President Donald Trump has told the head of the National Rifle Association that strengthening background checks for gun buyers is "off the table," the Atlantic magazine reports. "He was cementing his stance that we already have background checks and
Phoenix police officers must now document every instance in which they point a gun at a person -- a decision that the city long considered but now has been made after recent public outcry about aggressive police tactics in Arizona's capital.
The sister of a New York City Police officer who died by suicide -- the ninth this year -- says she told the department that her brother was a danger to himself and others multiple times over the past seven years.
HASLET, TEXAS — Acrid gun smoke clouded the sunny entrance of a Texas church on a recent Sunday. Seven men wearing heavy vests and carrying pistols loaded with blanks ran toward the sound of the shots, stopping at the end of a long hallway. As one
Police near Chicago say six teen-agers were breaking into a house when the elderly homeowner woke up, told them to leave, and fired a gun after they refused to leave his property. One was killed. The rest have been charged with his murder.
After several shootings across the country this month -- El Paso, Texas, Dayton, Ohio, Philadelphia and Chicago -- two gun safety groups are joining forces to host more than 100 rallies in all 50 US states.