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House approves 2018 budget outline, takes first step for tax reform


The House and the Senate must eventually agree on the size and shape of a tax reform bill, but their budget resolutions are current pretty far apart - Politico said "the two chambers' choices couldn't look more different". Eventually the House and Senate will have to come to an agreement on a budget - and how many cuts they want to require. Sanders, an Independent from Vermont, is a proponent of Medicare for all in a single payer plan for healthcare. Read More »

Dianne Feinstein proposes ban of 'bump stock' gun modifications


Feinstein's focus on gun control was forged in the most traumatic moment of her political career. "It's very hard in the West and in Nevada in particular to talk about gun control and have it go very far", says Bartrum. But a $200 bump stock turns a gun into a weapon for indiscriminate massacre, accelerating the carnage and threatening not only civilians but also law enforcement officers and other first responders. Read More »

Partisan Supreme Court hears gerrymandering case


As many have their eyes on the U. S. Supreme Court's handling of a Wisconsin case on gerrymandering, voters from several congressional districts in Pennsylvania are suing in Commonwealth Court to stop gerrymandering. Conservative Chief Justice John Roberts called those metrics "sociological gobbledygook". Are Democratic and Republican politicians required by the U.S. Read More »

Amazon's finally brought Alexa, Echo speakers to India


Sonos has overhauled its speaker line-up with Amazon Alexa support, as voice control becomes a key focus of its smart speaker line-up. Google may unveil the product on October 4, which the same time as launch of the new Pixel phones, but there has not been enough evidence in the form of confirmation from the company to support the same. Read More »

Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock had ACCOMPLICE, cops say — BREAKING

The gunman behind Sunday night's mass shooting in Las Vegas planned to flee, and he may have had help with planning the massacre, officials suspect. Authorities have said Paddock used Danley's loyalty rewards card with MGM Resorts International. I have faith in God, and I will continue to pray for everyone who has been harmed or hurt. Read More »

What we know about suspected gunman Stephen Paddock — Las Vegas shooting


A journalist in the press pool asked whether Paddock had planned to use the vehicle to escape, but Lombardo declined to answer. On Oct. 3, two days after the shooting, Danley returned to the U.S. "We'€™re defined by our love, our caring, and our courage". News reports said it was for her life insurance. "Americans dashed into a hail of bullets to rescue total strangers". Read More »

Republicans are open to banning 'bump stocks' used in Vegas massacre

Dianne FeinsteinInvestigators have said that 12 of the 47 guns found in Paddock's hotel suite were equipped with bump stocks, which enable rifles to fire hundreds of rounds per minute". "Mr. and Mrs. America, you have to stand up, you have to say enough is enough", Feinstein pleaded. "Ultimately, when Congress. looks at this, they'll start asking questions about why anybody needs this, and I think the answer is we have a Bill of Rights and not a Bill of Needs", Pratt said. Read More »

Trump says administration to discuss gun laws 'as time goes by'


Is it possible for someone to do the same thing in the UK? "Words used by Trump to describe hurricanes, mass shootings , poverty, etc. reveal an incredibly out of touch person incapable of empathy", Adam Best tweeted . What is the debate in America about? "Nobody is disputing law enforcement and first responders showing courage at the scene". The senator reiterated his support for banning semi-automatic rifles and bump stocks , and said he wants to start pushing for these changes ... Read More »

Iran's government has some pretty harsh words for Trump


Asked in a Senate hearing whether he thought this was in the national interest, he said that it was. Trump himself has verbally attacked the deal numerous times and is reportedly planning to refuse to certify Iranian compliance at a mid-October deadline under an American law. Read More »

Theresa May caught by prankster during nightmare speech to conference


Afterwards Mrs May quipped she was "just about to talk about someone I'd like to give a P45 to and that's Jeremy Corbyn " - to laughs and applause from the crowd. "Working people up and down this land. must be our only focus", she said. "One of the things that established itself very clearly was that the view of the party - of both parliamentary colleagues and activists - is that they regard, correctly, the responsibility of the Conservative Party to be effective and cool-headed in ... Read More »

