In wake of Vegas shooting, Gov. Snyder orders flag lowering - Gears Of Biz

Gears Of BizIn wake of Vegas shooting, Gov. Snyder orders flag loweringGears Of Biz“This event in Las Vegas could result in increased demand near-term for firearms as people are concerned about personal safety”, Dionisio said. A billboard out front with a busty woman wielding a machine gun advertises the “ultimate shooting experience”.and more »

Party Of Death? - Blog for Iowa (blog)

Party Of Death?Blog for Iowa (blog)As quickly as the news spread about the massacre in Las Vegas came the almost automated warnings from politicians on the NRA “donation” list that “now is not the time to politicize guns.” When then? Is it not yet time to start talking about the deaths ...and more »

The frightening power and huge amount of money of the NRA: why America's gun culture won't change - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.auThe frightening power and huge amount of money of the NRA: why America's gun culture won't changeNEWS.com.auYET another massacre and yet more lives lost at the hands of a heavily armed madman. It's unlikely things will change in America — and this group is to blame. AFP. News Corp Australia NetworkOctober 7, 20178:12pm. Video; Image ...and more »

Why a Congressional Ban on Bump Stocks Is Unlikely - The Atlantic

The AtlanticWhy a Congressional Ban on Bump Stocks Is UnlikelyThe AtlanticSubscribe to The Atlantic's Politics & Policy Daily, a roundup of ideas and events in American politics. Just when it seemed that even the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history could not shake the immovable stalemate over gun rights in Congress, a ...and more »

Suddenly, White House and NRA open to (a little) gun control - DeathRattleSports.com

DeathRattleSports.comSuddenly, White House and NRA open to (a little) gun controlDeathRattleSports.comWASHINGTON (AP) — The National Rifle Association joined the Trump administration and top congressional Republicans Thursday in a swift and surprising embrace of a restriction on Americans' guns, though a narrow one: to regulate the “bump stock” ...and more »

Trump Visiting Las Vegas To Meet With Shooting Survivors, Law Enforcement - DeathRattleSports.com

DeathRattleSports.comTrump Visiting Las Vegas To Meet With Shooting Survivors, Law EnforcementDeathRattleSports.comMcCabe was speaking Wednesday at a cybersecurity forum in Boston. People like Info Wars' notorious host Alex Jones claimed that the school was not operational, and that mass shootings in general are created as sob stories to promote the anti-gun agenda ...and more »

NRA Backs Regulation Of Bump Stocks, As Some Republicans Support A Ban - Gears Of Biz

Gears Of BizNRA Backs Regulation Of Bump Stocks, As Some Republicans Support A BanGears Of BizSen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., seen at a Senate hearing earlier this year, said he has “no problem” banning bump stocks. J. Scott Applewhite/AP. hide caption. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., seen at a Senate hearing earlier this year, said he has “no problem” ...and more »

NRA says it supports regulations on bump stocks - Longview News-Journal

Longview News-JournalNRA says it supports regulations on bump stocksLongview News-JournalWASHINGTON (AP) — The National Rifle Association says the "bump stocks" device that the Las Vegas shooter used to turn semi-automatic rifles into fully automated weapons should be "subject to additional regulations." In a statement on Thursday, the ...and more »

AP FACT CHECK: GOP questions on bump stocks ignore details - Daily Mail

Daily MailAP FACT CHECK: GOP questions on bump stocks ignore detailsDaily MailWASHINGTON (AP) - It's not every day - or every year or every decade - you see Republicans raising questions about whether Democrats were tough enough on gun control when they were in power. Such is the case now as political debate stirs over a ...and more »

We need to stop worshipping guns - Frederick News Post

We need to stop worshipping gunsFrederick News PostI wish more Americans could say the same, because our culture has become far too coarse and violent. Guns are at the heart of the problem, a defining characteristic of America's global image as a developed nation still stuck in the Wild West. I am not ...and more »

