According to the Alaska Dispatch News , a park ranger shot the bear in the face, but it ran away. A mayday was called, officials say, and a helicopter with a paramedic and physician assistant on board responded to the scene and all personnel was evacuated to the main site.
And more was on the way. From East Texas to southern Mississippi, Cindy is expected to drop 3-6 inches of rain and some isolated areas could see up to 12 inches of rain, the National Weather Service said. Ahead of the storm, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards declared a state of emergency in the state. The Louisiana National Guard sent water vehicles and helicopters to areas prone to flooding.
The Trump administration has joined the legal battle over Texas' Senate Bill 4, announcing it would support the state's defense of a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the new law banning sanctuary cities . They argue that existing federal law does not impose any requirement to comply with detainer orders. The DOJ argued that the law is not at odds with the 10th or Fourth Amendment.
He also said it might not be possible to identify all the victims owing to the intensity of the fire and devastation it had caused. British Chancellor Phillip Hammond has told the BBC the reportedly cheap, flammable cladding fitted to London's Grenfell tower is banned in the United Kingdom, as authorities continue to investigate whether it contributed to the speed and spread of Wednesday's deadly blaze.
Why don't you just pick up the phone and find out, if it matters so much to the president, whether or not he's being looked at? "I just gave you the legal theory, Chris, of how the Constitution works", Sekulow said. Kushner has been discussing the matter with Abbe Lowell, a prominent trial lawyer. On Sunday, Trump again referred to the probe, but dismissed it. But ThePost reported that Coats had told associates Trump had asked him to intervene with Comey when he was still FBI Director, to ...
Pressure mounted on Pakistan when India won their second PC in the 36th minute. First quarter ends and India lead 1-0 courtesy of Ramandeep. Ramandeep Singh and Mandeep Singh struck a brace each while Harmanpreet sounded the board in the third quarter in India's comprehensive victory in the match.
Accompanied by the country's army chief, Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa, and his foreign affairs adviser, Sartaj Aziz, Sharif, who enjoys equally good relations with the Saudi and Qatari leadership, will address the "emergent situation among the [Gulf Cooperation Council] GCC countries", state-run Radio Pakistan reported.
Suffering from severe brain damage, he died Monday in his hometown of Cincinnati, Ohio. The exact cause of Mr Warmbier's death is unclear. Warmbier will be buried at the Spring Grove Cemetery and Arboretum in Cincinnati following the service.
Dunford said that the bulk of the casualties would come "in the first three, five, seven days of the war, where all those people in the greater Seoul area are exposed to the North Korean threat that we will not be able to mitigate initially".
The CIA had top-level intelligence last August that Russian President Vladimir Putin personally ordered an operation to help Donald Trump win the USA presidential race, the Washington Post reported Friday . To me, in other words, the question is, if he had the information, why didn't he do something about it? The Obama White House discussed many options for a response over the following months.
The gunman who opened fire on Republican lawmakers at a baseball practice Wednesday has been identified as James T. Hodgkinson , a strong supporter of leftist Senator Bernie Sanders. Illinois Secretary of State corporate records show that he voluntarily dissolved his home inspection business, JTH Services, Inc., in December 2016. In his speech, Sanders said real change "can only come about through nonviolent action, and anything else runs against our most deeply held American values".
Australian warplanes will soon resume airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Syria after operations were suspended as a precaution because a USA fighter jet shot down a Syrian warplane earlier this week, the defense chief said Wednesday.
Ronaldo's second goal of the tournament was a penalty that opened the scoring in the 33rd minute. Andre Silva wrapped up a comfortable victory with a fierce angled finish on 80 minutes, and Nani added a fourth in stoppage time. Four minutes later and it was 2-0, Ricardo Quaresma releasing left-back Eliseu down the left with a clever flick and his cross was turned in by Bernardo Silva.
He appears to have backtracked since. Before the "Oslo Accords" officially opened negotiations in 1993, between Palestine and Israel, roughly 200,000 settlers illegally lived in the West Bank and East Jerusalem . Settlements are also considered an obstacle to peace because they are built on land Palestinians claim for a future state. Together they will "spearhead the peace effort" the United States administration believes is possible, a White House official said.
Each state has expanded Medicaid and has a GOP senator. The CBO is not expected to "score" the Senate version of the health care bill until next week, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has vowed to have a vote on the measure by the end of the week.
The document has not been published but has been widely leaked and the demands are sweeping in their scope. The news organisation has been accused of stirring up regional strife and it has been a long-standing source of conflict between Doha and neighbouring countries.
The UAE's Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Abdullah bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan said the attempted attack would only increase "our will" to encounter those who support terrorism. Top judicial authorities and government spokesmen in each of Bahrain, Egypt and Jordan condemned the attempted lone wolf attack targeting one of Islam's holiest sites in Mecca, Saudi Arabia , said the Saudi Press Agency (SPA).
Mishra challenged the notice in the MP high court bench at Gwalior and managed to get a stay in light of former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan's case proceeding in the top court. Some opposition leaders even said that the disqualification shows how BJP politicians are winning the elections. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) burnt the effigy of Mishra this evening near Board officer square in Bhopal , seeking his resignation.
Erdogan vowed not to leave the tiny nation isolated and Turkey's parliament passed legislation permitting the deployment of troops to a Turkish military base in Qatar in a show of support. The administration of Saudi-backed and resigned Yemeni president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, Libya, the Maldives, Djibouti, Senegal and the Comoros later joined the camp in ending diplomatic ties.
On Friday evening, Gov. Jim Justice planned to attend a candlelight service at Rainelle United Methodist Church in the area hardest-hit by the flooding. Cindy is forecast to take a turn toward the north-northeast tonight, followed by a turn toward the northeast on Friday. Otherwise, the storm was blamed for widespread coastal highway flooding, rough seas and scattered reports of power outages and building damage caused by high winds.