The closures will affect 16,000 workers, 10,000 of them in the U.S.
There was no immediate word on what caused the crash or if any survivors had been found.
At its peak intensity, it is believed to be 20 times more luminous than the entire Milky Way. Some estimates put it at 50 times brighter.
Rickman was known for his role as Severus Snape in the “Harry Potter” films.
None of the winners have come forward, but lottery officials have confirmed the three winning jackpot tickets.
The estimated Powerball jackpot is just over $1.5 billion.
More than $600 million in Powerball tickets were expected to sell Wednesday in the hours before the drawing worth an estimated $1.5 billion.
The fear-free movement aims to eliminate things in the vet’s office that bother dogs and cats — like white lab coats, harsh lights and slippery, cold exam tables.
General Motors says it will add $4 billion to its stock buyback program and raise its quarterly dividend 6 percent to 38 cents per share.
After President Obama’s final State of the Union Address, Republicans criticized his dealings with Iran.
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley seemed to try smoothing some of her party’s more combative edges.
At the heart of Obama’s address to lawmakers and a prime-time television audience was an implicit call to keep Democrats in the White House for a third straight term.
The distraught father said in his 911 call Tuesday morning that he thought the boy was in school.
Which lawmaker gave the Kentucky clerk tickets to Tuesday’s speech is a mystery. Davis spent five days in jail for defying federal court orders and refusing to license same-sex marriages.
The record-breaking Powerball jackpot could grow yet more before Wednesday’s drawing if ticket sales continue to exceed expectations.
After six years of pitching ambitious proposals in his annual speech to Congress, Obama plans to take a rhetorical step back this year as he opens the final stretch of his presidency.
The actor dismissed criticism of his interview with Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman the same day video of the raid on the drug lord’s hideout was released.
“I was using my spotlight and I saw a ball of purple…”
After a few years of Detroit domination, two foreign automakers nabbed 2016 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year honors.
Bowie died “peacefully” and was surrounded by family, after a battle with cancer.