Federal Bureau of Investigation tip line caller described Nikolas Cruz as 'about to explode'

The Snead family, who took Cruz-a friend of their biological son-in last November, told NBC that he seemed like a normal teenager. The man, whose voice is unsteady, says he doesn't know where he is calling from because he is new to the area. More..

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John Kelly and Jared Kushner in fateful showdown over security clearance
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

John Kelly and Jared Kushner in fateful showdown over security clearance

Earlier this week, the White House maintained that Kushner's work will be unaffected by the change. The federal inquiry into Kushner's background has been ongoing since previous year. And Kelly said he had "f...More..

Trump backs raising age for buying assault rifles, bucks NRA
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Trump backs raising age for buying assault rifles, bucks NRA

Trump has said making schools safer will be a top priority for the administration. Trump is discussing the issue with state and local officials from around the country who are at the White House. So, when Bro...More..

University apologises, fires catering staff over 'insensitive' Black History Month menu
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

University apologises, fires catering staff over 'insensitive' Black History Month menu

After hearing about the controversy, Andrew Hamilton, the president of NYU , called the menu "insensitive" and directed the blame toward the food service provider, Aramark. But the student group was especially...More..

NRA under mounting pressure as companies cut ties with gun lobby
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

NRA under mounting pressure as companies cut ties with gun lobby

Some companies wanted their customers to know ties to the NRA were severed before the Florida shooting. Symantec Corp said on Friday it ended a program with the NRA offering discounts for its LifeLock ide...More..

Teacher Would Have 'Shot The Hell Out Of' Parkland Shooter
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Teacher Would Have 'Shot The Hell Out Of' Parkland Shooter

Andrew Cuomo tweeted . "Our American freedoms could be lost and our country will be changed forever", he said. The president predicted that in forthcoming elections this year, Democrats would "take away" m...More..

Pakistan survives placement on FATF watchlist
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Pakistan survives placement on FATF watchlist

India must pursue this and also the United Nations sanctions against Hafiz Saeed with new vigour, and coordinate action with the USA to get Islamabad to close terror training camps and infiltration of terrori...More..

FSIN renews calls for Royal Commission following Cormier verdict
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

FSIN renews calls for Royal Commission following Cormier verdict

Fontaine's body was found in the Red River in August 2014 after she had been reported missing. Her body was found weighed down and wrapped in a duvet cover, and she was identified in part by the angel wings t...More..

Mueller brings new charges against Manafort, Gates
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Mueller brings new charges against Manafort, Gates

As part of Friday's plea, Mr Gates admitted to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about a March 2013 meeting in Washington with a U.S. lawmaker in which the topic of Ukraine was discussed while Mr M...More..

NRA chief attacks anti-gun
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

NRA chief attacks anti-gun "elites" after Florida school shooting

There are signs, however, that the President, who often boasts he saved the Second Amendment by winning the election, is searching for a middle way that satisfies demands for change but does not alienate his co...More..

Trump suggests armed deputy at Florida school was a 'coward'
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Trump suggests armed deputy at Florida school was a 'coward'

Scott said he would work with state lawmakers during the next two weeks to raise the minimum age for buying any kind of gun in Florida to 21 years old, with some exceptions for younger military members and...More..

Former S.African soldier sentenced to death in S
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Former S.African soldier sentenced to death in S

On Friday, the Commission released its first report since it was mandated by the Human Rights Council to collect and preserve evidence for use in the Hybrid Court and other accountability mechanisms agreed un...More..

Unions to rally before crucial US Supreme Court decision on dues
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Unions to rally before crucial US Supreme Court decision on dues

Janus argues that public sector unions are inherently different from those in the private sector in that contract negotiations and political activities can not be separated, since all decisions involving emplo...More..

'Vegetarian' dinner planned for Ivanka Trump in South Korea
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

'Vegetarian' dinner planned for Ivanka Trump in South Korea

Ivanka Trump spoke with South Korean president Moon Jae-in and said that she will use her visit to the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang to pressure North Korea to halt its nuclear program. During the banquet...More..

Legal Medical Marijuana Does NOT Lead To More Teen Potheads
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Legal Medical Marijuana Does NOT Lead To More Teen Potheads

Medical marijuana laws have had little impact on recreational pot use among US teens, according to a meta-analysis of 11 studies dating back to 1991. "Ecological studies share two fundamental weaknesses: they ...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Met Office issues snow warning for London with temperatures set to plummet

The Met Office said there are signs the recent Sudden Stratospheric Warming above the North Pole could lead to prolonged cold conditions over the United Kingdom that could last into March. Dry today with sunn...More..

