The head of the NRA lashed out at gun control advocates and reiterated Trump’s call to arm teachers amid a debate over access to weapons that has been inflamed by last week’s massacre at a Florida high school that killed 17.
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Air strikes again hit Syria's Ghouta, U.N. considers ceasefire resolution
Warplanes pounded the last rebel enclave near Syria's capital for a fifth day running on Thursday as the U.N. Security Council considered demanding a 30-day ceasefire across the country to allow emergency aid deliveries and medical evacuations.
Dow, S&P climb on energy and industrials; Nasdaq falls
The Dow and S&P 500 advanced on Thursday to halt a two-session losing skid, buoyed by gains in industrial and energy shares as U.S. Treasury yields eased, while the Nasdaq lost ground for a third straight session.
Intel did not tell U.S. cyber officials about chip flaws until made public
Intel Corp did not inform U.S. cyber security officials of the so-called Meltdown and Spectre chip security flaws until they leaked to the public, six months after Alphabet Inc notified the chipmaker of the problems, according to letters sent by tech companies to lawmakers on Thursday.
North Korea says U.N. chief 'picking a quarrel' with sanctions remarks
North Korea on Thursday accused United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres of "picking a quarrel" with Pyongyang by praising international sanctions for putting pressure on the country over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs.
Snap chief earns $638 million in 2017, third-highest CEO payout ever
Snap Inc Chief Executive Evan Spiegel received $637.8 million as total compensation last year after the company went public, the third-highest annual payout ever received by a company's CEO.
Stymied by regulators, Airbnb looks to luxury vacations, hotels for growth
Airbnb is rolling out new services aimed at attracting travelers looking for luxury accommodations and traditional hotels, the latest move to contend with sputtering growth in its original home-renting business.
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