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Rauner unveils plan on gun control and partial death penalty re-instatement

Rauner unveils plan on gun control and partial death penalty re-instatement He also called for an extended waiting period for any gun purchases, advocated for restraining orders to be used to "disarm risky individuals" and asked for judges and prosecutors to have to explain reduced charges in plea deals reached in gun cases. [Full Article...]

Former Democratic leader Harry Reid is being treated for pancreatic cancer

Former Democratic leader Harry Reid is being treated for pancreatic cancer Reid's family says he is in good spirits and resting with his family. Mr. Reid had been quietly letting people know over the past few days that he would be undergoing surgery, including former President Barack Obama. The former majority leader announced that he would retire after three decades in the Senate in early 2015. Reid, a former Democratic Senate leader , will receive chemotherapy in th... [Full Article...]

White House leakers leak about leaking

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway said Monday she expects personnel changes as a result of leaks within the White House staff. A second WH official remarked: "You have to realize that working here is kind of like being in a never-ending 'Mexican Standoff.' Everyone has guns (leaks) pointed at each other and it's only a matter of time before someone shoots". [Full Article...]

'Courageous and brave' Dame Tessa Jowell receives emotional Commons tributes

'Courageous and brave' Dame Tessa Jowell receives emotional Commons tributes The family says that "in addition to chemotherapy and radiotherapy, in recent months doctors tried innovative new treatments which Tessa gladly embraced, but sadly the tumor recently progressed very quickly". "She was greatly loved by colleagues in all parts of the House". He added: "There was no-one like Tessa and no-one better". The way that she was until the last moment was just so courageous a... [Full Article...]

Parents charged after 10 children "rescued from disgusting living conditions"

Parents charged after 10 children Ten children were rescued and their parents arrested after Fairfield police found the children living in "squalor and unsafe conditions". The mother, Ina Rogers, 30, of Fairfield, was arrested and booked in the Solano County jail on suspicion of child neglect, and the 10 children were placed in the protective custody of Solano County Child Welfare Services, police said. [Full Article...]

Deputy Finds Missing Baby Naked, Alone In Woods; Father Arrested

Deputy Finds Missing Baby Naked, Alone In Woods; Father Arrested Blouin, 25, and 18-year-old mother were staying in a vehicle on forest land. One-year-old Bradley Thomas was found by police, and his father subsequently arrested after being accused of leaving the boy on his own while he went to search for the child's mother, The Oregonian reported. [Full Article...]

13 arrested in Poor People's Campaign protest against outside Pa. Capitol

13 arrested in Poor People's Campaign protest against outside Pa. Capitol It's part of the "Indiana's Poor People Campaign", a localized version of the "National Poor People's Campaign". Fifty years ago, Martin Luther King Jr. Cavey said organizers contacted police for a demonstration permit last week and explained civil disobedience would be part of the rally, specifically asking what would need to happen for demonstrators to get arrested. [Full Article...]

What Trump's Iran decision means for oil and gas prices

What Trump's Iran decision means for oil and gas prices It will particularly Iran's Hardliners who were against entering any sort of agreement with the US. This gave Iran's economy relief, and it could once again trade with the world and get investments, and its famed petroleum and gas production was back in business. [Full Article...]

Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas condemns Israeli 'massacres' after Gaza violence

Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas condemns Israeli 'massacres' after Gaza violence The White House on Monday said Hamas is exclusively to blame for the deaths of Palestinians at the hands of Israeli forces, amid demonstrations in Gaza against the new U.S. Tens of thousands of Palestinians gathered along the Gaza security fence along the border. "In a long overdue move, we have moved our embassy to Jerusalem ". [Full Article...]

President Trump To Visit Melania After Emergency Surgery

President Trump To Visit Melania After Emergency Surgery In a statement , she said Trump underwent an embolization procedure on Monday morning to treat a benign kidney condition. This is a developing story . Nancy Reagan had a mastectomy in October 1987 and Rosalynn Carter underwent surgery to remove a benign lump from her breast in April 1977. The first lady lived full time in NY during the administration's opening months so Barron would no... [Full Article...]

Green Beret waterboards himself in support of Trump's Central Intelligence Agency pick Gina Haspel

Green Beret waterboards himself in support of Trump's Central Intelligence Agency pick Gina Haspel Cheney, who mentioned he is "not a kind of folks that calls it torture", added: "I supported it wholeheartedly, I nonetheless do to at the present time". Not to mention the fact that such an experiment is completely absent of terror and uncertainty. Yes, but why? If it's all about the enhanced interrogation program? "Waterboarding was applied actually to only three individuals - one of those w... [Full Article...]

