• Trump points to missed signs in Parkland shooting
Trump points to missed signs in Parkland shooting

Ashley Kurth said of politicians who do little more than offer condolences after mass shootings: "We're exhausted of the 'We're sorry for your loss.' 'We're praying for you, '" Kurth said according to the Daily Beast . An AR-15 style rifle was used in Wednesday's shooting . The shooting took place around 2:30 p.m. (0730 GMT) Wednesday ...

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  • New details released in South Florida shooting
New details released in South Florida shooting

The 14-year-old's family lived in Woodcliff Lake, which is about 30 miles outside New York City, from 2010 to 2014, when they moved to Florida . Broward County Mayor Beam Furr told CNN Cruz had a history of mental issues . The video comes amid ongoing revelations about Cruz's troubled past. Rich and Rachel Castleberry visit one of se...

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  • Veterans Affairs chief of staff resigns over doctored emails
Veterans Affairs chief of staff resigns over doctored emails

Shulkin met Thursday with White House chief of staff John Kelly, according to a White House official familiar with the situation, who said Friday that Shulkin was not fired. She had been with the VA for 32 years as a career federal employee. When Obama was President, any whiff of scandal at the VA was made into months long drama for cable TV- rig...

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  • Rape slur on Kerala priest
Rape slur on Kerala priest

The incident occurred last month when Thomas was serving as vicar of the church at Perumthururth near Kaduthuruthy. The Pala diocese of the Syro-Malabar Catholic Church issued a release on Thursday stating that Thomas had been dismissed from pastoral service and "all stages of priesthood".

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  • Al via le Olimpiadi invernali 2018 di Pyeongchang
Al via le Olimpiadi invernali 2018 di Pyeongchang

Saranno tre gli azzurri che si cimenteranno con le prime competizioni: Matteo Rizzo e la coppia composta da Nicole Della Monica e Matteo Guarise si esibiranno nei propri programmi corti validi per il team event di pattinaggio artistico .

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  • Teen suspect in Marshall County school shooting indicted by Grand Jury
Teen suspect in Marshall County school shooting indicted by Grand Jury

The name of Gabriel R. Parker, 15, was released Friday. There were 14 other students shot and seven others injured while trying to leave the school. A grand jury returned an indictment on Tuesday, charging Parker with two counts of murder and 14 counts of 1st degree assault.

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  • Maryam says Lodhran by-polls exonerated Nawaz Sharif
Maryam says Lodhran by-polls exonerated Nawaz Sharif

Gulalai spoke to the media outside the Parliament House on Thursday, saying that she was made the offer but she refused the Senate ticket because this did not sit well with her morals and patriotism. "Gulalai should first raise herself to a level in politics that would merit the PML-N offering her a ticket", he said. In a statement, PML-N's spoke...

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  • Trump omits gun control from address on school shooting
Trump omits gun control from address on school shooting

UPDATE: According to the Los Angeles Times , Jereb now says he was mistaken and Cruz was not a member of the Republic of Florida militia group. The group has previously called for Floridians to pick up arms against the government, fight for secession and revive a white "ethno-state".

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  • EU Tells Tech Companies to Do More for Users' Safety
EU Tells Tech Companies to Do More for Users' Safety

And, while they have made some beneficial policy changes, the EU Commission said they still need to do more. The executive arm of the European Union is exhausted of waiting for social media companies to comply with the EU's consumer protection rules, saying today that industry giants such as Facebook Inc., Twitter Inc.

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  • Police investigate vandalism at Hurricane High School
Police investigate vandalism at Hurricane High School

According to the Salt Lake Tribune , local police said: 'Based on information we received from the Federal Bureau of Investigation we do not believe this act was perpetrated by someone linked to the Islamic State'. Workers also lowered the ISIS flag immediately and replaced it with a new American flag. "I don't know where this particular one c...

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  • Muse to livestream by-request Paris show
Muse to livestream by-request Paris show

The brand new single from British rockers Muse , aptly titled " Thought Contagion ", has just hit our airwaves (February 15), and to be honest it's as charged up as charged up gets! Billed as a "By Request" show ticket holders can choose their Top 5 tracks and all votes submitted with be collated and used to curate the set on the night.

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  • Groves dismisses challenger Eubank Jr as a 'gimmick'
Groves dismisses challenger Eubank Jr as a 'gimmick'

WBA super-middleweight champion George Groves dismissed Chris Eubank Jr as a "gimmick" on Wednesday as the challenger said this weekend's title bout could be a defining fight for his career. "Sparring with him was competitive, uncomfortable and I hit him with around six or seven right hands - the same right hand that knocked Groves out - and I cou...

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  • Mexico hit by 7.5-magnitude natural disaster: USGS
Mexico hit by 7.5-magnitude natural disaster: USGS

Hawaii time, was centered about 2 miles west-northwest of San Lorenzo in southwestern Mexico, at a depth of about 27 miles. A magnitude 3.4 natural disaster was recorded at 1:16 a.m. The U.S. Geological Survey put the quake's preliminary magnitude at 7.5 and said its epicenter was 2 kilometres southeast of Pinotepa in Oaxaca state.

