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State Police: Traffic deaths up in Virginia

Holcomb. Over the 2015 Labor Day holiday period, one third (33%) of all USA traffic fatalities involved drivers who were impaired (.08+ blood alcohol concentration), according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Operation CARE is a nationwide, state-sponsored traffic safety program that aims to reduce traffic crashes, fatalities and injuries caused by impaired driving, speeding and failing to use occupant restraints.

Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor dies at age of 85

In his final message, Murphy-O'Connor expressed gratitude for the "many blessings" of his life. He began training for the priesthood in 1950 at the Venerable English College in Rome. LONDON (AP) - Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor, the former Roman Catholic archbishop of Westminster in England, died Friday after a battle with cancer.

Gun pulled out during fight over last notebook at Michigan Walmart

Things took a turn when two of the women reached for the shelf's lone notebook at the same time. "They began to argue who was the rightful purchaser of that notebook". Customers and staff scattered after the gun was brandished, as can be seen in video capturing the chaotic scene shared by a bystander. The seriousness of the charges may range considerably.

Female Deputy District Attorney Badly Beaten, Bloodied in Gang Attack

Manzella said the woman was taken to Orange County Global Medical Center in Santa Ana. Manzella said the victim "was visibly injured and had a laceration on her head and perhaps other injuries". "Still a little scatterbrained", said Cary. "She was in shock, she was frantic, she all over the place rambling". Are they on their way, are they on their way? A trainer at Newport Workout told KCBS Thursday that the woman is a deputy district attorney involved in a murder trial in the Inland ...

Brazilian consumers drive stronger-than-expected quarterly growth

Prior to the growth in the first quarter of 2017, GDP contracted in the previous eight quarters in one of the most severe recessions the largest South American economy witnessed. Investors see Temer's austerity drive as critical to closing a record fiscal deficit and boosting economic activity in the long run, but it has been a tough sell amid record-high unemployment.

Brazil vs. Ecuador live stream, TV channel, time

The game will kick-off at 8:45 p.m. ET /6:15 AM IST on Thursday, August 31, 2017. Brazil has already secured its qualification for the 2018 FIFA World Cup but Ecuador is still in a contested duel with seven other nations for three direct spots in the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

'He raped my daughter': Fla. mom murders teen in suspected revenge killing

On Friday, the Naples Police Department announced that the sister of one of the men faces a second-degree murder charge in one of the killings. Joined by her 29-year-old brother John Vargas - who was intellectually disabled - Serbu left to pick up Sierra, bringing a pair of guns, two stun guns, a potato to use as a silencer, an ice pick, plastic gloves and paper towels with her.

Trump pledges his own money for Harvey relief

She added that the President wanted the White House reporters' input on how best to donate the funds. Vice President, Mike Pence toured Rockport, Texas on Thursday where he met with officials to discuss the major damages in the area. Bossert was not ready to offer up a number on how much federal aid would be requested by the White House, only saying that a request for an initial infusion of resources would go to Capitol Hill "shortly".

Zimbabwean vice president refutes eating "poisoned" ice cream

Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa got seriously ill at a similar rally in southern Gwanda district last month. There was no mention of the embarrassing saga in South Africa, where she almost faced arrest. "The insinuation that I partook of an ice cream from the said dairy is false and mischievous , and being peddled by unscrupulous elements with the sinister agenda of creating a rift between me and the first family", Mnangagwa said in a statement.

Raqqa Old City taken from ISIS, media reports

The Syrian Democratic Forces, a Kurd-led alliance supported by the USA, have "liberated" the Old City and the neighbourhood of al-Dir'iya in al-Raqqa, the bloc's spokesman Mustapha Bali told dpa by phone. SDF forces said that 65% of al-Raqqa city is now under their control. Along with the Old City, the SDF also captured the neighbourhood of al-Dir'iya, according to Mustapha Bali, another spokesman for the alliance.

McCain rips 'poorly informed' Trump in blistering op-ed

McCain, a frequent critic of Trump , said bipartisanship in Congress is particularly important because Trump is president. McCain also touched on the racist violence in Charlottesville, Virginia last month, where the president's handling of the situation was widely criticized by Republicans and Democrats alike.

