Christine Hallquist has moved one step closer to becoming the US' first transgender governor. In another ground-breaking political moment, Somali-American state legislator Ilhan Omar claimed victory in her primary in Minnesota, putting her on track to become one of the first female Muslim members of the US House of Representatives.
Specialist engineering website 'Ingegneri.info' published a piece on Tuesday highlighting how the Genoa's Morandi bridge had always presented 'structural doubts', calling it 'a tragedy waiting to happen'.
State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert behind-the-scenes discussions with Pyongyang have normalized in the wake of President Donald Trump's June summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and subsequent meetings between US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and other top Pyongyang officials.
A 160-foot high section of the motorway bridge, including a tower that anchored several stays, crashed down with as many as 35 vehicles driving on it in torrential rain. Huge slabs of reinforced concrete plunged onto two warehouses, train tracks and a riverbed.
Police are on high alert in the wake of an attack on JNU student leader Umar Khalid in the Lutyens' Delhi area yesterday and the incident in the UK, in which a car crashed into the security barriers outside the Parliament building today, a senior police officer said.
After Genoa bridge collapse, Italian government hints at ignoring EU budget constraints