The number of people charged with unlawful possession of a firearm rose by about 23 percent in the second quarter of 2017 compared with the same period last year.
Nearly half of Americans who live in a household with a gun share the same sentiment.
A Stanford scholar found that states with concealed carry laws actually experience increases in violent crime.
The mayors call on Congress to oppose legislation that would force states to recognize concealed carry weapon permits from other states.
New research challenges other findings that improvements in trauma care have dramatically improved the survival rate of gunshot victims.
Both Democrats and Republicans largely agree that Congress is unlikely to pass gun control measures, according to a Morning Consult/Politico poll.
People are buying larger-caliber handguns, and they're not for hunting or recreation.
The legislation is a direct response to last week’s shooting in Alexandria, Virginia, at a congressional baseball game practice.
Two Republicans are trying to pass a bill that would allow people in Wisconsin to carry guns without a permit or training.
California will be the first state to completely ban hunting with lead bullets after decades of arguments between hunters, environmentalists and regulators.
American adolescents aged 12 to 19 comprise 90 percent of the yearly emergency room visits.
For the first time, long-term trends in the enactment of gun safety laws can be compared between states. The evidence suggests firearm laws are becoming better at protecting the gun industry from liability rather than protecting the lives of innocent civilians from guns.
ISIS published an article titled "Just Terror Tactics" that, in part, describes how fighters can obtain weapons in the U.S.
Giffords and other Democrats met on Capitol Hill Wednesday, just days after President Trump addressed thousands of NRA members.
A study has found that even those who own guns favor placing restrictions on where law-abiding citizens can carry firearms.
For years, national reciprocity has been a top priority for the National Rifle Association.
Everytown is threatening to hold elected officials responsible for their gun votes during their 2018 election races.
Under a new Arkansas law, colleges will be able to decide whether fans bring guns to athletic events.
A bill recently passed by the House would endanger more vets by removing them from the background check system, the author writes.
Survivors and victims’ families are suing the federal government, claiming it botched Dylann Roof’s gun background check.