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House Democrats pushing gun control after Las Vegas mass shooting House Democrats pushing gun control after Las Vegas mass shooting
- October 06, 2017

The medical center treated 100 patients Sunday night and admitted 50. We've got more newsletters we think you'll find interesting. "Every hospital took serious patients". After the shooting at a Las Vegas concert Sunday night killed at least 58 people , former Representative Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) condemned the act as a "grave tragedy" and urged lawmakers to pass legislation addressing gun violence . (more...)
Republic Services, Inc. (RSG) Receives Consensus Rating of Republic Services, Inc. (RSG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
- October 06, 2017

Vident Investment Advisory Llc bought 18,309 shares as the company's stock declined 10.05% while stock markets rallied. Css Limited Company Il reported 189,127 shares. The firm has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, September 25. As per Thursday, August 27, the company rating was downgraded by Zacks. (more...)
Government defiant over €13bn Apple action by EU Government defiant over €13bn Apple action by EU
- October 06, 2017

The Apple decision prompted "a fierce political backlash" from Washington and the Commission's recovery order "could rekindle tensions over Europe's tax clampdown, just as the USA considers tax reforms that encourage United States multinationals to repatriate foreign profits held offshore", says the Financial Times . (more...)
Democrats' Attack On GOP Budget, Tax Plan Focuses On Medicare, Medicaid Cuts Democrats' Attack On GOP Budget, Tax Plan Focuses On Medicare, Medicaid Cuts
- October 05, 2017

The Democrats will never defeat the Republicans until they start fighting like Republicans. "I think the irony with the Alabama race is that Trump ran as the anti-establishment candidate, as the outsider", Stewart observed, "and here we have a situation where he supported the establishment candidate and that candidate lost and Trump is on the losing side of this race". (more...)
USS McCain Leaves Singapore for Japan for Extensive Repairs After Deadly Crash USS McCain Leaves Singapore for Japan for Extensive Repairs After Deadly Crash
- October 05, 2017

After the process of loading the ship is complete, Treasure will transport the McCain to Yokosuka, Japan, where the forward deployed ship will be repaired. Navy officials cited the complexity of the work and limited dry dock space as reasons for not fixing the ship at the Yokosuka. More than 2,000 servicemembers, civilians and families lined the streets of Fleet Activities (FLEACT) Yokosuka, Oct. (more...)
Sucha Singh Langah, surrenders in Gurdaspur court, sent to five-day police remand Sucha Singh Langah, surrenders in Gurdaspur court, sent to five-day police remand
- October 05, 2017

Langah termed it "political vendetta" just before the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat bypoll on October 11. "He has been sent on five-day police custody". He claimed that Langah had surrendered because of constant police pressure. "Acting jathedar" of Akal Takht Dhian Singh Mand, "jathedar" of Takht Damdama Sahib Baljit Singh Daduwal, "jathedar" of Takht Sri Kesgarh Sahib Amrik Singh Ajnala, Major Singh and Suba Singh held a meeting at the Akal Takht on Wednesday to contemplate over the rape ... (more...)
Bob Geldof Lambasts Aung San Suu Kyi During Passionate Speech Bob Geldof Lambasts Aung San Suu Kyi During Passionate Speech
- October 05, 2017

Chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee Berit Reiss-Andersen has said it is not possible to recall the Nobel Peace Prize from Aung San Suu Kyi despite worldwide criticism, according to offical website of Sveriges Radio. Last month, in her much-anticipated address , Suu Kyi had said that she did not fear global scrutiny over the Rohingya crisis, pledging to hold rights violators to account and to resettle some of the 410,000 Muslims who have fled army operations in her country. (more...)
NFL players kneel during the national anthem NFL players kneel during the national anthem
- October 05, 2017

The anthem was first sang at the 1918 World Series between the Chicago Cubs and the Boston Red Sox, according to the Washington Post . As little as four days after beginning his protest, the media, fans, and politicians weren't even talking about the actual reason. (more...)
California becomes 'sanctuary state' as Gov. Brown defies Trump administration California becomes 'sanctuary state' as Gov. Brown defies Trump administration
- October 05, 2017

They also hope it will ensure that people here illegally feel safe reporting crimes to law enforcement. Senate Bill 54 will go into effect in January 2018. Brown signed several other immigration-related bills into law on Thursday: AB 21, AB 291, AB 299, AB 343, AB 450, AB 699, SB 29, SB 68, SB 156, and SB 257. (more...)
Las Vegas shooting: Paddock's girlfriend denies knowledge of attack Las Vegas shooting: Paddock's girlfriend denies knowledge of attack
- October 05, 2017

