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Mayor Marty Walsh announces gun buyback. (WBZ-TV)

Mayor Walsh Launches Gun Buyback Program In Boston

Firearms are being accepted anonymously at district police stations and designated sites.

03/24/2014

(Photo by Tom Sperduto/U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Bill To Make Buying Pepper Spray, Mace Easier In Mass. Stuck In Legislative Limbo

A measure that would make it easier to buy mace and pepper spray in Massachusetts remains stuck in legislative limbo on Beacon Hill.

02/21/2014

Guns being destroyed at facility in Everett. (WBZ-TV)

What Happens To Guns Seized In Boston?

On Thursday, Boston Police brought a truck full of 353 guns to an Everett recycling facility.

02/20/2014

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Bradley Jay: ‘Is Boston Better Off Without Happy Hour?’

If you have any doubts
, click play and watch the last responder in this man-on-the-street Jay Talking video.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/03/2014

(Photo from Billerica Police)

Police Seize Gun, Drugs, Cash From Billerica Home

A 25-year-old man is facing drug dealing and gun charges after an anonymous tip led police to his home.

12/07/2013

(Photo by Michael Smith/Newsmakers)

NH Man Charged With Arms Dealing Via Internet

A New Hampshire man has been arrested and charged with using the Internet to illegally sell an assortment of firearms.

11/07/2013

Weapons similar to those stolen from agent's vehicle. (Credit FBI)

High Powered Weapons Stolen From FBI SWAT Vehicle In Andover

A reward of up to $20,000 is being offered for information leading to the recovery of the guns.

11/07/2013

Some of the guns taken from Michael Sheedy's home. (Photo courtesy: Groveland Police).

Boston’s New ATF Leader Wants Focus On Firearms Trafficking

The new leader of the Boston office of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives wants to focus on taking illegal guns off the streets to make neighborhoods safer.

10/11/2013

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Do You Agree Or Object To Starbucks Stance On Guns?

Starbucks is asking customers in “open carry” states to leave their guns at home. The company’s CEO outlined his position in an open letter. Do you agree or object to Starbucks stance on guns?

09/18/2013

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Should Blind People Be Granted Permits To Carry Weapons?

People in Iowa who are legally blind are being granted licenses to carry weapons. State law says a person cannot be denied a permit based on their physical ability. But is it a good idea?

09/09/2013

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