Trump tells Sessions to propose rules to ban bump stocks
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Trump tells Sessions to propose rules to ban bump stocks

President Donald Trump on Tuesday signaled an openness to modest gun-control measures following what he called an "evil massacre" at a South Florida high school last week that left 17 dead and prompted passion...More..

Trump is right to warn about calling elections illegitimate
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Trump is right to warn about calling elections illegitimate

The U.S. Treasury started its investigation of the Latvian bank, for example, in 2016, a third administration official said . Trump has previously criticized Obama for not doing more to prevent meddling. M...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

New charges filed against former Trump campaign aides Manafort and Gates

A 33-year-old attorney fired last year by a prominent worldwide law firm became the fourth person to plead guilty in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation, admitting Tuesday that...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

NRA Chief Wayne LaPierre: FBI, Elitism To Blame For School Shootings

While it has always been the NRA's position that there should be more guns in schools to guard against mass shootings - "the only way to stop a bad guy with a gun is with a good guy with a gun" is a talkin...More..

Alberta plane reported missing on flight out of Colorado
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Alberta plane reported missing on flight out of Colorado

MT Thursday for Albuquerque, but did not arrive at its destination, he said. A post on the Kaupp Family Farms Facebook page dated March 11, 2015 shows a picture of "our father Bill's plane". Two ground crew...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

"Nashville" announces mid-season premiere, series finale dates

NASHVILLE - February 22, 2018 - CMT's " Nashville " wrapped up the first half of the series' final season today with dramatic twists, and gave fans a first look at the final eight episodes set to air Thursda...More..

Amid shelling 500 people evacuated to safety in Uri
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Amid shelling 500 people evacuated to safety in Uri

Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) confirmed the martyrdom of the innocent civilian. It said that Shaheed Inzamam - the resident of village Tetrinot - was carrying out routine work at a crush plant at Poo...More..

NJ's wild weather: Freezing rain, sleet possible as temperatures plummet
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

NJ's wild weather: Freezing rain, sleet possible as temperatures plummet

Wednesday: Partly sunny with a high near 51 degrees and a low of about 38 degrees. The storms should weaken as they move into more stable air over north/central Alabama early Sunday morning. SATURDAY: Mix s...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Ivanka Trump, US charmer-in-chief, touches down in South Korea

Kim Yo Jong received some favorable coverage in what was called a charm offensive by North Korea while Pence endured some criticism for not standing when North and South Korean athletes appeared during the Olym...More..

Trump questions why Obama administration is not subject of Russian Federation investigation
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Trump questions why Obama administration is not subject of Russian Federation investigation

Why aren't Dem crimes under investigation? What it does make clear is that Russian Federation wants to undermine American democracy. "Trump has been over 1 year " more stringent" to Russian Federation than t...More..

Lena Dunham and Jack Antonoff are in
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Lena Dunham and Jack Antonoff are in "constant communication"

Because tabloid rumors , like cockroaches, have the vitality to survive a nuclear blast, Lorde , too, has now confirmed that she's not dating Jack Antonoff . No. Jack and I are not dating, for the last tim...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Winter Olympics: South Korea take bronze in men's speed skating

Nicknamed "Queen Yu-na" for her achievements and impeccable skating, she is one of the most popular celebrities in South Korea. It's also the first time South Korea has won two medals at the same time in the ...More..

Divided UK leadership 'agree Brexit strategy'
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Divided UK leadership 'agree Brexit strategy'

Mr Corbyn has come under pressure from Labour MPs to provide clarity on his stance on membership of the single market and customs union , and a spokesman said on Wednesday that his thinking on the issue wa...More..

New fraud charges against former trump aides
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

New fraud charges against former trump aides

Court papers accuse Manafort of using offshore accounts to pay the group more than 2 million euros. Gates was indicted a year ago along with Paul Manafort , President Donald Trump's campaign chairman, on...More..

US Treasury Announces Most Aggressive Sanctions To Date On North Korea
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

US Treasury Announces Most Aggressive Sanctions To Date On North Korea

The US president said the Treasury Department would soon take action to further cut off sources of fuel and revenue that Pyongyang uses to fund its nuclear weapons programme and sustain its military expenditure...More..

Did Archaeologists Find The Seal Of The Prophet Isaiah In Jerusalem?
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Did Archaeologists Find The Seal Of The Prophet Isaiah In Jerusalem?

Researchers suppose the seal belonged to the biblical prophet Isaia. Isaiah and the king had a close relationship with the prophet and counseled the king following the conquest of the northern Kingdom of Isra...More..

PyeongChang Olympics: US curlers to play for gold
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

PyeongChang Olympics: US curlers to play for gold

The U.S.is assured of its best finish ever with a silver or a gold medal, which curling officials hope will further grow the game. The United States men's curling team will play for a gold medal against S...More..

