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State Senate panel passes gun control bill

A bill that would allow police and prosecutors to confiscate weapons from people deemed a danger to themselves or others passed the state Senate …

Guns

New 2nd Amendment Hot Take: The Phrase “Bear Arms” Could Only Apply to Militias or Something

What’s old is always new again in the gun debate and now we are dipping back into long settled arguments that have already been decided by the …

Second Amendment

Gear Review: StealthGear USA Scorpion appendix carry holster

The Gen. 5 Glock 19 alongside the Scorpion. <i>(Photo: Jacki Billings/Guns.com)</i>StealthGear USA first made waves in the holster world with its Ventcore …

Self Defense

How Scrapping The Second Amendment Would Jeopardize The Entire Bill Of Rights

As the news of a horrific school shooting shocks the nation once again, many are worried about their children’s safety, and they’re looking to gun …

Guns

How To: You'll Soon Be Able to Download All the Data Apple Has on You — Here's How to Get It & How It Works

Personal data is a hot topic right now, and for good reason. Never before has the public been so on edge about how companies use their information. …

Apps

5 Things You Need at the Range

Getting ready to head out to the range for the first time? In addition to a knowledgeable and trained friend, here are five things that you’ll want …

Self Defense

Watch: Pistol fundamentals with Pat McNamara

For the most part, pistol fundamentals remain the same from instructor to instructor. Depending on the instructor, they all have their own spin on …

Self Defense

Full Pockets: Advice for Pocket Carriers

Over the last few years, the number and style of guns suitable for pocket carry have blossomed. At one time, we had just a few selections of small …

Self Defense

Self-Defense: The Mystery Of Stopping Power

By Patrick Sweeney, Gun Digest<p>The subject of stopping power is often brought up when discussing defensive caliber and ammo options.<p>But, what does it …

Self Defense

Guns Don’t Kill People, But Gun Bans Do

On May 18, another tragic school shooting occurred, this time in Santa Fe, Texas. Like always, far-left liberals across the country immediately began …

Guns

10 Tips For Concealed Carry Beginners

1. Concealed Carry Is Concealed Carry<p>As in, no one should be aware that you are carrying a firearm. Unfortunately, many novice concealed carry …

Self Defense

This Smart Notebook Digitizes Your Handwritten Notes in the Cloud

So you've embraced the cloud and — between your smartphone, smartwatch, and smart appliances — have nearly everything that can be synced, synced. The …

Apps

31 Storage And Organization Products You Didn’t Realize Your Home Needed

~Lets get organized, organized.~<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</i><p><i>Some reviews have been edited for</i> …

Shopping

5 Reasons Glock Builds the Best (And Most Deadly) Guns on the Planet

5 guns, to be exact. <i>In Glock’s entire inventory of handguns, there is one gun not available for sale in the United States to regular gun owners. This</i> …

Guns

Why the Glock 21 and HK45 Are 2 of the Best .45 Caliber Guns on the Planet

And 3 others you need to know about. <i>In reality, the Glock 21 is actually one of the best, and most affordable, .45 ACP pistols on the market. The</i> …

Guns

A startup that makes high-tech notebooks crashed and burned on 'Shark Tank,' but business is booming

Rocketbook, a startup that makes and sells "smart" paper-and-pen notebooks that let users access their notes on the internet, crashed and burned in an episode of "Shark Tank."<p>In 2016, Jake Epstein and Joe LeMay tried to raise $400,000 at a $4 million valuation, and left without a single offer from …

Startups

Smith & Wesson expands Flat Dark Earth M2.0 line with M&P .45 pistol (PHOTOS)

The M&P45 M2.0 in FDE completes the hat-trick started by the M&P9 and M&P40 (<i>Photos: S&W</i>)Featuring Truglo TFX night sights and an FDE finish, Smith & …

Smith & Wesson

It’s not just the United States: Canada also has a festering gun-control problem

<i>John Lorinc (@johnlorinc) is a Toronto-based journalist who writes about politics and urban affairs. He is senior editor of Spacing Magazine.</i><p>Few subjects activate Canadians’ sense of superiority quite as vigorously as gun control and the perceived chasm between our rules and the patchwork of laws …

Guns

2 New Court Decisions Are Quietly Eliminating Californians’ Second Amendment Rights

In the first case, decided yesterday, a district judge ruled against the National Rifle Association's state affiliate in a challenge to onerous new …

Guns

Media portrayal of gun ownership is inaccurate and biased

The media’s pro-gun control bias doesn’t just distort news coverage. TV networks have used their primetime entertainment shows to portray gun rights advocates as dishonest, extremist and unconcerned about the loss of innocent lives. At the same time, advocates of gun control are portrayed as …

Guns

Dem congressman: Force gun owners to get rid of assault weapons

WASHINGTON — A Democratic congressman has proposed outlawing “military-style semiautomatic assault weapons” and forcing existing owners to sell their weapons or face prosecution, a major departure from prior gun control proposals that typically exempt existing firearms.<p>In a USA Today op-ed entitled …

Guns

NRA shows off its girls: Meet 9-year-old sharpshooter 'Alpha Addy'

The gap-toothed 9-year-old girl walked the floor of her first National Rifle Assn. convention, her blond ponytail bobbing above earrings fashioned from bullet casings.<p>When Addysson "Addy" Soltau arrived at the Smith & Wesson booth, she gravitated to a sleek silver .22 semiautomatic victory pistol, …

Guns

Can you hide your guns using an LLC?

During the recent gun-control debate sponsored by KTTH, one host made the point that he has a plan to essentially hang onto his firearms …

Guns

Illinois counties declare 'sanctuary' status for gun owners

CHICAGO (AP) — Several rural Illinois counties have taken a stand for gun rights by co-opting a word that conservatives associate with a liberal policy to skirt the law: sanctuary.<p>At least five counties recently passed resolutions declaring themselves sanctuary counties for gun owners — a reference …

Guns

Smith & Wesson debuts 4 new Victory series .22 target pistols (PHOTOS)

The most striking aspect of the new models is the factory-standard Tandemkross “hiveGrips” complete with target thumbrest that runs across all four …

Smith & Wesson

NRA Remains Silent As Pregnant Black Woman Is Jailed For Pointing Gun In Self-Defense

A pregnant black woman in Michigan has been sentenced to a mandatory two years in prison for defending herself with a registered gun against a woman …

Self Defense

These 9's are 10s: Best 9mm for concealed carry

See the best 9mm pistols for concealed carry<p>CZ P-10 C is a compact semi-automatic striker-fired pistol made by Česká zbrojovka in the Czech Republic. …

Concealed Carry

An off-duty police officer thought a man stole Mentos. So he drew his gun.

For a moment, after the off-duty officer produced his pistol, Jose Arreola considered how he might die over a $1.19 pack of Mentos.<p>Arreola had already paid for the mints in an Orange County gas station March 16 and slid them into his pocket. The officer behind him, clad in black shorts and a …

Orange County

This Is The Toughest Gun Law In America

Reformers love what Massachusetts is doing. The NRA? Not so much.<p>NEWTON, Mass. ― A thirtysomething man sought to buy a rifle here last September, and if he had been living in almost any other part of the country, he could have done so easily.<p>His record was free of arrests, involuntary psychiatric …

Guns

Smith Wesson Reintroduces Model 19 Revolver

Smith & Wesson Corp. has announced that it has reintroduced two configurations of its Model 19 revolver, chambered in .38 S&W Special +P and .357 …

NRA