Railway officials and medical teams are attending to the scene, using cutters and cranes to pull out hundreds of trapped survivors after coaches crumpled on impact, reports the Associated Press. He said an investigation into the crash would begin immediately and compensation would be paid to "unfortunate passengers who died and to injured".
Mr Trump dished out his rebuttal on Twitter after spending yet another day ensconced in his NY skyscraper out of the public gaze. President-elect Donald Trump's transition staff is beginning to move into federal agencies as he prepares to take over the White House , a step former transition officials say is necessary for a smooth transfer of power.
Last week, when asked about Christie getting a role in the administration, one senior Trump official merely laughed. "Is that a blind trust , I don't know", said Trump. As reported by CNN , there have been claims that this situation resulted from Chris Christie's involvement in the Bridgegate scandal in New Jersey, as well as Christie's occasional distancing of himself from Donald Trump during some of Trump's more serious campaign scandals .
Air strikes and shelling killed at least 25 people in rebel-held eastern Aleppo on Thursday on the third day of renewed bombing, a monitoring group said, and the mayor of the besieged sector warned of a total lack of fuel and food as winter encroached.The bombardment of eastern Aleppo restarted on Tuesday after a weeks-long pause, part of a wider military escalation by the Syrian government and its allies, including Russian Federation, against insurgents.
The unemployment rate is based on a survey of households, while the jobs figures are based on a survey of employers - so they can show diverging trends. Greenwich recorded a 3.4 percent unemployment rate in October, the lowest rate among southwestern Connecticut's five largest municipalities, according to state Department of Labor data.
Merkel said it would not be possible to discuss Brexit in detail during their meeting on Friday as Britain has not yet started the formal process of leaving the bloc. The German chancellor emphasized that she had always spoken out for a trade agreement between the European Union and the United States, the two major trading areas of the world.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has also rejected any change in the country's policies in the wake of election of Trump as the next United States president, saying Iran's dignity and independence stem from the fact that its policies are based only upon "people's will and determination" and won't change with changes in the foreign administrations.
Prosecutors plan to ask Assange to consent to providing a DNA sample. Assange has always denied the allegations against him , and has offered to be interviewed at the embassy several times. Views on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange have shifted. The 2010 rape allegation carries a 10-year statute of limitation. Assange has maintained both sexual encounters were consensual.
In Washington, national security adviser Susan Rice said in a statement: "The United States condemns in the strongest terms these horrific attacks against medical infrastructure and humanitarian aid workers". "He will push on Aleppo, perhaps on a ceasefire, but on the political file there won't be anything until [UN Secretary- General Ban Ki-moon's successor Antonio] Guterres is in office, the diplomat said".
Carter, 25, was wanted in Sumter County, South Carolina, for attempted murder of police officers, domestic violence and unlawfully discharging a weapon, the Marshals Service said. Carothers was shot as they were entering the home. Carter was transported to St. Joseph's Hospital in Savannah where he was pronounced dead. Carter fled after also firing shots at a home, officials said.
Southampton have a long injury list with no less than seven first-team players ruled out and doubts hanging over Fraser Forster, Ryan Bertrand, Dusan Tadic and Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg. Klopp feels the 24-year-old is now thriving at Anfield and believes he can improve even further. Adam Lallana picked up an injury during the global break and has been replaced by Georginio Wijnaldum .
The inaugural meeting follows the pledge made by Prime Minister Theresa May that she was "fully committed to engaging with the devolved administrations" as the Government negotiates Brexit. The Prime Minister Theresa May, speaking during a trip to India, dismissed suggestions that permission ought to be sought, saying : "Remember Parliament gave the choice to the people, Parliament voted six to one to say to the British people 'What is your view?" However, the country's provinces outside ...
The so-called Agreed Framework was highly controversial in Congress. Iran already has new business interests, including deals with US -based Boeing Corp. In any case, as Tomlinson says, Rouhani does not make foreign policy; that is the preserve of the Supreme Leader. The deal also called for a new monitoring system that would allow global inspectors into Iranian nuclear facilities to conduct inspections.
While Guardiola relaxed with his team level on points with Liverpool at the top of the Premier League, Palace manager Alan Pardew admitted his side's fifth consecutive league defeat was worrying. I am very happy to be playing football. "I was prepared mentally". Today was very tough. Stoke could hardly credit that their six-match unbeaten record was ended as they squandered numerous chances for a late equaliser and Bournemouth celebrated their first away league win since April.
Toure, who hadn't started a Premier League game under Guardiola since the Catalan arrived in the summer, showed moments of his old magic to give City a first-half lead, then after Connor Wickham had equalised for Palace , the midfielder slotted home a victor in the closing stages.
I can't see where the Hammers goals are coming from other than Michail Antonio. "Then in one year, two years maximum, then you reach a point when you have decisions". Mauricio Pochettino will continue to weigh up the benefits of a 3-4-3 formation after changing his tactics for the last game against Arsenal, and the Tottenham manager says he could use the same system against West Ham tomorrow.
Canada's main stock index fell on Friday as lower commodity prices pressured the shares of energy and mining companies, while financials and industrials also lost ground. ENERGY: Benchmark U.S. crude fell 61 cents, or 1.3 percent, to close at $44.66 a barrel in NY. Walt Disney rose 2.86 percent after its executives promised earnings growth for the next two years.
