Seeking A High-Tech Solution To Make Firearms SaferGun pioneers are spending more and more time working to develop — and someday bring to the market — a firearm that the wrong person cannot fire. It is intended to work without fail in the hands of its owner in a life-or-death situation.
Former Ellis County Lieutenant Accused Of Stealing GunsAuthorities earlier this month arrested a former lieutenant with the Ellis County Sheriff's Office and charged him with property theft. It is now known what Phillip Slaughter is accused of taking.
Texas A&M Proposes Rules Allowing Guns In ClassroomsTexas A&M administrators have made their campus carry recommendations to system regents, recommending that licensed concealed firearms may be carried into campus classrooms and college-owned housing.
Teen Points BB Gun At Arlington OfficerReal crimes—committed with fake guns. It’s a situation that Arlington Police say is happening with more frequency. And it’s one that just this week could have cost a 15-year-old his life.
Teen Points Realistic-Looking BB Gun At Arlington OfficerChief Will Johnson with the Arlington PD posted on Twitter that a 15-year-old boy walked up to an officer in a squad car and pulled out what looked like a real gun. It was actually a BB gun, but shaped to appear like a handgun.
Weapons Lifted In Arlington Smash N' GrabFederal and local law enforcement are trying to recover 32 handguns, nine rifles and two shotguns that were stolen after a break-in at an Arlington gun shop.
Woman Shot After Attempted Home Invasion Next DoorA woman was shot in her bed, during an attempted home invasion at her neighbor’s apartment on Monday night.
Texas Private Colleges Are Saying No To Guns On CampusMore than 20 private schools have said they won't lift their gun bans when the law takes effect this August, including the state's largest private universities that have religious affiliations and often align with the type of conservative values espoused by the politicians behind the law.
University Of Texas To Allow Guns In ClassroomsThe University of Texas will allow concealed handgun license holders to carry their guns into the classroom.
UT President Begrudgingly Approves Campus Gun RulesConcealed handguns will be allowed in the University of Texas classrooms, but generally banned from dorms under rules begrudgingly approved Wednesday by the school's president, whose hand was forced by a new state law.
Baylor Bans Concealed Handguns On CampusBaylor University president Ken Starr said that the Southern Baptist school will not allow concealed handgun license holders to bring their weapons onto the Waco campus. Baylor announced the school's position on Tuesday.
Cruz Only Recently Joined Gun Rights FightRecords suggest that Sen. Ted Cruz's passion for defending the Second Amendment emerged relatively recently in his life, coinciding with his ascent in Republican circles in Texas.