Gun Hearing Airs Issues, Disagreements On Solutions

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Polling Firm Gallup Lands In Legal Hot Water

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President Obama "strongly but respectfully disagrees with the ruling" on recess appointments by a federal appeals court, says White House spokesman Jay Carney. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Court Ruling Upsets Conventional Wisdom On Recess Appointments

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New White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough (left), at Friday's announcement. Behind the president: outgoing Chief of Staff Jacob "Jack" Lew, who has been nominated to be Treasury secretary. Jewel Samad /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., speaks at a news conference Thursday announcing her plan to introduce a bill to ban assault weapons and high-capacity magazines. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Sponsors Of Assault Weapons Ban Hope Newtown Shooting Changes Minds

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Rape Survivors: D.C. Police 'Downplay' Their Attacks

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Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., voted to allow guns in national parks and on Amtrak trains, but rejects suggestions that he'll slow-walk gun control efforts through Congress. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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A Gun Owner From The Left, Sen. Leahy Leads The Debate

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Did Prosecutors Go Too Far In Swartz Case?

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Handgun barrels on the assembly line of Hi-Point Firearms in Mansfield, Ohio. Gus Chan/The Plain Dealer /Landov hide caption

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Lack Of Up-To-Date Research Complicates Gun Debate

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Chicago's Gun Ban Fails To Prevent Murders

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The Transocean Discoverer Enterprise drill ship collects oil from the site of the Deepwater Horizon oil well as workers try to stem the flow of the spill in the Gulf of Mexico, June 12, 2010. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Transocean To Pay $1.4 Billion In Gulf Oil Spill Settlement

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Assistant U.S. Attorney General Lanny Breuer announces a nearly $2 billion money laundering settlement with British bank HSBC on Dec. 11 in New York City. Ramin Talaie/Getty Images hide caption

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Justice Wants Banks To Be Quasi Cops

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