Las Vegas carnage prompts new calls for gun control in US

The NRA, in its first statement since the October 1 shooting in Las Vegas, said that the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives should "immediately review whether these devices comply with federal law ". According to NBC News, in... More..

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UK Army Sergeant Denies Trying to Kill Wife by Sabotaging Her Parachute
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

UK Army Sergeant Denies Trying to Kill Wife by Sabotaging Her Parachute

Mr Cilliers told his new lover he was leaving his wife because she had been having an affair - something the court was told was a lie. Prosecutor Bowes QC also said that Emile was also having an affair with...More..

Bigger Supreme Court bench to examine foul tweets
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Bigger Supreme Court bench to examine foul tweets

The Bench reacted by saying "they should sit in the Supreme Court to see how the government is hauled up". Senior lawyer Fali Nariman submitted that the abusive social media required to be regulated. "After all...More..

Stabbed German tourist dies in Brisbane
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Stabbed German tourist dies in Brisbane

Police are reviewing CCTV footage and a witness statement in relation to the fatal stabbing. At least one occupant of the auto left the vehicle. He was taken to the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital in ...More..

Sasikala gets 5-day parole to visit her sick husband
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Sasikala gets 5-day parole to visit her sick husband

The prison authorities had received an e-mail from the Chennai police commissioner earlier on Friday agreeing for parole with certain conditions. Rebel AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran, reached the Bengaluru...More..

ICAI president Nilesh Vikamsey's daughter found dead on train tracks in Mumbai
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

ICAI president Nilesh Vikamsey's daughter found dead on train tracks in Mumbai

She was last seen boarding a local train from CSMT an hour before the incident was reported, police said, adding that it was not clear how she died. "The parents told us that Vikamsey had sent them a message ...More..

Bamco Inc. NY Has $4.24 Million Holdings in Flexion Therapeutics, Inc. (FLXN)
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Bamco Inc. NY Has $4.24 Million Holdings in Flexion Therapeutics, Inc. (FLXN)

Lake Street initiated Flexion Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: FLXN ) on Thursday, July 21 with "Buy" rating. Bamco Inc acquired 104,100 shares as Flexion Therapeutics Inc ( FLXN)'s stock declined 8.37%. 38,090 a...More..

Local DACA protesters demand a new 'Dream Act'
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Local DACA protesters demand a new 'Dream Act'

They say the application fee, which is almost $500 is hard for many to pay. According to the Department of Homeland Security , about 106,000 have filed their renewals as of Wednesday. But little substantive pr...More..

by | Friday, October 06, 2017

5 killed, 1 injured after IAF helicopter crashes in Arunachal Pradesh

Rescue teams are at the crash site in Tawang near the India-China border. Mil Mi-17 (Hip) is a Russia-produced medium transport helicopter, which is used for cargo and troops airlifts and rescue operations ...More..

Victim shot in leg finds strength to stand for President Trump
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Victim shot in leg finds strength to stand for President Trump

The shooter, identified by police as 64-year-old Stephen Paddock , was a divorced retiree who lived in nearby Mesquite, Nevada. "It's not just because it's Trump, It's about any president , it's about showing...More..

Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock 'likely had accomplice': sheriff
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock 'likely had accomplice': sheriff

When exactly Paddock turned the gun on himself remains a mystery, but police think it was either when the hotel room door was breached or when a strike team was setting up in the hallway outside. "He never said...More..

19 killed in train-bus collision in Russian Federation: authorities
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

19 killed in train-bus collision in Russian Federation: authorities

Rita Shlyakhtina, the regional governor's press secretary, claimed the bus was trying to avoid a traffic jam. They said the bus was on a railway crossing despite a red light at the time of the accident. The...More..

Trump Administration Asks High Court to Drop Travel-Ban Case
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Trump Administration Asks High Court to Drop Travel-Ban Case

This is the first time federal lawyers have attempted to defend Trump's policy in court. "This new ban still discriminates on the basis of nationality, it still exceeds the president's legal authority and i...More..

Republicans move to ban bump stocks after Vegas massacre
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Republicans move to ban bump stocks after Vegas massacre

Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein introduced a bill Wednesday to ban the devices but it remained unclear if Republicans would allow it to proceed through to law. Mr Trump had reportedly discussed the ...More..

by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Trump Attacks Senate Intel Committee

The Republican committee chairman, North Carolina Sen. Donald Trump clearly woke up on Thursday morning on the wrong side of the bed because he immediately, first thing this morning started tweeting out abo...More..

