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Jo Dockins, of Charlotte, N.C., carries flowers as she visits the Billy Graham Library in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018.  Spokesman Mark DeMoss says Billy Graham, who long suffered from cancer, pneumonia and other ailments, died at his home in North Carolina on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. He was 99. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Rev. Billy Graham, known as 'America's Pastor,' dies at 99The Rev. Billy Graham, who was known as "America's Pastor," has died at his North Carolina home at 99.
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Aria Siccone, 14, a 9th grade student survivor from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where more than a dozen students and faculty were killed in a mass shooting on Wednesday, cries as she recounts her story from that day, while state Rep. Barrinton Russell, D-Dist. 95, comforts her, as they talk to legislators at the state Capitol regarding gun control legislation, in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
Shooting survivors issue call for action at Florida CapitolSchool shooting survivors arrive at Florida Capitol, issue call for action
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Students gather on the steps of the old Florida Capitol protesting gun violence in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018.   Students at schools across Broward and Miami-Dade counties in South Florida planned short walkouts Wednesday, the one week anniversary of the deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)
Trump says more must be done to protect childrenTrump declares that more must be done to protect America's children, asks Justice Department to seek ban on rapid-fire bump stocks
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The Latest: Trump administration cautioned on bump stock banCalifornia Sen. Dianne Feinstein says the Trump administration lacks authority under current law to ban bump stocks, as President Donald Trump has urged
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Therese Gachnauer, center, a 18 year old senior from Chiles High School and Kwane Gatlin, right, a 19 year old senior from Lincoln High School, both in Tallahassee, join fellow students protesting gun violence on the steps of the old Florida Capitol in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018.    Students at schools across Broward and Miami-Dade counties in South Florida planned short walkouts Wednesday, the one week anniversary of the deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)
The Latest: Thousands converge on Florida's CapitolThousands of people have converged on Florida's Capitol to urge legislators to pass tougher gun laws
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FILE - In this May 11, 2017, file photo, Rep. Rod Blum, R-Iowa, speaks during a town hall meeting in Marshalltown, Iowa. Blum has likely violated multiple House ethics rules by failing to disclose a new company that he founded, using an official photo on its website, and having an aide appear in a false testimonial for its services, a review by The Associated Press shows. Blum, a Republican facing a competitive race for re-election, is one of two directors of the Tin Moon Corporation, a digital marketing company incorporated in 2016 as Blum was in his first term, a business filing shows. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
APNewsBreak: Iowa congressman failed to disclose new companyA 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
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NTSB: Truck hit by GOP train was on tracks after warningWitnesses to a collision between a train carrying Republican congressmen and a garbage truck in rural Virginia have told investigators the truck entered the railroad crossing after safety gates had come down
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Student survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 students and faculty were killed in a mass shooting last Wednesday, ride during the night aboard their bus between Parkland, Fla., and Tallahassee, Fla., Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, to rally outside the state capitol and talk to legislators about gun control reform. Nikolas Cruz, a former student, was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder on Thursday. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
Speaking out: Students who survived shooting talk activismMany students who survived the shooting at Marjory Stoneman High School have turned into outspoken gun control advocates
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Mexican front-runner promotes 'well-being of the soul'The front-runner in Mexico's presidential race has plunged into the normally taboo topic of religion, vowing to promote 'the well-being of the soul' if elected
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Senate leaders move to expel member accused of sex extortionRepublican and Democratic leaders of Rhode Island Senate take 1st step in trying to expel Senate minority whip indicted on charges of extorting legislative page for sex
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US lawmakers say it's time to restore staff at Cuba embassyU.S. lawmakers on a visit to Cuba are urging the State Department to restore Embassy staff pulled from the country last year in response to mysterious ailments among diplomats and their families
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FILE - In a Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018 file photo, students hold their hands in the air as they are evacuated by police from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla, after a shooter opened fire on the campus. Frustration is mounting in the medical community as the Trump administration again points to mental illness in response to yet another mass shooting.  (Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, File)
Correction: Florida Shooting-Mental Health storyCorrection: Florida Shooting-Mental Health story
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