The president, making his first extensive remarks since the Florida killings, declared "school safety is a top priority for my administration", adding he will meet with state governors next week to discuss the topic.
White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders saidMr Trump wouldn't rule out other options to tighten gun laws in the United States, such as raising the minimum age for buying firearms or banning assault rifles used in a number of mass shooting tragedies.
"We call on President Trump and leaders from both parties to finally act in the interest of America's youth and end these tragic mass shootings!".
Students, many using the mantra NeverAgain, are mobilising around the country in favour of stronger gun laws after the deadliest high school shooting in U.S. history took place on Wednesday at Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where a former student is accused of murdering 17 people using an assault-style rifle.
Trump's announcement comes after lawmakers, and the public has been fighting to ban the bump fire stocks, which was what allowed Stephen Braddock in Las Vegas to kill so many innocent victims.
But a bill introduced to banbump stocks, trigger cranks and other devices that can speed up a semi-automatic rifle's rate of fire has since stalled. Since the school shooting in Florida last week, the Federal Bureau of Investigation has admitted to not following protocol after receiving a tip about shooting suspect, Nikolas Cruz.
"I signed a memorandum directing the Attorney General to propose regulations to ban all devices that turn legal weapons into machine guns".
"I expect these regulations to be finalized very soon", he said.
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Monday that "while discussions are ongoing and revisions are being considered", Trump remains supportive of efforts to improve the federal background check system for firearms purchases.
The fact was brought into stark relief as details about Nikolas Cruz, who legally purchased his AR-15 when he was 18 past year, emerged after he killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
The powerful National Rifle Association (NRA) said it won't comment on the proposed ban until an actual regulation is published with specifics.
Using social media, the teens rallied over the weekend, creating their lie-in (or as they called it, according to CNN, a "die-in.") on President's Day. The 19-year-old accused shooter used a semiautomatic AR-15 rifle.
A legislative effort to ban the device, which allows a rifle to shoot hundreds of rounds a minute, fizzled out previous year.
Polls show growing support for gun control measures.
Midway through the third period Garrett Roe added an insurance goal , set up by Brian O'Neill, and Donato scored one more time . Troy Terry of Denver University added three assists playing on a line with Donato and former NHLer Mark Arcobello .
"The Petro is born and we are going to have a total success for the welfare of Venezuela ", President Nicolas Maduro said . Siraj is a published financial analyst on the world's leading websites including SeekingAlpha, TheStreet, MSN, and others.
But if his shoulder problem returns, it could be hard for him to get regular at-bats with Martinez now the team's DH. In 80 games from May 12 through the end of the 2017 season, Núñez batted.337 (114-for-338) with an.883 OPS.
Apple may be looking to ensure it has adequate supplies of an essential ingredient of its iPhone batteries . Over the past eighteen months, the price of cobalt has tripled to more than $80,000 a metric ton.
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The RB14 features "a bigger acreage of change than in most years" to the bodywork courtesy of 2018's regulation alterations. The bright red and yellow Red Bull livery against a navy background has been replaced with a more understated design.
She is also one of the first women to compete in five Olympics, along with Kelly Clark, who is also in Pyeongchang. The Americans posted the fastest time in the semifinals to start on the front row in the finals Wednesday.
Gareth McAuley was handed the armband instead, but Pardew has not yet decided whether he will keep it beyond this week. Pardew said: "There was a problem in terms of selection because of the incident to go with my strongest team".
This created widespread panic among the school students and the police were alerted of the same around 8 p.m. local time (10 p.m. Police in West Palm Beach, Florida, arrested a student who had brought two guns to Palm Beach Lakes High School on Thursday.
Trump kissed her repeatedly on the cheeks and then "directly on the mouth" during an introductory conversation. But when they met, Crooks told the Post , "He started kissing me on one cheek, then the other cheek".
The American Petroleum Institute (API) is set to state its forecast regarding the USA crude supply on Wednesday. Gold shed 0.3 percent to 1,342.07, while gold futures for the April contract fell by 0.8 percent to $1,344.60.
Lucky Charms Will Now Include a New Unicorn Marshmallow
Josh DeWitt, marketing manager of Lucky Charms , said in a press release that input from children helped with the decision. It will be available more widely at major grocery retailers and big box stores in March, according to the news release.
Plane carrying 66 people crashes, killing everyone on board
The most recent was in 2014, when a Sepahan Airlines flight crashed near Tehran minutes after taking off, killing 40 passengers. Last June, Aseman Airlines finalized an agreement to buy 30 Boeing 737 MAX jets for $3 billion, with an option to buy 30 more.
Pakistan Sentences Serial Killer To Death
Amin said the culprit should be handed down an exemplary punishment so as to prevent recurrence of such incidents in future. It is the first time in Pakistan's history that a trial was completed in four days with 13-hour-long proceedings daily.
Tony Carr: Leads Penn State to blowout over Buckeyes
They'll bring a defense that frustrated the Buckeyes (22-6, 13-2) in their lowest scoring performance of the 2017-18 season. The big sophomore has added his own 12.9 points and 9.4 boards this season - second in the conference in rebounds per game.