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by | October 04, 2017 | 00:41

At one point, Winston helped others climb over a fence before hoisting himself over. "We were looking back and people were going down everywhere, it was pretty bad". "We started grabbing people and loading them in the truck", Winston said, telling the newspaper he was aided by a friend. Victims were squeezed in the backseat and spread across the bed of the truck.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:41

Earlier, Cruz, exhausted of the slow-paced rescue and relief efforts, had said: " We are dying , and you are killing us with the inefficiency, and the bureaucracy". "Damnit, this is not a good news story ". US President Donald Trump has lashed out at the mayor of Puerto Rico's capital city in a war of words over recovery efforts after Hurricane Maria smashed into the US territory .

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:41

San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz declined to join the new war of words, but instead called for a united focus on the people who need help. "Then we have [ SNL cast member] Beck Bennett that can do [Vice President Mike] Pence", he says .

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:41

A person familiar with the exchanges told Politico on Monday that numerous emails in the third account had come from Ivanka Trump's assistant about work-related "data". The Counsel's Office, alongside the Office of Management and Budget and the chief of staff's office, are working this week on crafting guidance outlining the new approval process for agencies' use of private planes, two sources said.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:37

Wisconsin says clear, manageable standards can not be established because best social science practices are constantly changing, an argument with which the chief and Justice Samuel Alito expressed agreement. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said that a decision upholding the Republican-drawn districts in Wisconsin would encourage one party's lawmakers to stack the deck against their opponents when they control the process and reduce the number of legitimately contested elections.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:36

Authorities found 19 more guns at his home in Mesquite, as well as explosives and thousands of rounds of ammunition. He said his brother belonged to no political or religious organisations, and had no history of mental illness. "Mars just fell into the Earth", he said. According to reports a couple were removed from the concert after telling people they were "all doing to die".

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:26

Talabani's death comes days after the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government held an independence referendum over Iraqi government objections. The last seven years of his tenure were marked by multiple episodes of illness. He was first elected to the post in 2005, two years after the US-led invasion that ousted late Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. One of Talabani's sons, Qubad, is the current deputy prime minister of the autonomous Kurdish region in northern Iraq.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:24

Secretary of Defense James Mattis offered the most detailed view of President Donald Trump's strategy to turn the tide of war in Afghanistan Tuesday before the Senate Armed Services Committee. As part of the plan, the Pentagon is boosting troop numbers by about 3,500, augmenting the roughly 11,000 Americans now stationed there. Iran's foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, says that decertification is an "internal" United States matter and that a Republican Congress may well decide to ...

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:24

He tried to save her, sticking his finger into her gunshot wound to try stem the bleeding. "He went out protecting Heather and that shows his true self in his last moments of life protecting people like he would every day", said friend Autumn Ratliff.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:19

The airline flies direct to Las Vegas from Oakland International Airport and Stockton Metropolitan Airport. Las Vegas Sheriff Joseph Lombardo said investigators had found more than 10 rifles in the hotel room. Grey said the airline is reaching out to customers who are now staying at Mandalay Bay or neighboring properties to see if they want to move to another hotel after Sunday's incident.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:19

It signifies an increasingly close strategic partnership between the two oil-rich states. In a sign of the meeting's significance, King Salman is also attending - marking the first ever state visit to Russian Federation by a Saudi monarch.

by | October 03, 2017 | 19:48

The issues raised by TfL include Uber's approach to reporting serious criminal offences, how drivers' medical certificates are obtained, how criminal record checks are carried out and its use of technology which allegedly helps it to evade law enforcement officials.

by | October 03, 2017 | 16:42

Adrian Lopez lost eight friends during the Pulse shooting . Instead, the president decried the mass murder as an "act of pure evil"; praised the courage of Las Vegas's first responders; offered the shooting victims his condolences and spiritual guidance; and called for national unity.

by | October 03, 2017 | 16:37

Simply put, as great as Manning is, there's some significant curse whenever the Vols decide to honor him at Neyland Stadium . Not too long ago, the Georgia Bulldogs beat the Tennessee Volunteers five times in a row. In 2012, Georgia also started its season 5-0 but then lost its next game against SC. After 1 season fans weren't thrilled as Georgia scuttled to a 7-5 record and while Smart tried to handle things similar to what Saban has at Alabama it was a rude awakening for the players ...

