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Air Force Error Allowed Texas Shooter to Pass Firearm Background Check Air Force Error Allowed Texas Shooter to Pass Firearm Background Check
- November 08, 2017

Such rifles have been legal for civilians to own in most of the United States since the federal assault weapons ban expired in 2004, and have become popular among many firearms owners. Cornyn, asked about legislation restricting guns, told reporters on Tuesday that "I think that gets us into a stalemate again". An Air Force spokesperson told Channel 2 Investigates that they can not comment on the 2012 report , citing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. (more...)
Domestic violence and mass shootings are connected Domestic violence and mass shootings are connected
- November 08, 2017

Now a trend is emerging among numerous shooters, a past of violence towards women. Texas shooting suspect's mother-in-law received threatening texts from gunman A national gun control group, Everytown for Gun Safety indicates there is a common thread that links many mass shooters, a history of domestic violence . (more...)
Illinois Senate approves new authority for inspector general amid sexual harassment allegations Illinois Senate approves new authority for inspector general amid sexual harassment allegations
- November 08, 2017

But the apparently straightforward, universally supported idea created side effects that engulfed the General Assembly for weeks in a state still suffering the impact of a historic, two-year state budget stalemate and $16.6 billion in past-due bills. (more...)
'Hell is Here' for burning elephants in award-winning photo 'Hell is Here' for burning elephants in award-winning photo
- November 08, 2017

It shows the young calf screaming in pain as its hind legs catch fire from the flaming tar balls. "In the lead, the mother's expansive ears are angled forward as she ignores the crowd of jeering men". The foundation gives the Sanctuary Wildlife Photography Awards annually. The organisation said it got over 5,000 entries from across Asia. The district has often been in the news for human deaths caused by encounters with elephants. (more...)
Art collectors ordered to give back Pissarro work looted by Nazis Art collectors ordered to give back Pissarro work looted by Nazis
- November 08, 2017

In 1943, it was confiscated under anti-Semitic laws passed by the collaborationist Vichy government during the German occupation of France. Attempts to reach the Tolls and their attorney, Ron Soffer, were not immediately returned on Tuesday. (more...)
Ireland considers legal action over 2023 Rugby World Cup snub Ireland considers legal action over 2023 Rugby World Cup snub
- November 08, 2017

Ireland are hoping to host the tournament for the first time, but were ranked last in an evaluation report released last week. Ireland say their bid - which includes matches in Dublin, Belfast and Cork - has been assessed "unreasonably". All three candidates will appear on the ballot paper but World Rugby has stressed to its members that recommendation of the evaluation committee should be taken into consideration. (more...)
Omarosa tried to take wedding photos at White House without warning Omarosa tried to take wedding photos at White House without warning
- November 08, 2017

It's hazy whether she had authorization, however a few assistants purportedly had not been informed. The incident from April was detailed on Tuesday in a report raising questions about how the Office of the Public Liaison is being run. They loudly wandered around, looking to snap photos in the Rose Garden and throughout the West Wing, according to four current and former White House officials. (more...)
Paul elects its first African American mayor Paul elects its first African American mayor
- November 08, 2017

Dai Thao came in third place with 12.3 percent. They were followed by Green Party candidate Elizabeth Dickinson at 5 percent and former school board member Tom Goldstein at 4 percent. "Our families will be celebrating all year", said Nneka Constantino, a board member with the St. Paul Port Authority. Carter joins several other victors of historic mayoral elections on Tuesday night. (more...)
Teenager charged with murder of missing NSW woman Allecha Boyd Teenager charged with murder of missing NSW woman Allecha Boyd
- November 08, 2017

On Tuesday a 19-year-old Wagga Wagga man was charged with Ms Boyd's murder. "We facilitated some counselling around that family". Following investigations, police attended a home on Gurwood Street in Wagga yesterday and arrested the 19 year old man, who's been charged with murder, firearms offences and breach of bail. (more...)
NY says 'no' to constitutional convention NY says 'no' to constitutional convention
- November 08, 2017

