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National Rifle Association CEO Wayne LaPierre at the group's annual meeting in Dallas in May 2018. A secretive figure, LaPierre makes few public appearances outside of carefully scripted speeches. Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Investigations

Judge Dismisses NRA Bankruptcy Case, Heightening Risk For Dissolution Of Group

A federal judge threw out the National Rifle Association's bid to declare bankruptcy Tuesday, allowing New York to proceed in its effort to dissolve the gun rights group for alleged "fraud and abuse."

Morning Ô Lake
Jetstream Doves
Sono Nick Box
What's Up? 4 Non Blondes
A Violent Yet Flammable World Au Revoir Simone
You Are Mine MUTEMATH
A Zed and Two L's Fila Brazillia
Take Me Home, Country Roads John Denver
My Mistakes Eleanor Friedberger
Midnight Feast Mr. Scruff
Why Didn't You Stop Me? Mitski
a pearl on the back of the lid Multa Nox
Think About Things Daði Freyr
Schwarzbach Matthias Vogt
Scattering Light Hammock
That Night Carousel

National Rifle Association CEO Wayne LaPierre at the group's annual meeting in Dallas in May 2018. A secretive figure, LaPierre makes few public appearances outside of carefully scripted speeches. Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Judge Dismisses NRA Bankruptcy Case, Heightening Risk For Dissolution Of Group

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Tanitoluwa Adewumi, pictured in 2019, just became the newest national chess master in the U.S. at age 10. Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images hide caption

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Meet America's Newest Chess Master, 10-Year-Old Tanitoluwa Adewumi

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Chess Anders Eljas & London Symphony Orchestra
Owl's Head Park Eleanor Friedberger

Actor Norman Lloyd reflects on his long career at the SAG Foundation Actors Center in Los Angeles in 2015. Angela Weiss/Getty Images for SAG Foundation hide caption

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Norman Lloyd, Who Got His Acting Start During The New Deal, Dies At 106

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