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Trump to visit Las Vegas to soothe people traumatized by mass shooting Trump to visit Las Vegas to soothe people traumatized by mass shooting
- October 06, 2017

A billboard out front with a busty woman wielding a machine gun advertises the "ultimate shooting experience". Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo said investigators found 16 weapons in Paddock's suite at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. (more...)
Treasury secretary used military planes without adequate justification, inspector general finds Treasury secretary used military planes without adequate justification, inspector general finds
- October 06, 2017

Mnuchin is one of several of Trump's cabinet members whose expensive spending habits have fallen under scrutiny in recent months. The report was released less than a week after former Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price resigned in the wake of reports he'd cost taxpayers $1 million got his private air travel, including a five-figure trip from Washington to Philly, which can be reached easily by train - or a vehicle. (more...)
Data breach found on White House chief of staff John Kelly's cellphone Data breach found on White House chief of staff John Kelly's cellphone
- October 06, 2017

Kelly turned his phone into the White House IT department after he said it wasn't working and the software was not updating correctly, according to the report. In September, the White House circulated a one-page memo detailing the breach and aides are now encouraged to minimize their use of private phones in the White House or to keep them in lockers while at work. (more...)
Research Ratings: CDK Global, Inc. (CDK), Investors Real Estate Trust (IRET)
- October 06, 2017

Shares are now up over the past year, outperforming the broad market by -100% and underperformed a peer group of similar companies by -777%. It is down 2.70% since October 4, 2016 and is uptrending. Its relative volume is 0.78.Targa Resources Corp. (NYSE:MNR) or 90,000 shares. Gsa Capital Prns Llp invested in 0.05% or 49,235 shares. Dana Inv Advsr owns 157,390 shares or 0.11% of their United States portfolio. (more...)
Colorado Rockies vs Arizona Diamondbacks in NL Wild Card Colorado Rockies vs Arizona Diamondbacks in NL Wild Card
- October 06, 2017

All we know at this time is that an investigation has been launched but not that Arizona has been found guilty of any wrongdoing. In his last five appearances of the year, Gray went 4-0 with a 2.10 ERA, so he comes in as a hot pitcher . (more...)
Conservatives Point Fingers At Obama's ATF For Approving Bump Stocks In 2010 Conservatives Point Fingers At Obama's ATF For Approving Bump Stocks In 2010
- October 06, 2017

Brice Jager, owner of Iowa Gun in Walnut, Iowa, said that although bump stocks do not require background checks, he conducts his own. The weapon is still technically considered to be semi-automatic because there is no modification to the weapon's firing mechanism, but the bump stock allows it to fire nearly as rapidly as an automatic weapon. (more...)
Zinke under federal investigation for speech to National Hockey League team Zinke under federal investigation for speech to National Hockey League team
- October 06, 2017

One flight from Las Vegas to an airport near Zinke's home in Montana cost taxpayers over $12,000. "As with previous (Interior) secretaries, Secretary Zinke's travel is paid for by the government", Swift said. The Interior Department has jurisdiction over the Virgin Islands. Bishop chairs the Natural Resources panel, while Westerman leads an oversight and investigations subcommittee. (more...)
Why Mourinho isn't confident in Man Utd's hot start Why Mourinho isn't confident in Man Utd's hot start
- October 06, 2017

Similarly, Mourinho has been sent to the stands more than a few times for verbal disagreements with officials, while disciplinary fines are also a mainstay on the coach's rap sheet. "Nothing happened yet. Last year the season started much harder and ended very well, this year it started very well and we don't know how it will end". (more...)
Las Vegas shooting: Donald Trump to meet survivors and pay respects Las Vegas shooting: Donald Trump to meet survivors and pay respects
- October 06, 2017

If I get shot in a mass shooting (which is becoming more likely by the day in this country), I don't want my family hearing people spout that their #thoughtsandprayers are with them at this "time of your loved one's death and your grief". (more...)
India Extends Help To Bhutan Against Chinese Threats India Extends Help To Bhutan Against Chinese Threats
- October 06, 2017

It had triggered the over 70-day eyeball-to-eyeball confrontation between the rival troops at Doklam, leading both the countries to move forward additional infantry battalions as well as armoured (tanks), artillery, missile and air defence units to back their small number of troops on the actual stand-off site, as was then reported by TOI. (more...)
Sereno impeachment case to proceed Sereno impeachment case to proceed
- October 06, 2017

