Philadelphia Joins Lawsuit Suing US Defense DepartmentThe suit hopes to force the department to do a better job of reporting the criminal history of service members seeking to buy guns.
House Passes Bill Loosening Gun RestrictionsThe House of Representatives approved legislation Wednesday loosening gun regulations and allowing those with permits to carry concealed weapons to legally travel with those firearms to other states, a top priority of the National Rifle Association.
Local Officials Push Back On NRA-Backed Concealed Gun LegislationThe Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act would require states to honor a concealed carry permit issued by another state, even if that state has stricter requirements for getting a permit.
3 Million Americans Carry A Handgun Daily, Study SaysResearchers found that nearly a quarter of the respondents had carried their handgun in public within the last month.
Walmart Apologizes For Sign Marketing Guns As Back-To-School ItemsWalmart has condemned a display inside one of its stores that appeared to market firearms as back-to-school items. The company said Wednesday it was working to identify which of its stores put up the exhibit.
New Jersey Gun Buyback Produces Record ResultsState and federal officials sat down in Newark this week to map out efforts to divide an increased enforcement program.
Legislatures OK Bill That Could Allow Guns On School GroundsPennsylvania's Senate is advancing legislation that would set ground rules for school districts that allow employees to possess a gun on school grounds.
Congress Blocks Rule Barring Mentally Impaired From GunsThe regulation was crafted as part of President Barack Obama's efforts to strengthen the federal background check system in the wake of the 2012 massacre of 20 young students and six staff at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Zeoli Show Log 01.09.17Rich discussed Meryl Streep's controversial Golden Globes acceptance speech, Donald Trump's response and a new Jersey law allowing adoptees access to birth records. He also discussed guns at airports,Melinda Byerley's half-assed apology and more. Rich spoke with Kelly Johnston regarding Obamacare being dismantled by Congress at 4pm.
Police: Gun Range Employee Accidentally Shot Himself In The HandA gun range employee was hospitalized after police say he accidentally shot himself in the hand in New Jersey.
Gun Locks Sent to Eagles Linemen For Use On Christmas GiftsAfter news spread that Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz purchased shotguns for his offensive line this Christmas, a Pennsylvania gun violence intervention group sent the men a gift of their own.
Colorado School District To Allow Teachers To Carry GunsA rural Colorado school district decided to allow its teachers and other school staff to carry guns on campus to protect students.