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by | September 12, 2017 | 18:26

Despite being downgraded to a tropical storm Monday, Irma , the once-powerful Category 5 hurricane, isn't finished throwing all it has left at mankind. If there was a concern for the eastern USA, it would be next week. Although its wind speeds had decreased since its landfall in Cuba , the storm remained highly destructive.

by | September 12, 2017 | 18:17

Lukashenko. In heavy duty construction machinery, India has a growing demand and Belarus has the industrial strength, he noted. "We are in the new stage of our cooperation". Belarus and India have already determined the philosophy of relations, now it is essential to develop the practical dimension, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko said as he met with India Vice President Venkaiah Naidu in New Delhi on 12 September, BelTA has learned.

by | September 12, 2017 | 17:54

Khawaja Haris has requested the court to postpone his client's review petition in the disqualification matter till fixation and hearing of the plea about objections raised over the five-member bench's jurisdiction to announce the final verdict in the Panama Papers case.

by | September 12, 2017 | 17:35

The 28-year-old worked for the Trump Organization preceding her crusade work, incorporating with Ivanka Trump's form organization. Hicks previously worked for the Trump Organization, the Trump family's privately owned global conglomerate, including Ivanka Trump's fashion company.

by | September 12, 2017 | 17:23

ALLEN: Well, right now, Irma is a Category 2 storm, a strong Category 2, 110 mile per hour winds , large storm still with winds extending some 80 miles from the center. The storm damaged about 95% of the buildings on the island, said Gaston Browne, Prime Minister of the nation of Antigua and Barbuda . Miami International Airport , one of the busiest in the country, halted passenger flights through until Monday.

by | September 12, 2017 | 17:19

Senate - in Utah? So far, Hatch has been noncommittal about whether he'll run for an eighth term. The report, based on sources close to Romney, said the former MA governor would jump into the race if Hatch opts not to. Against Jenny Wilson, a potential Democratic candidate, Senator Hatch trailed by eleven percent. Hatch's adviser Dave Hansen said Hatch would likely make a decision by the end of the year on running again.

by | September 12, 2017 | 17:17

The Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity will hold its second meeting in Manchester, New Hampshire, the state that has long held the first nominating primary in the USA presidential election cycle. The plaintiffs want the law struck down eventually, but more urgently are seeking an injunction to prevent it from being put into play when voters in Laconia and Belmont head to the polls on Tuesday.

by | September 12, 2017 | 17:11

A turn toward the southeast is expected for Tuesday night and Wednesday . Irma is no longer a tropical weather system, but widespread rains continue from Tennessee to the Carolinas. The weakening center of Irma will track too far to the southwest to bring us the kind of gusts that would knock over trees and power lines. It's nearly as if Jose is trapped in the Bermuda Triangle of maritime lore, but there's nothing supernatural at work with the forecast track.

by | September 12, 2017 | 17:04

Tropical storm winds were expected in Savannah as well, prompting authorities Sunday afternoon to close the towering Talmadge Memorial Bridge that spans the Savannah River between Georgia and SC. According to Miami-Dade Police, there was a family inside at the time. Scott evacuated his wife, daughter, son-in-law, and four grandsons to the Governor's Mansion in Tallahassee on Friday after forecasts had the most severe projections of the menacing floods moving into the heart of Naples, ...

by | September 12, 2017 | 16:53

Yacob, a former member of the ruling People's Action Party, entered politics in 2001. The Returning Officer, Energy Market Authority chief executive Ng Wai Choong, will declare her the elected President on Nomination Day on Wednesday. The government has said that having a Malay hold office this time is important because the president plays a unifying role. President Yusof Ishak was Singapore's first President and the only Malay to have held the office till he died in 1970.

by | September 12, 2017 | 16:52

TUC general secretary Frances O'Grady said: "This below-inflation pay offer is pathetic". Pay shouldn't be a popularity contest. The vote was set for 13 September. "We asked for 2.8% and provided compelling evidence to support this". He said: "Police officers do not join the service to make huge amounts of money, they do it out of a sense of duty and this year in particular have been tested to the max".

