The mayor of San Juan , the capital and largest city, responded to a Trump cabinet official who said that the USA response to the devastation after Hurricane Maria has been a "good news story". The President is spending the weekend at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey. "The Mayor of San Juan , who was very complimentary only a few days ago, has now been told by the Democrats that you must be nasty to Trump ", the president tweeted.
Puerto Rico suffered a glancing blow from Hurricane Irma a week before Maria slammed into the U.S. commonwealth last Wednesday as a monstrous Category 4 storm that claimed at least 16 lives and knocked out power, water and communications. President Donald Trump cleared the way for more supplies to head to Puerto Rico by issuing a 10-day waiver of federal restrictions on foreign ships delivering cargo to the island.
She says all she did "was ask for help". Later on Saturday evening, Trump tweeted out a video featuring footage of United States troops assisting Puerto Ricans, overlaid with an audio clip of Rossello praising the Trump administration's response to the natural disaster.
He easily outstripped his three rivals: northern Ontario MP Charlie Angus , Manitoba MP Niki Ashton and Quebec MP Guy Caron. "Thank you, New Democrats". He now has the hard task of rebuilding the party that lost 59 seats in the 2015 election. He will replace charismatic Thomas Mulcair as the leader of the party.
While Tillerson affirmed that the US would not recognize North Korea as a nuclear power, he also said the Trump administration had no intention of trying to oust Kim. The measures were in accordance with United Nations sanctions that were approved earlier in September after North Korea detonated its sixth and most powerful nuclear bomb - a test that triggered an quake felt across the border in China.
The two were jointly charged with causing the death of Jong-nam, the exiled half-brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 on February 13 by smearing his face with VX, a chemical the United Nations describes as a weapon of mass destruction.
Mr Tillerson, while in China, said on Saturday the United States is maintaining direct channels of communications with North Korea and probing the North's willingness to talk. The State Department said North Korea had shown no interest in dialogue. President Donald Trump signaled Sunday that he does not believe that attempts at direct communications with North Korea are worth the effort despite escalating tensions between Washington and Pyongyang.
Airline chiefs are holding talks with the regulator - insisting its flights were still operating as normal. The consumer is only protected for holidays purchased on Sunday, at this time, the CAA said that they will update customers on a day by day basis.
The comments came after Tillerson told reporters in Beijing on Saturday that the USA has a direct line of communication open with Pyongyang over North Korea's nuclear tests . On Saturday in Beijing, Tillerson spoke of peaceful denuclearization of North Korea and offered assurances that the U.S.is not trying to topple Kim's regime .
While Tillerson affirmed that the USA would not recognize North Korea as a nuclear power, he also said the Trump administration had no intention of trying to oust Kim. "We do talk to them", he said, without elaborating. Kim responded by saying he would "tame the mentally deranged US dotard with fire". The US Secretary of State suggested the key to easing diplomatic tensions was putting an end to Mr Kim's missile tests.
NC Guard soldiers assigned to the 105th Engineer Battalion "Task Force Rhino", headquartered in Raeford, will have their advance team depart sometime this weekend with the remainder of the unit deploying next week. Friday before the National Association of Manufacturers. The Mississippi Army and Air National Guard will spend 32 days on St. Thomas and St. Croix.
Duke arrived in Puerto Rico on Friday for a previously scheduled trip, joining Governor Ricardo Rossello for an aerial tour of the island. His administration has tried in recent days to combat the perception that he failed to quickly grasp the magnitude of Maria's destruction and has given the USA commonwealth less attention than he'd bestowed on states hit by Harvey and Irma.
The move is expected to help the economy by increasing women's participation in the workplace. Early projections estimated the shale gas intake of the Waad Al Shamal mining complex and power plant being built for Saudi mining firm Ma'aden would be 200 million cubic feet per day by 2018.
Trump is set to visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday. "Such poor leadership ability by the Mayor of San Juan, and others in Puerto Rico, who are not able to get their workers to help." the president tweeted. "We have done a great job with the nearly impossible situation in Puerto Rico", he wrote . "I smiled. Really, I have no time for small politics or for comments that really don't add to the situation here", she said.
Mominul, who had only one wicket in his Test career before this game, claimed his second wicket of the match. Mominul did not ask for a review of the lbw but replays showed he should have went upstairs as the ball was missing leg stump. "We are not in the back foot yet", said Liton. Luckily we have got guys in the reserve tank, I will be bringing my bowling spikes tomorrow as well.
The director of the San Juan airport says now 21 emergency generators run skeleton services there. Relief efforts are under way, however the road to recovery will be long. "I wish we were in a better position, but we are limited by the gravity of the situation", Rosello said. "Our aviation, port, police and emergency management staff will bring a wealth of critical expertise in their fields to help their counterparts and residents in the Commonwealth as they recover from this tragic event".
Magic Johnson was sitting courtside waiving to fans and signing autographs - but not as many as LaVar Ball , who had a massive line of people wanting selfies with him. And Ball released not one, but two generations of his signature shoe. Walton's takeaway was that Ball needs to shoot more - take shots that are there, rather than pass up shots too often to look for teammates.
She tweeted: "The goal is one: saving lives ". "It's important to sound the alarm, to put the story out there, so that every time someone says, 'aid is getting through, ' we can show that it may be here, but it is not getting to the most vulnerable", she said .
Trump has vacillated between direct personal attacks on the North Korean leader and a willingness to negotiate. "We ask, 'Would you like to talk?' We have lines of communications to Pyongyang-we're not in a dark situation, a blackout", Tillerson told reporters during a trip to China .
He said the hurricane "totally destroyed" Puerto Rico and that "the military and first responders, despite no electric, roads, phones etc., have done an incredible job". "We've undertaken a massive federal mobilization to assist Puerto Rico ". "This is about lives being lost if things do not get done properly real quickly", she said.