CNBC previews upcoming special - 'America's Gun: The Rise of the AR-15' (VIDEO)

CNBC has released a preview of an upcoming special examining the rise of the AR-15.

The AR-15 is the most popular, and, some would say, misunderstood, rifle in America: an estimated four million are in circulation. You can even buy one at Walmart, if they’re not sold out. It has been used in a number of high profile mass murders, yet it is also the preferred rifle of law-abiding homeowners, hunters, and sport shooters across America.

America’s Gun: The Rise of the AR-15 Premieres Thursday April 25th 10p ET/PT


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