The White House released photos of a Hurricane Irma briefing briefing on Sunday afternoon attended by President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania, VP Mike Pence and wife Karen, joined by several Cabinet members.
Alexander Acosta - at Camp David, the presidential retreat in the Maryland mountains.
The meeting was to discuss federal preparations for Hurricane Irma as the Category 3 storm prepares to strike Florida. "And when you compound that with Hurricane Irma, with Irma, you can imagine how that cost is going to go up".
Trump, who is weathering his second hurricane as President in as many weeks, received an update earlier Sunday on the status of Irma as it continues to slam Florida.
Trump sided with Democrats this week to raise the US borrowing limit and keep the government operating through early December in a bid to speed federal assistance to hurricane victims.
"I ask everyone in the storm's path to be vigilant and to heed all recommendations from government officials and law enforcement", Trump said in a videotaped statement.
About 1.2 million residents were already without power, Duke said, reiterating that outages could affect as many as 5 million people.
In such challenging times, Trump said, the "strength and the resolve of the American Spirit" is demonstrated "and we see the kindness and courage of our people".
"My administration is monitoring the situation around the clock and we're in constant communication with all of the governors, with state and local officials", said Trump.
Irma, which has so far ravaged Cuba and flattened parts of the Caribbean islands - leaving at least 25 dead there - had led to curfews being imposed in many parts across the Florida coast, including Miami beach.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott said he also talked with Trump on Sunday and the president "said he was saying prayers for us", Scott told CBS' "Face the Nation". FEMA and the Dept of Homeland Security addressed the group via video teleconference.
"Every resource of the federal government is being brought to bear to support state and local efforts", said Pence on Sunday.
If Ohio State does lose a game, their best case scenario is for that loss to come this weekend against fifth-ranked Oklahoma . Against Indiana last week, Ohio State at times displayed a five-man defensive front, with four ends on the field at one time.
Several users on Instagram are already seeing an option to share their images or Stories to Facebook , as Mashable reports . Following its success on Instagram , Facebook quickly baked Stories into its other apps, including WhatsApp and Messenger.
It's really weird that all of a sudden right off the bat when I get to Nebraska, we have a home-and-home with Oregon. Riley listed Autzen Stadium among the five "toughest environments I've coached in", a list that also included B.C.
The issue has gained a sense of urgency after a rise of deadly crashes in recent years following a period of decline. This bill also includes regulations on cyber security to prevent things like vehicle hacking from occurring.
Warm water is fuel for hurricanes and Irma was moving over water that was 1.8 degrees warmer than normal. A hurricane watch is in effect from Cabo Rojo to Laguna Verde, the National Hurricane Center said .
The England global moved to Anfield ahead of the transfer deadline in a deal reported to be worth £35million. Since then I have followed him and when I heard it may be possible to sign him I didn't need to think twice.
Forecasters have predicted damaging winds, drenching rains and a risky storm surge from the Gulf of Mexico. Meanwhile, Mexico is dealing with the aftermath of a powerful natural disaster on Thursday night.
Even Brad Keselowski , sixth in the standings with a 14.2 average finish, can't seem to make the jump from the top-10 to top-5s. As Matt Kenseth didn't get a second radiator, Earnhardt will not get another shot at a NASCAR Cup Series championship.
Their confidence and resilience has been strong all season, and there's no reason to believe that will change any time soon. The Brewers will be without perhaps their most reliable starting pitcher as they make a last-ditch run at a playoff spot.
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