President's to-do list includes memos, orders

Major Garrett, CBS News Chief White House Correspondent

Wednesday - 01/16/2013, 09:05pm EST


President faces tough fight on Capitol Hill

Rachel Smolkin, Deputy Managing Editor of POLITICO

Wednesday - 01/16/2013, 09:03pm EST


President can shape opinion on gun reform legislation

Howard Fineman, Senior Political Editor for the Huffington Post and a Political Analyst for MSNBC

Wednesday - 01/16/2013, 08:50pm EST


PTA to hold forum on school safety in Montgomery County

Parents, teachers and public safety officials will meet Wednesday night to discuss school safety at Montgomery County schools.

Wednesday - 01/16/2013, 03:10pm EST

Newtown, Conn., parents ask for police in schools

Some parents in Newtown, Conn., are urging local education officials to consider stationing police at all town schools as they put together their budget proposal.

Wednesday - 01/16/2013, 10:28am EST

The steps Obama can take to address gun violence

Reid Epstein, White House Reporter for POLITICO

Tuesday - 01/15/2013, 08:54pm EST


Conn. group starts anti-violence effort

Parents of children slain in the Connecticut school massacre called for a national dialogue to help prevent similar tragedies as New York moved to become the first to state to pass stricter gun control laws and politicians worked to confront gun violence.

Tuesday - 01/15/2013, 03:16am EST

Md. state fairgrounds plays host to gun show

More than 30,000 people are expected to attend a gun show at the Maryland State Fairgrounds this weekend.

Saturday - 01/12/2013, 06:44pm EST

How bad are violent video games for your kids?

Brad Bushman, professor of communication and psychology and Ohio State University

Friday - 01/11/2013, 08:46pm EST


NBC host violated D.C. law, won't face charges

The District's attorney general announced Friday that NBC journalist David Gregory won't be charged for illegally displaying a high-capacity gun magazine on his show "Meet the Press," citing Gregory's lack of criminal history and his First Amendment right to debate public policy.

Friday - 01/11/2013, 06:45pm EST

President would consider executive action on gun control

Josh Gerstein, White House Reporter for POLITICO

Wednesday - 01/09/2013, 09:00pm EST


Biden pledges urgent Obama action on gun control

Vice President Joe Biden vowed urgent action against gun violence in America Wednesday, pledging steps by the Obama administration that he said could "take thousands of people out of harm's way" and improve the safety of millions more.

Wednesday - 01/09/2013, 05:32pm EST

Virginia school safety task force members named

Gov. Bob McDonnell on Wednesday named the members of a newly created panel tasked with reviewing school policies and procedures, as well as funding and resource challenges, to ensure the safety of students and educators in their classrooms.

Wednesday - 01/09/2013, 04:52pm EST

Radio station pulls song deemed insensitive to Newtown shooting victims

A Point of Rocks man says a song played several times recently by a local radio station is insensitive to the victims of the recent shooting in Newtown, Conn.

Wednesday - 01/09/2013, 10:00am EST

Newtown tragedy prompts Stafford to increase school security

Stafford County students returning to school Wednesday will see more sheriff's deputies in the hallways.

Wednesday - 01/02/2013, 06:07am EST

Maryland schools answer snowflake call for Sandy Hook students

Sandy Hook Elementary School students will return to a new school after winter break. To help make it a welcoming environment, the Connecticut PTSA is asking for paper snowflakes that volunteers will string throughout the school.

Monday - 12/31/2012, 01:41pm EST

National Cathedral debuts 20 angels

Twenty angel statues are now on display at the National Cathedral in honor of the 20 children killed in the Newtown, Conn. shootings.

Tuesday - 12/25/2012, 07:39am EST

Lawmakers look to restrict gun magazine capacity

Lawmakers from both parties voiced their willingness Sunday to pursue some changes to the nation's gun laws, but adamant opposition from the National Rifle Association has made clear than any such effort will face significant obstacles.

Monday - 12/24/2012, 03:27am EST

Lives remembered at string of Conn. services

The community of Newtown, Conn., is wrapping up funerals and memorial services for the 26 children and adults killed on Dec. 14 at an elementary school. A look at services held Saturday:

Saturday - 12/22/2012, 08:43pm EST

Anne Arundel schools report mass absences

Anne Arundel County public schools reported mass absences Friday following rumors of a school shooting and in the wake of the Newtown massacre.

Saturday - 12/22/2012, 03:20pm EST
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