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Aug 30 2017

Flake says shutting down government to get border wall a bad idea

Many people might dismiss this as more of Trump's grandstanding tactics, on which he often fails to follow through, but experts are saying that a government shutdown ...

Aug 30 2017

FEMA's federal flood insurance program has $7.6 billion to pay Harvey claims

Uhlhorn said in the statement. The center said it is too early to begin calculating the cost of the storm. Property and casualty companies are likely to suffer losses...

Aug 30 2017

Rain Starting To Move Back In

We have an upper level low spinning into the region Monday and Tuesday . Expect partly to mostly cloudy skies today with highs in the mid to upper 80s. UAB will hos...

Aug 30 2017

Sharad Yadav Vows to Engineer an Even Grander Alliance

The department had served notices of attachment of assets in June to Lalu, Rabri, Tejashwi ( former Bihar Deputy Chief Minister) and Lalu's daughters Chanda, Ragini Yadav...

Aug 30 2017

Nigeria to take delivery of aircraft from U.S. government worth over N200bn

The sale comes only a year after the United States, under former President Barack Obama , blocked Nigeria from acquiring the Super Tucano ground attack aircraft from Bra...

Aug 30 2017

President Trump declares state of emergency for Louisiana

Edwards said the state is taking the necessary steps to provide immediate assistance to residents now affected, but that Louisiana will still need additional support from...

Aug 30 2017

Donald Trump Jr. agrees to private interview with Senate Judiciary Committee

US intelligence agencies have concluded that Russian Federation worked to tilt last year's presidential election in Trump's favor. CNN first reported the news Tuesday...

Aug 30 2017

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

Federal prosecutors on Tuesday announced indictments against 19 people with ties to Turkey's government who are accused of assaulting protesters near the Turkish embassy ...

Aug 30 2017

Rain from Harvey reaches Kentucky later this week

WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Mostly cloudy skies and mild temperatures will develop, with the chance for a few rain showers. Effects will be felt all across Acadiana with the majo...

Aug 30 2017

Sebastian Gorka Was Barred From White House Before Reports of Resignation Surfaced

The writing's on the wall: Gorka was canned. The "two former White House staffers" who "All In" spoke to for the story said that emails like these are "not remotely nor...

Aug 30 2017

Alabama Crimson Tide DT Raekwon Davis struck by bullet at Tuscaloosa bar

However, according to Bar 17 owner Dionne Murrell, that may not be entirely accurate. Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's spokesman Jason Powell said a 20-year-old was shot i...

Aug 30 2017

At Long Last, Sean Spicer Gets to Meet Pope Francis

Per America , the visit was part of a gathering for International Catholic Legislators Network, of which Spicer is a member. Spicer finally got to meet the Pope. Spicer...

Aug 30 2017

Hurricane Harvey: There is no shark swimming the streets of Houston

Fox News anchor Jesse Watters took to Twitter on Tuesday to issue what is perhaps his most heartfelt apology/clarification yet - in a string of many - after he ma...

Aug 30 2017

This is why Harvey isn't leaving Houston

Officials in Houston's Harris County said reservoirs built to handle drainage water were beginning to overflow. "I just want to say that working with the governor a...

Aug 30 2017

No 10 insists early talks on post-Brexit trade deal are possible

Mr Juncker said: "I find none of [the papers] truly satisfactory". Jean-Claude Juncker today heaped yet more pressure on Britain to weaken its hardline stance over th...

Aug 30 2017

China evasive on road construction in Doklam

The announcement comes a day after China and India started pulling out soldiers from the Doklam plateu, ending almost 70-day stand-off at the India-China-Bhutan tri-jun...

Aug 30 2017

Frustrated Harvey Survivor Tears Into CNN Reporter During Interview

So they braved the floods and managed to get to a nearby gas station, where a rescuer arrived and helped them out. 'But we had been there for like five days with no foo...

Aug 30 2017

Gas prices to go up after Harvey's storm

Gas prices to spike due to Harvey . "I was sad I needed gas today and didn't get it three days ago when it was cheaper", said one driver. He estimated it would be betwe...

Aug 30 2017

Family of 6 feared drowned while trying to escape Harvey, reports say

Houston resident Virginia Saldivar told The Associated Press that she believes her six family members, including her four grandchildren, are now dead after the van, whi...

Aug 30 2017

Jared, Ivanka might self-eject, report says

The way Ivanka sums up her current position is by now famous: "I didn't ask for this". U.S. media outlets have in the past featured similar reports, claiming the two ...