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Gov. Cooper asks North Carolinians to be prepared for Irma

Gov. Cooper asks North Carolinians to be prepared for Irma

The state of emergency remains in effect for North Carolina, Gov. Cooper and state officials said during a noon press conference Friday regarding the state's preparations ahead of Hurricane Irma. Stat...

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Topeka meteorologists helping to predict Hurricane Irma

Topeka meteorologists helping to predict Hurricane Irma

McMaster says there are No other evacuations ordered. To help people stay safe and get updates about the storm, Fortune has compiled the following roundup of apps and social media services tha...

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Trump calls for a tax reform 'speed-up' in light of Hurricane Irma

Trump calls for a tax reform 'speed-up' in light of Hurricane Irma

The deadly hurricane has already killed at least 14 people across the Caribbean and is heading straight for Trump's 62,500-square foot golf course and club. In an interview with The Associated Press ...

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Putin says he believes United States willing to defuse Korea tensions

In July, it tested two intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) that appeared to bring much of the mainland United States into range. Russian President Vladimir Putin says he believes President ...

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Florida zoos brace for Hurricane Irma

Florida zoos brace for Hurricane Irma

The threat of widespread damage and evacuation orders for more than 6 million Floridians has dredged up memories of Hurricane Andrew, which decimated the zoo in 1992. "There was a lot of radio and I...

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Mexican Quake Death Toll Rises To 90 As Oaxaca Reports More Fatalities

Mexican Quake Death Toll Rises To 90 As Oaxaca Reports More Fatalities

There were several tsunamis that were triggered by the quake, but none were expected to cause much damage. The tsunami is not a big worry, Nieto said. In neighboring Guatemala, President Jimmy Morales...

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North Korea makes call for 'cutting edge Juche weapons'

North Korea makes call for 'cutting edge Juche weapons'

South Korea and the United States are technically still at war with North Korea after the 1950-53 Korean conflict ended with a truce, not a peace treaty. There is speculation that an upcoming United...

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ALDOT Update on Hurricane Irma Evacuations

ALDOT Update on Hurricane Irma Evacuations

At a press conference Saturday, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster said that while Hurricane Irma will apparently spare South Carolina the sort of devastating damage that came with Hurricane Matthew...

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Washington couple Harvey, Irma amazed by hurricanes bearing their names

Washington couple Harvey, Irma amazed by hurricanes bearing their names

Climate change gets credit for the pattern of increasingly devastating hurricane seasons, not necessarily for any one hurricane . With storms raging across the United States , wreaking havoc ...

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Hurricane Irma forces evacuation of Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate

Hurricane Irma forces evacuation of Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate

However, Fortune reports that Mar-a-Lago isn't Trump's only South Florida property. "Our teams at our four properties in Florida are taking all of the proper precautions and are following local an...

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Trump steps into Qatar crisis, pushes end to terror financing

Trump steps into Qatar crisis, pushes end to terror financing

Since June, the Saudi regime has led close allies such as the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain in imposing a harsh trade and transport boycott against tiny, gas-rich Qatar , accusing it of fin...

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Maarten's airport takes a beating from Irma

Maarten's airport takes a beating from Irma

Princess Juliana International Airport, which is on the Dutch side of the island, St. Maarten, has become a must-see landmark for visitors who gather at the nearby beach to watch planes fly low overhe...

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People in evacuation zones must

People in evacuation zones must "leave right now": Florida Governor

Hurricane Irma began to slowly move away from north-central Cuba late Saturday afternoon, after buffeting the island's coast with category-five winds and rain. "Do not think the storm is over when ...

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Dera Donates 14 Bodies to Pvt Medical College Sans Docu

Dera Donates 14 Bodies to Pvt Medical College Sans Docu

Dera Sachha Sauda's Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim was convicted guilty by the CBI Special Court in Panchkula on 25 August in the rape case of two Sadhvis from his Ashram. SSP Deepak Kumar said legal a...

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Gurugram schoolboy's death: Family doubts safety of children at school

Gurugram schoolboy's death: Family doubts safety of children at school

The member of the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights also admitted that there is a lot of irregularities in the school. The innocent boy was killed by a bus conductor, Ashok Kumar, who...

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'Sad Day For North Korea' if US Takes Military Action

'Sad Day For North Korea' if US Takes Military Action

Meanwhile, Secretary General of NATO Jens Stoltenberg stated that North Korea's "reckless pursuit of nuclear weapons" demands a "united response" from the global community. "It would be great if somet...

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Sweet couple, ages 92 and 104, named Irma and Harvey

Sweet couple, ages 92 and 104, named Irma and Harvey

Even though they have two children and grandchildren of their own, they fostered more than 120 children over the years. Harvey, who turned 104 in July, and Irma Schluter , 92, told the Spokesman...

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More members from Missouri Task Force 1 head to Puerto Rico

More members from Missouri Task Force 1 head to Puerto Rico

After sending dozens of members of its Urban Search and Rescue task force to Texas to help with Hurricane Harvey recovery, Pennsylvania is now sending round of personnel south-this time to Florida, to...

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McMaster cancels overseas Commerce trip as Irma approaches

McMaster cancels overseas Commerce trip as Irma approaches

Edisto Beach is also being evacuated, along with Harbor, Hunting, Fripp, Daufuskie, Tullifini and Knowles islands. "The latest projections suggest (Irma) stays south and west of our area, to weaken ...

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House sends £11bn Harvey aid bill and debt hike to Donald Trump

AFP | The US Senate passed a $15.25 billion relief package Thursday for victims of Hurricane Harvey, in an effort to fully fund federal emergency operations as another potentially catastrophic storm...

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