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Celebrities React To Florida School Shooting And Call For Gun Control

Celebrities React To Florida School Shooting And Call For Gun Control

The overall death toll differs by how such shootings are defined, but Everytown For Gun Safety has tallied 290 school shootings in America since 2013, and this attack makes 18 so far this year. Tr...

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Former President Obama: 'We are not powerless,' Calls for Gun Reform

Former President Obama: 'We are not powerless,' Calls for Gun Reform

Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel identified the gunman as Nikolas Cruz , 19, a former student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland who had been expelled for " disciplinary r...

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South Korea to pay $2.6 million for North's Olympic presence

South Korea to pay $2.6 million for North's Olympic presence

Kim Jong Un expressed satisfaction with South Korea's treatment of his sister during a visit to mark the opening of the Winter Olympics , and called for more efforts to improve ties between th...

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Trump pushes immigration plan as Senate mulls narrower path

Trump pushes immigration plan as Senate mulls narrower path

Although the protections under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program are due to start expiring on March 5, federal judges have blocked that from taking effect amid ongoing litiga...

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US Education Department no longer probing transgender bathroom complaints

US Education Department no longer probing transgender bathroom complaints

While Obama was president, the Justice and Education departments also determined that Title IX covered discrimination on the basis of gender identity , which DeVos and the Trump administration ...

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Pariksha Pe Charcha: PM Modi's tips to students, parents ahead of exams

Pariksha Pe Charcha: PM Modi's tips to students, parents ahead of exams

During his "Pareeksha pe charcha " - held at the Talkatora Stadium, PM Modi stressed on the importance of confidence and concentration in dealing with exam stress . A packed auditorium full of teach...

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Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee refuses to fund 'Modicare'

Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee refuses to fund 'Modicare'

CM Banerjee also snubbed at Centre's Beti Bachao Project which has allocated only Rs 100 crore for the entire country whereas she proudly states Rs 5000 allocation for their own Kanyashree Project, wh...

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Jacob Zuma resigns as South African President

Jacob Zuma resigns as South African President

Drought, low commodity prices and weak demand for exports have all taken their toll, as well as government graft and policy missteps under ousted president Jacob Zuma . Many party leaders had hoped t...

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Nikolas Cruz Charged in Florida High School Shooting, More Details Released

Nikolas Cruz Charged in Florida High School Shooting, More Details Released

Cruz also had a Facebook page that was taken down. He never talked about anything, about having any hard feelings about anything at the school. Israel - who said it was a "pretty good assumptio...

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'Three Billboards' Become a Reality Outside of Grenfell Tower in London

'Three Billboards' Become a Reality Outside of Grenfell Tower in London

This coming Sunday he is nominated for no less than four BAFTA Awards for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri , and two weeks later will be at the Oscars where the film is up for seven Academy ...

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Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One gets a new trailer and motion posters

Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One gets a new trailer and motion posters

When James Halliday, the OASIS' creator, dies and leaves behind a VR treasure hunt with very real consequences, Wade struggles to win the ultimate prize. Other references include the time travelling D...

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Woman posed as man online marries twice, held after dowry complaint

Woman posed as man online marries twice, held after dowry complaint

She said she had cut her hair to look like a man and used to drive a motorcycle and smoke cigarettes. "She became friends with a person named Kamini Sen through Facebook and married her in 2014, she...

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Woman's body discovered in Dublin home this evening

Woman's body discovered in Dublin home this evening

It's believed that the woman's death is being treated as suspicious. The name of the suspect was not released. Mr Curry said: "She was a lovely girl, a attractive girl". We had a feeling something w...

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Trump's Budget Chief Says Would Likely Vote Against Budget if in Congress

Trump's Budget Chief Says Would Likely Vote Against Budget if in Congress

Under Trump's 2019 budget plan, which is subject to congressional approval, the NSF's funding would drop to $5.3 billion from 2017's $7.5 billion enacted budget figure and 2018's $7.4 billion estimate...

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Duterte slammed over threat to shoot rebels in the genitals

Duterte slammed over threat to shoot rebels in the genitals

Duterte asked why even women join the insurgency and abandon their families. "We have been looked down by men, he is only making it worse", said Gabriela Northern Mindanao spokesperson Amalin Baroma o...

