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Gun control bill which raises minimum age to buy weapons passed in Vermont

Gun control bill which raises minimum age to buy weapons passed in VermontState legislators in Vermont have passed a gun control bill that would raise the minimum age for buying a gun to 21, expand background checks for private gun sales and ban high-capacity magazines and bump stocks. During a brief statement after the state Senate approved the legislation, Republican Governor Phil Scott said he expected to sign the bill after it had been reviewed by his attorneys. The US Justice Department has also moved to ban them.



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Utah Just Passed America’s First ‘Free-Range Parenting’ Law

Utah Just Passed America’s First ‘Free-Range Parenting’ LawUtah has legalized a controversial child-rearing method known as "free-range



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Missing CDC doctor was passed up for promotion before his disappearance

Missing CDC doctor was passed up for promotion before his disappearanceMissing CDC doctor Timothy Cunningham was passed up for a promotion shortly before he disappeared without a trace more than two weeks ago, according to police. Cunningham, a highly regarded epidemiologist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, went missing after he left work mid-day on Feb. 12. Atlanta Police Department Major Michael O’Connor said that on the morning of his disappearance, Cunningham called his sister before going to work and talking with his supervisor about a promotion that he didn’t receive.



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These Companies Have Promised to Give Employees Bonuses Because the Tax Bill Passed

These Companies Have Promised to Give Employees Bonuses Because the Tax Bill PassedPresident Trump praised AT&T's announcement: 'That's because of what we did'



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School shooting survivors united by a chain of grief — and hard lessons passed on

School shooting survivors united by a chain of grief — and hard lessons passed onSchool shootings didn’t begin, or end, with Sandy Hook. Yahoo News looks at the aftermath of four of these tragedies and the lives they changed.



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Las Vegas shooter legally purchased weapons and passed all background checks, say Nevada gunshops

Las Vegas shooter legally purchased weapons and passed all background checks, say Nevada gunshopsThe Las Vegas shooter legally purchased weapons in the last year and passed all the required background checks, according to two different gun shops in Nevada. Police said they found 16 guns in the corner suite Stephen Paddock checked into on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel room and another 18 at his residence in Mesquite. The shops were identified as New Frontier Armory in North Las Vegas, and from Guns and Guitars in Mesquite.



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Body of Missing Boy, 5, Turns Up Near Lake Months After Father Was Found Passed Out In His Car

Body of Missing Boy, 5, Turns Up Near Lake Months After Father Was Found Passed Out In His CarThe body of Aramazd Andressian was found near Lake Cachuma in Santa Barbara County, cops said Saturday.



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Inmates Rushed to Save Guard Who Passed Out: 'We Had to Help Him'

Inmates Rushed to Save Guard Who Passed Out: 'We Had to Help Him'The inmates rushed to aid an officer who lost consciousness on a hot Georgia day.



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Putin denounces latest sanctions passed by US Senate

Putin denounces latest sanctions passed by US SenateRussian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday slammed fresh sanctions approved by the US Senate as coming “out of nowhere” and motivated by domestic politics and historical efforts by the West to “contain” Russia. “We know that currently there is a bill in the US Senate regarding toughening sanctions. Why did they start to talk about sanctions again out of nowhere?” Putin said at his annual phone-in with Russian citizens.



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Trump just passed on the best deal the planet has ever seen | David Suzuki

Trump just passed on the best deal the planet has ever seen | David SuzukiSince day one as a contender for the Oval Office, current US President Donald Trump has pushed a dominant narrative: he’s a businessman. This week, with his decision to withdraw the US from the Paris agreement, the president has given the world strong reason to reject that narrative.



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