• Snow and ice warning issued as temperatures plunge
Snow and ice warning issued as temperatures plunge

The warning is valid for 24 hours from 4pm this afternoon. On Friday morning, icy and snowy conditions were reported around the towns of Monaghan, Roscommon, Cavan, Baileborough (Cavan), Longford , Mohill ( Leitrim ), Kells (Meath), Mullingar (Westmeath) and Letterkenny (Donegal) in particular, according to AA Roadwatch.

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  • Donald Trump to release medical records: White House
Donald Trump to release medical records: White House

Raw video: Media and internet critics pounce after President Trump garbled part of his Jerusalem statement; the White House says the president was suffering from dry mouth. "Nothing more than that". I can think of plenty of times in which I've had a dry throat, but it's never caused me to struggle with the letter "s". It's hardly outrageous to ...

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  • Community Rescues Horse Trapped in Crevice in Los Angeles Wildfire
Community Rescues Horse Trapped in Crevice in Los Angeles Wildfire

The Rams, who train north of the city, actually canceled their Wednesday practice, moving indoors for a walk-through instead because of the smoke. Along with the lack of much-needed rain, the Santa Ana winds have made it very hard to contain and put out the fires.

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  • Neither Trades With Cards Or Giants Have Stanton's Approval
Neither Trades With Cards Or Giants Have Stanton's Approval

The rumors that St. Louis and San Francisco have engaged in serious trade talks with Miami could mean nothing if the slugger decides he doesn't want to play for either team. Whatever the case, a trade with the Dodgers is not a deal the Marlins want to make. Jim Bowden tweeted that he believes the Dodgers and Yankees are the most likely dest...

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  • Rep. Trent Franks expected to resign
Rep. Trent Franks expected to resign

Before being elected into Congress, Trent was a small business owner and later served in the Arizona Legislature, according to his website biography . As he walked past reporters outside the floor of the House of Representatives, Franks said: "I'll let the statement speak for itself". "Half of all black children are aborted", Franks infamously ...

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  • Whistleblower: Michael Flynn Said That Russian Sanctions Would Be
Whistleblower: Michael Flynn Said That Russian Sanctions Would Be "Ripped Up"

Attorneys for Flynn and Copson did not immediately return email and phone requests for comment. On Friday, Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about his contacts with Russian Federation. Cummings wrote that Mueller's office had asked him to hold back the information until "they completed certain investigative st...

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  • Yemen ex-president Abdullah Saleh killed
Yemen ex-president Abdullah Saleh killed

But that alliance unravelled over the past week as the former leader reached out to the Saudi-led coalition that has waged an air campaign against the Houthis since March 2015. Saudi Arabia, accusing Iran of backing the rebels, intervened in the Yemen war on behalf of the government the following year. However, in late November, the tensions betw...

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  • Whistleblower To Dems: Flynn Promised Biz Associate He'd Gut Russia Sanctions
Whistleblower To Dems: Flynn Promised Biz Associate He'd Gut Russia Sanctions

The witness provided the account to Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (Md.), the ranking Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, who detailed the allegations in a letter Wednesday to the panel's chairman, Rep. With the clearance of Mueller's office, Cummings writes that he's now making the whistleblower's story public. ACU Stra...

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  • North Korea Missile Seen By Cathay Pacific Airline Crew
North Korea Missile Seen By Cathay Pacific Airline Crew

According to Channel NewsAsia, the move has come after the July 27 missile launch by North Korea into the Sea of Japan, Singapore Airlines said on Tuesday. North Korea's last missile launch marked a major evolution in the communist country's ballistic missile program. But analysts note the missile would require a re-entry vehicle that could wit...

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  • Starbucks opens its biggest, most ambitious store yet
Starbucks opens its biggest, most ambitious store yet

Starbucks dominates in China and is growing fast in the market, while in the United States it comes under pressure from a "third wave" of boutique coffee sellers and cheaper rivals. Starbucks opened a new super-sized Roastery in Shanghai on Tuesday. On Wednesday, Starbucks is opening its biggest cafe in the world in Shanghai.

