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WH responds to the Florida school shooting

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders discusses school shooting victims and announces a listening session with the Parkland, Florida community.

Texas parole board recommends killer be spared…

The Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles, in a rare decision, is recommending the death sentence of convicted killer Thomas "Bart" Whitaker be commuted to life

Oklahoma man gets life without parole for hate…

A judge has sentenced a 63-year-old Oklahoma man to life in prison without the possibility of parole for gunning down his Lebanese neighbor in what the jury determined was a hate crime

Storm system brings flooding, freezing rain, snow…

A storm system stretching from Texas to the Great Lakes states with risks of flooding, freezing rain and snow is being blamed for fatal crashes in three states, including an accident that left four dead in Nebraska

Venezuela's digital coin makes debut

Venezuela is becoming the first country to launch its own version of bitcoin, a move it hopes will provide a much-needed boost to its credit-stricken economy

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NTSB asks FAA to look at carry-on bags during emergencies

A number of passengers aboard an American Airlines flight that caught fire at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport in 2016 refused to leave behind their carry-on bags

You Could Buy Michelangelo's Villa (if You Have…

If you’ve got $9 million burning a hole in your pocket, you could buy a Tuscan farmhouse once owned by Michelangelo. Buzz60's Josh King has more.

In wake of school shooting, Florida legislators vote down attempt to revive bill to ban assault rifles

In wake of school shooting, Florida legislators vote down attempt to revive bill to ban assault rifles

Britain urges EU to work jointly on Brexit deal

Brexit minister David Davis will say that Britain has no plans to recast itself as a regulation-light economy undercutting rivals on the continent, as he attempts to dispel a major concern of European Union leaders. David Pollard reports.

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Special counsel files new charge in Russia probe

The special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election has charged an attorney with lying to federal investigators about his interactions with a former Trump campaign official.

Florida close to replacing Confederate statue in US Capitol

Florida is on the cusp of removing a statue of a Confederate general at the U.S. Capitol and replacing it with an African-American woman

Supreme Court Won't Hear Challenge To Calif. Gun…

The U.S. Supreme Court said it won't hear a case that claims California's full 10-day waiting period shouldn't apply to people who already own a gun.

Martin Smith: Iran & Saudi's "Bitter Rivalry"

A Frontline documentary explores the "Bitter Rivalry" between Iran and Saudi Arabia. Host Martin Smith says, "it will get worse before it gets better."

Insiders: Russia troll farm even zanier than…

Insiders say the U.S. indictment against the St. Petersburg troll farm only scratches the surface of the agency's zany, ambitious operations _ and glosses over just how unconvincing some of its stunts could be

Adam Silver responds to Jay-Z on racism in NBA

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver sits down with CNNMoney's Ahiza Garcia to discuss the challenges of being the head of a sports league right now, tackling racism and a shifting business environment.

7th-grader with distraction device shoots himself…

Authorities say a seventh-grader who shot and injured himself inside an Ohio middle school bathroom also had a device in his backpack meant to cause a distraction

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US Army to Honor Heroic Shooting Victims

He might not get a full military funeral , but Parkland school shooting victim Peter Wang will get a nod from the US Army. The 15-year-old old Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps member who held doors open for students and staff fleeing bullets at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last week...

School shooting videos could scar kids _ or…

The school shooting in Florida that left 17 people dead appears to be the first major tragedy of its kind in which students were sharing horrific images in near-real time with young people elsewhere

Italy warns of election threat as rival parties…

Italian government officials are warning of possible foreign interference in March 4 elections, sounding the alarm following the U.S. indictment of Russian trolls and evidence of Russian-sourced fake news on popular Italian platforms