National Rifle Association Convention Kicks Off Today In DallasThe gun debate takes center stage in downtown Dallas today as the National Rifle Association begins its annual meeting at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center.
Largest Maker Of Bump Stocks Will Stop Accepting OrdersThe largest manufacturer of bump stocks, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire rapidly like automatic firearms, announced Wednesday that it will stop taking orders and shut down its website next month.
Study: Number Of Armed Security Officers On The Rise At SchoolsArmed security officers are becoming more prevalent at America's schools, according to a federal study released Thursday amid a heated debate over whether teachers and other school officials should carry guns.
Retired Supreme Court Justice Urges Second Amendment Repealetired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens is calling for the repeal of the Second Amendment to allow for significant gun control legislation.
YouTube Tightens Restrictions On Firearm VideosYouTube is banning videos that provide instructions on how to make a firearm, ammunition, high-capacity magazines, and accessories such as bump stocks and silencers.
Rowlett Officers Arrest Teen Found Near School With RiflePolice say Diego Horta initially insisted he didn’t have weapons and lied about his age, saying he was 16, before saying, “I’m 17. I forgot I turned 17."
US Companies Take A Stand, Raise Age To Purchase GunsKroger and L.L. Bean said Thursday they will no longer sell guns to anyone under 21, becoming the third and fourth major retailers this week to put restrictions in place that are stronger than federal laws. The announcements follow those by Dick's Sporting Goods and Walmart, emphasizing the pressure companies are facing to take a stand.
Trump Endorses Raising Minimum Age To 21 For More WeaponsPresident Trump endorsed stricter gun control measures Thursday, including raising the minimum age to 21 for possessing a broader range of weapons than at present.
5 Years After Sandy Hook, Mental Health Care Worries LingerThe massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary sounded alarms nationally about gaps in mental health care and led to calls for better screening and services, but some key reforms have yet to be delivered by Congress.
Different Laws And Databases Affect Gun Background ChecksThere are a lot of complexities in the laws when it comes to buying and carrying guns.
FBI Releases Documents On 2012 Newtown School ShootingThe FBI has released more than 1,500 pages of documents related to its investigation of the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.
Official: US Approves 1st Arms Sale To Taiwan Under TrumpA U.S. official tells The Associated Press that the State Department has approved arms sales to Taiwan worth a total of $1.3 billion.
FWPD Holding Gun Buyback Event This WeekendFor the first time since 2009, the Fort Worth Police Department is holding a gun buyback event. Anyone who turns in a gun will get a $50 gift card -- no questions asked.
Texas Bill Would Let Firefighters, EMTs Carry Guns On DutyParamedics would be able to pack more than just medical supplies if one state lawmaker gets his way. State Representative John Wray wants all first-responders in Texas to be able to carry guns.
Rule On Guns And Mentally Ill People Faces A GOP RollbackIn a sign of the new climate taking hold on gun issues under a Trump administration with a Republican-led Congress, a rule to keep guns out of the hands of certain mentally disabled people is on its way to being scrapped.