Armed teacher could have stopped Florida school shooting

The protests spread from school to school as students shared plans for their demonstrations over social media. But Democratic U.S. Rep. Dina Titus noted that bills to ban or regulate rapid-fire devices, called bump stocks, have not passed in Congre... More..

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by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Esperion Therapeutics (ESPR) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

Eam Invsts Ltd Liability Company invested in 92,899 shares. Shares of Esperion Therapeutics closed the previous trading session at 79.56 up +3.77 4.97% with 77.62999725341797 shares trading hands. Atika Mgmt ...More..

Saudi Arabia To Invest $64 Billion In Entertainment Sector
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Saudi Arabia To Invest $64 Billion In Entertainment Sector

Saudi Arabia is set to host in March its first ever Arab Fashion Week, the Arab Fashion Council announced on Monday. Thursday's announcement says the opera house will be built in the Red Sea city of Jeddah o...More..

by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

NRA's Wayne LaPierre hits Democrats, media on gun control

While an appearance by LaPierre was expected during the three-day conference, held just outside of Washington, D.C., at Maryland's National Harbor, he was left off the schedule in light of the recent school sho...More..

Nikolas Cruz could get hefty inheritance, may not need court-appointed lawyer
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Nikolas Cruz could get hefty inheritance, may not need court-appointed lawyer

Lynda was the adopted mother to 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz and 17-year-old Zachary Cruz. After his mother died on November 1, Cruz went to live with family friend Rocxanne Deschamps and her son Rock, 22. Cruz i...More..

Indian Sikh's turban ripped outside United Kingdom parliament in 'racist' attack
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Indian Sikh's turban ripped outside United Kingdom parliament in 'racist' attack

In yet another incident of alleged hate crime in UK, Ravneet Singh, South Asia Manager, EcoSikh, an NGO, was attacked and his turban was pulled while he was waiting to meet Sikh Member Parliament (MP) Tanmanjee...More..

Why Americans Celebrate Black History Month in February
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Why Americans Celebrate Black History Month in February

We owe the celebration of Black History Month to Woodson, who made it his life's work to increase public awareness of African-American history and culture. "This is what it's like to be a black student at N...More..

Top Vatican abuse investigator taken to hospital in Chile
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Top Vatican abuse investigator taken to hospital in Chile

Archbishop Charles Scicluna looks on during a press conference prior to a meeting with people who claim to have been victims of sexual abuse by members of the Church, in Santiago, Chile , Tuesday, Feb. For n...More..

West Brom discipline four players for breaking Barcelona curfew
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

West Brom discipline four players for breaking Barcelona curfew

Jonny Evans, Jake Livermore, Gareth Barry, and Boaz Myhill have all been hit with the maximum club fines after breaking curfew in Spain, which totals almost half a million pounds. "Of course I'm angry about the...More..

Ex-Bangladeshi PM Appeals A 5-Year Graft Sentence
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Ex-Bangladeshi PM Appeals A 5-Year Graft Sentence

The 72-year-old chairperson of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) was found guilty of a corruption charge and sentenced to five years in prison on February 8. Court officials said a two-judge bench is expec...More..

Police seal part of Brussels amid reports of gunman being spotted
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Police seal part of Brussels amid reports of gunman being spotted

The Belgian police have sealed a part of a suburb in the capital Brussels after reports that an armed man could be hiding in the area surfaced, AP reported. Local mayor Marc-Jean Ghyssels told broadcaster RTB...More..

Trump Promises Swift Action on Gun Control Laws, Suggests Arming Teachers
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Trump Promises Swift Action on Gun Control Laws, Suggests Arming Teachers

After what appear to be four questions he planned to ask those assembled, No. 5 is an apparent reminder for Trump to tell people, " I hear you ". Claiming that allowing airline pilots to carry and hide guns ...More..

