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Trump Joins Mar-a-Lago Disco Party After Visiting Survivors Of School Shooting

Trump Joins Mar-a-Lago Disco Party After Visiting Survivors Of School ShootingPresident Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump attended a party at Mar-a-Lago on Friday just hours after visiting first responders and wounded survivors of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting that killed 17 people.




POSTED FEBRUARY 17, 2018 10:44 PM

'3 Billboards In Florida' Troll Marco Rubio Over School Shooting

'3 Billboards In Florida' Troll Marco Rubio Over School ShootingBorrowing a scene from an Oscar-nominated film, three red billboard-sized messages have popped up in the streets of Miami and beyond to publicly flame Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.)




POSTED FEBRUARY 17, 2018 1:10 AM

Florida school massacre suspect on authorities' radar in 2016: report

Florida school massacre suspect on authorities' radar in 2016: reportA teenager accused of shooting to death 17 people at a Florida high school was investigated by police and state officials as far back as 2016 after slashing his arm in a social media video, and saying he wanted to buy a gun, but authorities determined he was receiving sufficient support, a newspaper said on Saturday. Nikolas Cruz, 19, is charged with committing multiple murders on Wednesday at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, a Miami suburb. More vigils and funerals were scheduled for this weekend in and around Parkland.




POSTED FEBRUARY 17, 2018 2:43 PM

Dianne Feinstein Wants To Raise Minimum Age For Assault Weapon Purchases To 21

Dianne Feinstein Wants To Raise Minimum Age For Assault Weapon Purchases To 21announced Friday that she is introducing legislation to raise the minimum age to purchase rifles — including military-style assault weapons — from 18 to 21.




POSTED FEBRUARY 17, 2018 2:50 AM

'Do not test Israel's resolve', Netanyahu warns Iran

'Do not test Israel's resolve', Netanyahu warns IranMunich (Germany) (AFP) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Tehran on Sunday over aggressions by Iran and its "proxies" in Syria, saying he would not allow them to "put a noose of terror around our neck".




POSTED FEBRUARY 18, 2018 10:26 AM

Powerful 7.2-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Mexico

Powerful 7.2-Magnitude Earthquake Hits MexicoA powerful 7.5-magnitude earthquake hit Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday evening, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.




POSTED FEBRUARY 16, 2018 7:01 PM

Florida shooting: Librarian who saved 55 'knew what to do because her friend survived Sandy Hook'

Florida shooting: Librarian who saved 55 'knew what to do because her friend survived Sandy Hook'Diana Haneski, a library media specialist at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, jumped into action when she heard the school was under lockdown on her radio. Speaking to Reuters, Ms Haneski, 57, said she knew what to do as her friend, a fellow librarian, had managed to save 22 people during the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in 2012. “She was there that day in Sandy Hook and because of her I knew what to do,” she said.




POSTED FEBRUARY 17, 2018 7:35 AM

American figure skater Vincent Zhou is brilliant, bemusing

American figure skater Vincent Zhou is brilliant, bemusingGANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — The personality of American figure skater Vincent Zhou, who made his Olympic debut with a superb short program Friday, was neatly summed up by his social media response to a fan who recently asked what era he would visit if he could travel back in time.




POSTED FEBRUARY 16, 2018 7:25 PM

Gus Kenworthy and His Boyfriend Kissed on TV at the Olympics and Fans Are Ecstatic

Gus Kenworthy and His Boyfriend Kissed on TV at the Olympics and Fans Are EcstaticHe is one of the first openly gay Americans to compete at the Winter Olympics




POSTED FEBRUARY 17, 2018 10:39 PM

‘Devastating’ Videos Show Jokhang Temple, ‘Heart Of Tibetan Buddhism,’ Consumed By Fire

‘Devastating’ Videos Show Jokhang Temple, ‘Heart Of Tibetan Buddhism,’ Consumed By FireThe Jokhang temple, one of Tibet’s most sacred sites, reportedly caught on fire on Saturday in the city of Lhasa.




POSTED FEBRUARY 18, 2018 5:18 AM

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