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by | February 22, 2018 | 10:19

One of the reasons - in fact, the primary reason - is Trudeau's less-than-ambiguous stand on the Sikh separatist movement. CBC News had reported late Wednesday that Atwal attended a prime ministerial event with the Indian film industry in Mumbai, where he posed for photographs with Trudeau's wife, Sophie Gregoire Trudeau, and Infrastructure Minister Amarjeet Sohi.

by | February 22, 2018 | 10:17

Samuel Zeif made the emotional plea during a questioning and listening session at the White House Wednesday, saying: 'I lost a best friend...practically a brother. I don't know how I'm ever going to set foot on that place again, or go to a public park after school, or be walking anywhere. "Whether we are Republican or Democrat, we must now focus on strengthening Background Checks!" "How have we not stopped this after Columbine?" "If he had a firearm, he wouldn't have had to run, he ...

by | February 22, 2018 | 10:04

Donald Trump has made his first move towards tightening regulations on guns after the Florida school shooting , announcing that he has directed the Justice Department to ban so-called " bump stocks " - which are accessories meant to replicate the function of fully automatic weapons on semiautomatic weapons.

by | February 22, 2018 | 10:00

John Cornyn, a Texas Republican , about a bipartisan bill created to strengthen the Federal Bureau of Investigation database of prohibited gun buyers. Principal Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah said in a statement that Trump spoke with Sen. Trump made the announcement at a Medal of Valor ceremony at the White House for firefighters and police officers - some of whom had intervened in shooting incidents.

by | February 22, 2018 | 09:55

President Donald Trump called on Attorney General Jeff Sessions Wednesday to open an investigation into the Obama administration's handling of Russian meddling in the 2016 election. Sanders, speaking to reporters Tuesday in her first briefing since the shooting, said the President wasn't saying "necessarily" that the Russian Federation investigation was responsible for the FBI missing the signs on the Florida shooter.

by | February 22, 2018 | 09:52

If I believed that the passing of that law would prevent this, I would support it, but it does not, ' the senator continued. Rubio, voicing some new opinions about gun control, bucked the NRA , President Donald Trump and even some Republicans in the Florida legislature on Wednesday night during a CNN Townhall in which he was the only Republican elected official in a room of Democrats, including Sen.

by | February 22, 2018 | 09:50

Sanders later echoed some recent Trump tweets , claiming Trump has been tougher on Russian Federation than former President Barack Obama ever was. President Trump called out Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the entire Department of Justice (DOJ) for failing to investigate Obama and his administration role in the Russian election meddling scandal via Twitter, The Hill reports .

by | February 22, 2018 | 09:45

The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch and flood warning for residents in northeastern IL, including McHenry County. As of about 4 p.m. The department also warned the discharge can cause a rise in bacteria in the river water for several days after the discharge ends. These waves have the potential to produce persistent and very heavy rain.

by | February 22, 2018 | 09:36

Jindal was the Punjab National Bank Branch head at PNB Brady House in Mumbai during August 2009 to May 2011.During Jindal's tenure at PNB Brady House branch, the Letter of Undertakings (Soul) were sanctioned. Among those that offered credit to Choksi and Modi, famous for his chain of stores stretching from NY to Beijing, were the Union Bank of India, Allahabad Bank and Axis Bank, the tax note said.

by | February 22, 2018 | 07:14

The White House is also saying age restrictions are on the table for the most popular semi-automatic rifle in the country. Meanwhile in Washington at a White House ceremony honoring the bravery of public safety officers, President Trump directed US Attorney General Jeff Sessions to ban bump stocks - devices used in the Las Vegas shooting rampage.

by | February 22, 2018 | 07:03

The US mission in the capital of Montenegro has urged people to avoid the area amid unconfirmed reports of a grenade attack in the vicinity of the diplomatic premises. One person was confirmed to be dead in the incident. The police blocked Revolution Boulevard where the country's National Security Agency and the United States embassy are located.

by | February 22, 2018 | 06:50

He did not release details on the alleged incidents, but said more charges could be coming. "We hope we can find Lucas and he is alive", Seiler said. The child's great-grandmother Jeannie Houchin on Wednesday told the Eagle that Lucas once told her his stepmother kicked him and dragged him across the room.

