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Did FBI Miss A Warning Before Florida High School Shooting?
- February 17, 2018

He was detained about 40 minutes later. "They were bolt-action shotguns and single-shot rifles and things really people bought for hunting or sport shooting ", said Robyn Thomas, executive director of the Giffords Law Centre to Prevent Gun Violence. (more...)
Long Island native died saving students in Florida school massacre
- February 17, 2018

According to the report , he told interrogating officers that he "began shooting students that he saw in the hallways and on school grounds" on Wednesday afternoon. The two who had been listed in critical condition and had surgery were upgraded to fair condition. Nikolas Cruz is suspected of killing more than a dozen people at his former Florida high school. (more...)
German journalist freed in Turkey German journalist freed in Turkey
- February 17, 2018

It all depends on the court, but I think there will be development soon, Yildirim said. Yucels official indictment comes after his one-year incarceration without charge badly affected Turkey's ties with Germany. The prosecutors accused the 44-year-old Yucel of "making terror propaganda " and "inciting public hatred and hostility", state-run news agency Anadolu said. (more...)
UP budget: Yogi Adityanath's govt lays major focus on agriculture, infrastructure development UP budget: Yogi Adityanath's govt lays major focus on agriculture, infrastructure development
- February 17, 2018

Questioning the chairman's direction issued two days ago, Yogi said the Central agency did not come under the jurisdiction of the state government. While fertiliser production target has been placed at 60,000 metric ton, oilseed production target is kept at 11, 28,000 metric ton. (more...)
Myanmar offers to take back all Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh Myanmar offers to take back all Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh
- February 17, 2018

He did not explain how the names had been chosen. The refugees are fleeing a military operation in which security forces and Buddhist mobs have killed men, women and children, looted homes and torched Rohingya villages. Presidential spokesman Joynal Abedin said Friday that Myanmars Home Minister Kyaw Swe told President Abdul Hamid in Dhaka that Myanmar was ready to take back Rohingya under a deal signed by the countries late previous year. (more...)
Highline College in Washington state in lockdown after reports of gunfire Highline College in Washington state in lockdown after reports of gunfire
- February 16, 2018

Students were told to shelter in place as police searched the campus. The Des Moines, Washington college went into lockdown just before 9 a.m. Students took to Twitter saying they heard what sounded like six to eight gunshots on campus. Highline College has about 17,000 students. Police are following up with a secondary sweep of the campus, and they expect to be able to give an all clear very soon. (more...)
UK Sikhs keenly watching Trudeau's India visit UK Sikhs keenly watching Trudeau's India visit
- February 16, 2018

The itinerary If you wish to have more of the PM, know that on February 24, Trudeau will address young students and entrepreneurs at the Social Impact & Innovation: Agenda 3030 at the Indira Gandhi Stadium in New Delhi . Trade between Canada and India has doubled in the last 10 years to about $8 billion in 2016. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has raised the issue with Trudeau during their meetings. (more...)
Ontario PCs boot Patrick Brown from caucus Ontario PCs boot Patrick Brown from caucus
- February 16, 2018

Leadership contender Doug Ford , however, suggested he does not have enough facts yet to make a decision about Brown's future. In that interview, Brown contended that a resignation letter was sent out on his behalf "without" his permission and that he didn't know what he "would have done the next day". (more...)
Is Kinder Chocolate more risky than gun?
- February 16, 2018

Democrats in Florida's Republican-controlled legislature previous year introduced bills that would prohibit the sale of so-called assault weapons and or large-capacity magazines and require registration of those now owned, but the measure died in committee. (more...)
Priyanka Chopra seeks legal opinion on Nirav Modi contract Priyanka Chopra seeks legal opinion on Nirav Modi contract
- February 16, 2018

Priyanka is the global brand ambassador for Nirav Modi designs and now that the jeweller has been accused of committing a major banking fraud, she has made a decision to end all her agreements with him, her spokesperson said on Thursday. We are both fiercely proud of our heritage and are united by the idea of bringing a modern India to the global forefront. Malhotra told ET in a text message: "My contract was for just one day and that expired long ago". (more...)
'New dawn' for South Africa, says new president Ramaphosa 'New dawn' for South Africa, says new president Ramaphosa
- February 16, 2018

