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Global Media Gov. Greg Abbott Mobilizes Entire Texas National Guard for Hurricane Response
Author: 0 Gov. Greg Abbott Mobilizes Entire Texas National Guard for Hurricane Response

The number of state National Guard troops deployed to help in South and Southeast Texas has swelled to 14,000; it's possible an additional 10,000 out-of-state troops could be deployed, as well. As reported , the National Weather Services says that the storm could rally after it returns to the warm, Gulf waters. The Coast Guard said about 50 percent of its operational helicopters across the country are now in Texas.

Global Media Victor Lindelof happy with Manchester United start but 'wants to play'
Author: 0 Victor Lindelof happy with Manchester United start but 'wants to play'

He has started the season in fine form assisting two goals in his first three league starts. Incredibly, no team has scored against them so far despite Mourinho's side having notched 10 goals so far. "There's speculation about quite a lot of our players but that's all it is - speculation", Shakespeare said. After United got their breakthrough, the Foxes' heads clearly dropped and just twelve minutes later, Lingard beat Leicester's last line of pressure to assist Fellaini, albeit ...

Global Media President Trump says he wants to 'bring back Main Street'
Author: 0 President Trump says he wants to 'bring back Main Street'

A wide spectrum of economists believe that simplifying the tax code with lower rates and fewer deductions would be good for economic growth, allowing capital to go where it should rather than being directed according to the vagaries of a tax code designed by lobbyists and legislators.

Global Media Coast Guard searching for 2 missing fishermen on Lake Erie
Author: 0 Coast Guard searching for 2 missing fishermen on Lake Erie

The fishing boat Patricia Lynn radioed the Coast Guard for assistance after one crew member was experiencing symptoms characteristic of a heart attack. The U.S. Coast Guard partnered with Illinois officials to police charter operations on Lake Michigan and the Illinois River, ending voyages for 22 vessels.

Global Media Trump declares emergency for Louisiana over Harvey-related flooding
Author: 0 Trump declares emergency for Louisiana over Harvey-related flooding

Tropical Storm Harvey's continuous torrential downpour has led to injuries and damage both in Texas and now in many areas of Louisiana. "I have determined that this incident is of such severity and magnitude that effective recovery is beyond the capabilities of the state and local governments and that supplemental federal assistance is necessary", Edwards said in a statement.

Global Media Columbus Day to become Indigenous Peoples' Day in Los Angeles
Author: 0 Columbus Day to become Indigenous Peoples' Day in Los Angeles

Columbus Day, recognized by the government as a federal holiday, is celebrated on the second Monday of October each year. Los Angeles City Councilman Joe Buscaino has always been effusive about his Italian heritage, bringing opera singers to City Hall and posting YouTube videos about his family's tomato sauce and his parents' move from Sicily.

Global Media Trump Unhappy With Tillerson And Cohn, Has No Plans To Oust Either
Author: 0 Trump Unhappy With Tillerson And Cohn, Has No Plans To Oust Either

I think that's why he's the president - because of overwhelmingly a large number of Americans came out and voted for him because he does reflect their values. The rebuke of the president by a member of his inner circle came nearly two weeks after white supremacist and neo-Nazi activists clashed with anti-racism protesters in the city of Charlottesville, Virginia.

Global Media How to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey
Author: 0 How to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey

A warning is being issued for those in the Evergreen State who are looking to help victims of Hurricane Harvey in Texas. Phony charities often use names that closely resemble those of respected, legitimate organizations. There are plenty of others mentioned by the charity watchdogs, including Food Bank of Corpus Christi , Houston Humane Society , and the Houston SPCA.

Global Media Sanches loan signing a coup for Swansea
Author: 0 Sanches loan signing a coup for Swansea

Bayern spent €35 million on Sanches last summer, and could pay up to a total of €80 million in add-ons to Benfica depending on objectives met. Paul Clement has the money to spend, following Gylfi Sigurdsson's move to Everton, and they have moved in with a fantastic loan offer that Bayern may find hard to refuse.

