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Feb 22, 2018

Final tribute: Slain Florida high school football coach is hailed as a 'hero'
Friends, students pay tribute to football coach who died saving students from school shooter

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Feb 22, 2018

New charges brought against ex-Trump campaign associates
Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed additional criminal charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman and his business associate

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Feb 22, 2018

Grand jury indicts Missouri governor who admitted affair
A St. Louis grand jury has indicted Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on a felony invasion of privacy charge related to the Republican's affair with a woman in 2015

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Feb 22, 2018

3 things to know about Boston's March for Our Lives
The nationwide march for gun reform is coming to Boston. Following the Florida school shooting that killed 17 people, classmates and families of the victims are leading a march on the nation's capital calling for new gun control laws. But the energized movement isn't only happening in Washington, D.C.; grassroots organizers are also leading simultaneous […]

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Feb 22, 2018

Sheriff: Deputy on duty never entered Florida school during shooting, has resigned
A Florida sheriff says the deputy who was on duty at a high school where 17 people were massacred waited outside the building for about four minutes without ever going in. Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel announced during a Thursday news conference that Deputy Scot Peterson resigned after being suspended without pay. Israel said he […]

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Feb 22, 2018

Sheriff: School officer never went inside to confront Florida gunman
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The armed officer on duty at the Florida school where a shooter killed 17 people never went inside to engage the gunman and has been placed under investigation, police announced Thursday. The Valentine's Day shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School by a gunman armed with an AR-15 style assault rifle […]

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Feb 22, 2018

Local immigrants sue Trump for ending protection program for thousands
Haitian and Salvadoran immigrants are suing President Donald Trump over the administration's decision to end special protections that have allowed them to live and work in the US

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Feb 22, 2018

Horse rescued in Massachusetts joins NY police force
A horse rescued from neglect has a new home and a new job _ on the Albany, New York police force

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Feb 22, 2018

Watch: Florida teens gave a moving performance of an original song after CNN's town hall
The students who lived through the tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School wrote the song for their teachers and classmates killed in last week's shooting.

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Feb 22, 2018

Trump endorses raising minimum age to 21 for more weapons
President Donald Trump endorses a range of gun-control measures, including raising the minimum age to 21 for possessing more weapons than at present.

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Feb 22, 2018

Michigan State interim president to donate salary amid Nassar fallout
Former Michigan Gov. John Engler will donate his salary while serving as Michigan State University's interim president amid fallout over disgraced former sports doctor Larry Nassar

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Feb 22, 2018

Here's what happened at CNN's town hall following the Florida school shooting
Republican Sen. Marco Rubio put on defensive at televised town hall event by angry students, teachers and parents demanding stronger gun-control measures after school shooting rampage

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Feb 21, 2018

Right-wing media uses Parkland shooting as conspiracy fodder
The teenagers of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, who a week ago lost 17 of their classmates and school staff members in a mass shooting, have emerged as passionate advocates for reform, speaking openly of their anger in the hope of forcing a reckoning on guns.

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Feb 21, 2018

Evangelist Billy Graham dies at 99
The Rev. Billy Graham, counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, has died at age 99. Spokesman Mark DeMoss tells The Associated Press that Graham died Wednesday morning at his home in Montreat, North Carolina

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Feb 21, 2018

Stephen Colbert applauds Florida school shooting survivors: 'The adults aren't cutting it anymore'
"There is one group that does give me hope that we will do something to protect the children, and sadly, it's the children."

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Feb 20, 2018

Trump urges ban on gun devices like bump stocks
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he has signed a memo directing the Justice Department to propose regulations to "ban all devices" like bump stocks used in last year's Las Vegas massacre

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Feb 20, 2018

15-year-old shot 5 times during Florida school shooting credited with saving lives
A 15-year-old student who was shot five times during last week's massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is credited with saving the lives of at least 20 other students

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Feb 20, 2018

George and Amal Clooney donate $500k to march against guns
Actor George Clooney and his wife, Amal Clooney, are donating $500,000 to students organizing nationwide marches against gun violence, and they say they'll also attend next month's planned protests

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Feb 20, 2018

Stars, educators lead effort for kids to see 'Black Panther'
As "Black Panther" sells out in U.S. theaters, educators, philanthropist, celebrities, business owners and athletes are bringing children of color to see the film which features a black superhero in a fictional, un-colonized African nation

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Feb 20, 2018

‘I'm fed up with vigils,' Gloucester father whose son died in a school shooting writes
"There are dozens of ways to reduce gun violence, but the country as a whole seems to lack the will to do any of them," Gregory Gibson wrote in The New York Times.