Only 16 percent voted "yes". "Do not let politically connected delegates, backed by anti-union billionaires, rewrite the document that guarantees your most basic rights", Andy Pallotta, president of the New York State United Teachers, told union members before the vote. (more...)
GOP Retirement Alert: NJ Rep. LoBiondo Driven Out By 'Political Polarization' GOP Retirement Alert: NJ Rep. LoBiondo Driven Out By 'Political Polarization'
- November 08, 2017

He added, "A vocal and obstinate minority within both parties has hijacked good legislation in pursuit of no legislation". "From increasing veterans' services and strengthening the footprint of our homeland security bases to growing our aviation industry and protecting our tourism-based economy through beach replenishment projects, I am immensely proud of the record I have accomplished". (more...)
Coalition air strikes decline sharply in Syria and Iraq Coalition air strikes decline sharply in Syria and Iraq
- November 08, 2017

That couldn't last forever, though, and Pentagon officials say that they've gone from several thousand strikes a month to just 850 in the past month , representing the shrinking number of potential targets given ISIS' shrinking territory. Croft cautioned that USA operations against the terrorist group will continue for some time as ISIS morphs into an insurgent like force that is likely to try to exploit desert areas in Iraq and Syria. (more...)
Putin, Trump to discuss N. Korea, other issues in Vietnam Putin, Trump to discuss N. Korea, other issues in Vietnam
- November 08, 2017

The news comes as Peskov told reporters on Friday that Putin and Trump could have a conversation on the sidelines of the upcoming APEC summit in Vietnam, adding that the possible the meeting was being coordinated. The B-1B bombers were escorted on the simulated drills Thursday by two South Korean fighter jets, according to an official with that country's military. (more...)
PNG court rejects bid to restore services to camp PNG court rejects bid to restore services to camp
- November 08, 2017

Papua New Guinea's Supreme Court rejected an application on Tuesday to restore water, electricity and food supply to an Australian-run detention center in which almost 600 men have been barricaded for a week, refusing to move. The UN says even when the new site is ready, it'll only ever be a temporary option and refugees must be resettled in other countries. The relocation of the asylum seekers to other facilities on Manus Island is created to allow the United States time to complete vetting ... (more...)
Seema Verma pushes for work requirements for Medicaid beneficiaries Seema Verma pushes for work requirements for Medicaid beneficiaries
- November 08, 2017

Former CMS Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt tweeted Tuesday, "This will not stop". CMS said it would perform a case-by-case review of each proposal to determine whether the waiver's stated objectives are aligned with those of Medicaid. That will change under the Trump administration, said Verma, who penned a letter to state officials in March encouraging them to submit waiver applications that include work requirements. (more...)
USA isolated after Syria signs up to Paris climate pact USA isolated after Syria signs up to Paris climate pact
- November 08, 2017

The effort was spearheaded by the Obama administration to codify an worldwide commitment to ward off the impact of climate change. However, the agreement doesn't set binding limits on emissions, and each country sets its own targets and is free to change them. (more...)
SC Senate Ethics Chair Arrested on DUI Charge SC Senate Ethics Chair Arrested on DUI Charge
- November 08, 2017

May III, the group's executive director, in a written release. Campbell, 71, said he was not driving when the collision happened on a congested portion of Interstate 26 near Goose Creek, but the victim, 21-year-old Michaela Caddin of Summerville, said she watched Campbell get out of the driver's seat, walk behind his vehicle and swap seats with his wife after the wreck. (more...)
Ex-news anchor whose girlfriend was killed on live TV wins election Ex-news anchor whose girlfriend was killed on live TV wins election
- November 08, 2017

Tuesday. Hurst was the evening anchor for WDBJ7 in Roanoke, before leaving in February 2017 to pursue political office. Hurst prided himself on getting to know voters, as he and his campaign knocked on thousands of doors each month to gather support. (more...)
Trump dismisses question on extreme vetting for gun ownership Trump dismisses question on extreme vetting for gun ownership
- November 08, 2017

Murphy has been one of Congress' most vocal supporters for stronger gun regulation since the 2012 school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., left 20 children and six adults dead. After a brief chase, law enforcement later found the suspect dead of a gunshot wound inside his vehicle. Hours after the shooting, Republican Ken Paxton told Fox News that USA churches must be "arming some of the parishioners" or hiring "professional security". (more...)
Federal Bureau of Investigation can't get inside Texas church shooter's phone Federal Bureau of Investigation can't get inside Texas church shooter's phone
- November 08, 2017

