According to a spokesperson for the airline, at around 8:30 a.m. passengers were boarding Alaska Airlines Flight 915 when the rodent was spotted. "Any passengers onboard the aircraft were deplaned", Stuff.co.nz reported . The flight had 110 passengers and Alaska Airlines said majority were booked on an evening flight to Portland while some will fly north Wednesday.
While the unions were demanding an increase in wages by 2.57 times, the government reportedly wanted to settle down their demands by raising it to 2.41 times. Thousands of commuters and travellers faced hardship as the strike nearly crippled services. Around 14,000 buses stayed off roads on Saturday, according to NDTV .
The White House said on Thursday that questioning Trump's mental fitness was "disgraceful and laughable". Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-Md.) went so far as to call for a congressional body, authorized by the 25th amendment, capable of declaring Trump mentally unfit to serve.
The report also identified three of the four policemen as ASI Irshad Ahmad from Doda, Muhammad Amin from Kupwara and Ghulam Nabi from Sopore. The area has been cordon off. They belonged to the 3rd Battalion of Indian Reserve Police (IRP). Separatists are observing a shutdown in Sopore today, to protest the killing of over 50 civilians on this day in 1993.
While Boston is expected to get seven inches of snow, Mashable reported sources as saying New York City is "straddling the line between a heavy snowstorm and a moderate event". Although the effects of the storm will be acutely felt by East Coast residents, the most extreme weather conditions are expected to remain offshore.
Earlier, a beacon officer MP Singh died and another was injured in a separate avalanche near the Sadhana Top. He was taken to MI (a mini military hospital) Chowkibal. Officials said two rescue teams comprising the Army, police and State Disaster Response Force were on the job to locate the missing people. Police said though they immediately pressed in rescue teams to trace the missing, bad weather and darkness hampered their efforts.
A recent report says that the Shri Karni Sena will hold a countrywide protest against the release of the film from January 5. The Karni Sena leader expressed displeasure with the CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi for allowing the release of the film which stars Deepika Padukone , Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh.
US Customs and Border Protection inspected a record number of electronic devices belonging to global travelers in 2017. But from now on, they can't copy that information or connect to an external device to analyze the contents, unless they have reasonable suspicion of criminal behavior.
It's the fourth largest Mega Millions jackpot . "For the first time in game history, both Powerball and Mega Millions have advertised jackpots above $400 million at the same time", the N.C. That took the odds of winning that game from 1 in 175 million to 1 in 292 million. At Schnucks on Rockton Ave., players say the jackpot is too big to skip out on.
Social activist Kailash Sharma and advocate Tailendra Nath Das filed two separate FIRs (First Information Report) with the Assam police yesterday accusing Mamata of making inflammatory remarks and promoting hostility between communities over the updating of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in the state, reports our New Delhi correspondent.
San Francisco will become one of the largest major cities in the state to join in adult use sales to residents and tourists, missing the official launch day of January 1 by just five days, but beating Los Angeles to market. It basically asserted that marijuana businesses needn't worry about federal prosecution as long as they complied with state laws. "If they see a picture of you holding a joint or in a dispensary, or in any other way that indicates that you may do it, or you're wearing ...
The Trump administration has proposed spending $18 billion over 10 years to significantly extend the border wall with Mexico, providing one of its most detailed blueprints of how the president hopes to carry out a signature campaign pledge.
Coast Guard spokeswoman Lexie Preston in New Orleans said Thursday that the North American Aerospace Defense Command, or NORAD, relayed to Coast Guard searchers that the pilot was the only person aboard the plane. The Georgetown Municipal Airport manager told KVUE they never had contact with the pilot, saying they usually don't hear from a pilot until they're ready to land at the facility.
The teams will be back at Wellington to play the fifth and final ODI of the series . Out of last five ODI series, since 2000/01, Pakistan have managed to win just one series. The last time these two sides competed against each other was in January 2016, when Pakistan visited New Zealand for a limited-overs series. Currently Sixth ranked, Pakistan's Hasan Ali and Muhammad Hafeez are occupying the top positions in ICC ODI Bowling Rankings and ICC All-Rounder Rankings respectively ...
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents without a warrant. The chain's management company, G6 Hospitality, said it ordered its more than 1,400 USA and Canadian locations in September to stop voluntarily giving guest lists to ICE agents.
USA lottery players on Friday and Saturday night will get two shots at record Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots that together topped $1 billion after going months without a victor. "I can take care of my family", added Wright. Powerball odds are one-in-about 292 million. Mega Millions would be the fourth largest jackpot in that game's history at $450 million if someone matches all six numbers on Friday night.
They returned to India to throw their wedding reception parties. And this recent video that is being shared by the cricketer's fan clubs has Anushka dancing her heart out on the streets of Cape Town . As Virat and Anushka were spotted spending quality time, a number of pictures have been ruling the internet and left fans of both very excited. " Cape Town is such a attractive place anyways, and even more lovely with my one and only!" The tour consists of three Tests, six ODIs and three ...
