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by | April 03, 2018 | 14:06

The new regulations come six weeks after former student Nikolas Cruz entered the school on Valentine's Day armed with an AR-15 rifle. With the nation watching, students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School tweeted on Monday what it was like to go about their days with mandated transparent backpacks.

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:52

The court declined to hear the families' appeal of a lower court's 2016 ruling throwing out the jury award that was secured in a lawsuit brought under the Anti-Terrorism Act, a law allowing American victims of worldwide terrorism to seek damages in USA courts.

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:40

England captain Joe Root. Two thumping victories over the Caribbean islanders and another innings triumph over England in Auckland were followed by a gutsy draw on Tuesday which secured them a first series win over the English in almost two decades.

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:08

It is understood that a 16-year-old and 17-year-old male have been injured. The 16-year-old victim was found with gun shot wounds while a 15-year-old suffered knife wounds in Markhouse Road. Statistics from the New York Police Department (NYPD) and Met Police reported in The Sunday Times highlight a narrowing murder rate between the two cities.

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:09

He said the helicopter attack happened during a religious ceremony, called Dastaar Bandi , to mark young men completing the memorisation of the Koran, the holy Muslim text. The Afghan Pajhwok news agency reported, citing a police spokesman, that eight Taliban militants were killed in the raid in the Badakhshan province that had been launched on Saturday.

by | April 03, 2018 | 12:56

And actually, it could even be more . The caravan initially had about 1,500 migrants, but Romero said some 300 have traveled ahead to scout out the route. Apparently, this type of commute is the preferred method of illegal aliens because it guarantees safety in numbers. The "Stations of the Cross" migrant caravans have been held in southern Mexico for about 10 years.

by | April 03, 2018 | 12:57

Despite worldwide objections, the US government also made a decision to impose a 25-percent tariff on steel imports and a 10-percent tariff on aluminum, with tariffs on imports from countries including China. The spokesperson said the United States should not take its own course but "come back to the right track of advocating win-win cooperation between the two countries".

by | April 03, 2018 | 12:49

As the impeachment procedure of the Chief Justice of India will be discussed in the Rajya Sabha, Amit Shah's presence is said to be important. The Karnataka assembly polls are largely seen as a contest between the BJP and the Congress and both parties are leaving nothing to chance.

by | April 03, 2018 | 09:45

Vehicles set on fire by a group of protesters during " Bharat Bandh " call given by Dalit organisations against the "alleged" dilution of Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribes Act, in Meerut on April 2, 2018. A student leader along with four other killed during the violence between the police and protesters. The apex court's order came after it found rampant misuse of the SC/ST Act against government servants.

by | April 03, 2018 | 09:11

That tops other risky behaviors like aggressive driving, drunk driving, and drivers using drugs. Josh Newman, D-Fullerton, will strengthen the state's highway safety laws by making distracted driving a moving violation and adding a point to the driver's record.

by | April 03, 2018 | 05:12

The officer in the vehicle tells protesters to stand away from the cars on the street. The statement also said the sheriff's vehicle, which was surrounded by protesters yelling and pounding on the auto, "sustained scratches, dents, and a shattered rear window".

by | April 03, 2018 | 04:36

Police found eight tires and wheels inside the auto and they believe two other people were victims of thefts. Suspects were coming out of the house when police arrived and a "frisk" check was done because a complainant said the suspects had guns, police said.

by | April 03, 2018 | 04:04

The San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed that ruling, saying the record did not support Kisela's perception that Hughes posed an immediate threat. Demonstrations in Sacramento related to the shooting have been taking place nearly daily. But the ruling had the potential to inflame pent-up anger over the frequency of United States police shootings of unarmed people.

by | April 03, 2018 | 03:51

A draft of the bill had specified a prison sentence of up to 10 years as punishment, but the government toned it down to six in the finalized version, as reported by Reuters . The UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of opinion and expression, David Kaye, had earlier on Monday urged the government not to rush the legislation through parliament.

by | April 03, 2018 | 03:16

When the officer started following, the driver, a Cleveland man, 36, pulled into a driveway that police knew was not his. Just hours later friends found the driver's body, 25-year-old Jayson Omambac, just metres from the crash after being flung from the auto.

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:54

In a Facebook post Sunday night , the Arkansas State Police confirmed an officer was shot on Sunday and taken to the hospital with serious injuries. She was treated and released from a Hot Springs hospital and is now in the Garland County Detention Center. Kittinger is now at the Garland County Detention Center.

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:42

Esty, a three-term Democrat from a prosperous district in north-west CT, had faced increasing pressure to step down after it was revealed by the Washington Post that she had kept a former top aide, John Baker, on staff after he made death threats to a former co-worker.

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:45

DMK Working President M K Stalin , after a meeting with Opposition parties, sought the support of all sections of society, including farmers and traders, for the bandh. Siva, MLA, staged a protest in front of the New Bus Stand, supporters of former Minister S.P. Sivakumar organised a demonstration near the Anna statue.

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:36

More than 350 pounds of potatoes were mashed and 85 hams cooked for Wausau Mine Company's 29th free Easter meal. Gary Sargin and his wife Lonnie have been volunteering at the dinner every Easter for the past eight years. We Care Meals provides both Christmas and Easter dinners, and according to Rathsack, in the 30-plus years of the organization's existence, a holiday has never been skipped.

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:19

President Trump announced on Twitter on the evening of Wednesday, March 28, that Shulkin was out as secretary of the VA. Ordinarily, Shulkin leaving office would mean that the Deputy Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs. He said he plans to appoint Jackson to replace him permanently and would tap Wilkie as acting VA secretary in the meantime. On Sunday, Shulkin, who had previously recommended Jackson to be VA undersecretary of health, repeatedly demurred when asked to fully ...