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People Why gun sales rise after mass shootings
Author: 0 Why gun sales rise after mass shootings

Shares in manufacturer Sturm Ruger were up nearly 3.5% when markets closed in the U.S. on Tuesday, while American Outdoor Brands which owns Smith & Wesson, rose 3.2 percent. Shortly after, then-president Barack Obama called for tighter gun control. It's been a choppy year for gun stocks: Shares soared ahead of the presidential election on fears that a Democratic president would tighten up gun control, only to fall after Donald Trump's victory, as fears of stricter policies eased.

People GOP leader says NRA-backed gun bill shelved indefinitely
Author: 0 GOP leader says NRA-backed gun bill shelved indefinitely

Following every high-profile mass shooting, much of the public naturally turns to policymakers to ask what, if anything, they're prepared to do to help save lives. "This is not something that ought to stay in Las Vegas", he told reporters. "The SHARE Act would open up our law enforcement officers to personal legal liability for doing their jobs when they inquire about interstate firearm transportation during routine stops".

People Woman who lived with Las Vegas shooter described as 'person of interest'
Author: 0 Woman who lived with Las Vegas shooter described as 'person of interest'

That's when Bland heard what he thought were fireworks. But then he was shot in the leg. "I am aware this is not the shooter, but I still stand by my statement ", Bannon said. Paddock had wired tens of thousands of dollars to someone in the Philippines over the past few months, law enforcement sources told ABC News . The official wasn't authorized to publicly discuss the matter and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity.

People Army foils infiltration bid on LoC, militant killed
Author: 0 Army foils infiltration bid on LoC, militant killed

Search operation was going on in the area, they said. The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liable for legal action. A senior defence official said that the army foiled an infiltration bid from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) in Rampur sector in Baramulla district and Tangdhar sector in Kupwara district.

People UK's Fox slams European Union for slow progress in Brexit talks
Author: 0 UK's Fox slams European Union for slow progress in Brexit talks

The "transition" phase, much discussed in the European and British press in recent weeks, gained more interest after British Prime Minister Theresa May gave a speech in Florence on September 22, which many EU leaders and officials greeted as showing an opening of the UK's position.

People 'Monopoly Man' Photobombs Equifax CEO at Senate Hearing
Author: 0 'Monopoly Man' Photobombs Equifax CEO at Senate Hearing

Twitter had its curiosity piqued about the reasons for the Monopoly man's appearance, and lauded Werner for her creativity. Much like his company exposed over 145 million people's Social Security numbers to hackers, the former CEO of Equifax got exposed to some trolling when he went to Washington, D.C., Wednesday to discuss his company's massive data breach.

People Tip To Sheriff Uncovers Suspected Human Trafficking In Macomb County
Author: 0 Tip To Sheriff Uncovers Suspected Human Trafficking In Macomb County

No matter what neighbors thought of them, no one expected the couple to trap a disabled woman in their backyard shed - and force her to perform sexual favors on strangers for money. It's unclear how the woman met the couple. The alleged human trafficking scheme came to light on September 12 when the victim's family members reached out to law enforcement.

Author: 0 Investor's Watch List: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

As per Thursday, August 6, the company rating was maintained by TD Securities. In other news, Director Steven Reinemund sold 1,100 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 4th. First Republic Inv Management holds 0% or 2,224 shares. The overall volume in the last trading session was 7,963,296 shares. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 43,125 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,459,918.75.

People Chuck Pagano: Andrew Luck will not play Sunday against 49ers
Author: 0 Chuck Pagano: Andrew Luck will not play Sunday against 49ers

Luck did return to practice this week - sort of. This marks a much anticipated return for the franchise quarterback who had surgery on his throwing shoulder in the off-season. "We'll keep an eye on him and we've got it scripted exactly how many throws he'll have and then what routes he'll throw based on each day", Pagano said.

People New Jersey toddler dies after father crashes auto, abandons him, police say
Author: 0 New Jersey toddler dies after father crashes auto, abandons him, police say

The child was then taken to Lower Bucks Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Kuhn ran a red light and collided with two other vehicles, throwing his son into the road, police said. Police officers caught up to Kuhn after a short foot chase. Police later found a child safety seat in the rear seat of the vehicle next to where the boy was sitting.

People Suspected Las Vegas gunman's girlfriend returns to US
Author: 0 Suspected Las Vegas gunman's girlfriend returns to US

The sisters of Marilou Danley - Stephen Paddock's girlfriend - said they believe the Las Vegas shooter sent her out of the country so she wouldn't interfere with his plans to kill almost 60 people, Australian media reported Wednesday.

People Ivanka Trump, Donald Trump Jr. were nearly indicted over fraud accusations
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump, Donald Trump Jr. were nearly indicted over fraud accusations

But Marc Kasowitz , Donald Trump's personal attorney, was able to secure a meeting with Vance himself. The Major Economic Crimes Bureau of the D.A.'s office opened an investigation of the Trump siblings that same year, and by then the Trump Organization hired several top NY criminal defense lawyers to represent Donald Jr.

