Florida shooting: 'Never Again' movement gains ground as pressure mounts on NRA

Pupils and teachers in Florida have returned to their classrooms at their high school in Parkland, where 17 people lost their lives in a mass shooting on February 14. As students take their calls for tighter gun laws to the highest offices of power, the NRA's standing is slipping, with dozens of companies cutting ties with America's biggest gun lobby.


Also, it's now ten years since we first heard of the concept of cryptocurrencies. Over this first decade, the craze has seen jobs created and new businesses set up. The Canadian province of Quebec is flying the flag when it comes to so-called cryptocurrency mining - our correspondents report.

Finally, the film industry continues to reel from the fallout of the Harvey Weinstein scandal. That barrage of accusations of sexual abuse and harassment from dozens of leading actresses has led to a change in attitudes and perspectives among those hoping to make a break on the silver screen.

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