In a packed hearing room in Olympia, residents pushing for more gun regulation told Washington state legislators proposed gun regulations would make the public safer. Opponents countered that the proposals would have no effect on criminals and would infringe on the rights of law-abiding gun owners.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day marked the busiest day of the presidential primary cycle to date, as 2020 hopefuls up and down the Eastern seaboard stood with African-American leaders to commemorate the holiday — and to signal their unwavering commitment to the Democratic Party’s most loyal supporters.
Notre Dame’s president said the South Bend, IN, university will cover 1880s murals glorifying Christopher Columbus in the Main Building on campus. The paintings can’t be moved as they’re painted on plaster.