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Parkland shooting: Armed school resource officer 'never went in' to school during shooting

The sheriff said the revelation made him "sick to my stomach. There are no words I mean these families lost their children."<p>An armed security officer on campus where a gunman killed 17 people never went inside the high school or tried to engage the gunman during the attack, a Florida sheriff said …

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott moves to bar people under 21 and mentally ill from buying guns

"I disagree with arming teachers," said Scott, a Republican who is believed to be eyeing a Senate run. "My focus is on bringing in law enforcement."<p>Florida Gov. Rick Scott broke with President Donald Trump on Friday and rejected calls to arm teachers with guns to prevent school massacres.<p>"I …


U.S. judge questions states seeking to restore Obamacare payments | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Monday appeared skeptical toward a request from several states that want him to order the administration of Republican President Donald Trump to continue payments to health insurers under Obamacare.<p>At a hearing in San Francisco federal court, U.S. District …

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Trump guts critical health care for the poor — and nobody noticed

The assault on Obamacare runs deep: Trump allows coverage for millions of poor kids to expire — and that’s not all<p>Jimmy Kimmel’s impassioned plea to save the Affordable Care Act by invoking his personal story about his infant son Billy’s vital heart surgery was an inflection point in the national …

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Another Obama Decision Reversed? Now It's About Food Safety.

WASHINGTON — Citing President Donald Trump's calls for deregulation, Republican lawmakers and the chicken industry are aggressively lobbying to speed up poultry inspection lines — a change the Obama administration had rejected after warnings it would endanger workers and increase food contamination.<p>…


Astronomers strike gold, witness massive cosmic collision

It was a faint signal, but it told of one of the most violent acts in the universe, and it would soon reveal secrets of the cosmos, including how gold was created.<p>Forbes estimated that the collision created an estimated $10 octillion in gold, which is $10 billion, billion, billion.<p>What they …

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