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A Divided Senate Answers Orlando With Gridlock on Gun Curbs
A divided Senate has blocked rival election-year plans to curb guns, eight days after the horror of Orlando's mass shooting intensified pressure on lawmakers to act
After Capitol All-Nighter, Democrats Push on for Gun Control
Exhausted but exuberant, House Democrats vowed to fight on for gun control Thursday as they ended their high-drama House floor sit-in with songs, prayers and defiant predictions of success
Democrats End 25-Hour House Floor Protest Over Guns
Weary but jubilant House Democrats have ended their extraordinary sit-in on the chamber's floor more than 24 hours after it began
Uber, Lyft Battle Governments Over Driver Fingerprint Checks
Hailing a ride with a smartphone app in many U.S. cities could come down to a fight over fingerprints
Rebellious Democrats Disrupt House, Stage Protest
Some three dozen House Democrats are disrupting the chamber's proceedings, staging a sit-down protest and refusing to leave the area near the podium
18 Arrested Following Protest Outside NRA Headquarters
Police say 18 people were arrested after protesting outside the headquarters of the National Rifle Association in Virginia
10 Things to Know for Tuesday
10 Things to Know for Tuesday include: Divided Senate blocks plans to curb gun control, Trump campaign fires longtime campaign chief, "Remain" side gains momentum in EU-Britain campaign
Newtown Elementary School Shooting Victim's Daughter Takes Gun Control Fight to Senate
elementary school mass shooting, discusses work towards stricter gun control in US.
NRA Lobbyist Says Lawmakers Supporting Gun Control Push Will "Pay A Price For It"
Contentious fight over gun control on Capitol Hill sparks outrage over Second Amendment rights.