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2 dead, damage in Mexico after Hurricane Katia strikes

2 dead, damage in Mexico after Hurricane Katia strikes The National Hurricane Center downgraded Hurricane Jose to a Category 1 storm Tuesday morning as the storm lingered north of the Caribbean. Jose peaked as a Category 4 hurricane last week but had weakened to a Category 2 storm with 105 miles per hour winds, the hurricane center said. [Full Article...]

Recovery efforts begin as Florida Keys residents are allowed to return home

Recovery efforts begin as Florida Keys residents are allowed to return home In addition, the hurricane center say tornadoes are possible across northeastern Florida, southeasternGeorgia, and SC through Monday night. Britain has sent more than 700 troops to the Caribbean to help with the relief efforts in British territories which have been devastated by the hurricane. [Full Article...]

Kobach Faces Pushback On New Hampshire Voter Fraud Comments

Kobach Faces Pushback On New Hampshire Voter Fraud Comments But do you think there's any merit in that line of thinking that, you know, the panel should at least, at the very least, be able to start looking into issues around voter fraud at all? "It's a commission that is about promoting this false and risky narrative that vote fraud is something that's widespread across the country and we know that that's just not the case", says Kristen Clarke, p... [Full Article...]

UN Security Council unanimously steps up sanctions against N.Korea

But it reportedly dropped the travel ban and asset freeze for North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, which was initially proposed in the first draft authored by the Untie States. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang stressed the need for consensus and maintaining peace. Mr Turnbull told the president of Australia's steadfast commitment to South Korea and the pair agreed the recent nuclear te... [Full Article...]

Macon debris removal, power restoration to start once strong winds subside

Macon debris removal, power restoration to start once strong winds subside He noted that storm surge is moving in, accounting for some of the flooding, but it was not as much as officials initially anticipated. A Miami resident has been documenting the turbulent floods and high winds from his high-rise home as Hurricane Irma hits Florida. [Full Article...]

Soldiers charged under terror laws

Soldiers charged under terror laws All three were remanded in custody to appear before the Old Bailey court in London on September 21. According to a West Midland Police spokesman, the arrests were "pre-planned and intelligence-led and there was no risk to the public's safety". [Full Article...]

Now a tropical storm, Irma hits Florida with wind, flooding

Now a tropical storm, Irma hits Florida with wind, flooding FEMA Chief Brock Long said he believed the Keys and Collier County in southwest Florida took the brunt of the storm. But the Southeast will be hit with heavy winds and rain. The National Hurricane Centre said hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 80 miles (130 km) from the centre, and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 415 miles (665 km). [Full Article...]

Cops: Woman shoots homeless man for asking her to move her Porsche

Cops: Woman shoots homeless man for asking her to move her Porsche Police say the driver, Katie Quackenbush of Nashville, began arguing with Melton before shooting him twice and fleeing in the Porsche. Her father, Jesse Quackenbush , released the following statement, saying his daughter fired two warning shots not meaning to hit Melton. [Full Article...]

UNSC slaps new sanctions on North Korea

UNSC slaps new sanctions on North Korea Passing a resolution at the UN Security Council allows the global community, and particularly its five veto-wielding permanent members ( China , France, Russia, the United Kingdom and the United States) to demonstrate unity, to deliver a form of collective admonishment to the state at hand. [Full Article...]

Dutch King heads to Caribbean to support post-hurricane efforts

Dutch King heads to Caribbean to support post-hurricane efforts Dutch King Willem-Alexander says the scenes of devastation he witnessed on the Caribbean island of St. Martin in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma are the worst he's ever seen. Martin. In a news conference in the Pointe-a-Pitre airport, Macron said the government's "top priority" is to help island residents return to normal life. [Full Article...]

UN Security Council approves new North Korea sanctions

UN Security Council approves new North Korea sanctions She added: "We are doing that by hitting North Korea's ability to fuel and fund its weapons programme". The cap on the import of petroleum products could have an impact, but North Korea will still be able to import the same amount of crude oil that is has this year. [Full Article...]

