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Common sense solution to school shootings


In 2008, in District of Columbia v. Heller , the court said there is an individual constitutional right to have a handgun in one's home for self-protection. You might conclude the congressman is woke on this issue, but this is the same fellow who weeks after the worst mass shooting in USA history - Las Vegas - co-sponsored the bill that would allow firearm enthusiasts to carry concealed guns across state lines. Read More »

Snowstorm threatens new round of power outages on US East Coast


The hardest hit regions were from southern Vermont across the lower Hudson Valley into central New Jersey , where as much as 70cm of snow fell. It delayed travelers on the Long Island Rail Road. Heavy amounts will extend into CT, potentially burying Danbury, Waterbury and Meriden. "Rain is changing to snow across southeastern MA and Rhode Island", it said. Read More »

China just recorded another large trade surplus with the US


The U.S. president has threatened a host of actions to constrain China , including tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum he plans to announce Thursday. China's goods surplus with the United States , a sore spot in relations between the two nations, narrowed slightly last month but is higher so far this year than at the same point last year. Read More »

Italy's Five Star Movement looks to form rival coalition with the left

Ahead of Sunday's election, Forza Italia was predicted to be the biggest party of the center-right coalition, but the League emerged as the more popular force with more than 17 percent of the vote, compared to Forza Italia's 14 percent. 5 Could it repeat elsewhere in Europe? A prolonged political stalemate could make heavily indebted Italy the focus of market concern in Europe, now that the threat of German instability has receded after the revival on Sunday of a grand coalition under ... Read More »

Cape Henlopen letter shares details on student "walkout" planned for next week


This community tension started to become visible on a Ravalli County Republicans Facebook Group, where divisive comments started going back and forth about the walkout and gun control. Novi Superintendent Steve Matthews shares parents' fears, especially if 2,000 students jam the halls and walk outside. As part of the national event, students, faculty and supporters will walk out of their schools to honor those killed during the February shooting for 17 minutes - one minute for each ... Read More »

Paul Manafort pleads not guilty to Mueller's fraud charges


President Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleaded not guilty Thursday to money laundering and tax evasion charges as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation. His former deputy, Rick Gates, is cooperating with prosecutors after pleading guilty to conspiracy. Manafort has maintained his innocence and expressed his regret that Gates chose to change his plea in a statement last month. Read More »

US 'a long way' from negotiations with N.Korea, says Tillerson


Tillerson added that he is not sure if the conditions are right for talks with the rogue regime in North Korea. "I think, as President Trump has indicated, potentially positive signals coming from North Korea by way of their intra-Korean dialogue with South Korea", Tillerson said at a joint press conference with Ethiopian Foreign Minister Workneh Gebeyehu. Read More »

DMRC withdrew from Light Metro project as agreement expired: CM


Addressing a press meet here, Sreedharan said he had written to state PWD Principal Secretary G Kamala Vardhana Rao, informing that without the main metro projects or the preparatory works being taken up, it was not possible for the DMRC to continue incurring this expenditure. Read More »

Trump to make announcement on steel, aluminum tariffs

He has invited in steel an aluminum workers'. "We're going to have sensible relations with our allies", he told CNBC , claiming that Trump's policy was well "thought through". The mere announcement of the tariff on U.S. imports has pushed the governments of key USA trading partner in a state of hectic activity and the financial markets in a state of anxiety. Read More »

USA issues travel warning for Mexican resort town


The new alert follows another issued a week ago prohibiting USA government personnel from using the ferry service between Playa del Carmen and the island of Cozumel. In a previous alert last week, it had only barred employees from taking ferries between Playa del Carmen and Cozumel Island. The explosion last month happened as passengers were disembarking in Playa del Carmen. Read More »

