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Scattered Rain Into Monday; Harvey in Arkansas Late-Week


The mostly cloudy skies will linger with highs in the 70s to lower 80s as rain chances increase a bit by Friday and Saturday. If this track and timing hold true...the worst of our impacts will be over by Wednesday afternoon, flooding rains will likely continue through Thursday morning, but by Thursday afternoon we'll see a general calming of the rain as well. Read More »

Indictments Issued for Turkish Security After Attack on Peaceful Protesters in US


The indictment charged the attackers of a group of protesters who had gathered peacefully in front of the Turkish ambassador's home following Erdogan's meeting with President Donald Trump, the Associated Press reports . In all, nine people were hurt. Two other men were arrested at the scene - one for aggravated assault and the other for assaulting a police officer. State Department officials claimed that attackers were staff from the Turkish Embassy and from Erdogan's personal security ... Read More »

Trump's Feud With McConnell Could Cost Some GOP Senators Their Seats

That could hurt the United States' credit rating, cause financial turmoil, harm the US economy and possibly trigger a recession. Conway says it is up to Congress to work with Trump. Congress will have about 12 working days when it returns on September 5 from its summer break to approve spending measures to keep the government from shutting down, and a deadline also is closing in for raising the cap on the amount the federal government may borrow. Read More »

Gators at park could escape due to flooding from Harvey


The floodwaters could potentially free hundreds of alligators from a reptile sanctuary in Beaumont. We're truly exhausted. Everybody is at the end of it. "So, not too far from just climbing on into the backyard and getting right here to the patio". "I felt relatively safe seeing them, it's kind of cool". Read More »

Harvey to bring heavy rain into Kentucky


But the northward extent of heavier rainfall is very much in doubt with most models keeping any heavy rain out of our viewing area. Football forecasts: We will likely have some wet football games Friday with rain chances around 60-percent along with temperatures in the 70s. Read More »

Trump Renews Call For Mexico To Pay For Border Wall

Writing after Trump's response to the Charlottesville, Va., white-supremacist rally - in which Trump said "both sides" were to blame for the violence - Danforth says: "We are the party of the Union, and he is the most divisive president in our history". Read More »

Louisiana Continues Preparing for Harvey


Harvey came ashore late Friday about 30 miles (48 kilometers) northeast of Corpus Christi, Texas, as a Category 4 hurricane. As the first bands of rain from Hurricane Harvey pushed ashore August 25, 2017, the storm generated frequent and larger-than-normal waves along Johnson Bayou and Holly Beach in Cameron Parish, Louisiana. Read More »

Tropical Storm Warning now in effect for Cameron Parish

High temperatures through Tuesday are only forecast to reach the upper 70s - about 7 to 8 degrees below normal for the end of August. This storm (Tropical Storm Irma) will likely throw some clouds our way Tuesday afternoon and night, and into Wednesday morning. Read More »

Spicey finally met the Pope


Spicer could be seen snapping a cellphone photo of Pope Francis in an image posted to Vatican Radio's Facebook page . In announcing the audience Sunday morning, the Vatican press office said the pope gave a "brief greeting" to the 250 or so participants gathered in the Clementine Hall, one of the main reception rooms in the Apostolic Palace. Read More »

Remembers Vajpayee, dedicates 11 National Highway projects


He was speaking at an event here to mark the inauguration of 12 National Highways projects entailing expenditure of Rs 5,610 crore and laying of foundation stones for another 11 projects costing Rs 9,490 crore. "Efforts to rescue several such schemes from ground consumes so much of my energy..." CM Vasundhara Raje while addressing the crowd said that it is because of PM Narendra Modi's determination your determination and will power that India is today considered as a world power. Read More »

Montreal police arrest Laotian man on U.S. most-wanted list


Canadian police patrolling on bicycles apprehended a man for drug possession only to discover he was one of the most wanted suspects in the US. A man who was among the United States Department of Homeland Security's 10 most wanted people was arrested in Montreal last week, according to the SPVM. Read More »

