Some gun owners are disturbed by the Philando Castile verdict. The NRA is silent.

Some gun owners are disturbed by the Philando Castile verdict. The NRA is silent.

While the NRA was silent, verdict drew outrage and fear among black gun owners, and a congressman said it meant “the Second Amendment does not apply to them."

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Trump official celebrates a new Samsung factory that was planned before the election

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