Major search for fisherman after boat sinks in Irish Sea

Howth RNLI were alerted to the sinking and tasked along with Skerries and Clogherhead RNLI around 2pm. However, they were able to raise the alarm immediately, which aided in the rescue efforts, an RNLI spokeswoman said. The vessel went down about 1... More..

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Led coalition airstrikes in eastern Syrian town kill 35
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Led coalition airstrikes in eastern Syrian town kill 35

The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 26 people were killed when a four-storey building was destroyed in an air strike . Between 23 April and 23 May the Observatory reported that at lea...More..

Without-Parole Sentences For DC Sniper Thrown Out By Judge
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Without-Parole Sentences For DC Sniper Thrown Out By Judge

The other shooter, John Allen Muhammad, was executed for his crimes in 2009. Malvo, now 32, was convicted in one trial in Virginia and entered an Alford plea in another. However, the federal judge's ruling ...More..

Nitish Kumar to attend Modi's lunch for Mauritius PM
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Nitish Kumar to attend Modi's lunch for Mauritius PM

Chief Minister Mr Kumar, when asked about his not attending the meeting convened by Ms Gandhi, said senior leader of his party and former JD (U) chief Mr Yadav had attended the meeting as party representative. ...More..

Comey Was Allegedly Worried About Rosenstein Appointment
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Comey Was Allegedly Worried About Rosenstein Appointment

House of Representative members described Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's briefing as "very guarded" and "frustratingly cautious", deferring many answers to being under the purview of the recently-...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Merkel's conservatives win North Rhine-Westphalia vote

The shock result comes four months before the German federal election, with polls showing the Social Democrats trailing CDU by up to 10 points after drawing level earlier this year. "I've heard the criticism of...More..

You were my guy, Trump told Macron, French official says
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

You were my guy, Trump told Macron, French official says

When Nato leaders greeted Mr Macron at the new alliance headquarters later, Mr Macron pointedly headed straight for German Chancellor Angela Merkel , embracing her and shaking the hand of Nato chief Jens Sto...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

BAT attack repulsed in Uri, two infiltrators killed: Army

Pakistan's 647 Mujahid Battalion had targeted the Indian posts firing four rounds of rocket-propelled grenades and three to four bursts of automatic weapons on the Indian post Kripan-1, manned by the BSF's 2...More..

Instagram Direct Now Supports Sharing Photos in Landscape Orientation and Link Previews
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Instagram Direct Now Supports Sharing Photos in Landscape Orientation and Link Previews

Instagram Direct - the messaging feature of Instagram - has just gotten more useful with support added for external web links. Links will now be shown on Direct messages with the page's main photo, title and a...More..

Big Inning Pushes Arkansas Into SEC Semifinals
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Big Inning Pushes Arkansas Into SEC Semifinals

Starter Dominic Taccolini walked four in two innings and Josh Alberius tossed two innings to finish the game. Day 3 of the SEC Tournament began with the last game of the second round. Cronin was the game-chan...More..

Memorial Day DUI enforcement begins Friday
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Memorial Day DUI enforcement begins Friday

Secretary Taylor said cooperation from motorists and boaters of all ages is key to ensuring everyone enjoys the extended holiday weekend, as well as the summer. A 2013 law makes the driver responsible for all o...More..

AU congratulates Adhanom on historic win as first World Health Organization chief from Africa
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

AU congratulates Adhanom on historic win as first World Health Organization chief from Africa

Prior to his election as WHO's next director-general, Ghebreyesus served as minister of foreign affairs for Ethiopia from 2012 to 2016 and as minister of health for Ethiopia from 2005 to 2012. "We need WHO to...More..

Who Elects Dr. Tedros As Next Director General
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Who Elects Dr. Tedros As Next Director General

Nominated by the Ethiopian government, Tedros, as he is reportedly known as, will take charge in July, for a five-year term. Tedros, widely seen as having an in-built advantage because he can call on about 50...More..

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by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Pope "terrific", Saudi "spectacular": Trump waxes lyrical on foreign tour

Pope Francis also gave Trump this year's World Day of Peace message about non-violence, telling Trump , "I signed it personally for you". Donald Trump thinks Pope Francis is "terrific" and found ...More..

Macron vows French support for Britain in fight against terror
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Macron vows French support for Britain in fight against terror

Sources close to the French president said that he will urge the USA president not to take any swift decisions on the global climate change deal, Reuters said in a report . The ambassador, whose previous p...More..

