REBRANDING CRIME AS PUBLIC HEALTH IS A BAD PRESCRIPTION

There's an article in the New York Times this week about an increase in private funding for research into what the author calls “gun...

OUTSOURCING FROM WITHIN

Arguably the father of modern business and personal success philosophy, Napoleon Hill said, “First comes thought, then organization...

 
 
 

BANKS NOT SHOOTING STRAIGHT WITH TRUTH IN LENDING TO FIREARMS COMPANIES

Editor's Note: This column was published in The Federalist, Thursday, April 17, 2019, and is reprinted here with permission. Citigroup's...

FROM THE COUNTER: ALASKA GUN & AMMO

“From the Counter” is NSSF's timely industry perspectives from firearm retailers across the country. Our goal is to identify and highlight...

 
 
 

SENATE BILL SEEKS TO BRING FREEDOM BACK TO BANKING

Editor's Note: The following opinion column appeared in The Hill on Monday, April 15 and this excerpt is reprinted with permission....

FIREARMS INDUSTRY HEADS TO CAPITOL HILL

Nothing is more influential and more important for lawmakers than to hear directly from their constituents. That's why I couldn't have...

 
 
 

FIRST SHOTS HELPS THE RANGE OF RICHFIELD GROW

The Range of Richfield only recently started hosting NSSF First Shots® events, but already range owner Jim Babiasz has formed some...

NSSF HONORS U.S. REP. SCALISE AS 2018 LEGISLATOR OF THE YEAR

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

 
 
 

MAKING STANDARD MAGAZINES GREAT AGAIN IN CALIFORNIA. FOR NOW

Last Friday, U.S District Judge Roger Benitez answered the existential question of whether a half-loaded magazine was half full or...

MARK BOYADJIAN JOINS NSSF BOARD OF GOVERNORS

NEWTOWN, Conn. - The Board of Governors of the National Shooting Sports Foundation® is pleased to announce that it appointed Mark Boyadjian...

 
 
 

MISSISSIPPI'S NEWEST PUBLIC RANGE SHOWS INDUSTRY, CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS

Recreational shooters in Mississippi are the beneficiaries of the newest public-private partnership that's opening up more public shooting...

20/20 VISION

Vision is incredibly important in every aspect of our lives. That includes our business lives. Indeed, icons in any industry are often...

 
 
 

BEHIND THE FIRING LINE: CENTENNIAL GUN CLUB

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

PERSONAL DEFENSE AMMO CONSIDERATIONS

When we look back to the days when fear was the driving force in gun store sales, perhaps no segment was harder hit than ammunition....

 
 
 

6 TIPS TO ENSURE LADIES' NIGHT SUCCESS

When it comes to attracting female customers, the greatest challenge facing firearms and sporting goods retailers is the intimidation...

EXPANDING SALES TO WOMEN

As women continue to be a growing economic force in the industry today, it's important to take note of the “bigger picture” in marketing...

 
 
 

NSSF APPLAUDS INTRODUCTION OF FREEDOM FINANCING ACT

Legislation Protects Firearms Industry from Corporate Discrimination NEWTOWN, Conn. - The National Shooting Sports Foundation® , the...

SHARK HUNTING

The ABC show “Shark Tank” has earned popularity with viewers of all ages. All different types of audiences appreciate the show, whether...

 
 
 

BEAR DEN STUDY DEMONSTRATES THE CONSERVATION CONTRIBUTIONS OF AMERICA'S FIREARMS INDUSTRY

Today, I wrestled a bear. It wasn't big, just five pounds. Still, it had claws and a whole lot of attitude. I joined the U.S. Fish...

NSSF Q&A: U.S. REP. DOUG COLLINS

Editor's Note: We are pleased to post the latest of our occasional Q&A features with an elected official who supports hunting and the...

 
 
 



NBA playoffs 2019: Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard eliminates Thunder with...

NBA playoffs 2019: Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard eliminates Thunder with Game 5 buzzer beater

Damian Lillard delivered in a big way for the Trail Blazers on Tuesday. Read more ...

Judge sets rules for release of video evidence in Robert Kraft prostitution case

Judge sets rules for release of video evidence in Robert Kraft prostitution case

If the decision stands, the video will eventually be made public. Read more ...

24-year-old Wisconsin man comes forward as $768M Powerball winner

24-year-old Wisconsin man comes forward as $768M Powerball winner

Before winning the lottery jackpot, the man said his biggest financial concern was saving at least $1,000 in his bank account. Read more ...

8 injured as car deliberately hits pedestrians in Sunnyvale

8 injured as car deliberately hits pedestrians in Sunnyvale

Authorities say eight people have been injured after a motorist appeared to deliberately plow into them in Sunnyvale. Read more ...

NFL trade rumors: Seahawks send Frank Clark to Chiefs

NFL trade rumors: Seahawks send Frank Clark to Chiefs

The 25-year-old, slated to earn $17 million in 2019, is coming off his most productive season in which he registered a career-high 13 sacks. Read more ...

NBA playoffs wrap 2019: Raptors, 76ers advance with blowout wins

NBA playoffs wrap 2019: Raptors, 76ers advance with blowout wins

Both sides were upset in Game 1, but won four straight to eliminate their opponents. Read more ...

Prince Louis poses for 1st birthday portraits taken by Duchess Kate

Prince Louis poses for 1st birthday portraits taken by Duchess Kate

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release official portraits of Prince Louis, taken by Duchess Kate, to mark the young royal's first birthday. Read more ...

Harris wants out if Elway doesn't meet contract hopes

Harris wants out if Elway doesn't meet contract hopes

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Denver Broncos star cornerback Chris Harris Jr. told The Associated Press on Tuesday night that he wants to be traded if general manager John Elway doesn't... Read more ...

Murray scored 23 in Nuggets' 108-90 romp of Spurs

Murray scored 23 in Nuggets' 108-90 romp of Spurs

DENVER - Jamal Murray's 23 points led six Nuggets in double figures and Denver routed the San Antonio Spurs 108-90 Tuesday night to move within one win of their first playoff... Read more ...

Sharks rally from down 3 in 3rd, beat Vegas in OT in Game 7

Sharks rally from down 3 in 3rd, beat Vegas in OT in Game 7

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Barclay Goodrow scored 18:19 into overtime to send San Jose into the second round of the playoffs with a wild 5-4 win in Game 7 on Tuesday night. Read more ...