by | February 23, 2018 | 02:30

Trump has faced widespread calls for some kind of action following the deadly shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida last week. Trump spoke to Sen. "Don't make any more false promises, because when you do, children die". Trump's critics are skeptical about whether he will really push for anything.

by | February 23, 2018 | 02:24

The bill was sent back to the Senate on Wednesday with Rep. David Ober (R-Albion) and Rep. Dan Forestal (D-Indianapolis) listed as co-sponsors of the bill. Hoosiers would undergo a beefed-up background check every five years, which would likely qualify the state for a federal exemption that would be attractive to some.

by | February 23, 2018 | 02:14

He heard Graham again in Syracuse in 1989. "When you listen to Billy Graham there is no theatrics here, this guy means it. He also came at my invitation to one of our Team retreats during the Crusade to help us understand the racial situation in America more fully".

by | February 23, 2018 | 02:07

I am thinking about doing it. Acting ICE Director Thomas Homan responded Wednesday to criticism from California's Democratic senators, who expressed concern over his agency's increased enforcement of immigration laws in the Golden State.

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:54

The Pakistan Super League launches its third edition in Dubai on Thursday, adding a sixth team, more global stars and with hopes that the Twenty20 tournament can be staged entirely on home soil from 2019. Earlier, PSL kicked off with a glitzy opening ceremony. Last year, 24 matches happened, this year there will be 34. Later, Ali Zafar enthralled the audience with his flawless performance.

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:50

The threat remains under active investigation by the Summit County Sheriff's Office and federal law enforcement partners. The Facebook post saying there would be a shooting at "SHS" is a screen shot of other posts, according to a press release from the police department.

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:43

The UAE has improved its ranking in the annual Corruption Perceptions Index by Transparency International , moving up three places from the 24th position it held in 2016 to the 21st position in 2017. This was the country's lowest score in the index in five years. Here, it may be noted that in the past two years, there has been a rise in the number of attacks on journalists and crackdown on the media in India.

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:44

Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation confirmed on Tuesday a criminal investigation into Krushelnitzky's failed test has been launched. The Russian Olympic Committee website then announced on Tuesday that the athlete's B sample showed the presence of the banned substance.

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:42

France's U.N. Ambassador Francois Delattre said his government received Abbas' proposal with interest and will study his call for an global conference, but USA participation in the Israeli-Palestinian peace process "is indispensable". USA officials have said that the embassy could move as soon as next year. White House spokesman Josh Raffel said a peace plan would be presented "when it is done and the time is right".

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:34

The four governors, all of whom are Democrats, argued that banning bump stocks that can turn a gun into an automatic weapon and raising the age for purchasing a weapon isn't enough to quell concerns over safety amid inaction by the federal government.

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:32

Trump's tweet came just minutes before LaPierre took the stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference , where he criticized Democrats including Senator Chris Murphy of CT for "politicizing" the shooting in Parkland . "Now I'm not saying that you love the tragedy - but I am saying that you love the ratings", Loesch said, accusing the media of loving to cover "crying white mothers" but not the black mothers who lose children from gun violence in cities like Chicago.

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:32

McGhee proposed moving the bill out of committee, as it was not scheduled for a hearing in the current legislative session. Assault rifles were the weapons of choice for the killers in the mass shootings in Las Vegas past year, at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, at a nightclub in Orlando, Florida in 2016, and, of course, in last week's attack on a Parkland, Florida high school.

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:30

The matter was being taken "extremely seriously" and Atwal should never have received an invitation, he told the media on the sidelines of a business event. Since touching down in India last week, he come under sustained fire in both the Indian and Canadian press over everything from the "Bollywood-style outfits" that he and his family have been sporting at every public event to his government's alleged sympathies with Sikh separatists.

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:29

Ortiz said 45 people were registered as passengers on the bus, but the ministry said this did not match the number of people killed or injured. The bus fell down the jagged slope from the Pan-American Highway in Arequipa state. Road accidents are common in Peru, where roads are considered unsafe and bus drivers lack training. The cause of the accident remains unknown, however Jacqueline Choque, head of the Office of National Defence and Civil Defence of the Regional Government of ...

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:28

Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen insisted the new halo on Ferrari's 2018 vehicle would not hinder performance as the Italian stable chases a first Formula One title in a decade. The SF71H has a tighter auto body and has been built to perform in high-speed circuits", said Ferrari's technical director, Mattia Binotto. "I think overall the entire team did a fantastic job in terms of packaging to be very tight".

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:26

He aimed to run for president in next month's election, but was denied a place on the ballot because of a fraud conviction that many view as politically motivated. As it turned out, the ICR began its background check after a statement by the policeman, which says that Navalny had hit him in the knee. Tweeting before his detention, Navalny said Volkov had been planning to fly to the Russian regional republic of Bashkortostan to organise election-monitoring activities.

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:25

Briefing notes captured by photographers at U.S. president Donald Trump's White House listening session with survivors of gun violence show that he needed to be reminded to say " I hear you ". "Let's never let this happen again please, please", Zeif said. Nicole Hockley, whose six-year-old son Dylan died at Sandy Hook elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, in 2012, spoke out against the idea of arming teachers.

