The concealed-carry vote didn't fall entirely along partisan lines, with a bit of Democratic support and Republican opposition, but the measure is certainly GOP-driven with President Trump's backing, and represents yet another Trump-era outrage.
Another concern is the difficulty law enforcement officers may have determining the validity of an out-of-state concealed carry permit-especially when there is no national database.
"This unsafe legislation would allow gun owners to bring their guns into Boston unchecked and concealed at a time when my officers are working tirelessly to keep guns and the damage and devastation they cause out of our city", Evans said in the statement.
Embattled Rep. John Conyers to step down Tuesday
Conyers flew home to his district last week and checked into the hospital for what a family consultant said was stress. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi dug herself into a hole when she defended Conyers on Meet The Press .
December supermoon dazzles in the night sky
The supermoon is seen in the sky while a farmer walks with cows in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. In January 2018 there will be two supermoons, the first on January 1 and the second on January 31.
As the House-passed bill moves to the Senate, we made a decision to look at whether Boyle's claim about the effects on state gun laws was correct.
This marks the first piece of gun legislation pushed this far since the Las Vegas shooting massacre, once again exposing the Republican Congress' priority of pleasing the National Rifle Association rather than even attempting to curb gun violence. "Why should Texans, who have adopted strong, sensible standards for a license to carry be forced to contend with concealed carry gun owners in states that have not", O'Rourke wrote in a Medium post. "I encourage the Senate to act quickly to protect the rights of Montanans to carry concealed firearms", Gianforte said. In New York, a concealed-carry license can be applied for in the county where the applicant lives based on stringent criteria, but the state does not recognize licenses from other states.
"Establishing nationwide reciprocity will streamline regulations allowing permit holders to cross state lines without the worry of breaking the law", Rep. Claudia Tenney, R-New Hartford, said in a statement.
The proposal, H.R.38, slid through the House on a Republican-heavy 231-198 roll call after a brief debate. Right now a person has to find out what the law says in each state that they are traveling in so they don't get arrested.
A qualified individual must: (1) be eligible to possess, transport, or receive a firearm under federal law; (2) carry a valid photo identification document; and (3) carry a valid concealed carry permit issued by, or be eligible to carry a concealed firearm in, his or her state of residence. Instead, we have the highest rate of gun deaths.
According to the data from research firm eMarketer , Amazon's voice-controlled devices have been outsold Google's devices. There were also reports that Google could be creating a smart screen device to compete with the Amazon Echo Show .
Steinhoff's biggest shareholder and chairman, the billionaire Christo Wiese, has taken over as executive chairman temporarily. The company added it also needs to determine if any financial statements from previous years need to be restated.
Anderson is listed as the defendant in a protective order petition issued on Monday the District Court of Cleveland County. "Mr. Anderson is the Sooners' leading rusher, averaging nearly 6.0 yards per carry with 960 yards rushing and 11 touchdowns.
Going 70-yards in 10 plays the Patriots were able to extend their lead thanks to a Rex Bulkhead 1-yard touchdown run. But who would have thought that neither of these teams would score a first-half touchdown on Sunday.
The Aztec Police Department is also asking parents to meet at the Aztec Police Department where they can pick up their children. 15 others are injured, according to a statement by the Navajo Nation Office of the President and Vice President, KOB4 reports.
Who knows? Maybe T-Swift will write a song about the incident and make #TeamYeezy even more " famous ". Fans also speculated several songs were inspired by the "bad blood" between her and Kardashian-West.
Special Counsel Robert Mueller was said to have subpoenaed Deutsche Bank for the release of Trump's medical records. The heat on the investigation of President Trump's finances has just been cranked up even further.
The Buckeyes won 27-21 in the Big Ten championship game, and they have a slightly-better resume then the Crimson Tide. But if the Buckeyes capture their 36th conference title, they might need help to reach college football's final four.
Amazon launches Prime membership for S'pore
The catch here is that the worldwide range of over five million products is only available within the Prime Now app itself. But for a limited period, it goes for $2.99 a month, although Amazon did not specify for how long.
Whom should CSK and Rajasthan retain for IPL 2018?
We were gunning for RTMs, so we got three RTMs and we are happy about that. 3 Maximum number of 2 Uncapped Indian players. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had asked franchises as to how many players they would like to retain.
Be Ockhi-ready, EC tells Gujarat CEO
Rainfall at most places with isolated heavy rainfall very likely over Andaman and Nicobar Islands during next three days. Dozens of fishermen were rescued Friday from the sea which is very rough under the influence of Cyclone Ockhi.
Apple Pay Cash rolls out alongside peer-to-peer payments
While our American neighbours have all the fun with Apple Pay Cash , Canadians can only dream of the feature landing here. If you use a credit card, there is a 3% fee on each transaction, which can be avoided altogether by using a debit card.
Facebook launches new messaging app made for kids
No ads means that Facebook will collect "little data" since it won't be doing targeted advertising towards kids on Messenger Kids. While parents might love Messenger Kids , it remains to be seen if children will want use an app that their parents control.