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Repeal the Second Amendment

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Constitution. I am not saying that no one should own a gun of any sort, and most gun safety advocates aren't arguing that the government remove guns from circulation, far from it. His comments came not in a discussion about gun rights, but in a discussion about the government's war powers. It's undeniable that the country has gone through many changes this past year; for better or for worse. Read More »

School Shooting Survivors Confront Politicians at Florida Town Hall

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Even media outlets that don't normally cover politics took note of Rubio's inability to master the situation. You can watch the full exchange above. Because I want to like you, look at me and tell me that guns were the factor in the hunting of our kids in this school this week. "I'm saying that the problems we're facing here today can not be solved by gun laws alone", he told the parent. Read More »

Winter Olympics 2018: Ivanka Trump arrives for closing ceremony

She said she was thrilled to be in the country to "cheer for Team USA" and to "reaffirm our strong and enduring commitment with the people of the Republic of Korea". Gen Kim's agency was accused of masterminding attacks on South Korea, including the sinking of the Cheonan navy ship which killed 46 South Korean sailors in 2010. Read More »

Chinese government seizes control of Anbang Insurance

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Beijing-based Anbang Group's operations are now "stable", the statement said. The regulator added that Wu Xiaohui, former chairman and CEO of the Beijing-based firm who disappeared into detention last June , is being prosecuted for "economic crimes". Read More »

No decision yet on including Pakistan in FATF grey-list

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The report said the USA is still trying for the FATF to take a decision on this by today. The previous day, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif said his country has narrowly avoided being targeted by the FATF, tweeting that Pakistan had been granted a three-month reprieve by the body after a meeting in Paris failed to reach agreement on the matter. Read More »

US Jewish group withdraws Holocaust video offensive to Poles

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A prominent American Jewish foundation launched a campaign calling on the United States to cut all diplomatic ties with Poland over its passing of a controversial bill that criminalizes the use of the term " Polish Holocaust". Jewish human rights organization Simon Wiesenthal Center said on Wednesday it was considering issuing a travel advisory for Jews urging them to limit their visits to Poland after the country's relations with Israel were strained. Read More »

Cop Catches 5-Year-Old Child Falling From Third Floor

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A quick-thinking police officer is being praised as a hero after he put his body on the line to save a young child falling from a third floor balcony in Egypt . Ammar's dad said this harrowing incident was not the first time their son - who they said suffers a brain condition - had been narrowly saved from injury in a fall or near-fall. Read More »

TN farmers stage protest, demand Cauvery water

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AIADMK, DMK, Congress, BJP, CPI, CPM, VCK, IUML and Naam Thamizhar Katchi are some of the parties which will participate. On why Karnataka was not pressurised to release water to Tamil Nadu, Rupala, here to inaugurate a three-day worldwide conference on "Emerging Synergires in Agriculture, Food Processing Engineering and Biotechnology", organised at Karunya University, said: "The Central Government will take measures for the benefit of farmers of Tamil Nadu". Read More »

Families of Gun Victims Confront Trump in White House Listening Session

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A " gun free" school is a magnet for bad people. "If you harden the sites you're not going to have this problem. That's what they want to hear". In the listening session , he suggested that 20 per cent of the teaching staff in school across America could be given "concealed carry" permits, which allow people to carry firearms hidden from view. Read More »

Ivanka Trump Won't Meet N.Korean Defectors

Kim Yong-chol, a vice chairman of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea's central committee, will lead the eight-member delegation, which will stay in the South for three days, according to Seoul's Unification Ministry. A State Department spokesperson on Thursday said the USA hoped Kim would use his visit to the South to pay tribute to those killed in the sinking. A high-level delegation had arrived in Pyeongchang in South Korea to attend the opening ceremony of the Winter Games on February 9. Read More »

Republican congresswoman claims 'so many' mass murderers are Democrats without offering evidence

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Two weeks ago she called Democrats 'un-American, ' last week she defended alleged domestic abuser Rob Porter, and now she blames Democrats for mass murder - she is an embarrassment to NY and our country. When running for Congress, Tenney was endorsed by the National Rifle Association, which gave her an "A" rating . "I will continue to stand up for law-abiding citizens who are smeared by anti-gun liberal elitists", the congresswoman said. Read More »

CPAC features speeches by Pence, NRA's LaPierre

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Gun control advocates and the media "hate the NRA , they hate the Second Amendment, they hate individual freedom". Numerous teenagers and their parents taking part have called for more curbs on guns. The conservative Breitbart website also ran a story expressing concern about the background checks, saying they would lead to a national gun registry. Read More »

McMaster may be out as Trump's national security adviser

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So far, there is no public acknowledgement. McMaster said there is "incontrovertible" evidence that Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 US presidential election. While Trump's political instincts verge on isolationism, McMaster has been an ardent defender of America's wars in the Middle East, often siding with more hawkish factions of the administration over the president's favored advisers. Read More »

Olympian Lindsey Vonn scatters grandpa's ashes in South Korea

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Now, it switches to Shiffrin's forte - the slalom . NORDIC COMBINED TEAM: Carrying his country's flag in one hand as he crossed the finish line, Johannes Rydzek capped a dominating performance to give Germany more Olympic gold . "I'm going to be going for it". Shiffrin came to Pyeongchang with a more ambitious goal: to win three or more events, a reasonable expectation since she was the clear favorite in two and a top contender in a third. Read More »

Catalan politicians in Spanish court in secession probe

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The federal Government of Switzerland announced this noon that it will not extradite to Spain deputy Anna Gabriel in arguing that this measure is not contemplated in worldwide laws and in those of country Swiss when it is about political offences. Read More »

