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Celebs Slam Trump for His Response to San Juan Mayor's Plea

Celebs Slam Trump for His Response to San Juan Mayor's Plea

It's not clear if the two will meet when Trump arrives on Tuesday. "All I did last week, or even this week, was ask for help". He lashed out against such critics again Sunday on Twitter , calling them " politically motivated ingrates ".


Will the Las Vegas mass shooting lead to more gun control?

Will the Las Vegas mass shooting lead to more gun control?

It's been illegal to carry a toy gun on the Las Vegas Strip since 2012, when Clark County commissioners passed an ordinance banning "dangerous objects" from the Strip. Semi-automatic weapons as well as machine guns are allowed if they comply with federal law, which outlaws civilians from owning machine guns made after 1986, according to Slate.


Yogi's Gorakhpur, not Taj Mahal, finds a spot in UP tourism booklet

Yogi's Gorakhpur, not Taj Mahal, finds a spot in UP tourism booklet

The booklet, which was released by state Tourism Minister Rita Bahuguna to mark the six-month anniversary of Yogi Adityanath's government winning the elections in Uttar Pradesh . It mentions many locations, including the Gorakhpur temple where Yogi Adityanath is the head priest. According to the UP tourism website itself, the Taj Mahal attracts from 7 to 8 million visitors annually, with more than 0.8 million from overseas.


The Palestinian government meets in Gaza, a first since 2014

The Palestinian government meets in Gaza, a first since 2014

By leaving security issues for later, the two sides managed to agree last month on reviving a joint government they formed that crumbled 10 years ago. It also reported Abbas stating the goal of reconciliation is to enforce single authority, single law and single weapon. Previous attempts at reconciliation have failed, but years of worldwide isolation and steadily worsening conditions in Gaza, combined with encouragement from Egypt , appear to have pushed Hamas towards compromise.


LA police find no evidence of shooting at USC

LA police find no evidence of shooting at USC

Students took cover until police were able to give them the all clear. "Some students told me that their teacher called the police to report the shooting", said Wang. No additional information has been released. A university alert says shots were reported but not confirmed. Students and faculty are being urged to avoid the area or shelter in place.


Russian firm provides new internet connection to North Korea

Russian firm provides new internet connection to North Korea

Experts believe that the move strengthens North Korea's cybersecurity capabilities at a time of heightened tensions with the us - and also reduces its reliance on China . Over the weekend, the U.S. Cyber Command conducted an operation against the Reconnaissance General Bureau, North Korea's military spy agency, by using denial-of-service attacks to cut off internet access for North Korean users.