A tourist from Texas was arrested over the weekend on charges she was packing two loaded handguns at the September 11 memorial in New York City.
A proposed new rule on Social Security may mean some Americans could be disqualified from buying firearms.
The partial government shutdown affects a number of agencies and services here in DFW.
The state will begin offering permits for game hunters to use silencers on their guns, effective September 1. The rules were adopted in March.