The "mastermind" suspect was named as Victor Hugo Gomez, who police last week said was a convicted drug dealer who allegedly associated with a number of the individuals involved in the shooting while serving time in prison. Ortiz had to undergo two separate surgeries which ended up being a success. The 43-year-old was transported to Boston by air ambulance a day after the shooting and has been recovering at Mass.
Thursday's outcome was a victory for McConnell, who vowed that the GOP-held Senate would kill any "partisan" House changes that the Democratic-controlled House passed , and he appeared to hold a strong hand. Earlier Thursday, Pelosi proposed a series of tweaks to the Senate bill in order to win over progressive support, but it proved fruitless. The Senate rejected the House bill by 55-37.
Alek Sigley's family said they had not heard from the 29-year-old university student in Pyongyang, the North Korean capital, since Tuesday, a spokeswoman for the family said in an emailed statement . The punitive measure was named after Otto Warmbier, an American college student imprisoned in North Korea in 2016. He was returned to America in a coma and died soon after.
Advisers who are traveling with the president include Peter Navarro, who is seen as the most hardline trade negotiator in the White House. This underscores how hard it is for the Trump administration to contain companies like Huawei . On Thursday, China's central bank pledged to support a slowing economy as global risks rise, ahead of the release of data that is expected to show China's factory activity shrank for a second consecutive month in June.
The move meant to symbolize the city's mourning for Heather Heyer , killed while protesting a white nationalist rally earlier this month. The prosecution played videos that showed Fields stop his vehicle and reverse up a hill before commencing his deadly assault on counter-protesters who were singing and celebrating after city officials had ordered the far-right demonstrators to leave.
Rackete, the ship's captain, defied the Italian government after the European Court of Human Rights ruled that Rome had no obligation to allow migrants to disembark from the vessel, although it was obliged to offer assistance at sea. She said no decisions were made. "A rescue operation is not finished until every single person rescued has both feet on the ground", Sadik said. In a subsequent statement, he called the Sea Watch "an outlaw ship" and said Rome had asked the Dutch ...