NRA Backs New Regulations on Rapid-Fire Gun 'Bump Stocks'

The gunman, identified as 64-year-old Stephen Paddock , reportedly had more than 10 weapons in the hotel room from which he opened fire on the crowd. There was an effort in congress to outlaw bump stocks a few years ago, but legislation didn't... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
Parachute attempted murder case: Victim was top free fall instructor, court told
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Parachute attempted murder case: Victim was top free fall instructor, court told

The prosecutor shared, "Those at the scene immediately realised that something was seriously wrong with her reserve parachute , two vital pieces of equipment which fasten the parachute harness were missing". A...More..

Chinese embassy issues travel advisory over visit to Andaman & Nicobar Islands
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Chinese embassy issues travel advisory over visit to Andaman & Nicobar Islands

China and Bhutan have been at loggerheads over their territorial right in Doklam , but New Delhi has backed Thimphu over the issue. Jaishankar's visit to Bhutan comes just over a month after the end of the...More..

Sasikala Granted 5-Day Parole To Visit Her Ailing Husband
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Sasikala Granted 5-Day Parole To Visit Her Ailing Husband

Dhinakaran, Sasikala's nephew arrives at Bengaluru Central Jail for Sasikala's parole hearing. Sasikala, whose request for parole was earlier rejected by the Bengaluru jail authorities, filled an emergency ...More..

by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Five IAF Personnel Dead, One Injured After Chopper Crashes In Arunachal Pradesh

The Indian Air Force has ordered a Court of Inquiry into the crash in order to ascertain the cause. In a similar incident last month, an Indian Air Force's trainer aircraft crashed at Keesara near Hyder...More..

Thursday is deadline for
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Thursday is deadline for "Dreamers" to renew immigration status

The program, which now serves about 800,000 people in the United States allows children of illegal immigrants to get a driver's license, work, and go to school without the fear of deportation. Friday is the d...More..

Train collides with bus near Russia's Vladimir, killing 19 people
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Train collides with bus near Russia's Vladimir, killing 19 people

One of them died. "It was literally torn apart". The central hospital stated that five people have been admitted, four of which are in a critical state, local reports explained. The bus, which Russian news ...More..

'We'll be looking into' bump stocks ban
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

'We'll be looking into' bump stocks ban

The shooter, identified by police as 64-year-old Stephen Paddock , was a divorced retiree who lived in nearby Mesquite, Nevada. "I may have very well been the last person to shake hands with that man", he ad...More..

Brazil nursery 'set on fire' leaving four young children dead
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Brazil nursery 'set on fire' leaving four young children dead

A teacher was also killed, while about 50 others were injured in the shocking incident that occurred yesterday in Janauba, a city of 70,000 about 600 kilometers (370 miles) north of Belo Horizonte city. Several...More..

Son of Killer Clown's Victim Welcomes News of Cold-Case Arrest
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Son of Killer Clown's Victim Welcomes News of Cold-Case Arrest

Homicide investigators reopened the unsolved case in 2014, re-interviewing witnesses and collecting new DNA evidence. Warren was taken to Palms West Hospital where she was listed in critical condition late on...More..

by | Friday, October 06, 2017

NRA calls for crackdown on gun modifications used by Las Vegas gunman

NPR's Scott Detrow is on Capitol Hill and joins us now. "Our hearts go out to the victims and their families in Sunday night's shooting", Dean said , "but I am also reminded of the words of former Congresswo...More..

by | Friday, October 06, 2017

As Senate Russia probe expands, Trump wants focus on USA media

Mark Warner , provided the first major update on a congressional investigation that was launched the same month as President Donald Trump was inaugurated. Tillerson then gave a press conference, did not direc...More..

White House, NRA, Congress agree on regulating bump stocks
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

White House, NRA, Congress agree on regulating bump stocks

The NRA is typically the nation's most prominent lobbyist group against stricter gun regulations. On Wednesday, Senator Dianne Feinstein , D-San Francisco, joined more than two dozen Democratic colleagues ...More..

Country Trust Bank Boosts Position in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Country Trust Bank Boosts Position in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)

At one point in the past year, the shares traded as low as $25.5 but has recovered 224.2% since then. Bristol-Myers Squibb (NYSE: BMY ) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. ...More..

Payday-lending rules will create 'credit deserts' says group
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Payday-lending rules will create 'credit deserts' says group

The restrictions, which have been under development for more than three years, are fiercely opposed by those in the industry, who say the rules will force numerous nation's almost 18,000 payday lenders out of b...More..

by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Firearm Accessory Used in Las Vegas Massacre Renews Questions About Gun Control

Replacing the standard stock - the part of the gun that rests on the user's shoulder - a bump stock allows the weapon to move back and forth more quickly. During that story, the rifle outfitted with a bump ...More..

Oklahoma congressmen respond to gun control questions after Las Vegas massacre
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Oklahoma congressmen respond to gun control questions after Las Vegas massacre

We asked members of the KPBS Public Insight Network how the mass shooting is affecting them personally. But this is an opportunity to consider this nation's gun laws . These patterns tend to rise directly ...More..

