NI Assembly in 'uncharted waters'The DUP says the Northern Ireland Assembly is entering "uncharted waters" after the Welfare Reform Bill failed to pass on Tuesday.
Davies out of the Rugby World CupWales centre Jonathan Davies is ruled out of the Rugby World Cup after suffering a serious knee injury.
Irish smacking law violates charterThe European Committee of Social Rights rules that the Republic of Ireland has violated a European charter by not banning all forms of corporal punishment, including parents smacking their children at home.
Israel strikes Gaza after alleged militant rocket attackIsraeli aircraft have struck a number of sites in Gaza. It comes after Palestinian militants allegedly fired a rocket, which landed near the Israeli port city of Ashdod.
The Israeli military says it struck four “terror infrastructures” in Gaza after the rocket attack.
Tories could 'place North East armed forces jobs in jeopardy', claims Kevan JonesPrime Minister David Cameron is put under pressure over his commitment to defence spending ahead of Queen's Speech
Tipu Sultan killing: Police receive 'good' calls following Crimewatch appealDetectives probing the killing of the 32-year-old takeaway boss are encouraged after a reconstruction appeared on the BBC show
Herpes used in cancer treatmentA MAJOR breakthrough in cancer treatment has been achieved in a world first. Scientists have used herpes to pave the way for new cures.
Was Kochie's tirade out of line?FIONA Nash, who copped a pasting from Kochie on air over organ donations, has hit back saying the Sunrise host knew about the review a week ago.
Top FIFA officials arrested in ZurichUPDATE: police have arrested six high ranking FIFA officials, including its Vice President, and plan to extradite them to the USA on corruption charges.
Swiss arrests over Fifa 'corruption'Six football officials are arrested in Zurich, Switzerland, over corruption allegations involving the sport's world governing body Fifa.
Cancer cases slated to climb 40 per cent by 2015, Canadian report warnsThe number of cancer diagnoses in Canada is slated to steadily climb by 40 per cent in the next 15 years, according to a new report released Wednesday morning.
Parts of Texas deluged; Oklahoma, Mexico also badly hit by stormParts of east central Texas on Tuesday were inundated by water after heavy rainfall turned highways into rivers that swept away bridges, cars and homes.More than 20 people were killed in Texas, Oklahoma and northern Mexico, where a tornado spawned by...
Kabul guesthouse siege ends, 4 Taliban insurgents killedKabul (dpa) – The six-hour siege of a Kabul guesthouse ended early Wednesday with four insurgents killed, police said. No security forces or civilians were hurt in the six-hour gunfight, city police spokesman Ebadullah Karimi said.The target was...
Fire crews spend hours battling house fire south of SaskatoonA fire south of Saskatoon kept crews busy for several hours Tuesday. Just before 4 p.m. CST firefighters were called to a house on Baker Road, about 2 kilometres east of Highway 11.
Soccer Officials Arrested in $100M Corruption ProbeQuestions have swirled for years over whether top FIFA officials were paid large bribes to select host cities for World Cup finals.
FIFA Officials Arrested in Zurich Specialized Operation, NYTSeveral top officials of FIFA were arrested early morning Wednesday in Zurich on account of corruption accusations. Swiss authorities conducted a specialize doperation and arrested more than ten officials, the New York Times reported. Among them were Vice Presidents of the Executive Committee Jeff
Top FIFA officials arrested in Zurich on corruption chargesTop officials of footballs world governing body FIFA were arrested on corruption charges by Swiss authorities in Zurich on Wednesday Following the early morning arrests the officials may be extradited to the United States the New York Times reported
Hartcher takes on property development lobbying roleICAC target Chris Hartcher is under fire after taking on a lobbying job for a NSW property development company.
PomPom Mirror reflects your furry sideSometimes it feels as if there is nothing new under the sun, and then something like the PomPom Mirror happens. This is a mirror made of cream-colored and black handfuls of fur, and it uses the contrasting colors to reflect the people and objects that stand before it (in silhouette form, that is). I
The challenge that turned Derick Brassard into a Game 6 heroTAMPA — Challenge accepted. Challenge accepted by the resilient Rangers, who staved off elimination for the fourth time this spring and for the 15th time over the last four tournaments...
