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From left, President Donald Trump, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student students Carson Abt, and Ariana Klein, listen as Carson's father Frederick Abt, speaks during a listening session with high school students, teachers, and others in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. In the aftermath of yet another mass school shooting, Trump says that if one of the victims, a football coach, had been armed “he would have shot and that would have been the end of it.” Revisiting an idea he raised in his campaign, Trump’s comments in favor of allowing teachers to be armed come as lawmakers in several states are wrestling with the idea, including in Florida, where the 17 most recent school shooting victims are being mourned.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Trump endorsees raising minimum age to 21 for more weaponsPresident Donald Trump endorses a range of gun-control measures, including raising the minimum age to 21 for possessing more weapons than at present.
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014 file photo, Gov. of Bank of Latvia Ilmars Rimsevics holds a euro note in Riga, Lavia. The Latvian official on the European Central Bank’s top policymaking council, Ilmars Rimsevics, will miss a scheduled meeting Wednesday Feb. 21, 2018, amid an investigation into reported corruption. (AP Photo/Roman Koksarov, File)
European Central Bank puts onus on Latvia in graft probeThe European Central Bank says it does not have the power to investigate money laundering in individual nations, a hint that it is up to member state Latvia to clear up its corruption scandal.
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Turkey says won't allow 'one-sided' gas search off CyprusTurkey's energy minister says his country won't allow the Cyprus government to carry out a 'unilateral' search for gas off Cyprus
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Sofia Hidalgo, 15, of Glenmont, Md., chants during a student protest for gun control legislation in front of the White House, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
The Latest: Trump gun tweet on background checks, age limitsPresident Donald Trump is meeting with state and local officials from around the country to discuss school safety
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Lawsuit: Trump's ending immigrant program racially motivatedHaitian and Salvadoran immigrants are suing President Donald Trump over the administration's decision to end special protections that have allowed them to live and work in the US
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Broward County School Superintendent Robert Runcie speaks before a CNN town hall broadcast, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at the BB&T Center, in Sunrise, Fla. (Michael Laughlin/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)
Sen. Rubio says he would support raising age to buy riflesOn the defensive after the Florida school shooting rampage that killed 17, GOP Sen. Marco Rubio, an ardent gun-rights advocate, said he would support raising the age to buy rifles and other restrictions
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Egyptian court sentences 21 to death on terrorism chargesAn Egyptian court has sentenced 21 people to death and seven others to up to life in prison over terrorism-related charges
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Saudi Arabia announces it will build its first opera houseAfter long-time ban on concerts, Saudi Arabia says construction will soon begin on kingdom's first opera house
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UK's May gathers divided Cabinet, seeking Brexit compromiseBritish Prime Minister Theresa May is gathering her divided ministers for a marathon meeting aimed at hammering out a common position on Brexit
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Duterte bans reporter from presidential palace compoundThe Philippine president has banned a reporter from entering the presidential palace compound to attend news briefings because her online news organization's license to operate was revoked by the government's corporate watchdog
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FILE - In this Dec. 24, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate is seen in Palm Beach, Fla. Special interests are holding meetings at properties owned by President Donald Trump, putting money in his pockets as they seek to influence his administration. An Associated Press analysis of the interest groups that visited Trump properties in the first year of his presidency found several instances that at least created the appearance of “pay for play.” (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
Book Trump? Interest groups press case at his propertiesQuid pro Trump? Special interests are holding meetings at properties owned by President Trump, putting money in his pockets as they seek to influence his administration
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Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student Emma Gonzalez wipes away tears during a CNN town hall meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at the BB&T Center, in Sunrise, Fla. (Michael Laughlin/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)
The Latest: School security camera delays misled policeFor almost a half-hour after a school shooter dropped his assault-style rifle and escaped Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, police officers thought they were seeing his actions live on the school's security system
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