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Former Arizona U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Tucson, blows kisses to the media, waves, and says "it was wonderful" as she briefly describes her skydiving experience as the SUV she was in drives past media cameras Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, in Eloy, Ariz., marking the three year anniversary after she was shot in a mass shooting in Tucson, Ariz., during one of her political events.  According to her Facebook page, she did the tandem  skydive jump with her friend, former Navy SEAL Jimmy Hatch. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Giffords completes skydive on shooting anniversary

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — In the three years since she was severely injured in a mass shooting at a political event, Gabrielle Giffords has made an impressive recovery, learned to walk again and founded a […]

01/08/2014

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, left, leads the Pledge of Allegiance accompanied by her husband, former astronaut Mark Kelly, at the start of a one year memorial vigil for the victims and survivors of the shooting that wounded Giffords, 12 others and killed six in this Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012 file photo taken in Tucson, Ariz. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)

Giffords to mark shooting anniversary by skydiving

PHOENIX (AP) — In the three years since she was severely injured in a mass shooting at a political event, Gabrielle Giffords made an impressive recovery, learned to walk again and founded a national political […]

01/08/2014

Gabrielle Giffords

Giffords receives Profile in Courage award

BOSTON (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords received the 2013 Profile in Courage award at the John F. Kennedy Library on Sunday in recognition of the political, personal, and physical courage she has demonstrated […]

05/06/2013

Astronaut Mark Kelly (AP Photo)

Giffords’ husband pulls dog off sea lion in SoCal

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The daughter of former astronaut Mark Kelly was walking her dog Shiner on Goff Island Beach when the dog bolted, ripping the leash from her hand and fatally attacking a beached baby sea lion.

03/26/2013

Gabrielle Giffords, former Democratic Representative, and her husband, astronaut Mark Kelly.

Mark Kelly testifies for Colo. gun control bill

DENVER (AP) — The battle over new firearm restrictions intensified in Colorado as hundreds of gun advocates filled the state Capitol, while the husband of former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords urged lawmakers to pass universal background checks.

03/04/2013

Gabrielle Giffords

White House says Obama to meet with Giffords

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is following up her dramatic appeal for gun control on Capitol Hill with a visit to the White House. WATCH videos of her and husband Mark Kelly.

01/30/2013

Gabrielle Giffords, former Democratic Representative, and her husband, astronaut Mark Kelly.

Giffords, Kelly launch gun control initiative

PHOENIX (AP) – Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband launched an initiative aimed at curbing gun violence on Tuesday, the second anniversary of the Tucson shooting that killed six people and left her critically injured.

01/08/2013

Giffords, Kelly to attend Loughner sentencing

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The 24-year-old man who pleaded guilty to the deadly Arizona shooting rampage at a political meeting last year is likely to come face to face in court Thursday with some survivors […]

11/08/2012

Endeavour is on the way

HOUSTON (AP) – The space shuttle Endeavour took off atop a modified transport plane from Houston today on its journey to retirement in Southern California, where it will be put on permanent display in a […]

09/20/2012

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