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by | September 12, 2017 | 21:53

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration is monitoring two tropical cyclones inside the country's area of responsibility, which may bring rains over Luzon throughout the week. Parayno said responding workers were able to rescue 12 persons, who were brought to a hospital where the boy died upon arrival. The NDRRMC could not immediately confirm the death of the baby boy and Oreta.

by | September 12, 2017 | 21:51

Authorities say a Florida man appears to have been electrocuted by a downed power line following Irma . "I will tell you in no uncertain terms - and I am not going to sugarcoat it - this is going to be a hard storm ", Buckhorn said at the news conference.

by | September 12, 2017 | 21:49

Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, addressing the United Nations Human Rights Council, said more than 270,000 people had fled to Bangladesh, with more trapped on the border, amid reports of the burning of villages and extrajudicial killings. Myanmar says its security forces are carrying out clearance operations to defend against ARSA, which the government has declared a terrorist organisation.

by | September 12, 2017 | 21:47

By Monday morning , Irma at one point the most powerful hurricane ever recorded in the open Atlantic, with winds up to 185 miles per hour (298 kph) was downgraded to a tropical storm. The National Weather Service said damaging winds were moving into areas including Key Biscayne and Coral Gables on Saturday morning, while gusts of up to 56 miles per hour (90 kph) were reported on Virginia Key off Miami.

by | September 12, 2017 | 21:45

The old rules of GOP politics held that any Republican who stepped out of line to seek compromise with Democrats risked immediate attack for ideological heresy, or worse, squishiness and weakness. Trump didn't buck the GOP on judicial nominees or tax cuts: He did so to strike a narrow budget deal with few repercussions for the Republican Party's larger priorities.

by | September 12, 2017 | 21:26

The National Hurricane Center said Irma had winds of 120 mph and was centered 20 miles south of Naples on Sunday afternoon. The NHC said the storm has winds of 70 miles per hour. Structural damage to homes is possible with complete destruction of mobile homes. No injuries were reported in either case. FPL is the third-largest electric utility in the US and serves almost 10 million people in Florida.

by | September 12, 2017 | 21:19

Najib says he wants to help Trump strengthen the USA economy. "For if America wishes to find a partner for peace, for prosperity and for security in the coming decades of the 21st century, it will find a staunch and steadfast friend in Malaysia", Mr Najib said in conclusion.

by | September 12, 2017 | 21:12

The bill now moves on to its next Parliamentary stage. 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 | 21:10

The U.N. Security Council is set to vote this evening on a new resolution to increase pressure on North Korea . A Security Council resolution needs nine votes in favor and no vetoes by permanent members Britain, the United States, France, Russia or China to pass.

by | September 12, 2017 | 21:12

No. 22-ranked South Florida was to resume practice Tuesday and will play host to IL on Friday, also at Raymond James. Such players like quarterback Jay Cutler and his receivers could be a bit rusty once they get into their first live regular season game action this Sunday.

by | September 12, 2017 | 21:02

He said government troops continued to conduct successful offensive operations along the western bank of the Euphrates River in northeast Syria, clearing Islamic State (IS) terrorists in the northern and southern quarters of Deir ez-Zor after breaking a three-year blockade of this city.

by | September 12, 2017 | 21:01

Missouri Electric Cooperatives will be split between Georgia and Florida locations. While Tallahassee electric crews are now in a holding pattern, they are expected to try to go back out and restore power to residents later today. Spokesman Michael DeFreeuw said crews have always stepped up when volunteers are needed. Some electrical workers from East Tennessee are on their way to Florida to help with power restoration, while others are still on standby.

by | September 12, 2017 | 20:59

Jenkins was found dead in a freezer at around 1 a.m. on Sunday morning at the Crowne Plaza Chicago O'Hare Hotel. Jenkins' friends said they had all been drinking and using drugs in one of the hotel rooms, police said. " Within that time, maybe we could have saved my child's life ". "Sometimes people keep refrigerators on all the time even if they're unused", he said.

by | September 12, 2017 | 20:41

Mired in legal and moral arguments, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals - DACA - is largely misunderstood by the general public, say proponents and opponents of the federal program. "I feel a bit frustrated because we haven't done anything". Fixing DACA is only one action that must be taken, and that action should be clear.

by | September 12, 2017 | 20:20

Melton was taken to the hospital where he remains. Police say that after Melton strolled back to where he had been endeavoring to rest, Quackenbush escaped her vehicle with a weapon and the contention proceeded. After the man left, Katie Quackenbush escaped her auto to escort her companion to a vehicle stopped close by. She grabbed her gun and put a magazine inside.

by | September 12, 2017 | 20:12

We are not looking for war", US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told the council after the vote. The fact that these sanctions are leveled by a united Security Council shows that the entire global community is unified around this point.

by | September 12, 2017 | 19:50

These prediction models put Jose anywhere from SC to Newfoundland, or Jose could even move back out into the ocean. Some of the models put the storm in the Atlantic, while others keep the storm closer to Maryland, Virginia or North Carolina.

by | September 12, 2017 | 19:20

The pilot, Manfred Forst, was transported to the Hospital of Central Connecticut with what appeared to be minor injuries. The man told reporters he was flying out for breakfast when the crash happened. It's hard to tell from the camera angle, but it doesn't look like the plane or the falling branches damaged any cars in the parking lot. An official with the Federal Aviation Administration was expected to inspect the site as part of an investigation.

by | September 12, 2017 | 19:08

Adams, who has a criminal record that incorporates medicate ownership and strike, confronts capital punishment if sentenced first-degree kill. "And he nearly got away with it", the prosecutors said in court, according to Fox News . Autry could testify at trial, his attorney told a judge in February. Clint Bobo said he heard voices coming from the carport behind the family's home.

by | September 12, 2017 | 19:09

The boy's mother, 42, and father, 45, tried to pull him to safety only for the base of the crater to collapse. However, this has not yet been confirmed by authorities and nor is the cause of death, though it is likely the three died from inhaling gas fumes.

by | September 12, 2017 | 18:27

The National Hurricane Centre (NHC) forecast potentially deadly storm surges - water driven ashore by the winds - of up to 4.6m along some parts of the coast. The county's emergency management director, Bryan Koon, is calling the storm a possible "humanitarian crisis". FPL says that 19,500 workers, including contractors and employees, are working to restore power to affected users.

by | September 12, 2017 | 18:16

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met President of the Republic of Belarus, A.G. Lukashenko, on Tuesday, at Hyderabad House in New Delhi . "We considered ideas and initiatives for further expanding it", Modi told reporters after the talks.

by | September 12, 2017 | 17:54

As long as the judgement passed by the larger bench stood, the verdict passed by the three-judge bench remained merged with the five-member bench's judgement, the petition explained. "In terms of legal and constitutional dispensation of the State of Pakistan, a Supreme Court bench of lesser strength can not upset or pre-empt the decision of a larger bench", they contended.

by | September 12, 2017 | 17:24

Shelters have been opened across the state for those who can not safely stay in their homes. As Hurricane Irma plowed through Florida early Monday, a hurricane watch remained in effect for parts of the SC coast even as the monster storm was downgraded to a Category 1.

by | September 12, 2017 | 17:20

While Hatch hasn't made a final determination on the 2018 race, he indicated in March he would be willing to step aside if an "outstanding person" such as Romney were to run. The stars seem lined up on this one - at 83, Hatch has speculated openly about calling it a career, and has publicly identified Romney as someone he'd like to have succeed him.