Today, President Obama designated a new national monument at the historic site of the Stonewall Uprising in New York City to honor the broad LGBT equality movement. The new ‘Stonewall National Monument’ will protect the area where, on June 28, 1969, a community’s uprising in response to a police raid sparked the modern LGBT civil rights movement in the United States.
With record-setting heat and air conditioning demand expected in Southern California, the state’s power grid operator issued a so-called “flex alert,” urging consumers to conserve energy to help prevent rotating power outages – which could occur regardless.
District Attorney Devon Anderson’s office has indicated it will not appeal the dismissal. ...Daleiden still faces bogus charges alleging he used a false ID to gain access to a Planned Parenthood clinic for a meeting with staff.
The newspaper La Prensa reported that the walls of a church had collapsed in the nearby city of Chinandega, but there were no immediate reports of casualties. ..."The earthquake was practically felt throughout the entire country," she told La Prensa in Spanish. "It was an enormous, unusually strong quake."
The quake, which struck at a depth of less than 1 mile, was followed by three nearby aftershocks over the next three minutes measuring between magnitude 2.8 and 3.5, according to the USGS. Another two aftershocks of similar magnitudes were recorded over the next 40 minutes. ...people in San Diego and Los Angeles, about 100 miles to the west, reporting they felt the quake...
The Louvre museum in Paris says it will be closed Friday to remove artworks from rooms threatened by rising water from the Seine River.
As the Lord is finishing up his glorious tapestry of redemption based on the convergence of prophetic patterns, types and shadows and the age of grace and mercy is nearing its closing, let us reacquaint ourselves with some of our past findings, combined with current pattern analysis and some future foreshadowings as well.
Ash coated buildings and vehicles in San Jose, 30km (19 miles) from the Turrialba volcano. Residents reported that the air reeked of sulphur. TV footage showed shuttered schools and hundreds of people flocking to hospitals with breathing and skin problems.
Mount Sinabung in North Sumatra province blasted volcanic ash as high as 3km into the sky, said National Disaster Management Agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho. He said ash tumbled down the slopes as far as 4.5km westward into a river.
Mount Etna is Europe’s highest active volcano and has erupted on an ongoing basis throughout modern history. The summit is more than 3,200 metres high and often changes in height after an eruption.
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