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Florida House rejects considering ban on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines

Florida House rejects considering ban on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines

The motion failed by a 36-71 vote. "While this is an extraordinary procedural move, the shooting in Parkland demands extraordinary action". That bill was debated on the House floor Tuesday after...

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Jignesh Mevani detained following call for Ahmedabad bandh

Jignesh Mevani detained following call for Ahmedabad bandh

Joint commissioner of police, crime branch, J K Bhatt said Mevani had misbehaved with cops while he was being detained. Vanakar (62) had set himself ablaze outside the Patan Collector's office on Febr...

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Lupita Nyong'o makes Michael B. Jordan do push-ups over lost bet

Lupita Nyong'o makes Michael B. Jordan do push-ups over lost bet

Jordan and Academy Award victor Lupita Nyong'o to form a special kind of bond while filming the latest addition into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He then did a push-up on stage and said , "She's...

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Iran officials find wreckage of deadly plane crash

Iran officials find wreckage of deadly plane crash

The Aseman Airlines passenger plane crashed near Semirom, south of Isfahan province, when it was flying from Tehran to Yasouj on Sunday. After two days of heavy snow and fog, the weather finally cle...

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Support for stricter gun laws reaches new high

Support for stricter gun laws reaches new high

The Quinnipiac poll was taken between February 16 and February 19 and surveyed 1,249 voters nationwide. The pollster, based in CT, says it began focusing on the issue in the wake of the 2012 shootin...

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Saudi Woman No Longer Need Permission to Start Businesses

Saudi Woman No Longer Need Permission to Start Businesses

The new policy marks a major step away from the strict guardianship system that has existed for decades, under which Saudi women who wish to do any government paperwork are subject to the guardian...

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Grieving Mom Invokes Trump's Boy In Plea For Action

Grieving Mom Invokes Trump's Boy In Plea For Action

Mr Trump and first lady Melania Trump visited Broward Health North Hospital to pay their respects to the medical professionals who had responded to the shooting in nearby Parkland. "Today marks a ...

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Edmonton man charged after threats made against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Edmonton man charged after threats made against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Trudeau made the announcement after meetings with industry leaders including Tata Group chairman N Chandrasekaran; Birla Group chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla; Mahindra group chief Anand Mahindra; S...

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Bruins acquire Nick Holden from Rangers for 3rd-round pick

Bruins acquire Nick Holden from Rangers for 3rd-round pick

Speaking to reporters on Tuesday in the wake of the trade , which sent Rob O'Gara and a third-round pick to the Rangers for Holden , Sweeney essentially described it as a depth move - but also indic...

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Donald Trump blames FBI for Florida school shooting

Donald Trump blames FBI for Florida school shooting

Trump continued, arguing that his presidential campaign did not collude with Russian Federation to win the election. Trump added that he was working with Congress "on many fronts" but did not s...

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Curling: South Korea earn playoff spot with win over US

The chance of reaching the semifinals in either tourney wasn't looking great. Back during the Sochi Games, the United States notched their third Winter Olympic podium sweep in this event with Joss C...

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Sheriff: Erica Parsons' adoptive parents will be charged with her murder

Sheriff: Erica Parsons' adoptive parents will be charged with her murder

Both are already serving federal prison sentences for fraud related to Erica's disappearance. The adoptive parents of a North Carolina girl who went missing almost seven years ago and was found de...

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$0.10 EPS Expected for Investors Real Estate Trust (IRET)

Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD owned 1.06% of Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust worth $8,841,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Zacks Investment Research raised shares...

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

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

Welker asked why, if Trump believes the intelligence community's assessment that Russian Federation interfered, he hasn't enforced the sanctions he signed into law last August which were passed by C...

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Donald Trump Jr. embraces smear campaign against students who survived Parkland massacre

According to the report, Trump Jr. insisted that his dad refuse to revive any version of the assault weapons ban, which would have prevented the sale of the type of gun used at Marjory Stoneman Dougla...

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Nitinbhai Patel Presents Pro Farmer Gujarat Budget Amid Opposition Walkout

Nitinbhai Patel Presents Pro Farmer Gujarat Budget Amid Opposition Walkout

Six bills are expected to be passed during the budget session. He also added that revenue surplus of state increased from Rs 1704 cr in 2015-16 to Rs 5947 cr in 2016-17. The Mukhyamantri Apprenticeshi...

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Cabinet approves Tribunal for Mahanadi water dispute

Cabinet approves Tribunal for Mahanadi water dispute

States which do not agree with the tribunal's verdict again approach the judiciary for settlement of these issues, spending a lot of time and money. "There is a need to have an effective approach to r...

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SC to hear plea seeking SIT probe into Justice Loya case

SC to hear plea seeking SIT probe into Justice Loya case

Loya. He further buttressed his claim by confirming authenticity of letter written by four judges, who accompanied Loya that time, on their own letterheads. If there is some kind of suspicion, we wi...

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Daughter Sets Up Father to be Carjacked by 2 Other Teens

Daughter Sets Up Father to be Carjacked by 2 Other Teens

Agreeing to drive him home, the Montgomery County teen and her friends awaited inside the vehicle while the victim went inside the house to get more money from his parents. One was armed with a knife,...

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Drogba's Son Signs For European Outfit

Drogba's Son Signs For European Outfit

Guingamp now sit 10th in the Ligue 1 table . "Born in Vannes, on December 15, 2000 and trained in Chelsea, he joined the U19 of the academy", the club tweeted. I remember Isaac as the small polite bo...

