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A magnitude 6 natural disaster shook an area east of the Japanese Fukushima Prefecture, where the Fukushima Power Plant is located, reports Actualno. It comes just a couple of weeks after a similar quake (6.2 magnitude) struck off the same coastline. At least 275 people - including around 20 children - were killed when the huge tremor struck near the town of Raboso, about 75 miles southeast of the capital.
  • Sasikala released on parole from Bengaluru jail

    Sasikala released on parole from Bengaluru jail

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    Sasikala had applied for a 15-day parole, but was granted a five-day parole. Though she was advised that she could apply for the parole once again with proper documentation, indicating the legal cell was considering her application. He was admitted to hospital in September after multiple organ failure. Tamil Nadu police have issued an NOC to the Karnataka government for Sasikala's parole.
  • DACA Future Remains Uncertain As Opportunity For Renewal Ends

    DACA Future Remains Uncertain As Opportunity For Renewal Ends

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    If Congress does not reach an agreement, 300,000 people could begin to lose their status in 2018, and more than 320,000 would lose their status from January to August 2019. "I think if the very first thing we do substantially on legislation is DACA, that makes it extremely hard for the Trump voter", he said in a statement on Tuesday.
  • Five dead as IAF Mi-17 V5 helicopter crashes in Arunachal Pradesh

    Five dead as IAF Mi-17 V5 helicopter crashes in Arunachal Pradesh

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    A sixth passenger on board the Mi-17 V5 helicopter is reported to be critically injured, Press Trust of India quoted a senior air force official as saying. According to TV reports, the area where the crash happened is a high-altitude area but the Indian Air Force carries out regular training exercises in the area.
  • Gun laws in United States allow mass shootings like Las Vegas to occur

    Gun laws in United States allow mass shootings like Las Vegas to occur

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    Terror in Las Vegas as Stephen Paddock , 64, kills 59 and injures over 500 concert goers on October 1, 2017. "I said , 'If you're ever in Washington , come on over to the Oval Office.' And they're all saying, 'We want to do it". The White House says President Donald Trump welcomes a review of USA policy on so-called bump stock devices that legally make semi-automatic rifles into faster-firing automatic weapons.
  • Vegas gunman's girlfriend returns to USA for questioning

    Vegas gunman's girlfriend returns to USA for questioning

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    Some 489 people were also injured when Paddock strafed an outdoor concert with gunfire on Sunday night from his 32nd-floor suite of the Mandalay Bay hotel on the Las Vegas Strip. The gunman behind Sunday night's mass shooting in Las Vegas planned to flee, and he may have had help with planning the massacre, officials suspect.
  • Train plows into bus in Russian Federation, at least 21 dead

    Train plows into bus in Russian Federation, at least 21 dead

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    At least 16 people were killed when a train collided with a bus in the Vladimir Region east of Moscow, local administration head Vyacheslav Arkelov told TASS, APA reports . The central hospital stated that five people have been admitted, four of which are in a critical state, local reports explained. The bus ran into the path of the train at a railway crossing when the red light was on, Sputnik reported, adding the Moscow railway authority issued a statement saying the vehicle had ...
  • 4 toddlers killed when set alight at Brazil day care center

    4 toddlers killed when set alight at Brazil day care center

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    The nursery school was called "Innocent People". Four toddlers and six adults have been burned alive and 40 people have been injured after a security guard carried out a horrific arson attack at a school in Brazil. I woke him up early to bring him here and when I saw him again he was dead in the hospital", Kelly said between sobs. His motive is still unclear. He was reported to have mental health issues.
  • Las Vegas mass shooting reignites gun debate

    Las Vegas mass shooting reignites gun debate

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    Dianne Feinstein , the Senate Judiciary Committee's top-ranking Democrat, responds to revelations that some of the weapons Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock used to commit the worst mass shooting in US modern history Sunday were apparently outfitted - legally - with bump stock devices.
  • President Trump Responds To Senator Burr's Senate Intel Committee

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    In a heated address, the president claimed that the intel panel has to probe USA media to understand "why so much of our news is just made up-FAKE!" Richard Burr, the committee's Republican chairman, told CNN that he would be holding news organizations "accountable" for false reporting on the Russian Federation investigation.
  • CT Lawmakers Want to Ban Bump Stocks After Las Vegas Massacre

