'Murder Insurance' Or Protection In Self-Defense Cases?The National Rifle Association is offering insurance for people who shoot someone, stirring criticism from gun-control advocates who say it could foster more violence.
White House, NRA, Congress Agree On Regulating Bump StocksThe National Rifle Association announced its support Thursday for regulating "bump stocks," devices that can effectively convert semi-automatic rifles into fully automated weapons and that were apparently used in the Las Vegas massacre to lethal effect.
GOP Leader Says NRA-Backed Bill Shelved IndefinitelySpeaker Paul Ryan said there's no plan for the House to act soon on an NRA-backed bill to ease regulations on gun silencers. A House panel had backed the bill last month.
5-Year-Old Boy Shoots Self With Parent's GunA five-year-old boy is recovering after he found a gun at his Fort Worth home and shot himself.
North Texas Legislator: License Shouldn’t Be Required To Carry A GunThe state legislature convenes next week and there may be another battle brewing over gun rights. This time – over whether gun owners should be required to get any license at all to carry.
An Accidental Shooting Kills A Child Every Other DayTexas mom Crystal Mees noticed a lump on her son's head and panicked when she saw the pistol she kept under her bed lying next to him. He had shot himself above the right eye.
Clinton Wins Historic Nomination, Emotional Boost From BillTaking on the role of devoted political spouse, former President Bill Clinton declared his wife Hillary Clinton an impassioned "change-maker," serving as character witness for her on the night she triumphantly became the first woman nominated for president.
Purse Snatcher Shoots Woman 4 Times, Witness Shoots RobberA woman was shot four times by a man who demanded her purse while she was leaving work.
Democrats Continue To Stage Sit-In Over Gun ControlRepublicans attempted to end a virtually unprecedented sit-in on the House floor by Democrats demanding votes on gun control measures. But nearly two dozen Democratic members remained on the floor early Thursday.
Democrats Stage Sit-In On House Floor Over Gun Control Just days after four gun control measures failed to pass in the U.S. Senate, House Democrats are staging their own historic protest on the floor of the lower chamber over firearm safety legislation.
GOP Senator Seeks Bipartisan Support For Gun DealSen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, was discussing her plan with GOP leaders and said she expected the Senate to vote on her proposal.
Gun Owners Fear Restrictive Laws Will Eventually Limit RightsGun owners and gun vendors watched nervously as four separate hastily introduced gun control proposals went up before lawmakers in Congress Monday evening after last weeks deadly shooting in Orlando.