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by | October 07, 2017 | 02:29

The unvarnished Trump never disappoints-or always does, depending on your perspective. The president also remarked that the island should "be very proud " of the death toll of 16 - which has since been upped to 34 - as it's low compared to Hurricane Katrina .

by | October 07, 2017 | 02:24

Several weapons, including a number of long rifles, were recovered from the room after the shooting, dubbed as the deadliest in modern United States history. The police are now searching for Danley. Paddock had no known criminal history. His relentless gunfire - police say he fired for nine to 11 minutes after the first 911 call - left 58 people dead.

by | October 07, 2017 | 02:06

After a day of questions and concerns stemming from President Donald Trump 's cryptic comment Thursday that "this is the calm before the storm ", White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Friday sought to deflect attention away from words Trump uses, saying the public, and America's enemies, should focus instead on his priorities.

by | October 07, 2017 | 02:00

President Trump speaks during a briefing on hurricane recovery efforts on October 3, 2017, in Puerto Rico . The City Council Speaker, who was born in San Juan , argued that the president's visit to Puerto Rico accomplished nothing, and warned of a political backlash against the administration for what some view as a lagging, unengaged response to a growing humanitarian crisis.

by | October 07, 2017 | 01:59

Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz described his televised meeting with officials as a "PR, 17-minute meeting". "Everybody watching can really be very proud of what's taken place in Puerto Rico ". The Island's options are very bleak, according to Mora. Mr Trump also pointed to the impact of the cost of storm recovery on United States domestic spending, which was already facing a budget shortfall of $72bn (£54bn), telling Puerto Ricans "you've thrown our budget a little out of whack .

by | October 07, 2017 | 01:53

Anthony Michael Sanders, 33, was accused of smothering Ellie Mae Sanders at their home in the Fort Worth suburb of Watauga in December 2015. Sanders was arrested the next day; detectives said he may have killed his daughter in a fit of rage when she interrupted him while he was playing computer games.

by | October 07, 2017 | 01:49

At a news conference in Las Vegas on Tuesday, ATF special-agent-in-charge Jill Snyder said , "Bump-fire stocks, while simulating automatic fire, do not actually alter the firearm to fire automatically, making them legal under current federal law".

by | October 07, 2017 | 01:30

At least 58 people were killed and an estimated 515 people were transported to hospitals in a mass shooting at a concert in Las Vegas in the USA state of Nevada, police said on Monday. "There is a time and place for a political debate but now is the time to unite as a country", said White House press secretary Sarah Sanders . "It would be premature for us to discuss policy" when all the facts about the event are known, Ms Sanders said.

by | October 07, 2017 | 01:25

The United States monitored Bergdahl covertly for almost five years using drones, spies, and satellites, but never made a move until 2014 when the Obama administration negotiated with the Taliban a swap for five Taliban detainees at Guantanamo Bay prison.

by | October 07, 2017 | 01:20

Addressing the customary annual press conference ahead of the 8 October IAF anniversary, Dhanoa said that as squadrons of older fighter jets retire, Rafale fighters and Light Combat Aircraft Tejas would fill in the gap, and eventually, single-engine India-made fighter jets would take the numbers up to the desired 42 squadrons.

by | October 07, 2017 | 01:20

The management of Fenway Park are increasing security measures ahead of the Red Sox baseball team's match against the Houston Astros this Sunday. ABC News reports that there is no indication that Paddock traveled to Boston despite internet search for hotels near Fenway Park.

by | October 07, 2017 | 01:13

El Bahnasawy allegedly bought bomb making materials and rented a cabin near the city to build and store explosive devices, according to federal court papers. He sent the undercover agent maps of the subway system and identified which lines to target with their explosives, the DOJ said. El Bahnasawy was arrested in New Jersey on May 21, 2016.

by | October 07, 2017 | 01:13

In August, Hurricane Harvey temporarily shut down about 25 percent of oil and natural gas production in the Gulf and as much as 20 percent of US refining capacity. Officials ordered the evacuation of part of coastal St. Bernard Parish east of New Orleans ahead of the storm. AccuWeather projected a total of 17 tropical storms, including 11 hurricanes, in the Atlantic by the time the hurricane season officially ends November 30.

