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    1. July 23, 2016

      Munich killer was obsessed with mass shootings

      Nine killed by gunman in Munich shootings  Police said the young man who shot dead nine people near a shopping centre...

    2. July 14, 2016

      US election: Unconventional times

      What began 13 months ago as something of a joke when Donald Trump launched his improbable candidacy will reach a...

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    1. The President's New Challenge 2013

      Barack Obama has a hostile environment to negotiate as he tries to secure a legacy bey...
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    1. July 12, 2016

      Obama in call to Americans to reject despair

      President Barack Obama has urged Americans to reject despair in the wake of the latest mass shooting in the US as he...

    2. The World

      July 9, 2016

      White House Countdown: Dallas tragedy takes on a political edge

      A day that began with a rare show of political unity over the killing of five Dallas police officers had by the late...

    3. Fast FT

      June 27, 2016

      FirstFT - Old-fashioned dealmaker in the vanguard

      Here’s a taste of today’s FirstFT email. You can sign up to receive it here. When you dial 911 and Wall Street answers...

    4. Fast FT

      June 23, 2016

      Democrats end gun control sit-in

      Democrats on Thursday ended a dramatic two-day protest in the House of Representives aimed at forcing votes on gun...

    5. June 23, 2016

      Democrats end sit-in over gun control

      Democrats on Thursday ended a dramatic two-day protest in the House of Representives aimed at forcing votes on gun...

    6. June 21, 2016

      US Senate votes down 4 gun control measures

      The US Senate rejected four separate measures to tighten gun control on Monday evening in the aftermath of the worst...

    7. June 19, 2016

      Going to war with America’s gun lobby

      Guns don’t kill people, chants the gun lobby. People do. As with other catechisms, this one is deaf to evidence. No...

    8. The World

      June 16, 2016

      White House Countdown - Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery

      Sign up for our daily US politics newsletter here. When you’re coming off a primary with 20 presidential contenders,...

    9. The World

      June 16, 2016

      White House Countdown: The return of Guccifer

      On Tuesday, the Democratic National Committee announced that its trove of opposition research on Donald Trump had been...

    10. June 15, 2016

      Donald Trump falls behind in US presidential polls

      Donald Trump has taken a fall in the polls, raising the question of whether controversial remarks by the presumptive...

    11. June 14, 2016

      Trump and Clinton play to right-left rifts after Orlando

      With their contrasting reactions to the worst mass shooting in modern American history, the candidates in this year’s...

    12. June 14, 2016

      Orlando vigil looks to heal wounds after shootings

      Thousands of mourners gathered in Orlando on Monday evening for a vigil that sought to help heal the city’s wounds...

    13. June 13, 2016

      Orlando massacre will aid Donald Trump’s campaign of fear

      Donald Trump’s reaction to the massacre at a gay nightclub in Orlando was revealing. “Appreciate the congrats for being...

    14. June 13, 2016

      A deadly assault on tolerance in America

      The deadliest mass shooting in US history has fallen, whether by chance or design, in the middle of the most volatile...

    15. June 13, 2016

      Orlando massacre will boost support for Donald Trump

      Hillary Clinton has long been the strong favourite to beat Donald Trump and win the US presidency. But the Clinton...

    16. Fast FT

      June 10, 2016

      EU agrees to tighten gun control

      EU ministers agreed tougher rules on firearms, despite vociferous opposition from eastern member states who argued that...

    17. April 26, 2016

      Australians weigh gun law merits 20 years after Port Arthur

      “It’s not like in the movies,” says Carolyn Loughton. “You’re either dead or you’re playing dead and it’s very quiet,...

    18. April 15, 2016

      Hillary Clinton attacks Bernie Sanders as New York primary looms

      Hillary Clinton on Thursday launched new attacks on Bernie Sanders’ position on gun control and poor grasp of his own...

    19. FT Data

      April 6, 2016

      Datawatch: trends in gun ownership

      Gun ownership i​n the US is​ at its lowest point since record began, according to research from NORC at the University...

    20. March 18, 2016

      Richard Ford on America’s gun problem

      Many of my fellow Americans hold in their minds complicatedly divergent views about guns — about guns’ large presence...

    21. January 24, 2016

      Republicans hope Bloomberg would split Democratic vote

      Republican presidential contenders have welcomed the news that Michael Bloomberg is considering a run for the White...

    22. January 18, 2016

      Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders clash in Democratic debate

      Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders engaged in their fiercest and most vigorous debate on Sunday night as they sought to...

    23. January 13, 2016

      Clinton ramps up attacks on Bernie Sanders

      Hillary Clinton, the former secretary of state making her second bid for the White House, has dramatically stepped up...

    24. January 10, 2016

      America’s election year terror risk

      They used to say one man’s terrorist is another man’s freedom fighter. Nobody thinks like that any more. Even the most...

    25. Tech blog

      January 8, 2016

      #techFT - Apple's in-your-face acquisition

      Apple is exploring emotional connections with its latest acquisition, Samsung has increased profits, Kodak is reviving...

    26. January 6, 2016

      America’s ‘eBay for guns’ faces crackdown by Obama administration

      Dmitry Smirnov needed a gun. According to the man who sold him one outside a casino in Washington state, Smirnov, a...

    27. January 6, 2016

      Smith & Wesson leads US gun maker rally

      Smith & Wesson led the rally in US gun manufacturers after US President Barack Obama unveil new gun control measures,...

    28. January 5, 2016

      Obama urges Americans to back tougher gun laws

      An emotional President Barack Obama urged Americans to back White House moves to make it harder to buy firearms as he...

    29. Fast FT

      January 5, 2016

      Smith & Wesson leads rally for gun manufacturers

      On the day US President Barack Obama is set to formally unveil measures aimed at reducing gun violence, shares of US...

    30. January 3, 2016

      Q&A: Obama’s push for new controls on gun sales

      President Barack Obama is taking unilateral action to impose new controls on gun sales at the start of his final year...

    31. January 1, 2016

      Obama prepares to impose new controls on gun sales

      President Barack Obama is preparing to impose new controls on gun sales at the start of his final year in office as he...

    32. December 13, 2015

      Trump is not America but he could be

      D ear Barack, You made a fine address to the nation last Sunday — so fine that a lot of folks misunderstood it. They...

    33. December 9, 2015

      Self-serving logic that makes a gun the answer to every question

      It bills itself as an “extraordinary” live shopping experience. It promises “dynamic” hosts and “visually stunning...

    34. December 6, 2015

      Barack Obama’s Achilles heel on terrorism

      On the face of it, the San Bernardino massacre is the other end of the scale to the 11 September attacks — 14 dead...

    35. December 6, 2015

      Barack Obama’s Achilles heel on terrorism

      On the face of it, the San Bernardino massacre is the other end of the scale to the 11 September attacks — 14 dead...

    36. December 6, 2015

      Obama to speak to nation after California attack

      US President Barack Obama will speak to the nation on Sunday following the fatal shooting of 14 people in California...

    37. December 3, 2015

      Barack Obama says California shooting could be terrorism

      California mass shooting President Barack Obama said on Thursday that the California shooting that left at least 14...

    38. November 29, 2015

      Republicans condemn Colorado shootings

      Republican presidential candidates on Sunday trod carefully in the aftermath of a shooting at a Planned Parenthood...

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