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NRA in U-turn on support for deadly gun control

NRA in U-turn on support for deadly gun control

Bloomberg, a billionaire and former mayor of NY, has been an outspoken critic of the National Rifle Association through the group Everytown for Gun Safety. The powerful USA gun lobby, the National Rifle Association, said on Sunday it would oppose an outright ban on bump-stock devices that the killer in the Las Vegas massacre of 58 people used to turn rifles into automatic weapons and strafe a crowd with bursts of sustained gunfire.



Kim promotes younger sister to powerful new role in N Korea

In January, the US Treasury blacklisted Ms Kim along with other North Korean officials over "severe human rights abuses". Alongside Mr Kim himself, the promotion makes Ms Kim the only other millennial member of the influential body. It appears Mr Trump is hinting at using military action against the isolated Asian country with its mercurial leader Kim Jong-un after a Russian politician, Anton Morozov, told state-backed news media RIA Novost that he has seen a North Korean missile capable ...


Video allegedly shows Dolphins OL coach Chris Foerster doing cocaine

Video allegedly shows Dolphins OL coach Chris Foerster doing cocaine

We were just made aware of the video and will have no comment at this time. His face is clearly visible and a team spokesperson confirmed to The Herald that is Foerster in the video. Foerster, who is in his second season of his second run with the dolphins, did not respond to ESPN's request for comment. "Hey babe, miss you, thinking about you", Foerster says in the video.



Merkel 'agrees on migrant deal' in German coalition talks

The new cap - carefully never called an "upper limit" - will only affect the number of people accepted for humanitarian reasons including refugees, asylum seekers and their family members, but does not include those who are deported or voluntarily depart.


Trump Defends Throwing Paper Towels to Hurricane Survivors in Puerto Rico

Trump Defends Throwing Paper Towels to Hurricane Survivors in Puerto Rico

Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator Brock Long on Sunday said San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz's remarks critical of the US relief effort on Puerto Rico are just " political noise ". After again discrediting the coverage of his trip, Trump lauded himself for the word he most frequently uses to deride the news media. Trump visited the US territory Tuesday and praised the "amazing job" being done by federal officials in rushing in supplies and working to restore ...


IRGC chief sends strong warning to Trump

IRGC chief sends strong warning to Trump

Iran's ballistic missile program has triggered the discontent and concerns of other states, in particular, the United States. "The Americans should know that the Trump government's stupid behavior with the nuclear deal will be used by the Islamic Republic as an opportunity to move ahead with its missile, regional and conventional defense program", Jafari went onto say.