The panel chaired by Rep. Reynaldo Umali (PDP-Laban, Oriental Mindoro) voted 25 against two, finding sufficient grounds to proceed with the determination of probable cause in the next hearings. The 25 who voted for the sufficiency of the complaint included Kabayan party-list Rep. Ron Salo, Makati City Rep. Luis Campos, 1-Ang Edukasyon party-list Rep. (more...)
Mother accused of setting 4-year-old on fire in bathtub Mother accused of setting 4-year-old on fire in bathtub
- October 06, 2017

Investigators learned the victim's body had been set on fire with the use of an unknown accelerant. The complaint said a pet guinea pig was found drowned next to the tub. Before fire trucks arrived, an other witness said she saw Di Stasio climb out of her apartment window and run away. Di Stasio was taken into custody a few hours later after a Milwaukee police officer spotted her walking along a street several miles north of the crime scene, the Journal Sentinel said. (more...)
Palace welcomes rescue of 17 Maute hostages Palace welcomes rescue of 17 Maute hostages
- October 06, 2017

Philippine troops have rescued at least 17 hostages in besieged Marawi city. About 20 more persons are being held captive by the terrorists. Nine of the hostages were men and eight were women. According to a government data, the death toll in the four-month battle in Marawi has reached to 955, as of October 4. "While rebels remain holed up in a small portion of the city, they show tenacity and resistance". (more...)
Vegas shooter had 1600 rounds of ammo in car Vegas shooter had 1600 rounds of ammo in car
- October 06, 2017

Marilou Danley , 62-years old and a former "high-limit hostess" at a Vegas casino, was named a person of interest by Vegas police after they discovered the body of 64-year-old Stephen Paddock inside his hotel room at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. (more...)
Turkey-Iran approach may hinder Kurdish secession dream Turkey-Iran approach may hinder Kurdish secession dream
- October 06, 2017

How far back does official Israeli support for the Kurds go, and what has the nature of their relationship been over the past decade or so? While China's strategic partnerships with Iraq, Turkey and Iran ensure that it is unlikely to openly support the secession of Iraqi Kurdistan, it is conceivable that China could covertly sell arms to Iraqi Kurdish forces in exchange for oil imports to shore up Iraqi Kurdistan's counter-terrorism capacity. (more...)
In Syria in an airstrike, Russia, killing 38 civilians In Syria in an airstrike, Russia, killing 38 civilians
- October 06, 2017

The worst fighting since the battle for eastern Aleppo past year is raging in several regions of Syria , causing hundreds of civilian casualties, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said. Reuters news agency quoted opposition activists and locals as saying that "the jets targeted makeshift rubber dinghies and boats carrying dozens of families fleeing the town of al Ashara". (more...)
Face DACA Renewal Deadline Today Face DACA Renewal Deadline Today
- October 06, 2017

DACA recipients are people who had been brought to the USA illegally as children. One such rally was held on Staten Island, organized and attended by DACAmented Youth, members of Make the Road New York, La Colmena, Project Hospitality, the Dream Action Coalition, El Centro del Inmigrante, and the Arab American Association of New York. (more...)
Banning bump-stock device is a 'typical leftist war on the poor' Banning bump-stock device is a 'typical leftist war on the poor'
- October 06, 2017

Slide Fire included links to a June 2010 letter from John R. Spencer, then-chief of the Firearms Technology Branch of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, saying the "bump-stock" is "a firearm part that is not regulated as a firearm under the Gun Control Act or the National Firearms Act". (more...)
Insider Trading at Global Blood Therapeutics Inc.?
- October 06, 2017

Looking further at additional technical indicators we can see that the 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) for Global Blood Ther ( GBT ) is sitting at 146.05. Cowen and Company reiterated an "outperform" rating and issued a $83.00 target price on shares of Global Blood Therapeutics in a report on Monday, August 14th. (more...)
Maine Health Teacher Indicted On Charges Of Sexually Assaulting A Student Maine Health Teacher Indicted On Charges Of Sexually Assaulting A Student
- October 06, 2017

She had already been ordered by a judge not to have contact with the student. She was released on bail Wednesday. At the time, the boy was hospitalized, after having ingested ingesting a cocktail of medications in a failed attempt to end his life, including ibuprofen, Tylenol, cold medicine and a blood thinner. (more...)
U.S. gun stocks rise again, this time after Las Vegas shooting
- October 06, 2017

