Trump considers raising purchase age for certain firearms, amid gun control talks

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 13:15:00 GMT

President Trump is signaling an openness to the idea of raising the minimum age for purchasing certain firearms in the wake of last week’s school shooting in Parkland, Fla., where a 19-year-old is accused of killing 17 teachers and students with an AR-15 rifle.

Flynn urged by supporters to withdraw guilty plea, as judge's actions raise eyebrows

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:30:00 GMT

Supporters of former national security adviser Michael Flynn are floating the possibility he could withdraw his guilty plea in Robert Mueller’s investigation, as the new judge in the case makes some curious moves amid speculation over whether the special counsel "withheld" evidence.

Bump stock prices jump after Trump comments, report says

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:00:00 GMT

Gun auction platforms are reporting a significant price increase for bump stocks just hours after President Donald Trump directed the Justice Department to move to ban similar devices, Bloomberg reported.

Loophole lets teen rapists return to same school as victims, Michigan lawmakers told

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 09:15:00 GMT

Two teenage rape survivors are urging state lawmakers in Michigan to close down a loophole that allows rapists to return to the same school as victims after finishing their sentences.

Trump going to press dinner: Olive branch or chance to skewer the media?

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 09:00:00 GMT

The world may little note nor long remember whether Donald Trump shows up at the White House Correspondents Dinner.

Democrats' rebuttal to GOP surveillance memo may be released this week, Schiff says

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:45:00 GMT

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said Tuesday that he expects his party's rebuttal to a GOP memo on surveillance to be made public this week.

California Democrat facing possible discipline after sexual misconduct allegations

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:15:00 GMT

Members of the California state Senate are scheduled Wednesday to consider disciplinary action against a Democrat who “more likely than not” made inappropriate sexual advances toward six women, including four subordinates.

11 speed cameras methodically trashed by vandals in DC, police say

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 07:00:00 GMT

One or more suspects damaged nearly a dozen speed cameras in Washington, D.C. shortly after midnight Tuesday -- and some of the equipment was apparently destroyed with extreme prejudice, police said.

Trump Jr. steals spotlight from Canada's Trudeau as India visits coincide

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 06:15:00 GMT

Donald Trump Jr.'s business trip to India this week is having the unintended effect of overshadowing a coincidental visit to the same country by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Anti-gun laws force cancellation of Revolutionary War reenactment in California

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 05:30:00 GMT

Revolutionary War reenactors are accustomed to not firing until they see the whites of their enemy's eyes. But in California, they may soon need to learn not to fire at all.

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