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AS SOON AS GUNSHOTS TORE THROUGH A WAFFLE HOUSE, JAMES SHAW JR. BOLTED AND HID IN A RESTROOM. BUT HE KEPT AN EYE AND AN EAR OUT FOR THE GUNMAN. AND THE MOMENT THE SHOOTER PAUSED, SHAW DECIDED TO AMBUSH HIM. SHAW SAW THE GUNMAN LOOKING AT HIS RIFLE TO RELOAD. THAT’S WHEN HE GRABBED THE SHOOTER’S RIFLE POSSIBLY SAVING COUNTLESS LIVES EARLY YESTERDAY.STUDENTS ON THE STREETS PROTESTING SCHOOL SHOOTINGS AND BULLYING ISSUES AND PROPOSING THE BANNING OF GUNS NEED TO UNDERSTAND THAT SOLVING THESE PROBLEMS GOES BOTH WAYS AND THE SITUATION DID NOT HAPPEN OVERNIGHT, SAYS WRITER WHO ADDS THAT STUDENTS AND PARENTS ‘NEED TO TAKE A HARD LOOK AT THEMSELVES’ BEFORE BANNING GUNS.OUTDOOR SPORTS COMPANY YETI HAS BECOME THE LATEST BUSINESS TO CUT TIES WITH THE NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION (NRA), PART OF A WAVE OF COMPANIES ENDING BUSINESS DEALS WITH THE PRO-GUN GROUP FOLLOWING THE PARKLAND, FLA., SCHOOL SHOOTING. THE NRA REPORTEDLY SENT AN EMAIL TO ITS MEMBERS ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON, BLASTING THE COMPANY FOR NOT BEING “SPORTSMANLIKE.”AS PART OF THEIR NON-STOP EFFORT AT IMPOSING STRICT GUN CONTROL UPON THE AMERICAN POPULATION, ANTI-GUN ADVOCATES HAVE LAUNCHED A POLITICAL PRESSURE CAMPAIGN AGAINST CORPORATIONS IN ADDITION TO THEIR TYPICAL LEGISLATIVE TRACK TOWARD UNDERMINING THE SECOND AMENDMENT. THAT EFFORT HAS SUCCEEDED IN COMPELLING A NUMBER OF COMPANIES TO CUT TIES WITH THE NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION AND EVEN LED TO TWO MAJOR BANKS ANNOUNCING SIGNIFICANT LENDING POLICY CHANGES TOWARD THE FIREARMS INDUSTRY.IT DIDN’T TAKE LONG FOR FAMED-STUDENT EMMA GONZALEZ, FROM MARJORY STONEMAN DOUGLAS HIGH SCHOOL, TO USE SUNDAY’S MASSACRE AT A TENNESSEE WAFFLE HOUSE TO BLAST THE NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION AND GUNS WHILE ADVOCATING FOR MORE GUN CONTROL. BUT HER STATEMENT DIDN’T HOLD UP TO FACTS — AND SHE WAS CALLED OUT FOR IT.

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IL – Training – New Bill Aims to Mandate More Training For School Cops  (VIDEO)

NBC CHICAGO.COM  April 9, 2018 – In the wake of mass school shootings across the nation, more schools are considering adding armed officers, even armed teachers. Tragedies like the Valentine’s Day deadly shooting that rocked the Parkland, Florida community have sparked national debates on gun control and school safety. And in Illinois, they frame the conversation for new legislation. 

CA – Training – New Bill Aims To Create State Mandate For CCW Permit Training (VIDEO ONLY)

SACRAMENTO.CBS-LOCAL.COM  April 9, 2018 – CBS13’s Angela Musallam has more on the California state assembly bill that aims at requiring live-fire training for Concealed Weapons Permit applicants. 

