All Guns are Always Loaded

I handle guns all the time and sometimes find my attitude becoming a little overly-familiar. Since I know that familiarity breeds contempt, I periodically take a look at the sign above my working desk and reflect on the wisdom thereon.

Federal and American Eagle .45 Auto Safety Warning

Certain lots of recently manufactured .45 Auto ammunition may contain an incorrect propellant charge.

Too Valuable for the Safe

An abused J. Stevens single-shot, break-open 12-gauge holds of place of honor today, and receives more attention than the SIG Sauer M400, Beretta Storm Carbine, Kimber 84 and Remington 700 that share the vault.

Safe Gun Handling: Check It

Practice makes perfect, and that is also true when it comes to safe gun handling. Watch this video from Barnes Bullets to see how the girls in the Brooks family learned to check a firearm-even when they were sure it was clear.

Mea Culpa

With decades of firearms and range experience, Wiley recently made a grievous error in judgment, which he is sharing to help others learn from his mistakes.

Always Loaded

Gun safety rules should be simple and straightforward because those types of rules are more likely to be obeyed.

Bloomberg Vows to Wage War on NRA

Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg is funding a new gun control group, Everytown for Gun Safety, and plans to spend $50 million to spread his gun-control agenda across the country.

Glock Recognizes Marietta Police Department

More than 2,500 gun safety locks were given out at the gun safety awareness seminars that drew more than 1,500 community members to attend.

Throwback Thursday: Gun Knowledge for Christmas

Every Thursday we'll share an article from the American Rifleman archives. In this week's article from the December 1959 issue, then NRA Executive Director Louis F. Lucas, advises that "when you give a boy a gun, give him also the knowledge, the skill, and the sense of responsibility."

NRA Launches New Eddie Eagle Video

The National Rifle Association unveiled its new video for its Eddie Eagle GunSafe Program during the 2015 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits at Nashville, Tenn., in April.

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