Adding 200 new Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF) agentsBuilding a new online background check system that can operate 24/7Banning the sale of firearms onlineAdding more than 230 FBI agents
It's banning the sale of firearms online.
But the president’s plan will require hundreds of federal agents to improve enforcement of background checks by gun sellers online and at gun shows.
North Korea has previously conducted three nuclear tests, but none have involved hydrogen bombs. The test marked a potentially significant advancement in its nuclear program, but some have poured cold water on the claim it tested an H-bomb.
Since Jan. 1, women in Oregon who are over the age of 18 are allowed to get birth control without a doctor’s prescription. In March, California will become the second state to enact a similar policy.
Obama’s plan to take executive action on gun controlThe federal government said it's closing the wildlife refuge to the publicThe federal government is trying to take over ranchers' private landThe prison sentences of two ranchers convicted of arson
It's the prison sentences of two ranchers convicted of arson.
The group took over the Malheur Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Oregon, on Saturday as part of a demonstration against the U.S. government, and to protest the prison sentences handed down to Dwight and Steve Hammond, two Oregon ranchers who were recently sentenced to five years in prison for arson. They turned themselves into federal custody on Monday.
Kuwait, Sudan, Bahrain, the United Arab EmiratesSudan, Iraq, Yemen, and OmanQatar, Yemen, Kuwait, and IraqPakistan, Oman, Bahrain, and Turkey
It's Kuwait, Sudan, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates.
Saudi Arabia announced Sunday that it would break off diplomatic ties with Iran and gave Iranian diplomats 48 hours to vacate the country. Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Hossein Jaberi Ansari said Saudi Arabia was inflaming tensions in the region by cutting diplomatic ties.
It's about 400,000.
Germany's Interior Ministry said a total of 1,091,894 people registered in the 12 months to December 2015, with Syrians by far the biggest nationality among those, accounting for 428,460 people, The Associated Press reported.
An E. coli outbreak in OregonCases of salmonella in MinnesotaA norovirus outbreak in CaliforniaA report of worker’s rights violations at a Washington restaurant
It's a norovirus outbreak in California.
Chipotle, which was linked to a number of food-borne illness outbreaks in 2015, is being investigated by the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California and the FDA’s Office of Criminal Investigations.
He's a scientist, and he just received a big award for his work on the periodic tableThe table is getting completely reorderedA brand new element has been discoveredFour new elements have been added
It's four new elements have been added.
Four new elements have officially been added to the periodic table and complete its seventh row, according to the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC). Now comes the fun part: naming them.
It’s the Unbreakable tour.
In a video message titled “From my lips…” Jackson said recent rumors that she is battling cancer are untrue and that she planned to resume her tour.
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