firearms

Gun manufacturer and dealer in Illinois
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Digital Content Producer
October 15, 2019 - 5:01 pm
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) — Gun dealers would have to tell St. Louis police whenever somebody trying to buy a gun in the city fails the background check, under a bill passed unanimously out of a committee in the Board of Aldermen, according to our partner station KMOX . If passed into law, the bill is...
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Dick's Sporting Goods
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October 08, 2019 - 5:13 pm
(KFTK) — While a handful of U.S. retailers have voluntarily stopped selling firearms in the wake of recent mass shootings, Dick's Sporting Goods has taken the action one step further: The head of the company says they've destroyed their inventory of assault-style rifles — for a loss of $5 million...
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October 02, 2019 - 4:14 pm
The provision was part of a "wide-ranging" plan released Wednesday before a gun safety forum appearance in Nevada.
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Associated Press
September 26, 2019 - 5:05 pm
The number of AR-15 and AK-47s in the U.S. is estimated at a staggering 16 million, creating logistical challenges to take them out of circulation.
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ar-15 store
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Associated Press
September 19, 2019 - 1:57 pm
The West Hartford, Connecticut-based company has received some criticism from gun rights advocates for moving away from the civilian market.
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New Zealand
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July 23, 2019 - 3:39 pm
By NICK PERRY Associated Press WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's government is planning further restrictions to gun ownership in a law proposed Monday that emphasizes owning guns is a privilege and not a right. The new law would ban the sale of guns to overseas visitors, create a...
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