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Ammunition. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Gun Owners Ask Judge To Block San Francisco’s Ammo Restrictions

A federal judge appeared inclined at a hearing in San Francisco Tuesday to turn down a request to block a city law banning possession of high-capacity ammunition magazines, but deferred making a ruling.

02/11/2014

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Rookie Cop Trying To Impress Woman In SF Restaurant Is Arrested For Brandishing Gun

A rookie Oakland police officer was arrested last weekend for allegedly brandishing a gun in a San Francisco restaurant to impress a woman, San Francisco police said Friday.

02/07/2014

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3 Arrested On Drug, Gun Charges During Santa Rosa Warrant Search

Three men were arrested and drugs and guns were seized when authorities served a search warrant at a Santa Rosa home early Sunday morning, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office.

02/04/2014

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Silicon Valley Investors Create $1M Challenge To Boost Gun Safety

A group of Silicon Valley investors have launched a challenge with a $1 million prize for inventors to create new technologies to reduce gun violence.

01/28/2014

13-year-old Andy Lopez was fatally shot by Sonoma County Sheriff's Deputies in Santa Rosa on October 22, 2013. (CBS)

Lawmakers Advance New Rules For Toy Guns After Santa Rosa Teen’s Death

BB guns and pellet guns would have to look clearly different from those that fire bullets to be sold in California under a bill approved Tuesday by the state Senate in response to several recent shooting tragedies involving children.

01/28/2014

Attendees visit the Smith and Wesson booth during the 2013 NRA Annual Meeting and Exhibits at the George R. Brown Convention Center on May 5, 2013 in Houston, Texas. More than 70,000 people attended the NRA's 3-day annual meeting that featured nearly 550 exhibitors, a gun trade show and a political rally. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Top Gun Makers To Stop Selling Handguns In California Due To New Law

Smith & Wesson said Wednesday it will stop selling handguns in California rather comply with a new state law, joining manufacturer Sturm, Rugger & Co, according to the Washington Times.

01/23/2014

Image from a video which purports to show a plastic, 3D-printed gun firing a round. (DefCad.org)

California May Soon Regulate Homemade Guns

A state lawmaker proposed Monday that California extend its requirement that gun buyers undergo background checks and register their weapons to anyone who assembles a firearm in their home.

01/13/2014

A view of the California State Capitol in Sacramento, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New Laws: Registering Rifles, Transgender Teens, Ban On Bulbs, More

An array of new and sometimes controversial laws hits January 1st, 2014.

12/27/2013

Weapons confiscated during a joint US Marshals-Oakland Police raid (US Marshals/OPD)

Oakland Plans Gun Buyback Event

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan, Police Chief Sean Whent and community leaders said Wednesday that they hope a gun buyback event planned for next month will take a significant number of guns off of the city’s streets.

11/21/2013

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Lawsuits Prompt Bay Area Sheriffs To Issue Concealed Weapons Permits

The Bay Area has traditionally been a tough place to legally carry a concealed loaded gun. But that may be changing.

11/20/2013

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