by | June 05, 2017 | 09:03

Eleven people were taken to area hospitals via ambulance and helicopter. None of the workers have been identified. U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration investigators were on the scene. The powerful blast leveled nearly the entire plant. Company officials said they are still paying the employees who work at the plant through an insurance policy, and they do plan on rebuilding the facility.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:04

The Paris Agreement , considered a landmark move, was adopted on December 12, 2015, by 195 Parties to the UNFCCC, replacing its predecessor, the Kyoto Protocol. The fight against climate change is "unstoppable" and nations should stick to the landmark Paris accord, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said Friday after the U.S.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:01

Trump ignored shouted questions from reporters at the White House about whether he would try to block Comey's testimony. "That committee hearing was just noticed and I think, obviously, it has got to be reviewed", Spicer said. Sources familiar with Comey's thinking said he's also ready to discuss whether he felt pressure from Trump or other administration officials to curtail the FBI's probe of alleged ties between the Russian government and members of Trump's circle.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:51

Veve, a nine-year NYPD veteran, was rushed to Kings County Hospital in critical condition, officials said. Shortly after, a 15-year-old boy, who is believed to be one of the occupants of the auto, walked into Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center with a gunshot wound, O'Neill said, adding that he is in serious condition.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:49

Iowa never trailed against the Cougars, scoring once in the second on Robert Neustrom's RBI single and again in the fourth on back-to-back doubles by Norman and Boe for a 2-0 lead. Wong hit his game victor off of Hawkeye closer Josh Martsching. Houston starter John King (8-1) allowed eight hits and three runs with five strikeouts in 5 2/3 innings.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:45

Top House Democrats began calling for Nunes to recuse himself from the panel's investigation into Russian Federation in March, following the revelations that he had met on White House grounds with a source who showed him secret U.S. Presidential Election. That Nunes has launched a new investigation into a process called "unmasking" at this time is somewhat surprising. While Nunes has recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation due to his handling of classified ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:41

Though Kathy Griffin has already apologized for posing with a bloody replica of Donald Trump's head , the scandal drove CNN to drop her from its New Year's Eve special, which she hosts with Anderson Cooper . These words of support from these celebrities may be a silver lining as Griffin has faced a barrage of negative comments and has even lost many of her sponsors.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:35

The Portuguese superstar made it four Champions League winners medals in his collection after the 4-1 win over Juventus in Cardiff on Saturday night. His career total in all competitions now stands at 600, a record 108 of which have come in the Champions League . "I think we can get better". " I'm not going to confirm that I'm going to stay here my whole life, that just doesn't happen".

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:32

The surveillance video obtained by the New York Post shows a young man, described as being in his 20s or 30s, suddenly kick the shopping cart Llorens was pushing down the sidewalk. A shocking video has emerged of the brutal assault on a 91-year-old man in NY. The NYPD said the attack occurred at around 6 p.m. Friday. Everyone in the neighborhood knows him...

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:19

It was the first live-fire test event against an ICBM-class target for the defensive system, which is meant to protect Hawaii and the mainland from North Korean missiles. Pentagon officials, however, did not offer further details except by saying it is just like "a bullet hitting another bullet". An unarmed ICBM was also fired from a location in the central Pacific Ocean.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:17

A win would have the Aggies in another must-win game later that evening at 6 p.m. Nicole Pendley tacked on an RBI double for good measure, and that two-run cushion was all the Sooners needed. We want to attack the pitches she gives us. Walton said the sting of losing last year's super regional after entering the NCAA tournament as the No.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:08

The winning word was " marocain ", which is a dress fabric that is made with a warp of silk or rayon and a filling of other yarns. After 2013, it was the first time that a solo champion was declared victor by the bee. "I am so happy right now". She is the 13th consecutive Indian-American to win the spelling bee contest. Finally, the newly crowned champ from Fresno , Calif., gave it a go and spelled it "c-o-f-e-f.e".

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:09

The high court also is being asked to uphold the constitutionality of the Trump travel policy, which lower courts have blocked , ruling it shows anti-Muslim prejudice. A key part of the order - a 90-day suspension of issuance of visas to citizens of six majority-Muslim countries - is now blocked by two different district courts, one in Maryland and the other in Hawaii.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:06

Burr's statement arises amidst a complicated pathway for Republicans to pass a health care bill through the Senate. Richard Burr (R-N.C.) doesn't think the Republican-controlled Congress is going to succeed in passing a health care bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act this year.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:07

Kristina Mladenovic ensured France will have women in the quarterfinals for the first time since 1994 after dumping out fourth seed Muguruza 6-1, 3-6, 6-3. Mladenovic, who lost the Stuttgart final against German Laura Siegemund in what she described as "extremely tough" conditions, said the support of the home crowd can be a double-edged sword.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:02

A senior Republican aide said Wednesday that Nunes never actually promised to recuse himself from the probe. The House Intelligence Committee's investigation is one of several congressional probes into Russian Federation, along with one by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:02

Though Kasowitz was spotted at the White House with Ivanka Trump late last month, he has yet to speak publicly about the issue, though the official says he has been empowered by the White House to answer questions on the matter. On Friday, White House press secretary Sean Spicer did not rule out Trump invoking executive privilege. Comey, who was leading the Federal Bureau of Investigation's probe into alleged Russian meddling in last year's US presidential election, was sacked by Trump last ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:56

