# us - Today’s News
# us - Friday 27 February, 2015
The gunman also died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
# us - Wednesday 25 February, 2015
Fifteen people were injured in the blast.
The 50-year-old has been handed the role for a second time, it was announced tonight.
# us - Monday 23 February, 2015
Officers described Judge as “a valued member of the police department”.
# us - Thursday 19 February, 2015
Barack Obama has been criticised domestically for not describing the attacks in Denmark and France as the work of “Islamic radicals”.
The Puskas Award finalist has been signed by the Texas-based NWSL club.
# us - Wednesday 18 February, 2015
The mind works in mysterious ways.
The officer has pleaded not guilty to assault.
# us - Tuesday 17 February, 2015
The ashes in a sealed bag were gone.
# us - Friday 6 February, 2015
Jeremy Meeks’s mugshot went viral.
# us - Wednesday 4 February, 2015
Garda Brian Hanrahan was shot several times after refusing to hand over cash in an attempted mugging.
# us - Monday 2 February, 2015
Police say Ricardo Medina is believed to have killed Joshua Sutter after a fight.
# us - Sunday 1 February, 2015
Very suspicious, alright.
# us - Tuesday 27 January, 2015
Snow storms are expected to dump up to a metre of snow on the city.
# us - Monday 26 January, 2015
President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, were overseas when the quadcopter struck the southeast side of the grounds at about 3am.
# us - Saturday 24 January, 2015
A US judge described Shannon Conley as “a bit of a mess”.
# us - Tuesday 20 January, 2015
The IMF has cut its economic predictions for the next two years.
# us - Saturday 17 January, 2015
The former Anglo CEO filed appeal papers last night.
The Supreme Court is being asked if a ban in four states is allowed under the constitution.
# us - Friday 16 January, 2015
“They got the wrong philosophy, but they’re willing to die for what they believe, while we are busily giving away every belief and every value for the sake of political correctness.”
# us - Thursday 15 January, 2015
20-year-old Christopher Cornell was arrested after he purchased two semi-automatic weapons and 600 rounds of ammunition.
# us - Tuesday 13 January, 2015
Guantánamo Bay has just marked its thirteen anniversary; its legacy is as shameful as it is horrifying.
# us - Saturday 10 January, 2015
A policy paper being examined sets out options including a total removal of the ban and a time deferral on donation.
# us - Wednesday 7 January, 2015
The 122 page ruling is damning in its assessment of Drumm’s testimony.
# us - Tuesday 6 January, 2015
The capsule from Samuel Adams is believed to contain old coins and documents.
Jury selection is expected to take three weeks with jurors allowed excuse themselves if they object to the death penalty.
# us - Sunday 4 January, 2015
North Korea said the US is focused on ‘inveterate repugnancy and hostility’. Ouch.
# us - Friday 2 January, 2015
Obama said they were aimed at the government of the country and not its citizens.
# us - Thursday 1 January, 2015
WARNING: Some people may find the images in this post distressing.
# us - Tuesday 30 December, 2014
Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.
# us - Saturday 27 December, 2014
A little Christmas miracle…
# us - Tuesday 23 December, 2014
It was not clear who or what had shut down Pyongyang’s web connections.
# us - Tuesday 16 December, 2014
All six dead in Pennsylvaia have a “familial relationship” to the suspect Bradley William Stone.
# us - Friday 12 December, 2014
The late night vote followed a long day of arm-twisting by the White House as dozens of Democrats revolted over parts of the bill.
# us - Saturday 6 December, 2014
One thousand people, some wise men, a donkey and a camel…
# us - Friday 5 December, 2014
Obesity could also lead to a person losing as much as 19 years of healthy living.
# us - Thursday 4 December, 2014
Adjusting for the disparity in population, citizens in Britain – another country with armed police – are around 100 times less likely to be shot by a police officer than Americans.
# us - Wednesday 3 December, 2014
# us - Monday 1 December, 2014
California has just brought in a ‘Yes means Yes’ consent law.
# us - Sunday 30 November, 2014
In the US it is estimated that there is over 50,000 undocumented Irish citizens.