#Ghost gun

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What is a ghost gun?

The Biden administration unveiled new regulations for "ghost guns" Monday in a move that advocates say will help reduce gun violence. The new rules will help law enforcement track and trace these firearms, which authorities say are increasingly involved in crimes. What is a ghost gun?. Ghost guns are unregistered...

Biden announces pick for ATF and plans to trace "ghost guns"

President Biden will announce Steve Dettelbach as his nominee to lead the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Monday, as well as new plans to regulate so-called "ghost guns," according to administration officials. Why it matters: With gun violence ravaging communities across America, the Biden administration is looking for...

Sources: Ghost gun used in deadly shooting of Bronx 16-year-old

NEW YORK -- The mother of a 16-year-old killed by a stray bullet in the Bronx late last week spoke to CBS2's Leah Mishkin on Monday. She said she wants her daughter to be remembered as a funny, beautiful soul."I'm shattered. I don't know if I'll ever be able to put pieces together," Yanely Henriquez said.Henriquez told CBS2 over the phone she always dreamed of having a daughter like Angellyh Yambo. The 16-year-old was the youngest of three siblings, and the only girl. She had dreams of becoming a model and loved makeup."That's one of the hardest things I have to...
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Man Accused of Manufacturing ‘Ghost Guns' With 3D Printer in Philly

A man was arrested for allegedly manufacturing “ghost guns” with a 3D printer in Philadelphia. On Monday, District Attorney Larry Krasner announced charges against Daniel Whiteman, 36, for illegal possession of firearms and a controlled substance. Whiteman is accused of using a 3D printer to manufacture specific parts...

Growing ghost gun problem adds to America’s violence woes

CNN — In the aftermath of a mass shooting in downtown Sacramento, California, that left six people dead and injured at least 12, President Joe Biden used a Sunday submarine commissioning ceremony to reiterate his call for stronger gun regulations. Earlier in the day, New York Mayor Eric Adams...

Illegal firearms seized in Turlock Ghost Gun bust

TURLOCK, Calif. (KTXL) — A suspect is behind bars after a months-long police investigation led to the seizure of nearly a dozen illegal firearms in Turlock. Turlock police said 20-year-old Noel Nazar-Pour was arrested on April 2 on Cromwell Road after a warranted search of a home on Meadowbrook Lane. The search warrant obtained was […]

Bill would ban 'ghost guns' in the state of Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A bill introduced in Topeka on Monday would ban so-called "ghost guns" in the state of Kansas. The Johnson County, Kansas district attorney said that type of gun was used in the shooting atOlathe East High School. In a Senate committee, Overland Park Democrat Cindy...