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Officials Search for Suspects in Dallas Police Shooting

July 8, 2016
Pierre Thomas | ABC News
Dallas officials have started to release the identities of the five Dallas officers killed by sniper fire overnight during anti-police brutality protests. One of the suspects in the ambush-style shootings in Dallas that left five police officers dead overnight told a hostage negotiator he was upset about the recent police shootings of two black men and he wanted to kill white people, especially cops, Dallas Police Chief David Brown said at a news conference this morning.
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Lawmakers Return To Washington With Contentious Issues On Their Plates

July 6, 2016
Ailsa Chang | NPR
Congress is preparing to leave for its long summer recess. Before the lawmakers leave town, they have a couple of very contentious issues on their plates - guns and Zika.
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Supreme Court Rules Domestic Violence Offenders Can Lose Gun Rights

June 28, 2016
Carrie Johnson | NPR
The Supreme Court ruled Monday on a case over whether individuals who pled guilty to state misdemeanor domestic abuse charges are in violation of federal law for possessing firearms and ammunition.
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Demanding Action On Gun Control, House Democrats Stage Sit-In

June 23, 2016
Susan Davis, Eyder Peralta | NPR
Democrats had been trying to force a vote on gun control measures.
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Supreme Court Won't Consider Challenge to Assault Weapons Ban

June 21, 2016
Pete Williams | NBC News
The U.S. Supreme Court declined Monday to hear a challenge to Connecticut's ban on semi-automatic rifles commonly called assault weapons, acting a little over week after the mass shooting in Orlando was carried with such a firearm.
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