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It's 2018 and People Are Wearing Bullet Crowns and Praying with Their AR-15s
Everything is fine.
Is the AR-15 a 'Weapon of War'?
A key court ruling this week may encourage more states to ban assault weapons.
Americans Stocked up on Assault Rifles Before Election Day
With anxiety swirling about Hillary Clinton's expected win in the presidential race, gun dealers reported a spike in sales of assault weapons.
California Gun Owners Are Lashing Out Against New Firearms Laws
The tough new state laws start rolling out next year, but many gun owners say they simply won't comply.
Paul von Zielbauer
The States Where You Can Buy Assault Rifles but Not Medical Weed
America is almost as weird about pot as it is about gun laws.
How Orlando Mourned Victims of the Pulse Massacre Last Night
"We're not afraid."
America Is Stuck with Assault Weapons
Despite the pleas of gun control advocates, it doesn't seem likely that the country will do much to prevent another Orlando.
Cooking Bacon on the Barrel of Your Gun Is the Most American Thing Ever
Gun enthusiasts are taking to YouTube to show off their favorite new culinary appliance for cooking up a few bacon strips: assault rifles. This is the new face of patriotism.
The Cartel Gunsmiths
A homebrew gun club for a rising Mexican gang used maker-style milling tech to produce AR-15s from scratch. Was it a one-off novelty, or an omen?
Forensic Psychiatrists Weigh in on What the Ramblings in the Colorado Theater Shooter's Journal Mean
There are explicit plans to murder people in James Holmes's journal. But does any of the material suggest the guy behind the Aurora murders is "not guilty by reason of insanity"?
The World's Most Famous Assault Rifle Is Getting Rebranded
The AK-47 is possibly the most recognizable weapon on earth, and it's getting a new logo and ad campaign.
I Got Caught Up in Tribal Warfare in Papua New Guinea
The hills I lived in have seen countless battles over the last few thousand years. With weapons made of stone and wood, victory relied on skill, but didn't always result in the death of the enemy. Assault rifles will change everything.
Sam Nallen Copley