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Hüsker Dü, 'Guns At My School': The Week In One Song

Washington Post - 6 min 31 sec ago
Local president wants armed teachers.

Trump says armed teachers would best protect students because they ‘love their pupils’

Washington Post - 6 min 31 sec ago
While Trump has pledged to take several actions in response to the Parkland, Fla., shootings, he has been most animated in recent days about his idea of arming teachers.

Florida Gov. Rick Scott backs raising age for rifle purchases to 21

Washington Post - 6 min 31 sec ago
The Republican’s proposal is his first major break with the National Rifle Association. It comes in response to the latest mass shooting at a school.

A big question in the debate about arming teachers: What about racial bias?

Washington Post - 6 min 31 sec ago
Some wonder what impact arming teachers could have on students of color.

Progressives rage at DCCC after it attacks Texas candidate for 'begrudgingly' moving to Houston

Washington Post - 6 min 31 sec ago
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, which has seen plenty of candidates brought down by residence issues, has come to view Laura Moser as unelectable.

Mueller is about to take a big step closer to Trump

Washington Post - 6 min 31 sec ago
Gates moves Mueller closer to Manafort, which could move Manafort closer to cooperating, too.

Former Trump campaign official Rick Gates pleads guilty to 2 charges

Washington Post - 6 min 31 sec ago
Gates, who also served on Trump’s inaugural committee, admits to conspiracy and lying to the FBI and will cooperate with special counsel.

Trump: School resource officer who stayed outside South Florida school shooting a 'coward'

Washington Post - 6 min 31 sec ago
The president said the off-duty sheriff's deputy lacked courage.

3 theories on how the new Manafort and Gates charges are tied to the Russia probe

Washington Post - 6 min 31 sec ago
It appears these latest indictments have spurred at least one member of Trump's campaign to share what he knows.

Mueller and Trump: Born to wealth, raised to lead. Then, sharply different choices.

Washington Post - 6 min 31 sec ago
In Vietnam, in matters of love and in their careers, the president and the man investigating him have followed opposite paths.

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens digs in after felony indictment stemming from an affair

Washington Post - 6 min 31 sec ago
The indictment alleges the Republican governor took a nude photo of a woman and used it to blackmail her. He says he's innocent.

Survivor: Trump's demeanor on call 'kind of hurt my feelings'

CNN - 20 min 15 sec ago
A survivor of last week's massacre at a high school in Parkland, Florida, said President Donald Trump failed to bring her any real comfort during a phone call he made while she was hospitalized.

Parents accused of holding their 13 kids captive face more charges

CNN - 20 min 43 sec ago
David Allen Turpin and Louise Anna Turpin, the California couple accused of holding their 13 children captive, are facing additional charges, a prosecution spokesman said Friday.

Hard-Line Supporter of Israel Offers to Pay for U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem

NY Times - 23 min 54 sec ago
The State Department is reviewing whether the offer by Sheldon Adelson to donate up to an estimated $500 million is legal.

Tipster’s Warning to F.B.I. on Florida Shooting Suspect: ‘I Know He’s Going to Explode’

NY Times - 26 min 38 sec ago
A woman close to Nikolas Cruz, the suspect in the massacre, called the F.B.I. suggesting he might be “getting into a school and just shooting the place up.” Others had the same concern.

Rick Gates, Trump Campaign Aide, Pleads Guilty in Mueller Inquiry and Will Cooperate

NY Times - 27 min ago
The plea deal could be a sign that Mr. Gates plans to share incriminating information against Paul Manafort, the former Trump campaign chairman, or other members of the campaign.

Ties to the N.R.A. Leave Companies Scrambling for Cover

NY Times - 27 min 34 sec ago
Caught in an angry social media storm, a number of marketers have ended promotions linked to the N.R.A. But it’s unclear whether boycotts have a lasting impact.

The week in 36 photos

CNN - 38 min 20 sec ago
Take a look at 36 photos of the week from February 16 through February 22.
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