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Grieving Mother Yells For Trump To 'Do Something' After Florida School Shooting

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 19:05:36 -0500

The mother of a student killed in Wednesday’s school shooting in Florida pleaded with President Donald Trump to “please do something” in a segment on CNN Thursday. Lori Alhadeff, whose 14-year-old da....
13 Russians indicted with charges of interfering in 2016 U.S. election

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:50:48 -0500

The indictment from Special Counsel Robert Mueller describes how 13 Russians and three Russian companies posted online and organized rallies to interfere in the presidential election.....
American Airlines agent saves 2 teenage girls from human trafficking scheme

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:35:52 -0500

Law enforcement officials say that a quick-thinking airline employee, aptly named Denice Miracle, likely saved two teenage girls from a human trafficking plot.....
EPA Says Scott Pruitt Flies First Class Because Angry People Yell At Him Too Much

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 23:55:33 -0500

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt frequently flies in first and business class because he’s regularly confronted by angry members of the public during his travels, according t....
Shepard Smith Is Fed Up After Florida Shooting: 'Forget Your Political Arguments'

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 20:42:40 -0500

Shepard Smith showed his frustration Thursday on Fox News when he discussed the mass shooting at a Florida high school on Wednesday that left 17 students and adults dead.....
Entire family kicked off 'cruise from hell' in Australia after mass brawl

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 06:16:22 -0500

An entire family were removed from a ten-day cruise in the South Pacific after a mass brawl and accusations of repeated intimidating behaviour towards other passengers.   Footage captured the Carnival....
What the FBI Knew About the Accused Florida School Shooter – and When

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 19:59:41 -0500

The FBI has revealed it received at least two separate tips about Nikolas Cruz....
Needed in Syria: Disengagement

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 12:40:00 -0500

One is the outbreak of another war between Israel and its neighbors.  A reminder of this danger has come from events that began when Israel said it shot down an Iranian drone that had entered its airs....
After Florida, is the tide finally turning on gun control?

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 22:38:00 -0500

From Governor Rick Scott's suggestion that guns should be kept from the mentally ill to a Florida vigil where chants of "no more guns" erupted, there are signs America may be ready for ....
Dianne Feinstein Wants To Raise Minimum Age For Assault Weapon Purchases To 21

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 02:50:36 -0500

announced Friday that she is introducing legislation to raise the minimum age to purchase rifles — including military-style assault weapons — from 18 to 21.....
Indicted Russian businessman says not upset by election meddling charges: RIA

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:50:32 -0500

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian businessman Evgeny Prigozhin said on Friday he was not upset about his indictment for alleged election meddling in United States, RIA news agency reported. "The America....
Florida shooting: Librarian who saved 55 'knew what to do because her friend survived Sandy Hook'

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 07:35:26 -0500

Diana Haneski, a library media specialist at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, jumped into action when she heard the school was under lockdown on her radio. Speaking to Reuters, Ms Ha....
Trump Visits Shooting Victims, Local Police En Route To Mar-a-Lago For Long Weekend

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 20:22:01 -0500

President Donald Trump said he called on victims of Wednesday’s high school shooting in Florida, which left 17 dead, on a hospital visit Friday evening.....
Olympics Commentator Explains 'They All Look The Same' Remark About Chinese Skiers

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 07:40:18 -0500

An Australian TV commentator caused controversy at the Winter Olympics on Thursday with a remark about Chinese athletes all looking “the same.”....
Parkland School Shooting Suspect: Portrait of an Angry Young Man With an AR-15

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:50:35 -0500

Who is Nikolas Cruz, the accused school shooter in Florida?....
A Student Started Filming During the Florida School Shooting. He Hasn't Stopped

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:42:44 -0500

After the school shooting in Parkland, residents are wondering what, if anything, changes from one mass shooting to the next....
Why woman says she pleaded guilty in fiance's kayak death

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 17:11:00 -0500

"They said, 'Chance to go away for life, take a plea and get out in December. What do you want to do?'" Angelika Graswald told ABC News' "20/20."....
Trump again emphasizes 'mental health' over gun control after Florida shooting

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 02:24:04 -0500

It has been observed that there are two Donald Trumps: Twitter Trump and Teleprompter Trump. Early on Thursday, Twitter Trump came dangerously close to blaming the victims of the school shooting in Pa....
'3 Billboards In Florida' Troll Marco Rubio Over School Shooting

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 01:10:27 -0500

Borrowing a scene from an Oscar-nominated film, three red billboard-sized messages have popped up in the streets of Miami and beyond to publicly flame Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.)....
Brawling family of 23 removed from Australian cruise ship

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 23:43:19 -0500

Twenty-three members of the same family have been removed from a cruise ship near Sydney after a brawl that left several injured, reports said, just days after a separate incident forced another liner....
Donald Trump's national security adviser says FBI indictments show Russian meddling in US election is undeniable

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 07:55:00 -0500

Donald Trump’s national security adviser has said there is undeniable proof of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. The indictment represents the most detailed allegations to date of i....
"How Do We Allow A Gunman To Come Into Our Children's School?"

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 07:31:03 -0500

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Sen. Chris Murphy: "There's zero evidence...that more guns leads to less gun crime."

