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  1. Trumpa s Nominee to Head Consumer Watchdog Grilled in Senate HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Democracy Now

    ... million-or about a quarter-from the CFPB's budget. She assisted the Trump administration's bungled response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico and helped craft the "zero tolerance" policy at the U.S.-Mexico border that's seen thousands of immigrant ...

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  2. NYC Vows to 'Keep Fighting' With Appeal After Federal Judge Dismisses Climate Suit Against Big OilRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Common Dreams

    A dock sits damaged near the Statue of Liberty, which remained closed to the public six weeks after Hurricane Sandy on December 13, 2012 in New York City. New York City officials are vowing to appeal U.S. District Judge John Keenan's dismissal of a lawsuit filed by the city in January that aimed to hold five top oil companies-BP, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil, and Royal Dutch Shell-financially liable for fueling the global climate crisis that is increasingly impacting coastal communities.

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  3. Puerto Rican evacuees get another extension on housingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Fredericksburg.com

    Hundreds of Hurricane Maria evacuees from Puerto Rico who are living in hotels around the nation have been given more weeks to use temporary housing vouchers, after a federal judge extended a temporary restraining order. U.S. District Judge Timothy Hillman on Thursday ruled they can use the assistance through at least checkout time on Aug. 7. Hillman said he wants to hold another hearing on the evacuees' request to keep the Transitional Sheltering Assistance program going and he expects to issue an order on Aug. 6. The evacuees have been living in hotels on the mainland since they fled the island after Hurricane Maria last September.

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  4. Hurricane Maria evacuees get another extension on housingRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | WWLP

    Hundreds of Hurricane Maria evacuees living in hotels around the nation have been given more weeks to use temporary housing vouchers, according to a federal judge. The judge in Massachusetts on Thursday extended a temporary restraining order, allowing the evacuees to use the vouchers through at least checkout time on Aug. 7. The evacuees have been living in hotels on the mainland since they fled the island after Hurricane Maria last September.

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  5. What to Do If Your Home Is Struck by LightningRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Southern Accents

    ... e's website here . While we have you on the topic of home safety, now's a good time to review what to pack in your hurricane survival kit . Stay safe and watch the weather!

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  6. Fincantieri Starts on Second Ship for Virgin VoyagesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Marine News

    ... Can't Dent the Enthusiasm at this Year's MACC.Curtis Bay, MD: On the morning after the Baltimore, MD area... After Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico with devastating force on September 20, 2017, a number of news reports claimed that... The 3,500 m3 ...

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  7. Extreme heat expected, Texans urged to seek air-conditioned spacesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... and neighbors (particularly those who are elderly or have a disability), and stay in air-conditioned rooms. Hurricane Harvey survivors living in FEMA-provided housing units should immediately call the Maintenance Switchboard Call Center, ...

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  8. Puerto Rican evacuees get another extension on housing Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WFTV Orlando

    ... your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Hundreds of Hurricane Maria evacuees living in hotels around the nation have been given more weeks to use temporary housing vouchers, according to a ...

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  9. Lin-Manuel Miranda Is Finally Making His Directing Debut, And Yes, It's A MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cinema Blend News

    ... to play the lead in Hamilton for a special engagement of the musical in Puerto Rico that will help raise money for Hurricane Maria relief. He's busy, is what I'm saying. While directing a movie musical isn't going to be exactly like creating one for ...

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  10. Congressmen DeFazio, Garamendi On Jones Act in Puerto RicoRead the original story

    1 hr ago | SIU

    ... and Estudios TA cnicos, Inc. to address concerns raised about the Jones Act during the catastrophic 2017 hurricane season. It found that the Jones Act had no impact on retail prices or the cost of living in Puerto Rico. Moreover, the analysis ...

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  11. NewsBranson tragedy: Mobile duck boat owner stresses safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    ... captains who've handled much bigger challenges, he said. That's one reason the company was able to pitch in after Hurricane Harvey flooded the Houston area last summer. Working with Fresenius Kidney Care, Gulf Coast Ducks loaded up three Duck Boats ...

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  12. Miami Valley under threat of severe weather FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WDTN-TV Dayton

    The first batch will feature showers and thunderstorms with heavy rain, gusty wind and small hail possible. The morning storms should be sub-severe, although an isolated warning cannot be ruled out.

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  13. Climate change is the biggest threat to the EarthRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... about how this would bring down Australian revenue with a downfall in the tourism industry.The much vicious Hurricane Matthew that originated from a tropical wave and continued to grow in the Atlantic, caused up to 1600 deaths. ChrisLancey stated ...

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  14. Cornerstone Pros Helps Households Retain Power Throughout Hurricane SeasonRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | SBWire

    Last year, devastation stormed across Florida communities as residents faced the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. In its wake, the storm left more than 60 percent of the state without power.

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  15. Trump Administration Deletes Info For Women & LGBTQ People From Gov WebsiteRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    ... Nothing short of a miracle would save Janet and Victor Morales. The couple's life was turned upside down after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico Where there's a male politician behaving like a sexist buffoon, there's a woman getting ready to ...

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  16. Loon's Balloon-Powered Internet Heads to AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PC Magazine

    ... were used in Puerto Rico to provide emergency 4G/LTE service to 100,000 people following the devastation from Hurricane Maria. The technology is specifically designed to provide internet access in parts of the world where building cell towers or ...

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  17. Friday might be New Jersey's last rain-free day until AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... this coastal storm will tap into some tropical moisture to produce heavy rain, it is not a tropical system or hurricane. (It's more reminiscent of a wintertime nor'easter, really.) Since my admittedly wishy-washy Thursday morning blog post , the ...

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  18. Today is a First Alert Weather Day for storm threatRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The First Alert Weather Team has declared Friday a First Alert Weather Day due to the threat of severe storms which look to impact the entire Tennessee Valley late today and overnight tonight. Scattered storms will be possible Friday after lunchtime, but the main concern for severe storms will start Friday after 7 PM and possibly even later.

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  19. Renew Financial Presents Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... financing option we offer through RenewPACE, will help to create a stronger, safer Florida." Shortly after Hurricane Irma, Renew Financial led several efforts to help Florida homeowners recover from the storm. These investments in Florida's ...

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  20. Judge orders extension of aid for Puerto Rico storm evacueesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    A U.S. judge on Thursday ordered another extension of a temporary assistance program for hundreds of Puerto Rico families who fled the hurricane-ravaged island in 2017 and are living in hotels across the United States. The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced in May that the program to assist families displaced by last year's Hurricane Maria would end on June 30. Eight Puerto Ricans, most of whom are in Massachusetts, filed a proposed class action lawsuit that contends FEMA's actions would violate their due process rights under the U.S. Constitution.

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