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U.S. calls for stricter gun regulations after Vegas shooting

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Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, House Republican chair, aired concerns about so-called bump stock modifications that allow semi-automatic rifles to function like near-automatic weapons, and whether such attachments should be legal. Make no mistake: This move on bump stocks is an attempt by the NRA to stop a broad public debate on guns before it really begins in earnest. A week ago, most Americans had probably never heard of a device known as a bump stock. Read More »

Trump says Puerto Rico has thrown the budget 'out of whack'

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A FEMA spokesperson told the Post that information about the electricity and water access are still publicly accessible on Status.pr , a site run by Puerto Rican Gov. Carrying signs that read "Relieve and Rebuild", community leaders and organizations including Vamos4PR marched outside of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, which organizers called a major contributor to the island's debt. Read More »

Trump off the mark on Puerto Rico hurricane

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As they work to rebuild their lives, these families should not have to worry about their children falling behind in school. Merrill Lynch was a leading underwriter for almost 90 percent of Puerto Rico's borrowings, reaping billions in fees from a distressed economy. Read More »

White House cites First Amendment in nixing Obamacare contraceptive mandate

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Reporters also peppered Sanders with questions about a nebulous comment Trump made about "the calm before the storm " during a Thursday photo-op with military families. "If he feels that action is necessary, he'll take it". Trump's initial comment comes amid questions over whether or not the administration will decertify the Iran nuclear deal, an ongoing crisis surrounding North Korea's nuclear program and questions over whether Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will stay within the ... Read More »

Spain vs Albania World Cup Qualifying UEFA Live Streaming

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If they slip up, Wales (who won 1-0 away in Georgia ) and Republic of Ireland (who won 2-0 at home to Macedonia ) could take top spot. "Pique is not a problem for the national team", Lopetegui told Cadena Ser radio. As expected, numerous nearly 30,000 fans in the crowd in the southeastern city of Alicante booed Pique almost every time he touched the ball. "We are feeling very happy because we've achieved an objective that was really important for Spanish football", said Spain ... Read More »

Melania Trump fan spends $50000 to look like First Lady

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The president didn't admit feeling any jealousy or envy over Melania's popularity, as Huckabee inferred when discussing the high approval ratings that Melania enjoys. Ahead of landing in the USA territory, Melania made her way to the island from the White House in an entirely different look. Come hell, high water or hurricanes, Melania Trump won't give up her beloved Manolo Blahnik high heels. Read More »

'Bump Stock' Company Suspends Sales In Wake Of Las Vegas Shooting

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The announcement comes after it was revealed that the Las Vegas shooter used bump stocks on his guns when he killed at least 58 people and injured hundreds more on Sunday. The National Rifle Association may see some wiggle room with bump stocks. A message to their website says , "due to extremely high demands, we have temporarily stopped taking orders to better ensure customer service". Read More »

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS), Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD)

The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, September 5 by Jefferies. (NYSE: BKD ) on Wednesday, August 5 with "Top Pick" rating. The rating was downgraded by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, November 2 to "Market Perform". (NYSE:BKD) are the two most active stocks in the Long-Term Care Facilities industry based on today's trading volumes. Looking at some alternate time periods, the 12 month price index is 0.62761, the 24 month is 0.48959, and the 36 month is 0.32928. Read More »

Tropical Storm Nate gains speed as entire Southeast readies for storm

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It should weaken quickly but bring rain to much of the eastern U.S. It is expected to make landfall west of Florida. Maximum sustained winds are near 40 miles per hour with higher gusts. Tropical Storm Nate is getting faster and stronger on Friday as it heads toward the Gulf of Mexico, and the first hurricane warnings were issued in the US, according to the National Hurricane Center in Miami. Read More »

Ryan says no plan to act soon on easing gun regs

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On the gun silencer bill, Ryan told the AP that it's "not scheduled right now". Despite the "silencer" name, suppressors do not make gunshots silent. At another point, Ryan claimed that "mental health reform is a critical ingredient to making sure that we can try to prevent" mass shootings. The bill was ushered through Congress by two lawmakers named Murphy, the Democrat, Sen. Read More »

Georgia starting linebacker arrested for possession of marijuana

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Patrick came out of the Lay-Z-Shopper letting the officer know it was his vehicle. The officer asked Patrick for his license, and as he opened his auto door to retrieve it the officer said he noticed the odor of marijuana. He and Chauncey Rivers were arrested when they were freshman in 2015 on similar charges for misdemeanor marijuana possession . Patrick was charged Thursday night with possession of marijuana of less than one ounce, the same charge he was arrested for in 2015. Read More »

Madagascar Plague Kills 20 Amid Unusually Rapid Rise In Cases

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Thus far, 21 people have died as a result of the outbreak since it first began in August. Active preventive measures against plague are being taken in Seychelles, a group of 115 islands in the western Indian Ocean, after a Seychellois basketball coach, Alix Allisop, died from the disease late last month in a hospital in Antananarivo, the Malagasy capital. Read More »

Ash Grove Cement receives US$3.8bn takeover proposal

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CRH said last month it agreed to buy Ash Grove for a total consideration of $3.5 billion. The offer is being considered by Ash Grove's board, the source added. CRH had originally offered US$3.5 billion. Summit's bid would surpass its own value of $3.65 billion. CRH is also Ash Grove's largest customer and would be owed a $131 million termination fee if the Kansas-based company sells to another party. Read More »

