10 things you need to know today: June 22, 2016


Today’s headlines …. are here!

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THE WEEK

1. Senators propose compromise ban on gun sales to people on ‘no fly’ lists
A bipartisan group of senators on Tuesday proposed a compromise bill to deter terrorism suspects from buying guns, a day after the Senate blocked four proposals to tighten gun laws. The compromise was introduced by Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) and Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.). It calls for prohibiting gun purchases by suspected terrorists on federal “no fly” lists. The bill also would require an alert when someone who had been on the list in the last five years — like Orlando shooter Omar Mateen — tries to buy a gun. Those denied guns could appeal.

Source: The New York Times

2. Clinton narrows search for VP as battle with Trump heats up
Hillary Clinton has narrowed her short-list of potential running mates to three — Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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