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
Texas To Host 2014 Biennial Pronghorn Workshop
AUSTIN – Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) and Borderlands Research Institute at Sul Ross State University will host the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 26th Biennial Pronghorn Workshop in Alpine, Texas May 12-14, 2014. The inaugural pronghorn workshop was held in New Mexico in 1965 to... Read more
High-Speed ‘Chase’ With Texas Police Goes…Airborne
When Texas police chased this “suspect,” they didn’t hold back — even when it took them to the skies. Texas police were hot on the trail of Kirby Chambliss’ special Ziko Edge 540. (Image source: YouTube) Thankfully, this fast-paced video was more of a stunt than a real manhunt.... Read more
A Hero Ex-Cop Is Actually Having to Sue for the Right to Carry a Concealed Firearm in California
The UC Berkeley police officer who famously helped rescue kidnap victim Kaycee Dugard is suing her former employer, claiming she was wrongfully denied approval to carry a concealed firearm after she retired on medical disability. Allison “Ally” Jacobs became a hero after her intuition helped lead to the capture... Read more
Pro Surfer’s GoPro Footage Captures Shadowy Figure in the Water Alongside Him
The GoPro footage shot by pro surfer Kelly Slater in western Australia last week shows he might not have been alone in riding the wave. About 17 seconds into the video taken while Slater was surfing the Margaret River region shows a shadow flick by his side. Was it a... Read more
NJ Student Suspended, Given Psych Eval for ‘Twirling Pencil’ Like a Gun
Thirteen-year-old Ethan Chaplin, who attends school in Vernon, New Jersey, was suspended for two days and will undergo a psychological evaluation after another student complained that he was “twirling a pencil” like a gun. According to News 12 New Jersey, Chaplin said he was “just twisting around a pencil with... Read more