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Global Media GOP: No plan to act soon on easing gun regs
Author: 0 GOP: No plan to act soon on easing gun regs

Republican Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana said the shooting was no reason to restrict gun sales. Police said he killed 59 people and hurt more than 500 more. Inaction has been a hallmark of United States legislators following spasms of deadly gun violence . In the month following the 2012 school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, the number of background checks surged 81 percent from a year earlier, for example.

Global Media Las Vegas mass shooting reignites gun debate
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Meanwhile, in Washington , D.C., congressional Republicans said they may introduce legislation banning bump stocks on a national basis. Sergeant Kevin Hoffman, a veteran Infantry Machine Gunner and Small Arms Repair Technician, explained to Rare how the bump stock allows a gun to perform like an automatic weapon.

Global Media Actor Prakash Raj booked over 'controversial' remarks against PM Modi
Author: 0 Actor Prakash Raj booked over 'controversial' remarks against PM Modi

He also said that the National Awards that he has been conferred with should be given to the politicians who act like nothing has happened and said, "In UP, we don't know whether he's a Chief Minister or the Poojari of a temple". "I'm not a fool to give back my National Awards, which have been given to me for my body of work, and which I'm very proud of". Well coming to the point, I would like to explain few things.

Global Media White House chief of staff's personal cellphone compromised
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Kelly brought the phone to IT after experiencing issues updating the software. Officials told Politico only that he was no longer using the device and declined to say where the phone was or dispute the timeline. It's unclear what information may or may not have been exposed through Kelly's phone, but the danger is clear, particularly for a White House staff that has been cavalier about its cyber security hygiene.

Global Media ATF: Gunman had bump stocks attached to 12 weapons
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The killer in Las Vegas apparently used the legal bump stock devices on legal rifles, essentially converting them into automatic weapons, which are banned. Jill Snyder, special agent in charge of the ATF, said Tuesday that the gunman in Las Vegas rigged 12 semiautomatic rifles with bump stocks. " This Congress has the responsibility to make sure the NRA stands for "not relevant anymore" in American politics, and we have to begin this debate now", said Massachusetts Senator Ed Markey.

Global Media President Trump talks of 'calm before the storm'
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Live classical music played. "What storm Mr. President?" one reporter shouted. Trump said to a group of reporters while photos were being taken, according a pool report . We will do what we must do to prevent that from happening. And given tensions in so many global theaters - for example, with North Korea over its nuclear ambitions, with Iran over its support for terrorist activities, and now the prospect of retaliation for the killing of three Green Berets this week in Niger - Trump's ...

Author: 0 Russian Federation says kills 7 Nusra Front field commanders in Syria air strike

Russian air force Su-27 jet fighters perform at an air show outside Moscow in 2011. On Tuesday, the Islamic State released a video through its official Amaq news agency to confirm that it has captured two Russian men. Russia , which has intervened in the Syrian war on the side of president Bashar Al Assad's regime, said on Wednesday it had killed 12 leaders of the extremist coalition , including Jolani's security chief.

Global Media Here's what the NRA thinks about regulations on gun bump stocks
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Feinstein, who in 2013 authored an assault weapons ban bill that failed 40-60 in the Senate , now has 24 co-sponsors of the bill, all Democrats. Inaction has been the norm following other mass shootings, including the Sandy Hook, Connecticut, massacre of schoolchildren five years ago, last year's bloodbath at the Pulse nightclub in Florida, and a baseball field shooting this year in which House Majority Whip Steve Scalise came close to death.

Global Media Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay announce joint bid for 2030 World Cup
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The bidding process is not set to begin until 2021, but Argentina , Uruguay and Paraguay are expressing themselves early in what is sure to be a well-contested race. Argentina , Paraguay and Uruguay have announced plans for a 2030 World Cup joint bid. A three-way bid from the United States, Canada and Mexico in April is favored to host the 2026 World Cup.

