America was on Saturday night edging towards a deal that would avoid triggering a barrage of tax rises and spending cuts.
The killings in Newtown, Connecticut galvanized citizens in Los Angeles. More than 100 guns of all types, some automatic and other assault weapons like the one used by Adam Lanza, were turned in by their owners to the city police. The guns were taken in exchange for gift cards of $100 and $200 to be used at the [Read more]
The incident that happened on Friday Dec. 14 at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut has reactivated the U.S. debate about the necessity of passing gun control laws. The shooter, as in the majority of the cases, committed suicide, but the weapons were from his home and the gun license was in his [Read more]
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In a recent PBS interview, the U.S. secretary of homeland security said that there exists a great possibility that, finally, Congress will decide to pass comprehensive immigration reform to fix the dysfunctional national system. She indicated that once an agreement is reached on the manner of reducing the budget [Read more]
President says talks 'good and constructive' but if deal cannot be struck by Sunday Senate will have to vote on fallback proposal