NRA holds ‘fashion show’ for gun accessories

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/nra-fashion_concealed.jpg?quality=90&strip=all It was clothing to die for. The National Rifle Association put on a “fashion show’’ Friday in Milwaukee, Wis., showcasing gun-toting accessories. Forget about using slinky models to show-off the new fangled holsters —…



U.S. border agents find smuggling tunnel in San Diego

(Reuters) – Border Patrol agents discovered a tunnel running under the U.S.-Mexico border Saturday in San Diego, California apparently used for illegal immigration, authorities said. Border Patrol Agent Eduardo Olmos said Saturday that agents detained…


Trudeau spends Saturday sampling wine, visiting Tamil Fest

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/canada/2017/08/26/trudeau-spends-saturday-sampling-wine-visiting-tamil-fest/trudeau-wine.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgNIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, ONT.—It was a Saturday of wine and peaches and cream for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The prime minister’s first stop of the day was Niagara-on-the-Lake for a visit to Niagara College’s teaching winery, where…


Jagmeet Singh calls out NDP opponents on niqab issue in Quebec

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/canada/2017/08/26/jagmeet-singh-calls-out-ndp-opponents-on-niqab-issue-in-quebec/n-m-citizenship-8389-rb-9.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgOTTAWA—On the eve of the only French debate of the NDP leadership race, contender Jagmeet Singh criticized two of his opponents for their statements on a contentious Quebec law that would ban face coverings, such…


One of North Korea’s missiles blew up ‘almost immediately’: US

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/gettyimages-839268994.jpg?quality=90&strip=all One of three short-range ballistic missiles that North Korea fired early Saturday blew up “almost immediately,” while the other two flew about 155 miles into the sea, US officials said. North Korea likely fired…


Calgary Pride and police will work together to improve relationship

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/canada/2017/08/26/calgary-pride-and-police-will-work-together-to-improve-relationship/caglarypride.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgCalgary Pride organizers say a meeting with police and other officials was productive but never was intended to reverse a decision to bar officers from marching in their uniforms in this year’s parade. The organization…


Winnipeg sex offender tells judge delay in his case allowed him to commit second crime

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/canada/2017/08/26/winnipeg-sex-offender-tells-judge-delay-in-his-case-allowed-him-to-commit-second-crime/winnipeg-police-stock-1.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgWINNIPEG—A man who lured young girls over the internet while awaiting sentencing for the same offences told a Winnipeg judge the lengthy delay in his case allowed him to reoffend. David Thomas Pearson was sentenced…


Young Girl Is Sole Survivor After Airstrike Topples Her Yemen Home

https://static01.nyt.com/images/2017/08/27/world/27yemen1/27yemen1-moth.jpgA young girl pulled from the rubble of her home was the only survivor in her family after an airstrike toppled their apartment in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa on Friday. Buthaina Muhammad Mansour, believed…


Fallen Bronx Marine gets street sign in her honor

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/2h6a3471.jpg?quality=90&strip=allA Bronx native who enlisted in the US Marines and was killed in one of the deadliest days for American women in uniform was immortalized with a street sign Saturday. Tearful family and friends at…