At a press conference last week, Patrick gave the state House of Representatives an ultimatum: pass some version of Senate Bill 6 , the anti-transgender "bathroom bill", before the end of the legislative session on May 29 or be prepared to stick around this summer for a special session.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:49

Niall Horan , Miley Cyrus , Bieber, Katy Perry and Usher are also set to perform at the concert, as well as Grande's boyfriend, Mac Miller , who will duet with the songstress. Additional security measures were put in place for the concert, with police warning that everyone would be searched. Grande was photographed touching down in England on Friday, and spent time with hospitalized fans that day.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:38

It was not immediately clear what the target was. Pakistan were set to play their first T20 match in Kabul later this year in what was seen as an attempt to ease tensions over border skirmish and alleged proxy warfare. Sixteen years after the USA and its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies launched Operation Enduring Freedom - promising to deny safe haven to terrorist groups and to liberate Afghanistan's people, primarily its women - the country's unity government is dangerously ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:35

Dufner went from the 36-hole record to four shots out of the lead. Daniel Summerhays posts a third straight sub-70 round, firing a 4-under 68 to move to 13 under and three shots ahead of the field. After reading articles about breathing techniques employed by snipers to slow their heart rate, Dufner started working this year on establishing a putting routine that would put less stress on his heart rate.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:27

The mystery of President Trump's tax returns has another new twist: He has asked for a filing extension and not explained why. Nevertheless, CNN couldn't independently confirm anything in the letter because of Trump's refusal to release any of his tax returns.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:05

Basically, if it's in the interest of national security and the public to keep conversations private, presidents can use the power. The meeting is now part of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into whether Trump associates colluded with the Russians during the 2016 election.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:06

Jack Nicklaus , right, hands Jason Dufner the trophy after Dufner won the Memorial golf tournament, Sunday, June 4, 2017, in Dublin, Ohio . Matt Kuchar , who won the Memorial four years ago, ran off three consecutive birdies on the back nine and shot a 67 that gets him in the final group with Summerhays as he tries to end 82 PGA Tour starts without a victory.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:05

Rana would repeat spellings "over and over and over again", he said. Hard work and perseverance are some of the others. "It's been a great week so far", Kelly said. She was so "calm and confident" on the stage, Ryan said. No more than 50 spellers can advance to the finals. There is even a chance that he will compete in the spelling bee next year.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:02

Wednesday, June 7: Golden State at Cleveland, 9 p.m. James has been attacking early and often, with dunks, layups and a strong three-point play after taking what essentially was a tackle attempt from JaVale McGee on a drive and scoring anyway.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:51

Jeremy Joseph Christian is accused of killing two men and injuring another on a train in Portland last week with "what would best be characterized as hate speech toward a variety of ethnicities and religions", Portland police said . Police said on its Twitter account that the person was arrested by Federal Protective Service but provided no other details. At about 3:30 p.m., police announced the south side of Chapman Square, which had been designated for an Antifa group to gather, had ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:54

French President Emmanuel Macron also denounced on Thursday evening Trump's decision to leave the Paris pact. But when it came to the Paris accord, Trump accepted the argument advanced by Stephen K Bannon, his chief strategist, that he must stick to his nationalist and populist roots or jeopardise his political future.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:48

The report did not name the adviser. "The investigation would have always continued, and obviously, the termination of Comey would not have ended it". "I was going to fire Comey", Trump told NBC News' Lester Holt in an interview last week. "There was considerable frustration in the room", said Rep.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:49

Another added: 'That policeman dancing hand in hand with the crowd is actually the best thing, bloody love this country'. Preparations are underway for the tribute concert to the victims of the Manchester bombing . Ariana Grande's manager Scooter Braun delivered an impassioned speech as the singer returned to the stage for the first time since the Manchester attack at Sunday's (4 June) benefit gig.

by | June 04, 2017 | 11:33

But BusinessNZ's goal remained the same, he said yesterday. "I'm disappointed in the President's decision to withdraw from the Paris agreement ". " Trump's move to withdraw the US from the pact could have severe diplomatic consequences", the paper warned, "as other countries, its close allies included, might no longer expect Washington to honor its commitments".

by | June 04, 2017 | 11:29

Republican politicians and representatives of the coal industry have cheered Trump's action. It even drew criticism from some Republicans, as small demonstrations erupted in NY and Washington. "We will now start the process of increasing our goals to lower emissions even further and faster, because bluntly. we're going to have to shoulder more of the burden now", he said.

by | June 04, 2017 | 11:25

The sheriff says it has been hard on a personal level to know they may be just feet from someone who might be buried, but because of the danger posed by the structure, rescuers may not even know where that person is and that they might not be able to get to that person.

by | June 04, 2017 | 11:24

Hutchison was wanted on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear on a first degree drug charge in Minneapolis. Hutchinson tried to pull a gun from his waistband and all three went for it. They approach with guns drawn. For his part, the owner of USFRE, Stew Peters, said the blame for the incident rests exclusively on Hutchinson and that the agents were following the letter of Texas law when executing their assignment.

by | June 04, 2017 | 11:07

The teens, one of whom has identified herself to press as 16-year-old Destinee Mangum , were riding the light-rail train on Friday, May 26, when known white supremacist Jeremy Joseph Christian boarded their vehicle and began verbally abusing them because one was wearing a hijab.