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Apartment fire breaks out in Trump Tower leaves 1 dead


Saturday, killing 67-year-old art dealer Todd Brassner and injuring six firefighters who battled the blaze. Six firefighters suffered injuries that are not life threatening, Conroy was quoted as saying by the channel. He also signed at least one print to him. The main issue was whether only new construction would be required to have sprinklers, or whether older buildings would be forced to add sprinklers as well. Read More »

Runaway train rolls for 12 kilometres in India without engine


Some railway staff halted the detached carriages by placing rocks on the railway tracks, effectively ensuring all passengers onboard alighted safely without any injuring. Soon after the incident, an engine was sent from Titlagarh to ferry the coaches, he said. Strictest action will be initiated against any negligent act endangering safety of trains. Read More »

Bus full of high school students crashes into overpass outside Lakeview


NY state troopers were on the scene. They say two suffered serious injuries and five have moderate injuries. "Everybody was able to walk out except one, which we extricated", Lakeview Fire Department Chief Patrick McNeill told Newsday . Young adult passengers are seen sitting and standing outside of the bus, some draped in blankets, as firefighters inspect the wreckage. Commercial vehicles such as this bus are not allowed on New York State parkways because the bridges are so low in ... Read More »

Facebook to tell users if their data was compromised


Although the data was openly given by Facebook to the university researcher, the company has said that this was legitimate and that only its further transfer to Cambridge Analytics was illicit. From there, they can opt out of third party access. Last Sunday, he said that the estimate could very well be more than even 87 million. Because of Facebook's loose restrictions, it collected information on those user's friends as well. Read More »

Pawlenty seeks return to MN governor's mansion


Tim Pawlenty has formally announced that he is entering the race for his old job. Pawlenty told reporters Friday he still voted for Trump in 2016, saying he supports the president's policies but not some of his behavior. "Minnesota warrants far better and we must put on federal government more accountable", " Pawlenty stated Thursday. Pawlenty stopped a streak to its 2012 Republican presidential nomination at the summer months of 2011, after a third-place ending from the Iowa straw poll. Read More »

Cloudier Monday expected, may come with rain


A few low 80s will be possible for the eastern plains by Wednesday afternoon. Overnight lows, however, will remain at or below freezing. Near 1 inch of snow is again likely in the metro area with higher totals in Western Iowa and lower totals in Eastern Nebraska. Read More »

Rouhani Warns US If Nuke Deal Is Violated

Rouhani added if the other parties want to violate the deal, they should not do so at Iran's expense. The Iranian leader also warned that US President Donald Trump "would regret" pulling out of the nuclear agreement, threatening that Tehran's response would be "more serious than imagined". Read More »

Trump puts blame on Obama after alleged chemical attack in Syria


Big pay. Open area immediately for medical help and verification. "These are very concerning reports of a chemical weapons attack with significant number of casualties, which if correct, are further proof of Assad's brutality against innocent civilians and his backers' callous disregard for worldwide norms", said a statement from the Foreign Ministry. Read More »

US, North Korea hold secret, direct talks


The Trump administration has long said when the North Koreans have beenn't ready to share lending up their nuclear regime, there was no reason behind the two countries to hold discussions. According to administration officials North Korea has acknowledged Trump's acceptance and has affirmed Kim's willingness to consider denuclearization. Read More »

IDF attacks Hamas target after 2 explosive devices found along border fence


He was handed over to the Shin Bet security service for questioning. "This applies to the events of the past weeks and to any future incident". Among the 2,000 people that attended the protest at Sakhnin's Martyrs' Square were lawmakers from Israel's Joint Arab List, left-wing activists as well as public officials from the Israeli Arab sector. Read More »

Oklahoma Teachers Still Have Requests


Tensions between Oklahoma educators and lawmakers continue to rise as a teacher walkout enters its second week Monday. Thousands of teachers rallied at the state Capitol, drawing national attention for their efforts to see the state invest more money in public schools. Read More »

Cam Newton's Ferrari collides with dump truck in Atlanta


Unclear what caused the collision or who was at fault - but calm down, Panthers fans, Newton appeared to be okay after the incident. According to TMZ , Newton was driving his auto in Atlanta around 4 p.m. As you know, this isn't Cam's first time being involved in a auto accident. This is the second time Newton has gotten into a consequential collision on the road, although he emerged much better from this incident than he did from his December 2014 accident on a Charlotte bridge when his ... Read More »

Trump warns of 'big price to pay' for Syria chemical attack


The strike on the air base in the central province of Homs came as global outrage mounts over an attack on Saturday in the rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta near Damascus . Putin must be convinced to stop Assad from using chemical weapons. Bahrain yesterday strongly condemned the chemical attack on the city of Douma in the eastern Ghouta of Syria, which claimed the lives of dozens of innocent civilians, including women and children. Read More »

Trump, Macron vow 'joint response' to Assad


The President of the French Republic strongly condemned the chemical attacks against citizens of Duma in Eastern Ghouta on April 7. French President Emmanuel Macron and US President Donald Trump walk in the courtyard as they leave after a welcoming ceremony at the Invalides in Paris July 13, 2017. Read More »

