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Jun 15, 2017
Virginia shooting: Steve Scalise injury tests gun debate under Donald Trump presidencyWednesday's shooting at a congressional baseball practice marked the first high-profile test of Donald Trump-era gun politics
Jun 15, 2017
Steve Scalise shooting reignites gun control debate: Why Donald Trump has Second Amendment advocates overjoyedGun control groups are trying to fight federal legislation that would relax existing gun laws, especially after Republicans backed by the NRA fared well in last November's elections
Apr 11, 2017
California gunman kills estranged wife, 8-year-old student before shooting himselfA man walked into his estranged wife's elementary school classroom in San Bernardino and opened fire without saying a word, killing her and an eight-year-old student before shooting himself in a murder-suicide that spread panic across a city still recovering emotionally from a terror attack just 15 months ago.
Mar 27, 2017
Cincinnati nightclub shooting: Personal dispute kills 1, injures 15; focus back on gun violence in USA gunfight broke out inside a crowded Cincinnati nightclub early Sunday, leaving one man dead and 15 other people wounded after a dispute among several patrons escalated into a shootout, authorities said.
Mar 01, 2017
Donald Trump eases US gun regulations, allows sale of firearms to mentally illUS President Donald Trump has signed a measure nixing a regulation aimed at keeping guns out of the hands of some severely mentally ill people.
Nov 28, 2016
Accused church gunman Dylann Roof to represent himself at trial | ReutersBy Harriet McLeod | CHARLESTON, S.C. CHARLESTON, S.C. Dylann Roof, an avowed white supremacist accused of killing nine black parishioners at a historic Charleston, South Carolina church last year, will be allowed to represent himself at his federal death penalty trial, a judge ruled on Monday.U.S
Nov 09, 2016
California votes pro-marijuana, Oklahoma for death penalty: How US voters reacted to hot-button issuesUS voters have weighed in on a slew of ballot measures, including several related to marijuana, gun control and the death penalty. Here's a look at how Americans voted on some of these hot-button issues
Nov 02, 2016
Bill Clinton, Tim Kaine cancel Iowa event after police shooting | ReutersWASHINGTON Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's campaign canceled an event in Iowa on Wednesday with former President Bill Clinton and vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine after the deadly shooting of two police officers.The campaign announced the cancellation of the Des Moines "get out the vote" event after two Iowa police officers were shot dead in separate "ambush-style" killings as they sat in their patrol cars in the Des Moines area. (Reporting by Doina Chiacu)
Nov 01, 2016
Exclusive: U.S. stopped Philippines rifle sale that senator opposed - sources | ReutersBy Patricia Zengerle | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON The U.S. State Department halted the planned sale of some 26,000 assault rifles to the Philippines' national police after Senator Ben Cardin said he would oppose it, Senate aides told Reuters on Monday.Aides said Cardin, the top Democrat on the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, was reluctant for the United States to provide the weapons given concerns about human rights violations in the Philippines.News of the thwarting of the weapons sale was met with disappointment among the Philippine police and government on Tuesday, but they said alternative suppliers would be found
Oct 29, 2016
Trump welcomes FBI probe on newly found Clinton emails | ReutersWASHINGTON Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump welcomed news on Friday that the FBI would investigate additional emails it found related to Democrat Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server to determine whether they contain classified information."I have great respect for the fact that the FBI and the Department of Justice are now willing to have the courage to right the horrible mistake that they made,” Trump told a campaign rally in Manchester, New Hampshire.