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President Obama, Romney talk gun control

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(CBS) - President Obama wrapped up a four-day road trip Wednesday night with a speech to the National Urban League in New Orleans. There he talked about the need for some gun control. The President addressed the shootings in Colorado and said that AK-47's belong in the hands of soldiers, not criminals. The President is calling for tighter criminal background checks before selling weapons.

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(CBS) - Mitt Romney said there doesn't need to be any new gun control laws. He says gun control laws would not have prevented the shootings in Colorado. Romney will meet with the British Prime Minister today and then attend the Opening Ceremonies of the Olympics tomorrow. He's in London for the start of a European tour.

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