Tropical Storm Fay: Streets Flood as East Coast Gets Hammered With Heavy Rain

Tropical Storm Fay slightly picked up speed and strength as it moved closer to land Friday, and forecasters decreased projections for rain totals and flooding. Fay was expected to bring 2 to 4 inches (5 to 10 centimeters) of rain, with the possibility of flash flooding in parts of the mid-Atlantic and southern New England, … Read more Tropical Storm Fay: Streets Flood as East Coast Gets Hammered With Heavy Rain

Tropical Storm Warning: Fay Makes Landfall in New Jersey with Heavy Wind and Rain

Tropical Storm Fay slightly picked up speed and strength as it moved closer to land Friday, and forecasters decreased projections for rain totals and flooding. Fay was expected to bring 2 to 4 inches (5 to 10 centimeters) of rain, with the possibility of flash flooding in parts of the mid-Atlantic and southern New England, … Read more Tropical Storm Warning: Fay Makes Landfall in New Jersey with Heavy Wind and Rain

McEnany: ‘No Consensus Within Intelligence Community’ on Russia Bounty Reports

Leaders of both parties pressed on Sunday for answers from the White House about reports that Russian President Vladimir Putin had put bounties on U.S. troops in Afghanistan and that the U.S. had taken no action in response. Democrats called for hearings to be held. In his first comment on the matter, President Donald Trump … Read more McEnany: ‘No Consensus Within Intelligence Community’ on Russia Bounty Reports

Trump Was Not Briefed on Reports of Russian Bounties on U.S. Troops, McEnany Says

Leaders of both parties pressed on Sunday for answers from the White House about reports that Russian President Vladimir Putin had put bounties on U.S. troops in Afghanistan and that the U.S. had taken no action in response. Democrats called for hearings to be held. In his first comment on the matter, President Donald Trump … Read more Trump Was Not Briefed on Reports of Russian Bounties on U.S. Troops, McEnany Says

U.S. Protests Continue Despite Curfew

Thousands of people marched in protest in cities from New York to Los Angeles as curfews went into effect to help police stem violence and vandalism. In Houston, tensions escalated with police after a peaceful gathering organized in part by the family of George Floyd. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she will expedite some planned … Read more U.S. Protests Continue Despite Curfew

“Covid Toes” Could Be New Symptoms Of Coronavirus Patients

Another threat from the lung virus that causes Covid-19 has emerged that may cause swift, sometimes fatal damage: blood clots. Doctors around the world are noting a raft of clotting-related disorders — from benign skin lesions on the feet sometimes called “Covid toe” to life-threatening strokes and blood-vessel blockages. Ominously, if dangerous clots go untreated, … Read more “Covid Toes” Could Be New Symptoms Of Coronavirus Patients

Can US stimulus funding help shift to clean energy? | The Bottom Line

To combat the economic devastation of the coronavirus pandemic, the United States is considering pouring hundreds of billions of dollars into the nation’s infrastructure. Is this an opportunity to rebuild the country’s energy grid with renewables? In the US, fossil fuels (coal, gas, oil) provide more than 80 percent of the country’s power needs. Renewable … Read more Can US stimulus funding help shift to clean energy? | The Bottom Line

Cuomo: Trump Has Authority to Reopen Economy But Needs to Show Plan

Apr.14 — New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said President Donald Trump could probably decide when schools and businesses should re-open but noted that the president has effectively delegated those decisions to governors. New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Rhode Island and Massachusetts are joining an effort to coordinate on a plan to reopen their economies. Cuomo spoke Monday at … Read more Cuomo: Trump Has Authority to Reopen Economy But Needs to Show Plan

WATCH LIVE: New York’s Cuomo and other governors make announcement on coronavirus response

New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo (D) delivers a statement alongside the governors of New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Rhode Island. Read more: https://wapo.st/34xobwv. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for your support, here’s a deal on a Washington Post digital subscription: $29 for one year http://washingtonpost.com/youtubeoffer. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK … Read more WATCH LIVE: New York’s Cuomo and other governors make announcement on coronavirus response

Cuomo: Northeast Governors to Coordinate Reopening of Schools, Businesses

A coalition of Northeast governors announced a plan to coordinate the reopening of schools and businesses after the coronavirus outbreak subsides, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said. “The optimum is a geographically coordinated plan,” Cuomo said, adding that “This virus doesn’t understand governmental boundaries.” #Coronavirus #COVID19 #CoronavirusUpdates New Jersey and five other states will work … Read more Cuomo: Northeast Governors to Coordinate Reopening of Schools, Businesses

Timelapse footage shows pink supermoon rising over bridge in Rhode Island | ABC News

PINK SUPERMOON: A Rhode Island resident captured timelapse footage of the moon rising over the Newport Pell Bridge. Supermoons occur several times a year when the moon becomes closest to Earth in orbit, making it brighter and larger than usual. https://abcn.ws/2XhJSPA SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK … Read more Timelapse footage shows pink supermoon rising over bridge in Rhode Island | ABC News