Korea threatens S. Korean reporters over book review

The journalists were reviewing a new Korean edition of North Korea Confidential, which was written by two British journalists based in Seoul. "North Korea Confidential", a book authored by Reuters correspondent James Pearson and Economist writer Daniel Tudor, is based on interviews with defectors, diplomats, and merchants and describes a society with an evolving capitalist system where money can buy power and influence.

Triceratops found in Thornton to go on display at museum this weekend

A 40-pound rib bone found at the site will make its way to the Denver Museum of Nature and Science Friday in a white plastic jacket. Denver Museum of Nature and Science curator of dinosaurs Joe Sertich says the find is one of three triceratops skulls found along the Colorado Front Range and has likely been laying there for at least 66 million years.

Hurricane Harvey: Monster truck fleet helps rescue Houston flooding victims

Houston resident Josh James took the video and explained to ABC News that he had called up his friends at the dirt racetrack Rednecks with Paychecks in Dallas to enlist the aid of five monster trucks in helping out with the rescue efforts.

Possible shooting in Langley

Craig Van Herk said, adding "IHIT is going to be assuming conduct of the investigation". There are reports of this being a double homicide, but the Mounties have not yet confirmed any details to NEWS 1130. The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) has been called to the scene and the public is asked to avoid the area. Police are investigating this Jeep on 232nd Street just north of 64th Avenue.

Mueller has draft of Comey's firing letter from Trump, report says

The letter is different than the one written by Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, the report says. Donald Trump's lawyers have submitted multiple memos to special counsel Robert Mueller suggesting that the president should not be the focus of the wide-ranging investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

Gary Cohn: 'I Have a Great Relationship With the President'

The President has also found himself increasingly at odds with Cohn over their views on trade, deriding Cohn as a "globalist" in meetings with others and in Cohn's presence, a source close to the White House said . "They're both working hard and extremely committed to providing tax relief for middle-class America", she said. Now, Bannon's exit from the White House has left fewer influential voices at the President's side pushing for tough trade action, leaving Trump increasingly isolated on ...

Gasoline prices expected to continue to rise over Labour Day long weekend

The metropolis, however, is not only to make the expense of this situation. "It's likely we will see another 14-cent increase between now and next Thursday", McTeague said Friday morning. "I think about three weeks is a good estimate, until then I don't see the prices dropping", he said. However, most of the change is being driven by pessimistic speculation on the part of oil traders in the Northeast, he said, adding that it's too early to say whether there will actually be a shortage in ...

Spain expels North Korean diplomat over missile tests

Spain had condemned Pyongyang's launching of the ICBM that flew over the Japanese island of Hokkaido on Monday and asked the North Korean regime to renounce "its challenge to the worldwide community" and declare a moratorium on its nuclear and ballistic testing.

Launch of ISRO's new navigation satellite failed due to technical glitch

PSLV-C39, which lifted off from Sriharikota could not deliver the IRNSS-H1satellite into orbit as the heat shield - the tip of the rocket where the satellite was housed - failed to open. Without the clocks in operation the satellite can not produce a sufficiently accurate signal to be used for precise navigation, although it is continuing to broadcast system messages.

Obama Will Be Most Costly Former President

The allowances for an office and expenses - and pension for Obama - originated from a 1958 law, the Former Presidents Act , which provides for presidents when they leave office. The younger Mr. Bush's office in Dallas is $497,000, while his father's space in Houston is $286,000. Carter's Atlanta office costs just $115,000. His pension payment is also the highest at $236,000.

MR. ROBOT's Latest Season 3 Trailer is a Nightmarescape of Madness

How can Elliot stop himself if the darker side of his persona is prepared to die for the cause? We last saw Elliot shot at the end of season 2 by his former E-Corp tech nemesis-turned-partner-in-cyber crime Tyrell Wellick ( Martin Wallstrom ).

Pippa Middleton plans family with husband James Matthews

After celebrating their wedding at their Bucklebury property, Pippa Middleton and her husband James live the flawless love and succumbed to the charms of French Polynesia for their honeymoon. Duchess Kate is also reportedly stepping up and taking more of a substantial role in revolutionizing how things are done at the palace. "These are only the first days of pregnancy and they decided not to know in advance the sex of the child".