Moscow calls United States vote meddling claims 'blabber',…
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Moscow calls United States vote meddling claims 'blabber',…

The detailed document presented the most compelling public evidence to date that the Russian operation was elaborate, expensive and real. The indictment broadly echoed the conclusions of a January 2017 United...More..

Iran May Withdraw from Nuclear Deal if Gets no Benefits: Araqchi
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Iran May Withdraw from Nuclear Deal if Gets no Benefits: Araqchi

US President Donald Trump has repeatedly called for the scrapping or amending of the nuclear deal, and said if some key issues were not addressed - including lack of global inspections of Iran's military nuclea...More..

NRA spox: 'Many in legacy media love mass shootings'
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

NRA spox: 'Many in legacy media love mass shootings'

The town hall also will include the victims' classmates, parents, community members, Democratic Florida Rep. Ted Deutch, Sen. At a town hall discussion Wednesday evening, NRA spokesperson Dana Loesch told s...More..

Norway's Marit Bjoergen now the most decorated Winter Olympian of all time
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Norway's Marit Bjoergen now the most decorated Winter Olympian of all time

She will compete in the combined, along with American teammate Mikaela Shiffrin, and that will be her last race in Pyeongchang . The Hungarians bided their time, skating within themselves and letting China a...More..

PNB Fraud Case: Enforcement Directorate Seizes 9 Cars of Nirav Modi
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

PNB Fraud Case: Enforcement Directorate Seizes 9 Cars of Nirav Modi

In a major shake-up post the Rs 11,300 crore Punjab National Bank fraud , over 1,000 employees with over three years of service have been transferred all over India in the past 72 hours. "Assets worth Rs 10 cr...More..

Bjoergen now most decorated Winter Olympian, US makes history in skiing
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Bjoergen now most decorated Winter Olympian, US makes history in skiing

Aside from the medal wins, breakout stars of this year's Olympics include Adam Rippon and Gus Kenworthy , who are being hailed as LGBTQ role models and athletes. Snowboarder Billy Morgan is a medal conten...More..

Congress welcomes Sharad Pawar's comments on its revival
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Congress welcomes Sharad Pawar's comments on its revival

The event, organised by the Jagatik Marathi Academy of which Pawar was a founding member, closed with Thackeray, also known as a cartoonist, drawing an impromptu caricature of the 77-year-old Pawar. I did not s...More..

Avani Chaturvedi Becomes the First Indian Woman to Fly Fighter Jet Plane
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Avani Chaturvedi Becomes the First Indian Woman to Fly Fighter Jet Plane

Flying Officer Avani Chaturvedi became the first Indian woman to pilot a fighter aircraftwhen she made her first solo flight in a MiG-21 Bison on February 19. The Indian government declared in October 2015 it...More..

by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

"He pulled one over on us": Family that took in Cruz

Details about the calls to the Broward County Sheriff's Office - obtained from police records by CNN - were not immediately available and it was impossible to determine if all involved Cruz. Rick Scott. "...More..

SC's larger bench to hear land acquisition matters
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

SC's larger bench to hear land acquisition matters

On 8th February a bench comprising Arun Mishra , A.K. Goel and Mohan M. Shantanagoudar declared that the compensation not availed within the 5-year stipulated time will not be grounds to cancel the land acquis...More..

Army defends chief Bipin Rawat over AIUDF remark
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Army defends chief Bipin Rawat over AIUDF remark

We will have more problem in segregating people. General Rawat said that Pakistan and China are behind illegal immigration in the Northeast. "The General has made a shocking political statement". Large ar...More..

Nagaland Elections: BJP releases manifesto ahead of Assembly Polls
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Nagaland Elections: BJP releases manifesto ahead of Assembly Polls

He said the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP)-BJP alliance has nothing to woo the Naga voters with except money and called upon the people to make the right decision. BJP state unit spokesperson S...More..

