France will give citizenship to "spider-man" who saved the baby

31 May, 2018

Meanwhile, his son was found dangling from the apartment's balcony by a crowd of Parisian onlookers, prompting Mamoudou Gassama , an immigrant from Mali described by The Guardian as the "Spider-Man of Paris ", to scale the side of the building and rescue him.


Police release body camera footage of violent beach arrest

31 May, 2018

All they asked for was an identification. Then, we see what looks like punches. "He told me he's arresting me and started coming towards me to put handcuffs on me", she wrote online. Police on Wednesday released bodycam video of a wild Memorial Day weekend arrest of a woman on a beach. Weinman yells that she can't breathe and that she's being choked while she continues to struggle.


Trump says will pardon conservative commentator Dinesh D'Souza

31 May, 2018

In 2014, D'Souza was sentenced to five years of probation after he pleaded guilty to violating federal election law by making illegal contributions to a U.S. Most recently, he apologized for a tweet taunting survivors of the shooting in Parkland, Fla., after Florida lawmakers opted not to ban assault weapons.


U.S. announces 25% new tariffs on Chinese tech goods

31 May, 2018

The team's arrival comes just a day after the United States surprised Beijing by announcing that it will move forward with a tariff of 25 percent on $50 billion worth of Chinese imports and unveil investment and export restrictions on hi-technology.


Utah man, wife freed from Venezuela, return to US

31 May, 2018

The White House learned from Corker on Friday of Holt's impending release , according to a USA official who has closely followed Holt's plight and spoke on condition of anonymity to describe the private talks. Then, on Saturday, the deal was finalized and Corker flew back to Washington with the Holts. Analysts suggested Holt's release was part of a bid to ease the fast-eroding bilateral relations between Washington and Caracas.


Kid’s school shooting question chokes up Sarah Sanders at briefing

31 May, 2018

He then asked what the Trump administration is doing to prevent "senseless tragedies" at school. After choking up, Mrs. Sanders steadied herself to finish her answer. "Huckabee and the White House officials, they have the power to make change, and we need them to do that", she said. I think it's sweet how much she likes me.


Evacuation order lifted; western North Carolina dam is safe

31 May, 2018

Tuesday night, McDowell Emergency Services declared the Lake Tahoma dam an "imminent threat" and ordered a mandatory evacuation for around 2,000 people. "They are already at full pond and that much more rainfall entering the reservoir there could cause significant unsafe flooding". Rushing water is also an issue on Wednesday in Buncombe County, where a mobile home park flooded.


Plans walkout as Syria takes reins of United Nations disarmament forum

31 May, 2018

The first open session of the Conference on Disarmament chaired by Syria on Tuesday led to protests from several diplomats and the United States ambassador termed Syria's presidency as a "travesty". Syria has also received a cold shoulder from the ambassadors of US, Britain and Australia. "During the next four weeks, we will be present in this hall to ensure that Syria is not able to advance initiatives that run counter to the interests of the United States, but we will fundamentally alter ...


Russians killed in militant raid in Deir al-Zour in Syria

31 May, 2018

According to him, the remaining 26 of the dead were in the forces controlled by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Roughly 40 U.S. commandos held off about 500 forces loyal to the Syrian government and President Bashar Assad - including Russian mercenaries - in an intense firefight in early February, The New York Times reported Thursday , citing interviews and newly obtained documents.


2014 photo wrongly used to hit Trump policies

31 May, 2018

At the same time , Health and Human Services officials are under scrutiny concerning the treatment of unaccompanied minors who seek to enter the U.S. This unique program works in conjunction with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), and was a product of the Obama Administration. Here's the issue: Neither case requires parents to be separated from their children .


Belgium police attacker 'killed someone day before'

31 May, 2018

His government colleague Jan Jambon , meanwhile, confirmed that Herman is now the prime suspect in the murder of a man in Luxembourg province on Monday evening, this time using a hammer. Information for this article was contributed by Milan Schreuer of The New York Times; and by Lorne Cook, Sylvain Plazy and Raf Casert of The Associated Press .


Islamic Jihad announces ceasefire with Israel after day of strikes

30 May, 2018

Today Iran-backed Palestinian terrorists like Hamas launched over 100 rockets & mortars at Israel. Later in the day, further rockets or mortar rounds were intercepted by Israel from Gaza, the army said. Islamic Jihad announced an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire agreement with Israel late Tuesday, after the worst flare-up since a 2014 war. But more than an hour after the deadline, rocket fire and Israeli airstrikes were continuing.


Mueller's Team Is 'Meddling' in Midterm Elections

30 May, 2018

It's a sign that that aspect of the Mueller investigation may be drawing to a close. Following the 2016 election, some US Senators, seeking to dismiss Trump, including Democratic Senator from California Maxine Waters, called to impeach the president for conflict of interest charges involving Trump family's global business contracts.


