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September 5, 2018 4:08 AM Tropical Storm Gordon makes landfall on US Gulf Coast

WASHINGTON: Tropical Storm Gordon was making landfall Tuesday night on the US Gulf Coast along the border of Alabama and Mississippi as hurricane warnings remained in place. Authorities declared a state of emergency in both states as well as in the city of New Orleans in Louisiana – devastated in 2005 by mega Hurricane Katrina. The Miami-based National 77

October 30, 2017 3:24 AM First look at Netflix’s Southern epic ‘Mudbound’ (VIDEO)

LOS ANGELES, Oct 30 — Netflix has released the first trailer for Dee Rees’ upcoming drama Mudbound. The film is set in Mississippi after World War II and tells the story of a black family and a white family and how they attempt to coexist. It stars Carey Mulligan, Jonathan Banks, Garret Hedlund, Mary J. Blige, Jason Mitchell, Jason Clarke and Rob Morgan 59

October 28, 2017 12:25 AM Armour enjoys rare 36-hole lead at PGA Tour tournament

REUTERS: Ryan Armour notched four successive birdies on his way to a second-round 68 and a one-shot lead at the Sanderson Farms Championship in Mississippi on Friday. Armour got a little tentative on fast greens on his back nine but made it home safely to post a 10-under-par 134 halfway total at the Country Club of Jackson. Tyrone Van Aswegen overcame 4

October 24, 2017 5:14 AM Rashidi Hasbullah appointed Sec-Gen of Tourism and Culture Ministry

PUTRAJAYA: Datuk Rashidi Hasbullah has been appointed Secretary-General of the Ministry of Tourism and Culture effective tomorrow (Oct 25) succeeding Datuk Ab. Ghaffar A. Tambi. Chief Secretary to the Government Tan Sri Dr Ali Hamsa said Rashidi had served in the civil service for more than 26 years since March 1, 1991. "Rashidi's appointment is based 13

October 8, 2017 1:04 AM New Orleans and Gulf Coast hunker down as Hurricane Nate makes landfall

Tourists walk down Bourbon Street as Hurricane Nate approaches the US Gulf Coast in New Orleans, Louisiana, on October 7, 2017. — Reuters picNEW ORLEANS, Oct 8 — Hurricane Nate made landfall near the mouth of the Mississippi River as a Category 1 storm with winds of 85 miles per hour yesterday evening, threatening parts of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama 20

October 7, 2017 8:11 PM Hurricane Nate shuts in 92 percent of U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil output

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Hurricane Nate had shut in 92 percent of oil output and 77 percent of natural gas production in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico as of Saturday afternoon, according to the latest U.S. government estimate. The storm, which is expected to make landfall late Saturday on the central U.S. Gulf Coast as a Category 2 storm on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane 8

October 7, 2017 8:05 AM Hurricane Nate heads towards the Central Gulf of Mexico

(Reuters) - Hurricane Nate headed toward the central Gulf of Mexico on Saturday and was expected to strengthen and make landfall along the U.S. central Gulf Coast later during the day, the National Hurricane Center said. The Category 1 hurricane was about 420 miles (675 km) south-southeast of the mouth of the Mississippi River with maximum sustained 13

October 7, 2017 6:32 AM Hurricane Nate heads toward the Central Gulf of Mexico

The storm will move toward the north today night and then turn north-northeast tomorrow, the hurricane centre predicted. — Reuters picMILWAUKEE, Oct 7 — Hurricane Nate headed toward the central Gulf of Mexico today and was expected to strengthen and make landfall along the US central Gulf Coast later during the day, the National Hurricane Centre said. The Category 16

September 25, 2017 10:20 PM Around the World and the U.S., New Travel Ban Draws Anger, Applause and Shrugs

Different restrictions were imposed on each of the three additions, depending on the threat they were deemed to pose. For example, for Venezuela the ban applies only to visits by certain government officials and their families, while Somalis are barred from emigrating to the United States but not from visiting. The addition of Chad to Mr. Trump’s travel 37

August 28, 2017 6:30 PM Texas officials say at least eight dead as Harvey flooding continues

HOUSTON — Rain pelted this battered city anew Monday as emergency teams — aided by a growing contingent of citizen-rescuers — plunged into waist-deep water seeking people stranded by devastating, historic flooding in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. Officials in Texas said Monday afternoon that at least eight people appear to have died as a result of the storm 28