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Rubio defends NRA donations: 'People buy into my agenda'

Rubio defends NRA donations: 'People buy into my agenda'

Less than a week after a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School , longtime gun rights advocate Marco Rubio presented himself as a changed man during a remarkable two-hour forum on gun control televised by CNN . His comments at the CNN Town Hall Wednesday received loud cheers from the audience. One student absent from the town hall was Colton Haab. NRA national spokesperson Dana Loesch in CPAC speech Thursday said "many in legacy media love mass shootings " ...


Sena chief Uddhav takes dig at Sharad Pawar over his reservation comment

Sena chief Uddhav takes dig at Sharad Pawar over his reservation comment

When Raj Thackeray asked questions on Pawar's view on the huge Rs 1.1 lakh crore Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project, the NCP chief said, "I am not opposed to the project per se". I wonder whether he bothered to inquire, who in his party watched it because most of the Shiv Sainiks were glued to the TV sets", Tapase said. Pawar even went on to criticise several steps taken by the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre which includes demonetisation and also the bullet train project.


Conte feels Christensen could captain Chelsea one day

Conte feels Christensen could captain Chelsea one day

Despite his impressive form, Christensen was criticised by a number of pundits this week after his mistake cost Chelsea in their Champions League clash with Barcelona . also Palace is an important game for us, but then there is Barcelona ". Conte also dismissed the suggestion that mental weaknesses could be responsible for Chelsea's recent inconsistency.


Trump says Russia, Iran behavior in Syria a 'disgrace'

Trump says Russia, Iran behavior in Syria a 'disgrace'

The vote is set to take place on Friday. He said the council will meet at noon EST on Saturday and there will be a vote. Skoog said the council members were "very very close" to consensus on Friday but they were not able to close the gap completely.


Common, Mary J. Blige To Perform At The Academy Awards

Common, Mary J. Blige To Perform At The Academy Awards

Andra Day , Natalia LaFourcade , Miguel , Keala Settle and Sufjan Stevens will also be performing. In the film itself, Gael García Bernal also lends his voice for a version of " Remember Me ", sung by his character Hector, a skeletal trickster who accompanies protagonist Miguel on his journey through the Land of the Dead.


U.S. immigration agency removes 'nation of immigrants' from mission statement

U.S. immigration agency removes 'nation of immigrants' from mission statement

The new mission statement reads: "U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services administers the nation's lawful immigration system, safeguarding its integrity and promise by efficiently and fairly adjudicating requests for immigration benefits while protecting Americans, securing the homeland, and honoring our values".