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Florida voters overwhelming support stricter gun laws, says two new polls

Florida voters overwhelming support stricter gun laws, says two new polls

Only 33% of Americans blame guns. For example, after the 2016 Orlando nightclub shooting in which 49 people were murdered, support for stricter gun control measures was at 58 percent; following the ...

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City removes statue shrouds following Tuesday hearing

City removes statue shrouds following Tuesday hearing

The two Confederate monuments, both located in public parks, were draped with black shrouds in August after a white supremacist rally turned violent when the demonstration was met with counter protest...

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Shankaracharya Of Kanchi Mutt, Jayendra Saraswathi Dies At Age 82

Shankaracharya Of Kanchi Mutt, Jayendra Saraswathi Dies At Age 82

It was former President Pranab Mukherjee who broke the taboo when he made a visit to the mutt, weeks before he was to lay down his office. The arrest of both Jayendra Saraswathi and his junior ponti...

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Congress carrying out dadagiri, dhoka & dynasty: Amit Shah

Congress carrying out dadagiri, dhoka & dynasty: Amit Shah

Even some of the states have paid from their own budget and are utilising the food grains for the citizens of their states. Instead of doing this it is just passing the buck on us, he observed. "My st...

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New Elphinstone Station bridge constructed by Army inaugurated today

New Elphinstone Station bridge constructed by Army inaugurated today

Also, among the victims of the stampede in September past year was a pre-teen son of a flower vendor. A 50-metre FOB on the eastern peripheral expressway, being constructed to unclog Delhi, was comple...

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Parolee Carjacks Woman's SUV During High-Speed Chase in Orange County

Parolee Carjacks Woman's SUV During High-Speed Chase in Orange County

The officer had pulled him over at a parking lot for expired tags, Lt. Carl Whitney said. Padilla fled and tried to hit a police vehicle with his auto. Prior to the auto chase, Padilla allegedly vio...

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Police investigating officer-involved shooting in downtown Orlando

Police said one of the employees at the restaurant had a domestic violence injunction against him. "To have a person downtown armed with a gun is a very unsafe situation", Smith said. The police say...

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Vegetarian, Mediterranean diet may keep heart diseases at bay

Vegetarian, Mediterranean diet may keep heart diseases at bay

There were two notable differences between the diets, though. The research was carried out by the University of Florence and involved 107 healthy but overweight participants aged between 18-75. The ...

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Police arrest man accused of threatening OSU

Oregon State Police arrested a 22-year-old who they believe is responsible for threatening on social media to "shoot up" and "kill a lot of people" at Oregon State University - a year after he was con...

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Chegg (CHGG) PT Raised to $20.00 at JPMorgan Chase & Co

Chegg Inc ( CHGG ) traded down $0.22 during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching $19.97. About 719,718 shares traded. Chegg (NYSE:CHGG) last released its earnings results on Monday, February 12th. Fo...

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UPS seeks $2.14 billion from European Union over blocked TNT merger

UPS seeks $2.14 billion from European Union over blocked TNT merger

UPS is seeking 1.742 billion euros (US$2.15 billion) in compensation. The Atlanta, Georgia-based company said its compensation request was based on estimates of lost business made by independent exp...

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Incident closes both directions of Thruway for hours

Incident closes both directions of Thruway for hours

Interstate 90 is closed between the Route 98 exit for Batavia at exit 48 and the I-490 exit for LeRoy/Rochester at exit 47, troopers announced in an alert shortly before 2 p.m. The man wanted police o...

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Amelia Earhart's stolen auto found in Los Angeles

Amelia Earhart's stolen auto found in Los Angeles

Though her plane remains missing, Amelia Earhart's vintage auto that was reported stolen on Friday night has now been found. A CBS Los Angeles viewer rang police after seeing the story about the aut...

