A trio of storm systems were brewing in the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean on Tuesday, with one preparing to dump heavy rain in parts of Texas and Louisiana in the coming days.
Tropical Storm Imelda was upgraded from a depression Tuesday afternoon and made landfall in Freeport, Texas around 1 p.m. with 40 mph winds. Threats from the storm include heavy rainfall and flooding in the Houston area, said Jeff Lindner, a meteorologist for the Harris County Flood Control... more»
Autumn is a season of change. You can see these changes in the leaves, as the change color and fall, and in the weather as it grows cold and dark. Your home should also see some changes. While decorating your home is a nice way to get into the spirit of autumn, there are lots of things you need to do in order to prepare for the cold months ahead. Making certain preparations and taking several precautions can not only ensure that you will be comfortable during the cold, autumn nights, but... more»
Democratic presidential hopefuls Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and former Vice President Joe Biden shake hands as they arrive onstage for the third Democratic primary debate of the 2020 presidential campaign season.
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Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren, holding distinctly different advantages, have separated themselves from the crowded Democratic presidential field, a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll shows.
In the survey, conducted after... more»
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who leaked secret documents about U.S. telephone and internet surveillance in 2013, saying his new book violates non-disclosure agreements.
Edward Snowden speaks via video link as he takes part in a discussion about his book “Permanent Record” with German journalist Holger Stark in Berlin, Germany, September 17, 2019.... more»
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“Say Amen, Somebody,” George T. Nierenberg’s 1983 documentary about the birthplace of some of the most iconic American gospel music is now receiving a limited theatrical run, and I cannot imagine a better remedy for our current divisive times. In his ecstatic four-star review, my late husband Roger hailed it as “the most joyful movie” he had seen in a long time, with its mixture of... more»
Police in upstate New York police said Tuesday they are investigating the discovery of an abandoned 3-year-old boy and a burned-out car with human remains to see if they are connected.
The boy was found Monday morning around 8 a.m., sleeping on a stranger’s porch, Buffalo police said. Ten hours later cops found the vehicle a mile away behind a mini-storage. The woman who found the boy said the child kept saying “the car’s on fire,” according to a report.
Asked at a... more»
Democrats hope to approve updates to the North American Free Trade Agreement, but still have concerns about enforcing the deal, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday.
“But we hope that we’re on a path to yes. The most important issue outstanding is enforceability,” she said in an interview with CNBC’s Jim Cramer.
The White House has pushed for swift ratification of the trade agreement struck last year among the U.S., Mexico and Canada. Pelosi and top negotiators... more»
Cats love t gaze at colorful fish tanks and paw at fish passing by. But do cats see color and are they able to appreciate the beauty? Common speculation is that cats, like most animals, are color-blind. This is only partially true, and you’ll see why.
Does the cat see the color of this fish tank? Photo by Andrei Meshcheriakov.
In this article, you are going to learn that cats are quite capable of recognizing different colors. In one way, their color recognition is even superior to... more»
LONDON (Reuters) – Boris Johnson illegally suspended parliament because he saw it as an obstacle to his Brexit plans, Britain’s top court was told on Tuesday as it met to decide whether the Prime Minister had unlawfully sought to by-pass lawmakers.
Johnson announced on Aug. 28 that he had asked Queen Elizabeth to prorogue, or suspend, parliament for five weeks from last week until Oct. 14. He said the shutdown was necessary to allow him to introduce a new legislative agenda.... more»
President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the Santa Ana Star Center, Monday, Sept. 16, 2019, in Rio Rancho, N.M. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
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Trump demands resignations over Kavanaugh story at New Mexico rally President Trump issued a full-throated call for resignations and changes in management at the New York Times during a fiery rally in... more»