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CT Lawmakers Want to Ban Bump Stocks After Las Vegas Massacre

CT Lawmakers Want to Ban Bump Stocks After Las Vegas Massacre

In a statement on Wednesday, the National Rifle Association , called for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to review whether bump stocks comply with federal law. But they are legal under federal firearms rules, and can be purchased without the rigorous background check and other restrictions on an automatic weapon.


Government watchdog group requests records on Mnuchin trip

Government watchdog group requests records on Mnuchin trip

Commercial flights from DC to NY, for example, can take as long as an hour, and who knows what might happen if the Treasury Secretary were out of touch that long when he was needed for an emergency 25th Amendment call? And when Mnuchin, his wife, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and other officials flew to Louisville and Fort Knox in Kentucky in August on an Air Force C-37B to visit the U.S.


Trump administration to narrow Affordable Care Act's contraception mandate

Trump administration to narrow Affordable Care Act's contraception mandate

Trump could deliver the new rules as early as Friday and put in jeopardy the free and low-priced birth control afforded to over 55 million people in the US. However, the rules are likely to generate more litigation, this time by advocates for women and public health groups. The move would fulfill a campaign promise from Trump and would allow a larger group of employers and insurers to claim religious or moral exemptions from covering birth control.


Florida Virtual School to welcome 20000 Puerto Rican students, Gov Scott says

Florida Virtual School to welcome 20000 Puerto Rican students, Gov Scott says

After touching down at Muniz Air National Guard Base, beginning his five hour trip, Trump rallied disaster management workers telling them they "can be very proud" of their response. "I don't believe all decisions have been made, but we certainly would advocate for extending that deadline if at all possible", said Cobbe. "We need help over here".


South Korea Will Amend Trade Deal with US

South Korea Will Amend Trade Deal with US

The North Korea and the South Korea have found one more reason not to be good neighbours. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert later said that North Korea had shown no interest in negotiating on matters related to its nuclear weapons program.