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With Trump and Kim, the worst is yet to come With Trump and Kim, the worst is yet to come
- September 11, 2017

If the crew of a North Korean ship failed to stop or resisted a boarding party, one senior military official acknowledged in recent days, the result could be an exchange of fire at a time when Pyongyang is threatening to use its nascent nuclear arsenal, and the USA is warning of a "devastating response ". (more...)
Miss America names winners for talent, swimsuit Miss America names winners for talent, swimsuit
- September 11, 2017

They are from: Missouri; Texas; Pennsylvania; North Dakota; Alabama; New Jersey; District of Columbia; Louisiana; South Carolina; and Virginia. "It's important to have a woman's perspective", Mund, who had an internship in the U.S. And Sara Zeng, Miss Florida , proved prescient when she spoke with NJ Advance Media Friday afternoon ahead of her turn to do the swimsuit strut on the last night of preliminary competition. (more...)
Trump and Australian prime minister hold 'very constructive' call on N.Korea Trump and Australian prime minister hold 'very constructive' call on N.Korea
- September 11, 2017

President Donald Trump has discussed North Korea's strongest nuclear test yet with Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng), as the USA proposes crippling new sanctions and world leaders tussle over whether pressure or dialogue is the best way to rein in the rogue nation. (more...)
Hurricane Jose moving closer to the Virgin Islands Hurricane Jose moving closer to the Virgin Islands
- September 11, 2017

A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for. Winds are 145 miles per hour Saturday night and it is moving northwest at 14 miles per hour and this motion is expected to continue through Sunday. The minimum central pressure indicated by data from the aircraft is 942 mb (27.82 inches). WIND: Hurricane conditions are likely within the hurricane warning area on Saturday. (more...)
Pope prays for Venezuela Pope prays for Venezuela
- September 11, 2017

He was helped from the auto and his cut was quickly bandaged with a butterfly patch and he carried on without incident with his program. Pope Francis is shown a baby to bless during his arrival in the city. The accident took place in Cartangena during the pope's last day in Colombia . He was to celebrate Mass in Cartagena's port Sunday before returning to Rome, ending a five-day visit highlighted by a huge prayer of reconciliation that brought together victims of Colombia's ... (more...)
Alabama Governor Issues State of Emergency Ahead of Hurricane Irma Alabama Governor Issues State of Emergency Ahead of Hurricane Irma
- September 11, 2017

Irma made landfall early Sunday morning as a powerful Category 4 hurricane in the Florida Keys. "In that vein, I have declared a State of Emergency so that we can respond however necessary at the appropriate time". "You know how to do this". Hotels in Alabama filled up last week as Floridians evacuated the state. Hastings said EMA was trying to direct evacuees toward the central and southwestern parts of the state, which forecasters believe will be less vulnerable to the storm. (more...)
Dolphins & tourists evacuated as Cuba braces for hurricanes Irma & Jose Dolphins & tourists evacuated as Cuba braces for hurricanes Irma & Jose
- September 11, 2017

I understand that the hurricane-like weather is supposed to start Wednesday night, so effectively this evening, and the worst of it is supposed to be Thursday at 2 in the morning all the way until 2 p.m. "Of course people have been very anxious, overall, we saw what happened with St. Martin that has been hit fully with the hurricane ", he said. The hurricane , said the warning, "may bring significant rainfall and wind that may result in life-threatening flooding, flash flooding, mudslides ... (more...)
Where's the ocean? Irma sucked it away Where's the ocean? Irma sucked it away
- September 11, 2017

National Weather Service meteorologist Ryan Rogers explained the phenomena as a kind of reverse storm surge. "It is unsafe to be walking out there", according to a Tampa city official. Petersburg. As the hurricane moves north and the wind directions change, the water will start to rush back in and storm surge flooding will occur. (more...)
Braves offer free tickets to Hurricane Irma evacuees Braves offer free tickets to Hurricane Irma evacuees
- September 11, 2017