    CT Lawmakers Want to Ban Bump Stocks After Las Vegas Massacre

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    Congress worked to pass a weapons bill in 2013, but it was stopped by Republicans. "This legislation is about safety-plain and simple", Duncan, a hunter, who says he's damaged his hearing from gun noise, said in a statement when introducing the silencer bill into the Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement ( SHARE ) Act, Time reports .
  • The NRA's strategic ploy on bump stocks

    The NRA's strategic ploy on bump stocks

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    Accordingly, we find that the "bump-stock" is a firearm part and is not regulated as a firearm under Gun Control Act or the National Firearms Act". Bump-fire stocks allow semi-automatic weapons to fire much more rapidly, mimicking automatic fire.
  • Vegas Shooter Had 'Bump Stocks' To Convert Rifles to Full-Auto

    Vegas Shooter Had 'Bump Stocks' To Convert Rifles to Full-Auto

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    Our original reporting continues below. What can be said about the Las Vegas shooting massacre that left 59 people dead and hundreds more injured at an outdoor concert that has not been thoroughly discussed and dissected not only by the American public but by anyone who got wind of the tragedy and fears that it may happen at their doorsteps anytime? Mr.
  • New England Patriots vs. Tampa Bay Bucs Betting Pick & Prediction

    New England Patriots vs. Tampa Bay Bucs Betting Pick & Prediction

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    The Bucs' pass defense allows the second-most yards at 315.7, so expect Tom Brady (NFL-high 1,399 yards with 10 TDs and no INTs) to do his thing, too, as this game easily goes over. On the ground, Mike Gillislee rushed for 49 yards in 12 carries while Dion Lewis added 18 yards and a touchdown in four attempts. But the Bucs finally have some nice complimentary weapons around him, including tight ends Cameron Brate and O.J.
  • Congress needs to examine gun 'bump stock' devices: House speaker

    Congress needs to examine gun 'bump stock' devices: House speaker

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    However bump stocks , which were first developed to help disabled people to shoot weapons, are now considered a part and are not regulated as firearms. "Mr. and Mrs. America, you have to stand up, you have to say 'enough is enough, '" Feinstein said. Feinstein's co-sponsors are all Democrats - aside from Sen.
  • Otis Sanford: Las Vegas tragedy highlights need for new gun laws

    Otis Sanford: Las Vegas tragedy highlights need for new gun laws

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    Gun control activists and some congressional Democrats say now is the time to discuss restrictions on firearms such as semi-automatic rifles as well as high-capacity magazines. "We send our thoughts and prayers, too, but they are not enough". The Sunday night rampage killed at least 59 people and injured 527, some from gunfire and some from a chaotic escape.
  • Is 58 too low for Notre Dame vs

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    Given his team's fragile mental state and the growing number of key players that aren't available because of injury , Fedora has a lot more to worry about Saturday than Rockne, The Gipper, those shiny gold helmets or Touchdown Jesus. This is not only an interesting get by UNC because of the player's abilities, but due to the fact he's in the midst of being a figure in the FBI's college basketball probe.
  • Bump stocks, used in Las Vegas shooting, out of stock in Tri

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    Speaker of the House Paul Ryan told reporters he is concerned about bump stocks . Bump stocks can be used to effectively convert semi-automatic rifles so that they fire so rapidly it simulates a fully automatic weapon. Another site that sells the company's products said in a message online that the device is "out of stock" and backordered. Congressman Rodney Davis who witnessed gun violence at a congressional softball practice in June, says he doesn't want any hasty decisions ...
  • The answer to preventing mass shootings may not be gun regulation

    The answer to preventing mass shootings may not be gun regulation

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    While there is not a specific definition of a mass shooting, an accepted one says that an incident in which at least four people are shot (injured or killed) is considered a "mass shooting". Following mass shootings in both respective countries, their governments implemented buyback programs for most firearms. A GOP-controlled Congress will not put forth a measure to legislate otherwise.
  • India's foreign secretary discusses bilateral issues with Bhutan's top leaders

    India's foreign secretary discusses bilateral issues with Bhutan's top leaders

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    The MEA said besides holding wide-ranging discussions on boosting bilateral cooperation, the two sides also “shared their perspective on regional and other issues of mutual interest.”. China is now upgrading and widening its existing motorable road in the Bhutanese territory of Doklam after Indian troops stopped People's Liberation Army from extending it towards the Jampheri Ridge+, which overlooks the strategically-vulnerable Siliguri Corridor or so-called "Chicken's Neck" area, in mid-June.