Kuwait invites Philippines leader to visit amid tensions
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Kuwait invites Philippines leader to visit amid tensions

It comes as a diplomatic crisis ensues between Kuwait and the Philippines over the treatment of Filipino nationals in the Gulf state. Duterte has said his long-term aim is to slow the exodus overseas by boost...More..

Aussies bowl first against NZ in T20 final
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Aussies bowl first against NZ in T20 final

New Zealand batted first after winning the toss and openers Martin Guptill and Colin Munro , who combined for a 132-run partnership in the previous match, made their intentions clear with an early flurry of b...More..

Kim Jong Un's Sister Is Back From the Olympics and Pregnant
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Kim Jong Un's Sister Is Back From the Olympics and Pregnant

For several days, US Vice President Mike Pence shared the Olympic stage with a high-profile member of North Korea's Kim dynasty, Kim Yo-jong. She also met with South Korean President Moon Jae-in. If your ...More..

Alleged Florida high school shooter has $800000 inheritance, reports say
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Alleged Florida high school shooter has $800000 inheritance, reports say

Before leaving school, West Boca Raton students stood in their courtyard chanting 'We want change, we want change'. "How is it possible that this boy that we all knew was clearly disturbed was able to get an ...More..

CAF League: Plateau Set Up Etoile Clash, MFM Also Through
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

CAF League: Plateau Set Up Etoile Clash, MFM Also Through

Reigning NPFL champions, Plateau United also showed champions stuff as they recorded a 1-0 away win over Eding Sports of Cameroon to secure passage to the next round on 4-0 aggregate. However, Plateau will have...More..

'So proud to be a New Zealander': Nico and Zoi react
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

'So proud to be a New Zealander': Nico and Zoi react

She delivered. After a disappointing 13th-place finish in slopestyle, she had a week to regroup for big air. "My heart kind of dropped and I was like "is this really happening", said Sadowski-Synnott after re...More..

Supreme Court hears landmark gig economy case
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Supreme Court hears landmark gig economy case

As the first consideration by Britain's highest court of the rights to which gig economy workers are entitled, the Supreme Court's decision may affect around 15 per cent of the working population now reported t...More..

Rohingya persecution, a outcome of hate: Amnesty
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Rohingya persecution, a outcome of hate: Amnesty

Almost 690,000 Rohingya have fled the state of Rakhine as a result of what has been described as "ethnic cleansing" by the military, with 6,500 of them left trapped on a strip of unclaimed land between Myanmar ...More..

Avery Sheriff's Officer Receives Medal Of Valor
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Avery Sheriff's Officer Receives Medal Of Valor

In your courage, we see America's strength. In July, President Donald Trump gave the award to five officers who helped take down a gunman after he opened fire on an Alexandria, Virginia, baseball practice...More..

'Black Panther's Michael B. Jordan on Creating Erik Killmonger's Backstory
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

'Black Panther's Michael B. Jordan on Creating Erik Killmonger's Backstory

We're through the pre-hype, the preview think pieces and some killer red carpets at assorted premieres for the much-anticipated Ryan Coogler take on the Marvel comic. Black Panther is a massive achieveme...More..

United Kingdom net migration falls to 244000
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

United Kingdom net migration falls to 244000

European Union net migration has fallen over the past year, as fewer European Union citizens are coming to the United Kingdom and the number leaving the United Kingdom increased. Nicola White, ONS head of world...More..

Scottish Tories sign Brexit letter to PM
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Scottish Tories sign Brexit letter to PM

In a move seen as putting pressure on Mrs May, they said the United Kingdom must have control over laws after Brexit and be allowed to start immediately negotiating its own trade deals. It said the length of ...More..

Britain needs to offer more clarity about Brexit plans: Dutch PM
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Britain needs to offer more clarity about Brexit plans: Dutch PM

The document was a response to conditions set out by Brussels for a transition period requested by Britain with the intention of allowing businesses and the general public time to adjust to life after Brexit...More..