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  • Cyclone Ockhi: Mumbai rains break decade old record, more showers today
Cyclone Ockhi: Mumbai rains break decade old record, more showers today

The Western Railway (WR) today said it has taken necessary precautions and made suitable arrangements in view of the warning about cyclone Ockhi in coastal areas of Maharashtra . The Santacruz weather station- representative of Mumbai- recorded 7mm rain. Rainfall at most places with isolated heavy rainfall very likely over Andaman and Nicobar ...

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  • Mueller subpoenas Deutsche Bank over loans to Trump
Mueller subpoenas Deutsche Bank over loans to Trump

According to several previous reports, Mueller's team has been investigating the president's involvement with Moscow associates in a project in SoHo (New York) and the sale of his Florida mansion in 2008 to a Russian oligarch, Dmitry Rybolovlev.

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  • Robin Wright to take over House of Cards final season
Robin Wright to take over House of Cards final season

Robin Wright , who has starred alongside Spacey since the beginning of the series, playing wife Claire to his Frank Underwood, seemed the frontrunner to be shifted to lead, particularly after having ended the last season as the reigning president.

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  • Conyers 'Retiring Today,' Endorses Son to Replace Him
Conyers 'Retiring Today,' Endorses Son to Replace Him

Rep. John Conyers for more than a decade says he slid his hand up her skirt and rubbed her thighs while she was sitting next to him in the front row of a church. While Conyers maintains he would be retiring immediately, CBS News' Steve Chaggaris reports that Conyers' resignation from the House will trigger a special election to replace him to b...

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  • Jawan, 2 terrorists killed in encounter in J&K's Kulgam
Jawan, 2 terrorists killed in encounter in J&K's Kulgam

SRINAGAR , Indian-controlled Kashmir, Dec. 4 (Xinhua) - Two militants and a trooper were killed, while another trooper was wounded Monday in a gunfight in restive Indian-controlled Kashmir, police said. The search operation turned into an encounter with militants, the official said. The security forces retaliated ensuing in an encounter, they sai...

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  • Tyrod Taylor carted off, Nathan Peterman in at QB
Tyrod Taylor carted off, Nathan Peterman in at QB

The Bills were unable to move the ball well enough through the air for the entirety of their game against the Patriots, and it was a major contributing factor to the team's 23-3 loss on Sunday. Peterman is the third quarterback used by the Bills against the Patriots. Peterman threw five interceptions on just 14 pass attempts in the first half of ...

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  • Yemen's Former President Saleh Killed After Houthis Stop His Motorcade
Yemen's Former President Saleh Killed After Houthis Stop His Motorcade

Jamie McGoldrick, Yemen's Humanitarian Affairs Coordinator for the United Nations, warned that the death of Mr. Saleh would only lead to "more tragedy" in the country. The coalition will either have to continue waging a grinding war, possibly trying big offensives against Houthi-held areas at the risk of high civilian casualties, or offer compromis...

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  • Phase One of Chabahar Port to be Inaugurated
Phase One of Chabahar Port to be Inaugurated

Rouhani inaugurated the expansion, carried out with an investment of $1bn including $235mn from India, which has more than tripled the port's capacity to 8.5 million tonnes a year, state television reported. "Chabahar should also have road, rail and airport to be all set for imports and exports", he added. The port is expected to be operational by ...

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  • Russian Federation calls USA threat to destroy North Korea a 'bloodthirsty tirade'
Russian Federation calls USA threat to destroy North Korea a 'bloodthirsty tirade'

Last night, the United States warned the UN Security Council that North Korea's latest missile test has brought "the world closer to war". "A lot of Chinese-North Korean trading companies have already closed shop", said one Chinese businessman in Shenyang who used to trade North Korean coal until it was sanctioned by the United Nations .

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  • North Korea lambasts US-South joint military drill
North Korea lambasts US-South joint military drill

North Korea on Wednesday fired a new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) which Seoul says is capable of flying 13,000 kilometers, declaring that it has completed the "state nuclear force". It has been set up under the South Korean army's Special Warfare Command. The larger size of the first and second stages allows the missile to fly a grea...

