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What exactly are bump stocks, and why do they matter now?

Washington Post - 06 Oct 2017
In this occasional series, we will bring you up to speed on the biggest national security stories of the week. Bump stocks became a part of the national conversation this week after the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history. Stephen Paddock, a 64 ...
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Delaware's bump stock ban to take effect after buyback events

WHYY - 31 Oct 2018
In June, Delaware lawmakers decided to ban bump stock possession, adding the devices to a list of outlawed weapons and items including sawed-off shotguns and silencers. As part of that legislation, the state will spend up to $15,000 overall to buy bump ...
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Bump stock, trigger crank buybacks to be held statewide next week

The News Journal - 30 Oct 2018
Bump stocks and trigger cranks are now illegal to sell and trade in Delaware. But any state resident who still owns one of the devices can exchange them for cold, hard cash during a series of state-sanctioned buyback events scheduled over the next week.
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The Trump Bump in Stocks Is Weakening

New York Times - 22 Oct 2018
Concerns about higher interest rates, Mr. Trump's trade policies and slower economic growth outside the United States have weighed heavily on stocks this month. The Standard & Poor's 500-stock index is down 5 percent in October and sits 5.6 percent ...
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Costco Stock's Strong Year Suffers a Bump

Barron's - 08 Nov 2018
Costco has long been a steady performer in retail, given that its membership model provides a higher degree of visibility into earnings, and management has a proven record of expansion and execution in good times and bad. The stock is up more than 28% ...
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Dump Somers for her bump-stock ban vote

theday.com - 01 Nov 2018
After all the countless mass shootings involving military-style semi-automatic assault weapons, after we had the worst of them occur right here in Newtown, this past May, state Sen. Heather Somers still voted to allow people to continue owning bump ...
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Column: Now the future begins

The Morning Sun - 14 Nov 2018
Sensible gun control is possible through universal background checks and the stop of legality for civilian ownership of assault weapons, long magazines, bump-stocks and similar lethal murder weapons. Another unfortunate happening was Supreme Court ...
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How to save lives when Congress refuses to pass gun control

Vox - 13 Nov 2018
A limited bipartisan background checks bill got close to passing in the months after Newtown but ultimately failed, and the Trump administration has moved to ban “bump stocks” that let semiautomatic guns achieve near-automatic rates of fire. But that's ...
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What House Democrats can do about guns

CNN - 08 Nov 2018
Deutch said implementing universal background checks, a "gun violence restraining order," which allows law enforcement to ask a judge to temporarily take guns away from people who are deemed a threat, and banning so-called "bump stocks," are at the top ...
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Democratic state gains may mean tighter gun, looser pot laws

Antelope Valley Press - 12 Nov 2018
Democrats also are planning aggressive agendas in other states where they expanded their political power: Nevada is expected to pass a ban on bump stocks on guns as the state Legislature meets for the first time since the October 2017 mass shooting on ...
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What will Nevada Democrats do with governing trifecta?

Las Vegas Review-Journal - 14 Nov 2018
Both Frierson and Atkinson said they will push for a bill banning bump stocks in Nevada — a stance also supported by Gov.-elect Sisolak and which was requested days after the Route 91 Harvest festival shooting in Las Vegas on Oct. 1, 2017. They plan ...
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Frequent mass shootings demand trying many solutions

Idaho Mountain Express and Guide - 14 Nov 2018
California passed the first assault weapons ban in the U.S. and has some of the toughest gun laws in the U.S. Yet, 12 people, including an armed sheriff's sergeant, died in a mass shooting in a Los Angeles suburb. That juxtaposition is not proof that ...
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CMA Awards again to follow deadly rampage

The Columbus Dispatch - 13 Nov 2018
Eric Church, a self-professed ″gun guy,″ has said he supports closing gun-show loopholes and banning bump stocks, the accessory that the Las Vegas gunman used to turn his semi-automatic rifle into a machine-gun-like weapon. The NRA, which opposes ...
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The story of the next mass shooting

The Salem News - 14 Nov 2018
Polls show that a strong majority of Americans back tougher common-sense gun laws such as closing the so-called gun show loophole and banning bump stocks. But analysts say the NRA has bought much of Congress, so no progress is expected.
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Stocks get post-election bump as Trump talks bipartisanship

Yahoo Finance - 07 Nov 2018
Stocks are getting a healthy post-election bump, as President Donald Trump says he's willing to make deals with the new House majority. Plus, weed stocks are on a roll. Will the good times continue or have we reached the peak? And, Target getting a ...
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10 Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy for an Earnings Bump

Investorplace.com - 23 Oct 2018
It's here. We're now entering the thick of earnings season, with more companies scheduled to report their numbers this week than any other week of the quarter. And an already-volatile time of year is made even more volatile this time around as ...

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