Wed, 26 Feb 2020

11-year old boy latest to die in weekend of carnage on Irish roads

CO DONEGAL, Ireland - An 11-year-old boy died in hospital on Sunday night after being seriously injured on Friday evening ...

EU Sets Terms for Post-Brexit Talks

PARIS - European Union members said Tuesday they are ready to offer Britain a substantial and wide-ranging post-Brexit trade deal, ...

Brexit talks turn sour as EU, UK clash

Britain and Brussels clashed on Tuesday over upcoming Brexit talks, with London roundly rejecting key elements of the EU's negotiating ...

Hip-hop's obsession with combat imagery is about more than violence

On Let the Rhythm Hit 'Em, legendary New York MC Rakim proclaims: "I'm the arsenal, I got artillery, lyrics are ...

Coronavirus sees 2 PRO14 matches postponed in Italy

Cape Town - Organisers of the PRO14 have postponed two matches that were scheduled to take place in Italy this ...

Reed comes through for WGC Mexico Championship win

Mexico City - Patrick Reed came through in the clutch, firing three late birdies in a four-under par 67 for ...

Reed outlasts DeChambeau to win at Mexico City

Patrick Reed shot a 4-under 67 on Sunday to win the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship in Mexico City by one ...

African American Voters Alert to Social Media Disinformation

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA - With heads tilted down over smartphones, a group of African American students swiped through their social ...

Thomas leads in Mexico, SA's Van Rooyen in the hunt

Mexico City - Justin Thomas fired a six-under par 65 to seize a one-stroke lead over fellow American Patrick Reed ...

Heavy rain and snow warning - advice and information

Heavy rain, sleet and snow forecast, with travel delays, difficult driving conditions, and localised flooding possible. Take extra care. It ...

Para turned IRA man Paddy O'Kane 'central to murders'

The three Scottish soldiers were lured to their deaths by the IRA in Belfast in 1971. ...

Can I avoid taxes on Social Security and IRA income?

Can I avoid taxes on Social Security and IRA income? NJ.com ...

Big tobacco not the taxpayer should pick up health tab - Anderson

Sinn Fin MLA Martina Anderson is calling for firm action to stamp out irresponsible activity within the tobacco industry and ...

Gildernew welcomes unions' vote to accept pay and staffing agreement

Sinn Fin spokesperson for Health Colm Gildernew MLA has welcomed the announcement by health trade unions to accept the proposed ...

New stalking legislation is needed urgently Dillon

Sinn Fins Justice Spokesperson Linda Dillon MLA has called on the Department of Justice to act urgently to prepare new ...

Mary Lou McDonald in Athlone today amidst latest flooding

Sinn Fin President Mary Lou McDonald TD, alongside Longford-Westmeath TD Sorca Clarke and TD for Roscommon-Galway Claire Kerrane, is in ...

Sinn Fin working to deliver a Government for Change - Pearse Doherty

Sinn Fin lead negotiator Pearse Doherty TD has said today said that 'Sinn Fin has stepped up our engagements to ...

Rural and urban wage disparity must be addressed - McAleer

Rural communities face great disadvantage as a result of high wage disparity between rural and urban communities, Sinn Fin MLA ...

Sinn Fin committed to Casement Park redevelopment - Maskey

Sinn Fin MP Paul Maskey has once again outlined his party's commitment to ensuring a new state-of-the-art Casement Park stadium ...

McGuigan welcomes funding announcement for environmental projects

Sinn Fin's Environment Spokesperson, Philip McGuigan MLA, has welcomed today's announcement from the Department for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs ...

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Wall Street in panic-mode, Dow loses 1,910 points in two days

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks plunged again on Tuesday as fears the coronavirus could become a pandemic. The ...

Staging of Tokyo Olympics threatened by coronavirus

A senior International Olympic Committee member said this summer's Tokyo Olympics could be canceled if the coronavirus is not under ...

Iran slow to hold security forces to account over protests

BEIRUT, Lebanon - Iranian authorities have failed to hold security forces accountable for excessive and unlawful use of lethal force ...

More than half virus cases in South Korea linked to religious group

WASHINGTON, DC - The number of coronavirus cases in South Korea skyrocketed to 833 on Monday, a roughly 27-fold increase ...

Turmoil in Malaysia as PM Mahathir resigns

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad resigned on Monday in a shock move after his political allies sought to bring down ...

WHO warns world to prepare for pandemic

GENEVA, Switzerland - The World Health Organization says the coronavirus outbreak does not yet fit the criterion for a pandemic ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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