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EPA Chief Pruitt Flies First Class Because Coach Passengers Abuse Him

EPA Chief Pruitt Flies First Class Because Coach Passengers Abuse Him

Since taking office, Pruitt has surrounded himself with a 24/7 security detail , built a secret phone booth at the EPA's headquarters, and swept his office for surveillance bugs . Pruitt's other...

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Egypt forces have killed 38 militants in major operation

Egypt forces have killed 38 militants in major operation

The suspects were arrested during sweeping operations in central and North Sinai. Based on army statements, around 38 militants have been killed since the latest offensive to crush insurgents blamed...

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ATP to investigate Young claims against Harrison

ATP to investigate Young claims against Harrison

World No 43 Harrison beat World No 65 Young 6-3, 7-6 in his first round match during the tournament in Uniondale, New York. Young, 28, claimed after the match on Twitter that Harrison made a racial ...

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Zimbabwe's main opposition MDC names successor to Tsvangirai

Zimbabwe's main opposition MDC names successor to Tsvangirai

Tsvangirai, Zimbabwe's longtime opposition leader and former prime minister, died in a South African hospital at the age of 65. However, Khuphe is seen to not command the extent of support that Cham...

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Brown says he is suing CTV for

Brown says he is suing CTV for "travesty" sex assault story

She now says that she was of legal drinking age and out of high school. The latter - who accused Brown of sexual assault at a party following his annual Hockey Night in Barrie fundraiser in 2013 - w...

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Tangled fight in Syria poses new dangers to US

Tangled fight in Syria poses new dangers to US

Hezbollah, branded a " terrorist " organization by the United States , is a key ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and has fighters on the ground in the war-torn country supporting the regime. ...

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Seoul seeks lower military tension ahead of possible N Korea summit

Seoul seeks lower military tension ahead of possible N Korea summit

It secured a United Nations exemption to allow one blacklisted official to travel, and a waiver from USA sanctions to enable an Asiana Airlines plane to fly North, while granting one of its own for a ...

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Fired White House Officials Kick Up Chaos Amid Rob Porter Controversy

Fired White House Officials Kick Up Chaos Amid Rob Porter Controversy

Porter was Trump's staff secretary, which meant he handled the flow of paperwork to the president and had access to highly sensitive and classified material. The initial report in the Daily Mail inc...

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Florida Shooting: Student Jokes About A 'Round 2' of Attacks

Florida Shooting: Student Jokes About A 'Round 2' of Attacks

Spartanburg Co. Sheriff's Office sources say this photo circulating on Facebook is the Snapchat post that started the investigation. 'The district would like to comment the student who came forwar...

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The Spice Girls reportedly signed a contract to do a reunion tour

The Spice Girls reportedly signed a contract to do a reunion tour

The girls aren't going on tour'. It comes after The Sun reported how the band are planning to set up their own label to support new female talent. It was really, really, really lovely. "It was s...

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Record-breaking German pair soar to stunning victory

Record-breaking German pair soar to stunning victory

That gave them 235.90 points, catapulting them from fourth place to first and topping China's Sui Wenjing and Han Cong by less than half a point. Skating in front of a euphoric crowd, the pair were ...

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FBI Investigates YouTube Comment Possibly Linked To Florida Shooter

FBI Investigates YouTube Comment Possibly Linked To Florida Shooter

Federal Bureau of Investigation agents were reportedly warned about the alleged Florida high school shooter's plans months prior to the February 14 massacre, reports the New York Daily News . Rep...

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Round exit for Sharapova in Doha

Round exit for Sharapova in Doha

At the Australian Open she won two rounds before facing No. 21 seed Angie Kerber, prior to the match saying she looked forward to playing former Slam winners to gauge her level. Doha represents Hal...

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Democrats Want List Of WH Staff With Interim Security Clearances

Democrats Want List Of WH Staff With Interim Security Clearances

Still, they denied anything was wrong and argued in favor of Porter - until the photo made that impossible. "Peoples (sic) lives are being shattered and destroyed by a mere allegation", Donald Tr...

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GOP Gets Top Recruit To Run In Key North Dakota Senate Race

GOP Gets Top Recruit To Run In Key North Dakota Senate Race

But he said Friday he was "mildly reconsidering" his decision. Emineth announced his bid after Cramer said he was skipping the race. On Tuesday, former state Republican Party Chairman Gary Emineth...

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