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Memory of the day: Gang of thieves steal £26.5M from the Northern Bank in Belfast in 2004

Mon, 20 Dec 2021 - 11:53 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on December 20.

New Orleans gave birth to Fats Domino - and rock 'n' roll

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 - 11:21 GMT

Fats Domino's death marks the passing of an era in New Orleans, the city whose uniquely boisterous cultural brew created his sound -- and, with it, rock 'n' roll.

Evacuations in New Orleans as storm that killed 25 approaches

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 - 05:10 GMT

New Orleans evacuated some residents from areas outside its levee system as Tropical Storm Nate swirled toward the U.S. Gulf Coast.

Texas may need over $125 bln U.S. aid for Harvey recovery

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 - 03:50 GMT

Texas could need more than $125 billion from the U.S. government as it recovers from Tropical Storm Harvey, Greg Abbott said on Wednesday.

On Katrina anniversary, New Orleans braces for Harvey

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 - 06:57 GMT

New Orleans on Tuesday marked 12 years since Hurricane Katrina slammed into the US Gulf Coast.

Harvey slams into Texas as Category 4 hurricane

Sat, 26 Aug 2017 - 09:48 GMT

Hurricane Harvey slammed into the Texas coast on Friday as a Category 4 storm.

Bestselling crime writer Elmore Leonard’s death anniversary

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 - 04:23 GMT

Sunday marks the death of the bestselling crime writer, Elmore Leonard, who died at the age of 87 in 2013.

US: Emergency declared in N. Orleans as pump system is compromised

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 - 09:10 GMT

A state of emergency in New Orleans on Thursday after a power shortage threatened to cripple the city’s drainage pumps.

Party Time in the Big Easy

Tue, 02 Sep 2014 - 02:46 GMT

Food Along the 30th Parallel North

Mon, 01 Sep 2014 - 08:34 GMT