Prior to the law allowing for the concealed carry of handguns on the campuses of Texas' state universities going into effect on Aug. 1, officials at the University of Houston held training sessions for school staff on how to not get shot.
At the White House on Tuesday, President Obama introduced 10 new provisions aimed at reducing the gun violence he says is plaguing the entire country, as evidenced by the spate of mass shootings that have occurred over the last several years.
You wake up in the middle of the night to the sound of someone attempting to open your front door. Your family is sound asleep and someone is breaking in. You reach into the top drawer next to your bed and grab the gun. But this is no ordinary gun.
AUSTIN — Two bills to expand gun rights that had been expected to fly through the Republican-controlled Texas Legislature have instead hit several snags and will need a big push during this final week of the session if they are to become law.