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Bruce Springsteen Extends Broadway Residency by 10 Weeks

As stated on the website, those who already registered for the first presale do not have to re-register, nor will re-registration increase their chances of rece...


NWS: 50 Inches Of Rain Would Exceed Any Previous Texas Rainfall Record

In the Houston area, estimates of total projected rainfall are as high as 50 inches. Around the same time at a different location near Houston ― Clear Creek at ...


Russian Federation foreign minister in Gulf for Qatar crisis talks

Russia, which voiced readiness to contribute to resolution of the confrontation, is trying to maintain a delicate balance as it has close ties with Qatar and is...


Hurricane Irma strengthens to Category 3 storm in Atlantic

The current forecast track brings the storm within a few hundred miles of the Lesser Antilles in the eastern Caribbean by next Tuesday. SCENARIO 1 - OUT TO SE...


Harlingen Humane Society Takes in Displaced Pets

Dogs being evacuated during Hurricane Harvey . The Oregon Humane Society is sending a team of four people to help animals in Houston . They have been in t...


Barred from Trump's Vatican meeting, Sean Spicer finally meets the Pope anyway

While visiting Italy with a group of legislators and politicians this week, Spicer got an audience with the Pope and was seen snapping photos of His Holiness an...


Bangladesh Claim Historic First Ever Test Win Over Australia

Australian players David Warner had scored a brilliant century on Tuesday but his efforts went in vain. Meanwhile, Cummins also heaped praise on opener and...


Will Zarif, Tillerson meet for session on nuclear deal?

Other options should include ending docking rights for Iranian aircraft and ships, ending visas for Iranians, including student and sports visas, demanding paym...


US Destroyer Shoots Down Missile in Test Off Hawai'i

Early Wednesday local time, U.S. Navy sailors on the USS John Paul Jones "successfully conducted a complex defense flight test", according to a statement by...


'Unprecedented, serious and significant threat': Japan's prime minister on North Korea launch

The visit will include an audience with the Emperor of Japan , a banquet with business leaders, a ride on the bullet train between Kyoto and Tokyo, as well as ...


Juncker on Brexit: first financial settlement, then trade talks

We can move the debate on by proposing transitional agreements which deal with our financial obligations through ongoing payments for access to the single marke...


Family of 6 drowns in van during attempt to flee Harvey floods

On Sunday, a family of six drowned while trying to escape Hurricane Harvey's floodwaters. An elderly couple and four great-grandchildren were found inside the...


Mattis: Still room for diplomatic solution with N.Korea

Mattis' statement Tuesday night came in response to Trump's memo last Friday that directed Mattis, in consultation with secretary of Homeland Security, to...


N Korean leader's third child born

Speculation on the peninsula had been rife after she disappeared from public view for some months toward the end of 2016. But there is no information about Kim'...


Trump sticking to tax reform plan, despite criticism

Democrats have hinted they are willing to work with Republicans and the administration to accomplish tax reform, but only if it does not provide tax cuts for th...


Jets strike as Isis convoy flees border siege

Hundreds of fighters started leaving the area on Monday, heading by bus for Syria's eastern province of Deir Az Zor, which borders Iraq and is the only Syrian p...


Former Expedia CEO takes helm of Uber on Wednesday

Uber has announced the appointment of ex-Expedia boss Dara Khosrowshahi as its new CEO, replacing Travis Kalanick who resigned from the company previ...


Harvey Death Toll Reaches 15, Levee Breached South of Houston

The disaster has unfolded on a dramatic scale, with Houston - the fourth largest city in the U.S. - paralyzed by the storm and subsequent flooding . Resident...


Merkel reaffirms European Union pledge for Turkey

He said the deal would "fight illegal immigration and the criminal smuggling of people", adding: "Together, we will set up a centre for jobs, migration and rein...


German Nurse Suspected of Murdering Over 80 Patients

Now serving a life sentence, Hoegel admitted to injecting 30 patients at a clinic in Delmenhorst, northern Germany, with deadly doses of heart medication. When ...