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Delhi Chief Secretary's medical report confirms facial injuries — AAP vs bureaucrats

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While the BJP and the AAP are political rivals in Delhi and other states, as the party ruling the Centre, the BJP needs to shun an adversarial approach and reach out to resolve this tussle. But it must be recalled that while hearing the Delhi govt.'s petition challenging the HC order, a Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court had observed that the LG should observe "Constitutional statesmanship" in dealing with the Delhi govt. Read More »

Chelsea 1-1 Barcelona: Five things we learned

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Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is dealing with an enormous amount of pressure, as there is much media speculation that he could be sacked sooner rather than later. Messi's intervention was a tough pill to swallow for Chelsea , who proved more than a match for Barcelona for much of the evening. Meanwhile Barcelona striker Luis Suarez believes that their second leg clash with Chelsea will benefit Spanish giants after getting an away goal. Read More »

NRA's Wayne LaPierre says gun control advocates 'hate individual freedom'

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LaPierre used his address to the conservative conference CPAC to hit out at anti-gun campaigners, who, led by young survivors of the shooting, have attempted to make political headway in the last week. Florida Republican Senator Marco Rubio was confronted Wednesday night by the father of one of the victims. The group argued that raising the minimum age would deprive people between the ages of 18 and 20 of "their constitutional right to self-protection". Read More »

Russia will consider UN ceasefire in Syria

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Over the past few years of the Syrian conflict, the Syrian crisis has become one of the worst humanitarian crises facing the world with East Ghouta facing the most- dire situation . Swedish Ambassador Olof Skoog said, "We are trying to find a way forward". Lavrov recalled that recently, the terrorists were proposed a scheme for a peaceful withdrawal from the city of Eastern Ghuta, similar to what happened with about 3,000 armed men and their families who left by a humanitarian ... Read More »

Vonn takes bronze in final downhill of 'Games' career

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Her downhill run looked so commanding, the Vonn of old as she fearlessly set a time 0.74 seconds ahead of the chasing pack. Wendy Holdener of Switzerland earned the bronze . In an interview with Sharyn Alfonsi past year for 60 Minutes Sports, Vonn elaborated on the long list of injuries she has sustained throughout her career as one of the greatest ski racers in history. Read More »

Trump says armed teachers should get bonuses

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Numerous comments are from gun owners angry over any attempt to regulate the accessory, which they view as a slippery slope toward outlawing guns all together. "Am I supposed to have a kevlar vest?" she said. Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer noted that the president had supported gun measures in the past and dropped them. Read More »

YouTube Removes School Shooting Conspiracy Video From Trending Section

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Trump Jr. also liked another tweet by True Pandit, a Philadelphia-based conservative news organization that made fun of Hogg, calling him "the kid who has been running his mouth about how President Donald Trump and the GOP are teaming to help murder high school kids by upholding the Second Amendment". Read More »

Pro-gun Florida legislature considers gun-reform bill

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These students also spoke on the actions they want to see done to prevent more people from being killed. President Donald Trump is continuing to talk about the possibility of arming teachers, saying he means concealed weapons for "gun adept teachers with military or special training experience - only the best". Read More »

Apple Reportedly Working On Water Resistant AirPods

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Currently, using Siri requires a double-tap on your AirPods . Of course, we already know that an upgrade is on the way for AirPods , as Apple plans to release a new AirPods case that can be used with its incoming wireless charging mat. Read More »

US, Norway, Finns, Germans in Olympic hockey quarters

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I'm very proud. I feel so focused on the day that I haven't realized yet what I've done. The puck wobbled in front of the net before American goaltender Maddie Rooney swatted it away and her teammates swarmed the ice. After finishing sixth in super-G, she trailed Goggia by nearly half of a second to take away the downhill bronze. No added pressure, though. "It was just about myself", Goggia said. Read More »

Marches, walkouts and sit-ins: Gun control battle heads to the street

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Cruz, who has had a history of mental illness, is now at the main Broward County jail facing 17 counts of premeditated murder. "To every politician taking donations from the NRA, shame on you!" she said, assailing Mr Trump over the multi-million-dollar support his campaign received from the gun lobby. Read More »

