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Bernie Sanders: ‘99.9 percent’ of gun owners obey the law

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernard Sanders said Sunday that “99.9 percent” of gun owners obey the law.<p>“Folks who do not like guns is …

4 Wearable Travel Gadgets That'll Seriously Change Your Trip

<i>Photo: From left to right, Courtesy of Apple; Courtesy of Bragi; Courtesy of Narrative; Courtesy of Netatmo</i><p>1. Apple Watch<p>Apple's first smartwatch lets you pay for coffee, get directions, hail a taxi, and more. Best practice: Use it to put boarding passes on your wrist via Passbook or as your room …

5 Hauntingly Awesome Prisons-Turned-Hotels

<b>By Nick Mafi for Architectural Digest.</b><p>AD surveys the most stunning hotels that were once meant for criminals.<p><i>(photo: courtesy of the Liberty)</i><p><b>THE LIBERTY, BOSTON</b><p>Completed in 1851, the Charles Street Jail served as a county lockup for more than a hundred years, housing prisoners such as Malcolm X and …

Capturing the Essence of South Tyrol

When you hear of a country that is bound by multiple cultures, landscapes and seasonal activities, you know it's worth a visit. Nestled at the foot of the Dolomites, South Tyrol is a picture-perfect alpine dream. Each season brings new adventure and a new vision of beauty; in winter it's a snow …

Here are the 10 best airports in Europe

With demand for air travel in Europe growing at an impressive rate, the need for world-class airports is at an all-time high. Leading aviation reviewer Skytrax recently released the results of its annual World Airport Awards, which includes a list of the best in Europe.<p>The Skytrax annual rankings …

World's largest hotel coming to Mecca | CNN Travel

6 of London's hippest neighborhoods | CNN Travel

Scootering Through Asia: It's Easier Than You Think

Read on HuffPost Brasil<p>Scooter, Vespa, motorbike, moped. Call them what you will -- those machines are wildly common in the cities of Asia. Because they are cheap, light and easy to ride, they dominate traffic around here, and have become very popular among travelers. But is traveling this area of …

Interview: Turkish Tourism Director on Simpler Brand Messaging

Istanbul seems to appear towards the top of most aspiring travelers’ bucket lists today.<p>Drawn by colorful images of architecture, stories of souks, …

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Korean Air 'Nut Rage' Exec Freed by South Korean Court

A South Korean court on Friday suspended the prison term of a former Korean Air executive whose onboard "nut rage" tantrum delayed a flight last year, immediately ending her incarceration.<p>The Seoul High Court said Cho Hyun-ah, who is the daughter of the airline's chairman, did not violate the …

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Is Disneyland's fast-moving 'Forever' fireworks show too complex?

It will take some time to get used to the new "Disneyland Forever" fireworks show, which pulls your attention in several directions at once to the detriment of the pyrotechnics spectacular unfolding above.<p>There's just so much happening on Sleeping Beauty Castle, the Main Street USA building facades …

Aimpoint To Release New Micro H-2 Hunting Sight

Aimpoint has announced the addition of the Micro H-2 to their line of red dots sights. Improvements to the H-2 include a new sight housing which …

Girl who fatally shot Arizona gun instructor said weapon was too powerful | Reuters

PHOENIX (Reuters) - A 9-year-old girl who fatally shot a gun range instructor with an Uzi submachine gun last week told her mother immediately afterward that the weapon was too much for her to handle and had hurt her shoulder, said a sheriff’s report released on Tuesday.<p>Shooting instructor Charles …

Texas set to allow college students to carry concealed weapons on campus

The Texas senate is poised to approve a bill that would allow the state’s college students to carry concealed handguns on campus.<p>The measure, known as Senate Bill 11, is expected to pass a final vote on Thursday after overwhelmingly clearing its first procedural hurdle on Wednesday. If passed and …

Anti-Gun Group Worries What Your Drunk College-Age Daughter Might Do with a Gun

Sandy Hook lawsuit makes the case that military-style weapons aren't for civilians

The reason Adam Lanza was able to kill so many Sandy Hook Elementary School students and teachers so quickly more than two years ago was the weapon he used: A Bushmaster Model XM15-E2S semiautomatic rifle.<p>It is descended from weapons designed for the battlefield, and it performed like it. The …

New York City Gun Shop Video May Not Be Real, But It Has the Gun Lobby Worried

Until recently, I was somewhat dismayed at the degree to which the digital side of the gun debate was so completely owned by the pro-gun crowd. Not that they don't deserve their fair share of the online environment, and not that they haven't worked tirelessly to bring this about. But I'm interested …

If You Care About Gun Rights, Teach Your Children Well

As a teacher of high school English, I have rather a unique perch from which to observe the passing trends of American interest and life. All manner …

Another Delivery Driver For Pizza Chain With No-Gun Policy Is Murdered In New Orleans

9:05 PM 03/24/2015<p>For the second time in six months, a Domino’s pizza delivery driver in New Orleans has been fatally shot while on duty.<p>Though food …

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With Bullets Scarce, More Shooters Make Their Own

Gun stores around the country have had difficulty keeping up with demand for ammunition in recent months. Fears of government tightening of gun and ammunition controls have meant that retailers, from Wal-Mart to mom-and-pop gun shops, haven't been able to keep bullets on the shelves.<p>Cliff Poser's …

Five Reasons Gunmakers Have Nothing To Fear From 3D Printed Guns

Lately there has been much hoopla about 3D printed guns. The time is fast approaching when almost anyone will be able to print a 3D gun at home using readily available and inexpensive 3D printers from the likes of 3D Systems (DDD), Stratasys (SSYS) and ExOne (XONE).<p>On the surface, it seems that 3D …

That $1,200 Machine for Making Untraceable Guns Just Sold Out in 36 Hours

Americans want guns without serial numbers. And apparently, they want to make them at home.<p>On Wednesday, Cody Wilson's libertarian non-profit Defense …

How did the Paris terrorists get hold of their weapons?

Said and Cherif Kouachi and Amedy Coulibaly had amassed a €25,000 arsenal, including Kalashnikovs, rocket launchers, grenades and tear gas cannisters. How did they get hold of their weapons, and where did they come from?<p>When police pulled the trigger to end the lives of terrorists Amedy Coulibaly …

'American Sniper' smashes box office records

“American Sniper” hit the bullseye, earning an astonishing $90.2 million in its debut weekend.<p>It is now on pace to decimate records for the Martin Luther King holiday and for the month of January, pulling in roughly $105 million over the four-day period. It’s also a new high-water mark for director …

Are Gun Control Advocates Just Throwing Troll Bait Now?

Gun control advocates lost at the federal level after the horrific Sandy Hook shooting. They’re now focusing at the state-level, trying to emulate …