He said the cabinet must be resized, with only a few ministers retained. "Tough decisions have to be made to close our fiscal gap, stabilise our debt and restore our state-owned enterprises to health", said Ramaphosa in his speech, adding that the creation of jobs was a priority in his agenda for 2018. (more...)
THROWBACK THURSDAY: Ex-President Zuma's Parliamentary moments THROWBACK THURSDAY: Ex-President Zuma's Parliamentary moments
- February 16, 2018

Being #ThrowbackThursday and all, eNCA takes you down memory lane and gives you the highlights (and lowlights) of former president Jacob Zuma's turbulent appearances in Parliament and elsewhere. "There shouldn't be an election of the president, there must be a discussion on the dissolution ..." The ANC is proposing that its president, Cyril Ramaphosa, be elected president, the office of its Chief Whip confirmed. (more...)
Officials detail indictments against Russian nationals accused of 2016 election interference Officials detail indictments against Russian nationals accused of 2016 election interference
- February 16, 2018

Using social security numbers and birth dates belonging to genuine Americans, the defendants fraudulently opened Paypal accounts and obtained fake driver's licenses. Some of the computer equipment was based partly in the U.S.to attempt to hide the Russian origin of the organizations and defendants. After the election, the group allegedly used many of its false accounts to "organize and coordinate US political rallies in support of president-elect rump, while simultaneously using other false ... (more...)
Congress communalising Meghalaya elections, says BJP Congress communalising Meghalaya elections, says BJP
- February 16, 2018

The BJP is contesting in 47 of the 60 seats in the 27 February Assembly elections in Meghalaya. BJP, which is looking to unseat the Congress which is in power for nearly 15 years, is contesting in 47 seats. On BJP's vision document, he said, "They (BJP) have promised the sun, the moon and the stars, but we have no quarrel. they can promise more because they are nationally known now for selling dreams, making false promises and betraying the mandate and people". (more...)
Merkel welcomes release of Turkish-German journalist Yucel Merkel welcomes release of Turkish-German journalist Yucel
- February 16, 2018

British Prime Minister Theresa May is traveling today to Berlin to meet with German Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel and to give a speech in Munich tomorrow on the Brexit negotiations, official sources said. A spokesman for the German chancellor said on Wednesday that the United Kingdom needed to come forward with better, more-concrete proposals, and that " time is running out ". (more...)
Learn to 'defocus' before you can focus: PM Modi to students Learn to 'defocus' before you can focus: PM Modi to students
- February 16, 2018

Speaking at the World Sustainable Development Summit in Delhi, the prime minister said the National Geographic's Greendex Report of 2014, which assesses the environmental sustainability of consumer choice, ranked India at the top for its greenest consumption pattern. (more...)
Oprah 'thought about' running for President in 2020 Oprah 'thought about' running for President in 2020
- February 16, 2018

Ever since her powerful Golden Globes speech , there have been widespread calls for the TV chat show host and philanthropist to run for office in 2020. "And I haven't heard that", she added. "It never has felt to me that that I was supposed to be political and it still does not feel that to me". Before she sits back down with a focus group of Americans to talk about Trump's presidency in her capacity as a special contributor at 60 Minutes , Oprah Winfrey sat down with fellow journalist ... (more...)
NYPD Sergeant Acquitted Of All Charges In Bronx Woman's 2016 Death NYPD Sergeant Acquitted Of All Charges In Bronx Woman's 2016 Death
- February 16, 2018

Mayor Bill de Blasio and New York City Police Commissioner James O'Neill were not convinced that the shooting of Deborah Danner was justified at the time, calling her death "a failure of the NYPD" as protocols for dealing with the mentally challenged were not met during the incident. (more...)
PNB fraud case: Fresh FIR against Gitanjali Group PNB fraud case: Fresh FIR against Gitanjali Group
- February 16, 2018

His company Firestar International Ltd. plans a Rs1,000 crore initial public offering, Moneycontrol.com had reported in September citing unnamed sources.Firestar isn't linked to the complaints made in January, the company said in a 5 February email sent through an external spokeswoman. (more...)
Huge sinkhole on Rome street swallows cars Huge sinkhole on Rome street swallows cars
- February 16, 2018

A massive sinkhole opened up in a Rome neighborhood Wednesday, swallowing several cars and forcing over 20 families to be evacuated from two apartment buildings, according to Italian media. The view of a large sinkhole that opened in a street of a residential area in Rome on February 14, 2018 is captured. "In the last few days while [construction workers] were working, I felt the floor of the house tremble and was very anxious", one resident told Italy's Rai News . (more...)
PadMan Box Office collections: Akshay Kumar starrer packs a punch PadMan Box Office collections: Akshay Kumar starrer packs a punch
- February 16, 2018

