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Global Media Crane collapses as winds howl in South Florida
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Construction cranes in downtown Miami were a major concern ahead of this storm because officials didn't have time to take them down before the storm. The building was still in tact despite the crane's failure. "AVOID THE AREA!" the city's tweet said. "Our cranes are still weather vane-ing", Whiteman said.

Global Media Hurricanes Irma, Harvey apply brakes to United States economy
Author: 0 Hurricanes Irma, Harvey apply brakes to United States economy

A few years ago, I contributed to a report for the Risky Business Project, a bipartisan group set up to assess economic impacts of climate change . Florida has experienced the most Category 4 or stronger landfalls with 13, while Texas is second with 7 landfalls of that intensity. But, as Regalado explained , failing to address the underlying cause will doom major US cities like Miami to keep repeating the same mistakes, leaving Americans unprepared to cope with ever-worsening ...

Global Media Vladimir Putin warns world faces 'global catastrophe' over North Korea
Author: 0 Vladimir Putin warns world faces 'global catastrophe' over North Korea

The 19th meeting between Abe and Putin was held in Vladivostok, in the Russian Far East, amid rising tensions following North Korea's sixth nuclear test on September 3. "It is far bigger than past (North Korean) nuclear tests", said Onodera. US President Donald Trump today discussed with leaders of Germany, South Korea and Japan the "reckless and unsafe behaviour" of North Korea and reaffirmed the importance of close coordination on the issue at the UN.

Global Media Australian High Court Dismisses Challenges to Same-Sex Marriage Vote
Author: 0 Australian High Court Dismisses Challenges to Same-Sex Marriage Vote

Malcolm Turnbull received the result via a text. Should there be a parliament vote following the survey, it still remains to be seen. In brief: Two marriage equality groups brought forward their cases to the High Court of Australia . Our campaign will continue in earnest until every ballot is returned. Ballot papers were due to be sent out next week. Hundreds of thousands of people have updated their enrolment details, suggesting considerable interest in the vote.

Global Media Turkey, Russia Sign $2.5 Billion S-400 Anti-Aircraft Missile Deal
Author: 0 Turkey, Russia Sign $2.5 Billion S-400 Anti-Aircraft Missile Deal

But Erdogan said Turkey - which has the second largest standing army in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation after the United States - was free to make military acquisitions based on its defence needs. "As you may know, S-400 is one of the most complicated systems consisting of a large set of technical components, so there are quite a few nuances". Russia's relations with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation have been in crisis over its annexation of Crimea from Ukraine and for backing ...

Global Media Africa summit postponed to unknown date
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Following the request of the President of Togo and after holding a joint consultation with the Prime Minister, it was made a decision to postpone the convening of the Israel-Africa Summit, which was scheduled to take place in October in Loma.

Author: 0 Hurricane Katia Makes Landfall on Mexico's Gulf Coast

Tropical storms Jose and Katia strengthened Wednesday afternoon, making there be 3 hurricanes churning in the Atlantic basin. Check out KITV's Hurricane Irma section . The closest land mass Jose will approach is the northern Leeward Islands, the same ones Irma just devastated. The Mexican government has discontinued all tropical storm warnings.

Author: 0 NFL Football Seattle Seahawks at Green Bay Packers Start Time, NFL Odds

Daniels gets a hold of Wilson causing a fumble, and the Packers recover deep in Seahawks territory. Green Bay totaled 84 yards rushing, 54 by Ty Montgomery on 19 totes. game against the San Francisco 49ers that will be broadcast on the home of the Seahawks, Q13 FOX. The Packers will open new Mercedes-Benz Stadium Sunday night.

Global Media Priyanka trashes her hater in style
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Priyanka Chopra also played some games with the kids and was very emotional about her day with them. Priyanka, who visited the Jordanian capital of Amman, is inspired by the resilience of the refugees. Their determination for education, however much they can get, is incredible and truly overwhelming. I'll always remember you... "It's kids like this that will build a better world tomorrow".

Global Media Irma moves into Guilford County as Charlotte area deals with damage
Author: 0 Irma moves into Guilford County as Charlotte area deals with damage

Hurricane Irma's leading edges whipped palm trees and kicked up the surf as it spun toward Florida with 125 miles per hour winds Saturday on a projected new track that could subject Tampa - not Miami - to the storm's worst fury. "We have no electricity, at least in this pat of Key West, we have no water, we have no internet service", Dave Gonzales, the museum's curator, said on MSNBC Sunday night.

Global Media Timeline | What to expect when Irma comes to Georgia
Author: 0 Timeline | What to expect when Irma comes to Georgia

The South Carolina Captive Insurance Association has postponed its conference scheduled for this week to December due to Hurricane Irma, which approached the state Monday as a tropical storm. "Don't wait for the water to start rising", he said. "We're also going to be dealing with some very intense downpours as well", Walls said. Similar storm surge and winds gusts are possible up to coast to Charleston too.

Global Media Karim Benzema sidelined for at least a month?
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Zidane also discussed his time at Real Madrid , which has seen him claim two Champions League titles, and a La Liga crown in his time at the helm. "With the chances we created, we must be more effective". "Following tests carried out on Karim Benzema at the Sanitas La Moraleja University Hospital, he has been diagnosed with a muscular injury in the semimembranosus of his right leg".

Global Media What's next: Hurricane Jose could hit Eastern US, Canada
Author: 0 What's next: Hurricane Jose could hit Eastern US, Canada

It's now moving north west, 285 miles from Grand Turk and Caicos - Barbuda and Antigua, after being hit by hurricane Irma , escaped the impact of Jose. The forecast for Tuesday morning shows high pressure (black circle) will move offshore and prevent Jose from escaping out to sea. As it stands now, most computer models want to take the storm generally to the north and then to the north-northeast, away from the USA east coast, by next weekend.

Global Media Father Tom Uzhunnalil who was abducted in Yemen rescued
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Father Uzhunnalil, who has been brought to Muscat , will reportedly fly down to his hometown of Kerala later today. Indian Priest Father Tom Uzhunnalil, who was abducted from Yemen previous year, has been rescued. Gunmen posing as relatives of one of the residents at the home burst inside, killing 16 including four Indian nuns. In a video released on December 27, 2016, the priest had appealed Indian government and the church to intervene.

Global Media Oil Rises As US Refineries Restart, Irma Wanes
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Harry Tchilinguirian, global head of commodity markets at BNP Paribas , said the market was still determining the extent of the damage of Hurricane Harvey on oil refineries, while anticipating the effect of Hurricane Irma, which made landfall in the US over the weekend.

Global Media China Will Back North Korea if US Strikes First
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The United States watered down a tougher draft of the resolution in order to win the support of China and Russian Federation, reports Reuters . The new draft moderates the toughest parts of the original proposal, with a potentially crippling oil embargo on North Korea to be introduced progressively, diplomats said .