Gun makers have made it clear they see a connection between the partisan politics, high-profile shootings, and their business. Democratic Rep. John Lewis of Georgia said prayers were not enough, asking "how many more dead bodies will it take to wake up this Congress?" Gun sales typically rise over concerns that a deadly event could lead to more stringent gun-control legislation. (more...)
Norman Powell Signs Contract Extension with Toronto Raptors Norman Powell Signs Contract Extension with Toronto Raptors
- October 06, 2017

In his two seasons since being drafted in the second round by the Raptors , Powell has averaged 7.3 points per game. The 2015 second-round pick became an integral bench cog on the wing and made 18 spot starts. While the terms of Powell's extension are sound, the Raptors have put themselves deep into luxury-tax territory next season. In nine playoff games last season, Powell averaged 11.7 points and 44 percent on 3-point shooting. (more...)
White House expected to address Las Vegas shooting White House expected to address Las Vegas shooting
- October 06, 2017

Comedy shows, late night TV show hosts, Seth Myers, Samantha B., Jimmy Kimmel people like that are out there yes roasting the administration but more importantly also teaching the American public about what's actually happening in this country in a straight forward way that everybody can understand. (more...)
Donald Trump calls Las Vegas gunman 'demented' Donald Trump calls Las Vegas gunman 'demented'
- October 06, 2017

What happened is, in many ways, a miracle. The police department has done such an incredible job. The Las Vegas shooting has rejuvenated the long-held debate over gun control laws. "There's now an open and ongoing law enforcement investigation;, a motive has yet to be determined and it would be premature for us to discuss policy when we don't know all the facts or what took place last night". (more...)
Vegas shooter's 'companion an Australian granny' Vegas shooter's 'companion an Australian granny'
- October 06, 2017

Discerning Paddock's motive has proven especially baffling given the absence of the indicators typical in other mass shootings . The Daily Beast says a "senior law enforcement source" reports Stephen Paddock may have initially targeted the " Life Is Beautiful " music festival in Las Vegas the weekend of September 23rd. (more...)
Despite Being Shot In Leg, I'm Standing For The President — Vegas Survivor Despite Being Shot In Leg, I'm Standing For The President — Vegas Survivor
- October 06, 2017

Then the president walked in, surveyed Gunderson on his feet. SO, with that being said, I'm asking that anytime someone does leave a hateful or aggressive comment that we simply ignore them. President Trump delivered a speech in Las Vegas this afternoon heralding first responders and the bravery on display in response to the horrific mass shooting this week. (more...)
Ship From NKorea Seized With Weapons Cache for Egyptian Military Ship From NKorea Seized With Weapons Cache for Egyptian Military
- October 06, 2017

The U.N. has declined to level that accusation formally, instead allowing the Egyptian government to destroy the weapons and shut down the unidentified company that was to receive them, thus preserving a bit of deniability. The irony of the situation and its real political dimenions was captured by Andrea Berger, a North Korea specialist who cites King's College London as her employer on Twitter, but is often quoted as a senior research associate at the Middlebury Institute of International ... (more...)
Ford Mustang will come with 'Good Neighbour Mode' Ford Mustang will come with 'Good Neighbour Mode'
- October 06, 2017

Both new Quiet Exhaust mode and Quiet Start features will be part of the available active valve performance exhaust system on the latest 2018 Mustang , which automatically adjusts the decibel level of the exhaust note according to the different drive modes, from Normal and Sports up to Track mode that emits a satisfying 82 decibel growl. (more...)
Vegas shooter booked room overlooking Lollapalooza in Chicago, official says Vegas shooter booked room overlooking Lollapalooza in Chicago, official says
- October 06, 2017

Police say they're increasing security for Sunday's Chicago Marathon after a gunman opened fire on an outdoor music festival in Las Vegas earlier this week, killing 59 people. The FBI has already briefed some lawmakers about what they've found so far as agents dig into Stephen Paddock's past. "He talked about how he just moved closer to where we are", Michel said of Paddock. (more...)
US Clears Sale of Advanced Missiles to Japan US Clears Sale of Advanced Missiles to Japan
- October 06, 2017

Since the Japanese empire was defeated by the US and other allied powers in World War II, the Pentagon has largely assumed responsibility for Japan's security, leaving Tokyo to command only a modest self-defense force. The agency notified Congress of the possible sale on Wednesday. AMRAAM is an active radar-guided beyond-visual range air-to-air missile capable of all-weather day-and-night operations. (more...)

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