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Worldwide NRA addresses criticism of holding annual convention in Dallas
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Assault rifles like the one used in the Florida school shooting should be outlawed, he said, and "the NRA needs to step up to the plate and they need to show leadership ". In the wake of the deadly school shooting by Nikolas Cruz , Donald Trump is reportedly open to the idea of improving a federal background checks system for gun purchases.

Worldwide UNICEF Report: Nigeria ranked 11th highest on newborn deaths
Author: 0 UNICEF Report: Nigeria ranked 11th highest on newborn deaths

Japan's newborn mortality rate was among the lowest in the world, with 0.9 death for every 1,000 live births. Progress to tackle preventable mortality among newborns remained sluggish, it said. is only slightly lower than the risk for babies in Sri Lanka and Ukraine, according to Unicef. Kiribati has a rate of 22.6, followed by Vanuatu on 11.8, then Fiji (8.8), Samoa (9.2) and Tonga (6.8).

Worldwide David Davis says there won't be 'Mad Max-style' free-for-all after Brexit
Author: 0 David Davis says there won't be 'Mad Max-style' free-for-all after Brexit

He will add: "They fear that Brexit could lead to an Anglo-Saxon race to the bottom". These fears about a race to the bottom are based on nothing, not history, not intention, nor interest. Davis also addressed the ongoing tricky negotiations which have stalled to a large degree on the key issues of citizens' rights and frictionless borders, particularly between Northern and Southern Ireland.

Worldwide Zarif: Iran concerned about new wave of U.S. intervention in Syria
Author: 0 Zarif: Iran concerned about new wave of U.S. intervention in Syria

After the Russian intervention, Israel expected them to take over from the Iranians, and established a communication channel with the Russian army to monitor the transition. "And it is best to do this legally through the Syrian government". According to the data, provided by Ankara, Turkey has eliminated over 1.5 thousand militants, including both Kurdish fighters and Daesh militants.

Worldwide 7th-grader shoots himself at Jackson Memorial Middle School in Stark County
Author: 0 7th-grader shoots himself at Jackson Memorial Middle School in Stark County

A seventh-grade student apparently shot himself on a middle school campus in Jackson Township, Ohio , on Tuesday morning, prompting multiple schools in the area to go on lockdown. The student was rushed to the hospital, but his condition is unknown at this time. I just pulled in waiting to hear further information, ' she said.

Worldwide Watch an AR-15 owner destroy his rifle in a Facebook video
Author: 0 Watch an AR-15 owner destroy his rifle in a Facebook video

The AR-15, he says, is "really fun to shoot". "Think about it, is the right to own this weapon worth more than someone's life?" "In the back of my head, I say, 'Well, what if whoever buys this weapon, their child gets hold of it, and brings it to school one day, and shoots a bunch of people?" His video was liked on Facebook more than 290,000 times and has more than 339,000 shares.

Worldwide Missing man Joshua Thiede's disappearance not criminal, LAPD says
Author: 0 Missing man Joshua Thiede's disappearance not criminal, LAPD says

Joshua Thiede was found at Good Samaritan Hospital, according to broadcast reporters contacted by Thiede's friends. Thiede had not been seen or heard from since, and his family was concerned for his safety, according to authorities. His mother, Janet Thiede, tweeted that her son had moved from OH to Los Angeles to start a shoe line and was driving for Uber and Lyft to make a living.

Worldwide Shadows and light at the Pyeongchang Olympics
Author: 0 Shadows and light at the Pyeongchang Olympics

The female athletes from Russian Federation faced off the Canadians for the fourth time at the Olympic Games and suffered their fourth defeat. "It doesn't matter who we play". Not that they needed it, but the win over Finland was a confidence-booster, the flawless game to propel the United States into the finale. In Olympic hockey, three points are awarded for a win in regulation time, two for an overtime or shootout victory and one for an overtime or shootout loss.

Worldwide Trump claims he never dismissed Russian meddling, blames Obama
Author: 0 Trump claims he never dismissed Russian meddling, blames Obama

Moscow on Saturday dismissed accusations it had interfered in the U.S. election that brought President Donald Trump to power, calling them "blabber" and "fantasies". intelligence assessment , which found Russian Federation had meddled in the election, and that its goals eventually included aiding Mr Trump. In another tweet, he laid blame on the administration of former President Barack Obama for its handling of the allegations against Russian Federation, citing comments made to NBC ...

