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Controlled Reservoir Release Impacts Already Flooded Neighborhoods

Controlled Reservoir Release Impacts Already Flooded Neighborhoods

The Army Corps of Engineers on Thursday, August 31, said Addick Reservoir and dam was releasing 7,000 cubic feet of water per second, and Barker Reservoir and dam were releasing 6,300 cubic feet of ...

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Mackinac Bridge Authority Wants to Remind Drivers of Labor Day Closure

Mackinac Bridge Authority Wants to Remind Drivers of Labor Day Closure

MI loves its iconic Mackinac Bridge, especially on Labor Day. The walk across the five-mile span begins at 7:00 a.m.in St. Ignace and all walkers must start their trek by 10:00 a.m. Participants can p...

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Maryam Nawaz visits Saint Anthony Church

Maryam Nawaz visits Saint Anthony Church

Ex-PM Nawaz Sharif's daughter arrived at Lahore's St. Anthony s Church on Friday where she repeated that her father is fighting for the people of Pakistan and it is not his personal fight, stressing t...

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Smoke From Northern California Fires Drifting Into Bay Area

Smoke From Northern California Fires Drifting Into Bay Area

Though mandatory evacuation orders were imposed, many Lumpkin Road residents elected to shelter in place. Smoke from fires elsewhere in California and OR drifted into the Bay Area on Thursday, air qua...

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Mueller Has 'Problematic' Original Draft of Comey Firing Letter

Comey, which explains the president's rationale for why he planned to dismiss the director". On that day, the White House released a different letter from Deputy Attorney General Attorney Rod Rosenste...

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US President asked attorney general about dropping Arpaio case

US President asked attorney general about dropping Arpaio case

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) tweeted that Trump's pardon "makes mockery of rule of law" while Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) slammed the decision to issue the pardo...

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Locals defend Iowa's Confederate monuments as national debate rages

Locals defend Iowa's Confederate monuments as national debate rages

Confederate monuments have been removed in at least 23 cities across the us, and even more statues that critics call racist have been defaced in recent weeks. Kentucky's numbers may see a decreas...

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Most voters say Trump is 'tearing United States apart'

C'mon. They see Trump - and cheer him! - when he rips into other Republicans, Democrats, the media and anyone who criticizes him (such as the business leaders who quit his advisory councils). I'd be...

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North Korea Sentences 4 Journalists to Death Over Book Reviews

Two conservative South Korean newspapers - the Dong-A Ilbo and the Chosun Ilbo - had reviewed the newly-released Korean edition, which is titled " Capitalist Republic of Korea ". KCNA criticized t...

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After five weeks, Trump bristles at his altered White House

After five weeks, Trump bristles at his altered White House

Schiller's planned departure comes just over a month after Kelly became chief of staff with the mission of instilling new order inside Trump's often chaotic White House. Since taking over as chief of ...

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White House Preparing $5.9B Request for Harvey Recovery Aid

White House Preparing $5.9B Request for Harvey Recovery Aid

House GOP leaders have signaled they are aiming to act fast on Harvey aid and a vote is likely next week. The almost $6 billion request will be described as a "down payment" on federal aid in a lett...

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Obama will top Bush as most costly ex-president

Obama will top Bush as most costly ex-president

The allowances for an office and expenses - and pension for Obama - originated from a 1958 law, the Former Presidents Act , which provides for presidents when they leave office. Clinton has 8,300 squ...

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Bulls' Cameron Payne to miss start of season with another foot injury

Bulls' Cameron Payne to miss start of season with another foot injury

The Bulls issued a statement saying Payne fractured the fifth metatarsal of his right foot during a workout on July 18. With Payne out until late-November or maybe even December, Kris Dunn and Jeria...

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In a new shift, France calls for Syria transition without Assad

In a new shift, France calls for Syria transition without Assad

More than ISIL 300 fighters were allowed to leave the area with their families this week as part of a surrender deal but the convoy of buses carrying them to the ISIL-held town of Albu Kamal on the bo...

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USA seeks 'concerted action' on North Korea through sanctions

We think that China has a role to play and we'd encourage China to do everything it can to bring pressure on North Korea to stop this". A USA official told ABC News that Monday's test was assessed t...

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Washington "never" without diplomatic solution to North Korea: Mattis

A US ban on travel by Americans to North Korea comes into effect on Friday, a step announced after the death of a USA student shortly after his release from a 15-year prison sentence in the coun...

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Gas prices surge higher as drivers rush to fill their tanks

Meanwhile gasoline futures spiked to a more-than-two-year high on Thursday, following a report that the largest us refinery could remain offline for up to two weeks, adding to fears of a fuel shorta...

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Trump lawyers met with Mueller, arguing Trump didn't obstruct justice

Trump told aides at the time he was angry that Comey refused to publicly say that Trump himself was not under investigation, something Comey had told the president privately. Mueller in recent weeks...

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Two dead in rural Langley shooting

Two dead in rural Langley shooting

Craig Van Herk said, adding "IHIT is going to be assuming conduct of the investigation". Van Herk said the initial call about the incident came earlier in the morning, just after 5:30 a.m. The area ...

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Rain moves in through Friday as Harvey pulls north

Rain moves in through Friday as Harvey pulls north

From there, Harvey is expected to weaken as it heads northeast through the rest of this week. Below is a map of Harvey's projected path over the next few days. Tropical moisture moving into Ge...

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Gas prices jump in Windsor

Gas prices jump in Windsor

On Friday morning, GasBuddy posted prices of $1.10 a litre in Ottawa, less than $1.08 a litre in Toronto and less than 97 cents a litre in Calgary. That will bring the price up to 132.9 cents a litre,...