Global Media Sen. Rand Paul: We Must Object Phony, Cronyist, GOP-Backed Tax Cuts
Author: 0 Sen. Rand Paul: We Must Object Phony, Cronyist, GOP-Backed Tax Cuts

The idea is to clear the way for tax cuts by trimming from the two entitlement programs, which together consume a quarter of the federal budget. Nearly 2 in 3 Democrats (64%) and more than half of Republicans (55%) say they have "just a few" or "none" close friends who are Republicans or Democrats, respectively.

Global Media Mueller's Team Traveled to Interview Ex-Spy Involved in Dossier
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Keeping with protocol, the spokesman for special counsel Robert Mueller has declined to comment, but three sources with knowledge of Mr Mueller's probe said his investigators had assumed control of multiple Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiries related to the dossier that Russian Federation interfered to help Mr Trump defeat Hillary Clinton.

Global Media Girl sexually assaulted in Delhi private school
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She called out for an woman attendant who helps the girls clean up, but she didn't answer the girl's call. A case of rape and under sections of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) was registered. In a circular issued on September 13, it also clearly said that onus for safety and security of children in school campus "shall exclusively lie upon the school authorities", threatening for action against those failing to implement its safety guidelines.

Global Media Marilou Danley says it never occurred to her Paddock was planning violence
Author: 0 Marilou Danley says it never occurred to her Paddock was planning violence

Danley was in the Philippines when Paddock rained a hail of gunfire Sunday on an outdoor concert in Vegas, killing at least 59 and injuring more than 500. Before the authorities could get to Paddock's hotel room on Sunday night, he took his own life. Lombardo said police had found had 1600 rounds of ammunition and several containers of an explosive commonly used in target shooting that totalled 22kg in his auto.

Global Media Most Of Chicago's Illegal Guns Come From Trump Country, Rep. Says
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Hours after the attack late Sunday, however, the White House shied away from labeling as domestic terrorism the shooting that killed at least 59 victims and injured almost 530 others at a country music concert. Visiting Puerto Rico on Tuesday, Trump said jokingly that the recovery from Hurricane Maria there was blowing the United States budget "a little out of whack".

Global Media USA senator rejects reprisals against Cuban diplomats
Author: 0 USA senator rejects reprisals against Cuban diplomats

Us secretary of state Rex Tillerson has said in a statement that the decision is due to cuba's failure to take appropriate steps to protect USA diplomats in accordance with its obligations under the Vienna convention. It also temporarily suspended issuing visas to Cubans. The Cuban diplomats being expelled will not be deemed "persona non grata", officials said, a designation that would prevent them from ever returning to USA soil.

Author: 0 George Pell sex offences 'impossible', his lawyer tells court

He will only be required to formally enter a plea if the court decides that there is enough evidence for him to stand trial. His lawyers have previously indicated he will plead not guilty to all charges. The former Sydney and Melbourne archbishop and Ballarat priest has taken leave from his position as Vatican treasurer to return to Australia to defend himself.

Global Media No evidence Las Vegas shooter tied to militant group
Author: 0 No evidence Las Vegas shooter tied to militant group

At least 500 people were injured in the shooting. United States officials have said they are examining the claim, but are yet to find any evidence linking the shooter to any worldwide terrorist organization. But, Philippine police later revealed that it was a robbery which was carried out by a gambling addict who was heavily indebted to the casino. The man, identified by police as Stephen Paddock , killed himself before police entered the hotel room he was shooting from, police said.

Global Media Vegas killings spark GOP interest in gun accessory
Author: 0 Vegas killings spark GOP interest in gun accessory

Feinstein's Automatic Gunfire Prevention Act would ban the sale and manufacture of bump-fire stocks and other accessories that can be attached to semi-automatic weapons to make them reach the same rate of fire as fully automatic weapons.

Global Media Maharashtra government to reduce fuel Value-Added Tax soon?
Author: 0 Maharashtra government to reduce fuel Value-Added Tax soon?

However, the chief minister did not specify how much will be the reductionThe Gujarat government will reduce the value added tax ( VAT ) on fuels like petrol and diesel in a day or two, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said during BJP's Gujarat Gaurav Yatra at Una town in Saurashtra region on Wednesday.