Irma's on track to pass over Turks and Caicos, Puerto Rico and Bahamas before tracking north towards Florida . "With Hurricane Irma now a Category 5 storm, we must do all we can to prepare our families and communities for any potential impact from this major weather event", Scott told Florida residents and visitors.
Bernie Sanders has condemned Donald Trump's decision to scrap the " Dreamers " programme, calling it the "ugliest and most cruel decision made by a president of the U.S. People with permits that expire within the next six months - before March 5, 2018 - can apply to renew them before October 5. Trump called for a bipartisan effort to "address immigration reform ", but added, with an eye firmly on his political base, "in a way that puts hardworking citizens of our country first".
It was a busy afternoon in the Atlantic as Irma's maximum sustained winds strengthened to 185 miles per hour, a tropical storm formed well out into the Atlantic - and a tropical depression formed in the Gulf of Mexico. The monster hurricane coming on the heels of Harvey, which struck Texas late last month, is expected to make landfall along the string of French islands including Guadeloupe late Tuesday before heading to Haiti and Florida.
Putin, speaking on Tuesday after a BRICS summit in Xiamen , China, also criticised USA diplomacy in the crisis and renewed his call for talks, saying North Korea would not halt its missile testing programme until it felt secure. In fact, the USA recently imposed sanctions on Russia over its interference in the 2016 US election, when Russian hackers meddled with the system to favor the elected USA president.
Putin said that sanctions may help, but that implementing "just any sanctions" is " useless ." South Korea began huge military drills on Tuesday in response to Pyongyang's hydrogen bomb tests". South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Moscow and Seoul have agreed to develop projects involving North Korea. "The Chinese authorities have been put on the back foot by North Korea's nuclear test and thus have strengthened the inspections", a separate source in China familiar with North Korean ...
For the real thing, you will have to tame your curiosity and wait until September 12 . So you'll be looking at around €840 if you want the cheapest version. The iPhone 8 is expected to be launched at this event. But Apple investors shouldn't be concerned because the iPhone maker is a long-term investment story.
The end of the program leaves many DACA recipients concerned they will be deported. Ryan also expressed dismay at the time for how he felt his predecessor had handled the issue, even as he promised to try to protect the so-called "Dreamers" - children of parents who immigrated illegally to the United States, and who are usually too young to know of any other home .
Two staff members suffered minor injuries in the riot, but did not require medical attention. Multiple law enforcement agencies and the Norton Fire Department responded to the situation at Norton late Tuesday, according to Samir Arif, a spokesman for the Kansas Department of Corrections.
It would also allow automakers to deploy 25,000 self-driving cars in the first year, a number that would rise to 100,000 over a three-year time span. While the legislation leaves to Congress and federal regulators the authority for setting performance standards, it continues to leave to the states authority over issues such as licensing, insurance and law enforcement - except in cases where those rules could prove to be "an unreasonable restriction" on the vehicles' performance.
The highly anticipated iPhone 8 will be launched by Apple on September 12 at an event to be held at Apple's new headquarters in California. While Apple never says anything about new devices until the official announcement, this What the Tech report has some ideas of what your next iPhone might look like.
Central Florida and Memphis will now play on Friday in Orlando to avoid Hurricane Irma. As South Florida continues preparing to feel the potential impacts of Hurricane Irma, the Miami Hurricanes will not be playing at Arkansas State this weekend.
Fugate said investigators want to speak with people who were on the Eagle Creek Trail or at Punch Bowl Falls Saturday to see if they saw or heard anyone using fireworks or acting suspiciously prior to the fire starting. In Multnomah County, Latourell, Bridal Veil, Warrendale, Dodson, Larch Mountain and Corbett east of the 38700 block of Columbia River Highway are under Level Three evacuations .
It did not go well for her. HUCKABEE: But Whoopi he's not. And I think it's worth noting that when Obama crafted the policy five years ago, he said he did it because Congress had repeatedly failed to do what President Trump might be asking lawmakers to do now.