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  • GOP Rep. Cramer to challenge Dem Heitkamp for Senate seat, reversing course
GOP Rep. Cramer to challenge Dem Heitkamp for Senate seat, reversing course

In a statement, the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee dismissed Cramer's candidacy. Now, six years later, Cramer follows in Berg's footsteps and declares his own run for the Senate. Cramer said that he has since been contacted by GOP faithful and "hundreds" of North Dakotans to get into the race. "I'm now looking at it through a patriotic ...

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  • Amtrak May Stop Running on Tracks Lacking Safety Technology
Amtrak May Stop Running on Tracks Lacking Safety Technology

Human error is likely the cause of a collision between an Amtrak train and a freight train in SC that killed two people and injured dozens of others earlier this month, according to a preliminary report by federal investigators. "While the collision remains under investigation, we know that signal suspensions are an unusual operating condition, use...

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  • Jimmy Kimmel attacks Donald Trump over response to 'senseless' Florida shooting
Jimmy Kimmel attacks Donald Trump over response to 'senseless' Florida shooting

However, this information was not passed on and no further investigation was conducted. Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said during the press conference that Cruz had arrived at the school on an Uber. The suspect then entered a Walmart store where he bought a soft drink. "Not later. Now. And don't you dare let anyone say it's too soon to ta...

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  • Sen. Nelson on Florida shooting: It's bad
Sen. Nelson on Florida shooting: It's bad

It was meant to block those with serious mental health problems from buying guns and add them to the the national background check database. It's a guy that's putting all these things up on social media. Nelson said he is a co-sponsor of "all of them" when it comes to gun control bills. And I'll share the ones because I've heard them before and I h...

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  • Russian Federation intends to keep meddling in U.S. elections — Intelligence Chiefs
Russian Federation intends to keep meddling in U.S. elections — Intelligence Chiefs

The senior officials, who also included CIA Director Mike Pompeo, FBI Director Christopher Wray , National Security Agency Director Admiral Mike Rogers, Defense Intelligence Agency Director Lieutenant General Robert Ashley, and National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Director Robert Cardillo, ranked Russian interference at or near the top of their...

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  • In wake of shooting, Florida governor calls on Federal Bureau of Investigation director to resign
In wake of shooting, Florida governor calls on Federal Bureau of Investigation director to resign

The Douglas football program tweeted that Feis, who was also an alumnus of the school, "selflessly shielded students from the shooter when he was shot". Trump, who did not speak publicly immediately after the shooting , weighed in on Twitter early Thursday, calling the suspect "mentally disturbed" and stressing it was important to "report such i...

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  • Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) Jumps 1.49% in Friday's Pre-Market
Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) Jumps 1.49% in Friday's Pre-Market

Deere said its turf sales are expected to outperform the industry due to the success of its new products. Since August 14, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 33 sales for $395.73 million activity. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 26.5%. The company had revenue of $6.83 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6....

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  • Brick-throwing burglar knocks accomplice out cold
Brick-throwing burglar knocks accomplice out cold

The following screen grab is from a video released by the Shanghai Police Department that shows two unidentified men attempting to break into a storefront window. The CCTV footage video showing this failed robbery act was uploaded in video sharing site YouTube by a channel called "What's on Weibo". "World's Worst Burglar Clocks His Partner In The...

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  • Number of flu deaths reported in IN rises to 195
Number of flu deaths reported in IN rises to 195

The elderly, children and people with weakened immune systems are most at risk for the flu. "We try to encourage them to stay in their rooms", said Darlene Ruffin-Alexander, Lenbrook's vice president of health services. Flu shots are still widely available through public health, drug stores and medical providers, she said. Free vaccinations w...

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  • Turkey jails 6 journalists over failed coup
Turkey jails 6 journalists over failed coup

The cleric denies involvement. Today's sentencing came on the same day that another Turkish court ordered the release of Deniz Yucel, a German-Turkish journalist , who spent just over a year in pre-trial detention without an indictment, in a case that tested relations between Ankara and Berlin.

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  • Sanders: Russian election interference has been clear to everyone except Trump
Sanders: Russian election interference has been clear to everyone except Trump

The indictment details an elaborate plot to interfere in the 2016 US presidential election. Three of those named have been accused of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and five have been accused of aggravated identity theft. "We must not allow them to succeed". Against intelligence and counterintelligence, against the latest developments and techn...

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  • Under fire, Kelly overhauls White House clearance procedure
Under fire, Kelly overhauls White House clearance procedure

The Trump administration has said Porter's security-clearance investigation remained open because the White House Personnel Security Office, which approves clearances, had not finished its work. The chief of staff also proposed discontinuing top-level interim clearances for individuals whose security clearances have been pending since the beginning...

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