No students or staff were harmed in the explosion, but the blast reduced much of a block to rubble and left residents rattled.
Robert Findlay Smith, 70, was charged Friday with murdering three people at a church in Vestavia Hills, Alabama.
Confirming Steve Dettelbach is crucial to ensuring the robust implementation and enforcement of gun regulations and laws, and finally leading the agency into the 21st century in its efforts to stop gun trafficking.
Neither the president nor the newly nominated ATF director want to take your guns away and there is no such thing as a gun registry.
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives issued a notice of license revocation to a Nevada-based company, which was sued by a gun safety group.
Users on social media were both horrified and entertained by the notion of reporting their exes for illegal activity on Valentine's Day.
Police have increased patrols and federal investigators have been called in after 13 fires were ignited overnight in Tacoma.
A five-alarm fire in December destroyed most of the North Carolina center.
Investigators are working to determine what causes a fire in a residential building that killed eight children and four adults in Philadelphia on Wednesday.
A challenge is on appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court, coming from a failed attempt to overturn the ban at the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver.
On Tuesday, Los Angeles became the latest among major California cities to ban the controversial weapons.
The Biden administration withdrew Chipman's nomination to lead the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
McLaurin followed the officers' vehicle because he believed it was filled with rival gang members, according to a criminal complaint.
Wednesday morning's shooting comes after 100 people were shot in Chicago over the Fourth of July weekend.
The audit report urged the Justice Department to "carefully reassess" the lack of body cameras and take steps to implement their use.
The Georgia Republican's bill would require the ATF to auction off all confiscated firearms and ammunition.
"As ATF director, if I'm confirmed, I would simply enforce the laws on the books and right now there is no such ban on those guns," Chipman said
As James Madison observed in Federalist no. 46, tyrannical governments invariably "are afraid to trust the people with arms."
The Indianapolis police stated the shooter legally obtained those weapons, according to a search by the ATF.
Chipman spent 25 years as an ATF agent and currently works as a policy adviser for a group advocating stricter gun laws.
A coalition of 18 attorneys general asked U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland to end a loophole that "allows unserialized ghost guns to be bought and sold without oversight" on Monday.
"He was present when the bomb went off and he perished in the bombing," authorities said Sunday afternoon.
"Due to impact on an AT&T transformer in the area, some of our stores are experiencing temporary internet outages," a Walmart spokesperson said on Saturday, in the wake of the Nashville Christmas Day blast.
"It looks like a bomb went off," Nashville Mayor John Cooper said.
Authorities evacuated the surrounding block and a mall nearby due to the potential threat.
The status of Chuck Canterbury, a former national president of the Fraternal Order of Police, had been in limbo for months after a number of conservatives disapproved of his nomination by President Donald Trump to lead the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives last year.
"She became consumed with the Columbine and Oklahoma killings," the Hillsborough County sheriff said.
"If you asked most Americans whether they believe there are standards in place to secure weapons in gun shops, I would suspect most Americans would say yes," Congressman Joe Morelle told Newsweek.