Captain Tammie Jo Shults , 56, was at the controls when her Southwest Airlines twin-engine Boeing 737, bound for Dallas, blew an engine, with shrapnel from the explosion shattering a window. "No, it's not on fire, but part of it's missing", Mrs Shults said. Tammie Jo once said that sitting in the captain's chair as a pilot gave her the opportunity "to witness for Christ on nearly every flight".
The agency, which was unable to process returns for several hours as a result of the outage, extended the filing deadline to April 18 at midnight. Due to April 15 falling on a Saturday and a local holiday falling on Monday in Washington, tax filers had until Tuesday to report their earnings to the government.
When asked about whether he'll fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Trump uttered the famous, "we'll see what happens". Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, said it was still important for the committee to pass legislation protecting the special counsel even if McConnell wouldn't put it on the floor.
Police say two children, ages 3 and 4, were sitting in a vehicle when one of them got a hold of a handgun and accidentally shot their mother. The 3-year-old found the gun and was playing with it before shooting the mother, who was sitting in the driver's seat, he said.
Protection Secretary Mattis stated during the time that the Pentagon was careful to ensure the protection of Allied troops and also Syrian civilians inside the area and also that no follow-up attacks were planned. Site of previous U.S. attack: The Shayrat airbase was the target of an April 2017 United States missile attack in response to an earlier chemical weapons attack by the Syrian government.
Like, this man was suffering from polio at the time of his presidency, and yet all he was anxious about was trying to make America great-make America great again for real . Sanders has been a long time advocate for improving Social Security, welfare, and benefits for elderly people in the United States. Run the Jewels' Killer Mike was an active and vocal supporter of Sanders' presidential ambitions, and rapper Lil B also praised the Senator.
A Fresno State English professor has generated a social media controversy after her tweets following the death of former First Lady Barbara Bush . "PSA: either you are against these pieces of s*** and their genocidal ways or you're part of the problem.
In a 56-31 vote on Tuesday, Tennessee House members approved a last-minute amendment to remove $250,000 that was allocated to the city of Memphis. Memphis itself had been legally blocked from removing the statues of Confederate general and Ku Klux Klan leader Nathan Bedford Forrest and Confederate president Jefferson Davis from two public parks, according to The Commercial Appeal .
Mr. Trump's new national security adviser, John R. Bolton, has always been an advocate for Taiwan, writing a year ago in The Wall Street Journal that the United States should consider a closer military alliance with it to counter Chinese belligerence.
Adam Armush, the victim who filmed the incident, told Israel's Kan public broadcaster that he and his friend weren't doing anything to provoke the attack, which happened after the men left his house in the direction of a nearby train station.
The Russian supplier has been shut out of the Western financial system, lacerating its share price while boosting rivals. Rio Tinto said its major growth projects remained on track, with the Silvergrass iron ore mine continuing to ramp up, Amrun on schedule for first bauxite shipment in the first half of 2019, and construction of the first drawbell at Oyu Tolgoi Underground expected in mid-2020.
McDougal was locked in a legal battle with the company that owns the National Enquirer , American Media Inc . The settlement means the company avoids discovery phase of litigation in which its staff would have had to answer questions under oath about its practices.
The father's testimony brought tears to the jurors and to people seated in the courtroom gallery. The parents of two small children stabbed to death by their nanny in NY have posted a collage of images of them on their Facebook page shortly after the nanny's murder conviction.
Overnight temperatures will reach freezing and for some areas the rain could turn to snow. As of right now, it looks like snow will transition over to rain throughout the day, so impacts will be minimal. Chance for precipitation 50 percent. Monday: Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Sunday will be a little more comfortable with highs in the middle and upper 50s.
Britain's ambassador to the OPCW Peter Wilson said it was now unclear when the inspectors would be able to reach it. The U.S. State Department had accused Russian Federation of trying to block the inspectors from investigating the deadly attack in Douma "by making it more complicated" for the specialists to do their work.
I've been involved in many arguments about whether sporting personalities are role models for children and young people. Cape Town - All Black scrumhalf TJ Perenara is the latest high-profile rugby player to voice his concern at Israel Folau's comments on homosexuality.
A year after losing to Australian Jeff Horn via unanimous decision in Brisbane, the eight-division world champion is looking to redeem himself and win another title at the expense of the Argentine, who will defend his title for the first time.
Trump has publicly voiced his frustrations with Mueller and Rosenstein, who oversees Mueller's investigation, which Trump has repeatedly described as a "witch hunt". Well, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) killed any hope of such a bill coming to the floor for a vote, adding that he's the decider of what's voted up or down in the upper chamber, and that its not necessary as the president won't fire Mueller.
