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by | October 06, 2017 | 13:36

There is no obvious successor visible in the party who could unite it over Brexit. Critics of the Prime Minister, who had a disastrous keynote speech at the Conservative Party conference earlier this week, are said to be plotting to force her out.

by | October 06, 2017 | 13:09

Berit Reiss-Andersen, Chair of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, objected to the idea that the prize was "symbolic", given the fact that states possessing nuclear weapons don't support ICAN's treaty banning them. The United States and other Western governments fear that Iran is seeking to develop nuclear weapons. Nine million Swedish crowns ($1.10 million) will be presented to ICAN in Oslo on December 10.

by | October 06, 2017 | 12:57

The municipality of Janauba announced a 7-day mourning in region. Police said Damião Soares dos Santos, 50, set the fire in the rural town of Janauba in Minas Gerais state. "As the children were bigger a lot of them were able to escape", the mayor explained. 'We believe a security guard at the nursery set himself on fire and set fire to children in the kindergarten'.

by | October 06, 2017 | 12:27

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said yesterday in a tweet that USA investigators had been in contact with Australian authorities about Danley. One of them said Ms Danley was "a good person" who would have stopped Paddock if she had been there. Danley arrives back in the USA from the Philippines.

by | October 06, 2017 | 12:26

RAW, in a statement, said it was honoured to give the award to Gauri posthumously, and to Pakistani activist Gulalai Ismail, who similarly is fighting against Islamic extremism. When asked about the investigation, Kavitha said, "The Special Investigation Team (SIT) is carrying out the investigation well". The family recently opposed a proposal to make a movie on the murder.

by | October 06, 2017 | 12:26

They said she was "in love" with Paddock and called her "a good person and a gentle soul ... a mother, grandmother, a sister, a friend". She said this had anxious her - "first the unexpected trip home and then the money was a way of breaking up with me".

by | October 06, 2017 | 12:03

Party's Rajya Sabha member D Raja asserted that the proposal of the union government is "not practical" as it "can't force all state governments to go for polls during Lok Sabha elections". If the process is restarted again in 2018, it will take 10 years for all states to be in sync through phases. "The Election Commission was asked by the Centre as what it would require for becoming capable of holding the parliamentary and assembly polls together".

by | October 06, 2017 | 11:38

The bump stock , because it has "no automatically functioning mechanical parts" is a "firearm part and is not regulated" under gun control laws, the agency said in a June 2010 letter to the company. "I said I would look at it". But the Vegas shooting has prompted a legislative push to ban the device. The publicity of the shooting has apparently sparked a run on buyers trying to find them, as company websites crashed and sellers reported they were out of stock.

by | October 06, 2017 | 11:40

Victoria Cilliers, 40, suffered multiple serious injuries including broken ribs, a broken collarbone, a broken leg and spinal injuries at Netheravon airfield, on Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire in April 2015. 'Those attending at the scene expected to find her dead, although she was badly injured, nearly miraculously she survived the fall. "The prosecution case is that he had by now chose to get rid of her permanently".

by | October 06, 2017 | 11:36

Jaishankar's ongoing visit to the Himalayan kingdom, the External Affairs Ministry said on Wednesday. It is important to note here that while the two sides chose to withdraw troops from the disputed region, there was no explicit communication about the road that the Chinese side was building or even about the stationing of PLA troops in the region in future.

by | October 06, 2017 | 11:26

Indian Air Force chief Birender Singh Dhanoa on Thursday expressed concern over many aircraft crashes in recent years. The incident took place near Tawang at around 6:00 am during a training sortie. The Russian made Mi-17 V5 chopper is the backbone of the Air Force; 48 more have been requisitioned. On July 6, an Indian Air Force ( IAF ) MIG-23 aircraft has crashed in Rajasthan's Jodhpur.

by | October 06, 2017 | 11:22

Her husband, M Natarajan, underwent a liver and kidney transplant at a Chennai hospital this week but the opposition has raised questions over the process of organ donation. The organs came from Karthik N, 19, a daily wage earner admitted to a government hospital in Thanjavur with severe head injuries. The sidelined AIADMK leader and Sasikala's nephew TT Dhinakaran was present during the parole hearing.