But when he takes his tax-cuts road show to stop No. 2 in North Dakota on Wednesday, he is expected to pull his punches on that state's Democratic senator, Heidi Heitkamp . Heitkamp and Cramer could be matched in next year's Senate race. Burgum, a first-term Republican, said the USA tax code is "long overdue for reform".
Many retailers fear competing with Amazon, so partnering with the company will give Kohl's investors reason to be optimistic. Amazon's Echo, a digital assistant, will be available soon at smart home experience stores at 10 Kohl's locations in the Los Angeles and Chicago areas.
While there were no fatalities, ten people were injured. MHP also worked 124 vehicle crashes that included 42 injuries and three fatalities. Also over the Labor Day holiday 2016, troopers investigated 15 boating crashes involving 10 injuries; arrested 11 people for boating while intoxicated; and made 25 drug arrests on the state's rivers and lakes.
Former first lady Michelle Obama , Beyonce's Destiny's Child bandmates, tennis ace Serena Williams and others all took part in a photo tribute where they dressed up like the superstar in her Formation video to mark her special day.
Sheriff's spokeswoman Carrie Horstman says they're trying to educate the public before the storm hits this weekend. Asked whether the office is anxious the tweets might discourage some from seeking shelter, Horstman noted that the office would be held responsible if they allowed sexual predators to share shelter with children and families or if they failed to arrest someone who they knew had an outstanding warrant.
In a follow-up post, Sarah Block thanked law enforcement officials for staying on top of the missing person case and even working on their days off to help bring her daughter home. Alexandria Police Chief Rick Wyffels says that Jasmine was in the vehicle with the man when one of the suspect vehicles drove by. "The family is going to need a lot of privacy and a lot of community support to carry on".
Now, the Everybody singer is reportedly joining a slew of major names in music for a radio campaign called I'm Listening , which serves to raise awareness for mental health and suicide prevention. "It is also important to ensure that individuals, friends, and families have access to the resources they need to address suicide prevention". Logic, Halsey , Nirvana's Krist Novoselic , Passion Pit's Michael Angelakos, Jack Antonoff and many others will be featured during the two-hour ...
Kevin Brady said . If organizations don't apply for federal relief within 30 days of a presidential disaster declaration, they become ineligible for assistance, according to the complaint. "This is going to be a massive, massive clean-up process", he told ABC News. People in Houston , and from around the nation, have shown tremendous humanity in rescuing and providing aid to those in the hurricane-damaged city.
Above the picture of the lion and the dog, the handout implored people to report combatants operating in the region. The banner contains a passage from the Quran in Arabic. The militants claimed to have injured up to 20 people, according to a statement posted on Twitter by Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid. The incident highlights one of the challenges facing global forces in Afghanistan, most of which are from non-Muslim cultures, despite the efforts Western forces have generally ...
A ketogenic diet certainly does result in weight loss, at least in the short term, but the long-term health effects of this kind of eating have always been cause for controversy among scientists. According to the study, detailed in the journal Cell Metabolism , eating a ketogenic diet ramps up the production of the ketone body beta-hydroxybutyrate acid (BHB), which helps improve memory and increases lifespan.
Wilson announced that Gov. Henry McMaster's emergency declaration earlier Wednesday triggered the state law that makes it criminal to unfairly hike prices amid a disaster. McMaster made the declaration Wednesday after the National Hurricane Center's forecast on Irma's track shifted east, putting the prospect of a major hurricane just off the coast of Florida about 200 miles (320 kilometers) away from Charleston by Monday morning.
Irma's 185mph winds have downed phone lines in Barbuda and sent debris flying in Antigua since it landed on Tuesday. France voiced concern on Wednesday about thousands of people who are refusing to seek shelter from hurricane Irma on the French Caribbean islands of Saint-Martin and Saint-Barthelemy.