Fort Hood

Sgt. Timothy Owens, 37, was among those killed in the latest Forth Hood shooting. (Courtesy: Effingham Daily News)

One Fort Hood Victim Was Illinois Sergeant

Family members identified the victim as U.S. Army Sgt. Timothy Owens, a native of Effingham, Ill.

04/03/2014

Walter Jacobson

Walter’s Perspective: Time For Candidates To Talk About Gun Violence

Excuse me, you two princes of politics, Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. I’m sorry to bother you, but there is something in America more important than you being elected, and we need to hear from you about it.

CBS 2–07/24/2012

The Century 16 movie theatre is seen where a gunman opened fire on movie goers during an early morning screening of the new Batman movie, "The Dark Knight Rises" July 20, 2012 in Aurora, Colorado. Twelve people were killed and more than 50 others injured. (Photo by Thomas Cooper/Getty Images)

Quigley: It’s Time For Congress To Debate Gun Control

With the Colorodo movie theater shooting massacre still fresh on the minds of the public and elected officials, U.S. Rep. Mike Quigley (D-Ill.) was urging lawmakers on Tuesday to have a serious discussion about possible new gun control laws.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2012