by | October 06, 2017 | 10:50

The bus is believed to have been filled with workers from Uzbekistan. A hospital caring for the injured has told Sputnik news agency that five people have been admitted, and that four of them are in critical condition. Cops are working to establish the cause of the crash, but it is understood the bus had stopped on the crossing after its engine stalled. The bus was driving with Kazakhstan number plates and carrying Uzbek citizens - the vehicle had reportedly come from the country that sits ...

by | October 06, 2017 | 10:43

DETROW: Democrats think the public is on their side. On Sunday night, Stephen Paddock, 64, perched himself on the 32nd floor of a high-rise casino hotel and opened fire down below at a country music festival. Sen. Chris Murphy, who experienced the Sandy Hook tragedy in his home state of CT told Congress to "get off its ass". Cory Booker and other Senate Democrats in a filibuster following Orlando, used Twitter to demand action.

by | October 06, 2017 | 10:44

The deadline for DACA beneficiaries to apply for permit renewal is today. A few days after Sessions announced the phase-out of DACA, the top two Democratic Party leaders in Congress said they struck an agreement with President Trump to continue to protect DACA recipients in exchange for tougher border security.

by | October 06, 2017 | 10:39

Trump, a Republican who firmly aligned himself with gun rights advocates during last year's presidential campaign, was asked on Tuesday whether it was time to debate gun control measures. The group's support comes following the mass shooting that took place in Las Vegas earlier in the week and amid calls to ban the devices, which allow semi-automatic weapons to simulate automatic weapon fire.

by | October 06, 2017 | 09:56

State Attorney Dave Aronberg says the decision whether to go after a lethal injection for Sheila Keen Warren , indicted for first degree murder for the killing of Marlene Warren in 1990, will be made once she's back in Palm Beach County, according to a report from our sister station WPEC.

by | October 06, 2017 | 09:52

The legislation comes in the wake of the October 1 mass shooting in Las Vegas , the deadliest in USA history, in which the gunman used a bump-fire stock to convert his firearms into virtually automatic weapons. John Cornyn (R-Texas) told reporters this week . A number of politicians have been calling for a review with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) ruling bump stocks do not violate current laws, which limit ownership of machine guns.

by | October 06, 2017 | 09:50

In his rant, he asked why the Senate Intelligence committee wasn't investigating these news outlets that report unflattering facts about the President. Nevertheless, Trump was still bashing NBC News on Thursday, not specifically because of the "moron" claim, but about whether Tillerson wanted to resign.

by | October 06, 2017 | 09:47

The National Rifle Association announced on Thursday that bump fire stocks - and other devices created to allow semi-automatic rifles to function like fully-automatic machine guns - should be reviewed and subjected to tighter restrictions.

by | October 06, 2017 | 09:37

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by | October 06, 2017 | 09:31

Payday loans typically are for less than $500, don't require a good credit score, charge average annual percentage rates of 391% and are due in two weeks. Mickey Mays, the managing partner of Thrifty Loans in Ruston, La., said his company would have to close most or all of its 18 stores, which employ 35 people, if the rules take effect.

by | October 06, 2017 | 09:25

The New York Times reports that Walmart took down listings for bump stocks on its website this week. The website of bump stock manufacturer Bump Fire Systems was down as of Thursday. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California called on lawmakers to add various new restrictions, including bolstered background checks of gun purchasers and a ban on bump stocks.

by | October 06, 2017 | 09:26

It's unclear if those guns were used during Sunday night's attack. "The gunman purchased rifles, shotguns, and pistols". Police found another 19 at his Mesquite, Nevada, home and seven at a Reno property. NHK World's Special Affairs Commentator, Takashi Ichinose , joins Newsroom Tokyo anchors Hideki Nakayama and Aki Shibuya in studio. Other Indian American congressmen joined Jayapal in condemning the incident.

