We've been asking musicians what they think of when they think "American music." Today we hear from Khalif Diouf, aka Le1f.
In his State of the State address today, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is expected to push for tougher restrictions on guns in his state, which already has an assault weapons ban on the books.
Cuomo says it “has more holes than Swiss cheese,” so he’s considering requiring gun owners in the state to periodically renew their licenses and require more thorough mental health and background checks for gun purchasers.
But Cuomo has backed away from one idea he’s floated: confiscation of assault weapons.
Experts share a range of perspectives on how to combat the Islamic State militant group, and the role the U.S. should play.