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Powerful Irma winds, rain to subside overnight in Middle Georgia

Powerful Irma winds, rain to subside overnight in Middle Georgia

Georgia Tech officials said the campus would remain open with limited operations, and would monitor the storm's progress. Once the storm passes, Georgia Power said that its crews would fan out to affected areas and begin repairing lines. Southeast Georgia could get from 4 to 8 inches (10 to 20 centimeters) of rain, with isolated areas seeing between 8 and 12 inches (20 to 30 centimeters), according to weather service meteorologist James Carpenter. Consulte Mais Informação

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High winds warning with 70mph gusts to batter England and Wales

High winds warning with 70mph gusts to batter England and Wales

Trains were also temporarily cancelled between Manchester Victoria and Huddersfield because of flooding. A yellow weather warning for high winds has been issued for large swathes of England and Wales. Although the forecast looks quieter for the rest of Monday, Sky News weather presenter Isobel Lang said "wild and windy" conditions are set to return on Tuesday and Wednesday. Consulte Mais Informação

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United States pushing to cut off oil to North Korea with UN resolution

United States pushing to cut off oil to North Korea with UN resolution

South Korea had responded to the North's nuclear test by saying it was strengthening its defences, in part by deploying more US-made Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile launchers. "This is an ambitious and hard-hitting resolution", said a Security Council diplomat. Along with blacklisting North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , the draft resolution would impose a travel ban and asset freeze on four other senior North Korean officials. Consulte Mais Informação

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Putin opposes tougher sanctions against N. Korea

Putin opposes tougher sanctions against N. Korea

China objects to both the military drills and the deployment in South Korea of an advanced USA missile defence system that has a radar that can see deep into Chinese territory. Yonhap news agency reported that 36 civilians were taken to hospitals for injury. The fiercest opposition has come from Seongju, a melon farming region about 190 miles southeast of Seoul, where U.S. Consulte Mais Informação

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Labour sets new relationship with Media Policy

Labour sets new relationship with Media Policy

It's part of a wider $38m in additional annual funding Labour is promising if elected. Checkpoint presenter John Campbell already brings a bit of TV into RNZ . Labour has today launched its media and film policy aimed at strengthening New Zealand's identity and providing sustainability for the industry. In an interview with RNZ , Ms Ardern said she agreed with Former Prime Minister Jim Bolger who had made the statement during an interview in The 9th Floor series. Consulte Mais Informação

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Remnants of Irma move into central IN by mid-week

Remnants of Irma move into central IN by mid-week

As Irma continues to hammer the Southeast, our weather remains rather nice to start the work week. A storm surge watch and hurricane warning are both in effect. Less than a half-inch is likely to fall across Upstate, the Weather Prediction Center said . Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Now that the eye is over land, weakening will continue, and should become tropical storm status sometime this morning. Consulte Mais Informação

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Orleanense e dois filhos morrem em queda de precipício

Orleanense e dois filhos morrem em queda de precipício

Os três morreram na hora. "Agora, o caso fica a cargo da Polícia Civil, que irá investigar a afirmação de testemunhas, de que o motorista, pai das duas crianças, entrou em uma propriedade ao lado do Parque da Cascata do Avencal, em um local onde não há estradas, e deliberadamente conduziu o automóvel para a queda do penhasco", explica o comandante do Corpo de Bombeiros de Urubici, tenente Newton Mendes Nunes Júnior. Consulte Mais Informação

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Google has updated its Dashboard platform to make it more user friendly

Google has updated its Dashboard platform to make it more user friendly

Google tries to address this problem with Dashboard, a place to view all of your account's data in one place. Within the Google Dashboard , My Activity and My Account handle this part of the privacy process. Along with the update, Google released new numbers on just how popular its privacy features are. The update doesn't by any means change the way Google follows you around the internet, but it does make it a whole lot easier to see everything the company knows about you. Consulte Mais Informação

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