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Gabrielle Giffords Shootings

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Forecast
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz) receives a standing ovation from members of Congress on Tuesday, a day before handing in her resignation to focus on her recovery.

What's next for Gabrielle Giffords?

The Arizona Democrat formally resigns from Congress, vowing she "will recover and will return." But return to where?

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Best Video
"Thank you for your prayers and for giving me time to recover," says Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) in a YouTube video. "I have more work to do on my recovery. To do what is best for Arizona, I will step down this week."

Gabrielle Giffords' 'bittersweet' resignation video

The recovering — but still shaky — Arizona Democrat announces that she's stepping down from Congress, but that, one day, she will return

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Burning Question
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) smiled after reciting the Pledge of Allegiance at a memorial service Sunday that marked the anniversary of last year's deadly Tucson shooting.

Tucson shootings: One year later, has America learned anything?

The deadly rampage left six people dead, and nearly killed Rep. Gabrielle Giffords. Now, the tragedy's anniversary is prompting a fresh round of soul-searching

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Opinion Brief
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.), in her first interview since being shot in the head in January, clearly knows what she wants to say, but sometimes struggles to find the words.

Gabby Giffords speaks: Her 'brave' first interview

Alongside her husband, the still-recovering congresswoman talks and smiles through an ABC interview. How did she do?

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Opinion Brief
A January gun show in Pima County, Ariz.: The local Republican Party is facing fierce criticism for its plan to raffle off a Glock handgun similar to the one Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was shot with in January.

Arizona Republicans' 'tone deaf' gun raffle

The local GOP in Gabrielle Giffords' district plans to raffle off a Glock semi-automatic pistol — the same type of gun Giffords was shot with in January

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Opinion Brief
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) returned to the House floor Monday night to cast her "yes" vote on the debt-ceiling bill.

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' emotional return to Congress

The Arizona Democrat shocked the nation by walking into the House Monday night. And for a brief moment, a bitterly-divided Congress could agree on something

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Timeline
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who recently asked for "toast" for breakfast, is "speaking more and more," according to her spokesperson.

Gabrielle Giffords' miraculous recovery: A timeline

The Arizona congresswoman has made incredible progress since being shot in the head on January 8. Here's a concise look back at how far she's come

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Photos
In the first clear, publicly-released photos of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords since she survived a near-fatal January shooting, the Arizona Democrat is all smiles.

The 'vibrant and happy' Gabrielle Giffords photos

Giffords' staff releases the first clear photos of her since the Jan. 8 Tucson shooting nearly took her life. What do these pictures tell us about her recovery?

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Instant Guide
Jared Loughner, who is accused of shooting Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, was found mentally incompetent to stand trial after lengthy expert analysis, and a public outburst in court.

Jared Loughner 'mentally unfit' for trial: What happens now?

The accused Tucson gunman appeared "disturbed" and "delusional" in court Wednesday, raising questions about the prosecution's ability to seek justice

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Opinion Brief
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) speaks to constituents moments before the January shooting: "Law & Order: L.A."  will air a fictional episode based on the deadly incident.

'Law and Order' takes on the Giffords shooting: Too soon?

The NBC franchise always take inspiration from real events. But should they have waited longer before doing an episode on such a devastating national tragedy?

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Opinion Brief
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords had reportedly expressed interest in the junior Arizona Senate seat before the Tuscon shootings and some say she should have the right of first refusal.

Gabrielle Giffords for Senate in 2012?

Some Democrats have a dream candidate in mind to succeed Sen. Jon Kyl. Does it matter that she's recovering from a gunshot wound to the head?

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Opinion Brief
Mark Kelly may be leaving Gabrielle Giffords' side, but the astronaut says his wife would approve and may be well enough to attend the April launch.

Should Gabrielle Giffords' husband cancel his space flight?

Astronaut Mark Kelly will command his upcoming space mission as planned, and says his injured wife would be "very comfortable" with his choice. Others question his decision

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Opinion Brief
Gabrielle Giffords praises her iPad in the interview, indirectly promoting The Daily, an iPad-only newspaper.

The Daily's 'tasteless' Gabrielle Giffords interview

Rupert Murdoch's iPad-only newspaper stirs controversy by featuring footage of Rep. Giffords, filmed before she was shot, talking about... her iPad

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : In-depth briefing
Jared Loughner (right), shown here in a Federal court room sketch with his attorney, reportedly shows signs of schizophrenia.

Jared Loughner's separate reality

What do experts mean when they say Tucson shooter Jared Loughner shows symptoms of schizophrenia? A guide to this complex disorder

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Opinion Brief
Jared Loughner (left) was initially indicted for attempted murder; potential first-degree murder charges are still pending.

Arizona shootings: Should prosecutors seek the death penalty?

Federal lawyers must decide whether to seek capital punishment for alleged shooter Jared Lee Loughner if he's convicted

Gabrielle Giffords Shootings : Instant Guide
Gabrielle Giffords has made "inspiring" progress since an assassin's bullet passed through her left brain on January 8.

Will Gabrielle Giffords ever speak again?

The Arizona congresswoman can now stand (with assistance) and even scroll through an iPad. Though her recovery to date has been "miraculous," she still faces formidable odds

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