Mass. Students Are Organizing Walkouts, Calling For Change In Gun Laws

She also noted the school district's policy requires that expressions of students' opinions be done in a way that does not disrupt or interfere with orderly conduct and learning in the schools. "The principal talked about the shooting in Florida". Th... More..

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Winter Olympics 2018: Russian athlete is guilty of doping violation
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Winter Olympics 2018: Russian athlete is guilty of doping violation

Despite their team's suspension, Russian Federation were allowed to send 168 athletes to compete as neutrals in Pyeongchang , after they were passed clean following rigorous testing. Any Russian athletes who...More..

Ariana Grande Pulls Out Of Manchester Tribute At BRIT Awards 2018
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Ariana Grande Pulls Out Of Manchester Tribute At BRIT Awards 2018

Despite that, she was planning to attend the ceremony anyway, but according to the source, her doctor has told her not to fly overseas. " Live Forever " was also the song Gallagher performed with Coldplay's ...More..

Iran stays within main limits of nuclear deal, IAEA report shows
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Iran stays within main limits of nuclear deal, IAEA report shows

Iran is under separate United States sanctions related to its missile program. Trump has repeatedly described the nuclear deal, as "the worst and most one-sided transaction Washington has ever entered into", ...More..

Skiing at the Winter Olympics: What is the Alpine combined?
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Skiing at the Winter Olympics: What is the Alpine combined?

I acted like it was just myself. "And then what counts, counts". "And she had a wonderful career - and she is still 'having, ' because it's not over". At Jeongseon Alpine Center, Goggia was behind on the leader...More..

by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

NRA's Wayne LaPierre delivers remarks at CPAC

He added, "If you fuzz the line, they're all at risk". "Socialism is a movement that loves a smear", LaPierre said. He says opponents of gun rights want to "sweep under the carpet" the failure of school saf...More..

Trump criticizes Federal Bureau of Investigation over handling of tip about Florida school-shooting suspect
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Trump criticizes Federal Bureau of Investigation over handling of tip about Florida school-shooting suspect

The AP reports the bipartisan background check legislation will be created to allow federal agencies and states to accurately report criminal information to the FBI when someone tries to buy a gun. "It'...More..

Anthony Davis wears injured DeMarcus Cousins' jersey in 2018 NBA All-Star Game
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Anthony Davis wears injured DeMarcus Cousins' jersey in 2018 NBA All-Star Game

But after Cousins' injury, the Pelicans have as many question marks as ever. Davis acknowledged he's feeling the pressure to carry a heavy load, saying "it goes back to AD before DeMarcus, a lot of minutes,...More..

Trump backs guns for teachers
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Trump backs guns for teachers

Trump heard a range of ideas on ending school shootings at a White House session in which survivors of the shooting and parents of students who died spoke out. "If [football coach Aaron Feis] had a firearm ...More..

Centrica raises cuts target to £500mn
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Centrica raises cuts target to £500mn

Struggles within its energy supply division, particularly in the USA, continue to eat into profits, while political and regulatory uncertainty remains intense here at home in the UK. Centrica expects to gene...More..

30 public sector and co-op banks are susceptible to PNB-like fraud
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

30 public sector and co-op banks are susceptible to PNB-like fraud

PTI had first reported on February 18 that at least 200 shell firms and "benami" assets have come under the scanner of the investigative agencies probing the Rs 11,400-crore alleged fraud at a PNB branch in M...More..

by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Ivanka to attend Winter Olympics closing ceremony in S Korea

For Shiffrin it is her second medal here to go with gold in the giant slalom. Long-standing Winter Olympic powerhouse Norway is, unsurprisingly, leading the way with 29 total medals-11 of which are gold. Yo...More..

Meghan Markle targeted in anthrax scare
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Meghan Markle targeted in anthrax scare

Authorities tested the substance and determined it was "non-suspicious". Officers from the Met's counter-terrorism command were called in after the letter was received at St James's Palace, for sorting, on Fe...More..

Avani Chaturvedi Becomes First Indian Woman To Fly A Fighter Jet
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Avani Chaturvedi Becomes First Indian Woman To Fly A Fighter Jet

Hailing from Madhya Pradesh, Avani Chaturvedi has become the first-ever Indian woman to fly solo in a supersonic fighter as flew a 20-minute solo sortie in a MiG-21 "Bison" fighter at the Jamnagar airbase, ...More..

Miranda Otto Joins Netflix's 'Sabrina' Series as Aunt Zelda
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Miranda Otto Joins Netflix's 'Sabrina' Series as Aunt Zelda

Mad Men actress Kieran Shipka has already been confirmed to play Sabrina , and The Vampire Diaries' Jaz Sinclair is set to co-star as her best friend Rosalind. The entire series may be darker and spookier...More..

PSL 2018: Sabbir Rahman joins Peshawar Zalmi as Shakib's replacement
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

PSL 2018: Sabbir Rahman joins Peshawar Zalmi as Shakib's replacement

In the opening match of PSL 2018 , defending champions Peshawar Zalmi will be up against newcomers Multan Sultans . The event will feature a number of famous national and global celebrities while Sufi S...More..

University of Kent staff take strike action over pensions dispute
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

University of Kent staff take strike action over pensions dispute

Ms Hunt said: "The scale of these unprecedented strikes reflects just how destructive the proposals would be for staff pensions and their anger at university leaders to come back to the table to negotiate". Sev...More..

