An issue much larger than guns

It was created to look like a military weapon. "However, I do believe that the homeowner has a right to a rifle, hunting rifle I believe they have a right ". According to authorities, a gunman killed 17 people, most of those people were his for... More..

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Charity boss Justin Forsyth announces Unicef resignation
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Charity boss Justin Forsyth announces Unicef resignation

Unicef's executive director, Henrietta H. Fore, said in a statement that she had accepted Mr. Forsyth's resignation. A senior official at UNICEF has resigned after allegations of inappropriate behaviour durin...More..

TN farmers to meet PM Modi for Cauvery management board
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

TN farmers to meet PM Modi for Cauvery management board

The parties and associations will decide whether to file a review petition against the apex court's verdict. During the full-day meeting, opposition leader and working president of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhag...More..

by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Ivanka Trump to meet South Korea's Moon on Olympics trip

US Vice President Mike Pence was set to meet with North Korean officials during the Winter Olympics in South Korea but the North Koreans pulled out at the last moment, White House confirms. Most popular...More..

Trump vows to find long-term solution to end gun violence
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Trump vows to find long-term solution to end gun violence

Many people, including myself, thought that after the 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting - in which 20 children between the ages of six and seven died, along with six adults - things might change in the US with...More..

Grieving Jewish Parents And Students Lead Emotional Anti-Gun Fight
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Grieving Jewish Parents And Students Lead Emotional Anti-Gun Fight

National Rifle Association (NRA ) national spokesperson Dana Loesch has claimed " many in legacy media love mass shootings " during a speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday eve...More..

Watch these 5 unforgettable moments from CNN's town hall on gun control
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Watch these 5 unforgettable moments from CNN's town hall on gun control

Marco Rubio , who tried to offer as few solutions as possible. Fred Guttenberg , who lost his daughter Jaime Guttenberg in the shooting , told the senator, " Your comments this week and those of our presi...More..

Man Throws Explosives at US Embassy in Montenegro, Then Kills Self
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Man Throws Explosives at US Embassy in Montenegro, Then Kills Self

The U.S. State Department says it doesn't believe that an attack on the American embassy in Montenegro "is part of an ongoing threat". U.S. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert says that consular ope...More..

Haiti suspends Oxfam pending investigation into sexual abuse
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Haiti suspends Oxfam pending investigation into sexual abuse

Planning and External Cooperation Minister Aviol Fleurant said the charity committed a "serious error" when it failed to inform Haitian authorities about the alleged misconduct. Goldring apologized to the lawma...More..

Campaign launched for liberal Americans to infiltrate the NRA
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Campaign launched for liberal Americans to infiltrate the NRA

They are leading the charge with a simple message - "Never again" - and they say they will continue to speak out until their demands are met, unlike protests that broke out and then quickly faded away after oth...More..

Tiffany Haddish to Host 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Tiffany Haddish to Host 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards

She captioned the video: "So I got some Great News Everybody!" The gala, which hands out popcorn box-shaped prize statuettes in a free-wheeling televised gala, will take place on June 18 in Los Angeles. The...More..

German court delays ruling on diesel ban to next week
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

German court delays ruling on diesel ban to next week

The court is not determining whether such bans are to be implemented, but rather whether cities have the right to mandate them, without nationally standardized rules, in order to maintain pollution limits. The ...More..

District Will Suspend Kids Who Leave Class to Protest Florida Shooting
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

District Will Suspend Kids Who Leave Class to Protest Florida Shooting

The school district also sent a letter warning students against protesting to students' homes, reports the Houston Chronicle . It continued, "Life is about choices and adding that every choice has a effect w...More..

Man reportedly crashes vehicle into CT hospital, then sets himself on fire
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Man reportedly crashes vehicle into CT hospital, then sets himself on fire

ET, WFSB reported. The mayor said the crash was "intentional". He is now at Bridgeport Hospital with burn injuries, in critical condition. "We believe this is an isolated incident and no one else was hurt...More..

NY joins forces with CT, NJ & RI for tougher gun laws
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

NY joins forces with CT, NJ & RI for tougher gun laws

Andrew Cuomo said. In Rhode Island , Gov. Raimondo added that she will push the state legislature to adopt tighter gun control measures. They are just not going to wait any longer for Washington to take...More..

President Ram Nath Kovind to address UP Investors Summit 2018
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

President Ram Nath Kovind to address UP Investors Summit 2018

DESCRIBING UTTAR Pradesh as an "irresistible destination for investors", President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday said the economic future of India lies with states such as UP. "We will soon constitute a task forc...More..

Britain still wants Brexit implementation phase of around two years
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Britain still wants Brexit implementation phase of around two years

May's office declined to comment on the letter or the meeting, though one official said May welcomed all contributions to the Brexit debate. "It's not a done deal". Ministers are due to meet Thursday in the...More..

