Supporters note that New Zealand's parliament stands foursquare behind her, with even the major opposition party in favor of the ban, but it's hard politically for the opposition to get crosswise with a country's leader after a major terror attack.
Breitbart News reported that Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced a ban on "military-style" semiautomatic rifles and "high-capacity" magazines.
"On 15 March our history changed forever. We must follow New Zealand's lead, take on the NRA and ban the sale and distribution of assault weapons in the United States", tweeted Sanders. "Now, our laws will, too", Ardern said Thursday.
SYDNEY, March 21 -A leading Australian media personality faced a stinging backlash today after mocking New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's accent during a moving speech in parliament about the Christchurch mosque attacks. The new law will carve out additional restrictions, though the government says it plans to allow New Zealanders to keep guns they might use for hunting or other "legitimate" purposes.
Ichiro to announce his retirement
The 2019 MLB season officially opened on Thursday in Tokyo, and with it came the end of one of baseball's most remarkable careers. When Orix hired Hall of Famer Akira Ogi to manage in 1994, the iconoclastic skipper unleashed the young slugger's hidden genius.
Newman is no stranger to controversy, sparking another backlash previous year for his comments about Australia's Muslim community, saying they "share no common interest" with the rest of the country.
The buyback would cost up to NZ$200 million ($138 million), she said.
Democrat congresswoman, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, highlighted in a tweet that the Sandy Hook massacre, where 20 children were shot dead, occurred six years ago and not even that tragedy could convince the Senate to hold a vote on universal background checks. "This is what leadership looks like", she added.
Speaking to the media yesterday, he said: "As you can hear, I am English". "It was really good playing for Ireland. However, I am just as proud of my family's Irish heritage and my affinity and connection with the country .
After using 50GB, T-Mobile customers may get lower speeds than other customers if they are in a congested network area. T-Mobile's tech will be self-installed via a router and an app, no setup appointments (or associated fees) required.
Old iPad mini cases and covers and keyboards should work fine with this device, provided they were designed for the iPad mini 4. The number of tablets that can use the Apple Pencil expanded with the debut of the iPad Air 3 and iPad mini 5.
I don't-I don't think people get it. "That's up to the Attorney General ... and we'll see what happens". It was a symbolic action created to pressure Barr into releasing as much information as possible.
Diehard jihadists have been mounting a desperate defence of the camp at Baghouz , deploying suicide bombers and vehicle bombs. She joined a company that provides linguists to the US military after studying at Georgia State University.
Why not a sequel, you say? The developer might make it someday "but it would have to hit all the right points at the right times". The remastered edition also includes overhauled textures that are five times larger than the textures in the original game.
The heat shield tiles will have microscopic pores on the outside that allow water or methane to ooze out and cool the exterior. The Starship may eventually be able to carry 100 people and 150 tons of cargo at a time on its journey to Mars .
If Wilder stays at Showtime, there is a chance of a simulcast rematch with Fury, now signed with ESPN in the USA. Told that Joshua was eager to take him on, Wilder said: " Oh man, I can't wait for him either ".
Steven Groves, a White House spokesman, said: "The White House has received Chairman Cummings' letter of March 21st". He also noted that "there was never classified information transmitted" using her private email account.
Kimberly Yonkers, a professor of psychiatry, obstetrics, gynecology and preproductive sciences at Yale, told the New York Times . And the condition impacts 1 in 9 women nationally, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Xbox Live comes to Nintendo Switch, starting with Cuphead
This "Netflix of games" would allow users to stream Xbox games to phones, not unlike the recently revealed Stadia. The game will be published on the Switch, but it will still have a connection to Xbox, according to VentureBeat .
Oregon Take Pac-12 Title
Just about every year we see a 12 seed knock off a 5 seed in the tournament, hopefully, Wisconsin doesn't let that happen to them. The Oregon Women's Basketball team will host Portland State at Matthew Knight Arena on Friday to open the NCAA Tournament.
UK unemployment rate hits 44-year low
Compared to the previous period ended in December 2018, the number of temporary employees also saw a slight increase of 0.2%. Job vacancies have increased by 4,000 to 854,000.
Watch the new trailer for John Wick: Chapter 3
I love the use of color here, and it certainly makes a difference when compared to action movies that go for a "grittier" tone. Lionsgate will release " John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum " in theaters nationwide May 17.
Facebook settles lawsuits alleging discriminatory ads
The organization said Facebook took some steps to eliminate discriminatory targeting but did not always follow through. It's taken fire for allowing advertisers to target groups of people identified as "Jew-haters" and Nazi sympathizers.
Tens dead after ferry sinks in Mosul
Local media outlet Mosul Eye has tweeted an "urgent appeal" for residents to go down to the river to help with the rescue. Numerous victims are women and children, according to the Mosul Eye, a blog that documents events in the city.
Could the oil Industry in India See Higher Profits?
One of the issues for Indian oil companies is their requirement to sell below market to subsidize prices in their home country. The US pulled out of the agreement earlier this year as President Trump claimed he was looking for a better deal.