According to Smithsonian biologist and eel specialist Dr Kenneth Tighe, the mystery marine monster could be a species of snake-eel. "This is the kind of thing that's ideal for Twitter - there are so many scientists and researchers on the platform and they're very willing to jump in and figure out things like this", she said.
Numerous dead are suspected to include Iranian pilgrims and security forces personnel. Around three Iranians among 7 dead after twin attacks took place in twin gun and vehicle bomb attacks in south Iraq on Thursday. Thi Qar is about 320 km from Baghdad. Iraqi officials have voiced fears the group would step up its attacks on civilians as its grip on territory recedes.
In a speech setting out the future direction of the bloc, Jean-Claude Juncker said the UK's exit would be a "sad and tragic" moment, but it was "not the be all and end all". He told European Union lawmakers that they "know no borders and they spare nobody". Euroskeptics responded critically to the commission president's speech.
Police say a portable gas generator was found inside of the garage, which had been converted as an extension of the home, and was powering a refrigerator, a standalone freezer and two fans. Orange County Fire Rescue was called to the scene and they discovered two people deceased inside the home. The deputy was treated at the scene and is OK.
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center and Children's Hospital received three pediatric patients, spokesman Nicole Stewart said. "We love you and are dedicating tonight's show to the victims of today's tragic events, their families & friends, and everyone at Freeman High School".
Some Republicans said they have only themselves to blame for the party's divisions and therefore they are understanding that Trump may see more of an opportunity to cut deals with Democrats now. The Obama-era program extended temporary work permits and deportation protection to almost 800,000 younger immigrants brought to this country illegally as minors.
A coyote in Alberta, Canada, went for a wild ride last week after being hit by a woman's auto and being embedded in the car's grille. It was a miracle to find the coyote alive, she recalled, after being dragged over from Airdrie to Calgary "at highway speeds".
The presence of French President Emmanuel Macron, who also spoke on Wednesday in a video message, at the IOC's extraordinary session in July in Lausanne was seen as crucial in sealing the deal for the French capital for 2024. The vote marked the final act of a campaign that had been stripped of the usual intrigue ever since Paris and Los Angeles agreed to carve up 2024 and 2028 following encouragement from the IOC.
One arrest was related to the Finsbury Park attack in north London in June. Of the 379 arrests in the 12 months to the middle of this year, 123 resulted in a charge, including 105 where suspects were charged with terror-related offences.
Catalan separatists are beginning the independence campaign referendum on Thursday, an act which has been declared illegal by the Spanish government in Madrid . The region has pushed for a legitimate referendum for years. And on Wednesday, the official referendum website was shut down following a court order, the Guardia Civil police force said, prompting Puigdemont to immediately tweet the address of a new website.
Connolly protested that Trump had branded South Korea's leader, a supporter of diplomacy with North Korea, as an appeaser. "Hopefully we're not going to have to use it on North Korea". North Korea's largest trading partner, China, has urged all sides to ratchet down their rhetoric. President Donald Trump has responded to the moves with condemnation and in August threatened "fire and fury like the world has never seen" on North Korea should the rogue nation continue to threaten the United ...
India's opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan will be missing the first three ODIs in the upcoming 5-match ODI series against Australia that begins on September 17. Harbhajan Singh had introduced Ayesh to Shikhar Dhawan on Facebook. In his absence, KL Rahul or Ajinkya Rahane are likely to be the designated openers along with Rohit Sharma.
The officer noticed a light pole was missing from an area on top of the bridge and saw the Kia driving eastbound with the pole on its roof. Jacksonville Electric Authority officials later retrieved the 30-foot utility pole, valued at $2,500.
The giant panda lived at the Fuzhou zoo since she was four or five years old. "Basi's death is the greatest loss for us", said the head of the research center, Chen Yucun, sobbing while being interviewed by CCTV, China's state-run TV station.
The top seven ODI sides apart from host England as on September 30 qualify direct for ICC's pinnacle 50-over event, which will take place from May 30 to July 15 in the United Kingdom. "It won't be an embarrassment to play in the qualifiers". The scheduled start was 10.15 local time but Tuesday's heavy rain meant the prospect of any play looked slim, despite morning sun in Belfast .
The House cut the Commission on Human Rights allotment to 1,000 pesos (S$26) in the 3.8 trillion peso national Budget Bill that it passed late on Tuesday. "He (Zeid) severely mischaracterized the situation in the country in his report to the Human Rights Council", he said. MANILA Philippine lawmakers have voted to slash funding for its human rights commission to $26 in response to the commission's probes into President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly drug war, the authorities said yesterday.
McLaren-Honda was a combination previously synonymous with one of Formula One's most commanding teams. The team have scored points at just two races so far this season. Toro Rosso will plug them in next season, handing their Renault supply to McLaren . Now all eyes are on Fernando Alonso to see if this is enough to convince the two-time world champion to remain in Formula 1 with McLaren .
