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Update: State of emergency for Florida as Cat. 4 Hurricane Matthew closes in

Hurricane Matthew closed in on Florida Thursday afternoon as a powerful Category 4 storm as the governor urged people up and down the state’s 580-mile Atlantic coastline to get out immediately. CHANGES IN WATCHES AND WARNINGS WITH THIS ADVISORY…THE HURRICANE WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED NORTHWARD TO EDISTO BEACH…SOUTH CAROLINA. A TROPICAL STORM WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR

Trump closes out Indiana by looking past it, he pivots to Hillary Clinton

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Donald Trump is over this primary. On the eve of Indiana’s vote, with polls showing him well ahead of Ted Cruz, Trump spent his final day of campaigning here looking ahead to November — touting general election polling, lunching with a prominent Clinton gadfly, and making the case that the Republican

Primary elections Held Tuesday in 8 states

TOP OF THE TICKET On a day with primary elections in eight states, the marquee race in Mississippi, where six-term GOP Sen. Thad Cochran faced his toughest re-election fight ever, remained too close to call hours after the polls closed. The state’s Republican establishment backed Cochran against state Sen. Chris McDaniel, a favorite of the

No, James Madison did not Reject Nullification

By Michael Maharrey,  For some reason, some conservative commentators keep propagating the historical lie that James Madison “rejected nullification.” James Madison did no such thing. Even while opposing a bastardized proposal for nullification created out of thin air in South Carolina, he still supported nullification as a “natural right.” SOUTH CAROLINA In Madison’s “notes on

China could penetrate US with new huge missile

It might be time to sweep the cobwebs out of that old nuclear bunker at the bottom of the garden after reports in state-run Chinese media confirmed that the People’s Liberation Army is actively developing an intercontinental missile capable of penetrating US defences. News first emerged of the planned ‘super missile’ from defence industry bible

Tropical Storm ISAAC

BULLETIN TROPICAL STORM ISAAC INTERMEDIATE ADVISORY NUMBER 13A   NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL092012 800 AM EDT FRI AUG 24 2012 …HURRICANE HUNTER AIRCRAFT REPORTS THAT ISAAC IS A LITTLE STRONGER… SUMMARY OF 800 AM EDT…1200 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…16.0N 70.3W ABOUT 175 MI…280 KM SSW OF SANTO DOMINGO DOMINICAN REPUBLIC ABOUT 220 MI…355

TROPICAL STORM ISAAC ADVISORY NUMBER 7 NWS

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  NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL092012 500 PM AST WED AUG 22 2012 …CENTER OF ISAAC MOVING THROUGH THE LEEWARD  ISLANDS…NEW WARNINGS AND WATCHES ISSUED… SUMMARY OF 500 PM AST…2100 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…16.0N 61.2W ABOUT 25 MI…40 KM SSE OF GUADELOUPE ABOUT 365 MI…585 KM ESE OF SAN JUAN PUERTO RICO MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…45