Vice President Mike Pence says those responsible for the attack "must be held accountable" and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says the attack "was an act of terror, and a particularly cowardly act of terror aimed at innocent civilians".
Meanwhile, back home in India, Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj has said she is closely monitoring the situation while assuring the students and their families to stay calm. As Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni was on an India visit, there were reports of attacks on Indian students in Milan . A lot of them are from south India and enrolled in courses like architecture and management.
Uber driver Chen Yi said he saw a truck plow into people on a popular bike path adjacent to the West Side Highway. A police official said the attack was being investigated as a possible act of terrorism. The man used a flat bed pickup truck from Home Depot and drove down a bike path onto the bike path at West St., a few blocks north of Chambers St. say police.
Puigdemont insists nonetheless the referendum gave the Catalan parliament a mandate to declare independence on Friday, a decision relayed on large screens to cheering crowds in the regional capital Barcelona. He said he would accept "slowing down the development of the [independent] republic" as a "reasonable price to pay" to avoid violence. He earlier said he was not there to seek asylum.
Students are taken off campus at Castle View Elementary on October 31, 2017. Castle View Elementary School , located on Shaker Drive near Century Avenue in the Canyon Crest area of the city, was placed on lockdown in the noon hour after the assault.
Iowa Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley was asked Tuesday whether Clovis should withdraw his nomination. Clovis, who is not a trained scientist, is a climate change skeptic who has said protecting gay rights could lead to the legalization of pedophilia .
Joseph Mifsud, a former Maltese official who co-directs the London Academy of Diplomacy at the University of Stirling , was identified in media reports after details in the documents pointed to his attendance at a conference in Russian Federation a year ago.
Trump dodged, saying, "I can't answer that question because I don't think it's going to happen". Sen. Jeff Flake, an Arizona Republican who recently announced his retirement in 2018, said he is now mulling over the two bills, which differ based on the timeframe of when the three-judge panels can take action.
Instead, the United States participates in the JCPoA by presidential action. Many of Iran's most contested military sites and the uranium enrichment plants have been made off-limits to the worldwide inspectors or subject to a delayed timeline that had given Iran at least a month to further prepare for inspections, a part of these nuclear agreement that has come under the particular criticism from those who say that it gives the Islamic Republic enough time to cleanup and hide the possible ...
Deccan Chronicle was the first newspaper, to break the news on her appointment as the police chief. With increasing political activity, higher rate of crimes in Bengaluru and other parts of the state, Raju has her work cut out. The Assembly elections in 2018 will be a litmus test for the Congress party in Karnataka and for Raju, as monitoring law and order and the smooth conduct of the election process will be the toughest challenge, said an officer on condition of anonymity.
As for the topic of the day, Mueller's indictments, Clinton declined to elaborate on the possibility of collusion within the Trump campaign, but she didn't mince words in her criticism of the president. "Here's what we do have tonight", Hannity said . Clinton, in fact, did not approve the sales. On Monday night, Fox News' bombastic host Sean Hannity delivered what he called his "most important monologue ever" - and attempted to, somehow, blame Bill and Hillary Clinton for Russia's ...
The pair, who were travelling with their two dogs, were rescued by the US Navy after a Taiwanese fishing vessel spotted them about 1,500 kilometres south-east of Japan , well off their planned course, and alerted the US Coast Guard. In addition, the women said they didn't turn around as the nearest harbors on Maui and Lanai couldn't accommodate their 50ft (15-meter) vessel. "I think a reasonable person may start out thinking that Ms.
No longer is New York City the culinary capital of America, based on restaurants with three Michelin stars . Jean George's demotion does leave a lot of room to grow in the coming cycle and the restaurant has reportedly been advised on where they can continue to grow and adapt to earn back their star.
Singer Josh Groban tweeted , "Oh my God I just heart gun shots and ran with my dog". An FDNY spokesperson told Gothamist they had responders on the scene at the above location, and that the situation was "developing". Police advised people to avoid the area around Chambers St. and West St. One person is in custody and no others are being sought, the NYPD said .
Britain's Balfour Declaration turns 100 this week, hailed by Israel for helping lead to its founding, but viewed by Palestinians as contributing to a catastrophe that stole their land. Balfour Centenary Declaration signatory and Labour MP Andy Slaughter said the government appeared to be contradicting itself on whether the centenary was a moment of celebration or not.
George Papadopolous, a foreign policy adviser to the Trump campaign, pled guilty after lying about his connections with Russian officials looking to set up a meeting with the then-candidate, according to documents unveiled Monday. The Washington Post reported the professor was "likely" Joseph Misfud, the director of the London Academy of Diplomacy at the University of Stirling, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation affidavit unsealed Monday stated Papadopoulos acknowledged the "professor ...
The report states Kaufman County Sheriff's deputies initially tried to pull over Freddie Gilbert, 33, after someone in a different auto reported he fired a gun toward the vehicle related to an apparent fit of road rage. Kaufman County Sheriff's investigators arrested a 33-year old man in the incident, WFAA reported . Details of the victim's identity and the circumstances of her death are still under investigation and have not been released.
At the time, the college said the three were on leave "pending the conclusions of ongoing investigations into allegations of serious misconduct". The New Hampshire attorney general's office said Tuesday it was carrying out a criminal investigation with local, county and state law enforcement agencies.
Responding to a question about efforts to remove statues and monuments to Robert E. Lee and George Washington, Kelly remarked: "I think we make a mistake, though, as a society and certainly as individuals when we take what is today accepted as right and wrong and go back 100, 200, 300 years or more and say what those, you know, what Christopher Columbus did was wrong, 500 years later.
Fox News host Sean Hannity . Clinton was attending an event in Chicago to promote her book What Happened , and when asked if she would be doing anything for Halloween , she remarked, "I'll maybe come as the president ", CBS News reported .