The incident prompted a lockdown at the White House, where President Donald Trump had recently completed talks and a news conference with his Australian counterpart. "No law enforcement personnel were injured during the incident involving a vehicle hitting a barrier near the White House", a tweet read. Several streets around the White House were closed to pedestrians and traffic.
I have a couple screws in my face. "I didn't feel happy like I did on the first day". "I had no pain, [I was] just numb. The headaches are gone". Playing alongside her in the same squad was two-time Major champion Lincicome, who carded six birdies and an eagle on the 11th hole against a bogey for a 65 to settle for 12-under-par-132.
The EU's executive Commission estimates that Britain's planned departure next year will cut contributions by around 12 billion euros ($14.8 billion) a year. "The EU budget has been usually deeply divisive". European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said that spending cuts would fall most heavily on the EU's two big spending areas, the Common Agriculture Policy (CAP) and the Structural and Regional funds.
Mizzou initially said the surgery would sideline Porter for three to four months and likely for the season. Porter Jr. was the No. 2 overall recruit in the 2017 recruiting cycle and is widely projected to be a top pick in the 2018 NBA Draft, even if he were to never play a meaningful minute for Missouri.
However, with a high of 10 C, the freezing drizzle will give way to drizzle throughout the rest of the day. Tonight the rain/sleet/freezing rain will continue through this evening otherwise we start to dry out with continued cloud cover overnight and lows in the 20s.
The Philippines has summoned U.S. ambassador Sung Kim over an American intelligence report that mentioned President Duterte as long as other threats in Cambodia, Myanmar and Thailand, according to Duterte's spokesman Harry Roque. Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea discussed the global threat assessment with the envoy and asked the Philippines' diplomatic mission in the United States to explain to Washington that President Duterte's was advancing economic development in the region while ...
According to a report by the New York Times , Patricia Bullrich, Argentina's minister of security, reportedly said during a news conference Thursday, "We have dismantled an global cocaine trafficking organization operating between Argentina, Russia and Germany".
These unprovoked actions were made in direct violation of the ceasefire agreement and for this obvious reason caused the Syrian authorities' counter-action. While U.N. officials say hundreds of thousands of people have been killed in the conflict, the Syrian regime officials say the death toll is closer to 10,000.
The government of Myanmar strongly denies any wrongdoing, saying its military operation in Rakhine is a proportionate response to "terrorist" groups operating in the region. Myanmar's government claims it's simply trying to rebuild a devastated region. Earlier this month the United Nations high commissioner for refugees, Filippo Grandi, urged caution on a controversial plan to repatriate the Rohingya refugess, which was put on hold due to logistical concerns last month.
A spokeswoman for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association in Charlotte, North Carolina, said by phone that the family had approved a request from McConnell and Ryan for the public tribute. The couple's caskets were designed and built by inmates at the nation's largest maximum security prison, Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola, Louisiana.
Taiwan is planning a blanket ban on single-use plastic items including straws, cups and shopping bags by 2030, officials said Thursday, with restaurants facing new restrictions from next year. The Queen has also sought to reduce plastic straw usage at Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle and the Palace of Holyroodhouse. But the banning of straws has been criticised by one disability organisation.
He called on humanitarian aid to be delivered to the needy and for all parties to the conflict to allow the evacuation of an estimated 700 people that need urgent medical treatment. Residents and insurgents in eastern Ghouta say Syria's ally Russian Federation, is also involved in the bombing raids. Guterres expressed support for a Swedish and Kuwaiti push for the 15-member council to demand a 30-day ceasefire in Syria.
On Jan. 20, the Turkish Armed Forces, together with the Free Syrian Army, launched the Operation Olive Branch in Afrin, Syria . Turkey's forces will "clear" the Syrian city of Manbij and all the area west of the Euphrates from terrorists, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said.
Greitens was indicted on Thursday for allegedly threatening to release nude photos of a former mistress if she ever talked publicly about their affair. Greitens' legal team immediately filed a motion to dismiss the indictment, on grounds that any activity Greitens engaged in was "consensual". But late Thursday we heard the first response we've heard along those lines from the Republican House leadership.
Navaratnam was last seen on September 5, 2010, in the Church St./Carleton St. area. McArthur was charged last month with the death of 49-year-old Andrew Kinsman, and the presumed death of 44-year-old Selim Esen, both of whom went missing from Toronto's gay village in 2017.
State Department officials are now examining the possibility of accepting funds for all or most of the planned embassy from Adelson, four officials told the AP. The officials weren't authorized to discuss the plan publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity. Israel's Minister of Transportation and Intelligence Israel Katz confirmed that the controversial embassy would officially open on May 14.
The Wildcats, who lead the Pac-12 at 21-6 (11-3 in conference play) take on Oregon State in Corvallis Thursday before traveling to Eugene to face the Ducks on Saturday night. "This is so frustrating and unnecessary, especially at this time of the season and Allonzo's career". The University of Arizona will appeal the decision by the NCAA, so there is at least hope, despite the outcome not being very promising at this point, especially with this being reported.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said he wants to boost the "warm climate of reconciliation and dialogue" with South Korea after a high-level delegation returned from the Winter Olympics , while the United States has stressed the need to intensify pressure to force North Korea to give up his nuclear weapons.
It's not clear if that threat is related to the current investigation. Though the authenticity of the threat has not been verified, officials chose to close all schools in the district. The incidents follow a district-wide lockdown this week in Orono. "Because of this, the district has made the decision to cancel classes at Dubuque Senior High School on Friday, Feb.
His speech at CPAC previous year was a blistering and dark diatribe that cemented the notion that Trump would not adhere to presidential norms. Trump is preparing to "sign the largest investment in our national defense since the days of Ronald Reagan" and is "giving ...
Porteous' win was made all the more special as, at 16, he became the youngest ever Olympic medal victor in Aotearoa. After finishing the first run today in seventh place with a score of 65.50, Zoi landed a big switch backside 900 to card 92 in her second run.
During panel testimony, Heritage Foundation policy analyst Dean Cheng raised concerns about the "heavy military component" in China's dual-use space program. "America's prosperity, security, and even our national character depends on American leadership in space", Pence said. To do that, he said there would be a "new, one-stop shop for space commerce".
She and LaPierre didn't have to worry about any pushback while speaking at CPAC in front of a group of like-minded pro-Second Amendment individuals. His Thursday demand to eradicate "gun-free zones" has been echoed by President Trump , who has proposed arming teachers to prevent school shootings.
According to the group, there are 242,900 Salvadorans and 93,500 Haitians living in the US under the program. "The Administration's decision to terminate TPS for El Salvador and Haiti manifests these discriminatory views, and the Constitution does not allow governmental decision-making that is infected by this type of racial bias".
Japanese airbag maker Takata Corp. has reached a $650 million deal to settle consumer protection claims from MI and 43 other states and Washington, D.C., but only a fraction of the money will be paid due to Takata's financial problems and bankruptcy.