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Forget gun laws and arm faculty

Yes, the president "plans to host a "listening session" with students and teachers from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Thursday". The fact that there are several interpretations of what constitutes a mass shooting is equally staggering. Read More »

Trump Takes Step to Ban 'Bump Stocks'

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President Trump meets with students to discuss gun violence from CNBC . "You know what isn't acceptable?" said Carly Novell, a senior at the Parkland school. "If he had a firearm. he would have shot and that would have ended", Trump said about Stoneman Douglas coach Aaron Feis , who was killed. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders also told reporters Trump is open to supporting a bipartisan Senate bill to close holes in the current background check system . Read More »

Trump orders ban on 'bump stock' gun modifications

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US President Donald Trump was at his Florida golf club, some 40 miles from the site of the school shooting . But what began with a recitation of somber statements and vows to act quickly became emotional when Pollack took the microphone, venting raw anger and grief. Read More »

Area under flood watch until Wednesday

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The Cook County Department of Transportation reported that some roads in the south suburbs were closed because of flooding Tuesday morning. High water closed roads in MI. Joseph River wouldn't crest until Thursday . Many traditional flood locations in southern Wisconsin were living up to their reputations. The Ohio River in Cincinnati rose up to 52 feet last night and may reach up to 55 feet by Wednesday morning. Read More »

Here's What's Happening to Gun Sales After the Florida Shooting

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Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, have been calling for gun safety legislation since a shooting rampage at the school killed 17 people. Their words echoed through the hallways of the state Capitol, where they demanded a ban on weapons like the one used to kill their friends and teachers. Read More »

Trump, inexplicably, says he has 'been much tougher on Russian Federation than Obama'

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The accused are alleged to have led a St. Petersburg, Russia-based internet research agency, referred to throughout the indictment as "The Organization", which was tasked with "impairing, obstructing, and defeating the lawful government functions of the United States by dishonest means in order to enable the Defendants to interfere with the USA political and electoral processes, including the 2016 presidential election". Read More »

Florida School Shooting Suspect had at Least 10 Guns

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Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is expected to begin reopening in phases in an attempt to have all students and staff back by next Tuesday - almost two weeks after the shooting that left 17 people dead . Others believed if they stayed silent, nothing would change. Christine Callahan said her son turned 17 on the day of the shooting. About 100 of them traveled to the state capital to talk to Florida lawmakers on Wednesday about tougher gun restrictions. Read More »

Goggia wins Olympic downhill, Vonn third

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For those who are hoping to see an American sweep, the men's halfpipe could be for them. USA broadcaster NBC, a unit of Comcast Corp, said it must show key Olympic moments but needs to be careful with content such as North Korean cheerleaders, according to Jim Bell, president of NBC Olympics Production & Programming. Read More »

Nicolas Sarkozy raconte avoir "pulvérisé" Laurent Wauquiez au téléphone — Propos enregistrés

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Il a également critiqué les médias en conspuant "quatre jours de déchaînement médiatique surréalistes" et a assuré qu'Emmanuel Macron n'avait pas eu droit à un tel traitement lors de ses "dérapages". " "C'est donc ça, maintenant, la conception de la déontologie du journalisme?" ". Mais le ton était nettement plus sceptique en coulisses. " Officiellement on fait bloc mais tout le monde est mal à l'aise ", a aussi déclaré un autre participant. Read More »

'Black Panther' director Ryan Coogler pens emotional thank-you to fans

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This would put the film on part to be within the all-time top-10 grossing superhero releases at the North American box office . Her superiority to the other two tech geniuses in the marvel Cinematic Universe , Tony Stark aka Iron Man and Bruce Banner/The Incredible Hulk, has got audiences and reviewers excited , as a much needed addition to the Avengers when they take on super villain Thanos in the upcoming Infinity War . Read More »

Next stop for school shooting survivors: the Florida Capitol

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Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are welcomed as they arrive at Leon High School, prior to their meetings the next day with Florida state legislators, following last week's mass shooting on their campus, in Tallahassee , Florida , U.S., February 20, 2018 . Read More »

Ghouta: "We are waiting for our turn to die"

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The SNP have demanded action from the UK Government over the bombardment of civilians in Syria , where observers say nearly 200 people have been killed in East Ghouta over the past 48 hours. Eastern Ghouta, which houses around 400,000 residents, has remained under a crippling regime siege for the last five years, the Anadolu news agency reported. Read More »

Action needed for American gun control

While it's true that guns don't pick themselves up and kill, they're still an integral part of today's violence epidemic. Even Sandy Hook was unable inspire significant discussion. In my State the Governor approved guns to be carried on college campuses. Year after year, like milquetoast wallflowers, we simply accept the lack of money as reasoning for not doing everything necessary to keep our children safe while they are learning. Read More »