by | October 07, 2017 | 01:02

American Century Companies Inc. lifted its position in shares of Windstream Holdings by 15.7% during the 2nd quarter. This ratio is calculated by dividing the current share price by the book value per share. On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 56.08 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.12, Consequently Windstream Hldgs Inc (NASDAQ:WIN)'s weekly and monthly volatility is 7.81%, 5.66% respectively.

by | October 07, 2017 | 01:02

Nevins, 24, of Etobicoke, Ontario, were charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance. It was then that State Troopers were called to assist and found the prescription drugs. The Buffalo TV station WIVB reported they were in a bus coming into the US that was stopped for inspection by the authorities. No court date has been set yet, but both men were given appearance tickets returnable in Lewiston Court.

by | October 07, 2017 | 00:55

United Nations officials have blacklisted the Saudi-led coalition attacking Yemen for killing hundreds of children but NGO groups claim that the report is watered down due to pressure from Riyadh. The Saudi-led coalition is responsible for the majority of these child casualties . Yemen's government forces, pro-government militias, the Huthi rebels and Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) were also cited for violations, but in a separate section of the list that said they had failed to ...

by | October 07, 2017 | 00:34

The violence has been felt this week even in the relatively calm government-held areas. According to the NGO, 13 people died when a rocket struck near a school in the al-Qusur neighbourhood. The Syrian military shelled Mayadin overnight and Syrian and Russian warplanes have conducted hundreds of strikes, it said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights has said at least 3,000 people, including 955 civilians, were killed during September, making it the deadliest month of the conflict so far ...

by | October 07, 2017 | 00:28

When the auto stopped, the German man and the male driver allegedly got into an argument that culminated in the victim being stabbed in the back and stomach. The injured man has been taken to hospital and is in a serious condition. Milton Road is now closed in both directions leading onto Petrie Terrace , with investigations ongoing.

by | October 07, 2017 | 00:23

The Commerce Department ruled in favor of a complaint from Boeing and said it would add an 80% tariff to imports of Canadian jets carrying 100 to 150 passengers, hitting the new Bombardier CSeries jet. The trade dispute has roiled relations with the U.S.'s closest allies. U.S. commerce secretary Wilbur Ross said: "The United States is committed to free, fair and reciprocal trade with Canada, but this is not our idea of a properly functioning trading relationship".

by | October 07, 2017 | 00:23

Specifically, ICAN promotes the U.N.'s Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, a legally binding prohibition on nuclear weapons that is supported by over 100 countries. Representatives from nuclear powers the USA, the United Kingdom and France have also outwardly rejected the treaty, declaring in a joint statement that they "do not intend to sign, ratify or ever become party to it".

by | October 07, 2017 | 00:03

When Pallavi fell out of the Dombivli bound local train , a woman travelling in an adjacent compartment called the RPF control room and informed them about the incident. The body was handed over to the parents after post-mortem on Thursday. Police said Pallavi had sent text messages to her family members before leaving office on Wednesday evening saying she meant to end her life.

by | October 06, 2017 | 23:58

Trump said during remarks at the reception in the East Room. "We love Puerto Rico ", he continued, again with the accent. Not sure if President Trump made things better or worse in the Puerto Rico department after an awkward/offensive attempt at a Spanish accent.

by | October 06, 2017 | 23:54

Because he was shot in the leg, Gunderson was laying in a hospital bed when Donald and Melania Trump approached his room. Gunderson still struggles to get up, but successfully rises to chat with Trump as cameras flash around them. Trump spent 90 minutes visiting the shooting victims, according to White House Spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders. "I just met some of the most fantastic people", Trump told reporters at University Medical Center.

by | October 06, 2017 | 23:51

Under the new policy, a claim of a violation of religious freedom would be enough to override concerns for the civil rights of LGBT people and anti-discrimination protections for women and others. Also today, the Trump administration issued two new federal rules gutting the Affordable Care Act's mandate for employer-provided insurance plans to include coverage for contraceptives at no cost to the employee.

by | October 06, 2017 | 23:50

In a move that completes a process begun by former President Barack Obama and which was opposed by human rights groups, President Donald Trump removed a USA trade embargo and other penalties that had effectively cut Sudan off from much of the global financial system.