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por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 09:06

More than 4,000 people were housed in Volusia schools-turned-sheleters. Widespread power outages: Most of the city doesn't have power, officials said . "The first blush is that not only did we dodge a bullet, but we survived pretty well. I don't have any numbers on fatalities at this point". Baker, Ben Hill, Calhoun, Clay, Decatur, Early, Gadsden, Irwin, Lee, Liberty, Miller, Quitman, Randolph, Seminole, Terrell and Turner Counties in North Florida and South Georgia.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 08:55

Meanwhile, authorities have sent an aircraft carrier and other Navy ships to Florida to assist in search-and-rescue operations amid reports of devastation in the Keys, which felt Irma's full fury when it blew ashore Sunday as a Category 4 hurricane.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 08:28

Rights groups accuse Myanmar authorities of ethnic cleansing , systematically forcing Rohingya from the country through violence and persecution, a charge the government has denied. The US ambassador met Myanmar officials on Thursday to discuss "allegations of violence" and access for humanitarian groups. So far, worldwide aid agencies have released more than £6 million in emergency aid to help the refugees.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 08:07

The announcement comes one day after Georgia Gov. The number of shelters in SC is "literally changing by the hour", said Louise Welch Williams, regional CEO for the American Red Cross in SC. Ashely said in a news release that Saxon died at the scene. The likelihood of storm surge in the coastal areas of SC also is increasing, which could lead to "significant coastal flooding", according to the National Weather Service .

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 08:06

This year is no different. Apple is all set to unveil the successors of iPhone 7 (aka iPhone 8 ) and iPhone 7 Plus (aka iPhone 8 Plus) at its forthcoming September 12 event in Cupertino. Lastly, Apple is expected to give updates on its digital assistant HomePod, which competes with other devices such as Amazon's Alexa and Google Home.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 08:01

The way it stands now, a cold front will march in next weekend which will drop our temperatures and bring us much-needed moisture. Scott had placed all of Florida under a state of emergency Monday. "I've been here with other storms, other hurricanes". Until then, Irma will continue to be a major hurricane. That would have put the hurricane over the east coast of Florida .

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 06:14

Emergency managers there declared "the Keys are not open for business" and warned that there was no fuel, electricity, running water or cell service and that supplies were low and anxiety high. South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster on Sunday night issued a mandatory evacuation for some barrier islands, CNN reported . But that doesn't mean Floridians should try to go back home.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 05:25

Pope Francis hasn't held back his strong feelings about Trump's views on immigration. Recalling that whenever Francis meets young people anywhere in the world, he always tells them "don't let them rob you of hope, don't let them rob you of your future", a reporter asked Pope Francis : "Don't you think that with the abolition of [DACA], young people will lose their joy, their hope, their future?" The 2012 program was meant to give a deportation reprieve and work permits to some ...

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 05:12

He said statements by Myanmar officials that Rohingya who cross into Bangladesh would not be allowed to return unless they provided proof of nationality "resembles a cynical ploy to forcibly transfer large numbers of people without possibility of return".

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 04:09

The storm continued to cause heavy damage in northern Florida cities inundating several areas as it slowly ebbed away. Weather Underground reports the damage was muted because the storm decreased in strength and made landfall on the west coast in more unpopulated areas.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 03:17

Scientists have already warned that the response to the recent hurricanes shows how terrifying unprepared the world is for the kind of extreme weather events that will become more and more common as the Earth gets hotter. Long made clear that residents living in the hardest-hit areas who chose to stay in their homes despite evacuation warnings will likely not receive immediate aid from federal first responders.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 02:23

The foreign minister highlighted that Bangladesh has always preferred bilateral solution to this long standing problem and was successful in repatriating 236,599 Rohingyas to their homeland through a bilateral agreement in 1992. The notice was issued by Ataullah, an ARSA member who operates in secrecy from deeply forested areas along the Myanmar-Bangladesh border. Fareed Khan, who helped organize the Ottawa rally, said it was time for the Canadian government to strip Suu Kyi of the ...

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 02:10

It will be available first in China in four variants from 15 September. Besides the 5.99-inch FHD (1080x2160 pixels) bezel-less display , the phone is powered by a Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 chipset coupled with 6GB of RAM. 28,300) for the 6GB RAM/ 128GB inbuilt storage version in Black. The device will be available in 6 modes supporting 43 bands, and will be offered in a rich color palette.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 01:25

About 200,000 people with special needs are being evacuated from Miami, and the freeways have been blocked to allow them to get out, she said . It is against the law in Palm Beach County to leave your dog chained up or tethered at any time, unless you are physically present.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 01:20

Although the storm has weakened, it's still forecast to hit Georgia with gusts of wind , torrential rain, and possible flooding. The most powerful Atlantic storm in a decade now has the Fort Myers - Naples in its sights with Sarasota and Tampa expected to get blasted by Irma as well.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 01:10

Residents in the old colonial city were waist-deep in floodwaters after Irma cut power and forced the evacuation of more than a million people. "As little as six inches of moving water can knock you down", tweeted the state's governor Rick Scott following the downgrade.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 01:00

Officials closed major bridges. More than 6.7 million Florida homes and businesses are now without power after Hurricane Irma moved through the state, according to the state's emergency management division. WFLA posted several items to Facebook including video of a power line coming down into a swimming pool in Hollywood, Florida . Rick Scott's office reported Monday that 5.8 million people were without electrical power.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 00:45

Newton is not afraid to be hit, but he should be given the recovery he just went through. Newton struggled a year ago and coming off an injury , but with dynamic rookie running back Christian McCaffrey with a healthy Kelvin Benjamin and Greg Olsen , Newton has more weapons than he has ever had and will look to exploit the 49ers defense .

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 00:40

Asked how dominant OU was, he said: "We should have won by a lot more ", and later added the Sooner defense forced the Buckeyes to turn one-dimensional. Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield runs with the ball during the first half against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Ohio Stadium on Saturday. He was 19 for 35 for 183 yards.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 00:04

Becky and Mike Gerald evacuated their Tybee Island condo a block from the beach for Matthew. By far, the largest was vacation paradise Hilton Head Island, with 40,000 people, golf courses and resorts. On Tybee Island east of Savannah, Ernie Laessig wasn't taking any chances with Irma. Accumulations, for now, are forecast to be between 4 to 6 inches Monday in the Columbus area.