A traffic collision involving California Highway Patrol officers was blocking all lanes of southbound Interstate 880 in Hayward early Monday morning, the CHP reported. The officer who died was in the passenger seat. The CHP declined to release the name of the driver who hit the patrol auto. "We join his family, friends and the entire California Highway Patrol in mourning his death and in honoring his sacrifice", the statement read.
The crash resulted in a fire inside the auto that was brought under control by first responders. A police statement Monday says the man described the act as a suicide attempt. He had gas cartridges in the vehicle and jerrycans containing petrol. The man allegedly told police he had previously placed gas canisters in front of the headquarters of Chancellor Angela Merkel's ruling Christian Democratic Union.
Erica Garner became a vocal advocate against police brutality . In a Facebook post on Sunday, Erica's sister, Emerald Snipes Garner revealed that she had "another heart attack last night". After her father's death on Staten Island in 2014, Erica Garner campaigned for police accountability, demanding justice for not only her father but also for others who were killed during encounters with the police.
Raza Rabbani went on to criticize the Trump administration for ignoring sacrifices Pakistan has made while fighting terrorism. Vice President Mike Pence told Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on a secret visit to Afghanistan on Thursday that the U.S.is "here to see this through" as they discussed a newly announced USA strategy to break the stalemate in America's longest war and consulted on upcoming parliamentary elections.
One of Canada's wealthiest couples, Mr and Mrs Sherman had given tens of millions of dollars to hospitals, universities and Jewish organisations and were fundraisers for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal party. The paper said there was no sign of forced entry and no note left behind. She signed off with: "Looking forward to hearing back asap. xoxo Honey". Forbes estimated his net worth at $3.2 billion.
A winter storm warning will remain in effect through Monday afternoon across northern New England, upstate NY and parts of north-central MA. Before it passes out of the state, the storm is expected to drop between 4 and 8 inches of snow in southern and central ME and between 8 and 12 inches around Bangor and throughout the northern part of the state.
These are the latest known defections after a solider was shot crossing the border about five weeks ago. According to military sources who spoke to South Korea's Yonhap News Agency, hundreds of US and South Korean soldiers conducted an exercise dubbed "Warrior Strike", preparing them to "infiltrate North Korea and remove weapons of mass destruction in case of conflict".
While it was not immediately clear how China would vote, traditionally a draft on North Korea is not given to all members until it is agreed by Beijing and Washington. Previous sanctions, however, have not deterred the regime in Pyongyang from developing its nuclear weapons program. "These further measures adopted show Kim Jong-Un that he has the choice of two paths".
The election of Rupani and Patel for a second term was a quiet affair, unlike last year when the 61-year-old Saurashtra leader had surprised many as Patel's name had been doing the rounds for the top post. In 1987, he was elected to the Rajkot Municipal Corporation as a BJP candidate and eventually became mayor in 1996. He's been a member of the BJP since its establishment in 1980.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has welcomed Thursday's United Nations General Assembly vote that slammed the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Security Council resolution requiring Trump to rescind his decision to recognize Jerusalem as the official capital of Israel. H.A. Hellyer, an Egypt expert at the Atlantic Council, said Egypt likely felt secure over its $1.3 billion in US military aid despite Trump's threats.
Two pit bulls reportedly mauled a Kentucky woman to death and injured her husband during a gruesome attack on Christmas Eve. Johnny was able to get away and grab his gun and shot at the dogs, killing one. A dispatch official said the caller reported that his brother and sister-in-law were attacked by two of their neighbor's dogs. "Under no circumstances are you to engage this unsafe animal".
About 800 Navalny supporters assembled in a giant tent for the formal endorsement meeting held in Moscow's snow-covered Silver Forest. The Central Election Commission decided unanimously that the anti-corruption crusader isn't eligible to run.
The president had latched on to news that the FBI's Deputy Director Andrew McCabe planned to retire. The day began with a familiar morning routine - with a series of tweets from the president. Later in the day, President Trump and first lady Melania Trump will participate in NORAD Santa tracker phone calls. The calls came by way of a Santa tracking program run for more than 60 years by the North American Aerospace Defense Command.
Highways 20, 26 and 91 are expected to be among the roads hardest hit by the storm. This system will bring heavy snow. A lake effect snow warning remains in effect for northern Cayuga County, while a winter weather advisory is in place for the city of Auburn and the southern portion of the county.
It has outperformed by 45.87% the S&P500. OppenheimerFunds Inc. now owns 2,505,015 shares of the transportation company's stock worth $368,038,000 after buying an additional 647,669 shares during the period. They expect $2.59 earnings per share, up 13.60% or $0.31 from last year's $2.28 per share. CNI's profit will be $747.83 million for 20.64 P/E if the $0.99 EPS becomes a reality.
US officials said Friday that President Donald Trump's administration approved a plan to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine, including Javelin anti-tank missiles. "U.S. assistance is entirely defensive in nature , and as we have always said, Ukraine is a sovereign country and has a right to defend itself", she said in a statement.
