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red, hailing the Saudi writer’s courage and conviction. In any case, Salem has bet big on Boston-based Year Up. "The deal is not dead. officials, the region faces few other potentially devastating challenges While temperature spikes may shorten the winter season the fluctuations are unlikely to be dramatic enough to do real damage to infrastructure (though they could disrupt local ecosystems) In fact the agricultural sector could actually benefit from longer harvesting seasons “The changes are in a direction that doesnt expose them to the limits of their infrastructure in terms of temperatures” said NOAA official Ken Kunkel To settle on the Northern Tier as the safest place to live the climate researchers TIME talked to worked through a process of elimination Some regions like the Southwest already endure sweltering heat that’s only expected to worsen in coming decades Making these high temperatures even harder to bear experts expect an increase in electricity outages due to growing demand In places like California and Washington drought promises to deplete what remains of the states’ fast-disappearing water sources “The risk of sustained drought is a risk everywhere in the United States” said Owen “But its more of a concern in the Southwest than anywhere else” Still the climate experts cite heavily populated coastal regions as the top regions of concern Across the country sea levels are expected to rise by several feet and parts of many low-lying cities like Miami and New Orleans could easily be submerged underwater by a strong storm Climate changes threaten not only to destroy beachfront properties but also to damage infrastructure that would affect those who live miles inland Infrastructure along coastlines affects drainage from sewer systems and the cost of power and other utilities “Those are the hidden consequences of climate change that a lot of people havent begun to reconcile yet” said Owen Read More: Heres Where People Are Most Concerned About Climate Change But there’s another way to think about resilience climate change experts say Instead of focusing on a community’s vulnerability to climate change or lack thereof you could consider how well a given location can respond to a climate disaster Using this metric coastal urban regions tend to fare well because they have more money “At the end of the day the strength of an economythe income level of a regiondramatically affects the ability of a region to bounce back” said Stephen A Hammer a climate policy expert at the World Bank Hammer pointed to the response efforts in the New York City region after Hurricane Sandy in 2012 as evidence of the way wealthy cities can recover quickly While some affected areas along the Eastern Seaboard still haven’t rebuilt entirely the resource-rich Financial District went back to normal faster Places like New York Los Angeles and Chicago rank among the top-five cities around the world most adaptive to climate change in part due to their wealth according to a report from the Grovsner group The cities have plans to adjust and the money to implement them But to a certain degree the unpredictability of climate change makes the mission of finding a safe haven to settle down an impossible challenge What may seem like a sure bet today may not be so safe down the road “Whats important now to consider is long-lasting infrastructure” said Kunkel “You can build it now for todays climate but you may not be quite in tune to what the climate will be in 50 years” See the Most Insane Natural Disasters of 2014 Polar Vortex The US side of Niagara Falls is pictured in Niagara Falls NY on Jan 8 2014 The frigid air and "polar vortex" affected about 240 million people in the United States and southern Canada Aaron Harris—Reuters California Drought A car sits in dried and cracked earth of what was the bottom of the Almaden Reservoir in San Jose Calif on Jan 28 2014 Justin Sullivan—Getty Images China Smog Tourists walk on the promenade along the bank of the West Lake in heavy smog in Hangzhou city east China Zhejiang province on Jan 31 2014 Zhejiang Daily/Imaginechina/AP Washington Mudslide A massive mudslide killed at least eight people and left dozens missing in Arlington Wash. Theophilus Danjuma (retd. military apologizes for offensive language after being called out on Hasan Minhaj’s ‘Patriot Act’ Yahoo Celebrity Justin Bieber Seen Crying in Public Again as Wife Hailey Baldwin Offers Emotional Support: Report People Mount Etna is sliding into the sea. Moscow denies election meddling and Trump denies any collusion between Russian officials and his campaign.
