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.
Rifles And Handguns Lifted From Arlington Gun Store OvernightPolice say it happened around 3:00 a.m. in the 800 block of Avenue H East. When police responded to the burglar alarm, the suspects had already left.
Texas Grocery Giant H-E-B Posts Signs Banning Open Carry Texas supermarket chain H-E-B will not allow customers to openly carry guns in its stores even when the new state law legalizing open carry goes into effect in January.
University Of Texas Could Allow Concealed Handguns In ClassConcealed handguns would be mostly barred from University of Texas dormitories but not from classrooms under recommendations presented to the school president.
Wylie Police Believe Robbery Victims Were TargetedThe suspects left in the victim’s vehicle, a gold 2002 Toyota Siena Minivan with Texas license plate CZV-9147.
NY District Attorney's Policy Barring Guns Prompts DebateAfter a suburban district attorney in New York barred her prosecutors from keeping handguns, even at home, her office said the goal was safety. But the now-changed restriction has touched off some debate.
Police: Texas Tourist Took Loaded Guns To 9/11 MemorialA 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.
Concealed Handguns Coming To College CampusesThe House voted 98-47 to approve a measure that will allow concealed handgun license holders to carry their gun on public college campuses. It now goes to Gov. Greg Abbott's desk.
Bill Allowing Open Carry Of Handguns Clears LegislatureTexas lawmakers have approved licensed open carry of handguns on the streets of the nation's second-most populous state.
Major TX Campus Carry Concession May Allow 'Gun-Free Zones'A contentious bill allowing concealed handguns on college campuses in Texas will likely let schools carve out large gun-free zones, as state lawmakers negotiate final language before Monday's deadline.
Texas House Relaxes Airport Laws For Gun OwnersBring a gun to the airport, don't get arrested? In Texas, a new measure would protect gun owners from being arrested if a licensee is caught in security with a handgun.