A little mother-daughter time on a sunny Tuesday.
U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey took to the floor of the Senate Wednesday afternoon to defend his scaled back bill to require background checks of some, but not all, gun purchases.
A Senate aide and a lobbyist say two senators have struck a bipartisan deal on expanding background checks to more firearms purchases. The agreement could build support for President Barack Obama’s drive to curb gun violence.
After months of stalemate in Congress, the Washington rumor mill is swirling that a possible deal is in the works between two pro-gun senators — Democratic Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia and Republican Senator Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania.
Schools across the nation should train selected staff members to carry weapons and should each have at least one armed security officer to make students safer and allow a quicker response to an attack, the director of a National Rifle Association-sponsored study said Tuesday.
It’s been one year since terror struck at Pittsburgh’s Western Psychiatric Institute when a gunman opened fire. Out of that tragedy, many questions arose. Why did this happen? And could it be prevented from happening again?
When President Obama made a sweeping endorsement for gun restrictions his words rang out like gunfire for some, many believing they would be left unarmed or unable to buy guns or ammunition.
In a dramatic effort to show his support for the Second Amendment, the Pittsburgh Tactical Firearms store gave away an assault weapon with ammunition.
The White House has released a photo of President Barack Obama firing a gun, two days before he heads to Minnesota to discuss gun control.
Firearms dealers began to unload their wares Friday afternoon at the Monroeville Convention Center, site of one of the largest local gun shows this weekend.
It was another packed show on the Wednesday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News. Here are some of the highlight’s in case you missed anything.
Dr. Edward Rhymes, author of “When Racism Is Law & Prejudice Is Policy” joined The Chris Moore Show to discuss the state of America and some of the most hotly-debated current issues.
The Executive Director of CeaseFire PA, Shira Goodman, spoke with KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino about the new gun control legislation proposed by Democratic senators on Thursday.
Record breaking numbers of people are purchasing guns in the wake of the proposed assault weapons ban, especially locally.
KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte discussed the polarizing issue of gun control with four local political experts.