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Duggan endorses Whitmer for governor

Duggan endorses Whitmer for governor

Duggan's support also could be crucial for Whitmer to win support from metro Detroit's business community, which largely sided with the mayor in his 2013 campaign and re-election previous year. Gary...

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Compass Minerals International, Inc. (CMP) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.72

Compass Minerals International, Inc. (CMP) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.72

Cardinal Capital Management who had been investing in Compass Minerals Intl for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.12B market cap company. The Nebraska-based Lawson Kroeker Investment M...

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Dolly Parton celebrates donating 100 millionth book

Dolly Parton celebrates donating 100 millionth book

Launched in 1995, the scheme had donated one million books to U.S. children by 2003. She also opened the Dolly Parton Birthing Unit at the LeConte Medical Center in Pigeon Forge, Tenn., so families ...

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Korean delegates arrive in the South

Korean delegates arrive in the South

Angry relatives of sailors killed in the 2010 sinking of a South Korean warship protested Saturday against the impending visit to the Winter Olympics of a North Korean general blamed for the attack....

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Steelers player's mean Snapchat sicced school bullies on my son: suit

Steelers player's mean Snapchat sicced school bullies on my son: suit

Per the Post-Gazzette, the family asked Davis to tape an anti-cyber-bullying PSA, but the player declined, saying he had done nothing wrong. In that video was a 16-year-old employee, whose parents a...

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Major court ruling sides with LGBTQ people despite Trump administration's opposition

Major court ruling sides with LGBTQ people despite Trump administration's opposition

The Supreme Court could reverse or uphold it for the entire nation. As WCBS 880's Alex Silverman reported , the case involves Long Island skydiving instructor Donald Zarda , who said he was sacked...

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Maldives to hold presidential poll in September

Maldives to hold presidential poll in September

The location of the observatory is very close to Indian waters, the report said. The sparsely populated but ultra-strategic Islamic island chain of the Maldives has emerged as a flashpoint in the gr...

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India is on a de-regulation and de-licensing drive: PM Modi

India is on a de-regulation and de-licensing drive: PM Modi

And he said , "I just want to inform you that we have reduced it to 75, but we have further reduced it to 50". He said India and Korea have so much in common: from Buddha to Bollywood and Princess ...

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North Korean delegation returns home after Olympics outreach

North Korean delegation returns home after Olympics outreach

Ivanka Trump , the US president's daughter and adviser, will also attend the ceremony. The visit by Kim Yong Chol, who led an eight-member high-level delegation that crossed the Demilitarized Zone i...

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Digital 'Wizard of Oz' picked to lead Trump's 2020 re-election drive

Digital 'Wizard of Oz' picked to lead Trump's 2020 re-election drive

Lara Trump, the president's daughter-in-law and wife of his son Eric, was named as a senior adviser. "Brad is an awesome talent and was pivotal to our success in 2016 ", Eric Trump said . It has b...

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$10K reward offered in case of missing CDC employee

$10K reward offered in case of missing CDC employee

Cunningham disappeared on February 12 after leaving work early at the CDC office in Chamblee. Cunningham's father told The New York Times that he'd been anxious about his son recently because he ...

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Football icon Bhaichung Bhutia quits TMC

Football icon Bhaichung Bhutia quits TMC

Trinamool Congress secretary general & spokesperson Partha Chattopadhyay could not be reached for his comments despite repeated calls. Mr Bhutia contested the 2014 Lok Sabha election from Darjeeling...

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Golovkin, Alvarez vow fireworks in May rematch

Golovkin, Alvarez vow fireworks in May rematch

I feel great. I have all the motivation in the world for this fight . "Of course, I won the fight ". As does Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs). Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin do not inte...

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Melania Trump's office cut ties with adviser amid criticism over inaugural contract

Melania Trump's office cut ties with adviser amid criticism over inaugural contract

Mrs. Trump's spokeswoman, Stephanie Grisham , confirmed today that the first lady's office has "severed the gratuitous services contract" it had with Stephanie Winston Wolkoff . She also said the fi...

