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Carousel roof catches fire at amusement park; no injuries

Firefighters, in a bucket ladder, could be seen blasting water at the top of the smoking carousel. "People not in danger, because fire was in roof", said Westchester County Parks Department Deputy Commissioner Peter Tartaglia . "Our engineers will need to look at that building in order to determine when we can open that ride", he told the newspaper. The carousel at Playland was originally built in 1915 and has 66 horses, according to the park's Web site . Consulte Mais Informação

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80 demonstrators arrested at US Capitol

Police arrested dozens of protesters Monday amid ongoing demonstrations against the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017 , Senate Republicans' effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act , also known as Obamacare. "Those who refused to cease and desist were placed under arrest". Police said the arrested were charged with "Crowding, Obstructing, or Incommoding". Consulte Mais Informação

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Texts Become Evidence In Hearing On Penn State Pledge Death

Texts Become Evidence In Hearing On Penn State Pledge Death

The other 16 members are waiting to see if a judge will determine there is enough evidence for the case to go to trial. Centre County prosecutors say Piazza was directed to drink heavily before he fell several times. Attorneys for almost all of the former fraternity brothers of Piazza are expected to speak in court this week, while eight of the men face charges including involuntary manslaughter and aggravated assault. Consulte Mais Informação

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Roger Federer nos oitavos-de-final de Wimbledon

Roger Federer nos oitavos-de-final de Wimbledon

Federer, vencedor em Wimbledon por sete vezes (2003 a 2007, 2009 e 2012), superou o 30.º jogador da hierarquia em três 'sets', pelos parciais de 7-6 (7-3), 6-4 e 6-4, em uma hora e 51 minutos. Ela irá enfrentar a letã Jelena Ostapenko, que venceu a ucraniana Elina Svitolina por 2 sets a 0, parciais de 6-3 e 7-6 (8-6). Com a despedida precoce da alemã, o topo do ranking ficará com a romena Simona Halep (N.2), que segue viva na competição, ou com a tcheca Karolina Pliskova (N.3), eliminada na ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Disturbing details emerge in court about last moments of slain Boston doctors

Disturbing details emerge in court about last moments of slain Boston doctors

At around 3.50pm, he made his way inside the garage, then possibly took the stairs up to the 11th floor and hid in an unlocked utility room outside the couple's $1.9million penthouse. Teixeira, who had once worked at the condominium, was shot by police in the ensuing standoff. Authorities soon discovered someone, presumably him, had filled a black bag with Bolanos' jewelry and also located a set of keys to the condo outside on the floor. Consulte Mais Informação

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Back at Everton, energized Rooney eyes England return

We will all pull together and make sure we give everything to do it. "Hopefully my performances are good enough for Everton and he won't be able to ignore me if they are". "As an Everton fan I was at the final in 1995 and I know what it would bring for the city and the fans it would be a great feeling". The 31-year old was anything but first-choice under Jose Mourinho last season and so made the decision to go back to Goodison Park, the ground he lit up after bursting onto the scene ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Grenfell Tower Fire: 'Around 80 people' dead or missing say police

Grenfell Tower Fire: 'Around 80 people' dead or missing say police

Thirty two victims have been positively identified, with 55 post mortem examinations having taken place, Scotland Yard said yesterday. Police believe this means that around 80 are dead or missing. Pathologists continue to sieve through ash and debris to try and locate remains as the first " phase " of the work, which involves removing identifiable remains, comes to a close. Consulte Mais Informação

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Child dies in Dublin stabbing incident

Child dies in Dublin stabbing incident

An adult female in (early 40s) was also injured in the incident and has been taken to St James' Hospital where her condition is described as serious. Gardaí are said to be following several lines of inquiry. The scene is now preserved. Detectives from Crumlin garda station are investigating the incident and are appealing for anyone with information to contact them. Consulte Mais Informação

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Inmates burn Guyana prison, battle police

Inmates burn Guyana prison, battle police

One guard was killed and at least seven others were injured, Georgetown security officials said. Director or Prisons Gladwyn Samuels told reporters last night the fires were set as a distraction while the prison break took place. "We are in the process of providing the necessary things to make them comfortable and make arrangements for them to be placed in other prisons around Georgetown". Consulte Mais Informação

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Stocks Worth Chasing- Regions Financial Corp (NYSE:RF), ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP)

Lastly, Geode Capital Management upped its stake in Regions Financial Corporation by 8.0% in the Q1. GSA Capital Partners LLP purchased a new position in shares of State Bank Financial Corporation. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 9th were given a dividend of $0.07 per share. Boosts Stake in State Bank Financial Corporation. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, June 8 by Jefferies. Consulte Mais Informação

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NRA Breaks Its Silence on Philando Castile Shooting

NRA Breaks Its Silence on Philando Castile Shooting

Jeronimo Yanez , 29, was found not guilty of manslaughter last month for shooting the 32-year-old Castile during a traffic stop last year, after the driver informed the officer that he was carrying a gun for which he had a legal permit. Anthony officer. The verdict sparked widespread protests in Minnesota, one of various U.S. states where prosecutors have failed to secure convictions when police officers have fatally shot African Americans, even when there is video evidence of the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Number of Uninsured Americans Increases By Nearly 2 Million

Number of Uninsured Americans Increases By Nearly 2 Million

The black community now boasts a 13.3 uninsured rate, almost twice as high as the uninsured rate among whites. The report suggests that there may be factors in the Obamacare marketplace that are making the uninsured rate increase. Rising insurance premiums could be causing some Americans to forgo insurance, especially those who fail to qualify for federal subsidies. While the nation saw a notable drop in uninsured rates across the board post-Obamacare (forcing people to buy health ... Consulte Mais Informação

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South Korea President Wants to Talk With Kim Jong Un

South Korea President Wants to Talk With Kim Jong Un

But with Washington reluctant to be seen to be rewarding Pyongyang , whose leader Kim Jong-Un has been taunting the " American bastards ", can the two sides manage to sit down and thrash out their differences face to face? Similar misgivings plague China, the deus ex machina of USA strategy, such as it is, under President Trump - though this is hardly a new hope, since Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama, also wished for China to apply enough pressure on Pyongyang to get it to abandon nukes. Consulte Mais Informação

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