WEDNESDAY 28 FEBRUARY 2018, IN TERRIS
Students return to School, after 17 of their classmates and staff members were slain in a mass shooting
tudents and teachers passed through tight security cordons of dozens of officers as classes resumed Wednesday for the first time since a troubled teenager with an AR-15 killed 17 of their friends and classmates, thrusting them into the center of the nation's gun debate. The armed police, designed to make Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School feel secure, were accompanied by comfort animals including a donkey and horses. One of the horses had "eagle pride" painted on its side,...
WEDNESDAY 03 JANUARY 2018, IN TERRIS
The vehicle was rammed by a truck and precipitated by 100 meters: 5 survivors
t least 48 people died when a bus tumbled down a cliff onto a rocky beach Tuesday along a narrow stretch of highway known as the “Devil’s Curve,” Peruvian police and fire officials said. The bus carrying 57 people was headed to Peru’s capital when it was struck by a tractor trailer shortly before noon and plunged down the slope, said Claudia Espinoza with Peru’s voluntary firefighter brigade. The blue bus came to rest upside down on a strip of shore next to...
FRIDAY 29 DECEMBER 2017, IN TERRIS
Even a child 1 year old among the victims. Twelve wounded. The causes under investigation
ew York City’s deadliest residential fire in decades spread through every floor of a Bronx apartment building within a matter of minutes, city officials said, killing 12 people and sending other residents scrambling outside into the cold and down fire escapes to safety. The dead included a child around a year old, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said during a briefing late Thursday, adding that four more people were fighting for their lives. Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro called...
TUESDAY 12 DECEMBER 2017, IN TERRIS
Appeal to the Congress: "Laxist system. Reforms on immigration urgent"
A would-be suicide bomber’s rush-hour blast in the heart of the New York City subway system failed to cause the bloodshed he intended, authorities said, but it gave new fuel to President Donald Trump’s push to limit immigration. Hours after Monday’s explosion in an underground passageway connecting two of Manhattan’s busiest stations, Trump cited the background of the alleged bomber in renewing his call for closer scrutiny of foreigners who come to the country and less immigration...
TUESDAY 05 DECEMBER 2017, IN TERRIS
Another success for Trump: the ban will limit access to citizens of 6 Muslim Countries
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump by allowing his latest travel ban targeting people from six Muslim-majority countries to go into full effect even as legal challenges continue in lower courts. The nine-member court, with two liberal justices dissenting, granted his administration’s request to lift two injunctions imposed by lower courts that had partially blocked the ban, which is the third version of a contentious policy that Trump first sought...
WEDNESDAY 08 NOVEMBER 2017, IN TERRIS
Bitter anniversary for Trump, today in China: republican flop in the Big Apple, in New Jersey and in Virginia
Mayor Bill de Blasio cruised to re-election on Tuesday, fending off token opposition to win a second term as the leader of the nation’s largest city. De Blasio, a Democrat, easily defeated Republican state lawmaker Nicole Malliotakis, of Staten Island, and several third-party candidates. Speaking to supporters at an election night party at the Brooklyn Museum, de Blasio pledged to make New York the “fairest city in America,” promising to increase investments in pre-kindergarten and...
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TRUMP AND GUNS
Trump’s tweet came after his White House put out a plan to combat school shootings
Small group of Syrian civilians left the rebel-held enclave of eastern Ghouta
British lawmaker says the poisoning of Sergei Skripal
Trump vows to help arm teachers and backs off raising age for buying guns
Latest on developments in Afghanistan: 9 dead in Kabul and 16 in province
TRUMP AND KIM JONG UN
Kim and Trump plan to meet in May
NETANYAHU IN WASHINGTON
Trump dangles Israel trip for new embassy
Slovak leader urges govt changes