In 2015, the Supreme Court (SC) had directed that the refugees be declared citizens of India. Several organisations and civil society groups in Arunachal Pradesh have been opposing grant of citizenship to Chakma and Hajong refugees, saying it would change the state's demography.
In them, the parents screamed profanities at their children and broke their toys. An Alford plea is where the defendant doesn't admit guilt but acknowledges prosecutors have enough evidence to convict them. Under the probation terms, the parents can't have contact with 10-year-old Cody and 11-year-old Emma , who are now in foster care, or the children's biological mother, Rose Hall , unless approved by the court.
According to Estonian Ministry of Defence spokesperson Andres Sang, Russia has made a decision to introduce the exercise to defense attachés accredited Moscow at a training rage in Luga on September 17-18; Estonia's defense attaché will also be participating in this event.
On Wednesday, when Washington Post reporter David Nakamura questioned Sanders about the Twitter rant, the press secretary said the president was not aware of the comments made on him. "She acknowledged that her tweets cross that line and has apologized for doing so. We have addressed this with Jemele and she recognizes her actions were inappropriate", ESPN stated on Tuesday.
Expect afternoon highs to reach the mid to upper 80s with no rain in the forecast. Skies will be mostly sunny and we will have a nice, warm high of 83. Thursday: Mostly cloudy, humid, chance for a passing shower or thunderstorm. Monday looks partly sunny and mild with highs in the upper 70s to near 80.
However, the reverse turned to be the case as Nigeria dropped six places overall albeit moved up one spot from 6th in Africa to 5th. Nigeria have slipped six places below to be placed 44th in the latest edition of the Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings released on Thursday.
He noted, however, that some customers in the hardest hit areas of both the east and west coasts where there was extensive flooding or tornadoes would have to wait longer to have their power restored. Franklin said he called FPL and was told to reset his circuit breakers. FPL reports that almost all - 181,000 of their 210,000 customers in Collier remain without power, and has said that it could take until September 22 until power is restored to Florida's west coast.
In a new interview with Roald Dahl's widow, Liccy Dahl, it has been revealed that the children's author initially wanted the hero of the story to be black. Liccy Dahl also goes on to explain that Roald Dahl was not a fan of the original, Gene Wilder-starring film adaptation of Charlie and The Chocolate Factory .
Iraqi Kurdistan has effectively been a semi-autonomous state since the fall of Saddam Hussein more than a decade ago, but support for full independence has always been opposed by Turkey, Iran and Syria, who fear it could fan separatist uprisings among their own ethnic Kurds .
But Kimmel wasn't letting him off the hook, recalling Spicer's first post-inauguration appearance in the White House press briefing room-an appearance that spawned the term "alternative facts" to explain how Spicer could, with a straight face, repeat Trump's assertion that his was the biggest inauguration crowd in history.
FPL, the state's largest utility, said its outages dipped to around 2.5 million customers by Tuesday evening from a peak of more than 3.6 million on Monday morning, but that was still more than half of its customers. "We know that being without electricity creates hardships, and we greatly appreciate customers' patience as electric companies work day and night to assess damage and to restore power where and when conditions are safe to do so", Kuhn said.
Iran is at the top of the list of suspected countries. In recent weeks, US President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un have engaged in an unprecedented war of words, leading some to say that the world came the cloest to nuclear war since the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis.
A boat carrying 60 people capsized in Baghpat, Uttar Pradesh , killing at least 22 of its passengers, District Magistrate Bhawani Singh told PTI. On getting the information, police reached the spot and started the rescue operation. Chief Minister Adityanath has announced compensation of Rs 2 lakh each for the victims' families, ANI reported. "The search for remaining 30 others is going on in full swing", the official said.
In addition to condemning the attacks by the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army - the Rohingya militia responsible for the August 25 incident - Guterres urged Myanmar's authorities to suspend military action and called for the government to grant nationality, or at least a legal status, to the Muslims in Rakhine.
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Accounts from refugees crossing the border into Bangladesh have mainly detailed violence such as shooting by soldiers and the burning of villages. Pakistan, on behalf of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation on Tuesday demanded immediate cessation of violence against Rohingya Muslims and called upon Myanmar to allow access to the United Nations fact-finding mission in the affected areas as well as to bring all perpetrators of violence to justice.
She told alumni, however, that protesters were "desecrating ground that many of us consider sacred". About 62 percent of students, meanwhile, agreed with the city's decision to remove the equestrian statue of Robert E. The university has "acknowledged its controversial history", though there is "more work to be done", she wrote. They asked UVA to make education about slavery part of its bi-centennial celebration, proposed hiring more black faculty members and admitting more black students, ...
Several legal experts with knowledge of the investigation have told NBC News they believe Mueller, following a classic prosecutorial playbook, is seeking to compel key players, including Flynn and Manafort, to tell what they know about any possible Trump campaign collusion with Russian Federation.