by | February 25, 2018 | 05:20

Officers are reported to be monitoring Lee's condition and he is expected to survive. The women left the store as the robber fell to the ground behind the register. Lee was able to get away, but a man who matched his description and had multiple gunshot wounds showed up soon afterward at a local hospital. "What they're showing on TV ain't the real deal when you really watch it and know it and clean up the blood, and really understand what happened", Christian said.

by | February 25, 2018 | 05:06

He is to be buried at the Billy Graham Library March 2, but his body will first lie in state in the rotunda of the Capitol in Washington next week. The chapel in the mountain town of Montreat where he was married in 1943 is named in his honor.

by | February 25, 2018 | 04:55

The March 19, 2013, meeting involved Manafort and Gates' lobbying work for Kremlin-allied Ukrainian political figures and was attended by another lobbyist - former Rep. "I had hoped and expected my business colleague would have had the strength to continue the battle to prove our innocence". They both pleaded not guilty at the time .

by | February 25, 2018 | 04:16

Mr Trump sat in the middle of a semi-circle in the White House State Dining Room, listening intently as survivors and parents wept and delivered emotions appeals pleading for change. The president of the 1.7 million-member American Federation of Teachers, Randi Weingarten , called arming teachers a disgusting idea and said an educator's handgun would be no match for the assault-style weapons often wielded by attackers.

by | February 25, 2018 | 03:59

The president had invited the teen survivors of school violence and parents of murdered children in a show of his resolve against gun violence in the wake of last week's shootings in Florida and in past years at schools in CT and Colorado.

by | February 25, 2018 | 03:05

Both Delta and United Airlines used Twitter on Saturday to announce their decisions to end discounts to NRA members. According to Gizmodo , both Enterprise Holdings (which owns National, Alamo, and Enterprise vehicle rental) and Symantec have both eliminated the discounts they offer to NRA members in the face of public scrutiny and the #BoycottNRA hashtag.

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:55

A national reckoning on gun violence has caused the National Rifle Association , or NRA, to lose its relationships to a growing number of national brands distancing themselves from the gun-rights lobby group after the recent deadly mass shooting at a high school in Florida, according to a number of reports .

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:22

She will then lead an American delegation to Pyeongchang, east of Seoul, where the closing ceremony of the Winter Olympics will be held on Sunday. South Korean media reports said the special treatment includes the venue for dinner Friday with President Moon Jae-in: a traditional Korean house at Moon's office.

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:02

Barron said "The painful but important truth to acknowledge is that sometimes things can go wrong". Twenty-one staff members either quit or were terminated in recent years after it was determined that they broke agency policy by allegedly paying for sexual services, ICRC Director-General Yves Daccord told The Associated Press.

by | February 25, 2018 | 01:52

President Donald Trump and the White House reacted almost immediately after the House Intelligence Committee released a Democratic rebuttal memo to its Republican counterpart on Saturday. About two weeks after President Donald Trump blocked a Democratic rebuttal to the controversial FISA memo released by the Republicans, Congress released the newly redacted memo Saturday.

by | February 25, 2018 | 01:47

Trump said that past efforts to address school safety and gun violence had faded and "nothing ever gets done". Despite being open to some proposals that the gun rights lobby has opposed, Trump has enjoyed deep support from the NRA. Earlier this week, Trump appeared to blame gun violence in the USA on exposure to violent video games and movies, saying that "maybe we need to put a ratings system for that".

by | February 25, 2018 | 01:48

Enterprise Holdings , which owns three auto rental brands, confirmed on Twitter that it is ending its discount offered to NRA members. First National Bank of Omaha , one of the nation's largest privately held banks, announced that it would not renew a co-branded Visa credit-card with the NRA.

by | February 25, 2018 | 01:25

The entire shooting, officials have said, lasted about six minutes before the suspected shooter, Nikolas Cruz , dropped his AR-15 rifle and walked out of the building, trying to blend in as one of the fleeing students. USA president Donald Trump has pressed for the arming of teachers and more school security guards following last week's mass shooting in Florida.

by | February 25, 2018 | 00:25

The CBI has booked Dwarka Das Seth International Pvt Ltd for the alleged fraud. The case was registered almost after six months after OBC filed a complaint with the central agency. It claimed Trade Chartered Bank is an "equal partner" in crime as it had established that Letters of Credit were initiated without the request of the opener as alleged by one of the buyers Dubai-based Al Salam Jewellery.

by | February 24, 2018 | 23:56

At least three deputies held back from entering, police sources told the Sun Sentinel . These warnings about Nikolas Cruz , the 19-year-old charged with the massacre, included multiple tips saying he could be capable of carrying out a school shooting.

by | February 24, 2018 | 23:41

Today we will enjoy spells of sunshine with the Six Nations rugby clash between Ireland and Wales at the Aviva Stadium likely to see largely calm and sunny, albeit cold, conditions. Sunday will be bitterly cold, with raw winds, and overnight frosts. According to forecasters, the coldest spell is now expected between February 26 and March 4.

by | February 24, 2018 | 23:23

The woman, aged in her 50s, was swimming at Congwong Beach, near La Perouse about 7:00pm when she was attacked by the shark . The predator was believed to be between 2.7 metre and 3.2 metre long. In the wake of the attack, the local council has announced all beaches in the area will be closed on "for at least Saturday". "We've searched the area and not been able to identify any marine life", Surf Life Saving NSW's George Hales told 7 News.

