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by | September 18, 2018 | 06:32

But so far officials said the state's many lagoons of toxic waste had withstood the storm . Aside from immediate risk to the animals during the storm, damage to infrastructure could keep slaughterhouses closed, creating a short-term backlog of hogs coupled with a pork shortage.

by | September 12, 2018 | 22:40

Florence is now heading for ocean water with surface temperatures of around 85 degrees, meaning it will likely strengthen on its way to the East Coast. This system, when it gets to the coast, is only going to be moving about three miles per hour. "It's a statewide threat for the states involved". The problem is, much of the Carolinas are already saturated from rainfall.

by | September 12, 2018 | 04:31

Despite uncertainty of the impact Hurricane Florence might have on Howard County, officials are preparing for the worst. The water could rise 6 to 12 feet in the area of Cape Fear to Cape Lookout, including the Neuse and Pamlico rivers, says the National Hurricane Center .

by | September 11, 2018 | 22:28

At the same time Florence is expected to make its landfall, another storm, Isaac , is forecast to be at or near hurricane strength as it moves across the Lesser Antilles and into the eastern Caribbean Sea. Boarded up houses are seen ahead of Hurricane FlorenceÕs expected landfall, at Holden Beach, North Carolina, Sept. 10, 2018. "We are taking Hurricane Florence seriously".

by | September 06, 2018 | 19:43

If confirmed, the conservative appeals court judge would be expected to tilt the court's balance to the right. The document is partially redacted. In the document mentioned by Booker, Kavanaugh said that although he favored race-neutral policies in policing, there was an "interim question of what to do before a truly effective and comprehensive race-neutral system is developed and implemented".

by | September 06, 2018 | 13:11

Asked by senators at his confirmation hearing whether he believed the president could pardon himself, Brett Kavanaugh replied: "The question of self-pardons is something I have never analysed". "Religious liberty is another fundamental protection, and the Democrats in the Senate have gotten extremely radical", he said. Feinstein's assertion that more people would die if Kavanaugh would be confirmed because of his pro-gun stance and his refusal to agree with her assault weapons ban is ...

by | September 06, 2018 | 04:28

The quick adjournment allows Judiciary Chairman Charles E. Grassley to continue his panel's hearing for as long as he would like on Wednesday. After expressing her doubts on Brett Kavanaugh's ability to protect the privacy rights of all Americans, Sen.

by | September 06, 2018 | 03:29

One woman shouted about gun violence and the "slaughter" of children and yelled " sham president, sham justice! ". This is a travesty of justice! "To be consistent with the principle of the independence of the judiciary, I should not and may not make a commitment about how I would handle a particular case", Kavanaugh said .

by | July 12, 2018 | 07:53

John McCain , R-Ariz., previous year in voting against Republican ACA repeal efforts. Off the list now that Kavanaugh is the pick: Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., and Dean Heller, R-Nevada. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., pointed to the Women's March statement as proof that he was correct when he said Sunday that Trump "could nominate George Washington and the left would go insane".

by | July 01, 2018 | 23:49

Supreme Court. He will retire effective July 31. Social media outbursts after Kennedy's announcement Wednesday suggested that this fight will be every bit as brutal as was the confirmation of Gorsuch previous year by a vote of 54-45. A Ronald Reagan appointee, Kennedy was a strong conservative voice on the Court, and his voting record showed his support of the rights of the individual.

by | June 11, 2018 | 10:41

And he promises to work to win the support of those who did not vote for him. "The NDP has been flogging their carbon tax now for the past two years, spending, I think, $9 million tax dollars promoting it to Albertans", Kenney said. Over in Guelph, Mike Schreiner became the first Green Party candidate elected in Ontario. "My main focus is the economy, is making sure we create jobs and have this province thrive".

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:56

After launching in China last month , Honor has finally launched the Honor 10 smartphone internationally today at an event in London. The Honor 10 sticks to the usual yearly release window, given that the well-received Honor 9 was launched nearly a year ago.

by | May 14, 2018 | 19:39

Tell us in the comment section below: are you excited about RAGE 2 Announcement Trailer which is coming later today? Earlier this week a listing on Walmart's website accidentally "leaked" a number of video games which are supposedly to be announced at E3 2018 .

by | May 13, 2018 | 04:28

My mother was special. When our freshmen first arrive, we ask them to write a postcard home, right then. In light of all this, since the Biblical goal of government is essentially to promote morality and protect citizens, many of our nation's grieving moms - and numerous others concerned about violent repercussions - are wisely demanding legislative action.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:53

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said (via GeekWire ): "We want to make it possible for our customers to get the most out of their personal assistants, not be bound to a single one". Using Windows 10's Cortana to talk to Amazon's Alexa . It's fascinating to see the Seattle region's two tech titans working together, and for users of multiple voice assistants, it's encouraging that they're giving it a try.

by | May 07, 2018 | 14:42

Henry Calio says he noticed cracks in the driveway of his retirement dream home in the community of Leilani Estates. Residents have been evacuated from two remote, rural neighborhoods on the eastern edge of Hawaii Island where the lava is emerging from the fissures.

by | May 05, 2018 | 16:04

The Atlas V (five) rocket also holds a pair of mini satellites meant to trail the spacecraft all the way to Mars . The rocket carrying a robotic probe called InSight - which stands for Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport - achieved liftoff from Vandenberg Air Force Base on the California coast shortly after 4 a.m.

by | April 26, 2018 | 01:51

The new design lets users click on attachments, such as photos, without having to scroll through lengthy conversation threads, prominently displays the most-used applications-including Calendar, Tasks, Docs or Sheets-and introduces a "snooze" functionality to let users put off email notifications until a specified date.

