obama gun control http://wmot.org en Gun Sales Spike in Tenn. Following Connecticut Shooting http://wmot.org/post/gun-sales-spike-tenn-following-connecticut-shooting <p><span style="font-size: 11px;" id="_oneup">NASHVILLE, <font color="red">Tenn</font>. (AP) — It was likely a record weekend for gun sales in Tennessee.</span></p><p><span style="font-size: 11px;" id="_oneup">Tennessee Bureau of Investigation spokeswoman Kristin Helm said in an email that the agency performed 9,772 background checks over Friday, Saturday and Sunday. That's 500 more than the second biggest weekend on record — Black Friday and the two days that followed in November.</span></p> Thu, 20 Dec 2012 15:03:32 +0000 Associated Press & associated 19004 at http://wmot.org