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Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 06:38 PM EDT

Obama Announces New Steps to Curb Gun Violence

Obama Announces New Steps to Curb Gun Violence

President Barack Obama announced new steps Friday to help curb gun violence, including by identifying the requirements that "smart guns" would have to meet for law enforcement agencies to buy and use them...

Saturday, Apr 30, 2016 at 01:49 AM EDT

Amid Chaotic Rally, Trump Makes Case to Calif. GOP

Amid Chaotic Rally, Trump Makes Case to Calif. GOP

Donald Trump, the outsider, made his case to California's Republican establishment on Friday as protesters clashed with police. Demonstrators swarmed outside the hotel near San Francisco airport, forcing Trump...

Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 05:18 PM EDT

Clinton Team Shifting Staff to General Election States

Clinton Team Shifting Staff to General Election States

Hillary Clinton’s campaign is preparing to hire staffers in some of the general election’s battleground states, NBC News reported. A Clinton campaign official told NBC News the first wave of new hires...

Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 01:34 PM EDT

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence Endorses Ted Cruz

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence Endorses Ted Cruz

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence endorsed Ted Cruz on Friday ahead of the Hoosier State's critical primary. "I'm not against anybody, but I will be voting for Ted Cruz," Pence said on the conservative talk radio...

Thursday, Apr 28, 2016 at 08:13 PM EDT

Vt. Mayor Considers Sending Debt Collectors After Trump

Vt. Mayor Considers Sending Debt Collectors After Trump

The city of Burlington, Vermont, is considering calling a debt collection agency on a billionaire: Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump. Mayor Miro Weinberger, a Democrat, said Trump is nearly...

Saturday, Apr 30, 2016 at 09:28 AM EDT

Md. Gov. Authorizes $250K for Zika Prevention Efforts

Md. Gov. Authorizes $250K for Zika Prevention Efforts

Gov. Larry Hogan announced Friday that Maryland will spend $250,000 for Zika virus prevention and awareness efforts in the state.

USA Science and Engineering Festival Is April 16-17
The USA Science & Engineering Festival is in its fourth year and is the only national science festival. Science is celebrated all weekend with activities, symposiums, speakers, and special exhibits. Read more
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