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Tens of thousands gather nationwide to march for gun control
36 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Summoned by student survivors of the Florida school shooting, tens of thousands of people poured into the nation's capital and cities across America on Saturday to march for gun control and ignite political activism among the young....
[From AP Top News at 11:39 a.m. EDT]
Massive crowds rally across U.S. to urge tighter gun controls
37 minutes ago
WASHINGTON/PARKLAND, Fla. (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of Americans gathered across the country on Saturday at March For Our Lives rallies to demand tighter gun laws, led by survivors of last month's Florida school massacre which reignited public anger over mass shootings.
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The Latest: Massive crowds at anti-gun rally in Florida
58 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on student-led protests against gun violence (all times local):...
[From AP Top News at 11:39 a.m. EDT]
The Catholic Church - coming to a Starbucks near you?
1 hour ago
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - It might be called Cappuccino Catholicism.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Trump moves to limit transgender individuals from military service
1 hour ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump signed a memorandum on Friday that bans some transgender individuals from serving in the U.S. military, but gives the armed forces latitude in implementing policies.
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As Syrian rebels quit Ghouta, Douma stands alone
1 hour ago
BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian army paused its bombardment of Douma, the last rebel bastion near Damascus, after midnight, a war monitor said on Saturday, as insurgents prepared to leave the rest of their former enclave of eastern Ghouta.
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Moscow says Europe 'unpredictable and aggressive' over Skripal: RIA
1 hour ago
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Moscow is uncomfortable about European states' stance over the poisoning of former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter in England, RIA news agency cited the Kremlin as saying on Saturday.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Why Trump's latest steps heighten risk of a global trade war
1 hour ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Ronald Reagan once likened trade wars to the pie fights in old Hollywood comedies. One pie in the face leads to another. And then another....
[From AP Top News at 11:39 a.m. EDT]
French gendarme who took place of hostage dies of gunshot wounds
1 hour ago
PARIS (Reuters) - France was in mourning on Saturday for a French security officer who died from gunshot wounds after voluntarily taking the place of a female hostage during a supermarket siege by an Islamist militant.
[From Reuters: Top News]
French hero officer who swapped himself for hostage dies
2 hours ago
TREBES, France (AP) -- A French police officer who offered himself up to an Islamic extremist gunman in exchange for a hostage has died, raising the death toll in the attack in southern France to four. He was honored Saturday as a national hero of "exceptional courage and selflessness."...
[From AP Top News at 11:39 a.m. EDT]
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