| Feb 12, 2014
| 6:35 PM
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. The Florida affiliate of the National Rifle Association has a new priority: the right to bear Pop-Tarts.
The group is supporting a proposal that would prevent children from being disciplined for playing with simulated weapons in school....
| Feb 10, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Ted Nugent is many things to many people: rock star, guitar god, hunter extraordinaire, NRA poster boy, author, blogger and celebrity hunting show host of the extremely popular "Ted Nugent Spirit of the Wild" on the Outdoor Channel.
During his trip to...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 10:19 PM
Veterans could get break for college tuition, while students could get a break from testing, under some education bills now being considered in the State Legislature.
And in one of the most unusually worded bills of the session, dubbed the "Pop Tart...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Professor of genocide studies Samuel Totten writes drivel that is more puff piece than serious commentary ("Congress capitulates to the NRA," Jan. 28). For him, evidently feelings are king, while thought or science are just annoying facts that get in...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Several hundred gun-rights advocates rallied in Annapolis Tuesday, saying they'll work to unseat state legislators who voted for Gov. Martin O'Malley's gun-control law in 2013.
"The dragon that got awoken last year is still on patrol," said Shannon...
| Jan 9, 2014
Since the death of communism in most of the places where it once prevailed, North Korea and Cuba function mainly as educational exhibits for an irrelevant and unsuccessful ideology. When it comes to the Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms, the...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 4:30 PM
After he disclosed plans to produce a new movie starring Meryl Streep that takes on the National Rifle Assn.'s polical influence, Harvey Weinstein tells CNN's "Piers Morgan Live" on Friday that he will start choosing movies that "aren't violent or as...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 5:03 AM
A federal judge on Monday stripped away a key element of Chicago's gun ordinance, ruling that it is unconstitutional to prohibit licensed gun stores from operating in the city.
U.S. District Judge Edmond Chang found that the city failed to convince...
| Jan 11, 2014
Shooting someone in self-defense can be costly.
But if you do end up being charged with a felony, the National Rifle Association offers its members an insurance policy that could pay thousands of dollars in legal costs.
The concealed carry liability...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 1:14 PM
Forget it, Jake, it’s Florida. That may be as good an explanation as any to explain the fatal shooting of a (texting) man at a movie theater in Wesley Chapel, Fla., on Monday.
But is it really that simple, that random, that inane?
| Jan 23, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Gun manufacturer Smith & Wesson refused Thursday to comply with California's controversial "microstamping" law, causing more of its products to fall off the state's permissible firearms list and be ineligible for sale.
In a two-page statement on its...