Nawaz Sharif seeks confrontation in judiciary, Parliament: Bilawal
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Nawaz Sharif seeks confrontation in judiciary, Parliament: Bilawal

Pakistan's Supreme Court has ruled that former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif can not head the country's ruling party. The PPP chairman further said that the decisions of the Supreme Court will have to be c...More..

Senate Asks FG To Intensify Efforts To Rescue Missing Yobe Girls
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Senate Asks FG To Intensify Efforts To Rescue Missing Yobe Girls

The Senate Leader, Senator Ahmed Lawan commended both the Federal and Yobe governments for taking immediate actions toward rescuing the girls but called on the government to be proactive in protecting schools n...More..

Michelle Wolf To Host White House Correspondents' Dinner
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Michelle Wolf To Host White House Correspondents' Dinner

Talev said the dinner "honors the First Amendment and strong, independent journalism", noting that she feels Wolf has embraced these values. 'Her Pennsylvania roots, stints on Wall Street and in science and s...More..

Maldives counters India's criticism, says facts ignored by New Delhi
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Maldives counters India's criticism, says facts ignored by New Delhi

While the ongoing political conflict in the Maldives has been a point of concern for India it has thus far only made statements over the matter. "The assertion by the Govt of India that the extension of the...More..

Hrithik Roshan Turns Street Food Vendor in Super 30
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Hrithik Roshan Turns Street Food Vendor in Super 30

He is now shooting as the young Anand Kumar, the mathematician on whose life " Super 30 " is being made. The first look of Hrithik's upcoming film, " Super 30 " was released that left the audience amazed with...More..

Republican congresswoman criticized over comment on mass murderers
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Republican congresswoman criticized over comment on mass murderers

U.S. Rep. Claudia Tenney, R-N.Y., on Wednesday raised eyebrows when she said in a radio interview that many mass murderers "end up being Democrats". In a statement Wednesday night, Tenney said her comments we...More..

Maryland Students Rally Outside White House After Parkland School Shooting
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Maryland Students Rally Outside White House After Parkland School Shooting

After laying on the ground for three minutes, the seventeen students were then joined by teachers and parents who were present. "I guess I started to care, which is kind of disappointing that I didn't care as...More..

Juvenile arrested after threats made at Austin High School
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Juvenile arrested after threats made at Austin High School

On Wednesday evening police received information that a threat had been made online by a juvenile who was chatting while playing a video game with a Kentucky resident. Opelika Police say the threat made was to ...More..

Trump Suggests Pulling Immigration Officers Out of California
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Trump Suggests Pulling Immigration Officers Out of California

The San Ysidro border crossing is the busiest land port of entry in the entire Western Hemisphere, let alone the United States, and the California border is a major focus of preventing drug smuggling into the U...More..

Sofia Goggia Beats Lindsey Vonn To Become Italy's First Female Downhill Champion
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Sofia Goggia Beats Lindsey Vonn To Become Italy's First Female Downhill Champion

We're quite united. We help each other and encourage each other a lot. It's been a fun ride. Mirai Nagasu became the first American woman to land a triple axel at the Olympics during the team event last w...More..

Israel's former communications director to testify in corruption investigation
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Israel's former communications director to testify in corruption investigation

Last week, police recommended that Netanyahu be indicted for fraud, breach of trust and bribery in two other cases. Arens also slammed Netanyahu for accepting champagne, cigars, and whiskey from billionaires ...More..

Trump Again Accused of Race Bias When Ending Immigration Program
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Trump Again Accused of Race Bias When Ending Immigration Program

APsays that the suit specifically notes remarks that Trump made during his presidential campaign disparaging immigrants, including when he called Mexicans "rapists". 22. The Department of Homeland Security ...More..

by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Nikolas Cruz espoused racism in chats, bragged of contacting Trump

The 19-year-old who authorities believe killed 17 people at a Florida high school once participated in a rifle marksmanship program that was supported by a grant from the National Rifle Association . A c...More..

Broadway's 'Frozen' Producer Thomas Schumacher Accused of Harassment, Bad Behavior
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Broadway's 'Frozen' Producer Thomas Schumacher Accused of Harassment, Bad Behavior

He said that when he complained about Mr Schumacher's sexual advances in 1994 he was moved to "the gulag" in response, leaving the company the following year. Schumacher to develop the look for the Tarzan cha...More..

School safety on the North Fork in focus after Florida shooting
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

School safety on the North Fork in focus after Florida shooting

Garcia said she envisions protest that includes chants - the National School Walkout logo includes the words "We are victims, we are students, we are change" - and speakers from the community and school clubs...More..

