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Minnesota governor signs gun safety measures: red flag law, expanded background checks

May. 19, 2023 17:01 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Democratic Gov. Tim Walz signed two gun safety measures into law Friday afternoon, aligning his battleground state with others nationally that have taken steps to keep guns out of the hands of people in crisis and criminals. Gabby Giffords — a...

Vermont bans owning, running paramilitary training camps

May. 08, 2023 16:33 PM EDT

Vermont on Monday made it a crime to own or operate paramilitary training camps in the state after Republican Gov. Phil Scott signed legislation introduced in response to a firearms training facility built without permits that neighbors called a menace. Violators face up to five...

Jill Biden keeps 'EGGucation' theme for Easter Egg Roll

Apr. 06, 2023 05:49 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jill Biden wants the White House's annual Easter Egg Roll to be about more than just coaxing hard-boiled eggs across the lawn to a finish line. A teacher for 30 years, the first lady is again turning the annual tradition into an “EGGucational” experience. A...