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NRA spokesperson says media loves 'mass shootings' night after CNN town hall

NRA spokesperson says media loves 'mass shootings' night after CNN town hall The lawmakers met with students, faculty and family members affected by the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, where 17 people were gunned down on February 14. Ted Deutch; and NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch on Wednesday evening, a week after an expelled Stoneman Douglas student shot his way through the school's halls using a legally purchased AR-15 assault rifle. [Full Article...]

CBI busts Whatsapp-based global child porn racket; Admin arrested

CBI busts Whatsapp-based global child porn racket; Admin arrested The CBI has arrested one person for being an administrator of a WhatsApp group dedicated to sharing child pornography. According to CBI, the WhatsApp group was being operated from Delhi, Noida and Uttar Pradesh . Besides Verma, the other administrators of the group are Satyendra Chauhan (Mumbai), Nafees Reza and Zahid (Delhi) and Adarsh (Noida). The police said they are contacting law enforce... [Full Article...]

Pakistan Supreme Court rules former PM must step down as party head

Pakistan Supreme Court rules former PM must step down as party head It might be over for Nawaz Sharif and his immediate family. "However, we will not allow a person to establish his monarchy in the country", he added. The party head also has increased powers under the Elections Act, 2017 [text, PDF] regarding "the process of elections to the Parliament and to matters relating to the affairs of political parties having parliamentary presence". [Full Article...]

Israel's Unit 8200 Stymied ISIS Airplane Plot on Australian Soil

Israel's Unit 8200 Stymied ISIS Airplane Plot on Australian Soil A military officer was quoted as saying the Israeli Intelligence Corps provided "exclusive intelligence" that led to the prevention of the attack. His confirmation follows remarks by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday that Israel had prevented the downing of an "Australian airliner" as part of wide-ranging worldwide intelligence-sharing operations. [Full Article...]

European Union rejects three-pronged British approach to new ties after Brexit

Theresa May has brought her cabinet ministers together at her country residence of Chequers in the hope of bridging some of the divisions that remain over Brexit . Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is to unveil a competing vision of how Brexit should work in what is being billed as a significant address on Monday, after some backbenchers called for more clarity from the leadership. [Full Article...]

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Shares Sold by Empirical Financial Services LLC

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Shares Sold by Empirical Financial Services LLC Amazon.com accounts for approximately 5.3% of East Coast Asset Management LLC.'s investment portfolio, making the stock its 7th largest holding. The stock increased 1.63% or $1.7646 during the last trading session, reaching $109.7646. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $715 target in Friday, January 29 report. UBS maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, Octobe... [Full Article...]

Joseph Blatter supports Morocco's World Cup bid

Joseph Blatter supports Morocco's World Cup bid Blatter, as a result, has endorsed Morocco's 2026 bid stating,"Morocco would be the logical host! And it is time for Africa again", he said via his official Twitter account. But now FIFA's secretary-general Fatma Samoura has informed members that the ban has been lifted ahead of the governing body's 211-nation strong congress which takes place in June. [Full Article...]

Drinking from the big glass Thursday on National Margarita Day

Drinking from the big glass Thursday on National Margarita Day It's said that he made it for Ziegfeld showgirl Marjorie King. We will do our best to keep this list up to date throughout the day as well, so don't forget to check back here later and see if there are any deals or freebies you might have missed the first time around. [Full Article...]

Cuomo announces coalition with other states to fight for tough gun laws

Cuomo announces coalition with other states to fight for tough gun laws Under the new coalition, a multi-state task force will be created to trace and intercept illegal guns in the region. "We're not waiting for federal action". "So it has devolved to the states, now for over 20 years, and our thought is perhaps if we can do it in a coordinated way, the more of us at it, hopefully the better result and meaningfully propelling things like smart gun technology", Mur... [Full Article...]

Benjamin Netanyahu confidant turns state witness

Benjamin Netanyahu confidant turns state witness He released a new video on his Facebook account late on Tuesday strongly denying any wrongdoing and accusing the media and police of a witch-hunt. "This chapter in the political history of Israel is about to end", he said. In the other, Case 2000, he is accused of backroom dealing with the publisher of Yediot Ahronot, a major Israeli newspaper, for more favorable coverage. [Full Article...]