Boehner: Trump 'Still Learning How to Be President'
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Boehner: Trump 'Still Learning How to Be President'

Mr Boehner said that, aside from foreign policy, "everything else [Mr Trump] has done has been a complete disaster". However, Boehner said he could have never envisioned Trump becoming president, RigZone ...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation head defends 'blunt' United States leader

Trump has taken a less combative tone since taking office, praising the alliance as "wonderful" and saying a strong Europe is very important to him and the United States. Police in Manchester have said they a...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Republican Gianforte wins special congressional election in Montana

The Guardian's Ben Jacobs had tried to ask him about the Congressional Budget Office's score of the House Republicans' health care bill. Gianforte, who was audibly irritated, reportedly body slammed the rep...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Modi's tenure marked by rhetoric and hyperbole: Kamal Nath

The construction of the bridge began in 2011, and cost of the project was around Rs 950 crore. Addressing a large public meeting on the occasion, the Prime Minister congratulated the State Government in As...More..

Foreigners involved in deadly Philippine urban battle: government
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Foreigners involved in deadly Philippine urban battle: government

Indonesians and Malaysians were among foreign Jihadists battling the military after laying siege to a southern Philippine city , the government said on Friday, in a rare admission of what it said was an I...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Ricciardo improves his pace in second Monaco practice session

There is a second practice later Thursday. I want to beat him in the vehicle when he's at his best. With the help of Sky Sports F1 pundit and long-time technical chief Pat Symonds , we assess some of the b...More..

Republican Greg Gianforte wins Montana special election, CNN projects
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Republican Greg Gianforte wins Montana special election, CNN projects

According to three Fox News reporters who were in the room preparing for an interview with the GOP nominee, Gianforte "grabbed Jacobs by the neck with both hands and slammed him into the ground. Some Repub...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Abbas Voices Commitment to Two-State Solution, Arab Peace Initiative

Furthermore, Trump's dealings with Israel on its own terms have all been carefully calibrated so as not to make a Palestinian state untenable or destroy the boundaries of what Palestinians will reasonably a...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Brendan Rodgers expects Moussa Dembélé to feature in Scottish Cup final

Rodgers has already guided the team to an unbeaten league campaign and emerged victorious in the League Cup final against Aberdeen . Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers has praised Derek McInnes ahead of the S...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Oil remains weak after OPEC-led out extension falls below expectations

Technological improvements and greater efficiency has helped USA shale producers pump out crude oil at lower margins - some say it is now profitable at less than $50 per barrel. onshore drillers make plans" to ...More..

Trump travel ban: USA court upholds halt on executive order
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump travel ban: USA court upholds halt on executive order

The decision , written by Chief Judge Roger Gregory, described Trump's executive order in forceful terms, saying it uses "vague words of national security, but in context drips with religious intolerance...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Republican wins Montana special election despite assault charge

Gianforte won the seat relatively comfortably with 50.6% of the vote compared with 43.6% for his nearest rival, Democrat Rob Quist . Gianforte campaign spokesman Shane Scanlon said the candidate was in a p...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

United Kingdom 'not sharing info' with USA after bomb photo leak

A suicide bomber killed 22 people at a concert hall in Manchester , northern England, on Monday. Greater Manchester Police condemned the leaks on behalf of the National Counter-Terrorism Policing units i...More..

Poor Sleep May Hike Mortality in Metabolic Syndrome
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Poor Sleep May Hike Mortality in Metabolic Syndrome

Among those with metabolic syndrome who slept more than six hours, the risk of dying from heart disease or stroke was increased about 1.5 times, the findings showed. 1 times more likely to die of heart disease...More..

Fourth Circuit Upholds Nationwide Injunction on President Trump's Revised Travel Ban
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Fourth Circuit Upholds Nationwide Injunction on President Trump's Revised Travel Ban

The case is expected to go to the U.S. Supreme Court. The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond issued the ruling Thursday, following arguments May 8. The dissenting judges said the executive order was ...More..

Trump says 'Germans are very bad': Spiegel
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump says 'Germans are very bad': Spiegel

We will stop this, ' Trump told European Union officials. The President was referring to the country's trade surplus with the United States, a person who attended the hour-long meeting told Der Spiegel news...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Airstrike chain reaction led to over 100 civilian deaths in Mosul

According to eyewitness accounts and intelligence reports, ISIS fighters began evicting civilians from their homes as the battle with CTS forces raged. That residue, they found, had signatures of explosives u...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

4th Circuit Court Ruling Keeps Trump's Travel Ban On Hold

Attorney General Jeff Sessions responded to the Virginia appeals court decision in a statement that said, " President Trump's executive order is well within his lawful authority to keep the Nation safe". ...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

White House confident travel ban will be upheld

Once again, the Trump administration has suffered a judicial setback in seeking to implement its second proposed travel ban, as an unusual thirteen-judge panel of the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals agreed by a...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Filipino troops, gunships fight militants in southern city

Government troops head for a continuing military operation against Muslim militants who lay siege in Marawi city Friday, May 26, 2017 at Bal-oi township, Lanao del Norte province in southern Philippines. A po...More..