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A string of high-profile crimes involving untraceable firearms has authorities on edge. Says one federal agent: “We have no way of knowing what’s out there."
The big-box retailer was slammed by some gun owners for its decision to nix the popular rifle from its stock. But one industry veteran says it’s no surprise.
The Business of Guns
Did Texas Law Shield pressure gun owners into buying dubious legal coverage against criminal charges?
He's at least the second driver to part ways with the company after violating its recent gun ban.
A new ATF report paints a "broader picture of the state of firearms commerce in the United States today."
It's hard to get the go-ahead to legally own a gun in the Big Apple. These consultants tell their clients they’ll make it easier, for a fee.
How the retail giant set the industry standard for safe gun sales.
Guns stores from three suburbs named in a new lawsuit provided nearly 20 percent of crime guns recovered in the city.
Despite their popularity with police and civilian populations, the rounds are banned in international warfare by the Hague Convention.
Arrowhead Pawn Shop was once named a top exporter of crime guns.
The Obama administration keeps blocking the import of nearly a million vintage American-made rifles. But lawmakers aren't ready to lay down arms.
A domestic manufacturer steps in after geopolitics halt the import of the Russian rifle.
How the tiny village of Cherrydale, Va., became the target of tremendous ire from gun-rights activists.
Organizers of the two-day weapons fair promise gun buyers "no paperwork, no infringement."
Smart guns have been in development for decades, but the technology still has to overcome extreme skepticism from gun buyers—and law enforcement may be the key.