offering weapons for sale without background checks.
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new york state politics, facebook, gun control, politics & elections, jim hoffer
  • giffords at gun show
  • A smiling Gabrielle Giffords toured rows of tables loaded with rifles and handguns Sunday in her first visit to a gun show since surviving a 2011 shooting, and pleaded afterward for people to come together to stop gun violence.
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gun control, gun violence, northern suburbs news
  • gov. chris christie
  • Gov. Chris Christie has signed a law requiring law enforcement agencies to give the state information about guns that are seized or found abandoned.
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new jersey news, new jersey, chris christie, gun control, new jersey news
  • gunmaker kahr firearms leaving new york
  • A firearms manufacturer in New York, partially blaming the state's new gun control law, said it's moving to Pennsylvania.
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gun, gun control, northern suburbs news
  • new jersey news
  • Over 500 weapons collected during Jersey City's gun buyback program were shredded Saturday morning.
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new jersey, jersey city, gun buy back, gun control, new jersey news
  • guns sold targeting kids
  • Children cannot drive until their 16, cannot drink until their 21, but they can shoot firearms long before then.
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gun, gun control, gun violence, investigations, jim hoffer
  • gun vote
  • A fiery Mayor Bloomberg blasted Senators who voted against new gun control legislation, calling the vote "a disgrace" and adding"children lost."
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gun, gun control, gun violence, politics & elections, kristin thorne
  • gun control bill rejected in senate
  • Kristin Thorne reports on the Senate's rejection of the background check expansion bill
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gun violence, gun, gun control, eyewitness news
  • gun buyback
  • The Bergen County sheriff's office says a two-day gun buyback program netted more than 1,300 firearms and 55,000 rounds of ammunition over the weekened.
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new jersey, bergen county, gun buy back, gun control, new jersey news
  • president barack obama gun control
  • Devin Dwyer reports on partisan bickering over the gun control debate
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gun violence, gun control, gun, newtown school shooting, charles schumer, raymond kelly, eyewitness news
  • gun control debate
  • Lisa Colagrossi reports on a possible breakthrough in the fight over gun control
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gun, gun control, gun violence, newtown school shooting, charles schumer, raymond kelly, eyewitness news
  • long island news
  • A Long Island church hosted a gun buyback program where anyone turning in an assault weapon received $300 cash.
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long island, gun buy back, gun control, assault weapons, amityville, long island news
  • guntrol debate heats up in washington
  • Devin Dwyer reports on the push for gun control in Washington, DC
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  • bloomberg and biden on guns
  • Vice President Joe Biden joined Mayor Bloomberg and families from Newtown Thursday in a renewed call for gun control.
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connecticut, school lockdown, shooting, newtown, newtown school shooting, mass shooting, joe biden, michael bloomberg, gun control, northern suburbs news
  • joe biden gun control newtown
  • Anthony Johnson reports on a new push for change in the wake of the Newtown shootings
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gun control, school lockdown, connecticut, shooting, newtown, newtown school shooting, mass shooting, joe biden, michael bloomberg, eyewitness news
  • gun control law
  • New York's new gun control law now requires federal background checks for private firearms sales.
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new york city, gun control, gun violence, andrew cuomo, new york news
  • long island news
  • A gun buyback event held at a Long Island church brought in 330 firearms.
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long island, uniondale, gun buy back, gun control, long island news
  • New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly says handguns are the main problem on New York City streets when it comes to gun violence.
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  • new jersey news
  • More than 1,000 weapons including sawed-off shotguns were collected during a two-day gun buyback program in New Jersey's capital city of Trenton.
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new jersey, trenton, gun buy back, gun control, new jersey news
  • A gun control group formed in the wake of last month's Newtown massacre is holding a moment of silence in New York City for all victims of gun violence.
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  • A troubling oversight has been found within New York State's sweeping new gun laws.
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new york city, albany, gun control, new york news, jim hoffer
  • eyewitness news new york
  • Reactions from 7 notable people and organizations to President Barack Obama's sweeping proposals to curb gun violence.
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gun control, politics & elections
  • Tahman Bradley reports on the growing gun control debate after the Newtown shootings
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gun control, barack obama, eyewitness news
  • Bloomberg outlined his proposals Monday at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health at a summit on reducing gun violence.
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new york city, gun control, michael bloomberg, new york news
  • Anthony Johnso reports on the future of Sandy Hook Elementary
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connecticut, newtown, newtown school shooting, mass shooting, gun control, eyewitness news
  • Lisa Colagrossi reports on calls for gun control in the wake of the Newtown shootings
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newtown school shooting, gun control, joe biden, eyewitness news
  • Gun control advocates spent Sunday on the Brooklyn Bridge, lining up from borough to borough to call for tighter gun laws.
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  • The gritty urban streets of Brownsville, Brooklyn couldn't be more different than the bucolic Village of Sandy Hook.
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new york city, brooklyn, brownsville, gun control, newtown school shooting, new york news, jim dolan
  • Jim Hoffer investigates whether the shooter's mother should have had guns around her troubled son.
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  • Political reporter Dave Evans with a look at some lawmakers' change of heart.
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  • New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and dozens of shooting survivors and victims' relatives are calling on Congress and President Barack Obama to tighten gun laws and enforcement.
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connecticut, school lockdown, shooting, newtown, newtown school shooting, mass shooting, michael bloomberg, gun control, new york news
  • dicks sporting goods
  • A sporting goods chain says it's suspending sales of modern rifles nationwide because of the school shooting in Connecticut.
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gun control, connecticut, school lockdown, shooting, newtown, newtown school shooting, mass shooting, business
  • One of the victims in the Newtown tragedy died without ever knowing her boyfriend planned to ask her to get married.
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connecticut, school lockdown, shooting, newtown, newtown school shooting, mass shooting, michael bloomberg, gun control, new york news