The cause of the explosion is yet to be ascertained. An explosion rocked the nearby army headquarters and masked gunmen were seen attacking the entrance to the building. The attack remains unclaimed. Forces backed by the French military have failed to capture Dicko. But the terror threat in Burkina Faso is increasingly homegrown, experts say.
Along Boston's Long Wharf, near the Fanueil Hall tourist area, large piles of sandbags were in place around a subway station and a Marriott hotel, a spot that flooded with icy seawater during an early January storm. Spokesmen for Eversource and National Grid said their companies have geared up for the storm and have already contracted with extra personnel to fix wires - but just as heavy winds led to delays in restoring electricity after a major storm last November, furious gusts could keep ...
There is no longer a need for Hoosiers to run to the border to purchase alcohol on Sundays, Holcomb said. "Today's bill signing is a big win for all the Hoosiers who voiced their support to end the decades-old ban on carryout alcohol sales on Sunday", Bosma said.
The church leaders' closing of the Church of the Holy Sepulcher during Lent, close to Easter, the busiest time for pilgrims, drew worldwide attention and condemnation. There has also been a proposal in parliament that would allow the government to appropriate lands in Israel sold by churches to anonymous buyers since 2010.
Graham had a big impact on the nation's leaders and for decades advised USA presidents from Gen. Dwight Eisenhower to George W. Bush. Inside Billy Graham's re-located childhood home, mourners paused at the closed casket with hearts wide open.
They are also the first she's given since the New Yorker published an account of Playboy model Karen McDougal's alleged affair with her husband. As the First Lady concluded her speech she asked those present at the White House to join her and commit to promoting values such as encouragement, kindness, compassion and respect among children.