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Streak bullish about World Cup qualifiers

Streak bullish about World Cup qualifiers

Their win-loss ratio of 0.2 is the poorest of all the teams that have played the format over the past three years. We have got a well-balanced side, a quality side with experience. "I must commend C...

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Court declines to immediately halt district map

Court declines to immediately halt district map

Rep. Scott Perry. In Pennsylvania, despite a roughly equal number of votes being cast for Republican and Democratic candidates for House races in the state, Republicans control 13 of the 15 seats. A...

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Insiders on the Percoco trial, gun control debate in Albany

Insiders on the Percoco trial, gun control debate in Albany

Attorney Milton Williams, representing Gerardi, said the government is destroying lives while repeatedly forgiving Howe's misdeeds. But, he said, Gerardi was a victim to Howe, "bedazzled" by a "brazen...

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Thousands march in memory of killed Russian opposition leader

Thousands march in memory of killed Russian opposition leader

Aged 55, he had been working on a report examining Russia's role in the conflict in Ukraine. Some chanted "Putin is a thief". Investigators said the murder was a contract hit in revenge for anti...

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Adam Scott confirmed for Big Little Lies season 2

Adam Scott confirmed for Big Little Lies season 2

Hoping it will catch on'. Meryl Streep is also joining the cast as Marie Louise Wright, Celeste's mother-in-law who comes into town after her son Perry's ( Alexander Skarsgard ) well, untimely d...

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South Korea: Prosecution Demands 30 Years for ex President

South Korea: Prosecution Demands 30 Years for ex President

They are also seeking a 118.5 billion Won ($110.2 million) fine for Park . "As a result, the accused faced the unprecedented presidential impeachment, tainting the constitutional history". The pros...

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President Trump says imposing tariffs on steel would create more American jobs

President Trump says imposing tariffs on steel would create more American jobs

The U.S. Commerce Department on February 16 recommended that Trump impose stiff curbs on steel imports from China and other countries and offered the president several options, ranging from global and...

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Saudi Arabia's Timetable on OPEC Oil Cuts Seems to Creep Again

Saudi Arabia's Timetable on OPEC Oil Cuts Seems to Creep Again

Brent crude was down 40 cents, or 0.6 percent, at United States dollars 66.23 a barrel. This represents a significant hardening of OPEC's policy and has partially reversed the recent slide in be...

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House Speaker Paul Ryan: 'We shouldn't be banning guns for law-a

House Speaker Paul Ryan: 'We shouldn't be banning guns for law-a

Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Paul Ryan (Centre) answers questions primarily focused on plans for the House of Representatives to address gun reform legislation during a pres...

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Ravichandran Ashwin named captain of Kings XI Punjab for IPL

Ravichandran Ashwin named captain of Kings XI Punjab for IPL

Ashwin was a leading candidate for the position ever since he was bought by Kings XI for a whopping Rs 7.6 crore in the IPL player's auction at the ITC Gardenia in Bengaluru in February. Speaking on g...

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Supreme Court ruling means immigrants could continue to be detained indefinitely

Supreme Court ruling means immigrants could continue to be detained indefinitely

Foreign companies are poised to supplant US companies if they are viewed as unreliable guardians of data, said Smith, who also is chief legal officer at Microsoft, the Redmond, Washington , giant t...

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Sunny, high near 46 — TODAY'S FORECAST

Sunny, high near 46 — TODAY'S FORECAST

West wind 6 to 11 miles per hour. High pressure is expected to dominate the weather pattern with temperatures in the mid-40s today and low 50s on Tuesday , the weather service said. The National W...

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Sridevi : Pakistani entertainment industry mourns actress demise

Sridevi : Pakistani entertainment industry mourns actress demise

It shattered the young girl. During the shoot, she took care of Sajal like her baby . "Afterwards, Sajal called Sridevi from her home-town in Pakistan and broke down saying the whole experience was...

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