AP News Minute

AP NewsMinute
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Just over three months after the school massacre in Newtown, Connecticut lawmakers have approved sweeping new limits. One provision calls for the creation of the nation’s first dangerous weapon offender registry. The bipartisan legislation cleared Connecticut…
Alabama Boy Doing Well; AP News Minute
MIDLAND CITY, Ala. (AP) — After six days of captivity in an underground bunker with a man described by his neighbors as menacing, a 5-year-old boy is recovering in a nearby Alabama hospital while residents of Midland City speak of prayers being answered. Police say the boy appears to be fine.…