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by | February 22, 2018 | 10:02

During the march, the students will demand that children's lives and safety become a priority and that the gun violence and mass shootings in schools should end soon. The main action Trump has taken on guns in office has been to sign a resolution blocking an Obama-era rule created to keep guns out of the hands of certain mentally disabled people.

by | February 22, 2018 | 10:00

Lawmakers past year floated proposals aimed at regulating the sale of bump stocks in response to the deadly October shooting rampage at a Las Vegas outdoor concert, in which 58 people were killed and hundreds of others were wounded. But the acting director of the ATF told lawmakers in December that the ATF and Justice Department would not have initiated the review if a ban "wasn't a possibility at the end".

by | February 22, 2018 | 09:58

In recent months, Trump has become more critical of federal law enforcement and has called senior officials at the FBI biased against him. Obama also expelled 35 Russian government officials and ordered two waterfront compounds closed that the USA said the Russians were using for intelligence-gathering operations.

by | February 22, 2018 | 09:49

President Donald Trump on Wednesday lashed out at Attorney General Jeff Sessions, suggesting the president's supporters should pressure Sessions to focus the investigation into Russian election meddling on President Barack Obama's administration.

by | February 22, 2018 | 09:48

After two days of steady rainfall, the Fox River near New Munster continues to rise, which extended the flood warning until February 27 by the National Weather Service. The types of flooding common to our area are flash floods and river floods. Landowners are also advised to make sure that dams, culverts and catch basins are free from debris and functioning properly, if safe to do so, said Gagnon.

by | February 22, 2018 | 09:44

Ex-Trump campaign boss Paul Manafort, facing criminal charges filed by prosecutors in the Russian Federation investigation, accepted the loans from The Federal Savings Bank. Mueller's investigators are probing if there was an arrangement between Calk and Manafort related to the loans, according to NBC News, which cites two people with direct knowledge of the matter.

by | February 22, 2018 | 09:43

USA Today surveyed 843 women who work in the industry, including producers, directors, writers, actors, about their experiences with sexual misconduct in the wake of the #MeToo movement. Because the survey respondents were self-selected, the results may not be "scientifically representative" of the entire entertainment industry, the report noted.

by | February 22, 2018 | 09:40

The CBI court, at the agency's request, will likely issue letters rogatory (LRs) to extend the investigation into the Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud to offshore locations where Nirav Modi firms and Mehul Choksipromoted Gitanjali Gems had alleged operational bases.

by | February 22, 2018 | 07:12

He said the shooting rampage "cannot be solved by gun laws alone", drawing jeering whistles from the crowd. This announcement came moments after the Florida House of Representatives opted to vote down a motion that would revive a bill to ban assault rifles and large capacity magazines statewide.

by | February 22, 2018 | 07:01

Reuters is reporting that an unknown man threw an explosive device at the United States embassy building in Podgorica, the capital of Montenegro , before blowing himself up. Embassy officials also checked the grounds to ensure there were no further bombs or grenades. On its official Twitter account, the Montenegro government said an unknown person had "committed suicide with an explosive device" in front of the U.S.

by | February 22, 2018 | 06:51

Black nationalist hate groups, which the SPLC says should not be confused with activist groups like Black Lives Matter, saw more growth than any other group. He added that Trump has emboldened white supremacy long before he became president when he gave prominence to the "birther" movement, claiming that Barack Obama, the country's first black president, was born in Kenya.

by | February 22, 2018 | 06:04

CCTV footage captured the moment the ferry apparently exploded. The municipal government said in a statement that 20 of the wounded are Mexicans and five were foreign tourists and all were either inside or on the quayside. This photo, tweeted by a journalist, shows the damage sustained inside the vessel. Local media reported the explosion took place on a ferry at the pier of Playa del Carmen, a popular resort town on Mexico's Caribbean coast.

by | February 22, 2018 | 05:54

Why aren't Dem crimes under investigation? In a tweet in which he initially misspelled Sessions' name, the president questioned why the Justice Department, led by Sessions, has not investigated the Obama administration's handling of the threat of Russian interference.

by | February 22, 2018 | 05:44

Ivanka Trump, who serves as a senior White House adviser, plans to make a three-day trip to South Korea beginning Friday as the head of a high-level USA delegation to the closing ceremony of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics set for Sunday.

by | February 22, 2018 | 05:32

In addition to Donald Trump defending himself on Twitter [VIDEO ], White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders doubled down on the president's talking points while taking a shot at Barack Obama in the process. Yet he has repeatedly denied that Russian Federation was behind any meddling, going so far in November as to suggest that he believed President Vladimir V Putin's denials of interference over the conclusions of American intelligence agencies.

by | February 22, 2018 | 05:25

The enlarged river at Cincinnati crested at about 55.4 feet Tuesday night, which is about 3.5 feet over flood stage. The storm system stretched from Texas, where National Weather Service officials say three tornadoes hit, to the Great Lakes states and forced some schools to close.

by | February 22, 2018 | 05:05

Under Pennsylvania's constitution, elected officials can be impeached by a majority of the state House and a two-thirds supermajority of the state Senate. Pennsylvania's state House Republican majority leader, Dave Reed, now lives in the same district as Rep. Glenn Thompson, a fellow Republican, rather than the district of the congressman he had hoped to succeed, retiring Republican Rep.

by | February 22, 2018 | 04:45

The State Department said that Pence had been "ready to take this opportunity" but would have used it to insist Pyongyang abandon its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs. Alas, the meeting was canceled by the North Koreans a mere two hours before it was scheduled. "Perhaps that's why they walked away from a meeting or perhaps they were never honest about sitting down", Ayers said.

