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by | September 10, 2017 | 11:17

The hurricanes represent the latest philanthropic collaboration by living ex-U.S. presidents and their first joint effort since Trump's election. The elder Bush and Clinton have joined together in response to disasters in the past, including Hurricane Katrina.

by | September 10, 2017 | 10:59

Most of Irma's power is coming from a confluence of the cell's unusually low pressure and the warm water in the Atlantic - the hurricane's low pressure is sucking water away from the shore. According to WTOL 11 meteorologist Ellyn Fritz, low tides and distant storm surge are also contributing to the phenomenon. Low pressure is basically a sucking mechanism - it sucks the air into it, and when it's really low, it can change the shape of the surface of the ocean.

by | September 10, 2017 | 10:42

McDowell County Emergency Services Director William Kehler said his agency has been reviewing preparedness items, communicating with partner agencies, communicating with critical healthcare facilities and reviewing documentation from Hurricanes Frances and Ivan in 2004.

by | September 10, 2017 | 09:29

Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh, Saturday met civil society delegations and tourism associations who asked him to reach out to the seperatists to bring peace in Kashmir. Ever since the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani in July previous year, every encounter of an alleged terrorist or militant - local or Pakistani - that has taken place in the Valley has resulted in violent protests by the civilian population against the security forces.

by | September 10, 2017 | 09:23

Between their legs is seen a little figure of their son. The main shaft belonged to the tomb's owner and his wife and contained a collection of mummies, sarcophagi and funerary masks carved in wood along with a collection of ushabti figurines.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:47

Additionally, the Governor is deploying Task Force 2 (NYTF-2), a specialized team of first responders and equipment skilled in structural collapse rescue, excavation emergencies, technical rope rescues, confined space rescue, and other specialized rescues to Florida .

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:38

The airlines coordinated with Texas rescue group, Operation Pets Alive which opened up valuable space in Texas shelters, sparing many animals who would otherwise have been euthanized because of shelter overcrowding. Southwest Airlines flew more than 60 animals thousands of miles across the U.S. into a facility in San Diego . Speaking about the incident, Mike Arms, HWAC president said that the animals are the silent victims of the devastation caused by Harvey.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:36

Trump asking former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey to lay off Michael T. Flynn; subsequently firing Comey; cooking up a false story to explain Comey's firing; leaving out meetings with Russians from testimony (in the case of Attorney General Jeff Sessions) and submissions for a security clearance (in the case of Jared Kushner); sending out people like Vice President Mike Pence to vouch for the phony reason for Comey's firing; trying to affect Comey's testimony by lying ...

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:35

Mar-a-Lago isn't Trump's only South Florida holding, though. That house has never been seriously damaged. Jeff Masters, director of the Weather Underground forecasting service, said Thursday that the biggest threat to Mar-a-Lago won't be Irma's winds, which could top 140 miles per hour (225 kph) when it reaches Palm Beach.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:18

According to Magill, the majority of zoo animals, including tigers, lions and great apes, will be kept in their concrete-made night quarters. "We are very concerned about the generators working because we have life system supports, for pumping for the aquarium and things like that", said Zoo Miami communications director Ron Magill , "If they shut down the oxygen doesn't get in the water and animals will die".

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:15

Samuel then scored another touchdown, and the Gamecocks were ahead 14-10 at halftime. The ensuing three plays were the difference in the first half. "We're just taking what the defense gives us and run with it". "Having a natural leader in that position is certainly a benefit for our goal", Muschamp said.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:20

According to the Miami Herald , volunteers and emergency relief workers are also welcome to stay with local Airbnb hosts. "Make sure you are ready for whatever Irma brings", Cooper said. And he says the coast will have unsafe surf and rip currents for the next several days. Cooper says the National Guard will be staging areas in Charlotte, Greensboro, and Asheville on Sunday.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:16

