Charleston Church Shooter Dylan Roof Becomes First to Get Death Sentence for Hate Crimes

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Having been found guilty of all 33 charges following the Charleston church shooting, a jury unanimously sentenced him to death yesterday. Roof is the first person to be sentenced to death under federal…

2016 TTAG Reader’s Choice Best New Handgun: GLOCK 17 & 19 MOS

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GLOCK markets their handguns as exemplifying perfection — a claim that their sales numbers would seem to support. Improvements on perfection are always welcome, though. Last year GLOCK came out…

NYT Surveys ‘Experts’ About Gun Control, Forgets the Gun Experts

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The New York Times published a piece purporting to illustrate which gun control proposals would prevent the most deaths, and their popularity with the general public. To create their graphic, the Times asked “experts”…

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Trump Attorney General Nominee: “I Believe in Background Check Laws”

Yesterday’s confirmation hearing for Senator Jeff Sessions was something of a circus. Somewhere between the various outbursts from protesters and accusations of racism there was time for a handful of actual policy questions….

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Support for Campus Carry Increases in Georgia

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is trumpeting the results of their latest poll indicating that 54% of Georgia voters oppose allowing concealed carry on previously gun-free college campuses with only 43% supporting….

FN Adds M249S Para Edition to Catalog for 2017

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Last year FN came out with a semi-automatic version of their world famous Squad Automatic Weapon (SAW) dubbed the M249S. We reviewed that firearm about six months ago and one…

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2016 TTAG Reader’s Choice Best New Silencer: SilencerCo Omega 9K

The quest for the quietest can seems to have taken a back seat this year. The biggest craze was modular and short silencers designed to make firearms as small and maneuverable…

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Gun Review: Bond Arms Backup

Many firearms enthusiasts consider the revolver the best firearm for concealment. While sub-compact semi-autos tend to be slimmer, the shape of the revolver’s frame and its grip’s slenderness offer huge advantages for deep concealment. That…

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Post Ft. Lauderdale Gun Control Proposals: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

In the wake of the recent shooting incident at the Ft. Lauderdale airport, the usual mainstream media outlets and politicians are circulating a flurry of new gun control proposals. Instead…

Silencer Review: Alpha Dog Silencer

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Usually the chassis of a silencer is wasted space. No sights, no lasers, nothing but a chamber designed to contain and cool expanding gasses before they’re released from the muzzle….

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First Impressions: Smith & Wesson M&P9 M2.0

As I walked into my local gun store the other day (Guns Warehouse in Cedar Park) the friendly salesman greeted me and said “I think I have something that will…

BREAKING: Video of Ft. Lauderdale Airport Shooting First Shots

The video above (published by TMZ) documents the very first moments of the Ft. Lauderdale airport shooting. The suspect is seen calmly entering the frame of the video from the…

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