The disaster occurred in central Kenya, near a village called Solai. Officials said at least 42 people died in the following floods, 20 of them children.
The private dam broke its boundaries around 9pm. Wednesday night. In the following years, the houses were destroyed by the rushing floods and debris scattered throughout the area, so that at least 300 families remained homeless.
Search and rescue operations are still ongoing, in addition to cleanup.
The one-acre Dam is reportedly one of three owned by Mansukul Patel, a large irrigated farmer. A local governor said there was an investigation to see if Patel had a license to operate the dams. The other two are intact, but very full.
Brief Background : Earlier this week, Senator John McCain joined a number of senators who refused Gina Haspel's nomination to lead the CIA. The Republican Senator called her role in "monitoring the use of torture" worrying.
Here's what's new : Several authorities reported that a White House assistant refused McCain's position by mocking his brain tumor diagnosis. It does not matter, he dies anyway. «
Kelly Sadler, a replacement Trump counselor, spoke to about two dozen White House employees at a closed meeting. An official told CNN "the joke fell flat." Senator's wife, Cindy McCain, snapped Sadler back on Twitter: "May I remind you that my husband has a family."
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The comedy starring Andy Samberg ran for five seasons, centering on the 99th Brooklyn Police Station. It has never been a big odds hit, but it has given Samberg a Golden Globe, in addition to the last good thing on Earth.
There is already a big outcry in social media to renew the show. But I've already proven biased, so please, do not take it away – take it from the Pulitzer Prize winner of Hamilton Lin-Manuel Miranda:
The Date – June 12 – and the place was decided. It will be the first meeting between a US President and a North Korean ruler.
At the historic summit, the two countries will discuss North Korea's nuclear program. The country currently has an estimated supply of 20 to 100 nuclear weapons and is penalized by the US and internationally for nuclear and missile testing.
It takes about a month to reach the 2018 hurricane season and more than 20,000 households and businesses still have no power. Puerto Rico is not completely rested by the hurricanes Irma and Maria.
Officials on the island have announced contingency plans for the storm. They said they supplied four warehouses with food, water and essential supplies via Puerto Rico, looking for locations to add more. The Heads of Emergency Management Agencies across the island are also accredited for Emergency Emergency Training used by FEMA employees.
"Maria taught us a lot, we did not have stockpots before Maria, we just had FEMA supplies," said an ambulance.
I'm not going to pretend that I get the odd fascination for Elon Musk's eccentricity, but you know that made me smile.
Musk, the CEO of Tesla Who once shot a car into space because why not recently told CBS that he worked so hard on the Tesla Model 3 car that he was "in the Factory hall. "
A bunch of his fans would not like that, so they funded Musk a couch. The person who started the campaign told us, "Elon is not well known for taking care of himself … He needs the community to help him in some way."
There is no good place To illustrate this, I'll put it here: Musk has an estimated net worth of $ 20 billion.
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