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Las Vegas shooting: NRA urges new regulations on 'bump stock' devices Las Vegas shooting: NRA urges new regulations on 'bump stock' devices
- October 06, 2017

Days after the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history, Republican lawmakers are calling on Congress to investigate bump stocks , which were used by the shooter to make his weapons fully automatic. During his final address for the day, which took place at the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, Trump said Sunday's mass murder filled the nation's heart with grief. (more...)
Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock wired THOUSANDS to Philippines before chilling attack Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock wired THOUSANDS to Philippines before chilling attack
- October 06, 2017

Marilou Danley's sisters were interviewed by Australia's Channel 7 TV network with their faces obscured and their names withheld. A little more than two weeks ago, Stephen told me he found a cheap ticket for me to the Philippines and that he wanted me to take a trip home to see my family. (more...)
'Roman J. Israel, Esq.' Trailer Introduces Denzel Washington's Legal Savant 'Roman J. Israel, Esq.' Trailer Introduces Denzel Washington's Legal Savant
- October 06, 2017

Roman J. Israel, Esq . made its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival last month. Washington is joined by co-star Colin Farrell , who plays the ambitious, monied-up lawyer who recruits Roman to his firm. Roman J. Israel, Esq . is set for release on November 3rd in the States and on December 1st in the United Kingdom and features a cast that also includes Carmen Ejogo , Lynda Gravatt, Amanda Warren, Hugo Armstrong, Sam Gilroy, Tony Plana, DeRon Horton and Amari Cheatom. (more...)
United Nations braces for more Rohingya to flee, seeks access to Rakhine, Myanmar United Nations braces for more Rohingya to flee, seeks access to Rakhine, Myanmar
- October 06, 2017

But as the number of newcomers has exceeded 500,000-adding to 300,000 already in Bangladesh-another 1,000 acres has been set aside for the new camp. "We have identified ten patients infected with hepatitis B and C, of whom two died; besides seven persons have been detected as HIV/AIDS positive of whom one woman died", he said. (more...)
Tory MPs and cabinet ministers want Theresa May gone - Grant Shapps Tory MPs and cabinet ministers want Theresa May gone - Grant Shapps
- October 06, 2017

Meanwhile, writing in The Times , Business minister Margot James hit out at those challenging Mrs May's leadership, saying they were "ex-ministers who are extremely embittered individuals who just want to get their own back on the fact they don't feel recognised". (more...)
Quake measuring 6.3 magnitude strikes off eastern Japan Quake measuring 6.3 magnitude strikes off eastern Japan
- October 06, 2017

An natural disaster measuring magnitude 6.3 has been recorded off eastern Japan, according to the US Geological Survey. The quake struck 300km east of Iwaki, Honshu, at a depth of 77.8km, USGS said. Thankfully, it's believed that the latest quake will pass by without causing much in the way of harm. It was originally said to be a 6.3 magnitude quake - but this was later downgraded to 6.0. (more...)
Vegas gunman's girlfriend returning to US
- October 06, 2017

They are shooting right at us", one officer says. The FBI met her at the airport and was taken out a back way to avoid the public eye. The footage from the Las Vegas shooting scene shows the devastating nature of Paddock's assault on the Route 91 country music festival, which is the deadliest mass shooting in United States history. (more...)
Four Keralite students killed in accident in Karnataka Four Keralite students killed in accident in Karnataka
- October 06, 2017

While two of the deceased were students of Rajarajeshwari Medical college in Bengaluru, the other two were studying at VIT University in Vellore. Police gave the names of the victims as - Joel Jacob, Jeena Divya and Nikhit. The overspeeding truck is believed to have collided with the auto after hitting a divider. Ramanagara police is yet to determine if the youngsters were under the influence of alcohol. (more...)
Las Vegas gunman requested the room where he opened fire
- October 06, 2017

In a statement released by her Los Angeles lawyer Wednesday, she said she had no warning about his plans and pledged to cooperate with investigators. This undated photo provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows Marilou Danley . Paddock allegedly rented multiple condos at The Ogden complex in downtown Las Vegas , which overlooked the location of the Life is Beautiful Festival. (more...)
International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons Announced the victor International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons Announced the victor
- October 06, 2017

