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Nation Jun 26NRA’s top lobbyist resigns amid turmoil within the group
Chris Cox, long viewed as the likely successor to longtime CEO Wayne LaPierre, resigned just about a week after the NRA put him on administrative leave, claiming he was part of a failed attempt to extort LaPierre and push him…
Nation Apr 27Oliver North out as NRA president after leadership dispute
Retired Lt. Col. Oliver North announced Saturday that he won't serve a second term as president of the National Rifle Association after he lost the support of the gun-rights group's leadership.
Nation Apr 26WATCH: Trump addresses a divided National Rifle Association
The president will speak at the annual NRA convention as the group grapples with infighting, bleeds money and faces a series of investigations into its operating practices.
Nation Apr 24NRA beset by infighting ahead of its annual convention
NRA insiders and longtime observers describe an organization at war with itself over a central question: Has it strayed too far from its original mission of gun safety and outdoor shooting sports and become too political?…
Nation Mar 28Bump stocks are turned in or destroyed as ban takes effect
One dealer held a "Viking funeral" for his last bump stock, pouring a can of beer on it and then melting it down with a flamethrower.
Politics Oct 31NRA’s election spending lower than previous campaigns
The NRA has put $11 million into midterm races this year — less than half what it spent four years ago in a campaign that gave Republicans full control of Congress.
Nation Apr 23Waffle House shooting suspect’s guns were seized but then returned, officials say
The father of the suspect in a shooting at a Waffle House in Tennessee "could potentially" face charges for giving weapons back to his son.
Politics Feb 23Police experts urge intensive training if teachers are armed
The idea of arming teachers to take out a shooter is alarming some law enforcement experts, who say it takes more than just being a good shot at a gun range.
Politics Jun 12Under President Trump, U.S. militias not ready to lay down arms
Experts says these militia groups could be a potential powder keg, if those feelings of having a kindred spirit in Trump erupt into a sense of betrayal if the president fails to deliver on his promises.
Politics Apr 29Trump to NRA: ‘You have a true friend in the White House’
The first sitting president to address the NRA since 1983, Trump made it clear in a stump-style speech that he wasn't wavering in his support for gun rights.