Weather Warning: Chance of power cuts and damage

Weather Warning: Chance of power cuts and damage Met Office forecaster Greg Dewhurst said: "There will be a definite autumnal feel to the weather over the next few days". However the 75mph winds expected across the Republic of Ireland and England will miss Northern Ireland as the low pressure system will bypass by the province further south. [Full Article...]

Here are some of the records Hurricane Irma blew away

Here are some of the records Hurricane Irma blew away The Triangle probably will get some rain and perhaps a drenching Tuesday, but most of the region is expected to escape much trouble as Hurricane Irma works up the west coast of Florida during the day and then moves into western Georgia. Millions more are at risk of losing power as the storm continues northwest. The National Hurricane Service's latest update said that 150 km/h gust was rece... [Full Article...]

The number of victims in the natural disaster in Mexico has risen

The number of victims in the natural disaster in Mexico has risen The hurricane aid was offered "as good neighbors should always do in hard times". The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Katia had winds of 105 miles per hour early Friday afternoon, with strengthening expected. He also threatened to "terminate" NAFTA. That same statement also noted that drug trafficking and related crime are a "shared problem". "[Mr] Tillerson offered his condolences for... [Full Article...]

LGBT activist Edith Windsor dies at 88

LGBT activist Edith Windsor dies at 88 Her death was confirmed to The New York Times by her wife, Judith Kasen-Windsor, whom she married in 2016 . Over four decades after uprisings at Stonewall Inn, Compton's Cafeteria and Cooper's Donuts started the modern LGBTQ rights movement, Windsor became a major advocate for marriage equality. [Full Article...]

Republican Senator Ted Cruz Likes X-Rated Video on Twitter

Republican Senator Ted Cruz Likes X-Rated Video on Twitter She stays to watch, "to her own evident pleasure", as Newsweek puts it . Although the tweet is no longer viewable in Cruz's timeline, screenshots of the blunder are being shared widely throughout the internet today . "Can't believe I just caught Ted Cruz slipping", wrote @BobSamurai . This is not the first time Cruz has been the subject of an odd, sex-related controversy. [Full Article...]

Ryan Group CEO seeks pre-arrest bail; his parents get interim protection

Ryan Group CEO seeks pre-arrest bail; his parents get interim protection The crime took place within 10 minutes after Pradyuman was dropped at the school by his father. According to a story carried by The Quint , Prayuman's father was told by the parents of some of his son's classmates that the school authorities asked them to clean the bloodstains on his water bottle. [Full Article...]

Police and prison officers to get a pay rise above 1%

Police and prison officers to get a pay rise above 1% Public sector pay was frozen for two years in 2010, except for those earning less than £21,000 a year, and since 2013, rises have been capped at 1% - below the rate of inflation. Mick Cash, general secretary of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union, said: "Divide and rule will not deflect from the campaign to scrap the pay cap for all and that includes our members on the Royal Fleet Auxiliary dow... [Full Article...]

Trump meeting with Malaysian prime minister under scrutiny

Trump meeting with Malaysian prime minister under scrutiny Trump listed "meeting with Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak of Malaysia" as the fourth item in his official schedule, followed by a separate item listed as an "expanded meeting" with Najib. Mr. Najib said Tuesday the airline deals would be worth $10 billion in five years, or more if the airline executes the option for additional planes. [Full Article...]

Australian Voters Begin Receiving Ballots on Same-Sex Marriage Survey

Australian Voters Begin Receiving Ballots on Same-Sex Marriage Survey Asked by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation if there was a lack of leadership in sport regarding social justice issues, like same-sex marriage, he admitted the fact that he owned the NBL gave him more liberty than others. If most Australians vote "yes", the government will move for a parliamentary vote, but will not do so if there is a "no" outcome. "No" campaigners have companied that "yes... [Full Article...]


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