The statistics were released on New Year's Day by the Chicago Police Department. According to WGN , shootings were up almost 50 percent from 2015 and the number of homicides jumped almost 65 percent. Of course, gun rights advocates have long understood that strict gun laws impact only law-abiding citizens who would obey the gun laws and would, therefore, be unlikely to commit crimes with guns in the first place.
In his Mirror interview, Mr McCluskey said: "Let's suppose we are not having a snap election". He said Mr Corbyn and shadow chancellor John McDonnell were not "desperate to cling onto power for power's sake". However the report cautions that mid-term polling has previously overstated Labour's support by around eight per cent, which could mean as few as 140 seats at the next election.
This blatant, impartial and one-dimensional approach clearly indicates that the role of ECOWAS is not predicated on the pursuit of justice in the resolution of this stalemate". He was not given a reason why other than security was only "acting on executive orders". An AFP correspondent said the radio station was not broadcasting on Sunday evening.
Data from monthly reports issued by the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) shows that acts of terrorism killed a total of 12,038 Iraqis and injured 14,411 others in 2016. The Najaf attack, which involved gunmen and a suicide auto bomb, followed blasts a day earlier in Baghdad that left 29 people dead, a reminder of Islamic State's continued ability to operate away from territory under its control.
Witsel, 27, nearly joined Juve in the summer but the move fell through and a deal was expected to be completed in the January transfer window ahead of him becoming a free agent at the end of the season. Starting off his career at Standard Liege, Witsel moved to Benfica before joining Zenit and was linked to a move to Juventus before the big money Chinese bid came in.
January 1, 2017 (EIRNS)-While there are clearly efforts to disrupt it, the Russian-Turkish-Iranian brokered ceasefire in Syria appears, after three days, to still be largely holding. The conflict has killed more than 300,000 people and made more than 11 million homeless. "It is important that the plan was supported by United Nations and Arab League Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura", the ministry said.
The real issue, he said , is the "collapse of entire nations, of entire states in internal conflict, and in the wars of radical Islam over the future of the Arab world and the Muslim world". The beginning o the end was the awful Iran deal, now this (U.N.)! Netanyahu on Wednesday thanked Trump on Twitter for his "warm friendship" and "clear-cut support for Israel " after the president-elect tweeted that Israel should "stay strong" as his administration approaches.
No additional details were initially given. We see and hear the festive spirit and atmosphere in television studios and in the corridors of the opposition. Israel's Channel 2 TV reported that he has accepted "favours" from businessmen in Israel and overseas. This was during his government meeting in Jerusalem.Netanyahu had said at the beginning of the meeting with his ministers, that terror continued to strike.
Campaigners Action For Rail have called for a day of action after the average increase across Britain of 2.3% came into force on Monday. The Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, is set to join the protest at King's Cross, which will include a musical flash mob accompanied by a string quartet organised by another group, Campaign for Better Transport .
Savitribai Phule is considered the India's first female teacher. Even more radically, her kept her establishment open to women from all castes. Savitribai was born in Maharashtra's Naigaon and was the eldest daughter of Khandoji Neveshe and Lakshmi Patil.
The shooting happened just before 10 p.m. Saturday along the 400 block of West Baltimore Street in Greencastle, Franklin County. During the incident, Nelson said he chambered a round to scare Mitchell before putting the gun on the floor. Taylor Nelson is charged as an adult with criminal homicide in the killing of 17-year-old Matthew Mitchell. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for January 10 in front of Magisterial District Judge Jody C.
Saturday and was last seen wearing black running trousers and a white T-shirt. They expressed hope is that, with good weather drawing many people outdoors for recreation, someone would come across Bennion if he was stuck somewhere. Bennion had gone for a trail run in a remote area, the police news release said. According to St. George police, Chad Bennion was found safe and healthy Monday after two days hunkering down in his auto, which had gotten stuck in an area where he had no cell service.
The bodies of the man and woman were found later, between half a mile to a mile from his body, said Dover RNLI. The man is believed to be in his 40s and from Greater Manchester, said Kent police. " Officers attended and the body of a man was subsequently discovered at the bottom of the cliffs by the coastguard ". A Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) spokeswoman said: "At 2.30pm today, Kent Police requested assistance from the UK Coastguard at an incident in the Dover docks area".
CNN reports that House Republicans voted 119-74 Monday night to shift the watchdog committee - tasked with keeping an eye on House members - under the control of the GOP-controlled House Ethics Committee and barring it from reviewing any violation of criminal law by members of Congress.
Israel's Justice Ministry and police have declined to comment on the media reports with the Netanyahu family denying any wrongdoing. Israel's Channel 2 News reported last week that police recently received new documents as part of a probe involving the prime minister that began nearly nine months ago.
Speaking to the Tasnim News Agency, Hassan Kazemi Qomi said it is an important point that the operation to recapture Mosul from foreign-backed terrorists is underway under the command of the Iraqi government not a foreign country and with the central role of the Hashd al-Shaabi forces.
The reality is that the people who voted against Trump know exactly what to do. Trump has scheduled an intelligence briefing midweek on the hacking, a response to President Barack Obama's announcement of new sanctions on Moscow in retaliation for the cyber-intrusion.
Authorities are suspecting the council chairman is either harbouring or fraternizing with the suspected terrorist as he failed to report his presence to security agencies. Military sources from the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) and Army said that attempts by Boko Haram to attack the Nigerien border town of Rann in Borno State, were foiled with the killings of 15 insurgents by troops in the early hours of last Friday.
