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Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base Exchange Opens Gun Counter

Airmen stationed on the Maxwell-Gunter AFB in Montgomery, AL can now buy guns on the base.

Black Friday Registers Highest Single-Day NICS Activity

Black Friday 2016 saw the highest-ever number of FBI background checks, reflecting a tremendous number of firearms sales.

Brownells Expands into Online Gun Sales

Brownells, long-known for its wide array of firearms parts and accessories, is now selling guns through its website.

Black Friday Registers Highest Single-Day NICS Checks

Despite a general drop-off in new gun purchases earlier this year and an overall decline in 2015 from an unprecedented seven-year boom, firearms transactions experienced a record spike the day after Thanksgiving, traditionally one of the biggest days in retail sales in the U.S.

Louisiana, Mississippi to Observe 2nd Amendment Tax Holiday This Weekend

Louisiana and Mississippi will observe 2nd Amendment tax holiday this weekend.

NICS Checks Under Obama: 70.25 Million and Counting

Nearly twice as many background checks for firearm purchases during President Obama's first 51 months in office compared with his predecessor.

Black Friday Background Checks Set Record for Date

Black Friday sales drove record-setting levels of background checks for firearms purchases last week.

Despite Sluggish Economy, U.S. Gun, Ammo Sales Defy Gravity

Unlike other indicators of consumer spending, firearm sales were up, up, up in 2013.

Black Friday Background Checks Soar, Fall Short of Record

NICS checks for firearms sales are a measure of how robust the industry's sales are, and 2013 is poised to set more records.

Gun Sales and NICS "Essential

Despite a Federal Government shutdown this week, the FBI's National Instant Check System (NICS) appears to be conducting business as usual.

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