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Obama makes gun law a priority

President Barack Obama hopes to get new US gun control measures passed during the first year of his second term after saying the country is 'failing' to protect its children.

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National Football League to pay tribute to shooting victims

The National Football League has asked all home teams to observe a moment silence for the victims of the Connecticut school shooting prior to the opening kick off this weekend, according to the NFL website.

The New York Giants will wear a decal on their helmets in memory of the victims, wearing the initials S.H.E.S. (Sandy Hook Elementary School) on the back of their helmets.

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