Florida governor says ‘pray for us’ as Hurricane Irma begins its assault

Irmas northern eyewall reaches lower Florida Keys, lashing region with near 130 mph gusts after devastating Caribbean Hurricane Irma has begun its assault on Florida as a category 4 storm, lashing the area with gusts near 130 mph( 215 km/ h) and drenching rain. Millions of people huddled in shelters or in battened-down homes in […]

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Gun silencer bill advances, moves to House floor

Washington( CNN) A bill containing a controversial provision that would stimulate procuring firearm silencers easier passed its first obstacle Wednesday, advancing to the House floor. An initial hearing on the bill was first planned in June but postponed following the shooting of Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise, the Republican House whip June 14. The House Committee […]

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8 luxury safaris in Kenya where you can go wild in convenience

( CNN) The leisure safari was born in the 1920 s when well-heeled Europeans and Americans flocked to Africa to see( and shoot) the remarkable wildlife. Reflecting the excess of the Roaring Twenties they traveled in style — tented camps outfitted with satin sheets and silver serves, gramophones and gourmet food and, of course, endless […]

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