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Mandatory evacuations ordered as strong storm threatens Thomas Fire burn areas

Mandatory evacuations ordered as strong storm threatens Thomas Fire burn areas

Officials are especially fearful that the strong winter storm could lead to flash flooding and mudslides in areas that have already been compromised by wildfire. "Everything is soaking into the ground at this time , but if it gets very heavy, it could trigger a flash flood warning", he added. The wet and windy system moving ashore could soak much of the state and drop several inches in parts of Santa Barbara and Ventura counties, where the Thomas fire has burned for more than a month and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Woman dies after being hit by train at Slough station

Woman dies after being hit by train at Slough station

The death at 7.14am, which sparked travel chaos, is not being treated as suspicious by British Transport Police (BTP). "Specialist officers are supporting her family at this hard time". The line between Slough and Windsor is also affected. Some services were delayed by up to 90 minutes and trains were cancelled, with passengers urged to use Chiltern Railways or CrossCountry's services as an alternative. Consulte Mais Informação

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Couple intent on Jihad in United Kingdom convicted of terror plot

Couple intent on Jihad in United Kingdom convicted of terror plot

The 36-year-old, who had spent time living in Sudan before coming to the United Kingdom, contacted pharmacist Rowaida El-Hassan, who advised Mohammed using her knowledge of chemicals. Just before his arrest, he was seen on CCTV buying "acetone free" nail polish in Asda, wrongly thinking it was used to make TATP. Hydrogen peroxide found in the home of would-be bomber Munir Mohammed. Consulte Mais Informação

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Donald Trump Doesn't Know What Consensual Means in Embarrassing Twitter Typo

In the opinion piece published Saturday (6 January), author Michael Goodwin admitted that Trump has had "missteps" since taking office in January. So much so that.there has never been a day that I wished Hillary Clinton were President. This was truly a change election - and the changes Trump is bringing are far-reaching & necessary". The president has been busy defending himself in the wake of Michael Wolff's book, Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House . Consulte Mais Informação

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Goa beef traders to continue indefinite strike

Goa beef traders to continue indefinite strike

And majority of the beef is imported from Karnataka by the meat traders in Goa to meet the demand for the red meat. "We are exhausted of these raids", said Qureshi Meat Traders Association of Goa President Manna Bepari. On Saturday, butcher and meat shops across the state did not sell beef, even as prices of mutton, which is sold at Rs 500 per kg, surged by Rs 30. "Due to this we have undertaken stringent checks (on the Goa-Karnataka border) along with police", he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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James Damore sues Google for allegedly discriminating against conservative white men

James Damore sues Google for allegedly discriminating against conservative white men

James Damore, the Google engineer fired after an August memo suggesting women were less biologically capable of software engineering, has filed a lawsuit charging the company discriminates against white, conservative men. Damore's lawsuit is the latest legal challenge for Google, which also faces a suit for unequal pay . They hope to create a class action suit against the company. Consulte Mais Informação

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Oprah Winfrey a caminho da Casa Branca? A imprensa diz que sim

Oprah Winfrey a caminho da Casa Branca? A imprensa diz que sim

Oprah, que assim como a maior parte das convidadas do evento usou um vestido preto para mostrar apoio às vítimas de crimes sexuais, foi a primeira mulher negra a receber o prêmio anual Cecil B. O tempo deles acabou! Apenas espero que Recy Taylor tenha morrido sabendo que a sua verdade, como a verdade de tantas outras mulheres que foram atormentadas naqueles anos, e mesmo agora ainda são, segue marchando em frente. Consulte Mais Informação

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British Frigate to Escort Russian Warships Through English Channel

British Frigate to Escort Russian Warships Through English Channel

Over Christmas, a British ship escorted new Russian warship Admiral Gorshkov as it passed near United Kingdom territorial waters, which Britain said was one of a four of vessels monitored during that period. Russian vessels regularly sail through the English Channel as they head to and from the base of Putin's northern fleet at Severomorsk. The passing was part of an "upsurge" in Russian units sailing close to United Kingdom territorial waters during the festive period. Consulte Mais Informação

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Incêndio na Trump Tower deixa dois feridos em Nova York

Incêndio na Trump Tower deixa dois feridos em Nova York

O fogo já foi apagado, informou o Departamento de Bombeiros da cidade de Nova York . O incêndio terá tido origem no sistema de ventilação da torre, junto ao telhado do edifício. A Trump Tower , com sua fachada de vidro, apartamentos de luxo e salas comerciais, tornou-se um ícone de Nova York desde sua abertura, em 1983. A Trump Tower fica localizada na Quinta Avenida, uma das vias mais movimentadas de Nova York , que foi fechada pelos serviços de emergência. Consulte Mais Informação

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