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The number of believed missing fell 283 late on Sunday, down from 1,276 people, the Butte County Sheriff's Office said in a statement, but gave no other details. The remains of 77 people have been recovered, officials said late on Sunday. The blaze ignited on Nov. 8 was 65 percent contained, up from 60 percent earlier in the day.
William McRaven, the retired Navy Seal who oversaw Osama bin Laden's killing and Saddam Hussein's capture, was derided by Prez Trump as a "Hillary Clinton fan" and an "Obama backer". McRaven responded that he did not back Hillary Clinton or anyone else and added, "I stand by my comment that the Prez's attack on the media is the greatest threat to our democracy in my lifetime."
US President Donald Trump, in a wide-ranging interview that aired on 'Fox News Sunday', praised chief of staff John Kelly's work ethic and much of what he brings to the position but added, "There are certain things I don’t like that he does. There are a couple of things where it’s just not his strength."
US President Donald Trump says he has been fully briefed on an audio recording of journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder but does not want to listen to it himself. "Because it's a suffering tape. It's a terrible tape. It was very violent, very vicious and terrible," he said in an interview with "Fox News Sunday."
Excerpt from Becoming, with permission from Penguin Random House: If I needed something at the store, I had to ask someone to get it for me. If I wanted to speak to Barack, I usually had to send a request through one of his young staffers. Events and activities I didn’t know about would sometimes show up on my calendar. But slowly, as a matter of survival, we were learning...
FB wants to patent a software that would analyse tags, captions on images posted to FB or Instagram to ascertain whether people live in the same home. A common IP address of two or more people could indicate that they live in the same house. FB insists it might not use the software but confessed this info will be shared with third parties hence raising fears for ethnic profiling.
Xi received applause on Saturday when he told the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Papua New Guinea that implementing tariffs and breaking up supply chains was “short-sighted” and “doomed to failure.” He called for a stronger World Trade Organization and defended the OBOR Initiative, saying it’s “not a trap as some people have labeled it.”
The Latest on the crash of a vintage World War II fighter plane in Texas. The director of a museum says that a vintage World War II fighter plane that crashed into the parking lot of an apartment complex in Fredericksburg, Texas, had performed during a flyover as part of a living history show for the museum.
H-4 visas are issued to the spouses of H-1B foreign workers. The H-1B visa is a non-immigrant visa through which many Indians workers are employed in US companies. It allows the US companies to employ foreign workers in speciality occupations that require theoretical or technical expertise. It is the most sought-after visa among Indian IT professionals.