Author: 0 Stocks in gun firms rise after massacre

Chris Kennedy and his running mate Ra Joy, both of whom have lost family members to gun violence, said in a joint statement , "Our thoughts are with the victims of last night's mass shooting and the countless families who now face a lifetime of heartache and grief".

Author: 0 UN Investigation Finds Egypt Bought Weapons from North Korea

USA authorities spotted a freight ship named Jie Shun flying a Cambodian flag which was carrying a huge arms cache was secretly heading from North Korea to Egypt forcing Cairo to sieze it, the Washington Post reported on Sunday. The U.N. has declined to level that accusation formally, instead allowing the Egyptian government to destroy the weapons and shut down the unidentified company that was to receive them, thus preserving a bit of deniability.

People Shopify rolling out Instagram shopping feature to thousands of merchants
Author: 0 Shopify rolling out Instagram shopping feature to thousands of merchants

Shopify's integration of Instagram's shopping experience simplifies the process of getting this set up, especially for Shopify users already selling goods via the commerce provider. When users see the tag, tapping on it will bring up the option to buy the product. This feature is not yet rolled out for real-time merchants as this feature is only available to selected merchants for testing objective and soon they will be rolling out to thousands of existing merchants it already has on the ...

People How Many More Massacres Before US Takes Steps to Prevent Them — WashPost
Author: 0 How Many More Massacres Before US Takes Steps to Prevent Them — WashPost

Yet with Republicans in control of both chambers and the White House those efforts are unlikely to gain traction. "It's unimaginable what people are going through right now", the visibly distraught governor said. The mass shooting has launched another debate over access to guns in the United States. Speaking slowly and somberly from the White House, Trump declared that the nation would rally together in the face of the latest act of senseless violence.

People Marseille Terrorist Ahmed Hanachi Avoided Deportation Day Before Attack
Author: 0 Marseille Terrorist Ahmed Hanachi Avoided Deportation Day Before Attack

France has been in a state of emergency since November 2015 after Islamic extremists attacked a concert hall in Paris and several bars. This is a developing story . Security forces will be able to restrict the movement of people and vehicles in and out of these zones. The attacker was killed by soldiers after the stabbing.

People Bob's Burgers is moving to the big screen in 2020!
Author: 0 Bob's Burgers is moving to the big screen in 2020!

In other words, it has to be the best movie ever made. The Emmy-winning animated program, which just launched its eight season with a fan art-inspired episode, is taking center stage at a Bob's Burgers pop-up shop on Saturday, October 7.

People May Seeks to Broaden Tory Appeal With Housing, Energy Pledge
Author: 0 May Seeks to Broaden Tory Appeal With Housing, Energy Pledge

And thanks to the P45 protestor, and her coughing nightmare, May in fact displayed a stubborn, dogged sense of duty that her team will hope is a metaphor for her premiership as she leads Britain through Brexit . "And I am sorry". In the middle of the Prime Minister's closing conference address, Brodkin approached the lectern and handed her a P45 that he said was from Boris Johnson .

People Off-duty Calif. cop's wife thanks him for protecting her, others in Vegas
Author: 0 Off-duty Calif. cop's wife thanks him for protecting her, others in Vegas

LASD officials said they would not release their names at this time. Michelle also thanked civilians who rushed to aid her and others, and called for all Americans to thank an officer in the wake of the incident. Two employees with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department were struck by gunfire, the agency said. "Our thoughts now are with the victims of violence and natural disaster in Las Vegas, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and elsewhere", said Lt Col Buccino.

People Calls For Gun Control Measures In Wake Of Vegas Massacre Go Unanswered
Author: 0 Calls For Gun Control Measures In Wake Of Vegas Massacre Go Unanswered

The pattern has repeated itself many times: After a mass shooting, widespread outrage focuses on the NRA and the politicians who take money from it, only to see them all emerge further enriched. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , D-San Francisco, called for the creation of a select committee on gun violence to work on "common sense legislation to help end this crisis".

People Salt Lake City Council to vote on Columbus Day name change
Author: 0 Salt Lake City Council to vote on Columbus Day name change

Additionally, Oct. 12 of each year will now be known as Italian American Heritage Day to recognize their history and culture without reference to Christopher Columbus. "So much to think about in terms of what we did to our Native American population and how we have never quite recovered from it", Kuehl said during Tuesday's board meeting.

Author: 0 Russian-linked Facebook ads targeted Michigan, Wisconsin during 2016 election

Russian-linked accounts on Facebook specifically targeted key battleground states with ads during the 2016 election, according to a new report. "The American people deserve to see the ways that the Russian intelligence services manipulated and took advantage of online platforms to stoke and amplify social and political tensions", Schiff wrote in a Facebook post.

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