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by | May 29, 2018 | 21:33

Larry Hogan declared a state of emergency in Howard County on Sunday after a massive rainstorm caused devastating flash flooding in the Baltimore region. Hundreds of emergency workers scrambled to stabilize power lines, shut down roads and highways and evacuate people trapped in their homes, cars and commercial buildings.

by | May 29, 2018 | 21:30

The final list will be announced by June 15 with tariffs imposed shortly after. China and the United States averted a trade war by reaching an agreement on May 20 under which Beijing agreed to "significantly increase" its purchases of American goods and services to reduce Dollars 375 billion trade deficit with Washington.

by | May 29, 2018 | 20:50

One of North Korea's most senior officials is travelling to NY, as preparations for a planned summit gather pace. -North Korea working-level meeting was set to take place in Singapore. Along with talks on the summit's agenda, negotiations on issues regarding security and logistics were expected to start in Singapore on Tuesday. Kim Chang Son, Kim's de facto chief of staff, flew to Singapore via Beijing on Monday night, the report said.

by | May 29, 2018 | 19:37

He said he didn't think twice. "I climbed up like that and, thank God, I saved the child", he said. Mamoudou Gassama , dubbed "Spiderman", climbed up four floors of an apartment building in just seconds to rescue a terrified child. "You need courage and the capability to do that", Macron told the man, according to the Associated Press . I'll just give you a moment to get to that point.

by | May 29, 2018 | 13:31

They died in North Carolina on the fringes of subtropical storm Alberto which made landfall in Florida. "While we are competitors on the air, Mike and Aaron were our friends, and part of a journalism family". Tennant said that he and McCormick had ended their interview by telling each other to stay safe. Two people in North Carolina have been killed after a tree fell on the vehicle they were riding in, according to local officials.

by | May 29, 2018 | 12:33

Citing Defense Ministry spokesman Wu Qian, the statement said the USA warships "undermined strategic mutual trust between the two militaries and damaged peace, security and good order in relevant waters". China has always been accused of building artificial land masses in that region, which is also claimed by the Philippines, Taiwan, Vietnam and Malaysia, and placing military assets there.

by | May 29, 2018 | 10:30

A separate USA team led by Joe Hagin, deputy chief of staff in the White House , is organising logistics with Kim Chang Son, who is effectively the North Korean leader's chief of staff. North Korea has rejected the US's demand for it to unilaterally abandon its nuclear weapons programme. At the White House late on Saturday he said: "It's moving along very nicely".

by | May 29, 2018 | 10:27

Abramovich has been a regular visitor to Israel and is reported to have bought a former hotel in Tel Aviv, close to the Mediterranean coast. His British visa expired last month and sources have told Reuters it was taking longer than usual to get it renewed.

by | May 29, 2018 | 07:03

There also were no reported injuries from the flow that pushed molten rock into the Puna Geothermal Venture plant and also triggered an emergency evacuation alert for parts of the neighboring Leilani Estates subdivision. While eruptions continue at the main crater, Kilauea's lava flows have also proven extremely risky for bystanders and residents who refused to evacuate.

by | May 28, 2018 | 20:42

This time, witnesses say, the flash flooding came with a roar of onrushing water after hours of heavy rain had soaked the region around Baltimore. After the floodwaters had receded, the Baltimore Sun reports that emergency officials announced no injuries, fatalities or missing persons as of Sunday night, following safety checks throughout Main Street and surrounding areas.

by | May 28, 2018 | 19:24

Additionally, volcanic gases, vog, and ash emissions may increase in areas downwind of the vents. FILE PHOTO - An aerial view looking west, of the two active ocean entries at Kilauea Volcano's lower East Rift Zone in Hawaii, U.S. There is no hydrogen sulfide detected despite the covering of the one well. Further, the molten lava and heat could rupture the wells at the plant.

by | May 28, 2018 | 18:33

Floyd, 39, insisted on going with her and on the vehicle ride over he pointed a loaded gun at her and threaten to kill her and her family, according to the report. "Please don't let him know", the hand-written note said, according to ABC news . DeLand police responded first, detaining the boyfriend, Jeremy Floyd, 39 , and recovering his gun.