WHY?... NOW WHAT? - Scottsbluff Star Herald

WHY?... NOW WHAT?Scottsbluff Star HeraldGreg would like us to use some art… “I was thinking if AP had the photo of the assault rifles lying on the floor of the hotel room in Vegas.” WHY?... NOW WHAT? GREG AWTRY. greg.awtry@starherald.com. The massacre in Las Vegas has Americans ...and more »

America's guns - Stabroek News

America's gunsStabroek NewsThe massacre in Las Vegas that has left 58 dead and more than 500 injured, will inevitably reopen the Sisyphean debate on America's obsession with firearms. With 4.4 per cent of the world's population, the US contains more than 300 million private ...and more »

Las Vegas shooting spurs legislation to ban bump stocks - Gears Of Biz

Gears Of BizLas Vegas shooting spurs legislation to ban bump stocksGears Of BizThe deadly Las Vegas shooting has lawmakers, and even the National Rifle Association, suggesting some changes could be made regarding gun control. KIRK SIEGLER, BYLINE: On the Vegas Strip just next door to the Mandalay Bay Casino where the ...and more »

US pro-gun group agrees to curb on gun device after Las Vegas shooting - DeathRattleSports.com

US pro-gun group agrees to curb on gun device after Las Vegas shootingDeathRattleSports.comWASHINGTON, Oct. 5 (Xinhua) — The most prominent U.S. gun lobby group on Thursday said it agrees to placing restriction on a device that accelerates gunfire, after a version of it was discovered in the arsenal of Las Vegas killer Stephen Paddock, who ...and more »

GOP senators call on ATF for new bump fire stock guidance - KVIA El Paso

KVIA El PasoGOP senators call on ATF for new bump fire stock guidanceKVIA El PasoAt least 12 of the weapons found in Stephen Paddock's Las Vegas hotel room were outfitted with bump stocks, which allowed the semi-automatic weapons to mimic the gunfire of automatic ones. GOP senators call on ATF for new bump fire stock guidance ...and more »

Is NRA move to regulate 'bump stocks' real or a ruse? - messenger-inquirer

Is NRA move to regulate 'bump stocks' real or a ruse?messenger-inquirerATLANTA -- When the National Rifle Association urged the government to revisit whether "bump stocks" should be restricted, it immediately raised eyebrows. Why would the nation's leading gun-rights organization, not known for compromise, be willing to ...and more »

The passionate but wrong gun control debate - mySanAntonio.com

mySanAntonio.comThe passionate but wrong gun control debatemySanAntonio.comWindows are broken at the Mandalay Bay resort and casino on Tuesday in Las Vegas. Authorities said Stephen Craig Paddock broke the windows and began firing with a cache of weapons, killing dozens and injuring hundreds. less. Windows are broken at ...and more »

Gun stores say Paddock raised no red flags during buying spree - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalGun stores say Paddock raised no red flags during buying spreeLas Vegas Review-JournalStephen Paddock, the gunman in the mass shooting on the Las Vegas Strip, bought two rifles and a handgun at Discount Firearms & Ammo LLC in Las Vegas in 2016. (Google Street View). Stephen Paddock (courtesy). Stephen Paddock. By Meghin Delaney ...and more »

Las Vegas Shooting Brings Up Gun Regulation Conversation For Maryland Lawmakers - CBS Baltimore / WJZ

CBS Baltimore / WJZLas Vegas Shooting Brings Up Gun Regulation Conversation For Maryland LawmakersCBS Baltimore / WJZBALTIMORE (WJZ) — As investigators reveal key details about the weapons used in the attack, lawmakers are taking action. There are already two bills are in the works on Capitol Hill to ban “bump stocks.” They're a kind of attachment that allowed the ...and more »

NRA an unlikely ally in banning lethal gun add-on - The Philadelphia Tribune

The Philadelphia TribuneNRA an unlikely ally in banning lethal gun add-onThe Philadelphia TribuneClark Aposhian, chairman of the Utah Shooting Sports Council, demonstrates a “bump stock” device works attached to a semi-automatic rifle at a gun store in in South Jordan, Utah. — AP Photo/Rick Bowmer. Rick Bowmer. news-vegasnra100817-02.and more »