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Donald Trump says his administration is looking into gun bump stock ban

Donald Trump says his administration is looking into gun bump stock ban The devices were approved by the Obama administration's Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives ( ATF ) in 2010, but the NRA is now asking for that decision to be reviewed. Still, he said , "it's a pretty small concession in the realm of gun stuff". "Right now, our focus, as we've said over the last couple of days, is on healing and uniting the country", White House press secretary ... [Full Article...]

Trump Rants About "Unfunny" Late Night Hosts Treating Him Unfairly

Trump Rants About Trump, who has recently launched his own culture war on the entertainment industry, exploded on Twitter early Saturday morning, criticizing late-night hosts as "one-sided" and " unfunny " and calling for Republicans to get "Equal Time" on TV. [Full Article...]

Trump Tries to Revive Health Care Debate With Phone Call to Schumer

Trump Tries to Revive Health Care Debate With Phone Call to Schumer The president says the Obama health law "is badly broken, big premiums". The president, however, seems anxious to appear willing to deal with Democrats despite their universal opposition to repealing and replacing Obamacare. The president has suggested earlier that he'd be open to negotiating with Democrats on health care. "A good place to start might be the Alexander-Murray negotiations that wo... [Full Article...]

Vehicle hits pedestrians near London's Natural History Museum

Vehicle hits pedestrians near London's Natural History Museum One person has been arrested following the incident in Exhibition Road in South Kensington. "A man has been detained at the scene". "It is believed that a number of pedestrians have been injured", the statement said. Police are labeling it an "incident" and said they will release more information "when we can". The BBC reported that the injuries appeared to be minor. [Full Article...]

Police teargas Kenyan vote protesters, crowds gather in cities

Police teargas Kenyan vote protesters, crowds gather in cities Kenyan police fired teargas at hundreds of opposition supporters in the capital Nairobi calling for the sack of some electoral commission officials. "Do not be cheated that NASA has some agreement with IEBC and that there is some progress that we are party to". Mr Magaya asked police to provide security for leaders and supporters, who will participate in the demonstrations. [Full Article...]

After pounding Central America, Tropical Storm Nate set to hit US

After pounding Central America, Tropical Storm Nate set to hit US As of 5 p.m. ET, Tropical Storm Nate was about 80 miles east of Cozumel, Mexico, moving north-northwest at 21 mph with maximum sustained winds of 60 mph. "Nate is at our doorstep or will be soon", New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu said on Saturday . A few days ago, Tropical Depression 16 was forecast to turn into Tropical Storm Nate and possibly the 9th hurricane of the season. [Full Article...]

Another Officer Killed a Black Man And Is Walking Away Scot

Another Officer Killed a Black Man And Is Walking Away Scot After being told he would be arrested for his outstanding warrants over aggravated assault and misdemeanor drug possession, Harmon attempted to flee the scene and was chased by the police, at which point officers said he reached for a knife. [Full Article...]

Turkey prepared for new military operations in Syria

Turkey prepared for new military operations in Syria Mustafa Sejari, a senior official in the Liwa al-Mutasem rebel group, told Reuters " the Free Syrian Army with support from Turkish troops is in full readiness to enter the area but until this moment there is no movement ", he said. "We intend to further enhance our steps in providing safety to Idlib now". A battle with al-Qaida-linked fighters in Syria could prove costly for Turkey and its alli... [Full Article...]

Delhi: Five Killed in Shahdara Over Alleged Property Dispute

Delhi: Five Killed in Shahdara Over Alleged Property Dispute The police official added that the deceased include four women and a security guard. They have formed five teams to nab the killers, said Joint Commissioner (eastern range) Ravindra Yadav, while confirming the incident. Shahdara DCP, Nupur Prasad, identified the deceased as 82-year-old Urmila Jindal, 56-year-old Sangeeta Gupta, 48-year-old Nupur, 38-year-old Anjali, and 42-year-old security-guard ... [Full Article...]

70-yr-old killed on suspicion of being braid chopper in J&K

70-yr-old killed on suspicion of being braid chopper in J&K It is the first death caused by fast spreading braid-chopping scare. So far, the mobs have only beaten up innocent people after alleging they were braid choppers. The authorities also detained JKLF chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik and placed moderate separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq under house arrest. A protest march was taken out from Abi Guzar locality. [Full Article...]