After producing " Pad Man ", when asked Twinkle whether she has any films in the pipeline, she said, "I don't know about a movie but next I would like to work for reproductive rights and that would be my next venture". She also shared the fact that over 80% women across India still use cloth or other things during their days of menstruation. Actor Akshay Kumar's Pad Man hasn't quite taken the box office by storm, falling short of expectations. (more...)
Storm Team 11 Forecast: More rain tonight and Thursday with mild temperatures! Storm Team 11 Forecast: More rain tonight and Thursday with mild temperatures!
- February 16, 2018

The most concentrated area of rain looks to set up north of USA 278 where between 1/2" and 1"+ may fall. Look for a few scattered showers to accompany the front today which looks to move through by early evening, with rain amounts fairly minimal. (more...)
TIMELINE: How Florida high school shooting unfolded TIMELINE: How Florida high school shooting unfolded
- February 16, 2018

Jordan Jereb told AP that did not know Cruz personally and that "he acted on his own behalf" and is "solely responsible for what he just did". "We need to have a real conversation so we have public safety for our schools in this state", the Republican said. (more...)
Rahul Gandhi to address public meeting in poll-bound Tripura today Rahul Gandhi to address public meeting in poll-bound Tripura today
- February 16, 2018

The Congess had secured 36.53 per cent votes in the 2013 Assembly polls and had 10 MLAs. Addressing an election rally here for Tripura unit Congress president Birajit Sinha, Mr Gandhi said the Prime Minister makes promises and then forgets those easily. (more...)
Charles Barkley Admits to Playing a Game Drunk Charles Barkley Admits to Playing a Game Drunk
- February 16, 2018

Barkley and his buddies were "blasted" as they had been "doing shots", he said. Barkley told Kimmel that he didn't have any recollection of the game, and that it wasn't even the only time he played while intoxicated during his career. "In what city or state?", Barkley responded". Asked how much he'd won betting on the Eagles, Barkley said: "In Alabama, it'd bought a big condo. In L.A., a small guest house". (more...)
Oman Foreign Minister at Al-Aqsa, Calls on Arabs to Visit Jerusalem Oman Foreign Minister at Al-Aqsa, Calls on Arabs to Visit Jerusalem
- February 16, 2018

The Palestinians fear that the Israeli government would seek to break this statue quo, particularly with the increased settlement projects after U.S. President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital last December, which Palestinians believe have emboldened the Israeli government to accelerate its settlement projects in East Jerusalem. (more...)
Street Analysts View On Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD), Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BSPM) Street Analysts View On Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD), Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BSPM)
- February 16, 2018

BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd acquired a new position in shares of Sears during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $117,000. This data is comprised of two main types: fundamental data and technical data. A frequently used tool among technical stock analysts is the moving average. A simple moving average is easy to calculate, which allows it to be employed fairly quickly and easily. (more...)
Gun stocks reverse early gains after the Florida school shooting Gun stocks reverse early gains after the Florida school shooting
- February 16, 2018

According to data from the Gun Violence Archive , a total of 30 mass shooting incidents have occurred as of February 14, including Wednesday's school shooting in Florida . Murphy originally meant to address the Senate on immigration matters, but he chose to chide his colleagues for not doing enough to enact stronger gun laws. (more...)
How a police officer captured the Parkland shooting suspect on the street How a police officer captured the Parkland shooting suspect on the street
- February 16, 2018

You have people who are about you who love you and who will do anything at all to protect you". In a brief court appearance, Cruz spoke only two words, "Yes ma'am", when a judge asked him to confirm his name. "Thank you for bringing and having this fantastic person in life and giving him the power to be stronger than I could have ever been", she said in an opportunity to address his family on air. (more...)
Immigration Push Hits A Wall As Senate Deadline Nears Immigration Push Hits A Wall As Senate Deadline Nears
- February 16, 2018

The Senate votes were the latest in a series of failures in Congress in recent years to pass a comprehensive immigration plan, and left lawmakers and immigration advocates searching for a way forward for the young Dreamers. Angus King , I-Maine, a lead sponsor of the bill, said before Thursday's vote. The White House attacked Democrats on Thursday after the Senate rejected legislation based on President TrumpDonald John TrumpTillerson: Russia already looking to interfere in 2018 midterms ... (more...)

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