- Officer: Not clear who shot agent during search Updated: Dec-04-13 5:19 pm
- Black Friday gun sales in Va. break record Updated: Dec-04-13 10:43 am
- E. Tenn. town repeals ban on guns in parks Updated: Dec-04-13 10:25 am
- House votes to renew all-plastic gun ban Updated: Dec-03-13 5:50 pm
- Governor says secession vote strengthened state Updated: Dec-03-13 3:23 pm
- Judge dismisses lawsuit against Conn. gun law Updated: Dec-03-13 10:16 am
- Arizona court to consider gun advertising issue Updated: Dec-02-13 4:59 pm
- Editorials from around Ohio Updated: Dec-02-13 12:26 pm
- Gun rights groups monitor new NC law Updated: Dec-01-13 2:29 pm
- Marissa Alexander released from jail on bond Updated: Nov-28-13 10:41 am
- Judge: Sheriffs can't sue Colorado over gun laws Updated: Nov-27-13 9:52 pm
- Panama reverses: North Korean crew not freed Updated: Nov-27-13 7:22 pm
- Colorado lawmaker resigns to avoid recall Updated: Nov-27-13 1:53 pm
- Wash. Supreme Court overturns pot, gun convictions Updated: Nov-27-13 1:43 pm
- Kan. sheriff seeks concealed carry law exemption Updated: Nov-27-13 12:46 pm
- Minn. panel suggests more Capitol gun notification Updated: Nov-26-13 9:19 pm
- Correction: Gun Rights-States story Updated: Nov-26-13 7:22 pm
- Feared Colorado boycott over gun laws is a bust Updated: Nov-25-13 10:20 am
- Dozens of Ohio kids hurt in accidental shootings Updated: Nov-25-13 9:19 am
- Lawmakers seek to ban imitation firearms Updated: Nov-23-13 4:47 pm
- NY man charged with killing elusive rape suspect Updated: Nov-23-13 1:32 pm
- APNewsBreak: Gun group considered leaving Newtown Updated: Nov-22-13 5:17 pm
- Feb. 24 sentencing set for Iraqi man in gun case Updated: Nov-22-13 5:07 am
- Wash. gun rights advocates tout 340,000 signatures Updated: Nov-21-13 7:27 pm
- Wash. court says gun limits OK before conviction Updated: Nov-21-13 2:38 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - It's not clear who shot and wounded a U.S. Marshals task force agent during the search for a murder suspect in Jackson on Tuesday or if the man charged in the case fired his weapon, a law enforcement official testified Wednesday.
RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia is on pace to break its annual gun sales record following record transactions on Black Friday.
BRISTOL, Tennessee - Officials in an East Tennessee town have repealed a ban on guns in parks.
WASHINGTON - With the advent of 3-D printers capable of producing plastic weapons, the House voted Tuesday to renew a 25-year-old prohibition against firearms that can evade metal detectors and X-ray machines.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - Votes in 11 rural counties on whether to secede from Colorado sparked debates that ultimately will strengthen the state, Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper told local government officials Tuesday.
HARTFORD, Connecticut - A federal judge has dismissed a gun industry group lawsuit challenging a wide-ranging firearms law passed by Connecticut in response to the shooting deaths of 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown.
PHOENIX - An Arizona appeals court is considering whether Phoenix violated a gun-rights activist's constitutional protections by removing his bus-stop ads saying "guns save lives."
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CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - When North Carolina lawmakers approved a bill expanding where concealed weapons are legally allowed, it created a dilemma for communities that had banned firearms from playgrounds.
JACKSONVILLE, Florida - The Florida woman awaiting a new trial in a controversial "stand your ground" case is free on bond.
DENVER - A federal judge ruled Wednesday that Colorado sheriffs suing the state over new firearm restrictions don't have standing to proceed with the case as a group, but the legal battle is far from over.
COLON, Panama - A Panamanian prosecutor who reported the release of all but three of 35 crewmen of a North Korean ship seized for carrying Cuban weapons reversed his story Wednesday afternoon, saying all were still being held.
DENVER - A third Democratic Colorado state senator facing possible recall after voting for gun-control measures said Wednesday she will resign to avoid a recall election.
OLYMPIA, Washington - Washington's Supreme Court has overturned the marijuana and firearms convictions of a Pierce County man after finding that the search by deputies that led to his arrest was unlawful.
SALINA, Kansas - A central Kansas sheriff said he will seek a four-year exemption from a state law that allows concealed carry permit holders to bring their guns into county buildings, regardless of whether county officials agree with the move.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A state security panel backed the idea of more regular permit checks for gun owners who want to carry weapons in the State Capitol, but fell short of votes Tuesday on a proposal to ban guns altogether in certain state government buildings or areas.
HELENA, Montana - In a story Nov. 26 about federal gun rules, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms considered a gun made in Montana to be illegal under state law. It was considered illegal under federal law.
DENVER - A boycott by hunters opposed to Colorado's new laws meant to curtail gun violence has failed to materialize.
DAYTON, Ohio - More than 150 children in Ohio have been severely injured in accidental shootings in the past six years, a newspaper reported Monday.
SANTA ROSA, California - California lawmakers want to ban the manufacture and sale of imitation firearms like the one a 13-year-old boy was carrying when he was fatally shot by a Sonoma County sheriff's deputy last month.
SPARROWBUSH, New York - David Carlson's attempt to help corral a fugitive rape suspect has led to him fighting a murder charge. But his supporters say he's more a victim than vigilante.
NEWTOWN, Connecticut - The gun industry's national trade association and lobbying organization considered moving its offices from Newtown after last year's mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, the president and CEO of the National Shooting Sports Foundation said in an exclusive interview with The Associated Press.
PHOENIX - A new sentencing date has been set for an Iraqi man who was convicted in federal court of being a felon in possession of guns and ammunition.
OLYMPIA, Washington - Supporters of an initiative that would prevent Washington state from adopting universal background checks for gun sales say they have submitted 340,000 signatures with their first batch of petitions submitted Thursday to the secretary of state's office.
SEATTLE - Washington's high court upheld a state law Thursday that prohibits some suspects in serious criminal cases from possessing a firearm before they have been found guilty of a crime.