School safety bill to take center stage for state capitol

And, Rep. Jared Moskowitz (D-Coral Springs) says he too has mixed feelings on the bill, even though he voted for it. "There is no bigger fan of the Second Amendment than me and no bigger fan of the NRA", Trump said . As the Senate committee co... More..

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Conway discusses White House opioid summit

White House officials insist the administration has been hard at work, and that's what Thursday's opioid summit was all about. An exclusive report from Axios quoting five people who have discussed the matt...More..

Almost 6000 make it to polls in Brazos County early voting
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Almost 6000 make it to polls in Brazos County early voting

For those who missed the February 20 deadline to register by mail, early voting and registration will available through March 19 for the March 20 primary. "I believe that that has stirred interest". "Disappoi...More..

Pakistan holds Senate election, ruling PML-N likely to top polling
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Pakistan holds Senate election, ruling PML-N likely to top polling

According to the code of conduct, no one would be allowed to carry mobile phones in the polling stations i.e. assembly buildings, while the assembly members would only be allowed inside if they will be carrying...More..

India's stance 'clear', Dalai Lama free to carry out religious events
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

India's stance 'clear', Dalai Lama free to carry out religious events

However, clearing its stand on the issue, Ministry of External Affairs is a statement said, " Government's position on His Holiness the Dalai Lama is clear and consistent. The Dalai Lama fled Lhasa in Tibet on ...More..

Turkish soldiers killed in Syria's Afrin
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Turkish soldiers killed in Syria's Afrin

The targets were hit by Turkish-made ATAK helicopters in western Afrin , it said . It did not provide further details and it was not clear if the air strikes were in retaliation for the deaths of the Turkish ...More..

Vietnamese president arrives in New Delhi to boost bilateral ties
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Vietnamese president arrives in New Delhi to boost bilateral ties

India and Vietnam on Saturday resolved to work jointly for an open and prosperous Indo-Pacific along with an efficient and rules-based regional security architecture, seen as a message to China over its growing...More..

Babu Owino Babu Owino loses Embakasi East MP seat
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Babu Owino Babu Owino loses Embakasi East MP seat

There is no need for Jubilee to field a candidate in Embakasi East when the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) calls for a by-election in the constituency, an MP has said. Babu after the cou...More..

'Beast from the East' blankets Rome in rare snowfall
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

'Beast from the East' blankets Rome in rare snowfall

The frozen temperatures in Europe are in stark contrast to the Arctic itself which is experiencing an unusually warm period despite it being the depths of winter when the sun never even rises above the horizo...More..

White House Disputes Report Trump Is Backing Off Gun Age Restriction
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

White House Disputes Report Trump Is Backing Off Gun Age Restriction

President TrumpDonald John TrumpAccuser says Trump should be afraid of the truth Woman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Shulkin says he has White House approval to root out ...More..

Italy's populist 5-Stars hold last rally in Rome
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Italy's populist 5-Stars hold last rally in Rome

The billionaire former prime minister is now barred until next year from holding elected office himself under Italian law owing to a tax fraud conviction. "We have a situation that is very complex, hard to pred...More..

Idaho House passes bill limiting repeat bond issues
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Idaho House passes bill limiting repeat bond issues

The Spokesman-Review reports House members voted 52-16 on Friday to send HB 547 to the Senate. The bill had 19 amendments that ranged from banning bump stocks on assault rifles to one that would bar the state...More..

Former Tennessee school bus driver convicted in fatal crash
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Former Tennessee school bus driver convicted in fatal crash

Johnthony Walker, 24, driver of the Chattanooga, Tenn., school bus in which five children died in a crash Monday, was arrested and charged with vehicular homicide and other charges. Sentencing for Walker is sc...More..

Attack on French embassy, army in Burkina Faso kills eight
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Attack on French embassy, army in Burkina Faso kills eight

According to AFP, quoting security sources , the twin attacks on the French embassy and the country's military headquarters Friday left dozens dead or wounded. Five countries - Burkina Faso, Niger, Chad, Mali ...More..

Commerce Secretary Lectures Global Markets on 'Overreaction'
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Commerce Secretary Lectures Global Markets on 'Overreaction'

He starts with cans of soup and soda, noting that the tariffs should produce a price hike of less than one cent. "I just bought this can today at a 7-Eleven down here and its price was a $1.99". "This isn't t...More..

Nine held after gang attack Dublin Lidl with digger during Storm Emma
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Nine held after gang attack Dublin Lidl with digger during Storm Emma

Gardai have confirmed that substantial damage was caused to both premises. There has also been another unconfirmed report of a third store being looted in the city, however it is not known where the alleged i...More..

'Forcibly disappeared' woman from BBC report appears on TV
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

'Forcibly disappeared' woman from BBC report appears on TV

A 25-year-old Egyptian woman whose mother had alleged was "forcibly disappeared" and "tortured", according to the extensive BBC news story published on Friday, was interviewed on Monday evening by a prominent...More..

Seeded Oregon Ducks open Pac-12 women's basketball tournament
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Seeded Oregon Ducks open Pac-12 women's basketball tournament

Still, the strength of schedule and RPI - one of the main metrics the NCAA tournament selection committee uses for ranking teams - have not been as good as years past. The Bruins will play in the Pac-12 Tournam...More..