Allies urge Trump to not go further on gun control measures
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Allies urge Trump to not go further on gun control measures

Those proposals could face stiff opposition in Congress where lawmakers backed by the highly influential National Rifle Association ( NRA ) are unlikely to lend their full support . "What I said was to look at...More..

Trump says arming teachers could help prevent school massacres
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Trump says arming teachers could help prevent school massacres

He backed that up by saying it was "much less expensive than the guards" and would more effective. "A gun-free zone to a killer or somebody who wants to be a killer, that's like going in for the ice cream",...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Sapulpa schools responds to social media threat

Scottsdale police confirmed that the SHS threat many are seeing on social media, is not intended for Saguaro High School and is a hoax. Chief Reynolds said his department was notified of the threat at about 6...More..

Donald Trump to announce new North Korea sanctions
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Donald Trump to announce new North Korea sanctions

In a statement on Friday, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the USA is "aggressively targeting all illicit avenues used by North Korea to evade sanctions, including taking decisive action to block vessels,...More..

Cyprus accuses Turkey of blocking ship again in gas exploration standoff
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Cyprus accuses Turkey of blocking ship again in gas exploration standoff

Turkey had prevented the drillship on February 9. "The drillship was halted by five Turkish warships and after threats of violence launched (by the Turkish side) and the threat of a collision with the drillsh...More..

Students And Others Rally For Gun Control At State Capitol
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Students And Others Rally For Gun Control At State Capitol

Israel suspended the deputy without pay until an investigation could be completed after seeing video, reviewing witness statements as well as interviewing Peterson. Trump told reporters earlier on Friday tha...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Aussie Deputy PM resigns following uproar over affair

Following relentless pressure and a lack of support from Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull , Mr Joyce said he would resign from the Cabinet and as leader of the rural-based National Party, the junior member of t...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Flooding remains a concern as more rain comes to Central Ohio

The river has gone down about three feet since yesterday but a number of people and businesses have still been advised they may have to evacuate. Water may be deeper than it appears. Hanson was screaming when t...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Trump hands over Jared Kushner's security clearance decision to John Kelly

General Kelly respects Jared a lot and General Kelly will make that call. Jared Kushner's interim security clearance is in the hands of chief of staff John Kelly . But "the president has the authority to d...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Mueller's new indictment of Manafort and Gates debunks White House talking points

In a dramatic escalation of pressure and stakes, special counsel Robert Mueller filed additional criminal charges Thursday against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman and his business associat...More..

Lockdown at Halifax West High School ends after threats call
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Lockdown at Halifax West High School ends after threats call

Providing a safe, positive learning environment for our students is the number one priority and I wanted to keep you informed of important issues happening within our school community. Spreading false informati...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Ivanka Trump to attend Olympics Closing Ceremony with U.S. delegation

James Risch, the chairman of Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on Near East, South Asia, Central Asia, and Counterterrorism; Gen. Vincent Brooks, commander of United Nations Command, Combined Forces Command...More..

CBSLA Interviews Parkland Shooting Survivor David Hogg
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

CBSLA Interviews Parkland Shooting Survivor David Hogg

Several suggested that the students were " crisis actors ", that they were part of an Federal Bureau of Investigation plot and more. "I want to show these people exactly what's going on when these children...More..

Sen. Marco Rubio Changes Stance on High-Capacity Magazines After Florida School Shooting
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Sen. Marco Rubio Changes Stance on High-Capacity Magazines After Florida School Shooting

The survivors of the February 14 shooting at Majory Stoneman Douglas High School have vowed to continue their activism, including a " March for Our Lives " in Washington next month, which King says she'll att...More..

Deadly blasts rock Somalia after months of relative calm
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Deadly blasts rock Somalia after months of relative calm

A vehicle bomb went off in the Somali capital, followed by a second blast and gunfire near the president's residence, police and a Reuters witness said on Friday. Smoke rises after auto bombs explode in Mogadis...More..

Merkel hopes United Nations will agree on Syria ceasefire this evening
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Merkel hopes United Nations will agree on Syria ceasefire this evening

The Russian Federation and Iranian regime have bolstered Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad in what has been a ruinous war that has sparked a refugee crisis and killed hundreds of thousands of Syrians. U.S. Ambass...More..

West Virginia House OKs surplus funding to offset insurance
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

West Virginia House OKs surplus funding to offset insurance

Jim Justice signed a bill Wednesday to give teachers a 2 percent pay raise starting in July, and an additional 1 percent pay increase in 2020 and 2021. "Even when we know a big snow is coming, we [make sure] th...More..