ILLINOIS TRAGEDY RAISES SERIOUS QUESTIONS ABOUT RECORD CHECKS

In the wake of the criminal shooting in Aurora, Ill., state agencies are already identifying the gaps in the system that allowed a...

IT'S NOT ABOUT NEW LAWS; IT'S ABOUT IMPLEMENTING THE ONES WE HAVE

The murders in Aurora, Illinois, reveal the inability or unwillingness of many in authority to ensure that our existing laws are working....

 
 
 

EQUITY FINANCING: WHERE FOR ART THOU?

I recently discussed different methods to look at financing various business situations. Debt financing, while possibly difficult to...

BIRCHWOOD CASEY JOINS OFFICIAL SUPPORTERS OF NSSF'S FIRST SHOTS PROGRAM

NEWTOWN, Conn. - The National Shooting Sports Foundation® , the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce...

 
 
 

BEHIND THE FIRING LINE: RTSP RANDOLPH

Welcome to NSSF's column for firearms range owners, managers and staff. “Behind the Firing Line” works to recognize ranges that have...

THE AMERICAN DREAM IS ALIVE AND WELL

The American Dream is alive and well. I have long felt this is the case. So, I was heartened to see support for a point of view that...

 
 
 

THE PS OF PLANNING

The letter P seems to be a recurring one in business literature. We hear about the “Four Ps” of marketing, the “Seven Ps” of sales...

WORKING TO PREVENT TRAGEDIES VS. WAITING TO EXPLOIT THEM

Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi has made no secret about her desire for more gun restrictions. She has prepared...

 
 
 

SAAMI ANNOUNCES ACCEPTANCE OF THE 350 LEGEND CARTRIDGE

NEWTOWN, Conn. - The Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers' Institute® , the firearms and ammunition industry's technical standards-setting...

BIASED STUDY EXAMINES FLAWED DATA FOR PRE-DETERMINED CONCLUSION

A new study published in the journal Pediatrics argues that there has been an increase in firearm-related mortality among young children,...

 
 
 
 
 
 

41ST SHOT SHOW KICKS OFF AT SANDS EXPO IN LAS VEGAS

The world's largest trade show for target shooting, hunting, outdoor and law enforcement products injects more than $88 million to...

BASS PRO SHOPS NAMED ‘DON'T LIE FOR THE OTHER GUY' CORPORATE RETAILER OF THE YEAR

NSSF, Retailers Emphasize ‘Don't Lie for the Other Guy' LAS VEGAS - The National Shooting Sports Foundation® , the trade association...

 
 
 

SHOT SHOW SPONSORS IN THE SPOTLIGHT

NEWTOWN, Conn. - With just a few days to go before the opening of the 2019 SHOT Show, the National Shooting Sports Foundation® extends...

INMATE SURVEY: CRIMINALS BREAK THE LAW TO OBTAIN GUNS

A new government survey of prison inmates shows what the industry already knows to be true. Criminals rarely obtain their firearms...

 
 
 

SO LONG, AU REVOIR, AUF WIEDERSEHEN, GOV. MALLOY

As Governor of Connecticut, Dannel Malloy seemed to excel at being disliked. Public opinion data from Morning Consult on the popularity...

NSSF HUNTING HERITAGE GRANT PROGRAM NOW OPEN FOR APPLICATION

NEWTOWN, Conn. - The National Shooting Sports Foundation® , the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce...

 
 
 

PAUL CHARTIER, TOM GRESHAM JOIN NSSF'S BOARD OF GOVERNORS

NEWTOWN, Conn. - The National Shooting Sports Foundation® , the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce...

FIREARMS INDUSTRY OPPOSES ASSAULT WEAPONS BAN

NEWTOWN, Conn. - The National Shooting Sports Foundation® , the trade association for the firearms and ammunition, today announced...

 
 
 



Coast Guard officer accused of stockpiling weapons for planned attack

Coast Guard officer accused of stockpiling weapons for planned attack

Federal agents arrested a self-proclaimed white nationalist and lieutenant in the Coast Guard on gun and drug charges, accusing him of plotting a massive domestic terror attack... Read more ...

Smollett charged with filing false police report

Smollett charged with filing false police report

CHICAGO - “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett was charged Wednesday with making a false police report when he said he was attacked in downtown Chicago by two men who hurled racist... Read more ...

'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett accused of filing false police report

'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett accused of filing false police report

Jussie Smollett is accused of filing a false police report, a felony, according to Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi. Read more ...

New York Times responds to Trump's attack: 'It's not just false, it's dangerous'

New York Times responds to Trump's attack: 'It's not just false, it's dangerous'

The New York Times publisher recently spoke with President Trump about this very issue during an Oval Office interview, who responded by claiming that he thinks he is a great... Read more ...

Waukesha father died with two children he tried saving from fire

Waukesha father died with two children he tried saving from fire

A Waukesha father died along with two of his children he was trying to save from a burning home, a relative confirmed to WISN 12 News. Read more ...

Zion Williamson's shoe exploded and he appeared to injure his knee in first...

Zion Williamson's shoe exploded and he appeared to injure his knee in first minute against North Carolina

Zion Williamson injured his knee just 33 seconds into Wednesday night's highly anticipated game against rival North Carolina. Williamson tried to cut with the basketball and... Read more ...

Justice Department preparing for Mueller report as early as next week

Justice Department preparing for Mueller report as early as next week

The Justice Department preparations are the clearest indication yet that Mueller is nearly done with his almost two-year investigation. Read more ...

Fire in old part of Bangladesh's capital kills at least 69

Fire in old part of Bangladesh's capital kills at least 69

DHAKA, Bangladesh - A devastating fire raced through buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital and killed at least 69 people, officials and witnesses said Thursday... Read more ...

Chicago Police: Jussie Smollett Under Suspicion Of Filing False Police Report

Chicago Police: Jussie Smollett Under Suspicion Of Filing False Police Report

The investigation into the alleged attack against actor Jussie Smollett has taken another turn. The "Empire" actor had claimed he was the victim of a racist and homophobic... Read more ...

Officer says he followed ‘the trail of soda' to catch man who stole...

Officer says he followed ‘the trail of soda' to catch man who stole 18-wheeler Pepsi truck

Police said it wasn't difficult to track down the 45-year-old suspect. Read more ...