Man who allegedly caged son for 20 years held in Japan


Mugshot for Hanane Mouhib, 36, who has been charged with decapitating her 7-year-old son Abrahma Cardenas in upstate NY. Once Mouhib was in custody, the deputies made a grisly discovery. reported seeing what appeared to be a boy within 100 yards of the family's home. The family, he said, were equally surprised by what transpired. A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Dickson County Sheriff's Office has resulted in the arrest of Joseph Ray Daniels, 28, ... Read More »

Missiles attack airbase in central Syria, cause casualties


But Obama pulled back after key USA ally Britain, as well as Congress, balked. A top White House aide, asked about the possibility of another USA missile strike, said, "I wouldn't take anything off the table". One video, recorded by rescue workers known as the White Helmets, shows a number of men, women and children lying lifeless inside a house, many with foam at their mouths. Read More »

US Slaps Putin's Oligarch Allies With New Sanctions


According to the explanations of the Ministry of Finance, assets of all 24 of these people and 14 organizations, if any, are subject to US jurisdiction, are subject to freezing. Moscow said the new USA restrictions will be faced with "a firm response", urging Washington to "swiftly give up on the illusion that one can communicate with [Russia] using the language of sanctions". Read More »

CWG 2018: Manika Batra leads India to historic women table tennis gold


India won the gold medal in the table tennis women's team event at the Commonwealth Games by beating defending champions Singapore 3-1 on Sunday. In all the five close games, Batra held her nerves and stood up to the pressure situation. They had earlier appeared in the finals at the home edition of the Games in 2010, whereas finished fourth in the Glasgow Games. It was Srikanth who then doubled India's lead by defeating Kean Yew Loh 21-17, 21-14 in the men's singles match that lasted for ... Read More »

'Horrifying' reports of Syria chemical weapons attack


In a statement on state-run news agency SANA , the Assad government denied responsibility. Several U.S. officials initially said the press reports from Syria about a U.S. Those reports could not be independently verified because of a government blockade around the town. Speaking on ABC's "This Week" in an interview taped prior to the President's tweets , White House homeland security adviser Tom Bossert said he was struck by the "timing" of the reported attack, around the ... Read More »

Facebook to notify on Cambridge Analytica data misuse Monday


Facebook says most of the affected users (more than 70 million) are in the US, though there are over a million each in the Philippines, Indonesia and the United Kingdom. It says it engaged a university professor "in good faith" to collect Facebook data in a manner similar to how other third-party app developers have harvested personal information. Read More »

Deadly missile strikes hit Syria airbase


The Syrian government media disclosed that anti-aircraft defense shot down eight missiles, reporting that there were multiple casualties in the missile attack on the Tiyas airbase. Israel then carried out what it called "large-scale" raids on Syrian air defence systems and Iranian targets, which reportedly included T-4. Israel's military claimed earlier this year that Damascus had allowed Iran's Revolutionary Guard to operate the T-4 military site, according to the Times of Israel. Read More »

Seattle Mariners Pitcher Has Close Encounter With Bald Eagle


Paxton was in the outfield with his cap over his heart when the eagle, which was part of the pregame ceremony, flew around Paxton a couple of times then landed on his upper back. Paxton stayed calm as the bird dug its talons into his back. After the game, Paxton said: "I wasn't going to run, I figured I'm not going to outrun an eagle, so we might as well just see what happens". Read More »

Saudi crown prince visits France to share his 'new vision'


Upon his arrival in Paris on Sunday, the Crown Prince was received by French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, according to Agence France Presse (AFP). The visit comes amid growing pressure on Macron at home from lawmakers and rights groups over France's weapons sales to the Saudi-led coalition fighting Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen. Read More »

The Crypto coin DOVU (DOVU) moved down $-0.00693 on April 6-7


One Ardor token can now be bought for approximately $0.25 or 0.00003540 BTC on major exchanges including Poloniex, AEX, and HitBTC. DECENT (DCT) traded up 8.3% against the dollar and now trades at $0.41 or 0.00005844 BTC. The Crypto ACT* has DPoS proof type and operates under DPoS algorithm. Asch's official message board is Useless Ethereum Token's official Twitter account is @uetoken . Read More »

Syria says missiles fired at air base

The Syrian air defense system acted against the attack, destroying eight missiles before they reached their target, while others have hit the base, it said. An Israeli spokeswoman declined to comment, Reuters reported. Damascus and its ally Russian Federation have denied carrying out the alleged chemical attack . Read More »

Grows Holdings in Enbridge (NYSE:ENB)

Enbridge Inc. (NYSE:ENB) has declined 26.13% since April 8, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 37.68% the S&P500. Joseph Edelman increased its stake in Abiomed Inc (ABMD) by 315.63% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

CWG 2018: Mehuli Ghosh, Apurvi Chandela clinch silver, bronze in shooting


Chandela had earlier smashed her own Commonwealth Games qualifying record from four years back by scoring 423.2, while Mitharval too had established a new qualification record with 584. It all culminated with a shoot off between Ghosh and Veloso for the GOLD medal after finishing at a score of 247.2 each. She was lurching in the bottom before climbing to the top. Read More »