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Thirteen people died and tens of thousands of homes were damaged in the floods that arrived with pounding rains across southern Louisiana in the second week of August. "The president's visit I think was great today", he said. Yet his response has earned some comparisons to how George W. Bush handled another natural catastrophe in a Louisiana city, New Orleans, during Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
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    Il sisma ha avuto epicentro 143 km a ovest della città di Meiktila, a una profondità di 84 chilometri. La scossa è stata avvertita a Yangon, la principale città del Myanmar, e a Bangkok, capitale della Thailandia. L'epicentro , infatti, è stato individuato nella popolosa area di Imphal, la capitale dello stato di Manipur, dove è segnalato il crollo di numerosi edifici.
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    Benhammad is reportedly a married man and has seven children with his current wife. Moulay Omar Benhammad and Fatima Nejjar , both in their 60s and vice presidents of the Unity and Reform Movement (Mur), have been "suspended from all structures of the movement", the party said on Monday after an emergency meeting of its leadership.
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    The Dollar index edged 0.1% higher to 94.63 as the market eagerly awaits Janet Yellen's speech this Friday at Jackson Hole. Energy plays in the region mostly advanced in early trade, with Santos shares gaining 0.66 percent, Woodside Petroleum up 0.86 percent and Inpex up 1.44 percent.
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    An global tribunal last month adjudicating on a Philippine petition struck down China's claims over nearly all of the SCS and upheld Manila's right in the area claimed by it. Duterte also warned China, which has a vastly superior armed forces, against attacking the Philippines. "(The ambassador) said that this is not true and I told him these reports are based on intelligence information, they have been validated so far as we are concerned, so I wanted a clarification from him", Yasay said.
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    Last month, the Clinton campaign brought in $52 million in donations. "Donald Trump put the whole issue of illegal immigration back in the forefront of the national debate through the Republican primaries and I commend him for that ". An aide to Clinton, who proposes a path to citizenship through legislation and executive leniency on deportation beyond what Obama has offered, said Sunday as Trump's shift was coming into view that the campaign believes his plan "remains the same as it's ...
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    See images of the destruction below. "As they continue the search for those trapped in the rubble, we invite everyone to pray for those who are suffering, for those without news of their loved ones, for those who are injured, for those who are still under the rubble".
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    President Rodrigo Duterte issued the warning in comments on his country's territorial disputes with China in a speech before troops at an army camp east of Manila . "You added something there". The president's aides had previously said not to take everything he says at face value. He also slammed the USA for interfering, and accused them of killing black people.
  • Terremoto - Ezio Tulli muore sotto le macerie con i due figli

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    Ritrovata invece viva assieme alla madre del poliziotto la moglie Giovanna Gagliardi , 47 anni, anche lei poliziotta in servizio a Cisterna, che ha perso in pochi secondi tutta la famiglia. A perdere la vita nel sisma una donna di Anzio, Alba Tontini di 75 anni. Si trovava nel luogo del sisma insieme alla figlia e alla nipote rimasti feriti.
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    The system, which would be named Hermine if it further develops, is nearly 1,400 miles away from South Florida . Tropical Storm Gaston is strengthening as it moves over the far eastern Atlantic. Indian River County Supervisor of Elections Leslie Swan has standby generators for polling places and alternative voting sites if one has to be closed, she said Tuesday.
  • Turkey Cracks Down on ISIS Militants Near Border With Syria

    Turkey Cracks Down on ISIS Militants Near Border With Syria

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    Turkey was deploying tanks and heavy weaponry on the border for the strikes, the reports added. Some 1,500 Turkish-backed Syrian rebels are thought to be in the Turkish town of Gaziantep waiting to attack. The leader of the newly declared "Jarablus military council", set up with the aim of mounting its own campaign to seize Jarablus with SDF support, was assassinated on Monday, the Observatory said.