Already a gun-friendly state, Texas is taking steps to be even cozier for concealed handgun license holders, through a slate of gun-related laws taking effect on Sunday.
Three people in their 20s were shot and killed, according to Dallas police, in the Oak Lawn area on Sunday morning.
You wouldn’t put a gun in the hands of a criminal. But an ATF expert says that’s exactly what happens when a gun store allows a straw purchase.
The “not guilty” verdict in the George Zimmerman murder in Florida case has national some groups calling for review of so-called “Stand Your Ground” laws.
The gun rush hasn’t been limited to just buying. Over the last eight months, the ATF has licensed more people to sell guns in Texas, than in any other state. Hundreds more are waiting for agency approval.
In the first six months of this year, Transportation Security Administration screeners found 894 guns on passengers or in their carry-on bags. That’s a 30 percent increase over the same period last year.
Guns, ammunition, and several law enforcement badges are among the items found in the home of a man accused of killing a Hico deputy and wounding a Granbury police officer.
Gov. Rick Perry is courting Connecticut gun manufacturers. Perry spent time Monday shooting at a firing range, touring plants and meeting privately with company owners.
Concealed handgun license holders in Texas would be allowed to carry a revolver or semi-automatic pistol, regardless of what they trained with on the shooting range under a bill advancing in the Texas Legislature.
Guns are banned on most public and private college campuses in Texas right now. But one signature from the governor could change that.
Denton police are looking for three men who burglarized a jewelry store late Saturday morning. One of the armed men controlled employees from resisting while the other suspect smashed display cases and pocketed the jewelry.
The National Rifle Association held their annual meeting in Houston today. This year’s theme is “Stand and Fight,” and some politicians in attendance had plenty to say about it.