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AP FACT CHECK: Claims from the Democratic debate ... including one claiming there are 5 million "assault weapons". Try 16 million...

Congressman #ElijahCummings  “I want justice, oceans of it. I want fairness, rivers of it. That’s what I want. That’s all I want.”

Cause for hope and caution following police shooting in home (from @AP ) #FortWorthShooting 

US envoy key to #Ukraine  probe distances himself from #Trump  (from @AP )

Former Nazi SS guard, 93, goes on trial in Hamburg (from @AP )

Share of Americans with no religious affiliation growing #religion 

Police get cooling off period before questioned in shootings (from @AP ) #policeshootings 


1 of Chicago's bloodiest years ends with 762 homicides (from @AP ) #Chicago  #gunviolence 

NRA agenda stalls despite gun-friendly Congress, president (from @AP )

AP FACT CHECK: #Trump  and his overdrawn apocalypse (from @AP ) @CalWd  @jpdrinkard 

Texas company cleared to put 3D-printed gun designs online (from @AP )

Private messaging apps undermine state public record laws (from @AP )

FORT LEE, Va. (AP) — Active shooter reported at Fort Lee Army base in central Virginia; base put on lockdown. #fortlee 

Washington AG opens inquiry into NRA's financial affairs (from @AP ) #NRA  #gunpolitics