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.
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.
It was a Republican legislator's third attempt to have Louisiana join 12 other states that don't require permits.
ISIS published an article titled "Just Terror Tactics" that, in part, describes how fighters can obtain weapons in the U.S.
The number of firearms offenses has fallen from a high of 24,094 in 2004 to 7,866 in 2015.
After the worst mass shooting in U.S history, McConnell said he was open to suggestions from experts on legislation that could address the problem.
The conservative justice wrote the landmark decision in 2008 that recognized the Second Amendment as an individual right to bear arms.
Ray Fryberg Jr. sentenced for illegally possessing guns, one of which his son Jaylen used to kill four classmates.
All dealers selling guns—whether at shows, in flea markets, on the Internet—are required to get licenses and run background checks on buyers.
No right is unlimited. A well-regulated militia does not include enemies of the state.
The recent slew of mass shootings may have contributed to a spike in gun sales.
A gunman opened fire at Umpqua Community College in Oregon earlier on Thursday.
A Seattle court found him guilty of illegally owning guns, one of which his son used to kill four friends and himself.
The Transportation Security Administration says a weekly record was set earlier this month.
There is an easy solution to America's arguments about gun control, but the childish extremists on both sides need to leave the room.
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