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  1. Stephen King in tweet slams congressman as "NRA sweetheart"Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    Author Stephen King is calling a Maine congressman an "NRA sweetheart" for receiving thousands of dollars from the gun rights advocacy group. King urges residents in a Tuesday tweet to not vote for Republican U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin in November, citing his support from the National Rifle Association.

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  2. Gov hopeful supported pro-gun candidate, now criticizes oneRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... Vincent Sheheen even though Sheheen had gotten an "A" rating from the NRA two years earlier and also supported a guns-in-bars bill. Sheheen, a state senator, was the Democrats' nominee in both 2010 and 2014, losing both general elections to ...

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  3. Praising students, Markey says, - We've reached a turning point' on gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... a federal legislator for more than 41 years, has held countless news conferences pressing for more federal action on guns without an accompanying legislative change. For example, he pressed for greater gun control efforts with colleagues in 1999, ...

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  4. Supreme Court Declines To Hear Yet Another Second Amendment Challenge To A State Gun Control LawRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Outside the Beltway

    ... District of Columbia v. Heller, the Supreme Court ruled that the Second Amendment protects an individual right to keep guns at home for self-defense. Since then, the court has said little about what other laws may violate the Second Amendment. In ...

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  5. Fla. shooting survivors cry as pols refuse assault rifle banRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... ic of assault rifles, however, Trump has remained vague, oftentimes parroting NRA talking points that the problem isn't guns, but mental illness.

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  6. President Trump Caves to Gun Control Demands, Moves to Ban Gun PartsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he had directed his Attorney General to compose changes that would ban so-called bump stocks or gun parts, which make it easier to fire guns more quickly. "Just a few moments ago I signed a memo directing the attorney general to propose regulations that ban all devices that turn legal weapons into machine guns," Trump said at a Medal of Valor event at the White House, addressing Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

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  7. Trump urges ban on gun devices like bump stocksRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... referred to was used in the October shooting deaths of 58 people in Las Vegas, and attached to a half-dozen of the long guns found in the shooter's hotel room. A legislative effort to ban the device fizzled out last year. White House officials say ...

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  8. How to Fix Background ChecksRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    ... questions: We have background checks for gun sales, don't we? Why, then, are violent people able to so easily get guns? Because of the federal background check system enacted as part of the Brady Law, more than 2.4 million legally prohibited ...

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  9. Trump backs ban on 'bump stocks' on semi-automatic weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... directing the attorney general to propose regulations to ban all devices that turn legal weapons into machine guns," the president said. Speaking at a White House event to honour a dozen Americans for heroism, Trump said he expected these "critical ...

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  10. Call for bank crackdown on gun sales is deeply misguidedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | American Banker

    That was the argument made by the New York Times' Andrew Ross Sorkin, who suggested credit card companies, processors and big banks including JPMorgan Chase and Citigroup, should "effectively set new rules for the sales of guns in America." Sorkin's aim would be for banks to significantly restrict the sale of assault weapons.

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  11. Should assault weapons be banned? We asked your lawmakers what they thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... assault weapons. "I don't think that's the solution to the problem," he said. "The bad guys are still going to get the guns." Geren did say state lawmakers in 2013 passed the Protection of Texas Children Law that lets school districts across the ...

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  12. Ramsey on Firearms Prohibitions for Domestic Violence OffendersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CrimProf Blog

    ... Neither of these images accurately describes the position of many domestic violence victims whose partners have guns, and neither image responds effectively to the heterogeneity of conduct leading to a protection order or a misdemeanor domestic ...

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  13. Florida's Teen Survivors Refuse to Stay Silent: 'We Are the Change'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    It has been less than a week since Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students in Parkland, Florida suffered the devastating loss of 17 of their community members in a horrific mass shooting. But in the days following, scores of students have raised their voices to ensure that their classmates did not die in vain -even going so far as to instruct President Trump to stay "far away."

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  14. To the editor: Let's seize the second-best timeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    ... "The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second-best time is now." Why not apply that same reasoning to guns and declare that the best time for the government to have banned semi-automatic weapons was 20 years ago? The second-best time ...

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  15. The NRA Is Facing Backlash Following the Parkland ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Teen Vogue

    Following the lead of Stoneman Douglas High students like Emma Gonzalez, who called out politicians who accept NRA donations in In a viral video shared to Facebook, a man named Scott Pappalardo destroyed his high-powered AR-15 with a circular table saw. In the video, which has over 18 million views, Pappalardo said he has and is a legal gun owner.

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  16. In Wake Of Florida Shooting, Trump Calls For New Regulations On Bump StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    ... I signed a memorandum directing the AG to propose regulations to ban all devices that turn legal weapons into machine guns. I expect that these critical regulations will be finalized, Jeff, very soon," Trump said, referring to Attorney General Jeff ...

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  17. Winchester PD to retain surplus AR-15sRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Star Press

    Council recommended five AR-15s that have been in the police department's armory for several years be held onto; the firearms were previously carried Winchester city council on Monday said the city's police department should hold on to five AR-15s it has in surplus. The guns shown here are not the specific guns owned by the department, but are of the same style.

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  18. George Clooney to join Florida teens in gun control march on WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Amal Clooney and George Clooney arrive at the premiere of 'Suburbicon' in Los Angeles in October. George and Amal Clooney are donating $500,000 to students organizing nationwide marches against gun violence, and they say they'll also attend next month's planned protests.

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  19. Trump inches toward better gun controlRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Day

    ... That bright spot involved legislation, jointly sponsored by Democrats and Republicans, that would stiffen rules to keep guns out of the hands of certifiably dangerous people, a topic we focused on in our Tuesday editorial as we continue to explore ...

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  20. Dem Fla. gubernatorial hopeful in ad: Shooting is a 'wake-up call'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Hill

    A Democratic gubernatorial candidate in Florida has released a new campaign ad calling last week's school shooting a "wake-up call" for state residents to back new gun laws. "When we send our children off to school, we want to know they're safe.

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