DHS Official: Trump Admin Backs Path To Citizenship For Illegal Immigrants


He is one of almost 800,000 young immigrants in the USA who were approved for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) program since it was enacted in 2012. "We wanted people to open their eyes and to stop and take a look at what was going on around them", said event organizer and UNO student Madi Kleinschmit. Read More »

New York Yankees Advance To ALDS


The one outlier in that stretch was a three-inning, three-run outing against Minnesota on September 20, when the 23-year-old was pulled following a 46-pitch third inning. "Leading off the bottom of the first, I don't have much time to talk". "I wish I could have finished the last inning I was in, but I was happy to do what I was able to do". Read More »

Police discovered Las Vegas gunman's hotel location from smoke alarm — Stephen Paddock

He repeatedly promised the Second Amendment is "very very safe" with him. As he has done all week, Trump batted away questions about whether the shooting warranted taking a fresh look at tougher gun controls. Nor, necessarily, is loyalty. On guns, he hugged his base hard. And he has yet to let go. "I can't get into the mind of a psychopath", Sheriff Joseph Lombardo told reporters and Mayor Carolyn Goodman described the gunman as "a crazed lunatic full of hate". Read More »

Pixel Buds Are Google's Wireless Answer to Apple AirPods

The camera can also click "Live Photos" by recording up to three seconds of footage. Pixel Buds will pair via Bluetooth to the new Pixel smartphones-and presumably any other devices that accept Bluetooth wireless earbuds. Coming in Intel Core i5 and Core i7 processor , the laptop can be configured with up to 16GB RAM and 512GB inbuilt storage . Both phones might come with "squeeze" interaction, USB-C charger and stereo speakers. Read More »

Chicagoans donate badly needed supplies for Puerto Rico


Ricardo Rossello . 16 versus literally thousands of people'. "You can be very proud of all your people". "Everyone around this table, and everyone watching, can be very proud of what's taking place in Puerto Rico ". She said she hoped new channels of communication with the White House "put in motion what is needed" to save lives. The governor made the announcement at a news conference following president Donald Trump's short visit to the USA territory to assess the storm's impact. Read More »

Important Factors to Analyse a Good Investment: General Motors Company (GM)


This ratio is calculated by dividing the market value of a company by cash from operating activities. The High end of the forecast is $1.66 per share, while the Low end is $1.25 per share. Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh stated it has 0.61% in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM). The company's institutional ownership is monitored at 56.8 percent. Read More »

Should Congress take a new look at gun-control laws?


We hope Rep. Johnson can convince her colleagues that sensible legislation won't prevent all acts of gun violence but could reduce the number of incidents. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump stand with Vice President Mike Pence, his wife Karen, and members of the White House staff during a moment of silence to remember the victims of the mass shooting in Las Veg. Read More »

3 billion Yahoo accounts compromised in 2013 hack


It also advises that you change your password and security questions, and, even though payment card and bank account data wasn't compromised in the breach, to "remain vigilant by reviewing your account statements and monitoring your credit reports ". Read More »

U.S. will 'be talking about gun laws as time goes by'


Now Monday's atrocity in Las Vegas: at least 59 dead, more than 500 injured when a sniper took aim at outdoor concertgoers from his perch in a 32nd-floor hotel suite. "Converting a semiautomatic to fully automatic is very, very easy ", John Sullivan, lead engineer for the gun advocacy group Defense Distributed , told Wired. Read More »

Catalan voters clash with Guardia Civil as referendum chaos leaves 800 injured


But turnout stood at 42 per cent. The Catalan government now says it plans to unilaterally declare independence from Spain within 48 hours. Felipe placed the blame for the tension firmly in the hands of the Catalan regional authorities said they "in a repeated, conscious and deliberate manner, have been breaking the Constitution and their Autonomous Status". Read More »

