'We'll be looking into' bump stocks ban

Administration officials - even Vice President Mike Pence - had no answers either on Friday. Will the season finale involve nuclear war with North Korea? With no supporting context, this clearly frustrates the press almost as much as his Twitte... More..

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Dianne Feinstein running for reelection next year
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Dianne Feinstein running for reelection next year

Lots more to do: ending gun violence, combating climate change, access to healthcare. If she were to win, she would be 91 by the time her term ended. A recent Public Policy Institute of California poll found...More..

Christopher Columbus Statue Covered On LA's First Indigenous Peoples Day
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Christopher Columbus Statue Covered On LA's First Indigenous Peoples Day

Today, many cities and states now recognize Indigenous People's Day over or with Columbus Day . Once we do this, Columbus Day can be a truly inclusive holiday. Knights of Columbus CEO Carl Anderson sa...More..

Google to Provide Puerto Rico With Cell Service Using Balloons
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Google to Provide Puerto Rico With Cell Service Using Balloons

The primary sites that serve police, fire and emergency medical services will be repaired first , said Keith Pratt, the FEMA Communication Task Force chief of staff. As of Friday, only half of Puerto Rico ...More..

Israeli Tanks Hit Gaza Strip Following Alleged Hamas Attack
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Israeli Tanks Hit Gaza Strip Following Alleged Hamas Attack

These include dealing with Hamas' military wing and Hamas-appointed bureaucrats and providing power to electricity-starved Gaza . Photos showed black, olive and brown-colored boots. Despite efforts to ease the...More..

Evacuations in New Orleans ahead of Hurricane Nate, storm that killed 25
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Evacuations in New Orleans ahead of Hurricane Nate, storm that killed 25

The storm had been expected to quickly weaken and become a tropical storm Sunday morning. Hurricane Nate brushed the local area as it made landfall on the Mississippi Gulf Coast and raced rapidly northw...More..

by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Google unearths evidence of large-scale Russian interference on its platforms

Google has discovered that Russian agents spent thousands of dollars to buy ads on the tech giant's many platforms to spread false information during the 2016 presidential election, according to a report on ...More..

Tropical Depression 17 forms in the open Atlantic
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Tropical Depression 17 forms in the open Atlantic

Models suggest a stalled front will be draped over Northern Florida starting on Thursday and a tropical wave will move in from The Bahamas. Nate weakened to a tropical storm, as of 8 a.m., with sustained wind...More..

Man Arrested after Clinging to Bus
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Man Arrested after Clinging to Bus

The driver could be heard telling the man to get off the bus. However, police said, the driver, concerned about the safety of the students on board, would not open the doors. Luckily, an off-duty police officer...More..

Casino owner says Vegas shooter showed no signs
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Casino owner says Vegas shooter showed no signs

At a news conference, Undersheriff Kevin McMahill of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department told reporters police were still searching for clues to why Stephen Paddock fired repeatedly on concertgoe...More..

Dem Congressman Slams Trump Using Spanish Accent to Say Puerto Rico
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Dem Congressman Slams Trump Using Spanish Accent to Say Puerto Rico

He dramatically paused and then said: "Maybe it's the calm before the storm ". The President was on his way to Marine One, preparing to lift off for a trip to a fundraising event, when he heaped some prai...More..

Jaish Chief Khalid killed in brief encounter at Kashmir's Baramulla
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Jaish Chief Khalid killed in brief encounter at Kashmir's Baramulla

The terrorist leader was killed in a swift operation and search for other ultras was continuing, the Army said. "The body of the militant commander is being retrieved as a search operation is now going on at ...More..

Saudi FM Al-Jubeir: Saudi Arabia 'has fired thousands' of extremist imams
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Saudi FM Al-Jubeir: Saudi Arabia 'has fired thousands' of extremist imams

Saudi Arabia's King Salman travelled to Moscow this week, becoming the first reigning Saudi monarch to visit Russian Federation. Despite increasing criticism over the United States' military sales to ...More..

White House cites First Amendment in nixing Obamacare contraceptive mandate
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

White House cites First Amendment in nixing Obamacare contraceptive mandate

When she asked about the significance of the word " nasty " on the shirt, the mayor simply replied that it was a reference to the President Trump referring to her as a "nasty mayor". Sarah Huckabee Sanders tri...More..

Police fatally shoot woman who hit officer in Miami Beach
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Police fatally shoot woman who hit officer in Miami Beach

The woman was also taken to a nearby hospital, but later died . "She was, like, going over the policeman in front of her, the officer". The Miami Beach police force changed its policies in 2014 to prohibit...More..