by | October 03, 2017 | 16:24

He called his third incarceration this year a "birthday present" given to Putin by Putin. Russian Federation votes in March in a curious election: Incumbent Vladimir Putin is yet to confirm he will seek another term, while Navalny says he intends to compete although his recent jail sentences mean that officially he is ineligible.

by | October 03, 2017 | 15:55

What followed was a massive underwater search in the remote southern Indian Ocean. "The initial surface search and the subsequent underwater search for the missing aircraft have been the largest searches of their type in aviation history", says the report.

by | October 03, 2017 | 15:27

Facebook claimed that it will carry on working with the authorities of the U.S.as essential. The latest news coming from Mark Zuckerberg's giant social empire is that no less than 10 million people in the USA saw political ads on Facebook paid for with Russian money.

by | October 03, 2017 | 15:27

She replied: "It's so easy to be patronised in this business". She admitted that she did not, but added that this does not matter and then spiralled into an attack on technology giants who do understand what encryption is. Now it applies only to material that is downloaded and stored. "I call on you with urgency to bring forward technology solutions to rid your platforms of this vile terrorist material that plays such a key role in radicalization", Rudd said.

by | October 03, 2017 | 15:27

He warned that Britain had not yet made "sufficient progress" - a condition for beginning UK-EU trade talks - on negotiations over citizens' rights, the Irish border and the financial settlement. " Theresa May , Boris Johnson, or even ( Brexit negotiator) David Davis?" Weber turned Henry Kissinger's observation about the many leaders in the European Union onto Britain, asking who he should call to know the real United Kingdom position on the country's withdrawal from the bloc: " Theresa May ...

by | October 03, 2017 | 14:52

A resident in the Rue Chanez, on the edge of the western 16th arrondissement, alerted police when he found two gas cylinders in the entrance to his apartment building at 4.30am on Saturday. "Blowing up a building in a chic neighborhood of Paris - is this not a sign that no one is safe?" Islamic State has targeted Paris stadiums in the past, including in November 2015 when three suicide bombers hit the Stade de France before a friendly between France and Germany.

by | October 03, 2017 | 14:51

Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico as a Category 4 storm with 155 mile-per-hour winds and rain on September 20. The declaration came as Florida lawmakers continued to push for more federal assistance for Puerto Rico and as Scott said Florida is ready to send relief in the form of the National Guard and supplies.

by | October 03, 2017 | 14:48

But, uneasy over Trump's bellicose tone, both countries have appealed to the U.S. to have talks with North Korea , and Tillerson's revelation was welcomed on Sunday by Germany. The Trump administration, in addition to pushing for tougher sanctions, has been vigorously lobbying governments that have diplomatic relations with North Korea to curtail them as punishment for its continued defiance of the global community's calls to stop missile launches and nuclear tests.

by | October 03, 2017 | 14:41

Islamic State, the ultra-hardline Sunni Muslim group, has lost control of all the oilfields it once controlled in the north of Iraq. The following month, the Iraqi military retook the town of Tal Afar. The Allas oil field just south of Hawija has been one of the main sources of revenue for Islamic State militants. Iraqi forces are also fighting the extremists in the western province of Anbar where the Islamic State group launched a counterattack against Iraqi forces holding the provincial ...

by | October 03, 2017 | 14:32

Nyanza regional police commander Leonard Katana said they are investigating the circumstances under which he died. Kenya has a history of electoral violence, usually... Police also fired teargas to disperse protesters in the western city of Kisumu, according to another Reuters witness. "For those legislators who are here, continue with the work and expedite the process so that we can have elections where no one will doubt who the victor is", Kenyatta said in Nairobi as he addressed ...

by | October 03, 2017 | 13:55

Wales have failed to win a match without the Real Madrid forward since 2013, drawing three and losing three matches in his absence. "But following dialogue with Real Madrid , Bale was sent for a scan and results confirmed that he wouldn't be fit to feature".