By Brandon via concealednation.org Irving, Texas police were confronted with a bad situation Friday afternoon when an armed man took an employee hostage in the parking lot. A suspect robbed the Cash Store and decided to take a female hostage with him. While outside, he was confronted by police who were ready to act accordingly . . .
“I will put it into my syllabus that the class is not open to students carrying guns. I may wind up in court. I’m willing to accept that possibility.” – UT-Austin professor Steven Weinberg in Nobel Laureate Won’t Allow Guns in Class [at insidehighered.com]
“Elmurray ‘Billy’ Bookman was cutting hair at his barber station, the second chair from the door, when two masked men, one wielding a pistol and the other carrying a shotgun, entered Next Up Barber & Beauty, he said.” That sounds like a recipe for disaster. And it was…for the stick-up men. As heraldonline.com relays, “Minutes […]
By James England via concealednation.org Governor Terry McAuliffe has struck a deal with Virginia Republicans. In exchange for calling off his dog, Attorney General Attorney General Mark R. Herring, who unilaterally ended a majority of the state’s concealed carry reciprocity agreements, Republicans will allow a bill to pass the House and Senate which will enable the state […]
This video, posted by something called End Times News Report, supposedly shows the final moments of Robert LaVoy Finicum’s life. If this is in fact genuine, it puts the lie to his daughter’s claim that he was shot while on his knees with his hands in the air (does anyone remember Michael Brown?). While the […]
This year’s SHOT Show, as always, featured virtually everything the most ardent gun guy or gal could want where things that go bang are concerned. And maybe it’s just us, but it certainly seemed that suppressors were more prominently featured at this year’s show. Just check out Tyler’s silencer-centric coverage and see for yourself. One […]
Reader Andrew M. writes: New Yorkers are always stating how relatively safe it is in the city that never sleeps. With a population of almost 8.5 million people and only a little over 51 thousand reported crimes it does appear to be safe…until you are personally confronted with a random (or not) attack like the slashings […]
Screw the ACORN exposés and the Planned Parenthood sting operations, someone’s finally doing some important investigative journalism. Check out Steven Crowder as he goes undercover to blow the lid off of America’s shamefully lax gun laws. This conspicuous lack of common sense regulation allows just about anyone to, in the words of President Hopenchange . . .
As Portland’s koin.com is reporting, “Federal authorities set up a perimeter around the Malheur Wildlife Refuge on Wednesday morning where militia members were still occupying in protest. The agencies said in a statement that the containment was to ‘better ensure the safety of community members.’ According to the statement . . .
FBI special agent in charge Greg Bretzing told a press conference as little as humanly possible today. Other than stating that the occupiers of the Malheur Wildlife Refuge had every opportunity to air their grievances via the usual avenues, Agent Bretzing declined to give any details (based on the case being an ongoing investigation) about […]