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Flash Flood Warning Friday Evening

Flash Flood Warning Friday Evening

Areas along and north of the Interstate 20 corridor have received heavy rains within the last week. We're expecting to see partly to mostly clear skies for the overnight hours. All three major interstates in the area will be affected by severe weather. Small risks of tornadoes are common with post-tropical storms, and we'll let you know if our threat increases as we continue to monitor the latest weather information.



Multiple casualties as car bomb hits bank in south Afghanistan

Lashkar Gah , June 22: A vehicle bomb that struck a bank in southern Afghanistan Thursday left at least 30 people dead and 50 wounded, a government spokesman said . Intensified fighting previous year forced thousands of people to flee to Lashkargah from neighbouring districts. The group has carried out attacks.


Tehran to Release Evidence of US Backing of Daesh Terrorists - Iranian Official

Tehran to Release Evidence of US Backing of Daesh Terrorists - Iranian Official

Khamenei accused the United States and its ally Saudi Arabia of creating IS and said he opposes the presence of American forces in Iraq . The missiles flew over Iraq before striking what the Guard called an Islamic State command center and suicide vehicle bomb operation in Deir el-Zour, over 600 kilometers (370 miles) away.



Merkel to gather European G-20 participants next week

The Gamescom is easily one of the biggest gaming events in the world, second only to the Asia Game Show. French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel both voiced support on Friday for a more robust European approach to trade, saying the bloc must respond if other countries block access to their markets.



USA pushing China to rein in companies that deal with NKorea

During the dialogue, China reiterated its commitment to denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula and maintaining peace and stability there, and urged a comprehensive and strict implementation of relevant United Nations Security Council resolutions on the issue.


Unpopular Among Voters, Pelosi Says She's 'Worth the Trouble'

Unpopular Among Voters, Pelosi Says She's 'Worth the Trouble'

Since 2010, Republicans have branded congressional campaigns all across the country as contests to oppose House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi . Led by Reps. "I hope they keep Nancy for 10 more years". When asked about the President's comments, Pelosi said "I think they wrote that for him, it's a classic Republican line".