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March 2, 2018 2:44 PM L.L. Bean joins Kroger, Walmart in raising minimum age for gun sales

(Reuters) - Outdoor gear maker L.L. Bean will raise the minimum age for purchasers of guns to 21 from 18, joining a list of retailers putting restrictions on firearm sales following a mass shooting at a Florida high school last month. “In the wake of this shooting we have reviewed our policy on firearm sales, and we will no longer be selling guns or ammunition 72

March 2, 2018 12:14 AM NRA will sponsor NASCAR race at Bristol Motor Speedway

FORT WORTH, Texas -- NASCAR will allow the National Rifle Association to sponsor a NASCAR race, with the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race scheduled for August at Bristol Motor Speedway. After unsuccessful calls from politicians and fans asking NASCAR to force Texas Motor Speedway to drop the NRA as the title sponsor of its spring race in 2013, NASCAR instituted 67

March 1, 2018 10:18 PM ‘Weinstein’ Review: No Suave Moves

A ‘Frontline’ documentary that coincides with the Oscars outlines the whole sordid story. Among its various aesthetic offenses, Oscar night used to provide an opportunity to watch Harvey Weinstein roll around in clover. In 1997, “The English Patient”—a film he and his brother, Bob, had salvaged financially for producer Saul Zaentz—was named Best Picture 73

February 28, 2018 5:42 PM What to Know about Edward Stack, the CEO of Dick's Sporting Goods

Dick’s CEO Edward W. Stack — son of Dick Stack, the company’s namesake and founder — made it clear that the decision was motivated by the school shooting in Parkland, Florida. In an interview with Good Morning America on Wednesday, he said, “Based on what’s happened and looking at those kids and those parents, it moved us all unimaginably.” Though the company 64

February 25, 2018 6:30 AM Man used hunting knife in brutal slaying at Massachusetts library, authorities say

Jeffrey Yao allegedly stabbed a woman to death at a public library in Massachusetts on Saturday. (Winchester Police Department via Associated Press) A man armed with a hunting knife stabbed a woman to death Saturday inside a public library in Massachusetts, authorities said. The suspect -- identified as Jeffrey Yao, 23 -- allegedly approached the 22-year-old 76

February 19, 2018 5:08 PM NYPD Special Victims hunting for rapist of 12-year-old

NEW YORK – New York police are still searching for the rapist who attacked a 12-year-old school girl almost three years ago. The little girl was grabbed in the Bronx as she got off a bus after tutoring. The crime took place on Feb. 24, 2015. And, despite DNA evidence and surveillance footage of the attack, no arrests have been made. As the anniversary 54

February 19, 2018 3:33 PM Boyfriend of woman killed by ex-lover saves her son by jumping from balcony, report says

The 4-year-old son of a California woman who was gunned down by her ex-lover was reportedly saved when the woman's new boyfriend grabbed the preschooler and jumped with him from a second-floor balcony to dodge a barrage of bullets. The gunman, identified as Bradley Thomas Woss, was found dead Sunday morning at Indian Hills Golf Club in Jurupa Valley 67

February 19, 2018 12:42 PM IS claims responsibility for church shooting in Russia

The Islamic State group on Monday claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on churchgoers in Russia's predominantly Muslim Dagestan region. At least five people were killed and four wounded when a gunman opened fire with a hunting rifles on people leaving a Sunday service at a Russian Orthodox church in the Dagestan city of Kizlyar. Authorities say the gunman 44

February 16, 2018 2:49 AM Stocks Rise for Maker of AR-15 Rifle Used in the Florida School Shooting

Stocks were up Thursday for American Outdoor Brands, the company that makes the AR-15 rifle used in the Florida school shooting that claimed 17 lives. The company’s shares closed up 1.49%, netting the company an additional $8.8 million on the day. The Associated Press reported that accused gunman Nikolas Cruz used a Smith & Wesson M&P15 rifle – a variant 57

February 12, 2018 7:05 PM Lions attack South African 'poacher' leaving only his head

Lions attack South African 'poacher' leaving only his head A suspected poacher was mauled to death and eaten by a pack of lions in South Africa, leaving behind only his head and a few remains. What was left of the victim was found close to Kruger National Park over the weekend, AFP reports. The remains were found in a wooded area at a private game park near Hoedspruit 49