SD – Training – Defending the NRA: Local members say organization fights for their gun rights

INFORUM.COM March 27, 2018 – When he’s teaching a beginner how to shoot a pistol, Darrell Kersting doesn’t look at the target to see where the bullets are going but at the shooter’s hands and eyes. “If you maybe see a lot of what’s called ‘muzzle flip,’ they maybe are not holding the gun up as high so it balances and receives that energy correctly,” he said Friday night,…

MO – Training – A Missouri law allows armed teachers. Schools are using something else

ST. LOUIS PUBLIC RADIO (NPR) March 27, 2018 – Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., Monday shrugged off barbs from gun control advocates disappointed with the Florida Republican for not doing more to crack down on access to firearms. “I’m a U.S. senator; I can defend myself. But a lot of people can’t, and the message to them is: If you don’t agree, you need to be quiet or go away…

PA – Training – School Personnel in These Gun-Control States Are Trained in Firearms Use

DAILY SIGNAL.COM March 25, 2018 – Allowing teachers to have access to firearms at school became a national issue after President Donald Trump advocated it in response to the Feb. 14 massacre of 17 at a Parkland, Florida, high school. Pennsylvania is one of a few traditionally pro-gun control states where school personnel have been trained by the Ohio-based FASTER Saves Lives program. The name is an acronym for…

AZ – Training – Gun range offers ‘pistol camp’ to teach kids how to handle firearms

AZ FAMILY.COM March 16, 2018 – A gun range in Texas is aiming to teach children how to handle a firearm. Matt Fleming, owner of Best Shot Range, said he created a pistol camp for children so they could learn about guns in a safe environment. Some of the youngest participants are just 8 years old. 

 

FL – Training – Gun shop owner says since Parkland, he’s seeing surge in concealed carry classes

CBS 12.COM February 28, 2018 – Gun dealers are reporting an uptick in South Floridians applying for concealed carry permits. A gun store owner near downtown West Palm Beach offers concealed carry classes every weekend, and he says recently business has doubled because of the Parkland shooting spree. 

CO – Training – Preparing for active shooters in southern Colorado (VIDEO)

KRDO NEWS CHANNEL 13 ABC February 14, 2018 – Southern Colorado has not had a school shooting with a death toll comparable to Columbine, Sandy Hook or Wednesday’s tragedy in Florida but that hasn’t stopped locals from preparing for such a scenario. In the past few years, authorities have worked with schools in Colorado Springs, Fountain, Pueblo and Woodland Park in training exercises.  

Nat’l – Training – Breaking the glass ceiling, more women across the country are becoming firearm instructors

NEWS 5 CLEVELAND.COM February 7, 2018 – Nearly 13 million Americans have permits to carry concealed handguns, which is triple the number from just nine years ago, and a good portion of them are women. 

GA – Training – 80 Churches turn out for active shooter training at City Services Center

LEDGER-INQUIRER.COM January 10, 2018 – If someone shows up at your church with a baseball bat, knife or gun, you have the right to defend yourself before a felony is committed, law enforcement officials said during a Church Safety and Responding to Active Shooters Training at the City Services Center. 

FL – Training – Women learn how to protect themselves with a gun in West Palm Beach

CBS12.COM January 7, 2018 – In today’s day and age we are seeing more and more women looking to protect themselves with a gun. “I do a lot of exploring around West Palm Beach just going out on my own,” said Rose Brown. “I said something back to defend myself and he slams on the breaks he tries to come out of his car and come after me. So…

NV – Training – Las Vegas business drumming up attention, controversy with “Free CCW” event (VIDEO)

KTNV.COM January 4, 2018 – A Las Vegas business is promising a free concealed carry weapons class to thousands of people. Las Vegas Gunfights plans to host a “Free CCW for Vegas Locals” event next month and already has nearly 2,000 people signed up. “We had 1,500 registrations in about 3 to 4 days,” said owner Nehpi Oliva. But the event hasn’t gained attention without gaining some controversy. 

CA – Training – ‘Always be prepared’: High Desert Firearm Training teaching the importance of gun safety

VICTOR VALLEY DAILY PRESS December 1, 2017 – To carry or not to carry. That seems to be the question on everyone’s mind these days, as well as the subject of an ongoing, heated debate among liberals and conservatives. No matter which side of the gun control argument you’re on, it seems Americans do need to find a way to protect themselves. 

WV – Training – Defense In Depth to cater to new and experienced shooters

THE EXPONENET TELEGRAM.COM November 27, 2017 – Defense In Depth, a new firearms education/training center and retailer in Morgantown, aims to cater to the needs new and experienced shooters alike with its state-of-the-art facility. Located in Sabraton Plaza, Defense In Depth is a 20,000-square-foot, $11 million facility featuring a 75-foot long indoor gun range with 16 lanes, classrooms, a 30-foot long computer simulation screen and retail showroom. Outside investors…

WI – Training – New FBI virtual reality training shows the real life scenarios many agents go through (VIDEO)

CBS 58 WDJT MILWAUKEE  November 8, 2017 – Cell phones, police dashboard video, and body cameras have put the actions of law enforcement officers under unprecedented scrutiny. Today, CBS58’s Mike Strehlow got a taste of the split second life and death decisions they’re being trained to make. 

