.45 Flat: Springfield's XD-S
It should be obvious that a concealed-carry handgun needs to be both concealable and easy to carry. These features tend to ensure the gun will achieve so-called “habitual carry” status—and therefore be present when the dark day comes and it’s needed.
The EAA Witness Pavona
Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum hit the range with the EAA 9 mm Witness Pavona. Not an avid fan of "girly" guns, she was surprised with the results.
Smith & Wesson M&P Shield Handguns: Train More for Less
Here's one way to keep those critical shooting skills sharp without breaking the bank.
Passive Safety Systems for Guns
Here's the skinny about how passive safety systems work.
NRA's Gun Training For Women: Women On Target
Looking for a safe, comfortable introduction to personal defense? Try Women on Target!
How To Grip a Semi-Auto Pistol
It's both easier—and about 20 percent harder—than you think.
9 Affordable Pocket .380 Pistols
Reliable self-defense guns don’t have to weigh a lot—or cost a lot.
Review: Springfield EMP4 Concealed Carry Contour
This little CCW gun might just be better than bacon. (A bold claim, we know.)
How Do Guns Work? Self-Loading Pistol Triggers
The next in our series about how guns work.