Abe said the two talked about various issues but refrained from disclosing the contents of the meeting with Trump because the talks were unofficial. Ivanka Trump's presence is notable because it remains unclear how the president-elect plans to deal with his business interests as president. Abe is also anxious about Trump's campaign positions on the U.S.
David Heymann said . Also yesterday, the Committee reviewed and agreed to the WHO Zika transition plan outlined to establish the longer-term response mechanism which delivers the strategic objectives already identified in the Zika Strategic Response Plan , noted WHO.
Fellow progressive leader Senator Elizabeth Warren of MA was also given a position within the Democratic leadership as vice chair of the conference . "He knows how to bring people together, he knows how to seize the moment", Sanders said Thursday morning. "They felt that the government wasn't working for them".
Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings sent a letter to Republican chairman Jason Chaffetz calling for a "bipartisan" look at Russia's involvement in the election. "His followers don't fact-check anything - they'll post everything, believe anything". In March, Corey Lewandowski tweeted a link to that article as if it was factual.
Turkey's top diplomat said Tuesday that Washington has promised Ankara that US -backed Syrian Kurdish forces will only be involved in a siege of the Islamic State group's stronghold of Raqqa in Syria but would not enter the city itself, once it is freed of IS militants.
Views on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange have shifted. USA intelligence officials have said they believe the Russian government was involved in the hacking of some of the documents WikiLeaks released. The sex crime allegations came to light shortly after Assange and Wikipedia were known the world over for releasing hundreds of thousands of pages of classified government documents.
The women were still shrouded in black robes imposed by the militants, but most had uncovered their faces as they fled intense fighting. As the offensive entered its second month, Iraqi government forces are still fighting in a dozen of about 50 neighbourhoods on the eastern part of Mosul , which is divided by the Tigris River that runs through its centre.
China on Saturday renewed its call for pushing forward the building of a Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP), as protectionism has dented global trade and economic integration. Speaking to business leaders, Key said he had sensed "tremendous despair" among attendees of the APEC summit about Trump's position on trade. "In the face of Trump's positioning, we're now in a stage of favoring dialogue as a way to build a new agenda in our bilateral relationship", Pena Nieto said.
U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel , who Trump once accused of being impartial in the case due to his Mexican heritage, said he hoped the settlement could be a part of the healing process "that this country very sorely needs". He told supporters at a May rally he would come to San Diego to testify after winning the presidency. Tweet Embed: https://twitter.com/mims/statuses/799970371705380864 The ONLY bad thing about winning the Presidency is that I did not have the time to go through a ...
During the hourlong meeting, the TPP leaders underscored the significance of the pact, both economically and strategically, in ensuring stability and prosperity for the region, according to the official. During the meeting, Xi and Duterte also talked about Filipino fishermen having access to Scarborough Shoal. The President informed the U.S. businesses about the socio-economic situation in Vietnam, and reaffirmed the Vietnamese State's policy of accelerating the renewal process across the ...
Now, nearly 10 years after, a lower court order has granted Dassey's release, stating that the 27-year-old will still be under strict supervision once free. "We have confidence in our position in the court of appeals", Bob Dvorak, one of Dassey's lawyers, said. A Wisconsin prison inmate whose case was featured in the Netflix series " Making a Murderer " is pressing a federal appeals court to let him walk free.
Earlier today, the World Health Organization declared that the Zika virus, along with its related neurological complications, no longer constitutes an global emergency. "It is really important that we communicate this very clearly: We are not downgrading the importance of Zika ", he said. "We're dealing with family planning issues, we're dealing with health system issues, we're dealing with maternal reproductive health issues and we're dealing with a long and comprehensive research and ...
Also Saturday, Peng Liyuan, wife of Xi, visited Museo Larco, a museum offering one of the largest displays of ceramics in Lima , together with the spouses of some other APEC economic leaders. "This pivot has also turned out to be an imprudent case of talking loudly but carrying a small stick, one that has led to more, not less, aggression and instability in the region", they wrote.
South Korean protesters hold up cards during a rally calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul , South Korea, Saturday, Nov. The main opposition Democratic Party and the centrist People's Party said Park will face impeachment proceedings if she refuses to resign. The eight political heavyweights confirmed that President Park's clear and grave offenses are a ground for impeachment, agreeing to ask the three parties and the parliament to discuss the impeachment ...
He further added that the Indian Navy did not have any underwater movement in the said waters as it has been claimed by Pakistani Navy. Previous year in July, Pakistan military shot down Indian "spy drone" which violated the Pakistan air space along the LoC in Bhimber, Azad Kasmir.
Jackson Bird, and Matthew Wade are also added added to the side. The new squad features the bunch of new faces and with no surprise the players like Joe Burns , Adam Voges , and Callum Ferguson , as well as wicketkeeper Peter Nevill has been sacked.
He was speaking after a hastily arranged meeting in NY that was meant to smooth relations following Trump's campaign rhetoric that cast doubt on long-standing U.S. He said that the meeting was held in a "warm environment" and was a "candid" one. Now that he has won the presidency, Japan along with other countries remain guessing over Trump's developing foreign policy.
Mr Modi has also convened a meeting late on Sunday evening to discuss the implementation of the demonetisation move, amid massive inconvenience being faced by people due to overcrowding at banks. And even as Modi justified the de-monetisation drive and claimed the poor were sleeping in ease, opposition parties took turns to lambast him for the hardships and suffering of the common people and some called for its rollback or suspension.