In a statement released on Saturday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said "a person close to" Cruz called the agency's public tip line on January 5 and left information on Cruz's "gun ownership, desire to kill people, erratic behaviour, and disturbing social media posts, as well as the potential of him conducting a school shooting".
The bill would penalize federal agencies that fail to provide the necessary records and reward states that comply with federal grant preferences and other incentives. Many Republicans generally oppose measures to tighten gun restrictions, citing the US Constitution's Second Amendment protection of the right to bear arms.
The Eastern Ghouta is the last major opposition enclave near the capital and is completely surrounded by areas under government control. "It's imperative to end this senseless human suffering", Panos Moumtzis, the UN's Regional Humanitarian Coordinator for the Syria Crisis said.
In an effort to build resilience, he said over the medium to long term businesses would need to move away from a relatively "labour intensive model" of agriculture to a more "capital intensive approach". " We must have frictionless trade with the EU ". "That's why initiatives like Open Farm Sunday, supported by the NFU, and the work of organisations like LEAF [Linking Environment and Farming] is so important and needs to be supported".
He had previously launched an online campaign to discredit the allegations that led to his resignation Speaking to reporters outside PC headquarters, Brown said that he believed his name was cleared. "The support has been fantastic", Brown said. "Patrick inspired me", she said. "He's going to cut back on income taxes, he cares about mental health, he cares about families".
The Riddlebergers have been active in Guilford County Republican politics over the years. The Riddlebergers, who have always been active in local Republican politics, wouldn't say what their role was with the site . But if those who want to message first have to upgrade for premium account, with membership starting at $24.95 (£17.75) for one month, $17.95 (£12.78) per month for three months, or $13.95 (£9.95) per month for six months.
In the USA, there have been 1,843 shooting deaths in 2018 alone, according to the Gun Violence Archive . Domestic violence plays a much larger role in the gun problem than it does in our conversations about guns. The bill would require our entire state - including New York City, which has tough prohibitions on concealed weapons - to allow visitors from states with lax requirements to carry concealed weapons on our streets.
U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman said on Monday that any attempt to evacuate Jewish communities in Yehudah and Shomron as part of a final status agreement with the Palestinians would tear the nation apart. plan for peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians, telling an Israeli newspaper that he is not convinced that either party is committed to the process.
The voting for the semi-urban municipalities took place on Saturday. On Monday, results will be declared for two district panchayats, 17 talukas and 1400 village panchayats, besides 74 Nagar Palikas (municipalities). Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) won 28 seats and bagged the Ranavav municipality, while Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) won 15 seats, nine of which are in Chhota Udepur.
Two students in Arkansas, including one who had a "death list", have been arrested after making threats online to cause violence, authorities said. Police and school officials confirmed no weapon was found inside the school despite the photos which were posted pictures on the social media platform Snapchat.
Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, a spokesman for Indonesia's Disaster Agency, said: "In five districts it became dark with a visibility of about five metres". Some 30,000 people were forced to leave their homes around the mountain in the past few years.
He welcomed the launch of the Chinese language classes to facilitate business ties between Pakistan and China. The decision was reportedly made so that people working on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor ( CPEC ) could communicate with each other easily, said ANI, citing reports by AbbTakk News.
At his residence, the AAP MLAs manhandled him after an argument, the senior bureaucrat alleged. No complaints about the incident have been registered yet, Delhi police said . "For the past couple of years, officers have been insulted and humiliated in public". Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal rubbished Prakash's assault claims and called them freaky.
David John Kernick, 38, who worked in Garcia's office in 2014, told Politico he was sacked after five months for questioning the Democrat and #MeToo activist's decision to make her staff play "spin the bottle" after a fundraiser. Kernick's complaint said Garcia, a third-term assemblywoman, was "very disparaging to the staff and others, used vulgar language, discussed topics inappropriate for the workplace and showed herself to be very vindictive in nature".
Thomas noted that the Supreme Court has not touched the gun rights issue for almost a decade, since ruling that the Second Amendment provides an individual right to have a handgun at home for self defense. "I still believe that the Second Amendment can not be 'singled out for special-and specially unfavorable-treatment, '" Thomas wrote. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas berated his colleagues Tuesday for rejecting a challenge by gun owners to California's 10-day "cooling-off" period.
Yesterday, the Bihar School Examination Board said that students sitting for the board examinations shall not wear shoes and socks during the examination. The system is already in practice. BSEB on Monday communicated the new guidelines to all district education officers (DEO) and examination centre superintendents even as the Opposition parties protested the move and demanded its immediate revocation.
The company run by celebrity rocket man Elon Musk hopes to send up its Falcon 9 on Wednesday morning after twice delaying the launch over the weekend. Even still, the current state of the rocket is already impressive. The estimated cost of Falcon 9 launch is now at around $63 million, assuming total expendable configuration, so cutting a potential $6 million from that total, on top of reusable booster benefits, could be significant.
A Japanese businessman who fathered 19 children with at least nine different surrogate mothers was given the right to bring up 13 of them today. "For the happiness and opportunities which the 13 children will receive from their biological father, who does not have a history of bad behaviour, the court rules that all 13 born from surrogacy to be legal children of the plaintiff", Bangkok's Central Juvenile Court said in a statement, quoted in AFP .
British aid charity Oxfam said Tuesday (Feb 20) it was investigating 26 new cases of sexual misconduct, including 16 in its worldwide operations, which had been reported since a scandal broke earlier this month over its handling of a 2011 case in Haiti.
Russian Federation has acknowledged that five of its citizens were killed in a US-led coalition bombing in the province of Dayr al-Zawr in eastern Syrian after they were part of a group of pro-government forces which led an attack on positions held by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF).