According to CNN, firearms dealers were hoping that rebates and deep discounts would lure in customers on Black Friday and boost recently slagging sales.
The number of background checks shouldn't be seen as a precise barometer for sales because one person can buy several firearms with one transaction. Cabela's, a specialty retailer for outdoor recreation sports such as hunting and shooting, rolled out 14 days of rifle, handgun, and ammunition deals in an effort to drum up sales.
Sessions said the November 5 shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas, by Devin Kelley, a former Air Force serviceman who had a 2012 conviction for domestic assault, showed that not all the necessary information was being added to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, or NICS.
USA Today reports there were 203,086 requests on Black Friday this year. Reports that the shooter, a court-martialed Air Force veteran, cleared a background check enabling him to buy his weapon have spurred renewed debate about gun control.
Mr Obama had previously told BBC News that his biggest regret as president was not passing "meaningful" gun reform during his time in office.
The Amazon founder is the newest member of the $100 billion club after increasing his fortune by $2.4 billion to $100.3 billion. However, on October 27, 2017, Bezos again surpassed Gates on the Forbes list as the richest person in the world.
Apple followers are thinking that the iPhone SE 2 will follow the distinct design and features of the 2017 flagship, iPhone X. And, the smartphone has become a success among those who prefer the classic iPhone design and a not-so-expensive price tag.
According to the New York Times, nearly 200,000 El Salvadorans have this designation, making them the largest protected group. He extended Haitian protected status for an additional six months but simultaneously urged them to prepare to leave the U.S.
One of the videos appears to show a woman - later identified as Cox - being escorted out of the building by police. Students also posted videos of the teacher they say show her engaging in suspicious behavior to social media.
It's possible that Flynn is merely in discussions with Mueller's office, and that those talks will ultimately fall through. During the latter period, Flynn and the president's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, took a private meeting with Kislyak.
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Ivanka Trump was the first to speak up. "Be better", Clinton, who also endured the media's gaze in her formative years, added. The video, which has since been deleted by the poster, features former Barack and Michelle Obama's daughter smoking.
What do you want me to do? Talib just didn't like Crabtree's chain. . "So he wore it in front of me so I had to snatch it off". Three players were ejected during the first quarter of Sunday's game between the Denver Broncos and Oakland Raiders .
He went 46-7 in four seasons at OR from 2009-2012 before leaving for the National Football League with the Philadelphia Eagles. It reportedly came down to the Bruins and Florida for Kelly's services, but ultimately, he chose to stay on the west coast.
India says Jadhav was a businessman in Iran from where he was kidnapped and paraded by Pakistan's shadowy ISI as an Indian "spy". MEA said that during the stay of Kulbhushan's wife and his mother in Pakistan, they should not be questioned and harassed.
Uber reveals hack of 57 million users
Downing Street said the hack, which affected 57m customers and drivers worldwide, had not been reported by the taxi-hailing firm. We subsequently identified the individuals and obtained assurances that the downloaded data had been destroyed.
Trump is hitting the links with Tiger Woods and Dustin Johnson
The 41-year-old Woods hasn't played a competitive round of golf since the Farmers Insurance Open in January due to a back injury. In office, most recently when speaking to troops on Thanksgiving Day , he has boasted about progress under his watch.
Pakistan frees Hafiz Saeed from house arrest
Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed termed former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, a traitor for seeking friendly ties with India. It had submitted before the review board that release of Saeed could lead to the imposition of global sanctions on Pakistan.