It surges on the initial reaction to the president-elect's surprise win and relief the election is over, experts say.
Liberty University is seeking a permit to build a full-scale, National Rifle Association-approved facility.
A Republican from Texas introduces a bill that would slash benefits and raise the retirement age.
The president-elect's praise for Barack Obama is greeted with boos and awkward silence at a rally in Louisiana.
The former mayor withdrew his name from consideration as secretary of state or any other White House role.