What Florida bill could change about school security

It's been three weeks since the mass shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School , but the fight for safer schools is far from over. The measure also prohibits "bump stocks", devices which allow semi-automatic firearms to fire faster, and which pol... More..

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ICICI Bank shares fall over 3% on SFIO probe
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

ICICI Bank shares fall over 3% on SFIO probe

On February 27, the CBI questioned ICICI Bank Executive Director NS Kanan in connection with the alleged Rs 12,700 crore fraud against PNB by Nirav Modi and Gitanjali Gem's owner Mehul Choksi. The Rese...More..

Champions League: Spurs lose quarter final ticket to Juventus
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Champions League: Spurs lose quarter final ticket to Juventus

Wonderful players, but we knew also that we would have a chance. "I repeat again, they had three chances, they scored twice, but now we can call this (defeat) different names and say it is a lack of experienc...More..

Syrian forces split Eastern Ghouta in half
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Syrian forces split Eastern Ghouta in half

Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said recent government shelling in Eastern Ghouta has killed 62 people , including eight children. "The Security Council reiterated its call for implementation...More..

Shuhaib murder: Pinarayi turns down Opposition call for CBI probe
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Shuhaib murder: Pinarayi turns down Opposition call for CBI probe

However, the CM on Wednesday denied this and said the minister did not mention about the CBI probe. "The High Court may have its own reasons in ordering a CBI probe into the case". Strict action will be taken...More..

After Lenin, Periyar, Ambedkar, Mahatma Gandhi's statue defaced in Kerala
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

After Lenin, Periyar, Ambedkar, Mahatma Gandhi's statue defaced in Kerala

According to the reports, an unidentified person pulled down the spectacle, garland and fled the spot when people caught him in the act. The incident occurred at around 7 am on Thursday. Wednesday's condemnatio...More..

NASA invites people to send their name to the Sun
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

NASA invites people to send their name to the Sun

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration ( NASA ) is inviting people around the globe to submit their names online to be placed on a microchip aboard its historic solar probe launching this summer. Tha...More..

Florida House approves gun-reform bill in response to Parkland shooting
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Florida House approves gun-reform bill in response to Parkland shooting

The moment to pass this bill is now . Lawmakers in the Florida House voted 67-50 to approve the legislation, which raises the minimum age to purchase rifles from 18 to 21 and imposes a three-day wait peri...More..

See the latest snow accumulations expected Wednesday
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

See the latest snow accumulations expected Wednesday

Northwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Sunday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. You'll want the jacket with temperatures starting in the 30s. On the mountains, snow levels will climb to around 5,...More..

Surrey teen was
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Surrey teen was "trained to kill" by Islamic State

Prosecutors said that he won a "student of the year" prize at Brooklands College and used the 20-pound ($28) Amazon voucher that was his prize to purchase hydrogen peroxide, a vital component in the shrapnel-pa...More..

What the Texas Primaries Might Tell us About the Midterm Elections
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

What the Texas Primaries Might Tell us About the Midterm Elections

The races lifted women candidates in a state that only has three women serving in its 38-member congressional delegation. "This year is clearly a change on that front". Democrats Sylvia Garcia, now a state sena...More..

Pennsylvania, New Jersey battle second nor'easter in one week
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Pennsylvania, New Jersey battle second nor'easter in one week

I was looking back at records overnight and reminded myself that back in 1993, Boston had more than 38 inches of snow in March - the most snow ever recorded for the month. MONDAY: Watching another storm to...More..

United Kingdom far-right figure retweeted by Trump jailed for hate crime
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

United Kingdom far-right figure retweeted by Trump jailed for hate crime

The top leaders of a fringe British far-right group that found brief global fame late a year ago due to a re-tweet by U.S. President Donald Trump were found guilty Wednesday of religiously aggravated harassme...More..

Chimpanzee Seen Smoking a Cigarette, Angering Animal Activists
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Chimpanzee Seen Smoking a Cigarette, Angering Animal Activists

Video taken from an Indonesian zoo captured a large Orangutan picking up a still-lit cigarette butt thrown into its enclosure by a visitor, and puffing away like there's no tomorrow. The Bandung Zoo in Indone...More..

China NPC: Economy growth target 'around 6.5%' in 2018
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

China NPC: Economy growth target 'around 6.5%' in 2018

China spent US$151 billion on the PLA past year, the second largest defence budget in the world but still four times less than the US$603 billion USA outlay, according to the International Institute for Stra...More..

by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Thousands of students walk out, protest gun violence at Minnesota Capitol

Numerous students are now being driven by the media to support its own agenda of gun control without acknowledging the failure of law enforcement and the school district in Broward County. "U.'s statement, I fe...More..

Louisville vs Florida State odds
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Louisville vs Florida State odds

The Irish used a 10-3 run to cut the lead to one with 2:49 to play. He was held scoreless for the first time this season, and his streak of 28 consecutive games with at least one successful 3-point shot was s...More..