Another video of the shocking incident showed the moment the SUV slammed into the home causing the massive explosion. A husband, wife and their son were home at the time. Police dashcam shows an officer walking up to the Dallas property on Wednesday as it bursts into flames, sending debris flying into the air. "Our hearts go out to them & their family".
BJP units' infighting, lackadaisical approach to organisational issues and failure to deliver have forced the central leadership to opt for changes in poll- bound states. Elections to the 230-member Madhya Pradesh Assembly will be held by the end of the year. Sources said Shah is likely to replace state unit chiefs in Chhattisgarh, Tamil Nadu and Delhi as well.
The boy's parents want to take him to Rome's Bambino Gesú children's hospital, which is owned by the Vatican. "Can I ask that after tonight I would really appreciate if everyone has a break from the protesting please", Tom Evans wrote. A High Court judge and three Court of Appeal judges have dismissed their claim. He flew to meet Francis after the U.K. High Court blocked his and Kate James' appeal for Alfie to receive continued treatment at the Vatican's Bambino Gesu Pediatric Hospital in ...
Bump stocks, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire more rapidly, were used by the gunman past year who opened fire at a country music festival in Las Vegas. President Donald Trump announced his administration will ban "all devices that turn legal weapons into illegal machine guns " in the wake of the Las Vegas massacre and the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida which left 17 people dead.
The nominee's supporters are concentrating instead on winning a vote on the Senate floor, where they are pressuring numerous 10 Democrats up for re-election this year in states that Trump won in 2016. While Republicans hold a slim majority, the absence of Senator John McCain for medical reasons and opposition from Senator Paul will require support from Democrats to get him confirmed.
Rahul ji terror has no religion, now Congress says we never used these words. The Congress had on Monday said there was nothing called " saffron terror " and that terror could not be linked to any community. The Congress had reacted in reply to the BJP attack over it following acquittal of right-wing activist Aseemanand and four others in the 2007 Mecca Masjid blast in Hyderabad .
Brexit minister Lord Callanan warned that even if the amendment was passed, he would not give "false hope" that there would be any concessions as a result. "We have always said we are open to listen to expertise, be it from peers or MPs, and if we think the bill can be improved, we will move to do so".
The U.S. and France say they have evidence that Syrian President Bashar Assad's military was behind the poison gas attack , but they have made none of that evidence public. United Nations Security Council-mandated inspectors have probed previous attacks and decided President Assad's regime was responsible four times, MPs were told .
New York State plans to restore voting rights to about 35,000 New York felons on parole who previously were barred from casting a ballot until they completed their parole, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Wednesday. "Restoring voting rights of people on parole is crucial to encouraging civic participation, making our political process more inclusive, and ensuring that formerly incarcerated people return to their communities successfully", she said in a statement.
Trump also said 5 locations are under consideration for the historic summit with Kim. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un . Abe also aimed to secure Trump's cooperation on the abduction issue - an important subject for the prime minister - to ensure it would not be shelved in the inter-Korean and U.S.
The nine advisers whose appointments were cancelled are Amardeep Tiwari (Media adviser to the Law Minister), Arunoday Prakash (Media Adviser to Deputy CM), Atishi Marlena (Media Adviser to Deputy CM), Dinkar Adib (OSD to Minister Satyender Jain), Ram Kumar Jha (Adviser, logistics, to Sisodia), Samir Malhotra (consultant, Satyender Jain), Prashant Saxena and Rajat Tiwari (Aide de Camps to Power Minister).
The Migration Observatory estimates there were 524,000 people living in the United Kingdom , in the 12 months to June 2017, who were born in Commonwealth countries and arrived before 1971. A spokesman for May´s office said: "Work has been going on for some time now in creating a system to handle those claims". An immigration lawyer obtained a last-minute injunction and he was released.
Iran has unveiled a new missile system "Kamin-2" in the huge military parade to mark National Army Day. Rouhani reportedly emphasized that Iran's policy towards other nations was one of "good neighborliness" and said that Iran's history shows it has never invaded other countries and has been helpful to them.
The focus of the Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative is to remove potentially unsafe pharmaceutical substances from medicine cabinets throughout the state and prevent them from going into the water supply. Participants may dispose of solid, non-liquid medication (s) by removing the medication from its container and disposing of it directly into a disposal box or into a clear sealable plastic bag.
The Ali Abbas Zafar directorial will see PeeCee reuniting with her Mujhse Shaadi Karogi and Salaam-e-Ishq co-star Salman . Priyanka was busy with her worldwide projects, including US TV series Quantico , in recent times. Priyanka brings in outstanding acting, as well as incredible worldwide appeal, to make the scale of the film bigger and even more global", Zarfar said.
