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Two more defendants convicted of participating in a conspiracy to acquire semi-automatic rifles and a grenade launcher with plans to smuggle the ... Previously, he had been arrested for buying a rifle in Brownsville and handing it over to Rippstine and Segura-Olvera, according to a criminal complaint.
Of course, this was a semi-automatic rifle. While that meant a grunt could send more rounds downrange than a German or Japanese soldier armed with a bolt-action rifle, the semi-auto mechanisms are a bit more ... In Vietnam, the army used a cartoon book to help train troops on how to maintain their rifles.

The report from Leland lists the items stolen as an M4 rifle, soft rifle case, tactical mounted light for M4, scope, infrared laser, bulletproof vest (valued at $1,500), Taser, a hand-held radio, two 15-round handgun magazines and five M4 magazines (30 rounds). In total, the value of the items stolen is estimated ...
The 5.56mm M27 Infantry automatic rifle has remained a favorite rifle of the Marine Corps for the better part of this decade. Based on the Heckler & Koch HK416 assault rifle and adopted in 2011 to replace the M249 Squad Automatic Weapon, it's widely considered more versatile and accurate over a longer ...
This in turn led to the development and wider fielding of new and repurposed rifles firing larger rounds across the services. the Marines issued a number of rebuilt Cold War-era M14s, the last being the M39 Enhanced Marksman Rifle, or EMR, before buying the army's M110 Semi-Automatic Sniper System ...
While the Soviet Union had many designers and plants that tinkered with balanced-action rifles, the most successful designs were created by the Kovrov Mechanical Plant -- otherwise known as ZiD (Zavod imeni Degtyaryova). This plant has had a long heritage of creating automatic weapons. During World ...

While the Soviet Union had many designers and plants that tinkered with balanced-action rifles, the most successful designs were created by the Kovrov Mechanical Plant -- otherwise known as ZiD (Zavod imeni Degtyaryova). This plant has had a long heritage of creating automatic weapons. During World War II, ...
A 16-year-old armed with a semi-automatic rifle shot and killed his parents, his sister and a family friend just before midnight on New Year's Eve in Long Branch, authorities said Monday. The teen, whose name was not released because he is a juvenile, will be charged as an adult with four counts of murder ...
While the Soviet Union had many designers and plants that tinkered with balanced action rifles, the most successful designs were created by the Kovrov Mechanical Plant--otherwise known as ZiD (Zavod imeni Degtyaryova). This plant has had a long heritage of creating automatic weapons: during WWII it ...
The United States was the first major power to adopt a semi-automatic service rifle during World War II, the M1 Garand. While most World war II infantrymen had to pull back a heavy bolt after each shot of their bolt-action rifles, a GI could expend a Garand's clip as fast as he could pull the trigger. However ...
Later renamed the Sturmgewehr 44 -- literally "assault rifle 44" -- this used an intermediate-strength kurz cartridge that balanced the long-range accuracy of heavy, slow-firing bolt-action rifles then prevalent with the automatic-fire capability of submachine guns, which were deadlier at close quarters and ...
It was just after the Sandy Hook massacre -- and customers were lined up to buy AR-15 semi-automatic rifles, like the one the shooter Adam Lanza used. ... industry pressures and consumer demand; blood and money helped turn an ugly, unwanted semi-automatic rifle into the most popular rifle in America.
Marksmanship, the ability to shoot accurately and service targets with the minimum expenditure of ammunition, has always been part of the Marine Corps ethos. The adoption of the M27 Infantry automatic rifle over the older M249 Squad Automatic Weapon marks a return to that ethos across the service at ...
The situation now is different, as ordinary Americans are not generally permitted to buy true assault weapons, rifles that are identical in function to the M-16 and M-4 rifles that are issued to the military and police agencies. An actual assault weapon has the capability of being fired in fully automatic mode ...
The 5.56mm M27 Infantry automatic rifle has remained a favorite rifle of the Marine Corps for the better part of this decade. Based on the Heckler & Koch HK416 assault rifle and adopted in 2011 to replace the M249 Squad Automatic Weapon, it's widely considered more versatile and accurate over a longer ...
After the shooting that left 58 concert-goers dead, the National Rifle Association said it "believes that devices designed to allow semi-automatic rifles to function like fully-automatic rifles should be subject to additional regulations." And the National Shooting sports Foundation, the industry's trade association ...
... shooting you," officers say. Mr Shaver responds by saying: "Please don't shoot me... I'm trying to do what you tell me." A sobbing Mr Shaver is then told to crawl toward the police, and while doing so, moves his hand towards his waist. Mr Brailsford shot him five times with an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle.

