Tag archive for ‘Hurricane Harvey’
By news On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Pastors stand firm as Trump’s U.S. evangelical base weakens

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – As President Donald Trump bowed his head in the Oval Office earlier this month, Texas Southern Baptist Pastor Robert Jeffress and other U.S. religious leaders laid their hands on Trump’s More...

By news On Thursday, September 14th, 2017
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Trump thanks Florida first responders for Irma work

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump praised first responders in storm-ravaged Florida on Thursday for limiting the U.S. death toll from devastating Hurricane Irma, the second major storm More...

By news On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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Telethon raises $44 million for Hurricane Harvey, Irma relief

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A celebrity-packed telethon for the victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma raised some $44 million, organizers said on Wednesday, after more than 130 stars including George Clooney, More...

By news On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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Hurricane Irma: Trump approves billions in aid as storm devastates Florida killing three | World | News

President Trump approved a £11.37billion ($15billion) bill on Sunday that means residents and businesses can apply for grants for temporary housing, home repairs, low-cost loans to cover uninsured property losses More...

By news On Sunday, September 10th, 2017
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Hurricane Irma nearing Florida with catastrophic winds, deadly storm surges

FORT MYERS, Fla (Reuters) – Hurricane Irma was set to make landfall in Florida on Sunday with devastating winds and life-threatening storm surges, prompting one of the largest evacuations in U.S. history, More...

By news On Sunday, September 10th, 2017
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Hurricane Irma nearing Florida with catastrophic winds, deadly storm surges

FORT MYERS, Fla (Reuters) – Hurricane Irma was set to make landfall in Florida on Sunday with devastating winds and life-threatening storm surges, prompting one of the largest evacuations in U.S. history, More...

By news On Sunday, September 10th, 2017
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Floridians scramble for safety as Irma closes in

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Reuters) – Hurricane Irma turned its menacing sight toward the Florida Keys on Saturday as it completed a destructive march along Cuba’s northern coast and set off an 11th hour scramble More...

By news On Sunday, September 10th, 2017
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Ashtead Group for a £38million windfall following Hurricane Harvey | City & Business | Finance

The equipment rental firm should benefit from the multibillion dollar clean-up programme after Hurricane Harvey caused devastation across Texas, with Hurricane Irma set to sweep across southern Florida today. The More...

By news On Saturday, September 9th, 2017
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Trump says churches should get FEMA funds for hurricane relief

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Friday that churches in Texas should be able to receive money from the Federal Emergency Management Agency for helping victims of Hurricane Harvey. Trump More...

By news On Saturday, September 9th, 2017
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Congress approves Trump’s aid and debt deal with Democrats

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump signed a bill on Friday extending the government debt limit for three months and providing about $15 billion in hurricane-related aid, bringing his surprising More...