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Boris Johnson hit for Storm Dennis flood response, minister says no visit is to ‘avoid media jamboree’

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An explosivewinter storm that roared across theNorth Atlantic and trigged severe flooding inEngland andWales has fueled criticism of Prime MinisterBoris Johnson over his decision not to visit impacted areas as more rain is in the forecast. The Environmental Agency said England has already received 121 percent of its average February rainfall as major rivers have set new flood records. TheMet Read More

Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. 4th Quarter 2019 Unaudited Results

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Houston, Feb. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: SHLX) reported net income attributable to the Partnership of $140 million for the fourth quarter of 2019, which equated to $0.37 per common limited partner unit. Shell Midstream Partners also generated adjusted earnings before interest, income taxes, depreciation and amortization attributable to the Read More

Rare weather phenomenon ‘St. Elmo’s Fire’ captured by hurricane hunter aircraft in North Atlantic

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High in the skies above the North Atlantic, the crew of an aircraft typically used for hunting hurricanes instead captured a rare weather phenomenon on Saturday right outside their window. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Aircraft Operations Center said the crew of one of the agency’s Lockheed WP-3D Orion “hurricane hunter” aircraft was conducting a winter Read More

Mary Anne Marsh: Democrats’ Bloomberg bargain – here’s the deal they might have make to beat Trump

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The 11 days between the New Hampshire primary and the Nevada Caucus is the longest stretch between any contest in the Democratic nomination and Super Tuesday. For the winner, and those who exceeded expectations in New Hampshire, it’s a fight to keep the momentum going for news cycles that are measured in minutes not days. Read More

Jane Seymour turns 69 — The ‘Dr. Quinn’ star reveals her secrets to aging gracefully: ‘Nobody believes it’

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Jane Seymour is turning 69 on Saturday, and there’s only one way she would want to celebrate the big day. The former “Dr. Quinn” star, along with her Open Hearts Foundation, will host its 2020 Gala at the SLS Beverly Hills. The foundation, established in 2010, is celebrating its 10th anniversary with “a mission to help Read More

‘The Sinner’ star Bill Pullman reflects on his friendship with John Candy: ‘He took me under his wing’

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Bill Pullman got his first big break at age 33 and currently has more than 70 films to his name — but the actor is now eager for a good thrill. The 66-year-old is enjoying new fame as a TV star while appearing on USA Network’s critically acclaimed series titled “The Sinner” alongside Matt Bomer and Read More

Northern Ireland couple make history as region’s first same-sex marriage

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Two women tied the knot Tuesday in Northern Ireland’s first same-sex wedding, after the region became the last part of the United Kingdom to legalize gay marriage. Care worker Robyn Peoples, 26, and waitress Sharni Edwards, 27 married at a ceremony in Carrickfergus, near Belfast. The couple said they had not intended to be the Read More

Tropical storm watch vs. tropical storm warning: Here’s the difference

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Between early June and late November, coastal locations fromTexas toMaine are vulnerable to the wrath of tropical storms andhurricanes that can cause vastdestruction. On average, 12tropical storms– six of which become hurricanes – form over theAtlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea or the Gulf of Mexico during the hurricane season, according to theNational Weather Service. When such storms approach land, the National Hurricane Center Read More

Major winter storm in Europe leaves several dead, creates widespread travel disruptions

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A powerful winter storm blasting Europe with hurricane-force winds and heavy rain has been blamed for several deaths Monday, as travel has been disrupted throughout the continent. The storm, named Ciara by theU.K. Met Office weather agency, slammed the U.K. and Ireland on Sunday, bringing winds of up to 90 mph before moving eastward and leaving tens of thousands Read More

Utah ATM robbery botched despite use of stolen ‘heavy equipment’ to smash machine, police say

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A group of thieves in Utah failed to make off with an ATM early Saturday despite smashing the money machine to pieces with stolen “heavy equipment,” investigators said. The botched robbery unfolded at a Wells Fargo Bank just after 4 a.m. in Hurricane, a city in southwestern Utah, policesaid in a news release. The suspects Read More