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Gun industry gathers amid slumping sales, rising tensions

Jan 19, 2020

The gun industry is gathering in Las Vegas for its annual trade show amid slumping sales and an uncertain political landscape

18-year-old shot at Texas high school basketball game dies

Jan 19, 2020

Police say an 18-year-old who was shot during a high school basketball game in Dallas has died

A look at expected participants in Virginia gun rally

Jan 19, 2020

State officials and U.S. hate-monitoring groups are warning about the potential for violence ahead of a gun-rights rally in Virginia that's expected to draw a mix of militias, firearms advocates and white supremacists to Richmond

US seeks to deport Honduran mom, sick children to Guatemala

Jan 19, 2020

The U.S. government says it will deport a Honduran mother and her two sick children, both of whom are currently hospitalized, to Guatemala as soon as it can get them medically cleared to travel

Officer shoots robbery suspect outside Atlanta mall

Jan 19, 2020

Authorities say a police sergeant foiled an armed robbery and shot one of the suspects outside of one of Atlanta's largest malls

Boy arrested after shooting that killed 4 in small Utah town

Jan 18, 2020

Police say a boy opened fire inside a home, killing three children and a woman.

ICE ups ante in standoff with NYC: 'This is not a request'

Jan 19, 2020

Federal immigration officials are turning to a new tactic in the fight over New York City's so-called sanctuary policies

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

Jan 19, 2020

An unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia

Pumps acquired to help drain lake, ease pressure on dam

Jan 18, 2020

Pumps to help take some of the pressure off a dam that's perilously close to failing are on site to help drain Oktibbeha County Lake

Report: Oregon marijuana sales 420% stronger near Idaho

Jan 18, 2020

Idaho residents are purchasing pot in Oregon because it is illegal in Idaho.

Tennessee governor wants to amend day that honors KKK leader

Jan 18, 2020

State law requires Tennessee to honor Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest.

Man rescued, cited after rappelling into Yellowstone canyon

Jan 18, 2020

Yellowstone National Park officials say a 55-year-old Indiana man had to be rescued after he rappelled into the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River and then could not climb back up

Man arrested in shooting of 13 people at Chicago house party

Jan 18, 2020

Chicago police say a man has been charged with attempted murder in a December shooting at a house party that left 13 people wounded

Hoverboarding dentist convicted of Medicaid fraud in Alaska

Jan 18, 2020

An Alaska dentist, who gained notoriety after he was seen in a video riding a hoverboard and pulling teeth, was convicted of defrauding the Alaska Medicaid program

Man kills grizzly in self-defense, keeps claws as a memento

Jan 18, 2020

Montana man said he was mad that the bear was going to eat him.