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Walmart joins Dick's in restricting US gun sales


Metro shops including Wilshire Gun, Big Boy Guns, Ammo Range and H&H Shooting Sports all said this afternoon that they have no plans to change any of their existing polices, and will continue to sell semi-automatic guns in Oklahoma like they have for years. Read More »

Pence: Trump 'keeping his word' on abortion opposition


It is not a campaign event related to Schuette's gubernatorial run, he said. Since President Trump took office previous year, he has signed legislation reversing an Obama-era rule that blocked states from defunding Planned Parenthood and reinstated a ban on federal funds for global health programs that cover or promote abortions . Read More »

Onodera concerned on China's nuclear carrier plan


China might have a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier in the water by 2025 . The China Shipbuilding Industry Corp. issued a statement this week saying initial work had begun on the ship, the Communist Party newspaper Global Times and South China Morning Post said yesterday. Read More »

Up to 30 killed in fire at rehab centre in Baku, Azerbaijan


Firefighters and rescuers of the country's emergencies ministry have extinguished the blaze and were investigating the causes. At least 30 people have been killed in a fire that engulfed a drug treatment center in Azerbaijan's capital Baku, according to local media. Read More »

Juncker Ends West Balkans Tour With Support, But No Accession Date


Among the six countries, the commission considers Serbia and Montenegro as current front-runners toward accession and the new strategy says they could be allowed in by 2025 if they meet all the conditions. By the summit in Sofia in May, all leaders in the region have set the ambitious task of having clear and ready projects for building the priority infrastructure in their countries in order to discuss the specific financing of connectivity in the region - transport, digital and energy. Read More »

Sridevi's death: Case closed, say Dubai officials


The superstar was also given a gun salute at the club where her body was kept for her fans to pay their last respect. The actor's body was flown from Dubai , where she died, to Mumbai on Tuesday night. It said that well-wishers can pay their condolences from 9.30am to 12.30pm at Celebration Sports Club , Garden No 5, Lokhandwala Complex, Andheri West. Read More »

Soharabuddin case claims another judge: Rahul

Utpat asked Amit Shah to appear, and was removed". The politically sensitive issue was one of the triggers of the unprecedented rift within the nation's top judiciary last month and critics questioned the need to switch judges at this point. Read More »

Mali: Four peacekeepers killed in explosion


The United Nations has stationed nearly 15,000 peacekeepers in Mali to stabilize the country. The Secretary-General recalls that attacks targeting United Nations peacekeepers may constitute war crimes under global law and that the perpetrators must be apprehended and prosecuted. Read More »

Turnbull backs Cash as uproar over rumour threat continues


Labor's shadow minister for finance Jim Chalmers said: "Senator Cameron [was] rightly questioning Michaelia Cash about her role in misleading the Senate, tipping off the media about the AFP raids on the AWU". I think it is disgraceful and sexist and it is impugning of the character of various staff. "This person is well qualified, and has been taken on board because of their skill set that they will bring to their office", Cash said before being prodded again to answer the question. Read More »

Loxo Oncology, Inc. (LOXO) Analysts See $-1.27 EPS

The stock increased 3.11% or $3.46 during the last trading session, reaching $114.68. About 283,232 shares traded. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 34.52% since March 1, 2017 and is uptrending. Jefferies maintained SINA Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA) rating on Tuesday, January 23. The stock of The Stars Group Inc. The rating was initiated by Citigroup with "Buy" on Monday, January 18. Read More »

Ken Livingstone suspended 'indefinitely' by Labour


But Labour's outgoing general secretary, Iain McNicol, has signed off on an extended extension. The party's National Executive Committee made a decision to prolong Livingstone's one-year suspension past its April 27 expiration, the BBC reported Thursday, until the conclusion of an internal probe into his conduct over allegations that his claims were anti-Semitic or otherwise offensive to Jews. Read More »

Hindu community in Pakistan celebrates festival of colors with zeal, fervor


The festival of Holi , which is celebrated across the country with great enthusiasm every year, marks the triumph of good over evil, along with the arrival of the spring season. Members of the assembly smeared each other with colors to mark the festival. TV actor Karan Jotwani, who plays Sahil in Aap Ke Aa Jaane Se, said, "This year, I won't be playing Holi but instead will simply spend the evening with my family and enjoy the day". Read More »

What's Propelling Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC) to Increase So Much?

Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Oppenheimer maintained the shares of EVHC in report on Thursday, November 2 with "Outperform" rating. Hexavest Inc. now owns 655,516 shares of the company's stock worth $22,655,000 after buying an additional 7,270 shares in the last quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 3,958,329 shares of the company's stock valued at $177,927,000 after purchasing an additional 13,242 shares during the period. Read More »

Body spray, lit cigarette make vehicle explode, police say


The man reportedly had the air conditioning on and the front windows down as he used the spray. Local police said the driver started his vehicle and turned on the air conditioning. The man was walking around and talking when police arrived but was taken to Bayview Hospital Burn Unit with serious injuries, according to a fire department spokesperson. Read More »

Lawmakers pass resolution to allow Greitens investigation


The staffers' attorneys confirmed the subpoenas Thursday to the Kansas City Star but wouldn't name the employees. The panel was formed by House Speaker Todd Richardson in response to Greitens' indictment last week on a felony invasion-of-privacy charge stemming from an extramarital affair in 2015. Read More »

Scalise frustration with FBI's failure to protect students from shooting


The school board says it turned over its recordings and server to BSO investigators after being served with a search warrant and no longer has the records. The three-story 1200 building Nikolas Cruz allegedly fired his AR-15 assault weapon before melting into the crowds of fleeing students is now cordoned off by a chain link fence, covered with banners from other schools showing their solidarity. Read More »

No. 8 Purdue ready for upset-minded Rutgers


While Indiana tied the game up on two seperate occasions in the second half, Rutgers never relinquished the lead and held on for a seven-point victory, becoming the first No. The same thing happened Thursday night, as IN scored the first seven points and had a pair of 14-point leads IN the first 14 minutes. After erasing that big early IN lead, Rutgers built an eight-point edge midway through the second half and was seemingly IN control until IN answered, mostly at the free-throw line. Read More »

Pak yet again violates ceasefire, shells heavily on LoC in Rajouri


In the firing and shelling today, two soldiers suffered minor injuries and were hospitalised, an official said. Persons familiar with the developments, speaking under condition of anonymity, said army troops were being deployed to Jammu and Kashmir "as more reinforcements are urgently required at the moment". Read More »

Forecast: Nor'easter could bring rain, winds, flooding and snow


I want to begin by saying this is not a catastrophic storm, but there will be issues. A low-pressure system will move into the Midwest Thursday afternoon. There is pretty low confidence in this storm, due to a couple factors: The volatility of the storm will lead to big differences in small distances. "A change over to snow is possible Friday night to heavy, wet snow". Read More »

Several bodies found inside home, police say


Old Warren Road is closed between Route 9 and Laurel Street while officials investigate, according to police. The East Brookfield Fire Department issued a statement on Twitter, sending their thoughts and prayers to the West Brookfield community. Read More »

Person using stolen identity nominates Trump for Peace Prize


Donald Trump . " Every year, we get lots of invalid nominations, but these are nominations that are not valid because those who nominate are not qualified to do so ", Njolstad said , as cited by Norwegian news agency NTB . He refused to provide further details, saying police were now looking into the matter. The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, for "its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any ... Read More »

Trump splits with NRA, stunning late-night hosts


During his presidential campaign, Trump was vocal in his opposition to gun-control measures, telling a National Rifle Association convention he'd "never, ever infringe" on the constitutional right to keep and bear arms. Trump shut down Scalise's reciprocity push, suggesting the gun control package being pieced together would never pass if national reciprocity were added to it. Read More »

Toyota warning: Tariffs will push up auto prices


Brexiteers have been pinning their hopes on securing a new free trade deal with the Trump White House, despite its protectionism, after the United Kingdom leaves the European Union. Mr Trump believes the tariffs will safeguard American jobs but many economists say the impact of price increases for consumers of steel and aluminum, such as the auto and oil industries, will be to destroy more jobs than they create. Read More »

Trump embraces protectionism, Dow Jones plunges 420 points on trade war fears


Trump a year ago ordered an investigation into whether aluminum and steel imports posed a threat to national defense. Chinese officials have threatened to take "necessary measures" to defend their country's interests. It was unclear what Trump may announce amid internal wrangling on the decision. The actual event caught some top White House officials off guard and left aides scrambling for details. Read More »