After Florida shooting, students spurred to act against guns

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The five-point action plan includes pledging to vote according to candidates' positions on gun safety, letting leaders know the money they've taken from the National Rifle Association will determine one's vote, registering friends to vote, getting candidates to state their conditions on the record, and finally, running for office to become a champion for sensible gun laws. Read More »

Record breaking high temperatures in Bradford

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Scattered light showers are expected on some areas during the night, said the Palestinian Meteorological Department (PMD). The temperature at Hancock International Airport had dropped to 61 degrees by 6 a.m., but is forecast to keep climbing after the sun rises. Read More »

Students to participate in walkout honoring victims in Florida school shooting

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The vote in the Republican-dominated body was 36-71. Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and those supporting them react, February 20, 2018. He also said it was considering a waiting period for gun purchases, creation of gun violence restraining orders, and banning bump stocks. Known as the SAFE Act, it was passed shortly after the Sandy Hook school shooting in CT at the request of Gov. Read More »

FBI says it failed to investigate tip on Florida school shooter

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Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy spoke in front of the Senate shortly after the shooting , saying Congress is "responsible for the level of mass atrocity that happens to this country with zero parallel anywhere else". Florida governor Rick Scott has demanded that Wray resign as a result of the error. "Seventeen innocent people are dead and acknowledging a mistake isn't going to cut it", Scott said in a statement. Read More »

Details emerge of Florida shooter's violent state of mind

Steube made his decision after several top senators said they were opposed to considering the bill. At funerals and in the streets of Parkland , anger bubbled over at the senselessness of the shooting and at the widespread availability of guns. Read More »

Iranian official: If Israel attacks, 'we will level Tel Aviv'

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Israel then targeted an Iranian command-and-control center in Syria as well as air defense batteries, Netanyahu said . Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif described the Israeli Prime Minister's demonstration as a circus that does not even deserve an answer. Read More »

West Boca High students walk off campus in school shooting protest

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Students, staff and parents are being urged to quit schools for 17 minutes at 10am. David Hogg added, "Our elected officials need to get together, overcome their political differences and get some things done because they need to save the future of our country and the future of our country are those children that are now dying because politicians refuse to take action and continue to take money from these special-interest groups". Read More »

Mueller Charges Russians With Meddling In 2016 Race

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Rather than dialing down the criticism, the tweets seem to have made things worse because the message from the tweets was considered to be in support of President Trump and that it was rubbishing the work carried out by the investigating committee. Read More »

Venezuela launches cryptocurrency called Petro

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The website is hosted by the country's Ministerio del Poder Popular para Educacion Universitaria Ciencia, Tecnologia (MPPEUCT). Despite having more oil reserves than any other country in the world, the Venezuela , and its estimated 30 million residents, is nearing financial ruin. Read More »

Kremlin Denies Meddling In 2016 Election After Russians' Indictments

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Trump tweeted on President's Day, just an hour or so after returning from his golf club in West Palm Beach, Florida. This is according to reports by a British special counsel Robert S. Here are photos of Donald Trump and Barack Obama . "These Russians engaged in a sinister and systematic attack on our political system". That was preposterous, Democrats said. Read More »

Olympics: Stars Cheer on Nathan Chen During Historic Performance

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Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu dominates the men's singles short program of the figure skating at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games on Friday. I trained so hard over the past four years, to an extent I nearly couldn't bear. But the performance of the night belonged to American Nathan Chen , who landed not only the few quads he had planned, but landed a phenomenal six quads with breathtaking accuracy and grace, only touching down on one. Read More »

Fighting gun violence after shooting gives teens goal

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And Americans are once again angry and scared and venting their frustrations on social media, just as they did after Orlando and Las Vegas and Sandy Hook . The Feb. 14 attack seemed to overcome the resistance of some in the states leadership, which has rebuffed gun restrictions since Republicans took control of both the governors office and the Legislature in 1999. Read More »

President to hold 'listening session' with students and teachers of Stoneman Douglas

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Late Friday, he tweeted about the school shooting: "Our entire Nation, w/one heavy heart, continues to pray for the victims & their families in Parkland, FL". "Thirty million dollars", the 18-year-old said, referring to donations during Mr Trump's presidential campaign. The information bolsters an emerging portrait of a disturbed young man who had repeatedly shown warning signs of wanting to unleash violence. Read More »

S Korea wins gold in 3000-meter short track

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The U.S.is not full of particularly skilled shooters, it's last in the tournament in shooting, and Shuster is last among skips. Tonight, three strong American teams, including Maia and Alex Shibutani , are in podium contention as medals are awarded in the Ice Dance competition, and Maddie Bowman looks to defend her gold in ski halfpipe. Read More »

England win but Kiwis reach tri-series final

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He scored 105 runs by facing only 54 balls. New Zealand lost, but they won the bigger prize. But at the moment, just by looking at the numbers, this list gets narrowed down even further to two favourites - India and England - with South Africa and New Zealand not far behind. Read More »