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Trump Touts Tillerson, Kelly, Comments on Weinstein on Way to Fundraiser

Trump Touts Tillerson, Kelly, Comments on Weinstein on Way to Fundraiser

Trump a "moron" and was forced to make a statement about the matter on live national television. "The NRA believes that devices created to allow semi-automatic rifles to function like fully-automatic rifles should be subject to additional regulations", the NRA said in a written statement.


White House on Tillerson: 'The president can't undercut his own Cabinet'

White House on Tillerson: 'The president can't undercut his own Cabinet'

Bump stocks utilize the recoil of the gun to allow the user to fire the gun at a much faster rate than they could without the accessory. Ryan's comments come as one senior House GOP member told CNN enough House Republicans are likely to agree to a push for legislation that would ban bump stocks that something could pass in the GOP-controlled House.


12 die as boat carrying Rohingya refugees capsizes off Bangladesh

12 die as boat carrying Rohingya refugees capsizes off Bangladesh

It is thought up to 100 people - including children - were on board. "Two people were rescued alive", area coast guard commander Alauddin Nayan told AFP. Around 150 Rohingya, many of them children, have drowned while trying to reach Bangladesh in small fishing boats that coastguards say are woefully inadequate for the rough seas.


U.S. approves $15 billion worth THAAD missiles sale to Saudi Arabia

U.S. approves $15 billion worth THAAD missiles sale to Saudi Arabia

The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system is meant to boost Saudi security against Iran and other threats in the region. "THAAD's exo-atmospheric, hit-to-kill capability will add an upper-tier to Saudi Arabia's layered missile defence architecture".


Woman in BMW shot dead after allegedly striking Miami Beach officer, cars

Woman in BMW shot dead after allegedly striking Miami Beach officer, cars

An officer who was nearby on foot because he was part of additional patrols for the weekend tried to get her to stop, but she accelerated and hit him, throwing him off his feet, Oates said. Tourists having dinner said it all started with an initial crash on Ocean Drive, though police have not yet confirmed the first collision. They described seeing a auto ram into the back of a work truck that had stopped for traffic.


Wildfires force evacuations in Northern California

Wildfires force evacuations in Northern California

Evacuations are being ordered along Porter Creek, Petrified Forest, Franz Valley and Mountain Home Ranch Road. The Sonoma County Sheriff's Office said fires had broken out at Mark West Springs and Riebli roads in Santa Rosa, at Shiloh and Conde roads in Windsor and at Highway 116 and Fredericks Road in Sebastopol.