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Unforgettable images from 2012

Dec 31, 2012

Unforgettable images from 2012

We take a look at some exceptional images from 2012. Some recount events that shocked the world, while others stand-out in terms of what they depict. #ImagesOfTheDay #Costa Concordia #Hurricane Sandy #Rear View 2012 #Newtown killings
The world ended on Friday after all - thanks to NRA

Dec 23, 2012

The world ended on Friday after all - thanks to NRA

Debate is for later. The NRA wants guns in schools NOW. #ConnectTheDots #Newtown #National Rifle Association
Don't cry for me, America: No tears for the children killed by Obama's drones

Dec 21, 2012

Don't cry for me, America: No tears for the children killed by Obama's drones

Are Obama's tears for the children of Newtown hypocritical? Do they just prove not all children are equal? Why is Obama not shedding tears for children killed by drone strikes he authorises? #OnOurMind #Barack Obama #Drone attacks in Pakistan #Newtown shooting
After Newtown, teachers are the new American heroes

Dec 19, 2012

After Newtown, teachers are the new American heroes

When TIME Magazine picks its Persons of the Year, it is hard to imagine that Victoria Soto and Dawn Hochsprung, the teachers at Sandy Hook who died in the line of duty, would not make the cut. America has rediscovered old heroes. #Inpraiseof #Teachers #Sandy Hook Elementary #Newtown shooting
Newtown shooting: NRA breaks silence on guncontrol debate

Dec 19, 2012

Newtown shooting: NRA breaks silence on guncontrol debate

The most powerful supporter of gun owners, the National Rifle Association, broke its silence Tuesday, four days after the school shooting. #NewsTracker #US school shooting #Newtown shooting

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Newtown shooting: NRA breaks silence on guncontrol debate

Sep 17, 2014

Fee-paying schools raise charges as sector stabilises

Most fee-paying schools have raised their charges this year, although pupil numbers in the sector continue to slide. Higher running costs and cuts in state support have triggered the fee increases, which range from €50 to €400 a year for day pupils. ...
Newtown shooting: NRA breaks silence on guncontrol debate

Sep 12, 2014

Newtown donations created deep rift after shootings, official says

The millions of dollars in donations and grants that poured into Newtown, Connecticut, in the aftermath of one of the worst school massacres in U.S. history have created a deep, "permanent fracture" in the community, a town official said on Friday...
Newtown shooting: NRA breaks silence on guncontrol debate

Sep 11, 2014

Missouri Lawmakers Pass Legislation To Allow More Guns In Schools, Towns With Open Carry Bans

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri lawmakers expanded the potential for teachers to bring guns to schools and for residents to openly carry firearms, in a vote Thursday that capped a two-year effort by the Republican-led Legislature to expand gun ri... #California #Missouri #Connecticut #Kansas City, MO #U.S. Republican Party #Jay Nixon #Open Carry #New York (state) #Department of Public Safety