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Women, who do the majority of household shopping, are wielding the power of the purse.
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The head of the police union is concerned about safety after the shooting of six police officers in Louisiana.
Politics
Donald Trump now has a record voters can assess. He is on record with a convoluted position on everything, and therefore stands for, well, we are not sure. He spins dark stuff from his crypt to intentionally darken the mood of America and capitalize on divisiveness.
Politics
Let's do an imaginary scenario. A white, middle-aged male in a southern or border state is pulled over by a federal officer. He has a pistol and a CCW permit. There is a confrontation in which the civilian announces that he is a permit holder and has a legal right to a firearm. What happens next?
Politics
"When you have gunfire going on, you usually go with the person that's got a gun," Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings said.
Politics
With a new "open-carry" law for handguns enacted on January 1st, complementing already highly-permissive existing laws governing semi-automatic rifles, hasn't Texas already done enough for freedom-loving Americans on the first day of 2016 alone? Nope.
Religion
Coming face to face with raw violence changes a person's vision of the world. In this new, unsafe world, threats are everywhere and hyper-vigilance is the new normal. Can carrying a gun help a person feel safer? Can it, at least, give us back our illusion of safety?
Black Voices
McGinty and his grand jury have blood on their hands. And while the U.S. masquerades as an exceptionalist beacon of democracy, the community is calling for Attorney General Loretta Lynch to investigate the grand jury process and immediately fire Timothy Loehmann, the officer who murdered Tamir.
Politics
Passage by the Republican-dominated House of Representatives is expected on Sunday and would send it on to Republican Governor
Politics
"Make no mistake: Whether it's guns on campus, lowering or eliminating permitting requirements for concealed carry, or pushing
Politics
For months, Moms have called on Kroger to make a safer and more family-friendly shopping environment by prohibiting the open carry of firearms in its stores, just as brands including Target, Starbucks, and Panera have done. Instead of meeting with us and reconsidering an irresponsible policy, Kroger's leadership has refused to listen.
Parenting
Amazon users have taken the opportunity to post tongue-in-cheek reviews of the book. Here's a standout review: The Internet
Business
It’s an unexpectedly bold move by Mulligan, Target’s long-time financial chief, who has served as interim CEO since Gregg
Business
Open Carry Texas claims its rallies are part of a grassroots effort to legalize the open carry of handguns in the state. The
Crime
At least one 911 caller was concerned that Houseman may have been intoxicated. An armed Michigan man who got into a tense
Politics
I'm tired of wasting time on more pointless debate that goes in circles and gets us nowhere, while the bodies of dead kids continue to pile up and people in Texas walk around with loaded guns in their hands like they're Wyatt Earp.
Business
On Saturday, members of an Open Carry Texas affiliate in Fort Worth assembled at a Home Depot, Forbes reported. A spokesman