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Author: 0 Cardinal George Pell: Committal hearing date set over sexual abuse charges

Cardinal Pell will not have to formally enter a plea unless a magistrate decides there is enough evidence for him to stand trial. At his first court appearance, Pell had to battle through a crush of national and global media as he walked the short distance from his barrister's office to the court's main entrance.

Esteri Canada neglects to mention Jews at Holocaust memorial
Author: 0 Canada neglects to mention Jews at Holocaust memorial

The Canadian government has re-dedicated a monument in memory of the victims of the Holocaust after facing criticism for omitting to explicitly mention Jews killed in the genocide. He said Canada reaffirmed "our unshakable commitment to fight anti-Semitism, racism, xenophobia and discrimination in all its forms". According to the Canadian Jewish News , explanatory panels located across the monument do include several references to Jewish people, as targets of mass murder, subjects of ...

Esteri Las Vegas shooting: Political commentator doubts it will provoke gun laws change
Author: 0 Las Vegas shooting: Political commentator doubts it will provoke gun laws change

Under the Obama administration, the Bureau of Alcohol , Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) opted not to regulate bump stocks in 2010, he noted. But firearm sales went through the roof, with many gun owners anxious there would be new restrictions brought in. Gov. Phil Scott, in a statement , said the shooting in Las Vegas was "a senseless, horrific tragedy".

Esteri 9 in custody at pro-DACA immigration protest in Westwood
Author: 0 9 in custody at pro-DACA immigration protest in Westwood

University officials say that they are anxious the uncertainly around the program's future could lead students to give up on their studies. According to Listo New Mexico's website, there are nearly 7,000 DACA recipients in the state, and following the new executive order, fewer than 1,500 of them are eligible to renew their documentation, which would allow recipients to benefit from DACA protection for another two years.

Author: 0 Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend told investigators she anxious about his mental stability

The Chicago Police Department says it is aware of the reports of a Stephen Paddock booking a room at the hotel, and the department has been in communication with federal agencies. While there, he wired her money to buy a house for herself and her family which made her think that he was breaking up with her. According to her sisters, Danley is now the only person who can shed light on the possible motives and mindset of the gunman despite being unaware of his impending actions, ...

Esteri Donald Trump and Melania Trump Visit Las Vegas Shooting Victims at Hospital
Author: 0 Donald Trump and Melania Trump Visit Las Vegas Shooting Victims at Hospital

Next door to the Mandalay Bay casino where Sunday night's shooting rampage occurred on the Las Vegas strip, British tourist Gary Shepherd was struggling like almost everyone else to process what happened. President Donald Trump's proclamation is here. She said lawmakers must also "work together to block any attempt to make it easier for shooters to go undetected".

Esteri White House, NRA, Congress agree on regulating bump stocks
Author: 0 White House, NRA, Congress agree on regulating bump stocks

They have focused instead on mental health care and other ways to tackle the issue. Erich Pratt, executive director of Gun Owners of America, gave his take on how Congress should view the issue in an interview with the Washington Post . It's unclear how the legislation would be drafted, but the easiest way would be to simply reverse current ATF policy rather than institute a ban on the manufacture and sales of the accessories.

Esteri The NRA's strategic ploy on bump stocks
Author: 0 The NRA's strategic ploy on bump stocks

Rhode Island Democratic Rep. David Cicilline introduced the same legislation in the House on Wednesday and noted that almost 100 members signed on, but so far no Republican has co-sponsored the bill. The U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms found 12 bump stocks in the Las Vegas hotel room where Paddock opened fire on concertgoers at a country music festival, killing 58 people and wounding more than 500 others.

Esteri Search for motive in Vegas mass shooting
Author: 0 Search for motive in Vegas mass shooting

Her lawyer, Matt Lombard, said he and his client were " fully cooperating " with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Las Vegas police . Officials said Paddock fired down onto a crowd of more than 22,000 people just after 10 p.m. "While there he wired me money, which he said was for a house for me and my family". She was not in the United States when the attack happened and returned to Los Angeles late Tuesday.

Esteri China in the Middle East: The Iraqi Kurdish Question
Author: 0 China in the Middle East: The Iraqi Kurdish Question

Iran and Turkey have already threatened to join Baghdad in imposing economic sanctions on Iraqi Kurdistan and have launched joint military exercises with Iraqi troops on their borders. This situation, he said, had given rise to various terrorist groups like Al-Qaeda, which, he asserted, were covertly supported by the US and some other states.

