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Trump slams Federal Bureau of Investigation over school shooting, blames preoccupation with Russian Federation probe

Trump slams Federal Bureau of Investigation over school shooting, blames preoccupation with Russian Federation probe The National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) now relies on state and federal officials to report any criminal convictions and mental health issues that should legally stop someone buying a gun. While there have been no reports that the shooter in the Parkland, Fla ., school shooting last week that killed 17 people used such a device, a shooter last October in Las Vegas who massa... [Full Article...]

NRA CEO LaPierre: 'Ridiculous' to Say Armed Security Makes People Less Safe

LaPierre and NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch are addressing conservatives at CPAC . LaPierre used his address to the conservative conference CPAC to hit out at anti-gun campaigners, who, led by young survivors of the shooting, have attempted to make political headway in the last week. [Full Article...]

Shiffrin gets silver in women's Alpine combined

Shiffrin gets silver in women's Alpine combined When she finally raced, she won gold in the giant slalom , but the schedule had been compressed, and she had to refocus and try to race again the next day, in the slalom . However training on the downhill course was not wasted effort. Vonn was first and Shiffrin entered the afternoon slalom , her forte, in sixth place. [Full Article...]

'I hear you': Trump's notes for shooting survivors meeting revealed

'I hear you': Trump's notes for shooting survivors meeting revealed Fred Abt, father of Parkland shooting survivor Carson Abt, said he had discussed with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos that rather than waiting for first responders to arrive, it would be more efficient to have firearms locked on school campuses. [Full Article...]

Burma to take back 6000 stranded Rohingya

Burma to take back 6000 stranded Rohingya Bangladesh Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan gave the list of 8032 refugees who have been cleared by the Bangladeshi side to his Myanmar counterpart Lt Gen Kyaw Swe, who visited Dhaka last week. Chris Lewa, director of the Arakan Project that monitors Rohingya rights in Rakhine, said it had received reports of new rape cases, arson attacks and arbitrary arrests in Buthidaung. [Full Article...]

Gitanjali Hit by Resignations, Tax Raids Following Fraud Allegations

Gitanjali Hit by Resignations, Tax Raids Following Fraud Allegations Multiple teams of the agency raided four locations of such firms in the Opera House, Peddar road, Goregaon (East) and Powai areas of the Maharashtra capital, they said. "We are looking at securing the proceeds of crime". Mr. Krishnan has also resigned from the audit committee. The sources said the ED was looking at collecting all financial documents - personal and official - of Modi, Choksi and ... [Full Article...]

Stepmother arrested amid ongoing search for 5-year-old Kansas boy

Stepmother arrested amid ongoing search for 5-year-old Kansas boy Lucas' last known location was his house in southeast Wichita. Police have been searching for Lucas Hernandez since he disappeared last Saturday. "I think it's good to see people in this community treating Lucas like he's their child", Hernandez said. [Full Article...]

Centrica to cut 4000 more jobs as headwinds strengthen

Centrica to cut 4000 more jobs as headwinds strengthen Energy supplier Centrica , which issued a profit warning in November, has today raised its cost savings target by £500m and said it would cut about 4,000 jobs by 2020. "We are not blaming anybody", said Conn. But we're a business. "That means others are going to hurt first and more than us as long as we maintain that competitive position". [Full Article...]

Trump Motorcade Driver Fired After Secret Service Find Gun in His Bag

Trump Motorcade Driver Fired After Secret Service Find Gun in His Bag The U.S. Secret Service confirmed later Monday morning that "an individual serving as a staff contracted driver was briefly detained" because he was "in lawful possession of a prohibited item (firearm) outside the secure area". The van was one of three that carried the White House press corps, which trails the president and his entourage when they travel. Shortly after, a second press pool dri... [Full Article...]

South Korea men end Japan's hopes of reaching curling playoff stage

Chloe Kim of the US won gold at the Women's snowboard halfpipe this year at the age of 17, after she landed her signature 1080s on her final race. "Just live in the present, that's what curling has taught me", Wang said after Wednesday's loss to Sweden. [Full Article...]

