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Posted on: May 22, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Six of the seven items on ‘prohibited list’ have not been distributed to law enforcement for years and skeptics question whether rules will be enforced

Posted on: Mar 19, 2015, Source: The Guardian

After a year of high-profile police killings, calls for a national database have gained traction. But how would that work?

Posted on: Jan 30, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Romney tells supporters he's clearing the way for “our next generation of Republican leaders,” like Chris Christie and Jeb Bush.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Same-sex marriage may quietly become the law of the land.

Posted on: May 29, 2014, Source: The Guardian

In an NBC interview, the NSA leaker explained that although he misses home, he won't be going back to the U.S. to face criminal charges.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Not everyone is pleased with the controversial appointment.

Posted on: Nov 21, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Historic rule change means presidential nominees require only simple majority.

Posted on: Sep 3, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Where things stand.