Trump caught with 'cheat sheet' while speaking to shooting survivors
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Trump caught with 'cheat sheet' while speaking to shooting survivors

Over 40 people assembled in the State Dining Room to hear Trump's remarks, including six students from Parkland and the student body president, along with their parents. Parkland student Justin Gruber said: "Ni...More..

Quincy Jones apologizes for candid remarks in Vulture, GQ interviews
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Quincy Jones apologizes for candid remarks in Vulture, GQ interviews

We would say we're a tad confused by Jones' saying he sorry for saying the things he said, but on the other hand, he's not taking anything back, but at this point, we just don't care one way or the other. "Even...More..

Florida Shooting Survivors Now At The Center Of Conspiracy Theories
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Florida Shooting Survivors Now At The Center Of Conspiracy Theories

According to Media Matters , True Pundit played a major role in pushing the Pizzagate conspiracy theory . Conspirators online claim Hogg is really a "crisis" actor , who appears in interviews across ...More..

Poland's Holocaust law won't lead to criminal charges, says govt official
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Poland's Holocaust law won't lead to criminal charges, says govt official

As well as sparking global criticism, the law, which criminalizes suggestions of Polish complicity in Nazi actions during WWII, has had a direct impact on Poland's Jewish community. It notes that the ...More..

Will we get enough rain this week for flooding in your neighborhood?
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Will we get enough rain this week for flooding in your neighborhood?

The National Weather Service advises that anyone who experienced flooding this past week needs to pay special attention to rainfall accumulations as flooding is expected to return to those locations. It was exp...More..

'Hero' Stops Woman From Kidnapping 12-Year-Old Girl in California
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

'Hero' Stops Woman From Kidnapping 12-Year-Old Girl in California

Amy Martinez, who spoke to reporters with her aunt standing nearby, told local media that she was scared when the suspect approached and grabbed her in a bear hug. Claudia Hernandez Diaz is shown in a photo rel...More..

Kim Yong Chol to lead North Korean delegation to PyeongChang closing ceremony
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Kim Yong Chol to lead North Korean delegation to PyeongChang closing ceremony

The concept won emotional support from many South Koreans, but it was also controversial because it took slots away from more talented South Koreans who had trained hard for the Olympics . " North Korea is ...More..

Team Kejriwal says Dalit & Muslims targeted as BJP protests — AAP vs bureaucrats
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Team Kejriwal says Dalit & Muslims targeted as BJP protests — AAP vs bureaucrats

Aam Aadmi Party ( AAP ) workers staged protest outside Home Minister Rajnath Singh's residence on Thursday. The assault charge is to malign image of the party. Tiwari also sought Kejriwal's resignation, a hi...More..

Tempur-Pedic International Inc (TPX): A Look Inside The Numbers
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Tempur-Pedic International Inc (TPX): A Look Inside The Numbers

The stock's average target of $87.50 is 12.04% above today's ($78.1002) share price. Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) has risen 35.60% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. Since December 19, 2017, it had 0 insider...More..

by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

WCSD monitoring the possibility of school walkouts

The small Springfield walkout came in the wake of the February 14 shooting in Parkland, Fla., where Nikolas Cruz, 19, opened fire on students and staff at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, killing 17 people...More..

President Buhari Summons Council Of State Meeting
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

President Buhari Summons Council Of State Meeting

BusinessDay gathered from the Presidential Villa that the meeting is focusing on issues of insecurity in the country as well as the coming elections in 2019, with officials of the Independent Electoral Commis...More..

Latest casino license granted 250 miles from Mercer County
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Latest casino license granted 250 miles from Mercer County

In a statement, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board said that it had been forced to reject the bid, submitted by Sands Bethworks Gaming LLC, a subsidiary of the group due to its infringement on the 15 mil...More..

Shooting Survivor Says CNN Gave Him Scripted Town Hall Question
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Shooting Survivor Says CNN Gave Him Scripted Town Hall Question

Haab told the outlet: "I don't think that it's going to get anything accomplished". At one point, the audience cheered loudly when a student asked Rubio if he would pledge to cease taking donations from th...More..

Russian officials look to blame someone for curler's doping
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Russian officials look to blame someone for curler's doping

In a statement, the Russian delegation in Pyeongchang said: "We express our honest regret over the fact of the incident". Russian Curling Federation spokesperson Valentina Parinova told the Russian TV stati...More..

MotoGP: Tech3 To End 20-Year Relationship With Yamaha In 2019
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

MotoGP: Tech3 To End 20-Year Relationship With Yamaha In 2019

It is not clear which manufacturer will replace Yamaha at Tech3, however it is common knowledge that both KTM and Suzuki are keen on having at least two bikes available for a satellite team in 2019. The "...More..

Armed teacher could have stopped Florida school shooting
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

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, calle...More..

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..