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Democrats boycott moment of silence for Las Vegas victims

As a lawful gun owner, as a defender of the Bill of Rights - all of them - I say you can't saddle the 99.9 percent of gun owners who have done nothing wrong...


Colorado special session ends with no fix for pot-tax error

Republican House Minority leader Patrick Neville of Littleton- along with many others in the GOP - agreed. "We're talking impacts to real Coloradans", said ...


Vegas gunman specifically asked to stay in 32nd-floor suite

Investigators were examining a $100,000 wire transfer Paddock , 64, sent to an account in the Philippines that "appears to have been intended" for Danley, a ...


Trump calls Vegas shooter 'demented man'

Tess van Straaten reports . They said he was able to bring the guns into the hotel on his own. But then, the true horror of the situation set in as a hail ...


McDonald's 'happy' meals came with a side of cocaine

Authorities said Frank Guerrero made eight sales of cocaine to an undercover officer in increasingly larger quantities, amounting to almost $10,900 worth of the...


Japanese reporter died after clocking 159 hours of overtime

According to Japanese law , the typical employee can only work 40 hours a week, or no more than eight hours a day, with up to an hour's break. In 2013, a 31-y...


TransCanada terminates Energy East project

TransCanada Corp . said Thursday it would end efforts to develop two Canadian energy pipeline projects after facing regulatory delays. Gallant said over the...


18 killed several injured in Pakistan shrine blast

Initial reports suggested that the explosion took place when the dhamaal - a devotional dance performed at shrines - was being performed after evening prayers...


Raj Thackrey's 'protest' rally chokes Mumbai traffic

Summary: Mumbai traffic comes to stand still in wake of protest rally called by MNS supremo Raj Thackrey against the recent tragedy at Mumbai's Elphinstone r...


Indian court rejects Zakia Jafri's plea against Modi in 2002 riots case

Jafri, whose husband, a former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri , was among 69 people who got killed in the Gulbarg massacre in 2002, had alleged that there was a lar...


Demonetization, the largest money laundering scheme ever: Arun Shourie

On Tuesday, Shourie likened demonetisation to suicide, saying the latter too is "a bold step". Blaming the demonetization move for the economic slowdown , in...


Trump Condemns Vegas Shooting as 'Act of Pure Evil'

However, the National Rifle Association (NRA) has been successful in warding off moves to tighten gun ownership laws and in President Trump they have a true f...


Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay Announce Plans For World Cup Bid

At a meeting in Buenos Aires, the presidents of Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay declared their intentions to jointly bid on the quadrennial tournament as a mean...


Indian air force 'adequately prepared' to counter Pakistan, China, claims IAF chief

He also asserted that India is prepared to counter any threat from China and is also ready to face a two-front war. Regarding the impasse at Doklam between th...


Duke Energy Corporation 5.125% (NYSE:DUKH) Sees Significantly Lower Trading Volume

Institutional ownership can eventually exceed 100 percent of float, which means that, in addition to all the available shares, institutions have also bought up ...


Macron offers to mediate between Iraqi government and Kurds

France offered on Thursday to mediate in a political crisis pitting Iraq's government against Kurdish regional authorities, and promised to maintain a military ...


'We don't want armed confrontation': Iraqi PM on Kurds

The Iraqi government has also imposed a ban on direct global flights to and from the Kurdish region. Iraqi forces, pushing ahead with a campaign against Islam...


'We don't want armed confrontation': Iraqi PM on Kurds

The Iraqi government has also imposed a ban on direct global flights to and from the Kurdish region. Iraqi forces, pushing ahead with a campaign against Islam...


Iraq PM al-Abadi 'doesn't want armed clash with Kurds'

Iraq's Prime Minister Haider Abadi has announced he did not want an armed conflict with Iraqi Kurds but said they should obey Baghdad authorities in the wake of...


Iraq PM al-Abadi 'doesn't want armed clash with Kurds'

Iraq's Prime Minister Haider Abadi has announced he did not want an armed conflict with Iraqi Kurds but said they should obey Baghdad authorities in the wake of...