By JONATHAN MATTISE, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) 03/19 — The man accused of fatally shooting a woman and wounding six people at a Tennessee church in September faces a 43-count indictment,
DALLAS (AP) 03/16 — A Texas appeals court has ruled in favor of a gun-rights activist who had complained that county officials were illegally barring firearms from a public building.Read more »
By ALLEN G. BREED and SHARON COHEN, AP National Writers CHICAGO (AP) 03/15 — It was 1934. Mobsters armed with fully automatic “Tommy guns” had left a trail of bloodstained sidewalks and pockmarked walls across the country,
By JILL COLVIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/11 — President Donald Trump’s plan to combat school shootings will include the creation of a new task force and an effort to “harden”
By ALICE YIN, Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) 03/03 — Michigan legislators and the governor’s office are considering two gun-control proposals: arming trained teachers and removing guns from individuals with mental health symptoms.
By KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/23 — An advocacy group for police officers assigned to secure the nation’s schools has a simple message about arming teachers: Don’t do it.
By CAROLYN THOMPSON, Associated Press 02/22 – In the aftermath of yet another mass school shooting, President Donald Trump says that if one of the victims,
By MARK SCOLFORO, Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) 01/14 — The federal government says grass and guns don’t mix, and that is putting gun owners who use marijuana — and the strongly pro-gun-rights administration of President Donald Trump — in a potentially uncomfortable position.
By MICHAEL CATALINI, Associated Press TRENTON, N.J. (AP) 12/25 — The handgun that Shaneen Allen was carrying when she was pulled over on a New Jersey highway could have sent her to prison for years if not for a pardon from Republican Gov.
By WILL WEISSERT and JIM VERTUNO, Associated Press SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) 11/07 — A former National Rifle Association instructor who grabbed his rifle and ran barefoot across the street to open fire on the gunman who slaughtered 26 people at a small-town Texas church was hailed as a hero Monday,
By JIM VERTUNO, WILL WEISSERT and PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) 11/07 — The gunman who killed 26 people at a small-town Texas church had a history of domestic violence that spanned years before the attack,
By JIM VERTUNO, Associated Press SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) 11/06 — A gunman dressed in black tactical-style gear and armed with an assault rifle opened fire inside a small South Texas church,
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) 10/28 — A South Carolina man remains behind bars after being shot four times in his buttocks while police say he was trying to rob a woman in her home.
By SADIE GURMAN and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) 09/30 — A note found in the car of a man charged with spraying deadly gunfire at a Tennessee church made reference to revenge for a white supremacist’s massacre at a black church in Charleston,Read more »
By The Associated Press NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma man accused of beheading a co-worker was convicted of first-degree murder Friday for the 2014 attack that one witness said was “something that people shouldn’t have to see.”
By KRISTIN M. HALL and JOHN RABY, Associated Press
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) 09/25 — Witnesses and police described a chaotic scene as a masked attacker armed with two guns shot seven people,Read more »
LAPLACE, La. (AP) 09/14 — A Louisiana homeowner has shot and killed a man accused of breaking into his house.
Local news outlets report the 32-year-old told authorities he opened his backdoor after hearing people talking in his yard Tuesday night.
ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 08/27 — More judges are carrying weapons than most people realize, even though attacks on judges remain rare,
PHOENIX (AP) — 08/02 Authorities say an armed customer at a Phoenix drugstore shot and killed a man who was attempting to rob the pharmacy Tuesday night.
By AMY FORLITI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 07/11 — The Minnesota police officer who was acquitted in last year’s fatal shooting of black motorist Philando Castile will receive $48,500 as he leaves the suburban department that employed him at the time of the killing,