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Democrats criticized for talking gun control so soon after Vegas shooting Democrats criticized for talking gun control so soon after Vegas shooting
- October 05, 2017

A woman lights candles at a vigil on the Las Vegas Strip following on October 2. A 2013 Pew survey found self-protection is the most commonly cited reason for owning a gun. Automatic weapons are created to continuously fire ammunition with just one pull of the trigger. From 2010-2015, Honduras saw the highest averages of gun-related homicides, with guns killing 67 out of every 100,000 people there. (more...)
Kamal Haasan to launch political party on his birthday, November 7? Kamal Haasan to launch political party on his birthday, November 7?
- October 05, 2017

Tamil superstar Rajinikanth will bring "a lot of change" when he will enter politics, his wife Latha Rajinikanth predictive. "He might have 100 ideas to do good for people". The project also stars Shruti Haasan, Ramya Krishnan, Brahmanandam and Saurabh Shukla. Kamal Haasan reason for starting a new party is that none of the existing parties doesn't represent his beliefs. (more...)
Former al-Nusra Front Leader Critically Injured in Russian Airstrike in Syria Former al-Nusra Front Leader Critically Injured in Russian Airstrike in Syria
- October 05, 2017

Golani and his men were bombed by two Russian planes on October 3, according to a statement by Defence Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov. Last month Russian Federation claimed to have killed several top ISIL commanders in an air strike including the US-trained " minister of war " Gulmurod Khalimov. (more...)
Five Former Living Presidents Together In Aggieland For Hurricane Relief Five Former Living Presidents Together In Aggieland For Hurricane Relief
- October 05, 2017

The George H.W. Bush Presidential Library Foundation said that Bush, George W. Bush, Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, and Barack Obama will be featured at the concert. But as the 41st president prepared to host his library's 20th birthday this month, Bush - in true Texas fashion - made a decision to go big. Tickets for the "Deep From the Heart" concert are now on sale. (more...)
Court to weigh delay in lawsuit over Pa. congressional districts Court to weigh delay in lawsuit over Pa. congressional districts
- October 05, 2017

Hearing roughly an hour of arguments in the case, the nine justices opened their new nine-month term after a three-month break, with a series of major cases lined up in the coming months regarding voting rights, religious liberty, union funding and other issues. (more...)
Theresa May to 'talk about social housing' in Tory conference speech Theresa May to 'talk about social housing' in Tory conference speech
- October 05, 2017

Mrs May's speech was also interrupted by fits of coughing, which she laughed off. The F and the E fell off . The Prime Minister looked briefly bemused for a moment, but accepted the piece of paper from the man before he was escorted of the building by security staff. (more...)
Cats kill 1 million Australian birds a day, study shows Cats kill 1 million Australian birds a day, study shows
- October 05, 2017

For more of this story, purchase your copy of Thursday's Sunraysia Daily 5-10-2017. He went on to say, "It is likely to be driving the ongoing decline of many species". "This new research emphasizes the need to continue working to reduce the impact of cats on our native biodiversity". This is a problem for obvious reasons: cats can't tell if a particular bird is part of a threatened species, and that means destruction for these vulnerable creatures. (more...)
SC prison unit overtaken by inmates SC prison unit overtaken by inmates
- October 05, 2017

McCormick County Sheriff Clarke Starnes said no inmates have escaped Wednesday from McCormick Correctional Institution and no injuries have been reported so far. There was also a report of a small fire was also set inside the dormitory according to deputies, and there may also have been some type of fight or commotion. (more...)
Neighbours 'thought man was terrorist' for flying Jack Daniels flag Neighbours 'thought man was terrorist' for flying Jack Daniels flag
- October 05, 2017

However, the joke was completely lost on his neighbours who mistook the famous logo of the Tennessee distiller for the black-and-white ISIS flag . According to the man, part of the note read: "Should we be afraid of you? Are you an IS-sympathiser?" First the Italian flag and now the black death flag . (more...)
Girlfriend Of Las Vegas Shooter Returns To United States
- October 05, 2017

Danley's Facebook page which is now deleted was full of pictures of her trip overseas. Danley had been out of the country for weeks before the shooting. But while the shooter himself had no criminal background, the same reportedly can not be said for all his family. Even though Paddock did not have any criminal record against him, his father, Benjamin Hoskins Paddock, was a notorious bank robber. (more...)
Russian Federation says IS attacks in Syria come from location near United States forces
- October 05, 2017

