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Trump Skips Golf for a Day to Honor Shooting Victims

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Democrats want the Legislature to take up gun control bills that have languished again this year, but Republican legislative leaders are talking about boosting mental health programs in Florida's public schools as well considering measures that would bolster safety on school campuses. Read More »

Trump criticised for proposing guns for teachers

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Teachers with concealed guns could stop shootings "very quickly ", he said . Trump also tweeted that if "a school has a large number of very weapons talented teachers", a shooter wouldn't attempt an attack. "I do not understand why I can still go in a store and buy a weapon of war , an AR", said student Sam Zeif, 18, sobbing after he described texting his family during the attack. Read More »

Israeli PM 'outraged' by Morawiecki words

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The Ruderman Family Foundation, an American Jewish philanthropic organization, launched a campaign urging the United States to suspend its ties with Poland over that country's law on rhetoric about the Holocaust. The perpetrators are not the victims. The private Ruderman Family Foundation also launched a campaign calling for the United States to sever its ties with Poland, an ally in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation where the US has recently deployed troops. Read More »

Ivanka Trump will attend Olympics finale

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GANGNEUNG, South Korea-The crowd at Sunday's Closing Ceremony of the Olympics will include both a high-level North Korean delegation and US presidential adviser Ivanka Trump, setting up another potential encounter between the two adversaries. Read More »

Trump signals support for raising age for gun purchases

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In an apparent reference to Democrats seeking tougher gun control, LaPierre said "opportunists wasted not one second to exploit tragedy for political gain". President Trump voiced support of the NRA Thursday. "They understand that we don't want terrorists or people with mental health challenges getting guns". Read More »

'Hero' Stops Woman From Kidnapping 12-Year-Old Girl in California

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Amy Martinez was on her way to school Wednesday morning when a unusual woman approached her and forced her to begin walking away with her, according to KTLA-TV. "It's a place where there's a lot of cars and not one stopped until this lady came, in our eyes, she's our angel", said Cinthia Esparza, Martinez's aunt. Read More »

Trump May Fire National Security Advisor HR McMaster

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The White House is considering easing McMaster out and sending him back to military service, possibly with a promotion to four-star rank, CNN reported Thursday, citing several anonymous White House and Pentagon sources. Per CNN, officials at the Pentagon are "quietly" conducting a search for "a four-star military job suited for McMaster", who is now ranks as a three-star general. Read More »

Texas State Senator Guilty In Federal Fraud Trial

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District Court in San Antonio Thursday morning to learn the fate of the two men. The almost dozen charges against Uresti include securities fraud, wire fraud and money laundering. The case involved FourWinds Logistics, an oil services company, which prosecutors say was actually a Ponzi scheme. A federal grand jury a year ago indicted Uresti on 11 felony charges in connection with his roles at the now-bankrupt oilfield services company FourWinds Logistics. Read More »

Skiing at the Winter Olympics: What is the Alpine combined?

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Next up will be Shiffrin's specialty - the slalom . With a gold medal within her grasp in what's likely her last Olympic event, Lindsey Vonn skied off the course Thursday in the slalom portion of the women's Alpine combined. "I took one warmup run going to the slalom inspection in Lenzerheide", Vonn said, alluding to her fourth-place finish at the World Cup stop in Switzerland in the combined last month. Read More »

IShares MSCI Ireland Capped (EIRL) Rises 1.0729% for Feb 22

The basic use of the Parabolic SAR is to buy when the dots move below the price bars (signaling an uptrend) and sell/short-sell when the dots move above the price bars (signaling a downtrend). Italy Index MSCI Ishares (EWI) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -46.63. Typically, the CCI oscillates above and below a zero line. Read More »

IL shows progress, falls to No. 9 Purdue

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The Illini (13-17, 3-14) stayed within striking distance the rest of the game, but Purdue's size and Edwards' scoring eventually took over. Purdue's 58.3 percent shooting was its highest since shooting 62.0 percent against MI on January 25. Read More »

Police officer dies after clashes with Spartak Moscow fans in Bilbao

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Meanwhile, German police reported having arrested a Russian hooligan who was wanted for an attempted homicide after assaulting an English fan ahead of Russia's opener against England in Marseille during Euro 2016. 'We ask that you are extremely courteous and polite in Bilbao and other Spanish cities en route, ' it read. Reports also suggest that at least four other people have suffered injuries in the fighting, and that multiple arrests have been made. Read More »

