Authorities are continuing their investigation into a school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, the day after a heavily armed gunman killed 26 people. The shooting has spurred new discussion of gun control in the US.
Connecticut lawmakers have approved a new gun-control bill in response to December's school shooting that left 20 children and six adults dead. The bill bans the sale of high-capacity gun clips, among other regulations.
The state of Connecticut has signed in one of the toughest gun laws in the US after it became the scene of a school shooting that left 20 children dead. The bill bans high-capacity gun clips, among other regulations.
Words alone are not enough. The US president has to live up to his promise to act after the school shooting tragedy, says DW's Christina Bergmann.
In the aftermath of the Sandy Hook massacre, the White House and the NRA are set for a bitter confrontation over gun control. Although the NRA wields considerable influence, gun control initiatives are gaining momentum.
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