by | May 28, 2018 | 18:28

The National Weather Service called the flooding an "extremely risky and potentially catastrophic situation" as the rains pounded the city Sunday evening. The department also said swift water units from as far away as Northern Virginia were coming to help. "We have a deck that goes into the woods, and we knew that was an escape route to Church Road", she said.

by | May 28, 2018 | 17:04

He said North Korea appreciated Trump having made the bold decision to work toward a summit. "The two leaders candidly exchanged their opinions on the implementation of the April 27 Panmunjom joint declaration and successful staging of the US-North Korea summit set for June 12 in Singapore ", Yoon said.

by | May 28, 2018 | 16:24

The reason for that is simple: Trump is concerned about the ongoing special counsel investigation into Russia interference in the 2016 presidential campaign and the possibility of collusion between members of his campaign and the Russians.

by | May 28, 2018 | 14:02

We have formally severed diplomatic relations today with Burkina Faso, just weeks after having done likewise with the Dominican Republic . "China toys with dollar diplomacy and promises huge sums of money to entice many countries to build relations", Tsai said.

by | May 28, 2018 | 13:31

The results of the vote led to an outpouring of emotion from the crowd of protestors, with many chanting the "Savita, Savita", in reference to dentist Savita Halappanavar , 31, whose tragic death in 2012 sparked global outrage. "That would be wrong". A subsequent amendment was added allowing Irish women and girls to seek abortions overseas, and about 170,000 of them done so since 1980, The Journal reported.

by | May 28, 2018 | 13:09

Additionally, the Howard County food bank says it will accept donations for Ellicott City Flood Relief on Monday from 10 a.m. 2 p.m. On July 30, 2016, flood waters tore through Ellicott City's historic downtown. The NWS alert reported heavy rain had fallen across the area in the afternoon, with estimated amounts of 3 to 6 inches in southern Baltimore City and Baltimore County, causing rising waters, especially in streams, some at a rapid pace.

by | May 28, 2018 | 12:33

Weinstein's attorney, Ben Brafman , released a statement to ET following the arraignment , which reads: "Mr. Weinstein has always maintained that he has never engaged in non-consensual sexual behavior with anyone". Farrow, who won Pulitzer Prize for uncovering the Weinstein scandal along with the New York Times journalists Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey, said it was an "incredible and unexpected moment" for the accusers as they did not believe they would every see justice.

by | May 28, 2018 | 12:29

The current President Sergio Mattarella refused to appoint a eurosceptic finance minister, even though he was the choice of the prime minister-designate and had the backing of the majority of parliamentarians. High-grade euro zone government bond yields rose partly on the news from Italy, but also due to the renewed possibility of improved relations between United States and North Korea.

by | May 28, 2018 | 12:04

A Mormon missionary from Utah, Holt - called the "Gringo Agent" in Venezuela - became the ultimate example of an American in the wrong place at the wrong time. McCarry leveraged a 15-year-old relationship with Maduro from their time together in the Boston Group, an informal gathering from across the political spectrum - Democrats, Republicans, socialists and capitalists - from both countries that worked discreetly to fix relations between the two countries following a coup in 2002 against ...

by | May 28, 2018 | 04:45

I spoke to him briefly after the race, and I just said "I told you so", based on a little chat we had before it. "I've had a lot of good fortune here and had some here this month". It just didn't come on race day. Power's win gave Roger Penske, 81, his 17th victory in the Indianapolis 500. "But we had some good moments". Penske was elected to the NASCAR Hall of Fame earlier this month, and had a shot at closing today with a victory in the Coca-Cola 600 in North Carolina.

by | May 27, 2018 | 22:55

The Spokane County prosecutor's office accused Dolezal of being overpaid a total of $8,847 for food assistance and child care assistance from the state's Department of Social and Health Services between August 1, 2015, and November 30, 2017.

