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Most Popular Everyday Carry Knife: Kershaw Leek

A trusty knife is indispensable. Whether you just use it to open boxes and packages, trim or strip cable, cut rope for camping or any outdoors …

Rare Victory: Obama administration temporarily drops ammo ban proposal

If President Obama can’t have his way with banning guns, it looks like his next option is to ban the bullets used by those guns. Too often, Obama has shown little regard for the law. He does what he wants. If you want him to actually follow the law, you will have to take him to court.<p>The Obama …

VIDEO: Every shootout goal Patrick Kane has scored in his career

Someone compiled all 36 goals Patrick Kane has scored in the shootout over his career. Most of them are of the beautiful variety.<p>When the Chicago …

Majority of House members sign letter blasting Obama bullet ban proposal

Opposition to the Obama administration's proposal to ban a popular bullet is gaining steam in the House of Representatives, where more than half of the lawmakers have signed a letter opposing the move.<p>The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives says it wants to ban popular .223 M855 …

Learn How to Perfectly Smoke Any Kind of Meat with This Chart

As the weather starts to warm up, grilling and other outdoor cooking sounds better and better. If you're interested in doing some slow cooking with …

Muskies at the Wire: Figure 8 vs L-Turn

<i>Photo by Tosh Brown</i><p>Muskie anglers love to debate the effectiveness of a figure eight versus an L-turn at the end of the retrieve. They bicker over …

Gunfight Friday: Benelli Super Black Eagle vs. Browning Pump Shotgun

This week's Gunfight features a pair of shotguns: Benelli's Super Black Eagle versus the Browning Pump Shotgun. Aside from being known primarily by …

How to Trick Out Your Shotgun for Snow Goose Hunting

When there are 300 snow geese settling into your spread and 2,000 more circling above, it’s great that extended magazines are legal during the spring …

Shotguns: Field Stocks vs Target Stocks

Since it’s the off-season and I have time to reflect, today I’m reflecting on a question someone asked me in the field this year: “If birds and clays …

Tennessee Angler Tops Legendary State Largemouth Record

On Friday the 13th, a day often regarded as the unluckiest of the year, Tennessee angler Gabe Keen had luck on his side, when he hooked a 15.2 pound …

Riding the Picatinny Rail

You may recall a while back that a correspondent e-mailed me about his .22/250 which refused to group after only 750 shots, and whose barrel, his …

Snow Geese Hunting Tips

A thousand snow geese, maybe more, hang above me stacked on top of one another from 80 yards on up to, seemingly, the stratosphere. They’re still too …

Hunting

Remembering Industry Icon Chuck Buck (1936-2015) of Buck Knives

Charles T. "Chuck" Buck—who most recently led Buck Knives as its chairman—died last week at the age of 78. "My grandfather, Hoyt Buck, and my dad, Al …

Surprise: Government has been wrong about cholesterol for 40 years

The nation’s top nutrition advisory panel has decided to drop its caution about eating cholesterol-laden food, a move that could undo almost 40 years …

Federal Court: Handgun Transfer Ban Unconstitutional

Yesterday a federal district court in the 5th Circuit ordered summary judgment in favor of several plaintiffs who challenged existing restrictions on …

This rural Pennsylvania town of 3,000 wants to make sure criminals know they’re packing heat. http://fxn.ws/16N3oFw

'Shark Tank' investor Kevin O'Leary shares the best advice he's ever received

O'Leary, an investor on the hit show "Shark Tank," briefly worked at Nabisco after receiving his MBA in 1980, but decided to build his own television production company, Special Event Television. There was a point when there was "a huge problem" with the business and his partner and cofounder Gerry …

Entrepreneurship

Contrary to Belief, Saturated Fat Isn't Bad for Your Heart

We've heard it over and over again: If you want to prevent heart disease, limit your saturated fats. The truth is that saturated fats don't cause …

Top 10 Ways to Teach Yourself to Code

Programming is one of the most valuable skills you can pick up in these modern times, whether for career prospects or to stretch your brain and …

Top 10

TurboTax halts e-filing for state tax returns amid reports of fraud

We're not far into tax season, but numerous US states are already reporting a big increase in suspicious return filings, another reminder of the escalating problem that tax return fraud has become. Alabama, Utah, and Minnesota have all issued warnings in recent days, with most states directing …

Five Reasons Why I shoot O/Us and Doubles in the Uplands

A couple of you have written comments recently asking why anyone thinks they need to hunt upland birds with a break action gun when pumps and …

​A Quick Way to Decode Animal Cuts

You're at the butcher, and you spot a good-looking cut of meat on sale for a low price, but once you buy it, you realize you have no idea whether …

Don't Quit the Social Networks You Hate. Bend Them to Your Will

We get it: No one likes Facebook. Twitter is full of trolls. Social networks can be a pain, but they're also great ways to stay in touch with friends …

Caramelize Onions and Make Easy French Onion Soup with a Slow Cooker

Making French onion soup from scratch can be a lengthy process, especially if you don't have any pre-caramelized onions on hand. If you plan ahead, a …

Amazon to start collecting Illinois sales tax

Amazon.com will start collecting sales tax from Illinois shoppers Feb. 1, the e-commerce giant said Friday, in compliance with a new state law that aims to treat online and brick-and-mortar retailers equally.<p>The law, which went into effect Jan. 1, requires out-of-state retailers to collect …

Firearms enthusiasts crash gun buyback to hunt bargains

A recent gun buyback event in Oregon, aimed at curbing the number of weapons on the street, turned into a planned profit making opportunity for a group of firearms enthusiasts.<p>The Jan. 17 event was co-sponsored by Central Coast Ceasefire Oregon and the Newport Police Department, who offered gift …

How Hashtags Can Help Your Magazines on Flipboard

Jenn de la Vega / January 22, 2015<p>The <b>#</b> symbol, known as the “pound” or “hash” key on your phone, is now more popularly known across social media as …

Kinja Roundup

<b>Gawker</b> Flight Logs Put Clinton, Dershowitz on Pedophile Billionaire’s Sex Jet <b>| Jalopnik</b> The Way Carmakers Reveal New Cars Is False, Idiotic And …

Russia’s famed AK-47 rifles could soon be made in the USA

The American importer of the famed Russian-made AK-47 rifle announced that it plans to set up a U.S.-based factory later this year to build the guns …