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Trump donates $1 million to help Harvey victims

Trump donates $1 million to help Harvey victims The first lady's spokeswoman goes on to reveal that Melania understands this is a "long-term process", but is "committed to helping people and seeing that through". Trump replied to the GOP's tweet early Thursday morning. The president was expected to announce that he will end protections for young immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children, but with a six-month delay. [Full Article...]

Southwest Airlines helps animals orphaned by Hurricane Harvey find new forever homes

Southwest Airlines helps animals orphaned by Hurricane Harvey find new forever homes The San Diego center's president called animals the "silent victims" of the storm and said shelters in the area have been "devastated" without electricity and supplies. To date, the fundraiser has surpassed its original goal, raising nearly $50K in just a few days. The airline teamed up with the Helen Woodward Animal Centre (HWAC) in San Diego after the devastating Hurricane in Houston left many... [Full Article...]

Greg Abbott selects A&M's John Sharp to lead Harvey rebuilding effort

Greg Abbott selects A&M's John Sharp to lead Harvey rebuilding effort Abbott says that the funds represent a "new model" of quick delivery of federal money to local authorities. Years before that, he was a longtime Democratic elected official, serving as the comptroller, in both houses of the state legislature and on the Railroad Commission. [Full Article...]

North Adams: NAPS students receive free meals

North Adams: NAPS students receive free meals As of Wednesday, September 6, New York City's first day of school, all 1.1 million students are eligible for a hot lunch under the program Free School Lunch for All . "No more being called names, no more bullying, no one will make fun of them, now everyone will eat a free and nutritious lunch, and there's no more separation", says James. [Full Article...]

Country's first Hyperloop to connect Vijayawada-Amaravati

Country's first Hyperloop to connect Vijayawada-Amaravati HTT is going to work with the Public, private partnership (PPP) and the said that it would take six months for the starting the project after completion of mapping and deciding the routes. Hyperloop Transportation Technologies is one of the two companies working on the concept of Hyperloop which was initially proposed by Elon Musk . APEDB CEO Krishna Kishore said: "Amaravati is a... [Full Article...]

Feds Won't Punish United For Dragging Doctor Off Flight

Feds Won't Punish United For Dragging Doctor Off Flight Nonetheless, it concludes that "enforcement action is not warranted in this matter". The letter informing United of the DoT decision was dated May 12, but it was not published until Wednesday, after the nonprofit Flyers Rights obtained it through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request. [Full Article...]

Indian Military Leader: We Must Prepare for War with China, Pakistan

Indian Military Leader: We Must Prepare for War with China, Pakistan The editorial in Friday's newspaper said , "Admittedly, Rawat has such a big mouth that he could ignite the hostile atmosphere between Beijing and New Delhi ". "We don't know whether he was authorised to speak those words or it was just his spontaneous words or whether his words represented the position of the Indian government", he reportedly said. [Full Article...]

Bannon Says Catholic Church Only Supports DACA For The Money

Bannon Says Catholic Church Only Supports DACA For The Money Bannon said, "By the way, you know why?" He went further to explain that in his opinion, the church supported illegal immigration because "they need illegal aliens to fill their churches". Asked if Cohn should have quit, Bannon said: "Absolutely". They come to us first. Cardinal Timothy Dolan of NY said Trump's decision "is certainly not Christian, and I would contend it's not America... [Full Article...]

In Egypt archaeologists have discovered an ancient tomb

In Egypt archaeologists have discovered an ancient tomb Egyptian archaeologists discovered a pharaonic tomb belonging to a royal goldsmith who lived more than 3,500 years ago during the reign of the 18th dynasty. It is unclear, all three mummies found associated with Amenemhat. Authorities believe that the tomb of Amenemhat, who was a jeweler of the God Amon, the most powerful deity of this period may lead to further discoveries in the necropolis of ... [Full Article...]

Authorities Beg Floridians To Please Not Shoot Their Guns At Hurricane Irma

Authorities Beg Floridians To Please Not Shoot Their Guns At Hurricane Irma As enormous storm Hurricane Irma bears down on Florida after wreaking devastation throughout the Caribbean , locals are not taking the threat of death and destruction lying down. These kinds of winds can bend metal poles, ' he said. FPL said it had more than 16,000 restoration workers positioned across Florida . 'We're going to continue operating until the storm no longer allows us to do... [Full Article...]

