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Poll: Percentage Of Americans Who Believe Having A Gun At Home Makes It Safer Has Doubled

Apparently, between 2000 and 2006 less than half of Americans said having a gun made them feel safer, but since 2006, the percentage in favor of having a firearm in the house has been slowly increasing.

11/13/2014

A BB gun modeled after an assault rifle. (Credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Law Indicates BB Gun Is No Toy

Does the law treat a bb gun more like a toy or more like a weapon?

09/24/2014

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Deadly Shooting Of 3-Year-Old In Philadelphia Has Officials Calling For Action

District Attorney Seth Williams and other officials held a press conference to bring attention to a bill sitting in the state House and Senate.

08/20/2014

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Taking Your Legal Gun To Work

if you have, or are planning to get, a permit to carry a concealed weapon, does your employer have the right to tell you you can’t carry it to work?

08/14/2014

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Franklin & Marshall Campus Police To Carry Guns Starting This Fall

The private liberal-arts college of about 2,400 students in Lancaster announced the new policy Tuesday, one day after trustees approved it.

06/10/2014

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Chipotle: Don’t Bring Guns In Our Stores

Chipotle is asking customers not to bring firearms into its stores after it says gun rights advocates brought military-style assault rifles into one of its restaurants in Texas.

05/19/2014

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39 Arrested, More Than 13,000 Bags Of Heroin Recovered In New Castle County Drug Bust

The officers conducted a five day operation, resulting in the arrest 39 people and the seizure of more than 13,000 bags of heroin.

04/03/2014

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Knicks Guard Raymond Felton Arreted On Gun Charges

New York police say Knicks point guard Raymond Felton has been arrested on three counts of criminal possession of a weapon.

02/25/2014

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It’s The Bill Of Rights, Not The Bill Of Needs

So, why is okay for a state to restrict your right to protect yourself in public?

02/14/2014

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Research Claims Access To A Firearm Significantly Ups Risk Of Suicide, Homicide

A new study suggests people who have access to a gun are three times more likely to commit suicide and nearly twice as likely to be murdered.

01/31/2014

Clayton’s Hunting and Fishing in Horsham. (credit: Michelle Durham)

Pa. Universities Say New Weapons Policy Needs Work

A proposed policy to allow weapons in limited areas of the 14-campus Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education needs more work and won’t go before the system’s board later this month, officials said Thursday.

01/10/2014

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Stricter Sentences Coming For Straw Purchasers

A Philadelphia man and drug addict was sentenced to at least two years in prison this week for buying guns for his drug dealer last year.

12/15/2013

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Medical Research Addresses Gun Violence

Medical researchers have identified a very small population being subject to most gun violence, which may help tackle the issue.

11/19/2013

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New Castle Police Investigation Leads To Discovery Of A Firearm, Drugs And 3 Arrests

New Castle County Police arrested three individuals for drug and weapon offenses after they received information from a concerned citizen about possible drug activity taking place at a home in the community of Belvedere.

10/28/2013

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Police: Building Engineer Brought Numerous Weapons To Philadelphia School, Prompting Lockdown

Police say a Philadelphia building engineer at Lincoln High School who had been evicted from his home apparently drove to work, leaving two rifles, two handguns and ammo inside his car.

09/23/2013

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