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by | October 10, 2017 | 17:32

The argument for the legality of bump fire stocks was that the rifle itself remains semi-automatic. He continued, "The Commander-in-Chief surrounded by his generals teases that it is the calm before the storm ". Trump wrote in his first tweet Saturday afternoon. Senator Bob Corker, an influential Republican from Tennessee, had credited the president's top advisors, including Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly ...

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:09

Meanwhile, the regional president of Catalonia , Carles Puigdemont , announced he would appear in the regional parliament on Tuesday to explain the political situation. Plus, if an independent Catalonia later applied to get into the European Union, all member states , including Spain, would have to approve. And if Catalonia became an independent state, it would not automatically be a World Trade Organization member, so would likely face stiff trade barriers that would hurt its economy.

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:26

Nate was the first hurricane to make landfall in MS since Katrina devastated the state's coastal region in 2005. Nate follows hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, which have devastated areas of the Caribbean and southern US. Power outages reached more than 100,000 for these states, a DOE report stated, and a combined 60,000 homes were still without power as of Sunday night.

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:50

Mattis hopes the freedom will encourage military officials to openly push for the Pentagon's $700 billion defense budget pending congressional approval, White said, according to the news site. Mattis presented the preparations to attack North Korea as necessary because of "continued provocations" by Pyongyang, despite North Korea not having said much of anything in recent weeks, other than being concerned that Trump has declared war during the many, many times he's talked about destroying ...

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:25

She replaces conservative commentator Jedediah Bila , who exited " The View " last month. Elisabeth Hasselbeck also once filled the role that McCain is taking on. 10/9/17 Today, live on " The View ", Meghan McCain was welcomed to the Hot Topics table as the newest co-host of ABC's award-winning talk show.

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:23

But Low has warned that Mustafi will likely be taking a "longer break" after appearing to tear a thigh muscle. "With Mustafi it seems that it is some muscle tear or some muscle fibre tear", Loew told reporters . Indeed, a flood of goals ensued after the restart, with Sandro Wagner, Antonio Rudiger and Goreztka (again) all finding the net before Emre Can capped of the rout with a trademark 25-yard missile...

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:30

On Saturday morning, the agents were seen loading the items onto dollies and into the back of a white truck. Danley flew Tuesday to Los Angeles from the Philippines and has been cooperating with authorities, Rouse said. He requested an upper-floor room overlooking the festival, stockpiled 23 guns, a dozen of them modified to fire continuously like an automatic weapon, and set up cameras inside and outside his room to watch for approaching officers.

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:18

The Modi government has come to his defence with Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal rebutting the charges against Jay Shah . Meanwhile, a senior Chhattisgarh minister refuted the charges and dubbed it as "entirely false" and "politically motivated".

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:17

Paddock, who committed suicide, callously killed almost 60 and injured 500 more. "I think we need to recognize the position that these officers hold", Hickey told the Daily Beast Wednesday. " We would not have engaged this individual in the time lapse we did without [the security guard's] assistance", Las Vegas Sheriff Joseph Lombardo told the news outlet.

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:16

The 9-million-kronor prize was awarded to the academic for his "understanding the psychology of economics ", Swedish Academy of Sciences secretary Goeran Hansson said yesterday. Many governments, including those of the United Kingdom and the United States, have funded teams of behavioral economists, called nudge units, to develop ways to nudge people to, say, apply for government benefits or comply with tax laws.

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:40

Abbas and Hamas chief Ismail Haniya will not attend the talks, which will be held behind closed doors. "This morning, security forces arrested Nour Issa, 27, who is a leader of the deviant thought movement and is from Bureij Camp in central Gaza , along with others", the source said, using a phrase Hamas officials routinely use to refer to militants, including ISIS.

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:20

But as talks with Mr Peters so far have been "constructive and civilised", Mr English said he's still confident of keeping his job as Prime Minister. But Mr English's main challenger, Labour's Jacinda Ardern , could still form government.

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:25

Mr. Melchert was the first to find and help her after she escaped but he chose to give her and her family the reward money. People, like Melcher, who say things like, "What a retirement present, to hand over some money to people who really need it".

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:20

He's planning on selling his current truck and donating the money to the victims of the massacre . Beus said he doesn't care if Winston keeps the truck, gives the vehicle away or sells it. "I saw a field with a bunch of white trucks". "First one we tried opening had keys sitting right there. There was far too many casualties for anyone to handle".

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:18

A police spokesperson said a report would be prepared for the Coroner, in relation to the woman's death, believed to have occurred between 4-6am on Monday. "Potentially by then there may or may not be further charges I gather", magistrate Daniel Reiss said. "She was really cold". Without the blinds, office workers would have had a clear view of the tense scenes unfolding on the awning.

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:09

The decision came as the result of a 16-month diplomatic effort to make progress with Sudan in those areas. "Switzerland is calling for a rapid and unconditional release of the abducted person". "The Government of Sudan's actions during the last nine months show that it is serious about cooperating with the United States and has taken significant steps to stop conflict and improve humanitarian access within Sudan, and to promote regional stability", the State Department said.

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:30

After a while, one of the People's Liberation Army personnel very politely said " Namaste means nice to meet you". However, recent reports say that only India withdrew its troops while a large number of Chinese soldiers are still present in Doklam and also constructing a road.

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:04

Yousafzai became the youngest-ever Nobel laureate in 2014, when she was recognised for her advocacy of the right of all children to education. She tweeted a picture of three books and captioned it thus, "5 years ago, I was shot in an attempt to stop me from speaking out for girls' education".

