At the March 6 Democratic presidential debate, Hillary Clinton inaccurately described firearms. During remarks about mass killings such as the tragedy at the Sandy Hook elementary school, she described the AR15 rifle as an automatic weapon.

As a matter of record, the weapon used by the deranged Adam Lanza to murder 6 adults and 20 children in Newtown CT was a actually a fully legal and semi-automatic .223-caliber XM15-E2S rifle manufactured by Bushmaster International. He also had two pistols, neither of which he used during the 2012 incident.



Remains of WW2 pilot found on the bottom of Pacific Ocean

U.S. Navy personnel have discovered the remains of an American aviator who was shot down in combat over the Pacific Ocean in 1944. A team aboard USNS ...


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Spero News writer Martin Barillas is a former US diplomat, who also worked as a democracy advocate and election observer in Latin America. His first novel 'Shaken Earth', is available at Amazon.

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