Richard Branson has survived Hurricane Irma on his private island

Richard Branson has survived Hurricane Irma on his private island Several guests left the island for safety reasons but Branson elected to stay. According to Branson, those who remained on Necker Island spent the nights before the storm in summer-camp-style bunk beds. Duncan asks that donations be made here. "I know we are fortunate here on Necker and Moskito ", says Branson said . But he said the British Virgin Islands, where his island is located, wo... [Full Article...]

Hurricane Irma sucks water away from shoreline of the Bahamas

Hurricane Irma sucks water away from shoreline of the Bahamas The footage shows dry land as far as the eye can see as Irma passed just south of Long Island. The shelters in the Southern Bahamas were activated on Thursday for residents who made a decision to remain on those islands. The water is due to return to Long Island on Sunday, she added. Cuba was hit on Saturday with winds of up to 160mph, the first time the island had suffered such a strong hurri... [Full Article...]

State prepares with watchful eye on Hurricane Irma

State prepares with watchful eye on Hurricane Irma The state of emergency went into effect 8 a.m. Thursday. When the governor initially declared a state of emergency for all 100 counties, Irma was headed directly toward the state. The state department of transportation is warning of increased traffic on interstates in North Carolina, particularly those that run south to north. [Full Article...]

Hurricane Irma Expected To Bring Heavy Rain To Southern NE

Hurricane Irma Expected To Bring Heavy Rain To Southern NE While we are enjoying handsome, calm weather, the southeastern U.S.is preparing for Hurricane Irma. As of Saturday evening, Hurricane Irma continued its westward track, projected to take it up the Gulf Coast of Florida and into Georgia and Tennessee through next week. [Full Article...]

What will zoos do to protect animals when Hurricane Irma strikes?

What will zoos do to protect animals when Hurricane Irma strikes? The zoo likewise referenced Hurricane Andrew, one of the most exceedingly bad recorded tempests to ever hit Florida , calling attention to that the majority of its creatures survived at that point. He says staff members were able to pack up and temporarily relocate those animals to other AZA zoos and aquariums after the storm passed, but it's tougher when you're dealing with fish. [Full Article...]

Mexico natural disaster death toll rises as Hurricane Katia hits Gulf coast

Mexico natural disaster death toll rises as Hurricane Katia hits Gulf coast The odd lights people saw and documented on social media are believed to be part of an unusual phenomenon, which is caused by the activation of electrical charges on certain types of rock during a quake. Two people died in Villa Flores, one in Pijijiapán and another in Jiquipilas. Part of the city hall collapsed. The National Weather Service didn't expect a tsunami on the U.S. [Full Article...]

North Korea urges nuclear build-up on anniversary

North Korea urges nuclear build-up on anniversary President Donald Trump said it's not "inevitable" that the US will wind up in a war with North Korea over its continued development of nuclear weapons, but that military action remains an option. "I would prefer not going the route of the military, but it is something certainly that could happen". "Is it inevitable? Nothing is inevitable", Mr Trump said during a news conference. [Full Article...]

Gov. Kay Ivey issues State of Emergency ahead of Hurricane Irma

Gov. Kay Ivey issues State of Emergency ahead of Hurricane Irma Mass shelters and meals are being prepared with help from the Red Cross and county officials, state Emergency Management Director Mike Sprayberry said. The Category 4 storm's projected track - which once had the Palmetto State in its crosshairs - leaned west Friday. A storm surge watch now includes the Florida Keys northward to Tampa Bay on the west and Sebastian Inlet to the east. [Full Article...]

Dozens of dogs left chained to trees as owners fled Hurricane Irma

Mar-a-Lago, which overlooks the ocean on Palm Beach, was built in 1927. However, Fortune reports that Mar-a-Lago isn't Trump's only South Florida property. And yet, Trump received a $17 million insurance payment for damages in 2005. "We continue to send our thoughts and prayers to victims of Hurricane Harvey and are praying for those that are in the path of Hurricane Irma ", the spokesperson ... [Full Article...]

Several Trump properties in Irma's path

Several Trump properties in Irma's path President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago mansion could take a battering from Hurricane Irma . It comes just days before Hurricane Irma is set to hit Florida after killing several people in the Caribbean. "Our teams at our four properties in Florida are taking all of the proper precautions and are following local and Florida State Advisories very closely to help ensure that everyone is kept safe and... [Full Article...]


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