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GOP candidate for NJ Senate: ‘Get your gun’ if my opponent knocks on your door

A Republican candidate for the New Jersey state Senate suggested to a group of gun rights activists they should grab their weapons if his Democratic opponent knocked on their doors. Atlantic County Sheriff Frank Balles was addressing the New Jersey Second Amendment Society on Oct. 7 when he started discussing…

Members of white supremacist family arrested on weapons charges at Arizona ranch

Two members of a purported white supremacist family who apparently once tried to set up a whites-only nation were arrested Monday in a weapons raid on their central Arizona ranch. Federal authorities said they were tipped off that Kirby Kehoe, 65, had a weapons cache on his 40-acre property near…

AR-15 rifle and ammo still missing after theft from off-duty cop’s vehicle

Authorities in southwest Ohio are investigating the theft of a semiautomatic rifle from an off-duty police officer’s vehicle. A Bushmaster AR-15 rifle, two ammunition magazines, a laptop and a camera with lenses were stolen overnight on Oct. 4 from an Oxford police officer’s unmarked vehicle, reported WLWT-TV. Butler County sheriff’s…

Ted Cruz: Obama will ‘start quartering soldiers in people’s homes soon’

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) on Friday said that President Barack Obama was trying to violate all of the Bill of Rights and would “start quartering soldiers in people’s homes soon.” Speaking to the Values Voter Summit in Washington, D.C., Cruz told the audience that the country was facing “extraordinary times.”…

Kentucky woman accused of shooting half-sister in the head over Facebook feud

Investigators say a northern Kentucky woman shot her half-sister in the head Wednesday afternoon over a Facebook feud. The Mason County sheriff told WLEX-TV the women had been arguing on the social media site prior to the shooting, but investigators still aren’t sure what the dispute was about. The sheriff…

New Hampshire grandmother shot to death by state troopers during traffic stop

A New Hampshire grandmother was shot to death by state troopers earlier this week during a traffic stop. The state attorney general’s office released a statement Wednesday revealing new details about events that led to the fatal shooting of 45-year-old Wendy Lawrence, reported the Concord Monitor. The Canterbury woman was…

Arizona man accidentally shoots and kills girlfriend while hugging her

An Arizona woman died on Tuesday after being accidentally shot and killed by her boyfriend while the couple was hugging. Phoenix police said that the 18-year-old man was embracing his 24-year-old girlfriend at a home on Tuesday morning when the gun he was wearing in his waistband went off, according…

8-year-old suspended from Florida school for using fingers as gun during game

An 8-year-old Florida boy was suspended from school for pretending to use his finger as a gun. Bonnie Bennett told WKMG-TV that her son was suspended Friday from Harmony Community School in Osceola County after playing cops and robbers with another student. “There was nothing in his hand,” Bennett said.…

Republican rep. shouts 9/11 ‘Let’s roll!’ battlecry before anti-Obamacare vote

A Republican House member from Texas says that he was echoing cries made by Americans who died on United Flight 93 during the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks when he shouted “Let’s roll” before the vote to delay President Barack Obama’s health care reform law over the weekend. According to the…

Texas store owner guns down man who tries to leave without paying for beer

A Texas store owner was charged with murder over the weekend after he fatally shot a man who was allegedly walking out without paying for beer. According to Corpus Christi police, the unnamed 39-year old victim was shot multiple times — including at least one blast to the head —…

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