by | April 26, 2018 | 01:34

Echo Dot Kids Edition ($80) is the newest smart speaker from Amazon , and another way for the company to get its Alexa assistant into more homes, and more rooms. Educational Q&A - Kids can ask Alexa questions about science, math, spelling, definitions, or any other topic that piques their curiosity. For anyone suddenly worrying about why a child might want an Echo or access to Alexa, this isn't primarily a device for children.

by | April 25, 2018 | 14:01

The new features are aimed at making the music experience more tailored to what the users want to hear now. So how has Spotify managed to save a hefty ratio of mobile data? Earlier, Spotify offered an ad-driven free service where users couldn't skip or replay songs.

by | April 23, 2018 | 00:33

That means you can watch the season premiere for free! Season two production is in the books, but Thandie Newton is still questioning the nature of her reality. "And you deserve this.' And that was nice", she says. We cut back to the uprising as it's happening two weeks prior. What are you looking for the most from this Sunday's new episode? "There is a question of Delos' real interests in the park", Nolan says.

by | April 21, 2018 | 01:13

Almost 10 years ago, Kratos made his fighting game debut in Bandai Namco's 3D, weapons-based fighter. Diomedes was a hero famed for his power in the Trojan war , a war that pitted Athena's favored army against Ares' favored army. Such narration style has never been opted before, which makes God of War a unique and indeed a " God of Games". He mentions the talented team with whom he was working on the God of War .

by | April 16, 2018 | 05:06

The Bruins' head coach wasn't exactly dealing with a makeshift lineup in the first two games of the best-of-seven first-round playoff series against the Maple Leafs - not with everyone on the top two lines, the No. The Toronto winger will have a phone hearing with the Department of Player Safety on Friday, and that usually means a suspension of five games or less in most situations.

by | April 13, 2018 | 06:55

That goes for fake news, foreign interference in elections and hate speech, as well as developers and data privacy, he said. "We have to make sure people aren't using it to harm people or spread disinformation", Zuckerberg told the Senators .

by | March 30, 2018 | 03:30

That said about the AppleCare+ pricing for the latest iPads, we will keep you posted with further updates from Apple and other tech giants. Apple is rolling out a new educational app and giving away extra online storage to teachers and students in an attempt to reclaim some of the ground that it has lost in USA classrooms.

by | March 29, 2018 | 08:27

The Xiaomi phone is packing the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor , the same one that's powering the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+. Mi MIX 2S gets an updated "full screen " display with slightly slimmer bezels all around. The company also launched their own affordable charging pad at RMB 99 (roughly Rs 1,020). The last flagship Mi device that Xiaomi launched in India was the Mi 5.

by | March 20, 2018 | 07:41

In a Hoosier State showdown, No. 2 seed Purdue (29-6) faces No. 10 Butler (21-13) in Detroit. Lamont West posted a double-double for the Mountaineers , finishing with 18 points and 10 rebounds. But it wasn't just him. The conference scoreboard for the 32 teams left in the NCAA Tournament is an interesting mix with 13 conferences remaining, with most of the one-bid leagues and the Pac-12 bounced in the first round.

by | March 16, 2018 | 03:36

While Vikander's Lara Croft isn't as snide or as sexualized as her predecessor, hers is a strong debut and like Daniel Craig's Bond, she'll make this iconic character her own. Will Lara and her dad escape the tomb? She just needs a better vehicle for her talent. But, as her journey unfolds, she opens up and dares to believe again.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:59

The watch features a "squircle" display, basically a square rounded at the edges. There will be new introductions to Fitbit OS with the launch of the Versa, however. There are also Special Edition options in lavender or charcoal, which come with canvas bands that are only available with the Special Edition. It'll also feature a custom adidas clock face and is expected to arrive March 19 for $329.95.

by | March 11, 2018 | 05:06

Obviously, the movie is based on a beloved childhood classic - one that some have said would be nearly impossible to film. Along with her prodigy of a younger brother, Charles Wallace ( Deric McCabe ), and her schoolyard crush, Calvin ( Levi Miller ), Meg travels through a wrinkle in space-time to rescue her father from a monster before he's lost forever.

by | March 01, 2018 | 13:14

The S9 comes with 3,000mAh battery whereas the S9+ houses 3,500mAh battery . The 12Mp front shooter is the biggest impression that the phone made on us when we got our hands on it at the big Galaxy S9 unveiling. This allows maximum light, capturing crisper colours and details with reduced noise. The S9 though has only a single lens shooter at the back, unlike the twin lenses on the iPhone X .

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:52

Unfortunately they will be unlikely to make it to our shores officially but if you are interested hit up all the usual grey market importers and try your luck. As noted by The Verge , Asus is making some spurious AI claims, too. As a result, blacks aren't as inky, and the phone doesn't meet mobile HDR standards.

by | February 24, 2018 | 05:25

That's because the product was exclusive to the Google Pixel , the search giant's flagship branded phone . Android Go is relied upon to make minimum price Android Smartphones, which have been moderate, laggy and intensely traded off previously, at long last usable.

by | February 24, 2018 | 05:11

This new chip, custom-designed by Apple to handle Bluetooth connections for their wearable devices, will be a significant upgrade from the W1 chip which the current model of Airpods now carries. If you've held off on purchasing the little Apple earrings because of connectivity or water resistance concerns, it's time to get excited. As is often the case with Apple , the company's truly wireless AirPods headphones were nowhere close to being the first device to market in this ...

by | February 12, 2018 | 03:33

The iPhone X has only been on sale since November in China, and the jury is still out as to whether it's a hit. Apple said Thursday its revenue during its first fiscal quarter of 2018 was the biggest in company history despite lower than expected sales of iPhones.