Brady throws for 303 yards, Patriots hold off Bucs 19-14
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Brady throws for 303 yards, Patriots hold off Bucs 19-14

The Patriots have won six of the eight meetings all-time between the franchises, including the past three contests. The Bucs are just 1-4 against the spread in their last five games overall. The Bucs had ...More..

Leader comment: Gun law ensures there will be further tragedy
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Leader comment: Gun law ensures there will be further tragedy

Both he and Ms Giffords are gun owners, but Mr Kelly said "we can respect the Second Amendment and the rights of responsible gun owners, and at the same time, we can keep guns out of the hands of criminals, do...More..

by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Three notes before North Carolina welcomes No. 21 Notre Dame

It would seem like a more glamorous setting for North Carolina if the Tar Heels (1-4) weren't simply trying to figure out what might work. This will take place at St. But if Tar Heels head coach Larry Fedo...More..

by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Sen. Dianne Feinsten says daughter nearly attended Las Vegas country music festival

In the wake of the Las Vegas mass shooting , lawmakers introduced a bill that would ban bump stocks , the tool investigators said gunman Stephen Paddock used to make his weapons fire like machine guns ...More..

Civil liberties 'a luxury' as premiers back Turnbull's new anti-terror laws
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Civil liberties 'a luxury' as premiers back Turnbull's new anti-terror laws

The state premiers also agreed on a new federal law that will allow terror suspects to be detained by to 14 days without a charge. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews brushed off concerns about civil liberties...More..

The Importance of Checking on American Gun Laws
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

The Importance of Checking on American Gun Laws

But after our country witnessed another tragic mass shooting this week - perhaps the worst in USA history - we feel an obligation to speak out against the immorality of congressional inaction. Out of the one-th...More..

Case against Prakash Raj for his remark 'Modi bigger actor than me'
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Case against Prakash Raj for his remark 'Modi bigger actor than me'

However, the actor maintained that he was "hurt" by the prime minister's silence and termed it as "chilling". Actor Prakash Raj , who is reportedly a close friend of Gauri Lankesh family had made headlin...More..

Las Vegas shooting: Trump refuses to talk about gun control laws
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Las Vegas shooting: Trump refuses to talk about gun control laws

The massacre of 58 concertgoers and wounding of about 500 more at an outdoor festival in Las Vegas was carried out by a single gunman shooting from a hotel window. "We couldn't be more proud of the communit...More..

by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Russian Federation says kills 7 Nusra Front field commanders in Syria air strike

He went on to say that the successful advances of the Syrian Army, supported by the Russian Air Force, as well as the " rapid liberation " of the Euphrates Valley from Islamic State are "apparently at odds wi...More..

White House asks Congress for $16bn NFIP funding
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

White House asks Congress for $16bn NFIP funding

The request would address two urgent needs. President Donald Trump's desired aid bill, which has not been publicly released, includes $13 billion for hurricane relief funds for areas like Texas, Florida and...More..

Delhi: Six-year-old girl raped in her school's washroom
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Delhi: Six-year-old girl raped in her school's washroom

Following the incident, school's bus conductor was arrested, but the case took a complicated turn after family of the accused claimed that he was being wrongly framed and that the school authorities were trying...More..

House Advances Budget Resolution, in First Step Toward Major Tax Bill
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

House Advances Budget Resolution, in First Step Toward Major Tax Bill

U.S. Rep. John Katko , R-Camillus, said that was the message seven New York Republicans received when they met privately this morning with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., and House Majority W...More..

Mueller's Team Traveled to Interview Ex-Spy Involved in Dossier
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Mueller's Team Traveled to Interview Ex-Spy Involved in Dossier

In a report published in January four USA intelligence agencies said they took the dossier's allegations seriously. It identifies several Russian businessmen and others whom the intelligence community believe...More..

Republicans consider new legislation after Vegas mass shooting
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Republicans consider new legislation after Vegas mass shooting

Dianne Feinstein stepped to the podium to announce a new bill to close a loophole in an automatic weapons law, you could hardly blame her if she had a case of deja vu. It is legal across most of the countr...More..

Trump to visit Las Vegas, meet with survivors
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Trump to visit Las Vegas, meet with survivors

The Philippines' National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) said the FBI , its United States counterpart, had sought help in finding Danley, 62. President Donald Trump is promising the nation will stand with...More..

Trump Heads to Las Vegas to Pay His Respects After Shooting
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Trump Heads to Las Vegas to Pay His Respects After Shooting

Sen. Patrick Leahy released a statement saying it is "painfully clear that yesterday will go down as one of the darkest days in our nation's history". The NRA said the Bureau of Alcohol , Tobacco, Firear...More..

Local Gun Expert Talks About Bump Stocks
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Local Gun Expert Talks About Bump Stocks

The bump stock works when the shooter holds the pistol grip with one hand and the barrel of the gun with the other. Other important GOP senators revealed Wednesday they have people in their office researchi...More..

Is Prabhas & Anushka Shetty To Be Engaged In This December See Images
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Is Prabhas & Anushka Shetty To Be Engaged In This December See Images

Interestingly, Prabhas finally spoke up about his relationship with Anushka to a Hindi portal. But before you get your hopes up, we will have to burst the bubble and let you know - this is yet another baseles...More..