Zimbabwe: Mugabe in Private South Africa Visit


Ambrose Mutinhiri, a retired general and acolyte of ex-president Robert Mugabe, resigned from the ruling ZANU-PF party and gave up his parliamentary seat last Friday. "Currently we see and hear that there is some new party". "President Mugabe said that as Zimbabwe prepares for elections, "everyone should fight to ensure that people are free to belong to parties of their choice and that there is no interference by the army or those that would want to resort to violence as a means of getting ... Read More »

AR startup Magic Leap raises $461 million from Saudi Arabia fund


That brings the Plantation, Florida-based company's fourth round of institutional funding to $963 million, and the total raised to date by the company is now $2.3 billion. Rowe Price; Singapore investment firm Temasek Holdings; EDBI, the investment arm of the Singapore Economic Development Board; Brazil's Grupo Globo; and Janus Henderson Investors. Read More »

14-Year-Old Arrested for Impersonating Sheriff's Deputy


A 14-year-old boy has been arrested for impersonating a sheriff's deputy, after police received reports that he was wearing an ill-fitting uniform and driving an SUV with emergency lights attached. The boy, who as on probation at the time of his arrest, was being held at a juvenile detention center east of Los Angeles. During the investigation, it was found the boy came into contact with two other people while allegedly impersonating a deputy. Read More »

Vero Beach murder suspect found dead in Sunrise


The sheriff's office believed Torres had murdered her before fleeing to Broward County. Someone on a bullhorn is pleading for Pedro Torres to display his hands and come out of the vehicle. According to the Sheriff's Office, preliminary evidence has led detectives to believe that her husband, Pedro Torres, killed her. We know that domestic violence is a crime that spans all socioeconomic boundaries. Read More »

Suspected accused of killing deputy: "No remorse"


He also asked the judge if he could seek the death penalty on his own. The judge entered a "not guilty" plea on his behalf and Baumgardt could change it within twenty days. Pickett and his dog were pursuing Baumgardt after he ran away from the auto when it briefly stopped. He said his heart goes out to the wife and two young children of the slain deputy, Jacob Pickett , who was shot in the head Friday while chasing three men in the city of Lebanon who had fled when officers tried to arrest ... Read More »

Jerusalem: Israel gives Palestine condition for peace


The Netanyahu s visit to Washington this time was not geared towards peace with the Palestinians, but rather, the overall geopolitical situation in the Middle East, and, particularly, the growing influence of Iran in Syria, and its presumed permanent presence in Syria when the guns will grow silent. Read More »

NEET 2018 registration date extended to March 12, Aadhaar card not mandatory


The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday extended the last date to apply for the National Eligibility-cum- Entrance Test (NEET) to March 12, 2018. The bench comprises Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A.K. Sikri, A.M. Khanwilkar, D.Y. Chandrachud and Ashok Bhushan. The matter was mentioned in the morning and was taken up for hearing in the afternoon, along with the main challenge to Aadhaar that is being heard by the Constitution bench. Read More »

Oklahoma Amber Alert canceled as child found dead, father arrested


Investigators say they have found a body and believe it to be that of 7-month-old Jody Minjarez, the center of an Oklahoma Amber Alert issued Wednesday. Police believe he is now driving a light blue BMW four-door sedan or a white 2008 Cadillac Escalade, with the Oklahoma license plate 128KNQ. At that point, however, they hadn't yet found the baby. Read More »

(NASDAQ:COST) Holdings Decreased by Carderock Capital Management Inc

Synovus Corporation owns 21,611 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Meanwhile, the security's Schaeffer's Volatility Scorecard (SVS) stands at a respectable 81 out of 100, which indicates that COST shares have tended to exceed options traders' volatility expectations during the past year. Read More »

WPX Energy (WPX) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.13

WPX Energy has a twelve month low of $8.39 and a twelve month high of $16.09. The company has Beta Value of 2.36 and ATR value of 0.67. About 707,180 shares traded. Df Dent & Co holds 1.77% or 482,152 shares. Lakeview Cap Prtnrs holds 0.7% of its portfolio in Amgen Inc. (NYSE:DSW). Invesco Limited invested 0% of its portfolio in DSW Inc. Read More »

