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Shorelines drained in eerie effect of Hurricane Irma

Shorelines drained in eerie effect of Hurricane Irma

Irma was about 105 miles (170 kilometers) northwest of Tampa, with maximum sustained winds of 70 miles per hour (110 kilometers per hour). Before it weakened and headed to the United States, Irma hit Cuba's Ciego de Avila province late Friday as a Category 5 hurricane.


Ex Husband Arrest of Charge of Wife Murder

Ex Husband Arrest of Charge of Wife Murder

With Hurricane Harvey on the way, the plan was for her to pick up her children from her ex-husband's house on August 25 and drive to stay with family members in Dallas during the storm. "God is so good". "Currently the kids are under the Department of Family and Protective Services, but she did make it to see her kids that particular day", Hawthorne said .


Hurricane Irma to become tropical storm on Monday: NHC

Hurricane Irma to become tropical storm on Monday: NHC

The ocean storm had been the strongest kind of hurricane - a Category 5 - as it moved through the Caribbean area last week. Irma made landfall on Florida's mainland on Marco Island with 115 miles per hour winds. Ten of those deaths were in Cuba , where severe flooding was reported in several neighborhoods in central Havana. "It's getting higher and higher", said a resident.



United States seeks tough UN sanctions against N Korea

The Security Council is due to vote in NY on a US-drafted resolution to impose new restrictions on the rogue state following its sixth and largest nuclear test , carried out just over a week ago. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov earlier said, "Along with pressure on the North Korean regime to induce it to abandon provocations in the implementation of its nuclear and missile programs, it is necessary to emphasize and increase the priority of efforts to resume the political process".


Forming Government In West Bengal Would Be BJP's Ultimate Achievement: Amit Shah

Forming Government In West Bengal Would Be BJP's Ultimate Achievement: Amit Shah

He said that his main target is to form the government in West Bengal", a BJP leader said. Chatterjee also accused the BJP of trying to create another Godhra like situation in Bengal to win the coming elections. "Even when I joined Congress from BJP last time, I had called party leaders, and with their consent, I joined the Congress", he said . "Party leaders need to be more vocal and expose the state government more forcefully".


United Nations sanctions likely to target NK oil supply

United Nations sanctions likely to target NK oil supply

The sanctions also place a ban on all textile exports from North Korea and notably restricts the activities of North Korean workers overseas. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says the world is "united against the illegal and reckless acts by the North Korean regime" after the United Nations Security Council unanimously approved tough new sanctions .