Is Gun-Maker Liable For Newtown? Court Takes Up The CaseAn attorney is asking the high court to reinstate a wrongful death lawsuit against the Remington Arms Company. He said their AR-15-style firearms are designed as military killing machines and are too dangerous for the public.
Texas Massacre Seized On By Both Sides In Gun DebateGun-rights supporters have seized on the Texas church massacre as proof of the well-worn saying that the best answer to a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun. Gun-control advocates, meanwhile, say the tragedy shows once more that it is too easy to get a weapon in the U.S.
POTUS Trump: Gun Control May Have Caused More DeathsPresident Donald Trump says stricter gun control measures might have led to additional casualties during a mass shooting at a south Texas church.
'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.