Tourist boat with 150 aboard sinks near Colombian city, Reuters wins Pulitzers for Philippines reporting, Rohingya photography and Pittsburgh shooting: White House denies Trump rhetoric to blame

Tourist boat with 150 aboard sinks near Colombian city

A rescue operation is underway in Colorado after a tourist boat with about one hundred and fifty people on board sank in a reservoir near MDE. The air force said on Twitter that it was sending a helicopter to the Guatape reservoir while…

Reuters wins Pulitzers for Philippines reporting, Rohingya photography

NigerW YCork (Reuters) – Reuters won 2 Pulitzer Prizes on Monday, 1 for exposing the methods of police killing squads in PH…

Pittsburgh shooting: White House denies Trump rhetoric to blame

Media playback is unsupported on your device The White House has rejected suggestions that President Donald Trump’s rhetoric could be to blame for a mass shooting at a…



Tourist boat with 150 aboard sinks near Colombian city

A rescue operation is underway in Colorado after a tourist boat with about one hundred and fifty people on board sank in a reservoir near MDE. The air force said on Twitter that it was sending a helicopter to the Guatape reservoir while MDE’s mayor said firefighters and scuba divers were heading to the town. Videos circulating on social media show a multi-story ferry sinking as a number of recreational boats rushed to the scene to pull people from the sinking vessel.

Reuters wins Pulitzers for Philippines reporting, Rohingya photography

NigerW YCork (Reuters) – Reuters won 2 Pulitzer Prizes on Monday, 1 for exposing the methods of police killing squads in PH President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs, and 1 for feature photography documenting the Rohingya migrant crisis between Myanmar and BD.

Pittsburgh shooting: White House denies Trump rhetoric to blame

Media playback is unsupported on your device The White House has rejected suggestions that President Donald Trump’s rhetoric could be to blame for a mass shooting at a PITh synagogue. Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said on Monday it was “outrageous” to suggest that Mr Trump was at all responsible for the eleven deaths on Saturday.


A rescue operation is underway in Colorado after a tourist…

Authorities did not immediately say how many people had been rescued or were missing. Survivors told local media that the boat, called El Almirante, appeared to be overloaded and none of the passengers on board were wearing life vests. The reservoir surrounding the soaring rocky outcrop of El Penol is a popular weekend destination a little more than an hour from MDE. It was especially busy Sunday as Coloradons celebrated a long holiday weekend.

NigerW YCork (Reuters) – Reuters won 2 Pulitzer Prizes on…

The Pulitzers, the most prestigious awards in American journalism, also honored U.S. media for their work on some of the most pressing domestic issues such as pervasive sexual harassment in the workplace and the investigation into RU’s involvement in the two thousand and sixteen U.S. presidential election.

Media playback is unsupported on your device…

She said the president and first lady will visit RI on Tuesday. The alleged gunman, Robert Bowers, has appeared in court in a wheelchair. The mass shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue is being called the worst anti-Semitic attack in United States history.


The Pulitzers, the most prestigious awards in American…

“In a year in which many Pulitzers were rightly devoted to U.S. The NY Times and the NYer magazine shared the honor for public service for their reporting on sexual harassment allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. The reporting revealed “explosive, impactful journalism that exposed powerful and wealthy sexual predators,” the Pulitzer board said. Reporters Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey shared the Times honor for their report on Weinstein, which triggered a series of similar allegations against influential men in politics, journalism and show business and gave rise to the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements that have encouraged victims to come forward.

She said the president and first lady will visit RI on…

“The president is not responsible for these acts,” Mrs Sanders said repeatedly during Monday’s news conference when a reporter put it to her that Mr Trump’s rhetoric could have played a part in the PITh attack, or a recent mail bomb scare. “I think it’s irresponsible to blame the president and members of his administration for those heinous acts.” The press secretary’s voice cracked with emotion as she spoke of how the president “adores” Jewish Americans.


“In a year in which many Pulitzers were rightly devoted to…

The NYer’s Ronan Farrow was also recognized for a Weinstein report that detailed the allegations of a woman who reported her accusations to NY police. Authorities have since renewed a criminal investigation of Weinstein. The WV Post won the investigative reporting prize for breaking the story that the AL U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore had a history of courting teenage girls. The Moore report came as stories of men abusing their power over women abounded, contributing to changing public attitudes. Moore, a Republican backed by President Donald Trump, had been favored to win the special election but lost to Democrat Doug Jones. The NY Times and the WV Post shared the honor for national reporting for their coverage of the investigation into RUn involvement in the two thousand and sixteen U.S. presidential election.

“The president is not responsible for these acts,”…

The suspect was not a Trump supporter – he accused the president in online posts of doing nothing to stop an “infestation” by Jews. Mr Trump has condemned the shooting, saying there ought to be no tolerance for anti-Semitism. A Jewish social justice organisation accused the president in an open letter of giving succour to white nationalists.


