During The COVID-19 Pandemic Some Question, 'Are Gun Shops Really Essential Businesses?'In recent weeks, firearm sales have skyrocketed. Background checks — the key barometer of gun sales — already were at record numbers in January and February.
Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Against Federal Bump Stock BanToday the Supreme Court turned away an appeal from gun rights groups and left a federal ban against bump stocks in place.
Texas Liberals Hope To Ride Same Wave Of Success As Bernie SandersBernie Sanders Campaign 2020 success is emboldening a crop of insurgent challengers on the left in Texas.
NRA Board To Gather For Meeting At Crucial Time For Gun DebateWith the country at a critical juncture in the gun debate, a normal routine meeting of the National Rifle Association has taken on greater significance as its board of directors gathers near the nation's capital this week.
Sister Of Midland-Odessa Shooting Victim Pleads For Change: 'This Is An Issue About Humanity'"I think it starts with a conversation between the left and the right and forget about politics and forget about the NRA and forget about who is right and wrong," Carla Byrne said.
Spike In Sales Of Bullet-Resistant Backpacks In Wake Of Mass ShootingsCompanies like Guard Dog Security, TuffyPacks and Bullet Blocker are peddling bullet-resistant backpacks for children.
Some El Paso Residents Before President Trump's Visit: 'Not The Time'While the president intends to share a message of condolence, the overwhelming sentiment in the border city of nearly 700,000 is he isn't welcome.
NRA's No. 2 Official Resigns As Turmoil Continues Within GroupThere are more signs of trouble at the National Rifle Association. The groups top lobbyist, Chris Cox, has resigned just days after being placed on administrative leave.
Governor Abbott Approves $1M Budget For Gun Storage Safety EffortTexas Gov. Greg Abbott has approved a spending bill that includes a $1 million public safety campaign for firearm storage.
Court Rejects Challenge To Regulation Of Gun SilencersThe Supreme Court is rejecting a challenge to federal regulation of gun silencers, just days after a gunman used one in a shooting rampage that killed 12 people in Virginia.
Despite NRA Opposition, Texas Legislature Approves Safe Gun Storage ProgramThe proposal for a safe gun storage public service campaign came after the Santa Fe High School shooting.
Change Of Venue Sought For Teen In Fatal Texas School ShootingA change of venue is being sought for an 18-year-old charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of 10 people at a Texas high school.
Rare Drop In NRA Election Spending As Gun-Limit Groups RiseAs spending to support tougher gun control measures surges, the NRA is taking a lower profile in this year's high-stakes midterm campaign.
Trump Help For Cruz Could Spell New Twist For Odd CoupleNow facing a high-profile re-election fight with Democratic Congressman Beto O'Rourke, Ted Cruz says he'd welcome President Trump coming to Texas before November.
Judge Blocks Release Of Blueprints For 3D-Printed Guns A federal judge in Seattle issued a temporary restraining order Tuesday to stop the release of blueprints to make untraceable and undetectable 3D-printed plastic guns, saying they could end up in the wrong hands.