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by | May 28, 2021 | 00:37

President Joe Biden was briefed on the shooting, and his staff continued to monitor the situation while keeping in close contact with local officials to offer any assistance needed, the White House said. On Wednesday, technicians from the bomb squad were also looking for explosives at the suspect's house. Authorities scrutinized the facility all day to make sure there were no explosives on the premises.

by | May 27, 2021 | 00:35

The shooting took place just before 7 a.m. The incident occurred at a Valley Transportation Authority rail yard on West Younger Avenue near downtown San Jose . "Railway president Glenn Hendricks told reporters that the attack "'happened on the yard but it did not happen in the operations control centre".

by | May 27, 2021 | 00:54

Protasevich is an affront to the principles of political dissent and freedom of the press", the NAC said , calling on Belarus to respect worldwide law and human rights. Lukashenko has faced unprecedented pressure at home from months of protests triggered by his reelection to a sixth term last August , in a vote that the opposition and many Western nations reject as rigged.

by | May 27, 2021 | 00:48

The development shows Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. may have obtained evidence of a crime about the case, said media reports. Donald Trump And his organization to assess whether he will lay charges against the former president and other members of the Trump Corporation.

by | May 26, 2021 | 07:52

A State Department fact sheet released near the end of the Trump administration said "the U.S. government has reason to believe that several researchers inside the WIV became sick in autumn 2019, before the first identified case of the outbreak, with symptoms consistent with both Covid-19 and common seasonal illnesses".

by | May 15, 2021 | 01:26

As agriculture minister in the five-party coalition, Poots has attempted to obstruct and delay the efficient rollout of European Union sanitary checks on British goods arriving at Northern Ireland ports. "This party has been the authentic voice of unionism and will continue to be the authentic voice of unionism under my leadership". I'm looking forward to a positive relationship right across Northern Ireland with my party colleagues and indeed with people from other parties.

by | May 11, 2021 | 23:31

A gunman launched an attack on a school in the Russian city of Kazan that left at least nine people dead Tuesday - including seven youngsters - and sent students running out of the building as smoke poured from one of the windows. The republic declared a day of mourning on Wednesday. The deadliest school attack in Russian Federation took place in 2004 in the city of Beslan, when Islamic militants took more 1,000 people hostage for several days.

by | May 11, 2021 | 15:37

A US navy coast guard ship fired off two salvos of machine-gun fire as a warning to rapidly approaching Iranian boats in the Strait of Hormuz on Monday, the US Defense Ministry said. In April, a United States military ship fired warning shots after three vessels from IRGCN came close to it and another American patrol boat in the Gulf.

by | May 09, 2021 | 07:50

The Long March 5B - comprising one core stage and four boosters - lifted off from China's Hainan island on April 29 with the unmanned Tianhe module, which contains what will become living quarters on a permanent Chinese space station. Space-Track, reporting data collected by U.S. Space Command, estimated the debris would make reentry over the Mediterranean Basin. Pentagon press secretary John Kirby said that "this rocket debris" is "almost the body of the rocket, as I understand it, ...

by | May 05, 2021 | 00:19

The Ministry of Health says 1,925 people are in hospital with COVID-19, but notes that more than 10 per cent of hospitals did not submit data to the province over the weekend. There have been 202 deaths and 1,631 cases with a variant of concern. 772 cases of P.1, which is the variant strain that originated in Brazil. Ontario might shorten the length of time between COVID-19 vaccine doses and is looking into mixing and matching doses as it prepares to receive increased shipments of the ...

by | May 04, 2021 | 17:24

The European Commission proposed easing restrictions on business and leisure travel for those who have been fully inoculated against Covid-19, adding to signs of a gradual return to normalcy as vaccinations gather pace. On Newstalk Breakfast this morning, Ireland South MEP Billy Kelleher said Ireland should opt-in to the new rules now to ensure we are not left behind later in the summer.

