The current F1 champione-elect tweeted that some of his crewmembers were, "held up at gun point" as the team minibus was leaving the Interlagos circuit in São Paulo on Friday night.
Hamilton turned in a fastest lap time of 1:09.202 - a new track record at the Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace - to finish one-tenth of a second clear of Bottas at the head of the field as both Ferrari and Red Bull struggled to put up any kind of fight in FP1.
Hold-ups are a known risk for teams in Sao Paulo and around the Interlagos circuit, with drivers travelling to and from their hotels with police escorts and in cars with bulletproof protection. One of the team had a gun held to their head, Hamilton said.
"This is so upsetting to hear". In a statement, Mercedes said, "Valuables were stolen but everybody is safe and uninjured which is the main thing".
Bottas refused to be rattled by either Hamilton's accident or the searing speed of Sebastian Vettel, and he held off the Ferrari to top the session by the narrowest of margins - just 0.038s - and clinch the third pole of his F1 career.
This is not the first time that such an incident has transpired.
Hamilton's fellow Brit Jenson Button escaped a "terrifying" armed attack on his auto in the same city in 2010.
Hamilton then added: "This happens every single year here".
Hamilton called on Formula One and the teams to "do more".
A Mercedes team member was also robbed at gunpoint in Mexico previous year while travelling by auto from the airport to his hotel.
"It feels good", said Bottas, who also took pole at the Azerbaijan and Austrian Grands Prix earlier this season. The same evening, three Sauber engineers were robbed at gunpoint though but managed to escape unhurt.
Alibaba offers an e-commerce marketplace, while JD.com has a more vertical operation like Amazon ( AMZN ). Last year, there were 98,000. "I have often emptied my "shopping cart" on Singles Day", Zheng said.
Bale's injury woes worsened on Friday following news that he is facing up to a month on the sidelines after another setback. However, he has remained at Madrid and has continued to enjoy great success in the UEFA Champions League .
And, it's fixing to shatter a 140-year-old daily mark for the coldest November 10 in Buffalo's history of keeping weather records. There also is a chance of showers after 11 a.m., but forecasters believe not more than one-tenth of an inch is expected to fall.
And Salman, who is reuniting with Jacqueline after three years, shared the flawless mahurat shot with his fans on social media. The movie is made under Tips film, the official Twitter page of the production company also tweeted the same.
Others, Democrats and Republicans alike, said that the nominee should step aside if the accusations have any truth behind them. Four women, now adults, told the WaPo that Moore pursued them romantically when he was grown man, and they were teenagers.
In keeping with that mindset, Nintendo wants to make Switch shortages a thing of the past beginning in the next fiscal year. Wall Street Journal adds the company may increase these numbers depending on its performance this holiday season.
Asked if he was satisfied that all players who had pulled out were genuinely injured, Southgate replied: "Yeah, absolutely". "... England will begin their preparations for the 2018 World Cup with a friendly against Germany at Wembley on Friday night.
If you live outside of Asia, you're about to get more familiar with the five-year-old internet news and video aggregator. The Musical.ly app allows users to share 15 second videos of lip syncing popular songs and making amusing faces.
Defenders book Morocco's place at World Cup
Before today's matches, Morocco had 9 points while the Ivorians had 8 points; meaning the victor of the match would qualify. Meanwhile, in Group A, Tunisia played out a tense goalless draw with Libya to edge Congo DR to top spot by just one point.
Last Jedi director to helm new Star Wars trilogy
The power of its characters and brands are the reason many investors stick with the company despite its challenges. As it turns out, they weren't just lip service - they were the first clues The Last Jedi is extraordinary.