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FILE- In this Feb. 14, 2018, file photo, students are evacuated by police from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., after a shooter opened fire on the campus. A large Wall Street money manager wants to engage with major weapons manufacturers about their response to the school massacre in Parkland. (Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, File)
School shooting survivors target NRA-linked companiesSurvivors of a mass shooting at a Florida high school are seeking a boycott of companies doing business with the NRA
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Ann Lyons waits for the motorcade carrying Rev. Billy Graham to pass by in Black Mountain, N.C.,  on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018. Lyons traveled from Muldoon, Texas.  It was a chance for residents in some of Graham’s favorite places to pay tribute. He often shopped or caught trains in Black Mountain.  The procession is part of more than a week of mourning that culminates with his burial next week at his library in Charlotte.   (John D. Simmons/The Charlotte Observer via AP)
Billy Graham's body arrives at namesake libraryAdmirers salute Billy Graham as motorcade carrying body crosses North Carolina
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE- In this Feb. 14, 2018, file photo, students are evacuated by police from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., after a shooter opened fire on the campus. A large Wall Street money manager wants to engage with major weapons manufacturers about their response to the school massacre in Parkland. (Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, File)
NRA, Florida face backlash after latest school shootingThe 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
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE- This Feb. 21, 2018 file photo shows students at the entrance to the office of Florida Gov. Rick Scott with boxes of petitions for gun control reform, at the state Capitol in Tallahassee, Fla. Over a dozen students and teachers were killed on Valentine's Day in a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. The latest mass shooting at the Florida high school has some pondering the improbable: Could this one actually bring some measure of change?(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
After years of dejection, proponents of gun laws see hope'Our kids have started a revolution:' Teens' activism after Florida school shooting has some hopeful for action on gun policy
The Associated Press8 hours ago
In this Friday, Feb. 23, 20189 photo, Garrison Keillor poses for a photo in Minneapolis.  Keillor discusses allegations of sexual harassment in his first extended interview since Minnesota Public Radio severed ties with the former "A Prairie Home Companion" creator and host in November. (AP Photo/Jeff Baenen)
Keillor: Relationship with accuser simply 'romantic writing'Garrison Keillor says his relationship with a woman who accused him of sexual harassment was nothing more than "romantic writing" and that the two never had a sexual relationship
The Associated Press9 hours ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, file photo, Warren Buffett attends the Forbes 100th Anniversary Gala at Pier Sixty in New York. Buffett will release his well-read annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018.  In addition to detailing his conglomerate's performance last year, Buffett often devotes part of his letter to advice on investing and life.  (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)
Investor Warren Buffett says good deals tough to findInvestor Warren Buffett says the acquisition frenzy on Wall Street is making it hard for him to find deals at the right price, but his Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate recorded a $29 billion gain because of the tax reforms Congress passed
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - In this June 21, 2017 file photo, Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley speaks at a news conference in St. Louis.  It didn’t take long after Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens was indicted for alleged invasion of privacy for Missouri Democrats to tie him to  Hawley, the presumed GOP front runner in Missouri’s hotly contested U.S. Senate race. Nor did it take long for Republicans to link the prosecutor who announced the charges to a prominent national Democratic financier. (AP Photo/Jim Salter File)
Indictment of Missouri governor could have political ripplesThe indictment of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on felony invasion of privacy charges could have political implications beyond his office
The Associated Press16 hours ago
FILE - In this Aug. 12, 1985, file photo, Olympic gymnastics coach Bela Karolyi, right, instructs Sara Tank on the balance beam at his Olympic training facility in north Houston. When Tank arrived at the ranch in 1985, she said she soon realized that the Bela Karolyi she had seen on television, who was "animated and acted like he loved kids," was "not the Bela that was in the gym." "We were treated like a business plan," said Sara Tank Ornelas, now living in Wichita, Kan. Ornelas said she suffered 13 broken bones while training at the ranch from age 11 to 15. (AP Photo/Richard J. Carson, File)
US gymnasts tell AP sport rife with verbal, emotional abuseRomanian gymnasts who trained under former U.S. Olympic coaches Bela and Martha Karolyi tell the AP that the duo starved and beat them in pursuit of an ideal athlete
The Associated Press18 hours ago
Margarita Lasalle, a bookkeeper and Joellen Berman, a guidance data specialist, look at a memorial Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 as teachers and school administrators returned to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School for the first time since 17 victims were killed in a mass shooting at the school, in Parkland, Fla. (Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)
Police experts urge intensive training if teachers are armedLaw enforcement experts say it takes specialized and constant training to know how to act in an active shooter situation
The Associated Press22 hours ago
Florida Governor Rick Scott leaves the room after his school safety proposal press conference at the Florida Capitol in Tallahassee, Fla., Feb 23, 2018. Scott proposed banning the sale of firearms to anyone younger than 21 as part of a plan to prevent gun violence. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)
Students: More gun control needed after school shootingFlorida officials have outlined their plans to make schools safer after a shooting last week that left 17 people dead. Some say it isn't enough.
The Associated Press1 day ago
U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., right hugs friend and fellow civil rights veteran Rims Barber, of the Mississippi Human Services Coalition, prior to the Friends of Mississippi Civil Rights gala Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 in Jackson, Miss. Lewis and four other civil rights veterans were honored. Lewis traveled to Mississippi in 1961, was arrested and jailed with other Freedom Riders, black and white, who challenged segregation in a bus station. He continued working for racial equality in Mississippi and across the South in the 1960s, and as chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, he helped organize the 1963 March on Washington. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
Civil rights icon Ruby Bridges Hall: Ban assault weaponsCivil rights icon Ruby Bridges Hall says the United States' next civil rights movement should be to ban assault weapons. Bridges says she is distressed by the mass shootings in U.S. schools.
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE- In this May 23, 2017, file photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks outside the state Capitol in Jefferson City, Mo.  It didn’t take long after  Greitens was indicted for alleged invasion of privacy for Missouri Democrats to tie him to Attorney General Josh Hawley, the presumed GOP front runner in Missouri’s hotly contested U.S. Senate race. Nor did it take long for Republicans to link the prosecutor who announced the charges to a prominent national Democratic financier.(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)
Greitens latest of several US governors indictedMissouri Gov. Eric Greitens is the latest of several U.S. governors who have been indicted on a wide variety of charges in the last century
The Associated Press1 day ago
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