Worldwide Rain and spring-like temperatures expected in Toronto this week
Author: 0 Rain and spring-like temperatures expected in Toronto this week

A rainfall warning and fog advisory are in effect. The Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) has even forecasted as much as 40 mm of rain to fall from today through Thursday morning. Environment Canada says the high temperatures could break records on Tuesday. EC warns that the rain, combined with rapidly melting snow due to warmer temperatures, may cause a build up or ponding of water in poorly drained areas.

Worldwide US probe looking at Kushner foreign business contacts
Author: 0 US probe looking at Kushner foreign business contacts

Citing "people familiar with the special counsel investigation", CNN reported that the Mueller team has been "asking questions, including during interviews in January and February, about Kushner's conversations during the transition to shore up financing for 666 Fifth Avenue, a Kushner Companies-backed New York City office building reeling from financial troubles".

Worldwide Daesh kills 20 Hashd al-Shaabi fighters in Kirkuk
Author: 0 Daesh kills 20 Hashd al-Shaabi fighters in Kirkuk

Speaking in Arabic, she said that she had been a housewife in Mosul. IS claimed responsibility for the attack in a statement on its Aamaq news agency. Karim al-Nouri, a PMF spokesman, described the attack as a "heinous crime" and called for greater scrutiny of Iraqis returning to areas liberated from IS.

Worldwide Has your Google Pixel 2/XL experienced any issues after the February update?
Author: 0 Has your Google Pixel 2/XL experienced any issues after the February update?

The Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are discounted so many times on the e-commerce giant that their official retail prices have become more or less a formality. The Pixel 2 packs some impressive hardware and software features and is doing well on the performance criteria. The Rs 8000 Citibank deal further plunges it down to Rs 50999.

Worldwide Venezuela Launches Oil-Backed 'Petro' Cryptocurrency Amid US Sanctions
Author: 0 Venezuela Launches Oil-Backed 'Petro' Cryptocurrency Amid US Sanctions

It's time to keep your pledge", Maduro wrote, encouraging Trump to hold a meeting in Washington or Caracas. Maduro has assured that he will travel to Lima in April for the Summit of the Americas , which Trump will attend. Protests for food and medicines are the most common ones, with “trancazos” (shutting down the street) as the preferred method. Maduro's government calls the OAS a pawn of US policy and dismisses Almagro, a former Uruguayan foreign minister once friendly with ...

Worldwide Visibility plummets as dense fog settles into central NC
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Erol Mattis of Hempstead takes an early morning walk through fog in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow on Tuesday , Feb. 20, 2018. Today, dense fog early, then partly cloudy and warmer. Warmer weather continues to move in on Wednesday with the return of the lower 80s inland and the chance of new record temperatures being set! Temperatures will hit a high in the mid-40s both Thursday and Friday , and the high will be about 50 degrees both Saturday and Sunday , the weather service said.

Worldwide Record high temps in Alabama this week?
Author: 0 Record high temps in Alabama this week?

February has had its share of warm weather in the past, Wakefield meteorologist Mike Rusnak said, so higher temperatures aren't abnormal for Delmarva. Today we will watch our morning temperatures climb to near 87 for a high under rain free skies. In Wilmington and Georgetown on Wednesday , the forecasted high temperature is 75 degrees.

Worldwide Expect Maldives won't extend Emergency beyond today
Author: 0 Expect Maldives won't extend Emergency beyond today

It is expected parliament - which Yameen shuttered in a recent crackdown on opponents - will rubber stamp the existing state of emergency and renew it further. It added, "It is important that Maldives quickly returns to the path of democracy and the rule of law so that the aspirations of Maldivian people are met and the concerns of the global community are assuaged".

Worldwide Tsvangirai mourned in Harare
Author: 0 Tsvangirai mourned in Harare

He had beaten Mugabe in the first round of presidential elections that year but narrowly fell short of the total required to defeat Mugabe outright, according to the official vote count. Muchinguri weighed in saying the MDC-T was a force to be reckoned with. "Mudzuri and Khupe should unite behind our efforts to remove ZANU-PF". "Let us all be brothers and sisters, and come together and mourn our former prime minister", he said after his visit.

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