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by | September 12, 2017 | 05:38

The declaration is not an evacuation, however. "The center of Irma will move into southwestern Georgia later today, and move into eastern Alabama Tuesday morning", the National Hurricane Center said. Members of the state's Emergency Response Team will begin reviewing plans and notifying response staff should they be needed. The latest Hurricane Irma forecast models for September 7 now show that SC, including Charleston, might be in the path of the monster hurricane.

by | September 12, 2017 | 05:07

Hundreds of beachgoers flocked to Fairy Bower to see him swim laps of the pool and social media was flooded with pictures and videos . The shark was eventually transported to Manly Sea Life Sanctuary on Monday evening, reported the Sydney Morning Herald .

by | September 12, 2017 | 04:52

The tribe members were reportedly gathering eggs near a river in the Javari Valley when the miners came across them. Funai lodged a complaint with the Amazonas prosecutor's office. Sarah Shenker, senior campaigner with global indigenous rights group Survival International, said, "If the investigation confirms the reports, it will be yet another genocidal massacre resulting directly from the Brazilian government's failure to protect isolated tribes - something that is guaranteed in the ...

by | September 12, 2017 | 04:22

The National Weather Service is predicting a reduction in forward speed and a turn toward the north on Monday. The wave is showing some signs of organization and environmental conditions are expected to be conducive for some development, and a tropical depression could form during the next few days.

by | September 12, 2017 | 04:14

While it will take much of Cuba's tourism industry weeks, if not months to recover from the hurricane, guests at the Barcelo said they would not be deterred from returning to the Caribbean's largest island. The British territory was one of the hardest hit by Irma with nearly total devastation to homes on parts of the main island of Tortola. St. Martin, an 87-square kilometer island split roughly in half between the French overseas territory of St.

by | September 12, 2017 | 04:10

And Miami International Airport is now closed-officials say it's unclear if they'll be able to resume flights on Tuesday, but they're assessing the damage. In the center if the city, two men were killed when the roof of a house collapsed and the body of an 89-year-old woman was found floating in water inside her house, near Havana's iconic seaside Malecon esplanade.

by | September 12, 2017 | 03:12

Hasina is scheduled to visit Rohingya refugees on Tuesday. Protest rallies have been held across Pakistan to condemn what organisers describe as the "persecution" of Rohingya. Accounts from refugees show the Myanmar military is also targeting civilians with shootings and wholesale burning of Rohingya villages in an apparent attempt to purge Rakhine state of Muslims.

by | September 12, 2017 | 03:06

That's what makes Trump giving Arpaio a pass, after all he has done, such a slap in the face, not just to Latinos but to "the very rule of law itself". He defended the pardon by saying Arpaio had "done a great job for the people of Arizona". U.S. District Judge Susan Bolton will hear arguments about the matter October 4.

by | September 12, 2017 | 02:43

Their mission could start out being search and rescue, and will then likely shift to flying critical personnel and supplies and then general airborne transportation, Baille explained. Thomas in the Virgin Islands where they are helping recovery in the aftermath of Irma. The Guard flew the American citizens in 11 different flights to safety in Puerto Rico.

by | September 12, 2017 | 02:10

Trump's comments came after returning from a Cabinet meeting at Camp David, where he and other administration officials received a briefing on Hurricane Irma. "What they've done, I mean, they're going right into that... you never know". "If you talk about branding, no brand has improved more than the US Coast Guard", Trump said.

by | September 12, 2017 | 01:50

FPL Vice President of Communications Rob Gould also told ABC News that affected areas will see a "wholesale rebuild" of the electrical grid, which could be considered the "longest restoration in USA history". Once power has been restored and the severe weather has passed, people should take the proper steps to make sure that they are prepared for the next time an outage strikes.

by | September 12, 2017 | 01:39

Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims flee from the country's ongoing military operations in Rakhine state into Bangladesh. Violence broke out in the Rakhine state after security forces launched an operation against Rohingya Muslims, forcing almost 300,000, including women and children to flee and seek refuge in neighboring Bangladesh since August 25, when clashes began.

by | September 12, 2017 | 01:19

Donald Trump's resort, as well as the rest of Palm Beach County and the surrounding barrier islands have been ordered to evacuate , TIME reports. Trump's Mar-A-Lago resort has survived through hurricanes before. "That house has never been seriously damaged", Trump's long-time ( and controversial ) former butler Anthony Senecal said in an interview with the AP .

