A major hurricane is a Category 3 or stronger storm. An overturned tree lays on the flooded playground in Mullet Bay, St. Georges, Bermuda, Thursday, Oct. On Wednesday, schools and government offices were ordered closed, and businesses were boarded up. After passing over Bermuda, the storm was downgraded to a Category 2 hurricane, still capable of causing extensive damage.
The Philippines' national police chief on Thursday (Oct 20) suspended dozens of officers involved in violent clashes with anti-US protesters, as he voiced anger at one of his men ramming activists with a van. Embassy in Manila . The national police said in a statement that the violent dispersal was "unfortunate" and an investigation would try to determine if the riot policemen followed crowd-control procedures.
Watch above, via Right Side Broadcasting. Some Republicans are wondering if the personal damage has been such that Ryan might step aside as speaker even if Republicans, as expected, hold the House majority next month. But in recent days, Ryan has tread even more carefully when he felt the need to push back. And the blowback for his posture on Trump could factor in that secret ballot contest.
Some of the kidnapped Chibok girls are embarrassed to return home because they were forced to marry extremists. Buhari, who hails from the overwhelmingly Muslim and Hausa north of Nigeria, was elected president in May a year ago. Now we celebrate the safe return of 21 kidnapped Chibok girls that makes us hopeful more will be freed and reunited with their loved ones. Prior to the release of the 21, only one girl had been found alive after the abduction.
Yemeni Foreign Minister Abdulmalek Al-Mekhlafi welcomed the truce which he said will be extended if the rebels adhere to it, activate a truce observing committee, end a months-long siege of Taiz and allow "unrestricted" humanitarian aid into the loyalist-controlled third city.
The storm - which has claimed the lives of 1,000 people in Haiti and 44 in the United States - brought transportation along two key USA roads, Interstate 95 and Interstate 40, to a 10-day closure. Haitian officials have called a coordination meeting of all responders in the southern area for Monday. "We didn't have a full staff to even take claims".
Jan Egeland told the Associated Press news agency that the United Nations on Thursday received verbal assurances for the extension by a day - from three days previously - both from Russia's diplomatic mission in Geneva and in writing from Russian military officials in Syria.
To understand how this embarrassing moment came to pass, one must start with how Trump put himself in such a compromising position in the first place. " She doesn't like Putin because Putin has outsmarted her at every step of the way ", Mr. Trump said. "No puppet ", Trump replied. Clinton's campaign previously released a video that noted Trump's connections to Russian Federation.
One of the three Bangladesh players who made their test debuts in the match, off-spinner Mehedi Hasan (3-43) dazzled, joining hands with Shakib to trouble the tourists. "It was pretty tough but in the end we are pretty happy", said Moeen. "At one point we thought 250 could be quite a good score but we want to be greedy now and try and get a few more".
Pro-government media has accused the rebels of stopping people from leaving, saying they are using civilians as human shields, and say that rebels have been shelling the corridors out of eastern Aleppo to prevent departures. The UN Security Council is responsible for putting an end to the crisis in Syria, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Hussein said Friday.
The Houthis and their allies have offered no reason for the launches, though they came after a Saudi-led airstrike targeting a funeral in Yemen's capital killed more than 140 people and wounded 525 on Saturday. The war has killed at least 10,000 people and brought parts of Yemen , by far the poorest country in the Arabian peninsula, to the brink of starvation.
North Carolina's law limiting LGBT protections suffered a blow weeks ago when a judge ruled that three transgender residents must be allowed to use restrooms matching their gender identity at the campuses where they work and study. "This Court does not have jurisdiction to review one-half of the district court's preliminary injunction ruling while the other half remains pending", they wrote to the 4th Circuit.
One day after warning the GOP that his " shackles " are off, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump floated the prospect of a "sinister deal" preventing Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) from coming to his defense. On a conference call with Republican congressional leaders, Ryan reportedly faced pushback from congressional members loyal to Trump , including Oklahoma's Jim Bridenstine (R-Okla.).
A 21-gun salute marked Xi's arrival as he stepped down from a special Air China flight and was received by Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid. The Chinese leader's comments came as he along with Hasina witnessed the signing of 26 bilateral agreements and MoUs mainly on power, road and railway connectivity after bilateral talks, hours after Xi's arrival here for a two-day visit.
PC Semple's last communication on Grindr was about 7.04pm, with his partner trying to call him about 20 minutes later but not getting a response. Talking to the officers at his flat, Brizzi allegedly said: "I was talking online about Satan as a fetish - and crystal meth takes me to Satan".
That area sustained some of the worst damage, particularly in spots around bridges, officials said. Hurricane Matthew , a Category 5 storm, formed in the Caribbean Sea in late September and hit Haiti and several other Caribbean countries early this month before moving up to the southeastern United States.
It's unlikely, however, that Abe will try to intervene in Duterte's spat with Washington or discuss the Hague ruling, he added. "We are going to be seeking an explanation of exactly what the president meant when he talked about separation from the US", State Department spokesman John Kirby said.