With US and North Korea, a Repeated History of Hope and Disappointment


Chung also said Pyongyang were interested in speaking to the U.S.in an "in an open-ended dialogue to discuss the issue of denuclearization and to normalize relations with North Korea ". The North sees the allies' drills as an invasion rehearsal. US and South Korean commanders insist the drills are defensive in nature and necessary to maintain readiness. Read More »

Mandate was actually given to us: Congress on Meghalaya


Following its defeat in the state Assembly polls here, the BJP on Saturday had suggested that the NPP and UDP to enter into an alliance to form a "non-Congress government" in the state. The Congress now rules Meghalaya and is set to emerge as the single largest party in the state, according to trends available for most of the seats in the state. Read More »

Golden State Warriors Will be Without Two Key Veterans vs Spurs


The Warriors , undefeated since the NBA All-Star break, clinched their fifth straight 50-win season Tuesday with a comfortable 114-101 victory over the Brooklyn Nets . Brooklyn Nets guard D'Angelo Russell runs up the court after scoring against the Golden State Warriors during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, March 6, 2018. Read More »

Pelicans All-Star Anthony Davis leaves game with ankle injury


When Davis was asked if he would be good to go against the Kings, he was coy. Cousins, who is out for the season after suffering a ruptured left Achilles tendon on January 26, will be entering unrestricted free agency this summer, which has caused some uncertainty about his future with the New Orleans Pelicans . Read More »

Hometown Hero: 'Lizzie the Comfort Dog' helps students after Parkland, FL shooting


DeVos at a press briefing afterward. President Donald Trump has publicly supported arming teachers who are properly trained as a way of hardening schools against gun violence. Cruz was formally charged on Wednesday with 17 counts of first-degree murder . As legislators debated in Tallahassee, U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos visited Stoneman Douglas on the first full day of classes since the shooting, while the accused gunman, Nikolas Cruz, was indicted on 17 counts of murder. Read More »

Pregnant woman dies after being kicked off her bike by TN cop


Usha sustained a head injury and died on the spot. They were taken to the hospital where Usha was confirmed dead by the doctors; she was 12 weeks pregnant. Within minutes, the cop caught up with the couple and kicked the two-wheeler forcing both the riders to fall down on the busy road. Before Usha could realize what had happened, she was hit by a speeding van, killing her on the spot, reports said. Read More »

No sudden moves - Canada sticks to measured tack in USA trade row


Mr Trump has pushed on with his plans for a 25% tariff on steel imports and a 10% levy on aluminium despite apparent internal White House wrangling over the strategy, and pleas from UK Prime Minister Theresa May. Ms Malmstrom said: "We have made clear that if a move like this is taken, it will hurt the European Union ". Trump has said the tariffs are needed to preserve the American industries and protect national security. Read More »

LHC restrains govt from arresting Hafiz Saeed


The court directed the governments not to arrest him and ordered them to submit their replies regarding the petitioner's allegations, Dawn online reported. Hafiz Saeed announced in December, a few days after release from house arrest on 24 November, that his organisation will contest the 2018 elections. Read More »

Statue politics reaches UP, BR Ambedkar's statue vandalised by miscreants in Meerut


Earlier in the morning in West Bengal, Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mukherjee's bust was vandalized in Kolkata's Kalighat, at Keoratola Mohasoshan, Kolkata. Police in the northern state rushed a team to the spot to avoid any untoward incident. Prime Minister Narendra Modi strongly condemned the incidents of vandalism of statues and said that stern action would be taken against those found guilty. Read More »

Centre-left blind to populism's true cause


What's more , Lega , led by the rabble-rouser Matteo Salvini , has won over 17% of the vote, elbowing Mr. Berlusconi out of the role of kingmaker and reinforcing Italy's move away from the centre. In Brussels , a European Commission spokesman said it was confident a stable administration could be formed,"and in the meantime Italy has a government with whom we are working closely". Read More »