Guns stay locked up in San Francisco

The NRA won't be happy about this outcome.

Defensive gun ownership is a farce

The story that gun owners defend themselves in numbers large enough to justify the tragic number of accidental gun deaths is pure fantasy.

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Cody R Wilson's 3D-printed guns: the VICE documentary

Defense Distributed's Cody R Wilson "figured out how to print a semi-automatic rifle from the comfort of his own home."

Drug cartel violence in Mexico, an animated video explainer

An animated short on the escalating drug cartel violence on the US-Mexico border.

Internet crackpots believe Newtown massacre was staged, citing "absolute" Photoshop proof

"Yes, there really are Newtown truthers," writes Alex Seitz-Wald in Salon. And they can tell by the pixels.