Bloomington, Illinois Burglar Shot After Struggle With Resident: Defensive Gun Use of the Day

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When a burglar advances on a drawn gun, it’s never a good sign for the homeowner. Or the homeowner’s daughter, if she’s the one holding the gun. But that’s what happened…

Nashville’s Hot Kicks Sneaker Shop Showdown – Defensive Gun Use of the Day

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Three armed robbers stormed in the back door of a Nashville sneaker shop Thursday evening. They meant business too, firing off shots from the get-go. A single armed person inside…

Equipping Your Safe Room With the Right Technology

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  A Guns Save Life member writes: About two years ago, we decided to build a safe room. Previous GunNews articles (Guns Save Life’s monthly journal) have described how we planned,…

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Australia’s Public Service Warning: One Punch Can Kill

How many one-punch kills does a community suffer before they start to make posters? Seems sucker punches have become quite common in Australia, sometimes with devastating results. Things are apparently bad enough…

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A Glimpse of Secretary of State Tillerson’s Moscow Security Detail

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in Moscow this morning on Air Force Three.  Russia Today showed a live shot of the arrival. Interestingly, we got a rare peek at…

You Shoot the Bad Guy. What Happens Next?

The Force Science Institute writes: Officers have long been advised to “expect the unexpected” in armed confrontations. That admonition certainly holds true when it comes to “deanimation,” a threatening subject’s…

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Forget to Call the Cops During a Home Invasion? Here’s What Can Happen

“The deadly confrontation happened just before 8 a.m. Saturday when the owner arrived to do some work for his business,” Seattle’s komonews.com reports. “He noticed a window screen out in the…

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More Details on That Deadly Broken Arrow, OK Burglary

More details have come to light in the burglary in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma that left three high school drop-outs dead. At the time, we covered it in “OK Homeowner With…

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Pro Tip: Know When Good Enough is Good Enough

When a 79-year-old Jefferson County, Alabama man woke to find two uninvited guests in his home early yesterday morning, he did what a lot of gentlemen his age would do….

The Principles of Target Identification – Content Contest

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(This post is an entry in our spring content contest. If you’d like a chance to win a Beretta APX pistol, click here for details.)  By Drew Estell One thing that military and…

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FL Licensed Carrier Shoots USF College Football Player Hassan Childs

The University of South Florida’s defensive back Hassan Childs is a small-for-football defensive back. Mr. Childs may or may not scare receivers coming over the middle of the field. But…

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OK Homeowner With AR-15 Shoots, Kills Three Home Invaders: Defensive Gun Use of the Day

Remember when Piers Morgan (then of CNN) declared that no one needed an “assault rifle” for self-defense, and none was ever used for same? On Monday afternoon, a young man in…