Las Vegas Shooting Renews Calls For New Gun Laws From Congress

In the wake of the shooting, which took place Sunday night, Gillibrand said "we can not allow this to become the new normal". Even if they did, President Trump may not sign new gun control legislation. Reps. Jeff Duncan (R-SC) and John Carter (R-TX... More..

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Atlanta Just Decriminalized Marijuana with Unanimous Vote
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Atlanta Just Decriminalized Marijuana with Unanimous Vote

The Atlanta City Council has taken a giant step in the name of marijuana reform. The measure was introduced by mayoral candidate and city council member Kwanza Hall , who also made a statement that, "Today w...More..

House votes on 20-week abortion ban, with Trump White House support
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

House votes on 20-week abortion ban, with Trump White House support

An influential conservative group is pushing House Republicans to vote in favor of a bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks. The bill, which refers to the fetus as "unborn child", reads as a piece of ...More..

Scotland Bans Fracking. The UK and US Should as Well
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Scotland Bans Fracking. The UK and US Should as Well

The news was welcomed by environmental campaigners, who called the decision "a victory for the environment". "This is a huge win for the anti-fracking movement, particularly for those on the frontline of this...More..

Louisiana police identify man accused in officer's slaying
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Louisiana police identify man accused in officer's slaying

Investigators did not immediately give the identity of the officer or the suspect. Middlebrook was shot when he answered a call about a shooting at a Big Boy convenience store in Lafayette late Sunday. Corporal...More..

Heroic Veteran Steals Truck, Takes Vegas Shooting Victims To Hospital
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Heroic Veteran Steals Truck, Takes Vegas Shooting Victims To Hospital

A friend who was also at the concert wrote: "It was an absolute war zone". Winston told people to apply pressure to the wounds, as he sped to Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center, wanting to get people ther...More..

Uber issues statement on CEO meeting with London regulators
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Uber issues statement on CEO meeting with London regulators

The meeting comes a day after the resignation of Uber's United Kingdom boss, Jo Bertram, who quit just 10 days after the licence decision was announced, though she said the departure was unrelated to that decis...More..

Victim thanks stranger she says saved her life during Las Vegas massacre
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Victim thanks stranger she says saved her life during Las Vegas massacre

More than 500 people were injured in the shooting. An online fundraising campaign for victims of the Las Vegas shooting has raised more than $1 million. As for Kueffner, she said she donates for one ...More..

Uber board confirms Kalanick's surprise appointees
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Uber board confirms Kalanick's surprise appointees

Khosrowshahi's plan calls for transferring one of the two Kalanick-controlled positions to SoftBank Group Corp, which is considering an investment in Uber , the source said. ■ The plan does allow Mr. Kalanick ...More..

Entire Congress 'out on bail': Modi attacks Himachal Pradesh govt
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Entire Congress 'out on bail': Modi attacks Himachal Pradesh govt

Modi also added that "I thank the media for the coverage of the surgical strike anniversary, it has boosted the strength and morales of the army". PM Modi today also laid the foundation for a Rs 1,350 crore 750...More..

Here's How Police Found the Las Vegas Shooter So Quickly
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Here's How Police Found the Las Vegas Shooter So Quickly

In a murderous spree lasting, by some accounts, 15 minutes in three bursts separated by a brief interval as he probably reloaded his weapon (s), Paddock had killed 59 people. "And then we started seeing more ...More..

Pulse Nightclub Owner Describes Las Vegas Mass Shooting As
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Pulse Nightclub Owner Describes Las Vegas Mass Shooting As "Unimaginable"

Mayor Dyer ended the conference saying Orlando stands with Las Vegas during this devastating event. Reach out the Orlando United assistance Center by calling 407-500-HOPE. "Finding words to convey the depth...More..

Vols fall to Georgia, shut out for first time since 1994
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Vols fall to Georgia, shut out for first time since 1994

I've seen bad teams. Tennessee (3-2, 0-2 SEC) hadn't been shut out since a 31-0 loss to Florida in 1994. After 1 season fans weren't thrilled as Georgia scuttled to a 7-5 record and while Smart tried to han...More..

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny faces custody over 'illegal' rally
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny faces custody over 'illegal' rally

Police took Navalny into custody after he left his apartment with the intention of traveling to the rally in the provincial city of Nizhny Novgorod. If he claims to be a candidate for election of March 2018, ...More..

