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Obama Calls for Assault Gun Ban, New 'No Fly, No Buy' Law

Both would have been outlawed in Assault Weapons Ban of 2015, a bill that Maloney co-sponsored that is now languishing in the Judiciary committee. Doboszenski is a self-defense expert with Sealed Mindset. "You can use them for hunting". I'm not eve...

Hillary Clinton Speaks To NPR About President Obama's Endorsement

He ran a campaign from the heart. Ex-Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton were so toxic by their eighth year in office that would-be successors kept them at arm's length. The timing of Obama's announcement appeared created to push the proce...

Tennessee lawmaker receives threats for AR-15 giveaway

He said that more armed people inside the Orlando club could have intervened before so many people were killed by the gunman. According to the New York Times, Mateen used an AR-15-type semi-automatic rifle in addition to a 9mm handgun. "Responsib...

Unitarian Universalist sets vigil on Thursday for Orlando victims

Forty-nine people were killed early Sunday when gunman Omar Mateen opened fire inside a gay nightclub in Orlando. The clergy gathered at the 1½-hour service that was broadcast live throughout Florida prayed for the city's leadership to guide them t...

Summer food program off to good start

In the past three years, the program has provided more than 1.5 million meals to children in West Virginia. To get the free food, families in central OH just need to know where to find them. Nationally, the ratio was 15.8:100, down from last year's...

Cherokee Nation gets $1M grant to target vulnerable children

The money is aimed at enrolling eligible children in Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program, or CHIP, which is another program that provides health coverage to children. Federal officials said the grants were necessary because there wer...

Canadian officials offer condemnation and sympathy after Florida mass shooting

As of 8 p.m., there were more than 1,600 confirmed attendees for the vigil. A vigil in solidarity with victims of the Orlando shootings and their friends and family will be held by the LGBT community in Oxford later this week. Police shot and kil...

After massacre, grief and security fears for LGBT Americans

By this point, attendees who were exhausted of the speeches had started to chant, "Say their names", in an attempt to get the speakers to read off the names of those killed, as promised. Hundreds of people gathered Monday night in Boston to pay tribu...

Clinton slight lead on Trump, Johnson gets double digits

The poll surveyed 1,004 registered voters from June 5 to 8. Clinton's lead was almost the same a week ago, before she had amassed enough convention delegates to win the nomination and before Trump drew criticism from leaders of both parties for q...

Want to help, after Orlando shooting? Here's how

They quickly met their initial goal of raising $500,000. The Pride in London festival taking place later this month in the United Kingdom capital is set to include a special tribute to the victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting. Equality Florida...

Sen. Warren lashes out at Republicans, Trump over judges

What you see is what you get. House Speaker Paul Ryan described what Trump said as the "textbook definition of a racist comment". Remember, everything Trump is, and has been, saying throughout the primary races have been uttered by various Repu...

Man newly released from jail before Dallas airport shooting

Police officials said the officer responded to reports of the dispute and observed a man using a rock to break the windows of a vehicle. The officer "separated from that individual, but that man came toward him again, so he discharged his weapon se...

Clinton offers unifying message in first general election ad

At a Tuesday press conference Ryan said plainly and unequivocally, "I am not going to defend these kind of comments because they are indefensible". He choked, and when you're a choker, you can never get a choker a second chance, it's too important.

Mostly sunny, hot Sunday, chance of storms late

Temperatures remain in the mid to upper 80s for most of next week, with isolated to widely scattered rain showers and thunderstorms each afternoon and evening. Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Wednesday: A 50 percent cha...

Pelosi mocks Ryan for 'hiding' from press over Trump controversy

No one has been as vocal in condemning Ryan, however, as Trump supporters , who vehemently deny that Trump's attacks on Curiel are racist. According to two people present, Whitman said Trump is the latest in a long line of historic demagogues, exp...

No right to carry concealed weapons in public, federal appeals court says

Legal expert Royal Oakes explains the ruling from the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. On Thursday, the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Americans do not have a constitutional right to carry concealed guns in public. The 7-4 vot...

