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WorldTrump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday

12:25  11 july  2019
12:25  11 july  2019 Source:   usatoday.com

Facebook and Twitter not invited to White House social media summit, sources say

Facebook and Twitter not invited to White House social media summit, sources say The White House has not extended invitations to Facebook and Twitter to attend its social media summit on Thursday, people familiar with the matter said. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); The people, who spoke to CNN Business on the condition of anonymity, suggested it was not surprising. They said they believe the summit would amount to a right-wing grievance session and was not aimed at seriously discussing some of the issues facing large technology companies.

Trump to hold social media summit , minus the big social media . The second storm of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season is expected to form along the Gulf Coast at some point Thursday and is forecast to make landfall around Louisiana on Saturday as a major storm or hurricane .

Social Media . T-Mobile For Business BrandVoice | Paid Program. Remarkably, I am writing about a possible hurricane in the Gulf of Mexico. However, the key message is that if you are in the northern Gulf coast , particularly Louisiana and eastern Texas, pay attention.

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Trump to hold social media summit, minus the big social media

President Donald Trump will host a White House event Thursday on claims of political bias in social media. Notably absent from the event  will be representatives from the big social media platforms such as Facebook, Google and Twitter. The White House said the "Presidential Social Media Summit" is designed so Trump can hear directly from users, including those who responded to a recent White House request for examples of alleged bias. Those who have announced they will attend include self-proclaimed "guerilla journalist" James O'Keefe and conservative talk-show host Bill Mitchell.

Flooding swamps New Orleans; possible hurricane coming next

Flooding swamps New Orleans; possible hurricane coming next A storm swamped New Orleans streets and paralyzed traffic Wednesday as concerns grew that even worse weather was on the way: a possible hurricane that could strike the Gulf Coast and raise the Mississippi River to the brim of the city's protective levees. 

Earlier this month, Trump tweeted his support for Northam' s Republican opponent, Ed Gillespie. Activists are calling for the university to cancel classes Thursday , fearing potential violence as both alt-right and anti-fascist groups, known as Antifa, have talked on social media about using violence

The killings created a media frenzy and made countless people too afraid to go out at night. Now in his 60 s , Berkowitz is serving a sentence of more than 300 years. The first hurricane of the 2017 Atlantic season slammed into Mexico' s central Gulf coast early Thursday . The U. S . National Hurricane

Hurricane watch issued in Louisiana as tropical system gains strength

The second storm of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season is expected to form along the Gulf Coast at some point Thursday and is forecast to make landfall around Louisiana on Saturday as a major storm or hurricane. "This system has the potential to become a dangerous hurricane," according to the National Weather Service in Lake Charles, Louisiana.  The storm could bring more heavy rain and flooding to New Orleans, which was inundated with 6-7 inches of rain on Wednesday, triggering a flash flood emergency for the area. Even more concerning, the Mississippi River in New Orleans is now forecast to crest near 20 feet on Saturday, the weather service said.

Is Twitter Down? Users Report Issues With Social Media Website

Is Twitter Down? Users Report Issues With Social Media Website The website going down happened ahead of President Donald Trump's social media summit at the White House.

Residents along the northern Gulf Coast should monitor the forecast closely knowing that conditions could change, and make sure your Hurricane -force winds (74-plus mph) are expected to arrive in the hurricane warning area along the coast of Louisiana by Friday night or Saturday morning, with

The biggest news to start your Thursday . Hurricane Andrew still haunts Florida 25 years later. Before Hurricane Katrina and Superstorm Sandy, there was Hurricane Andrew. She scrubbed her social media accounts, then posted videos of a snake. There is speculation that the new song will be

Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday

Budget discussions, protests expected in Alaska

Discussions and protests are expected to resume in Wasilla, Alaska, Thursday as the state is facing considerable budget issues. In an attempt to balance the state's budget, Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy has ordered a $130 million cut to The University of Alaska in the form of a line-item veto. Lawmakers and higher education activists are at odds over how to deal with Alaska's money troubles. Alaskan oil production and worldwide oil prices have declined in recent years, so the state has used billions in savings to balance its budget. But it's running out of money, and Dunleavy wants to send Alaskans $3,000 dividend checks from oil tax revenues. The legislature has until Friday to take action and avert the cuts.

Trump rails against 'terrible bias' at social media summit

Trump rails against 'terrible bias' at social media summit “We have terrible bias, we have censorship like nobody has any understanding or nobody can believe,” Trump said.

Sign up for. '10 things you need to know today' newsletter. Forecasters issued a hurricane warning Thursday for parts of the Louisiana coast as a strengthening Tropical Storm Trump , who has repeatedly accused social media companies like Twitter of alleged suppression of conservative

Sign up for. '10 things you need to know today' newsletter. Forecasters issued a hurricane warning Thursday for parts of the Louisiana coast as a strengthening Tropical Storm Barry headed for an expected Friday night 7. Trump holds social media summit excluding Facebook and Twitter.

Trump's pick to be the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to testify

Army Gen. Mark Milley, President Donald Trump's pick to be the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, is scheduled to testify at his Senate confirmation hearing Thursday. Milley, who has been a member of the Joint Chiefs since 2015 and is currently the Army's chief of staff, would succeed Marine Corps Gen. Joseph Dunford, whose second two-year term expires in October.  The hearing comes at a time of uncertainty amid the ranks of Pentagon leadership. On Sunday, Adm. Bill Moran, Trump's nominee to be the top Navy officer announced he was declining the appointment after a request for his emails by USA TODAY prompted a call for an inspector general's investigation. Last month, Patrick Shanahan withdrew from consideration as the next defense secretary after USA TODAY and others revealed details of his turbulent divorce and family life. If confirmed, Milley would be the nation's highest-ranking military officer.

The Latest: Trump approves federal declaration due to Barry

The Latest: Trump approves federal declaration due to Barry NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on a tropical weather system in the Gulf of Mexico (all times local): 10:45 p.m. President Donald Trump has declared a federal declaration of emergency for Louisiana ahead of Tropical Storm Barry's expected landfall late Friday or early Saturday along the state's coast. The declaration late Thursday authorizes the Department of Homeland Security and Federal Emergency Management Agency, to coordinate all disaster relief efforts. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards had asked the Trump administration in a letter earlier Thursday that the state receive supplementary federal resources as soon as possible should they be needed.

Serena eyes Wimbledon final ticket

The women's draw at Wimbledon is down to the last four, and Thursday's matches will determine who plays in Saturday's final at the All England Club. Each match features a former Grand Slam champion against a first-time Grand Slam semifinalist. Serena Williams, who needed three sets to beat fellow American Alison Riske in the quarterfinals Tuesday, continues her quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title against Barbora Strycova, while former French Open champ Simona Halep faces Elina Svitolina.

Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday
Trump's social media summit, possible hurricane in the Gulf Coast: 5 things you need to know Thursday

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