Tom Watson: UK could stay in single market and customs union 'permanently'

The Labour deputy leader admitted his party was advocating a soft Brexit. A Welsh Member of Parliament who quit Labour's shadow cabinet rather than back the bill to trigger Brexit has welcomed the party's call to stay in the single market temporarily.

Giorgio Chiellini Out Of Spain, Israel Clashes

Chiellini will also skip Tuesday's game against Israel. Italy are joint top of European qualifying Group G with Spain with 16 points from six games , although the Spaniards have a better goal difference. Italy travel to Spain this Friday before Saturday's crunch match for qualification for Russian Federation 2018. "Tomorrow so much is at stake, we're playing for the right to be at the World Cup, but we're at home, at the Bernabeu, which is an imposing stadium and I'm sure we'll have a lot ...

Merkel says 'can't stay silent' on rule of law in Poland

The chancellor has repeatedly said that another emergency situation shouldn't be allowed to happen again, but if it did, she wouldn't change any of the major decisions she made in 2015. In Paris, meanwhile, French President Emmanuel Macron prepared to host a summit of Europe's "big four" continental powers including Germany , as well as three African nations to tackle Europe's migrant crisis.

Tory MPs sceptical about PM's election ambitions

Meanwhile, Grant Shapps, the former Tory party chairman, said Mrs May could not "jump straight" from throwing away the Tories' majority to announcing an intention to remain as leader well into the next decade as he signalled she would have to prove herself.

Trump Promises $1 Million Of Personal Funds To Aid Harvey Victims

The storm is now threatening the region near the Texas-Louisiana state line. President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump are now on their way to Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey , as Trump helpfully tweeted to remind everyone on Tuesday morning - although neither will visit the flood-ravaged Houston as to not disturb the ongoing emergency response .

How to file a claim with the National Flood Insurance Program

There is also the potential for the private insurance and reinsurance industry to take a relatively significant flood related loss, despite the existence of the NFIP, as commercial flood policies in cities like Houston could payout, with commercial flood risks often backed by strong reinsurance arrangements.

United Nations extends Lebanon peacekeeping; US, Israel spur some change

Bassil highlighted how 1701 and the UNIFIL deployment had, with the help of the Lebanese Army, established stability in southern Lebanon. Israel welcomed the mandate renewal, with Ambassador Danny Danon saying in a statement that "the resolution requires UNIFIL to open its eyes, and forces it to act against Hezbollah's terror buildup in the area".

US Activates Emergency Response Program to Texas, Louisiana Flooding

More states and cities in the United States (U.S.) are ready for the worse as rescue crews raced to rush people and families to safety Monday night in the Houston area as Louisiana braced for flooding of its own from the mega storm, Harvey.

38 from Great Lakes Coast Guard bring airboats, rescue helicopters to Houston

Four children and two great-grandparents are believed to have perished. According to Jud Murdock, Houston director of field operations for CBP, the agency has six helicopters and two fixed-wing aircraft assisting with the response to Harvey, transporting blood and other needed supplies in addition to conducting rescues.

Encounter Between Security Forces and Terrorists Underway in Srinagar; 1 Cop Killed

On August 15, a police bunker at Tengpora bypass in Srinagar , Jammu and Kashmir, was sacked upon by the terrorists. Security forces immediately cordoned off the area and launched an operation to trace the militants. J&K's Pantha Chowk terrorist attack: One policeman succumbs to his injuries in hospital. The terror strike took place at the crack of dawn on August 26 when the militants, believed to be foreign mercenaries, entered the police complex in the worst-hit Pulwama district.

Man Dies After Being Hit by Karnataka BJP Chief Yeddyurappa's Son's auto

The boy was a resident of the Madapura village in the district. An eyewitness claims that locals began to gather at the spot as soon as they got to know that Yeddyurappa's son was in the SUV. According to eye-witnesses, the deceased jumped off an auto and fell in front of the speeding vehicle of Raghavendra. "It appears that the victim was crossing the road, and the MLA's driver could not spot him in the darkness", Gangal said.

Vettel deal makes my decision a lot easier

Let's see". On first indications, Hamilton and Bottas appeared to be a few tenths of a second quicker than Vettel on both the soft and super-soft tyres when they ran with race fuel loads later in the session. "I think we learned as a team, but I learned as a driver , things that maybe I would do a bit different". "For sure, Seb is happy with his teammate".

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