White House: President Supports Improving Gun Background ChecksThe White House says President Donald Trump supports efforts to improve the federal gun background check system after a school shooting in Florida that left 17 dead.
Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway Says "We Have Got To Take On The NRA"The NRA is scheduled to hold their annual meetings in Dallas this May, but Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway is now calling for the group to stay away and work with elected officials on gun laws.
School Shooting Suspect Was On NRA-Supported Target Rifle TeamThe troubled teen authorities say killed 17 people at a Florida high school excelled in an air-rifle marksmanship program supported by a grant from the National Rifle Association Foundation.
Why The AR-15 Is The Weapon Of Choice For Mass ShootersPolice say the suspect in Wednesday's deadly school shooting in Florida used an AR-15 style rifle. That's the same weapon used in last year's shooting at a church in Sutherland Spring that left 26 people dead.
Cities And States Take The Lead On Banning Bump StocksWith the push to ban bump stocks stalled at the federal level, a handful of states and some cities are moving ahead with bans of their own.
House Panel To Weigh Bill Expanding Gun RightsThe Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote Wednesday on a National Rifle Association-supported bill that would allow a gun owner with a state-issued concealed carry permit to carry a handgun in any state that allows concealed weapons.
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.
'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.
Gun-Control Group Sues 'Bump Stock' Makers, SellersOne of the nation's leading gun-control groups has filed a lawsuit against the makers and sellers of "bump stocks."
NRA Opposes Full Ban On 'Bump Stocks' Used By Vegas GunmanThe National Rifle Association is opposing a ban on "bump stocks" like the device used by the Las Vegas gunman to turn semi-automatic weapons into rapid-fire guns, stressing its support for more limited regulations.
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.