In Kentucky, USA, two people have been shot in a car park of a college. The killings came a day before President Barack Obama is expected to unveil wide-ranging plans aimed at curbing gun violence. His proposals could echo measures which New York state voted on Tuesday to introduce. They are considered the toughest in the country and include a wider ban on assault weapons.
“Let’s stop glorifying violence, guns and those who use them. All I hear today is ‘We need to have these weapons to defend ourselves.’ Well, we are not going to be invaded by an army,” said Thomas Abinanti a New York State Assembly member