Friday May 29, 2015
A round-up of national and international news stories
Thursday May 21, 2015
Rising seas and thawing permafrost caused by warmer global temperatures threaten US military bases and will change the way the US armed services defend the country, President Barack Obama said last night.
Tuesday April 14, 2015
A Los Angeles-bound Alaska Airlines flight made an emergency landing at a Seattle-area airport yesterday afternoon, after it took off with a worker trapped in a cargo area under the cabin.
Monday January 26, 2015
A round up of stories from Ireland and around the world.
Friday January 16, 2015
Last year was Earth's warmest on record, according to separate reports by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Thursday November 20, 2014
An ash cloud crisis even worse than the Icelandic eruption, which grounded thousands of flights four years ago, could be imminent, scientists have claimed.
Tuesday November 04, 2014
Opinion polls in the United States show the Republican party is on course to take control of both Houses of Congress, although races in several states are deemed too close to call.
Sunday October 26, 2014
A Canadian man who sailed single-handedly from Canada to Ireland through the Arctic's Northwest Passage has arrived safely on Inis Mór in the Aran Islands.
Monday July 08, 2013
A small passenger plane has crashed in Alaska, killing all ten people on board.
Wednesday June 19, 2013
The US state of Alaska is enjoying a rare heat wave, with temperatures topping 27C in Anchorage.