Gun


House OKs GOP Bill Expanding Gun Owners’ Rights

Republicans passed a bill through the House on Wednesday that would make it easier for gun owners to legally carry concealed weapons across state lines, the first significant action on…

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Bump Stock Ban Moves Forward in New Jersey

New Jersey is moving forward with legislation to ban bump stocks, like the one a gunman used in the Las Vegas concert shooting to turn a semi-automatic weapon into a…

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Southwest Pilot With Loaded Gun Arrested Before Boarding

A Southwest Airlines pilot was arrested early Wednesday after a loaded handgun was found in his carry-on luggage before his flight left St. Louis, officials said. The Transportation Security Administration…

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Ryan Says NRA-Backed Bill Shelved Indefinitely

House Republican leaders called for unity and prayer after the deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas, but offered no new legislation to tighten gun laws and said a bill to…

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Las Vegas Horror Drives Predictable Gun Stock Rally

The grim predictability of stock-market reactions to U.S. mass shootings, where before a final tally of casualties can be reached, shares of gun makers rise – continued Monday in the…

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New York Awards $13M to Combat Violent Crime

New York is awarding more than $13 million to help law enforcement agencies combat gun violence. The money will go to 20 police departments in the 17 counties participating in…

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Congress Blocks Rule Barring Mentally Impaired From Guns

Congress on Wednesday sent President Donald Trump legislation blocking an Obama-era rule designed to keep guns out of the hands of certain mentally disabled people, saying the classification included harmless…

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NJ Seeks Settlement That Would End Ban on Stun Guns

New Jersey’s attorney general wants to settle a lawsuit that would end the state’s ban on civilians buying stun guns. The settlement talks involve a federal lawsuit filed in August…

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