In January, areport from theNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency hinted at the possibility of an "extreme" sea-level rise scenario that would put some American landmarks, towns, and cities underwater within the century.
The president's famed Mar-a-Lago estate - the so-called "winter White House" in southeast Florida where Trump has spent many weekends since his inauguration - looks like it could suffer some major damage if the Category 5 hurricane continues on its projected path.
The Mar-a-Lago property, insured to the Trump Organization and Donald J. Trump Revocable Trust, has an unsubsidized policy and has the "full-risk" rate for its flood zone, a FEMA spokesperson told HuffPost. Having described the private resort as the "best club in the world", he hosted the Japanese prime minister there in February. "Some critics say the program benefits affluent people who live on beachfront property, essentially allowing them to live in places that are at a high risk of being damaged".
"A group of Democratic lawmakers introduced a bill in June that specifically aimed to block Trump properties from receiving any federal subsidy for flood insurance coverage", HuffPost noted. In Miami-Dade County, the storm also spurred the start of that region's biggest-ever evacuation effort.
In his book Crippled America - "The rhetoric of this book is both exhausted and tiring in equal measure", according to Kings Review - Trump said, without explaining his reasoning, that he does not believe in climate change.
There's going to be a lot of pressure on Vandeweghe to play another clean match and any slip in her game will result in a loss. The 22-year-old ended Svitolina's dreams of becoming the world number one after fighting from 4-2 down to clinch the decider.
On the day of the violence, police detained two members of Erdogan's security detail but released them shortly afterward. Sixteen of those indicted were Turkish "security guards" who attacked demonstrators, injuring several.
I think it's just a matter of belief, really, self-belief - trusting his own technique and trusting his own ability. I know within myself that I should be performing much better than I am, so I was just pleased to get over the line.
Prince William and the former Kate Middleton are expecting their third child together, Kensington Palace announced on Monday. Saying thank you for the present, she turned to the Duke, laughing, and said: 'We will just have to have more babies'.
Both Terrazas and Garcetti said the La Tuna fire was the largest in the city's history in terms of acreage. But he added that the "erratic" winds, which helped spread the fire Friday had subsided by Saturday.
Analysts expect a hike of around 5 cents by Friday evening, followed by a further jump of 9 cents on Saturday. That will bring the price up to 132.9 cents a litre, just as families hit the road for the long weekend.
This SUV and subsequent EV siblings are expected to use the same 40kWh batteries as the new Leaf to offer a range of about 379km. So, we would get to see e-Pedal, ProPilot and ProPilot Park features in this new Nissan Leaf vehicle for this year's edition.
And your senator, Claire McCaskill, she must do this for you. "The liberals often say, well, you know we care about the children". In his remarks there, Trump urged people to vote her out of office if she did not support lowering taxes.
The Lititz Police Department posted a few photos on Facebook , and to be fair we'd have been getting the heebie jeebies too. Not only are they leaving the balloons for others to find, but they're leaving small messages to help build up the fear.
Giant Sunspot Unleashes 2 More Powerful Solar Flares
The flare was so strong it was able to cause shortwave radio blackouts over Africa, Europe, and across the Atlantic Ocean. Solar particles that make it to atmosphere can have a dramatic effect on neutral molecules, causing them to glow.
Migrant crisis: European Union court rejects quota challenge
The ECJ said in its ruling that the European Union "was not required to act unanimously when it adopted the contested decision". While Hungary and Slovakia have now failed in their legal challenge to the policy, that doesn't fix the political problem.
Super Eagles Thrash Cameroon 4-0 In Uyo
Gernot Rohr's men are expected to begin preparations for the reverse leg of their 2018 World Cup qualifier against the Indomitable Lions quickly, as the game is billed for Monday evening.
Security beefed up at Dera Sacha Sauda ashram
Tensions were already high after his conviction Friday prompted tens of thousands of his worshippers to stage violent protests. On August 28, the Dera head was found guilty of rape on two counts and sentenced to 20 years of imprisonment.
Mom dies in Harvey floodwaters while saving her infant daughter
As Tropical Storm Harvey travels inland toward Louisiana and continues to flood Texas, the death toll too has continued to rise. Authorities said they are not going to release the mother's and child's names until family members and friends are notified.
IPhone 8 and iPhone 7s WILL Launch on September 12
Apple's rumored to launch the smartphone with a button free front facade, following in the Galaxy S8's footsteps. Research firm IDC gave Apple's shares another boost after releasing bullish estimates for the new iPhone .
We are learning sledging from Aussies: Shakib Al Hasan
Questions remain about whether the Australians were mentally prepared for their first series on Bangladeshi soil since 2006. Shakib claimed 5-85 and was the obvious man-of-the-match choice for his first innings score of 84 and a 10-wicket haul.