USA diplomat involved in Islamabad accident leaves Pakistan: diplomatic sources

USA diplomat involved in Islamabad accident leaves Pakistan: diplomatic sources Later on, the USA embassy confirmed the development that Col Joseph has left Pakistan. As a result, two riders of the bike suffered injuries and one of them, 22-year-old Ateeq Baig, later died. The court on Friday has said that the embassy official did not have complete immunity, and had sought a reply from the Interior Ministry to place him on the Exit Control List (ECL). [Full Article...]

Mahira Khan looks effortlessly handsome at Cannes

Mahira Khan looks effortlessly handsome at Cannes Mahira Khan has finally made her much awaited debut at the Cannes Film Festival 2018 and we must admit her style game is on point. This is how she turned heads in the French Riviera earlier . She paired the outfit with Christian Louboutin pumps. Mahira Khan - Soaking up the sun and how! She teamed it with statement earrings from Zohra Rahman. [Full Article...]

U.S. hopes North Korea will become close partner, Pompeo says

U.S. hopes North Korea will become close partner, Pompeo says Referring to his meeting Wednesday with Kim in Pyongyang, Pompeo said he referred to the possibility that the United States would assure Kim of his regime's security in exchange for full denuclearization. Despite what is likely to be a prolonged and contentious fallout now between the U.S. and key allies over Trump's withdrawal from the JCPOA accord and re-imposition of sanctions on Iran, all the ... [Full Article...]

Chinese 70-year-old double amputee climber scales Qomolangma

Chinese 70-year-old double amputee climber scales Qomolangma The previous record for the fastest ascent of the seven summits was set past year by Polish climber Janusz Kochanski, who did it in 126 days. As a result, he needed to have his feet amputated. The authorities said the new rules were a safety measure but they were struck down by the courts earlier this year as discriminatory. "The Chinese double amputee scaled the summit at 8:40 a.m. [Full Article...]

Nanny who murdered UWS children faces life imprisonment

Nanny who murdered UWS children faces life imprisonment Yoselyn Ortega was sentenced to life in prison on two counts of first-degree murder and consecutive sentences of 25 years each on two counts of second-degree murder for fatally stabbing 6-year-old Lucia and 2-year-old Leo in their home on October 25, 2012. [Full Article...]

National Basketball Association coaching rumors: Raptors, Bucks zero in on same top candidate

National Basketball Association coaching rumors: Raptors, Bucks zero in on same top candidate The Journal Sentinel's Matt Velazquez also reports the Bucks-Budenholzer conversation will continue on Tuesday, with ownership in the room. Budenholzer and the Atlanta Hawks parted ways this offseason. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference. Regardless, both the Bucks and Raptors will have discussions with Budenholzer this week, and the National Basketball Association world will likely see him le... [Full Article...]

Deadline to register to vote in Virginia primaries is May 21

Deadline to register to vote in Virginia primaries is May 21 In the 74th District, Dan Williams, Frank Pryor and Josh Maxwell are running in the Democratic Primary. More than 20 have at least one primary next month. A party's endorsement also allows a candidate to appear in the same "line", the first line in a primary, on a voting machine, which makes it easy for a loyal Democrat or Republican to vote for all the candidates who got the party's seal of appro... [Full Article...]

Mother's Day Hero Shoots Gunman Who Attempted Robbery Outside School

Mother's Day Hero Shoots Gunman Who Attempted Robbery Outside School The driver of the auto she had taken cover behind drove off as she completed her fearless actions by kicking the robber's gun to one side, coming close to knocking her over as she stopped down to recover the revolver. On Sunday Sastre was thanked for her heroics with a bouquet of orchids. The officer, who had gone to the event with her seven-year-old daughter, told colleagues: "I didn't know if ... [Full Article...]

Oil prices moderate after initial Iranian response

Oil prices moderate after initial Iranian response The United States will likely re-impose sanctions against Iran after 180 days, unless some other agreement is reached. And firms would not be able to generate new business. It has already delivered two A330-200s and one A321 to Iran. Oil prices jumped nearly 3.5 per cent this week as U.S. plans to impose fresh sanctions on Iran, the world's fifth biggest producer, fuelled fears of a further sque... [Full Article...]


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