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  • United Kingdom must produce 'credible' border plan to unlock Brexit talks - Irish PM
United Kingdom must produce 'credible' border plan to unlock Brexit talks - Irish PM

Avoiding a so-called "hard border" on the island of Ireland is the last major hurdle before Brexit talks can move to negotiations on Britain's future trade relationship with the European Union and a possible two-year Brexit transition deal.

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  • Missing Florida teen has 'emotional reunion' with family
Missing Florida teen has 'emotional reunion' with family

In addition, Frasina's parents discovered sexual messages on Snapchat between her and Rodriguez after her disappearance. A Florida high school student who had been missing for almost a week was found safe Friday in NY, authorities say. But I absolutely believe that she was lied to and totally misled. Rodriguez was initially detained on a warr...

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  • Yemen's Saleh says open to talks with Saudi-led coalition
Yemen's Saleh says open to talks with Saudi-led coalition

Rajah Badie, spokesman for the internationally recognized Yemeni government in exile in Riyadh, told Saudi-owned al-Arabiya TV that his forces "call on all Yemenis to support the uprising (being led by Saleh)", and that the uprising "spells the end of Iranian meddling in the country".

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation makes arrest in disappearance of 3-year-old NC girl
Federal Bureau of Investigation makes arrest in disappearance of 3-year-old NC girl

Deputies took Earl Kimrey, 32, into custody Friday night, as the search continued for Kristy Woods' daughter. Earl Kimrey, 32, believed to be the boyfriend of the child's mother, was apprehended Friday, the Onslow County Sheriff's Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation announced early Saturday.

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  • Israel strikes Syria based on Fake story by BBC
Israel strikes Syria based on Fake story by BBC

Israeli missiles attacked a military position near Damascus overnight and Syria's air defense system thwarted them, Syrian state television said on Saturday. Furthermore, the very title of the November piece - "Iran building permanent military base in Syria - claim" - underscores the complete lack of evidence for such a claim, which the BBC notes i...

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  • 12 killed in Pakistan varsity attack
12 killed in Pakistan varsity attack

The army and local police who were summoned to the scene killed all the attackers, who arrived at the Agricultural Training Institute on Friday by rickshaw, the military's press wing said. Police officers said that five people were rushed to hospital with injuries. The compound includes a hostel facility for diploma students and there were around...

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  • Sushma Swaraj leaves for Russian Federation to attend SCO
Sushma Swaraj leaves for Russian Federation to attend SCO

The prime minister further said that harmonising laws and regulations for trade practices, movement of merchandise and custom rules will facilitate better trade among partners. At the plenary, the prime minister would outline Pakistan's commitment to SCO's objectives, including fighting terrorism/extremism and its honest interest in ensuring region...

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  • We end the week dry with cool readings Friday
We end the week dry with cool readings Friday

Sunshine returns during the day tomorrow and the lack of storms will continue right through the weekend. Rain showers will continue overnight. Highs on Wednesday are only in the 60s. Monday: Sunshine. Highs in the mid to upper 40s. Then, a cold front is likely to wobble through the area with cooler temperatures and a shower chance for Friday ...

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  • Latest Photos Of Melania Trump In The White House Spark Controversy
Latest Photos Of Melania Trump In The White House Spark Controversy

Donald Trump's least presidential moments so far. President Donald Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time today , wishing the country "a Merry Christmas, a Happy New Year" and "unbelievable holidays". More than 150 volunteers from 29 states spent 1,600 hours over the holiday weekend decking the White House halls. Trump r...

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  • Ockhi cyclone inches closer to Kerala: Death toll rises to 4
Ockhi cyclone inches closer to Kerala: Death toll rises to 4

At least five Navy ships have been deployed from Kochi, two ships on standby in Lakshadweep, and two ICG ships each deployed from Kochi and Tuticorin, for search and rescue operation. Several houses and vehicles were damaged with high velocity winds uprooting trees, electric posts and advertisement hoardings at many places. As the rain refused to...

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