President Raul Castro , 86, is stepping down after 10 years in office and his replacement is expected to be First Vice President Miguel Diaz-Canel, a 57-year-old engineer who embraces technology and appears socially liberal. The new president is likely to be cautious at first, seeking to consolidate support among conservatives despite desire among young Cubans for faster development.
It will call for a regulated cannabis market with retail shops to be established. The federal government has rejected a Greens proposal to legalise cannabis use. The plan has the backing of the Australian Drug Law Reform Foundation , a body that works to take a harm reduction approach to drugs. The Greens claim the policy would raise "hundreds of millions of dollars" that could be funnelled into mental health, drug treatment and drug education services.
These aren't cherry-picked stories, and they reflect a huge trend: More than 500 employers have offered bonuses to 4 million American workers as a direct result of tax reform. So while all average individual taxpayers will see an after-tax income bump of 2.2 percent in 2018, according to an analysis by the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center , that benefit changes over time.
It followed a series of warnings by Western governments that Moscow is behind a string of cyber-attacks. The Kremlin did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Bad relations: Tensions are already strained between the two sides. The Kremlin said on Tuesday that British and US allegations that Russian Federation was conducting a global cyber espionage campaign lacked any evidence.
New fires and rapid fire growth will be made possible by strong winds gusting up to 60 miles per hour Tuesday morning through mid-evening. Once again, there's a chance some towns could end as a wintry mix or snow, especially in northern CT.
Due to growing tension between the two countries USA carriers expressed concern about absence of formal prolongation of overflight agreement. Worldwide airlines make hundreds of flights over eastern Russian Federation each week, a short and cheap route to South Asia.
A passenger on the flight that the escaped inmate allegedly caught to Sweden told national broadcaster RUV that Iceland's prime minister, Katrin Jakobsdottir, was also on the plane. In this file photo taken on January 17, 2018, a worker walks along a row of computer rigs that run around the clock "mining" bitcoin inside the Genesis Mining cryptocurrency mine in Keflavik, Iceland.
The jury for this year's fest under Blanchett includes Chang Chen (Chinese actor), Ava DuVernay (American writer, director, producer), Robert Guédiguian (French director, writer, producer), Khadja Nin (Burundian songwriter, composer, singer), Léa Seydoux (French actress), Kristen Stewart (American actress), Denis Villeneuve (Canadian director, writer) and Andrei Zvyagintsev (Russian director, writer).
Our country's future is at stake and we will not stand idly by. A new cross-party campaign for a referendum on Britain's European Union departure deal launched on Sunday, insisting the British public - and not just politicians - should be given a say.
A chaotic late-season ice storm blasted Toronto with wind and ice over the weekend. The Toronto Blue Jays attempted to make a joke aimed at other teams' misfortunes, about how their game on Monday would go on as planned thanks to their roof.
He added (bolding is mine): "There's no indication that Mueller's going to be fired". "I'm the one who decides what we take to the floor, that's my responsibility as the majority leader, and we will not be having this on the floor of the Senate", McConnell said.
West wind 13 to 16 miles per hour. Surprisingly, parts of northern and central OH will see a little snow on the grass for the second time in three days in the middle of April. "Travel will become hazardous with the ice and snow producing slick roads, especially after sunset". In total, three to six inches of snow are expected for Linn, Buchanan, Delaware and Benton counties, and gusting winds could sharply decrease visibility at times.
Almost 200 people were present at the hotel when Tej Pratap and Aishwarya Rai exchanged the rings. This was the first big family event which was organized in the absence of Lalu Yadav who has been convicted in four fodder scam cases and now undergoing medical treatment at AIIMS in New Delhi.
During his opening speech, Prince Harry said he was "grateful" for his wife-to-be, and she is "hugely excited" to be joining him in his work with the Commonwealth. Markle stood out in a lovely, pin-striped sundress by Altuzarra and a cross-body bag by Oroton , an Australian brand she may have chosen in a nod to the Commonwealth.
That blaze has burned about 106 square miles (275 sq. kilometers) and remains about 45 percent contained. The fire risk is dropping in Kansas, where temperatures have dropped from highs in the lower to mid-80s (27-30 Celsius) to around 60 (15 Celsius).
The President of France Emmanuel macron warned that Europe's brewing "civil war" between democratic and autocratic States. Warning against complacency, Macron continued: "There is a fascination with the illiberal and that is growing all the time".
People across the country questioned if it was now unsafe for black men to even stand their own backyard, demanding justice for Clark and countless others like him. A use-of-force expert told the Times it is not unusual for officers to approach a suspect cautiously. "I shot five times", one officer said in the video.