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Trump suggests bonuses for armed teachers in effort to prevent shootings

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President Trump doubled down on his calls to arm teachers in schools across the country in an effort to help prevent mass shootings from taking place.Read more

Texas school district threatens to suspend students who protest gun rights

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A School superintendent in Houston told students if you walk out to protest gun violence during school hours there will be consequences.Read more

Husband charged after wife who had 2nd online life found slain

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William Jeffrey West, 44, is being charged with murder in the death of his 42-year-old wife, Kathleen Dawn West.Read more

Mayor: Driver crashed car into hospital, set himself on fire

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The driver, a local man in his 20s known to police, was the only person injured in the crash at Middlesex Hospital.Read more


Child injured by support dog during boarding for Southwest flight

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A passenger tweeted that the dog bit the girl as she approached and that she screamed and cried.Read more

CBS News names Margaret Brennan anchor of 'Face the Nation'

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Brennan replaces John Dickerson, the broadcast's previous moderator, who moved to CBS This Morning last month as a co-host.Read more

Trump endorses raising minimum age to 21 for more weapons

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President Donald Trump endorsed stricter gun-control measures Thursday, including raising the minimum age for certain guns.Read more

Video: Quick cop catches Egyptian boy falling from window

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An Egyptian police officer on patrol likely saved a young boy's life this week by being in the right place at the right time.Read more

Crews used boats to help residents amid Midwest flooding

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Crews used boats to help residents evacuate their homes in northern Indiana after rainstorms sweeping across the Midwest on Wednesday combined with melting snow to flood...Read more

Facebook co-founder says platform should take action on those who misuse the service

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Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes says Facebook has an increasing responsibility to grapple with the influence it wields over relationships, society and even politics.Read more
Man tosses grenade at U.S. Embassy in Montenegro, government says

Man tosses grenade at U.S. Embassy in Montenegro, government says

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An attacker threw a hand grenade at the U.S. Embassy in Montenegro's capital and then killed himself with another explosive device, the government here said Thursday.Read more