Narrowly beating a midnight deadline, Congress voted Monday to renew an expiring ban on plastic firearms that can evade airport detection machines. But Republicans blocked an effort to toughen the restrictions — the latest defeat for gun-control forces in the year since the grade school massacre in Newtown, Conn.
The House of Representatives passed a bill on Tuesday that would extend a 1988 law banning plastic guns that could slip past X-ray machines and metal detectors – but some Democrats are calling for tougher, more modern restrictions.
A study finds a connection between increased racist attitudes and US residents who keep guns in their households.
Guns & Ammo editor Jim Bequette is resigning after the furor over an editorial that supported some gun regulations.
What effects, if any, could last week’s shooting at Los Angeles International Airport have on airport security?
Virginia gubernatorial candidates, Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Ken Cuccinelli met for their final debate with less than two weeks before elections at Virginia Tech on Thursday night.
Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who survived an assassination attempt in 2011, is set to tour a New York gun show, the first such visit since she was shot.
The state of Maryland says gun advocates waited too long to challenge tougher firearm regulations set to take effect Tuesday.
The U.S. District Court in Baltimore has ordered a hearing Tuesday on a challenge to Maryland’s new gun-control law.
“It’s nothing like we’ve ever seen before in the history of the Maryland State Police.” That’s how MSP spokesman Greg Shipley describes the statewide firearm-buying spree sparked by new gun control laws that will take effect Oct. 1.