The Life is handsome festival, headlined by Lorde and Chance the Rapper saw crowds up to 200,000 people and was overlooked by the Ogden Hotel. Marilou Danley has been questioned by the Federal Bureau of Investigation after being met by investigators on her return to the USA from the Philippines . (more...)
Irish president leads tributes to former PM Irish president leads tributes to former PM
- October 05, 2017

The Cosgraves' daughter Mary is an acting steward at race meetings, mainly in the Dublin and Kildare area. Illness forced him to miss his first All Ireland finals since the 1930s. Mr Cosgrave was regarded as having a good relationship with unionist leader Brian Faulkner, who introduced internment but became central to the power-sharing deal. (more...)
Marilou Danley: The girlfriend who 'loved' Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock Marilou Danley: The girlfriend who 'loved' Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock
- October 05, 2017

Detectives are still waiting to speak to Paddock's girlfriend Marilou Danley , who is now in her home country of the Philippines, and are classing her as a "person of interest". She was sent away. Police confirmed this evening that they found several pounds of ammonium nitrate - a material used to make explosives - inside the suspect's vehicle. (more...)
JUST IN: Las Vegas shooter kills self JUST IN: Las Vegas shooter kills self
- October 05, 2017

Officers listened to audio from the scene of the shooting and determined the string of fire was faster than a 30-round magazine rifle. Authorities say Paddock put a camera inside the peephole of his hotel room to see down the hallway as he opened fire on a crowd of concertgoers. (more...)
Las Vegas shooter appears to have no plans to kill, says girlfriend Las Vegas shooter appears to have no plans to kill, says girlfriend
- October 05, 2017

I'll fix it. Do not panic. "I have a clean conscience, '" Bustos told ABC News in the Philippines . On Oct. 3, two days after the shooting, Danley returned to the USA met by federal agents. "I know that she didn't know anything as well, like us", one of her sisters said. The 62-year-old was allegedly sent to stay with her family by the shooter shortly before the massacre. (more...)
House Panel Moves Forward With $10 Border Wall Funding Act House Panel Moves Forward With $10 Border Wall Funding Act
- October 05, 2017

The vote, which was 18-12, came on the same day Dr. Jeffrey Glasberg, president of the North American Butterfly Association, announced the association is planning to sue the federal government for "taking our property without due process". The Hill also reported that Democrats expressed concern that the bill is an attempt to tie border security to some type of replacement program for the executive action program, DACA. (more...)
Russian hackers stole U.S. cyber defence details from NSA
- October 05, 2017

Now, the ban seems to make more sense. Russian state hackers stole cyber defense tools from the National Security Agency (NSA) via a contractor's personal computer, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal . "Crikey! So I had to cancel everything and fly back home earlier than planned to prepare for this important event. Before you could say 'make your mind up already, ' it was postponed-with no rescheduled date given". (more...)
11 women stabbed in Karachi 11 women stabbed in Karachi
- October 05, 2017

Another woman was stabbed by the lone "knifeman" in a busy neighbourhood near Rado Bakery in Gulistan-i-Jauhar, Superintendent of Police Gulshan, Ghulam Murtaza Bhutto told DawnNews on Thursday. So far total nine women have been hurt in these attacks, including three on Wednesday. An investigation officer is of view that attacker is not mentally ill as all attacks have been managed properly by him. (more...)
Denzel Washington Stars in Forthcoming Film, Roman J. Israel, Esq Denzel Washington Stars in Forthcoming Film, Roman J. Israel, Esq
- October 05, 2017

Colin Farrell costars as the ambitious, monied lawyer who recruits Roman to his firm. Sony premiered the film at the Toronto Film Festival and has positioned it for awards season contention with a November 3 release date. In an exclusive interview with Entertainment Weekly, Dan Gilroy reveals that Washington was his inspiration behind the film and wrote the character with him in mind, "Denzel embodies the idea of a man living his life on terms that are based on a cause - going toward ... (more...)
Las Vegas sheriff gives timeline, shooter fired weapons for 10 minutes Las Vegas sheriff gives timeline, shooter fired weapons for 10 minutes
- October 05, 2017

Marilou Danley , 62, has now claimed her boyfriend sent her, out of the blue, to the Philippines two weeks ago to see her family. "I want everyone to know what a kind-hearted, loving man he was, but at this point, I can barely breathe". Investigators said Paddock had installed at least three video cameras in his 32-floor hotel suite. She was born in the Philippines and is an Australian citizen. (more...)
USA court reverses ban on sales of Sanofi, Regeneron drug Praluent USA court reverses ban on sales of Sanofi, Regeneron drug Praluent
- October 05, 2017

