Friday June 26, 2015
US President Barack Obama is expected to deliver the eulogy for the pastor that died in the mass shooting in South Carolina.
Friday May 22, 2015
Scientists have unveiled the most comprehensive analysis ever undertaken of the world's ocean plankton, the tiny organisms that serve as food for marine creatures such as the blue whale, and also provide half the oxygen we breathe.
Wednesday May 13, 2015
A round-up of national and international news.
Tuesday May 05, 2015
The so-called Islamic State militant group this morning claimed responsibility via its official radio station for a gun attack on an anti-Muslim event in Texas over the weekend.
Monday May 04, 2015
The two gunmen shot dead when they attempted to attack an anti-Muslim cartoon exhibition have been identified as roommates from Arizona, one of them a suspected jihadist.
Wednesday April 15, 2015
Police in Arizona have released video showing an officer intentionally running over a suspect in his car, triggering new questions about what critics call excessive use of force by officers in the US.
Wednesday March 11, 2015
Politicians in the US state of Utah have voted to bring back execution by firing squad if lethal injections are unavailable, which would make it the only state in the country to permit the practice.
Wednesday March 04, 2015
A 2.8-million-year-old jawbone fossil with five intact teeth unearthed in an Ethiopian desert is pushing back the dawn of humankind by about half a million years.
Friday February 27, 2015
Two escaped llamas led authorities in Phoenix, Arizona on a long chase as audiences nationwide were captivated by live video of their escapades filmed from television news helicopters.
Tuesday February 10, 2015
Tá sé deimhnithe ag an Uachtarán Obama go bhfuil Kayla Jean Mueller marbh. Bhí sí á coinneáil sa tSiria ag an Stát Ioslamach.