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Hurricane lane is now hitting Hawaii mostly with heavy rains on the big island so far some spots have gotten more than two feet from the storm now a category three hurricane is expected to hit more populous. Areas in a few hours. Us president from this morning firing off several tweets and his attorney general Jeff session after session said the Department of Justice would not be influenced by political considerations. Trump writes quote. Jeff this is great. He then calls for investigations and things like Hillary Clinton's emails the Clinton foundation and rush inclusion by Democrats. The head of The National Enquirer David Pecker has cut a deal to give prosecutors information in the case against former employer Michael calling. He's been granted immunity in the Associated Press now reports in the enquirer had a safe full of documents relating to hush money payments and other damaging stories about president trump. It's unclear whether they've been turned over to federal investigators. According to the New York Times to officials with knowledge of the matter to the criminal charges would be against mr. Trump's company and two senior company officials and center on how the company accounted for its reimbursement the former trump lawyer Michael Collins for the 130000 dollars she paid the adult movie actress stormy Daniels. California congressman Duncan Hunter in his wife have pleaded not guilty to charges of using campaign money on things like school tuition and trips. Prosecutors say the hunters also lied on financial reports. We'll Francis heads Ireland this weekend as the church deals with several new sexual abuse scandal. The move comes a day after protesters demonstrated outside a Missouri attorney general Josh Powell leaves office demanding an investigation of alleged sex crimes. Mergers university of violence garner Molly today. For Sunday. A new study says put down that dream researchers say they looked at data on 28 million people in say there's quote no safe level when it comes to alcohol they see the risk of things like cancer and organ damage far outweigh any benefits from alcohol. A piece of debt history's going up for auction one of the first apple one computers. Being sold and experts think it'll go for. A brown 300000. Dollars. Meteorologist did you see here's some Friday weather headlines forty let's get straight into hurricane lane and the difference of what happened all ready with the flash flood. Threat on the big island more than two feet of rain report you can see it from what a lot of ball and creek looks like there. To what is after that rain falls and that's what we're seeing more of even as the storm has some 200 miles away. He's somewhat to three. This is going to move even closer to those Hawaiian Islands that are highlighted their and the track takes it through the weekend that Saturday warning this lockquote. Or why more by Saturday night. Even as the wind speeds. Gold down you'll still has significant amounts of rain. And tropical storm force winds with 125. Miles of the senate so Alley at this time it Friday night. That's a hundred miles well within forty plus range. You talk about wind gust. Now number one threat is going to still V. Rainfall and what it will cost so some photography there actually he died out of flash flooding. You get ten inches every widespread and then some local areas within thirty and don't forget the southern beaches have dangerous potential of wind. At not only that went pushing water. As some have four feet above air tight.

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