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por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 09:52

Democrats, including Senator Dianne Feinstein of California, on Wednesday introduced legislation banning aftermarket products created to allow more rapid firing. I don't see how in the world there were only 59 killed. "I just had no idea that that was possible". No one is claiming this legislation would end mass shootings.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 09:40

Bump stocks were deemed legal in 2010, meant to aid people with limited hand mobility to fire semi-automatic weapons with a single trigger pull. The National Rifle Association announced its support Thursday for regulating "bump stocks", devices that can effectively convert semi-automatic rifles into fully automated weapons and that were apparently used in the Las Vegas massacre to lethal effect.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 09:27

That's what happened after Sandy Hook: All those children and teachers murdered in their school, yet Congress refused to adopt any meaningful restrictions on gun ownership. All except one are for hunting. Those weapons have been largely outlawed for three decades, though Paddock could also have used legal or illegal means to alter semi-automatic rifles, which fire a round every time the trigger is pulled.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 09:13

They now rank 26th in the National Football League in rushing (84.7 yards per game). They don't force a lot of turnovers (four), don't rack up many sacks (one) and they give up a lot of yards (almost 400) per game, which could make things fun for Bill Belichick .

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 09:03

In a statement on Wednesday, the National Rifle Association, called for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to review whether bump stocks comply with federal law. "I do think there would be bipartisan support coming together to pass a bill to make it illegal to sell those because you can buy them now", Pelosi said Wednesday.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 09:03

Democratic senator Chris Murphy said in a statement , "This must stop". It is the first mass shooting under Trump's watch as his ability to console the nation is already being tested by his administration's response to hurricanes in Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 08:49

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said earlier Thursday that the president welcomed a review of USA policy on the devices, which were apparently used by the Las Vegas shooter to make his weapons more deadly. Richard Vasquez, former acting chief of that division, said the decision on the bump stocks was not that hard or particularly controversial with the agency.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 08:25

He inflamed racial tensions after a white-supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, and he has struggled to strike the right tone in response to hurricane devastation in Puerto Rico. Paddock wired $100,000 to the Philippines in the days before the shooting, a USA official briefed by law enforcement but not authorized to speak publicly because of the continuing investigation told the AP on condition of anonymity.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 08:19

Feinstein said at a news conference that her own daughter had been making plans to attend the Route 91 music festival in Las Vegas where the slaughter occurred, but ended up not going. Feinstein, the original author of the nation's assault weapons ban, called the existence of bump stocks a loophole. "But these automatic weapons are not for hunting, they are for killing ".

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 07:44

In addition, Democrats would support Fallin's proposal to add a sales tax to some services, Inman said . The real-world trajectory of Washington , however, is for higher deficits as Republicans focus on tax cuts, a huge hike in the defense budget, and a growing disaster aid tally that is about to hit $45 billion.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 07:46

Boston has had its struggles as of late, but don't be fooled. Unfortunately the risk of injury leaves teams hamstrung at the position unless they have another player with some catching experience playing another position, which Boston does not.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 07:41

As Christine reported , police also believe Paddock lived a secret life. Days before that, Lombardo said Paddock rented a room overlooking another Las Vegas music festival, Life is handsome. Investigators were examining a $1,00,000 wire transfer Paddock sent to an account in the Philippines that "appears to have been intended" for Danley, said a senior USA homeland security official on Tuesday.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 06:33

Alphabet's share price rose 1.9% today to close at $985.10. Google is promising a 2700mAh battery in the Pixel 2, which is below average for a flagship in 2017. The former has an aperture of f/1.7, 2x optical zoom and offers OIS in both cameras, while iPhone X has OIS, 2x optical zoom and an aperture of f/1.8.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 06:32

Marilou Danley issued the statement after returning from her native Philippines and being questioned for much of the day by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents still trying to figure out what drove Stephen Paddock to open fire on 22,000 fans at a country music festival from his 32nd-floor hotel suite.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 06:29

When a reporter told him that they are now legal, he responded: "I'd look at (Feinstein's bill ), for sure". "I own a lot of guns and as a hunter and sportsman". House Speaker Paul Ryan told Hugh Hewitt in an interview for his MSNBC show that "clearly that's something we need to look into". The difference between semi-automatic weapons and automatic weapons is what happens when you pull the trigger.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 06:22

Of the 154,000 people who could have renewed, some 58,000 had submitted applications by September 5, when the administration announced the rollback. Immigration activists planned a series of demonstrations Thursday to protest the renewal deadline, and to call for continuation of the DACA program.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 03:40

He has written about his experience on Twitter, and why he is calling for stricter gun controls right now. I was still anti-gun, at least from the point of view of most gun owners, and I don't want a gun in my home, as I think the risk outweighs the benefits.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 03:29

You have to wonder when one powerful Republican will finally say that enough is enough, that getting reelected is not worth living in a country where his or her children go to bed afraid that tomorrow might be the day they are gunned down at their bus stop, at their school or at a country music concert.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 03:12

Florida Governor Rick Scott met with emergency officials in Escambia County Thursday morning. Louisiana is expected to see a storm surge of between 2 and 3 feet, according to NWS. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), through its national headquarters in Washington, D.C., regional offices in Denton, Texas, and Atlanta, Georgia, and liaisons at the National Hurricane Center in Florida, is monitoring the track of Tropical Depression 16 that has formed in the Gulf of Mexico.

por | Octubre 06, 2017 | 02:38

Is Gray ready to match Grienke? I expect the D-Backs to go after Gray early and put him out of the game by the fifth inning. Lovullo , however, said he wouldn't hesitate to use Ray for an inning or two in the wild-card game if needed. Colorado is led by the duo of center fielder Charlie Blackmon and third baseman Nolan Arenado , both in the race for NL Most Valuable Player award.