Protecting the Gulf: Texas A&M’s TABS Buoy System
When it comes to state spending and success rates, cost savings, and overall bang-for-your-buck bottom lines, it’s hard to beat Texas A&M University’s TABS buoy system that relays vital information all along the Texas gulf coast. With support from the Texas General Land Office, Texas A&M researchers have developed the only... Read more
13-year-old boy attacked by pack of wild dogs in east Houston
HOUSTON — A 13-year-boy was attacked by several dogs in the Pleasant Manor Park in east Houston. Neighbors apparently had to pull the child away from the animals. “It looked like he was really in pain, he was in tears,” said witness Rodney Rodgers. “He had cuts on his... Read more
Chihuahua Mix Halts Mail Delivery to Iowa Neighborhood
ABC US News | ABC Business News Neither snow nor rain can stop a mail carrier from completing his rounds, as the old postal adage goes, but a small Chihuahua just might. Dozens of homes in a neighborhood in Cedar Rapids, Iowa are missing out on their daily delivery... Read more
Tense Video: Feds Taser Pro-Nevada Rancher Protester During Clash
The standoff between a Nevada rancher and the U.S. government escalated Wednesday when protesters confronted federal agents tasked with the chore of rounding up approximately 900 “trespass cattle.” The confrontation, captured on video, resulted in one protester, the rancher’s son, being hit with a stun gun while another, the rancher’s daughter,... Read more
New York’s SAFE Act Allows Police to Seize Firearms Without a Warrant: Lawsuit
New York’s hastily-passed gun control law “mandates that law enforcement personnel seize, without a warrant, probable cause or hearing” some firearms, a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in New York’s Eastern District alleges. The lawsuit was filed in March by the La Reddola, Lester & Associates law firm on... Read more
Its Official: ATF Bans Russian 7n6 5.45×39 Imports
The ATF has officially banned “Russian-made 7n6 5.45×39 ammunition” after a request for review from US Customs and Border Protection (CBP). As Bearing Arms points out, the Special Advisory specifically calls out “Russian-made”. It is possible (but highly unlikely) that surplus from other locales may allowed. We will continue... Read more
Fifth-graders held at gunpoint by cops over building a treehouse (VIDEO)
When a group of fifth-grade boys gathered together to build a treehouse fort behind their homes, the last thing they expected was to have the police called on them who then responded with their guns drawn. But as local media reported, that’s exactly what happened last month in Georgia.... Read more
Hooked For Life, Kids Gone Fish’n
Teaching every child to fish was a dream of long-time, Rio Grande Valley resident David Mendez. This year marks the fifth year of a children’s all-free fishing event Mendez started in Brownsville where every child goes home with a free fishing rod, a full belly, free goodies and the... Read more