Strikes to begin at Scottish universities in pensions dispute

Strikes to begin at Scottish universities in pensions dispute What we want is to bring the employers back to the table to negotiate but at the moment they're not having that. Speakers today include university staff and the president of Leeds TUC Jane Aitchison. "We are ready to meet at any time for serious negotiations about how we resolve this mess - either directly with UUK or through Acas". A UUK spokesman said: "UUK remains at the negotiating table, ... [Full Article...]

Police intercept 'substance' sent to Harry and Meghan

Police intercept 'substance' sent to Harry and Meghan Meghan, 36 , and Harry, 33, are believed to have been informed of the incident and the letter was intercepted before it reached them, Evening Standard reports. Authorities tested the substance and determined it was "non-suspicious". Trump Jr.'s wife Vanessa Trump was hospitalized as a precaution after opening the letter, which turned out to contain corn starch. [Full Article...]

Manohar Parrikar Presents Goa Budget Hours After Leaving Mumbai Hospital

Manohar Parrikar Presents Goa Budget Hours After Leaving Mumbai Hospital Doctors are constantly monitoring his health and he is positively responding to the treatment. "News that he is being flown to the United States of America for treatment is false and baseless", Narendra Sawaikar had said. Messages circulating on social media on the above mentioned two dates, expressed fears about the worst for the Chief Minister's health. "He was rushed to Lilavati hospital in Mu... [Full Article...]

Trump proposes ban on rapid-fire gun devices

Trump proposes ban on rapid-fire gun devices Let it be known that students across the United States have walked out of schools to protest against gun violence and demand that stricter laws are brought in. "This would only be obviously for people who are very adept at handling a gun", Trump added. Gunman Nikolas Cruz , 19, killed 14 students and three school workers at the school in Parkland, Florida with an AR-15 assault rifle. [Full Article...]

South Korean women looking to make more curling history in semifinals

South Korean women looking to make more curling history in semifinals There was also victory for the United States' Kikkan Randall and Jessica Diggins who won the cross-country skiing women's team sprint free title. "Obviously, for me it's been a fairytale for the last two Olympics , but it's in the past now", Poulin, Team Canada's captain, said after practice on Wednesday. [Full Article...]

Extra police patrols at Sheyenne High School

Extra police patrols at Sheyenne High School The Solon Police Department was immediately notified. There will be an audio message delivered to parents this evening. The message was posted on Snapchat and shared by students, it reads "Be ready central high school". "In light of everything going on nationally, we just wanted everyone to feel safe". "Our message when it comes to this sort of behavior at school is that it's no joke", McKee... [Full Article...]

CBI detains Rotomac promoter Vikram Kothari, raid's his properties

CBI detains Rotomac promoter Vikram Kothari, raid's his properties CBI has alleged that Vikram has defaulted on a Rs 800 crore, from banks that include Allahabad Bank, Bank of India and Union Bank of India. The agency started searching Kothari's residence and offices in Kanpur from early in the morning, CBI sources said. [Full Article...]

Analyst EPS Estimates Scan: Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (WRE)

Analyst EPS Estimates Scan: Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (WRE) The stock increased 0.34% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $73.31. About 185,544 shares traded. Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has risen 57.08% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. The shares were sold at an average price of $36.12, for a total value of $843,149.16. Other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. [Full Article...]

US vs. Canada, 2018 Olympic hockey

US vs. Canada, 2018 Olympic hockey Canada went unbeaten in the group stage with a 3-0-0-0 record that included a 2-1 win over the U.S. The Americans went 2-0-0-1 with their only defeat coming in that game against the Canadians. Since then, Canada has won every time . But the Americans suffered a heartbreaker in Sochi in 2014, when Canada won the gold medal match in overtime. [Full Article...]

Israeli intel foiled IS plot to bring down Aussie plane, says Netanyahu

Israeli intel foiled IS plot to bring down Aussie plane, says Netanyahu A year ago two brothers were arrested in Sydney - Khaled Khayat and Mahmoud Khayat - and charged with plotting to bring down an Etihad Airways passenger jet destined to fly to Abu Dhabi from Sydney. In addition, the IDF explained that an Iranian cyberattack on Israeli networks was prevented by the elite intelligence unit. Authorities have said the alleged plot was linked to the Islamic State gro... [Full Article...]


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