by | May 27, 2018 | 22:28

At least 113 Palestinians have been killed and thousands hurt by army gunfire in the protests, drawing foreign censure. It did not confirm a second raid. The incidents were part of an escalation in the area and weekly protests against the crippling 12-year blockade, the inauguration of the new USA embassy in Jerusalem, and the Israeli occupation.

by | May 27, 2018 | 21:27

Trump said on Saturday he was still looking at a Jun 12 date for a summit in Singapore and that talks were progressing very well. 'I think there's a lot of good will, ' he said. Even before scrubbing the summit, Trump urged China to maintain tight sanctions, writing on Twitter that "the word is that recently the Border has become much more porous".

by | May 27, 2018 | 19:54

Moon huddled with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Saturday and he said the despot agreed that the historic summit should go off as planned. "If we got that done and if we can be successful in the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula, it would be a great thing for North Korea, it would be a great thing for South Korea, be great for Japan and great for the world - great for the United States, great for China".

by | May 27, 2018 | 16:31

The meetings were sought by Trump's GOP allies and arranged by the White House, as the president has tried to sow suspicions about the legitimacy of the FBI investigation that spawned a special counsel probe. Mueller's team wrote. The informant, an American academic who served in past Republican administrations, approached at least three Trump campaign advisers who had been in contact with suspected Russian agents.

by | May 27, 2018 | 14:08

Trump responded to reporters' questions about the summit saying that it was "moving along very nicely". "We're looking at June 12 in Singapore". It allowed Moon to push for a US-North Korean summit that he sees as the best way to ease animosity that had some fearing a war previous year.

by | May 27, 2018 | 10:27

The size of the win exceeded expectations and will make it much easier for Irish women to obtain abortions legally for the first time. "No more isolation. Until then, women seeking abortions will still have to travel overseas to undergo the procedure. The constituency with the highest % Yes vote was Dublin Bay South.

by | May 27, 2018 | 08:39

A source familiar with the issue who asked to remain anonymous said there was no quid pro quo or agreement to ease US sanctions tied to Holt's release, and that Trump was not involved in the final negotiations. Still, when Corker left for Caracas on Friday it was still unclear if Maduro would follow through on his pledge to release Holt, the officials said.

by | May 27, 2018 | 07:31

A friend of the teen's family told IndyStar she had surgery for a gunshot wound in her chest. He was pictured at the hospital Saturday smiling before his release . "There was potential for a lot of lives being lost", Lynas said Saturday. "It's just a shock he would do something like that", Stonebraker said. "He's very courageous, he's a hero today", Ethan said of his teacher.

by | May 27, 2018 | 07:28

Neither victim was named. I thank the fearless survivors who have come forward and my Office's prosecutors who have worked tirelessly on this investigation. He was then taken to a New York City courthouse in handcuffs, and stared grimly ahead as he appeared in front of the packed court. The complaint says that Weinstein had sexual intercourse with the woman, and that she "had clearly expressed her lack of consent to the act".

by | May 27, 2018 | 06:27

He said "honest competition" and "respect" would bring about progress, but acknowledged leaders will always have their own interests at heart. Russian President Vladimir Putin says his hopes for improved relations with the U.S. Macron is seeking "a serious dialogue.to try to find common ground", an aide told reporters last week. As he sat alongside Putin, Macron referred repeatedly to the need to establish "European financial sovereignty" - a jab at European economies' reliance on the US ...

by | May 27, 2018 | 04:03

On Saturday, President Moon Jae In and Chairman Kim Jong Un met to discuss carrying out peace agreements and resuming talks with the U.S. "I doubt that Xi tried to sabotage the Trump-Kim summit", Glaser said. This came after several roller-coaster days in which Trump canceled the summit, set for June 12 in Singapore. "We'll see what happens - it could even be the 12th".

by | May 27, 2018 | 04:04

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), the top Democrat on the House Intelligence committee, said the meeting on the classified information had not changed his view that the FBI followed proper procedures during their investigation. "SPYGATE - a bad thing!" While Yates would not comment on the allegations of spying, deferring comment on the investigation to the Justice Department and FBI, she said she was confident the investigation would bear out the truth.