Discovery of cave paintings and decorated shells reveals Neanderthals were artists

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Rock art "is unique, it's precious - there's a lot of pressure on you not to make a mistake", says geochronologist Dirk Hoffmann at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. But the evidence in favor of Neanderthal artwork is strong. They became extinct around 38,000 years ago for reasons that are still not clear. The only way to clearly show that Neanderthals came up with the idea on their own was to date their work to before they met humans - and that's exactly what this ... Read More »

Marion Le Pen to Address CPAC

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Senior editor of National Review Jonah Goldberg who accused Ms. Le Pen of being a "statist", while the "Reagan Battalion" Twitter account denounced Le Pen as having "NOTHING" to do with conservatism - all of which led to Breitbart running a gloating headline: "Establishment right-wingers in meltdown over marion le pen invite to CPAC". Read More »

Policeman dies after night of violence in Bilbao

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Over 500 police officers had been deployed for the high-risk return leg of the tie, but that didn't stop trouble from starting as Spartak ultras arrived at Bilbao's stadium ahead of the game. "I don't know if would have been better or worse to suspend the match". Spartak posted a lengthy call for good behaviour on their official website, reminding supporters that there were no tickets available and that "the cashier's office will not work". Read More »

Police make multiple arrests for school threats following Florida school shooting

Since the deadly school shooting one week ago Thursday in Parkland, Florida the number of threats against schools across the country has increased dramatically - and in is no exception. "I'd like to ask parents out there, "When's the last time you've actually, actually walked into your kids' rooms, other than picking up their dirty laundry?" A teenager is accused of stating on Snapchat, "You think you've seen a threat, I'll show you a threat". Read More »

VERIFY: Here's why David Hogg and other Florida students aren't 'crisis actors'

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In the aftermath of mass shootings , it's no longer just the trauma of the incident that survivors have to deal with; some of them face accusations of being paid actors. After a gunman killed 58 people in Las Vegas past year, countless videos appeared on YouTube claiming that the victims were "actors". The video shows a CBS news broadcast from summer 2017 of Hogg describing how a friend of his got into an argument with a lifeguard on the beach. Read More »

David Wise defends title, United States gets 3rd halfpipe gold

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It was a dream run for Wise, who landed double corks in all four directions: front left, front right, switch (backward) left and switch right. He responded with a 97.20 that vaulted him immediately to the top of the standings. As for the other US skiers, Torin Yater-Wallace went massive but was unable to land a full run, and Aaron Blunck's best runs didn't seem to be clean enough to appease the judges. Read More »

Cinemark bans big bags in its theaters

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There are Cinemark locations in Valley View, Strongsville, Aurora, Macedonia and Cuyahoga Falls. "I'll be mindful and just leave my bag in the vehicle", said Lawson. People who use larger medical equipment bags and diaper bags have nothing to worry about. "But at the same time, you can't be too careful". "The policy indicates, "Any bags or packages measuring larger than 12" x 12" x 6" will not be permitted into the theatre". Read More »

Freezing Rain and Sleet Will Cause Problems Wednesday

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Another round of accumulating snow is possible in Northland from late Saturday into Sunday . Wind: NE 5-15. Low: 25. Right now it looks like a mainly rain event, but the ground is still frozen (to a good 2 feet or more ), so there may be some mix with snow and/or freezing rain/drizzle. Read More »

Charity boss Justin Forsyth announces Unicef resignation

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Forsyth became Chief Executive of Save the Children in September 2010, following his work for the government that saw him become Strategic Communications and Campaigns Director under Gordon Brown. I apologised unreservedly at the time and face-to-face. A senior official at UNICEF has resigned after allegations of inappropriate behaviour during an earlier stint at Save The Children . Read More »

Talk Show Host Cited In Darien DUI

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After the cops' discovery, a warrant was issued for Wilkos' arrest. Police said Wilkos turned himself in to Darien Police Headquarters on Wednesday night. TMZ reported in January that coincidentally, Wilkos' audio technician and a crew member's wife were driving in the same area and crashed on the same day. Read More »

Two Benches refer land acquisition cases to CJI

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The matter came to a flashpoint on Thursday when separate set of appeals related to land acquisition were listed before a Bench of Justices Arun Mishra and Amitava Roy in one court and Justices Adarsh K Goel and UU Lalit in another court. Read More »

UP Investor Summit ends with address by President Kovind

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Investors have the option to select the state and the country to invest in, he said, adding that the leadership should be such that it is capable of taking decisions. Lauding the state on law and order front, Mr Jaitley said the state government has proved in past 11 months that rule of law can be established. Speaking on the good scope for the defence corridor, Yogi said, "Bundelkhand has a good scope for the defense corridor". Read More »

Real beat Leganes to go third

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With Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale fighting for their places in the side while being linked to moves away from the Spanish capital, it seems as if Madrid chief Florentino Perez is weighing up a swoop for Neymar. After hearing doubters for weeks, Madrid came from behind to beat Paris Saint-Germain 3-1 in Champions League . However, Leganes have lost their last two games and have picked up only five points in their last six games. Read More »

Oxfam Great Britain suspended in Haiti over misconduct allegations

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Goldring's revelation was made as legislators questioned him over the alleged use of prostitutes in Haiti after the natural disaster. The charity helps 750,000 people in Haiti. The country's government confirmed the charity would have to remain inactive pending an investigation into claims made against employees. Oxfam officials apologized for downplaying the significance of the misconduct. Read More »