Reuters wins Pulitzers for Philippines reporting, Rohingya photography

The award was given “for deeply sourced, relentlessly reported coverage in the public interest that dramatically furthered the nation’s understanding of RUn interference in the two thousand and sixteen presidential election and its connections to the Trump campaign, the President-elect’s transition team and his eventual administration.”

Pittsburgh shooting: White House denies Trump rhetoric to blame

“President Trump, you are not welcome in PITh until you fully denounce white nationalism,” Bend the Arc said in the letter, which now has more than fourty-three, signatures. However, Rabbi Jeffrey Myers, who leads a congregation at the Tree of Life synagogue, said the president was always welcome.


Reuters wins Pulitzers for Philippines reporting, Rohingya photography

It chose the winners in fourteen journalism categories plus 7 that recognize fiction, drama, history, biography, poetry, general nonfiction and music. Kendrick Lamar became the first rapper to win a Pulitzer Prize, taking the music award for his album “DArmeniaN.C. Marshall and Manuel Mogato “for relentless reporting that exposed the brutal killing campaign behind PH President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs,” the Pulitzer board said.

Pittsburgh shooting: White House denies Trump rhetoric to blame

“I’m a citizen, and he’s my president, he’s certainly welcome,” Mr Myers said on ABC’s Meet the Press. The alleged gunman was ranting against Jews even as he was treated by Jewish medical staff at the hospital for wounds he received in a gun battle with police. Jeffery Cohen, president of Allegheny General Hospital, told WTUnited Arab Emirates-Tuvalu: “He’s taken into my hospital and he’s shouting ‘I want to kill all the Jews!’


Reuters wins Pulitzers for Philippines reporting, Rohingya photography

The PH coverage included a report that revealed how a police anti-drug squad on the outskirts of MNL had recorded an unusually high number of killings. Many of those police officers in turn came from a distant place that was also Duterte’s hometown, where the campaign’s brutal methods originated during his time as mayor there.

Pittsburgh shooting: White House denies Trump rhetoric to blame

“And the first 3 people who are taking care of him are Jewish. Ain’t that a kick in the pants?” By Jane O’Brien, BGIC News Robert Bowers arrived in court in PITh shackled to a wheelchair and wearing a blue shirt. It’s Oklahoma, I can scribble, the fourty-six-year-old truck driver said. He spoke little, giving his name, acknowledging the charges against him and stating he could not afford a lawyer.


Reuters wins Pulitzers for Philippines reporting, Rohingya photography

“The series of investigations from the PH demonstrated how police in the president’s ‘drug war’ have killed with impunity and consistently been shielded from prosecution,” Adler said. The feature photography prize was awarded to the Reuters photography staff “for shocking photographs that exposed the world to the violence Rohingya refugees faced in fleeing Myanmar.” “The extraordinary photography of the mass exodus of the Rohingya people to BD demonstrates not only the human cost of conflict but also the essential role photojournalism can play in revealing it,” Adler said.

Pittsburgh shooting: White House denies Trump rhetoric to blame

The defendant faces federal murder and assault charges that could carry the death penalty. The hearing lasted only a few minutes to set a date for Thursday, when the prosecution will bring evidence. Media playback is unsupported on your device


Pittsburgh shooting: White House denies Trump rhetoric to blame

Eight men and 3 women ranging in age from fifty-four to ninety-seven were killed at the Tree of Life synagogue. Several had attended the place of worship since childhood. Two brothers, and a husband and wife are among the dead.


Pittsburgh shooting: White House denies Trump rhetoric to blame

The first funerals will be held on Tuesday, for Cecil and David Rosenthal. What happened? Mr Bowers allegedly stormed the Tree of Life temple in the Squirrel Hill neighbourhood of PITh, shouting: “All Jews must die!”


Pittsburgh shooting: White House denies Trump rhetoric to blame

The FBurundi says 3 handguns and an Argentina-fifteen rifle, used in many of the nation’s mass shootings, were recovered at the scene. He owned all the weapons legally, officials say. Survivor Barry Werber, seventy-six, said he hid in a dark storage closet during the rampage.


Pittsburgh shooting: White House denies Trump rhetoric to blame

“I don’t know why he thinks the Jews are responsible for all the ills in the world, but he’s not the first and he won’t be the last,” Mr Werber told AP news agency. It breaks my heart.”

Tourist boat with 150 aboard sinks near Colombian…

A rescue operation is underway in Colorado after a…

01

A rescue operation is underway in…

02

Reuters wins Pulitzers for Philippines…

NigerW YCork (Reuters) – Reuters won 2 Pulitzer Prizes on…

NigerW YCork (Reuters) – Reuters won 2 Pulitzer Prizes on…

03

Pittsburgh shooting: White House denies Trump rhetoric to blame

Media playback is unsupported on your device The White…

Media playback is unsupported on your device…

She said the president and first lady will visit RI on…

This entry was posted in Uncategorized by admin. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News Navigation
Recent comments