Bones found on remote island may belong to Amelia Earhart, study says
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Bones found on remote island may belong to Amelia Earhart, study says

She and her navigator Fred Noonan were last seen when they left Papua New Guinea. Nikumaroro was considered uninhabited until 1938 , lying roughly 563 kilometres (350 miles) southeast of Howland Island, wh...More..

Global oil supply 'will match demand until 2020'
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Global oil supply 'will match demand until 2020'

United States crude production is projected to surge to 12.1 million B/D by 2023 amid "a second wave" of shale output increases, making the country the world's largest oil producer, according to the Internat...More..

Toronto police release photo of deceased man in Bruce McArthur investigation
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Toronto police release photo of deceased man in Bruce McArthur investigation

Questioned about the interview Wednesday, lead Homicide investigator Det. The 66-year-old landscaper is now facing six first-degree murder charges in relation to men who disappeared from Toronto's gay villa...More..

SCR stations to have all-women staff from March 8
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

SCR stations to have all-women staff from March 8

According to Ravinder Bhakar, Chief PRO, WR, the commercial department of WR has deployed 13 commercial clerks and three ticket checking staff to undertake commercial activities, whereas 11operating staff (stat...More..

Parkland Shooter Now Facing 17 Murder Charges And Potential Death Penalty
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Parkland Shooter Now Facing 17 Murder Charges And Potential Death Penalty

Now, documents obtained by CNN outline the shooter's behavior since the massacre. He was reported to have a "family visit" on February 24 and asked jail staff to read the Bible the same day. Cruz was repo...More..

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman 'not really' a reforming leader
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman 'not really' a reforming leader

During the three-day visit, Crown Prince Mohammed is expected to meet Prime Minister Theresa May , the Queen and other members of the British royal family. On Thursday the crown prince will head to Chequers fo...More..

Statue vandalism: MHA asks states to arrest, punish culprits
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Statue vandalism: MHA asks states to arrest, punish culprits

On Wednesday morning, a bust of BJP icon Syama Prasad Mookerjee was blackened and its features smashed with a hammer in Kolkata's Keoratola crematorium. Read Also CPI (M) lashes out at BJP as Lenin "falls" in ...More..

by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Stoneman Douglas Students Work For Gun Control

Ross Baker, a professor in the Department of Political Science, said that the gun control debate is fundamentally rooted in the Second Amendment. The legislation increases to age 21 the age for buying a gun...More..

Manhunt in Vienna after knife attack leaves several people injured
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Manhunt in Vienna after knife attack leaves several people injured

Four people were seriously wounded in two knife attacks in a district of the Austrian capital, Vienna , on Wednesday evening, but a motive or any connection between the assaults was unclear, a police spokesm...More..

Philip Hammond reignites the no-deal Brexit argument
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Philip Hammond reignites the no-deal Brexit argument

Hammond argues that London's financial services hub "is not just a British asset but a European asset too", and it is in the interests of both sides to reach a trade agreement that includes financial services...More..

Kawhi speaks, plans on being Spur for rest of career
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Kawhi speaks, plans on being Spur for rest of career

Kawhi Leonard, watching the Spurs beat the Memphis Grizzlies on December 1 at the AT&T Center, has played in only nine of the team's 63 games this season because of a lingering quad injury. "If I'm playing 3-...More..

Mexico Delays Nafta Cars Counteroffer as US Consults Industry
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Mexico Delays Nafta Cars Counteroffer as US Consults Industry

Washington said on Monday that if Canada and Mexico agreed to its demands in the NAFTA talks, they could be exempted from the proposed steel and aluminum tariffs. ACC believes a modernized agreement should ...More..

Kansas cheerleaders among thousands possibly exposed to mumps at Dallas competition
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Kansas cheerleaders among thousands possibly exposed to mumps at Dallas competition

The affiliation said on Twitter that in excess of 23,000 competitors and 2,600 mentors took part in the opposition from February 23 to 25 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas. Those who...More..

Virginia man hit with own auto during police chase, authorities say
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Virginia man hit with own auto during police chase, authorities say

Sunday, insidenova.com reports. A daring half-mile chase ensued, but it ended rather unusually with Bonsu jumping out of his auto and starting to run off. However, he doesn't put the auto in park and is inste...More..

Cruz indicted on 17 counts of murder for Florida school massacre
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Cruz indicted on 17 counts of murder for Florida school massacre

The Senate made changes to the bill to exclude those who "exclusively perform classroom duties as classroom teachers" from being allowed to be armed. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell sent prayers but no...More..

Florida may have daylight-saving time year round
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Florida may have daylight-saving time year round

Bill Sponsor Greg Steube says the idea of year-round daylight-saving time will help the state's tourism industry, as people would be able to stay out later with the additional sunlight. This bill would not chan...More..

