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Democratic Naitonal Convention's Star-Studded Guest List Includes Lady Gaga, Demi Lovato, Lenny Kravitz
Public figures spanning the political and celebrity spectrum -- from well-known Democrats to Hollywood heavyweights and chart-topping musicians -- will head to Philadelphia later this month for the seemingly star-studded Democratic National Convention . According to a convention scheduling document
Police Seek Suspects in House Party Shooting That Injured 13
Police are seeking at least two suspects in a shooting at a crowded Connecticut house party that left 13 people wounded
NYPD Officials Detail 2 Bribery Schemes Involving Department Commanders
Three commanders were arrested alongside a Brooklyn businessman on federal corruption charges stemming from an ongoing investigation into Mayor Bill de Blasio's campaign fund-raising.
Sen. Chris Murphy Talks 15-Hour Filibuster, What's Holding Up More Gun Control Laws
Connecticut senator holds floor for marathon speech persuading GOP to respond to gun control issue.
Senate Democrats Stage Talk-a-Thon to Slam Inaction on Gun Safety Legislation
Senate Democrats fed up with inaction on gun controls following another mass shooting turned Wednesday to one of the only tools they have left: their voice. Sen. Chris Murphy , of Connecticut, kicked off the protest around 11:20 a.m., with he and several of his fellow Democrats railing against
Connecticut Legislature Passes Gun Control Bill Aimed at Protecting Victims of Domestic Violence
Victims of domestic violence in Connecticut will receive additional protections with the passing of a bill aimed at prohibiting those who are subject to a temporary restraining order from possessing firearms, thus eliminating a critical window of time during which a victim’s life could be at risk.
Pure Caffeine: Even a Teaspoon of Powder Can Be Fatal
One scoop. That’s all it takes to potentially end a life. Every coffee drinker knows that too many cups can give you the jitters, but too much pure caffeine can be fatal within just minutes. One teaspoon of powdered pure caffeine is the equivalent of 25 cups of coffee. Logan Stiner’s parents said
The Note: Palmetto Pummel
NOTABLES --CRUZ TO TRUMP -- BRING IT ON: Ted Cruz says he isn’t intimidated by Donald Trump's threats to sue him over a recent campaign ad that targets the real estate mogul. "I have to say to Mr. Trump, you have been threatening frivolous lawsuits for your entire adult life," said Cruz in a press
Hillary Clinton Accuses Bernie Sanders of 'Flip-Flopping' on Guns
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton accused Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders of flip-flopping by voicing support for new legislation that would overturn a law protecting gun manufacturers and sellers from a wide range of lawsuits. “He flip-flopped last night,” Clinton told George