Emergency declared after tunnel collapse at Washington nuclear site

The site stopped producing plutonium in the late 1980s, and soon after, the U.S. Department of Energy , Environmental Protection Agency, and Washington state reached a landmark agreement to clean up the site. She said fewer than a dozen employees were in close vicinity of the tunnel and were also ordered to take cover . During a confirmation hearing in January, the former Texas governor and Dancing with the Stars contestant told the U.S.

Terror attack at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester: What we know

Twitter and Facebook were filled with appeals for the missing. Using the hashtag #RoomForManchester, residents opened their homes to people who couldn't get home and offered rides to get them home safely. No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security said it was monitoring the situation in Manchester , and that it did not have any information showing a "specific credible threat" to music venues in the U.S.

Manchester attack: First victim named as Georgina Callander

Witnesses reported hearing a huge bang at a music venue in northern England where USA pop star Ariana Grande was giving a concert. Emergency vehicles were helping the injured and bomb disposal units were later seen outside the venue. "This was among the worst terrorist incidents we have ever experienced in the United Kingdom, and, although it was not the first time Manchester has suffered in this way, it is the worst attack the city has experienced and the worst ever to hit the North of ...

Trump urges Mideast nations to drive out 'Islamic extremism'

President Donald Trump has declared in the past that finding a solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is "maybe not as hard as people have thought". "Terrorism is sponsored through groups like Hizbollah, by Iran, but there are also Sunni Islamic terrorist groups that the Iranians are fighting, not least Islamic State in Syria".

19 dead after explosion at Ariana Grande concert in UK

Greater Manchester Police say they are working with national police and intelligence agencies in what is being treated as a terrorist incident . "We struggle to comprehend the warped and twisted mind that sees a room packed with young children not as a scene to cherish but as an opportunity for carnage", she said.

South Korea fires warning shots after North Korea launches unidentified projectile

South Korea fires warning shots after North Korea launches unidentified projectile

South Korea, which called the launch "reckless and irresponsible", said the missile flew about 500 kilometers (300 miles) from an area near Pukchang, in western North Korea . North Korea fired a. KCNA said last week's missile test put Hawaii and Alaska within range. The government of North Korea should demonstrate willingness to embark on the path of denuclearization through concrete steps and right away, the UN Security Council said in a statement.