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Gun scare at Houston hospital turns out to be false alarm - Hospital staff, patients, and visitors wait for the all clear from authorities during a gun scare. (Photo: ABC 13) Despite multiple calls Tuesday afternoon about an active shooter at a Houston hospital, police say it was a false alarm. Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said during a press conference that after two full searches of every floor in the hospital, authorities found no evidence of either a shooting having occurred or anyo...

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Court stands behind Maryland’s ‘assault weapon’ ban - Supporters of gun control demonstrate at a rally in 2013 at the Maryland State House. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images via Washington Post) A 10-4 panel of the U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday upheld Maryland’s 2013 Firearms Safety Act, stating the Second Amendment doesn’t protect a right to “weapons of war.” In a mammoth 116-page decision handed down this week, the court found the law banning certain semi-automatic firearms and l...

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Grandparents charged after grandson gets gun, shoots 8-year-old brother

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USPS unveils commemorative JFK stamps - This iconic photo of John F. Kennedy was taken while he was campaigning for president in Seattle in 1960. (Photo: Ted Spiegel) The backdrop for the stamps features a reproduction of an oil painting created by Aaron Shikler in 1970. (Photo: White House Historical Association) During a ceremony in Boston Monday, Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan dedicated a commemorative stamp featuring President John F. Kennedy. Kennedy was born nearly 100 years ago,...

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French military training eagles to kill drones (VIDEOS) - For the past year, a military unit in France has trained golden eagles from chicks to adult to be single-purpose drone assassins. As noted in the above Euronews video, the birds were introduced to the remote control hobby copters at an early age and trained to view them as prey. Once they snatch the copter out of the sky and bring it back, they pick up their reward of fresh meat. Agence France-Presse reports the four eagles are named...

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Why we want to be Degroat Tactical’s new best friend (VIDEOS)

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Book Review: ‘No Better Friend’ by Robert Weintraub - No Better Friend centers around the life of an English Pointer named Judy who is adopted into the British military during WWII, becoming both a mascot and friend to the troops aboard Brit gunboats.  After many early military adventures, Judy crosses paths with Flight Technician Frank William in a Pacific internment camp and their time together defines both of their lives. While Judy never developed a penchant as a hunting dog, her forte ...

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Three assumptions about everyday carry I hear all the time - In my work as a firearms instructor, there are three assumptions I’ve found to be common among concealed carry licensees and applicants.  Every week, I know I’ll hear various renditions of each one of these. While these assumptions (and more importantly the behaviors that follow) generally serve the gun owner where convenience is concerned, they could also result in needless death or injury the day they find themselves the target ...

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Riots rock Swedish capital days after Trump comments - Firefighters attend to cars smoking after being set on fire during riots in a Stockholm suburb (Photo: Reuters) Riots broke out Monday in a predominantly immigrant neighborhood in a suburb of Swedish capital Stockholm, just days after President Donald Trump criticized the immigration policy in Sweden. The Washington Post reports the riots erupted in the neighborhood of Rinkeby, which was also the scene of riots in 2010 and 2013, after S...

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Alabama press conference held to support tougher gun laws - Members of the Outcast Voters League and Rep. John Rogers hold a press conference about gun laws in Alabama (Photo: Ivana Hrynkiw/AL.com) Birmingham organization the Outcast Voters League and State Rep. John Rogers held a press conference yesterday to propose stricter gun laws in Alabama. AL.com reports OVL President Frank Matthews was there to push a proposed piece of legislation known as the Sheri Williams Mandatory Gun Changes A...
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