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Feb 20, 2018

What students who survived the Florida school shooting are saying about gun laws
The teens who lived through the assault at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, are demanding politicians take action.

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Feb 20, 2018

Guess co-founder steps aside amid misconduct investigation
Guess Inc. says that co-founder Paul Marciano will give up his day-to-day responsibilities at the clothing company until a sexual misconduct investigation is completed

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Feb 20, 2018

Out of prison, fiancée in kayak case says, ‘I'm not heartless'
"It's just not fair how they're portraying me as a coldblooded murderer or killer."

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Feb 19, 2018

American is charged with stealing terra-cotta warrior's thumb
News of the theft provoked anger in China, where the terra-cotta warriors are national treasures and a major tourist attraction.

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Feb 19, 2018

Trump stays quiet on shooting victims, fumes over Russia
President Donald Trump spent the weekend fuming over the Russia investigation, staying largely silent about the nearby Florida school shooting victims and the escalating gun control debate

Boston.com National News
Feb 18, 2018

What students said about guns after 14 of their classmates were killed
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — They shouted into a microphone until their voices became hoarse.

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Feb 18, 2018

Teacher marries her girlfriend, and then a Catholic school fires her
The teacher, Jocelyn Morffi, was one of the most popular educators at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic School in Miami.

Boston.com National News
Feb 16, 2018

13 Russians charged with meddling in 2016 presidential race
WASHINGTON (AP) — Thirteen Russians, including a businessman close to Vladimir Putin were charged Friday in an elaborate plot to interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election through social media propaganda, aimed in part at helping Republican Donald Trump and harming the prospects of his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton. The federal indictment, brought by the […]

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Feb 16, 2018

Read the ‘powerful message' a Newtown teacher wrote to his colleague in Florida
"We have an idea of the ordeal your community is going through."

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Feb 16, 2018

Florida shooting survivor's grandfather survived 1949 mass shooting
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A student who survived the shooting at a Florida school hid in a closet — just like her grandfather did to escape a 1949 shooting rampage in New Jersey. Carly Novell tweeted a photo and said she hid in a closet just like her grandfather, Charles Cohen, did nearly 70 years […]

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Feb 16, 2018

New Yorker magazine obtains ex-playmate's account of alleged Trump affair
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump had a nine-month extramarital affair with the 1998 Playboy Playmate of the year beginning in 2006, showing the woman his wife's bedroom in Trump Tower and bringing her to his private bungalow at the Beverly Hills Hotel, according to the woman's eight-page, handwritten account of the relationship obtained […]

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Feb 16, 2018

FBI received tip on Florida suspect but did not investigate
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The FBI received a specific report in January that the suspect in the Florida school shooting could be plotting an attack, but agents failed to investigate the tip, the agency said Friday. A tipster who was close to Nikola Cruz called the FBI and provided information about Cruz's guns and his […]

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Feb 16, 2018

FBI says it failed to investigate tip on Florida suspect
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The FBI received a tip last month that the suspect in the Florida school shooting had a ‘‘desire to kill'' and access to guns and could be plotting an attack, but agents failed to investigate, the agency said Friday. Florida Gov. Rick Scott called for the FBI director to resign because […]

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Feb 16, 2018

Black athletes in 1980s, 90s not outspoken, but not silent
By the 1980s, America finally publicly embraced the black athlete, looking past skin color to see athleticism and skill, rewarding stars with multimillion-dollar athletic contracts, movie deals, lucrative shoe endorsements and mansions in all-white enclaves. Who didn't want to be like Mike? But those fortunate black athletes like Michael Jordan and Tiger Woods did not, […]

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