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Polk inmates save correctional officer who passed out during work detail

Polk inmates save correctional officer who passed out during work detail

The officer had apparently collapsed due to the humidity and a medical condition. Six of the inmates he was guarding are now being hailed as "heroes" by the Sherrif's Office for immediately jumping into action to get the officer help. Given that the inmates chose to stay and help, Moats noted that it also speaks volumes about the officers and how they treat inmates, "They treat them like people". Consulte Mais Informação

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Senate intel panel to steer clear of Trump obstruction question

Senate intel panel to steer clear of Trump obstruction question

Moreover, the Senate intelligence committee has already grilled several high-ranking officials - including Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats , National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers and Attorney General Jeff Sessions - about whether Trump sought to interfere with the Russian Federation investigation and the criminal probe into his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump tweets endorsement for GOP candidate in Georgia special election

Trump tweets endorsement for GOP candidate in Georgia special election

Supporters of the candidates Jon Ossoff and Karen Handel voted ahead of last Friday's deadline. Handel, a republican, is a 55 year old former Georgia Secretary of State. That hasn't stopped Trump from weighing in on the race. And if she can't win a district like this, what Republican can? "She said she feels positive about her chances against Ossoff, and said Republicans are motivated" as "they do not want someone who lives outside of the district coming in and representing them, and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Rosenstein may need to recuse himself from Russian Federation probe

As special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian officials during the election intensifies, key players in the Trump administration are taking action. Cullen, who supported Trump's rival Jeb Bush during the race for the Republican presidential nomination, also represented Tom DeLay, a Texas Republican and former majority leader of the US House of Representatives, during the investigation into corrupt Washington lobbyist ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Water-dropping plane crash reported in Portugal

Analysts believe the fire was triggered when a bolt of lightning struck a tree. The week's highest temperatures of around 38C are expected today - and together with windy conditions could reignite fires already quelled. With reports and witnesses' accounts speaking of a slow response by the emergency services to the fire, which struck rapidly on Saturday, Costa asked authorities for a report on what went wrong. Consulte Mais Informação

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US military shoots down Iranian-made drone in southern Syria

US military shoots down Iranian-made drone in southern Syria

In Tuesday's incident, the US -led coalition said an F-15E Strike Eagle jet destroyed an armed Shahed-129 drone in the early hours of the morning as it neared the Al-Tanaf base along Syria's eastern border. The U.S. has sought to block this advance by unilaterally declaring a "de-confliction line" restricted to forces fighting on behalf of the Syrian government and its allies, which include Iran. Consulte Mais Informação

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Dianne Feinstein 'Increasingly Concerned' Donald Trump Will Try to Fire Investigators

Some of his ire is aimed at Rosenstein and investigative special counsel Robert Mueller , both of whom the president believes are biased against him, associates say. The memo sent on Thursday asks for records related to foreign travel, contacts with Russian "officials, agents or nationals" and background investigations into the top Trump associates now targeted by Mueller's probe. Consulte Mais Informação

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New $40K reward offered in missing Chinese scholar case

New $40K reward offered in missing Chinese scholar case

The reward was made at the request of Zhang's family, who recently arrived on campus , and is funded through community donations, wrote Robin Kaler, associated chancelor for public affairs. A University of IL student was seemingly kidnapped earlier this month, and now the Federal Bureau of Investigation is getting involved. He says they are hoping for information including the identity of the Astra driver. Consulte Mais Informação

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Queen's birthday message reflects 'sombre national mood'

Queen's birthday message reflects 'sombre national mood'

A solemn Queen Elizabeth II marked a minute of silence on Saturday for victims of the London highrise inferno that killed at least 30 people as exhausted firefighters continued their grim search for more bodies. "During recent visits in Manchester and London , I have been profoundly struck by the immediate inclination of people throughout the country to offer comfort and support to those in desperate need. Consulte Mais Informação

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National Weather Service confirms tornado touched down in Berks County

National Weather Service confirms tornado touched down in Berks County

There were no reports of injuries. A storage building at the Delaware Electric Cooperative site on Route 13 in Greenwood sustained some damage and another four structures on the northwest side of the intersection of Sugar Hill and St. The National Weather Service will issue more specifics related to the storm at a later time. Officials will be on scene today to determine if the damage was caused by what they're calling a "probable tornado". Consulte Mais Informação

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