A police Twitter account said that a man had been "neutralized" and that the situation was under control. Spokeswoman Esther Natus of the federal prosecutor's office, which handles terrorism investigations, said the man twice shouted "Allahu akbar", Arabic for "God is great", as he ran at the soldiers.
Authorities confirmed that the fired dishwasher killed the restaurant's executive chef, 37-year-old Anthony Shane Whiddon. He then directed customers to the back, where they filed out of the restaurant then gave police their accounts. "It is a disgruntled employee". They initially said they believed there were "a couple" or a "small number" of hostages. The church shooter, Dylann Roof , has already been sentenced to death in federal court for the massacre.
The White House confirmed Thursday night that Trump had seen the report that wants to "redraw the boundaries of a handful " of national monuments , but will not call for the elimination of any sites. "Secretary Zinke is proposing to dismantle a conservation legacy pioneered by Theodore Roosevelt that has permanently conserved some of our nation's most valuable public lands and waters", says Tawney in a statement.
At least two policemen were killed and eight wounded in the blast and ensuing fighting, the Afghan Ministry of Interior said. The Islamic State group's affiliate in Afghanistan has claimed responsibility for an attack that is underway on a Shiite mosque in Kabul .
Venezuela and PDVSA are under intense scrutiny from investors as US sanctions against key government officials and a power grab by President Nicolas Maduro threaten to disrupt financial flows. The official spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the measures in greater detail. The order also permits the Treasury Department to help finance humanitarian aid for Venezuela citizens.
Police responded Friday night to an area outside Buckingham Palace due to an alleged assault. While the police were trying to place him under arrest the man attacked the officers. The Metropolitan Police confirmed no other people were caught up or injured during the incident. The ambulance service was called and the officers were treated at the scene, but were not taken to hospital.