Bigelow Aerospace's new company will find customers for its space habitats
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Bigelow Aerospace's new company will find customers for its space habitats

Along with the announcement of the 2021 launch, Bigelow said he's now hiring for and funding a multi-million dollar study to determine "what the hell a commercial market really looks like", in the coming years....More..

Extra police patrols at Sheyenne High School
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Extra police patrols at Sheyenne High School

The message goes on to say, school officials alerted the West Fargo Police department - who determined the post was not directed at Sheyenne. Because it was so vague multiple school districts and schools that...More..

Russian opposition leader Navalny released in Moscow
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Russian opposition leader Navalny released in Moscow

The decision by Russian authorities to ban the 41-year-old lawyer now puts an end to Navalny's campaign to boycott the forthcoming elections which he says amounts to the rigged reappointment of Vladimir Putin. ...More..

Boeing and Blue Origin CEOs listed among National Space Council's advisers
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Boeing and Blue Origin CEOs listed among National Space Council's advisers

Secondly, the Department of Commerce would create a new role, an Under Secretary of Space Commerce, who would be responsible for all commercial space regulatory functions. "The government's figured out how to...More..

PSL 2018 Schedule, Match Timings and Players
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

PSL 2018 Schedule, Match Timings and Players

Darren Sammy often refers to himself as #ChocolateMan on his Twitter feed, and it is hard to imagine he could be any more sweet. However, Lahore and Karachi would be hosting couple of qualifiers and a final o...More..

South Africa hikes sales tax in 'tough' post-Zuma budget
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

South Africa hikes sales tax in 'tough' post-Zuma budget

President Cyril Ramaphosa and former President Jacob Zuma during a farewell cocktail function at Tuynhuys. The new rate is the first hike since the end of white-minority rule in 1994. The budget also points...More..

Greyhound to reduce frequency of routes in the Thompson-Okanagan region
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Greyhound to reduce frequency of routes in the Thompson-Okanagan region

Many of these routes travel along Highway 16, the so-called "Highway of Tears", where as many as 50 women - majority Indigenous - have disappeared or been murdered since 1969. Greyhound has proposed a Connectin...More..

Again the question: Could armed teachers stop shootings?
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Again the question: Could armed teachers stop shootings?

Students from the high school, their families and parents of those slain urged Trump to find some solution. In addition to suggesting ending gun-free school zones, Trump proposed opening more hospitals for ...More..

US Women's Hockey Team Faces Canada In Gold Medal Final
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

US Women's Hockey Team Faces Canada In Gold Medal Final

Bjoergen's bronze was her fourth medal at PyeongChang, after she won gold in the 4x5-kilometre relay, silver in the 15-kilometre skiathlon and bronze in the 10-kilometre freestyle. "If someone had told me back ...More..

United States students stage protests to demand gun control after mass shooting
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

United States students stage protests to demand gun control after mass shooting

Democrats have argued that legislation is needed to ban bump stocks, because of a 2010 federal agency conclusion that devices couldn't be regulated under gun laws. "It's called concealed carry, where a teache...More..

US Democrats want funding to fight possible Russian Federation election tampering
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

US Democrats want funding to fight possible Russian Federation election tampering

Democratic congressional leaders demanded Wednesday that the new funding bills due by late March include a serious infusion of resources for the FBI, Homeland Security and federal elections officials to monitor...More..

Sanders says Trump wasn't blaming Florida shooting on FBI Russia investigation
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Sanders says Trump wasn't blaming Florida shooting on FBI Russia investigation

You can only ask so many times", Trump said in November from Da Nang, Vietnam. "What he's saying is it didn't have an impact and it certainly didn't have help from the Trump campaign". "But only when ever...More..

Hate Groups Have Increased under Trump, Southern Poverty Law Center Says
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Hate Groups Have Increased under Trump, Southern Poverty Law Center Says

There were 954 hate groups in the country in 2017, marking a 4 percent increase over the previous year, the civil rights watchdog said in an annual report. And secondly, the perceived support of white national...More..