Iran's Zarif meets with Sultan Qaboos of Oman
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Iran's Zarif meets with Sultan Qaboos of Oman

Zarif noted that Iran is willing to have the best relations with all its neighbors, expressing hope that Tehran-Doha ties would improve in all fields. Qatar has grown closer to Iran since Saudi Arabia, the Unit...More..

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 mystery 'almost inconceivable'
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 mystery 'almost inconceivable'

In its final report , the ATSB noted that the underwater search mapped almost 300,000 miles of Indian Ocean sea floor. Experts suspect that it deviated from course and crashed after hours of flight with empty ...More..

Amber Rudd to ban acid sales to under-18s after 'revolting' attacks
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Amber Rudd to ban acid sales to under-18s after 'revolting' attacks

Saying " I don't need to understand how encryption works to understand how it's helping - end-to-end encryption - the criminals", she added that she wants technology firms to make it easier for police and secu...More..

Juncker: We haven't had enough of the talks
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Juncker: We haven't had enough of the talks

After Brexit , he said that he would not be allowed to discuss how relations with Britain would be, and he noted that verbal statements can not be regarded as negotiating positions. Observers have said such a ...More..

Egypt denies North Korea arms bound for its military
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Egypt denies North Korea arms bound for its military

The UN's subsequent investigation revealed a complex network by which Egyptian business executives were able to make hidden transactions to purchase millions of dollars worth of North Korean arms , allegedly f...More..

Kids' federal health insurance funds expire
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Kids' federal health insurance funds expire

So the generally bipartisan support for CHIP was complicated by the GOP's unyielding belief that everything associated with ObamaCare is unacceptable and must go. Like Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance ...More..

SC National Guard members deployed to Puerto Rico for Maria relief
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

SC National Guard members deployed to Puerto Rico for Maria relief

Access to drinking water has been restored to 45% of Puerto Rico - but more than half of the US territory of 3.4 million is still going without. The citizens can not receive some of the daily necessities that r...More..

US Government in Direct talks with NKorea
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

US Government in Direct talks with NKorea

Trump also called Kim a "rocket man" who is on a suicide mission for testing nuclear weapons and launching ballistic missiles despite several sanctions imposed on it by the United Nations. Some commentat...More..

Kenya: Opposition protests will not stop repeat polls - Kenyatta
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Kenya: Opposition protests will not stop repeat polls - Kenyatta

One person died in Siaya on Monday, October 2, and business remained closed in Kisumu as police clashed with NASA demonstrators who are demanding removal of twelve IEBC officials and scrapping changes in electo...More..

Turkish, Iranian chiefs of staff hold talks in Tehran
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Turkish, Iranian chiefs of staff hold talks in Tehran

He added that fighting terrorism and safeguarding geographical borders in the region were the most important goals that Iran and Turkey sought to achieve through development of cooperation and bilateral relat...More..

Facebook hires over 1000 to review ads
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Facebook hires over 1000 to review ads

Moscow has denied involvement with the ads. Two weeks ago, Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg announced an overhaul to the rules around political ad spending and said the company would add 250 e...More..

French police arrest five after gas cylinders found in building in Paris
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

French police arrest five after gas cylinders found in building in Paris

French police detained five suspects after four gas cylinders were discovered Friday in a building in Paris, French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb confirmed on Tuesday. The Islamic State group (EI) claimed ...More..

With Gareth Bale Sidelined, Welsh Eyes Turn to Ben Woodburn
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

With Gareth Bale Sidelined, Welsh Eyes Turn to Ben Woodburn

Speaking about the injury, Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane suggested it wasn't serious. Bale attended the FAW Awards on Monday night but will not be fit enough to play in the two qualifiers which will...More..

Anti-saffron violence spurs Amit Shah to launch yatra in Kerala
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Anti-saffron violence spurs Amit Shah to launch yatra in Kerala

In Delhi The BJP is all set to unleash its full force in Kerala to counter the CPI (M) government, which it has accused of behind the killings of its workers. Shah was received by temple authorities. He said...More..

SC-ordered NIA probe into Hadiya case questioned
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

SC-ordered NIA probe into Hadiya case questioned

Changing its preliminary view, the SC said that a father can not be seen dictating the personal life of a 24 year old daughter. The Supreme Court on Tuesday questioned a verdict that led to the annulment or...More..

Honeypreet Insan surrenders, Hayana Police get custody
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Honeypreet Insan surrenders, Hayana Police get custody

Meanwhile, she has maintained that Ram Rahim Singh was innocent and one person can not be held guilty on basis of an anonymous letter. "I have full faith in the judiciary, I will approach the Punjab and ...More..