by | February 22, 2018 | 06:32

This was above the national average, which was 22.8 percent. "In the class of 2017, 20.5 percent of students took an AP exam compared to 20.3 percent of in the class of 2016". The percentage of Virginia public school graduates earning a three or higher on AP exams has risen by almost seven points over the past decade. Two school divisions in Virginia - Loudoun County and Radford - were named to the College Board's AP honor roll for increasing their percentage of students who got qualifying ...

by | February 22, 2018 | 06:08

Commenting on Pence's meeting with North Korean defectors and a visit to Cheonan Memorial Hall, the paper said the vice president had "slandered away at the North's highly esteemed state system with unspeakable insults" and "instigated anti-DPRK controversy among the South Korean conservatives".

by | February 22, 2018 | 06:00

Three Canadians and two Americans were injured, local Civil Defence director Juan Medina Sosa confirmed tonight. "The report we're receiving is that there are individuals wounded by splinters", Cristina Torres, municipal president, told Mexican newspaper El Universal .

by | February 22, 2018 | 05:51

Trump has recently tried to shift the blame for election meddling - which he had once decried as "fake news" - onto Obama, arguing it occurred on his watch. "Last week there was an incident that will be reported in the coming days". Trump has yet to impose sanctions overwhelmingly passed by Congress past year and missed deadlines to identify which Russian individuals and entities would be on the sanctions list.

by | February 22, 2018 | 05:33

Carlos Curbelo, a Republican from Florida, said on ABC's "This Week". "I want everyone to remember we're just kids", he said, adding that before the shooting, he was thinking of taking a math test. Students at other schools in Florida and across the United States have held rallies to show support. "We have to make sure we get the middle ground".

by | February 22, 2018 | 05:28

Among the passengers were seven Army personnel and 5 Air Force personnel. It was reported that the condition of two military personnel is serious. There were frequent bomb explosions on public transportation during the country's long civil war , but Atapattu said there was no evidence of terrorist involvement.

by | February 22, 2018 | 05:32

Trump wants Jeff Sessions to investigate Obama - however, he didn't care to spell his top prosecutor's name correctly when demanding this on Twitter . It's also very clear that it didn't have an impact on the election. The Obama administration did take some actions toward Russian Federation before the election, but its most significant retaliatory measure came after Trump's victory.

by | February 22, 2018 | 05:24

As of 1 p.m., it was 59 degrees. Numerous Flood Warnings remain in place across Mid-Michigan. Sandbags were being made available, but no flooding of homes was reported by the Fort Wayne Fire Department, Deputy Chief Adam O'Connor said.

by | February 22, 2018 | 04:44

But even if there are now no preconditions for talks, the Trump administration still insists that North Korea will not be rewarded for just opening a dialogue. "As we've said from day one about the trip: this administration will stand in the way of Kim's desire to whitewash their murderous regime with nice photo ops at the Olympics ", Ayers said.

by | February 22, 2018 | 04:38

Tim Murphy. As New York Magazine noted , U.S. Rep. Ryan Costello joined the fray this week after the new map, unveiled on Monday, brought traditionally Democratic areas such as Reading and its suburbs into the Chester County Republican's district.

by | February 22, 2018 | 04:08

Liene Gātere, head of the transparency organization " Delna ", in an interview with LTV's "Rīta Panorāma" ahead of the release of the results said Latvia was "lagging behind our goals", - though it should be noted the index records the perception of corruption rather than the actual level of corruption which, for obvious reasons, is very hard to establish with any degree of precision.

by | February 22, 2018 | 03:42

The end result would not be what Vonn had hoped, with her 1:39.69 time placing.47 seconds behind Italy's Sofia Goggia and.38 seconds behind Norway's Ragnhild Mowinckel. "I'm so proud to have competed with such wonderful girls". With this being the close of her downhill career, Knight believes that the sheer gravity of the race took its toll mentally for the Olympian.

by | February 22, 2018 | 03:39

However, interprovincial buses in Peru frequently pick-up and drop-off passengers en route, resulting in discrepancies in the original passenger list. Air Force helicopters are helping rescue survivors. "My condolences to the relatives of the victims of the transit accident in Arequipa ", President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski wrote on Twitter.