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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...

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...

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...

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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US extends protected status for Haitians until January

More than 50,000 of them have TPS. Next up for decisions are Sudan and South Sudan, where TPS expires in November. But while Haitians were celebrating, citizens from Liberia a...

The Hidden Bombshell In The Comey-Trump Story

In an interview conducted via email on Friday, Reines said Clinton strategists didn't necessarily think Trump would try to hug Clinton, per se, but might attempt to differentiate h...

Only Planned Parenthood in Wyoming to close

Planned Parenthood of the Heartland had a teleconference Thursday to address the loss of state funding to Planned Parenthood in Iowa. Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains p...

Dayton, Republicans Back in Budget Talks

The votes, 120-11 in the House and 57-8 in the Senate, came Wednesday to help end the saga of bringing Real ID to the state. "I'm glad it's here". Lawmakers agreed to shift that de...

Idaho law enforcement pay tribute to fallen officers

This year, more than 2,500 people participated in the 3.1 mile race that took runners from the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial and back via 3 Street Northwest in front o...

More immigrants arrested, fewer deported under Trump

Patel is the eighth detainee to die in ICE custody since October and the second in two days in Georgia. Homan said the arrest increase came from stepped up enforcement, adding th...

Excessive caffeine intake causes death of South Carolina teen

CBS Local- In South Carolina, a 16-year-old boy collapsed then died in a classroom on April 26. A caffeine overdose killed a SC teenager last month, the Richland County coroner ...

Melissa McCarthy adds spice (and Spicer) as host of 'SNL'

After a few trademark violent "Spicy" outbursts, the press secretary took up the defense of President Donald Trump against accusations that he fired FBI Director James Comey in an ...

Aetna will completely exit Obamacare exchanges in 2018

Regulators previous year approved average rate increases in the individual market of 32.5 percent for Highmark and about 23 percent for Aetna. Insurance experts expect holes to de...

Judge rejects effort to block Confederate statue's removal

In other countries, monuments of former leaders are displayed with other statues to put them in historical context. Quess Moore said he came out "to celebrate the victory in the ...

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Twitter Launches Live Streaming Channel on Roku

Twitter Launches Live Streaming Channel on Roku

Twitter might best be known as a microblogging service, but it'll soon be heading to yet another video platform. Twitter announced this week that in Q1 2017 it streamed more than...

Levee Fails At Pocahontas Threatening Residents With Floodwaters

Levee Fails At Pocahontas Threatening Residents With Floodwaters

A levee breach near Pocahontas on Wednesday prompted several water rescues. Rivers in Louisiana are pouring over their banks after parts of the state were inundated with up to 8 ...

Trump adviser to leave the White House

Members of the party frequently attended memorial ceremonies for WWII-era fascists, according to the report , and in 2008 a high-ranking captain called Jews "Zionist rats" and "lo...

8 people injured in San Diego mass shooting

Around 6 p.m., panicked 9-1-1 calls about the attack sent police to the La Jolla Crossroads apartment complex in University City . The suspect was later identified as 49-year-...

Student In Custody After Bringing Gun To Middle School

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...