Trump on Irma: 'We've never seen anything like this'
11 September, 2017, 00:50 | Author: Dustin Murphy
Trump, who is slated to return to the White House later on Sunday, huddled with his Cabinet this weekend at Camp David, where he spoke to the governors of Florida, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee as the hurricane path moved away from the lower Florida Keys westward to the Gulf Coast and states to the north.
President Trump remained at Camp David Sunday, where he was monitoring Hurricane Irma and communicating with a handful of governors whose states lay in the Category 4 storm's path.
Then there are those who hope Irma misses Mar-a-Lago completely, but just because they want Tropical Storm Jose - a more Hispanic-sounding name than "Irma" - to take aim at the estate. Together, we will restore, recover and rebuild.
From Texas to Louisiana, from Florida to Puerto Rico, and always the U.S. Virgin Islands, and everywhere in between that has been affected by these bad storms: "we will endure and come back stronger than ever before", the president said.
"What we're going to need is. perseverance", she said.
"It's a storm of enormous destructive power and I ask everyone on the storm path to heed all instructions".
He thanked government officials working "around the clock" to respond to the storm and urged all Americans to listen to local officials. "Property is replaceable but lives are not, and safety has to come first". The first time was to provide a list of shelters, road closures, and evacuation routes.
Saturday afternoon, Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator Brock Long warned that millions of Florida residents could be without power after the storm blows through, in some cases for weeks. "The people of South Florida, the people of the entire state should know: We are with you". Congress acted quickly to pass the $15.3 billion deal and send it to Trump, who signed it Friday after he arrived at the Maryland retreat. "He wanted to make sure we had all the resources".
On Friday, the United boss was still waiting for the last members of his squad to return to Carrington following the global break. In a recent interview with ESPN, Ibrahimovic had said, " Romelu Lukaku asked me for the No.9 jersey and I said yes".
Katia is the 11th named storm this Atlantic hurricane season and follows Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Jose . It was expected to gain some strength but the effects of Irma were seen eventually weakening that storm.
Syrian civilians have been victims to a number of chemical attacks that have hit the troubled country over the past few years. Diplomacy over the Assad government's use of chemical weapons has been thorny, resulting in deadlock at the U.N.
Ben Roethlisberger looks to pass against the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium on September 10, 2017, in Cleveland, Ohio. The ball bounded into the end zone where it was recovered for a touchdown, the first of the day, in very Browns fashion.
Pets will arrive September 16 and the no-kill shelter is also taking donations for food to be sent back down to the south. She said they will go through the same application process to find a qualified home as she would with any other animal.
Milwaukee Brewers starter Jimmy Nelson left Friday night's 2-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs after jamming his right shoulder. The Chicago Cubs will look to salvage a win and avoid the sweep when they take the field on Sunday.
Once the transfer becomes official, he will become the second most expensive player of all time, behind his new teammate Neymar . Kylian Mbappe was presented to the media in an event at Parc des Princes this morning in the French capital.
Cowboys RB suspension upheld, still playing Week 1
Although the result of the appeal is disappointing, Elliott's attorneys intend to give Zeke his day in federal court. With this news, it appears Elliott will be able to play in Sunday's season opener against the Giants .