Tag: hurricane

News Wrap: Tropical Storm Karen soaks U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico

In the day’s other news: President Trump took on globalism and Iran in his formal address at the United Nations today. He spoke against the backdrop of this growing impeachment talk in Washington. Again, Yamiche Alcindor reports. YAMICHE ALCINDOR: The president’s tone may have been subdued. DONALD TRUMP, President of the United States: If you want freedom, take pride in...

Neil DeGrasse Tyson: We Are Witnessing The ‘Unraveling Of An Informed Democracy’ | MSNBC

>>IT’S CRITICAL DATA, BUT IT’S EXTRAORDINARILY RISKY. RICHARD, WE THANK YOU FOR WHAT YOU’RE DOING. LET’S BRING INTO THIS CONVERSATION ASTROPHYSICIST NEIL deGRASSE TYSON. GIVE ME THE SCIENCE PRPT i. WHAT IS GOING ON HERE?>>EARTH IS PISSED OFF. SORRY. I DON’T KNOW HOW ELSE TO PUT IT.>>SEE, I DO UNDERSTAND SCIENCE.>>THESE ARE SHOTS ACROSS THE BOW AT THIS POINT. WE...

News Wrap: Supreme Court allows new asylum policy to take effect

AMNA NAWAZ: Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives have taken another tentative step towards impeaching President Trump. They set out ground rules today, amid questions about how ready they are to go further. White House correspondent Yamiche Alcindor has our report. YAMICHE ALCINDOR: Today, Democrats insisted, no matter what you call the process, the possibility of impeaching President Trump...

Trump’s Commerce Chief Denies Threat To Fire NOAA Staffers | NBC Nightly News

REPORT HE THREATENED THE JOBS OF WEATHER AGENCY EMPLOYEES FOR THE JOBS OF WEATHER AGENCY EMPLOYEES FOR KNOCKING DOWN AGENCY EMPLOYEES FOR KNOCKING DOWN PRESIDENT TRUMP’S KNOCKING DOWN PRESIDENT TRUMP’S ASSERTION THAT THE PRESIDENT TRUMP’S ASSERTION THAT THE HURRICANE WOULD STRIKE ASSERTION THAT THE HURRICANE WOULD STRIKE ALABAMA. HURRICANE WOULD STRIKE ALABAMA. NBC’S HALLIE JACKSON ALABAMA. NBC’S HALLIE JACKSON IS...

In the Bahamas, ‘slow’ government response leaves residents turning to strangers for help

JUDY WOODRUFF: Hurricane Dorian is sweeping up the United States’ Eastern Seaboard tonight after adding its list of victims. The storm is now blamed for at least six deaths in the U.S. and 30 in the Bahamas. And it doled out surprising damage today along North Carolina’s outer banks. John Yang is in Nassau, where he watched the hurricane’s progress....

PBS NewsHour full episode September 6, 2019

JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening. I’m Judy Woodruff. On the “NewsHour” tonight: evaluating the wreckage. As Hurricane Dorian makes landfall in North Carolina, rescue teams in the Bahamas deliver relief to those affected by the deadly storm. Then: It’s Friday. Mark Shields and David Brooks on the Democrats’ plans for climate change, Republicans canceling primaries, and funding the border wall. Plus:...