by | August 29, 2017 | 20:57

Meanwhile, two tropical systems continue to impact the US: Harvey in the Gulf and now a newly-formed tropical depression 10 (likely to be Irma) on the Carolina coast. INVEST 93L: A disturbance in the eastern Atlantic has a high chance of becoming a tropical storm in coming days as it moves west/northwest. Rainfall totals may double by the end of this week, making what is already a catastrophic flooding situation even worse! Some models indicate shower development as soon as this ...

by | August 29, 2017 | 20:54

Children crossing the road on their way to and from school can easily get distracted and step into harm's way. It's estimated that a single text takes a driver's eyes off the road for 10 seconds. "We wanted to ensure that they have additional coverage, so we are bringing in additional drivers for those 21 routes to ensure we have some flexibility for the first week of school", he told CP24 Monday morning.

by | August 29, 2017 | 19:11

Reports said the launch was believed to be the first to rocket fired from North Korea over Japan since 2009. "Regarding the launching of the missiles from North Korea, we stick to the resolutions of the United Nations and we insist on the fact that the North Koreans must respect those resolutions from the United Nations", Lavrov told a news conference on a visit to the United Arab Emirates, according to a simultaneous translation of his remarks.

by | August 29, 2017 | 19:07

Berenberg Bank cut Freeport-McMoran from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating and set a $10.00 price objective on the a research report on Wednesday, July 12th. Morgan Stanley holds 0.04% or 8.36M shares in its portfolio. Of those insider trades, 337,488 shares of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. were purchased and 1,800 shares were sold.

by | August 29, 2017 | 18:05

Ravi Shankar, president for Indian graduate students organisation at the University of Houston said, "We have close to 250 students and a lot of them are out of food". Around 13 million people were battling "catastrophic" flooding and torrential rains in the storm-ravaged Texas where Hurricane Harvey has wreaked havoc, turning streets into raging rivers and claiming at least five lives.

by | August 29, 2017 | 17:24

When asked about his plans to shut down the US government if Congress refuses to pay for the wall that Trump himself promised Mexico would pay for , Trump went on an unhinged tirade, casting Mexico as a criminal-infested drug haven. The U.S. government and Federal Emergency Management Agency's response to Katrina was widely criticized, but Americans came together to offer housing, clothing, meals and monetary help to the affected.

by | August 29, 2017 | 17:15

Netanyahu also told the visiting UN Secretary-General that Iran was constructing missile production sites in Syria and Lebanon. This is something Israel can not accept, he added. Guterres, who is now in Israel on an official visit , also commented on the violence in Charlottesville and criticized US President Donald Trump's reaction.

by | August 29, 2017 | 17:16

It will also enable a sick mother to get good healthcare, which may not be available in her village", Modi said. He said the number of National Highways has been increased from 35 to 85 and 44 big projects, costing around Rs 10,430 crore, have been started in the state.

by | August 29, 2017 | 17:15

The American president has been widely criticized for his response to the Charlottesville , Virginia hate rally and the violent clashes with counter-protesters. Jewish groups got that message loud and clear. We condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry and violence on many sides, on many sides.

by | August 29, 2017 | 17:10

For now, Saurage said the almost 350 alligators at Gator Country remains safely contained, though any rise in floodwaters could allow them the escape and join the other alligators taking over residential areas in Beaumont. The gift shop, which was recently added, has at least a foot and a half in the building, and there's more rain in the forecast in the area. We're truly exhausted.

by | August 29, 2017 | 17:01

The last round of Israeli-Palestinian talks collapsed in 2014. More recently, Israel has further compounded the situation by building settlements deeper in territory that the Palestinians want as a future state. "We are here to stay forever". Nabil Shaath, Abbas' foreign affairs advisor, said the Americans had asked for a three-to-four-month "grace period" in order to prepare and present a so-called peace plan.

by | August 29, 2017 | 16:12

Here is the forecast track of the disturbance... forecast to become a tropical storm. The area could also get 3-6 inches of rain from the storm, with isolated areas getting up to 9 inches, which raises flooding concerns . As it moves north, it's expected to peel off the coast. Windy. Winds: E 15-20, with gusts up to 30 miles per hour. The area of disturbed weather over Florida we've been watching for days has now moved into the Atlantic and now stands a good chance of developing into a ...