The revelation came as investigators continued to scour the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, where Kelley fired hundreds of rounds and left behind 15 empty 30-round ammunition magazines after his attack Sunday. "I'm not going to say what kind of phone it is, I'm not going to tell every bad guy what phone to buy to harass our efforts to try to find justice here". (more...)
Microcrystalline Device Market Development and Trends Forecasts Report 2017 Microcrystalline Device Market Development and Trends Forecasts Report 2017
- November 08, 2017

Microcrystalline Device Market 2011-2021 research report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Microcrystalline Device Industry. Then, the report explores the global and Chinese major Microcrystalline Device market players in detail. The major Companies leading to the growth of Wearable Devices are covered in this report with their consumer base, company profile, and Wearable Devices revenue share. (more...)
Pentagon Supports Diplomacy In North Korea But Weighs Other Options Pentagon Supports Diplomacy In North Korea But Weighs Other Options
- November 08, 2017

In terms of providing humanitarian assistance during or after conflict, Dumont said South Korea will have the primary responsibility for "post-conflict and transitional operations" on the Korean Peninsula. Rahimpour noted that there have been some requests by Japan and South Korea asking Iran to help resolve the North Korean crisis, saying that there have been several rounds of talks with Japanese officials in this regard. (more...)
Man arrested over 'execution' murder of Kemel Barakat Man arrested over 'execution' murder of Kemel Barakat
- November 08, 2017

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Chris Christie got into an argument with a constituent on Election Day Chris Christie got into an argument with a constituent on Election Day
- November 08, 2017

Recent polls have shown Murphy with a consistent double-digit lead over Guadagno, whose association with Christie is frequently cited as having a negative impact on her candidacy. On the day New Jersey elects a new governor, current Gov. Chris Christie fell into an old habit that has come to define his governorship - mocking a constituent. (more...)
Kim Jong-nam murder: New North Korea suspects named Kim Jong-nam murder: New North Korea suspects named
- November 08, 2017

Wan Azirul Nizam Che Wan Aziz, a senior investigating officer at the Sepang district police headquarters, on Monday revealed the identities of the four male suspects in the murder of Kim Jong-nam. "They explained that the reason they were there was to assist every North Korean individual or citizen who boarded a flight to leave the country", he told the court. (more...)
John Curtis Easily Wins Special House Race In Utah's 3rd District John Curtis Easily Wins Special House Race In Utah's 3rd District
- November 08, 2017

The popular incumbent mayor of Utah's third largest city escaped a heated Republican primary in which he was often criticized by opponents for being too moderate - and for his former affiliation as a Democrat more than decade ago. "I work for you and you're my boss". "I am profoundly disappointed, I really hoped that I could break through the stereotyping that is so endemic of voting straight-party", Kathie Allen said, shortly after conceding to Curtis. (more...)
Metallica will live stream California wildfire benefit show Metallica will live stream California wildfire benefit show
- November 08, 2017

Money raised will go towards Tipping Point - a charity that fights poverty in the Bay Area. "We're extremely saddened by the suffering that so many are feeling in the Bay Area, but are also inspired by the enormous outpouring of love and support from all around the country ". (more...)
Arkansas Supreme Court stops execution of Jack Greene Arkansas Supreme Court stops execution of Jack Greene
- November 08, 2017

Jan Garavaglia. and producers of her television program on the Justice Network". Greene's lawyers then asked the state's Supreme Court for a stay of execution so justices could review a lower court's dismissal of his challenge to the law that gives the top prison official this kind of authority. (more...)
New Details Emerge About Strangers Caught Having Sex on a Delta Flight New Details Emerge About Strangers Caught Having Sex on a Delta Flight
- November 08, 2017

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Department of Justice Agrees It Is OK to Laugh at Jeff Sessions Department of Justice Agrees It Is OK to Laugh at Jeff Sessions
- November 08, 2017

WASHINGTON ― Justice Department prosecutors have dropped their case against a woman who laughed at now-Attorney General Jeff Sessions during his confirmation hearing. Martin Luther King. The decision to throw the criminal law book at Fairooz for the sin of laughing at Sessions' sorest spot carried an air of retribution. (more...)

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