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Trump ‘particularly responsible’ for rising hate

Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), a 2020 presidential candidate, said on Sunday that President Trump is “particularly responsible” for rising hate leading to deadly attack. “In my faith, I have this ...

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Dayton shooting: Nine confirmed killed, gunman also dead

Nine people have been killed and at least 26 injured in a mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio – the second US mass shooting in 24 hours. Police confirmed they killed ...

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At least 7 people shot in Chicago park; 1 killed, 3 others wounded in separate shooting

At least seven people were wounded by gunfire early Sunday in Chicago after someone opened fire near a playground on the city’s west side. The shooting happened around 1:20 a.m. in Douglas Park, according to the Chicago Sun-Times. ...

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Pope: ‘Defenseless people’ targeted in US mass shootings

Pope Francis on the recent spate of mass shootings in the U.S., condemning the acts of violence on “defenseless people.” During his Sunday message to thousands from St. Peter’s Square ...

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CNN’s Jake Tapper calls out Republicans who turned down interviews after shootings

“State of the Union” host Jake Tapper on Sunday called out a group of Republican lawmakers that he said declined to appear on the CNN show to discuss two deadly ...

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Hurd calls on public to flag shooting threats on social media

Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) said on CBS’ “Face the Nation” that the public should report social media threats of mass violence to law enforcement in the wake of a mass ...

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George P. Bush denounces ‘white terrorism’ after El Paso shooting

Texas General Land Office Commissioner George P. Bush issued a statement that called on all Americans to stand against “white terrorism” Saturday after a gunman who espoused white supremacist views ...

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Trump makes a joke at Cummings’s Baltimore home being robbed

President Trump responded early Friday to reports that Rep. Elijah Cummings’s (D-Md.) Baltimore home was broken into, tweeting that the reported incident was “really bad news” and “too bad!” “Really ...

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Reagan’s daughter: no defence for my father ‘monkeys’ remark

The daughter of the late US President Ronald Reagan has said there is “no defence” for racist comments he made in a 1971 phone conversation. Newly unearthed tapes reveal Reagan ...

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Mark Esper: US looking to put intermediate-range missiles in Asia

Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Saturday that he hoped to soon place ground-launched, intermediate-range missiles in Asia, a day after the United States pulled itself from a Cold War-era arms ...

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