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Students are giving me fresh hope for gun control


Schools must ensure teachers have the mental readiness to deal with the mental challenges from all students - rather than simply sending a child to the principal's office or to the school psychologist. While school shootings appear to be dramatically on the rise, tallying the toll of these tragedies runs into the same problem as counting victims in mass shootings : What constitutes a school shooting ? It's quite the opposite - as other types of violence in United States schools are ... Read More »

Most wanted GNLA Chief killed in an Encounter


As per the information, Sohan was shot dead around 11:50 am at Dobu A'chakpek. The Chief Minister of Meghalaya Dr. Mukul Sangma had assured a swift probe into the matter and this is followed by an encounter of the GNLA Chief in the state. Read More »

Trump campaign aide to plead guilty

The indictment accuses Manafort of disguising more than $10m in income from Cypriot entities as loans. George Papadopoulos , who was on the Trump campaign's foreign policy advisory panel, admitted in October 2017 to making false statements to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents about contacts he had with the Russian government in 2016. Read More »

Delta, United end discount programs for NRA members


The Nebraska-based First National Bank of Omaha said Thursday it will not renew its contract to issue the National Rifle Association Visa Card, spokesman Kevin Langin said in a statement . "If other companies continue to (cut ties) it can start to have an adverse public relations effect", Spitzer told the news service. After the shooting in Parkland, Florida on February 14, survivors of the massacre have protested for stronger gun laws. Read More »

Four deputies failed to act during Florida mass school shooting


Students walked out one door and gathered in a designated area in an orderly way, she said. "I've been there almost every day since the shooting". "My message to them has been very simple, you are not alone". But many states have been slow in furnishing mental health records to the Federal Bureau of Investigation database used in flagging prospective buyers who are supposed to be prohibited from owning a weapon. Read More »

France back on track after dogged win over Italy


France settled early nerves inside the Stade Velodrome when Gabrillagues scored his first global try in the corner in the sixth minute after a fruitful lineout maul. Four minutes later, the Azzurri went straight up the other end, kicked a penalty to touch themselves and then drove over Maxime MBanda for an equalising score. Read More »

Stocks To Invest: Banco Santander (Brasil) SA (BSBR), GEO Group, Inc. (GEO)

The number of shares now owned by investors are 3.79 bln. They may also be used to assist the trader figure out proper support and resistance levels for the stock. However, as 52 Week Range has little to no connection whatsoever with current news or forces affecting companies today, very few investors rely heavily on the metric. Read More »

Messi meets Fabregas after Chelsea vs Barcelona Champions League Match


Jose Mourinho has seen his Man Utd side score a few times in just one of their seven home Premier League games against fellow "big six" teams, although it came last season versus Chelsea (W3 D2 L2). But in games like that against quality opposition like Barcelona , it's hard. Chelsea are focused on extending their recent positive run when they travel to face Manchester United in the Premier League on Sunday, the London outfit's defender Cesar Azpilicueta has said. Read More »

Fla. school shooting survivors to speak with NJ leaders on gun legislation


Scott's announcement comes more than a week after a shooting at a high school in Parkland , Florida, left 17 people dead. The sheriff said he was "devastated, sick to my stomach", over the deputy's inaction, the AP reported . "I want to make it virtually impossible for anyone who has mental issues to use a gun", Scott said Friday during a news conference at the Florida State Capitol. Read More »

New indictment filed against former Trump campaign chief

Rick Gates' guilty plea to federal conspiracy and false-statements charges turns him from defendant to cooperating witness in the special counsel's probe of President Donald Trump's election campaign and Russia's interference. Even on Friday, ahead of his plea, Gates had asked the judge to let him take his children to Boston for spring break so they could "learn about American history in general, and the Revolutionary War in particular". Read More »