by | September 12, 2017 | 16:54

Virgin Islands, and Barbuda, all of which were just hit by Irma . Category 5 Irma's winds have reached 185 miles per hour , making it a Category 5 hurricane, the strongest storm on the Saffir-Simpson scale. Hurricane Jose continues to strengthen, moving west-northwest at around 17 miles per hour. The torrential rainfall from Katia - now a category 1 hurricane - may cause "life-threatening flash floods and mudslides, especially in areas of mountainous terrain", it said.

by | September 12, 2017 | 16:51

Oaxaca's governor Alejandro Murat said at least 12,000 homes were damaged in his state, and called on those affected to make their own way to shelters because it was proving impossible to distribute aid house by house. The government has been coping with heavy rains and the impact from Hurricane Katia on the Gulf state of Veracruz. The death toll from the recent magnitude-8.2 quake that rocked southern Mexico rose to 95 on Monday, the government of the southern state of Oaxaca said.

by | September 12, 2017 | 16:50

By Wednesday morning, the forecast shows Irma in far western Kentucky. The National Weather Service in Columbia said Hurricane Irma will result in a High Wind Watch for the Midlands. GFS model track of the center of Hurricane Irma - mean sea level pressure (millibars). The storm is predicted to move north-northwest along the Florida peninsula during the day Sunday.

by | September 12, 2017 | 16:52

CBS North Carolina Storm Team Chief Meteorologist Wes Hohenstein said he's not as anxious about Jose but it's a storm worth watching. Hurricane watches, meaning sustained winds of 74 miles per hour or higher are possible, have been in effect for Antigua, Barbuda, Anguilla, Sint Maarten and St.

by | September 12, 2017 | 16:38

Putin said he and Abe discussed the prospect of a peace treaty officially ending World War Two hostilities, which has never been signed because of the territorial dispute. "This is a very complicated and sensitive issue", he said. On coming to power in May, Moon opposed the early installation of the shield. Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told reporters in Tokyo that his country was preparing for various scenarios, including North Korea's development of electromagnetic pulse ...

by | September 12, 2017 | 16:33

As well as Hurricane Irma we now have two other hurricanes in the west Atlantic, Jose and Katia, not to mention the destruction from Hurricane Harvey in Texas. The National Hurricane Center said it expected the storm's center to remain inland over Florida and then move into Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee where heavy rain and possible flash floods will be a major concern.

by | September 12, 2017 | 16:26

President Moon Jae-in's emphasis on the "tentative" nature of the deployment of US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense makes it seem as if it could be stopped at any moment, a representative of the Liberty Korea Party (LKP), the country's second-largest party, said Saturday.

by | September 12, 2017 | 16:04

Alas, collectively, innocent Rohingya and Kaman Muslims, Buddhists, Hindus, and others in Rakhine State all suffer from the violence. The rally participants also submitted a memorandum of their demand to the government through Chief District Officer Ramesh KC.

by | September 12, 2017 | 16:06

Katia , which is located in the western Gulf of Mexico , is packing winds of 80 miles per hour, according to an 11 p.m. ET advisory from the National Hurricane Center . It's likely that all other older buildings there have at least been damaged, he said. Before that happens though, Jose could become the third major hurricane this season.

by | September 12, 2017 | 16:06

Dangerous Hurricane Katia is threatening to unleash destructive waves, deadly deluges and powerful winds as it churns through the Gulf of Mexico. A tropical storm warning is in effect for Guadeloupe and Dominica, as well as the Dominican Republic from south of Cabo Engao to Isla Saona and for Haiti from south of Le Mole St.

by | September 12, 2017 | 15:57

Hurricane Irma hit the Dominican Republic and Haiti on Friday, heading for Cuba and the Bahamas. Earlier, Hurricane Harvey put pressure on USA oil sector. Analysts said Brent was likely to retain its edge over WTI in the near-term based on indications Saudi Arabia will be cutting supplies again next month.

by | September 12, 2017 | 15:51

The "like" was later removed from the senator's account, Cruz's senior communications adviser Catherine Frazier said. PornHub later identified the X-rated actress as Cory Chase. Sen. Ted Cruz has been busy on Twitter . Last year, he was among Republican delegates who unanimously voted to add an amendment to the draft of their platform that called pornography a "public health crisis" and a "public menace" that is destroying lives.

