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March 24, 2019 - 8:41 pm
Powerball mania is growing again.
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President Donald Trump boards Air Force One, Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Palm Beach International Airport, in West Palm Beach, Fla., en route to Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
March 24, 2019 - 8:28 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller did not find evidence that President Donald Trump's campaign "conspired or coordinated" with Russia to influence the 2016 presidential election but reached no conclusion on whether Trump obstructed justice, Attorney General William Barr declared...
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Special Counsel Robert Mueller walks past the White House after attending services at St. John's Episcopal Church, in Washington, Sunday, March 24, 2019. Mueller closed his long and contentious Russia investigation with no new charges, ending the probe that has cast a dark shadow over Donald Trump's presidency. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
March 24, 2019 - 4:14 pm
Barr released a four-page summary of Mueller's report Sunday afternoon.
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AR-15 style rifle
FILE - In this Thursday, July 26, 2012 file photo, an AR-15 style rifle is displayed at the Firing-Line indoor range and gun shop, in Aurora, Colo. A new poll shows a majority of Americans favor stricter gun laws, and most believe schools and places of worship have become less safe over the last two decades, according to a poll conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research both before and after last week’s mass shooting at two mosques in New Zealand. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
March 23, 2019 - 2:02 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A majority of Americans favor stricter gun laws, and most believe places of worship and schools have become less safe over the last two decades, according to a new poll conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. The survey was conducted both before...
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(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
March 23, 2019 - 1:26 pm
The survey was conducted both before and after the mass shooting in New Zealand.
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President Donald Trump calls out to media as he greets people on the tarmac after arriving on Air Force One, Friday, March 22, 2019, at Palm Beach International Airport, in West Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
March 22, 2019 - 7:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump intensified his attacks on special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation in the hours before the report was submitted Friday. The president, speaking to reporters on the White House lawn before leaving for meetings at his Florida estate, again...
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Attorney General William Barr leaves his home in McLean, Va., on Friday, March 22, 2019. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is expected to present a report to the Justice Department any day now outlining the findings of his nearly two-year investigation into Russian election meddling, possible collusion with Trump campaign officials and possible obstruction of justice by Trump . (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
March 22, 2019 - 5:42 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation (all times local): 5:40 p.m. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Sen. Chuck Schumer say it's "imperative" to make the full report from Special Counsel Robert Mueller public. The top congressional Democrats say, "The American...
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March 22, 2019 - 3:37 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump criticized European auto makers Friday, suggesting he could impose tariffs on imports from companies such as BMW and Mercedes unless they build more plants in the United States. In an interview with Fox Business Network's Maria Bartiromo, Trump said that he...
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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern
In this March 20, 2019, photo, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaks during a press conference following the March 15 mosque shooting, in Christchurch, New Zealand. Prime Minister Ardern says New Zealand is immediately banning assault rifles, high-capacity magazines and "military style semi-automatic rifles" like the weapons used in last Friday's attacks on two Christchurch mosques. Ardern announced the ban Thursday, March 21, and said it would be followed by legislation to be introduced next month.(Kyodo News via AP)
March 21, 2019 - 10:38 am
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — The government of New Zealand announced a ban on "military-style" semi-automatic firearms and high-capacity magazines Thursday, just a week after such weapons were used in attacks on two mosques in the city of Christchurch that killed 50 people. An immediate sales...
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(Chris Machian/Omaha World-Herald via AP)
March 20, 2019 - 9:02 pm
"There's no despair. There's no giving up."
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