Brandon Maxfield was a young teenager left paraplegic in a shooting accident. The gun manufacturer knew of a safety issue in their cheapo pistols, but chose not to alter the design. After a jury found it partially responsible for Maxfield's injuries, it declared bankruptcy to avoid paying him. But he had an idea: to buy the company's assets at auction, thereby preventing it from reforming under a new name.
The Brünnlisau shooting range in Simmental, Switzerland is a popular spot for rifle enthusiasts taking aim at targets 300m away, across a busy road. "We been shooting here now for 20 years and we never have experienced an incident," says Brünnlisau Rifle Club president Edwin Karlen. READ THE REST
When kids bring guns to school the natural first response should be to ban those awful backpacks. KSL.com: "Elementary schools will still be able to have backpacks," Pauley said. "We are doing this as a precautionary measure." This comes in response to an incident at Rigby Middle School Thursday morning, where an emotionally struggling 13-year-old… READ THE REST
The customer is rarely right, and the work of a night-shift fast food server surely brings one into contact with the wrongest customers of them all. That said, pulling a gun is a bit much, and likely to get one arrested. Arrest documents said one of the victims was in an argument with the manager… READ THE REST
Whether you love to sketch figures now and then or can't do much more than "paint by numbers," there's no denying the therapeutic effect drawing and creating art has on your mind and soul. But if you're looking to take your drawing skills up a few pegs, whether it's for fun or to strengthen your… READ THE REST
Why do some people experience incredible sleep while others suffer? The Allergy Institute has answers, noting that allergies are triggered by nasal congestion. It's harder to breathe when you're congested, which is why many people either wake up frequently or feel as if they aren't fully rested. Eliminating those nasty allergens is an easy way… READ THE REST
The world of electrical engineering and robotics is exciting and full of endless possibilities. In fact, getting kids hooked early will boost their problem-solving skills, stimulate their creativity, and better prepare them for the future. They just need the right push to get started. These kits are the perfect place to start whether you want… READ THE REST