The UUP Executive met in the Park Ave Hotel in East Belfast to formally decide whether to pull out of the Northern Ireland Executive. Around 90 delegates debated the issue for over an hour and unanimously voted to leave. The sole UUP minister, Danny Kennedy will tender his resignation on Tuesday and Mike Nesbitt will more...
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The US was ready to use nuclear weapons in their ‘war on terror’ in Afghanistan, according to a former German diplomat, whose interview was published in Der Spiegel this weekend.
The 2015 graduating class of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point during their commencement in May. (Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff / (CC BY 2.0)) An assistant professor of law at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point...Show More Summary
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Mass killings in El Salvador are gathering momentum as the country with 51 people killed in a single day, according to the local authorities - a record number for the small country.
Residents and visitors of New Orleans, surrounded by the sound of church bells and jazz music, marked the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina on Saturday, remembering victims of the storm and celebrating the region's resiliency. Continue...Show More Summary
Riot police swept into Beirut's Riad al-Solh Square late Saturday evening and attempted to drive out protesters who had gathered to rally against government incompetence. Activists who remained in the square were arrested, and in some cases, beaten by police. Show More Summary
The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit will review a ruling last year that found the state’s capital punishment system to be dysfunctional.
At a New Hampshire campaign stop, Republican presidential hopeful Chris Christie said he would track immigrants like FedEx packages.
Russians vacationing in their home country has become more common since the ruble’s fall late last year put foreign vacations out of reach of many in the middle class.
A lineup of citywide volunteer projects, prayer services, festivals and parades marked what was an unseasonably mild day 10 years after the storm made landfall.
Doctors find it difficult to ignore patients’ complaints about statins, which are much cheaper, even though clinical trials have found that they have minimal side effects.
Hungary has finished construction of a fence on the country’s southern border with Serbia.
Kyle Lambrose shot himself in front of his wife and three children as a police officer attempted a rescue. Lambrose was holding his family hostage in their West Jordan, Utah, home when Police Sergeant Mitch Soper attempted to rescue the family through an upstairs bedroom window. Show More Summary
As police in Texas investigate last night's murder of a deputy, the sheriff of Harris County said the "dangerous" rhetoric about police officers in the US is "out of control," reports Mediaite. "We've heard black lives matter, all lives matter. Well, cops' lives matter, too," said Sheriff Ron Hickman. "So...
BAY CITY, Mich. (AP) — Dozens of people at a Michigan rally released balloons Saturday to mark the four-year anniversary of Iran's refusal to free a former Marine from prison. But they first heard from Amir Hekmati, whose words were recorded weeks ago during a phone call with relatives. Show More Summary
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Gabrielle Union is making us very jeal of her anniversary vacation with husband Dwyane Wade. On Instagram, the star shared snaps of her bikini chilling alongside some extremely idyllic waters. A photo posted by Gabrielle Union (@gabunion)...Show More Summary
HOUSTON (AP) — Here are the latest developments regarding the fatal shooting of a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Officials say a suspect has been arrested in the fatal shooting of a deputy at a suburban Houston gas station. Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman was scheduled to hold a news conference at 4:30 p.m. Show More Summary