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Harvey intensifies to hurricane status

Harvey intensifies to hurricane status

Harvey is then likely to meander near the Texas coast or just inland of the coast through the weekend. TxDOT will have manpower monitoring those areas in TxDOT identified vehicles, most with overhead lights and there could be cones, barrels or barricades set to alert motorists of flooded areas.


US fighter pilots in Afghanistan prepare for more air strikes

US fighter pilots in Afghanistan prepare for more air strikes

He said Washington could "no longer be silent about Pakistan's safe havens for terrorist organizations". Addressing the terrorist group directly, he said, "We may not win one, but neither will you". Some of them called for cutting off U.S supply routes to Afghanistan to teach Washington a lesson while others wanted the country's foreign minister to scrap a proposed visit to U.S to register protest.


Pro-life win: SC gov blocks public funds to abortion clinics

Pro-life win: SC gov blocks public funds to abortion clinics

Department of Health and Environmental Control to make a public a listing of all qualified non-abortion women's health and family planning providers operating within a 25-mile radius of any abortion clinic excluded from the state's Medicaid provider network.


Fashion labels give Mnuchin's wife cold shoulder after Instagram post

Fashion labels give Mnuchin's wife cold shoulder after Instagram post

A spokesman for McConnell told The Washington Post that the view from Fort Knox was a bonus, adding that "Kentucky was the best place to see it, hands down". "Either as an individual earner in taxes OR in self sacrifice to your country?" The group, Citizens for Responsibility, is digging into records of the trip - the same trip that Linton posted a photo to social media stepping off a military jet flaunting her designer threads and accessories.


Is Boy in ISIS Video Really American? US Investigates

Is Boy in ISIS Video Really American? US Investigates

The United States is looking to verify the identity of a young boy who claims to be an American in an ISIS propaganda video . The boy's "story doesn't match up with anyone else that we have in our database of American ISIS travelers", says one former U.S.


Israel Threatens to 'Defend Itself' If Iran 'Lebanonizes' Syria: Netanyahu to Putin

Israel Threatens to 'Defend Itself' If Iran 'Lebanonizes' Syria: Netanyahu to Putin

Putin supports the regime of Bashar al-Assad, which is also strongly backed by Iran. "Iran is not a threat to Israel whatsoever". "Israel opposes Iran's continued entrenchment in Syria". It also points out that Netanyahu's threats could help strengthen ties between Russian Federation and Iran. Tel Aviv is afraid of witnessing that "Iran, Russia and Syria have built up a formidable defense" and have shown great resolve and great restraint against being attacked by Israel, he explained.