Students spearhead largest-ever US protest for gun control
Florida high school student Aalayah Eastmond will join a massive crowd of Americans -- expected to number in the hundreds of thousands -- taking part in nationwide protests for gun control on Saturday.
Trump stuns by embracing gun control as Florida students return to class
President Donald Trump has surprised lawmakers by embracing gun control measures that are tougher than usually supported by his party, as students returned to the site of America's latest horrific school shooting.
Trump backs improved background checks on gun buys, says White House
US President Donald Trump signaled support Monday for a bipartisan effort to improve a national system of background checks for gun purchases in the wake of the Florida school shooting.
Florida students to march on Washington in call for gun reform
Students who survived a mass shooting at their Florida school on Sunday announced plans to march on Washington in a bid to "shame" politicians into reforming laws that make firearms readily available.
Republicans freeze as Democrats demand action on gun violence
"It's too early" since the massacre to address gun control, one Senate Republican warned. "I really don't know" what would work, admitted another. "It's hard to prevent anything," shrugged a third.