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2 hrs ago |

Issa to see if Fast and Furious evidence stands up

Resolving unknown law enforcement activities conducted by the ATF along the southwest border during Operation Fast and Furious will stay in Rep. Darrell Issa 's oversight work plans into October.


Related Topix: US News

16 hrs ago | American Reporter

Make My DayONCE More to the Finish Line, Dear Friends

It isn't even unusual that the Republican National Committee sent to its base a loaded questionnaire with blatantly leading and highly biased questions.


Related Topix: US News, George Bush, W., US Politics, Orrin Hatch, US Senate, Republican

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Erie Times News

ATF: Explosives probe led to Erie firearms seizure

Federal agents were investigating the sale of illegal explosives, some related to July Fourth, when they focused in April on "M-80 Jerry" -- a 66-year-old Erie resident named Gerald Szymanowski.


Related Topix: Erie, PA, US News, Cambridge Springs, PA

WECT-TV Wilmington

REWARD: Info wanted in firearm theft

A $10,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the theft of 39 firearms from Wilmington Guns, Federal Firearm Licensee.


Related Topix: US News

LaGrange Daily News

Feds: LaGrange man trafficked firearms

A LaGrange man faces federal gun trafficking charges after the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives raided a flea market in Dothan, Alabama.


Related Topix: Dothan, AL, US News

Marshall Independent

Another gun theft in Marshall, this time at a residence

The Marshall Police Department is investigating the recent theft of multiple firearms taken from a home in the 1100 block of Washington Avenue.


Related Topix: US News

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Jackson Sun

Martin man sentenced to 21 years on weapons convictionsMartin man...

Anthony Taylor, 46, of Martin, has received a federal prison sentence of more than 21 years, or 262 months, following his conviction on Jan. 28 by a jury on two counts related to possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and possession of a stolen firearm.


Related Topix: Prison, Federal Prisons, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US News


800 bags of heroin, loaded pistol seized in Holyoke

Holyoke Police, with the help of the FBI's Western Massachusetts Gang Task Force, State Police and the ATF Task Force, arrested a Holyoke couple and seized 800 bags of heroin and a loaded 9mm semi-automatic pistol Thursday night.


Related Topix: Holyoke, MA, US News

Saginaw County officials offer free gun locks to promote gun safety

Law enforcement agencies from Saginaw County and beyond have joined together to promote gun safety by offering free gun locks to members of the public.


Related Topix: Saginaw County, MI, US News

WBIR-TV Knoxville

DA retires after 22 years of "things you wouldn't believe"

It's a courtroom career that rivals the movies: a serial killer, assassination attempts, and more convictions than you can count.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US News

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Chicago Tribune

14 arrested in federal gun-trafficking sting

More than a dozen people face federal gun charges after a monthslong Chicago-area sting operation led investigators to confiscate more than 100 guns, officials said today.


Related Topix: US News


ATF Expands It Authority to Regulate Short Barrel Rifle & Shotgun Manufacturing

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives recently advised a licensed manufacturer that its assembly of a short barrel rifle utilizing imported parts must comply with 18 U.S.C. A 922 .


Related Topix: US News, Prison

My FOX Chicago

Feds: 100 weapons seized, 14 area residents charged

A gun-running investigation has seized more than 100 weapons and led to charges against 14 Chicago area defendants, the feds say.


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ATF offers reward in Harahan gun range burglary

Harahan Police say the two men pictured above broke into The Shooters' Club Firing Range in Harahan on Sunday .


Related Topix: Harahan, LA, US News, New Orleans, LA

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Victorville Daily Press

Federal agent raid leads to officer-involved shooting Updated at

A Victorville man was shot by a Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms agent during an operation conducted by state and federal agencies in the 12500 block of Sunny Vista Road early Tuesday morning, an ATF spokeswoman said.


Related Topix: Victorville, CA, US News, San Bernardino County, CA

WLKY-TV Louisville

Investigation continues into Mt. Eden Fire Department blaze

Investigators are still trying to determine what caused a fire that destroyed about $1 million in equipment at the Mount Eden Volunteer Fire Department.


Related Topix: Fire, US News

Alabama Live

Birmingham man sentenced for conviction on charge of making bomb out of air bag parts

A Birmingham man on Tuesday was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for his conviction in the manufacturing of a bomb made from the parts of a vehicle's air bag cylinder .


Related Topix: Birmingham, AL, Federal Prisons, Prison, US News

Camden Man to Make Initial Appearance in Interstate Gun Trafficking Case

A Camden man who was among five Camden County men and a woman from South Carolina who have been charged with federal firearms violations will make their first appearance in federal court on Tuesday, the U.S. Attorney General's Office announced.


Related Topix: Camden, NJ, Camden County, NJ, US News

CBC News

ALERT investigating illegal online weapons sale in northern Alberta

ALERT is investigating after a Fort McMurray man purchased gun parts online to modify a standard glock into a fully-automatic weapon.


Related Topix: Drugs, Canada, US News,

National Review Online

Why Don Lemona s Mistake Matters

Last week, Don Lemon made a big mistake on national television, and, having been corrected, refused to acknowledge his error.


Related Topix: US News, Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law