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:24

Rubio was responding to Democratic Rep. Ted Deutch's argument to "bring up the assault weapons ban and close all those loopholes". He also told the crowd that it's not too soon to talk about gun law reform. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida over his NRA ties. "We welcome Colton to join us on CNN today to discuss his views on school safety". Rubio was confronted at one point during the meeting by Frank Guttenberg, whose 14-year-old daughter Jaime Guttenberg was killed.

by | February 23, 2018 | 01:22

New charging documents against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and aide Rick Gates were filed in federal court in Washington, but were put under seal by the court, Politico reported . Mr Gates did so with roughly $3m, according to the charges. Paul Manafort arrives for a hearing at U.S. District Court in Washington on November 2, 2017.

by | February 22, 2018 | 02:55

In November 2017, Duterte said human rights critics should not single him out, adding that there are also violations of human rights in the U.S. Democracy and human rights in many South-east Asian nations will remain fragile in 2018 because of autocratic tendencies, rampant corruption and cronyism, the US Intelligence Community said in its Worldwide Threat Assessment report dated Feb 13.

by | February 22, 2018 | 02:51

And immigration experts told the Post that Slovenia natives Viktor and Amalija Knavs very likely relied on so-called chain migration, a family reunification process that allows US citizens-Melania Trump in this case-to sponsor their immediate family for legal residency.

by | February 22, 2018 | 02:52

And on Tuesday temperatures will struggle to get above a numbing -6C during the daytime. Prof Adam Scaife, from the Met Office Hadley Centre, said: "This warming results from a breakdown of the usual high-altitude westerly winds and it often leads to a switch in our weather: with cold easterly conditions more likely to dominate subsequent United Kingdom weather".

by | February 22, 2018 | 02:41

We need more than just regulations - we need to make this the law. "We must do more to protect our children, we have to do more to protect our children", Trump added , before announcing that in scheduled meetings with lawmakers, students and community leaders he would be discussing how best to protect communities in the US.

by | February 22, 2018 | 02:41

This was largely in keeping with the electoral mood in BJP's bastion of Gujarat ever since the assembly elections . The Gujarat Municipal elections were held to vote for 75 municipalities in the state. In the 2017 Assembly polls, Congress candidate Amit Chavda had won the Anklav constituency. Bharatiya Tribal Party (BTP) wins 2 out of 28 seats. "The Congress held eight municipalities earlier".

by | February 22, 2018 | 02:34

However, the North Korean officials pulled out at the last minute. South Korea is yet to respond officially to the invitation, and Moon has suggested that certain conditions must be met before any summit can take place. As North Koreans return home this week from the Pyeongchang Winter Games, possibly without any medals, Olympians hope to avoid the gulags - a fate the losers of the 1966 World Cup are believed to have experienced.

by | February 22, 2018 | 02:23

Sheriff's spokeswoman Nicole Nishida told the Associated Press deputies discovered "multiple guns and ammunition" after searching the student's home. McDonnell said the teen faces a charge of making criminal threats and the brother is accused of possession of an assault weapon and other violations.

by | February 22, 2018 | 01:55

For the first time since 2011, the Huntington floodwall has closed its downtown gates as the Ohio River is expected to crest at 52.9 feet Monday afternoon. The Brookside area of Belmont County also is experiencing flooding. It will stay at that level until it begins to fall at 1 p.m. Wednesday. It is expected to crest at 45.5 feet on February 26.

by | February 22, 2018 | 01:20

March For Our Lives has a central march in Washington , D.C. A gun control advocacy group, Moms Demand Action, said it had been so overwhelmed with requests from students that it was setting up a parallel, student focused advocacy group.

by | February 22, 2018 | 01:10

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs ( CCEA ) has approved a new methodology for auction of coal mines thereby further opening up the coal sector, allowing for pricing and marketing freedom for production from mines offered under this mechanism.

by | February 22, 2018 | 01:06

Since our reconciliation system was very tight we could catch the attack in three attempts. City Union , a small private lender based in south India, said the three money transfer instructions were sent via correspondent banks to accounts in Dubai, Turkey and China.

by | February 22, 2018 | 01:04

Bjoergen said she hasn't given herself time to think about the record. It was Bjoergen's third medal at this year's Olympics, but her first gold . "This team brings the absolute best out in me", Diggins said. The rest of the team could not make up the deficit and the Americans finished a distant fifth. In ice hockey , world champions Sweden - many people's favourites for gold - were beaten 3-2 by Germany in the men's quarter-finals, with Canada, Olympic Athletes from Russia (OAR) and ...

by | February 22, 2018 | 01:02

Our linguistic in increasingly being threatened, says the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). In order to celebrate different languages and promote linguistic and cultural diversity, February 21 has been celebrated as World Mother Language Day, since 2000.

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:58

Dozens of users report having had their accounts suspended until they provided a telephone number which they then had to verify, to prove they were real. "The Words of Day Are "Twitter Purge" On Tuesday Night, Most of Us Lost Thousand of Followers". On Wednesday, #twitterlockout and #twitterpurge were the top and trending hashtags used by the accounts linked to Russian influence operations tracked by the Alliance's Hamilton 68 project .

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:55

Vonn's disappointing performance was met with glee by some in the United States who did not take kindly to her comments saying that she would not visit Trump's White House if she won a medal. By the third interval, Goggia was fifth fastest in the field. Regardless of the result, just seeing the two of them together makes the race a special event.

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:53

Lectures and classes at 61 institutions across the United Kingdom are due to be affected. Universities are planning to minimise disruption to students, who pay £9,250 in annual tuition fees at the University of Essex. It means that institutions could potentially face industrial action during this important point of the academic year. The University and College Union have revealed the dates they will be on strike.