She also chided Trump's Homeland Security chief, Elaine Duke, for characterizing the relief efforts as a "good news story ". "Damn it, this is not a good news story ", Cruz told CNN . ( SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico ) - Ten days after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico , the US territory's governor approved a moratorium on rent payments for those living in public housing as residents struggle to recover from the devastating storm.
The government has asked the Civil Aviation Authority to charter more than 30 aircraft to bring home the estimated 110,000 customers who are now overseas. The airline, founded in 1968, flies to over 40 destinations from five United Kingdom bases: London Gatwick, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds-Bradford and Luton, where it is headquartered.
As of the last advisory from the hurricane center, at 4 a.m. CDT Saturday, Tropical Storm Maria was located about 505 miles south-southeast of Cape Race, Newfoundland, and was moving to the east-northeast at 32 mph. Hurricanes Maria and Lee threaten to bring gales of up to 65mph to the UKWhat is Hurricane Lee's path and where is it now? Laura Paterson, operational chief meteorologist, said: "The remnants of tropical systems are likely to impact our weather towards the end of the weekend and ...
The social giant Facebook has shared some information about Russian linked accounts with Google . Google is investigating the extent to which Russian actors spread misinformation through the platform's websites. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said recently that the company will provide congressional investigators with the contents of the 3,000 ads bought by a Russian agency, and he pledged to make political advertising on its platform more transparent.
Those are important details, which will be sorted out by Congress. And some Republicans in Congress are already chafing at repealing the deduction for state and local taxes . The standard deduction would almost double to $12,000 for individuals and $24,000 for families, basically increasing the amount of personal income that would not be taxed.
The result has been an escalating war of words between Pyongyang officials and Trump, along with fresh global sanctions against North Korea as it continues to carry out missile tests. The White House is yet to clarify exactly what Trump meant when telling Tillerson that the United States government will "do what has to be done".
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Auburn leads 14-3 at the end of the first quarter, and it's easy to see how one poor call can swing the fortunes of a game quite a bit. Johnson had a five-touchdown performance last week at Missouri and he added three more TDs this week, becoming the first back in Auburn history to score eight touchdowns in a two-week span.
The threat is worse because Pakistan and India are two nuclear-armed states whose tense relations threaten to spiral into conflict. Taking a dig at Trump for criticising Pakistan over increasing terrorism in the country, Asif said: "Don't blame us for Haqqanis or don't blame us for the Hafiz Saeed, Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief".
From nowhere, Hamilton then registered his ninth pole position of the season, 70th of his career and fifth at Sepang after being off the pace all weekend. Speaking about the incident after the race, the 30-year-old said, per Sky Sports: "Stroll completely shunted into my auto". "I think in the beginning, straight away the auto felt good and I saw Lewis struggling a bit with traction".
A partnership of 142 between the pair pushed along the scoring rate as South Africa sought to set Bangladesh a large target, but still gave themselves enough time to bowl them out on a pitch that has proven lifeless. Catch live cricket score and live updates of South Africa vs Bangladesh , 1st Test, Day 4, here. Mominul Haque struck soon after the lunch interval, accounting for Faf du Plessis by trapping the South African skipper in front for 81.
Marriage contracts in Saudi Arabia are expected to see an additional line included after women in the kingdom were granted the right to drive. The women's university said that it would establish a driving school for women in cooperation with the relevant authorities, reports local media.
On Sunday, President Trump logged online to enjoy a day of harassing Puerto Ricans , boycotting the National Football League, and bypassing his "wonderful" Secretary of State , Rex Tillerson , to launch vague threats at North Korea . The President of the United States has ( once again ) dangerously returned his focus on Twitter to North Korea and Kim Jong Un , amidst a full day of golfing events and again from his golf club.
The Western Railways, in a statement, asserted that there was overcrowding at the foot over bridge due to heavy rains and people panicked on rumours of foot over bridge collapsing. Mumbai (Maharashtra), Sept. 29: Former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan on Friday urged the Centre to complete all pending projects to avoid untoward incidents like stampede at Mumbai's Elphinstone railway station.
Tom Homan, ICE acting director, blamed sanctuary jurisdictions for the need to dedicate more resources to these kinds of sweeps. ICE arrested 101 people in Los Angeles , 21 in Santa Clara County, and 6 in San Francisco during the four-day operation according to spokeswoman Lori Haley.
This is the first of many retaliatory measures the central government is expected to take against the Kurdish Regional Government for its non-binding referendum on independence that took place on Monday. They come a day after Iraq instituted a flight ban that halted all worldwide flights from servicing the territory's airports. The flight ban is the clearest evidence of increased tensions between Iraq's central government and the Kurdish area.
The man was shot dead by nearby soldiers who were patrolling the area. The soldiers shot him just outside the train station. A terrorist in the French city of Marseilles reportedly hollered "allahu akbar" prior to carrying out a fatal stabbing attack .
At the Conservative party conference in Manchester, May will set out plans to build "a road to a better future" for Britain, hoping to head off a rebellion over her handling of Brexit and the June election. She was speaking in Manchester ahead of the Tory party conference, where she is under intense pressure over her leadership. One Tory MP said: "They think the whole Cabinet is tainted by the election".
The Storm have recovered from that disappointment in style and are a much stronger team than 12 months ago. Through the finals they average only eight errors per match, employing a safety-first style which saw them offload less than any team in the NRL this season, and finish with one of the best average completion rates over 24 regular season games.
I am begging. Begging anyone who can hear us to save us from dying. The mayor lashed back by saying , "Maybe from where she's standing, it's a good news story ". Cruz appeared on MSNBC on Saturday and said she would not be distracted by "small comments". What kind of a Puerto Rican, what kind of a human, would I be if I know of other mayors that are getting no water and no food and I just looked the other way and I just had my city taken care of? On Friday, the acting head of Homeland ...