The woman, who was not immediately identified, was pulled from the murky waters off of Riverside Park near the Boat Basin by the NYPD’s harbor unit around 4:30 p.m., according to a Fire Dept. spokesman.
“We plan to show America who these authors are, because discussion of health topics should be free of intimidation,” a spokesman for the Oz show said.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a ritual offering on Tuesday to a controversial Tokyo shrine for war dead, a senior spokesman said, a day before he hopes to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of a leaders' summit in Jakarta.
Dr. Mehmet Oz will question the credibility of critics who sought to have him removed from his position at Columbia in a segment on his show on Thursday, a spokesman for the show said.
The U.S. Navy has sent an aircraft carrier and a guided-missile cruiser into the waters near Yemen to conduct maritime security operations, a Pentagon spokesman said on Monday. The post U.S. Navy Sends More Warships to Yemen appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy has sent an aircraft carrier and a guided-missile cruiser into the waters near Yemen to conduct maritime security operations, a Pentagon spokesman said on Monday, but he denied the ships were on a mission to intercept Iranian arms shipments.
Kohl's spokesman Scott Walker is taking his dedication to the folksy, blue-collar-presidential-candidate trope extremely literally. In a speech in New Hampshire this weekend, Walker made overt references to his blue shirt, called voters "folks," and again addressed his love for the discount clothing retailer Kohl's, which he gave a $62.5... More »
Two stories at the beginning and end of Tehsin Nayani’s new book sum up his six years as official spokesman for Manchester United’s American owners, the Glazer family. The first narrates the events one of United’s most memorable recent nights in European football, the 4-0 thrashing of AC Milan at the [...]
A heavy overnight rainstorm left more than 1,600 homes and businesses in the District and a small section of Maryland without power Monday, said a Pepco spokesman.Bob Hainey, a spokesman for the agency, said crews were working to restore power for an estimated 1,630 customers.Read full article >>
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that Vladimir Putin's visit to Yerevan to commemorate the 100-year anniversary of Armenian genocide during the Ottoman Empire will not harm relations with Turkey.
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that Russia and Belarus share common feelings about the the Victory Day, despite the Belarusian leader's decision to skip the Victory Day parade in Moscow.
According to Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov, Russian President Vladimir Putin and French President Francois Hollande may discuss the delivery of the Mistral-class helicopter carriers in Yerevan.
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Police in the northeastern city of Barcelona have detained a youth suspected of having a killed a teacher and wounded several other people inside a school. A regional police spokesman said the minor was detained Monday. Show More Summary
RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has put security forces on alert for a possible militant attack on a shopping mall or energy installation, Interior Ministry spokesman Mansour Turki said on Monday.
The beginning of the 2016 campaign has thrust Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe back into a familiar role as a spokesman for Hillary Clinton, with one appearance Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press” and another scheduled this week in South Carolina.Read full article >>
The Saudi Arabia-led coalition has destroyed 80 percent of the Houthis' weapon storage facilities in Yemen, a spokesman for the military operation said Sunday.
ROME, April 19 (Reuters) - Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has asked fellow EU leaders to hold an emergency meeting on immigration this week following the latest migrant drownings, Renzi's spokesman said on Sunday. As many as 700...Show More Summary
"You see tar balls that are washing up. And what it points to is the fact that oil is still in the system and, just because we can't always see it everywhere we go, it's still out there." The post BP Spokesman: Tar Balls Left From Gulf Oil Spill Pose No Threat To Humans Or Animals appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Abadi's spokesman Rafid Jaboori has resigned over a video showing him singing praises of Saddam Hussein over 15 years ago.
Yemen’s government has rejected a four-point peace plan for the country that Iran submitted to the United Nations, a spokesman said on Saturday. Saudi Arabia and its Sunni Arab coalition partners have been bombing Iranian-allied Houthi rebels for three weeks in order to halt advances that could give the rebels full control of the country. […]