by | August 30, 2017 | 06:26

Highs in the mid 80s. The forecast for New Orleans starts to improve Thursday as Harvey makes its way further inland. Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. "It's effectively cutting off the rainfall for south central Louisiana and for most of southeast", Bernard said. Because of New Orleans' unusual topography - with many areas below sea level - it takes about 100 pumps spread across every neighborhood to suck water out of storm drains and ...

by | August 30, 2017 | 06:24

Any connection to the debt limit fight would heighten the stakes, he added. "I hit 'em with neo-Nazi, I hit 'em with everything ... KKK?" Speaking on Fox News' "Fox & Friends" Thursday, Conway says Trump is "going to stick to building that wall and he wants the money to pay for it".

by | August 30, 2017 | 06:13

Temperatures will slowly get a little more summer-like as we near Thursday , when high temperatures will get closer to 80. This shows the uncertainty of the path, of where the center of the storm could track. Harvey will get caught up along a frontal boundary to our south and then head toward our area. Low humidity and light winds will help the conditions be almost ideal for many people.

by | August 30, 2017 | 06:06

The order appeared in an email sent at 6:45 p.m. Friday to the Secret Service Joint Operation Center and again in a separate notice 30 minutes later both obtained by MSNBC regarding Mr. The self-proclaimed national security and terrorism expert tried to get out ahead of the news with a " resignation letter " leaked to The Federalist, in which the now-former deputy assistant to the president claimed he had to leave because Trump's "ascendant" aides "do not support the MAGA promise".

by | August 30, 2017 | 05:27

Trump Jr . was first invited to speak to the committee in an open hearing in July, soon after he admitted to meeting with a Russian attorney under the pretenses of receiving ammunition to use against Clinton in the presidential campaign. While the committee has not yet announced the exact date, Trump Jr. will appear in "the next few weeks", a source familiar with the matter told Politico .

by | August 30, 2017 | 05:28

Turkey alleges the protesters "began aggressively provoking Turkish-American citizens who had peacefully assembled to greet the President". Of the other 17, two are Canadians, and the rest Turkish nationals. All but two of the 19 remain at large. In June, DC Police Chief Peter Newsham said that "there's no indication at all that the protesters were a terrorist group".

by | August 30, 2017 | 05:02

City officials were preparing to shelter up to 19,000 people, with thousands more expected to flee the area as the flooding entered its fourth day. That is in addition to upwards of 90 centimeters of rain that has already fallen in some areas, including around the city of Houston .

by | August 30, 2017 | 04:49

Juncker says that Prime Minister Theresa May and her Government's handling of the Brexit process had an "enormous amount" of issues. Downing Street has said the government will not back away from its demand to kick off negotiations on a post-Brexit trade deal as soon as possible - even though the European commission president, Jean-Claude Juncker , flatly dismissed the idea on Tuesday.

by | August 30, 2017 | 04:34

The Wilkes-Barre area's gas average at $2.52 Monday was unchanged overnight and down a penny in the last week. At $2.37, today's national gas price average is four cents more expensive on the week and one of the largest one-week national gas price surges seen this summer.

by | August 30, 2017 | 04:31

As the family attempted to reach higher ground, their vehicle was overrun with water on a bridge over Greens Bayou on Green River Road. Ric said Sammy lives in Missouri and was staying in Houston to take care of their parents, Bedia Saldivar, 81, Manuel Saldivar , 84, who were diagnosed with dementia.

by | August 30, 2017 | 04:20

The photo of her wearing a pale pink dress sitting at the US president's seat drew swift criticism and viewed as the ultimate in nepotism. In May, Vanity Fair published a piece titled "Inside the Trump marriage: Melania's burden, which among other bombshell allegations, claimed that Donald forced Melania into a baby contract allowing her to fall pregnant, so long as the former model got her body back".

by | August 30, 2017 | 04:20

Yadav also warned the people of India to be wary of the NDA saying it was trying to split the nation on political and religious lines that could spell major trouble for the nation like the ones in Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Iraq. There were many voices that spoke at the rally, but the loudest voice was that of Sharad Yadav . Lalu and Tejashwi found a staunch ally in JDU leader leader Sharad Yadav who expressed his disappointment at the breakup of the Mahagathbandhan and promised another ...

by | August 30, 2017 | 04:18

Mohammad, who regretted the demise of the affected pilgrims, said the commission will release their names after reaching out to their families. The widening divide between traditionalist states like Saudi Arabia and backers of political Islam in Turkey and Qatar threatens to break apart America's traditional security coalition and create a new axis of conflict in an already tumultuous region.

