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Today’s News

El Chapo's son arrested then freed again as Mexican police overpowered in violent gun fight Ovidio Guzman Lopez This post contains videos

El Chapo's son arrested then freed again as Mexican police overpowered in violent gun fight

Ovidio Guzman Lopez is reported to be alive and free after Mexican authorities suspended their operation.

Yesterday’s News

Footballer Paul Gascoigne cleared of sexual assault after kissing woman on train

A jury cleared the ex-England footballer today.

Actress Felicity Huffman starts prison sentence in college admissions scam

The Oscar nominee was the first of more than 30 parents sentenced.

'Thanks my friend': Barack Obama endorses Justin Trudeau in unprecedented move

Obama tweeted yesterday that he was proud to work with Trudeau.

Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Govt making 'little or no progress' against online abuse and child exploitation, committee told

The Justice Committee is examining issues such as cyberbullying, harassment, stalking and revenge porn.

Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Extinction Rebellion launching legal action against police over London protest ban

Activists continued protests in the capital in defiance of the police order today.

Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Extinction Rebellion activists bring protests to Penneys and Brown Thomas

The demonstration is part of a week-long climate change protest by the group.

White House says it will not co-operate with impeachment probe

Lawyers for Trump sent a letter to House leaders bluntly stating their refusal to take part.

Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Climate change protesters in London defy police orders by gluing themselves in place

Prime Minister Boris Johnson described activists as “unco-operative crusties”.

Cameron says Johnson must 'compromise more' if he wants to avoid no-deal Brexit

“Boris is compromising and I suspect may have to move a bit more. And the EU should compromise too.”

Sunday 6 October, 2019

Renowned rock drummer Ginger Baker dies aged 80 RIP

Renowned rock drummer Ginger Baker dies aged 80

The musician rose to fame with Cream in the 1960s.

Saturday 5 October, 2019

Impeachment probe reaches into White House with new subpoena

The US president warned House Democrats that they would suffer at the polls as the probe gathered pace.

Thursday 3 October, 2019

Insurance firms accused of ‘breaking the law by not reporting fraudulent claims’

Sinn Fein’s Pearse Doherty told the companies they have a legal obligation to report suspicions of fraud.

Trump says Democrats wasting time on 'bulls**t' as impeachment gathers pace

Trump sent a series of angry tweets after Democrats vowed to summons the White House to produce documents this week.

Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Woman (70) ‘left for 105 hours on trolley’ in Limerick Hospital

The facility topped national charts for patients on trolleys in September.

Boris Johnson promises ‘good solution’ to Irish border in formal Brexit plan

Johnson’s comments follow the fall-out from the UK’s proposal to replace the backstop with a series of customs posts.