Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 12 °C Monday 22 October, 2018

Today’s News

Around 30 taken to hospital as floor collapses at South Carolina clubhouse party

Clemson City Police said nobody was trapped and none of the injuries appeared to be life-threatening.

Yesterday’s News

'Si se pudo!' 5,000 migrants march past Mexican forces toward US border

The caravan has swelled to about 5,000 overnight, drawing the ire of President Donald Trump.

Saturday 20 October, 2018

Tense standoff as migrants on way to US met with wall of police at Mexican border Immigration Caravan This post contains videos

Tense standoff as migrants on way to US met with wall of police at Mexican border

Some migrants yelled “We are hungry!” while others wailed that they had children.

Arizona man broke both of his legs and fought off rattlesnakes after mine shaft fall

Authorities have said John Waddell is lucky to be alive.

Friday 19 October, 2018

Facebook hires former UK Deputy Prime Minister Clegg to head up global policy

Nick Clegg served as Deputy Prime Minister of the UK between 2010 and 2015.

Wednesday 17 October, 2018

America's most famous pimp, poised for elected office, dies

Dennis Hof (72) owner of a legal brothel near Carson City, Nevada, was found dead after a night of revelry.

Cannabis is legal across Canada from today and 109 stores are opening immediately

Medical marijuana dispensaries are already common in parts of the country.

Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Washington Post: Saudi government 'owes Khashoggi family and the world an explanation'

A Turkish forensics team has searched the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.

Stormy Daniels' defamation case against Donald Trump dismissed by US judge

The claim is separate from another lawsuit that Daniels filed against Trump, which is continuing.

Monday 15 October, 2018

Trump backs off climate change hoax claim ... but says he doesn't know if it's man made

Trump said he doesn’t want to put the US at a disadvantage in responding to climate change.

Sunday 14 October, 2018

Saudi stocks plunge after Donald Trump threatens 'severe punishment' over journalist's disappearance

A Turkish newspaper has reported that officials have an audio recording of the alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Saturday 13 October, 2018

Thursday 11 October, 2018

Austin Powers actor Verne Troyer's death is ruled a suicide

Troyer died last April of suicide by alcohol intoxication, the Los Angeles County coroner’s office has reported.

US woman accused of persuading her terminally ill father to kill her husband in murder-suicide Elizabeth Kilgore This post contains videos

US woman accused of persuading her terminally ill father to kill her husband in murder-suicide

Elizabeth Kilgore pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder.

Wednesday 10 October, 2018

US stocks plunge to worst day in months as Apple and Microsoft take big hit Hitting The Trading Floor This post contains videos

US stocks plunge to worst day in months as Apple and Microsoft take big hit

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 831 points.

Monday 8 October, 2018

Vatican refutes claims that Pope Francis covered up US cardinal's misconduct

Pope Francis approved a study into how the US cardinal rose through the ranks of the Catholic Church despite allegations against him.

Sunday 7 October, 2018

At least 11 dead and over 130 injured after Haiti earthquake

Secretary of State for Communications Eddy Jackson Alexis said a preliminary report indicated that 11 people had died.

'Very, very good': Trump welcomes Kavanaugh's appointment to Supreme Court

Kavanaugh was sworn in as a justice yesterday in Washington after a fraught nomination that sparked protests.

Saturday 6 October, 2018

Spanish opera star Montserrat Caballe who duetted with Freddie Mercury, dies aged 85 RIP

Spanish opera star Montserrat Caballe who duetted with Freddie Mercury, dies aged 85

In her almost unlimited repertoire, she starred in 90 opera roles with nearly 4,000 stage performances.

Friday 5 October, 2018

Senators back Brett Kavanaugh, paving way for Supreme Court confirmation

Donald Trump’s controversial nominee is likely to be confirmed to the court this weekend.

Thursday 4 October, 2018

War of words in Washington after FBI probe finds 'no hint of misconduct' against Kavanaugh

A final vote on Kavanaugh’s nomination to the US Supreme Court is expected to take place on Saturday.

Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Volcano erupts on same Indonesian island as earlier fatal earthquake Eruption This post contains videos

Volcano erupts on same Indonesian island as earlier fatal earthquake

A government volcanologist said it’s possible the eruption was accelerated by the 7.5 magnitude earthquake in Central Sulawesi on Friday.

Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Rescue operation mobilised after ferry with 300 on board stranded in Baltic

The Regina Seaways ferry was stopped for six hours.

FBI agent shot by booby-trapped wheelchair

The scene was described as being straight out of Indiana Jones

Monday 1 October, 2018

Former classmate says Brett Kavanaugh was a 'frequent and heavy drinker' in college

Charles Ludington says Kavanaugh delivered a ‘blatant mischaracterisation’ of his drinking during last week’s hearing.

Sunday 30 September, 2018

Boris brands May's Brexit plan as 'deranged' while Davis describes the Irish border issue as 'exaggerated'

Johnson told the Sunday Times that May’s Brexit plan won’t work.

'We fell in love': Trump on exchanging letters with Kim Jong-un

Trump told a cheering crowd at a campaign rally that there was once tough talk “back and forth” between him and the North Korean leader.

Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Lawyers for Brett Kavanaugh accuser hand over statements backing up Blasey Ford

Blasey Ford and Kavanaugh are set to face the senate committee on Thursday.

Monday 24 September, 2018

Learning to walk again - experimental electrical therapy helping paralysed people take steps once more Spinal Cord Injuries This post contains videos

Learning to walk again - experimental electrical therapy helping paralysed people take steps once more

An electrical implant that zaps the spinal cord is giving some individuals living with paralysis hope for the future.

Dallas police fire officer charged with fatally shooting neighbour in his apartment

Amber Guyger is accused of fatally shooting her black neighbour inside his own apartment.

Friday 21 September, 2018

Woman who shot dead three people in Maryland had history of mental illness, police say

Four people, including the shooter, died following the incident in Aberdeen, Maryland, yesterday morning.

Thursday 20 September, 2018

'This is a very dark day': Four young children killed in Dutch train crossing collision

The accident happened in the southern town of Oss, 100 kilometres southeast of Amsterdam.

Next James Bond film back on track as Cary Fukunaga named its new director

Danny Boyle left the project over ‘creative differences’ last month.

Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Trump says it's 'hard to imagine' Supreme Court nominee assaulted woman

Republicans have set a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing for Monday that is supposed to feature Brett Kavanaugh and his accuser.

Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Trump slaps tariffs on another $200bn worth of Chinese imports

The tariffs include a bewildering variety of products from baseball gloves to bamboo mats.

Monday 17 September, 2018

Hope fades in finding survivors after Typhoon Mangkhut unleases landslides in Philippines

Mangkhut already is confirmed to have killed 66 people in the Philippines and four in China.

Sunday 16 September, 2018

14 dead and 'catastrophic' flooding on the way as Florence continues to batter US states

About 740,000 homes and businesses remained without power in the Carolinas, and utilities said some could be out for weeks.

'Serial killer' US border agent charged with murdering four women over two-week period

Juan David Ortiz was arrested when a fifth woman managed to flee.

Man dies in shark attack off Cape Cod Massachusetts This post contains videos

Man dies in shark attack off Cape Cod

It’s the first fatal shark attack in the state in over 80 years.

1 2 3 4 5