By Tuesday evening, more than 1,600 firefighters were assigned to the conflagration, backed by an aerial force of 13 water-dropping helicopters. Instead, fire crews used a power bulldozer to dig a trench that stopped the fire's advance.
There was extensive damage, including to multiple signals and 200 feet of track, but the 34 injuries reported were minor, per officials. Earlier this month, riders were stranded for 45 minutes in a dark, sweltering F train under Manhattan, where they were left to pry at subway doors just to get a whiff of fresh air.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority was reporting major delays as a result. MacKrell then tweeted about the evacuation, saying: 'Folks calmed quickly and within 5 minutes MTA personelle were clearing passengers forward onto the 125 platform.
Bauer is averaging a career-high 10.3 strikeouts per nine innings this year, up by 2.3 over last year, but he also is averaging a career-high 9.4 hits per nine innings. With the game tied at 1 and two out in the ninth inning, Cody Allen surrendered a solo home run to Adrian Beltre that lifted the Rangers to a series-tying 2-1 victory.
All three of the CNN journalists who left are respected veterans with decades of cumulative experience. Overnight, " Project Veritas " released undercover video of CNN producer John Bonifield admitting that the president is right to say the network is on a "witchhunt".
Pictured: James Dolan , Jackson and Mills stand for a photo during the press conference to announce Jackson as President of the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on March 18, 2014 in New York City. In his three years with the Knicks, the team only won 80 games with Johnson as president. Since the extension, the Knicks have not won more than 32 games and Anthony has repeatedly found himself on the trading block .
The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office says in January 2014, Marissa A. Mowry, 22-years-old at the time, had sex with an 11-year-old boy. Marissa hails from Port Richey , a city in Pasco County, Florida , which is a suburb of the Tampa-St.
In 2010, after Democrats lost 63 seats and control of the House, Rep. Heath Shuler of North Carolina challenged Pelosi. It wasn't just in the 6th District where the Democrats lost. I don't recall Pelosi putting up much of a fight, either. Ryan, for his part, is trying to carve out a role as more conservative on social issues but populist on economic issues like reviving manufacturing.
But the dad tells WFLA all he saw was a odd man walking towards the parking lot with his daughter. A man that police say was being a Good Samaritan this weekend when he found a child roaming around a Central Florida park got quite the surprise from the child's father - a beating.
As for himself, Sanders has foresworn any talk now of a 2020 presidential rerun, when he will become 79. According to allegations leveled last January by Brady Toensing - one of US president Donald Trump's top supporters in Vermont - Sanders' wife lied about the now-defunct college's financial support on an application for a $10 million bank loan for a 33-acre piece of property it purchased from the Roman Catholic church.
Ruiz's aunt told Valley News Live that the couple had been trying to get famous on YouTube , and their pranks were escalating. She used a.50 caliber Desert Eagle firearm which authorities recovered from the grass near the house. She told the Star Tribune that Ruiz was a gun enthusiast and "dare devil" who was always 'putting a risky twist on everything he did'. "We called him our little daredevil", said Lisa Primeau, who is the aunt of Ruiz, adding that she "pretty much raised" him ...
America First Policies also plans to run cable and digital ads after Democratic senators in West Virginia, Ohio, Michigan, North Dakota, Virginia, Missouri, Indiana, and Montana, a spokeswoman for the group said Monday. It came out yesterday afternoon. Sen. Richard Shelby , R-Alabama, told reporters the effort to get to 50 votes was "fluid" but maintained a degree of hope.
During their meeting, the camaraderie between both leaders was on full display. "A lot of discussion related to what was happening in Afghanistan". Prime Minister Narendra Modi was grateful to United States President Donald Trump as he, along with the First Lady, Melania, rendered a warm and grand welcome to the Indian Head of State.
Signs reading "Unite for Philando" and "Justice Not Served for Philando" could be seen; chants of "No justice, no peace, prosecute the police" were heard during the largely peaceful protest. "I think our officers acted really, really well and within the confines of what Chief Axtell has laid out and that's the approach we're going to take", Coleman said.
He said he thought Dayton shouldn't appeal if Guthmann sides with the Legislature, but vowed to appeal "absolutely" if they lose the case. "Call the balls and strikes, that's what the court does", Kelley asserted. The judge said that disagreement is why the court needs to rule. "This court order will temporarily prevent further damage to the state's credit rating and allow the legislature to function temporarily while the courts determine the unconstitutionality of Governor Dayton's ...
THURSDAY/FRIDAY: The "muggies" come back with rising dew points, and accordingly we will need to bring back the chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms. Tomorrow: Mostly Sunny. Highs near 80. Friday is hot and definitely more humid. Then clear to partly cloudy overnight with lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s.
The State Department vowed to keep travelers and travel industry partners informed as it implements the order, and to keep the US Refugee Admissions Program "apprised of changes as they take effect". The original legal argument for the ban was that it was temporary in order to implement better vetting procedures. Q What about refugees coming from places like Syria or other war-torn countries? But rights group said they did not expect chaos this time around.
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) lawyers argued that the Supreme Court's consideration of the case could open a "gaping hole" in civil rights laws if businesses can opt out of providing services for events that they do not wish to promote, such as homosexual weddings.
The decision was described by a Republican aide and another informed person who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly about the closed-door decision. "I certainly wasn't ready". Collins joined Sen. Ted Cruz , Sen. James Lankford, Mike Lee , Ben Sasse and Tom Cotton (Lee has come out against the bill in its current form, while Lankford, Lee and Cotton are undecided).
Someone proved you can travel through an airport with a large lobster. TSA regulations state that live lobsters are allowed through security, but passengers are required to place them in a "clear, plastic, spill-proof container". flights become ever more invasive. While there was nothing wrong, TSA tweeted a photo of it. "A TSA officer will visually inspect your lobster at the checkpoint", the instruction page reads .
Senate Republican leaders planned to pass the bill this week, but so far lack the votes to take up the measure. The Ohio AFL-CIO staged a Statehouse rally Tuesday against the Senate bill, urging Portman to stop "playing games" with health care as they spun a "Wheel of Misfortune" landing on different health care scenarios they said would be affected.
Several reports say Beyonce delivered twins earlier this week and have shared the news only with close family and friends. Beyonce and Jay-Z are already parents to Blue Ivy , who was born in 2012. Beyoncé has not posted on social media in about two weeks, fueling recent speculation that the birth of her twins was imminent. The " Formation " singer hasn't been shy about showing off her baby bump throughout her pregnancy.
Burlington College was a private, non-profit liberal arts college that was placed on probation in July 2014 for failing to meet the standards regarding financial resources and ultimately closed down on May 27, 2016. Weaver said Jane Sanders was working honestly to improve the outlook for Burlington College . The bill Republicans announced today is even worse than expected and by far the most harmful piece of legislation I have seen in my lifetime.
The Trump administration expects to launch a limited version of its travel ban on six mostly Muslim countries on Thursday, but has yet to say how it will be implemented or what it will do to avoid the chaos that accompanied the initial ban.
Giffords and 19 other Democrats under stylized cross hairs". The New York Times has published a piece that details how Sarah Palin is, well, suing the New York Times . Contrary to their statement, there is absolutely no evidence whatsoever that Loughner ever saw that map, or that he was motivated by any political animus at all.