Praluent and Amgen's competing drug Repatha, each approved for sale in 2015, belong to a new class of cholesterol fighters known as PCSK9s. "Our ability to discover and deliver new medicines that benefit patients depends on meaningful patent protection and enforcement that enable significant investments in drug development and clinical trials", an Amgen spokesperson told Benzinga. (more...)
How to Watch the Yankees, Red Sox, Indians and Astros
- October 05, 2017

As far as the wild-card matchups go, the Yankees (-235) are heavily favored against the Twins (+200 ), with a 7.5-run total in Tuesday's AL wild-card game Yankees RHP Luis Severino is MLB's hardest-throwing starter this season and the Twins are not a team of fastball hitters. (more...)
Pence vows U.S. will return to moon, go to Mars Pence vows U.S. will return to moon, go to Mars
- October 05, 2017

NASA has been talking a big game about Mars for awhile now , but there's been a lingering question of how we'll get there. United States astronauts will return to the moon and then aim for Mars, the Trump administration has said. We've already been there; we should work hard and set our sights on Mars and beyond. The Trump administration's pivot to the moon in many ways feels predictable because the "moon or Mars" debate is seemingly partisan. (more...)
Justice Department rolls back protections for transgender workers Justice Department rolls back protections for transgender workers
- October 05, 2017

The Department of Justice rolled back an Obama-era policy Wednesday that protected transgender workers as part of the Civil Rights Act. Another Justice Department official said the overarching goal of the program is to ensure better streamlined coordination between federal and local law enforcement agencies and ending "turf wars" over cases. (more...)
United States slams arrest of Istanbul consulate staff United States slams arrest of Istanbul consulate staff
- October 05, 2017

The employee, identified as Metin Topuz, was accused of " attempting to overthrow the constitutional order and Turkey's government ", and " spying ", the source, who asked not to be named due to restrictions on talking to media, said. Following the failed coup attempt past year, Erdogan blamed the exiled cleric Fethullah Gulen for causing dissent and has orchestrated a nationwide purge of all institutions, industries and the armed forces of those Gulenist followers who he claims have ... (more...)
Las Vegas shooter looked into hotel room across from larger music festival Las Vegas shooter looked into hotel room across from larger music festival
- October 05, 2017

Immigration documents in the Philippines say that Danley first arrived there on September 15, departed on September 22 then returned three days later on a flight from Hong Kong. Paddock had 1,600 rounds of ammunition and several containers of an explosive commonly used in target shooting that totalled 50 pounds in his vehicle. (more...)
Russian Federation to Sign Investment Deals With Saudi Arabia Worth $3 Billion — FT Russian Federation to Sign Investment Deals With Saudi Arabia Worth $3 Billion — FT
- October 05, 2017

King Salman in Moscow: Could Russia and Saudi Arabia form an unlikely alliance? Oil will be front and center. Saudi-U.S. ties grew strained under the Obama administration over its backing of a nuclear agreement with Iran and its cautious stance on the Syrian conflict. (more...)
US Lawmaker to Retire after Mistress Abortion Scandal US Lawmaker to Retire after Mistress Abortion Scandal
- October 05, 2017

On Oct. 3, the Pittsburg Post-Gazette reported on text messages between Murphy and Shannon Edwards, a Pittsburgh psychologist with whom Murphy was having an affair. "I get what you say about my March for life messages", he said. She: "And you have zero issue posting your pro-life stance all over the place when you had no issue asking me to abort our unborn child just last week when we thought that was one of the options". (more...)
Texas fraternity forced new members to eat until they vomited, report says Texas fraternity forced new members to eat until they vomited, report says
- October 05, 2017

This suspension was made in agreement with the national fraternity, the letter says. The school didn't give details about why but the SMU student newspaper said it obtained a letter sent to the parents of the fraternity members. Since 2013, SMU has required its incoming first-year students to live on campus for their first two years. The fraternity actually remains on suspension until the fall of 2021 and they may resume recruitment of freshman students beginning in the spring of 2022, ... (more...)
US Rep. Marsha Blackburn Launches Senate Bid US Rep. Marsha Blackburn Launches Senate Bid
- October 05, 2017

Senate can't overturn Obamacare or will not overturn Obamacare is a disgrace". She says she is "100-percent" pro-life and is against Planned Parenthood. "The left calls me a knuckle dragging conservative". "I stand for the greatest country the world has ever known". "I believe in President Trump's immigration ban and I will fight with him every step of the way to build that wall", said Blackburn. (more...)
Ryan Says Mental Health Reform Critical In Stopping Future Mass Shootings Ryan Says Mental Health Reform Critical In Stopping Future Mass Shootings
- October 05, 2017

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) sent a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) Monday following the largest mass shooting in USA history, which occurred at a concert in Las Vegas late Sunday night. "Look, I didn't even know what they were until this week, and I'm an avid sportsman". "This budget allows us to do things like tax reform", he said. (more...)