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Democrats welcome the gun debate to the campaign

October 19, 2015 in International

WASHINGTON (AP) — After 15 years of a virtual gag order on guns in presidential politics, Democrats are talking again. President Barack Obama is considering more executive action on gun control. The front-runner in the Democratic race to replace him says she "will not be silenced"...

Ferrari valued at almost US$10 bn for IPO

October 16, 2015 in International

[caption id="attachment_8268" align="alignleft" width="300"] A 2015 Ferrari 458 Italia[/caption] NEW YORK, United States (AFP) -- Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is planning a US stock debut for Ferrari that values the luxury Italian sports carmaker at nearly US$10 billion, according to a filing with US regulators last Friday. Ferrari,...

Lamar Odom on life support

October 16, 2015 in International

[caption id="attachment_8257" align="alignleft" width="300"] Ex-NBA star Lamar Odom[/caption] Former pro basketball player and reality TV star Lamar Odom was reportedly on life support for a second day on Thursday after falling unconscious at a Nevada brothel, as friends and family rushed to his bedside and asked...

Democrats get do-over on Black Lives Matter

October 14, 2015 in International

Democratic presidential candidates got a pointed question Tuesday night that tested their response to an issue that has caused some of them headaches with the Black Lives Matter movement. “Do black lives matter, or do all lives matter?” asked Sterling Arthur Wilkins, a law school student...