"Worst case nightmare": Girl, 12, suspect in shooting at California middle school

Later in the day, LAPD officials confirmed the girl was booked on a charge of negligent discharge of a firearm but still had not released information about the circumstances leading up to the shooting . "It's a big investment but it has to be done", Senz said. Parents swarmed the area seeking to be re-united with their children. Alexandria Col...

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  • Iranian police arrest 29 women over protests against compulsory hijab
Iranian police arrest 29 women over protests against compulsory hijab

The 29 protesters been transferred to judicial authorities, the report said.Masih Alinejad, the Iranian activist behind the "White Wednesday" social media campaign against mandatory hijabs, who is now based in the U.S., told CNN that the movement has not been influenced from overseas.

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  • Union Budget 2018: Not Much For Auto Sector
Union Budget 2018: Not Much For Auto Sector

Moreover, there would be Rs 500 crore allocated for "agri logistics solutions". Two new initiatives under the Ayushman Bharat Programme in the Union Budget 2018 will be a game changer. Antony Jacob, CEO, Apollo Munich Health Insurance , told Moneycontrol that when it comes to families below the poverty line in smaller towns, the healthcare costs...

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  • Avalanche Kills 3 Army Soldiers In Jammu And Kashmir's Machhil
Avalanche Kills 3 Army Soldiers In Jammu And Kashmir's Machhil

Deceased soldiers were identified as Havaldar Kamlesh Kumar, Niak Balbeer and Sepor Rajinder. "However, one died on the spot and two others succumbed while referring to 92 base hospital Badamibagh, Srinagar ", said an official. Also, a low danger warning of level-1 was issued for Poonch, Rajouri, Reasi, Ramban, Doda, Kishtwar, Udhampur, Anantnag, ...

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  • Top career diplomat leaving State Department
Top career diplomat leaving State Department

But Shannon told the AP that his decision was largely driven by the fact that he recently turned 60, as well as by the death of his mother late previous year. "There will always be a place for Tom Shannon at the State Department", Tillerson said. Tillerson used Shannon for many tasks, including resolving minor irritants in the fraught relations...

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  • O Canada ... oh boy!
O Canada ... oh boy!

Now it needs only the governor general's signature to become law, which is a formality, but a date for that has not yet been set. But until now, they have always been defeated by Conservatives. Wednesday afternoon, the senate passed the bill. "I'm very, very happy". "There's been 30 years plus of activity trying to make our national anthem, this ...

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  • Shubenacadie Sam predicts early Spring
Shubenacadie Sam predicts early Spring

The belief is based on a German legend surrounding Candlemas. But Winnipeg Wyn did see its shadow, predicting more wintry weather. The new Wiarton Willie (the previous Willie died last year) came out of this burrow this morning and did see his shadow, meaning there will be six more weeks of winter .

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  • Hong Kong 'Umbrella Movement' activists nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
Hong Kong 'Umbrella Movement' activists nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

A dozen USA congressmen and women submitted the nomination to the Nobel committee Thursday, "in recognition of their peaceful efforts to bring political reform and self-determination to Hong Kong". The Court of Appeal sentenced them to six to eight months in prison in August a year ago after the Department of Justice applied for judicial reviews to...

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  • DPRK's athletes arrive in S.Korea for Winter Olympics
DPRK's athletes arrive in S.Korea for Winter Olympics

The Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled on Thursday that evidence was "insufficient" that the 28 - including several medalists - had broken anti-doping rules at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi. Alexander Zubkov, president of the Russian bobsleigh federation, was one of the 11 whose doping offences were confirmed and he remained stripped of his two gold...

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  • Federal judge rules Florida's lifetime ban on voting by felons is unconstitutional
Federal judge rules Florida's lifetime ban on voting by felons is unconstitutional

U.S. District Judge Mark Walker on Thursday issued a blistering ruling that says the state's current process to restore voting rights is flawed. "The discretion of the clemency board over the restoration of felons' rights in Florida has been in place for decades and overseen by multiple governors", the office said.

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  • Palestinian President to address UN Security Council Feb 20
Palestinian President to address UN Security Council Feb 20

He added that this was clear in the resolution, recently adopted by the UN General Assembly with a majority of 128 votes which called on the United States to withdraw its recognition and stressed at the same time a unanimous conviction that there is no legal effect of any unilateral decision or action that aim to change the character, status or dem...

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  • Comey Tweets About 'Weasels and Liars' and Joe McCarthy
Comey Tweets About 'Weasels and Liars' and Joe McCarthy

The FBI and the U.S justice department, as well as Democrats and some Republicans, have voiced opposition to the memo being released. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) dismissed claims that a much-anticipated House Intelligence Committee-generated memo was altered in a way that would distort the information misleadingly.

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  • Trans Mountain pipeline project will be built, says PM Trudeau
Trans Mountain pipeline project will be built, says PM Trudeau

She reminded Trudeau during a 30-minute phone call Thursday (when they couldn't arrange a face-to-face meeting) that the only body with the constitutional power to regulate interprovincial pipelines is the federal cabinet. which would create another roadblock for the already-delayed Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion. Notley described the proposal as...