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 18:24:16 -0500

The Connecticut senator responds to Ed. Secretary Betsy DeVos's comment that schools have "option" to arm teachers....
Evidence Linking Alleged Florida Shooter To White Supremacist Group Is Really Thin

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 19:08:21 -0500

WASHINGTON ― Law enforcement officials in Florida have reportedly not yet found ties between the Parkland school shooting suspect and the white supremacist paramilitary group Republic of Florida, desp....
The Latest: Hundreds at vigil mourn school shooting victims

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 23:13:06 -0500

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly school shooting at a Florida high school (all times local):....
Paul Ryan's 3 Years Of Arguing Against 'Knee-Jerk' Reactions To Shootings

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 23:12:31 -0500

has been arguing against what he calls a “knee-jerk” political response to American mass shootings for years.....
U.S. blames Russia for crippling 2017 'NotPetya' cyber attack

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:25:12 -0500

The United States on Thursday publicly blamed Russia for carrying out the so-called NotPetya cyber attack last year that crippled government and business computers in Ukraine before spreading around t....
Florida shooting: Parkland school students take Tomi Lahren to task over view on gun control

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 09:24:00 -0500

Conservative political commentator Tomi Lahren has been taken to task by students at the Parkland, Florida high school where 17 people were killed. Ms Lahren tweeted in the wake of the mass shooting:....
Russian mercenaries, a discrete weapon in Syria

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 05:39:45 -0500

The death of Russian citizens in Syria from a US coalition strike last week, which has been played down by both Moscow and Washington, has exposed the role of Russian mercenaries in the multi-front co....
The Flu Shot Doesn’t Live Up To Expectations — And That Keeps Many People Away

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:30:35 -0500

More people are dying of the flu than medical professionals would expect at this time of the year.....
Lindsey Vonn Has A Message For Her Trump-Supporting Twitter Trolls

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 07:18:03 -0500

American alpine skier Lindsey Vonn has sent a message to the internet trolls who bombarded her with abuse after she missed out on a medal at the Winter Olympics on Saturday.....
South Carolina teen who fatally shot two charged as adult

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 18:12:55 -0500

A 15-year-old accused of killing his father and driving to a South Carolina elementary school playground in 2016 where he opened fire and fatally wounded a 6-year-old student, will be tried as an adul....
What Does A Sick Bear Really Need? How About A Big Ole Bear Hug

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 02:01:07 -0500

Jim Kowalczik and his 1,400-pound Kodiak bear Jimbo go way back so he thought nothing of giving the creature a bear hug when the big guy was feeling under the weather.....
Pakistani court sentences convicted serial killer to death

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 05:47:27 -0500

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani court on Saturday sentenced a serial killer to death after finding him guilty of killing eight children, including a 7-year-old girl whose rape and murder drew nati....
There's A New IRS Tax Scam That Comes With A Twist

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 05:45:04 -0500

With so many Social Security numbers hacked last year, most taxpayers are on high alert to make sure cyber-crooks don’t misdirect their tax refunds from the Internal Revenue Service.....
Israel's Netanyahu: A singular leader with a divisive legacy

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 08:00:31 -0500

A serial survivor of scandals, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu appears to be in trouble once more after police recommended a range of bribery and other charges against him in two separate in....
How to Wish Someone a 'Happy Lunar New Year' in Chinese

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 01:00:06 -0500

And it’s not just "gong hei fat choy"....
Venezuela's Maduro to attend Americas summit, defying host Peru

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:55:18 -0500

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said Thursday he will attend a summit of Western Hemisphere nations in April despite host Peru saying he is unwelcome. Peru's Prime Minister Mercedes Araoz hit bac....
Twitter Claps Back After GOP Says ‘We’re With You, Florida’

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 04:55:03 -0500

The Republican National Committee sent a message to the state of Florida after a mass shooting at a high school on Wednesday left 17 people dead: We're with you, Florida.....
Jimmy Kimmel Shreds Trump For Doing ‘Worse Than Nothing’ To Stop Gun Violence

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 03:16:13 -0500

Jimmy Kimmel pleaded with President Donald Trump to take action on gun control after Wednesday’s mass shooting at a Florida high school.....
Florida shooting: Alleged gunman Nikolas Cruz placed on suicide watch after first court appearance

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:53:00 -0500

The alleged Florida shooter has been placed on suicide watch after making his first court appearance, a day after the mass shooting over which he has been charged with 17 counts of murder. As the com....
Colombia says increasing number of Venezuelans involved in ELN attacks

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 17:34:49 -0500

Colombia on Thursday said an increasing number of Venezuelans were taking part in attacks by Marxist ELN rebels and in criminal activity, as hundreds of thousands of migrants flee over the border to e....
Parkland Could've Been Worse. Vegas Could've Been Worse. They Can Always Be Worse.

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 08:00:10 -0500

You’ll find little in the way of silver linings in Parkland, Florida, this week, where a gunman killed 17 people and injured 15 more at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.....
Under fire, Kelly overhauls White House clearance procedure

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 20:17:08 -0500

NEW YORK (AP) — Under pressure over his handling of abuse allegations against a top aide, White House chief of staff John Kelly on Friday ordered sweeping changes in how the White House clears staff m....
US, Turkey return from brink, aim to 'normalize' ties

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:09:00 -0500

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The United States and Turkey pulled back from the brink of a potentially disastrous crisis on Friday, agreeing to normalize badly strained relations over Syria and other issues t....
Austrian Snowboarder Markus Schairer Breaks Neck After Terrifying Crash

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 19:14:00 -0500

Austria’s Markus Schairer suffered a broken neck after a terrifying crash during the men’s snowboardcross quarterfinals at the Winter Olympics on Thursday.....
Exposed: Why China Would Lose a War against America

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:07:00 -0500

When it comes to a war with the U.S. how well would Beijing be able to use all that stuff? The real question seems pretty simple: yes, China is certainly developing all the military and technology go....
A Resolution For Presidents Day — Trump Must Go

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 05:45:09 -0500

This Monday is Presidents Day, intended to commemorate George Washington and the services of America’s past presidents.....