There was no further information on what was discussed or promised, but Cox said in his tweet that Trump and Pence " support the Second Amendment, support strong due process and don't want gun control". John Cornyn (R-Texas) and urged lawmakers to use a more expansive bipartisan bill to require background checks for nearly all commercial gun sales as a base for comprehensive legislation.
More than 970,000 people live in the areas hit by the blackout, though Molina said it wasn't clear how many were affected. The capital of San Juan was left without power along with the neighboring municipalities of Caguas, Bayamon and Carolina, company spokeswoman Yohari Molina told The Associated Press.
Early said the deaths were being treated as "suspicious", however, authorities would not comment on the nature of the residents' deaths . No other information was immediately available. He said police wanted him to "reassure the community that there is no cause for alarm". We are told that two of those children were students at West Brookfield Elementary School.
Some analysts said President Vladimir Putin's statements about the new weapons may speed up what they see as an emerging arms race with the US. Putin tells Kelly that Russia will respond with nuclear weapons under two conditions - if anyone attacks Russia with nuclear weapons, aaaaaand ...
The move, which goes into effect Monday, stems from late 2016 when a series of USA diplomats in Havana began suffering unexplained losses of hearing and the beginnings of neurological symptoms. -Cuba relations plummeting from what had been a high point when the two countries, estranged for a half-century, restored full diplomatic ties under President Barack Obama in 2015.
The report from the pilot also stated that "pilots were on the verge of throwing up". A plane flying into Washington Dulles International Airport was rocked so severely by Winter Storm Riley that almost every person on the flight threw up .
Two of the aid workers who died were contractors with the International Organization for Migration (IOM), working as coordinators at a camp for 55,000 displaced people in Rann, the United Nations said. The US Embassy, in a statement on its website on Friday, said that it was committed to ensuring humanitarian workers were protected and able to do their lifesaving work.
A live broadcast was taken off the air when a journalist asked Mr Soltanifar when women would be allowed to attend football matches. Iran has detained 35 women for trying to attend a football match. Women have not been allowed into sporting arenas in Iran since 1982 which is a violation of FIFA's statutes . Ghoncheh Ghavami , a British-Iranian woman who was detained for four months after attempting to attend a men's volleyball match in 2015, urged female fans to keep buying tickets ...
The Russian Foreign Ministry tweeted a video in which Lavrov was speaking to other delegates at the conference. "The main focus on the worldwide issues in the talks will be the settlement of the crisis in Syria , the development of the situation in Ukraine, the Middle East, the Korean Peninsula, as well as the cooperation between Russian Federation and France in the OSCE and the Council of Europe", said the ministry.
Five people died after a huge fireball tore through the supermarket and flats above, causing the entire building to collapse like a "pancake". The two new suspects, from East Anglia, are being held on suspicion of offences under the Proceeds of Crime Act and conspiracy to cause an explosion, suggesting police believe it may have been deliberate.
Goodness gracious. This is why the python is considered an apex predator in the wild. After moving it to a different location, the python regurgitated a white-tailed deer. What scientists found amazed them: The snake weighed 31.5lbs while the fawn was judged to weigh 35lbs, meaning that the python had devoured an animal that was 110% of its entire body mass.
Paul Gundersen, chief meteorologist at the Met Office said: "Whilst initially the snow will be patchy in nature, will turn heavier and more persistent through the afternoon and evening and it will become very windy". The yellow warning previously in place is now an amber warning over most of the district, meaning disruption is more likely. Areas expected to be hit by the wind and snow warning include Preston, South Ribble, Blackpool and Wigan.
The Washington Post story Rose quotes addresses questions about how the First Lady, a Slovenian model when she began dating Trump , managed to score an EB-1 visa, known as "Einstein visa", allowing her permanent residency in the U.S. Aside from the fact that not many models have appeared in " Sports Illustrated " hugging a giant inflatable whale, immigration experts are questioning how the first lady qualified for an EB-1.
Netanyahu is accused of asking Bezeq owner Shaul Elovitch for favorable news coverage in exchange for favorable government regulatory decisions. Case 4000 is one of the biggest investigations facing the Israeli leader, dealing with the relationship between the Ministry of Communications - at a time when Netanyahu was the Communications Minister - and Israeli telecommunications firm Bezeq.
Police asked for the public's help in finding a suspect on the loose after two people were fatally shot on Central Michigan's campus Friday. It also says no other injuries have been reported . We talked about our kids who are in college. "We're telling our kids to be strong and pray for them". If you see him, do not approach him. The school is urging students to take shelter.
