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Florida school shooting: Trump ‘supportive’ of better gun background checks

Media captionWhat has Donald Trump said about guns and gun control? US President Donald Trump supports efforts to improve background checks on gun ownership, the White House says. He spoke with Republican Senator John Cornyn about a bipartisan bill that seeks to improve the checks in place before someone can buy a gun. The suspect […]

Fergie apologises for NBA national anthem performance

Fergie apologises for NBA national anthem performance

Image copyright Allsport/Getty Image caption Fergie gives it her all at the Staples Center It’s fair to say Fergie’s jazzy, slowed-down version of the Star-Spangled Banner at Sunday’s NBA All-Star game wasn’t a hit with everyone. And now the US singer has apologised for her performance. The singer told TMZ: “I’ve always been honoured and […]

Justin Trudeau in India: Is the Canadian PM being cold-shouldered?

Image copyright EPA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s first official visit to India has not been the headline-grabbing love fest he must be accustomed to on his overseas trips. Despite plenty of photo opportunities, including at the Taj Mahal, Mr Trudeau and his family’s tour has been largely ignored by senior members of the Indian […]

Winter Olympics: Canada’s Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir ice dance champions for second time

Media playback is not supported on this device Canadian duo win ice dancing with record score Canada’s Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir held their nerve to become Olympic ice dance champions for a second time. France’s Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron led after a new free dance world record of 123.35. But 122.40 for Virtue […]

Florida school shooting: Trump ‘supportive’ of better gun background checks

Media captionWhat has Donald Trump said about guns and gun control? US President Donald Trump supports efforts to improve background checks on gun ownership, the White House says. He spoke with Republican Senator John Cornyn about a bipartisan bill that seeks to improve the checks in place before someone can buy a gun. The suspect […]

Florida school shooting: Trump ‘supportive’ of better gun background checks

Media captionWhat has Donald Trump said about guns and gun control? US President Donald Trump supports efforts to improve background checks on gun ownership, the White House says. He spoke with Republican Senator John Cornyn about a bipartisan bill that seeks to improve the checks in place before someone can buy a gun. The suspect […]

Florida school shooting: Trump ‘supportive’ of better gun background checks

Media captionWhat has Donald Trump said about guns and gun control? US President Donald Trump supports efforts to improve background checks on gun ownership, the White House says. He spoke with Republican Senator John Cornyn about a bipartisan bill that seeks to improve the checks in place before someone can buy a gun. The suspect […]

Trump ‘supportive’ of improved gun background checks

Media captionWhat has Donald Trump said about guns and gun control? US President Donald Trump is “supportive” of efforts to improve background checks on gun ownership, the White House says. He spoke with Republican Senator John Cornyn about a bipartisan bill that seeks to improve the checks in place before someone can buy a gun. […]

Florida school shooting: Students to march on Washington

Media captionOn Saturday student Emma Gonzalez, an organiser of the march, told lawmakers: “Shame on you!” Young survivors of Wednesday’s school shooting in Florida have announced a national march on Washington to demand political action on gun control. Students organisers told US media that they are determined to make Wednesday’s shooting a turning point in […]

Florida school shooting: Trump links FBI’s missteps to Russia investigation

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Wednesday’s attack in Parkland was the deadliest US school shooting since 2012 President Donald Trump has rebuked the FBI for missing signals before Wednesday’s school shooting in Florida. The agency was “spending too much time trying to prove Russian collusion with the Trump campaign”, Mr Trump tweeted. “There is […]