Jose is now forecast to make a turn to the northeast well off the Bahamas by the middle of next week. If you're looking at the track map, you may find yourself saying "South Carolina's is out of the cone: that's a good thing". The State Emergency Response Team is readying for the storm with rescue teams and staging areas in Kinston, Greensboro and Asheville. That's where the question of impact comes in for North Carolina. (more...)
Hamas top leaders visit Egypt for national reconciliation Hamas top leaders visit Egypt for national reconciliation
- September 11, 2017

The meetings will be focusing on alleviating the blockade and mending a longstanding rift with rival group Fatah, headed by Western-backed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas according to Hamas' spokesman FawziBahroum. Reports over the summer said that a Hamas delegation had traveled to Cairo for third party talks with Israel over a prisoner exchange deal that would see the release of four to five Israelis held captive by Hamas, however neither side suggested it would be on the agenda during ... (more...)
US Senate passes Harvey aid package, extends debt limit US Senate passes Harvey aid package, extends debt limit
- September 11, 2017

The House is expected to approve it despite some objections. The Senate vote comes on the heels of a deal between President Donald Trump and Democratic leaders who agreed Wednesday to raise the debt ceiling for another three months. In addition to providing money for disaster relief, the Senate bill would also continue current government funding, which otherwise would expire on September 30 the end of the fiscal year, until December 8. (more...)
Quarterly Financial Watch for Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC)
- September 11, 2017

Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC ) has a market capitalization of 5.94 Billion which suggests the company is a huge company further suggesting that the shares of Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC ) are stable and safe compared to the lower market capitalization companies. (more...)
Gov. Cooper announces preparations for expected Hurricane Irma impacts Gov. Cooper announces preparations for expected Hurricane Irma impacts
- September 11, 2017

Gardner said the storm will remain Category 5 through Friday night before it begins to weaken slightly. Gov. Roy Cooper said businesses and people in North Carolina should be prepared for anything that Hurricane Irma could bring to the state. (more...)
German woman becomes first female referee in Bundesliga German woman becomes first female referee in Bundesliga
- September 11, 2017

The 38-year-old referee made the step up after six years in Bundesliga 2 and her top-flight debut went without incident or controversy. "And to make the right calls with such aplomb is a first-class performance", Grindel added. She began by officiating women's games for the DFB in 1999 and became a Federation Internationale de Football Association referee in 2005. She has already refereed around 80 second division games and been the fourth official on numerous occasions in the German league, ... (more...)
Bannon: Trump firing Comey biggest political mistake 'in modern political history' Bannon: Trump firing Comey biggest political mistake 'in modern political history'
- September 11, 2017

Eventually, Rose asked Bannon to comment on reports about how he described the firing as the "biggest mistake in political history". Ousted White House chief strategist Steve Bannon opened up about one of the biggest scandals so far of Donald Trump's presidency during a "60 Minutes" interview with CBS News' Charlie Rose that aired on Sunday. (more...)
United States senator calls for serious consideration of nuke deployment to S. Korea United States senator calls for serious consideration of nuke deployment to S. Korea
- September 11, 2017

The new United States draft proposal suggests for a total ban on supplying various oil products to North Korea as well as a ban on their textile industry export. North Korean state-run newspaper Rodong Sinmun on Saturday said in an editorial that Pyongyang was now a nuclear power and praised Kim for strengthening "defenses to protect the Korean Peninsula from invasion". (more...)
Two militants killed, one surrenders in Shopian encounter Two militants killed, one surrenders in Shopian encounter
- September 11, 2017

An unidentified police officer said, the militants in hiding had opened fire as the cordon was tightened. He was whisked away immediately to an undisclosed destination where he is being interrogated. "He was also involved in the attack on Sub Inspector Gowhar Ahmad Malla", said a police spokesman. After the killing of a militant last night, other militants were asked to surrender, he said adding another militant was also reportedly killed. (more...)
Horrifying footage as Hurricane Irma smashes into Miami Horrifying footage as Hurricane Irma smashes into Miami
- September 11, 2017