by | October 06, 2017 | 09:14

After serving his suspension, Doug Martin is back for Tampa Bay and he could cause a lot of problems for a struggling New England defense. Tandy had said Monday that he could have returned to the game and felt fine to play this week, but is unlikely to if he hasn't practiced.

by | October 06, 2017 | 08:55

The coach said that he would continue to evaluate the health of Wimbush and would make a decision as to whether he or back-up Ian Book would start the game. Besides Brandon Wimbush , running backs Josh Adams and Tony Jones Jr. both left last week's game with leg injuries and Dexter Williams was held out altogether.

by | October 06, 2017 | 08:52

The Rockies had their eyes on the playoffs from the beginning and quietly crept into the postseason as a wild card. The Diamondbacks have a good pitching staff overall, but look for Bradley to play possibly the biggest role for the staff in the next few weeks.

by | October 06, 2017 | 08:48

Bump stocks are legal modifications that can be affixed to semi-automatic weapons, allowing for rapid fire shooting on par with fully automatic machine guns , which are banned in the U.S. Still, Cornyn reaffirmed his support for gun ownership by "law abiding citizens who have no criminal record and no mental impairment". Kinzinger says, "We're asking ATF - which ruled in 2010 that these are technically compliant - to reevaluate to see if this does violate spirit of the law".

by | October 06, 2017 | 08:40

The non-profit Everytown for Gun Safety - counting incidents in which four or more people were shot and killed, not including the shooter - said there were 156 mass shootings from 2009 through 2016. "The FBI does not officially define "mass shooting" and does not use the term in Uniform Crime Report records". Following mass shootings in both respective countries, their governments implemented buyback programs for most firearms.

by | October 06, 2017 | 08:36

The case has been listed for October 7. The controversy started when he was addressing the audience at the inauguration of the 11 State Meet of the Democratic Youth Federation of India. Prakash Raj afterward uploaded a video on his social media accounts and clarified that his remark was in good humor and that it was blown out of proportion.

by | October 06, 2017 | 08:20

The one on the right, bald with a fair beard and possibly handcuffed, spoke. Russian Federation last month accused the SDF of trying to sabotage a separate offensive by its ally, the Syrian military, against IS around the city of Deir Ezzor, where Russian Federation lost one of its own generals in late September.

by | October 06, 2017 | 07:57

At the meeting this morning, Katko said NY and New Jersey Republicans pushed back against a narrative pushed by President Donald Trump's administration that the deduction is a federal tax break that subsidizes their states. While the specific spending cuts in the House GOP budget resolution-which include a trillion dollars in cuts to Medicaid-are non-binding , they are nonetheless an indication of the devastating steps Republicans are willing to take in order to deliver more wealth to the ...

by | October 06, 2017 | 07:54

According to CNN , the USA intelligence and law enforcement community - particularly the CIA and Federal Bureau of Investigation - took Mr. Trump fired Comey in May, leading to Mueller's appointment as special counsel. "We're investigating a very expansive Russian network of interference in U.S. elections", Burr added. A spokeswoman for Simpson and Fusion GPS declined to comment on the lawsuit filed on Tuesday in U.S.

by | October 06, 2017 | 07:23

Cornyn said in a call with reporters that the devices' role in the Las Vegas attack bears looking into, but he stopped short of calling for a full ban . While bump stocks simulate the same action of an automatic firearm, they are not fully automatic and so have not been banned by the ATF. Rep. David Price, a Chapel Hill Democrat , said he is co-sponsoring legislation in the House to prohibit "bump stocks" and is supporting other bills to enhance background checks and ban ...

by | October 06, 2017 | 07:08

Marilou Danely, the girlfriend of the Las Vegas gunman said Wednesday she had no idea of the massacre he was plotting when he sent her on a trip overseas to see her family. "Only Marilou can maybe help". On Tuesday, the president called the shooting an "act of pure evil" and said, "I know we are searching for some kind of meaning in the chaos, some kind of light in the darkness".