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por | Setiembre 10, 2017 | 15:01

Irma is scheduled to make landfall in Florida Sunday morning, but citizens have been preparing for the thee Category 4 storm for more than a week. He held out the possibility that Irma could strike Georgia as a Category 3 or greater hurricane. But Derrec Becker with the South Carolina Emergency Management Division said the path is too uncertain for people to relax.

por | Setiembre 10, 2017 | 14:50

The agencies on these coordination calls share information and discuss emergency plans in advance of any response to the storm . Mandatory evacuations were ordered for the Georgia coast; they will go into effect on Saturday. "But we need people to help themselves". "There's so many variables associated with where the storm can go", Bryson said, urging people not to become complacent.

por | Setiembre 10, 2017 | 14:40

Analysts say it is most likely North Korea will carry out its next "provocative" act on or around 9 September when the country celebrates its founding day. "The United States should by all means keep in mind the nuclear status of our country, (which) owns nuclear and hydrogen bombs, and intercontinental ballistic missiles".

por | Setiembre 10, 2017 | 14:30

In Australia , though, we've developed our own peculiar process. " Australians , particularly young Australians , don't send much snail mail any more, so we're hoping this game helps people practice going postal before the big vote", said Tim Middlemiss, Agency Sydney communications director, in a press release .

por | Setiembre 10, 2017 | 13:33

However, Yaakov Amidror, a former head of the country's National Security Council, told Israel's Army Radio on Thursday that the air raid would be an effort to weaken Iran and Hezbollah, the Lebanese armed group, which operates in Syria .

por | Setiembre 10, 2017 | 11:26

Hurricane Irma shifted track and took aim at southwestern Florida, raising the risk of severe damage in Tampa and other cities facing the Gulf of Mexico, in what could end up being the most expensive storm in US history. Another 540,000 have been asked to evacuate in the eastern part of Georgia . Highways were jammed, petrol was scarce, airports were packed and mandatory evacuations started as the first official hurricane watches were issued for the region, which could face destruction not ...

por | Setiembre 10, 2017 | 11:12

Ever since she worked out a deal with the Tatmadaw - as Myanmar's army is known - to participate in elections and hold political office, Suu Kyi has undergone a significant transformation. "How many Rohingya have to die; how many Rohingya women will be raped; how many communities will be razed before you raise your voice in defence of those who have no voice?" said the letter.

por | Setiembre 10, 2017 | 10:11

She said that while the storm could have a serious impact on southern Florida, she's feeling confident in her second-floor apartment, at low risk of either flooding or losing her roof. The Category 3 storm is expected to regain strength later Saturday. It is following a similar path to Irma and already hampering relief efforts in some of the worst affected areas.

por | Setiembre 10, 2017 | 01:41

The U.S. has been trying for years to persuade the so-called "Hermit Kingdom" to abandon its nuclear ambitions. Threatening to unleash military offence against the Jong-un regime, Trump on Thursday said , "Military action would certainly be an option".

por | Setiembre 10, 2017 | 01:37

The Weather Channel on Saturday predicted that the storm would make landfall in the Florida Keys around 8 a.m. ET Sunday, and that it would hit the more populated areas on the mainland around mid-morning or early afternoon. “Everybodys going to feel this one.”. People prepare for the arrival of Hurricane Irma on September 6, 2017 in Miami, Florida. “Were getting out of this state, ” said Manny Zuniga, who left his home in Miami at midnight Thursday to avoid the gridlock.

por | Setiembre 09, 2017 | 16:58

Conservatives and other rank-and-file Republicans were fuming that House Speaker Paul D. Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell failed to negotiate their party's priorities, including spending cuts. The president has also drawn widespread criticism for what some call a lack of leadership on the issue. The 90 lawmakers who opposed the bill were all Republicans, who had just come out of a meeting with top administration officials urging them to support the package.

por | Setiembre 09, 2017 | 13:33

Some may be without electricity for weeks. The jet landed in San Juan, Puerto Rico on Wednesday a little after noon. Crews today moved through the streets, clearing branches with machetes. Residents have been fleeing to the mainland USA for work. The storm came at a bad time for Puerto Rico, which is in the midst of trying to restructure some $70 billion in debts.

por | Setiembre 09, 2017 | 12:47

Destiny players have been diving deep into the sci-fi shooter, firing their way through all of its content and partaking in the Public Events. The final week of September is when Bungie's " Guided Games " beta will begin its functionality, with that week's Nightfall .

por | Setiembre 09, 2017 | 12:06

That could change depending on Irma's impact. FLORIDA PANHANDLE/ALABAMA COAST: While it will be windy Sunday night and Monday (a north, offshore wind), places like Gulf Shores, Pensacola, Navarre Beach, and Destin should be dry. In these areas, storm surge inundation could cover most barrier islands, and even penetrate well inland. Last year, Hurricane Matthew, which ran up the East Coast without making landfall in Florida, resulted in 119,345 claims filed with insurance companies in ...

por | Setiembre 08, 2017 | 13:03

Reporters in the Cox's Bazar region of Bangladesh have witnessed boatloads of exhausted Rohingya arriving near the border village of Shamlapur. Aung San Suu Kyi , Myanmar's de facto leader and Nobel Peace Prize victor, broke her silence on the crisis on Tuesday, blaming terrorists for using "a huge iceberg of misinformation " to create strife "between different communities and with the aim of promoting the interest of the terrorists".

por | Setiembre 08, 2017 | 00:51

Commenting on North Korean Sunday's nuclear test , US President Donald Trump said Pyongyang's actions are "hostile and unsafe", emphasizing that the "talk of appeasement" would not work. Amid the rising tensions, Seoul installed the four remaining launchers of the USA anti-missile Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system on a former golf course in the south early on Thursday.

por | Setiembre 08, 2017 | 00:48

Greg Abbott notes that the cost of the storm could reach $180 billion. Even that amount could be delayed unless Congress quickly increases the government's debt limit, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday. We're having to make decisions on what we do day by day. "It's very unfortunate that right when he finally had hopes of being able to maybe go to Mexico soon to go see his family it all went downhill", his cousin, Maria Cavazos, said.

por | Setiembre 08, 2017 | 00:42

People attend a rally protesting against U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) program in front of the White House in Washington D.C., the United States, on September 5, 2017. "They attend our schools, universities, and colleges; they work hard and make invaluable contributions in their workplaces and in our community". "In short, they appear to be a close reflection of what DACA recipients will look like a few years from now as ...

por | Setiembre 08, 2017 | 00:29

It could be helpful in deciding what "victory" looks like or when it would be time to leave. "The kalima [statement of Islamic faith] is on the Taliban flag". Jihadis for Kashmir are a liability and counter-productive. In Pakistan, the US war in Afghanistan spilled over into that country and thus created the Pakistani Taliban.

por | Setiembre 07, 2017 | 23:41

She also says Sanders, an independent who ran as a Democratic, showed little regard for how his campaign might damage the party. If it hadn't been for Obama talking her down, she would have gone harder after Bernie Sanders . Some of Clinton's allies have criticized her for staying the spotlight for so long after the election's end. "Her book and her tour is not just important for history, it's so important for now", Democratic National Committee member Robert Zimmerman said.