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Sen. Pat Toomey Won’t Back Banning Assault Weapons Because They’re ‘Extremely Popular’

Sen. Pat Toomey’s reasoning for not banning military-style weapons is apparently the same one high school students use to pick a prom queen in high school: popularity. On Monday, the Pennsylvania senator said he supported expanding background checks but rejected the idea of a ban on assault weapons or restrictions on magazine size. Toomey explained […]

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Trump Says He Doesn’t Know If North Korea Is Building Nuclear Weapons: ‘I Hope Not’

President Donald Trump said he doesn’t know if North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is still building nuclear weapons — but, the U.S. leader noted, “I hope not.” Speaking to ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos last week about the potential nuclear threat still posed by Pyongyang, Trump waxed lyrical about the “very strong relationship” he’d forged […]

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Kim Jong Un Supervises ‘Guided Weapons’ Test; Trump Says: ‘I’m With Him.’

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised a “strike drill” Saturday testing rocket launchers and “tactical guided weapons” to “increase the combat ability” of the nation, state media confirmed Sunday. Analysts believe one of the weapons was a newly developed short-range ballistic missile, reported Voice of America. Following earlier reports of the tests, President Donald Trump, oddly, […]