Texas tornado leaves one dead as 12 missing in floods
A tornado tore through a Central Texas town Monday, destroying four homes and leaving at least one person dead. Milam County Judge Dave Barkemeyer says the storm hit a subdivision about 60 miles northeast of Austin. Barkemeyer says the man died ...
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Houston, Texas, Submerged by Unprecedented Flooding; Eight States At Risk
Flash-flood watches and warnings were issued across eight states early Tuesday as an unprecedented downpour of torrential rain triggered "extremely dangerous and potentially life-threatening" conditions in Houston. More than 30 million Americans were ...
Drivers Stranded, Homes Damaged by Houston-Area Flash Flooding
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With ISIS in Crosshairs, US Holds Back to Protect Civilians
New York Times
WASHINGTON — American intelligence analysts have identified seven buildings in downtown Raqqa in eastern Syria as the main headquarters of the Islamic State. But the buildings have gone untouched during the 10-month allied air campaign. And just last ...
The Latest on IS: Iraq says Anbar offensive won't take long
Iraq announces counterattack against ISIS in Anbar province
Islamic State PR gloss masks Iraqi forces' gains
Iran begins closed trial of detained Washington Post reporter
FILE - In this photo April 11, 2013 file photo, Jason Rezaian, an Iranian-American correspondent for the Washington Post, smiles as he attends a presidential campaign of President Hassan Rouhani, in Tehran, Iran. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi, File). TEHRAN ...
Trial of detained Post reporter underway in Iran
Washington Post reporter goes on trial behind closed doors in Tehran
Iran trial for Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian starts
China to extend military reach, build lighthouses in disputed waters
BEIJING China outlined a strategy to boost its naval reach on Tuesday and held a groundbreaking ceremony for two lighthouses in disputed waters, developments likely to escalate tensions in a region already jittery about Beijing's maritime ambitions.
Chinese navy to focus on 'open seas', paper says
China's defence white paper stresses importance of maritime security amid ...
China lodges representations over US military reconnaissance