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Disturbance could bring heavy rain this weekend

Disturbance could bring heavy rain this weekend

Acadiana's weather will feel at its best Friday night and Saturday night with lows dropping into the mid-upper 60s. The National Hurricane Center has pegged the area as one to watch for tropical development , giving it a 50 percent chance of becoming a depression or tropical storm as of Thursday afternoon.


Somalia's al Shabaab militants claim 17 killed in attack on military base

Somalia's al Shabaab militants claim 17 killed in attack on military base

The group's military spokesperson says they've now taken control of the base. The assault on the Somali National Army military camp in Barire, around 40km west of the capital Mogadishu, began with two suicide attackers detonating their auto bombs before gunmen overran the base.


Motorcycle cop injured in crash while escorting Trump's motorcade in Indiana

Motorcycle cop injured in crash while escorting Trump's motorcade in Indiana

An Indianapolis motorcycle police officer was injured in a crash while working on President Trump's motorcade detail in Indiana on Wednesday. "#ThankYou", the tweet read. Trump was in the city to push his so-called "middle class miracle", and sell his plan to overhaul the nation's tax code and revive his legislative agenda.


Federal judge rules cop can not sue Black Lives Matter

Federal judge rules cop can not sue Black Lives Matter

But U.S. District Judge Brian Jackson dismissed the officer's suit and ruled that Black Lives Matter is not an entity capable of being sued. The officer failed to show Mckesson "authorized, directed, or ratified specific tortious activity", Jackson wrote.



United States rejects North Korea war allegations as 'absurd'

As for Trump , he spent his time in front of the UN Generally Assembly threatening to "totally destroy" North Korea in the event that the us has to defend itself or allies. Security Council for adopting US-led resolutions over Pyongyang's launches of intercontinental ballistic missiles in July. Both North Korean and joint ventures between the two nations would be forced to close by early January 2018.


Trump Administration Waives Shipping Restriction For Puerto Rico

Trump Administration Waives Shipping Restriction For Puerto Rico

As he was departing for IN, a reporter asked Mr. Trump why the Jones Act had not been waived for Puerto Rico, as it had been for Texas. "We have a lot of shippers, a lot of people that work in the shipping industry that don't want the Jones Act lifted", Trump told reporters Wednesday.