New Zealand seeks quick ban on nearly all semi-automatic weapons – NBC News

Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.March 21, 2019, 3:20 AM GMT / Updated March 21, 2019, 3:35 AM GMTBy Alex JohnsonNew Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced plans to ban nearly all military-style semi-automatic and assault rifles on Thursday, six days after a gunman killed… Read More

New Zealand to Impose Sweeping Gun Ban After Christchurch Mosque Killings – The Wall Street Journal

New Zealand moved to ban military-style semiautomatic weapons, assault rifles and high-capacity magazines, stepping up its response to Friday’s slaughter of 50 worshipers at two Christchurch mosques by a lone gunman. Shooter Brenton Tarrant held a valid gun license, but the weapons used in the terrorist attack included semiautomatic rifles that had been illegally upgraded… Read More

Rep. Ilhan Omar's 'anti-Semitic tropes' prompt Jewish New York Dem to apologize to constituents – Fox News

U.S. Rep. Max Rose, a Jewish New York Democrat in his first term in Congress, apologized to visibly frustrated constituents at a town hall in Staten Island on Tuesday for not "protecting them" from fellow freshman Democrat Rep. Ilhan Omar's repeated use of "anti-Semitic tropes."Rose's comments came as Minnesota Democrats are seriously considering the prospect of supporting an… Read More

'I want to set the record straight': Jared Kushner's father comes to his defense in op-ed – USA TODAY

CLOSE An AP investigation into one of the Kushner Cos.' largest residential buildings in New York reveals what some residents say was a campaign that used relentless construction to push rent-stabilized tenants out and bring condo buyers in. (July 16) APWASHINGTON – The father of Jared Kushner, the president's son-in-law and a key White House adviser,… Read More

Pursuit Suspect Breaks Out In Breakdancing Just Before Arrest

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Law-breaking turned into breakdancing at the end of a Southern California vehicle pursuit. TV news helicopters were overhead Tuesday night when a suspect pursued by the California Highway Patrol finally surrendered, but broke out into a 10-second dance before being handcuffed. The pursuit began in the Calabasas area and headed east on U.S.… Read More

Judge Andrew Napolitano: Can the president legally break the law?

Judge Napolitano: Can the president legally break the law?Judge Napolitano's Chambers: Judge Andrew Napolitano sheds light on previous presidents, like Richard Nixon for example, who used the power of the Oval Office for acts that are deemed criminal if committed by regular citizens, and how President Trump may face similar consequences as those leaders who… Read More