Over half-a-dozen fire departments reportedly were not able to stop the fire from completely destroying the distribution facility, which was said to have entered service only recently and was equipped with the latest fire protection systems.
The death toll from the global coronavirus pandemic has reached 394,000; over 6.73 million cases of infection have been detected, and almost 2.74 million of those patients have recovered, according to Baltimore, Maryland's Johns Hopkins University, which tracks and compiles data from national and local authorities, the media and other sources.
Video footage emerged on Thursday showing police officers in the city of Buffalo pushing to the ground a 75-year-old unarmed man who subsequently hits his head and, remaining motionless, begins to bleed onto the concrete. City authorities responded to the incident condemning the officers' behavior.
The small single-engine plane with five family members aboard, including two siblings aged 4 and 6, was heading to Indiana, according to local media reports.
The same content was taken down on Thursday by Twitter, which argued that it disabled the four-minute video on its platform due to a complaint from the copyright owner.
UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - The United States has denied the request by the Russian Mission to the United Nations in March to return the diplomatic property in order to allow diplomats social distance during the novel coronavirus outbreak in New York, Russian Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN Gennady Kuzmin said in a statement on Friday.
An unidentified Sarasota, Florida, police officer has been placed on administrative leave and is at the center of an internal investigation after a video was posted on social media showing him placing his knee on a black man’s neck during a May 18 incident.
All Premier League games have been suspended since April amid the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, as social distancing guidelines are introduced in order to slow the spread of the deadly disease. Matches are planned to resume, however, as measures ease, but behind closed doors and without spectators.