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By news On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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Florida school massacre survivors push lawmakers for assault gun ban

TALLAHASSEE, Fla./WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Dozens of teenaged survivors of the second deadliest public school shooting in U.S. history marched on Florida’s capital on Wednesday to ask lawmakers to ban sales More...

By news On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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Billy Graham dies: US evangelical preacher dies at home aged 99 | World | News

Jeremy Blume, a spokesman for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, said Mr Graham died at his home in Montreat, North Carolina. With his steely features and piercing blue eyes, Mr Graham was a powerful figure More...

By news On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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Trump moves to outlaw ‘bump stocks,’ considers other steps after Florida shooting

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his administration would take steps to ban an accessory that enables a rifle to shoot hundreds of rounds a minute as he considers additional firearms More...

By news On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
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Trump backs effort to improve gun background checks

PALM BEACH, Fla./WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House said on Monday that President Donald Trump supports efforts to improve federal background checks for gun purchases, days after a shooting at a Florida More...

By news On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
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Trump backs effort to improve gun background checks

PALM BEACH, Fla./WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House said on Monday that President Donald Trump supports efforts to improve federal background checks for gun purchases, days after a shooting at a Florida More...

By news On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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How a U.S. coal deal warmed Ukraine’s ties with Trump

KIEV (Reuters) – For the first time in Ukraine’s history, U.S. anthracite is helping to keep the lights on and the heating going this winter following a deal that has also helped to warm Kiev’s relations More...

By news On Saturday, February 17th, 2018
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Russians charged with 2016 U.S. election tampering to boost Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A Russian Internet agency and more than a dozen Russians interfered in the 2016 U.S. election campaign in a multi-pronged effort to support Donald Trump and disparage rival Hillary More...

By news On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Malicious cyber activity cost U.S. up to $109 billion in 2016: White House report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Malicious cyber activity cost the U.S. economy between $57 billion and $109 billion in 2016, the White House Council of Economic Advisers estimated in a report on Friday. The report More...

By news On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Trump, Israel’s Netanyahu to meet at White House March 5: officials

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump will host Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for a meeting at the White House on March 5, two U.S. officials said on Friday. “The president has More...

By news On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Telltale internet message may have foreshadowed Florida school massacre

PARKLAND, Fla. (Reuters) – The 19-year-old man accused of shooting 17 people to death at a Florida high school legally purchased the assault rifle used in the killings and may have foreshadowed the attack More...