Despite his promises to take action on guns in the wake of the Florida shooting, Mr Trump said that making schools gun-free zones would put students in "far more danger".
An armed teacher, Trump claimed, would have "shot the hell" out of the Florida killer. "They will take away your Second Amendment, which we will never allow to happen", the president said to major applause.
President Trump also used the speech to renew his call for congress to pass a bill, funding a wall along the U.S. & Mexico border.
In order to rile up the conservative crowd, Trump reached back into his 2016 campaign pocket numerous times to ignite a spark of "enthusiasm" among Republicans to stave off a wave of Democrats being elected later this year.
Trump didn't mention McCain by name, but it was clear his criticism - along with boos from the crowd - was directed toward the 2008 GOP presidential nominee, who has been diagnosed with brain cancer.
"We've passed massive, the biggest in history, tax cuts and reforms".
The president also took credit for ending "the war on American energy". "We're gonna say you want the Second Amendment the most". Oh, I try like hell to hide that bald spot, folks.
"He was very obnoxious", Trump said as he complained about how media coverage. He smiled when the audience chanted, "Lock her up", in response to a comment about Hillary Clinton.
"By the way, you don't mind if I go off script a little bit, because, you know it's sort of boring", Trump said to an explosion of cheers and hollers from the crowd.
Appearing at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Oxon Hill, Md., the president poked fun at his own mop, a tangle of twists and turns that coalesce in what, in the end, becomes an apparent full head of hair. "For me personally, as a college student, it's really important for me to want to continue to educate myself and other people, so he really hit on the importance of doing that". "You know what happens, I'm trying to figure it out, because historically if you win the presidency, you don't do well two years later". "The United States of America doesn't stand with murderous dictatorships, we stand up to murderous dictatorships".
"Much of the right has abandoned the principled conservatism of Ronald Reagan and William Buckley for the opportunism of Donald Trump", said Pitney.
He said that "gun adept members of staff within the school" could make up between 20-30% of the faculty, but offered no concrete evidence that could prove this.
Haasan seemed unperturbed by the denial of the permission to visit the school, saying "nobody can stop me from learning". Haasan unveiled the name and symbol of his political outfit in front of a huge crowd at Madurai's Ottakattai Grounds.
Islamist rebels from the region, which lies immediately east of Chechnya, are known to have travelled to Syria to join IS. Initial reports suggested all five victims were women, TASS said, citing the local branch of the interior ministry.
Similarly, he said, the Iranian nuclear agreement has "unleashed a unsafe Iranian tiger in our region and beyond". Zarif suggested Netanyahu might be escalating tensions with Iran simply to distract from his domestic problems.
Law enforcement agencies came under mounting pressure to find the killer of Zainab and other children in the region. The Lahore High Court has directed the trial court to give a verdict within seven days of the suspect's indictment.
Turkish forces immediately responded to the attack by targeting PYD/PKK positions in Afrin , Syria via air and land strikes. Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters are seen in Northern Afrin countryside, Syria, February 16, 2018.
The Padres made a huge splash late on Saturday night when they signed Eric Hosmer to an eight-year deal, according to sources. He'll slot into the middle of the order for skipper Andy Green , pairing with slugger Wil Myers for a rebuilding Padres club.
The United States has already spent some Dollars 100 billion to launch, operate and support the orbital station. The budget would eliminate funding for NASA's Office of Education, repeating a proposal that failed a year ago.
When Jennifer Aniston announced her sad split from husband of two years, Justin Theroux last week, the world sat up in shock. The report also claims that Jennifer and Justin have not contacted any of the known divorce lawyers in Los Angeles either.
Drury, 25, comes to the the Yankees from the Arizona Diamondbacks , where he spent the first two-plus seasons of his career. This past season with High-A Tampa, he pitched 119 1/3 innings and posted a 3.39 ERA with a 129/50 K/BB ratio.
The Karachi Bar Association, the Malir Bar Association and the Sindh Bar Council (SBC) also observed a day of mourning. She was a staunch critic of Zia ul Haq's military rule and his Islamisation of the Pakistani state apparatus.
LaLiga: Zidane drops Ronaldo from Leganes tie
The defender dived in front of the ball as Madrid left back Theo Hernandez tried to clear it from near the goal line. Modric and Marcelo (both hamstring) could miss the Champions League second-leg against PSG in a fortnight.
Apple issues major cross-platform security update
According to Alphr , Apple has already found a fix and is now in the process of beta testing a software update to rectify the bug. Users will be able to install a new version of the operating system which powers iPhones and iPads , which is called iOS 11.2.6.
Duchess of Cambridge doesn't wear black at the Baftas
Expecting her third child, Kate stood out in her olive green Jenny Packham gown, standing out from the crowd dressed in black. Royal family members are also encouraged not to wear black unless they are attending a funeral or Remembrance Day.
NBA Rookie Ladder: All-Star weekend
However after the first ten minutes, you will need to sign in with your United States cable provider - whoever that may be. BIEBS IS BACK: Bieber will return to play in the celebrity game on Friday night after winning MVP honors in the 2011 game.
Twitter reacts to hard-fought Barcelona win
The hosts were not deterred by the red card as they dominated the proceedings with 15 minutes as they pushed for an equaliser. It was the Argentine's glorious ball which paved the way for Suarez's opener to temporarily flatten the Ipurua crowd.
Ethiopia begins six-month state of emergency
Nearly 700 people have been killed in the violence since August 2016, the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission said past year . Over 6,000 political prisoners have been freed since January as the government struggled to placate discontent.
Xiaomi debuts 4K Mi TV in India
The corners on the device also come with a slight curve to them, something which has not been seen on the earlier Redmi devices. Moving on to the variants, the company is offering a few color options to choose the right color for your device.
Kuwait conference reviews support to Iraqi people
It will cost nearly $90bn (£65.1bn) to rebuild war-torn Iraq after three years of bitter fighting with Islamic State (Isis). Analysts said Iraqi leaders are expected to pressure Saudi Arabia and other Gulf Arab states to step up to the plate.
Mkhitaryan: Arsene Wenger 'friendlier' than Jose Mourinho
Perhaps trying to cement the point that Aubameyang should be seeking inspiration from the qualities of the French superstar. Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette needs to improve or could face being sold in the summer, according to Emmanuel Petit .
Eurostar to launch London-Amsterdam link on April 4
This means passengers will have to change at Brussels, leaving the return journey time at an estimated four hours and 49 minutes. As of April 4th 2018, Eurostar will be offering a direct service from London St Pancras to the centre of Amsterdam.