• Tropical Storm Cindy batters US Gulf Coast (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

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    At 1:00 CDT (0600 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Cindy was located near latitude 26.8 North, longitude 91.4 West. Cindy is moving toward the northwest near 7 miles per hour (11 km/h), and this motion is expected to continue today. "All arms of the state's emergency preparedness and response apparatus are taking Tropical Storm Cindy seriously, and we are calling on all Louisianans throughout the state to do so as well", Edwards said in a statement.
  • Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana

    Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana

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    Maximum sustained winds are at 60 miles an hour with higher gusts, and it is moving to the northwest at 8 mph. Alek Krautmann at the weather service office in Slidell, Louisiana, said more moisture was heading in from the Gulf Wednesday evening.
  • Institutional Investor Sentiment About Ford Motor Co (NYSE:F) Increased

    Institutional Investor Sentiment About Ford Motor Co (NYSE:F) Increased

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    The stock decreased 0.72% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $11.04. About shares traded. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has risen 7.92% since June 22, 2016 and is uptrending. 132 funds opened positions while 525 raised stakes. About 2.93M shares traded. Vnbtrust National Association increased General Mtrs Co (GM) stake by 59.62% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.
  • Xbox One X at E3, in moving pictures

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    Sporting six teraflops of processing power-two more than Sony's PlayStation 4 Pro-the Xbox One X (X1X?) pushes 4K gaming to the living room for a hefty £450/$500. Dave Thier, a contributor for Forbes, said consumers criticized Xbox One for concentrating too much on non-gaming applications and "just couldn't compete with the cheaper, better-performing PS4".
  • Ford moving compact vehicle production to China

    Ford moving compact vehicle production to China

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    Ford had originally planned to move the production of the Ford Focus to Mexico in order to take advantage of lower labor costs. Ford was slammed by President Trump repeatedly over the proposed Mexico move and the administration raised the possibly of punitive tariffs for carmakers who located south of the border.
  • Cindy rolls through Gulf with one known fatality

    Cindy rolls through Gulf with one known fatality

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    A 10-year-old boy from Missouri has died on the Alabama coast after being fatally struck by a log that washed ashore during a storm surge from Tropical Storm Cindy , a sheriff's captain said. The Louisiana Offshore Oil Port, the largest privately owned crude storage terminal in the United States, suspended vessel offloading operations ahead of the storm but said Tuesday it expected no interruptions to deliveries from its hub in Clovelly, Louisiana.
  • Tropical Storm Cindy: Drenching rains, flood threat on coast

    Tropical Storm Cindy: Drenching rains, flood threat on coast

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    It's important to not focus completely on the forecast path of the low-pressure center since impacts will extend well to the east along the Gulf Coast. A tropical storm watch is also in effect on the upper Texas coast from west of High Island to San Luis Pass. Friday into Saturday , the storm's remnants will probably become linked with a front headed toward the East Coast, potentially enhancing rainfall in the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic before pushing offshore.
  • Public funeral planned for Otto Warmbier

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    The Hamilton County coroner is still trying to determine the cause of Warmbier's death Monday. He called North Korea a "brutal regime". "It's a total disgrace what happened to Otto". "I wish we would have a little more help with respect to North Korea, from China". In the House, lawmakers lined up behind legislation from Rep. Adam Schiff, a Democrat, and Rep.
  • IS destroys iconic Mosul minaret

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    It was in the mosque that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the Islamic State's leader, made his only public appearance three years ago, declaring himself "commander of the faithful" and calling on all Muslims to travel to the group's self-declared caliphate.