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Kim Kardashian Slams Trump; Says Her Daughter Would Make Better President

Kim Kardashian Slams Trump; Says Her Daughter Would Make Better President

Kim added a person must be very careful what they say because it's easy for others to take words out of their original context and misconstrue the meaning entirely. We have a feeling you'd do a far ...

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British prime minister says no plans to quit

British prime minister says no plans to quit

Mr Shapps told BBC Radio 4's "Today" programme: "The truth is we ran a very poor election". Theresa May has said she would like to lead the Conservatives into the next general election, declarin...

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Mr. Robot: Elliot pieces together his own shooting in season 3 trailer

Mr. Robot: Elliot pieces together his own shooting in season 3 trailer

Robot is continuing to pull zero punches in reminding us exactly what a state capitalist America might look like (i.e. carnage). "I think I'm next", while we see a shot of new cast addition Bobby Ca...

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Isis leader Baghdadi 'probably alive and planning last stand'

Isis leader Baghdadi 'probably alive and planning last stand'

Reports were circulated earlier in the year that Baghdadi had been killed in a Russian airstrike in Syria. "If he's alive out there somewhere, we're looking for him every day". Gen. Stephen Town...

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Sweden's Saad ties up with Adani to build fighter aircrafts in India

Sweden's Saad ties up with Adani to build fighter aircrafts in India

Months after LockheedMartin declared it would compete to build F-16s in India with the Tata Group, rival Saab of Sweden has declared its intention to build fighters planes with the Adani group . ...

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Judge to soon rule in Penn State frat death case

Judge to soon rule in Penn State frat death case

All eight individuals charged with involuntary manslaughter and aggravated assault saw those charges dropped. The lawyer for Brendan Young, who was chapter president the night in February when Piazz...

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BS Yeddyurappa's Son Raghavendra's SUV Runs Over 24-Year-Old

BS Yeddyurappa's Son Raghavendra's SUV Runs Over 24-Year-Old

BY Raghavendra also happens to be the son of BS Yeddyurappa, BJP Karnataka unit President and former Chief Minister of the state. BY Raghavendra is a member of the 14th Assembly Karnataka Legislativ...

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Erdogan labels United States indictment of Turkish security guards 'a scandal'

Erdogan labels United States indictment of Turkish security guards 'a scandal'

It said it had conveyed its reaction to the United States ambassador to Ankara . United States prosecutors charged a dozen Turkish security and police officers with assault after an attack on prote...

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Authorities Urge Louisiana Residents To Evacuate Dangerous Lower Income Brackets

Authorities Urge Louisiana Residents To Evacuate Dangerous Lower Income Brackets

A slight north or south shift in track will affect the corridor of heaviest rain. This system is moving NNE at 7 miles per hour and is leaving heavy rainfall throughout Louisiana and Southeast Texas. ...

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Trump to donate $1 m to Harvey relief funds

Trump to donate $1 m to Harvey relief funds

US President Donald Trump speaks outside of the Annaville Fire House after attending a briefing on Hurricane Harvey in Corpus Christi, Texas, on August 29, 2017. She said that Trump wants reporter...

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Spain expels N Korean diplomat over missile tests

Hua called on all parties to give serious thoughts to the "suspension-for-suspension" proposal China raised as a practical, feasible, fair, unbiased and effective way out of the current malaise. North...

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Trump to donate $1 million for Texas recovery

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, a Republican and Trump ally, however, loaded heavy praise on the president and the federal government, describing it as an "A-plus" effort. Trump visited Corpus Christi on Tu...

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Ellsworth airmen show force after latest North Korean missile launch

Ellsworth airmen show force after latest North Korean missile launch

British Prime Minister Theresa May, in her first official visit to Japan, signed a joint statement with Japanese Premier Shinzo Abe stressing the need to expand military cooperation in the face of the...

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Wisconsin Ranks 23rd For Adult Obesity

Wisconsin Ranks 23rd For Adult Obesity

He said West Virginia is facing a number of challenges which are contributing to the state's obesity rate. The data, based on self-reported information from the country's 2016 Behavioral Risk Factor...

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Palestinians mark Eid al-Adha across the region

Palestinians mark Eid al-Adha across the region

According to the fatwa issued by the Caucasian Muslims Office on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, the holiday falls on the 10th day of Dhu al-Hijjah in the lunar-based Islamic calendar. Saudi Arabia, ...

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All Rise: SCOTUS justice holds court at Yankee Stadium

All Rise: SCOTUS justice holds court at Yankee Stadium

I've had him fourth, fifth. "I'm just a player". "Didi's been swinging pretty well and Castro's been swinging pretty well. Again, [Judge] is really important to us". With the Yankees leading 2-1...

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Saffron is not my colour, says Kamal Haasan after meeting Kerala CM

Saffron is not my colour, says Kamal Haasan after meeting Kerala CM

Earlier, Vijayan said in a Facebook post that he and Kamal Haasan have known each other for long and they always meet whenever the actor visits Kerala. The actor had congratulated the CPI (M)-led LD...

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Harvey knocks out more refineries

Harvey knocks out more refineries

Gasoline prices hit fresh 2-year highs on Thursday as flooding from tropical storm Harvey knocked out nearly a quarter of US refineries, while crude oil prices fell again on the resulting drop in de...

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AAA Mid-Atlantic says gas prices fluctuating due to Harvey

AAA Mid-Atlantic says gas prices fluctuating due to Harvey

According to GasBuddy historical data, gasoline prices on August 27 in NY state have ranged widely over the last five years: $2.32 per gallon in 2016, $2.66 in 2015, $3.69 in 2014, $3.81 in 2013 a...

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