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NRA, Florida face backlash after latest school…

The National Rifle Association and the state of Florida are both facing a growing backlash amid calls for stricter gun control laws at both the state and federal level

Racial comments lead to confrontation at CPAC

Former RNC chairman Michael Steele confronts CPAC Chairman Matt Schlapp over racial comments a speaker made about Steele at the conservative conference.

Democrats Release A Rival Memo On FBI Surveillance

The 10-page memo contains multiple redactions, but appears geared at countering Republican claims that the FBI improperly spied on the Trump campaign.

GOP Senator Doubts Age Limit To Buy Rifles Will…

Sen. John Cornyn says the measure likely won't get the 60 votes needed in the upper chamber.

Text of declassified GOP memo targeting FBI's Russia probe

Text of the declassified GOP memo targeting the FBI's investigation into the Trump election campaign and Russia

UN unanimously demands a 30-day cease-fire across…

The U.N. Security Council has unanimously approved a resolution demanding a 30-day cease-fire across Syria "without delay" to deliver humanitarian aid to millions and evacuate the critically ill and wounded

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CPAC speaker jeered for calling out Roy Moore

Conservative writer Mona Charen criticized conservatives for defending Roy Moore and President Donald Trump amidst numerous harassment allegations at the Conservative Political Action Conference.

Mattis Gives Final Advice On Transgender Military…

The Pentagon made recommendations to the White House on transgender individuals serving in the military.

Eric Greitens Resigns From Republican Governors…

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens resigned from his position with the Republican Governors Association while the Missouri Republican Party defended him.

Text of declassified Dems memo about FBI's Russia probe

Text of the declassified Dems memo rebutting claims by GOP about the FBI's investigation into the Trump election campaign and Russia

Congress releases redacted, declassified…

After weeks of discussions between Democrats and the Justice Department, Congress has released a redacted, declassified memo that aims to counter GOP allegations that the FBI abused government surveillance powers

Devin Nunes: We wanted Dem memo out

While speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference, House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes responds to the release of a redacted version of a Democratic memo that seeks to undercut Republican claims of FBI surveillance abuses.

Mnuchin Says These Are The Largest Set Of North…

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin detailed new sanctions for North Korea at a press briefing Friday.

The US Is Reportedly Moving Its Embassy In Israel…

According to several reports out Friday, the new embassy will officially open May 14 — just in time for Israel's independence day.

Prosecutors: Developer gave illicit cash to LA politicians

A real estate developer has been charged with making nearly $200,000 in illegal campaign contributions to committees that supported Mayor Eric Garcetti and seven other Los Angeles politicians while seeking approval to build a massive apartment complex

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After years of dejection, proponents of gun laws…

'Our kids have started a revolution:' Teens' activism after Florida school shooting has some hopeful for action on gun policy

Dems release rebuttal memo after redactions

President Donald Trump on Saturday agreed to release a redacted version of a Democratic memo that seeks to undercut Republican claims of FBI surveillance abuses. CNN's Boris Sanchez reports.

Trump Touches On Gun Violence, Border Wall During…

For the second time as president, Donald Trump addressed the Conservative Political Action Conference.

Immigrants Are Suing Trump Over Ending Haiti, El…

A lawsuit filed Thursday seeks to block the Trump administration from terminating the Temporary Protected Status for Haiti and El Salvador.

The Latest: Colleges lend support to student protesters

Dozens of college and universities across the country are standing behind students who may face discipline for participating in demonstrations for tougher gun laws

Dem Rebuttal Memo to GOP Memo Released

The classified Democratic memo written in response to the classified Republican memo released three weeks ago has itself now been released after getting the go-ahead from President Trump on Saturday, CNN reports. The GOP memo prepared by Rep. Devin Nunes claimed the FBI abused its powers when it secured surveillance...

Writer: Gun control debate could break America

National Review writer David French says the "vicious rhetoric" in the gun control debate is putting strains on the US system.

Immigration Agency Takes 'Nation Of Immigrants…

A U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services official said the new statement reflects USCIS' guiding principles.

The Latest: GOP House chairman criticizes Democratic memo

House intelligence committee chairman is dismissing a memo about the Russia election probe that has been declassified by Democrats

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Trump says arming teachers in schools 'Up to…

President Donald Trump says arming teachers as a deterrent against school shootings is "Up to States."

Toobin: Shocked if Manafort goes to trial

CNN analyst Jeffrey Toobin reacts to Rick Gates, a former Trump campaign aide, pleading guilty in Robert Mueller's investigation.

Trump: May Pull ICE Officers In Calif. Over…

He said the state would "be begging" for them to come back.