Mon, 27 May 2019

Last year 98 UN peacekeepers lost their lives

UNITED NATIONS - Since the UN set up its first peacekeeping mission back in 1948, more than 3,800 peacekeepers have ...

Arson blamed for attack on Catholic Church in Derrry

LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - A Catholic Church in Derry/Londonderry in Northern Ireland have been set ablaze.Detectives say they believe the ...

National Day in U.S. for missing children

WASHINGTON DC - When a 13-year-old North Carolina girl went missing last fall, the FBI and state and local partners ...

Leo Varadkar praises Theresa May

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoseach Leo Varadkar has paid tribute to his counterpart in the UK following her announcement that she ...

Iranians bearing brunt of U.S. sanctions

Many are worried about the risk of war with Iran after the Trump administration leaked discussions of a troop deployment ...

Women dominate same-sex marriages in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Same-sex couples lined up on Friday in Taiwan to register their partnerships after the passage last week ...

U.S. president storms out of meeting in a rage

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump totally lost it on Wednesday.In a lengthy statement he derided Democrats, kept repeating ...

Bomb scare in Derry/Londonderry set a trap for police

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Ugly scenes took place in the Moss Park area of Derry/Londonderry on Thursday night when police ...

Assange hit with new charges, could see him jailed for 175 years

WASHINGTON DC - A federal grand jury has returned an 18-count superseding indictment against Julian Assange,  the founder of WikiLeaks, ...

'Rolling Thunder' Roars Into Washington for Last Time

Thousands of motorcycles roared into Washington Sunday for what organizers say will be the last Rolling Thunder in the nation's ...

Far-right breakthrough amid big turnout in EU vote

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen won her symbolic duel with President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday, as Eurosceptic forces made ...

Majlis Podcast: Tajikistan's Dangerous Prisons

Violence in Tajikistan's Vahdat prison on May 19 left 32 people dead -- 29 prisoners and three prison guards. Among ...

Ireland's O'Brien to miss Rugby World Cup

London - Ireland's Sean O'Brien has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup later this year after Leinster confirmed ...

Dimitrov hails Agassi as new coach

Paris - Grigor Dimitrov described his coaching link-up with US legend Andre Agassi and mercurial Radek Stepanek as a "great ...

Unheralded German set for biggest payday against Federer

Paris - Oscar Otte is unique at Roland Garros as the only German to count a former English Test cricketer ...

After sumo and golf, Trump to face off with Japan's Abe on trade

President Donald Trump golfed, attended a Sumo wrestling match and ate dinner with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at a ...

'On edge' Federer marks Paris return with victory, Kerber crashes

Paris - Roger Federer marked his return to Roland Garros after a four-year absence with a straight sets win over ...

Blitzboks qualify for Tokyo 2020 as Fiji win London Sevens

Cape Town - There was disappointment and tempered elation in the Springbok Sevens camp in London, where they lost both ...

EU Votes as Nationalism, Immigration Take Center-Stage

Voters in 21 European nations streamed to the polls Sunday in the final day of pivotal elections for the European ...

Trump: This Year's 'Rolling Thunder' Won't Be Last

President Donald Trump is indicating that hundreds of thousands of 'Rolling Thunder' motorcycles will be back next year to participate ...

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State of Oklahoma to receive $85 million to settle Teva opioid claims

PARSIPPANY, New Jersey/JERUSALEM - Teva Pharmaceuticals USA and its subsidiaries on Sunday announced it had reached a settlement with the ...

Bosch fined over diesel emissions scandal

STUTTGART, Germany - Bosch has been hit with a fine of 90 million euros over allegations of negligence in relation ...

Sweden and Ireland delegations get together to discuss digital

CO. WESTMEATH, Ireland - Minister of State for Community Development, Natural Resources and Digital Development, Sean Canney welcomed King Carl ...

20-acre recreation complex to boost Buffalo's Outer Harbor

BUFFALO, New York - The new Lakeside Complex on Buffalo's Outer Harbor opened on Friday.The 20-acre site includes a new ...

Ireland unveils strategy and vision for Cx

DUBLIN, Ireland -  A new report has been released detailing the extent to which 5,000 jobs in the Customer Experience ...

U.S. stocks rise Friday, greenback falls

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were higher at the close on Friday, while the U.S. dollar was sold ...

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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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