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Pro, Anti-Gun Ownership Protests Expected at NRA Dallas Meeting

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Among the list of items that NRA members would be barred from bringing into the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center were "firearms", "gun parts, holsters, magazines", and "weapons of any kind". Caraway is calling on the NRA to discuss strategies that will curb gun violence. "Due to the attendance of the Vice President of the United States, the U.S. Read More »

National Day of Prayer events today in Galion

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Across the nation today, many are assembling in prayer on town squares, in front of courthouses, in houses of worship, such as churches, mosques, synagogues, and temples. Prayer brings people together. Among local events, Dallas pastor Robert Jeffress addressed 200 Middle Tennessee pastors and public servants at a 7 a.m. Read More »

Bill Cosby & Roman Polanski Are Expelled From The Motion Picture Academy

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Roman Polanski has always been a fugitive in the US, stemming from a trial at which he was found guilty of the rape of a 13-year-old girl. The 84-year-old actor was kicked out in 2004 after letting the man who fixed his broken VCR borrow movie screeners that had been doled out for Oscar consideration by the Academy. Read More »

Iran to withdraw from nuclear deal if United States pulls out

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Zarif went on to reiterate that his nation will not "renegotiate or add onto" the deal, as French President Emmanuel Macron suggested during his visit to the US last week. It doesn't matter that Iran just confirmed advances in refining technology that demonstrate its enrichment research goes on, preparing for the day the deal's limitations run out. Read More »

New Jersey's Mystery High School Pooper Turns Out To Be School Superintendent

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Human feces had recently been found " on a daily basis " on or near Holmdel High School's track and football field, according to Holmdel Township police. There are many things a school superintendent shouldn't do. Not only was he the school superintendent, he is a former Hudson Valley resident. It is still unclear why Tramaglini made a decision to use the football field as his bathroom and authorities are interviewing him over the incidents. Read More »

Giuliani: Trump Fired Comey Because He Refused To Publicly Exonerate POTUS

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Trump fired Comey because he wouldn't tell Trump he wasn't target in Russian Federation probe Trump quotes his old lawyer slamming Mueller: "You are screwing" with the president Shep Smith: There's a "concerted effort" for Fox News guests to warn Trump against Mueller interview MORE pushed back Wednesday on the idea that he's considering a career in politics, telling readers at a book event that he'd make a "crappy candidate". Read More »

UN Chief Warns Trump Not To Ditch Iran Nuclear Deal

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In a prime time televised statement on Monday night Netanyahu presented what he said were Iranian documents obtained in an Israeli intelligence operation that purportedly prove Iran had been developing nuclear weapons before the 2015 deal it signed with the United States and world powers. Read More »

104-year-old Australian scientist to end life in Switzerland

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He has an appointment with assisted dying agency Life Circle in Basel, Switzerland. "I might as well not have (my health) getting worse and worse, making me unhappy as it goes", he said. Professor Goodall was born in London in 1914 before moving to Australia years later to take up a lecturing position at the University of Melbourne. Read More »

Taiwan says China dangled $3 billion to grab ally Dominican Republic

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Santo Harbor Master Terry Ngwele in Vanuatu, which has seen significant new Chinese investment. At the start of 2018, Taipei was left with just 20 countries that recognized it diplomatically over the People's Republic-owing to the "One China" principle, all sovereign states that choose to maintain diplomatic ties with either Taiwan or China pick one or the other, but not both. Read More »

Severe weather in the Plains, quiet days around here

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As summer approaches, and severe weather season kicks into full gear, summer storms can pop up at a moment's notice. Parts of E TX will be under Marginal Risk of severe weather on Friday . Some storms did produce some smaller hail and heavy rain fall. While exact amounts will highly depend on the placement of thunderstorms, widespread rainfall amounts of 1-2 inches are expected. Read More »

Trump hints of imminent news on Americans detained in N Korea

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The three Americans - Kim Dong Chul, Kim Hak-song and Kim Sang Duk, also known as Tony Kim - were released from a North Korean labor camp and sent to Pyongyang for medical treatment, the Financial Times reported. in a deep coma. Kim Dong-chul, a South Korea-born American pastor, has been detained in the North since 2015 when he was arrested for spying. The two top diplomats met in Beijing last month, days after Kim travelled to China for talks with President Xi Jinping. Read More »

Now, Siddaramaiah throws a 15-minute challenge at PM Modi

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Responding to a question raised by Prasanna, Kisan Morcha president for Mysuru division, Modi said: "It is a fact that the Congress has always shown lip sympathy towards farmers". Modi said that if Yeddyurappa becomes the chief minister, he would play an active role in empowering the farmer community in Karnataka. "4 lakh hectare land in Karnataka has already been brought under micro-irrigation", PM Modi said. Read More »