According to the group's website, ICAN is a coalition of non-governmental organizations in one hundred countries promoting adherence to and implementation of the United Nations nuclear weapon ban treaty. The Norwegian committee that chooses the Nobel Peace Prize victor sorted through more than 300 nominations for this year's award, which recognises both accomplishments and intentions. (more...)
The Victims Of The Las Vegas Shooting The Victims Of The Las Vegas Shooting
- October 06, 2017

Sonny Melton, 29, was a nurse from Big Sandy, Tennessee. Sonny Melton (pictured right) with his wife Heather. "I want everyone to know what a kind-hearted, loving man he was, but at this point, I can barely breathe". Denise Burditus, 50 , of Martinsburg, West Virginia, attended the concert with her husband Tony, WVVA TV in West Virginia reported. She posted a photograph on Facebook just minutes before the gunman opened fire, the NBC affiliate said. (more...)
San Juan Mayor: Trump Was 'Disrespectful' in Puerto Rico San Juan Mayor: Trump Was 'Disrespectful' in Puerto Rico
- October 06, 2017

On Saturday, Trump slammed Cruz on Twitter . Both of those actions brought a rebuke from San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz , who has been the highest-profile critic of the federal response on the island. Then-New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin pleaded with the government to send help in sometimes colorful terms, while Terry Ebbert, the city's Homeland Security director, called relief efforts a "national disgrace". (more...)
Brunei marks Golden Jubilee of Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Brunei marks Golden Jubilee of Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah
- October 06, 2017

But as the government troops expressed optimism that the battle with extremists would soon end, the President was confident to leave the country to participate in Bolkiah's celebration of his 50 years on the throne. In 2014, tough Islamic laws were introduced, which will eventually include penalties such as severing of limbs and death by stoning. The President's overnight trip to Brunei is his first time outside Philippine soil since May, when he went to Russia for a four-day official visit ... (more...)
Gun shop owners react to potential bump stock ban Gun shop owners react to potential bump stock ban
- October 06, 2017

Democratic calls for gun control were led by former Representative Gabrielle Giffords, seriously wounded in an assassination attempt six years ago. Top Republicans and Democrats in Congress have identified new curbs on the use of such accessories as the gun control measure most ripe for success in the aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting. (more...)
Supreme Court voices concern over social media Supreme Court voices concern over social media
- October 06, 2017

On Thursday, an apex court bench, presided over by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, was hearing a plea against the adverse remarks made by former Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan in the Bulandshahr gang-rape case. The Bench, comprising Justices A.M. Khanwilkar and D.Y. Chandrachud, also said besides the issues framed by the two lawyers, the Constitution Bench would also frame questions to be dealt by it. (more...)
Sasikala granted five-day parole to meet ailing husband M Natarajan Sasikala granted five-day parole to meet ailing husband M Natarajan
- October 06, 2017

VK Sasikala will walk out of a Bengaluru prison today, almost eight months after she was jailed for corruption. Interestingly, the parole comes just two days after authorities rejected her plea on "technical grounds". Though she was advised that she could apply for the parole once again with proper documentation, indicating the legal cell was considering her application. (more...)
Aralez Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARLZ) Moving Today - Down by 0.15%
- October 06, 2017

Further back, their 200-Day Simple Moving Average is 3.56% difference from today's price. The stock's 52-week price fluctuated within the range of $22.39 - $6.67. (NASDAQ: ARLZ ) recently. CFO Scott J. Charles let go of 10,804 shares at an average price of $1.25 on Friday the 28th. It helps investors in determining whether buying, selling or holding on to a stock would be beneficial for them. (more...)
As DACA deadline looms, immigrants call for DREAM Act As DACA deadline looms, immigrants call for DREAM Act
- October 06, 2017

The Trump administration announced last month it was doing away with DACA and will phase it out over the next six months. DACA stands for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals , an Obama-era program that has provided temporary work permits and deportation relief to some 800,000 immigrants brought here illegally as kids. (more...)
IAF chopper crashes in Arunachal Pradesh's Tawang
- October 06, 2017

There were 7 people on board the chopper, including 5 IAF officers and 2 Army Jawans when the helicopter crashed . Sources said rescue teams reached the site within hours after the crash and brought the injured person to a local hospital in Tawang . (more...)
Las Vegas Shooting: Donald Trump and First Lady Melania To Visit Victims Las Vegas Shooting: Donald Trump and First Lady Melania To Visit Victims
- October 06, 2017

