He immediately called for back up. Police initially planned to arrest the man for disorderly conduct. When police attempted to gather the man's possessions, they found an AR-15 rifle, a shotgun and a handgun, along with many rounds of ammunition, according to the Houston Chronicle .
In Southern California, the unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County, along with the cities of Los Angeles, Pasadena, Santa Monica, and Malibu have current pay floors of $12 an hour for employers of 26 or more workers. ME is among 29 states that have a higher minimum wage than the federal minimum of $7.25. According to the Economic Policy Institute, roughly 59,000 non-tipped minimum wage earners will see an increase next year.
Justin Mann and James White-both from Schenectady, New York-pled not guilty to murder charges December 30 in Troy. "We also thank the public for all their tips and assistance in aiding in the investigation along with the media for the abundance of coverage they have provided", according to a statement from Troy police.
A memorial ceremony marking the 24th birthday of an Israeli soldier killed during the 2014 Operation Protective Edge , the ground invasion of the Gaza Strip aimed at silencing rocket fire into Israel, was interrupted when air raid sirens sounded on Sunday heralding incoming rounds.
He filed a lawsuit late Wednesday to stop Alabama officials from certifying Doug Jones as the victor of the Senate race. Did Roy Moore concede after the certification of the election? Moore's lawyer claimed that increased turnout in heavily black and Democratic areas, and lower turnout in rural and more Republican areas, was proof of rampant fraud in the December 12 special election .
The plane went down in the Hawkesbury River near the suburb of Cowan 50 km north of Sydney , said police in New South Wales state. Acting Superintendent Michael Gorman said the "recovery operation continues" at the site where the single-engine aircraft crashed.
On Friday, South Korean authorities announced that they have seized the product tanker Lighthouse Winmore for allegedly violating United Nations prohibitions on ship-to-ship transfers with North Korean vessels. Russia's Foreign Ministry and the Russian Customs Service both declined to comment when asked on Wednesday if Russian ships had supplied fuel to North Korean vessels.
He said, the vote is the most effective tool in bringing about a positive change in the lives of millions of people. Proposing a mock Parliament to be organised around 15th August in Delhi comprising one young representative selected from every district, Mr Modi wished that youth get information and details of all the opportunities and plans at one place.
Nawaz Sharif will be in Saudi Arabia over the weekend to meet with Saudi crown prince Muhammad Bin Salman at the request of the Pakistani military high command which wants to avert a head-on collision with the former prime minister. Criticising Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf Chairman Imran Khan, she said he has been crying foul for four years and the PTI leader has repeatedly changed his stance in the disqualification case he was facing.
No less than 13 people were injured Wednesday evening when developed blasting device left at a storage area for customers' bags at the supermarket in St. In his wishes to the Syrian leader, with whom he met during a surprise visit to RussiaÂ´s Syrian air base Hmeimim earlier this month, Putin "expressed honest hope that key changes for the better will continue in Syria in the new year".
The investigation is a campaign to rein in graft and a move to consolidate power under Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who is widely expected to take his father's place as king sometime soon. During an official visit to the United States previous year he met executives at Facebook, Microsoft and Uber, in which the sovereign wealth fund he chairs later took a $3.5 billion stake.
She added: "This historic reduction in spending - in addition to many other moves toward a more efficient and accountable United Nations - is a big step in the right direction". Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas condemned the USA veto of Egypt's draft resolution over Jerusalem on Monday. Haley's statement did not mention how or if the USA contribution will be altered.
The terrorists first threw grenades and then open fired at the camp in order to get inside. The militants managed to enter the camp at around 2.10 am. Meanwhile, CRPF has issued an alert claiming similar attacks can be carried out at the other camps also. "There is quite possibility of similar type of attack on other camp also", said the CRPF.
Nine people were killed, including two police officers, and another 10 were wounded in an attack on the Mar Mina Church in Helwan, located in Greater Cairo. According to the statement , attackers opened fire at a household appliances shop, then headed to the church, where they attempted to trespass the church's perimeter security.
Papadopoulos was with Downer, Australia's top diplomat to the United Kingdom, in an upscale London bar. Trump and top officials have steadfastly maintained they didn't know about the emails until they were released on WikiLeaks. The FBI caught wind of Papadopoulos' claims more than two months after the London meeting with Downer. According to The Times , the fact that the DNC had been hacked and the revelation that people on the Trump campaign could possibly be collaborating with ...
Weah was declared the victor of Liberia's presidential election run-off on Friday, the country's elections commission confirmed. "On that note, the PDP charges the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof". Voter turnout was 55.8 per cent, or just over 1.2 million people, the NEC reported. Sirleaf, Africa's first female president, led the country's recovery after back-to-back civil wars and saw it through a deadly Ebola outbreak.
The banner was hung by the daughters of the homeowners - and one of their girlfriends. Pitkin County Sheriff Joe DiSalvo explained to the Aspen Times , "When they said, 'We're not here to control your free speech rights, ' they came out with chili and began feeding them".
An NBA website listing "Palestine-occupied territory" was called out and removed from NBA.com, according to The Guardian . The row over the inclusion of the words in a pop-up menu provided by a third party in an online poll of favourite players is the latest example of the lengths Israeli ministers will go to challenge the accepted legal definition of Palestine's status.
Videos on social media platforms showed flames erupting from the building. Check back for the fullest version. "One casualty has been taken to hospital suffer by smoke inhalation". A spokeswoman for the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) said resources are at the scene but no further information is now available. "We could see firemen working with torches through the windows of some of the floors where there was fire, so hopefully it's being controlled", he said.
With their mother at work, the siblings checked and saw the smoke. The fire started Thursday night around the time that many residents of the 25-unit, five-story building would have been eating dinner. Fernando Batiz said his 56-year-old sister, Maria Batiz, and her 8-month-old granddaughter died, though the baby's mother survived. "If there is a fire, you must close the door".
The New Year's Eve celebrations in Cologne two years ago were marred by mass sex attacks and chaos which were largely ascribed to the influx of mostly male migrants to Germany from the Arab world and Africa as a result of the 2015 refugee crisis.
A blast ripped through a supermarket in the Russian city of St. Petersburg on Wednesday evening, injuring at least 10 shoppers. The Federal Security Service, or FSB, made the announcement in a December 30 statement carried by Russian news agencies.
Some protesters in these videos also pointedly targeted their ire at Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei - a rare display of dissent, and something not widely seen in the pro-reform Green Movement protests, which disputed the outcome of that year's presidential elections.
Garner, 27, had been hospitalized following a heart attack on December 24. Sources told The New York Daily News of Erica Garner's , the daughter of Eric Garner, death early Saturday morning, the outlet reported . What do you want from marching?' He was my father", Garner said. "He's been, basically, a protester his whole career", she said. I feel like a representative for people throughout this whole nation because I'm doing this, I'm speaking out, me being his daughter.
Had we not supported the USA and Afghanistan, they would never have been able to defeat Al-Qaeda", he added. "Actually, this is turn and time for Afghanistan and the United States to do more rather than asking Pakistan", the Army spokesperson asserted.