The new quake matched the force of a magnitude 8.1 quake that hit the country June 3, 1932, roughly 300 miles (500 kilometers) west of Mexico City . State authorities in Oaxaca, Chiapas and Tabasco, the regions hardest hit by the quake, have updated known deceased, bringing the total to 61.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:12

Payne nevertheless insisted. When nurse Alex Wubbels held her ground based on hospital policy, he dragged her screaming from the hospital in handcuffs. The driver had been in a crash with a vehicle driven by someone fleeing police. The semi exploded and caught fire. "The FBI opened a civil rights/color of law review of the matter when we found out about it in the media", the release says.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:11

Fire evacuation levels top out at Level 3 , which means go now. Trucks heading east in OR are being advised to use Highway 26 to Highway 216 to Highway 197 around the fires to The Dalles. The National Weather Service says it was likely to get worse as wind shifts bring in smoke from fires in Canada, Montana, Oregon and Washington. The situation has forced residents in nearby areas to evacuate .

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:07

Taller than the border wall at 30 feet, the art is an enlarged black-and-white photo of a one-year-old baby named "Quiquito" mounted on scaffolding. CNN reported Thursday that CBP will test the effectiveness prototypes from each contractor in a real-world setting.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:02

Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham said the reopening was an important event that would bring people together to remember those affected by the attack. Noel Gallagher will headline the show, alongside acts like the Courteeners, Rick Astley and poet Tony Walsh. While the 'We are Manchester' concert is the first event at Manchester Arena since the bombing, it is not the first event to recognise the attack.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:01

The move strengthened the NDP government's position in the minority parliament, ensuring the party didn't lose a voting MLA to sit as Speaker. Interim B.C. "I'm very pleased not just for the stability it brings to this legislative session, but for the symbol it sends to British Columbians that New Democrats, Greens and a Liberal have demonstrated that we can work together on the things that matter to people", he said following the speech from the throne Friday.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:02

The press note was issued in the aftermath of opposition parties and civil rights' activist found PM Modi to be a follower of one twitter user who celebrated the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh in Bengaluru on Tuesday. While this "Twitter movement" is unlikely to dent the massive following of Narendra Modi, it certainly questions Modi's ideas of "following" people who regularly abuse people, especially women, who disagree with their stance.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:02

Palm Beach County officials ordered that residents of the nearby islands evacuate by 10 a.m. on Friday, according to the Miami Herald. Mar-a-Lago, which Trump has repeatedly visited since becoming President, is located just off the ocean in Palm Beach.

by | September 10, 2017 | 07:59

As for our area, the posts stressed that we are still several days away from any potential impacts due to Irma, and as a result there is still a lot of uncertainty with what it will mean for us. The extra releases began in the central USA, then expanded eastward to include 52 NWS offices, according to NOAA, the NWS's parent organization. "It's our small part to help our colleagues and fellow citizens who are being impacted directly by Irma".

by | September 10, 2017 | 07:43

The Mexican government has sent an administrative order to all federal government institutions to fully implement the UN Security Council resolutions on North Korea. Mexico has traditionally sought to steer clear of diplomatic quarrels, but in the past few months it has adopted robust language to condemn the governments of Venezuela and North Korea as they descended into increasing worldwide isolation.

by | September 10, 2017 | 07:45

According to authorities, the country's President Enrique peña Nieto issued a decree, which obliged the state authorities to fully abide by United Nations security Council resolution regarding North Korea and the sanctions regime against North Korea.

by | September 10, 2017 | 04:48

In the FIR filed against Jayanthi, the CBI states that Jayanthi approved the diversion of 55.79 hectares of forest land for non-forestry use. The Electrosteel Casting Ltd was the beneficiary in the lease of forest land for mining of iron and manganese ores in Singhbhum district of Jharkhand.

by | September 10, 2017 | 04:23

The EU's negotiation team put the ball in London's court on Thursday with a combative paper saying the solution for the Irish border problem was strictly Britain's responsibility. In its position paper last month, London said the issue of how goods and people will move across the Irish frontier can not be separated from discussion about wider customs arrangements between Britain and the European Union.