Us Hate Groups Grow in Trump's First Year, Says Watchdog
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Us Hate Groups Grow in Trump's First Year, Says Watchdog

Since 2014, the number has jumped 20 percent, it said . There are some changes, however, with the number of Ku Klux Klan groups dropping from 130 in 2016 to 72 in 2017. Meanwhile, KKK chapters declined drast...More..

Donald Trump suggests arming teachers with guns to stop school shootings
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Donald Trump suggests arming teachers with guns to stop school shootings

Trump says teachers who are " adept at firearms" could be one solution to deadly school shootings . Some of the meeting participants indicated support. "I really believe that if these cowards knew that the sc...More..

Police warn of social media hoax
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Police warn of social media hoax

Brian Wasson says the department "is aware of a viral post represented to be from a social media user that is making a threat to a school district". Police investigated and determined the post is being shared...More..

Missing Wichita boy's stepmother arrested
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Missing Wichita boy's stepmother arrested

Officials have arrested the stepmother of a 5-year-old boy who went missing in Kansas. He did not release details on the alleged incidents, but said more charges could be coming. "It makes me so proud to say I'...More..

by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Inaction on two fronts after Florida shooting

The White House meeting comes a day after Trump said his administration would take steps to ban bump stocks, an accessory that enables a rifle to shoot hundreds of rounds a minute. The legislation aims to p...More..

Israel foils alleged plot to blow up Australian plane
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Israel foils alleged plot to blow up Australian plane

The plot involved smuggling a bomb hidden inside a meat grinder onto the Abu Dhabi-bound flight. Mr. Dutton said the information from Israel led "directly" to dealing with the matter, before adding: "There's ...More..

Trump acknowledges Russia's meddling in United States elections - White House
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Trump acknowledges Russia's meddling in United States elections - White House

Here are a few questions for the writer: Why do so many Trump campaign officials and people associated with Trump have serious Russian connections, and why do they lie to the Federal Bureau of Investigati...More..

Manohar Parrikar tables Goa budget after discharge from Mumbai hospital
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Manohar Parrikar tables Goa budget after discharge from Mumbai hospital

It is expected that Parrikar will lay down a framework for the functioning of the government until he is away. Parrikar holds the finance portfolio in the state Cabinet. Our commitment to him is steadfast, " ...More..

Raleigh pastor reflects on Billy Graham's humility
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Raleigh pastor reflects on Billy Graham's humility

I admired his ministry then and since for his ability to make the Gospel real to anyone he addressed. "You can't help but be touched a little bit by that and think there's something going on here", he said. I...More..

by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Founding Fathers would be repulsed by gun violence, weapons

Politicians are debating gun laws, again . This information tracks with the National Rifle Association's Institute for Legislative Action , which lobbies for the NRA and tracks laws relating to gun us...More..

Cheney High School students organize walkout
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Cheney High School students organize walkout

Students walked out of class at two schools in Alameda Wednesday morning in solidarity with the victims of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas school shooting. "A disruption of the school will not be tolerated". "All ...More..

Nevada sees increase in students earning passing AP exam scores
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Nevada sees increase in students earning passing AP exam scores

Nevada's five-year increase in the number of students earning a 3 or higher on an AP exam went from 8.2 percent points from 16.5 percent in 2012 to 24.7 percent in 2017. "We appreciate the hard work our teacher...More..

Secret new charges filed against Manafort, Gates in Mueller probe
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Secret new charges filed against Manafort, Gates in Mueller probe

Fox News observed the filing in the clerk's office at U.S. District Court in Washington Wednesday afternoon. According to filings by Mueller's office last week, Manafort is alleged to have acquired a mortgage...More..

CAPA Students Stage Walkout In Response To Florida High School Shooting
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

CAPA Students Stage Walkout In Response To Florida High School Shooting

Students who are truant three or more times may face certain sanctions, such as having their driver's licenses suspended. Her classmate Matthew Knight, 16, said he's protesting the "lack of any strong respons...More..

Trump orders ban on gun 'bump stock' devices
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Trump orders ban on gun 'bump stock' devices

Today's discussion will focus on mental health, gun control , background checks, and other measures like the president's call to ban bump stocks . "Me and my friends, we get scared when a auto drives by any...More..

Sushma to meet Canadian counterpart ahead of Modi-Trudeau talks
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Sushma to meet Canadian counterpart ahead of Modi-Trudeau talks

Canadaian High Commission has canceled dinner invitation to Jaspal Atwal, a convicted Khalistani terrorist. Atwal, who was once active in the International Sikh Youth Federation, was photographed with Trudeau...More..

President Trump proposes more guns to stop school shooting massacres
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

President Trump proposes more guns to stop school shooting massacres

President Donald Trump announced Tuesday he has signed a memorandum directing Attorney General Jeff Sessions to propose new regulations that would ban devices that can effectively turn legal weapons into m...More..

Rubio says he'd support legislation blocking 18-year-olds from buying rifles
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Rubio says he'd support legislation blocking 18-year-olds from buying rifles

Rubio took the brunt of the audience anger for his pro-gun stance and even got reamed by Douglas high junior Cameron Kasky , who asked him repeatedly to pledge that he wouldn't take money from the NRA , which...More..