by | June 22, 2017 | 09:22

But the heavy rains were on its east side, meaning the major rain threat stretched from southeastern Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. Abbott activated four Texas Task Force 1 boat squads and two Texas Military Department vehicle squads of five vehicles each to respond to any emergencies.

by | June 22, 2017 | 09:16

Typically, judges might withhold names of jurors to protect their privacy during the trial but would release them when a trial concludes, if not earlier. "This court carefully balanced the rights of the parties to a fair and impartial trial, preservation of the confidentiality of the deliberation process, the privacy concerns of the discharged jurors and the press's First Amendment rights and finds that, on balance, this court is bound by (a prior Supreme Court decision)", O'Neill wrote.

by | June 22, 2017 | 09:15

Handel also made a direct appeal to Ossoff's supporters. Following the Georgia results, Trump took to Twitter to ridicule Democrats for their losing streak. Even among Republicans , his approval rating is 72 percent - down 11 points since April. (However, the party was much different when some of the women lawmakers served than it is today.) But if that's the case, what glass ceiling is Trump Jr.

by | June 22, 2017 | 09:16

Trump said he had spoken with Warmbier's parents, telling reporters in the Oval Office that it was "incredible what they've gone through". Last week, the release of a detained United States tourist in what initially seemed a gesture of goodwill by Pyongyang turned sour when it was revealed that 22-year-old Otto Warmbier had been in a coma for some time.

by | June 22, 2017 | 09:18

Rather than breaking down in tears and refusing to leave her little girl the mother of Avery Leilani found herself some hunky football players. Twitter was here for this party. Mom: "I made some friends". 'You now have the coolest mom on campus, ' wrote one. Parents were told if they posted a silly photo at orientation, their kid might win a $500.00 scholarship.

by | June 22, 2017 | 09:12

They identified him as Amor Ftouhi of Quebec province. According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation officer, Ftouhi yelled "Allahu Akbar", or "Allah is the greatest" in English before he made the attack with a 30-centimeter knife against Officer Jeff Neville , at the Bishop International Airport in Flint.

by | June 22, 2017 | 09:06

Police Commander Dean Haydon speculated that the bloodthirsty zealots might have worn bomb props "as protection from being shot themselves". When the three # London Bridge attackers drove across London Bridge and then headed into Borough Market waving knives, they were seen to be wearing what looked like genuine suicide belts .

by | June 22, 2017 | 09:04

Still, last night's results were devastating for Democrats, as Handel defeated Ossoff by 4 points. Democrats also lost a special election in neighboring SC on Tuesday, where Republican Ralph Norman easily prevailed over Democrat Archie Parnell in a seat formerly held by Republican Mick Mulvaney, who is now serving as Trump's budget director.

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:58

An estimated 23 million people could lose their healthcare under the plan, according to the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office. Under that process - which permits passage of a bill with only the support of a simple majority of lawmakers - Republicans must prove it adheres with several long-standing Senate rules, as well as the reconciliation blueprint passed earlier this year as part of a bare-bones fiscal year 2017 budget resolution.

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:58

Those were, he said, the rights of expatriate citizens and problems of a new EU-UK border, notably cutting across Ireland. Britain will leave the European Union in March 2019 with or without a deal. That's why we will work all the time with the United Kingdom and never against the UK. They are due to give a joint news conference after talks among their teams lasting seven hours.

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:55

The deal comes just weeks after US President Donald Trump signed a US arms deal with Saudi Arabia of around $110 billion. A senior administration official told Reuters earlier last week that the USA had no prior indication from the Saudis or Emiratis during Trump's visit that they would sever ties with Qatar .

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:54

But their Georgia victory was not to be . Frustrated Democrats pondered the party's future and questioned its campaign messaging on Wednesday after a demoralizing defeat in a Georgia congressional race widely seen as a referendum on President Donald Trump's young administration.

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:54

Turkey's full accession to the European Union is of "vital" importance for Europe's security, visiting Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said Monday, Anadolu reported. "Visa liberalisation for the Turks and financial support towards the country", have not yet been properly addressed, the Turkish leader added. "I would like to underline again that a guarantee system that does not include the unilateral intervention of our motherland will not be a guarantee system and that we are ...

