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Today in History

Jun. 8, 2019 12:02 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Saturday, June 8, the 159th day of 2019. There are 206 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 8, 1968, authorities announced the capture in London of James Earl Ray, the suspected assassin of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. On this date: In A.D. 632,...

Trump tells NRA he's withdrawing from arms trade treaty

Apr. 26, 2019 6:35 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — In a largely symbolic gesture to a group that helped him win the White House, President Donald Trump said Friday he is pulling the U.S. back from an international agreement on the arms trade, telling the National Rifle Association the treaty is "badly misguided." Trump made the...

NRA beset by infighting over whether it has strayed too far

Apr. 24, 2019 6:17 PM EDT

The National Rifle Association is used to battling forces that criticize its fiery and unbending efforts to protect gun rights. But as the group gathers for its annual convention this week, the NRA may be facing its toughest foe in decades: its own members. NRA insiders and longtime observers describe an...