Gov. Greg Abbott spares life of convicted killer Thomas 'Bart' Whitaker

Gov. Greg Abbott spares life of convicted killer Thomas 'Bart' Whitaker The last-minute reprieve came after the death row inmate's family pleaded with the state to grant clemency. It's unclear whether Abbott will accept or reject it. The governor appoints the parole board members. "That's what the board is for", he said. The prosecutor, Fred Felcman, now the first assistant district attorney in Fort Bend County, told The Texas Tribune Tuesday that the parole boa... [Full Article...]

Missing Wichita boy's stepmom charged with child endangerment

Missing Wichita boy's stepmom charged with child endangerment The five-year-old boy remains missing. When asked if authorities believe the investigation is a homicide, Seiler said, "We hope we are able to find Lucas and that he is alive and well". Lucas is described 4 feet tall and weighs around 60 pounds. Police have searched the family's apartment in Witchita, Ks., and a local park with sniffer dogs. [Full Article...]

Iranian Foreign Ministry Official Threatens to Walk Away from Nuke Deal

Iranian Foreign Ministry Official Threatens to Walk Away from Nuke Deal Iran's deputy foreign minister says the situation with its ally Syria is "very complicated" amid growing concern a wider regional war could erupt. But Mr Araghchi said the USA had to fulfil its side of the deal , formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) before other issues could be discussed. [Full Article...]

Convicted murderer Catherine Nevin has died, aged 67

Convicted murderer Catherine Nevin has died, aged 67 Interest in the murder case was so intense that reporting of it saw newspaper columns given over to discussing her clothing choices and other aspects of her appearance, and she was dubbed "the Black Widow". Her trial heard evidence from three men - William McClean, Gerry Heapes and John Jones - who all said Nevin had offered them money to kill her husband. [Full Article...]

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Position Decreased by Sadoff Investment Management LLC

The institutional investor held 83,038 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $10.80 million, down from 162,038 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Recent insider trends for Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) have caught the attention of investors. Insider ownership decreased by a total of 117003 shares, which suggests that JNJ's key executives are feeling l... [Full Article...]

Controversy over political statement by General Bipin Rawat

Controversy over political statement by General Bipin Rawat While referring to the increase in the Muslim population in Assam in recent decades, Rawat pointed to the rise of the AIUDF and said, "There is a party called AIUDF". This remark from AIUDF President came after Bipin Rawat's comment about Muslim fronts faster growth. He accused Rawat of "indulging in politics" against his mandate. [Full Article...]

Trump tweets call to strengthen background checks

Trump tweets call to strengthen background checks In a series of tweets over the weekend from his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida , Trump said congressional investigations and political "hatred" showed Russian Federation had succeeded in sowing "discord, disruption and chaos" in the United States. [Full Article...]

Oregon Senate Passes Bill to Support National Guard Members Attending College

Oregon Senate Passes Bill to Support National Guard Members Attending College Rep. Brown went on to say, "it is just a pleasure to see at last, this is nearly 30 years, that this bill has been around, and look like finally we gonna do it". While Appropriations members have been dealing with budget issues for months, the house and senate budget proposals were only distributed to members of both bodies on Friday. [Full Article...]

Thomasville students prepare for Black History Month program

Thomasville students prepare for Black History Month program With just one week left in the month of February, the Jackson Alternative School in Marianna continues to celebrate Black History Month. Students from Scott Elementary in Thomasville are getting ready for their annual black history month program. [Full Article...]

Man crashes auto into hospital before setting himself on fire

Man crashes auto into hospital before setting himself on fire Mayor Drew says they believe there is no threat to the community, and they believe it is an isolated incident. He was reportedly at Bridgeport Hospital in critical condition. Police also evacuated an area around the emergency department, which remained closed Thursday evening. All appointments and non-emergency surgery scheduled for Thursday and Friday had been canceled as had most visitations. [Full Article...]


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