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20 years after Columbine, what’s changed — and what hasn’t — for school shootings in America

On April 20, 1999, two students opened fire at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado, gunning down 12 of their fellow students and a teacher before killing themselves. America endured school shootings before Columbine, but never “one quite like that one,” said ABC News contributor and former FBI agent Brad Garrett. The sheer shock of 13 people losing their lives in chaos that…

Warren becomes first 2020 Democrat to call for impeachment

Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Friday became the first 2020 Democratic presidential candidate to make a full-throated call for the House of Representatives to begin impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump after the release of special counsel Robert Muellers redacted report. Mueller, who investigated whether Trumps campaign coordinated with Russia during the 2016 election and whether the president tried to interfere with the inquiry, found no evidence…

Special counsel considered Trump’s written answers ‘inadequate’

The highly anticipated report is nearly 400 pages.

Attorney General William Barr on Thursday morning was set to transmit a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s highly anticipated report on Russian meddling during the 2016 presidential campaign to members of Congress, making public for the first time substantial portions of the nearly 400-page document.

North Korea test-fires new tactical guided weapons, calls for Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to be replaced as negotiator

(ABC News)-North Korea reportedly test-fired a new type of tactical guided weapon on Wednesday in a move that could dampen the prospects of a successful denuclearization of the Korean peninsula. Hours later, the isolated nation outright called for U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to be replaced in negotiations between the two countries. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspected and directed the…