Indian-American lawmakers call for gun control laws after concert shooting


But on Capitol Hill, the sense that something can be done to stop future shootings was nearly non-existent. It's the easy access to guns that's at the heart of the problem, but every time a despicable event like a mass shooting erupts, many in America seem to accept that nothing can be done, except to offer prayers for the victims and try to console their loved ones. Read More »

BC man among those murdered in Las Vegas shooting


They confirmed his death to Canadian outlet, CBC News. Using her own phone, Gooze searched for McIldoon on Facebook and looked at his profile to find one other person that shared his last name, along with a girl she assumed was his girlfriend. Read More »

Kurdish officials: Iraqi ex-President Jalal Talabani dies


The elections would be calculated to reinforce the legitimacy of the Kurdish leadership before a drive for outright independence and any negotiations that might involve. He said Pakistan supports the Iraq's unity, sovereignty, and territorial integrity. "The High Referendum Council, headed by regional President Masoud Barzani, held its first meeting after the September 25 referendum and chose to form the Political Leadership of Kurdistan - Iraq for the post-referendum stage", said Khalil ... Read More »

Congress Lets Insurance Program for Poor Children Expire, Oklahoma to Lose $49M


Protecting the health of America's children, by ensuring their access to health care, should be enough of a priority that members of Congress will focus their attention on this legislation and pass it as quickly as possible. That is $28,180 for a family of three. Community health centers, which often provide health care for uninsured Texans, also saw about 70 percent of federal funding expire on September 30, Garcia said. Read More »

What We Know About The Los Vegas Shooter — Stephen Paddock


Press accounts say Paddock lived there with his wife, Stephen, and his three younger children, who ranged in age from 6 months to 3 years. He was convicted in 1961 and sentenced to 20 years in federal prison. "I knew she [Marilou] wouldn't have nothing to do with it though". Unless Trump wants to make many more painful visits like the trip planned for Wednesday to a grieving Las Vegas , he should take the lead on gun reform now. Read More »

US will 'be talking about gun laws as time goes by — Trump


More guns, ammunition, and explosives were found during a search of Paddock's home in Mesquite, Nevada. The death toll remains at 59 in Sunday night's country concert massacre . Paddock's brother Eric said Stephen was multimillionaire, according to the Associated Press . "It was just. you started seeing people on the bottom right side of the stage getting hit". Read More »

September manufacturing grows for 2nd month, hiring picks up


It was the second weakest in recorded history. Growth of new export business remained among the best registered over the past six-and-a-half years with reports of increased sales to Europe, the USA, China and Brazil. Ai Group chief executive, Innes Willox said, "This year's recovery in manufacturing activity is continuing, but the September Australian PMI suggests that conditions are moderating and growth is decelerating". Read More »

Hamas reconciles with Palestinian Authority in Gaza


Secretary of Fatah's revolutionary council, Fayez Abu Aita told Breitbart Jerusalem that he believes Hamas and Fatah are headed for true national reconciliation "in order to confront the plans of the Israeli occupation as one". Fat chance, Abbas said. Haniyeh's announcement came during an interview with the Egyptian television at his office in Gaza . Most analysts expect the reconciliation process to fail, as previous attempts have. Read More »

Trump attacks mayor of Puerto Rico's storm-hit capital city


Trump , who said he will visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday, responded to the mayor's comments in a series of tweets on Saturday, commending emergency response teams and the USA military for their "fantastic job" on the island. Trump, who said he would visit the ravaged island this week, has vowed to pull out all the stops to help the commonwealth recover, and congratulated the efforts of the military and Puerto Rico's first responders. Read More »

Google is revising their Newspaper Paywall Strategy


Gingras said: "Try before you buy underlines what many publishers already know-they need to provide some form of free sampling to be successful on the internet". At the same time , those two companies compete for ad dollars with publishers, operating their own advertising businesses that profit from a wealth of content on the Web that they do not pay to produce; a recent forecast from research firm eMarketer suggested that Facebook and Google will control more than 60 per cent of US ... Read More »