Launching album, Seal says honest songs of heartbreak ‘cathartic’

Published 06/11/2015

LOS ANGELESWriting songs about love and heartbreak for his first album since divorcing model wife Heidi Klum was a "cathartic experience" for Seal.

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Republican campaigns seek more active role in debate planning

Published 02/11/2015

WASHINGTON Representatives from Republican presidential campaigns on Sunday demanded a more active role in negotiations with TV networks over how presidential debates are conducted and [more…]

Runaway U.S. military blimp wreaks havoc in Pennsylvania

Published 29/10/2015

(This October 28 story has been corrected in 13th paragraph to fix 100 mph metric conversion to 160 kph from 60kph)

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No joke: Guatemalan comedian wins presidency in landslide

Published 26/10/2015

GUATEMALA CITY Jimmy Morales, a former TV comedian who has never held office, swept to power in Guatemala's presidential election on Sunday after milking public [more…]

Fashion firm puts Rome’s ‘Square Colosseum’ to work

Published 22/10/2015

ROME A boxy monument to Italy's Fascist era is filling with workers for the first time in its 70-year history as fashion brand Fendi opens [more…]

CNN launches social media-focused video network

Published 21/10/2015

CNN said on Wednesday it has launched 'Great Big Story', a video network that promises to deliver more than "empty clickbaits and cat videos" through [more…]

‘Open the gate!’: Migrants stranded on Balkan borders

Published 19/10/2015

BERKASOVO, Serbia Thousands of migrants clamored to enter European Union member Croatia from Serbia on Monday after a night spent in the cold and mud [more…]

Kardashians encouraged by Odom’s improvement, People Magazine says

Published 17/10/2015

The improving health of former NBA star Lamar Odom four days after he collapsed at a Nevada brothel and fell into a coma has brightened [more…]

Mets’ winning mojo helps team flex post-Madoff financial muscle

Published 16/10/2015

Fans of the New York Mets had bemoaned the negative impact of the Bernie Madoff financial scandal on the Major League Baseball team's payroll until [more…]

After six-year revamp, Paris Museum of Mankind re-opens its doors

Published 15/10/2015

PARIS The Museum of Mankind in Paris re-opens its doors this week after six years of renovations that have breathed new life into France's leading [more…]