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President Trump tweets support for NRA, weighs gun limits

He also said schools should have high-level security-like banks. President Donald Trump's response to the school shooting in Parkland, Florida , has been...


German court delays ruling on diesel ban to next week

The court is hearing an appeal by two German states against lower court rulings that suggested driving bans for particularly dirty diesel cars would be effectiv...


North Korea sending top-level delegation to Olympics closing ceremony

Ivanka Trump, assistant to the president and advisor, will lead the delegation , it said . South Korea's Ministry of Reunification announced Thursday ...


NRA spokesperson faces questions from FL shooting students, families

At the Conservative Political Action Conference on February 22, he said that liberal Democrats and the media were joined in a conspiracy to "eradicate all ind...


McMaster could leave White House

At a Pentagon briefing Thursday, Dana White, the chief Pentagon spokesperson, reportedly deflected questions back to the White House on McMaster's status while ...


Can Schools Discipline Students for Protesting?

Identified as Nikolas Cruz, the gunman opened fire on students with an AR-15 rifle. Needville, Texas is a very small town located in Fort Bend County, som...


Medals awarded in women's Alpine combined

Meanwhile, Shiffrin salvaged her Olympics with her second medal after winning gold in the giant slalom . With Lindsey Vonn out recovering from a torn ACL, ...


North Shore D112 won't participate in school shootings walkout, will excuse absences

So are kids from Hialeah Gardens, Doral Academy, Cutler Bay Senior High, Miami Palmetto Senior High, and Miami Beach and Ronald Reagan high schools. "And to mak...


Police officer dies after clashes with Spartak Moscow fans in Bilbao

Fireworks were seen flying at fans while riot police struggled to keep control of the fighting hooligans that were seen fighting across the city. Fans of the ...


Winter Olympics: USA, Canada to Clash for Gold Medal in Hockey

In total, Knight has just two points in this tournament, alongside big names like Amanda Kessel (1 point) and Meghan Duggan (2 points). It's the game you've bee...


Donald Trump Jr 'likes' post attacking Florida school shooting survivor

The evidence is thin, to put it mildly. "I'm not a crisis actor ", Hogg said . At the centre of this particular instance is David Hogg , a student at Marjo...


USA's David Wise Repeats as Gold Medalist in Men's Ski Halfpipe

Knowing he wouldn't make the podium, the 2014 silver medallist put on his fan hat and simply enjoyed the scene. A score of 97.20 gave Wise the lead over teamm...


Cinemark Begins New Bag and Package Policy

Movie goer Terri Mercer said she's on board with the change. Cinemark owns the Century 16 Theater in Aurora, which infamously was the venue a gunman entered in ...


Brief dry break before more winter precipitation

There's a chance for snow Saturday morning, changing to rain in the afternoon and continuing into the night, before the rain flips back to snow early Sunday ...


CJI to take final call on Bench vs Bench

A Bench of Justices Arun Mishra and Amitava Roy , while hearing certain Land Acquisitions matters today, ordered that in the light of the order passed yeste...


Hundreds of Filipino workers leave Kuwait amid diplomatic row

Duterte's government banned workers from going to Kuwait after the Filipina's body was found February 6 in a Kuwait City apartment that had reportedly been aban...


Urban infrastructure is an 'engine of growth', says Jaitley

He said the prime minister had gifted a defence industrial corridor to Uttar Pradesh. "The investors nowadays have a choice to invest between State and even...


West Virginia House OKs surplus funding to offset insurance

The bill also includes an additional 1 percent pay increase for teachers in each of the following two fiscal years. "I feel your energy", he said to the tea...


Trump attacks Obama, his own attorney general over Russia probe

Quite the opposite, the indictment shows evidence of a lack of collusion. Taking to Twitter, Trump said that the meddling occurred while Obama was in office...


Australian Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce expected to resign

Two-thirds of voters want Joyce to resign over the affair, according to the Australian newspaper's Newspoll. Joyce had asked for the allegation to be referred...


Students protest gun violence in wake of Florida shooting

One hundred students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida - the site of one of the deadliest school shootings in US history - are ...


Haiti suspends Oxfam operations for two months amid sexual misconduct allegations

The aid group disclosed that seven workers were fired or resigned in 2011 after a whistleblower accused staff members of misconduct while working in the country...


Dutch parliament recognises 1915 Armenian massacre as genocide

Some three dozen countries, hundreds of local government bodies and global organizations have so far recognized the killings of 1.5 million Armenians in the Ott...


India's statements ignore facts, ground realities: Maldives govt

MALDIVES ON Thursday brushed aside India's expression of concern over the 30-day extension of emergency and said New Delhi's public statement was a "clear dis...


Florida senator stands behind students calling for assault rifle ban

More than 100 grieving students who survived a deadly school shooting rallied Wednesday in the Florida state capital to urge lawmakers to take action to pr...


Worst impacts of Brexit could be delayed for two years

May met the group of Cabinet heavy-hitters for eight hours at Chequers yesterday, with the Prime Minister leading discussion on the overall partnership that the...


VP office: NK proposed meeting with Pence

The main opposition Liberty Korea Party (LKP) has protested a planned visit to the South by a senior North Korean official accused of orchestrating the North'...


Brendan Rodgers: 'Celtic lacked courage and belief at Zenit St Petersburg'

So another disappointing in night for Celtic in Europe, but what went wrong? "I think there's still an bad lot of work for us to do, but there have been a l...


Denies 'Scripted Question,' Invites Pro-Gun Student to Appear — CNN Scrambles

The network's communications office posted a message to Twitter Thursday morning refuting the claim of Marjory Stoneman Douglas junior Colton Haab - and off...


Winter Olympics: Russia curler stripped of medal for doping

The anti-doping division said no hearing date has been set for Krushelnitsky. Those who qualified to make the trip have been competing under the Olympic fla...


Missouri Gov on indictment charges: Prosecutor is "reckless liberal"

The St. Louis City Attorney's Office confirmed Greitens was taken into custody by police in St. Louis. But given Missouri's clear Republican lean - and the se...


Michelle Wolf Will Helm This Years White House Correspondents Dinner

Wolf, a Daily Show writer and correspondent like Minhaj, will be the fifth woman ever to host the dinner for the association of journalists, according to D...


Has Marco Rubio, Political Invertebrate, Finally Grown a Spine?

Rep. Ted Deutch said Thursday that he's skeptical Sen. Florida Gov. Rick Scott and President Donald Trump declined CNN's invitation to participate. I...


Man blows himself up outside U.S. embassy in Montenegro

Initial reports indicate there was no impact on US personnel, according to the State Department . On its Facebook page, the embassy said visa services were c...


CBI begins questioning Vikram Kothari

The amount along with interest and liabilities for the company has swelled to Rs3,695 crore, the CBI alleged. The CBI has arrested Rotomac Global Private Limi...