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:49

In Israel last month, Trump was silent on settlements, at least publicly. Video showed him giving Netanyahu, a friend of Kushner's father, a handshake and a hug as they prepared to sit down with the Israeli ambassador to Washington, the US ambassador to Israel and other senior officials for preliminary discussions.

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:50

President Reuven sent his deep condolences on Saturday night to the family of the young Border Guard Policewoman murdered in Jerusalem by a Palestinian Authority terrorist Friday while guarding the Old City's Damascus Gate entrance. "The Prime Minister demands that the Palestinian Authority condemn the attack and expects the global community to do so too", read a statement issued by the prime minister's office.

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:46

Tuesday's flights by B-1Bs came shortly after the death of a U.S. college student who was recently released by North Korea in a coma following more than 17 months of captivity. "At least I know China tried!", Mr. Trump said in a tweet which came hours before the US and China were set to meet in Washington to talk about North Korea .

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:31

The first official showcase will take place at the Pyeongchang Winter Games in South Korea in February 2018 - which will become the first "all cloud" Games - where Intel will provide real-time virtual reality viewing of the event. Bringing on a technology sponsor like Intel also plays into the IOC's strategy to reach a younger demographic to help stem slumping viewership. Intel is also planning to implement the use of 360 degree camera technology and 5G platforms during the games, which ...

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:29

Cardona, who lives in Queens, has been detained since February after appearing for a routine ICE appointment, Cuomo said. The organization noted that in New York State, 3,850 people under 18 between 2001 and 2010 were married, and said that "other states should follow New York's example by enacting laws to end this harmful practice".

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:27

Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday that she wanted the border between the United Kingdom and the European Union to be as seamless as possible after Brexit . "Instead, they want more money and to maintain free trade across northern and southern Ireland after Britain's exit from the EU', he declared". Senior representatives from Northern Ireland's main political parties met May in London earlier.

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:28

The cause of Warmbier's death is not known, and his family objected to an autopsy , a request the Hamilton County Coroner's Office in OH honored. The Hamilton County coroner's office announced there is an investigation into Warmbier's death. There was no immediate word from the family about why relatives opted not to perform an autopsy , which may have shed more light on the cause of the neurological injuries Warmbier suffered in North Korea .

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:26

Asked about the DUP comments, a Conservative source said the talks were still taking place. "The government needs to focus on talks.They have not been going as expected", a DUP source told Sky News . If the so-called "confidence and supply" agreement is challenged in the courts, judges would have to decide whether such a government would be unable to exercise "rigorous impartiality".

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:23

Cullen will not be paid with taxpayer money, an aide said . Among the questions Sanders deflected Thursday was to whom exactly Trump was referring to as "bad and conflicted people" in one of his early morning tweets. Any such step would face a steep hurdle as it would require approval by the U.S. House of Representatives, which is controlled by Trump's fellow Republicans.

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:21

KCNA said the weapon that was tested on Thursday featured in a military parade in Pyongyang on April 15, which marked the birthday of the North's founding father Kim Il-Sung. The missiles, which the South said flew about 200 kilometers (125 miles), were tested in waters between the Korean Peninsula and Japan, where USA aircraft carriers USS Carl Vinson and USS Ronald Reagan participated in joint exercises with the South Korean navy that ended earlier this week.

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:22

Gillespie, 55, of Fairfax County, has tried to avoid appearing either too critical or too supportive of Trump, a task that could become more hard in a general-election campaign targeting a broader audience of potential voters. Stewart, with his prominent connections to the campaign, ran as a vocal Trump backer. Virginia Republican gubernatorial hopeful Ed Gillespie greets voters mid-afternoon at the polls at Glen Allen High School, near Richmond, Va., on primary day across the state on ...

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:19

But as the event showed, it's nearly not worth the trouble. "When we have an announcement of a personal nature, we'll let you know", he said. The reporter, incredulous, pointed out that there were 16 intelligence reports that had claimed Russian involvement.