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Trump promises to strengthen background checks on gun buyers

At the White House on Wednesday, seated with President Donald Trump , six students from Majory Stoneman Douglas High School spoke of their pain in the afte...


Norway's Bjoergen becomes most decorated Winter Olympian ever

Asked to look back over her career, the 37-year-old Bjoergen revealed which Olympic triumph was her favorite. She has been competing in global competitions sinc...


Philadelphia bucks national trend of hate-group expansion

The Law Center report also said black nationalists "should not be confused with activist groups such as Black Lives Matter and others that work for civil ri...


Social media threat spread across nation prompts local scare

Threats made through a series of Facebook posts have garnered concerns in two different school districts in Middle Tennessee. "This social media post has been...


UAE- KT partners with Peshawar Zalmi

All the group stage matches, including the qualifier, will be held in the UAE while two eliminators and the final will be played in Lahore and Karachi respect...


DUPREE: Trump searches for answers amid wrenching stories from Florida school shooting

Scores of them have descended upon their state capital in Tallahassee to demand changes in the law, while hundreds of others around the state staged walkouts ...


Russia Opposed to US Bid to Condemn Iran in Yemen Resolution

The UN Security Council is negotiating over a draft resolution offered by Britain in consultation with the United States and France that would allegedly condemn...


CI Reacts to possible bump stock ban

Questions ranged from "What would you most want me to know about your experience?" to "What can we do to help you feel safe?" President Donald Trump pledg...


Donald Trump suggests arming teachers to prevent school massacres

Donald Trump has signed an order to ban bump stocks , which were used in the Las Vegas massacre past year. Trump , speaking at the start of a Medal of Val...


Follow the money on Trump and Russian Federation

Mueller was appointed after Sessions recused himself from all Russia-related probes due to his work on the Trump campaign. That conclusion was followed by...


Manohar Parrikar returns to Goa; presents budget in assembly

Parrikar is expected to read parts of the Budget in the Assembly at 2.30 pm, some reports said. "All the prayers have been heard". Soon after he was dischar...


Florida students stage walk out, march toward site of deadly mass shooting

On Sunday afternoon, the White House announced that Trump will hold what it called a listening session on gun violence with high school students this coming W...


Christian Evangelist Bill Graham dies at 99

Billy Graham crusade" in the mid-1950s in Richmond, Va., Hinson said while reflecting on news of the evangelist's death Wednesday at age 99. Graham appeared ...


University of Kent staff take strike action over pensions dispute

The dispute centres around proposals by Universities UK (UUK) to change the pension scheme which could see lecturers being almost £10,000 a year worse off in re...


Trump visits Florida hospital to pay respects after shooting

Friday's admission came as the agency was already facing criticism for its treatment of a tip about a YouTube comment posted previous year by a " Nikolas Cruz "...


Students in Pittsburgh walk out to show solidarity with Florida students

Hundreds of high school and middle school students from the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia staged walkouts and gathered in front of the White House...


Tax wing attaches bank accounts of Rotomac Group

In a rare development, the finance ministry has sought details from the Reserve Bank of India regarding possible systemic failures linked to the Nirav Modi-Mehu...


Hear from local students on Wednesday's walkouts

Carter said students are already planning to join in on the National School Walkout on March 14, a separate action to the March for Our Lives event. "We're ...


NRA Will Attend CNN Town Hall With Survivors Of Florida School Shooting

Ted Deutch, D-Fla., started by answering parents and students at the event in Sunrise. CNN's town hall meeting between Stoneman Douglas student survivors an...


Justin Trudeau ignores question on dinner invitation to Khalistani terrorist Jaspal Atwal

He was also photographed with Canadian Minister of Infrastructure and Communities Amarjeet Sohi. Atwal had then been a part of the "International Sikh Youth Fed...


JUST IN: President Donald Trump Bans Gun Modifications

Pollack said the country has failed its children. Seventeen people were killed when Nikolas Cruz used an AR 15 assault rifle to carry out the shooting ...


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

Four men were arrested in late July over the conspiracy, which the Australian Federal Police allege involved smuggling a bomb hidden inside a meat grinder onto ...


Donald Trump wants to arm teachers with guns

He wondered how many more children had to be shot. We don't know how the people in the room were chosen or whether the White House had any say in who ...


Trump Directs Justice Department to Propose Regulations to Ban Bump Stocks

Since then, DOJ and ATF officials have said publicly and privately that banning bump stocks could not be achieved unilaterally. Students from the school hav...


Sarah Huckabee Sanders Claims 'We Have Not Declared War On The Press'

Venting his fury over the Russian Federation investigation, President Donald Trump on Sunday asserted that the Obama administration bears some blame for the...


Students, Parents in Parkland voice concerns at town hall

Rubio, my daughter, running down the hallway at Marjory Douglas, was shot with an assault weapon, the weapon of choice", Guttenberg said after Rubio voiced his ...


British Air Pollution Plans are Inadequate: High Court

A further 23 local authorities, where breaches of NO2 legal limits are expected beyond 2021, are required to set out local action plans for tackling air quality...


Trump, attacks Obama, Sessions over Russian Federation probe

The Justice Department declined to comment on Trump's tweet. Trump has also armed the Ukrainians and closed three Russian diplomatic properties in the United St...


Spring-like weather for metro Detroit could bring record warmth and flooding

Earlier in the day, meteorologist Tim Gross of the National Weather Service, Davenport, said there was not a lot of confidence that river would have reached t...


India's PNB fraud: Here's what we know so far

Five bank executives and another employee of Modi's company Firestar group were arrested over the past three days for allegedly conspiring to cheat the state-ow...


Trump considers raising purchase age for certain firearms, amid gun control talks

John Cornyn on Friday that he backs efforts by Texas' senior senator to revamp the nation's background check system for purchasing firearms, the White House ...


Man killed after throwing grenade at United States embassy in Montenegro

It added, "Immediately before, that person threw an explosive device from the intersection near the Sport Center into the USA embassy compound". Reuters is ...


5 year jail term for Bahrain activist Nabeel Rajab

During his time in prison, which began in July, he has had to be taken to hospital several times for issues such as ulcers and heart problems, according to Dai...


Virginia among leaders in AP exam success

Only New Hampshire (69.9), New Jersey (69.6) CT (68.8), and South Dakota (68.3) had higher percentages of students passing AP exams, College Board data showed...


North Korea cancelled meeting with Pence at Olympics

The two sides were scheduled to meet the Saturday after the opening ceremony , but North Korea changed its mind at the last minute, presumably because North ...