Business Insider reports New Zealand's new ban on many types of firearms went into effect on Friday after the government overwhelmingly passed legislation earlier this week to prohibit certain types of guns.
The new legislation comes just 4 weeks after a gunman killed 50 people at two mosques in Christchurch on March 15.
The new law forbids the circulation and use of military-style semi-automatic weapons, assault rifles, and their associated parts.
LONDON (Reuters) - Wall Street’s main markets were eyeing a return to all-time highs on Wednesday after a raft of Chinese data beat expectations, easing concerns about the health of its economy. FILE..
LONDON/SYDNEY (Reuters) - World stocks inched higher after a raft of Chinese data beat expectations on Wednesday and though benchmark bond yields and the Aussie dollar did the same, Europe struggled to..