He said the gruesome scene appeared aimed at sending a message from the Family of the North (FDN), a powerful local gang, to rivals from the First Capital Command (PCC), one of Brazil's largest gangs, whose base is in Sao Paulo, some 2,700kms (1,650 miles) to the southeast.
How does O'Donnell proposes stopping him, after recounts and begging the Electoral College both didn't work? Last month, O'Donnell apologized to future First Lady Melania Trump for sharing a video on her social media account that suggested that 10-year-old Barron Trump could be autistic.
Davis tells us the rest of the household was sent to the hospital where three more children were pronounced dead. It is not known exactly how long the people in the home had been breathing the toxic gas but the Amarillo Fire Department said it may have been as much as two days.
Zionist Prime Minister Benjamin spoke on the phone Saturday with Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss the conflict in Syria and "continued security cooperation", his office said. Though the police recommended an indictment, the attorney general at the time decided not to pursue the case for lack of evidence. Police have reportedly interviewed dozens of witnesses, including a prominent American backer of Netanyahu's, businessman Ronald Lauder.
Opponents of Mr Netanyahu have called for an investigation into his affairs following a series of scandals in recent months - none of which have resulted in charges. "After a short meeting, he was told that his presence is no longer required and that there shall be no further need for additional meetings". Ahead of a cabinet meeting on Sunday, Netanyahu responded, saying: "I suggest the opposition calm down".
Warne's commentary that O'Keefe is better suited to white-ball cricket is not backed up by the figures, with the 32-year-old thriving in recent seasons to compile a first-class record of 218 wickets at 23.64. "He wouldn't want too many more injuries, he'd want to make sure he's playing cricket", Lehmann said. "He's certainly improved over the a year ago".
The gunman fired up to 180 bullets, Turkish media report . Also Monday, Turkey's state news agency said 38 of the 39 victims have been identified. Thirty-nine people, including 15 foreigners, were killed on Sunday when a gunman went on a rampage at an exclusive nightclub here where revellers were celebrating the New Year.
The Islamic State gunman responsible for a mass shooting at a Turkish nightclub methodically executed patrons for "at least" 20 minutes, according to witnesses. In the United States the White House condemned what it called a horrific terrorist attack. TV images showed the scene cordoned off by police officers.
All of the Steelers playoff games are scheduled on Sundays. Tannehill suffered the injury in the team's Week 14 win over Arizona when he was hit low by Cardinals defensive lineman Calais Campbell. He's gone 2-1 replacing him, throwing eight touchdowns and three interceptions. Steelers over Dolphins- I was never sold on the Dolphins this season.
After what rebels have described as "violations" of the current ceasefire, 10 non-jihadi rebel groups said Monday they have refused to participate in further talks about planned peace negotiations with the Syrian government. The shelling and air raids ceased by that time, rebels said. Daesh and the Jabhat Fateh al-Sham are not part of the truce. Much of Friday's violence took place along the border between Hama and Idlib provinces in northwest Syria.
United States intelligence officials say the Russian hacks aimed to help Mr Trump defeat Democrat Hillary Clinton. Speaking outside his Palm Beach, Florida club, Mar-a-Lago during a New Year party, Trump who expressed lingering skepticism about intelligence assessments of Russian interference in the election, cast his declarations of doubt as an effort to seek the truth.
For Monday, it will be a frosty start for some, and then dry with sunshine for most, while feeling cold. "There'll be cloudy, slightly milder conditions alternating with clearer, frosty spells across most areas". Temperatures are expected to slowly warm by the end of the week, with the Atlantic influence seeing temperatures become increasingly unsettled by Friday.
In a statement released Monday, SpaceX said it expected the launch from California's Vandenberg Air Force Base to take place on January 8 to put satellites into orbit for Iridium Communications. SpaceX founder Elon Musk said in 2015, when propellant cooling was first implemented in the Falcon 9, that "we're sub-cooling the propellant, particularly the liquid oxygen, close to its freezing point, which increases the density quite significantly".
Despite widespread concern over the flagrant provocation and outright disregard for protocol displayed by many of Trump's tweets , Spicer said: "You know what?" Donald Trump plans to repeal a number of President Barack Obamas executive actions in his first day in the White House that he feels have "hampered" both economic growth and job creation, the US President- elects close aide said today.
They can be hand written in person at the New Year's Eve Wishing Wall in the Broadway Plazas in NY during December or submitted on Twitter or Instagram . Items now not permitted in Times Square: Alcohol (huh?), duffle bags, any backpacks, and umbrellas. 2017 is nearly here, but before we can ring in the new year, we have to watch the ball drop.
Heavier rain will fall until about 11 a.m., when it will change to a patchy drizzle until about 2 p.m. when a light rain moves through the area, according to the National Weather Service . Tuesday won't give the Wyoming Valley a break from the rain. The freezing rain will linger until Tuesday evening when it becomes normal rain, Environment Canada said.
Mr Trump is said to have told Hurt it was "inappropriate" for him to play at the club, and had his security detail escort Mr Hurt, Mr Koch, and their playing partners to the parking lot. "He used an expletive to describe the content of my book". 'I looked him in the eye and I said, "it's all true", and he said, "not in the way you said it, I can't believe why you are here".