| Jan 17, 2013
| 7:11 AM
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — From Oregon to Mississippi, President Barack Obama's proposed ban on new assault weapons and large-capacity magazines struck a nerve among rural lawmen and lawmakers, many of whom vowed to ignore any restrictions — and...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 11:03 AM
DETROIT (AP) — One of two police officers wounded in a shootout with a Detroit homicide suspect is in critical condition while the other has been released from the hospital, police said Wednesday.
A sergeant was treated and released following...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 3:47 AM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Republican-led Michigan Senate Judiciary Committee plans to meet this week to consider three gun-related bills introduced in the first week of the state's legislative session.
Gun purchases and licensing information would...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 11:48 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — There is a legal avenue to try to get any gun you want somewhere in the U.S., thanks to the maze of gun statutes across the country and the lack of certain federal laws.
That undermines gun-control efforts in communities with...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 5:44 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - U.S. Marshals say Paul McElwain knows how to avoid being caught. He does it by using fake documents. In one case, he used the identity of a family friend's dead baby to buy guns at a Springfield, Missouri Walmart Supercenter.
| Jan 7, 2013
| 11:25 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new report from a non-partisan immigration policy think tank concludes the Obama administration has made immigration its highest law enforcement priority, spending more money -- $18 billion -- on immigration enforcement in the...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Here's an update on the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms. There isn't one. Well, there is one, but Congress has stripped it of a leader, cut down on the number of agents and choked its budget to the point where it's almost impossible to do its job....
| May 25, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Inspired by the upcoming release of "Fast & Furious 6," the latest installment in the blockbuster action franchise, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has announced it will create a sequel to Operation Fast & Furious, its 2009 botched...
| May 17, 2013
| 12:23 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced today that a Waynesville, Mo., couple has been indicted by a federal grand jury for their role in a nearly $414,000 conspiracy to distribute...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 2:46 PM
With the nation locked in the politics of a gun control debate, local vendors say a nationwide rush by gun buyers has made it difficult to serve their customers.
The tight nationwide supply has frustrated local gun dealers and their ability to satisfy...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Three members of a Dodge City street gang charged in a federal racketeering case have pleaded guilty, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said today.
Angel Cerda, 27, Dodge City, Kan., pleaded guilty to one count of aiding and abetting attempted murder, which...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 9:20 PM
Santa Monica police said Thursday night that the gunman who killed five people last week had been denied a firearm in 2011.
The revelation raises more questions about how John Zawahri got the semi-authomatic weapon he used in the attack.