North Korean citizens working outside of the country will also have to return home in the next two years. The new resolution will require all United Nations member states to deport North Korean workers within the next two years. "China has made enormous efforts to push for settlement through dialogue and negotiations and has paid a price higher than all the other parties for the objective of implementing the council's resolutions", Deputy Ambassador Wu Haitao said.
Throughout the year the Queen and other members of the Royal Family have visited those affected by the Manchester arena attack, the terrorist attacks in London and the Grenfell Tower fire disaster, as well as the emergency services who helped in the aftermath.
The bus plunged into a pedestrian underpass near the Slavyansky Bulvar metro station at 2.50 p.m. Moscow Time when a large number of people were there. The Interfax news agency said investigators were looking into whether the incident had occurred as a result of a technical fault with the bus. Sobyanin has vowed to conduct a "thorough" probe into the deadly accident.
He said he ordered up the last-minute Oval Office event because news coverage questioned whether he would sign the bill into law by Christmas. Trump also on Friday signed a $4 billion defense spending bill and a one month-long stopgap spending bill aimed at keeping the government running until January 19.
Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Sunday night announced a historic reduction in the U.N. biennial operating budget. When we make generous contributions to the United Nations , we also have a legitimate expectation that our good will is recognised and respected.
President Jacob Zuma is appealing the North Gauteng High Court judgment on state capture. The president's application for leave to appeal will delay the implementation of that resolution. It is not only embarrassing that he is fighting to appoint a judge in a commission that will be investigating him. Madonsela investigated allegations of undue influence on the state and state-owned entities by the Guptas.
There's a popular right-wing narrative about the alleged spread of violent, Islamist-controlled "no-go zones" in cities in Western Europe where even police are afraid to go. "Obviously -" the reporter said. The US, he said, 'is our most important ally, the leader of the free world.' He declined to comment on the fake news row, saying only that: 'Hoekstra and I are first going to get to know each other and build up a relationship'.
Though Mourinho made 10 changes to his starting lineup from last weekend's win over West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League , he nevertheless named a strong XI packed with plenty of first-team regulars including Paul Pogba, Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial.
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About four fire departments were called to fight the fire. Firefighters say she was hanging from the window and crews used a ladder to bring her down and one firefighter made a heroic grab to get her down. Sunday, said Lt. Mike Wilson of the Columbus Fire Department. The living room and the kitchen was filled. Officials are working to get an estimate of the damages for the fire.
It added that strengthening North Korea's deterrence was the only way to frustrate the US. The U.N. Security Council adopted the new sanctions Friday in response to the country's test-firing in late November of a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile it claims is capable of striking anywhere in the United States .
By comparison, about 295,000 signed up past year, a drop of about 5 percent, according to data from the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services . Analysts at S&P Global Ratings estimated in November that repealing it would mean only about 3 million to 5 million more people without health insurance in 2027, and government savings of just $60 billion to $80 billion.
Sirens could be heard after the blast in the fortified area where several foreign embassies, the NATO-led coalition forces' headquarters, and scores of apartment buildings are located. Though the attack remains unclaimed, Taliban and Islamic State fighters are known to use home-made devices (IEDs) to make roadside bombs and landmines to carry out acts of terror in the region.
It covered hard news with breaking updates throughout the day. It reportedly was going to lose paid licensing fees and would have exclusively relied on ad sales. It runs through some five major news and pop culture stories largely sourced from other NBC News programs, but also brought on on-camera guests and did on-the-ground reporting, at times.
He spoke with Air Force airmen in Qatar, Marines in Kuwait, sailors from the 5th Fleet in the Middle East, Coast Guardsmen in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and soldiers from Kuwait. "Every American heart is thankful and we're asking God to watch over you and to watch over your families". "You've done such an incredible job in Texas and Florida and Puerto Rico", Trump said.
Two helicopters were deployed to help the skiers who were stuck in a number of cars along the lift at Chamrousse resort, French officials told ABC News. Huw Morgan, who was stuck on the gondola, said it was like "a rocking greenhouse", and they were trapped inside for around two hours. Violaine Demaret, the prefecture official, said helicopters dropped rescue personnel over every auto to open the roof hatches.
Additional snowfall tonight in most areas should be around an inch, but a few areas could see closer to 2 inches of snow tonight . Yet by tonight , the ground could indeed turn white for some of us, delivering a last second white Christmas for parts of the area.
In a statement, Tunisia's transport ministry on its Facebook page said that it "has made a decision to suspend flights of Emirates Airlines to and from Tunisia until the company can find a suitable solution to operate its flights in accordance with worldwide laws and treaties".
Officials then "rendered aid and transported her to a local-area hospital", and "shortly after arrival, she was sadly pronounced deceased", the department said in the release . Officer Chris Hawkins with the Tucson Police Department says it happened in the 1500 block of W. Calle Guadalajara, northeast of Mission and Ajo. "To find out it can be taken away in your sleep, wow, I'm at a loss for words".