5 arrested following threat against southern IN school

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The Educator's School Safety Network reported 369 "total incidents and threats" since February 15, and they reported an average of 50 threats per day in the week since . And on Wednesday morning, Long Beach Unified School District Supt. Officers seized 24 guns from their home as well as ammunition. Police arrested two boys in suburban Indianapolis following threats on social media that were directed at Carmel High School. Read More »

Donald Trump Jr. liked tweets ATTACKING Florida school shooting survivor

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Since the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, some conspiracy theorists believe that actors have been paid to appear at mass shootings and talk to media in order to advance gun control messages. Hogg's mother, Rebecca Boldrick , told The Washington Post her family has received death threats online since the conspiracy theories surfaced. We've seen similar moves by them many times over. Read More »

Should teachers be armed?

Trump says that giving concealed weapons to highly trained teachers would allow them to, in his words, "immediately fire back if a savage sicko came to a school with bad intentions". "If you do this, and a lot of people are talking about it, and it's certainly a point that we'll discuss, but concealed-carry for teachers and for people of talent, of that type of talent". Read More »

New bag policy goes into effect at Cinemark movie theaters

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Cinemark owns the Century 16 Theater in Aurora, which infamously was the venue a gunman entered in 2012, killing 12, and injuring dozens of others. "I don't really mind, whatever keeps us safe is totally fine with me". "No. It's not like they're patting people down". Customers are still allowed to have diaper bags and medical bags, management said. "It has been way too long, it is definitely time to start making some changes", Hindman said. Read More »

Icy weather sets in overnight - early Thursday

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An Arctic front that brought storms, gusty wind and hail to parts of central Oklahoma is now bringing freezing rain and sleet - and that is causing road conditions to deteriorate across the Oklahoma City metro area. Fri: High: 47 Mostly cloudy. Saturday , there is a 40 percent chance of rain with a high of 51, the weather service said. Saturday: Snow likely before noon, then a chance of rain and snow between noon and 1 p.m., then a chance of rain after 1 p.m. Read More »

Two Benches refer land acquisition cases to CJI

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And 2 of them, Justice Lokur and Joseph were amongst those who last month objected the CJI's choice to designate PILs to do with the supposed suspicious death of judge B H Loya to a bench headed by "junior judge" Arun Mishra . It further requested all Benches of the SC to defer hearing on appeals in land acquisition cases on the basis of February 8 order. "I don't want to be silent on this issue". Read More »

Caught On Camera: Cop Catches Boy Falling From Window

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On Monday, Egypt's Interior Ministry shared security footage showing the moment that three police officers worked together to rescue a five-year-old who fell from the balcony of a third floor apartment. The mother added that no one at the party noticed. They look up and apparently see the child dangling from the balcony before rushing to catch him as he falls. Read More »

Local teachers union push back against arming educators

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Some volunteer teachers and staff have been armed for almost two years in Coshocton County. "We are in the same position as them, like it could happen at any time and you just don't know when you go to school if it could happen or not", she said . Read More »

Colts' Andrew Luck (shoulder) insists he will not require another surgery

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The Colts have been without Luck since he initially underwent surgery in January 2017 but it seems he is taking the necessary steps to get back onto the field. I'm extremely optimistic. It's been fun to see myself improve. On Tuesday, coach Frank Reich expressed doubt that Luck will be ready for OTAs . " You know what, I'm hopeful that maybe that could happen ", Reich said. Read More »

Dutch Parliament Recognizes 1915 Armenian Massacre As Genocide

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For some years, the Dutch government has taken a nuanced position, speaking of the "question of the Armenian genocide ", with Kaag reiterating today that that would remain the case. "The unfounded decisions taken by the parliament of a country which closed its eyes to the Srebrenica massacre. have no place in history", the foreign ministry said. Read More »

Clarification: United Nations-Palestinians-Israel story

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However, Palestinians who were at the scene also recorded the incident - and their take on the incident was that soldiers attacked and kicked the Arab, identified by Palestinian officials as Yassin Omar Serda, who was later taken to an Israeli hospital, where he died. Read More »

Joyce reportedly set to quit

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The long-running sex scandal involving Mr Joyce's former staffer and now pregnant partner Vikki Campion has overshadowed Mr Turnbull's visit, where the Coalition is attempting to focus attention on issues of economic and national security. Read More »