European Union sues Ireland for failing to collect back taxes from Apple

European Union sues Ireland for failing to collect back taxes from Apple Even after a year of the announcement, Ireland failed to recover even a part of the taxes . "This is of course something that is already on appeal to the European Court of Justice ". 'Ireland has to recover up to €13 billion in illegal State aid from Apple . The EU's executive arm claimed in a 130-page document Irish tax authorities have been "inconsistent" in their treatment of Apple a... [Full Article...]

Decapitated head of journalist Kim Wall found after submarine disappearance

Decapitated head of journalist Kim Wall found after submarine disappearance Ms Wall's arms are still missing. The freelance journalist was last seen alive on 10 August when she went to interview the inventor Peter Madsen, who has been charged with her murder. "This hard drive doesn't belong to me", Madsen insisted, saying numerous people had access to his workshop. Her torso had also been weighed down when it was found, also in Koge Bay. [Full Article...]

Nate forces World Cup qualifier postponement

Nate forces World Cup qualifier postponement According to the latest official data, the death toll in Costa Rica were eight people, another 30 are still missing. "We do not know yet what the size of the damage is, but it is a major crisis". The delay means that the teams that play on Friday won't know qualification scenarios ahead of Tuesday's final round of matches until the Costa Rica-Honduras match is completed some 24 hours later than or... [Full Article...]

Erdogan: Turkish military to be positioned in Idlib

Erdogan: Turkish military to be positioned in Idlib More than 240 people were killed on the night of July 15 past year, when putschists commandeered tanks, warplanes and helicopters, attacking parliament and attempting to overthrow the government. Turkey considers his group a terrorist organization. Investors also worry about Erdogan's tightening grip on power and an erosion in the rule of law. [Full Article...]

Nerve agent found on Kim Jong-nam murder suspects, Malaysian court told

Nerve agent found on Kim Jong-nam murder suspects, Malaysian court told The first half focuses on the assassination of Kim Jong-Nam on Feb. 13 of this year, almost certainly by his younger half-brother Kim Jong-Un, the current "supreme leader" of that strange nation. "It's not too much so that it compels the [United States] to act but it's still a little bit more". The action is against eight banks originating in North Korea and 26 individuals that have a connection... [Full Article...]

Excitement in Modi's village over his first visit as PM

He will kick off his visit from the Hatkeshwar temple. "There shall be a public meeting in Chotila after which I will go to Gandhinagar, where a new building of IIT will be dedicated to the nation", the tweet added. On Sunday, he would visit his home town of Vadnagar in North Gujarat to inaugurate a new Rs 500-crore civil hospital and a medical college. He will also launch the Intensified Miss... [Full Article...]

The deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history

The deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history Michelle Vo worked at an insurance group in Pasadena and, at 32, was the youngest of four siblings. But, as they say, it is what it is. "That's not true. In her interview, Mrs Melton revealed that she and her husband married just previous year and were very much in love. A smiling Burditus, of Martinsburg, West Virginia, posted a Twitter selfie of herself with her beaming husband, Tony, at the c... [Full Article...]

Trump mocked for tossing paper towels to hurricance victims

Trump mocked for tossing paper towels to hurricance victims Only 47 percent of the island's water customers have access to potable water, and 95 percent of Puerto Rico is still without power, according to the office of the governor. Government response was noticeably slower to Maria in Puerto Rico than Harvey and Irma before it. Trump said this in front of victims and island government members . [Full Article...]

The NRA's strategic ploy on bump stocks

Indeed, following the shooting in Orlando, Florida that killed 49 people previous year, 57 percent of Americans polled by CBS News said they supported a ban on assault weapons. But it does allow the person firing the weapon to get off more shots more quickly. "My reaction was that this was all created to kill or injure as many people as possible as quickly as possible, and that's the reaso... [Full Article...]

Who the heck cares whether tax cuts benefit Trump?

Who the heck cares whether tax cuts benefit Trump? Representative John Yarmuth, the top Democrat on the House Budget Committee, asked on the House floor. Mr Trump has repeatedly called on the Senate to scrap the filibuster for legislation, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has so far ignored the President's requests. [Full Article...]


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