In an outdoor news conference, former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, grievously wounded in a 2011 attack, turned to the Capitol, raised her fist and said, "the nation is counting on you". "There are, and the thoughts and prayers of politicians are cruelly hollow if they are paired with continued legislative indifference".
The deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas left Republican-backed bills to loosen gun rules facing an uncertain future.
The mother of a 6-year-old child killed in the Sandy Hook shooting blamed Congress for not taking a stronger stand on weapons and said gun violence happens in "EVERY zip code".
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said, according to ABC News, that the focus today should be on the victims of the shooting and their families.
At the moment, the House is also set to vote on legislation that would make gun silencers more accessible. He called the Las Vegas shooting an incident of "domestic terrorism", and said that Congress and the president are in a position to tackle the issue of gun control once and for all. "#LasVegas #Newtown", she wrote in a series of tweets Monday in relation to the Las Vegas shooting. "How many lives must be lost before we act?" he asked.
But so far there is no indication that Republicans will take up gun violence legislation.
Both Kelly and Giffords have advocated for stricter gun control legislation in the years since the shooting in Tuscon that nearly took Giffords' life. "None of this ends unless we do something to stop it". "No person should endure the horror Las Vegas experienced last night", said Giffords, who has become an advocate against gun violence. "Only action and leadership will do that".
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In this respect, Eisen believes that there is "no chance whatsoever [that Hamas will agree to disarm]". But we are determined to tackle every issue and solve it in the best interest of our national cause.
"Body of one of the terrorists has been found with his identity yet to ascertained", said Director General of Police SP Vaid. Khan said around seven to eight members of the group are still at large and some of them are still active in south Kashmir.
US officials had previously refrained from calling it "attacks", instead using the vague language of "incidents". The Associated Press reported that Cuban official called the American response "irresponsible", and "hasty".
In partnership with Capital One, Sony will be introducing its new PlayStation credit card for all fans of the gaming console. The packaging for the refreshed headset will also be slightly different, with a new product image that shows the changes.
Auburn and Ole Miss will kick off at 11 a.m. on October 7 at Jordan-Hare Stadium, the SEC announced Monday morning. They've certainly responded and played really, really well. "Defensively, they're tough to run against".
The standoff has entered a new, more risky phase since then as Kim and Trump have exchanged personal insults and threats of war. As Tillerson stated, the U.S. and the DPRK governments communicate directly over the issue of "nuclear and missile tests".
Eagles key defensive players Jordan Hicks and Rodney McLeod , are listed as questionable and are expected to play on Sunday. The 14-point loss to the Chiefs is their worst loss during that span, and five of games were decided by 7 points or less.
Victory in fifth match is quite needful for the foes so as to prove that they're one of the strongest cricket teams in the world. It was a change of roles for the openers though, with Rahane leading the charge while Rohit Sharma took his time to settle down.
In case you didn't know, Buffalo actually has one of the best defensive units in all of football this season. Julio Jones lingered on the sidelines during the first half of Atlanta's game against the Bills.
Yankees host Twins in AL wild-card game
As the playoffs get underway, we take a look at what to expect when two of baseball's best stories collide in the Bronx tonight . AL MVP hopeful Aaron Judge headlines the crew, which also includes Tuesday's starter Luis Severino and catcher Gary Sanchez .
Marseille attack: Two young women stabbed to death
The minister continued that the assailant ran toward soldiers who were rushing to the scene and was shot just outside the station. Regional police chief, Olivier de Mazieres, said the attack took place at Saint-Charles station at 1:45 pm (1145 GMT) on Sunday .
Kim Jong-nam death: Women plead not guilty
The two were charged along with four North Korean men under Section 302 of the Penal Code, which carries the death penalty. Defence lawyers are convinced the real culprits have left Malaysia and that the women's innocence will be proven in court.
Surging Troy upsets No 25 LSU 24-21 at Death Valley
To start the second quarter, down only 10-0, Tennessee got a hopeful interception, 27 yards from paydirt that never would pay. LSU would likely need to move in on Kelly quickly, as the Tennessee Volunteers will also be quite interested in his services.
USA game show icon Monty Hall dead at 96
Moving to NY in 1955, he joined forces with writer-producer Stefan Hatos, and the two created the show that would make his name. It first premiered as part of NBC's daytime line-up before moving to ABC in 1968, where it continued through 1976.
Storm crush Cowboys in NRL Grand Final
The Storm have been making some uncharacteristic errors during the finals, but they will be looking to fix that on Sunday. The Storm have recovered from that disappointment in style and are a much stronger team than 12 months ago.