Other reports have suggested that al-Julani may have lost his hand. Washington and the United Nations did not recognize the group's break from al-Qaeda and kept it on terror blacklists. A series of recent Islamic State attacks against Syrian forces used sophisticated intelligence and originated from a US-controlled area near al-Tanf on the Syria-Jordan border, Russia's Defense Ministry said. (more...)
Vegas shooter's girlfriend 'didn't know anything,' family says Vegas shooter's girlfriend 'didn't know anything,' family says
- October 05, 2017

Her sisters recently spoke out to Seven Network Australia, claiming Paddock may have sent Danley away to the Philippines to avoid her interfering with his planning. It said investigators were trying to trace the money and were probing at least a dozen financial reports over the past several weeks that said Paddock gambled more than $10,000 per day. (more...)
White House Press Secretary chokes back tears while discussing Las Vegas massacre
- October 05, 2017

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has almost choked up during her daily press briefing. The FBI, Justice Department and Department of Homeland Security are working with local law enforcement officials to determine the facts surrounding this tragedy, and it wouldn't be appropriate to start having a political debate before we even know the facts, less than 24 hours after local law enforcement and first responders arrived on the scene . (more...)
Russia Accuses US Of Helping Islamic State In Syria
- October 05, 2017

On September 20, the Russian Defense Ministry said it obtained data indicating that an offensive launched by Al Nusra terrorists and their allies seeking particularly to capture a unit of the Russian military police was orchestrated by the United States security services. (more...)
Gun Stocks Up After Vegas Shooting Gun Stocks Up After Vegas Shooting
- October 05, 2017

And the Olin Corporation, which owns the Winchester brand of ammunition, saw a 6% rise to an all-time high, CNN reports . Gun manufacturer shares and stock prices have risen following the shooting in Las Vegas. Shares of gun manufacturers also won a boost when, for much of a year ago, Hillary Clinton looked to be heading for the White House, where she was expected to push for gun controls, sparking panic buying of weapons. (more...)
Trump calls Las Vegas shooter 'sick,' 'demented' Trump calls Las Vegas shooter 'sick,' 'demented'
- October 05, 2017

I don't believe in restricting the rights of hundreds of millions people because of the acts of a madman'. While some people tried to hide, others ran for their lives. Hughes said, "Laws should be enacted based on sound public policy in compliance with state and federal constitution". "He's never hit anybody". Morgan, who called for a change to gun laws when he was based in the U.S., produced two Kinder Surprise eggs and revealed they were banned in America because the toys inside were ... (more...)
Las Vegas shooting prompts gun control rally in Manhattan Las Vegas shooting prompts gun control rally in Manhattan
- October 05, 2017

By far the deadliest in United States gun-related violence history, committed by Stephen Paddock, being termed as a "lone-wolf", when he opened fire from a Las Vegas hotel room. In fact, the very idea of having to craft this argument makes me sick. On the opposite side of the coin, the LGBT gun control group Gays Against Guns announced fresh rallies in NY for increased restrictions. (more...)
Las Vegas gunman wired $140k to Philippines before shooting spree Las Vegas gunman wired $140k to Philippines before shooting spree
- October 05, 2017

While online directories listed one of Marilou Danley's previous addresses as a Springdale duplex, Washington County and local law enforcement officials said they had no record of Danley living in Northwest Arkansas, noting that she may have lived there without any government agency knowing. (more...)
Gov. Brownback's confirmation hearing this morning Gov. Brownback's confirmation hearing this morning
- October 05, 2017

It was arranged by Overland Park businesswoman Margie Robinow, who established a company to handle the logistics two weeks after getting the state contract and went on the trip with Brownback. "There are contentious issues that people don't agree upon, and this position (of ambassador) has tried to stay in its lane on religious freedom", he said. (more...)
Jagmeet Singh's rise in Canada brings cheer Jagmeet Singh's rise in Canada brings cheer
- October 05, 2017

Jagmeet Singh was on Sunday voted leader of Canada's leftist New Democratic Party (NDP), becoming the first non-white to head a top political party in the country.The 38-year-old Sikh captured 53.6% of the vote and will go up against current Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberals in the federal election to be conducted in 2019. (more...)
Orlando one step closer to becoming 2026 World Cup host city Orlando one step closer to becoming 2026 World Cup host city
- October 04, 2017