by | September 12, 2017 | 15:51

They worked with the residents to cut a hole in the second story of the home to enter and survive the six-foot-high storm surge. Hurricane Irma hit Florida with brutal force. Irma pushes north and is causing problems in Charleston, S.C. . Even as glimmers of hope emerged from parts of the state forecasters once anxious would be razed by the storm, the fate of the Florida Keys, where Irma rumbled through with Category 4 muscle, remained largely a question mark.

by | September 12, 2017 | 15:47

But on Thursday, after days of talks with regional leaders and officials, Putin struck a more optimistic note, saying Russian Federation could see that the administration of U.S. had spent even one fifth of the time and effort on the North Korean issue compared with the Iranian case, then the North Korean nuclear issue could have been resolved".

by | September 12, 2017 | 15:46

Putin also said sanctions will not change the North Korean regime but would increase the suffering of regular North Koreans. While Putin reiterated Moscow's opposition to new sanctions against North Korea, he told reporters he had assured South Korean President Moon Jae-in that Moscow condemns North Korea's nuclear test and thinks it "flagrantly violates" global law.

by | September 12, 2017 | 15:41

It also bans all textile exports and prohibits all countries from authorising new work permits for North Korean workers. The weakened language was a nod to Russian Federation, a big user of imported North Korean labor. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (SHIN'-zoh AH'-bay) said Tuesday in Tokyo that he highly appreciates what he called "a remarkably tough sanctions resolution".

by | September 12, 2017 | 15:29

Nebenzya was also quoted as saying that Russian Federation "supported all the U.N. Security Council resolutions demanding that Pyongyang put an end to its nuclear and missile programs in order to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula". "Beyond the U.S. $1.3 billion in annual revenues we will cut from North Korea, new maritime authorities will help us stop them from obtaining funds by smuggling coal and other prohibited materials around the world by ship", Haley said.

by | September 12, 2017 | 15:24

Hurricane Irma is getting weaker as it moves over the western Florida peninsula early Monday. Then as we go towards the end of the work week and into next week our winds turn out of the south pushing temperatures back into the upper 80s to lower 90s and causing humidity levels to rise making it feel more like summer again.

by | September 12, 2017 | 15:03

The " potentially catastrophic ", terrifying-to-glimpse-at-even-on-a-radar storm named Hurricane Irma is barreling toward Puerto Rico . "Winds were around 24 knots with gusts up to 31 knots ― all well below operating limits for the 737-900ER to safely operate", Delta said.

by | September 12, 2017 | 14:58

That's what I am saying". "That's not good, and that's not us", coach Pete Carroll said. "I am disappointed we are talking about that today". You're either with us or you're going to throw us under the bus when things don't go right. Graham didn't get his $40 million contract that's ending this season by blocking. It's hard to ask a defense to do anything more than what Seattle's did Sunday, especially against Rodgers at Lambeau Field .

by | September 12, 2017 | 14:53

Her son James Spoonamore, 5, was found dead in the area. Commissioner Rick Sanders held a news conference on Monday afternoon with new details in their investigation. On Sunday, more than 200 people took part in a massive search effort to look for James Spoonamore. But Monday morning they made the tragic discovery of the child's body.

by | September 12, 2017 | 14:53

Hurricane Irma Shatters Florida :- USA has been hit by hurricanes most frequently in the recent times. Miami's economy is fuelled by the development of luxury high-rises. At least 10 deaths in the US are now attributed to Irma, some hit by falling trees or tree limbs and one killed in a storm-related auto accident. Browne told ABC News in a phone interview, "When you have an unprecedented storm like this that comes with such significant wind force this is like having a bomb ...

by | September 12, 2017 | 14:52

The fresh sanctions are said to have six main goals - to cap North Korea's oil imports, ban textile exports, end additional overseas labour contracts, suppress smuggling efforts, stop joint ventures with other nations and sanction designated North Korean government entities, according to a United States official.

by | September 12, 2017 | 14:46

Philip Klotzbach, a meteorologist at CSU specializing in Atlantic hurricane forecasts , tweeted: 'The Atlantic now has 3 hurricanes active at the same time: #Irma, #Jose and #Katia. The average risk is 52%. Hurricane Katia is about 120 miles south-southeast of Tampico, Mexico , and about 115 miles north of Veracruz , Mexico , the National Hurricane Center .