Donald Trump backs arming teachers in wake of Florida school massacre

Washington:¬†President Donald Trump is embracing a controversial response to the latest US school massacre: arming teachers and other staff to fight attackers. Trump offered his support for giving teachers guns during an extraordinary White House meeting on Wednesday with often-tearful, sometimes angry students and parents affected by school shootings ‚ÄĒ including several from the high […]

Donald Trump orders ban on rifle ‚Äėbump stocks‚Äô after Florida shooting

Washington:¬†President Donald Trump ordered a ban on gun accessories known as ‚Äúbump stocks‚ÄĚ that allow semi-automatic rifles to be fired more rapidly, taking the administration‚Äôs first concrete measures in response to a Florida school shooting last week. Trump said on Tuesday that he had signed a memorandum directing the Justice Department to come up with […]