Nigel Farage Slams EU For Holding Britain "Hostage" During Brexit Talks


Downing Street said further position papers will be published next week and defended the UK's approach to the talks. Officials from Brussels and the United Kingdom were continuing negotiations in the latest round of the withdrawal process, but Mr Juncker's comments are further evidence of the European Union's frustration with the approach being taken by the Prime Minister and Brexit Secretary David Davis . Read More »

China hopeful of getting support for successful BRICS summit


Although the Chinese foreign ministry sounded triumphant announcing that the Indian troops had withdrawn, experts say it was Beijing who had compromised by seemingly accepting New Delhi's demand that it stop road construction in the disputed area where China, India and Bhutan meet. Read More »

Frustrated Harvey Survivor Tears Into CNN Reporter During Interview


After the woman told CNN reporter Rosa Flores about her dramatic rescue, Flores continued to press her about the traumatic event. "Just hours before the on-air interview, Conway shared a tweet critical of CNN after a video surfaced of a flood victim lashing out at one of the network's reporters for interviewing her and others as they sought refuge in shelters. Read More »

Gas prices to go up after Harvey's storm


If you've passed a gas station lately, you've seen it. States in the Rockies also saw price increases ranging from one to four cents per gallon. All West Coast states saw price increases over the week, with Hawaii ($3.09 per gallon) and California ($2.99 per gallon) leading the nation's most expensive markets. Read More »

Colts cornerback Vontae Davis 'week-to-week' with groin injury


Davis would not have played in Thursday's preseason finale against the Cincinnati Bengals at Lucas Oil Stadium, but his status for the September 10 opener against the Los Angeles Rams is very much in doubt. He remains on the physically unable to perform list while recovering from January surgery. Still, the early prognosis for the Colts isn't good, as the some of the team's other best players such as Andrew Luck and Ryan Kelly are also expected to miss the start of the team's season. Read More »

How NJ is helping Harvey flood victims in Texas


Four members of the task force have also been deployed to College Station, where they will help manage the Federal Emergency Management Agency Urban Search and Rescue Task Forces assigned to Harvey, according to the Boone County Fire Protection Districts Facebook page. Read More »

Trump Ally Lou Barletta Announces Bid For US Senate


The former mayor of the Hazleton, rose to political prominence as a foe of illegal immigration. "Pennsylvanians deserve to know why Congressman Barletta voted to fast track TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership) and supported deals with Korea, Colombia, and Panama that hurt American workers and cost us jobs", said Steele. Read More »

Professor Fired for Saying Texans Deserve Hurricane Harvey for Supporting Trump


Storey's post", Carl said in a statement Tuesday. However, the former University of Tampa professor is not the only American whose political opinions block empathy for Hurricane Harvey victims, as a Slate reader wrote to the site's advice column , "Dear Prudence", to discuss her partner's refusal to donate to hurricane victims due to a fear that she may inadvertently help a Trump supporter in need. Read More »

Tropical Storm Watch Posted For Coast Of Carolinas


Its forecast path still carries the storm near the SC coast and along the North Carolina Outer Banks. As of 5 a.m. Tuesday, the system was 175 miles SW of Wilmington, NC and was moving northeast at 12 mph. The feature was originally named Invest 92L after it moved off Africa, just trailing the original incarnation of Tropical Strom Harvey . Small craft operators should exercise caution outside of protective intercoastal waterways as the potential tropical cyclone may kick up waves and ... Read More »

Inside Houston Shelter, A Loud And Sometimes Chaotic Night


She claims there are people standing outside the convention center stealing and making threats. "I can't even feel anything", she said. "It's hard to see people like that". She doesn't know what's happened to her's. "The Coast Guard, they did everything", she told O'Donnell. "This is my seventh time running a shelter for the Red Cross , and I can say the spirit of Dallas is keeping us, keeping everyone going". Read More »

SEA Games 29: Vietnam win more golds on August 27


The 19-year-old punched the ball into his own net by accident in the 39th minute while trying to intercept a corner kick. Track cycling world champion Azizulhasni Awang claimed Malaysia's record-equaling 111th gold medal at the Southeast Asian Games on Monday, August 28 in another processional day for the hosts. Read More »