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In third bellwether contest, Florida Democrats again carry the day and hope for a blue wave

Trump is too toxic even for Sarasota, say Democrats, who made sure to figuratively hang the unpopular president around the neck of Buchanan as well as the Republicans who [...]
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Ghostly Boats Carry North Korean Crews, Dead and Alive, to Japan

“I am wondering why so many of these have all of a sudden come in such a short time,” said Kazuko Komatsu, 66, who lives in a house close to the marina in Yurihonjo. North Korea, she said, “is a mysterious country. We don’t know [...]
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“Open carry” laws are designed to intimidate and undermine public order, and can be overturned

9 months ago | 0 comment
This article originally appeared on AlterNet Just four days after the nation saw how scores of heavily armed men hindered police seeking to preserve public order in Charlottesville, the people of San Antonio got another taste of what “open [...]
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Appeals court blocks strict DC concealed carry permit law

10 months ago | 0 comment
WASHINGTON (AP) – A federal appeals court has blocked a District of Columbia law that makes it difficult for gun owners to get concealed carry permits. A divided three-judge panel for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ruled [...]
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Florida tax collector will allow employees to carry firearms

11 months ago | 0 comment
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) – A Florida tax collector says a new policy will allow his employees to openly carry firearms while they work. Seminole County Tax Collector Joel Greenberg tells the Orlando Sentinel that according to Florida law, he [...]
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Lawmakers shaken by ballpark shooting demand right to carry guns

11 months ago | 0 comment
After Republican members of Congress were targeted by a left-wing zealot in a shooting in the Washington suburbs last week, lawmakers said they felt like sitting ducks and demanded more freedom to defend themselves while in the nation’s capital. The [...]
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New Georgia law will let people carry guns into booze-filled tailgating parties

12 months ago | 0 comment
This article originally appeared on AlterNet. Despite the fact that nothing good ever comes out of mixing aggressive sports, copious amounts of alcohol and firearms, the state of Georgia just passed a law letting people carry weapons to [...]
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North Korea Says Missile It Tested Can Carry Nuclear Warhead

1 year ago | 0 comment
David Wright, a director of the Global Security Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists, wrote in a blog post that if the same missile was flown on a standard trajectory, it would have a maximum range of 2,800 miles. That [...]
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University of Texas stabbings put campus carry law to test

1 year ago | 0 comment
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – It was the nightmare scenario that had been at the heart of the debate over Texas’ new law allowing concealed handguns on college campuses: a knife-wielding attacker stabbing and slashing his way through a crowd [...]
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Rwandans Carry On, Side by Side, Two Decades After Genocide

1 year ago | 0 comment
Though the genocide ended a year before Mr. Kwizera was born, it is deeply ingrained in the lives of even the youngest Rwandans. This compulsory work is emblematic of a broader culture of reconciliation, development and social [...]