World News


Storm Ophelia

A New Zealander in Galway says the city is eerily quiet as locals close up shop in preparation for Storm Ophelia.A national warning is in place for the whole of..
11 hours ago • New Zealand Herald

Ophelia

Families paid tribute to road traffic victims Clare O'Neill (pictured) and Fintan Goss, 33, as well as 31-year-old Michael Pyke, who died in a horrific chainsaw..
7 hours ago • MailOnline

Kirkuk

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10 hours ago • NYTimes.com


Bowe Bergdahl / Pleads Guilty

Bowe Bergdahl, US soldier held by Afghan Taliban for five years, pleads guilty to desertion
15 hours ago • BBC News

Ireland

The remnants of Ophelia slammed into Ireland, killing at least three people, grounding planes, shutting schools and causing widespread power outages.
6 hours ago • USATODAY.com


North Korea

Channel 4 has scrapped a planned drama based in North Korea after Kim Jong-un’s regime hacked into its systems and ‘scared’ investors into withdrawing..
5 hours ago • MailOnline

Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump joked during the campaign that Vice President Mike Pence wants to "hang" gays, according to a new report.The anecdote is included in a..
5 hours ago • New Zealand Herald

Iraqi Forces

Iraqi soldiers rolled into Kirkuk to take back control of the area's oil fields, air base, power plant and refinery. Video provided by Newsy
5 hours ago • USATODAY.com


Brexit

The Prime Minister has engaged in a high stakes diplomatic push to try and break the deadlock at this week EU's summit after meeting European Commission..
6 hours ago • MailOnline

Congress

He said that he he thinks his executive order to eliminate some Obamacare subsidies had left the legislation dead
9 hours ago • Independent


Portugal

A spate of wildfires in central and north Portugal which started at the weekend has killed at least 39 people. Civil Defence authorities said dozens of the 145..
4 hours ago • All India Radio

Daphne Caruana Galizia

Daphne Caruana Galizia, a critic of the government, dies in an attack the PM calls "barbaric".
14 hours ago • BBC News

London

An east London primary school has been forced to apologise for asking pupils to come in dressed as slaves with 'dirty and worn out clothes' for Black History..
7 hours ago • MailOnline

Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Event organizers say the American country duo Big & Rich is returning to the Las Vegas stage this week for a concert to benefit people..
7 hours ago • Seattle Times


Mexico

Anti-corruption activists charge that Raúl Cervantes, an ally of President Enrique Peña Nieto, was appointed to protect the political establishment.
4 hours ago • NYTimes.com

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