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Liberals Blame NRA for Texas Shooting, Disparage 'Thoughts and Prayers'

Liberals Blame NRA for Texas Shooting, Disparage 'Thoughts and Prayers'

Some 18% of suspects in shootings with at least four victims have been accused of domestic violence, according to a report by Everytown for Gun Safety. In 2003, researchers led by Jacquelyn Campbell of the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing in Baltimore found that women in abusive relationships were five times more likely to be killed by their partner if he owned a gun.


Typhoon Damrey Kills More Than Two Dozen People in Vietnam

Typhoon Damrey Kills More Than Two Dozen People in Vietnam

Typhoon Damrey hit Saturday and had already dissipated, but the disaster agency said flooding may get worse as heavy rain was forecast for the region. Rains of up to 78cm were reported in some parts of the central region over the 24 hours until Sunday evening. The typhoon with winds of up to 90 kph and heavy rains hit 10 south central provinces on November 4, leaving 46 dead and 15 injured, according to government reports issued November 6.


Nitish Kumar wants reservation in pvt jobs, calls for debate

Nitish Kumar wants reservation in pvt jobs, calls for debate

Nitish made the comment while speaking at the weekly programme of "Lok Sambad". "Final decision on the issue will be taken by Parliament", Nitish was quoted by The Times Of India. "Our government has provided reservation in outsourced jobs after takinga well considered decision", the chief minister said adding that reservation policy of the government would be followed in outsourced jobs as such jobswere created on funds being spent by the government.



Russia Gate Saga Continues: Trump Adviser Page's Latest Revelations

Carter, however, has denied the allegations, testifying before the House Intelligence Committee. The committee released the transcript of the seven-hour session late Monday. "So yeah, he probably should come back, and answer the question yet again 'did you know anything about an effort by the Trump campaign to meet with Russia, not just collude with Russia, '" Graham told host Chris Wallace .


Afghanistan's Shamshad TV station attacked in Kabul

Afghanistan's Shamshad TV station attacked in Kabul

Many staff were still inside, an employee told AFP, describing the attack as ongoing. Shamshad TV quickly went off air after the attack began. One of the attackers was killed immediately but others fought off security forces with hand grenades.


'Invasion required to secure N Korea nukes'

'Invasion required to secure N Korea nukes'

Ted Lieu, D-Torrance (Los Angeles County), and Ruben Gallego, D-Ariz. According to a Washington Post report, citing a letter from Pentagon officials to the USA lawmakers written by vice director of the Pentagon's Joint Staff, the only certain way to secure all North Korea's nuclear weapons is a United States ground invasion.