CHART OF THE DAY: Traditionally, inbound containers into the U.S. West Coast seasonally peaked in Sept-Oct, in time of the Xmas season. But not in 2021, when a shipping mega-boom is underway. LA/Long Beach port set a new all-time high in May in inbound containers | #GlobalTrade
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee (in file photo) moves SC as Calcutta HC denies her permission to file an affidavit in Narada case Matter likely to be heard tomorrow She was made a party to the case when she reached CBI office in Kolkata after arrest of 4 former TMC ministers
The wildfire is "spreading in all directions," and is burning northwest of Heber, officials said. The fire is threatening 500 kV powerlines that are one mile west of the blaze.
We are tracking an INCREASING risk for severe weather this evening N&W of the city. Timing: 6-11pm from west to east.
Showers and storms are developing to our west right now. Some of these will move into our area this afternoon and evening. A few could be strong to severe with heavy rainfall and strong damaging wind gusts. Remain weather aware this afternoon and evening.
The fires across the West Coast are just the latest examples of the very real ways our changing climate is changing our communities. Protecting our planet is on the ballot. Vote like your life depends on it—because it does.
The ramp that I descended after my West Point Commencement speech was very long & steep, had no handrail and, most importantly, was very slippery. The last thing I was going to do is “fall” for the Fake News to have fun with. Final ten feet I ran down to level ground. Momentum!