by | May 04, 2021 | 18:22

The shooting occurred around 6 p.m. when the unidentified suspect got out of his vehicle with a weapon before he was shot, the Federal Bureau of Investigation told Fox News in a statement . The CIA said in a statement that its compound had remained secured, and its Security Protective Officers were "the only Agency personnel directly involved" in the incident.

by | May 04, 2021 | 10:19

Video showed at least one broken train along with dozens of rescuers searching through the rubble of the collapsed overpass. The collapse occurred on the newest of the Mexico City subway's lines, Line 12, which stretches far into the city's southside.

by | May 03, 2021 | 23:43

France began administering the J&J vaccine on 24 April. NACI also recommended that provinces use the J&J vaccine on populations that may have trouble booking a second dose if they were given a different vaccine. But Danish health officials said the current favourable epidemiological situation in the Scandinavian country meant it could do without the J&J jab, and would rely only on the Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna vaccines.

by | May 03, 2021 | 22:13

Certain protocols such as maintaining six feet of space between people will remain in place, Cuomo said , in line with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidance. The outdoor residential gathering limit has been removed and the indoor residential gathering limit increases to 50 on May 19. Meanwhile, indoor gathering limits will increase to 250 up to 500, with the latter being contingent on testing or proof of vaccination.

by | April 28, 2021 | 11:18

It will, however, be subject to the availability of the vaccines. Appointments at state government centres and private centres will depend on how many vaccination centres are ready on May 1 for vaccination of the people aged above 18, the MyGovIndia account tweeted .

by | April 24, 2021 | 19:29

As of this publication, Northern Health has a recorded total of 6,937 cases since the pandemic arrive in the region on March 14, 2020. Effective immediately, these measures are enacted under the provincial state of emergency, using the extraordinary powers of the Emergency Program Act.

by | April 24, 2021 | 01:04

No other details will be released to protect the man's privacy. "The health and safety of Ontarians remains our top priority", Williams said in a statement . The federal government has said that 4.1 million more doses of the vaccine are expected to arrive in the country by the end of June, but a delivery schedule to the provinces has not yet been published.

by | April 23, 2021 | 01:45

The hotel is in Quetta , the capital of southwestern Balochistan province that has always been the scene of low-level insurgency from local nationalists. called the bombing an act of terrorism without elaborating. "Anti-Pakistan elements want to damage the country's peace". Balochistan Inspector General Muhammad Tahir Rai told the media that neither the Chinese ambassador nor other members of any foreign delegation were staying at the hotel when the blast occurred.

by | April 22, 2021 | 01:07

Reuters reported, citing Indonesia's military chief that the country has appealed to Singapore and Australia to help find a missing submarine and its crew. TNI Commander Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto said contact with the submarine was lost at around 4.30am local time on Wednesday morning. The submarine underwent a two-year refit in South Korea that was completed in 2012, according to the Indonesian cabinet secretariat's website.

by | April 22, 2021 | 00:27

The daily active cases tally rose to 20, 31,977. 1,82,553 deaths have been recorded so far. "We are trying to increase oxygen production and supply across the country", Modi said in a televised address on Tuesday evening. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi compared the central government's vaccine strategy with demonetisation, which according to him, helped industrialists flourish and made common people suffer.

by | April 22, 2021 | 00:32

Derek Chauvin was found guilty Tuesday on all three charges against him: second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. "It's a new day in America", he said. "This verdict is a turning point in history and sends a clear message on the need for accountability of law enforcement", Crump tweeted .

by | April 22, 2021 | 00:40

China has expressed strong displeasure and resolute opposition to Australia's cancelling of two cooperation deals between its state of Victoria and China under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). It also reflects the broader principle that foreign relations are a national matter and agreements by states and territories with foreign governments should not be at odds with the federal government's policies.

by | April 21, 2021 | 01:05

In Philadelphia, 1,000 Pennsylvania National Guard have been activated to bolster the city's response to any unrest. He clearly stated that the entire incident wasn't an act of policing but a blatant murder. "Guilty, guilty, guilty", said Waters. "Because we're all we've got". The congresswoman was at the protest because Brooklyn Centre, a suburb about 16km from where Chauvin is being tried, is where 20-year-old Daunte Wright was shot by a police officer on Sunday, 11 April.