Michelle Obama Has Some Twitter Tips For Donald Trump
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Michelle Obama Has Some Twitter Tips For Donald Trump

They want to be touched. "I think kids do think telling it like it is and talking off the top of your head [is cool] ..." They put food on the gold charger because that was their plate. It's believed that...More..

by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Meghalaya trends: Cong leading in 3, UDP in 2 seats

The Congress Party has fielded 59 candidates, while the BJP put up nominees in 47 constituencies. Polling for 59 seats of the 60-member Assembly was held on February 27. The Congress's move comes in the wak...More..

Trump and Pence meet with NRA leader at White House
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Trump and Pence meet with NRA leader at White House

Cornyn's bill, which has bipartisan support, would offer incentives to federal and state agencies to file already required reports with the FBI's National Instant Criminal Background Check System, known as NI...More..

by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Trump meets with NRA top lobbyist Chris Cox at the White House

They have less power over me. Behind the scenes, administration officials had sabotaged a bipartisan bill that inevitably collapsed. John Cornyn (R-Texas) and urged lawmakers to use a more expansive bipartisa...More..

MET Eireann extend Status Red Alert
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

MET Eireann extend Status Red Alert

The red weather warning for snow and ice in Co Louth has been downgraded to orange until 9am tomorrow morning. "Snow is continuing this evening and will for some hours overnight yet". Public transport remains...More..

Trade Wars Are Destructive. Of Course Trump Wants One
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Trade Wars Are Destructive. Of Course Trump Wants One

Toyota said 90 percent of the steel and aluminum purchased for its cars made in the United States is sourced in the country, according to Reuters . By comparison, the steel industry - which is the primary fo...More..

Lebanon's Hariri to travel to Saudi three months after crisis
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Lebanon's Hariri to travel to Saudi three months after crisis

During his four-day visit, Aloula is also scheduled to meet separately with Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri, Hariri, Lebanese Forces chief Samir Geagea and Kataeb Party leader MP Sami Gemayel. Lebanon declared i...More..

Russian Federation denies violating arms control pact
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Russian Federation denies violating arms control pact

Mutually assured destruction has worked well enough with Russian Federation and China to discount their threat; rogue and irrational states like Iran and North Korea worry us more . She also criticized an ...More..

Missing Squaw Valley Ski Resort Guest Found Dead, Sheriff's Office Says
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Missing Squaw Valley Ski Resort Guest Found Dead, Sheriff's Office Says

One was transported to the hospital with serious injuries, while another was treated and released. The cause of the avalanche is under investigation. "On behalf of everyone at Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, we ...More..

Crescent Heights High School celebrates Pink Shirt Day
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Crescent Heights High School celebrates Pink Shirt Day

Nice Needs No Filter is the slogan of this year's Pink Shirt Day , taking place February 28. "Our world thrives on people's differences". As they stood in the foyer handing out the shirts, the bullied boy walk...More..

Senate Republican says challenging to pass USA infrastructure bill
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Senate Republican says challenging to pass USA infrastructure bill

The holding pattern comes as President Trump has floated a number of potential actions, ranging from a higher age limit on rifle purchases to arming teachers and volunteer school guards to beefing up background...More..

Sheriff: Ind. deputy shot in pursuit won't survive
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Sheriff: Ind. deputy shot in pursuit won't survive

Lebanon officers were serving an arrest warrant on a woman on Yates Street at about 9:30 a.m. John Baldwin Sr. (r.) and his son, John Baldwin Jr., were arrested in the shooting. Vincent Indianapolis hospital...More..

Mexican producers urge gov't to restrict corn imports under NAFTA
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Mexican producers urge gov't to restrict corn imports under NAFTA

Most of that new production is ultimately planned for export, he said. That's the hope of many U.S.ag groups looking for a positive outcome to the negotiations. The survey is just the latest indication that NAF...More..

HEB website back up and running, Selena bags 'sold out' online
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

HEB website back up and running, Selena bags 'sold out' online

Limit two bags per person. The H-E-B website is fully functioning at this time, however, http://www.heb.com/selena, is still not fully functioning. Bags also will be conveniently available through H-E-B Curbs...More..

Boy who shot himself planned attack on school
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Boy who shot himself planned attack on school

At about the same time, surveillance video showed he came out of the restroom and there were four students nearby, but for some reason he turned around, Brink said. 'I'd hurt and destroy something bigger but my...More..

The Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD) Shares Sold by Ashfield Capital Partners LLC
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

The Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD) Shares Sold by Ashfield Capital Partners LLC

These services include checking and savings accounts, credit cards, mortgage and student loans, trusts, wills, estate planning, investment management services and financial and advisory services. The company ha...More..

May tells United Kingdom it must face hard facts about Brexit
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

May tells United Kingdom it must face hard facts about Brexit

In mentioning broadcasting in the same breath as Britain's trillion-dollar financial services sector, May put it firmly on the agenda in her government's ongoing, hard Brexit negotiations with the E.U. This a...More..