The FBI is conducting an extensive review of how it handled that tip to see if mistakes were made, a federal law enforcement official told Reuters.
And while the President said he was preparing to "tackle the hard issue of mental health", the school superintendent in Broward County, Florida-where the mass shooting took place-said "NOW is the time for this country to have a real conversation on gun control".
Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel told a news conference 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz fired into three rooms on the first floor of the school in Parkland, then went back and fired again into two of those rooms. According to authorities, around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Cruz began shooting people outside of the school before putting on a gas mask, setting off smoke grenades, pulling a fire alarm and entering the school, firing an AR-15 rifle.
Since January 2013, there have been at least 291 school shootings, according to Everytown for Gun Safety, a non-profit group that advocates for gun control.
They say what happened in Parkland, could've happened anywhere, even in Valdosta.
Nine months ago, a YouTube user with the handle "nikolas cruz" left a comment on a Discovery UK documentary about the gunman in the 1966 University of Texas tower shooting.
"He is suffering from significant mental illness and significant trauma and he has some very hard decisions to make shortly", said Weeks.
On Thursday (15 February), the president's son liked a tweet by conservative commentator Kurt Schlichter that suggested the Federal Bureau of Investigation had been too preoccupied with undermining Donald Trump to prevent the school shooting. According to The AP, they report a United States official has identified the shooter as Nikolas Cruz. Jordan Jereb, the leader of the "Republic of Florida" white identitarian militia, told AP on Thursday that Cruz took part in some activities with the group, but "acted on his own behalf" in the school attack.
What have teachers and classmates said about Cruz?
Some say he was troubled, others say he was quiet.
"He was quiet in class".
"I would like to think that they are already investigating this guy", said Bennight.
While Olvera said Cruz was abusive toward an ex-girlfriend, others said he was a loner.
The top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee is accusing White House of "showing a blatant disregard for national security". Banks said he resigned after being told he wouldn't be granted a security clearance because of marijuana use five years ago.
Apple confirmed that a bug is causing its devices to crash when a Telugu character is sent to the device or typed in text editor. The only way to escape this cycle is to get someone else to message you and delete the thread containing the malicious message.
It is not a win for either side, but a good compromise and Google acknowledged the same in a statement on Twitter . The deal comes after Getty lodged gripes with regulators in both the USA and Europe over Google Images.
Raymond James & Associates decreased Diageo P L C (NYSE:DEO) stake by 7,548 shares to 360,542 valued at $47.64M in 2017Q3. The stock has actually grown in the past week, as the company has gathered a 0.32% return in the past 5 trading days.
That might have been the least of Hughes' concerns earlier in the day as he clearly struggled in qualifying. But he advanced to the small final anyway, and participated despite a podium not being on the line.
Hendley & Co Inc decreased its stake in Estee Lauder (EL) by 6.83% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The company was maintained on Monday, July 31 by BMO Capital Markets. (NASDAQ:ALXN) on Monday, October 23 with "Buy" rating.
Toronto Dominion Bank grew its holdings in Dicks Sporting Goods by 169.2% during the 3rd quarter. (NYSE:DKS) for 53 shares. The firm's price to book was 1.77, which can be compared with current price to get idea about under or overvalue of stock.
He said the references filed against him as well as against his children were fabricated and lacked evidence. He questioned whether there's any accountability for the way the judges speak in retaliation.
Turns out Kendall was feeling sick and didn't know what it was, and neither do we because the clip TOTALLY leaves us hanging. She then enquires about where she is, to which Kendall replies, 'two seconds from Dad's house'.
At this time is still unclear if NVIDIA will show the upcoming architecture during GDC in mid-March or GTC in late March. That said, improvements and features that may come with Turing GPUs were not mentioned in the Reuters report .
Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) now has a Weekly Volatility of 5.12% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 4.59% percent. The volatility evaluation is a statistical measure of the dispersion of returns for a given security or market index.
Xbox Party Chat Lands on Android and IOS
The company tested the feature with some users for the past few weeks, but this week it's being rolled out to all users. Late past year it was reported that Microsoft was testing out its Xbox Party Chat system for mobile devices .
Purdue vs Wisconsin basketball
Khalil Iverson added 6 rebounds while dishing out a team-high 7 assists in the losing effort for Wisconsin . The Badgers entered the night as a heavy underdog, but left the game with a four-point victory.
Roof collapsed on Lawrenceburg firefighters
It is a sad day for everyone in the firefighting community because of the loss of Firefighter Jason Dickey in Lawrenceburg. A distress call went out around 8 p.m. when a wall of the home collapsed and trapped the five firefighters underneath it.
Low Wild stock to watch: Gulfport Energy Corporation (GPOR)
Arbiter Partners Capital Management Llc increased Clipper Realty Inc stake by 87,607 shares to 737,060 valued at $7.89M in 2017Q3. Disciplined Growth Investors Inc bought 117,020 shares as the company's stock declined 9.28% while stock markets rallied.
Stem cell vaccine could help the body fight off cancer
REUTERS/National Cancer Institute/National Institutes of Health/HandoutCancer cells are seen in this undated handout image. For breast cancer for instance, it resulted in complete rejection of the cancer in 70 percent of the mice.
Felix Stack Holdings Disclosed New Devon Energy CorpDe Position
It increased, as 52 investors sold AAPL shares while 1034 reduced holdings. 72 funds opened positions while 122 raised stakes. The energy company reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.01.
Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ:SABR)
The stock witnessed 4% gains, 13.17% gains and 21.04% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 1 analyst (s) whereas last month 1 analyst (s) have given outperform rating.