by | April 21, 2021 | 00:51

The government has been working with the tourism industry and BC Ferries to cancel bookings that have been made and to not accept new ones from people living outside their intended destination, Horgan said Monday. Premier John Horgan says the province's goal is to restrict people's ability to leave their health authority. The restrictions are now scheduled to expire after the Victoria Day long weekend (which ends May 24).

by | April 20, 2021 | 01:00

The proof-of-concept flight was performed by the little helicopter called Ingenuity , which hitched a ride to the red planet with the Perseverance rover , landing earlier this year. Flight controllers at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory received data confirming the successful flight at 3:46 AM PDT (10:46 UTC). Nasa also expects to receive images and video of the flight that mission engineers hope to capture using cameras mounted on the helicopter and the Perseverance rover, which will be ...

by | April 20, 2021 | 00:14

Police in cities across Canada's most populous province on Saturday refused to carry out the provincial government order that allows them to make random stops to impose a stay-at-home order as COVID-19 cases soar. The Canadian Civil Liberties Association welcomed Saturday's reversal. Politicians were among those denouncing the new police powers. But experts said Ford had missed the mark on key drivers of the pandemic, including a lack of paid sick leave for essential workers and a dearth ...

by | April 19, 2021 | 09:11

The gunman in the Indianapolis FedEx shooting legally bought two rifles after police had taken away his shotgun in March 2020, The New York Times reported. On Saturday, Hole's family issued an apology to the victims and told The IndyStar they tried to get him help. The teen who shot up an Indianapolis FedEx facility and killed eight people was reportedly part of a freakish Internet subculture obsessed with "My Little Pony".

by | April 18, 2021 | 06:39

Prime Minister Andrej Babis , in his turn, said, as quoted by the Nova broadcaster, that the reason for the move is the suspicion that Russian military intelligence officers were involved in the explosion of an ammunition depot in Vrbetice in 2014.

by | April 17, 2021 | 12:31

During a news conference in the Rose Garden after their discussions, Biden said that the decision to meet in person amid the pandemic was "indicative of the value and importance we both place on this relationship". At a press conference in the Rose Garden after their meeting, Biden stressed US commitments to Japan's defence and said the alliance - the U.S.is Japan's only treaty ally - would "prove that democracies can still commit and win" and "deliver for our people".

by | April 17, 2021 | 00:40

The minister said that till now, almost 350000 tourists have visited the Maldives , and a lot of them have been from India. "So we're going to do whatever it takes to help". The first two contacts between the European Union and Pfizer have covered the supply of 500 million doses, with the option to increase this to a total of 600 million doses.

by | April 16, 2021 | 17:54

Highway shut: The major nearby highway, the I-70, was closed in both direction between I-465 and the Ronald Reagan Parkway due to the police activity, according to Indiana State Police Sgt. Her daughter, Jessica, works in the facility, and she had not heard from her. At the end of March, a gunman killed four people , including a 9-year-old boy, at a real estate office in Southern California.

by | April 16, 2021 | 05:57

Many protesters and Mr Wright's family members have rejected this, saying that either they do not believe it or that the incident reflects bias in policing, with Mr Wright ending up dead after being stopped for an expired auto registration.

by | April 15, 2021 | 15:10

The trip marks the highest-level travel to China known so far for officials of the Biden administration and comes amid heightened tensions over human rights, trade and China's territorial claims to Taiwan and the South China Sea. plans to host next week, with major emitting countries taking part. The summit comes as it seeks to shore up its leadership on global issues, such as climate change - an area where Washington's commitment had receded due to former President Donald Trump's formal ...

by | April 15, 2021 | 04:28

Madoff pleaded guilty to 11 crimes in 2009 relating to a Ponzi scheme that swindled thousands of investors out of billions of dollars. The scam came to light only at the time of the 2008 financial crisis , as anxious investors clamored to withdraw savings from financial institutions.