by | February 22, 2018 | 04:08

The best performing region was Western Europe with an average score of 66, while the worst performing region was sub-Saharan Africa with an average of 32, followed closely by Eastern Europe and Central Asia with an average of 34. TI's analysis, which used data from the Committee to Protect Journalists, indicated that over the last six years, more than nine out of 10 journalists were killed in countries that scored 45 or less on the CPI.

by | February 22, 2018 | 04:03

Marco Rubio (R-FL) have all confirmed that they will attend the town hall, which will take place at the BB&T Center in Broward County on Wednesday and telecast live at 9 p.m. "To ensure the safety of students and staff, he reminded students that they are expected to abide by the student code of conduct and conduct themselves appropriately", she said.

by | February 22, 2018 | 03:45

The 31-year-old finished fourth in Sochi four years ago after crashing in the final and he hopes fellow countryman Drury can do something similar in Beijing in 2022. Vonn plans on racing in Thursday's Alpine combined, but the downhill is the biggest and baddest of skiing events. 'I skied really well, but I think Sofia is untouchable today'.

by | February 22, 2018 | 03:42

In addition, 20 others are injured, said the head of civilian defence in the regional government, Jacqueline Choque. He wrote that all the relevant measures were being taken to help with the rescue and transfer to hospital of the victims.

by | February 22, 2018 | 03:34

And while Graham was proudly American, he preached humility and that people of all nations, churches and faiths are one. On Wednesday, President Donald Trump wrote on Twitter: "The GREAT Billy Graham is dead". He also required churches to integrate if they wished to book his services, which endeared him to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr . Graham became a counselor and confidante to every American president from Harry Truman to Barack Obama , but Graham himself denied he had a role ...

by | February 22, 2018 | 03:27

It described his speech at the United Nations as "below expectations, and does not reflect the national position calling for ending Oslo Accords and rejecting return to negotiations with Israel". Abbas in his speech said that an outcome of the peace conference should include a freeze on the United States moving its embassy to Jerusalem - although he did not set such a freeze as a precondition for convening the peace conference.

by | February 22, 2018 | 02:55

At least not with Trump. Perhaps evidence of collusion between Trump officials and Russian Federation will still emerge. Sanders also defended the administration's response to that Russian interference. But the intelligence community report on Russia's interference also stated the Russians had concluded "that Secretary Clinton was likely to win the election".

by | February 22, 2018 | 02:54

The National Weather Service advises that drivers be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibility and use caution. West wind around 13 miles per hour. Saturday night: A chance of rain and snow before 8 p.m., then a chance of snow between 8 p.m. and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 7 to 11 miles per hour.

by | February 22, 2018 | 02:50

Seeking to show action days after a deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, Trump spoke during a White House ceremony recognizing bravery by the nation's public safety officers. "We must do more to protect our children", Trump said. "This would only be obviously for people who are very adept at handling a gun", said Trump.

by | February 22, 2018 | 02:46

Hawaiʻi was absent from the site's World rankings for Beast Beaches in the World, which was topped by #1 ranked Grace Bay in Turks and Caicos. Top 5 beaches in the world Top 5 beaches in the U.S. "Soft sand, clear waters and balmy temperatures are common threads among these Travelers' Choice award-winning beaches that have delighted millions of TripAdvisor reviewers across the globe", said Brooke Ferencsik, the website's spokeswoman.

by | February 22, 2018 | 02:36

President Donald Trump has signed an order banning bump stock devices that modify rifles to fire hundreds of rounds per minute. During the press briefing, Sanders said that the possibility of raising the federal buying age for assault weapons like the AR-15 had not been ruled out.

by | February 22, 2018 | 01:56

President Donald Trump is open to banning all guns for certain individuals following the shooting massacre at a Florida high school last week, a White House official told CNBC . What are bump stocks: United States law prohibits the sale of automatic weapons made after 1986. Trump yesterday said he signed a memorandum directing the Attorney General Jeff Sessions to propose regulations to ban all devices that turn legal weapons into machine guns.

by | February 22, 2018 | 01:17

President Donald Trump , after being criticized for his response to Russia's election meddling, challenged Attorney General Jeff Sessions to launch an investigation into the Obama administration for failing to do enough to stop the 2016 election foreign interference.

by | February 21, 2018 | 23:58

Murphy was looking for the treasure rumored to be enclosed in a small box and buried somewhere in the Rocky Mountains by a millionaire named Forrest Fenn. The death was expected to lead to renewed calls to end the controversial treasure hunt . "The treasure is not hidden in a risky spot and I have said that no one should search in a place where an 80-year-old man could not hide it".

by | February 21, 2018 | 23:51

Students are demanding change after the deadly Florida High School shooting. While there have been no reports that the shooter in the Parkland, Fla., school shooting last week that killed 17 people used such a device, a shooter last October in Las Vegas who massacred 59 people and wounded hundreds others did use bump stocks .

by | February 21, 2018 | 23:51

He was armed with a semiautomatic AR-15 assault-style rifle he legally purchased from a licensed gun dealer previous year, when he was 18, authorities said . Nikolas Cruz , 19, has been charged with 17 counts of first-degree murder in connection with the Valentine's Day shooting. They plan to meet privately with Florida Gov.

by | February 21, 2018 | 23:50

Of her 81 career wins, 42 are in the downhill and another 28 are in Super-G. Lindsey Vonn upstaged her own Bronze-winning performance in Alpine skiing at the Winter Games last night, giving a tearful and poignant interview to NBC that praised her family, her late grandfather and reiterated the pride she felt in competing for her country.