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Global Media Florida Keys, airports partially reopen after Irma wreckage
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They also have asked the federal government to kick in 11 million meals and millions more liters (gallons) of water, plus almost 700 cases of baby supplies. Surge tends to creep up as a storm approaches, and when the eyewall hits, the water rises rapidly. A sailor caught up in the storm in Key West has been streaming on Facebook Live at various intervals over the past 24 hours as the storm battered the coast of Florida, getting steadily worse.

Global Media Hurricane Irma weakens to tropical storm in Florida
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma weakens to tropical storm in Florida

How many people in the dangerously exposed, low-lying islands defied evacuation orders and stayed behind was unclear. This visible image of Category 4 Hurricane Irma was taken on Sunday Sept.10, 2017 at 9:25 a.m. "We're going to Florida very soon", Trump said. I know a lot of people want to donate. Over 2.7 million homes were without power Sunday as the storm's 100-plus miles per hour winds toppled power lines and sheared structures in the state.

Global Media Met Eireann issues yellow weather warning for Limerick
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There is a also small chance of power cuts, and some damage to buildings, such as tiles blowing off roofs, the Met Office said. A chief forecaster's assessment says: "The strongest winds are expected to arrive in the west of the region later on Tuesday evening and move eastwards overnight".

Global Media This Morning viewers outraged at couple in school debate
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Nigel and Sally Rowe from the Isle of Wight explained in a press release shared by the Christian Legal Center that the "deeply painful and very reluctantly taken" decision they took came after they received a "cold and shockingly inappropriate" response to their concerns.

Global Media Some rain, wind in forecast for West Virginia courtesy of Irma
Author: 0 Some rain, wind in forecast for West Virginia courtesy of Irma

Maximum sustained winds had decreased to near 140km/h as of 2:00 am local time (06:00 GMT), with Irma projected to become a tropical storm as it moved into northern Florida or southern Georgia later on Monday. Between 3 and 5 inches of rain can be expected, with higher isolated amounts. About a third of the state was without power Sunday evening - that's more than 3.4 million households.

Global Media Modi, Abe to lay high-speed rail line's foundation this week
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Goyal preferred to call it a high speed rail project instead of using its popular nomenclature as the bullet train and said it is only the beginning of the high speed corridors in India, one from Delhi to Mumbai, another from Delhi to Kolkata and Delhi to Chandigarh and Nagpur as also from Mumbai to Chennai and Nagpur.

Global Media Millions of Florida Homes and Businesses Still Don't Have Power
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More than 3.4 million homes in the state are without power, and parts of the city of Miami are under water. The clouds that spawned a few tornadoes off the east coast of Florida also are expected to do the same in SC. Due to Jose's more northerly route, islands such as Antigua and Barbuda, ravaged by Irma , dodged the worse of the second storm, according to the New York Times .

Global Media Man Arrested After Nearly Running Over Protesters in Washington
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Portland Stands United Against Hate held a peaceful assembly and march Sunday that began and ended at Terry Schrunk Plaza, Portland police said. Gibson's last-minute switching of venues was reminiscent of his approach in the Bay Area last month, when Patriot Prayer cancelled a permitted event in San Francisco and then confronted a large counter-protest the next day at an unpermitted event in Berkeley.

Global Media Up next: Hurricane Jose and where it's headed
Author: 0 Up next: Hurricane Jose and where it's headed

So. should we be anxious? With Irma diminishing to a tropical storm , a hurricane-battered nation could soon shift its attention to Hurricane Jose, now meandering around the western Atlantic Ocean roughly 300 miles northeast of the Turks and Caicos Islands.

Global Media Hurricane Irma Weakens to a Category 1 Storm
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Despite being downgraded to a tropical storm Monday, Irma , the once-powerful Category 5 hurricane, isn't finished throwing all it has left at mankind. The massive storm triggered evacuation orders for 5.6 million people, and made two landfalls Sunday . Irma remains off the west coast of Florida as it moves past Miami, but the city is being buffeted by high winds and heavy rain.

Global Media VK Sasikala sacked as AIADMK general secretary
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Meanwhile, eighteen lawmakers loyal to VK Sasikala skipped today's meeting. Now, the party affairs will be exclusively be under the control of the panel headed by O Panneerselvam and chief minister Edapaddi Palanisami. The steering committee is expected to have equal representation from the EPS and OPS camps of AIADMK although the names will be announced after the GC meet.

Global Media 'Textbook example of ethnic cleansing' in Myanmar
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United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein lashed out at Myanmar's government on Monday for what he termed a "clearly disproportionate" response to insurgent attacks on border guard posts last month. A Myanmar military source told Reuters news agency that mines had been placed along the border in the 1990s and the army had since tried to remove them, but added that none had been planted in recent days.

Global Media National Hurricane Center: Irma makes landfall in Florida Keys - 9AM
Author: 0 National Hurricane Center: Irma makes landfall in Florida Keys - 9AM

FEMA is the United States Department of Homeland Security agency that's in charge of figuring out what to do during disasters, such as destructive storms. Devastating flooding can also be observed in numerous videos. There can also be fires coming from impacted transformers. "We need to be prepared". You will notice it will feel a bit warmer and more humid by Friday.

Global Media Tezpur University ranks among world's top 1000 universities
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Among top public universities, UC is now ranked No. 63 . In other highlights from the rankings, CU Boulder's undergraduate business program at the Leeds School of Business landed the No. U.S. News also issues rankings of more specific measures. UVA's McIntire School of Commerce finished in a four-way tie for seventh nationally in the overall business school rankings, and its management program ranked fifth.

Global Media How much rain will Hurricane Irma send our way?
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But a more extreme scenario of heavy rain , gusty winds and a chance of isolated tornadoes can't be ruled out if Irma's track shifts east, or if it transfers its energy to an area of low pressure that could develop along a frontal boundary near the D.C.

Global Media Brazil investigating report 10 members of Amazonian tribe killed by gold miners
Author: 0 Brazil investigating report 10 members of Amazonian tribe killed by gold miners

Survival International , a global advocacy group for tribal peoples' rights, said a large portion of the tribe's population had likely been wiped out with these killings since many of these "uncontacted" tribes are small. Uncontacted Indians seen from a Brazilian government's observation aircraft in the Brazilian Amazon forest, near the border with Peru. When their land is protected, they thrive.

Global Media Swimmers make way for great white shark trapped in Sydney pool
Author: 0 Swimmers make way for great white shark trapped in Sydney pool

It was later taken to an aquarium and nicknamed "Fluffy" by staff, who plan to release it back into the sea. 'This animal is better suited to recovery out in its environment, ' Mr McCraken said. The shark was expelled from the pool on Monday night and taken to the adjacent Manly Sea Life Sanctuary . Lifeguards kept swimmers out but daredevils jumped in to swim with the predator.

Global Media Firefighters Honor Fallen 9/11 Crews With Stair Climbs
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The event is slated for 8:45 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 9 at Antioch College, in the historic Antioch Hall. About 200 cities were expected to hold similar climbs in their communities on Monday, Cogburn said. That included the families of local firefighters who were killed in the line of duty. Organizer and firefighter Matt Gibbons says the event raised almost $5,800 for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation.