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by | March 03, 2018 | 04:43

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday went his furthest yet toward endorsing restrictions on gun sales, bucking Republican Party orthodoxy as he challenged lawmakers to go big on legislation he said would help prevent more school shootings .

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:42

District Attorney Joseph Early said Friday that no arrests have been made in the case. Investigators were treating the deaths as suspicious. "While we don't anticipate or believe there is a worry to the general public, erring on the side of caution, we will have personnel at the school tomorrow", Chief O'Donnell said.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:36

The policy envisioned low-yield nuclear weapons on submarine-launched ballistic missiles, that could counter similar Russian weapons. While the interactive portion of address began with graphs showing Russian birth rates and harvest totals in recent years, it was mainly used as a platform to show off Russia's latest weaponry , some of it capable of delivering a nuclear strike anywhere in the world.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:20

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made a decision to reduce the diplomatic presence in Havana at the end of September due to the inexplicable symptoms suffered by at least 24 intelligence officers, diplomats and their relatives, who reported falling ill after hearing unusual sounds and feeling vibrations.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:19

From Washington DC to New England, residents were pounded with freezing rain, snow and strong winds that caused nightmares for travelers. But the view was even worse from 4,000 feet, as one passenger jet pilot soon learned flying through the storm Friday morning.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:00

The US and its non-nuclear North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies continue their nuclear skill training as part of the so-called "nuclear sharing". Mr Lavrov repeated Russia's position on Wednesday, saying: "These initiatives we see on the part of the U.S.do not promote non-proliferation, they promote the deterioration of the full implementation of it (the treaty)".

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:59

The dead included three administration police officers (AP) and a national police reservist (NPR) while the injured were two regular police officers and a National Police Reservist. Attacks in Mandera County are common due to the town's geographical location, just a few kilometers from the porous Kenya-Somali border. Al Shabaab are fighting to topple Somalia's Western-backed central government and establish their own rule based on their strict interpretation of Islamic law.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:49

The Met Office has again urged caution for road users and those travelling as sub-zero temperatures as icy roads make conditions treacherous. Places in Wales at risk from the red warning covers Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Merhyr Tydfil, Monmouthshire, Newport, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Torfaen and the Vale of Glamorgan.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:20

The ANI report added that Baitha has been shifted to Patna Medical College from the Sri Krishna Medical College for treatment for injuries he suffered during the accident. BJP and Nitish Kumar must tell the people of Bihar how is that a leader of a party in power had access to liquor in a state where prohibition is in place.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:08

Pro-independence parties won a majority in elections that Rajoy called in Catalonia in December, and Puigdemont had campaigned to be re-instated as the region's leader . "We need a government, a government that takes charge of problems and governs the 7.5 million Catalans", said Miquel Iceta, the Socialist party's Catalan leader .

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:58

Early voting continues in the March primary and voters continue to take advantage of it. The March primary election is Tuesday, March 6th. Sherbet said voter turnout has been better than recent years and credits the county's growth. "With county judge being a contested race, county commissioners two and four, and our county court at law judge three, so those are some of the big races that this election will decide who's going to move on", she said.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:55

There were more than 150,000 customers without power in the D.C. area as of 4 a.m. Friday. A high wind warning will be in effect for Southern New Jersey between 10 a.m. Winds will be incredibly strong across the coast today, with sustained winds out of the northeast of 35-45mph, and gusts upwards of 60 miles per hour.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:53

The main Toys R Us parent company in the USA has filed for bankruptcy earlier in September 2017, leaving its United Kingdom arm at the mercy of its $20.8 million debt it owes in Value Added Tax, aside from its other obligations. Meanwhile, Maplin was affected by the slump in the pound after the Brexit vote and weak consumer confidence. Online trading at Toys R Us stopped at 10am on Wednesday, meaning no new online or click & collect orders can be made.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:39

Korea is not alone in its concerns about a possible trade war . The comments came after U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday that his administration will impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports as early as next week. Trump's decision to impose punishing tariffs on steel and aluminum imports has escalated tensions with China and other trading partners and raised the prospect of higher prices for American consumers and companies.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:34

Garden waste is hoped to be collected during the week commencing March 5, but as green waste freezes it may not be possible to empty these bins, the council added. There will be no recycling collections for the rest of this week and collections that were due earlier in the week or today will not be made either so residents should take their recycling container (s) back in.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:28

Puerto Rico estimates there are approximately 100,000 stray dogs. For months, over 3 million people were left in the dark without electricity after the Category 4 hurricane destroyed the island's power grid. OG&E says 50 trucks were loaded onto a barge and traveled the 1,900 miles to Puerto Rico where a group of crew members began working to restore power to the island on January 22.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:25

Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., on Wednesday in what could be a contentious primary campaign. "He's been the guy that tells us what we want to hear and always votes just the opposite, and it's time to change", said McDaniel. McDaniel said he supports President Trump, and urged supporters to send him to Washington to "help Trump drain the swamp". "We're not mad about it, we understand it".

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:13

The celebration marks what would have been the 114th birthday of Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss. He has a great way of hooking kids with the rhyming words, making the kids excited, adding interesting characters into the story.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:04

According to the semi-official ISNA news agency, Iranian interior ministry spokesman Seyyed Salman Samani said the female football fans were not arrested - but transferred to a "proper place" by police. "When Mr. Infantino was enjoying a football match in men-only stadium, Iranian female football fans were under arrest", the group said on Twitter.

by | March 03, 2018 | 01:28

Porter's two ex-wives accused President Donald Trump's former staff secretary of years of relentless verbal, emotional and physical domestic abuse - all of which Porter denied. "Kelly's explanation did not fully comport with CNN's reporting on the Porter scandal, however", CNN noted. Kelly said that after the Daily Mail contacted the White House at about 5 p.m.