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  • Bill on Holocaust 'truth' clears Poland's legislature
Bill on Holocaust 'truth' clears Poland's legislature

Several global organizations have been quick to condemn the law, including Yad Vashem, Israel's official Holocaust memorial; the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum; and the Simon Wiesenthal Center in Los Angeles. Duda has emphasized that there was no institutionalized participation by Poland or its people in the Holocaust , while admitt...

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  • Miguna Miguna: Court orders his release after dramatic arrest
Miguna Miguna: Court orders his release after dramatic arrest

Raila Odinga, the opposition leader, had on Tuesday sworn himself in as president after the country's apex court had upheld Kenyatta's victory in the November re-run election. "We reject actions that undermine Kenya's Constitution and the rule of law ", the statement read. Odinga's National Super Alliance (NASA) says it wants to create an altern...

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  • CJI makes allocation of cases to judges public
CJI makes allocation of cases to judges public

Last month, justices Chelameswar , Gogoi, Lokur and Joseph held an unprecedented press conference in which they questioned the CJI's allocation of sensitive PILs and important cases. Justice Gogoi will hear cases relating to labour, tax laws, company law, criminal matters, excise and liquor issues. Justice Chelameswar gets criminal matters and c...

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  • Trump's immigration deal is, well, the real deal
Trump's immigration deal is, well, the real deal

The president offered little by way of an olive branch to Democrats, instead repeating an existing White House proposal and - in the single most memorable line of the night - insisting "Americans are dreamers too". The push to reach some sort of consensus on immigration was put on the front burner by Trump's decision to cancel the Deferred Actio...

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  • Democrats lag GOP in fundraising despite anti-Trump energy
Democrats lag GOP in fundraising despite anti-Trump energy

He knew he had a stronger position than the Democrats and used that understanding to his advantage. In 2013, the Senate approved bipartisan legislation that would have offered a path to citizenship for the nation's 11 million undocumented immigrants , build or renovate 700 miles of border fencing and enact significant changes to family immigration...

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  • BJP ally TDP Chandrababu Naidu disappointed over budget, calls it
BJP ally TDP Chandrababu Naidu disappointed over budget, calls it "deeply disappointing"

MP Vijaya Sai Reddy criticised the TDP regime for failing to protect the interests of Andhra Pradesh as there was nothing for the State in the Union Budget. Naidu added, "If they don't want us, we will do the namaskaram and chart our own course". "We are disappointed", said Anantapur MP JC Diwakar Reddy.

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  • ESU to celebrate Black History month
ESU to celebrate Black History month

Call representatives at the federal, state and local levels, and ask what they are doing to reduce police violence in this country. From Harriet Tubman to Dr. Because "those who have no record of what their forebears have accomplished", Woodson famously said, "lose the inspiration which comes from the teaching of biography and history".

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  • Trump says Democrats are 'AWOL' on immigration
Trump says Democrats are 'AWOL' on immigration

Besides tax cuts and the strong economy, Republicans said they have a not-so-secret weapon: House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, who said the GOP tax bill would provide mere "crumbs" for many taxpayers. Conservative Republicans in the House of Representatives are uneasy about extending what they call "amnesty" to anyone in the United States ille...

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  • Texas Man Executed For Killing Daughters While Their Mother Listened on Phone
Texas Man Executed For Killing Daughters While Their Mother Listened on Phone

Hours before Battaglia's scheduled death sentence, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals denied his attorney's request to block the lethal injection . They contended the 62-year-old was delusional and mentally incompetent for execution and that a lower court improperly refused Battaglia's lawyers money to hire an expert to further examine legal claims ...

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  • Second teen in 'Slenderman' stabbing gets 40 years in mental institution
Second teen in 'Slenderman' stabbing gets 40 years in mental institution

The girls said they committed their crime in dedication to Slender Man , a fictional horror character, who told them to do it. They left her for dead but Payton managed to crawl out of the woods and was discovered by a passing bicyclist.

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  • Joel Embiid and Aaron Gordon highlight All-Star Saturday
Joel Embiid and Aaron Gordon highlight All-Star Saturday

And as cool as that is going to be, we can't forget about the festivities before the game when the Skills Challenge , 3-Point Shootout and the Slam Dunk Contest take place on Saturday night. The North Carolina State product is averaging 14.8 points, 4.8 assists and 3.9 rebound per game. George connected on a record nine three-pointers and scor...

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  • IDF strikes Hamas observation post in response to rocket fire
IDF strikes Hamas observation post in response to rocket fire

In November, Israel blew up tunnels in the southern Gaza Strip, killing 12 Palestinian fighters with the Hamas and Islamic Jihad movements, according to Ma'an. On Wednesday, the US administration classified Haniyeh as a "specially designated global terrorist" and imposed a raft of financial sanctions against him.

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