| Feb 8, 2015
| 10:40 AM
The inability to enact new gun safety laws after the Sandy Hook school shooting ranks as "the single failure" of his tenure, Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. said in a televised interview.
"The gun lobby simply won, you know?" Holder said in an interview...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 8:23 PM
There will be a touch of West Coast on the East Coast during the second NRA Great American Outdoor Show in Harrisburg, which kicks off this Saturday.
The nine-day consumer-oriented outdoors show, which replaced the old Eastern Sports & Outdoors Show...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 3:15 PM
On the last day of the 2013-14 legislative session, Pennsylvania passed a law with appalling provisions, Act 192.
For the past four years, the National Rifle Association had been vigorously lobbying for a bill that grants standing to anyone who can...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Chris Christensen, a rough-hewn cowboy beneath a big brown hat, finished up his M-16 burrito and took a slug of coffee.
Waitresses glided past, balancing trays of bacon and eggs on their shoulders while sleek black pistols bounced on their hips.
| Jan 26, 2015
| 4:11 PM
State senators killed off nearly all of Gov. Terry McAuliffe's gun control package Monday, downing 10 bills in a Republican-controlled committee.
It seemed for a while, though, that they had advanced a major Democratic priority: Stripping people of...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 5:30 AM
Slain "American Sniper" Chris Kyle's family says they are confident of “a fair and just verdict” in the murder trial of the troubled veteran who is accused of killing him.
Eddie Ray Routh stands accused of shooting Kyle, 38, and Chad...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 12:31 PM
The House of Representatives handily approved the judicial nomination of a former member of the chamber despite strong pushback from gun rights groups.
Auden C. Grogins, a Democrat from Bridgeport, was nominated as a Superior Court judge by Gov....
| Feb 5, 2015
| 3:02 PM
Victor Franco advertised his Orlando bodyguard and private-eye business by holding assault rifles and posing with beauty queens, elected officials and private jets.
As president of FV Eagle Eye Investigation and Protection Services, Franco identified...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 5:33 PM
As gun-rights groups galvanize around a new Pennsylvania law making it easier to challenge local gun laws, Bethlehem City Council this week began the process of removing an old gun permit fee from its books.
The $2 fee isn't consistent with state law...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 9:00 PM
End cowardly violence
The consistent, perduring violence in our Central Florida communities is alarming and depressing.
We know that those on the front lines of law enforcement are doing all they can to prevent and respond to this culture of...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 3:39 PM
I am appalled by the rapid assault on municipalities by outside gun groups in the aftermath of Act 192, forcing them to repeal local gun ordinances. This legislation unfairly threatens our communities with paying the entire bill for legal expenses...