Esteri Pelosi Should Pass the Torch, Senior House Democrat Says
Author: 0 Pelosi Should Pass the Torch, Senior House Democrat Says

Rep. Linda Sanchez , D-Calif., vice chair of the House Democratic Caucus, said in an interview on C-SPAN's Newsmakers program that is time for Pelosi and other aging Democratic leaders to "pass the torch" to a new generation. And this time the challenge to the Democratic boss isn't coming from a midwestern moderate. As Politico wrote in June, "House Democrats are acknowledging there's virtually no chance [Pelosi is] going anywhere before the 2018 congressional elections ...

Esteri Raj Thackeray Gives 15-Day Ultimatum to Authorities to Improve Rail Infrastructure
Author: 0 Raj Thackeray Gives 15-Day Ultimatum to Authorities to Improve Rail Infrastructure

Though the Mumbai Police denied permission to MNS rally, the party went ahead with the protest near the Churchgate railway station in South Mumbai . BJP president Amit Shah himself called their own promises of bringing "achhe din" a "chunavi jumla" (election rhetoric). People had lot of expectations from Modi, however, he had failed to keep upto the expectations and aspirations of people.

Esteri NRA calls for crackdown on gun modification used by Las Vegas gunman
Author: 0 NRA calls for crackdown on gun modification used by Las Vegas gunman

Bump-fire stocks allow semi-automatic weapons to simulate automatic fire but "do not actually alter the firearm to fire automatically, making them legal under current federal law", Snyder said. The good news for Republicans who get behind a ban on bump stocks is that they will have the cover of the National Rifle Association . GOP Rep. Carlos Curbelo of Florida said he plans to file legislation Thursday banning the production of use of bump stocks, adding he's heard from dozens of lawmakers ...

Esteri Las Vegas gunman may have scoped out other music festivals
Author: 0 Las Vegas gunman may have scoped out other music festivals

After realizing he and his wife had stayed in the same Las Vegas suite where gunman Stephen Paddock fired shots at a country festival Sunday night, a North Carolina man posted a video he took of the rooms during their stay a year ago. Police entered the hotel to begin working their way to the shooter's sniper nest. "And they checked each floor by floor until they located where they believe to be the room", the sheriff said.

Esteri United States is still trading with North Korea despite sanctions
Author: 0 United States is still trading with North Korea despite sanctions

Shipping records show more than 100 cargo containers of seafood, more than 2,000 tons, were sent to the U.S. and Canada this year from the Chinese factories that employ North Koreans. Other packages have markings from major German chains. Every company the AP asked for comment noted that they forbid forced labor. American seafood distributors and retailers told the AP they were troubled by the findings, and would investigate.

Esteri Haslam headed on Asia trade mission as Senate decision looms
Author: 0 Haslam headed on Asia trade mission as Senate decision looms

Gov. Bill Haslam is headed on trade mission to Asia next week to pitch companies in Japan and South Korea about investment opportunities in Tennessee. Blackburn, who chairs the House Subcommittee on Communications and the Internet, is the first to declare a challenge for Corker's seat. My statement on the 2018 U.S.

Author: 0 Russian government hackers stole the NSA cyber defense plan, report claims

Nor should a new Wall Street Journal report claiming that Russian hackers infiltrated the National Security Agency in 2015, and at least a full year passed before the NSA realized anything had happened. The F.B.I. has also been investigating whether Kaspersky software, including its well-regarded antivirus programs, contain back doors that could allow Russian intelligence access into computers on which it is running.

Esteri House approves 2018 budget outline, takes first step for tax reform
Author: 0 House approves 2018 budget outline, takes first step for tax reform

Across the board, "the divisions have never been this large" between partisans, Pew found. The numbers are nearly identical in how Republicans view Democrats, too - 17 percent in 1994 and now to 45 percent. "Having interested parties pay the cost of a special session has to be one of the worst ideas I've ever heard from this governor, coming in close second to his baffling and botched decision to hold an unnecessary special session without doing the pre-planning and consultations required ...

Esteri Sheriff: Paddock Had 'Secret Life,' Escape Plan
Author: 0 Sheriff: Paddock Had 'Secret Life,' Escape Plan

Danley, 62, went to the Philippines in mid-September, and Paddock reportedly transferred $100,000 there, just days before the mass shooting on the Las Vegas Strip. "It is troublesome this individual was able to move this amount of gear unassisted, the amount he had unassisted", Lombardo said. Bump stocks can be used to modify guns and make them fire as if they were fully automatic.

Esteri EU Mission Plans to Discuss Iran Nuclear Deal With US Senators
Author: 0 EU Mission Plans to Discuss Iran Nuclear Deal With US Senators

Reuters reported , citing an unnamed senior administration official, that Trump's announcement will be part of his rollout of the White House's broader strategy for Iran. An official previously said the administration was considering 12 October for Trump to give a speech on Iran, but no final decision had been made. Even if the president takes that step, it would fall short of scrapping the accord because the White House would kick the deal to Congress to decide whether to reimpose ...

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