CO – Training – The Texas Shooting Is Inspiring More Wannabe ‘Good Guys with Guns’

VICE.COM November 8, 2017 – On the fringes of the Three Percenter militia movement, adherents amass guns to ward off the rise of Illuminati-style world government. 

CrossBreed® Sponsors The Well Armed Woman National Leadership Conference (TWAW)

SPRINGFIELD, MO – CrossBreed® Holsters, a leading manufacturer in the category of concealed carry, will be among the top sponsors of The Well Armed Woman National Leadership Conference in Provo, Utah, taking place September 29 through October 1, 2017 at the Provo Marriott downtown hotel.  

Ladies with have the opportunity for learning about safe firearms handling, concealed and open carry techniques specific…

NYC – Training – A millennial attends a gun safety course

RED ALERT POLITICS.COM September 21, 2017 – Although I am a steadfast supporter of the Second Amendment, I had never so much as held a gun until a week ago. With that in mind, I attended a gun safety class led by Carolann Puzio, CEO of Shoot Like A Girl LLC. In addition to my need to become comfortable and well-practiced around firearms, the journalist in me wanted to see…

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BREAKING :
AS SOON AS GUNSHOTS TORE THROUGH A WAFFLE HOUSE, JAMES SHAW JR. BOLTED AND HID IN A RESTROOM. BUT HE KEPT AN EYE AND AN EAR OUT FOR THE GUNMAN. AND THE MOMENT THE SHOOTER PAUSED, SHAW DECIDED TO AMBUSH HIM. SHAW SAW THE GUNMAN LOOKING AT HIS RIFLE TO RELOAD. THAT’S WHEN HE GRABBED THE SHOOTER’S RIFLE POSSIBLY SAVING COUNTLESS LIVES EARLY YESTERDAY.STUDENTS ON THE STREETS PROTESTING SCHOOL SHOOTINGS AND BULLYING ISSUES AND PROPOSING THE BANNING OF GUNS NEED TO UNDERSTAND THAT SOLVING THESE PROBLEMS GOES BOTH WAYS AND THE SITUATION DID NOT HAPPEN OVERNIGHT, SAYS WRITER WHO ADDS THAT STUDENTS AND PARENTS ‘NEED TO TAKE A HARD LOOK AT THEMSELVES’ BEFORE BANNING GUNS.OUTDOOR SPORTS COMPANY YETI HAS BECOME THE LATEST BUSINESS TO CUT TIES WITH THE NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION (NRA), PART OF A WAVE OF COMPANIES ENDING BUSINESS DEALS WITH THE PRO-GUN GROUP FOLLOWING THE PARKLAND, FLA., SCHOOL SHOOTING. THE NRA REPORTEDLY SENT AN EMAIL TO ITS MEMBERS ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON, BLASTING THE COMPANY FOR NOT BEING “SPORTSMANLIKE.”AS PART OF THEIR NON-STOP EFFORT AT IMPOSING STRICT GUN CONTROL UPON THE AMERICAN POPULATION, ANTI-GUN ADVOCATES HAVE LAUNCHED A POLITICAL PRESSURE CAMPAIGN AGAINST CORPORATIONS IN ADDITION TO THEIR TYPICAL LEGISLATIVE TRACK TOWARD UNDERMINING THE SECOND AMENDMENT. THAT EFFORT HAS SUCCEEDED IN COMPELLING A NUMBER OF COMPANIES TO CUT TIES WITH THE NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION AND EVEN LED TO TWO MAJOR BANKS ANNOUNCING SIGNIFICANT LENDING POLICY CHANGES TOWARD THE FIREARMS INDUSTRY.IT DIDN’T TAKE LONG FOR FAMED-STUDENT EMMA GONZALEZ, FROM MARJORY STONEMAN DOUGLAS HIGH SCHOOL, TO USE SUNDAY’S MASSACRE AT A TENNESSEE WAFFLE HOUSE TO BLAST THE NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION AND GUNS WHILE ADVOCATING FOR MORE GUN CONTROL. BUT HER STATEMENT DIDN’T HOLD UP TO FACTS — AND SHE WAS CALLED OUT FOR IT.