Ireland Votes To Lift Its Abortion Ban, Exit Polls Show

There was no mention of the referendum during the sermon at St Mary's Pro Cathedral, but it was weighing heavily on the minds of some worshippers as they left the Mass in central Dublin . The decision would seek to take some of the pressure off fami... More..

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Savita Halappanavar's parents hail Irish abortion vote
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Savita Halappanavar's parents hail Irish abortion vote

The referendum repeals Ireland's Eighth Amendment , which was added to the constitution in 1983, which banned abortion in Ireland unless there was a "real and substantial risk" to the mother's life. Ireland's ...More..

Irish overwhelmingly vote to legalise abortion, exit poll suggests
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Irish overwhelmingly vote to legalise abortion, exit poll suggests

The Irish government's push to liberalise the laws is in contrast to the United States, where abortion has always been legal, but President Donald Trump backs stripping federal funding from women's health care ...More..

Trump shifts stance on Korea summit from 'off' to 'maybe'
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Trump shifts stance on Korea summit from 'off' to 'maybe'

They announced they would be holding a candlelit vigil Friday evening in response to Trump canceling the summit. Trump welcomed the conciliatory statement from North Korea saying it remained open to talks a...More..

Subtropical Storm Alberto forms in western Caribbean
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Subtropical Storm Alberto forms in western Caribbean

As of 5 p.m. Friday , Alberto had sustained winds of 40 miles per hour and was drifting east at 2 miles per hour. This system may become a tropical depression over the next few days. Latest satellite ima...More..

Parents win right to make 30-year-old son leave home
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Parents win right to make 30-year-old son leave home

The judge also asked adult protective services to check on the case. Rotondo would have to move out, the judge ruled. Mark and Christina Rotondo were reportedly fed up with their son not paying bills or hel...More..

Second exit poll projects large victory for Yes side in Abortion Referendum
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Second exit poll projects large victory for Yes side in Abortion Referendum

The poll also projected that 65.9 per cent of men and 72.1 per cent of women voted Yes. Result of the poll is expected before Sunday. The declining influence of the Catholic Church, which was instrumental in ...More..

School bus crash kills 2, injures 45 on Route 80
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

School bus crash kills 2, injures 45 on Route 80

Phil Murphy said at a news conference from the middle school. Numerous injured are still in area hospitals for treatment or surgery. Several teachers and students are in a critical condition after a school bu...More..

Man Arrested after Opening Fire at Trump Golf Resort near Miami
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Man Arrested after Opening Fire at Trump Golf Resort near Miami

Friday, following a report of shots fired. Officers on the scene returned fire, injuring the man. "Again, no known Victims at this time". "These officers did not hesitate one second to engage this individ...More..

Iran said it was ready for United States withdrawal from the nuclear deal
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Iran said it was ready for United States withdrawal from the nuclear deal

President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday the country would remain in the deal if the other signatories continue to follow the agreement. Their failure to convince President Trump will see the U.S. The exten...More..

Florida man dies after e-cigarette explodes
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Florida man dies after e-cigarette explodes

At least two parts of the exploding vape pen were removed from his cranium, the Pinellas County medical examiner told the Tampa Bay Times . The Food and Drug Administration says it's not clear what caus...More..

Packers not now interested in Dez Bryant
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Packers not now interested in Dez Bryant

The Green Bay Packers recently parted ways with superstar quarterback Aaron Rodgers' favorite target in veteran wide receiver Jordy Nelson . However, not long after Witten's opinion surfaced, the potential p...More..

3 dead, 1 injured in sword attack on Indonesia police headquarters
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

3 dead, 1 injured in sword attack on Indonesia police headquarters

Previously Police chief of Riau province Inspector General Nandang said that a total of eight militants with a white minivan staged the attacks. The attack comes as the Southeast Asian nation has been rocked ...More..

FBI Has Suspect in Damaging CIA Leak of Spying Code
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

FBI Has Suspect in Damaging CIA Leak of Spying Code

Prosecutors, the Times also reports, plan to file a new indictment against Schulte that pertains to the leak , within 45 days. "This case has been dragging since August 2017", Shroff told The Times. Court ...More..

Former Malaysian Deputy PM Anwar Ibrahim released
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Former Malaysian Deputy PM Anwar Ibrahim released

Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim , who had been imprisoned since February 2015 on disputed sodomy charges, was released from hospital in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday after being granted a royal pardon and will ...More..

Educators, lawmakers prepare for massive rally Wednesday
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Educators, lawmakers prepare for massive rally Wednesday

That increase will bring the average teacher pay to more than $53,000, not accounting for local supplements, benefits or bonuses, he said. "When we peel back the political rhetoric on teacher pay, the facts i...More..