ICE Issues Harsh Threats In Response to California's Sanctuary Law

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In a written statement after signing SB 54 into law Thursday, Governor Brown said the California Values Act "does not prevent or prohibit ICE or the Department of Homeland Security from doing their own work in any way". Still, California's new law allows for ICE agents to interview and arrest detainees in local facilities, as long as they have a judicial warrant, in keeping with due process protections in the constitution. Read More »

Analysts Set TRI Pointe Group Inc (TPH) Target Price at $14.29

Kimco Rlty Corp (NYSE:KIM) was reduced too. TRI Pointe Homes had 13 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Therefore 50% are positive. That transaction by Vanguard took place on June 30, 2017, the same day Susquehanna International Group, Llp purchased an additional 27696 shares in TPH to bring its total stake to 27696. Read More »

Can tackle any threat from China, strike Pakistan nukes: IAF chief

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The Chumbi Valley is north of Doklam, where Indian and Chinese troops were locked in a lengthy standoff after India sent troops to stop China building a road. On the security of the IAF bases in the aftermath of the brazen Pathankot airbase attack by Kashmiri militants on January 2 previous year, the IAF chief said besides a slew of measures, a team of 6,000 air warriors have been specially trained to respond to terror attacks on the ground. Read More »

Syria fighting 'deadliest since Aleppo battle'

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Schools and hospitals in Idlib have been forced to close for fear of being targeted. Civilian casualties were also reported in Rural Damascus , Hama, Aleppo and Deir-ez-Zor. In a recent report, the United Kingdom -based Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR) said at least 912 civilians - including 200 children and 144 women - had been killed countrywide last month alone. Read More »

Navy Thwarts Piracy Attempt In Gulf Of Aden

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Some say rescue operation took some five hours, and Indian Navy is tracing 12 pirates, after "AK-47 magazine, 27 rounds, ladders and grapnels were recovered from the pirates". In April, INS Mumbai, Tarkash, Trishul and Aditya, which were passing through the Gulf of Aden on way to deployment to the Mediterranean sea, had saved another merchant ship MV OS 35 from pirates. Read More »

Jean-Claude Juncker's 'leaked' reaction to Theresa May's Conservative Party conference speech

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On Wednesday (4 October) the Prime Minster's speech was interrupted by prankster Simon Brodkin-who's alter ego is Lee nelson- who handed her a P45 unemployment letter. Others quipped that her speech was so bad "ISIS had claimed responsibility". He was released shortly and will face no charges for the stunt . In 2015 he showered Sepp Blatter, the then president of FIFA, world football's governing body, with fake banknotes. Read More »

Nobel Prize for peacemakers, peace seekers comes Friday

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The committee cited the tiny, Geneva-based ICAN for its work that led to the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons that was reached in July at the United Nations. Actor and activist Martin Sheen meanwhile suggests that "if Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr were alive today, they would be part of ICAN". She also said they combine grassroots engagement with the legal and political process "in an admirable matter". Read More »

Getty Realty Corporation (NYSE:GTY) Sees Unusual Trading Volume in Its Shares

SkyePharma PLC had 22 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Canaccord Genuity maintained Dollar Tree, Inc. The rating was initiated by Raymond James with "Mkt Perform" on Friday, October 7. Gam Holdg Ag owns 81,733 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. 360 were reported by Rockefeller Finance Serv. Art Advsr Llc has 348,500 shares for 0.34% of their portfolio. Read More »

Saudi Arabia says United Nations report on Yemen 'inaccurate and misleading'

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The report from U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres was submitted to the Security Council on Thursday and seen by Reuters. The coalition was briefly added to the blacklist past year and then removed by then-U.N. Additionally, more than 17 million people in Yemen are facing food shortages; the United Nations warns that the country is on the brink of starvation with 80 percent of the country's children in desperate need of aid. Read More »

Heavy Storm 'Xavier' Hits Germany, 7 Killed

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Seven people died Thursday as high winds knocked over trees and caused widespread travel chaos in northern Germany . Elsewhere, a tree fell on a auto in Hamburg, killing one woman occupant and seriously injuring another. The Amsterdam-Berlin express was halted soon after crossing into Germany, and approximately 400 passengers had to be evacuated from the train and given shelter in a nearby gymnasium. Read More »

India aim to extend domination over Australia in T20Is

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Once we practice, we will have an idea (about the conditions)", India pacer Jasprit Bumrah said at the match-eve news conference. He is not an assured first-choice behind the stumps for the state side. Pattinson's injury setback means Australia's fast bowling order has been reshuffled ahead of the Ashes and Behrendorff will no doubt be considered for a Test debut should further injury strike the key trio of Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood and Pat Cummins this summer. Read More »

Man cleared of killing daughter, 2, after son, 7, confesses

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Specialists trusted Sanders held his hand over the young lady's mouth out of outrage for her intruding on his PC diversions. Since the start, Sanders claimed he found his daughter unresponsive after his son said he found his sister sleeping, and unable to wake up. Read More »

Man shot at Las Vegas country music festival dies after saving wife

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The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, which did not identify the fallen officer, reported the death on Twitter. Adrian Murfitt was a commercial fisherman from Alaska. His co-workers say they lost a son, mentor, friend and hero. "Bullets in his back as he lay over his wife, protecting her as best he could..." CALLA MEDIG from Jasper, Alberta and JORDAN MCILDOON from British Columbia were also killed. Read More »

Trump hosts Hispanic Heritage Month event at White House

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A snippet of his comments have since gone viral, that shows Donald's take on saying the island's name with an accent.a couple of times. Twitter users are suggesting that Trump is mad at Puerto Rico "for the lack of gratitude they have for all the nothing he did for them". Read More »