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:57

Gallery Furniture owner Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale has always been known for his charitable actions, according to the Houston Chronicle . After he posted an announcement on Facebook Sunday opening his stores to anyone in need of shelter, food and more, the response was overwhelming.

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:50

The trial, which lasted for 10 days, tried to blame the shooting on the woman's medications, however the defense didn't succeed and a jury found her guilty after only eight hours of deliberation. "I personally think he was there and he remembers it and he was saying it", Duram's father, Charles Duram, told WOOD-TV. Martin's mother Lillian Duram said: "That bird picks up everything and anything and it's got the filthiest mouth around".

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:47

But instead she was a no-show, with junta and party sources saying she had fled overseas. Yingluck, 50, was elected Thailand's first female prime minister in 2011 and is the sister of ousted former prime minister Thaksin. Army chief General Chalermchai Sitthisad gave a lengthy defence yesterday, which offered insights into how military intelligence kept track of Yingluck and how she might have slipped the net.

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:40

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) later denotified Sharif as a member of the National Assembly and also asked the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) to remove him as the party head. The former PM's daughter also came down hard on the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and said in what capacity were they asking for votes in the constituency while they have been criticised the development in Punjab.

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:36

Two show the figures less than the actual for personal motives and unfair distribution of resources between the provinces may prove unsafe for the country's development, he said. The transgender people in Sindh have chose to join the protest of political parties against the provisional census results. He said all over the world people moved to urban centers from rural areas but the census results indicate the opposite.

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:13

CNN reporter Rosa Flores was shooting a live segment from the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston on Tuesday and interviewing Hurricane Harvey victims who had to evacuate from their homes. "And you ain't really trying to understand ..." One user agreed , saying, "stop putting these cameras in people's faces and help them". Exhausted and distraught, Danielle replied: 'We walked through four feet of water to get them food on the first day - yeah, that's a lot of shit.

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:08

Police have plucked more than 3,000 people from flooded neighbourhoods across the city, with the coastguard's boats and helicopters rescuing another 3,000. Texas officials said Tuesday that fatalities caused by Tropical Storm Harvey could significantly rise once floodwaters recede from Houston , while rain southeast of the fourth-largest United States city broke records and the official death toll was raised to 15.

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:38

Also present during the said meeting were Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II, Public Attorneys Office (PAO) chief Persida Acosta, and Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) chair Dante Jimenez. Senior figures in the powerful Catholic Church have now widely criticised Duterte's drug war, with the head of the Society of Jesus in the Philippines Father Antonio Moreno stating on Thursday "we can not build the Philippine nation on the cadavers of the Filipino people".

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:32

Alex Michael Ramos was wanted in connection with the August 12 assault of DeAndre Harris, who was beaten in Charlottesville on the same day a man drove a auto into a group of counterprotesters, killing a 32-year-old woman and injuring many more.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:52

India is keenly looking forward to Modi-Xi meeting in Xiamen to bring its bilateral relations with China back on track after the face-off at Doklam Plateau. Bhutan separately expressed relief the crisis was apparently over. 29 de agosto de 2017, 15:27Beijing, Aug 29 (Prensa Latina) China " s border troops continue to patrol the Dong Lang (Doklam) area on Tuesday, stated the Chinese Foreign Ministry.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:54

Cooke Aquaculture had applied for a new fish-net permit in the state, but Governor Jay Inslee's office has put a hold on the permit for now. The first estimates was that 4,000 Atlantic salmon had escaped, but that number could be as high as 185,700 escaped salmon , according to Washington state's incident response team.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:46

The Ministry of Defense of Belarus sent an invitation to observers from seven countries to attend the joint Russia-Belarus Zapad-2017 (West-2017) military exercises. In Poland on August 25, Stoltenberg said that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation would "be watching very closely the course of these exercises" and that Russian Federation and Belarus should "respect the obligation to be transparent".