The president listened intently at the White House as students, parents and teachers begged him to do something, anything, to prevent another mass shooting. The group offered several suggestions, but in the end, Trump remained focused on something he often proposes after a mass shooting: increasing the number of people with guns so they can quickly stop shooters.
The incident has highlighted how nobody — not even a group of teens just days removed from seeing their fellow students gunned down — is off limits in the no-holds-barred world of online commentary.
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(Illustration by Will Strawser for The Post)
Under pressure from activists and legislators, states and cities are sending the kits containing evidence collected after a sexual assault to labs for examination. And then, they are beginning to quietly struggle with a far more complicated challenge: What happens once the kits come back?
Pro-Trump host Bill Mitchell, white nationalist Richard Spencer and others were unhappy about losing a small portion of their followers. Other conservative accounts were suspended pending verification that they are run by people.
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Immigration experts said Viktor and Amalija Knavs very likely relied on family sponsorship to obtain their green cards, a process President Trump has derided.
The payments put former Trump bodyguard Keith Schiller back in the spotlight at a time when he may be of interest to investigators regarding his knowledge of intimate actions involving Trump.
Jamie Anderson won Olympic silver in the big-air event on Thursday. (AFP/Getty Images)
Jamie Anderson won Olympic silver in the big-air event on Thursday. (AFP/Getty Images)
With a silver in the big-air competition on Thursday, she tied Shaun White and Kelly Clark with three career Olympic medals.
The crusades of the famed Christian evangelist, who died this week, left him little time for his wife and their children. “I saw how important the ministry was to him — and how little the family was," his daughter Ruth once said.
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