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Americans aged 18-34 most likely to oppose assault weapons ban, poll finds

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 05:00

The previous national federal ban on assault weapons lapsed more than a decade ago, and Congress has not renewed it. Resistance to a ban on military-style assault weapons is strongest among millennials, according to a new Quinnipiac poll released this week. It’s a finding that experts said might be driven by the popularity of first-person shooter video games such as Call of Duty and the increasing prominence of military-style guns in the consumer market.

Report: LAPD Probe Into Hollywood Sex Crimes Balloons To Nearly 24 Cases

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 21:49

The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating nearly two dozen cases of possible sexual misconduct after a wave of complaints about sexual harassment and assault in Hollywood, sources tell NBC News.