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by | February 23, 2018 | 15:09

Alina Zagitova beat out fellow Olympic Athletes of Russian Federation competitor Evgenia Medvedeva by just 1.31 points for the gold medal in ladies' figure skating . The Russians have one gold, five silver and eight bronze medals at the Pyeongchang Games as of Friday, putting them behind Belarus and Italy on gold medals (the key measure used in Russia), and behind France on total medals.

by | February 23, 2018 | 14:57

So Hogg - who, again, just recently survived a mass shooting - went on CNN to refute the claims publicly. David Hogg , the student, addressed the conspiracy theories on CNN's "AC360" on Tuesday, saying "I'm not a crisis actor ".

by | February 23, 2018 | 14:54

People kill people. They forget that guns make it a lot easier to kill people and certainly the assault weapons, which kill people at a large scale. One of the steps in this extensive process is visiting a mental-health professional who evaluates whether or not you are fit to be in possession of such a risky weapon.

by | February 23, 2018 | 14:14

The walkout included remarks from students, a moment of silence and was created to be 17 minutes long, one minute for each victim in Florida's shooting. Gardner and Duffy spoke first, and then listened as several other students shared their thoughts. The event is being organized and led by students.

by | February 23, 2018 | 13:41

Postal Inspectors and the FBI were added to help Dallas Police investigate the case. "With this arrest, we take a crucial step towards ensuring that the person allegedly responsible for this senseless murder is brought to justice", Cox wrote in her statement.

by | February 23, 2018 | 13:37

But I am saying that you love the ratings. "We have resources available at anyone's disposal if they want to reinforce their schools, but I'll say it again loud and clear: We're parents too". Rubio was the lone Republican at the nationally broadcast gathering after Florida's GOP Gov. Rick Scott and President Trump declined invitations to appear at the event in Sunrise, Fla .

by | February 23, 2018 | 13:28

But she has always been viewed in France as a possible future leader of the National Front, and the fact that she was a keynote speaker at a conference that both Trump and U.S. She also claimed that after 40 years of mass immigration, Islamist lobbies and political correctness, France was in the process of going "from the eldest daughter of the Catholic Church to the little niece of Islam".

by | February 23, 2018 | 13:21

As the Labour leader accused the Foreign Secretary of "briefing" that the EU's working time directive will be "scrapped", Boris Johnson appeared to mouth the word "b*******". it's on the road to nowhere". 'It doesn't mean that you're not a patriot, it doesn't mean that you don't do your job as a politician and stand up for this country, but equally of course you meet diplomats from every country around the world'.

by | February 23, 2018 | 13:14

Even though Isner has reached the semifinals three times in Delray Beach, he's never really played his best tennis there compared to other tournaments in the United States. . "I think he was just sharp". Isner noted after his win yesterday that the lack of match play made it tough for him to get his footwork going, but winning real matches would help.

by | February 23, 2018 | 13:11

Three countries - China, Saudi Arabia and Turkey - joined hands in a concerted bid to block a US-led move to place Pakistan on an global terror-financing watch list on Tuesday, but Washington was reported to be engaged in behind-the-scenes efforts to have its way in a fresh vote on Thursday.

by | February 23, 2018 | 13:12

Ivanka Trump, who serves as a senior adviser to the president, will lead the US delegation to Sunday's closing ceremony, and according to an airline official, boarded a Korean Air flight to Seoul earlier in the day. Ivanka Trump arrived at Incheon International Airport outside Seoul on Friday afternoon, leading the U.S. delegation. "For Ivanka Trump to unnecessarily plunge herself into a position of starting to make policy on an issue like North Korea would be a bad idea and only increase ...

by | February 23, 2018 | 12:46

One of Australia's leading academic experts on strategy and security in South Asia and the Indian Ocean region and others have said that ongoing political crisis in The Maldives could provoke an even larger crisis in the immediate future, possibly resulting in the involvement of both India and China.

by | February 23, 2018 | 12:35

According to one report I saw recently, Trump said aloud to the room while McMaster was briefing something to the effect of "Look how serious he is!" Folks in our area also know General McMaster from his stint as the commander of Fort Benning.

by | February 23, 2018 | 12:26

That was the moment I made a decision to quit Congress. Pawar, however, praised Congress president Rahul Gandhi for his willingness to learn, travel and interact with the people. As a prime minister from Gujarat, he will know Kutch, Surat, Ahmedabad and so on, but may not know the interiors of Kerala or the northeast", Pawar said.

by | February 23, 2018 | 11:05

Meanwhile, FBI Director Christopher Wray said he's still gathering information and remains committed to finding out what happened. On Tuesday, Trump referred to the shooting last week as an "evil massacre" and said his administration is "working very hard to make sense of these events".

by | February 23, 2018 | 10:47

The President said he supports measures related to gun restrictions and mental health and reiterated his call to arm some teachers as a way to prevent school shootings. CNN hosted a nationally televised Town Hall meeting Wednesday with participants from Stoneman Douglas School, South Florida lawmakers and a spokesperson from the Nation Rifle Association.

by | February 23, 2018 | 10:39

Ivanka Trump will dine with Moon at the Blue House on Friday night and she has no plans to meet North Korean officials, a senior USA administration official said. Washington has sought to project resolve in the face of a growing threat from the North - which has tested intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the United States mainland and in 2017 carried out its most powerful nuclear blast to date.

by | February 23, 2018 | 10:31

A senior official at the United Nations children's agency UNICEF said Thursday he resigned after allegations of inappropriate behavior during an earlier stint at Save The Children because of "the danger" of damaging both organizations. "We are discussing this matter with Mr. Forsyth and his former employer so we can take appropriate action". "I can't let this happen". Executive Director Anthony Lake (3rd L) stands with Justin Forsyth (L) - the chief executive of Save the Children - as ...

by | February 23, 2018 | 10:09

The superintendent of the Needville Independent School District , about 40 miles southwest of Houston, Curtis Rhodes posted the message on Facebook this week. on Valentine's Day, leaving 17 people dead. Students in Florida are now working on the " March for our Lives " which is scheduled for March 24 in Washington, D.C.

by | February 23, 2018 | 10:01

Wolf, who recently inked a deal with Netflix for a weekly show, is a former contributor and writer for Comedy Central's " The Daily Show ". Talev said the dinner "honors the First Amendment and strong, independent journalism", noting that she feels Wolf has embraced these values.