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Murphy said nowhere by America do large-scale mass shootings happen with regularity. But thoughts and prayers "are NOT enough", Warren continued. "We pray for the day that evil is banished and the innocent are safe from hatred and fear", Trump said. Attempts to renew the assault weapon law that was passed in 1994 and expired in 2004 have failed, despite the Sandy Hook, San Bernardino and Pulse nightclub mass shootings.
  • Minnesota Republicans, businesses, praise GOP tax plan

    Minnesota Republicans, businesses, praise GOP tax plan

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    Taxpayers in the bottom 95 percent would see tax cuts averaging 1.2 percent of after-tax income or less next year. 20 House Republicans, all from blue states, signed onto a letter to Treasury Secretary Mnuchin earlier this year opposing elimination of the SALT deduction.
  • How to Help Puerto Rico

    How to Help Puerto Rico

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    Donald Trump has hit out this Saturday to the authorities of Porto Rico "unable to put their employees at work to help" in response to criticisms on the slow pace of federal assistance, after the passage of hurricane Maria on this american territory.
  • I'm too busy to pay attention to Trump tweets, says mayor

    I'm too busy to pay attention to Trump tweets, says mayor

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    But American citizens who live in USA territory in the Caribbean seemed to be an afterthought in Trump world. Munro said the union has heard from more than 100 truckers who have offered to help, and The Teamsters is working to vet those drivers and ensure they have the proper licenses and availability.
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    North Korea does not show"interest" for a dialogue with the United States

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    BEIJING-The U.S.is in direct contact with North Korea , "probing" to see if Pyongyang is willing to engage in talks despite tensions that remain overheated, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said. Tillerson expressed hope for reducing tensions with North Korea , which is fast advancing toward its goal of developing a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the USA mainland.
  • Austria's 'Burqa Ban' law comes into force

    Austria's 'Burqa Ban' law comes into force

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    Those who defy the ban could face a fine of €150 (£132). The measures apply to visitors as well, despite the fact that the Alpine country receives a large number of Arab tourists. Austria's parliament approved the ban in May despite protests from Muslim groups and opposition from lawyers and the country's own President. Police forces are also allowed to use force on women who are not abiding the law.
  • Nude sketch may be a da Vinci study for the Mona Lisa

    Nude sketch may be a da Vinci study for the Mona Lisa

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    Paris: A nude charcoal sketch of a woman from 16th century, believed to be made by Leonardo da Vinci of Mona Lisa , has been found in France, claim experts. The hands and body are nearly identical to those in da Vinci's inscrutable masterpiece. The hottie Monna Vanna, ca 1515. The drawing is approximately the same size as the Mona Lisa , and small holes around the subject suggest it may have been traced from, Deldicque told The Guardian .
  • September deadliest month with 3000 Syrians killed: war monitor

    September deadliest month with 3000 Syrians killed: war monitor

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    The Observatory said Islamic State fighters had seized control of Qaryatayn in a surprise attack launched after its fighters had infiltrated the town. The Observatory, which tracks Syria's war now in its seventh year, said that over the past two years the Russian military has killed more than 5,700 civilians, 4,258 IS fighters and 3,893 others from insurgent groups.
  • President Trump Will Visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday

    President Trump Will Visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday

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    Puerto Rico , home to more than 3 million US citizens, has had limited food, bottled water and medical supplies since Hurricane Maria struck nine days ago. "We've got a long way to go", Long said. The San Juan, Puerto Rico mayor dropped all diplomacy during a Friday press conference, accusing the federal government of "killing us with the inefficiency and the bureaucracy".
  • Lonzo Ball Roasts Rookie Teammate For Being Disappointing In College

    Lonzo Ball Roasts Rookie Teammate For Being Disappointing In College

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    Be patient Laker fans, the scoring will come. "I felt like fatigue was a big factor", he said. I mean, he passed the ball well. Walton added, "I was shocked previous year". Walton's takeaway was that Ball needs to shoot more - take shots that are there, rather than pass up shots too often to look for teammates. " We are in this together ", said Walton, per ESPN.
  • USA cuts embassy staff in Cuba after mystery attacks

    USA cuts embassy staff in Cuba after mystery attacks

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    Washington, Sep 30 (IANS) The US on Friday ordered the withdrawal of all non-essential personnel assigned to its embassy in Cuba's capital, as well as all family members, an action taken after at least 21 American diplomats showed symptoms of apparent sonic attacks, the secretary of state said.
  • Alabama primary runoff shows Trump's base had a different idea

    Alabama primary runoff shows Trump's base had a different idea

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    Moore will now enter the general election race as a heavy favorite against Democrat Doug Jones . It wasn't like he was a flawless candidate and everyone chose this firebrand over him, at all. The primary played out as a proxy fight between Trump and his former strategist Stephen Bannon , who backed Moore as the candidate who could best deliver on the Trump campaign's populist promises.
  • Back to basics for South Africa after All Blacks trouncing

    Back to basics for South Africa after All Blacks trouncing

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    The All Blacks , who face Argentina in their penultimate game later on Saturday, now have a six-point lead. Wallabies players don't realise how good they actually are and need to cotton on quickly as they prepare for another gruelling Rugby Championship assignment.
  • Palace confirms Trump's visit to PH for Asean summit in November

    Palace confirms Trump's visit to PH for Asean summit in November

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    His visit will include attending two major summits, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum in Vietnam and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations conclave in the Philippines. "The American-Filipino relationship is so resilient that it bounces back right always regardless of personalities and issues", Cayetano said. During the Asia tour, Trump would not be stopping over in "good friend" India which the White House has categorised as falling into the Pacific region.