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KILDARE WEATHER ALERT: Status Orange wind warning as Storm Georgina approaches

KILDARE WEATHER ALERT: Status Orange wind warning as Storm Georgina approaches

A third weather warning - a Status Yellow rainfall warning - will also come into effect tonight. Weather warnings for winds and rain remain in place as Storm Georgina sweeps across the country . Th...

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Intel Chip Update Causes PCs To Reboot Unexpectedly, Rollout Halted

Intel Chip Update Causes PCs To Reboot Unexpectedly, Rollout Halted

Intel Corp . reported on Monday that it has discovered the cause of reboot issues that affected its Broadwell and Haswell processors after patches were applied created to fix potential side-channel "s...

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Acadiana schools participate in National School of Choice Week

Acadiana schools participate in National School of Choice Week

Having options may be good for families, but the Pennsylvania school boards associations raises this concern. The state's public school open enrollment policy is one of the nation's broadest and m...

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Senior Twitter executive to run troubled finance startup SoFi

Senior Twitter executive to run troubled finance startup SoFi

Still Greenfield says that CEO Jack Dorsey will be able to propel growth at the company. Twitter bade farewell Tuesday to its number two executive Anthony Noto , who is taking a job heading inter...

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US lawmakers scramble on immigration, shutdown paused

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said he was trusting the pledge of his Republican counterpart, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell , to allow a "free and open debate" on immigration...

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Super Bowl Singer Pink Ecstatic Her Eagles Are Playing In Game

Super Bowl Singer Pink Ecstatic Her Eagles Are Playing In Game

Did the Jaguars wait too long to take cornerback A.J. Bouye off Patriots receiver Brandin Cooks? "So, everybody understands that that's part of the game and when that happens, you just have to e...

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Pakistan into under-19 cricket WCup semis

Pakistan into under-19 cricket WCup semis

Pakistan started slow in the chase, losing their top order for 63 runs in 15.1 overs. However, a 56-run partnership for the fifth-wicket between wicket-keeper batsman Wandile Makwetu and Jean du ...

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Sarah Sanders is Tight on Time

Sarah Sanders is Tight on Time

Yes, even if the press is biased against Republicans and Trump in particular, which of course it is. Several lawmakers have publicly criticized Trump's negotiation tactics amid the shutdown, which b...

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Top Haqqani commander, 2 others killed in U.S. drone strike in Pak

A senior government official in Kurram told AFP that the drone fired one missile at a two-room compound, killing the commander and destroying the building. Trump has taken a hardline stance on Pakista...

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MS sees record low unemployment in December

MS sees record low unemployment in December

The state's Employment Development Department reports that unemployment fell to 4.3-percent, statewide, in December, compared to 4.6-percent in November. Sectors that lost jobs include trade, tran...

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Eskom's controversial CFO resigns before court appearance

Eskom's controversial CFO resigns before court appearance

This comes after Singh, through his attorneys, resigned with immediate effect from Eskom on Monday night. Singh has been embroiled in controversy since being suspended by Eskom in September 2017, af...

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Nunes memo permitted to be disseminated

Nunes memo permitted to be disseminated

Republicans on the committee last week provided the four-page memo to all members of Congress. Committee Chairman Devin Nunes , California Republican, and Rep. A White House official confirmed the ph...

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JK: Congress, National Conference stage walkout from assembly

JK: Congress, National Conference stage walkout from assembly

The Congress and National Conference members shouted slogans against the Centre and state governments and protested the killings in Pakistani firing. With the Central government delaying the process...

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Winnie Madikizela-Mandela reportedly hospitalized with kidney infection

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela reportedly hospitalized with kidney infection

Prayers and well-wishes are pouring in for struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela who was hospitalised a few days ago. Her family has confirmed that she's been diagnosed with an infection that...

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Onnoghen commiserates with family of late Justice Musdapher

Onnoghen commiserates with family of late Justice Musdapher

Family members of a former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Dahiru Musdapher have taken to the social media to announce the death of Dahiru Musdapher at 75 . "He will be remembered for his vast contributions...

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Canada union members push for NAFTA job security

Canada union members push for NAFTA job security

The Montreal talks are unfolding under the ever-present threat that President Donald Trump will trigger NAFTA's six-month withdrawal clause. Mr. Verheul said he was not planning formal counter-propo...

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Mike Pence heckled in Israeli parliament as he announced 2019 embassy move

Mike Pence heckled in Israeli parliament as he announced 2019 embassy move

He's in Jerusalem today, where he met Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and addressed the Israeli parliament. Pence's Middle East trip comes after President Donald Trump's major December spee...

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Bill to shrink Pa. House advances

Bill to shrink Pa. House advances

So for it to get on the ballot before the next reapportionment and redistricting process in 2020, it would require the measure passing the House and Senate this year as well as in the 2019-20 session ...

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Martin O'Neill signs two-year extension to Ireland deal

Martin O'Neill signs two-year extension to Ireland deal

Martin O'Neill has agreed terms on a contract extension to remain on as Republic of Ireland manager until the end of the Euro 2020 campaign. It's like if a footballer wants to leave Liverpool and g...

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Floridians to consider second-chance measure to restore felons' voting rights

Floridians to consider second-chance measure to restore felons' voting rights

If 60 percent of Florida voters cast a ballot in favor of restoring these rights in November, electoral politics in the state could be reshaped completely since Florida is an important swing stat...

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Flash freeze sends Sutton school bus careening down hill

Flash freeze sends Sutton school bus careening down hill

Parents said they received a text message Tuesday morning saying all the school buses have been taken off the roads until it is less icy, per an instruction by the Sutton Police Department. Cheryl Kea...

