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'To every politician who is taking donations from the NRA, shame on you': Survivors of the Florida school shooting rage against gun lobby

Survivors of the Florida school shooting lashed out at lawmakers, gun advocates, and even President Donald Trump on Saturday at a fiery rally demanding immediate gun-control measures in the wake of Wednesday's massacre.

Trump suggests FBI failed to look into Florida shooting suspect because it was 'spending too much time' on the Russia investigation

President Donald Trump made a stunning suggestion Saturday that the FBI "missed" warning signs about the Florida high-school shooter because the agency was instead investigating Russian election meddling and possible collusion with the…

Florida social services reportedly investigated Nikolas Cruz in 2016 — but they determined he was a low risk

Florida's state social services agency had previously investigated Nikolas Cruz, long before he set foot on the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Wednesday and allegedly gunned down 17 people.

A top GOP donor says he won't write another check to Republicans until they support an assault weapons ban

A major Republican donor issued a remarkable ultimatum on Saturday, vowing to withhold money from GOP candidates unless they support a ban on selling military-style guns to civilians.

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'They just talk!' Trump blames Democrats for not acting on gun control earlier

President Donald Trump on Saturday laid the blame on Democrats for the lack of congressional action on gun control, an issue that once again rose to the forefront of public discourse after Wednesday's mass shooting in Florida.


Snap CEO Evan Spiegel sold $50 million in Snap stock — his first sale since the IPO (SNAP)

Snap CEO Evan Spiegel sold 2,675,600 shares of Snap last week at a price of $18.71 per share, a transaction netting him just over $50 million.


The Florida school shooter talked about killing Mexicans, gays, and black people in private group chat

Nineteen-year-old Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz expressed a deep hatred for various minority groups, according to private messages he sent in an Instagram group chat, CNN reported.


Mueller's latest move just dealt the White House a massive 'black eye'

The FBI's investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 US election took a major step forward on Friday, when special counsel Robert Mueller's office announced eight charges against 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities…


The Mueller indictments — here's which Russians were charged with interfering in the 2016 US election

Special counsel Robert Mueller's office charged 13 Russian nationals and the Internet Research Agency (IRA), a notorious Russian "troll factory," with violating US law and interfering in the 2016 election.


11 TV shows that are off the air, but people wish there were one more season of

Netflix has managed to breathe new life into a number of TV shows thought dead, including "Arrested Development," "Gilmore Girls," and "Full House." And networks have done the same, rebooting classics like "Will & Grace" and "Roseanne."


McMaster says evidence of Russian meddling in the US election is 'now really incontrovertible'

MUNICH (AP) — Top Russian and American officials exchanged barbs Saturday in Germany over the U.S. indictment of 13 Russians accused of an elaborate plot to disrupt the 2016 presidential election.

19 years later, Columbine High School massacre survivors say they still struggle and have debilitating anxiety

When a mass shooting grips a nation, as it did Wednesday as reports of a shooting at a Florida high school unfurled, many individuals follow media coverage closely for updates.


The 12 coolest features inside the Tesla Model 3 (TSLA)

There have been few cars more sought after in recent memory than the Tesla Model 3. It's Tesla's first foray into the mass market after dominating the luxury electric vehicle segment for much of the past decade.


Trump's defense budget is a wishlist for a massive military buildup — these are the planes, ships, and missiles he wants

President Donald Trump's fiscal budget request for 2019 includes $686 billion for defense spending.

Confessions of a screen addict: I wake up at 2 a.m. every morning to use my phone and I'm a little worried

There was a time not long ago when I considered it crazy to keep a smartphone by the bedside.

These are the sneaky ways apps like Instagram, Facebook, Tinder lure you in and get you 'addicted'

If you own a smartphone, you've likely experienced the feeling: you've got a few moments of downtime so you take out your phone to see what's new.


JAMES CLAPPER: There could be 'other shoes to drop' in the Russia investigation involving Trump's finances

James Clapper, the former director of national intelligence said he believes there could be "other shoes to drop" in the Russia probe, which took a dramatic turn on Friday after new charges against multiple Russian nationals and entities…

Saturday, Feb 17

Paul Manafort faces new claim of bank fraud while trying to renegotiate his bail agreement

Paul Manafort, the former campaign chairman for President Donald Trump who is facing money laundering charges in the Russia investigation, is now in deeper trouble with special counsel Robert Mueller.

Friday, Feb 16

Rick Gates is set to finalize a plea deal with Mueller and become the third cooperating witness in the Russia probe

Rick Gates, a former adviser to President Donald Trump's campaign, is set to finalize a plea deal with special counsel Robert Mueller, CNN reported on Thursday.

New documents show Senate Republicans had Susan Rice's email for 8 months before they raised questions about it

The Senate Judiciary Committee obtained a copy of former National Security Adviser Susan Rice's email documenting a meeting she had with former President Barack Obama and top intelligence officials eight months before raising concerns…

Thursday, Feb 15

More details are starting to emerge about the Florida shooting suspect — and police say he confessed

The suspected Florida high-school shooter, 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz, has confessed to committing the massacre that killed 17 on Wednesday, a Broward County Sheriff's Office report said.

Trump says it's time to tackle 'difficult' mental-health issue, does not mention gun laws in address after Florida shooting

President Donald Trump on Thursday called for action after the horrific school shooting in Florida the day before that left at least 17 people dead and more than a dozen injured.

These are the victims of the Florida high-school shooting

Seventeen people have died after a gunman opened fire at a Florida high school on Wednesday.

Here's what we know about Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old suspect in the Florida high-school shooting

Nikolas Cruz, 19, has been identified as the suspect in the shooting that killed at least 17 people at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, near Fort Lauderdale, on Wednesday.

Wednesday, Feb 14

17 killed in Florida high-school shooting, sheriff says; suspect in custody

At least 17 people were killed on Wednesday after a shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel told media Wednesday.

John Kelly has suddenly become the White House's 'agent of chaos'

John Kelly's future as the White House chief of staff appears to be in question as the Rob Porter scandal continues to escalate. And President Donald Trump's allies are torn over what should be the fate of the retired Marine general who…

Jamie Dimon isn't losing sleep over the stock market's biggest fear

The stock market hit a rough patch last week, when fears around faster-than-expected wage growth triggered a correction.; Inflation in January rose more than economists forecast, a report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed on…

Goldman Sachs was ‘freaked out’ by a rumor that Trump would personally kill the Amazon/Whole Foods deal because of Jeff Bezos (AMZN)

Goldman Sachs' Gregg Lemkau said that the firm was worried by a rumor that President Trump would personally intervene to block Amazon's $13.7 billion purchase of Whole Foods, right before the deal closed — in a move that could have been…

Tuesday, Feb 13

The FBI director just threw a huge wrench into the White House's story about Rob Porter

FBI Director Christopher Wray just tossed a wrench into the White House's narrative about how it handled the Rob Porter scandal.

'We can only take so much abuse': Whole Foods suppliers slam 'hellacious' new policies and say rising costs are hurting business

Whole Foods is changing the way it does business with suppliers, and some local and regional brands say it's having a crippling impact on their business.

Walgreens has reportedly approached a massive drug distributor about a takeover (WBA, ABC)

One of America's largest pharmacy businesses has reportedly approached one of the US's largest drug distributors about a takeover, The Wall Street Journal reports.

After ten years, Apple is totally changing how it makes iPhone software — and users should be ecstatic (AAPL)

If you use an iPhone, you've probably encountered an annoying glitch or bug on your iPhone recently.