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Trump to visit hurricane-ravaged Florida

Trump to visit hurricane-ravaged Florida

Sarah Sanders, the White House press secretary, made the announcement during Tuesday's daily briefing. Sanders did not offer any further details on what regions of Florida Trump would visit or what he would do while there. Nevertheless, millions of residents in Florida remained without power on Friday, a unsafe scenario amid high temperatures in the state. Officials from the Miami-Dade Public School District said schools would remain closed the rest of the week because of power issues.


Formal public inquiry into Grenfell Tower fire to begin on Thursday

Formal public inquiry into Grenfell Tower fire to begin on Thursday

The family had lived in the tower for nearly two decades. The terms of reference of the inquiry, which have been approved by Theresa May, include: the cause and spread of the fire; the design, construction and refurbishment of Grenfell Tower; the scope and adequacy of fire safety regulations around high-rises; the actions of Kensington and Chelsea Council and other authorities before the tragedy; and how the fire service and the Government responded to the fire.


JIT documents show Nawaz received salary from FZE capital: SC

JIT documents show Nawaz received salary from FZE capital: SC

Referring to a document attached in Volume IX of the investigation report compiled by a six-member joint investigation team (JIT), another judge Justice Ijazul Ahsan said: "An account was opened by the company to disburse his remuneration and in August 2013 the salary was transferred [into the account]".



North Korea resumes activity at nuclear test site, watchdog says

The seismic activity, they say, is a result of North Korea's sixth nuclear test September 3. "This revision is significant because, rather than providing an equivalent yield of about 120 kilotons derived from the lower magnitude estimates, the application of standard formula with appropriate constants shows that the yield can now be estimated to have been roughly 250 kilotons (one quarter megaton)", it said in an analysis.


White House Says Trump 'Stands By' Strange Endorsement

White House Says Trump 'Stands By' Strange Endorsement

Senate seat runoff between Luther Strange and Roy Moore . Luther Strange and challenger Roy Moore on Wednesday engaged in a bitter war of words over a canceled debate, but have tentatively agreed to face off on stage later this month.


At least 50 dead in attacks in southern Iraq

At least 50 dead in attacks in southern Iraq

The attack also left some 20 people wounded, the source said. The survivors are being treated at the al-Batha and Nasiriyah hospitals, but due to the nature of some of the injuries the death toll is expected to rise, according to the city's Health Directorate Jasim al-Khalidi.