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Philip Alpers of the Sydney School of Public Health's GunPolicy.org says the gun lobby in New Zealand is very active and "powerful," but the shootings at two mosques in Christchurch could make "all the difference" in efforts to change gun laws.
Scott Stewart of Stratfor says, with the help of the internet, terrorists now have the ability to become their own "mass media," and more needs to be done to take this ability away from them.
Sayoc is accused of sending homemade pipe bombs through the mail to political leaders and other critics of President Donald Trump.
Graham says the panel will discuss "red flag" laws that allow courts to take away firearms from some suspected dangerous individuals.
In short, these two big ticket weapons systems, the S-400 and the F-35, can be used against each other.
The Democratic-held House approved a plan to extend the background check review period to 10 days from three days.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports on India-Pakistan airstrike claims. Tensions between India and Pakistan escalated this week after each country said it carried out airstrikes against the other, prompting concerns about a potential outbreak of war in South Asia.
While the gun background check bill passed the Democratic-held House, it likely will not get through the GOP-controlled Senate and past President Donald Trump's veto.
Roughly one year ago, after the Parkland shooting, Dick's Sporting Goods stopped selling high-capacity magazines in its stores and said it would no longer sell firearms to anyone under 21 years old.
"You want to talk about a national emergency? Let's talk about today," Pelosi said, referring to the first anniversary of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, that left 17 dead on Feb. 14, 2018.
The activists say the gun-maker reports fall short of what they wanted, which is an acknowledgment of their role in the national debate on guns.
Kelly, who has never held political office, became politically active after his wife, Rep. Gabby Giffords, was shot in a 2011 assassination attempt.
The California Democrat says he expects an announcement "soon." He says he would have an economic message that appeals to voters who feel left out.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday will hear a 2nd Amendment case that could limit restrictions on gun owners.
California's new Gov. Gavin Newsom took a swipe at the gun lobby in his inaugural address and has already indicated he supports some gun control legislation his predecessor rejected.
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin details his investigative piece for the New York Times on how many mass shootings involved the use of credit cards to purchase the guns.