Saudi Aramco plans expansion in India with new unit
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Saudi Aramco plans expansion in India with new unit

Saudi Arabia is competing with Iraq to be India's top oil supplier, with Iraq displacing it for a fifth month in a row in August, data compiled by Reuters showed. A listing in one of the two major financial ...More..

Las Vegas massacre: Gun lobby's surprise response
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Las Vegas massacre: Gun lobby's surprise response

Ho hum. Then, however, it notes that " reports indicate that certain devices were used to modify the firearms involved". Many on social media sent thoughts and prayers to the Las Vegas community Monday, ...More..

House Judiciary Chair Says GOP Will 'Look At' Bump Stocks
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

House Judiciary Chair Says GOP Will 'Look At' Bump Stocks

Bump stocks are legal and originally were meant to help people with limited hand mobility fire a semi-automatic without the individual trigger pulls required. A semi-automatic weapon requires one trigger pull ...More..

WHAT YOU SAID: Would tougher gun laws reduce reduce mass shootings?
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

WHAT YOU SAID: Would tougher gun laws reduce reduce mass shootings?

Shibuya: This isn't the first time we hear about guns getting into the hands of the wrong people. But many gun owners don't see new regulations as the right reaction. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Sher...More..

Former FOX Sports host Katie Nolan is joining ESPN
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Former FOX Sports host Katie Nolan is joining ESPN

ESPN says she'll have "a prominent digital presence while also making appearances across ESPN studio programming". Sports Illustrated's Jimmy Traina reports that Nolan has been hired by ESPN and an offici...More..

New England Patriots Defeat Tampa Bay Buccaneers 19-14 — INITIAL IMPRESSIONS
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

New England Patriots Defeat Tampa Bay Buccaneers 19-14 — INITIAL IMPRESSIONS

Which team will emerge victorious on Thursday night? Can they get it turned around tonight? And Bill Belichick and defensive coordinator Matt Patricia are going to have to prove they can iron out all the prob...More..

Congress needs to examine gun 'bump stock' devices: Paul Ryan
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Congress needs to examine gun 'bump stock' devices: Paul Ryan

Two House Republicans with military backgrounds, Reps. An excerpt from the interview aired on MSNBC. In another significant development, Republican Rep. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) hold a news conference to ann...More..

California's top lawmakers bash gun lobby after Las Vegas shooting
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

California's top lawmakers bash gun lobby after Las Vegas shooting

Imagine if the shooter, Stephen Paddock , had silenced the sound? A Texas firearms dealer who had sold handguns to Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock in 2010 and 2011 remembers him coming into the shop a year ...More..

Geauga County Board of Elections announces absentee voting plans
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Geauga County Board of Elections announces absentee voting plans

CT has strict laws concerning who can vote absentee. Your ballot can then be mailed to you on or about October 6. Are you an active member of the armed forces of the United States? Do you know who you're vo...More..

by | Friday, October 06, 2017

NII Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:NIHD) Under Analyst Spotlight

Unlike P/E, the ratio isn't affected by the chosen depreciation methods, making it suitable for geographic comparison. Currently, the 14-day RSI reading is at 29.66. Relative volume is a great indicator to keep...More..

Three NJ cops are struck by motorcyclists while investigating fatal crash
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Three NJ cops are struck by motorcyclists while investigating fatal crash

Stack said two motorcyclists raced toward the intersection at high speed. Two other officers were treated and released, while the fourth was treated at the scene. "Please pray for all the officers injured in U...More..

YouTube Modifies Search to Curb Vegas Shooting Hoaxes
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

YouTube Modifies Search to Curb Vegas Shooting Hoaxes

The Guardian and The Wall Street Journal on October 5 reported seeing multiple videos questioning some of the basic facts around the shooting surfacing at or near the top of YouTube's results when searchin...More..

The answer to preventing mass shootings may not be gun regulation
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

The answer to preventing mass shootings may not be gun regulation

A woman attends a candle light vigil to mourn the victims of a mass shooting in Las Vegas , the United States, on October 2, 2017. Nearly 60 people are dead and more than 500 are injured after a gunman ope...More..

Russia Says Kills 7 Nusra Front Ringleaders in Syria Airstrike
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Russia Says Kills 7 Nusra Front Ringleaders in Syria Airstrike

In early September, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that the situation around Al Nusra in Syria remains " highly ambiguous " as it was repeatedly spared in the operations conducted by the US-led coa...More..

Arrests made in Saudi Arabia following moves against critics of crown prince
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Arrests made in Saudi Arabia following moves against critics of crown prince

In another security forces operation, 24 people, all Saudis, were arrested in Hail province. "Their motives and links are being verified", SPA said. At the time, a Saudi security source told Reuters that th...More..