Precision flying teams are worth the risk, cost

The latest tributes to Captain Jeff Kuss came in Smyrna, TN where the accident happened. The other five Blue Angel jets were not involved in the incident and landed safely moments later. The practices covered a wide area of the state, with plane ...

Chile scrape Copa win after penalty shocker

When everything indicated that the game would end in a draw, the referee awarded Chile a controversial penalty in injury time , when a defender elbowed the ball inside the box with his hand behind his back. The South American neighbors have had te...

Watchdog Group Releases Hundreds of Videos of Chicago Police Officer-Involved Shootings

As the city's police department faces intense scrutiny and a looming Justice Department investigation, authorities promising reform and increased transparency said they were releasing the trove to try and restore trust between officers and the comm...

US airlines to start scheduled flights to Cuba

Because U.S. airlines have requested permission for up to 60 flights a week to Havana, the Transportation Department must review the requests from the six airlines that wish to fly there and figure out how to allocate the flights. "Today, we are deli...

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Student In Custody After Bringing Gun To Middle School

There was a scare at a middle school in Mason County today, with reports of a possible active shooter on the campus. The Mason County Sheriff's office confirmed officers from m...

Blocked again: Federal judge halts Trump's order on sanctuary cities

Supreme Court. In January, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that requested that the Department of Homeland Security and Justice Department block sanctuary cities ...

Tennessee teacher accused of kidnapping due in court Monday

He is scheduled to be arraigned in federal court in Sacramento, California, on Monday. The 15-year-old is now receiving treatment from mental health experts. Kat Bozeman told News...

Canadian PM responds to Trump's criticism of dairy industry

Malpeque MP Wayne Easter has some advice for U.S. President Donald Trump over remarks claiming unfair dairy trade practices between Canada and the U.S. Carr will be in NY next wee...

Florida unemployment rate drops to 4.8 percent

That further drop in Florida's unemployment rate is good news because it may portend faster growth in wage levels, said Mekael Teshome, Florida anaylst for PNC Bank. The labor part...

White Nationalist's Wow To Speak At Auburn Causes Outrage

Cameron Padgett, identified in court documents as an Atlanta-area resident, paid $700 to rent out the 400-seat Foy Auditorium at Auburn for Spencer to speak. Many attempted to bar ...

Sheriff's deputy shot, killed while serving eviction notice in Oklahoma

Authorities are searching for a suspect who shot a Logan County deputy and stole two vehicles Tuesday morning. Logan County Sheriff Damon Devereaux told reporters Wade was shot sev...

District attorney: New developments in slain jogger case

A 2011 alum of Boston University, she grew up in nearby Leominster, Massachusetts. Marcotte grew up in Leominster and was working as an account manager for Mountain View, Calif...

Iowa gun laws expanded

Governor Terry Branstad signed a wide-ranging gun bill into law today. Many states also have enacted laws prohibiting the government from seizing people's guns during state emergen...

United Airlines boss vows to fix 'system failure' in first interview

The incident was captured on video by several passengers on the flight. Likewise, the Chicago Aviation Department has said only that one of its employees who removed Dao did no...

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Firms object to drug use in Arkansas executions

He says he's confident everything will be handled professionally and seriously. While Attorney General Leslie Rutledge will read over the motion, her office said she plans for th...

Authorities: 4 inmates found dead at a South Carolina prison

Authorities: 4 inmates found dead at a South Carolina prison

The accused inmates, Denver Jordan Simmons, 35, and Jacob Theophilus Philip, 25, were each charged with four counts of murder in the killings at Kirkland Correctional Institution...

Schools closed in Janesville, Milton as manhunt continues

Schools closed in Janesville, Milton as manhunt continues

Tuesday to a burglary at Armageddon Gun Shop in Janesville, where surveillance footage showed a man break the front door glass, police said in a statement . Jakubowski included a ...

States' sheriffs: No unlawful detainers

The Sheriff's Department has said it is legally prohibited from honoring detainers, as is every other sheriff in California, due to the Trust Act. After a brief discussion about hi...

Secret Service agent suspended after meeting with prostitute

Secret Service agent suspended after meeting with prostitute

The representative spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss details of the incident beyond a public statement . "The Secret Service takes allegations of criminal activity ...