Quantcast
Home » Archives » Guns (Page 2)

GOP congressional candidate wants Americans to fight government tyranny with bazookas

A Republican congressional candidate responded to a mass shooting by suggesting that Americans had a constitutional right to own as powerful weaponry as they can afford. “It is my belief that any, any, any, any weapon that our government and law enforcement possesses ought to be allowed for individuals to…

Minnesota man guns down teen girl after she asks him to stop riding lawnmower in her yard

A Minnesota man who admitted shooting a 17-year-old girl multiple times because she asked him to stop trespassing on his riding lawnmower has been charged with attempted first-degree murder. According to a criminal complaint obtained by The Associated Press, 40-year-old Chad Pickering shot the 17-year-old girl in the chest, right…

California 80-year-old satisfied after gunning down fleeing pregnant home intruder

An 80-year-old Long Beach man could be facing charges after admitting he shot a home intruder twice in the back, killing her, as she ran away and despite the fact that she told him she was pregnant. Tom Greer returned to his home Tuesday to find it being ransacked by…

WATCH: Iowa deputy accidentally fires gun into car after driver suffers medical emergency

An Iowa sheriff’s deputy accidentally fired his gun into the car of a man who suffered an apparent medical incident while driving. Another driver called 911 shortly before 6 p.m. Sunday to report a vehicle speeding and swerving all over Highway 141, reported KCCI-TV. “He’s over the yellow line again,…

Colorado theater gunman’s lawyers challenge firearms analysis

Lawyers defending accused theater gunman James Holmes challenged the reliability of firearms analysis on Wednesday, despite conceding that their client was solely responsible for the 2012 massacre that killed 12 moviegoers. In a hearing before Arapahoe County District Court Judge Carlos Samour, public defenders sought to have expert ballistics testimony…

Tennessee woman pulls gun in Walmart parking lot when asked to drive slower

A woman in Rutherford County, Tennessee was arrested Tuesday after she allegedly brandished a gun at a man who told her to stop speeding through a Walmart parking lot. Murfreesboro’s WGNS radio reported that 37-year-old Angela Scruggs was charged with aggravated assault for reportedly pointing the weapon and telling Jason…

Rifle-toting birthers at JFK murder site rebuke ‘foreigners’ and ‘sexually-charged’ women

Supporters of open carry gun laws rallied over the weekend by bringing assault-style rifles and other types of firearms to Dealey Plaza, the site of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination. In a video posted to YouTube, activists explain that they return to Dealey Plaza in Dallas each month to exercise…

ND woman accidentally shoots herself while trying to scare off intruder

A North Dakota woman accidentally shot herself last week while trying to scare away an intruder. Kristina Moberg found a man trying to pry open the screen door to her Grafton home about 11 a.m. July 15, while her husband was at work, reported KVLY-TV. She grabbed a gun in…

AL man accidentally kills girlfriend while playing with gun on trampoline with infant

An Alabama man has been charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of his girlfriend earlier this month. Raphiel Quinnie, of Mobile, was playing on a trampoline July 14 with Selena Edwards and the couple’s infant daughter when the gun accidentally fired, the man’s mother told The Press-Register. “I believe…

TX man shoots self hitching up shorts in store: ‘It’s dangerous to stick a gun in your pants’

A Texas man was wounded Friday afternoon after accidentally shooting himself during a trip to a convenience store. Police said Jason Bryant, who held a concealed carry permit, went into the store in Orange, where the gun discharged as he pulled up his shorts, reported the Longview News-Journal. “He walked…

Google+