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Trump Says Gun-Free Zones Are the 'Most Dangerous Places'

Trump Says Gun-Free Zones Are the 'Most Dangerous Places'

President Donald Trump speaks with a bipartisan group of lawmakers at a televised meeting on possible gun control legislation at the White House. (Source: Bloomberg)
Manafort Could Face Almost 20 Years in Prison on D.C. Charges

Manafort Could Face Almost 20 Years in Prison on D.C. Charges

Paul Manafort could be sentenced to almost 20 years in prison under federal sentencing guidelines based solely on the charges he faces in a Washington federal court, Special Counsel Robert Mueller
Trump Says It's Time for a President to 'Step Up' on Guns

Trump Says It's Time for a President to 'Step Up' on Guns

President Donald Trump speaks with a bipartisan group of lawmakers at a televised meeting on possible gun control legislation at the White House. (Source: Bloomberg)
Former Afghan President Sees Russia as Key to Peace With Taliban

Former Afghan President Sees Russia as Key to Peace With Taliban

Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai believes Russia can play a decisive role in ending America’s longest war.
Trump Prods Party to Defy NRA on Guns, Says Obama Did Too Little

Trump Prods Party to Defy NRA on Guns, Says Obama Did Too Little

President Donald Trump blamed his predecessor, former President Barack Obama, for failing to address gun legislation that would address violence in schools, such as the shooting this month in
Treasury Unveils Tax Cut Calculator to Verify Withholding

Treasury Unveils Tax Cut Calculator to Verify Withholding

The U.S. Treasury Department unveiled an online calculator Wednesday to help Americans determine whether the amount of federal taxes being withheld from their pay is accurate under a new tax law.
Trump Says U.S. to Use All Tools to Pressure China on Trade

Trump Says U.S. to Use All Tools to Pressure China on Trade

President Donald Trump is warning the U.S. will use “all available tools” to prevent China’s state-driven economic model from undermining global competition, the latest warning to Beijing as America
Trump Rips Sessions Over FISA Probe

Trump Rips Sessions Over FISA Probe

President Donald Trump assailed Attorney General Jeff Sessions for not ordering the Justice Department to investigate the agency’s use of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act in its Russia probe.
NY Regulator Wants Details on Loans to Kushner and Family

NY Regulator Wants Details on Loans to Kushner and Family

New York’s Department of Financial Services has asked Deutsche Bank AG and a pair of local lenders to provide information about their relationships with Jared Kushner, his family and the Kushner Cos.,
Rep. Lance Says There's Momentum to Change Gun Laws

Rep. Lance Says There's Momentum to Change Gun Laws

Republican Congressman Leonard Lance of New Jersey discusses gun control and taxes on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power." (Source: Bloomberg)
India Slams Trudeau’s ‘Baseless’ Comment in Growing Debacle

India Slams Trudeau’s ‘Baseless’ Comment in Growing Debacle

India’s government is taking aim at Justin Trudeau on the heels of his trip to the country.
GOP Rep. Tom Reed on Gun Control, Trade, TPP

GOP Rep. Tom Reed on Gun Control, Trade, TPP

Republican Congressman Tom Reed of New York discusses gun control and trade on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power." (Source: Bloomberg)
Lawmakers Look to Trump to Help End Stalemate Over Guns

Lawmakers Look to Trump to Help End Stalemate Over Guns

Democrats left a long, emotionally charged meeting on gun violence with President Donald Trump Wednesday surprised and optimistic that some of their long-sought goals to restrict the availability of
What Is May’s Next Move? A Game of Brinkmanship

What Is May’s Next Move? A Game of Brinkmanship

The time might be approaching for Theresa May to finally pick sides, with Brexit talks deadlocked once again on the issue of the Irish border.
Delta Isn’t Leaving Atlanta, So Please Stop Talking About It

Delta Isn’t Leaving Atlanta, So Please Stop Talking About It

A political spat over the Florida high school massacre—and the carrier’s stiff-arm of the NRA—prompts invitations to relocate.
Regulator Seeks Kushner Loan Details From Deutsche Bank, Two Others

Regulator Seeks Kushner Loan Details From Deutsche Bank, Two Others

New York’s banking regulator has asked Deutsche Bank AG and a pair of local lenders to provide information about their relationships with Jared Kushner, his family and the Kushner Cos., according to
Brexit Treaty Draft Hints at EU's Strategy to Keep U.K. Close

Brexit Treaty Draft Hints at EU's Strategy to Keep U.K. Close

European Union officials were fairly sure the draft Brexit deal they published on Wednesday would be unacceptable to Theresa May.
Germany Scrambles to Contain Cyber Attack on Government Systems

Germany Scrambles to Contain Cyber Attack on Government Systems

Germany has yet to fully contain a cyber attack on the government’s computer networks, indicating the threat is more serious than initially thought.
Trump’s Infrastructure Plan May Need Lame-Duck Session, Lawmaker Says

Trump’s Infrastructure Plan May Need Lame-Duck Session, Lawmaker Says

The leader of the House infrastructure panel said Wednesday it will be difficult to enact President Donald Trump’s plan to upgrade U.S. public works this year, and lawmakers may have to take it up in