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Father, son reunite amid Harvey devastation: 'My dad's my hero'

Father, son reunite amid Harvey devastation: 'My dad's my hero'

On Tuesday morning, the emotional story had a happy ending as the two men appeared on "New Day" to talk about their reunion with anchor Chris Cuomo. "If my mom and dad is watching, I'm OK", he said , breaking down in tears. "Okay, dad, I'm going to jump on a bus". CNN reported Mr Mitchell was able to travel on a bus from Rockport to Austin to be reunited with his father.


Mattis Signs Orders Sending More Troops To Afghanistan

Mattis Signs Orders Sending More Troops To Afghanistan

The U.S. officially has around 5,200 troops in Iraq and 500 in Syria - for now. "Don't get me wrong the fight will still be carried by the Afghan security forces plus the 38 other allies who were there alongside us and will be working", Mattis said.


Japan seal World Cup berth as Qatar's dream ends in tears

Japan seal World Cup berth as Qatar's dream ends in tears

Takuma Asano and Yosuke Ideguchi were on target for the 2002 World Cup co-host. Australia's hopes of direct World Cup qualification have taken a big hit after slumping to a 2-0 defeat to Japan on Thursday night. "Whenever we had the ball on that side, they were looking to pick me out", said Asano, who was making his first global start in a year. Australia brought Tim Cahill - so often Japan's scourge in previous encounters - off the bench in the 70th minute, and his appearance ...


ISIL evacuation deal angers Iraq

ISIL evacuation deal angers Iraq

The top USA envoy to the anti-ISIS coalition , Brett McGurk, said in a post on Twitter Wednesday that ISIS fighters should be " killed on the battlefield, not bused across #Syria to the Iraqi border without #Iraq's consent". In response to the Iraqi prime minister's critical comments and the anger from the Iraqi public as expressed on social media, Hassan Nasrallah, the chief of Hezbollah , was forced to release a statement explaining the agreement.


UN Security Council condemns NKorea missile test

UN Security Council condemns NKorea missile test

Tokyo and London also pledged to work with the worldwide community to strictly implement the United Nations Security Council's sanctions on North Korea with a view to bring about its denuclearization, according to the statement. She told Mr Abe that Britain stands "shoulder to shoulder" with Japan in the face of an increased threat from North Korea , and the leaders were expected to explore the possibility of fresh sanctions against Pyongyang on Thursday.


Stage set for Cabinet reshuffle, Rajiv Pratap Rudy on his way out

Stage set for Cabinet reshuffle, Rajiv Pratap Rudy on his way out

Gujarat BJP chief Jitubhai Vaghani too attended the meeting. Five junior ministers were also dropped. "We have kept our focus on "Mission-150" and will work towards achieving it", Yadav, who is in-charge of the state/s affairs, said. According to media reports, the BJP may also accommodate leaders like Bhupendra Yadav, the in-charge of Gujarat, with an eye on elections in the state later this year.