by | September 12, 2017 | 01:18

Coastal communities reported rising flood waters in streets, three Miami construction cranes fell and a sewage pump in Hialeah failed. After the Keys, Irma crossed over warm waters and hit the U.S. A hurricane watch is in effect for an area north of Fernandina Beach to Edisto Beach . "This will cover your house", Scott said of the storm surges , adding, "You will not survive all this storm surge".

by | September 12, 2017 | 01:16

Affected states include Florida , Georgia , Alabama, Tennessee , South Carolina and North Carolina . The most extensive damage was likely in the Naples area, but a full assessment was ongoing. "That will take weeks". 09/11/2017Extremely risky Hurricane Irma first crashed into the Florida Keys on Sunday morning and then made a second landfall on Marco Island on Florida's west coast Sunday afternoon, unleashing violent wind gusts up to 142 miles per hour and storm-surge flooding.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:57

With the new GST cess , the taxation on mid-sized passenger cars have been nearly restored to the pre-GST levels, while taxes on luxury cars and SUVs have been slightly moderated as compared to the pre-GST rates, it said. Sales of motorcycles and scooters grew 15% to 1.89 million units, the SIAM data showed. Passenger carrier sales declined by 2,969 units in August 2017 in comparison with 4,100 units sold in the same month past year.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:55

Batista and Saud went to federal police headquarters in Sao Paulo on Sunday afternoon and will be transferred to Brasilia on Monday, their lawyer, Pierpaolo Bottini, said. The alleged omissions came to light on September 5, when an audio recording emerged of a conversation between the pair, receiving blanket coverage in the Brazilian media.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:56

The IAEA has been verifying and monitoring the implementation by Iran of its nuclear-related commitments under the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) since January 2016. Also in his statement, Mr. Amano spoke of the agency's technical cooperation programme, including its work to contain the outbreak of the fruit fly pest in the Dominican Republic and efforts to conserve ground water and protect it from pollution in the Sahel region, as well as its work on nuclear applications, and ...

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:49

Bradley White. The National Guard is trained for combat search and rescue, but the last few days they have had to draw on every ounce of training as they battle the full wrath of these hurricanes. Virgin Islands and in Puerto Rico. That group will return home this week. On Monday, Sept. 11 the wing moved from Puerto Rico to Florida to support operations in that state if required.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:47

Thomas to St. Croix, according to a U.S. Northern Command statement. Amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge and dock landing ship USS Oakhill left Norfolk on August 31 to provide relief to Texans in the devastating aftermath of Hurricane Harvey; however, the ship was redirected to the Virgin Islands to assist those affected by Irma.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:45

Several Conservative MPs have said they are unhappy with the bill. Three votes are expected, on a Labour amendment, the main second reading motion and the programme motion, which sets out the time available for MPs to go through the Bill line by line in the Commons.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:40

He often resorted to pulling the ball down and taking off himself after not finding an open receiver. Two of the most successful programs in college football history meet for the second straight season when No. No. 2 Oklahoma returns home to host Tulane on Saturday at 5 p.m. CT. The Bearcats (1-1) failed to take advantage of Michigan's many mistakes and made some miscues of their own to spoil an upset bid.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:36

We are still assessing the damage, but whole houses and trees have disappeared. "Outside of the bunker, bathroom and bedroom doors and windows have flown 40 feet (12 metres) away". Hurricane Harvey has passed, but as communities along the Gulf of Mexico recover, there's another storm heading into the area. "We took shelter from the strongest hurricane ever inside the concrete cellar on Necker and very, very fortunately it held firm".

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:38

Thousands of Floridians headed to Georgia for refuge from Hurricane Irma , but the storm seems to have followed them up into Metro Atlanta . Thousands of evacuees from Florida had swarmed into Atlanta for shelter as they fled Irma in recent days.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:32

American said earlier Sunday that limited operations at its Miami hub would resume at 5 p.m. Monday, but that plan was shelved with the airport's latest announcement. "When the wind direction is perpendicular to the runway, it's called a crosswind and can make landing challenging and potentially unsafe", Delta said in a morning advisory.