The exploitative coverage of Sam Nunberg: Narrative over compassion, always
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

The exploitative coverage of Sam Nunberg: Narrative over compassion, always

Mueller's investigation arose in part from the findings of U.S. intelligence agencies suggesting that Russian Federation had meddled in the election with a view to aiding Trump's surprise victory over Democ...More..

One student dead after accidental shooting at Alabama high school
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

One student dead after accidental shooting at Alabama high school

One student died on the way to the hospital and another was in critical condition. It says students were subsequently let go and police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting. A satellite ...More..

Holocaust Museum Takes Stand Against Aung San Suu Kyi
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Holocaust Museum Takes Stand Against Aung San Suu Kyi

The letter explains the museum has been "closely monitoring the military's campaign against the Rohingya and your response to it", and that it began publicly airing its concerns about what was happening to th...More..

Lawyers for mystery Powerball victor will claim windfall, announce donation
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Lawyers for mystery Powerball victor will claim windfall, announce donation

If a MI player wins tonight's $ 348 million jackpot, it would be the largest Powerball jackpot ever won in the state. Shaheen immediately doled out $249,000 to two charities - Girls Inc . State law requires...More..

Ex-Trump Aide Would Rather Be Arrested Than Comply With Mueller Subpoena
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Ex-Trump Aide Would Rather Be Arrested Than Comply With Mueller Subpoena

Since then, Mueller has demanded all of his records and communications with people on the campaign, which Nunberg said would take too much time to assemble. He later added on CNN: "I'm not going to the ...More..

Korean president says talks won't ease pressure on North
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Korean president says talks won't ease pressure on North

Tomas Ojea Quintana, special rapporteur on human rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), called on authorities there to release nine foreign nationals and resolve long-standing cases of abdu...More..

Egypt seeks closer ties during visit by Saudi crown prince
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Egypt seeks closer ties during visit by Saudi crown prince

The Crown Prince had lunch with the Queen at Buckingham Palace. The inclusion of the prestigious trip to Chequers and two audiences with the British royal family demonstrate the extent to which London is pr...More..

Saudi defends 'just' Yemen war ahead of United Kingdom visit
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Saudi defends 'just' Yemen war ahead of United Kingdom visit

Turkey has also worked with Iran, Saudi Arabia's arch-rival in the Middle East, to try to reduce fighting in northern Syria in recent months, and Iranian and Turkish military chiefs exchanged visits past y...More..

Shutdown call by separatists hits life in Kashmir
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Shutdown call by separatists hits life in Kashmir

Intense clashes also erupted between the youth and government forces which went on during the entire day in Memandar and Pinjoora, near Mini Secretariat area of Shopian district. Authorities foiled the Shopian ...More..

Conrad Sangma to be sworn in as Meghalaya CM today
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Conrad Sangma to be sworn in as Meghalaya CM today

Making things more complicated, the Hill State People Democratic Party (HSPDP) expressed its reservation to the decision to name Mr. Sangma the Chief Minister. The BJPs victory in the Northeast has changed th...More..

Ted Cruz vs. Beto O'Rourke: Senate showdown set after Texas primary
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Ted Cruz vs. Beto O'Rourke: Senate showdown set after Texas primary

Months of visiting 226 counties throughout Texas paid off for Democrat Beto O'Rourke as he was on track to easily win the party's nomination on Tuesday night in part of the Texas primaries. Beto O'Rourke's give...More..

by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

HSBC Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Compass Group (LON:CPG)

In a research report sent to investors and clients on 6 March, Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) stock had its "Buy" Rating restate by professional analysts at Liberum Capital. Arizona State Retirement Systems has in...More..

by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

SL Green Realty (SLG) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Jefferies Group

We have $19.53 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:SMHI worth $16.43 million more. Macquarie Gru Limited reported 107,139 shares stake. The Volatility 3m is a similar percentage determined by the daily log norm...More..

Donald Trump Vows Reversal of Bush/Clinton/Obama Era Trade Disasters
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Donald Trump Vows Reversal of Bush/Clinton/Obama Era Trade Disasters

Exports fell 1.3% from December, the most in more than a year, while imports were little changed. Cohn's resignation and the fear Trump will press ahead with restraints on trade have roiled global markets i...More..

Sierra Leone picks new president with hopes of economic turnaround
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Sierra Leone picks new president with hopes of economic turnaround

There are four top contenders in the election including the ruling All People's Congress (APC) candidate Samura Kamara and the Sierra Leone People's Party (SLPP) candidate Julius Bio. The Institute for Governan...More..

Four crew missing in major fire on giant Maersk containership
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Four crew missing in major fire on giant Maersk containership

Twenty three crew members were rescued from the sea by a merchant vessel ALS Ceres , which was diverted to the spot by the Mumbai-based Maritime Rescue Coordination Center (MRCC) of the Indian Coast Guard (ICG...More..

by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Saudi's Crown Prince says Qatar won't be barred from Arab summit

Any visit to the London Stock Exchange will be watched closely by investors because of the potentially lucrative Aramco listing expected later this year. Business deals are possible with British defence gro...More..