Fifa arrests part of US Justice Department corruption probeSwiss police have begun making arrests as part of a US Justice Department investigation into corruption involving individuals at Fifa, football's ruling body.
Campbell Live replaced with Road Cops repeats before new show beginsAxed current affairs show Campbell Live will be replaced with repeat episodes of reality show Road Cops from next week until TV3's new current affairs show starts.
Wörthersee 2015 - Weltpremiere der Studie „GTE Sport“Köln 19.05.15: Der Golf GTE Sport transferiert die Volkswagen GT-Tradition in die Welt von morgen. Insgesamt drei Motoren - vereint in einem 295 kW/400 PS starken Plug-In-Hybridantrieb - treiben den weitgehend aus Karbon gefertigten Hightech-Golf an. Die 280 km/h schnelle Studie lässt die übliche
Senior FIFA officials to be chargedThe U.S. Justice Department plans to announce corruption charges against senior officials at FIFA, law enforcement officials say. CNN's Evan Perez has more.
GParted Live 0.22.0-2 Switches to Linux Kernel 4.0, Offers Better UEFI SupportSteven Shiau, the creator of the Clonezilla Live and GParted Live projects, has made a new version of the GParted Live distro, as announced on May 26 by Curtis Gedak. GParted Live 0.22.0-2 is the first release of the well-known Live CD built around the powerful, open-source GParted disk part
Cleveland, US Justice Department announce police settlementCLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland agreed to sweeping changes in how its police officers use force, treat the community and deal with the mentally ill, under a settlement announced Tuesday with the federal government that will put the 1,500-member department under an independent monitor. The settlement w
APNewsBreak: IRS says thieves stole tax info from 100,000WASHINGTON (AP) — Sophisticated criminals used an online service run by the IRS to access personal tax information from more than 100,000 taxpayers, part of an elaborate scheme to steal identities and claim fraudulent tax refunds, the IRS said Tuesday. The thieves accessed a system called "Get Tr
BREAKING: FIFA officials face US extradition after being arrested on corruption chargesTOP FIFA officials are facing extradition to the US after being arrested on corruption charges at a hotel in Zurich, according to reports.
Viral Wedding Photo Of A Marine Praying With His Soon-To-Be Wife Will Move YouA photo of U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Caleb Earwood and his bride Maggie sharing an emotional moment before their wedding in Asheville, North Carolina this Memorial Day weekend has gone viral. One look at the powerful shot and it's easy to see why: Credit: Dwayne Schmidt Photography Photograph
Central Pacific Hurricane Season To Be More Active, NOAA SaysHONOLULU (AP) — Forecasters say the 2015 hurricane season in the central Pacific region will see more storms than average because of warmer ocean water. Tom Evans, the acting director of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Central Pacific Hurricane Center, said at
Bristol Palin Speaks Out On Her Canceled WeddingOne week after former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) announced that her daughter, Bristol, would no longer marry Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer, the daughter of the 2008 vice presidential candidate is breaking her silence on the canceled nuptials. "I guess you have seen by now that the weddin
FIFA Officials Arrested On Corruption Charges; Face Extradition To U.S.Swiss authorities began an extraordinary early-morning operation here Wednesday to arrest several top soccer officials and extradite them to the United States on federal corruption charges. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may
'Wolverine' killer Jed Allen told friends about family woesBritain's depraved "Wolverine" killer Jed Allen supposedly told friends over pizza earlier this month he was in a "desperate situation" with his family — soon before he stabbed three family members to death.
Cleanup and Search Continues in Wimberley, TexasFloodwaters deepened across much of Texas on Tuesday as storms dumped almost a foot more of rain on the Houston area. In central Texas, the search continued for people missing in deadly flooding. (May 26)
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