Wednesday, February 21, 2018 11:56 PM EST
Australian Broadcasting Corp
Australian Broadcasting Corp - 17 minutes ago
One thing from President Trump's meeting with shootings survivors was abundantly clear — even with the best will in the world, ordinary Americans respectfully but fundamentally disagree on how to respond to mass shootings.
Survivors and victims of gun violence talk directly to Trump CTV News
Trump's solution for school shootings: arm teachers, post veterans with guns Chicago Tribune
Trump promises to strengthen background checks on gun buyers Xinhua
Seattlepi.com - 32 minutes ago
Leaders expressed admiration and respect for evangelist Billy Graham, who died at his North Carolina home Wednesday morning. PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP In a tweet, President Donald Trump said: "The GREAT Billy Graham is dead. There was nobody like him! He will be missed by Christians and all religions. A very special man." ___ VICE PRESIDENT MIKE PENCE "Billy Graham's ministry for the gospel of Jesus Christ and his matchless voice changed the lives of millions," Pence tweeted.
Billy Graham dies: 'America's Pastor,' adviser to presidents NZ Herald
A controversial legacy: Preacher Billy Graham dies at age 99 CTV News
Procession planned for 'America's Pastor,' Rev. Billy Graham Seattlepi.com
Fox News - 1 hour ago
After Syrian dictator Bashar Assad’s military forces and allies Wednesday pounded civilians and infrastructure, including hospitals, in Eastern Ghouta, United States United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley called on her Security Council colleagues to support a UN resolution to get humanitarian supplies to those in need.
Civilians in Syria's Eastern Ghouta: We Are Waiting Our Turn to Die' Breitbart
Syria's East Ghouta militants derail peace talks with armed provocations Russian MoD Russia Today
Rebels in Syria's Eastern Ghouta not responding to cessation of hostilities calls Xinhua
Montreal Gazette - 28 minutes ago
Trump held notes that told him to ask the participants about their experiences and what the White House could do, along with a reminder to say, ‘I hear you’
Ways to stop school shootings BBC News
How many US school shootings have there been in 2018 so far? Guardian UK
School shooting victims plead with Trump for action Montreal Gazette
Fox News - 2 hour ago
The Brookings Institution's Michael O'Hanlon commends Pence's willingness to talk to the rogue regime from a 'firm, principled position.'
Seoul picks up $260-per-meal tab for North Korea delegates: Reports Times of India
Japan sees transfer at sea that may violate North Korea sanctions Stars and Stripes
Japan issues photo of North Korea ship Yu Jong 2 UPI
Los Angeles Times
Guardian UK - 3 hours ago
The Florida senator wants to position himself as a Republican seeking compromise. Here’s what he’s said then and now
$1.5-million reward offered to solve 2001 slaying of federal prosecutor and gun control activist Los Angeles Times
Angry students, parents confront Sen. Rubio over guns at town hall Chicago Tribune
Students across U.S. stage walkouts to protest gun violence Chicago Tribune
New York Times
New York Times - 59 minutes ago
Dozens of girls are missing after the militants raided a school, raising fears they may have been taken hostage just like girls from Chibok in 2014.
Boko Haram attacks another girls' college in Nigeria, Buhari asks ministers to investigate Xinhua
50 girls missing from Nigerian town after Boko Haram attack Oklahoman
Nigeria confirms 46 students missing after Boko Haram attack on college Xinhua
Guardian UK - 15 minutes ago
US citizens are warned of ‘active security situation’ at embassy in capital Podgorica after witnesses report hearing two explosions
Montenegro: Man threw grenade at US Embassy then killed self SF Gate
Man killed after throwing grenade at US embassy in Montenegro CNN
U.S. Embassy in Montenegro attacked by suicide bomber Washington Times
CNBC - 3 hours ago
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is this week visiting India, but the young politician is not getting much of a reception.
Controversies continue to mount during Trudeau's India trip CTV News
Trudeau Clarifies to India: Canada Does Not Support Sikh Separatists Breitbart
Trudeau 'assures' India Canada won't support Sikh separatists Reuters
New York Times - 4 hours ago
The decision clears a path for President Nicolás Maduro’s re-election and threw the future of the nation’s political opposition further into doubt.
Venezuela's Maduro calls for early Congress vote as well SF Gate
Venezuela leader wants 'mega-election' BBC News
Venezuela evangelical candidate pushes Christian values in midst of crisis Reuters
Switch of tactic ahead of Venezuela poll BBC News
In Chavez-era throwback, Venezuela seizes part of a golf course Reuters
Going hungry in Venezuela BBC News
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