He has been on the books of Besiktas since 2014 and his goals has helped the club win the Tukish Super Lig n 2016 and 2017. A signing which shows Everton manager Allardyce is looking in the right direction, Tosun's potential arrival could bring an end to the incredibly short Goodison Park career of Sandro .
Talking about the film, Ranbir during an interview said, "It feels very proud that I'm doing the Sanjay Dutt biopic and I'm very thankful to Vinod sir (Vidhu Vinod Chopra) and Sanjay sir specially". One of the most anticipated films of 2018, the biopic will show the ups and downs faced by Sanjay Dutt , who has dealt with issues ranging from drug addiction to serious criminal cases.
Moore grabbed her buttocks during a child custody petition meeting in his Gadsden office in 1991, Johnson claimed. The neighbor didn't know what he was talking about because the flames weren't visible at the time, Al.com reported. "A suspect of interest is being spoken to", Barton said. "It's too coincidental to me, but whatever they say, I'll go with". Jones is the first Democrat in 25 years to win a Senate seat in Alabama when he defeated Moore in the December 12 special election ...
ABC News cited another USA government official saying "This was not on our radar", when asked about whether or not the US was expecting the Iranian protests. 'Oppressive regimes can not endure forever, and the day will come when the Iranian people will face a choice. State television repeatedly broadcast nationalistic songs and described the pro-government rallies as an "answer to rioters and supporters to the riot".
Trump's veiled threat against North Korea is nothing new. He most recently stirred widespread controversy and fear with a taunting Tweet directed at the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that appeared to threaten a possible nuclear attack.
Mandel was running against Cleveland businessman Mike Gibbons to face incumbent Democrat Sen. A message seeking comment was left Friday for Mandel. Among the names floated was Gov. John Kasich, who is term-limited and leaving office - but that suggestion was immediately shot down by his chief strategist .
Frederick Douglass High School was one of six schools to close Wednesday. The post prompted Schools CEO Sonja Santelises to blame the "unprecedented" cold in a Facebook Live video. They did not provide further explanation if the schools' closures were prompted by the impending storm that hit much of the eastern USA on Thursday or if the closures were prompted by the reports of cold indoor temperatures at schools.
The move by Sen. Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa, who chairs the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Sen. "In any event, it's up to the Justice Department to figure that out". "I don't take lightly making a referral for criminal investigation", Grassley said in a statement. The letter , which was sent along with undisclosed classified attachments, accused Steele of making false statements about whether he spoke to the press about the dossier's claims.
Attorney's office. "Let's call this what it is: a sham". Both the Justice Department and the USA attorney's office in Arkansas declined to comment to CNN about the investigation. Nick Merrill , Clinton's chief spokesman, slammed the FBI's decision to re-open the case as "disgraceful", contending it is a distraction from collusion allegations facing Trump .
In a new statement Thursday, billionaire conservative donor Rebekah Mercer said that she has not spoken to Bannon, the former White House chief strategist, in many months and that she continues to support President Trump . Trump plans to undergo a physical exam by a government doctor on january 12 that will be followed by a public statement by the doctor, the White House has said.
However, during the Winter Session of the Parliament , the focus remained largely on the triple talaq bill, the National Medical Commission Bill , repealing 245 obsolete and archaic laws , the Bhima-Koregaon violence, Assam NRC, and Kulbhushan Jadhav , among others.
Federal Bureau of Investigation agents searching Wilson's home found 15 guns, a handmade shield, tactical vest, 11 AR-15 rifle ammunition magazines, a drum magazine for a rifle, ammunition, white supremacy documents, gunpowder and ammunition-reloading supplies.
Zarrab testified that he bribed Turkey's former economy minister and that his former pal Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan approved of their scheme to help Iran avoid USA and United Kingdom sanctions. The visit to France will be Erdogan's first since the botched July 2016 putsch and one of only a handful to Europe since the attempted army takeover.
A man accused of working with Hamas' military wing is also executed in the video. Hamas has cracked down on IS and its sympathizers along the Gaza-Egypt border recently as part of its improved alliance with Egypt. The video began with a clip of that announcement from the White House. Last month, the Israeli army cleared its troops of wrongdoing saying they found "no moral or professional failures" in the killing of 29-year-old Ibrahim Abu Thuraya , who was demonstrating peacefully along ...
Mumbai started Wednesday morning with a lukewarm response to the Maharashtra bandh - called by Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar and his associates - but as the day progressed, protests gathered steam, with road blocks, rail rokos, demonstrations and rallies being reported from across the city, as well as neighbouring Thane and Navi Mumbai .
The California Republican had also demanded his committee have access to interview former Associate Deputy Attorney General Bruce Ohr, FBI counterintelligence official Peter Strzok , FBI general counsel James Baker, FBI lawyers Lisa Page and Sally Moyer, and the FBI's congressional liaison, Greg Brower.