Insurgents kill more than 20 security forces in Afghanistan attacks


Taliban militants have attacked an Afghan Army outpost, killing 18 government soldiers, as the group continues to gain ground. At least 30 people have been killed in four attacks across three Afghan provinces, officials said Saturday. Two of the wounded in critical condition. The Taliban, fighting to drive out foreign troops and re-establish their form of strict Islamic law, claimed responsibility. Read More »

(LUV) Share Price Rose While Rockefeller Financial Services INC Lifted Stake

Southwest Airlines Co Com Stk now has $34.10B valuation. The stock increased 1.17% or $0.67 during the last trading session, reaching $57.99. About 3.31M shares traded. Its up 0.06, from 0.83 in 2017Q2. A number of other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in LUV. The institutional investor owned 204,506 shares of the airline's stock after buying an additional 4,961 shares during the period. Read More »

Trims Holdings in Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (NASDAQ:GT)

It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P500. Moon decreased its stake in Goodyear Tire & Rubr Co (GT) by 44.55% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Advisor Partners Ltd Liability Corporation reported 0.05% of its portfolio in The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT). Ngam Advsrs Lp holds 0.01% in The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT) or 26,188 shares. Read More »

Sells 10794 Shares of Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE:ETP)

GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) has risen 4.26% since February 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 36.98% the S&P500. Walnut Private Equity Partners Llc increased its stake in Sunoco Lp (SXL) by 105.15% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

Toll in Mogadishu blasts rises to 32


He said that most of the victims were civilians. The Somalia-based al-Shabab claimed responsibility for the attack via its radio arm, Andalus. Mohamed Yusuf, director of Madiina hospital where numerous dead and injured were taken, said most had been killed in the first auto blast. Read More »

Manafort accused of paying off former European politicians in another superseding indictment

Gates, who had been negotiating with Mueller's office for over a month, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit to defraud the United States and making a false statement at a federal Washington D.C. In a letter to family and friends made public by some U.S. news outlets, Gates said he had planned to defend himself but had a "change of heart", and was ready to accept "public humiliation" to avoid distressing his children. Read More »

Workers, activists rally in NYC ahead of SCOTUS unions case


The rally is a part of the national "Working People's Day of Action" movement, which spans 28 cities, including Washington, Chicago and Philadelphia, according to the New York State AFL-CIO. may be properly termed political". In America's 27 right-to-work states, employees can not be forced to join a union as a condition of employment. The supposed constitutionality of this rests on the fiction that these fees pay only the costs of collective bargaining, from which the fee payers benefit. Read More »

Student arrested in Oakleaf mass shooting


A 10th-grade boy at White County Central High School was arrested Wednesday after an investigation into "possible threats against the school", according to the White County Sheriff's Office. Forty percent of the students at Oakleaf did not attend school on February 22. Deputies responded to Riverview and did a search while students and staff were sheltered in place for several minutes, but no evidence of a threat was found and everything was reopened. Read More »

Families of Gun Victims Confront Trump in White House Listening Session


Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, a New York Democrat, said the bill is "a small step", but said Democrats want to see universal background check legislation. The president said he wanted to ensure authorities "act quickly" when they see warning signs of a potential shooting. Instead, Mr Trump said, he wanted concealed carry permits for the 10 to 20 percent of teachers who are "very gun-adept people". Read More »

Trump defends comments on giving United States school teachers concealed guns


Calling the Florida school shooting suspect "a sicko", the president said "we are going to be focusing very strongly on mental health" and said "part of the problem is that we used to have mental institutions". School Administrators Vice President Ernest Logan called the massacre "simply unacceptable, and words, thoughts and prayers are not enough anymore". Read More »

Noticeable Stocks to Watch: Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI), Gold Fields Ltd. (GFI)

Moving toward other technical indicators, Laredo Petroleum, Inc. Shares of Laredo Petroleum ( LPI ) traded up $0.21 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $8.67. Company fiscal year is ending in December and analysts' consensus recommendation is Outperform for LPI and estimated EPS for next quarter is 0.25. (NYSE:LPI) has price to earnings ratio of 3.72, which is indicating if firm is fluctuating between 15 and 25 than it lies on average position; but sometimes if it's under this value ... Read More »

