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In this April 25, 2018 photo, a .9mm handgun produced by Honor Defense, a gunmaker in Gainesville, Ga., is displayed. In the wake of high-profile mass shootings, corporate America has been taking a stand against the firearms industry amid a lack of action by lawmakers on gun control. Payment processing firms are limiting transactions, Bank of America stopped providing financing to companies that make AR-style guns, and retailers like Walmart and Dick’s Sporting Goods imposed age restrictions on gun purchases. (AP Photo/Lisa Marie Pane)
Corporate America increasingly avoids gun-industry businessAfter high-profile mass shootings, corporate America taking a stand to try to curtail sales of firearms
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Immigrants belongings are piled on the floor inside the Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley on Saturday, June 23, 2018, in McAllen, Texas. Families, who have been processed and released by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, wait inside the facility before continuing their journey to cities across the United States. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
The Latest: Group: 'No magic bullet' to family reunificationAn official of a West Texas organization that's receiving around 30 immigrant parents who were separated from their children after entering the country illegally says "there's no magic bullet" to reuniting the families
The Associated Press13 hours ago
In this photo taken June 20, 2018, diners at the Tawla restaurant in the Mission District enjoy the Refugee Food Festival in San Francisco. San Francisco restaurants are opening their kitchens for the first time to refugees who are showcasing their culinary skills and native cuisines while raising their profiles as aspiring chefs as part of a program to increase awareness about the plight of refugees worldwide. (AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill)
US restaurants host refugee chefs who offer a taste of homeU.S. restaurants have turned over their kitchens to refugee chefs so they can prepare sampling platters of their country's cuisine and share a taste of their home
The Associated Press15 hours ago
FILE - In this March 2, 2011, file photo, President Barack Obama presents a 2010 National Medal of Arts to poet Donald Hall, during in a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Hall, a prolific, award-winning poet and man of letters widely admired for his sharp humor and painful candor about nature, mortality, baseball and the distant past, has died at age 89. Hall's daughter, Philippa Smith, confirmed Sunday, June 24, 2018, that her father died Saturday at his home in Wilmot, New Hampshire, after being in hospice care for some time. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)
Prolific, painfully candid ex-poet laureate Donald Hall diesThe daughter of former U.S. poet laureate Donald Hall says he has died at age 89 at his home in Wilmot, New Hampshire
The Associated Press15 hours ago
Immigrant Patricia Lozano, from Honduras, waits with her son Diego inside the bus station Saturday, June 23, 2018, in McAllen, Texas. The family was processed and released by U.S. Customs and Border Protection. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
At hub for border crossings, families spread throughout USIn the Texas town of McAllen, Central American asylum-seekers are being released and are dispersing across the U.S.
The Associated Press16 hours ago
In this image released by ABC, Roseanne Barr, left, and Laurie Metcalf appear in a scene from the reboot of the popular comedy series "Roseanne." ABC, which canceled its "Roseanne" revival over its star's racist tweet, said Thursday, June 21, 2018, it will air a Conner family sitcom minus Roseanne Barr this fall. (Adam Rose/ABC via AP)
Roseanne Barr in interview: 'I made myself a hate magnet'In an emotional interview, Roseanne Barr says she feels remorse for the racist tweet that prompted ABC to cancel the revival of "Roseanne."
The Associated Press16 hours ago
Association removes Laura Ingalls Wilder's name from awardA division of the American Library Association has voted to remove Laura Ingalls Wilder's name from a major children's book award over concerns about the way the early-to-mid 20th century author portrayed blacks and Native Americans
The Associated Press19 hours ago
In this April 25, 2018 photo, a .9mm handgun produced by Honor Defense, a gunmaker in Gainesville, Ga., is displayed. In the wake of high-profile mass shootings, corporate America has been taking a stand against the firearms industry amid a lack of action by lawmakers on gun control. Payment processing firms are limiting transactions, Bank of America stopped providing financing to companies that make AR-style guns, and retailers like Walmart and Dick’s Sporting Goods imposed age restrictions on gun purchases. (AP Photo/Lisa Marie Pane)
Gun industry sees banks as new threat to 2nd AmendmentIn the wake of some of the nation's deadliest and most high-profile mass shootings, corporate America has been taking unprecedented steps to try to curtail sales of firearms
The Associated Press20 hours ago
In this May 15, 2018 photo Bill Hackmeyer walks on the beach near his condo, in Santa Rosa Beach, Fla. A new Florida law is set to reignite a fight over beach access in a Florida Panhandle county known for its pristine, sugar-white sand and rolling dunes, right in time for the July 4th holiday. Hackmeyer defends his fight to keep the public off of the private beach in front of his gated community. (AP Photo/Brendan Farrington)
New Florida law reignites beach access fight in PanhandleA new Florida law is set to reignite a fight over beach access in a Florida Panhandle county known for its pristine, sugar-white sand and rolling dunes _ right in time for the July 4th holiday
The Associated Press21 hours ago
FILE - In this May 12, 2016, file photo, signage hangs outside a restroom at 21c Museum Hotel in Durham, N.C. Transgender plaintiffs who think the compromise that replaced North Carolina's "bathroom bill" is still discriminatory are heading to court. A federal judge will hear arguments Monday, June 25, 2018, from lawyers representing Republican legislative leaders who say the case should be dismissed because the plaintiffs can't prove the new law is harming them. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)
Transgender rights battle returning to North Carolina courtA largely quiet legal battle over the law that replaced North Carolina's "bathroom bill" has could return to the spotlight with new court hearings
The Associated Press21 hours ago
Meatloaf, a bulldog mix, walks onstage during the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, Calif., Saturday, June 23, 2018. The dogs walk down a red carpet and are evaluated by a panel of judges. The winner takes home $1,500. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Zsa Zsa, the English bulldog, wins World's Ugliest Dog titleA 9-year-old English bulldog was named the winner of the 2018 World's Ugliest Dog contest in the San Francisco Bay Area
The Associated Press1 day ago
Zsa Zsa, an English Bulldog, is hugged by owner Megan Brainard after being announced the winner of the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, Calif., Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
The Latest: English bulldog Zsa Zsa wins Ugliest Dog contestA 9-year-old English bulldog was named the winner of the 2018 World's Ugliest Dog contest in the San Francisco Bay Area
The Associated Press1 day ago
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