The clashes in Portland have further inflamed the nation's political tensions and triggered a crisis over the limits of federal power as Trump moves to send USA officers to other Democratic-led cities to combat crime . Protesters projected lasers on the building and tried to take down a security fence. The flow of tear gas caused protesters to disperse at times, as others remained toward the front of the courthouse with leaf blowers directing the gas back to the building.
In addition to generating a unsafe storm surge, Hurricane Hanna could dump as much as 6 to 12 inches of rain - with isolated pockets of up to 18 inches - in southern Texas and in the Mexican states of Coahuila, Nuevo Leon and northern Tamaulipas through Sunday night, forecasters said .
Central Command confirmed late Thursday that an American military aircraft was involved. The Iranian plane, operated by Mahan Airlines, changed altitude and made a quick landing at the airport after US warplanes blocked its passage over Syrian airspace, to avoid collision with the USA aircraft, local media reported .
A 93-year-old former Nazi guard was found guilty on Thursday of 5,232 counts of accessory to murder at the Stutthof concentration camp . The number was based on the deaths that occurred at the camp when he was there between 1944-45. He came into prosecutors' sights after a landmark 2011 ruling against former Sobibor camp guard John Demjanjuk on the basis that he was part of the Nazi killing machine.
The GOP bill is also expected to include a new round of $1,200 payments to Americans, as well as $70 billion for elementary and secondary schools, and funds for coronavirus testing and tracing. McConnell said he will begin talking to Democrats as soon as next week on the bill. "We're still at 11% unemployment, about 17 million Americans out of work through no fault of their own".
Louis, Indianapolis, Minneapolis, Cleveland, Nashville, Pittsburgh, Columbus and Baltimore, so we're tracking this quite closely". The call was reportedly between Birx and hundreds of emergency managers, along with other state and local leaders, though a Cleveland spokeswoman told The Center for Public Integrity that the city did not participate in the call.