The new law creates a 30-day period before allowing a sale to proceed if a background check does not come back instantly with a “proceed” notification from the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) used by the FBI. New York Post
VOA VIEW: Madness!
A white New Jersey couple who had a daughter through IVF were stunned when the baby developed “Asian features” — and a DNA test proved the husband was not the father, according to their lawsuit against the clinic. Kristina Koedderich and Drew Wasilewski, who are now divorced, went to the Institute for Reproductive Medicine and... New York Post
President Trump on Wednesday said he was making progress negotiating with senators from both sides of the aisle on a measure he proposed calling the “Gun Sense Bill.” “I spoke with Senator Toomey and Senator Murphy and Joe Manchin, Senator Joe Manchin, just had a long talk with them just before this meeting, just hung... New York Post
VOA VIEW: Little should change.


President Trump the United States would delay its next planned tariff hike on China by two weeks, potentially giving negotiators a window to avoid the increase New York Times
El Salvador's government will deploy at least 800 police to its borders with Honduras and Guatemala in a bid to thwart U.S.-bound migrants, officials said on Wednesday. Rueters
California lawmakers on Wednesday passed a statewide cap on annual rent increases for most tenants, the boldest step yet to address an affordable housing crunch that has helped push people into the streets. Rueters
VOA VIEW: The rent problems will be worse.
The Safe Storage of Firearms Ordinance requires all guns in a residence be stored in a locked container, or disabled by a trigger lock, unless they are being carried by or are under control of the owner San Diego Tribune
VOA VIEW: Gobbledygook!
Lawmakers asked Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross for records related to Trump's claim about Dorian's threat to Alabama and efforts to defend it.        USA Today
Gov. Roy Cooper accused Republicans of pulling "their most deceptive stunt yet" at a time when many North Carolinians were focused on honoring those killed in the 9/11 attacks        USA Today
VOA VIEW: And Dems has done much more.


President Donald Trump on Wednesday blasted the Federal Reserve, exhorting the board to lower interest rates to zero or possibly even below zero.        USA Today
Democratic presidential front-runner Joseph R. Biden has proved remarkably resilient to attacks, gaffes and health scares. Now his unshakable lead in the polls has his political allies fighting off the perception that he is becoming the inevitable nominee. The aura of inevitability can be a campaign killer, sapping ... Washington Times
Prosecutors in Las Vegas are seeking the death penalty for two accused white supremacist gang members who have pleaded not guilty to killing a fellow Nevada state prison inmate more than three years ago. The announcement came Wednesday during a court appearance for 36-year-old Anthony Williams ... Washington Times
"I just made a payment that took me down to $19,000." ABC
VOA VIEW: Grandstanding!

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President Donald Trump says he split with "Mr. Tough Guy" Bolton -- his national security adviser -- over "very big mistakes." ABC
VOA VIEW: Obviously!
Dealers will recalibrate the electronic brake control module. ABC
Scotland's highest court says Boris Johnson, in effect, misled the Queen over the move. BBC
VOA VIEW: Interesting!


Hurricane Dorian wreaked havoc on the Bahamas, leaving thousands homeless CBS
VOA VIEW: A tough and sad matter.
Congress' independent watchdog will investigate the administration's intensifying efforts to seize private land to build barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border CBS
Arizona's attorney general said the tentative deal was the quickest way to get relief for communities devastated by the opioid epidemic. CBS
The House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote Thursday on formalizing the rules of the impeachment inquiry CBS
VOA VIEW: Only fools will even think of describing an impeachment inquiry.
The White House is expected to discuss indexing capital gains to inflation, a tax proposal that Trump appeared to back away from. CNBC

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Prosecutors with the New York district attorney's office interviewed Donald Trump's former personal attorney Michael Cohen in recent weeks as part of their investigation of the Trump Organization's handling of hush money payments, according to people familiar with the matter. CNN
VOA VIEW: Fools!
The former adviser to first lady Melania Trump, who has come under fire for the cost of President Donald Trump's inauguration, was among the event planners who raised concerns about excessive spending in the weeks before the events, according to documents obtained by CNN. CNN
VOA VIEW: Liberal CNN garbage.
Joe Biden leads the Democratic presidential primary but a tight race for second place has formed behind him as Sen. Elizabeth Warren leads Sen. Bernie Sanders by one point, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS. CNN
VOA VIEW: The debate would be interesting stupidity.

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The Supreme Court issued an order late Wednesday blocking a nationwide injunction on the Trump administration's proposed ban on immigration asylum for anyone trying to cross the southern border by transiting through a third country. FOX News
VOA VIEW: Great!
Nicholas Haros Jr. wants Rep. Ilhan Omar and “the Squad” to know exactly who those "some people" are that perpetrated the "something" that took the life of his mom -- and nearly 3,000 other people -- 18 years ago. FOX News
VOA VIEW: Omar is a idiot that should be ousted from Congress.
Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. said he's asked the FBI to investigate a "criminal conspiracy" against him that he alleges has been orchestrated by disgruntled former board members and employees of the evangelical Christian college. FOX News
The Trump administration announced plans on Wednesday to remove all flavored e-cigarettes from store shelves in a widening crackdown on vaping, as officials warned that sweet flavors had drawn millions of children into nicotine addiction. Reuters
Wall Street moved higher on Wednesday, led by tariff-sensitive technology and industrial stocks after China extended an olive branch ahead of next month's trade negotiations with the United States. Reuters
VOA VIEW: China is starting to break.
Republican Dan Bishop won a special U.S. congressional election in North Carolina on Tuesday, turning back a vigorous Democratic challenge to save a longtime stronghold for President Donald Trump's party. Reuters
VOA VIEW: A great front jump on 2020.
Democrats preached optimism on Wednesday after losing a special congressional election in North Carolina, citing suburban gains and the close margin in a district President Donald Trump won by 12 percentage points as signs of strength going into 2020. Reuters
VOA VIEW: Cry babies.

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