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Child sex crimes on the rise in Cumbria

Child sex crimes on the rise in Cumbria

The new figures, obtained via a Freedom of Information request, found 116 incidents, including allegations of rape, sexual assault and grooming, involved a child aged 10 or younger . Northumbria Po...

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Ukrainian skier Abramenko wins men's aerials final at Winter Games

Ukrainian skier Abramenko wins men's aerials final at Winter Games

Skier Ivan Kovbasiuk in the giant slalom will get one last chance to prove himself at the Olympics. "It's really unbelievable. I hoped to today take a medal, but I won gold". The first place is take...

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Singapore to pay bonus to all citizens after surplus budget

Singapore to pay bonus to all citizens after surplus budget

If so, corporate income tax would regain its place as the largest contributor to revenue, ahead of the projected $14.11 billion net investment returns (NIR) contribution. "This boost in revenues will ...

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India, Saudi Arabia to boost economic ties

India, Saudi Arabia to boost economic ties

Jaitley also attended a meeting with a large number of top-notch Saudi businessmen at the Council of Saudi Chamber (CSC), where he was received by Ahmed Sulaiman Al-Rajhi, the chamber chairman. The Fi...

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Florida Shooter Admits to Killings, Charged With 17 Counts of Murder

Florida Shooter Admits to Killings, Charged With 17 Counts of Murder

Earlier, Florida's child welfare agency investigated after Cruz cut himself in an online video, but found him stable, according to state records. Those concerns included information about Cruz's...

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Rep. Will Ainsworth rounds up support for bill to arm teachers

Rep. Will Ainsworth rounds up support for bill to arm teachers

The state representative feels kids now are sitting ducks in a gun free zone. A Marshall County lawmaker says the answer to school shootings is more armed and trained staffers inside your child's sc...

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3rd-Graders In Extremely Hot Water Over Their Baseball Team's Gun Fundraiser

3rd-Graders In Extremely Hot Water Over Their Baseball Team's Gun Fundraiser

The weapon was donated as a prize by a team father and co-founder of Neosho gun manufacturer Black Rain Ordnance Inc . The suspect, identified as 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz , reportedly opened f...

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India to allow private firms to mine coal for commercial use

India to allow private firms to mine coal for commercial use

On the other hand, Partha Bhattacharya, former managing director of Coal India, said that growth in coal production would continue for two more decades. The auction will be conducted in a transparent ...

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Court puts government critic on terror list

Court puts government critic on terror list

He was arrested last week for maintaining contacts with the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood organisation, with whom the Egyptian interior ministry said he held secret meetings in London to stir unrest a...

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Serena Williams advocates for health care following near-death birthing experience

Serena Williams advocates for health care following near-death birthing experience

Her first official singles match back is scheduled for the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells. Serena Williams reveals that she "almost died" after giving birth to her daughter , Alexis Olympia , ...

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Florida school shooting: Sessions orders 'immediate' review of Federal Bureau of Investigation

Florida school shooting: Sessions orders 'immediate' review of Federal Bureau of Investigation

On Wednesday, 17 people died after a gunman attacked a Parkland, Florida high school . The FBI said today proper protocol was not followed in following up on a tip about Cruz. Nikolas Cruz is see...

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Philippine Senate probes $394m frigate deal

Philippine Senate probes $394m frigate deal

Go denies any wrongdoing and read a statement critical of the media, calling it "fake news". The inquiry was prompted by media reports that carried a leaked document with an annotation that links th...

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Scott Convenes Leaders to Work on Solutions to Keep Florida Students Safe

More than a dozen people also were wounded in the deadliest shooting at a US high school. Prosecutors said they aren't ready to announce a formal decision on the matter, according to reports. The...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation acknowledges it didn't investigate tip on Florida shooter

In the Florida school shooting , "somebody made a mistake, somebody did not do their job", said Jeffrey Ringel, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation agent and Joint Terrorism Task force member wh...

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BC launches challenges Alberta's ban on wine

BC launches challenges Alberta's ban on wine

Trade Minister Bruce Ralston says Alberta's actions threaten the livelihood of the families that have worked to build B.C.'s wine industry. In addition to the trade challenge, the Province is suppor...

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Spring Severe Weather Preparedness Week, tips from MEMA

Spring Severe Weather Preparedness Week, tips from MEMA

The National Weather Service will conduct a statewide tornado drill at 10 a.m. Wednesday in conjunction with Severe Weather Preparedness Week. Today's focus is on severe thunderstorms. First Alert Wea...

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Trump tells Cornyn he's open to tweaking gun background check

White House staff said all drivers were replaced after the incident. Trump has been criticized for his response to last week's high-school shooting that left 17 people dead . "This is a rea...

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U.S. school shooting survivors to march for gun control

U.S. school shooting survivors to march for gun control

The petition came after young student organisers told USA media outlets on Sunday that they were determined to make the shooting , which left 17 students and staff members dead, a turning point in ...

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Court quashes government's decision to suspend passports of Orengo, Ndii and Wanjigi

Court quashes government's decision to suspend passports of Orengo, Ndii and Wanjigi

Siaya Senator James Orengo and billionaire businessman Jimmy Wanjigi were barred by immigration officials from jetting to Zimbabwe, where they were set to attend the funeral of the country's oppositio...

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The Government Is Reviewing 'Over-Priced' University Tuition Fees

The Government Is Reviewing 'Over-Priced' University Tuition Fees

Universities can now charge up to GBP9,250 (US$12,930) per annum in tuition fees, and student living costs average at GBP12,200 (US$16,950) per year. Freezing fees at £9,250 will reduce the debt of ...

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