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US Embassy in Montenegro warns of active security situation

US Embassy in Montenegro warns Americans of security situation, reports say someone hurled a grenade then killed himself

Survivor presses NRA rep on automatic weapons

At a CNN town hall following the Parkland school shooting, National Rifle Association spokeswoman Dana Loesch is pressed on the NRA's stance on banning the purchase of semi-automatic and fully automatic weapons.

Trump Hosts Listening Session On School Safety…

The president met with people impacted by the Parkland, Columbine and Sandy Hook school shootings.

Jennifer Lawrence is Taking a Break from…

Jennifer Lawrence has just revealed her plan to take a hiatus from acting in an attempt to fight corruption in the U.S. Tony Spitz has the details.

'We Call B.S.': Students Protest For Gun Reform

High school students protested for gun reform in front of the White House.

Rev. Billy Graham, known as 'America's Pastor…

The Rev. Billy Graham, who was known as "America's Pastor," has died at his North Carolina home at 99.

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Republican congresswoman: Many mass murderers are…

Republican congresswoman says 'many' people who commit mass murder are Democrats, but she offers no evidence; Democratic challenger calls her comments 'disgusting' and 'toxic'

Survivor to Rubio: Will you reject NRA money?

School shooting survivor Cameron Kasky repeatedly asks Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) if he will continue to accept money from the NRA.

Mueller Asks If Manafort Offered A Banker A White…

Federal investigators are reportedly looking into whether or not Mueller promised to get a Chicago banker a White House job in exchange for loans.

Trump Lashes Out At Sessions Over Russia Probe…

President Trump directed his Twitter followers to "ask Jeff Sessions" why the Obama administration isn't the focus of the Russia investigation.

Greek parliament to probe 10 politicians over…

Greece's parliament voted early Thursday following a marathon 20-hour session to investigate 10 senior politicians, including two former prime ministers, over allegations they were involved in a pharmaceutical bribery scandal

Angry teens swarm into Florida Capitol; demand…

Protesters, including many angry teens and shooting survivors, swarm into Florida Capitol

Deutch: Our democracy is a little broken

At a CNN town hall following the Parkland school shooting, Congressman Ted Deutch (D-FL) discusses the public support for stricter gun laws and says that "our democracy is a little broken."

Former Kentucky Rep. Wins Back Her Old Seat In…

With 68 percent of the vote, Linda Belcher won a special election Tuesday to reclaim her old seat in Kentucky's House of Representatives.

White House: Security Clearance Crackdown Won't…

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders told reporters Kushner's role as senior adviser won't change because of the upcoming modifications.

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Beyond 'Obamacare': New liberal plan on health…

New plan from liberal policy group calls for 'Medicare Extra' to guarantee coverage for all, but keeps role for employers and private insurance

Parkland Survivors, Parents of Victims Challenge…

One of the highlights of CNN’s Wednesday town hall on guns came when Cameron Kasky, a student survivor of the Florida school shooting, stood several feet away from Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and asked him, “Can you tell me you won’t take a single donation from the NRA?” Cheers erupted in the crowd, a gathering […]

Rep. Deutch: You bet I'm in favor of a ban

At a CNN Town Hall following the Parkland school shooting, Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL) and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) specify what kind of weapons they would like to ban.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Is Forming A…

The task force will look at election interference, violence online, exploitation of information and other abuses of technology.

Trump Tells Jeff Sessions To Try To Ban Bump…

A bump stock was used by the shooter in Las Vegas in October.

'Fix it!' Gun violence plea to Trump from…

Students, parents and teachers affected by school shootings over the past two decades plead with President Trump to act

Shooting town hall: Rubio on the defensive on gun…

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio put on defensive at televised town hall event by angry students, teachers and parents demanding stronger gun-control measures after school shooting rampage

Nelson: Rubio showed up, our governor didn't

Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) credited his colleague Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) for taking part in a CNN Town Hall on gun reform following the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida but pointed out the absence of Florida's GOP representatives and Governor Rick Scott.

In A Surprise Move, President Trump Endorses Mitt…

They've openly — and frequently — criticized each other.

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Survey Ranks US Presidents On 'Overall Greatness'

Political scientists ranked all U.S. presidents from "failure" to "great."

APNewsBreak: Iowa congressman failed to disclose…

A congressman from Iowa violated House ethics rules by failing to disclose a new company that he owns, a mysterious outfit that uses one of his federal staffers in a false testimonial for its services

AP Exclusive: Migrant recounts his deportation…

'They force you to deport yourself:' Migrant deported by Israel recounts ordeal of being removed from place he'd grown to love to be sent to a country he didn't know