Nevertheless the spirit of Trump's remarks is on the mark. In his first Tweet of the year on Monday, Trump accused Pakistan for lying to the United States and offering "little help" in hunting terrorists in Afghanistan. It certainly hasn't been in the past. As an example, we pay the Palestinians HUNDRED OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS a year and get no appreciation or respect.
Jacqueline Kent Cooke , 29, was charged with assault on Wednesday in NY following the shocking confrontation on New Year's Eve in the swanky Upper East Side restaurant Caravaggio . As her boyfriend wraps his arms around Haberkorn, Cooke appears to get up and then fall as she takes another swing at him. "Hate crimes have absolutely no place in our society, and Ms.
The Yogi Adityanath-led Bharatiya Janata Party government has painted the outer wall of the Uttar Pradesh State Haj Committee office in saffron, in a move that could trigger a fresh controversy in the state. Besides rolling out saffron-coloured buses, the BJP government has painted several government buildings saffron including secretariat annex building that houses the offices of chief minister Adityanath and top bureaucrats.
In 2008, at Mr Monson's urging, Mormons led a vigorous campaign in support of banning gay marriage in California - which backfired with protests and vandalism against the faith's church temples across the US. Monson's wife of 65 years, the former Frances Johnson, died in 2013. As a result, President Monson's legacy will continue to be an influence for good in the lives of countless individuals and families for generations to come.
Prasad was convicted by the CBI court on December 23 in a case relating to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 89.27 lakh from the treasury in Deoghar district. The RJD chief had said he would keep on fighting for social causes till his last breath. The 15 accused in the case, including Lalu, have been convicted for offences of cheating with criminal conspiracy under the Indian Penal Code and the Prevention of Corruption Act.
For decades, oil and gas drilling have been well established in these waters. "New drilling permits were issued for 238 wells since 2012, up 17 percent, for existing leases in waters off of Los Angeles and Ventura Counties, according to analysis by the nonprofit FracTracker Alliance".
United States courts have repeatedly held feds can't force states/localities to do Trump's bidding on draconian deportation tactics. Just as California's new sanctuary state status went into effect, mock signs were posted at the state border.
The preliminary reading of the controversial bill has been approved , although it still requires a second and third reading before it becomes law. Technically, Israeli courts can already sentence convicts to death, but only via the unanimous decision of multiple judges.
The missile was deliberately launched towards Najran to target civilian areas, but it was intercepted and destroyed by the Brigades "Patriot" in the sky of Najran, said Malki. Tehran denies arming Yemen's rebels in the war with Saudi Arabia. In December, Riyadh warned "Iranian-manufactured ballistic weapons" threatened the kingdom's security following a foiled ballistic missile attack from Yemen.
With temperatures drastically decreasing in parts of Southern Florida, not only were people stunned by this week's cold snap, but green lizards got completely frozen, too. However, experts say this does not mean the iguanas are dead. They can grow to over 5 feet long, and their droppings can be a potential source of salmonella bacteria , which causes intestinal illness.
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during an address from the White House in Washington, U.S., December 6, 2017. North and South Korea will hold official talks next week for the first time in more than two years. Scott Snyder is senior fellow for Korea Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations and author of South Korea at the Crossroads: Autonomy and Alliance in an Era of Rival Powers .
The numbers drawn Tuesday were 1, 42, 64, 47, 70. In November, Karen Hamilton bought a $5 million Cash Showcase ticket and won the $50,000 for 20-year prize. In order to win the jackpot, players must match all five regular numbers, or white balls, in any order and the gold Mega Ball. Mega Millions is played in 44 states, plus the District of Columbia and the Virgin Islands.
GoogleEarth images from 2016 show no such damage to the buildings, one of which does not appear to have been built yet. It is next to impossible to verify the true extent of the damage, or indeed to verify the report itself, due to the lack of access to the secretive communist state.
A statement from the state department says , "The Secretary also placed Pakistan on a Special Watch List for severe violations of religious freedom". "It's not only Pakistan that we pay billions of dollars to for nothing, but also many other countries, and others". Pakistan is already in the crosshairs of the Trump administration for not doing enough to combat terrorism.
Tampa International tweeted a photo of their crews de-icing a Southwest plane on Thursday morning. After leaving a wake of delays and cancellations in the southeast yesterday, the first winter storm of 2018 is packing enough punch to cancel more than 1,000 flights in NY and Boston today, sending ripple effects throughout the U.S.
The State Department announced Tuesday that it would use Facebook and Twitter to communicate directly with Iranian protesters, posting in Farsi on the social media platforms. "The U.S.is watching!" "These hard-earned rights will be protected, and infiltrators will not be allowed to sabotage them through violence and destruction", Zarif tweeted .
Leigh Corfman has filed the lawsuit in Montgomery County district court Thursday against Moore and the campaign, asking for a retraction along with compensatory damages. The 29-page lawsuit seeks for the defendants to retract all defamatory statements made against Corfman, to publicly apologize for those statements and to refrain from further defamatory statements as well as to pay the costs and expenses of the lawsuit.