One dead, three injured after Austin gun attack
One woman was killed and three people were hospitalised with bullet wounds in overnight shooting incidents in the Texas capital of Austin, emergency officials said on social media early today.
Militants attack second energy facility in Iraq
Militants stormed two energy facilities in northern Iraq today, shooting at least four workers and detonating explosives that sent flames into the sky, security sources said.
Turkey expels nearly 1,400 personnel from army
The Turkish government dismissed nearly 1,400 military personnel for suspected links to a cleric it blames for an attempted coup, state media said on Sunday, hours after President Tayyip Erdogan announced sweeping changes to the armed forces.
Appeal for safety as pilgrims climb Croagh Patrick
Up to 30,000 people are expected to take part in the annual Croagh Patrick Pilgrimage in Co Mayo today, continuing a tradition said to go back more than 1,500 years.