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“We’re talking about one-sixth of the U.S. economy and this is the system that they have now settled on.”
Under Maryland SB 281, the “Firearm Safety Act of 2013,” signed into law in May by Gov. Martin O’Malley (D), residents who purchase a handgun will be required to submit their fingerprints to a state-managed database, undergo a background check, complete a mandatory safety course and obtain a $ 50 license. In addition, the law restricts the sale of certain types of rifles and limits the capacity of ammunition magazines that may be sold in the state.
A pair of Democratic lawmakers are proposing steep new taxes on handguns and ammunition, and tying the revenues to programs aimed at preventing gun violence. Called the “Gun Violence Prevention and Safe Communities Act,” the bill sponsored by William Pascrell, D-N.J., and Danny Davis, D-Ill., would nearly double the current 11 percent tax on handguns, while raising the levy on bullets and cartridges from 11 percent to 50 percent.
Drivers traveling along I-95 in Delray Beach, Fla., couldn’t miss it.
The word JIHAD spray-painted in bold black lettering, nearly 20-feet high, across a wall along the northbound lanes of the interstate.
The Arabic word means, among other definitions, “Holy War.”
And that’s almost what happened between two motorists whose verbal altercation over the graffiti was captured on video Saturday. Here’s how WPEC-TV described the scene:
Guess How Much the Fan Who Won $75K (and a Huge Hug From LeBron James) for Epic Half-Court Shot Will Have to Pay in Taxes
Basketball star LeBron James practically tackled 50-year-old Michael Drysch in excitement after Drysch sunk a half-court shot Friday night, winning $ 75,000.
What is the best way for a plane full of U.S. Marines to celebrate their safe return home? A pillow fight, of course! Welcome home. (We’ve shared this one in the past, but love it so much that we wanted to feature it again. Also, there is a bit of adult language in this one.)
“Spc Ross Guptill, United States Army, returned home from his third combat deployment. His first deployment was in Iraq; the second deployment was in Afghanistan in/near Kandahar; and his third deployment was in Afghanistan at an FOB near the Pakistani border. SPC Guptill’s most recent duty was Route Clearance Patrol – the first to encounter [...]