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Some Flights Canceled Out Of Phoenix Due To Heat

Some Flights Canceled Out Of Phoenix Due To Heat

At the time, many airlines did not even have performance data for flights at that temperature , but have mostly updated their information for flights in the 122-plus range, he said. "Heat of this magnitude is rare, unsafe and very possibly deadly", the Weather Service in Phoenix warned on Monday. In the weeks leading up to the beginning of monsoon season, temperatures in Arizona, New Mexico, southern Nevada and Southern California typically climb to the highest they'll be all year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Life Goal achieved: Tropical Storm Cindy threatens Gulf Coast

This is a classic rainmaker tropical system, with a large area of rain surrounding a poorly organized low pressure center. Cindy is the third named tropical storm of 2017. The tropical storm warnings have been discontinued for Trinidad and Tobago, and Grenada. Rainfall of 6 to 12 inches is expected in coastal areas of Louisiana , Mississippi, Alabama and the Florida Panhandle. Consulte Mais Informação

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Snake crawls out from under vehicle hood on Texas highway

Snake crawls out from under vehicle hood on Texas highway

A couple of drivers in Texas got a bird's eye view of a snake, too, when it crawled out from under the hood as they were driving. "I've lived in Texas all my life, and yes, it was a non-lethal snake, but it was terrifying". When a story starts with "What the hell??" and has a middle with "Swade, he's not leaving the truck, man". KCBD reports that it was a bullsnake, which ranges from three to five feet, according to Texas Parks & Wildlife . Consulte Mais Informação

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Supreme Court to hear major gerrymandering case

Supreme Court to hear major gerrymandering case

The Assembly Minority Leader says if the Supreme Court agrees with the lower court that Wisconsin's maps are unconstitutional, the justices' decision will "end the bad polarization we see in both Wisconsin and across America". In that case and again in 2006, Kennedy didn't find one. The non-partisan redistricting and the state's top-two primary system have led to more-competitive races, some even pitting members of the same party against one another. Consulte Mais Informação

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UK police: Mosque attack suspect held on terror charges

On Monday night, hundreds including religious leaders took part in a vigil. He was spotted passed-out in the van he is accused of later using to plough into worshippers near the mosque in Islington, north London . The attack raised fears of retaliation against Muslims after a series of deadly assaults in Britain by militants. During Monday's attack, witnesses described hearing the assailant shout: "I am going to kill Muslims!" "He came in here and he was just staring before he started ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Mexico Targets Journalists/Activists With Spyware Reserved for Criminals

Mexico Targets Journalists/Activists With Spyware Reserved for Criminals

Mexican journalists, activists and human rights lawyers were targets of spyware, according to internet watchdog Citizen Lab at the University of Toronto. At a news conference in Mexico City, journalist Carmen Aristegui accused the state of criminal activity. "The Government of the Republic categorically denies that any of its entities carries out actions of surveillance or intercepting communications from human rights defenders, journalists, anti-corruption activists or any other ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Final Fantasy XV: Episode Prompto Trailer

Final Fantasy XV: Episode Prompto Trailer

As of now, however, Square Enix has yet to reveal exactly what will follow-up Prompto's DLC that's set to drop at the end of this month, but hopefully, it will do so soon. The new " Final Fantasy XV " DLC will also feature Prompto riding a snowmobile making his icy exploration a fast paced one. The DLC will last at least two hours , with Prompto delving deep into his past and mixing up melee attacks with the use of guns and even bazooka taken from the enemy magitek soldiers. Consulte Mais Informação

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Britain, EU kick off Brexit negotiations

Britain, EU kick off Brexit negotiations

And our promise to you is that we will always strive to provide indispensable journalism to our community. EU Commissioner for Agriculture Phil Hogan says the Commission fully understands the threat to Ireland's economy. Both sides acknowledged the clock was ticking, with the date for the UK's departure from the European Union fixed for March 2019. They should finally tell us what the aim is. Consulte Mais Informação

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4 more Los Angeles youth police cadets arrested in scandal

4 more Los Angeles youth police cadets arrested in scandal

Six of the arrested cadets were assigned to the 77th Street Division program and one was assigned to Pacific Division, Beck said. "There was no enforcement action that we have discerned", said Beck. In response, the Los Angeles Police Department has suspended the cadet programs at the 77th Street Division and Pacific Division, the stations where the teenagers were training, according to the L.A. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hearing scheduled on release of Cosby jury names

Hearing scheduled on release of Cosby jury names

Even though the machinations of a retrial would be handled by attorneys, the ultimate decision of the next panel of jurors will be, once again, heavily dependent on their assessment of Constand and Cosby. It is not clear how the jury split on whether to convict or acquit the 79-year-old comedian. Prosecutors plan to retry Cosby. Media outlets are urging a judge to make the names public. Consulte Mais Informação

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Merkel urges unity ahead of Brexit talks

Nearly exactly a year after Britain's seismic referendum to leave the bloc, the EU's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier of France, welcomed his counterpart David Davis with a cheery handshake at the European Commission in Brussels. If its assessment is positive, the talks will then move on to "scoping the future relationship on trade and other matters". Acknowledging the hard talks ahead, British Secretary for Brexit David Davis, said the talks would be held in a constructive and positive ... Consulte Mais Informação

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SpiceJet commits to buy Boeing's 737 MAX 10 planes worth $4.7 billion

SpiceJet commits to buy Boeing's 737 MAX 10 planes worth $4.7 billion

Romanian low-priced carrier Blue Air has concluded a long-term lease agreement with Air Lease Corporation (ALC) for six new Boeing 737 MAX 8 and six used 737-800 aircraft, the US-based company said on Tuesday. The 787-10 is the third version of Boeing 787 Dreamliner family. Macron, who wants France to become more tech-savvy and comes off a big electoral win, tried on a virtual reality headset, and checked out Airbus satellites, a drone created to inspect planes and a turbo-generator ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian Plane Comes Within Meters of US Jet Flying Over Baltic Sea

Russian Plane Comes Within Meters of US Jet Flying Over Baltic Sea

Col. Michelle Baldanza told VOA Tuesday. The BBC reports the Russians have reported a different account of the interaction between the Russian jet and the USA aircraft. US officials report that the majority of these encounters have been "safe" and "professional". U.S. Navy spokesperson Capt. Jeff Davis said, "Russia is certainly within its right to exercise within worldwide airspace, but we want them to respect global standards for safety to prevent accidents". Consulte Mais Informação

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3.2 quake hits Augusta

3.2 quake hits Augusta

The USGS showed it began in the vicinity of Killebrew and Woodward avenues in south Augusta. Richmond County Emergency Management Agency is working to assess any damages to homes and businesses. An natural disaster hit the city of Augusta, Ga ., around 11 a.m. Tuesday morning. The epicenter of quake is just off of Peach Orchard Road. According to the U.S. Consulte Mais Informação

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