Top Daily News Briefs For Wednesday, July 10
Hailstorm Causes Major Damage
Hail the size of oranges are being spotted on the Adriatic coast of Italy. According to the Italian news outlet, ANSA, reports show at least 18 people have been injured by the hail, including a pregnant woman. Many victims have gotten hit by these huge pieces of hail on their heads. The hailstorm caused many pine trees to fall over, and flooding as well. The hail caused a lot of damages to vehicles, windows and screens, the ANSA report stated.
“Boycott Home Depot“
Last month, Bernie Marcus the founder of Home Depot, announced that he will support Trump in the 2020 elections. Non-supporters of President Trump are now planning to boycott Home Depot because of their financial support to Trump’s campaign. Trump tweeted, “A truly great, patriotic & charitable man, Bernie Marcus, the co-founder of Home Depot who, at the age of 90, is coming under attack by the Radical Left Democrats with one of their often used weapons. They don’t want people to shop at those GREAT stores because he contributed…….to your favorite President, me! These people are vicious and totally crazed, but remember, there are far more great people (“Deplorables”) in this country, than bad. Do to them what they do to you. Fight for Bernie Marcus and Home Depot!”
Parts of the Gulf Flooding
According to the National Weather Service in Shreveport, Louisiana, there is a tropical system developing and heavy rainfall is occurring in northern Louisiana, east Texas, southeastern Oklahoma and southeastern Arkansas. A lot of New Orleans is under water this morning. The New Orleans Advocate is currently reporting on the severe weather. The NOLA has tweeted videos of people use kayaks and other people abandoning their cars as well. According to the National Hurricane Center, it is predicted to be a Potential Tropical Cyclone two.
New Starbucks Drink: Tie Dye Frappuccino
Starbucks has recently introduced its new drink, the Tie Dye frappuccino. Starbuck describes the new drink as a “delicious fruity drink.” Many people on Twitter have described the drink as tasting like melted bananas, while others seem to enjoy the drink. The drink is trending on Twitter with #TieDyeFrappuccino, and people are sharing their photos of the drink. Some pictures of the drinks are hitting the expectation of what the drink should look like –– while others –– not so much.