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# us - Yesterday’s News

Former KKK man charged with murder after shooting 3 people at Jewish sites and shouting ‘Heil Hitler’

Frazier Glenn Cross shot and killed three people – all Christian – over the weekend. Prosecutors said he i

Boston to mark one year since marathon bombings

The ceremonies will take place at the scene of the bombings on Boylston Street.

# us - Monday 14 April, 2014

US woman admits to killing six of her newborn babies and hiding them in her garage

Police say they believe that Megan Huntsman killed the children between 1996 and 2006.

# us - Friday 11 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Crafty nine-year-old steals family car to avoid having to go to school Inspired By Cadbury

Crafty nine-year-old steals family car to avoid having to go to school

Officers said the child couldn’t actually see beyond the wheel.

# us - Thursday 3 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Nigella Lawson barred from boarding US flight over cocaine confession Nigella Lawson

Nigella Lawson barred from boarding US flight over cocaine confession

The chef was not allowed to board a flight from Heathrow to Los Angeles on Sunday.

Mass shooting at US base Fort Hood: 14 wounded, gunman reported killed

The Texas base was the scene of a deadly shooting rampage in 2009.

# us - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Thief hides stolen $35,000 watch in a very safe place indeed Hide And Seek

Thief hides stolen $35,000 watch in a very safe place indeed

Hint: It wasn’t in her pocket.

# us - Monday 31 March, 2014

Ukraine crisis: Putin orders ‘partial’ troop pullout

The development follows a hastily arranged summit in Paris between John Kerry and the Russian Foreign Minister.

# us - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Column: ‘With a few surviving classmates, I stepped carefully over the dead and dying’

As a 13-year old schoolgirl, Setsuko Thurlow became a survivor of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. Her harrowing testimony is a continuing reminder of the importance of nuclear disarmament, writes Jamie Walsh.

Popular Pope meets increasingly unpopular US President

US bishops were among the most outspoken opponents of Obamacare, objecting to its mandatory coverage of contraception.

From The Daily Edge The Strypes performed on David Letterman and totally stole the show Laser Tag

The Strypes performed on David Letterman and totally stole the show

The Cavan band gave a show-stopping performance on the US chat show.

# us - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

US Supreme Court: Domestic abusers can’t own guns

America’s top court has upheld a ruling barring anyone convicted of even a minor domestic violence charge from owning a firearm.

# us - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Unfortunate pothole-filling crew manage to get stuck in giant pothole Hole-y Moly

Fatal US mudslide: Five questions families want answered

The number of people missing has fluctuated wildly from 18 to 176.

# us - Monday 24 March, 2014

Over 30 injured as Chicago train derails and travels up airport escalator

The eight-car commuter train derailed early this morning at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport

From The Daily Edge Lorde fans hit back at Westboro Baptist protest with sympathetic banner Sorry

Lorde fans hit back at Westboro Baptist protest with sympathetic banner

The Church’s Lorde picket was the first since the death of leader Fred Phelps

# us - Friday 21 March, 2014

Fitch downgrades Russia rating as EU adds sanctions to 12 more people

The agency says investors will be reluctant to lend to Russia during the current crisis.

# us - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Chelsea Manning is going to court to have her name legally changed from Bradley

Fort Leavenworth have said Manning would have to get a legal name change to be known in the prison as Chelsea.

From The Daily Edge Couple caught having Paddy’s Day sex beside bins wanted by police Wanted

Couple caught having Paddy’s Day sex beside bins wanted by police

The pair were captured on camera by several members of the public.

# us - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

If Irish people had never emigrated to the US, Ireland would be pretty packed

Research estimates that instead of having 213 people per square mile, there would be 850.

Child pornography ring used social networks to lure 251 victims

There were more than 27,000 subscribers to the website.

# us - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

8 things that have been said and done on the Crimean crisis today

The process of integration has started and the international community isn’t happy as Russia sets itself up as a powerful entity once more.

# us - Sunday 16 March, 2014

93 per cent of Crimeans want to re-join Russia: exit polls

Crimeans have been going to the polls to decide on whether to leave Ukraine and join Russia. Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has condemned the ballot as ‘illegal’.

# us - Friday 14 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man plays bagpipes for whale with magical results Beluga Me Away

Man plays bagpipes for whale with magical results

It just can’t get enough of those Scottish sounds.

It’ll be all smiles and shamrocks in the White House today

Enda Kenny will meet US President Barack Obama in the Oval Office.

‘I feel so safe in Ireland, but as an undocumented migrant I fear for my future’

Groups have said the government here should do the same for undocumented migrants as it is asking the US to do for undocumented Irish people living there.

# us - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Family call 911 after angry fat cat holds them hostage Cat Melodeon

Family call 911 after angry fat cat holds them hostage

The cat was feline a bit crazy. Ahem.

# us - Monday 10 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Singer breaks down on stage after crowd sings along during debut show Oh Boy

Singer breaks down on stage after crowd sings along during debut show

The Swiss/German band BOY weren’t ready for the Brooklyn crowd.

# us - Thursday 6 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge This eight-year-old raised over €13k to help pay for his classmates’ school lunches Pay It Forward

This eight-year-old raised over €13k to help pay for his classmates’ school lunches

The young boy launched an online campaign to make sure everyone got a hot lunch.

From The Daily Edge This has to be a definite contender for the WORST on-air rap ever Rap It Up

This has to be a definite contender for the WORST on-air rap ever

Young Juiceboxx got booed off stage once, apparently.

# us - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Kerry meeting Russian foreign minister in bid to calm Ukraine tensions

America’s top diplomat said last night that Moscow was looking for a “pretext” to invade Ukraine further.

# us - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge This girl’s careless Facebook post cost her father $80,000 Failbook

This girl’s careless Facebook post cost her father $80,000

Lesson: Do not brag on Facebook. Ever.

# us - Monday 3 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Woman takes out newspaper ad to give husband a whopping burn Baby Mama Drama

‘A clear violation of sovereignty’: G7 leaders condemn Russian troop build-up

Russia’s partners in the G8 have condemned Moscow’s military escalation and cancelled their participation in preparations for the group’s summit in Sochi this June.

# us - Friday 28 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man sues McDonald’s for $1.5 million over single napkin Tissue Issue

Man sues McDonald’s for $1.5 million over single napkin

Would you like one million dollars with that?

# us - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Paul Rudd blows Jimmy Fallon out of the water in superb lip sync battle Lip-sync

Paul Rudd blows Jimmy Fallon out of the water in superb lip sync battle

The boys battled it out for glory on The Tonight Show.

# us - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Unity government to be formed in Kiev, as US stops just short of endorsing interim leader

The White House has called for a technocratic government to be installed to promote early elections.

# us - Monday 24 February, 2014

‘Wanted for mass murder’ — Arrest warrant issued for toppled Ukraine leader Yanukovych

The interim interior minister posted on Facebook that the ousted president was wanted in connection with the “mass murder of peaceful citizens”.

Russia withdraws ambassador from Kiev as stand-off with Western powers deepens

The US has warned Russia against sending troops into Kiev, with National Security Adviser Susan Rice saying such a move would be a “grave mistake”.

# us - Friday 21 February, 2014

Ukrainian President Yanukovych gives in to early election demands

The Government has also agreed to constitutional changes and a national unity administration. Word is awaited from opposition leaders…

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