The Latest: FBI hauls away concertgoers' belongings in Vegas
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

The Latest: FBI hauls away concertgoers' belongings in Vegas

Danley, however, has told authorities she had no idea Paddock was planning an attack and her lawyer read a statement saying she knew him as "a kind, caring man". McMahill also acknowledged that the rumors and s...More..

Student expelled for Pledge of Allegiance sitdown, lawsuit claims
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Student expelled for Pledge of Allegiance sitdown, lawsuit claims

A federal lawsuit filed claims school administrators had "recently been whipped into a frenzy" by the National Football League kneeling controversy. India tells the News that she started sitting for the pledg...More..

Rajoy: Spain will not be divided, national unity will be preserved
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Rajoy: Spain will not be divided, national unity will be preserved

Presumably linked to Falangist groups dating back to the Franco-era dictatorship, protesters with fascists symbols, tattoos and flags were photographed at the protest. Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy has warned he wou...More..

Boat carrying asylum seekers from Myanmar capsizes off Bangladesh
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Boat carrying asylum seekers from Myanmar capsizes off Bangladesh

Coast guard and border guard officials said the boat was overloaded with about 100 people when it sank in the mouth of the Naf river that separates Myanmar from Bangladesh. The coast guard said the boat san...More..

Amit Shah's visit aimed at erasing fear from Keralites' minds: Kummanam
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Amit Shah's visit aimed at erasing fear from Keralites' minds: Kummanam

According to The Indian Express, he claimed his businesses are "fully legitimate and conducted in a lawful manner on commercial lines" reflected in his tax records and through banking transactions. The agri com...More..

Fire burns vehicles in salvage yard, vehicles in Napa County
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Fire burns vehicles in salvage yard, vehicles in Napa County

The Napa County Sheriff's Office said all residents from Atlas Peak Road east to Circle Oaks near Highway 121 should leave their homes. As wind pushes flames through dark neighborhoods, firefighters are bat...More..

Man dangling off rooftop after body of woman found
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Man dangling off rooftop after body of woman found

The woman's body is still in the alley covered by a blanket because the body can not be removed while the police operation is continuing. About 7.15pm, there appeared to be a struggle on the roof area and the...More..

Las Vegas shooter rigged his auto to explode if it was shot
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Las Vegas shooter rigged his auto to explode if it was shot

Reports have emerged in recent days that Paddock may have targeted other sites for attack in Las Vegas , Chicago or Boston before Sunday's shooting, which police have said they were investigating. Investi...More..

Theresa May urges European Union leaders to 'be flexible' over Brexit
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Theresa May urges European Union leaders to 'be flexible' over Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May is to meet business chiefs on Monday in a bid to reassure them that the Brexit process is on track, following a bruising week for her leadership. However, she said in a sta...More..

United Kingdom man faces Dubai court after touching man's hip at bar
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

United Kingdom man faces Dubai court after touching man's hip at bar

I just don't know when it is going to end'. Jamie had been having drinks with companions at the Rock Bottom Bar in Dubai , a prominent spot for youngsters in the Tecom range of the city, and was holding one ...More..

Gun control debate dominates Washington
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Gun control debate dominates Washington

The US National Rifle Association says it would oppose an outright ban on bump stock devices, like those used in the Las Vegas shooting which left 59 people dead, including the gunman. Some gun-control ad...More..

AP Top-25 Poll released, Michigan No. 17, MSU No. 21
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

AP Top-25 Poll released, Michigan No. 17, MSU No. 21

There was also lots of turnover in the bottom third of the rankings, with four teams moving in, including three for the first time this season. Penn State returns to the field in two weeks to take on MI; a ga...More..

Will San Diego State and UNLV go over? 10/7/17
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Will San Diego State and UNLV go over? 10/7/17

They played with emotion and they competed at a high level, and the members of the Las Vegas community that made the trip to Sam Boyd Stadium for the game had to be proud of their effort. The UNLV threatened ...More..

Kim promotes younger sister to powerful new role in N Korea
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Kim promotes younger sister to powerful new role in N Korea

Mr. Kim made his comments on Saturday at a meeting of the Central Committee of his ruling Workers' Party, the official Korean Central News Agency reported on Sunday. Ri Yong Ho, North Korea's Foreign minister...More..

Video released of Dolphins OL coach snorting a white substance
by | Monday, October 09, 2017

Video released of Dolphins OL coach snorting a white substance

The Dolphins said in a statement Sunday night, "We were just made aware of the video and will have no comment at this time". According to Salguero, the Dolphins may determine Foerster's future with the ...More..