Dozens of young people and their families have taken their demands for stricter gun control laws to the White House, less than a week after a school shooting killed 17 people in the USA state of Florida.
Tightening gun laws would mark a change in course for Trump, who has championed gun rights.
The FBI has acknowledged it failed to act on a tip warning that the suspect, Nikolas Cruz, possessed a gun and the desire to kill.
"Despite the increasing number of shootings, despite the increasing deaths, it is utterly wonderful that we are standing here saying, 'Please make sure our [gun] background system of checks works, ' " Schumer said.
The legislation aims to put more pressure on federal agencies to report relevant information to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System and also includes measures to reward states that comply with the system through federal grants.
Mr Cornyn and Mr Murphy were among a bipartisan group of politicians who supported the background check bill introduced in November after a church shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas, that left 26 people dead.
The Women's March's Youth EMPOWER group is planning a national school walkout on March 14, a month after the Florida shooting. In some cases in South Florida, schools let their students out early to facilitate their right to protest .
This type of supernova usually means the exploding star has already thrown off much of its hydrogen envelope. The object steadily brightened for about 25 minutes, as shown quantitatively in the lower-right panel.
With these new K Series devices, LG is looking forward to "deliver exceptional products to customers at exceptional prices". The LG K10 smartphones will be backed by a 3,000mAh non-removable battery and feature rear-facing fingerprint sensor.
The update also includes new outfits and snapshot filters and Nintendo added that more new outfits will be released in the future. Conversely, "Find It" mode let's you track down other balloons hidden by players from across the globe.
A rape suspect died after poisoning himself during a freeway chase in Southern California on Wednesday, authorities said. The California Highway Patrol says a rape suspect who killed himself during a freeway chase drank cyanide.
President Donald Trump announced on Wednesday that he would be holding a live listening session with victims of school shootings . In Australia there was a shooting at a school in 1999". "It's very complex, but we're going to find a solution", Trump said.
Looking for news you can trust? He said, "We are behind the curve in coming to a policy" to penalize or stop those who interfere. She added: "He has been tougher on Russian Federation in the first year than Obama was in eight years combined".
Actor Irrfan Khan is suffering from jaundice, and has put all his professional commitments on hold due to the illness. However, it backfires on him and the blackmail game turns intense in the end as we see guns, knives and bloodshed.
The reality TV star is back in the spotlight with her daughter Stormi but is no longer accompanied by Travis Scott . The snap didn't reveal the little girl's full face, just a glimpse of her lips, nose and cheeks.
Netanyahu also said the thwarted attack in Australia was one of dozens similar attacks Israel has prevented around the world. Among the four arrested men, two from Sydney's western suburbs were charged with terrorism offences.
After she refused to answer, Souza said the unnamed director tried again, but she would not open the door. The actress has been a lead cast member on " How to Get Away With Murder " for three seasons.
BRITs 2018: Este Haim Steals The Show With 'Drunk' Cameo
The couple have been dogged by rumors of a split in recent weeks, but looked loved-up on the red carpet silencing their critics. And Liam was set to perform steamy new single For You with Rita Ora at the awards, which he is now promoting.
Dana Aircraft overshoots Runway at Port Harcourt Airport
Babatunde said, "The Council understands that Dana Air has provided logistic support and accommodation to passengers". The crash then killed all the 159 passengers on board, including some people on the ground, where the plane crashed.
Manohar Parrikar discharged from Mumbai hospital
After the incident, Goa CMO released the statement stating that Parrikar was suffering from a mild case of pancreatitis. On Saturday, the CMO denied reports that Parrikar underwent a surgery, claiming that his health was improving.
Woods tackles PGA National with Masters on his mind
I'm looking forward to April, trying to get my game solid for April. "I'm so happy that I'm not in pain anymore". But if you're on, it gives you opportunities to score, and I think that's what's happened".