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Harvey to hit insurers hard

Harvey to hit insurers hard

Gulf Coast region meet Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) standards set in 1980, AIR said. State Farm, for instance, has sent additional resources to the Austin area, preparing to deploy them to the hardest hit areas to help process claims when weather conditions improve.



Did You Miss This Major Continuity Error in 'Game of Thrones'?

That was really fun, because we got to see Davos the smuggler. He added, "I think they both know it's wrong. But it's going to have a different kind of magical quality to it, because it's coming from an undead dragon ". One of the reasons that Davos seems to have become sort of a fan favorite is because he's a straight shooter. So it has this kind of - it's nearly like a G8 summit.


The Bear Case for Plains All American Pipeline, LP (PAA)

The Bear Case for Plains All American Pipeline, LP (PAA)

The following firms have also recently changed their position in PAA . Tortoise Capital Advsrs Lc stated it has 6.89% of its portfolio in Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE: PAA ) tumbled -38.31% year-to-date. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 31st were issued a $0.55 dividend.


Trump Addresses Crowd During Visit With Hurricane Victims

Trump Addresses Crowd During Visit With Hurricane Victims

The White House said the president and first lady Melania Trump will visit Corpus Christi, where they'll receive a briefing on relief efforts by local leaders and relief organizations. The storm that now holds the record for wettest tropical cyclone in the continental United States - Amelia - dumped prodigious volumes of water over a much smaller and less populated area in 1978.


Harvey 2017: Residents urged to file claims ahead of new insurance law

Harvey 2017: Residents urged to file claims ahead of new insurance law

As the Texas Tribune reports, now if insurance companies are late paying claims as a result of a lawsuit, they must pay an additional penalty to policyholders (18% of the claim, in the state of Texas). Many homeowners in federally designated flood zones are required by their mortgage providers to buy flood insurance. Households and businesses in Harris County, which includes Houston, held about 249,000 National Flood Insurance Program policies as of June 30, according to the Federal ...


Five Nigerian Pilgrims Die in Saudi Arabia

Five Nigerian Pilgrims Die in Saudi Arabia

Political tensions are overshadowing the great religious event, but have not prevented 86,500 Iranian pilgrims from coming to Mecca this year after they were excluded last year following a deadly stampede during the 2015 Hajj. The Saudi minister of Islamic Affairs, Saleh al-Sheikh, told his country's official news agency SPA that the kingdom serves all pilgrims without discrimination or exclusion on the basis of nationality, tribe or sect.