One person died in a massive Hard Rock Hotel construction site collapse, three people are missing and 18 have been hospitalized Saturday, WDSUreports.
"It was a deep rumbling sound", Matt Worges, who saw the collapse from a nearby building, told The Times-Picayune/The New Orleans Advocate. It showed what looked like a metal structure - part of the building or a piece of construction equipment - tumbling to the ground and people running from the scene as clouds of dust billowed up and around the streetcar, obscuring the view like a thick fog. He said the building was still unstable, but firefighters rescued several people from inside.
McConnell told reporters that it's still a very unsafe situation and another collapse is possible. A crane that was dislodged during the collapse is still in place but unsupported, according to officials.
"It's still a very risky situation", he said.
Point penalty causes Roger Federer to lose his cool
With Rafael Nadal absent from the tournament with a wrist injury, none of the vaunted "Big Three" will win the title on Sunday. Zverev will next meet Italy's 23-year-old Matteo Berrettini , who defeated China Open champion Dominic Thiem 7-6 (8) 6-4.
Video shows the moment that the top floors of the building - which has been under construction for the last several months - came crashing down onto Basin Street at around 9am. Hard Rock International had originally planned to open the 18-story hotel in the spring of 2019, but its opening was pushed back to the spring of 2020.
The new hotel is located on Canal Street, a major route through the centre of the city, and also a popular tourist destination. One former theater hadn't been touched since before Hurricane Katrina hit the city.
Gov. John Bel Edwards confirmed the fatality to reporters near the scene, saying there were several people unaccounted for. "And I think we should all be very thankful that pedestrians and motorists on the street were all able to get out safely".
"This is obviously a very, very serious collapse", the governor said.
Trois autres spectateurs, tous des hommes et âgés de 58, 31 et 21 ans, ont été pris en charge et restent en urgence relative. La FFSA présente ses plus sincères condoléances à la famille ainsi qu'aux proches de la victime .
Au sein du groupe E où elle est logée, la sélection camerounaise affrontera l'Espagne, l'Argentine et le Tardjikistan. Il rejoint ainsi ses coéquipiers pour les séances d'entrainements. "Je viens ici pour vous aider et être un plus ".
France's nominee for the next European Commission has been rejected by EU lawmakers assessing whether she was fit for the job. MEPs retaliated by vetoing Sylvie Goulard, the French president's pick to join the new European Union executive in Brussels .
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California's 2019 wildfire season has begun as high winds whip up fires across the northern part of the state. On the other hand, PG&E said it had restored power to 126,000 customers in Northern California by 6:00 a.m.
PM Modi plogging at beach in Mamallapuram
China has made considerable inroads in Nepal, which is traditionally under India's sphere of influence in the region. Gokhale said the new mechanism would also discuss the relaxation of visas for IT professionals.
Errol Spence Jr. seriously injured in Dallas vehicle crash
The world-class welterweight didn't break or fracture any bones but suffered facial lacerations, the company said in a statement. Spence recently defeated Porter to win the WBC and International Boxing Federation welterweight titles on September 28.
Charlie's Angels gets new trailer
Though subliminally, the music track kicks in, with a chorus that hums, 'Don't call me angel .' Which is a bit contradictory. Now, the smartest and bravest women around the world are joining forces to become teams of Angels guided by multiple Bosleys.
Red-hot Medvedev beats Tsitsipas to reach Shanghai final
Federer and Djokovic had been a combined 13-0 in Shanghai with a spot in the semifinals on the line, but both lost Friday. Zverev will next play Matteo Berrettini , an 11th-seeded Italian who defeated fourth-seeded Dominic Thiem 7-6 (8), 6-4.
First man to conduct spacewalk, Alexei Leonov, dies aged 85
The memorial service and the funeral are expected to take place on 15 October, at the Federal Military Memorial Cemetery. During the mission, his spacesuit filled with air to the point where he struggled to get back into the spacecraft .