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by | November 26, 2017 | 20:52

More than 203,000 background checks were requested for gun purchases on Friday. Gun checks, required for purchases at federally licensed firearm dealers, are not a measure of actual gun sales. A customer sights a shotgun at a gun shop on November 5, 2016, in Merrimack, New Hampshire. The problem has also caught the attention Republican and Democratic lawmakers, who joined forces on legislation that aims to strengthen the database by ensuring federal agencies and states accurately report ...

by | November 26, 2017 | 20:38

But Ghassemi denied that Iran has "any military connection with Yemen", although Tehran says it supports the Huthis politically and regularly denounces Saudi Arabia for allegedly bombing civilians. Saudi Arabia and its allies closed air, land and sea access to the Arabian Peninsula country on November 6, to stop what it calls a flow of arms to the Houthis from Iran.

by | November 26, 2017 | 20:19

Fianna Fail was in a confidence and supply deal with the leading Fine Gail and has supported the minority government since the general elections held in February 2016 did not give any political party a majority to form a government. The crisis comes weeks ahead of a European Union summit in which the Irish government has an effective veto on whether Britain's talks on leaving the bloc progress as it determines if EU concerns about the future of the Irish border have been met.

by | November 26, 2017 | 19:47

I long for a new morning in America - along with a majority of US citizenry. Trump wrote in one tweet . "I endorsed Luther Strange in the Alabama Primary", the president tweeted. "I've looked at his record - it's awful on crime". It's bad on the border. Lindsey Graham said that Trump is " definitely trying to throw a lifeline to Roy Moore ".

by | November 26, 2017 | 19:39

Bush did in eight years in office. Many held homemade signs, with at least one reading "Don the Con Man". As CNN reports, neither Donald Trump nor his tightly-wrangled White House regularly confirms whether or not Trump is actually golfing when he visits golf clubs.

by | November 26, 2017 | 18:59

Just because someone was accused, was it one accusation, was it two? Pelosi deflected and called him an "icon". But members of Congress have said that the "due process" system is outdated and biased toward insulating the lawmaker from suffering penalties for misbehavior.

by | November 26, 2017 | 17:52

The Supreme Court of Appeal then increased the sentence last Friday to 15 years, but deducted the time that Pistorius has already served whether in prison or under house arrest. He remains, she said, "a good candidate" for rehabilitation. It remains to be seen if Friday's decision by South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal will mean the end of Pistorius's legal saga.

by | November 26, 2017 | 17:49

He said: "He was taken to the Hospital Del Sur in Tenerife and is suffering from a broken bone in his lower body". Authorities later confirmed a second British man, aged 57, had suffered a head injury but his condition was not considered serious.

by | November 26, 2017 | 17:47

Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) has risen 11.92% since November 24, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 28.95% the S&P500. Caterpillar Inc . Clearbridge Investments LLC raised its holdings in shares of Caterpillar by 0.3% in the first quarter. Caterpillar Inc . on 9/29/2017 reported its EPS as $0.83 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.66.

by | November 26, 2017 | 17:13

Unmindful of the relentless attacks from Democrats and sections of the liberal media over his "cosy" relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin, US President Donald Trump held an extended telephone conversation with him on Tuesday, and went on to describe it later as "a great call".

by | November 26, 2017 | 16:50

As the Associated Press reported , the Pakistani government deployed army troops on Saturday to help restore peace after police and a group that's been involved in a sit-in near Islamabad have clashed. "Under the Electronic Media Code of Conduct 2015, live coverage of any security operation is prohibited", said a statement issued by PEMRA. In first of its kind move, Government of Pakistan had yesterday chose to block Facebook, Twitter , DailyMotion and YouTube to block access to ...

by | November 26, 2017 | 16:19

After regaining full consciousness, he told doctors he loves girl groups and likes American dramas and movies such as 'CSI'. Footage showed his former comrades opening fire on him as he raced on foot over the line that divides the two countries, after driving a military jeep to the JSA.

by | November 26, 2017 | 15:55

Last month, Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei said in a gathering of new Army officers that vigorous efforts to boost Iran's power is a non-negotiable issue, warning that the enemies attempt to counter Iran's national might because they see this as a nuisance.

by | November 26, 2017 | 15:40

Israel's Health Minister who heads a powerful ultra-Orthodox political party in Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition resigned on Sunday after the country's railways carried out maintenance work on the Sabbath, when all labor is strictly prohibited by Jewish law .

by | November 26, 2017 | 14:03

Venables is now on suicide watch in a prison's sex offenders' wing following his arrest last week. After hearing about Venables' recall, James's mother Denise Fergus tweeted: "Here we go again". His body was found two days later on a freight railway line. The furious father slammed a decision to spend £5million on rehabilitation and protecting Venables' true identity and his co-killer's, Robert Thompson.

by | November 26, 2017 | 12:39

At around 10pm yesterday West Yorkshire Police were called to Stonegate Road in Meanwood to deal with the incident reportedly involving a Renault Clio. 2 males aged 15 have been arrested on suspicion of causing death by unsafe driving and remain in police custody. Road now closed in both directions between Stainbeck Lane and Stainbeck Avenue.

by | November 26, 2017 | 11:32

Kenney was reading from prepared remarks, reaching a point where he noted that on Monday the president had told Haitians to get out, then appeared to depart from the text, saying, "He should get out, actually". On Monday, almost 60,000 Haitians were notified they must leave the U.S.by July 2019. This will apply to nearly 60,000 Haitians now in the United States.

by | November 26, 2017 | 11:01

Parker's camp also suggested the 28-year-old Joshua - the unbeaten IBF and WBA champion - has a glass jaw, in stark contrast to their own fighter. "He is tall and I think he's a bit of a nut-job to be honest with you", said Joshua in an interview at Jumeirah Al Naseem in Dubai.

by | November 26, 2017 | 10:44

The ubiquitous tea has once again become a political issue because Yuva Desh - the mouthpiece of the Youth Congress - made a decision to poke fun at Prime Minister Narendra Modi through a meme where world leaders are seen asking him to go back to selling tea.

by | November 26, 2017 | 10:27

It has outperformed by 0.30% the S&P500. ANTM's SI was 6.61M shares in November as released by FINRA. Its down 7.88% from 903,200 shares previously. With 2.00M avg volume, 3 days are for Anthem Incorporated (NYSE:ANTM)'s short sellers to cover ANTM's short positions.