The bump stock is a device that can be attached to a semi-automatic rifle to make it fire more quickly and effectively turn it into a fully automatic rifle. The most well-known version is made by the company Slidefire. Bump stocks achieved national infamy after gunman Stephen Paddock used them when he ...
Marksmanship, the ability to shoot accurately and service targets with the minimum expenditure of ammunition, has always been part of the Marine Corps ethos. The adoption of the M27 Infantry automatic rifle over the older M249 Squad Automatic Weapon marks a return to that ethos across the service at ...
The AK-47 was the world's first standard-issue assault rifle. The rifle used a new 7.62-millimeter cartridge that generated less recoil and was lighter than rounds used in traditional infantry rifles. In return, the 7.62x39 round offered more controllability when fired in full automatic and allowed the infantryman to ...
In Las Vegas, gunman Stephen Paddock shot and killed 58 people in October using a bump stock that converted his semi-automatic rifle to an automatic one. Earlier this month in Sutherland Springs, Texas, gunman Devin P. Kelley fired his assault weapon at churchgoers and killed 26 people, which was ...
But the marketing tactics for the semi-automatic weapons known as AR rifles are under new scrutiny following the recent attacks. gun-control activists say the ads risk inspiring the next shooter, while gun-rights advocates insist the weapons are being blamed for the works of deranged individuals.
SMYRNA, Tenn. (WZTV) -- A midstate gun store has again been the victim of a burglary. Smyrna police said a total of nine semi-automatics rifles, shotguns and ammunition were taken during the burglary at about 1 a.m. Thursday morning. Four masked black men and an unmasked black woman backed ...
The assailant who went on an apparently random shooting rampage in a remote area of Northern California on Tuesday was armed with a semiautomatic rifle and a military-style vest with clips, according to police. Four people were killed, and 10 others were injured on Tuesday morning after the gunman ...
LEMOORE -- A man and woman were arrested Thursday after Lemoore officers found a semi-automatic rifle in the backseat of their car during a traffic stop ... While speaking to Garcia and Lewis during the stop, officials said officers saw a black .308 caliber semi-automatic rifle in plain view on the back seat.
A bump stock device fits on semi-automatic rifles to increase the firing speed. ... That bill has the support of the Illinois State rifle Association.
... ban would actually ban all semi-automatic rifles in the United States, ... to increase the rate of fire of a semi-automatic rifle," the bill states.
... ban would actually ban all semi-automatic rifles in the United States, ... to increase the rate of fire of a semi-automatic rifle," the bill states.
The device rigged to some of his weapons can be bought legally for $99 to $299 and manipulates the rifle's stock so that when a trigger is ...
The Las Vegas shooter apparently turned one of his rifles into a fully automatic weapon with an inexpensive modification that can easily be ...
There are other ways to get a rifle to approach automatic fire, ... The Bump Fire stock doesn't convert semiautomatic rifles to true automatic fire.
That's not the sound of the typical semiautomatic rifle owned by millions of Americans, but of an automatic one--or of a semiautomatic that's ...
Many experts speculated that Paddock used a fully automatic rifle, a highly ... Fully automatic rifles, which have been common in warfare since ...
The situation now is different, as ordinary Americans are not generally permitted to buy true assault weapons, rifles that are identical in function to the M-16 and M-4 rifles that are issued to the military and police agencies. An actual assault weapon has the capability of being fired in fully automatic mode ...
RIO RANCHO, N.M. - Almost instantly, the gun control debate became part of nearly every conversation after the Las Vegas massacre, the ...
The New York Times explains bump stocks replace a rifle's standard ... Commonly found on semi-automatic rifles, the device "bumps" back and ...
surveillance video showed the suspect inside the school that morning pull out two weapons: an automatic rifle and a semi-automatic handgun, ...
police said Richards got a rifle when the officers arrived, and Hutchins, ... The lawsuit also states that Hutchins wielded a semi-automatic rifle ...
I'm not a huge fan of auto-loading .22 rifles, but I am a massive James Bond fan. So, I was tickled by the little rifle when I saw the original ...
... out the upcoming patch, we stumbled upon the Mini-14 semi-automatic carbine. ... be extended to 30 bullets with an Extended Magazine for sniper rifles. Yes, the Mini-14 technically qualifies as a sniper rifle, even though it ...
The other was a .223-caliber semi-automatic rifle, the indictment alleges. ... allegedly found with Colino is similar to the Bushmaster AR-15 rifles ...
the suspects managed to get 20 semi-automatic rifles out and get away before anyone knew what was happening. The gun store has cameras, ...
Four high capacity semi-automatic rifles, one bolt action rifle and one pump shotgun were seized after a search warrant was executed in the ...
Jason Byrd, 39, was charged with possession of an automatic rifle, a class C felony; one class A misdemeanor and one class B misdemeanor ...
Dwayne Dixon's decision to bring a semi-automatic rifle and extra ammunition to downtown Durham was a deliberate one, he said. It was a gun ...
OSLO, Sept. 1 (Xinhua) -- In its proposal for a new and stricter firearms law, the Norwegian government will ban certain semi-automatic rifles ...
The Durham County Sheriff's Office has arrested one man and is looking for at least four others it says carried a semi-automatic rifle, an ax and ...
The Maryland statute prohibits sale and possession of certain semi-automatic rifles and large-capacity magazines. West Virginia allows them.
Heroin and a fully automatic rifle were seized after Charles E. Nolden was arrested by the York County Drug Task Force, investigators said.
... with the rights granted by the Amendment; this is likely where the thinking about carrying semi-automatic rifles at political rallies comes from.


 

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