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3 stories you might have missed

March 13, 2019
Have you been keeping up? Check out these stories you might have missed.
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3 stories you might have missed

February 27, 2019
Have you been keeping up? Check out these stories you might have missed.
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Dems move toward first vote to crack down on gun violence

February 25, 2019
John Bresnahan | POLITICO
In the most high-profile congressional vote on gun control in years, House Democrats are set to pass a bipartisan measure this week that mandates federal background checks on all gun sales, including private transactions.
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Mass shooting at Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California

November 8, 2018
Pete Williams, Alexander Smith, Andrew Blankstein, Alastair Jamieson | NBC News
Twelve people including a police officer were killed by a gunman at a crowded bar in Thousand Oaks, California, late Wednesday, officials said.
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Suspect in Pittsburgh synagogue shooting is charged in 44-count hate-crime indictment

November 1, 2018
Devlin Barrett, Matt Zapotosky , Mark Berman | The Washington Post
The suspect in a grisly shooting that left 11 people dead at a Pittsburgh synagogue was charged Wednesday in a 44-count indictment accusing him of federal hate crimes.
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Trump’s Visit to Pittsburgh Divides a City Mourning Victims of Hate

October 31, 2018
Julie Hirschfeld Davis, Campbell Robertson, Trip Gabriel | The New York Times
One of Pittsburgh’s most solemn days began with hundreds coming together in anguish and grief in synagogues and at gravesides, to start the services for those killed as they prayed on the Sabbath. In the afternoon, they came together again, in shivas to honor the dead and comfort the living, and, later by the thousands, in solemn marches of protest around the Squirrel Hill neighborhood where the attack took place on Saturday.
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WATCH: Leaders respond to Pittsburgh shooting

October 29, 2018
A story we're following: A shooter targeted a synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and left 11 dead. The shooter was taken into custody and leaders around the country are reacting to the tragedy.
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Trump says he will travel to Pittsburgh after deadly shooting

October 29, 2018
Seung Min Kim, Katie Zezima, Amy B Wang | The Washington Post
President Trump on Saturday strongly condemned the deadly mass shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue as “pure evil” and anti-Semitic, and then, without skipping a beat, slipped into campaign mode with attacks on trade deals, a discourse on palm trees and a dig at a potential 2020 rival.
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Trump to address NRA for first time since Florida school shootings

April 30, 2018
Ashley Parker, John Wagner | The Washington Post
President Trump is expected to speak at the National Rifle Association’s annual meeting in Dallas on Friday, a White House official confirmed, marking a return to a group that was one of Trump’s earliest and most ardent supporters.
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