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Students continue call for ban on so-called assault weapons

Students in Manatee County are joining peers nationwide in a push to have so-called assault weapons banned in the state. The effort follows a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, and nationwide school walkouts are scheduled for Friday, 19 years after the massacre at Columbine High School.

CDC advises consumers to throw out all romaine lettuce

The Centers for Disease Control's Wednesday update on the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak says the sick count has added 18 people since Friday, for a total of 53 in 16 states. And there's a high hospitalization rate.
Kevin Keister