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Report: Drunk Secret Service agents crash

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Department of Homeland Security is investigating another incident of misconduct by senior Secret Service agents, White House officials said Wednesday night.<p>Two senior Secret Service agents, including a top member of President Barack Obama's protective detail, crashed a car …

Secret Service

White House Spits in our Face over AR-15 Ban | Current Action Alerts

ACTION: Contact your Senators. Demand that they oppose the Lynch nomination, and do everything in their power to get the ammunition ban …

World of Tanks' newest map is an Xbox 360 exclusive, inspired by battles in the Philippines

The free-to-play shooter <i>World of Tanks Xbox 360 Edition</i> is receiving the first map ever made exclusively for the console version of the hit PC game, and it draws its inspiration from one of the darkest times in the history of the Philippines.<p>Chicago's Wargaming West was inspired to design a map …

Obama requests military powers to fight ISIS

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama on Wednesday made the case for Congress to formally authorize the use of military force in the war against ISIS, declaring that congressional passage of the measure makes the U.S. "strongest" in the fight, and that "ISIL is going to lose."<p>"Now, make no …

National Security

See All Of Battlefield Hardline's Gadgets and Vehicles

With just about a month to go before Battlefield Hardline's release on March 17, developer Visceral Games has updated the game's website to show off all of the title's gadgets and vehicles.<p>Each side--cops and criminals--has ten classes of vehicles to use, including counter-attack trucks, sedans, …

Ukraine conflict: Crucial summit goes through the night

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1144000/1144930_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522202507_c421de18605c03c7465d208ba075fe96<p><b>The Russian and Ukrainian presidents have been meeting all night in Belarus to try to secure a peace deal.</b><p>Few details have emerged about their …

Russia

World Famous Steyr SSG 69 Sniper Rifle To Be Retired In 2015

<b>TRUSSVILLE, Alabama –</b>-(Ammoland.com)- The World Famous SSG 69 is set to be retired after 40 outstanding years in service, however we are pleased to …

The Ruger American Rifle in 7 MM-08 - Review

<i>Obsolete Arms and Ammo<br>By Bob Shell</i><p><b>Apache Junction, AZ –</b>-(Ammoland.com)- While not a new idea, low dollar rifles are popular for a couple of reasons. …

What I hate about going to gun stores

Hate is such an alienating word so let me just start by addressing those folks already offended by the title. I love guns. I love gun stores. I am …

PSN Issues with PS Store and Online Gameplay are Resolving

Users may need to power cycle their consoles.<p>The PlayStation Network issues experienced by users earlier today are resolving, according to the …

PlayStation

U.S. carriers must unlock cellphones, starting today

Some U.S. carriers have historically been more lenient about unlocking phones than others, but starting today they are all mandated to provide unlocking once a customer’s contract is up.<p>Legislation put in place by the Federal Communications Commission back in 2013 takes full effect today, and …

How to Reload a Pistol

1<p><b>Treat every firearm as if it is always loaded.</b> Keep your finger off the trigger unless you are ready to shoot. Do not point a gun at anything you …

Mapping the far side of the moon

Using its Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, NASA has collated data to reveal what the other side of the moon looks like.<p>As the moon orbits the Earth, we only ever see the one side. This is because the moon is tidally locked -- a single rotation of its axis takes the same amount of time as a single …

Astronomy

American Sniper & ‘dehumanizing’ media targets in Chapel Hill aftermath

A top Arab-American civil rights organization linked anti-Islam sentiment in the US to the popularity of ‘American Sniper,’ while a friend of the …

7 Whiskey Drinks That Could Help Cure Your Cold

Here, seven whiskey cocktails to help dilate your blood vessels and put you on the path to recovery.<p>When you’re stuffed up and sick, there’s nothing …

Cocktails

Gun Control Group Hires Security for Capitol Hearing

Citing concerns over threats of violence, a group that advocates for stricter firearm laws has retained a security guard to protect members planning …

American Sniper made to shoot bullets of love in American Cupid

In the land of the rom-com, where two opposites somehow come together to find love, who’s pulling the strings? Some would say “craven and emotionally …

The ‘American Sniper’ I Knew: Kevin Lacz on Fellow Navy SEAL Chris Kyle and Movie Criticisms

Kevin Lacz served two tours in Iraq with fellow SEAL Chris Kyle and wound up as a technical adviser and actor in American Sniper. He opens up about …

Clint Eastwood

Video Shows Washington Police Fatally Shooting Man as He Runs Away

Police in Pasco, Washington, shot and killed Antonio Zambrano-Montes Tuesday after the 35-year-old allegedly threw rocks at a group of officers. A …

Law Enforcement

Arsenal’s got seven new Krink guns with quad rails

Arsenal’s SAM7K-01R, left and right sides. (Photo: K-Var)<p>K-Var is re-releasing seven Arsenal Krinkov-style AK-pattern pistols and rifles with new, …

Guns

Gun Review: The Steyr C9-A1 pistol

Industrial-strength design is the hallmark of Steyr’s A1 series of pistols. <i>(Photo: Eve Flanigan)</i><p>Steyr-Arms has made a worthy contribution to the …

Ukraine crisis: Poroshenko declares Russia conditions 'unacceptable'

The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany have reached a ceasefire deal after 17 hours of talks in Minsk, Belarus, on the Ukrainian conflict.<p>The ceasefire will come into force on Sunday as part of a deal that also involves the withdrawal of heavy weapons from the front line.<p>Russian …

Russia

78 dB Suppressor? Wait for it...

Okay. So this has made some rounds on the interwebz and is generating sufficient drama. If you haven’t heard, supposedly Jesse James (formerly of …

LAPD officer shoots, injures teen after seeing a replica gun

The<p>Los Angeles Police Departmentsaid Wednesday that an officer shot and injured a 15-year-old in the back after spotting him in an alley next to someone who appeared to be aiming a handgun.<p>The weapon turned out to be a replica firearm, said police department spokesman Cmdr. Andrew Smith. The boy …

10 Shotguns to Own in Your Lifetime

1 of 1<p>Winchester Model 1897<p>We begin with the Winchester Model 1897 for a couple of reasons. First, it was the first really successful pump shotgun, …

NRA