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:48

The construction will start once it gets the approval of National Green Tribunal (NGT). The government's slideshow put the height of the statute at 100 meters but the Indian Express report also qualified this aspect saying that some officials claimed that the dimensions of the statue hadn't been finalised as yet.

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:40

Later, the State Department said Tillerson never used "that type of language". Trump has at times appeared to undercut Tillerson's message on some of America's most sensitive national security challenges, including Iran and North Korea.

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:16

The Delhi Assembly on Monday stepped up its protest against the Metro fare hike by passing a resolution against the plan, set to be implemented from Tuesday. The minister has also turned down the proposal to share Rs 1,500 crore as annual assistance by Centre to meet the losses. The ABVP has, for the second time in a month, taken a stand against the Centre.

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:26

Russian aircraft have been based at the Khmeimim Airbase in Latakia province since September 2015, when Moscow launched its operation to battle Islamic State (IS, formerly ISILISIL) terrorists in Syria. Russian Federation began a campaign of air strikes in support of Assad's government in September 2015 and has also stepped up its military presence on the ground in the Middle Eastern country.

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:05

Any decision that we take-Air India or otherwise-we have to have a story because we can't be operating with 15 aircraft or 20 aircraft. Last month the government invited bids to appoint financial and legal advisors for the sale process. Tata as Tata Airlines. Telecom tower company American Tower Corporation ( AMT ) has said it expects to be paid full amount for the remaining over six years of its lease with Tata Teleservices ( TTSL ) in case Tata group company decides to fold its ...

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:06

The terror group, which over the last few months has been driven out of its strongholds in Iraq and Syria by US and Russian coalitions, also claimed Paddock had converted to Islam several months ago, according to CBS News. She wrote: "ISIS has rarely claimed attacks that were not by either their members or sympathisers". Detectives investigating the 64-year-old shooter have so far drawn a blank on what caused him to open fire on the Route 91 harvest country music festival.

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:55

Due to the nature of the crimes, it is not known if the victim in that case was Sheykhet. He was arrested September 26 and charged with criminal trespass for breaking into her apartment. Darby's attorney in both cases tells the Tribune-Review it's too soon to comment. It was filed as a result of his breaking into her Cable Place apartment on September 20, 2017.

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:26

A three-judge bench of Justices A.K. Sikri, A.M. Sapre and Ashok Bhushan restored the ban imposed on November 11, 2016 after Diwali previous year. Instances such as these erode the executive's credibility and make it hard for the government to resist real judicial overreach. While courts have been criticised for assuming the role of the executive and making policies by using special powers given under the Constitution, in matters such as the firecrackers case, the government clearly has ...

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:45

The HMS Queen Elizabeth is not scheduled to enter service until 2020, although the carrier will be commissioned by the end of this year. Sources told the British newspaper that several options are being considered. The US already has a massive Navy, especially compared to North Korea, and such a war is likely to nearly immediately boil down to massive mortar and missile fire back and forth, including potential nuclear exchanges.

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:52

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) team covering the election in Monrovia, the nation's capital, reports that the elections began on a peaceful note, with electoral officials and materials arriving on time at the polling stations visited. There are 26 political parties contesting in these elections, with 20 presidential candidates, and 1, 08 legislative candidates. At a peace concert, Queen Juli Endee, a music artist, urged her fellow Liberians to shun violence during the elections.

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:27

The Observer newspaper said unnamed senior Conservative figures said while May had no long-term future they were pressing her to shake up her team of ministers, hoping new blood would re-energise the party as well as frustrate Johnson's ambitions.

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:02

There is still lots of work to be done. This extension could be viewed as a vote of confidence toward his long-term health. Averaging 20.2 points, 7.8 rebounds and a stellar 2.5 blocks per game, Embiid proved he can be a key player when healthy.

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:21

These moves by the Centre and state government's come after a slew of criticism by consumers over the dynamic pricing of petrol and diesel. The step that followed the central government's decision to cut excise duty on petrol and diesel by 2 per cent, comes just before Diwali and ahead of the assembly polls due by year-end and follows.

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:43

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's satisfaction and trust ratings have dipped, according to a recent survey. Senator Sherwin Gatchalian meanwhile said the survey should not be a cause for concern. Net satisfaction, used by pollster Social Weather Stations (SWS) as a rating of the president's performance, was down 18 points from the second quarter to 48, classified as "good" in the survey of 1,200 Filipinos conducted in the last week of September.

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:49

No sir. It turns out Doran's panties were in a bunch because a bottle was thrown at his vehicle by one of the kids on the bus. Naturally, the bus driver deduced that letting the clearly livid man into the vehicle might not be the best idea, so drove off to keep the students safe.

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:28

Recently Mayor Cruz wore a "nasty" shirt during one of her hundreds of media appearances since the storm hit. The reporter followed up, asking Sanders "if Trump sees a distinction between erroneous reports or reporting that he finds offensive and the sort of fake news that we saw pushed by Russian intelligence - does he see a distinction there?" Sanders referenced a recent study by the Pew Research Center that found only 5 percent of news stories published about Trump during his ...

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:41

Tehran agreed to curb its nuclear program in exchange for lifting sanctions and diplomatic incentives, but the deal has been heavily criticized by Trump, who repeatedly called it "the worst deal ever made". Several exchangers said they had stopped selling dollars from Monday and were waiting to assess the trend in the market. Washington says that Iran's missile program, mainly conducted by the IRGC, is threatening the regional and worldwide peace.