But Irish premier Leo Varadkar called for "more detailed and realistic proposals", although he was criticised by leading Tory Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg, who said the EU's "absurd" proposition heightened the risk of no deal. Therefore there would be no need for a customs process at UK-EU borders, but the UK would also be able to apply its own tariffs and trade policy for goods intended for the UK market, she argued.
The only problem: Trump posted that "Alex" Baldwin had a mediocre, "dieing" career. "Agony. I can't", Baldwin revealed, before going on to say that he hopes voters soon "get rid" of Trump. "Anybody over this guy", said Baldwin. "(Hey, Melania.we've got Charles Barkley this Saturday! )" Trump has yet to respond. "And Mr President...please ask your wife to stop calling me for SNL tickets", he added.
As the talks of the cover photo grew, many noted that it seems to be the first time an Indian magazine has published a cover image of a woman breastfeeding. The model's breast which is bereft of milk is stuffed into the child's mouth and this is how the photo is captured. Such incidents which attempt to commercialize motherhood and breastfeeding put the rights of newborn babies in danger.
This move follows reports from the Commerce Department that investigated the impact of these imports. Let us start with the most obvious - that the USA economy is 10 times larger at nearly $20 trillion GDP [as opposed to] the $2 trillion Canadian GDP.
Anyway, the problem is the Big East has played its tournament at the world's most famous arena for the last 35 years, and its current contract with the Garden runs through 2026. Joining Bates-Diop and Edwards on the all-conference first team are Michigan State's Miles Bridges, Wisconsin's Ethan Happ and Penn State's Tony Carr.
French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian confirmed that the attacks targeted the French embassy. The ministry recommended that French residents of Ouagadougou stay confined to a safe place, suspend all travel in town and comply with instructions by local authorities.
Kelly, during an impromptu but lengthy briefing with reporters, said he was only told of "red flags" involving the allegations from Porter's two ex-wives on February 6. No one really knows. Now, it's also possible that Kelly was just *really* clueless about the issues going on under his nose. According to sources in the room, Kelly told the staffers that he took action on Porter within 40 minutes of seeing the photos that had surfaced overnight showing one of Porter's ex-wives with a black ...
The Democratic primary is uncontested, as Tom Timberman is the sole challenger from the party. Gerry Cohen, former counsel for the General Assembly, posted on Twitter that might be the first time both major parties have contested all 170 seats in the general election.
Coast Guard issuing a notice to mariners warning of 65 m.p.h. wind gusts. The East Coast was being hit with winds reaching 50 mph, and officials warned that Cape Cod, Massachusetts , could experience hurricane-strength winds of 80 mph to 90 mph.
Much of the country is now on red alert, with school closures, transport chaos and towns and villages cut off by snow drifts. The public have been urged to stay indoors across Leinster and Munster , most of the south and east of the country, as the provinces are under a red alert weather warning.
A billboard near Interstate 15 crossing downtown Las Vegas was vandalized as a shocking sign against gun violence early Thursday morning. The billboard was designed for Battlefield Vegas, a shooting range in the city of the US state of Nevada, showing a machine gun and an advertising sentence "Shoot a 50 Caliber Only $29 (29 USA dollars)".
Analysts said besides profit-booking by speculators at existing higher levels, fall in demand in the physical market against adequate stocks position weighed on crude palm oil prices at futures trade. OPEC officials will meet US shale executives at a USA energy conference on Monday, a gathering that underlines the influence of American output in keeping a lid on global prices.
What happened? There has since been zero mass shootings , about 5 percent fewer suicides assisted by firearms, and a drop in homicides using firearms of roughly 5.5 percent, both expressed in percentage points per year. "This is another step in the process of making sure that we keep firearms out of the hands of criminals and gangs, and we keep Australians safe and secure, " he added.
When a reporter asked if Trump planned to remove Sessions from the Justice Department, she simply replied, "Not that I know of". Trump tweeted: "Why is A.G. Trump chastised Sessions over an investigation into alleged surveillance abuses, calling his approach "disgraceful". As Sessions left the Billy Graham event in the Capitol on Wednesday , CNN asked for his response to Trump's tweet and criticism of him.
A lottery player won big with a Powerball ticket sold in Luzerne County. Six have been identified and all have claimed their winnings. The Powerball jackpot rolled to $321 million after Wednesday night's draw, and the Mega Millions jackpot rolled to $243 million after Tuesday night's draw.