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Fresh investigation into sexual assault by black cab rapist John Worboys

Fresh investigation into sexual assault by black cab rapist John Worboys

A fresh allegation of sexual assault has been made against convicted rapist John Worboys, ITV News understands. The claim, which dates back to 1997 - several years earlier than the date when it wa...

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Camels Disqualified From Saudi Beauty Contest for Using Botox

Camels Disqualified From Saudi Beauty Contest for Using Botox

So, the authorities have ramped up the country's annual month-long camel festival, which was relocated previous year from the remote desert to the outskirts of the capital. "It has big lips, a big nos...

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U.S. to deploy 1000 more troops to Afghanistan

U.S. to deploy 1000 more troops to Afghanistan

In addition to the A-10s, the US has deployed MQ-9 Reaper drones to provide armed overwatch and surveillance, as well as HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopters for personnel recovery and search and rescue. The ...

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At least 33 killed in twin auto bombs in Libya's Benghazi

At least 33 killed in twin auto bombs in Libya's Benghazi

One of those killed was Ahmed al-Feitouri of the investigation and arrest unit attached to the general command of east Libyan security forces. Benghazi has been the scene of more than three years of...

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GOP rep told aide they were 'soul mates,' but denies harassment claim

GOP rep told aide they were 'soul mates,' but denies harassment claim

He said he expressed "affection" for a former staffer and told her they were soul mates, but he is still denying that he sexually harassed her. The New York Times reported Saturday that Meehan use...

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Duckworth Would Be First Senator to Give Birth in Office

Duckworth Would Be First Senator to Give Birth in Office

Duckworth's first child, Abigail, was born in November 2014, when she was serving in the U.S. House of Representatives. According to the Sun-Times, Duckworth is one of ten lawmakers to give birth w...

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Blast Heard as Gunmen Attack Afghan 'Save the Children' Office in Jalalabad

Blast Heard as Gunmen Attack Afghan 'Save the Children' Office in Jalalabad

An Afghan official told worldwide media, "A group of armed men then entered the compound". At least 11 people were wounded in the blast that was caused by a vehicle bomber outside the headquarters o...

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Skepticism, worry amid preparation for Rohingya repatriation to Burma

Skepticism, worry amid preparation for Rohingya repatriation to Burma

Bangladesh officials say the vetting process and the building of temporary shelters is already underway, but there's still no timeline for the physical repatriation of the refugees.Myanmar's Ministry ...

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Turkey's Erdogan, US Trump to speak on Wednesday: Turkish minister

Turkey's Erdogan, US Trump to speak on Wednesday: Turkish minister

He said work on stabilizing the Afrin area of Syria had reached the point where much-needed humanitarian assistance was flowing and refugees were returning. The announcement came as France, the USA ...

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Video of Captive Siblings 'Escaping' Surfaces Amid New Details About Their Parents

Video of Captive Siblings 'Escaping' Surfaces Amid New Details About Their Parents

According to Louise Turpin's brother, Billy Lambert, the kids may not have been the only victims of abuse. Muntajibuddin attended third grade with her and says he had an "overwhelming sense of guilt...

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Coalition Precision Strikes Kill Scores of ISIS Terrorists in Syria

Coalition Precision Strikes Kill Scores of ISIS Terrorists in Syria

A statement from the coalition said the strikes took out an IS headquarters and command-and-control center near as-Shafah, Syria , in the Middle Euphrates River Valley . The strikes on Saturday co...

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Prosecutors seek death penalty for suspected Florida serial killer

Prosecutors seek death penalty for suspected Florida serial killer

Howell Emanuel Donaldson III, 24, is accused of killing Benjamin Mitchell, 22, on October 9, Monica Hoffa, 32, was killed in a vacant lot two days later, Anthony Naiboa, 20, was killed October 19 and ...

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Philippine volcano spreads lava nearly 2 miles from crater

Philippine volcano spreads lava nearly 2 miles from crater

Mayon volcano erupts for the second straight day as lava cascades down its slopes Tuesday, January 23.Situated on the island of Luzon, about 330 kilometers (205 miles) southeast of Manila, Mayon is on...

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Venezuela's Maduro says ready to run for second term

Venezuela's Maduro says ready to run for second term

But the fact that the ruling socialist party says Maduro will again be its candidate suggests to critics the vote will in fact not be a fair one. Since past year, Washington and Ottawa have rolled...

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Lalu, Jagannath Mishra convicted in Chaibasa treasury case

Lalu, Jagannath Mishra convicted in Chaibasa treasury case

He alleged that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had played a role in framing Lalu Prasad in fodder scam case. Besides Yadav, a former Chief Minister, another ex-Chief Minister of Bihar, Jag...

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Canada PM Trudeau to address World Economic Forum today

Canada PM Trudeau to address World Economic Forum today

Trump just after his election, but of course left the United States outside the agreement. "As leaders, we need to act to show that truly, time is up". Trudeau said. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau...

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Padmaavat row: Protestors vandalise mall, torch vehicles in Ahmedabad

Padmaavat row: Protestors vandalise mall, torch vehicles in Ahmedabad

The police had to open fire to disperse crowds on Tuesday night and protests are expected to continue in various parts of the country ahead of the release of the film on January 25. Singh said numerou...

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A big loss for Schumer and the Democrats

A big loss for Schumer and the Democrats

The Senate vote was 81-18 - well above the 60 votes needed. "When government shuts down, it represents the ultimate failure to govern". President Donald Trump ended the Deferred Action for Childh...

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Johnson rebuked by May over NHS funding

Johnson rebuked by May over NHS funding

However, in today's cabinet meeting, May has clarified that any " Brexit dividend" for the NHS would not be allocated until next year. City A.M . says that Johnson "is reportedly behind a mini cab...

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