Heather Heyer , 32, a counterprotester, was killed when a auto plowed into counterprotesters after authorities broke up the white nationalist Unite the Right rally. In keeping with his usual breakfast of Fox News and Twitter outbursts, President Trump doubled down on his support of Confederate monuments this morning.
Overnight an emergency alert was mistakenly broadcast to Guam residents amid fears of North Korea's "imminent" threat of nuclear missile strikes. The Foreign Ministry has protested to the South Korean government over South Korean President Moon Jae In's comment that former requisitioned workers have an individual right to claim compensation from Japanese companies, saying it "casts a shadow at a time when both nations are trying to build a future-oriented relationship".
The last time she tried to catch a partial eclipse, she was a teenager and it was through a shoebox with a pinhole from her sister's bedroom, circa 1970. The easiest, no-frills way to spot the eclipse is by using your hands, according to the American Astronomical Society . Twilight will fall at midday on Monday, stars will glimmer and birds will roost in an eerie stillness as millions of Americans and visitors witness the first total solar eclipse to traverse the United States from coast to ...
With the total solar eclipse on August 21 so close, now is the flawless time to get ready to view this once-in-a-lifetime event. That time can change depending on where you are along the path of totality . Experts say since they can't wear the special glasses , they'll have to be kept away or risk retinal damage. Amazon.com issued a recall of some glasses after it was found they were not safe.
Dunford plans to be in Tokyo on Friday. But the United States and South Korea are set to begin their annual 10-day Ulchi Freedom Guardian joint exercises on Monday, involving tens of thousands of troops. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned Wednesday "we can't support ideas by some of our partners to suffocate North Korea economically with all the negative and tragic humanitarian consequences for its citizens".
The rally in Virginia was organised to protest the removal of a statue of Robert E Lee, a general who fought for the pro-slavery Confederacy during the US Civil War. "Publicity seeking Lindsey Graham falsely stated that I said there is moral equivalency between the KKK, neo-Nazis & white supremacists. and people like Ms.
This will be Netanyahu's fourth visit to Russian Federation in some 16 months, a testament to Moscow's influence in the region as a result of its intense engagement in Syria. Netanyahu and the Israeli Defense Force (IDF) are staunchly opposed to any long-term peace deal that does not include the mandatory and immediate evacuation of Hezbollah and Iranian military forces from Syria.
A woman was killed at that Unite the Right rally, and many others were injured, when a vehicle ploughed into counter-demonstrators. According to a law enforcement official, 20 arrests were made on disorderly conduct and other charges, prompting President Trump to tweet that they were "anti-police agitators".
Totality begins in the United States in Lincoln City, Oregon at 10:16 a.m. PDT. "I think it's very powerful to have that off-the-earth perspective", said Angela des Jardins, director of the Montana Space Grant Consortium at the Montana State University.
If you look at the ground, spots of light showing between leaves should also show the crescent shape of the sun obscured by the moon. The event will kick off in OR at 9:05 a.m. and total eclipses always do that'. The only way to look directly at the partially eclipsed sun is through special-purpose "eclipse glasses" or handheld solar viewers, so be sure to take the proper precautions.
The Saudi monarch also instructed that planes of the Saudi Airline be sent to Qatar to carry Qataris wishing to perform the Hajj. "Saudi Arabian Airlines director general Saleh Al Jasser has said that the airline has thus far been unable to schedule flights to transport Qatari pilgrims from Hamad International Airport in Doha", SPA added.
Make sure you don't spend the entire time staring at the sun through your eclipse glasses, especially if you're in the band of totality. The eclipse, whether total or partial, should not be viewed with the naked eye, but only through proper eclipse glasses.
The NIA is curbing this and is investigating 165 such cases of terror funding in the entire country. Earlier this week, a Delhi court sent four Kashmiri separatist leaders, including the son-in-law of Hurriyat faction chief Syed Ali Shah Geelani, to 14 days' judicial custody in the terror funding case.
She is known for her stringent actions and discipline. Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry Kiran Bedi on Friday night conducted a surprise inspection and was shocked to find that there were no police personnel on the roads or in public places in the union territory.
Since the fire started on July 15 it has spread across 27,000 acres. Crews are bracing Saturday for another Red Flag Warning that goes into effect at 12 p.m. Around 3 pm, fire officials announced that a column of the fire was advancing in Carlton Creek. 2 homes and several outbuildings have already been burned.
On Friday, the cosmologist claimed "that the direction of change [in the UK] is towards a US-style insurance system". Physicist Stephen Hawking found himself in a war of words with Britain's Conservative government after he said it had caused a crisis in the state-run National Health Service (NHS) and was leading it towards a profit-making USA -style system.
Mike Signer's statement comes almost a week after white supremacists descended on the city in Virginia for a rally and clashed with counter protesters. Heather Heyer is the woman who was murdered on Saturday by an alleged Nazi sympathizer who drove his vehicle through a crowd of people gathered to protest white supremacy.
President Donald Trump's response to the white supremacist rally that turned violent in Charlottesville , Virginia, last weekend has been subjected to a poll revealing dissatisfaction among the majority of Americans. Most Republican voters also agreed with Trump, with 64 percent believing both groups were responsible for the violence while blame for one side or the other was similar.
Authorities say the abductor is Patrick Ryan McGraw, a white male who stands 6 ft. and weighs 220 pounds. She did not have any shoes or socks. The alert said they're traveling in a gray sedan and were last seen heading north in Westfield, N.C., which is in Stokes County and less than 10 miles from the Virginia border.
The rally came a week after a gathering of hate groups led to bloodshed in Charlottesville, Virginia. Mr Trump initially blamed "hatred, bigotry and violence on many sides" after far-right sympathiser James Alex Fields Jr allegedly rammed his vehicle into counter-protestors, killing 32-year-old Heather Heyer and leaving several others seriously injured in the Virginian city.
Social media activists and a local journalist say a shell has hit Syria's first worldwide trade fair since the war broke out six years ago, killing and wounding several people. The mortar shell, fired by rebels in eastern Damascus, apparently aimed to send a message that the rebels were still capable of undermining the security in the capital.
The two were reportedly there to attend a wedding. A "small number" of Britons were injured in the terror attacks in Spain and the Foreign Office have sent additional staff to Barcelona to help. "We found out an hour later this his seven-year-old son was with her". Authorities say the attacks were the work of a large terrorist cell that had been plotting for a long time from a house in Alcanar, 200 kilometers (124 miles) down the coast from Barcelona .
It is believed Nasri touched down in the Turkish city around midday to complete his medical before signing on the dotted line. The news broadcasters report that the France global is poised to put pen to paper on a two-year deal which would spell the end of his six-year tenure at the Etihad Stadium.
Authorities are also looking for Christopher Allen Tondre, who's wanted in connection with the boy's disappearance, the Texas Department of Public Safety said. The Midland County Sheriff's Office is searching for a missing 4-year-old in West Texas, according to an Amber Alert issued Friday. He was last seen wearing a T-shirt and blue jeans.
Seven-year-old Cadman has become one of the key stories of the Barcelona attack and reports he had been found were picked up by British media, including The Guardian and The Independent. A woman from California is also desperately hunting for her husband, who is still missing after the attack. The Philippines' Foreign Affairs Undersecretary for Migrant Workers Affairs Sarah Arriola said in a statement on Saturday that the 43-year-old Filipino woman was seriously injured in Thursday's ...