Lindsey Vonn bids Olympics farewell, targets Stenmark record

Michelle Gisin of Switzerland took gold after completing the downhill in 1 minute, 40.14 seconds, then cruising in slalom (40.76) to combine for an aggregate time of 2:20.90. Shiffrin's signature event is the slalom . American skiing phenom Lindsey Vonn found herself on the Olympic podium once again Wednesday after winning bronze in the women's downhill . Read More »

University strikes turn violent as protesters storm academic building

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Academics at both Medway and Canterbury campuses began picketing at 8am this morning, with many lecturers participating in the strike being joined by students who stood alongside their teachers in solidarity over the changes. The protest in Wales follows a ballot of 2,000 University and College Union (UCU) members at Cardiff, Aberystwyth and Bangor universities, and University of Wales. Read More »

Dismal showing for United States female figure skaters

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In November, Tennell won a bronze medal in her grand prix debut at the 2017 Bridgestone Skate America competition, becoming the first US woman since Caroline Zhang 2007 to do so. Early on in her training, she made the decision not to move to Colorado Springs full-time. Last year, U.S. Figure Skating reported its fourth straight year of membership growth. Read More »

YouTube Apologizes For Trending Conspiracy Video On Florida Survivor

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The president's son Donald Trump Jr appeared to be taken in by the conspiracy. Democratic Congressman Ted Lieu also tweeted to dismiss the theory, writing: "THIS CONSPIRACY THEORY IS INSANE". "Work together. Come over your politics and get something done", Hogg said during a rally, demanding action. For its part, YouTube told CNN that the video that reached No. Read More »

OR student arrested for sending 'I am the shooter' Snapchat threat

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A spokesperson for the Savannah-Chatham County Public School System says they looked into the threat in the interest of student safety. Should we locate the source, that person (s) will be arrested, charged, and prosecuted. Thursday, but Assistant Chief Gail Struss said it had nothing to do with the viral threat. Parents and students in Robertson County were nervous after seeing the posts, which appear to threaten a school named "SHS". Read More »

Trump Calls Out Jeff Sessions Over Obama Investigation-and Misspells His Name

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The Philadelphia Inquirer reported Wednesday on the specific acts in the indictment that took place in the Keystone State. It would be a waste of space to quote all of Trump's bleating, but basically he tried to claim that the indictment proves two things: Whatever the Russians did or didn't do, they had no impact on the outcome of the election; and there was no collusion - or as Trump would put it, NO COLLUSION - between the Russians and the Trump campaign. Read More »

Winter Olympics get steamy as traffic on Tinder, PornHub skyrockets

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The medal was the 100 gold medal for the U.S. in Winter Olympic history as well as Shaun's third gold medal making him the first Olympic snowboarder to win three. His appearance in his fourth and final Olympics made for a climactic end to his journey of redemption. We've taken the proper road I think and embraced it and it's fun. Read More »

Does Marco Rubio deserve credit for holding a town hall?

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From Tallahassee to Washington DC, students who survived last week's high school shooting spent the day putting the heat on politicians to take action on gun control. "God they make me puke". Several states including California, already have a version of the laws, which are also called "extreme risk protective orders" and "red flag laws". Read More »

Missoula Students March For Stronger Gun Regulations

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The walkout came on the same day President Trump met with students, parents and teachers. In Washington , survivors and those affected by mass shootings gathered to talk to Trump at the White House. His brother's teacher Scott Beigel was killed while ushering students into a classroom for safety; Matthew was one of the last students that he saved. Read More »

Students Press Florida Lawmakers On Gun Control

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State Sen. Kathleen Passidomo (R) is working to reschedule because of an appropriations meeting, her aide Jared Willis told HuffPost . She recalled lessons learned about the Second Amendment in her history classes, but said the right to bear arms "does not and will never overpower the individuals right to life and liberty". Read More »

Parkland shooting survivor confronts Donald Trump on gun violence in schools

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Pollack said. "In the elevator, they got a security guard". "I think that's a very negative thing to be talking about". "Legislative proposals that prevent law-abiding adults aged 18-20 years old from acquiring rifles and shotguns effectively prohibits them for purchasing any firearm, thus depriving them of their constitutional right to self-protection", the group said in a statement. Read More »