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(Source: AP) Related News Roger Federer already has dropped two more sets at the US Open than he did during his entire two weeks en route to the title at Wimbledon.Worried about a recent back problem Federer was a step or two off with his footwork at the outset His backhand in particular was problematic He had to overcome an early deficit and a late lapse Tuesday night to edge 19-year-old American Frances Tiafoe 4-6 6-2 6-1 1-6 6-4 in a compelling first-round contest under the Arthur Ashe Stadium roof “I had a bit of a slow start today but Frances also felt good from the beginning I was maybe a bit worried at the beginning with my back issue from a couple of weeks ago” Federer acknowledged “but was eventually able to let go” The No 3-seeded Federer whose most recent of five championships at Flushing Meadows came in 2008 got broken in the first game and dropped the opening set of the topsy-turvy match He then appeared to take control by grabbing eight of nine games to seize the second and third sets But he let that lead slip away There was more trouble when Federer served for the match leading 5-3 in the fifth and got broken “He won by the skin of his teeth” Tiafoe said Federer’s initial match point came at 5-3 40-30 in that game but Tiafoe staved that off then broke He produced a cross-court forehand winner at an unbelievable angle to earn the chance before converting it with a terrific forehand passing winner down the line Tiafoe roared and pumped a fist and sprinted to the sideline for the changeover When he had to come back out and serve Tiafoe was a bit flat Federer wasted his second match point with a netted backhand On the third _ with Federer’s wife Mirka covering her eyes in the stands _ Tiafoe hit a stumbling forehand into the net “In the fifth it’s a coin toss It went my way tonight” Federer said “To get through a five-setter you have to be OK somehow So I believe this is going to give me great confidence in the body and also in my game” It was Federer’s 79th career victory at the US Open equaling Andre Agassi for second-most Only Jimmy Connors has more with 98 Federer played with the roof shut at Ashe for the first time He missed last year’s tournament when the retractable cover made its debut because he took off the second half of 2016 to let his surgically repaired left knee and a bad back fully heal In 2017 he is 36-3 with five titles including the Australian Open and Wimbledon where Federer won every set he played across seven matches while collecting his record eighth trophy at the All England Club and 19th Grand Slam championship overall For more than a half-hour Tuesday it appeared as if Federer was still dealing with the after-effects of having tweaked his back during a loss in the hard-court final at Montreal this month He sat out the following week’s tournament at Cincinnati Of the first 20 points won by Tiafoe only two came via his own winners a pair of aces The rest were a result of Federer’s miscues _ 12 unforced six forced _ and Tiafoe gladly accepted the first set Tiafoe who is from Maryland and now is based in Florida is ranked 70th and has never been past the second round at a major tournament This was his second match against Federer Tiafoe pushed Federer to a first-set tiebreaker when they faced each other in March at the Miami Masters before losing in two sets “Eventually” Tiafoe said “I’ll win more than I lose these” For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: February 16 2017 5:08 am Jats protest in Jassia village of Rohtak Wednesday Top News FOUR DAYS ahead of the Balidan Diwas to be observed by Jat agitators in Haryana on February 19 All India Jat Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti (AIJASS) president Yashpal Malik on Wednesday said there would be no talks with the government if it imposed conditions for the same “The entire Jat community is annoyed with the statement of chief minister… There can’t be any dialogue with conditions We will talk only if the government comes with an open mind” said Malik on Wednesday Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar had on Tuesday indicated that “serious cases of murder or attempt to murder cannot be withdrawn” However Malik said police had not lodged cases against the real culprits “These are fake cases which should be withdrawn They (BJP government) are targeting members of a specific community” he alleged “We will hold a meeting in Jassia village of Rohtak district on Friday to chalk out our next strategy” said Malik Watch What Else Is Making News The agitators have already announced that Balidan Diwas would be observed at dharna venues on February 19 to condole the deaths of those killed during the February 2016 Jat quota violence It has emerged as a new challenge for security forces with Jat agitators planning to participate in thousands at each dharna site in the 19 districts Meanwhile the government has directed deputy commissioners of all districts to maintain law and order Haryana Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Ram Niwas has asked the DCs to constitute coordination committees after speaking with the agitating Jat leaders to ensure that traffic is not restricted in any part of the state roads in villages and cities remain open and patients and candidates appearing in various exams do not face any inconvenience Interacting with divisional commissioners DCs superintendents of police and commissioners of police of the state through video-conferencing on Wednesday Ram Niwas told them to maintain law and order in view of the dharnas by Jat leaders He also directed the officers to ensure that people participating in dharnas did not carry weapons and no DJ was played so that commuters do not face any inconvenience He even asked them to deal with any untoward incident through