Adina Pintilie's "Touch Me Not" wins Berlin's Golden Bear


Ana Brun was awarded the Silver Bear best actress prize for her role in Las herederas ( The Heiresses ) by Marcelo Martinessi. In a big night for female filmmakers, the runner-up Grand Jury Prize went to Polish social satire " Mug " by Malgorzata Szumowska. Read More »

(JPM) Position Reduced by Tdam USA Inc


The Engineered Building Systems segment offers engineered structural members and panels; and self-storage building systems under the Metallic, Mid-West Steel, A & S, All American, Mesco, Star, Ceco, Robertson, Garco, Heritage, and brands to builders, general contractors, developers, and end users directly, as well as through private label companies. Read More »

Companies pull back from the NRA


The students have even cracked open the issue in Florida, the so-called "Gunshine State" that's always been a laboratory for the National Rifle Association , the state that brought the nation Stand Your Ground, the state whose 1.6 million concealed-carry permits outnumber anyone else's. Read More »

Poland ready to send humanitarian aid to eastern Ghouta


A new wave of bombs struck Syria's eastern Ghouta unabated on Friday, witnesses said, ahead of a U.N. Security Council vote to demand a 30-day ceasefire across the country. An injured child receives treatment, after getting injured in an alleged bombing by forces loyal to the Syrian government, rebels-held Douma , Syria , 22 February 2018. Read More »

Tory MP apologises to Jeremy Corbyn for 'seriously defamatory' tweet


Conservative MP Ben Bradley was forced to issue an apology to the Labour leader on Saturday as well as make a "substantial donation" to charity, after tweeting false claims about Corbyn's links to Soviet spies. "Following the botched smear campaign against Jeremy, this case shows we are not going to let unsafe lies go unchallenged.". LONDON - Claims by a former Czech spy that Jeremy Corbyn was a paid "collaborator" during the Cold War have not reduced support for the Labour leader or his ... Read More »

Court declines to immediately halt district map


The 2011 map, drawn up by Republicans, is widely considered among the nation's most gerrymandered. A similar legal challenge, filed by two other prominent Republicans in the state legislature , is pending in the U.S. A federal lawsuit filed Thursday argues the state Supreme Court didn't have the authority to order a new map it put in place Monday. Under 28 U.S.C. Read More »

Olympics: Hometown skaters win roars of approval, praise from Kim Yuna


Skipper Kim Eun Jung and the South Korean women's curling team continued an unlikely run at the Pyeongchang Olympics on Friday, beating Japan to progress to the gold medal match. Reflecting this newfound interest in the sport, the Gangneung Curling Center has been almost packed out with fans for South Korea's games. Kim had triggered public anger with comments many saw as putting the blame on Noh. Read More »

Wedbush Securities Inc. Sells 1779 Shares of British American Tobacco PLC (BTI)

National Planning Corp who had been investing in British Amern Tob Plc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $141.31B market cap company. now owns 125,332 shares of the company's stock valued at $8,396,000 after acquiring an additional 910 shares during the period. The firm has institutional ownership of 8.70%, while insider ownership included 4.60%. Read More »

NRA faces corporate backlash after Florida school shooting


Car rental companies National Car Rental, Enterprise and Alamo announced this week that they would end their discount programs, and car pricing group TrueCar announced it would end its program that allowed NRA members to save an average of almost $3,400 off the retail price of new and used cars. Read More »

Thousands flock to see Rev. Billy Graham's procession from mountains to Charlotte


Here is what people are saying about the procession on social media. Some people stood on the shoulder on I-40, and on overpasses spanning the highway to see the hearse bearing Graham's body. He maintained his home in the nearby community of Montreat. The procession begins a week of mourning for the man known as "America's Pastor". On Friday, his funeral will be held at his library in Charlotte, where he'll be buried in the gardens next to his wife. Read More »