The militants tried to ram the checkpoint with a rubbish lorry filled with explosives, but security forces killed the driver and safely detonated the lorry bomb.
Security and medical officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to brief reporters, said the truck bomb destroyed a nearby police building.
According to local media reports, three floors of the police building in El Arish city were blown up in the attack.
Eight policemen, one citizen and five armed persons were killed in two separate attacks against security checkpoints in northern Sinai, the Ministry of the Interior said. Police found the body of one of the attackers behind the wheel of the vehicle that exploded. Authorities have since blamed them for the killing of hundreds of Egyptian soldiers and policemen.
The two-time Heisman Trophy finalist has thrown for 4,173 yards, 38 touchdowns and ran for 583 yards and eight scores this season. Will the stars finally align for Dabo Swinney and the Tigers? "I think we kind of got taken out of the game plan a little bit".
Jamie Raskin (D-Md.) and Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) raised the first objection Friday after the joint meeting was gaveled to order. According to The Daily Caller, Five Washington Democratic electors did not vote for Clinton. "Well, it is over", Biden said.
The most prominent one is located across the road from the Japanese Embassy in Seoul - placed there in 2011. Busan police originally removed the 5ft-tall bronze statue, which depicts a sitting, barefoot woman.
Investors pay close attention to the performance of the App Store , as Apple now emphasizes its role as a services company. Apple said customers spent almost $240 million on apps and in-app purchases on New Year's Day, the biggest sales day ever.
Razer, known for its gaming laptops and accessories, today unveiled its latest product, the world's first triple display laptop. In an interview with Polygon, Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan revealed that his company is seeing lackluster resp.
NASA says the spacecraft is expected to be launched in 2023, pass by Mars two years later, and arrive at Psyche in 2030. Lucy will target Trojan asteroids captured by Jupiter's gravity, sharing same orbit around sun like Jupiter.
Secretary Fontes said that the old prison "was the only solution available to the state to stop another massive killing". Three other facilities in Amazonas state saw rioting on Sunday and Monday, and 184 inmates escaped, according to Gov.
Her family, who are visiting from New Zealand, had picked her up from the airport and were "well clear" before the incident. A Southwest flight from Fort Lauderdale is scheduled to arrive tonight. " People were trying to run", Lea told MSNBC .
He commented: "We're talking about a market that is at peak demand, following the sector's resurgence after the recession. The SMMT have said this year is unlikely to see another new record, sales are expected to fall by five to six per cent.
The court house and the security headquarters were reportedly damaged, as well as the Red Crescent and municipality offices. It is set to pave the way for peace talks between Assad's government and the opposition in Kazakhstan later this month.
US Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook condemned what he said was a "terrorist attack that targeted Israel's defense forces". At least four Israelis were killed when a truck plowed through a crowd in the Talpiyot neighborhood of Jerusalem .
In light of that, he had one of more productive performances finishing with 19 points, six rebounds, and five assists. And Heat guard Dion Waiters, who has been out for the last 19 games with a groin injury, could be back in the lineup.
SeaWorld now has 22 orcas at its three facilities in Orlando , Florida; San Antonio, Texas; and San Diego California. The whale's health had been declining for months and he had been battling a bacterial infection in his lungs.
The IRS found Trump to be in violation of tax laws for his donation to Bondi. "I am member of the Trump transition team". Bondi's office had no comment on whether she was being considered for an unspecified new job in the administration.
First , Ford will let plug-in electric auto owners control their vehicle from home using an Amazon Echo, Echo Dot or Amazon Tap. Steve Rabuchin, vice president for Amazon Alexa said: "We believe voice is the future, and this is particularly true in cars".
The South Korean giant Samsung has made its first attempt to enter the gaming PC market with its newly launched Odyssey 15 laptop. The 15-inch model has a battery consumption of 43 watts per hour while the bigger one has can expend around 93 watts per hour.
The states of northern Brazil, which border top cocaine producers Bolivia, Colombia and Peru, are battle zones in the drug trade. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A lack of guards means prisoners can take control, experts say.
Various investors have also started going bullish on oil as the prices for oil futures depicted a rise in the last few sessions. Benchmark Brent crude jumped more than 2% to a high of $58.37, up $1.55 a barrel (bbl) and its highest since July 2015.
In Copperas Cove, residents can leave their live trees for curbside pickup on their regularly scheduled day for trash pickup. County parks, community centers or other county facilities may not be used for tree-cycling or dumping of unwanted items.