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Photos show destruction of Hurricane Harvey

Photos show destruction of Hurricane Harvey

Reuters/Adrees LatifPeople can visit the websites of verified local and national organizations to send help to the victims of Hurricane Harvey . Either way, Congress will have to wait on the Trump administration to put together a disaster relief request - adding even more stress and less time to its fall session.


People denied entry post Trump travel ban can reapply for visas

People denied entry post Trump travel ban can reapply for visas

The first order was declared unconstitutional by a court less than 24 hours after being signed when two Iraqi nationals Hameed Khalid Darweesh and Haider Sameer Abdulkhaleq Alshawi, who had worked in the USA for over a decade, filed a lawsuit challenging it after they were detained at John F.



Red Cross deploys volunteers to Texas

The Red Cross says it sent out nearly half of its " emergency response fleet " and says finding shelter for those in need is the current priority. The Houston Emergency Operations Center posted on its website that they are requesting donations be made to the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund , according to a news release issued from St.


U.S. markets finish higher

U.S. markets finish higher

ADP employment report for August, as well as the latest revisions to U.S. Q2 GDP", Hewson said. The S&P 500 is up 14.54 points, or 0.6 percent. "There's no doubt that the market is still in an uptrend". Markets in USA ended on higher note on Thursday, the last trading day for the month. Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) down 1.6%, Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) down 0.6% and The Travelers Companies Inc (NYSE:TRV) down 0.5%, were among the worst Dow performers of the session.



James Mattis: US Is Not Out of Diplomatic Options on North Korea

The United Nations condemned North Korea's "outrageous" firing of a ballistic missile over Japan on Tuesday, demanding Pyongyang halt its weapons program but holding back on any threat of new sanctions on the isolated regime. There is always hope that someone else will solve the problem: China, the UN, South Korea or the somewhat mythical "international community". Responding to North Korea's recent intermediate-range ballistic missile launch, US and allied forces flew a joint ...


Real-life clowns complain Stephen King's 'It' movie is bad for business

Real-life clowns complain Stephen King's 'It' movie is bad for business

Stephen King has banned Trump from seeing it; the powerful clown lobby, pissed as they are about the film's likely impact on their job prospects, is getting clown-only screenings for it. "Don't kill the messengers for the message." - he seems relatively unbothered. "These are the tips we've given out for decades and they're what people should be familiarized with now".