Employees Provident Fund portal hacked, 2.7 crore people face important data theft

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It said there is nothing to be concerned about and EPFO has been taking all necessary measures to ensure that no data leakage takes place and will continue to be vigilant about it in the future. Over the past year, the authorities and private companies have stepped up efforts to get more and more Indians to link their Aadhaar numbers with everything from bank accounts to mutual funds to mobile phone services. Read More »

SC asks Centre to apprise it on setting up Cauvery Management Board

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The apex court then directed the Centre to file an affidavit in the matter and scheduled the next hearing for 8 May, ANI reported. With the apex court's verdict, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka , Kerala and the Union Territory of Puducherry would annually be entitled to 404.25 tmcft, 284.75 tmcft, 30 tmcft and 7 tmcft of Cauvery water respectively out of the total of 740 tmcft. Read More »

North Korea denies involvement in UN Panel of Experts hack

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In a statement, the North Korean mission at the United Nations said Pyongyang "has never recognized the illegal and unlawful Security Council's "sanctions resolutions" and "is not interested in what the Sanctions Committee does", adding the idea that it had carried out a hacking operation was "nonsense". Read More »

Revealing the Hidden Strategies: The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (EL)

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The stock outperformed the S&P 500 by 59.38%. (EL) stake by 25.88% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. The active investment managers in our database now hold: 6.20 million shares, up from 5.59 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, EVP Gregory Polcer sold 3,533 shares of Estee Lauder Companies stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 2nd. Credit Suisse rated the The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. Read More »

When are the local elections and how do you vote?

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After that time, you will not be able to cast a vote. The local elections are broken down into wards that represent your specific area of the council. To find out how, watch the video below. Polling stations are open from 7am to 10pm. The plans are to test whether it should be rolled out nationwide in future elections but there are risks of further disillusionment amongst voters if it does get the go ahead. Read More »

China's foreign minister in North Korea on rare visit

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Kim last month in Pyongyang. News of the possible release of Kim Dong-cheol, Kim Sang-deok and Kim Hak-seong , who have been imprisoned by the North for between one and three years, began to break via activist networks in Seoul earlier on Wednesday. Read More »

Press freedom is India in decline

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The PEC said it "deplored the dramatic increase in media victims as the world celebrates World Press Freedom Day on May 3", adding the number of journalists killed from January to April has soared by 57 per cent from the same period previous year. Read More »

Report of explosion rocks neighborhood in Connecticut

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Police in CT say up to eight officers were injured when a barn exploded behind a house where police were negotiating with a man who had taken his wife hostage. The explosion happened Wednesday night in North Haven. Sounds of smaller explosions also were heard. Police told reporters the road was closed due to an ongoing situation but did not release more details. Read More »

Device located at North Melbourne Railway Station

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Meanwhile, Uber cashed in on desperate commuters looking for another way to work, with surge pricing coming into effect. Police are searching for the man pictured (left), believed to be responsible for dumping a suspicious device which sparked commuter chaos. Read More »

Body cam footage shows cops entering Vegas shooter's room

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People were still playing slot machines as an officer told an employee: "There's a shooter". Police ordered people to flee and told a worker: "Get everyone out of here". In a press briefing Tuesday, he cited cost, allocation of resources and potential further victimization of those affected by the shooting as reasons for delaying the release of footage, recordings and documents. Read More »

Iowa lawmakers pass "heartbeat bill"

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Wade . The Register reports the bill would prohibit doctors from performing abortions if an ultrasound can detect a fetal heartbeat, which can reportedly occur as early as six weeks into pregnancy. If upheld, it could cost the UI OB/GYN residency program, university officials have said. The Senate voted 29-17 to pass the House of Representatives-approved bill, according to the legislature's online voting tallies. Read More »

Cambridge Analytica shutting down

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The employees have been asked to return their computers. Changes were anticipated after Cambridge Analytica suspended its CEO Alexander Nix and launched an investigation to determine whether it engaged in any wrongdoing. The company has come under fire over allegations it misused the personal Facebook data of millions. Rebekah Mercer and her sister Jennifer joined the board of a new data gathering company called Emerdata on March 16, but it is unclear what their roles will be. Read More »

Algeria summons Moroccan ambassador

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On Tuesday, Morocco chose to sever relationships with Iran over its backing to Western Sahara's separatist movement the Polisario Front, the Moroccan Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita said. He said Hezbollah sent its first supply of weaponry to the Polisario last month, prompting Morocco's decision to cut ties. Saudi Arabia on Wednesday expressed support for Rabat's decision and said it "strongly condemns the Iranian interference in Morocco's internal affairs". Read More »