Report: FBI warned gun shop owners about hunting license loophole six months before attack
We are learning more about the gun used to kill three sailors and injure eight others. The FBI says the killer got the gun legally from a licensed federal firearm
Alabama could decide whether to ban sale of vape products by end of the week
The Alabama Department of Public Health is investigating 16 cases of probable vape-related illness. The state has yet to confirm any of these cases, but the ADPH could release recommendations on whether to ban the sale of vape products by the end of the week. Vape shop owners are fighting this. They argue Alabama does not have a vaping issue and say the problem is convenience stores that sell to minors and illegal THC cartridges hitting the black market.
Judge rules Deerfield can’t ban assault weapons
DEERFIELD, Ill. — A Lake County judge has ruled that the Chicago suburb of Deerfield can't enact a ban on assault weapons. A judge ruled Deerfield had overstepped its authority when it enacted the ban last year. The Deerfield board had imposed the ban on weapons such as the AR-15, which has been used in mass shootings. The ordinance allowed fines of up to $1,000 a day.
Why some gun owners oppose a bill to make hearing aids more affordable
A proposal designed to make hearing aids more affordable has generated resistance from an unlikely quarter: gun owners.
At the only gun shop in Thousand Oaks, fearful residents decide it's time to buy a gun
Gun owners stock up on ammunition before California law changes
Customers are flocking to buy ammunition before a new California gun law goes into effect.
Dog shoots man: German court rules owner not fit for gun license
A German court has ruled that a dog owner isn't fit to carry a firearms license after his dog shot him with a rifle.
Share what you think about gun legislation in Virginia
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Virginia Crime Commission is asking the public for comments about gun legislation. This comes after the Republican-led General Assembly adjourned the July 9 special…
Young girl gives money, heartwarming note to doughnut shop owner whose tips were stolen
ALVIN, Texas -- The owner of a popular doughnut shop in Texas received a heartwarming note of encouragement from a young girl after surveillance video caught a woman stealing money from the store's tip jar. On Nov. 10, Daylight Donuts owner Andy Chhong shared the recording of the alleged thief on Facebook. Hoping to at least find the person who stole from his business, he received much more than he bargained for, according to KTRK.
What customers do for doughnut shop owner with sick wife will make your day
Why one gun owner decided to finally join the NRA
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Mom of Utah shooting victim: Gun owner should be prosecuted
The mother of a University of Utah track athlete who was fatally shot by a sex offender parolee she had briefly dated says the person who loaned him the gun
Virginia Doctor Gunned Down With Tour Guide While on Vacation in Belize
A Virginia doctor was gunned down with his tour guide while on vacation in Belize, according to local authorities. Gary Swank was visiting the Central American country with his family. He had been on a fishing boat with local guide Mario Graniel when they were both shot dead, Belize Police Commissioner Chester Williams said in a press conference Monday recorded by the San Pedro Sun newspaper.
Gun owners nationwide must throw away their bump stocks by Tuesday
Gun owners had 90 days to throw away or destroy their bump stocks, and Tuesday is the deadline.
Woman accused of assaulting 'Top Gun' actress gets May trial date
A trial date has been set in the assault case involving actress Kelly McGillis.Laurence Dorn is accused of breaking into McGillis' home in June 2016 and assaulting the Top Gun actress.In court on Monday, her attorney asked the trial be moved back to give h
The Effects of Bans on the Sale of Assault Weapons and High-Capacity Magazines
The term assault weapon is controversial. In state and federal gun laws, it generally refers to specific semiautomatic firearm models that are designed to fire a high volume of ammunition in a controlled way or to firearms that have specified design features, such as folding stocks or pistol grips (Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence, undated-a).  Those in the gun industry refer to many…
Mall orders Virginia shoppers to ‘remove hoods’ before entering
The poster was put in place by mall management to enforce their dress code policy regarding hoodies.
How social media users get around Facebook's ban on gun sales
It's against Facebook's policy to post weapons, ammunition, or explosives for sale, but that's not stopping these prohibited items from being sold, the Troubleshooter reports.
The bump stock ban is just days away; what will owners do?
Bump stocks -- the attachment used by the killer during the 2017 Las Vegas massacre to make his weapons fire rapidly like machine guns -- will become illegal in the U. S. next week. It's the only major gun restriction imposed by the federal government in the past few years. Owners of the devices are anxiously watching the legal wrangling and wondering what to do. Their options are to destroy the devices, turn them over to federal authorities or risk getting caught and…
Gun shop owner wonders how teen killed by police ended up in Pa., stealing weapons
As the investigation continues into the burglary at Horseshoe Pike Gun Shop, questions remain regarding the motive of the suspect, who was shot and killed by police.