The Daily Populous

Saturday May 28th, 2022 evening edition

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Democratic Rep. Ruben Gallego condemned Republicans following the Uvalde elementary school shooting.

Republicans like Cruz are rejecting calls for stricter gun laws following the shooting.

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Democratic Rep. Ruben Gallego of Arizona didn't pull any punches while criticizing Republican lawmakers and pro-gun advocates for reacting to a school shooting in Texas by pushing against calls for stricter gun laws.

At least 19 children and two adults were killed in a mass shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas on Tuesday.

It was the second deadliest school shooting on record in the US, surpassed only by the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary.

"Just to be clear fuck you @tedcruz you fucking baby killer," Gallego added in a subsequent tweet. »

Ukraine news – live: Russia has depleted its modernised equipment, military analyst says

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Ukrainian military analyst Oleh Zhdanov has said Russia’s aggressive push in Donbas and other parts of Ukraine could backfire as it has depleted its modernised equipment.

Russia ‘has run out of modernised equipment,’ military analyst says 05:30 , Vishwam Sankaran 05:30 , Vishwam Sankaran Russia’s aggressive push in Donbas and other parts of Ukraine could backfire, says Ukrainian military analyst Oleh Zhdanov.

He said Russia was deploying 50-year-old T-62 tanks “which means that the second army of the world has run out of modernised equipment.” »

Spanish parliament approves ‘only yes means yes’ consent bill

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The bill, popularly known as “Only yes means yes”, seeks to tackle the nebulous definition of consent in Spanish law.

The new bill defines consent as an explicit expression of a person’s will, making it clear that silence or passivity do not equal consent.

“From today, Spain is a freer, safer country for all women,” she told parliament. »

Stadia Users’ Saved Game Progress Wiped Away Due To Unknown Issue

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Earlier today, Google Stadia users had their saved game progress in Ghost Recon: Breakpoint wiped away due to unknown reasons.

Several of these players had invested many hours into the game, and were therefore concerned about the fate of their saved progress.

The Stadia community specialist on the official forums thanked the community for bringing this to the company’s attention. »