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AMA endorses assault weapons ban

AMA endorses assault weapons ban

The country’s largest physician group on Tuesday endorsed a ban on assault weapons as part of a sweeping package of measures aimed at combating the epidemic of gun violence. Under pressure from ...

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Rick Scott to headline gun raffle 3 months after Parkland shooting

Rick Scott to headline gun raffle 3 months after Parkland shooting

ust three months after the deadly Parkland school shooting, Florida Gov. Rick Scott is slated to headline a GOP event featuring, of all things, a handgun giveaway. The Hillsborough County GOP announced this ...

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Gun rights advocates hold rallies in US state capitals

Gun rights advocates hold rallies in US state capitals

Gun rights supporters gathered in Atlanta and dozens of other U.S. state capitals Saturday at a time when many Americans are pressing for tougher restrictions on weapons. According to a ...

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Walmart employee turns in man charged with possessing weapons cache

Walmart employee turns in man charged with possessing weapons cache

A Walmart employee’s tip has led to a large weapons bust near a college campus in upstate New York. Federal authorities filed charges against Maximilien Reynolds, 19, on Friday for ...

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Trump’s support for new bill giving nationwide right to carry concealed weapons met with anger from anti-gun groups

Trump’s support for new bill giving nationwide right to carry concealed weapons met with anger from anti-gun groups

Donald Trump is supporting controversial new legislation that would give people a nationwide right to carry concealed weapons – a measure that has been opposed by police chiefs across the country. At the ...

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U.S. spies seeking to retrieve cyber weapons of Russia

U.S. spies seeking to retrieve cyber weapons of Russia

After months of secret negotiations, a shadowy Russian bilked American spies out of $100,000 last year, promising to deliver stolen National Security Agency cyberweapons in a deal that he insisted ...

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US plans to divest heavy weapons from PKK/PYD in Syria

US plans to divest heavy weapons from PKK/PYD in Syria

[ad_1] The Pentagon said Tuesday it intends to recoup large vehicles and heavy weapons from the PKK/PYD in Syria since the Daesh terror group has essentially been eliminated there. “It is our ...

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Air force error allowed Texas gunman to buy weapons

A day after a gunman massacred parishioners in a small Texas church, the Air Force admitted on Monday that it had failed to enter the man’s domestic violence court-martial into ...

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Trump approves multi-billion dollar weapons deal with South Korea

Trump approves multi-billion dollar weapons deal with South Korea

Trump and his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in have agreed to “maximise pressure” on Pyongyang after the US President approved a weapons deal with Seoul worth billions of dollars. Mr ...

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Sarin used in April Syria attack, chemical weapons watchdog confirms

Sarin, Syria attack, chemical, weapons, watchdog, confirms

The nerve agent sarin was used in an attack in April on the Syrian town of Khan Sheikhun and was likely to have spread from a crater in a road ...

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