Latest News Rep. Crist: We are at a tipping point in gun debate 2018-02-25T21:51:31.000000000-05:00 When Rep. Charlie Crist was Governor of Florida, he had an A rating from the NRA. After the shooting in Parkland, Florida, Crist now says he thinks AR-15 rifles should be banned. He tells NBC’s Kasie Hunt why he changed his viewpoint on guns. Running for office as a Muslim-American woman 2018-02-25T20:15:01.000000000-05:00 Rashida Tlaib is running to fill the open seat in Michigan left behind from Former Rep. John Conyers after he resigned due to sexual harassment claims. If Tlaib wins, she would become the first Muslim-American woman elected to Congress. Parkland teacher: Arming teachers would be “a terrible policy” 2018-02-25T20:10:55.000000000-05:00 Melissa Falkowski is a teacher at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and was a hero on the day of the tragic shooting as she hid 19 students and herself in a classroom closet. Now, as students and teachers return to school, Falkowski is arguing... Parents pass the torch to students to end mass shootings 2018-02-25T20:03:23.000000000-05:00 After the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, parents descended on Washington to talk to lawmakers about stopping gun violence. Kasie DC takes a look back at those tearful pleas in 2013, and how the torch has now been passed on to the next... Rep. Costello: Congress needs to define assault weapons 2018-02-25T19:45:01.000000000-05:00 As Democrats propose the idea of banning assault-style weapons, Rep. Ryan Costello says lawmakers first need a universal, working definition of the term if Congress is to expect anything to pass. Daughters of ‘The Snake’ Artist to Trump: Stop using our father’s lyrics as anti-immigrant propaganda. 2018-02-25T17:25:46.000000000-05:00 Maggie and Africa Brown, daughters of Oscar Brown Jr. want President Trump to stop quoting their father’s lyrics in rallies, saying their father stood against intolerance and hate. Fmr. FBI double agent: Russians were trying to recruit Carter Page 2018-02-25T16:52:31.000000000-05:00 Former FBI double agent Naveed Jamali argues that the Russians saw in Carter Page someone whom they could groom as an intelligence asset. Page has reportedly been under longstanding surveillance by the intel community because of his ties to Russia. Meet ‘Black Panther’ breakout star Winston Duke 2018-02-25T16:52:16.000000000-05:00 Meet ‘Black Panther’ breakout star Winston Duke who shines as M'Baku in the blockbuster movie breaking box office records. Joy Reid asks about Duke’s meteoric rise. NRA TV: Why it will fail miserably at reaching young people 2018-02-25T16:39:31.000000000-05:00 NRA TV is streaming on YouTube, Amazon, Google and more, but Pulse shooting survivor Brandon Wolf believes it will fail miserably at reaching young people. Joy Reid and her panel discuss. Conspiracy theorists: Parkland survivors are not actors 2018-02-25T16:27:29.000000000-05:00 As Internet conspiracy theorists claim that Parkland survivors are actors, fake news web sites and Twitter bots continue to spread false information. Joy Reid and her panel discuss how to combat these destructive entities.