NRA's Wayne Lapierre Calls For More Protection & Guns At Schools ~ VIDEO

The alleged shooter in South Florida had purchased at least 10 guns, all rifles and shotguns, including the AR-15 used in the massacre, according to a law enforcement official familiar with the probe. LaPierre went on to say that the Democratic party is "now a party infested with saboteurs who don't believe in capitalism, don't believe in the Constitution, don't believe in our freedom and don't believe in America as we know it". Read More »

Ivanka Trump to meet South Korea's Moon on Olympics trip

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Before reaching South Korea , Pence said the United States would soon unveil the "toughest and most aggressive round of economic sanctions on North Korea ever". "We will seek consensus from the worldwide community on the need to create a virtuous cycle, in that improving inter-Korean relations could translate into finding a solution to the North's nuclear problem". Read More »

Texas school district to suspend students protesting gun laws

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Volk and other students drew protest posters in their morning classes, with slogans like "317 Last Year - How Many This Year?" "We're scared", said 17-year-old Molly Hetzel, who is organizing a walkout at Kennebunk High School. He and other students from West Boca High walked out of their school campus to show solidarity with their neighboring peers, some of whom had just embarked on a lobbying trip to Tallahassee. Read More »

The Norwegian Curling Team Should Win Gold For Their Pants

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She won bronze in the event, becoming the oldest alpine skier to win a medal at the Winter Olympics . Starting seventh in the field of 39 racers, Vonn hit speeds of almost 70 miles per hour as she scorched down the mountain. Kildow said he'll be there to watch and he made it clear he thinks he could be watching his daughter compete for quite some time . "It was definitely unexpected", Tennell said of her fall on a triple toe loop, "but things happen". Read More »

McHenry County under flood warning until Wednesday morning

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A mother and her disabled daughter were injured when one twister demolished their mobile home. That could change this week, as there is another system expected at the end of the week, Bishop said . The weather also caused minor power disruptions, business closings and the cancellation of school and other events. Parts of Michigan's Lower Peninsula were seeing flooding and road closures. Read More »

Conservative Backbenchers Remind Theresa May of Vulnerability on Brexit

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Once these wrap up - chief European Union negotiator Michel Barnier has spoken of "substantial" disagreements - negotiations can then begin on Britain's future relationship with the bloc. Last week British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said it would be "absurd" if Britain left the bloc but did not "take advantage of the economic freedom it will bring". Read More »

Canada only country to provide platform to Khalistanis, says ex-Indian envoy

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The visit of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to India has been hit by another controversy over a dinner invitation extended to Jaspal Atwal , who is a convicted Khalistani terrorist. Moreover, Modi was not in Delhi when Trudeau arrived. Modi and Trudeau are scheduled to meet Friday in New Delhi at the tail end of his first visit as prime minister to India. Read More »

Right-Wing Conspiracy, Claiming Fla. School Shooting Was FBI Plot, Gains Traction

As David Hogg has become the face of the teenagers' crusade to change gun laws, he has also become the target of conspiracy theorists looking to discredit him. Placed in context, the report was about a much more mundane story: a dispute Hogg and a friend had with a lifeguard about a boogie board. The fact that the father of Graham Hogg, one of the surviving students who has spoken eloquently about the need for gun safety legislation, is a retired Federal Bureau of Investigation agent ... Read More »

Pennsylvania Republicans Ask US Supreme Court to Block New Congressional Map

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Justice Alito, who oversees emergency applications from Pennsylvania, denied the earlier Republican appeal without formally circulating the request to the full court. Pennsylvania is a hotly contested swing state, and the redistricting is expected to boost Democrats' chances of winning several of the U.S. House seats in the state in November. Read More »

YHS students, staff get OK to join national school walkout March 14

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For hours hundreds of middle school and high school students demanded for change. "We are working collaboratively with the city and local law enforcement to develop plans to ensure our students' safety", Gonzales said. Parent Amy Lundy, whose first-grader attends Morikami Park Elementary west of Delray Beach, suggested more locks on doors, security cameras, more police and parent security volunteers in hallways. Read More »