Shooting survivors issue call for action at Florida Capitol

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Federal lawmakers have also slammed people who are spreading the idea that some of the students that have been interviewed by multiple news outlets about the shooting are misrepresenting themselves and are actually paid liberal actors. "If all of South Florida , at least, starts protesting about this [then] at least in Florida there might be changes". "Tonight people who have different points of view are going to talk about an issue that I think that we all believe and that this should ... Read More »

Guns, Gun Control and the Second Amendment

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The students are in the state capitol to lobby state lawmakers and to hold a rally after last week's shooting at their school. And yet, he was able to legally purchase the AR-15 he used in fourth-deadliest school shooting in US history. Every time a shooting occurs, it is because we have waited too long to take the necessary measures to stop it. Now is time for the NRA to recognize its role and responsibility, and help reduce the violence perpetrated by individuals, whatever their mental ... Read More »

UNICEF deputy director resigns after accusations of inappropriate behavior

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According to Forsyth, the reason for his resignation as UNICEF's deputy director was not because of what he described as the mistake he made in his former role at Save the Children . "Two organizations I truly love and cherish". The disclosures came after Brendan Cox, the widower of murdered MP Jo Cox, admitted that he made "mistakes" and behaved in a way that caused some women "hurt and offence" when he was working at Save the Children. Read More »

Cauvery water dispute: CM urges all TN parties to unite

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Leader of Opposition M K Stalin demanded that CM Palaniswami lead an all-party delegation to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to exert pressure on the Centre to set up the water management board. It will also be decided whether the Centre needs to be pressured for the formation of the Cauvery Management Board within six weeks, as directed by the apex court. Read More »

Summit of Indonesian volcano Mt Sinabung 'annihilated' by eruption

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Ash from Mount Sinabung volcano covers a auto and street following an eruption in Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia on Feb, 19. The Mount Sinabung volcano has been active over the past five years. The Volcano Observatory Notice for Aviation (VONA) is at red, its highest level. But flights remain operational due to wind direction to and from Indonesia's Kualanamu International Airport in Medan. Read More »

North to send another senior delegation for Olympic closer

Kim Yong Chol, who was the head of North Korea's Reconnaissance General Bureau, is believed to have architected an artillery attack on Yeonpyeong island in November 2010, killing two South Korean Marines and two civilians. 'The government apparently wants to soften her up so [President] Trump agrees to a mooted visit to Pyongyang by President Moon Jae-in, ' the article in the English version of the paper said. Read More »

Trump meets with officials on school safety

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Among the group were six students from Parkland , including the student body president, along with their parents. Bill Nelson , D-Fla., and Marco Rubio , R-Fla., and Rep. We call BS. They say no laws could have prevented the hundreds of senseless tragedies that have occurred. "I think it may have", Negron replied. "It should have been one school shooting and we should have fixed it and I'm pissed". Read More »

Most Shocking Stock Movements: JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P500. The institutional investor owned 176,139 shares of the financial services provider's stock after selling 1,219 shares during the quarter. (NYSE: JPM ) was sold by Giles Nicole. JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s revenue for the quarter was up 3.3% on a year-over-year basis. (NYSE: JPM ) rating on Friday, October 13. Read More »

Dana Loesch deceives shooting survivors about the NRA's real positions

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The 2016 GOP presidential candidate was also asked by student Cameron Kasky if he would no longer take money from the National Rifle Association . The CNN event included Sen. Jaime Guttenberg was shot in the back during the Stoneman Douglas High school shooting . "Many in legacy media love mass shootings". "We will not be gaslighted into thinking that we were responsible for a tragedy that we had nothing to do with", Loesch said to loud applause in the crowd, with several ... Read More »

Rubio says he'd support legislation blocking 18-year-olds from buying rifles

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Marco Rubio of Florida , calling his and President Trump's response "pathetically weak". "And that person will have due process ", Rubio said . "I'll tell you why", Rubio said . "I've always had guns". Nelson said he grew up on a ranch and hunted all his life. The two members lawmakers were discussing the old US assault weapons ban when Rubio pointed out the ban would not have prevented the February 14 shooting . Read More »

Man lobs grenade at U.S. embassy in Montenegro, then blows himself up

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Friends of his family said they were uncertain what might have motivated him to bomb the embassy. The last time a US embassy was attacked was in 2015, in Uzbekistan. Police in Montenegro said Thursday they are "working intensely" to identify an assailant who threw an explosive device into the US embassy compound in the capital, Podgorica , before killing himself. Read More »