What Are Analysts Report About Herbalife Ltd. (HLF)


The share price has yet to cross its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of -56.61% and sits -57.28% lower versus its 50 days moving average. ValuEngine upgraded Herbalife from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a report on Wednesday, November 22nd. As per Monday, January 18, the company rating was initiated by Susquehanna. Read More »

Lebanon's Hariri and Saudi King share 'firm handshake' after resignation scandal


The shock resignation had stirred tensions between Riyadh and Beirut, amid suspicions he had been placed under house arrest. A statement by Mr. Hariri's press office in Beirut said his meetings with the king, who was joined by a retinue of Saudi aides, including the interior and foreign ministers, "focused on the bilateral relations and the latest developments in Lebanon". Read More »

Pesticides are harming the bees


Jose Tarazona , head of Efsa's pesticides unit, added: "The availability of such a substantial amount of data has enabled us to produce very detailed conclusions". The report said " most uses " of the three neonicotinoid pesticides , which are based on the chemical structure of nicotine and attack the nervous systems of insect pests, posed a risk to bees. Read More »

Trump to meet with lawmakers Wednesday on gun bills - White House

Trump has considered raising the minimum age to buy guns, banning bump stocks, strengthening background checks and focusing on mental illness in response to the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School . Yet if the immigration debate is any indication, what he says at the meeting won't necessarily be Trump's final position on the issue. Trump spoke on "Fox and Friends" Monday. Read More »

NRA Pushes Back On Trump's Gun Law Reform Suggestions


Addressing a gathering of U.S. governors at the White House, Trump said , "You know, I really believe - you don't know until you test it - but I really believe I'd run in there, even if I didn't had a weapon". Student survivors of the Valentine's Day school shooting in Florida spent the day meeting with lawmakers in Washington . The president held up programs in states like Texas and Arkansas as a model, yet on the federal level, Republican congressional leaders remain reluctant ... Read More »

NOAA Weather Satellite Sent Into Space by United Launch Alliance


GOES-S also features two other Lockheed Martin-built instruments that track lightning - including cloud-to-cloud activity - and, on the reverse, observe solar activity. Tim Gallaudet, Ph.D., USN Ret., Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere and Acting Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere. Read More »

Societe Generale Lowers General Mills (GIS) to Hold

Grove Bank & Trust now owns 2,460 shares of the company's stock valued at $127,000 after purchasing an additional 1,878 shares in the last quarter. About 595,874 shares traded. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Wednesday, February 24 by UBS. Goldman Sachs maintained the shares of MSFT in report on Tuesday, July 18 with "Buy" rating. Read More »

New Poll: Most American Feel Trump is a Racist


A new poll by the Associated Press and the NORC Center for Public Affairs Research has found that the majority of Americans think Trump is racist. 73 percent of Democrats believe Trump has been harmful to the African American community. Read More »

Ontario Tory leadership candidates race face off in second debate


Granic Allen in particular repeatedly asked her competitors if they would reopen nomination contests where there had been allegations of interference, candidate bullying and corruption. "It's very simple", he said. Granic Allen's spoiler persona dragged Elliott into the fight, as the frontrunner attempted a lawyerly riposte about the fine print of renewable energy contracts having to be respected (as one might have expected from traditional Progressive Conservatives). Read More »

Close Trump aide and White House communications chief Hicks resigns


Hicks admitted she sometimes told "white lies" for President Trump . "If we have reduced ourselves so far to get to the point now where we're just leaking stuff like this, rinky-dink things like Hope Hicks tells white lies for her boss, then we have gone completely off the rails and this investigation needs to end", he said . Read More »

Inslee vetoes controversial legislative public records bill


The bill , passed by the Legislature on Friday, would exempt state lawmakers from Washington's Public Records Act, while making some legislative records disclosable. The next day, the bill was brought to the Senate floor, passed without debate and sent to the House. More than a dozen newspapers across the state ran front-page editorials Tuesday urging Inslee to veto the bill that was co-sponsored by Democratic Senate Majority Leader Sharon Nelson and Republican Senate Minority Leader ... Read More »