by | February 24, 2018 | 22:56

South Korea's Moon Jae-in is to honor U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter and presidential advisor in Seoul on Friday with a dinner that conforms to her diet, and Seoul is expecting Ivanka Trump , 36, to deliver a personal message from her father.

by | February 24, 2018 | 21:05

He further said that the Prime Minister failed in fulfilling his promise of bringing back black money. "I want to make it clear that this government has been taking strict action against financial irregularities and will continue to take strict action", he said at Global Business Summit organised by the Economic Times.

by | February 24, 2018 | 20:33

The most recent tragedy took place in Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida where a 19-year-old gunned down innocent people , mostly teenagers. Cruz legally purchased at least seven long guns, including an AK-47-style rifle he bought less than a month ago, a law enforcement official said Monday.

by | February 24, 2018 | 20:24

NPFL champions Plateau United making a return to the continent after an 18-year absence comfortably saw off their Cameroonian opponents, Eding Sport on 4-0 aggregate in the preliminary round of the CAF Champions League. Akuneto's goal extinguished any hope of any comeback for the Malian side but now pits MFM against another top side in Algeria's MC Alger who defeated AS Otoho of Republic of Congo 9-0 on aggregate.

by | February 24, 2018 | 19:51

Now the Federal Bureau of Investigation says "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 behavior, and disturbing social media posts, as well as the potential of him conducting a school shooting".

by | February 24, 2018 | 19:20

The deceased was identified as Madhu, hailing from Kadukumanna settlement of Attappady, one of the largest and most backward tribal hamlets in the state, police said. Madhu was beaten to death after his hands were tied using his dhoti by a group of people who accused him of theft, according to the victim's mother.

by | February 24, 2018 | 19:23

Trump's CPAC speech on Friday had all the hallmarks of a 2016 presidential campaign rally. Trump's honest take on his hair came after a video of him boarding Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base on February 2 revealed a bald spot on the back of his head when his signature mane was whipped by the gusty wind.

by | February 24, 2018 | 19:02

In the Chicago area, as much as 4 inches (10 centimeters) of rain fell overnight Monday into Tuesday and forecasters expected another 1 to 3 inches (2.5 to 7.6 centimeters) by Tuesday evening. However, severe weather is not expected. On Thursday , Mayor Bill Peduto said the flooding could be the the worst in the area since remnants of Hurricane Ivan hit in 2004.

by | February 24, 2018 | 18:48

Staff members returned for the first time on Friday to the Florida high school where 17 students and faculty were gunned down last week in one of the deadliest school attacks in USA history, inflaming the national debate about gun rights.

by | February 24, 2018 | 18:38

She could not repeat the same in her second attempt as her execution was not ideal and she got 4.800 and 8.666 respectively; thus finishing 0.383 points behind Australia's Emily Whitehead (13.949). Her best worldwide performance before Saturday's feat was the sixth place finish at the 2017 Asian Championships vault event. She also qualified to the floor exercise finals which will be held on Sunday.

by | February 24, 2018 | 18:35

For Ferreira, in his first Olympics , it was a chance to prove that he's a talent to reckon with. Javier Fernandez's bronze medal is Spain's first-ever Olympic figure skating medal, and just the fourth-ever Winter Olympics medal for the country.

by | February 24, 2018 | 18:31

According to reports by, the injured were taken to Patnagarh hospital initially. The incident took place in the eastern Indian state of Odisha on Friday, 23 February, five days after the wedding, when the family was busy unpacking presents received at the reception.

by | February 24, 2018 | 18:29

The use of Wagner for operations such as the one in early February shows how integral private mercenary groups are to the Russian military effort in Syria and elsewhere, while giving the Kremlin "a thin patina of deniability", said Michael Carpenter, a former Pentagon and White House official who worked on Russia policy in the Obama administration.

by | February 24, 2018 | 18:27

All the injured children have, meanwhile, been admitted to SKMCH Hospital in Muzaffarpur . The driver purportedly fled the site of the accident, according to Times Now . The Superintendent of Police (SP) and Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) have inspected the spot. This is the second major accident in Bihar this month.

by | February 24, 2018 | 17:56

Klaebo's win matched French biathlete Martin Fourcade for the most gold medals so far at the Pyeongchang Games. Despite the fact the Games have been hosted relatively close to home , the team didn't exactly enjoy a homesheet advantage: They had only a little over a week to practice at the Gangneung Curling Center.

by | February 24, 2018 | 17:49

With India's middle-order still being a sticky point in ODI cricket, Raina was asked if he thought he could work his way back into the number five spot in the batting-order. "We have spoken about it in the team meeting as well". "When you do well in every game, you need to finish really well". That is what Virat is all about.

by | February 24, 2018 | 17:29

But the vote was postponed until 1700 GMT on Saturday as Western powers bickered with Russian Federation over the wording. The Damascus government launched a devastating bombardment of the area just outside the capital last Sunday that has now killed almost 500 civilians including more than 100 children, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

by | February 24, 2018 | 17:22

In recent weeks, Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould has committed to reforms to address inequities in the justice system, including jury reforms. "But we're honoured to be standing with them to carry the burden of Tina who didn't get a chance to realize her dreams, who didn't get a chance to be here with us to stand up for others".