by | August 29, 2017 | 16:15

Currently, the system was approximately 40 miles south of Charleston and 185 miles southwest of Wilmington, North Carolina. The storm had sustained winds of 35 miles per hour and was expected to get a bit stronger and become Tropical Storm Irma by Tuesday .

by | August 29, 2017 | 15:33

If all this is symptomatic of how future "negotiations" proceed, the talks may acquire all the complexity, confusion and bitterness of the post-First World War Treaty of Versailles - only with little prospect of any settled agreement by the 2019 deadline.

by | August 29, 2017 | 15:35

And riling up the Mexican public could make it more hard to get a deal. President Donald Trump assured reporters Monday that Mexico will pay for the border wall even if it's through reimbursement. economy will generate enough money to offset the costs of the wall to the federal budget. Mexico's remarks on Sunday night was in response to Trump tweet earlier in day saying: "With Mexico being one of the highest crime nations in the world, we must have the wall".

by | August 29, 2017 | 15:35

President Donald Trump on Monday said he is sticking to his pledge to make Mexico pay for his proposed border wall "one way or the other" - despite his request for federal funding for the structure and threat to shut down the government over the money.

by | August 29, 2017 | 14:38

The Japanese prime minister said he would ask the United Nations to up the pressure on Pyongyang . Ahead of talks with Mr Trump, Mr Abe said the missile's crossing Japan posed "an unprecedented, serious and grave security threat" and "could significantly undermine peace and stability in the region".

by | August 29, 2017 | 14:38

According to what Foreign Ministry's spokesman, Bahram Qassemi, stated Tehran will continue to cooperate with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) but will not allow it to bypass the redlines defined by the regime. Ghassemi said Iran will "completely try to protect the nuclear deal", but added that it is a multilateral agreement and that the other sides need to abide by the agreement as well.

by | August 29, 2017 | 14:19

During Hurricane Ike in 2008, Canadians gas prices soared by 12 cents in a single jump, but Schaefer said the market conditions are very different now. McTeague said that when looking at pricing, it's a question of a premium above the benchmark price for gasoline which is set in NY. USA economic growth more than halved in the quarter after Hurricane Katrina mauled Louisiana in August 2005, but bounced back by early 2006 as reconstruction began and gasoline prices moderated.

by | August 29, 2017 | 13:45

He was Spokane basketball's droll godfather but legendary in the game nationwide, and not only because he unleashed Magic Johnson on the world and won a national championship. Michigan State won its second NCAA basketball title in 2000 under Izzo. - Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson)Prayers for the family and loved ones of Coach Heathcote during this hard time.

by | August 29, 2017 | 13:33

The Federal Emergency Management Agency's disaster fund now contains more than $3 billion, but FEMA on Monday said the response to Harvey is "quickly drawing down" disaster balances. Several deaths have been blamed on the storm. On its own, a successful federal response to Hurricane Harvey is unlikely to reshape Trump's presidency.

by | August 29, 2017 | 12:59

Louisiana Gov John Bel Edwards wrote to President Trump on Sunday requesting that he declare an Emergency Disaster for the state. "Now she's out of her home again and praying it doesn't flood again", Bradley said. Floodwaters crept over roads toward homes in Brenda Bradley's neighborhood in Moss Bluff, a Lake Charles suburb. "It really evoked a lot of emotions and heartbreak for the people who are going through that now in Houston", Ray Gratia said as he collected sandbags for his New ...

by | August 29, 2017 | 12:38

The Pope's first visit to Myanmar, which is also the first papal visit to the country, comes at a time of worsening conflict and clashes in the state of Rakhine. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is deeply concerned by reports that civilians have been killed during security operations in Myanmar's Rakhine state and appealed for neighboring Bangladesh to allow fleeing Rohingya to seek safety, his spokesman said on Monday.

by | August 29, 2017 | 12:09

Heavy rains continue to lash parts of Mumbai and Thane with a high tide expected to hit the shores today at 4.35 pm. The MET department has predicted heavier showers in the next 48 hours. The railways tracks near Bandra railway station were flooded. Many parts of Mumbai and suburbs were inundated with upto three to four feet of water, on the highways, main and arterial roads, bylanes, housing complexes, railway stations and even the Mumbai Airport.

by | August 29, 2017 | 11:31

A suspected carjacker in the USA has been caught on camera being hilariously dragged pantless along a busy road while he clung for dear life. Footage shows the man clinging on for hundreds of feet, as the speeding silver SUV attempts to get away.