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Resident dies, six firefighters injured in Trump Tower fire

Resident dies, six firefighters injured in Trump Tower fire

And no, Donald Trump was nowhere in sight. He was initially listed in critical condition, but pronounced dead later in the evening, according to the NYPD . "People feel safer with sprinklers", Trump told The New York Times in 1999. Before news of the death, President Donald Trump congratulated firefighters and tweeted that the fire was out and "very confined" in the " well built building ".


Oklahoma Teachers Walkout Expected to Continue Next Week

Oklahoma Teachers Walkout Expected to Continue Next Week

Leaders of the state's largest teacher's union have said protests will continue unless lawmakers approve a repeal of a capital gains tax exemption and the governor vetoes a repeal of a proposed lodging tax. It's still not clear if the passage of those measures, or another to require certain online vendors to pay sales tax, will be enough to placate teachers and get them to return to the classroom.


Global stocks remain pressured by US-China trade spat

Global stocks remain pressured by US-China trade spat

This is in addition to the proposed 25 per cent import tariffs worth Dollars 50 billion on some 1,300 Chinese products being imported into the US. Global financial markets had fallen sharply as the world's two biggest economies squared off over Beijing's aggressive trade tactics.


Oklahoma quake felt in St. Joseph area

Oklahoma quake felt in St. Joseph area

The 3.2 magnitude quake occurred at 5:26 p.m. An emergency management official has not returned a phone call seeking comment, but geologists say damage is not likely in quakes below magnitude 4.0. Joseph and Mound City. The largest temblor was at 7:16 a.m. a few miles outside Covington, a town of about 500 people. A 6.3 magnitude quake struck the remote highlands of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, 7th of April around 5:48am UTC (1:48pm PNG local time).


First Alert 10-Day Forecast: Cool start to week before BIG warmup

First Alert 10-Day Forecast: Cool start to week before BIG warmup

High pressure will move in from our west tonight and build atop the region. Tomorrow: AM Showers (30%), Clearing Skies. Expect a high of 43 and a low around 32. However, higher elevated surfaces and sidewalks/grassy areas could see some light accumulations and slick spots. Even with all of the sunshine we had this Saturday , temperatures only made it into the upper 30s and low 40s.


'Hamilton' wins best musical at United Kingdom stage awards

'Hamilton' wins best musical at United Kingdom stage awards

The show's nominations include a nod for Giles Terera, who is up for best actor in a musical for his portrayal of Aaron Burr. Click through the gallery to see more of the most elegant looks from the 2018 Olivier awards . It's like nothing anyone has ever seen before. Jez Butterworth's Northern Ireland drama The Ferryman has eight nominations in non-musical categories.