Couple accused of locking adopted children in empty room with no food or water

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Arizona couple accused of keeping adopted children locked in empty room with no lights or plumbing. | read more:
Couple accused of locking adopted children in empty room with no food or water

Couple accused of locking adopted children in empty room with no food or water
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Video shows police officer catching boy who fell from third-story building

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Dramatic footage has emerged of three police officers in Egypt who helped catch a boy who fell from the third floor of a building last week. | read more:
Video shows police officer catching boy who fell from third-story building

Video shows police officer catching boy who fell from third-story building
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Rubio backs raising age to buy rifles, says he'll consider ban on large-capacity magazines

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Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio, facing an outraged constituent audience of school shooting survivors Wednesday, signaled a willingness to vote in favor of limited gun control measures. | read more:
Rubio backs raising age to buy rifles, says he’ll consider ban on large-capacity magazines

Rubio backs raising age to buy rifles, says he’ll consider ban on large-capacity magazines
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Tears, boos and tense exchanges on day of confrontation over guns

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From the nation’s capital to the hallways of the Florida Capitol, parents and students confronted lawmakers Wednesday to demand gun reform after a massacre at a high school in Parkland. | read more:
Tears, boos and tense exchanges on day of confrontation over guns

Tears, boos and tense exchanges on day of confrontation over guns
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US beat Canada to take Women's Ice Hockey Gold for first time since 1998

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After an absolute nail-biter of a match, which went to overtime and then a penalty shootout, the US has finally broken Canada’s stranglehold on women’s Olympic hockey. | read more:
US beat Canada to take Women’s Ice Hockey Gold for first time since 1998

US beat Canada to take Women’s Ice Hockey Gold for first time since 1998
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Rubio stands by accepting NRA contributions: 'People buy into my agenda'

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Sen. Marco Rubio defended accepting contributions from the National Rifle Association, telling a Parkland school shooting survivor that the NRA’s influence comes from the membership it represents. | read more:
Rubio stands by accepting NRA contributions: ‘People buy into my agenda’

Rubio stands by accepting NRA contributions: ‘People buy into my agenda’
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What bills are going through Florida Congress if gun control isn't?

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When it seems as though anyone can talk about are school shootings, gun control, and mental health, Florida lawmakers have focused on other issues. | read more:
What bills are going through Florida Congress if gun control isn’t?

What bills are going through Florida Congress if gun control isn’t?
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Shooting town hall: Rubio on the defensive on gun control

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Republican Sen. Marco Rubio was put on the defensive Wednesday by angry students, teachers and parents who are demanding stronger gun-control measures after the shooting rampage that claimed 17 lives at a Florida high school. | read more:
Shooting town hall: Rubio on the defensive on gun control

Shooting town hall: Rubio on the defensive on gun control
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Threatening photo on social media leads to arrest in Lee County, district says

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Another threat has been made to a Southwest Florida school, this time in Fort Myers. A photo of a kid holding a gun with the message, “I’ll show you *** a school shooting,” made its rounds on social media on Wednesday. The student reportedly attends Cypre | read more:
Threatening photo on social media leads to arrest in Lee County, district says

Threatening photo on social media leads to arrest in Lee County, district says
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Students gather on Florida capitol lawn demanding change to gun laws

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Thousands gathered on the lawn of the Tallahassee statehouse calling for changes to guns and not one legislator from Southwest Florida attended the event. | read more:
Students gather on Florida capitol lawn demanding change to gun laws

Students gather on Florida capitol lawn demanding change to gun laws
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Marjory Stoneman Douglas alumnus advocating for people to vote

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A local educator and Marjorie Stoneman Douglas alumnus is hopeful the students in Tallahassee and around the state pushing lawmakers for stricter gun legislation can make a difference. | read more:
Marjory Stoneman Douglas alumnus advocating for people to vote

Marjory Stoneman Douglas alumnus advocating for people to vote
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