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"And click on storm, watch KTAR, h news time one. Oh, one our top story. President Trump talked this morning about chief of staff. John kelly. John Kelly will be leaving the end of the year at the end of the year. And I appreciate his service very much. He was addressing reporters at the time. In local news, the Houston area averaged between five and six inches of rain overnight. Some people got stuck in it. And they're still a few abandoned flooded cars on the streets. Governor Abbott says that he is making state resources available to help all areas of Texas it snowed in Lubbock today and one year ago today it snowed in Houston. Back to national news this week, President Trump signed a measure funding the government until December twenty first, but the president has threatened to shut down the government. If the new spending Bill does not include funding for a wall along the US is southern borders, especially here in Texas Republican. Republican congressman Kevin Brady, chairman of the tax writing house in ways House Ways and means committee appealed this morning on Fox News and rejected the prospect of a government shutdown. I do think trade is an issue. I actually see these discussions China's ovarian courage in thing. They haven't been occurring in in any way. Now, we've got a chance while it may be ninety days. I think that's an important ninety days for us in there at the table in these discussions congressman Brady is from the woodlands and the president is asking for five billion dollars for the wall. But Democrats are only willing to approve one point six billion dollars. In international news in France. Protesters are clashing with police who were using tear gas and water cannons to disperse the crowds. Fox News reports from the streets of Paris. We've been seeing arrests we've been seeing injuries and we've been seeing a lot of damage, but less. Than last week. But they're still several hours left, and we can hear a little bit of explosions of percussion fire behind us. The protesters started at resistance against a rise in fuel taxes. But the demonstrations now include any government, resistance and protests against low wages, some stores and attractions in Paris reclosed today to prevent against looting and damage and entertainment news, it's one or three by the way, old blue eyes is still drawing a crowd fans and collectors spent more than nine million dollars to buy items once owned by singer Frank Sinatra and an auction yesterday. Nearly everything sold is three hundred bidders from thirty countries competed against each other top item was a twenty carat diamond engagement ring given to Barbara Sinatra and the bottom of the champagne glass that sold for one point seven million dollars in a Norman Rockwell portrait or Frank Sinatra. Our sold for six hundred and eighty seven thousand dollars and tonight at the Toyota center, it's gonna be great Elton John performs the first of two concerts in Houston. It's his farewell yellow brick road tour seven o'clock tonight and again, seven o'clock tomorrow in sports rockets will play the Mavericks tonight. They are a sixty five percent favored winter they play in Dallas. And you can hear that game on sports talk seven ninety it starts at five o'clock, then we joined the game at seven o'clock right here on KTAR, h it's also the ninth of the announcement of the Heisman Trophy winner. Going to be an exciting night tonight. News on demand KTAR H dot com. Our next update will be at one thirty breaking news as it happens. Just like we want that sun to break out of those clouds right now, our next update will be at one thirty breaking news as it happens. Sally Adams on Houston's news, weather and traffic station. Newsradio seven forty KTAR H New York, Indonesia, Texas, Nigeria women from around the world have traveled to the center for innovative GYN care for our advanced laproscopy techniques to minimally invasive specialists, set our practice."