The 2015 administration's measures made it more difficult to build roads, bridges and other infrastructure in areas that were susceptible to flooding.
Turner also defended his decision not to ask people to evacuate before Hurricane Harvey hit the city bringing the heavy rainfall. Texas officials say they expect to find further victims, however, as the storm moves inland.
In Houston, the George R. Brown Convention Center received hundreds of people as authorities scrambled to ready the building with 1.8 million square feet (0.17 million sq. meters) of space.
And yes, he's white - 35 years after Larry Holmes beat Gerry Cooney, the spectre of racism still lingers in boxing promotion. Some also will tell you McGregor punched his foe to the back of his head as frequently as he did to the front of his head.
That's better than what happened in 2012, when Pacquiao delayed a fight so he could watch the end of a Heat-Celtics playoff game. When the numbers for the August 26 prizefight are released, it will likely confirm that he will have been part of the top four.
Working with fresh tires down the stretch, Clements chased down Tifft after pitting with nine laps left to surrender the lead. After we'd slowed down they could have done a Virtual Safety Car but I guess they wanted to see a race.
His presentation at the Nou Camp drew 17,000 fans, and they were not happy to wait in the heat for the signing ceremony to begin. New Barcelona signing Ousmane Dembele has denied that his €105 million price tag places him under extra pressure to perform.
The team left Philadelphia today and were to report to Fort Worth to assist with water rescue and search and rescue efforts. More than 30,000 people are expected to need temporary shelters, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
If there is any blessing concerning hurricanes , it's that they can be predicted days in advance and preparations made. Greg Abbott acknowledged Utah along with several other states for sending critical resources.
The powerful storm rolled into its sixth day Wednesday, although Harvey started losing steam as it reached Louisiana . Several oil and gas refineries along the Texas Coast have temporarily shut down as the area recovers from the storm.
After the fight, Mayweather said, "Our game plan was to take our time, then take him out at the end, down the stretch". Mayweather , who retired immediately after the fight, received no medical suspension from the commission .
SPCA Of Texas: Donate here to help provide food and shelter for pets who are displaced or otherwise affected by this storm. Semin, as you mentioned, two people have been killed so far, but local authorities say the death toll is expected to rise.
The dual rear lenses on the Note8 both have optical image stabilisation (aka the tech that allows you to take less blurry photos). Samsung clearly doesn't want to take any chances with its new high-end device by ensuring both efficiency and safety.
Klopp's Liverpool side have started this campaign without Adam Lallana, who is injured, and Philippe Coutinho , who is "injured". Stein reached another European Cup final with Celtic, but would never again scale the heights of Lisbon in 1967.
As reported by Reuters , Fernandez said: "It's true we are in negotiations over a player to try and sign them". Neville, Mills and Smith debated the topic on The Debate . "If we think we have to do something, we do it".
Keon Broxton robs home run, saves game for Brewers
Milwaukee hasn't been to the postseason since losing in six games of the 2011 NL Championship Series to the Cardinals. Meanwhile, the Cardinals fell to 66-66 with the loss, 5.5 games back of the games and six games behind the Rockies.
Hurricane Harvey makes second landfall hitting Louisiana
As of Tuesday morning, nearly 50,000 homes had suffered flood damage, Texas officials said, and the tally is certain to rise. Following this picture, Trump supporters rushed to the social media platform to defend the first lady.
There's Still More Work to Do — Yellen
Still, today's remarks do give President Donald Trump more incentive to replace Yellen when her term expires in February. Draghi noted that potential growth in the developed world has slowed to 1 percent from an average of 2 percent in 2000.
Galaxy Note 8 Apps Available For Rooted Samsung Phones
Overall, there is an improvement in the performance, power saving modes, etc.as well, making it a very promising offering. The device had a 16MP of rear facing primary camera sensor, whereas the from==t facing selfie snapper boasted a 5MP lens.
BBCI: Janet Yellen defends US regulations
The world's most powerful central banker has warned against watering down regulations put in place following the financial crisis. That amounts to millionaires receiving an average tax cut of more than $217,000 in 2018, about 7 percent of their income.
China says North Korea tensions reached 'tipping point'
Pyongyang's defence chiefs analysed a plan for plunging a missile off the waters of the island under orders from the tubby tyrant. Experts warned that the rapid-fire escalation had raised the danger of a miscalculation among the nuclear-armed powers.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Galaxy S8 Plus: the weigh-in
The Galaxy Note 8's price in the UK starts at £869 SIM-free or starting around £60 per month if the buyer wants a phone in EMIs. As expected, Samsung has unwrapped its Note series flagship smartphone, Samsung Galaxy Note8 .
Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Is It Worth The Price?
If the figure turns out to be accurate, the smartphone will be much more expensive in India than a direct conversion suggests. If you always wanted Samsung's flagship experience now is your chance to grab these apps on your nougat based Galaxy device.
New troops to Afghanistan in 'days or weeks — US commander
Trump's South Asia plan is meant to force the Taliban to accept that they "will not win a battlefield victory", Tillerson said . Being the nation's top dog and sitting behind that desk in the Oval office comes with some harsh realities.
Samsung launches Galaxy Note 8; watch the live steaming here
The Galaxy Note 8 ships with Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box, and will get Android 8 .0 Oreo update in the coming months. Why did Verizon kill the Unlimited plan that everyone loved? It came with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on both front and back.