EU Commission proposes banning these items from Irish beaches

30 May, 2018

First Vice-President Frans Timmermans, responsible for sustainable development said: " Plastic waste is undeniably a big issue and Europeans need to act together to tackle this problem, because plastic waste ends up in our air, our soil, our oceans, and in our food".


Malaysia’s new PM scraps Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high-speed rail

30 May, 2018

When asked if money borrowed for the project will not be brought into the country, Dr Mahathir answered in the affirmative. THE investigation into Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad under the Anti-Fake News Act following his statement that his jet was sabotaged during GE14 will likely be dropped.


Parkland parents decry game that simulates school shootings

30 May, 2018

Considering the high amount of criticism, the developer said it will "likely remove the shooter's role", meaning players would only have the option of acting as the SWAT response team. Active Shooter wouldn't be the first game to focus on high school shooting. In a forum titled "The Big Debate", developers wrote, "There are numerous of games such GTA, Postal , Carmageddon , Hatred where it's literally about mass shootings.how is " Active Shooter " is [sic] any different from mentioned ...


Hayden: Former North Korean spy chief ‘worth talking to’

30 May, 2018

The AP had spotted him at an airport in Beijing on Tuesday. Sanders said he would meet with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in NY later this week. But that did not stop North Korea's state media from continuing its criticism of allied military exercises on Tuesday, saying if Washington "sincerely hopes for the talks, it should stop the acts of threatening its dialogue partner by force".


Police find body of missing Guardsman in flood-ravaged Maryland river

30 May, 2018

Money from a Federal Emergency Management Agency grant had just arrived and was slated for repairs and construction, Kittleman said. Governor Larry Hogan declared a state of emergency for the flooded area before traveling there himself late on Sunday.


US following through on 25 percent Chinese tariff

30 May, 2018

President Donald Trump also said last week that any deal between Washington and Beijing would need "a different structure", fueling uncertainty over the talks. "The United States will request that China remove all of its many trade barriers, including non-monetary trade barriers, which make it both hard and unfair to do business there".


Floods in USA state of Maryland cause havoc

29 May, 2018

Flash flooding covers Rogers Avenue and Main Streets in Ellicott City, Md ., May 27, 2018 . He and some others made their way behind the restaurant, to help the woman. Raging water toppled buildings , swept away cars and rose as high as nearly two metres in Ellicott City, about 22km west of Baltimore, on Sunday (local time).


Retired English Teacher Corrects Trump-Signed Letter, Gives It Near-Failing Grade

29 May, 2018

A retired Atlanta schoolteacher has corrected a presidential letter and sent it back to Donald Trump so he can learn from his mistakes. So, Mason chose to correct the letter and send it back to the White House . "I focused mainly on mechanics", Mason told The New York Times . Mason, an Atlanta resident who opted to retire last year after a 17-year career teaching middle and high school students in SC, stated that the quality of the writing on the president's letter would have barely ...


Hawaii volcano explosions shoot ash to 11,000ft as lava swamps road

29 May, 2018

A presidential disaster declaration has been issued for the ongoing Kilauea eruptions, which authorities have compared to months-long volcanic activity in February 1955, in which at least 24 separate volcanic vents opened up and lava covered about 3,900 acres over a period of 88 days.


Florida, Mississippi and Alabama declare emergencies ahead of storm Alberto

29 May, 2018

At 11 p.m. EDT Sunday, Alberto was centered about 205 miles (330 kilometers) west of Tampa and had maximum sustained winds of 65 mph (100 kph) as it approached the northern Gulf of Mexico. Florida Gov. Rick Scott issued a declaration for all 67 counties in his state. Watches were issued for storm surges - life-threatening inundations from rising coastal waters moving inland - for a stretch of coastline between Crystal River, Florida, and the mouth of the Mississippi River.


Hero Ind. Teacher: Actions Were 'Only Acceptable' Options to Save Kids

29 May, 2018

Another student was also shot, and her family said that she was in critical but stable condition at a hospital. She says Seaman, a seventh grade teacher and football coach, "put his own life in danger" for others. He described him as "a nice kid most of the times" and said he often joked with the classmates. That school will be open from 10 a.m.to 2 p.m.to provide counseling to students and their families.


Flash Floods Devastate Ellicott City in Maryland

29 May, 2018

Water rescue trucks and ATVs are being used to help locate and rescue Eddison, and officials confirmed during a press conference that they're "making every effort" to locate him. There as yet remain no reports of fatalities, said Howard County spokeswoman Karen Spicer. The flow of water caused rose as high as the first story of some buildings.



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