Global Media Myanmar leader, fighters exchange accusations amid rise in Rakhine violence
Author: 0 Myanmar leader, fighters exchange accusations amid rise in Rakhine violence

Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army supporters also said that several Rohingya Muslims had been killed in Maungdaw , Rathedaung and Buthidaung townships in the Rakhine state, but there were no Buddhist casualties during the crackdown. Many Rohingya trying to enter Bangladesh were sick and at least six have died after making the crossing, an aid worker said, adding that fear of being caught and sent back meant some refused to seek help.

Global Media Coast Guard in CT mobilizing to help Harvey victims
Author: 0 Coast Guard in CT mobilizing to help Harvey victims

The regional group being deployed also includes four boats and two helicopters, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. An additional 13 people and another air boat will head down Tuesday afternoon. The airboats' flat hulls mean they handle well on ice and in flood zones, where water depth can change rapidly. "The Coast Guard is continuing to work with all federal, state and local agencies for rescue operations in the Houston area".

Global Media Officer shot near Sacramento Country Club
Author: 0 Officer shot near Sacramento Country Club

A total of three suspects have been detained in connection to the incident that left three law enforcement officers hurt. A vehicle theft task force consisting of CHP officers, sheriff's deputies, and probation officers had gone to the hotel parking lot.

Global Media Kezia Dugdale was not simply 'hounded out' by Corbynites
Author: 0 Kezia Dugdale was not simply 'hounded out' by Corbynites

She pitched Scottish Labour as a boring version of the nationalists, suggesting reforms which would pull Scotland further apart from the Union but stopping short of the exciting proposition of independence. Baillie is one of Scotland's longest-serving MSPs having first been elected way back in 1999 when the Scottish parliament was first opened. "I choose to stand down because I believe it is best for me and best for Scottish Labour, at a time when we can be positive and optimistic about ...

Global Media Mumbai Flooding Causes Transport Chaos
Author: 0 Mumbai Flooding Causes Transport Chaos

Dozens of people are still reported missing, The Himalayan Times reports . Two houses collapsed in Mumbai's suburbs late Tuesday, killing a 40-year-old and two toddlers, a local police official told AFP. But over the weekend, relentless rain began falling on Mumbai , on India's western coast. The rains have led to wide-scale flooding in a broad arc stretching across the Himalayan foothills in the three countries, causing landslides , damaging roads and electric towers and washing ...

Global Media Princess Diana remembered: 'I left flowers in 1997'
Author: 0 Princess Diana remembered: 'I left flowers in 1997'

Despite the pouring rain and the fact chagrinante, what are the smiles that you could read on the face and under the umbrellas - prince William , prince Harry and duchess Catherine of Cambridge, at a time to pay tribute to Lady Di. The 36-year-old princess was with her boyfriend Dodi Fayed and her bodyguard Trevor Rees-Jones in a Mercedes pursued by paparazzi when the auto crashed in Paris' Alma Tunnel at more than 60 miles per hour (100 kph) on August 31, 1997.

Global Media Merkel Says Sanctions To Be Lifted Once Ceasefire In Donbass Implemented
Author: 0 Merkel Says Sanctions To Be Lifted Once Ceasefire In Donbass Implemented

Merkel reiterated that her conservatives would not consider forming a government with the AfD after the September 24 parliamentary election. Martin Schulz, the leader of the German Social Democratic Party (SPD) and candidate for the post of German chancellor, has vowed to ask Washington to withdraw USA nuclear weapons from German territory if he defeats Chancellor Angela Merkel in federal elections next month.

Author: 0 US 'Never Out of Diplomatic Solutions' on N Korean Settlement - Pentagon Chief

Until the plan is completed, he said, transgender individuals now serving will not be discharged based on gender identity. Mattis says in a statement released August 30 that the Pentagon , in consultation with the Department of Homeland Security, will develop a plan that "will promote military readiness, lethality and unit cohesion".