At Qayara air base, near al-Hud, a senior Iraqi general called on Islamic State group fighters in Mosul to surrender. Lt. Col. Muntadhar al-Shimmari told The Associated Press on Thursday that one bomb hit a Humvee and that eight others were detonated by troops before they could reach their targets.
The coalition has been fighting Houthi rebels and forces loyal to Saleh in Yemen since March 2015 to try to restore to power the internationally backed President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, who has fled into exile. Both sides declared respect for the ceasefire but reserved the right to respond to infractions. "They're mocking us with a 3-day truce", said Ali al-Doush, a 32-year-old civil servant who has not been paid for 3 months.
In a statement , Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar said the killings were not "state sanctioned" as "many of those who died were killed during legitimate police operations, which are now undergoing investigation as directed by the President".
Six members of the security forces were killed along with two Iranians who were part of a team carrying out maintenance in a power station outside the city, according to a hospital source . The group's days as a land-holding force in Iraq are nearly over and it does not appear able to launch major ground counter-offensives as it had done in the past when under attack.
Melania Trump says she does not believe the women accusing her husband of sexual assault. "You can do anything", Trump said. "I said to my husband that those words were very inappropriate", she said. She said: "Well, if they bring up my past, why not?" "I don't know these people", he said on the stage, claiming again it's part of a conspiracy perpetrated by Hillary Clinton's campaign.
KNTV reports (http://bit.ly/2eP5ptE) that police continue to search for four suspects tied to the shooting. The targeted victim is now fighting for her life in a nearby hospital, but the three other victims - all male students - were also hospitalized for less threatening injuries.
A Justice Department spokesman declined to comment. In May, LinkedIn said that the 2012 breach resulted in more than 100 million of its users' passwords being compromised - vastly more than previously thought. "As cybercrime can originate anywhere in the world, global cooperation is crucial to successfully defeat cyber adversaries", it said. The Russian embassy in Prague on Friday confirmed to Radio Prague that it has sought a lawyer to help its citizen in the pending battle in the ...
He said the United Nations needs fighting to stop for "a minimum of 48 hours" to allow UN humanitarian aid teams to mobilize. The discrepancy between the statements could not immediately be reconciled. The official said Thursday, however, that since the Kurds who were targeted are affiliated with USA -backed Kurdish fighters, the Turkish attacks were problematic and have angered the US -backed Kurds.
His resistance, threatening to undermine the essence of American democracy, was roundly rejected by fellow Republicans . McCain said in a statement that he doesn't know who will win this election. "Of course, I would accept a clear election result, but I would also reserve my right to contest or file a legal challenge in the case of a questionable result", Mr Trump said .
He said the driver "was just trying to extricate the police van out of the area because the rowdy protesters were toppling or trying to turn over the van". President Rodrigo Duterte has made it clear he wants the Philippines to become independent of the United States, which is now backing the Philippine army in its fight against ISIS.
Tying it all back to the allegations against Patrick Kennedy , Ashcroft said he believes the allegations against Kennedy would clearly constitute illegal conduct, and he believes the circumstances may suggest it was part of larger effort to deceive Congress and the American people.
The authorities have responded by imposing curfew and restrictions. The clashes spread to different localities in the city and continued intermittently throughout the day, resulting in injuries to 12 persons, officials said. Both India and Pakistan administer separate portions of Kashmir but claim the region in its entirety. Kashmir is experiencing its largest demos against Indian rule in recent times, following the killing of a popular rebel commander by Indian forces.
Nissan is hoping to capitalise on Mitsubishi's strong presence in developing Asian countries to lift its lagging market share there. A Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance creates the world's fourth-largest auto group, after Toyota Motor Corp, Volkswagen AG and General Motors Co.
Another accuser came forward a few hours after the third debate, saying Mr Trump - who she had not met before - had approached her and touched her breast outside the US Open tennis tournament in NY in 1998. For example, in the CBS News Battleground Tracker poll, 49 percent of respondents, who were surveyed just after the debate, called the win for Clinton, while 39 percent said Trump bested the former secretary of state.
In his departure speech at the Davao International Airport on Sunday before leaving, first to Brunei Darussalam and then to China, Mr. Duterte said: "I look forward to renewing the ties of friendship between the Philippines and China and to reaffirm the commitment to work closer to achieve shared goals for our countries and peoples".
He also noted at a debate on Wednesday night that he would keep the nation "in suspense" over his acceptance of the November 8 election's results. They fell silent when Hillary Clinton listed the professional failures that Trump had blamed on conspiracies, and they stayed quiet until the debate ended.
The New York-based firm reported a profit of $2.09 billion, or $4.88 a share. Goldman Sachs has delivered a 47 per cent jump in third-quarter profits, continuing a strong run of results from the big Wall Street banks. Regardless of which candidate wins the presidential election, United States companies that stash most of their profits overseas will be the victors, according to Wall Street giant Goldman Sachs .
The operation is the largest undertaken by the Iraqi military since the 2003 US -led invasion. While the coalition's offensive has so far been concentrated in the villages surrounding Mosul, the Iraqi government says only the Iraqi army will enter Mosul.