Trump and the first lady met with the governor of Puerto Rico , and addressed the press, moments after landing in San Juan. It was a near certainty that our president's visit to hurricane-battered Puerto Rico would be unhelpful and unwanted, particularly after he feuded with San Juan's exhausted mayor and accused the USA territory, where millions still lack running water, of not pulling its weight.
Paddock often checked in on his mother, who lived in a home on Clear Lake in Mesquite, but neighbours hinted he "wasn't very sociable". One said: "I know that she doesn't know anything as well like us". Stephen Paddock , 64, killed himself after firing hundreds of rounds into the crowd at a music festival Sunday. The Facebook page for Geary Danley showed he was a fan of organizations like Black Lives Matter and broadcaster Rachel Maddow, which was enough for a conservative website to ...
I was grateful, but honestly I was anxious at first that the unexpected trip home and then the money was a way of breaking up with me. Danley described it this way in Wednesday's statement: "A little more than two weeks ago, Stephen told me he'd found a cheap ticket for me to the Philippines, and he wanted me to take a trip home to see my family".
The shooting killed at least 58 people and injured more than 500. US President Donald Trump disembarks a plane with first lady Melania Trump . Also, Snopes points out, a video was surfaced on social media which, toward the end of the video, shows the same flashing light hours before the shooting.
Police said they were still working to establish the motive behind the deadliest mass shooting in the USA history. The 64-year-old killed himself as authorities entered his room. She went on to describe her sister as "a good person and gentle soul", and said she "seemed madly in love with Steve". I wonder if Danley is scheduled to return from the Philippines any time soon.
The joint patrol, conducted to train Niger troops, was considered routine, according to USA military officials who also said that eight to ten United States troops were part of the patrol, Fox News reported . "We can confirm reports that a joint USA and Nigerien patrol came under hostile fire in southwest Niger", a USA military spokesman said. U.S. and coalition troops were ambushed in Niger, the U.S.
Earlier in the day, during a visit to the storm-ravaged island, President Donald Trump praised officials in Puerto Rico for the fact that only 16 people died . Rossello told reporters on Monday that more than 720 of the island's 1,100 gasoline stations were now up and running, with more fuel supplies expected in coming days .
But after the president called the agreement "an embarrassment to the United States" in his speech to the U.N. General Assembly last month, JCPOA advocates are even more anxious that he will withdraw the US from the agreement, possibly using a plan drafted by Ambassador John Bolton , which National Reviewpublished on August 28.
Despite her in words for the White House staff , Carmen Yulín Cruz wasn't as positive when it came to Donald Trump . San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz finally came face to face with President Donald Trump in Puerto Rico on Tuesday amid their public spat over the USA response to the devastating hurricane damage on the island.
A senate judiciary committee met Tuesday morning where both republican and democrat lawmakers were reassured that there has been no change to the policy of protecting information supplied on DACA applications, so that they're not used against illegal immigrants, but also that this policy could change in the future.
Bush Presidential Library Foundation will have five living former presidents of the United States for the hurricane relief concert "Deep from the Heart" at Texas A&M's Reed Arena on October 21. The former presidents said they "were inspired to come together to lend their support to the people and communities affected and to the first responders, organizations, volunteers and neighbors who have been providing assistance to victims".
Russian Federation said on Wednesday it had killed 12 field commanders of Al Qaeda's former Syria affiliate, adding the group's top leader Abu Mohammed Al Jolani had lost an arm and was in a "critical condition". "As a result of the strike, Golani sustained numerous shrapnel wounds and, having lost an arm, is in critical condition, according to information from several independent sources", Konashenkov said.
Court watchers have predicted that the case could come down to a split with Justice Anthony M. Kennedy in the deciding role. Nonetheless, the more liberal Judges argued whether the extreme partisan gerrymandering would undermine the democracy of USA itself.
McCormick County Emergency Services posted a message to its Facebook page warning residents of the attempted escape and advising them to avoid the area around the facility. They say all of their staff are safe and accounted for. The corrections department also said Wednesday's incident did not affect the entire prison. The sheriff's department says the prison remains on lockdown.
Earlier in the speech she was heckled by a protester who held up a P45 paper in front of her, a document handed out to employees leaving a job. "It was a good speech, but I think actually it did her a favour". But she fought back against "Maybot" claims, saying passion for social justice "burns inside me" and highlighting her work against racism and to establishing an inquiry into child sexual abuse.
In another significant development, Republican Rep. Jeff Duncan of SC, the key voice behind the so-called gun silencer bill that awaits a vote in the House, said he would be open to debating the bump stock issue and plans to talk to more of his Republican colleagues.
Why?" The Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) has also got something of Swift-fever, since they have been adding Taylor-inspired lyrics to their digital highway signage. According to BBC , authorities hope the campaign will reduce the number of accidents on Iowa's roads. In 2016, 404 people were killed on Iowa highways, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation , and as many as 40,000 across the USA, according to the National Safety Council .
On Tuesday, officials offered new information on Paddock and how he planned the attack. As of morning October 2, Danley was in Tokyo but she is expected to return to the USA for questioning. A nephew of Stephen Paddock's girlfriend says he's stunned by the actions of the Las Vegas gunman and didn't even know that Paddock was interested in guns.
Aung San Suu Kyi is to be stripped of her Freedom of Oxford award because of her response to the Rohingya crisis . Suu Kyi, the longtime activist turned de facto leader of Myanmar, has been criticized for her response to accusations of ethnic cleansing in her nation; almost half a million members of the Rohingya Muslim minority have fled to neighboring Bangladesh due to violence in recent weeks, but Suu Kyi has downplayed the issue and dismissed claims of sexual violence against Rohingya ...
Heurged Congress to create a committee to investigate gun violence as a public health crisis and roll out policies to prevent civilians from procuring military-grade weapons and "keep guns out of the wrong hands". "They have the strictest gun laws in the country, that certainly hasn't helped there", she said, adding: "I think we need to look at things that actually have that real impact".
Other reports have suggested that al-Julani may have lost his hand. Russia's Defense Ministry said earlier on Wednesday that United States support of terrorists was "the main obstacle" to defeating the terror group in Syria. Since 2017, Fateh al-Sham has dominated HTS, which is a coalition of rebel groups in northern Syria. Earlier this month the IS group released an audio recording of what it said was its leader al-Baghdadi.
Ms Danley, who has not been arrested, lived with the 64-year-old at his retirement community home in Mesquite , Nevada - and officials searching the property have found a number of weapons. Investigators are hoping she can provide more clues into Paddock's motivation for the attack, which killed 58 people and wounded more than 500. A neighbor, Susan Page, told the newspaper that Paddock and Danley were "closet people" and that she "never saw them".
After again admonishing the country that Monday was "a day of reflection, a day of mourning, a day of gratefulness for those that were saved", she insisted that " there will be, certainly, time for that policy discussion to take place, but that's not the place that we're in at this moment ".
As with previous line of credit (LoC) agreements, Bangladesh will pay an interest rate of 1% a year. The third line of credit will be used to fund 17 major projects in Bangladesh, which include electricity, railroads, roads, shipping and ports.
Staveley , who in the past has managed the investment interests of Middle Eastern parties, has been involved in a number of high-profile takeovers, most notably the 2008 investment of 3.5 billion by Sheikh Mansour for a 16% stake in Barclays as well as the purchase of Manchester City that same year.