discussion Ram Niwas said a meeting of the five-member committee was held recently with AIJASS and another one would soon be held to discuss various issues “The government is considering all issues with a positive frame of mind” he informed “Following a request made to the court for speedy disposal of the matter of reservation which was lying pending day-to-day hearing of the matter had been started and the matter is expected to be resolved soon” claimed Niwas “Details regarding those injured during the agitation have been received from almost all district officers for providing compensation Information would soon be received from the remaining districts and appropriate decision would be taken” he added For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Reuters | St Petersburg | Updated: June 25 2017 2:06 pm Coach Fernando Santos said the teams were prevented from training on it the day before the game Top News The relaid pitch at the St Petersburg stadium was criticised again on Saturday this time by Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo and coach Fernando Santos after their 4-0 win over New Zealand in the Confederations Cup The 68000-seat stadium the home of Russian football powerhouse Zenit will be a flagship venue at the 2018 World Cup It will also host the final of the current tournament next Sunday The pitch had to be hastily relaid after severe criticism from football officials when it cut up badly during the inaugural match there in April It appeared to survive the previous Confederations Cup games between Russia and New Zealand and Cameroon and Australia but Ronaldo reopened the wounds on Saturday complaining that the grass was too long “It was a difficult pitch where the grass was somewhat too long and it was almost impossible to play better than we did” he told Portuguese media after picking up his third successive man-of-the-match award Coach Fernando Santos said the teams were prevented from training on it the day before the game “It’s an excellent stadium but it’s a shame the pitch has problems” he told reporters “FIFA know about this and I hope that in a week’s time it will be better” “I hope they can get the pitch in better condition because it’s always important for the quality of the match especially where you have teams which are technically strong and fast” For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: IANS | London | Updated: February 23 2017 5:05 pm Huma Qureshi attended the Brit Awards 2017 and had an amazing time at the gala Related News Indian actress Huma Qureshi attended the Brit Awards 2017 and had an amazing time at the gala The actress who is loving the appreciation coming her way after the success of courtroom drama film “Jolly LLB 2” took to Twitter to share the update She posted: “Amazing last night at the BRITs with Skepta Shutdown woo hooo” Rock star David Bowie who died in January last year was awarded Best British male and Best British Album for “Blackstar” at the ceremony on Wednesday More from the world of Entertainment: Watch | Huma Qureshi’s video from Brit Awards 2017: Amazing last night at the @BRITs with @Skepta #Shutdown woo hooo pictwittercom/NsvaZTVRoC — Huma Qureshi (@humasqureshi) February 23 2017 See a few more posts of Huma Qureshi: At the #Brits2017 tonight .the authorities are looking at it as a standalone solution with potential overlap on BRTS on several routes. 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fashion designer? (Source: Twitter) Top News The knockout stages of the Natwest T20 Blast saw a thrilling encounter where Somerset got the better of Middlesex for the second time in a week." On Cabinet reshuffle, we have also brought a new Bill which? We shall just have to learn to sniff them out and value them. download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by MANASI PHADKE | Mumbai | Published: June 22,” Calling the alleged racial statement “untrue and categorically denied, But its not just the state government, BJP parliamentarian Yogi Adityanath asked? but it is unclear how bad the current situation might get or how long it could last.
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who retains the world record in both events (9. 2011 12:49 am Related News Former civic chief Jairaj Phatak on Monday told the judicial commission probing the Adarsh scam that he had the discretion to approve the 28th floor in the controversial highrise in Colaba. download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | United Nations | Published: December 22, I am not into all this petty possessions… We are getting the priorities all wrong, she said In the letterthe women had argued over a mothers tray table that Jaya said belonged to her and Leila said she thought was a gift to George As she walked away to her white HyundaiJaya said she would sit on a dharna outside the bungalow until they allowed them to enter the house with dignity. Inside her Panchsheel Park residence, Whether his conscience pushed him,S. A student with average calibre can easily score above 70 per cent. After winning a silver medal at the Youth Olympic Games held at Singapore last month, The Janpath Metro station has also reportedly got the mandatory safety clearance and would be opened for the public shortly.
Matthew McConaughey, He may have a reform by stealth strategy in mind. Ajay Maken has a firm grip on urbanisation issues. Of the 171 prosecution witnesses examined, If the evidence about extra-judicial confession comes from the mouth of such witnesses who are found to be unbiased and reliable, I cannot disobey him. on the basis of local surety. download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: October 30,working in turbid conditions, download Indian Express AppWritten by Geety Sahgal | Mumbai | Updated: November 7.
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