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Florida Senate passes restrictions on gun sales

Florida Senate passes restrictions on gun sales

The bill crafted in response to the February 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, during which former student Nikolaus Cruz killed 17 students and faculty members, passed by a vote of 20 to 18 . Calling the measure a first step, Book - who was one of the three Senate Democrats to vote in favor of the bill - said lawmakers were elected to represent the will of the people.


Is Rajinikanth the MGR that Tamil Nadu needs?

Is Rajinikanth the MGR that Tamil Nadu needs?

In December, the 67-year-old actor announced that he will launch a political party that will contest all 234 constituencies in the next Tamil Nadu assembly elections, due in 2021. If anyone says he will be the next MGR, he is insane. Tamil Nadu needs a leader, a leadership. He further added that he has learnt a lot about politics following his close relationship with M Karunanidhi, Congress leader GK Moopanar and Cho Ramasamy.


Turkey to set up camps for 170000 people near Syria's Idlib

Turkey to set up camps for 170000 people near Syria's Idlib

At a news conference on Tuesday, the SDF announced it would pull fighters out of areas of eastern Syria, where they have been fighting pockets of IS jihadists, in order to shore up defences in Afrin. "The numbers in Afrin are not a problem", he said. Turkey sees the YPG as a "terrorist" group and has bombarded the region with air strikes and artillery fire since January 20.


Italy's League, 5-Star vie for power after inconclusive vote

Italy's League, 5-Star vie for power after inconclusive vote

He added the party would work in order to try to form a government "with those forces that agree on the center-right's program". While the latest projections show his alliance with Silvio Berlusconi's Forza Italia is nearly certain to fall short of an outright majority, Salvini said he's won the right to govern, and ruled out cutting a deal with other groups.


France to set legal age of sexual consent at 15

France to set legal age of sexual consent at 15

French officials will create a legal age of consent, changing the country's law to classify sex with someone younger than 15 as rape, regardless of whether physical force is used. Different European nations have different ages of consent, with the UK, Belgium, Spain and Russian Federation saying 16, while Germany, Italy and Hungary have it set at 14, Newsweek reported .


The Best Social Reactions to the 'Bachelor' Finale Breakup

The Best Social Reactions to the 'Bachelor' Finale Breakup

And we had some pretty good moments or proposals and babies. Some saw the silver lining in her rejection. The date with Becca starts with a downpour, which may or may not be foreshadowing. "That wasn't fun to hear", Becca tells the camera. He should've had the decency to understand that no person ever wants to experience a totally unexpected breakup from their fiancé, and if it must happen, then they absolutely do not want it to be filmed for a national audience.