The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California has, for the first time, made their archive of approximately 10,000 nuclear testing videos available online.
The number of homicides that occurred in the first three states were so low that their death rates were zero. Wyoming is an interesting case, because it has one of the highest firearm death rates but a homicide rate of zero.
North Dakota is not the Wild West
The number of concealed-carry permits in the state has more than doubled in the past five years, to 48,700, according to The Associated Press.
Critics of the legislation had argued that it was already easy to get a concealed-carry permit in North Dakota.
Democratic state Sen. Carolyn Nelson of Fargo said the measure was unnecessary. “If you can read, you can pass the test,” she was quoted as saying by the AP.
With a population of 760,000, and with close to 50,000 concealed carry permits already, look what happens if the concealed carry individual population increases to a 100,000. That means that roughly 1 in 6 individuals over the age of 18 will be packing a hidden pistol.