A spokesperson for the Memorial Hospital system said the nursing home is not part of the hospital chain. "I have been out and around the city today, and I have witnessed the heroes getting people out of their homes, and it is going to continue".
Irma's peak winds of 105 miles per hour, with higher gusts, had dropped 20 miles per hour from the morning, making it a Category 2 hurricane (down from a Category 4). Irma made its second US landfall at Marco Island at about 3:30 p.m. One stretch of the bay was six feet below normal tide. No injuries have been reported.
In his August 21 speech on the Afghan War, President Trump singled out Pakistan for criticism, accusing them of providing safe zones for terrorism, and that they aren't doing enough to support America's war. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops have also used Pakistani ports and roads to move equipment into land-locked Afghanistan. About the recent BRICS declaration, the prime minister said the statement was not specific to Pakistan.
The image showed powerful bands of thunderstorms around the center of circulation but the storm's eye was not visible. The system is forecast to become a hurricane but arc northward away from Southwest Florida. It had maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour as of the 11 p.m. advisory. Weather forecasters say that although Jose is not expected to make landfall, it will likely add misery to the already devastated island of Barbuda, which was destroyed by Irma this week.
On Tuesday, Sanders said the Justice Department "should certainly look at" prosecuting Comey. She clarified, however, in response to a question on whether she was encouraging an investigation, that "I'm not here to ever direct DOJ into actions that they should take".
The diplomatic crisis, the worst since the 1990 invasion of Kuwait by Iraq and the subsequent Persian Gulf War, has seen the Arab nations cut ties to Qatar, which hosts a major USA military base and will be the host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.