Daily Archives: September 11, 2017

U.S. East Coast slowly sinks into the sea, faces more frequent flooding

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FloodsU.S. East Coast slowly sinks into the sea, faces more frequent flooding

Published 11 September 2017

The East Coast of the United States is threatened by more frequent flooding in the future. The states

Press Briefing by PresSecretary Sarah Sanders and Homeland Security Advisor Tom Bossert

James S. Brady Press Briefing Room

2:45 P.M. EDT

MS. SANDERS:  Good afternoon.  This morning, we had the honor of joining of the President at the Pentagon to observe the anniversary of September 11th with …

Six Nominations Sent to the Senate Today

NOMINATIONS SENT TO THE SENATE:

Scott W. Brady, of Pennsylvania, to be United States Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania for the term of four years, vice David J. Hickton, resigned.

Bobby L. Christine, …

General Assembly Adopts Six Resolutions, Including Texts on Global Economic Governance, Multilingualism, Wildlife Protection, Eradicating Malaria

Concluding the work of its seventy-first session, the General Assembly adopted six resolutions this morning, including one relating to global economic governance.

The Assembly adopted that resolution, titled “the United Nations in global economic governance” …

News in Brief 11 September 2017 (PM)

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Members of the displaced Rohingya community in Myanmar. Photo: Julia Wallace/IRIN

Myanmar violence “putting all civilians at risk”

Violence in the northern part of Rakhine State in Myanmar which has …