The United Bid Committee for the joint Canada-United States-Mexico FIFA World Cup bid for 2026 announced on Wednesday they have narrowed the list of host city candidates once more, to 32 locations around North America. The FIFA Congress will officially award the World Cup to the successful bid on June 18. Canada , the USA and Mexico have hosted 13 FIFA World Cups in the past, which have all set attendance records. (more...)
Ireland Calls EU Commission Decision Over Apple Tax Case 'Disappointing' Ireland Calls EU Commission Decision Over Apple Tax Case 'Disappointing'
- October 04, 2017

Referring the case to the European Court of Justice is an escalation that was expected. In response, the Department of Finance said: "Ireland has never accepted the commission's analysis in the Apple state aid decision". The Commission alleged that between 1991 and 2007 Apple got an unfair advantage, as Irish revenue commissioners allowed the company to transfer income from the European countries through two "non-resident" head office subsidiaries, which were based in Ireland. (more...)
European Union parliament slams slow progress in Brexit talks European Union parliament slams slow progress in Brexit talks
- October 04, 2017

The resolution passed with 557 votes in favour to 92 votes against, with 29 abstentions. The EP considers it vital that "commitments undertaken by the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in her speech of 22 September 2017 translates into tangible changes to the United Kingdom's position and concrete proposals accordingly". (more...)
Disqualified MLAs' case adjourned Disqualified MLAs' case adjourned
- October 04, 2017

With the reduced number of seats after 18 MLAs were disqualified, the EPS-OPS faction could have easily proven its majority in the Assembly. Not convinced with the suggestion, Mr. Singhvi further argued that order was not delivered to the MLAs. He further submitted that there was not even a mention by the MLAs that they were against the party. (more...)
Andrew Luck Practices for First Time; Ryan Kelly to Return on Sunday Andrew Luck Practices for First Time; Ryan Kelly to Return on Sunday
- October 04, 2017

Luck was expected to take questions for the first time since July 29 following Wednesday's practice. Jacoby Brissett might be the Indianapolis Colts' starting quarterback for the foreseeable future, a sentence most people may have never expected to read. (more...)
White House Considers Replacing Social Security Numbers White House Considers Replacing Social Security Numbers
- October 04, 2017

The official spoke as United States lawmakers opened hearings on the Equifax breach, believed to be one of the worst because of the sensitivity of data leaked. In testimony before the House Energy and Commerce Committee on Monday, former Equifax CEO Richard Smith was asked about the magnitude of the breach on his company and whether the resulting risks could potentially continue on "forever" since Americans cannot change their Social Security numbers. (more...)
Explosion reported at Eastman in Kingsport Explosion reported at Eastman in Kingsport
- October 04, 2017

The shelter-in-place was lifted shortly after 4 p.m. for omst employees and the surrounding community. "In an excess of caution, our employees are now sheltered in placed as we are working to secure the area", the company said in a statement . (more...)
After Vegas Shooting, Rep. Walz Donating NRA Money To Charity After Vegas Shooting, Rep. Walz Donating NRA Money To Charity
- October 04, 2017

Gabby got into politics because she wanted to govern. In looking at television coverage of this horrendous event, I can't help but note that survivors say how grateful they were to police and medics who endangered their lives to help save them. (more...)
Kremlin says ready to discuss possible debt restructuring for Venezuela Kremlin says ready to discuss possible debt restructuring for Venezuela
- October 04, 2017

Meanwhile, Venezuela is bogged down in a deep economic crisis caused by the fall of oil prices and has been facing mass protests since spring. "We see that Venezuela is going through rough times". Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has taken shots at President Donald Trump, accusing him of not knowing basic facts about Latin America including the location of Venezuela or even Puerto Rico. (more...)
For Kerala Foot March, BJP Calls In The Cavalry From Centre, States For Kerala Foot March, BJP Calls In The Cavalry From Centre, States
- October 04, 2017

The key leaders and ministers of the BJP will all be converging in Kerala over the next two weeks to pitch in with the party's mega foot-march in the state. He pointed out that in states like Tripura where the CPI-M rules and in West Bengal where the CPI-M ruled for many years, it was a common practise of the party to engage in political killings. (more...)

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