Places as far away as Atlanta-more than 800 miles north of where Irma made landfall-are expected to eventually feel its effects. It first made landfall just after 9 a.m.at Cudjoe Key, about 20 miles outside Key West , forecasters said . Irma is one of two tropical systems churning in the region. The country was struck by a powerful natural disaster on Friday , shaking buildings in the capital and triggering a tsunami warning. (more...)
Police Arrest Looters in Hurricane Irma-Shuttered Store Police Arrest Looters in Hurricane Irma-Shuttered Store
- September 11, 2017

The Broward County Sheriff's Office deputies shot a teenager as he and another teen reportedly tried to break-in to evacuated homes in Weston, Florida, which is about 35 miles north of Miami. Deputies shot one of the boys outside the home. Ryan Cook and Max Saintvil, both 28, face six counts each of burglary, said Casey Liening, a spokeswoman for Fort Lauderdale police. (more...)
How Trump's social media director got hoaxed about Hurricane Irma How Trump's social media director got hoaxed about Hurricane Irma
- September 11, 2017

Or, more accurately, that it's not a video of Miami - or even of Hurricane Irma, apparently. Dan Scavino shared a short video showing flooding at an airport he said was of Miami International Airport. "Thank you. It was among 100s of videos/pics I am receiving re: Irma from public". The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment. (more...)
Palm Beach, Miami-Dade county schools closed through Tuesday Palm Beach, Miami-Dade county schools closed through Tuesday
- September 11, 2017

Miami's mayor on Sunday imposed a 12-hour curfew beginning at 7 p.m.in the wake of flooding and other damage caused by Hurricane Irma. At last check more than 726,610 had been reported. Miami Beach Police are warning people to stay away from the beach. - Manatee County has issued a voluntary evacuation for many Manatee County residents. (more...)
Hurricane Irma strands manatees on beach -- until Floridians come to the rescue Hurricane Irma strands manatees on beach -- until Floridians come to the rescue
- September 11, 2017

Michael Sechler posted that the animals were far too massive to be lifted, so they gave them water. The water sloshing back onshore will add an additional one to two feet to the storm surge, according to meteorologist John Scalzi. we rolled them on the tarp and then dragged them 100 yards", Clavijo said. He told a local Fox station that both manatees " swam off " once they were again surrounded by water. (more...)
Hurricane Irma brings tropical storm watch from Columbus to Macon Hurricane Irma brings tropical storm watch from Columbus to Macon
- September 11, 2017

The latest track has is shifting a little farther west. Tropical weather forecasters believe Irma will still be a minimal hurricane Monday when it gets toward southwest Georgia. "Based on the track and size of Irma, most counties are anticipating at least 3" of rain in the Lowcountry to 8" + south of I-16 in Georgia. The winds could arrive as early as Monday evening. (more...)
Supporters, opponents of Saakashvili flock to Polish border before his arrival Supporters, opponents of Saakashvili flock to Polish border before his arrival
- September 11, 2017

Earlier on Sunday, his train was held at a railway station in Przemysl, Poland, as Ukrainian border guards denied him entry. "They did it against all the rules, what's happening here?" Around 1,500 supporters marched with the exiled ex-Georgian leader on the Ukrainian side of the border before he hopped into a auto bound for the western city of Lviv, where around 500 supporters greeted him on his arrival. (more...)
Irma's next potential victim? Georgia braces for monster storm Irma's next potential victim? Georgia braces for monster storm
- September 11, 2017

If Irma continues its current northwestward track, the Midlands can expect some four to seven inches of rain and gusts of wind up to 50 miles per hour. "Treat all downed lines as if they were live power lines", Loeffler said. If Irma stays on its current forecast track... Dunwoody has police and parks and recreation department employees prepared to respond to emergencies, including downed trees, according to city officials. (more...)

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