One Killed, Three Hurt in Explosion at a Southern California Medical Building
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

One Killed, Three Hurt in Explosion at a Southern California Medical Building

Brian Fennessy, the Orange County Fireplace Authority chief, stated 70 firefighters had been dispatched in response to the decision in Aliso Viejo at 1:09 p.m. Officers reportedly stated the one who died is a l...More..

Saudi Arabia announces start of Ramadan
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Saudi Arabia announces start of Ramadan

It's thought to have occurred on an odd-numbered night time over the past 10 days of Ramadan - the 21, 23, 25, 27 or 29th. Oman was the first country in the Gulf to announce when it will mark the beginning of...More..

N Korea dismantling nuclear test site: Satellite images
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

N Korea dismantling nuclear test site: Satellite images

N Korea said it will "completely" destroy Punggye-ri test site, in a ceremony scheduled between May 23-25 in front of invited foreign media. To provide transparency, the ministry said journalists from South K...More..

Tyler Police Department to hold annual Peace Officer Memorial Service
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Tyler Police Department to hold annual Peace Officer Memorial Service

The King County Sheriff's Office Memorial , located in the King County Courthouse, honors their sacrifice. For the full comprehensive data tables about these incidents and brief narratives describing the fat...More..

Soros foundation quits Hungary to escape 'unprecedented' tactics
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Soros foundation quits Hungary to escape 'unprecedented' tactics

The legislation is branded as "Stop Soros" and the Hungarian government warned on Monday that legislative measures may yet become tighter. The Foundations will pursue all available legal avenues to defend the f...More..

Fairfield neighbor shocked to hear of abuse allegations against 10 children
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Fairfield neighbor shocked to hear of abuse allegations against 10 children

Sharon Henry, chief deputy district attorney for Solano County, said she was "horrified" by the statements from the children and that torture was carried out in the house "for sadistic purposes". According to...More..

Incremental N.Korean denuclearisation will be unacceptable - S.Korea official
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Incremental N.Korean denuclearisation will be unacceptable - S.Korea official

Coming as it does in the wake of the historic summit between North and South Korea , there are a lot of expectations from the meeting. One researcher with a state-run think tank here said the North "seems to...More..

WATCH Opening Ceremony of Crimean Bridge in Russian Federation
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

WATCH Opening Ceremony of Crimean Bridge in Russian Federation

Russian Federation annexed Crimea , a peninsula on the northern coast of the Black Sea in eastern Europe, in 2014, a move that was condemned by Ukraine and the West as an illegal land grab. It begins on the ...More..

Indonesian family that bombed churches well off, friendly
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Indonesian family that bombed churches well off, friendly

It appears to be a picture of a happy middle-class Indonesian family. "Our help cannot end the grief but this is the evidence of unity and affection among people", Alissa wrote on the crowdfunding page. All per...More..

Senator Dianne Feinstein to Vote
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Senator Dianne Feinstein to Vote "No" on Haspel Nomination for CIA Director

Haspel said she would "refuse to undertake any proposed activity that is contrary to my moral and ethical values". Mark Warner of Virginia, Haspel said one of the "hard lessons since 9/11" was the costs o...More..

Supreme Court ruling opens the door for legalized sports betting nationwide
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Supreme Court ruling opens the door for legalized sports betting nationwide

He and other proponents sought the ruling in order to help the state's ailing casinos and racetracks. To date, only Nevada , Delaware, Oregon, and Montana are allowed sports gambling and are exempt from P...More..

Storm moving across Florida has 30% chance of strengthening
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Storm moving across Florida has 30% chance of strengthening

Hurricane season begins for real in 17 days. The Gulf has never had a hurricane during the month of May, but the three hurricanes that have formed in May have all been off the Jacksonville coast. During the n...More..

Embassy Preacher Slammed By Mitt Romney For Bigotry Against Mormons - And Jews
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Embassy Preacher Slammed By Mitt Romney For Bigotry Against Mormons - And Jews

In a Sunday evening tweet, former Gov. Mitt Romeny (R-MA and UT) railed against pastor Robert Jeffress, who is leading the prayer in Jerusalem as the new American embassy opens. Jeffress said the Bible decl...More..

U.S. senators asked to block Trump's Central Intelligence Agency director pick
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

U.S. senators asked to block Trump's Central Intelligence Agency director pick

Others disagree two senators both from states that voted Trump, have backed Haspel's nomination. The same night, President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Penceappeared together IN at a rally IN support...More..