Ruger Max-9 with knife and light

Review: Ruger Max-9 Pistol

In case you just emerged from hibernation or beamed down from another planet, allow me to be the first to inform you concealed-carry pistols are hot. So hot, they dominate sales across the firearm industry, as millions of long-time gun owners compete with seven or eight million new gun owners trying to get their hands on these pistols.

10 Great Defense Loads for the 9 mm

David Workman takes a look at 10 great options for defense loads in 9 mm.

5 Best 9 mm Loads for Self Defense

Richard Mann takes a look at five of the best loads in 9 mm for self defense.

Review: Springfield XD-S Mod.2 OSP

Eric Conn takes an in-depth look at Springfield Armory's new XD-S OSP, a single-stack 9 mm with optics-ready configuration.

The .380 ACP Made Better: Federal Hydra-Shok Deep & Punch Handgun Ammo

Richard Mann takes a look at two loads from Federal Premium that deliver excellent penetration and expansion from the .380 Auto.

Beating Ammo Shortages with Uncommon Calibers

When popular handgun calibers become a little too popular due to a crisis, it may be an oddball that saves the day.

First Look: Federal Premium Practice & Defend Packs

Federal Premium Ammunition has paired a proven self-defense round trusted by law enforcement with one of the most-popular training rounds to create a combination like no other.

New Ammunition for 2020

There’s a lot of new stuff hitting the market right now. Here’s a quick roundup of some of the standouts.

Best Distance to Zero a Pistol-Mounted Red Dot

With the explosion in popularity of pistol-mounted red-dot sights, deciding what distance at which to zero has become a pressing issue.

Review: SIG Sauer P320 XFIVE Legion

The thing that makes the new SIG P320 XFIVE Legion a great racegun also makes it a fine home-defense handgun—weight.

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