The White House says President Donald Trump welcomes a review of us policy on so-called bump stock devices that legally make semi-automatic rifles into faster-firing automatic weapons. While POTUS has refused to start talks on gun control, he addressed the tragedy which left at least 59 dead and over 500 injured. "There's now an open and ongoing law enforcement investigation, a motive is yet to be determined and it would be premature for us to discuss policy when we don't fully know all ... (more...)
At least 18 killed after train 'tears apart' bus in horror crash At least 18 killed after train 'tears apart' bus in horror crash
- October 06, 2017

The Investigative Committee said at least 17 were killed, but conflicting reports were made on the death toll. Earlier reports by local authorities indicated there were at least two children in critical condition after the collision . The spokeswoman, Rita Shlyakhova, said the bus broke down on the railway crossing and that most of the 50 passengers on the bus were sleeping at the time. (more...)
Las Vegas Shooter's Girlfriend Returns to the US Amid Investigation Las Vegas Shooter's Girlfriend Returns to the US Amid Investigation
- October 06, 2017

Marilou Danley flew out of Manila's global airport on Tuesday night for Los Angeles, immigration bureau spokeswoman Maria Antoinette Mangrobang told AFP. Paddock transferred $100,000 to the Philippines in the days before the shooting, a USA official briefed by law enforcement but not authorized to speak publicly because of the continuing investigation told the AP on condition of anonymity. (more...)
Officials to review security after British PM May targeted by prankster Officials to review security after British PM May targeted by prankster
- October 06, 2017

May placed the paper on the floor before resuming her speech. May attempted to shift the focus from Brexit to domestic issues, but at times struggled to deliver her words as her voice faltered, the Guardian reported. "It was a P45 of course, from Boris", he told reporters as he was escorted from the conference centre in Manchester, northwest England. Simon Brodkin has a reputation of pulling off such antics. (more...)
Dept. of Justice asks to dismiss transgender military ban lawsuit Dept. of Justice asks to dismiss transgender military ban lawsuit
- October 06, 2017

The Supreme Court was scheduled to hear oral arguments on the March travel ban next week. In a letter requested by the justices, Solicitor General Noel J. The suit says North Korea and Venezuela were added so Trump could "cloak this latest iteration of his Muslim ban in religiously neutral garb by invoking a national security review". (more...)
NRA Issues Statement on Las Vegas Shooting
- October 06, 2017

But some believe bump-fire stocks, while legal, violate the spirit of gun restrictions. In the wake of last year's massacre in an Orlando nightclub, which at the time was the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. The largest gun rights lobbying group in the country also supports an executive governmental review on the devices to determine if they comply with federal gun laws. (more...)
Trump Attacks Senate Intel Committee
- October 06, 2017

Trump has been railing against the media this week for its coverage of his trip to Puerto Rico and his relationship with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson . Variety dissects the inspiration and meaning behind one of President Donald Trump's tweets. In fact, Tillerson was forced to call a news conference Wednesday to deny the resignation story, although he finessed the "moron" part of the account. (more...)
Aramco CEO Rejects Russia LNG Project Investment Report Aramco CEO Rejects Russia LNG Project Investment Report
- October 06, 2017

He was in Moscow as part of a delegation led by King Salman-the first visit of a reigning Saudi monarch to Russian Federation and a clear signal of the deepening ties between the two oil market rivals. The Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Russia's state company for exporting military products ROSOBORONEXPORT to manufacture high-grade military equipment in the kingdom. (more...)
Bodies of missing San Diego couple found in Central California river
- October 06, 2017

Wang had recently been living in San Diego. A license plate from a white 2012 Ford Focus belonging to 31-year-old Yinan Wang and his 30-year-old wife, Jie Song, was found in August in a patch of brush near where another auto had crashed off Highway 180 the previous month. (more...)
Saudi Aramco plans expansion in India with new unit Saudi Aramco plans expansion in India with new unit
- October 06, 2017

São Paulo - The Saudi Arabian state-owned oil company Saudi Aramco will make its initial public offering (IPO) in the second half of next year, the Saudi minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Khalid Al-Falih said this Thursday (5) in Russian Federation. (more...)
Republicans and the NRA open to banning bump stocks is encouraging Republicans and the NRA open to banning bump stocks is encouraging
- October 06, 2017

Senator Diane Feinstein, whose assault weapons ban was defeated in 2013, four months after the Newtown shooting where 20 elementary school children were shot dead, said she hoped now was the time Republicans could support her measure to curtail use of the devices. (more...)

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