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# usa - Wednesday 28 September, 2022

North Korea fires tests ballistic missiles on eve of Kamala Harris trip
# Pyongyang
# Pyongyang

North Korea fires tests ballistic missiles on eve of Kamala Harris trip

Wed 9:49 PM 11,484 Views 2 Comments

South Korea’s military said it had ‘detected two short-range ballistic missiles fired from the Sunan area in Pyongyang’.

# usa - Wednesday 21 September, 2022

Migrants sue Florida governor over being flown to Martha’s Vineyard
# Ron DeSantis
# Ron DeSantis

Migrants sue Florida governor over being flown to Martha’s Vineyard

Sep 21st 2022, 7:11 AM 25,779 Views 19 Comments

The lawsuit alleges the migrants were told they were going to Boston or Washington.

# usa - Monday 19 September, 2022

Ireland rally from Bangladesh defeat to claim T20 World Cup qualifying victory over USA
# Cricket
From The42
# Cricket

Ireland rally from Bangladesh defeat to claim T20 World Cup qualifying victory over USA

Sep 19th 2022, 10:07 PM 2,136 Views 0 Comments

Ireland stormed to a nine-wicket victory in Abu Dhabi.

# usa - Thursday 8 September, 2022

Four killed in Tennessee shooting rampage, suspect arrested
# Gun Violence
# Gun Violence

Four killed in Tennessee shooting rampage, suspect arrested

Sep 8th 2022, 2:23 PM 17,102 Views 0 Comments

The suspect livestreamed parts of his shooting spree, the Memphis police chief said.

# usa - Wednesday 7 September, 2022

Spieth and Morikawa among USA Presidents Cup captain's picks
# Colin Morikawa
From The42
# Colin Morikawa

Spieth and Morikawa among USA Presidents Cup captain's picks

Sep 7th 2022, 2:39 PM 2,870 Views 1 Comment

The matches take place on 22-25 September 22-25 at Quail Hollow.

'They have got to want it' - URC chief on Munster v Leinster derby in the USA
# Interpro
From The42
# Interpro

'They have got to want it' - URC chief on Munster v Leinster derby in the USA

Sep 7th 2022, 6:00 AM 12,388 Views 7 Comments

Martin Anayi confirmed that this season’s URC final will be hosted by the top-ranked side again.

# usa - Saturday 3 September, 2022

McDonald to tell political leaders in California that Ireland's next chapter is reunification
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

McDonald to tell political leaders in California that Ireland's next chapter is reunification

Sep 3rd 2022, 8:30 AM 27,864 Views 94 Comments

McDonald will give a keynote address called: ‘A Decade of Opportunity: Building a New and United Ireland.’

# usa - Thursday 1 September, 2022

Trump and US government lock horns in court over seized documents
# FBI
# FBI

Trump and US government lock horns in court over seized documents

Sep 1st 2022, 10:02 PM 23,797 Views 20 Comments

A claim of obstructing the FBI search heaps further legal pressure on the former president, who denies all wrongdoing.

# usa - Saturday 20 August, 2022

Pence: I did not take classified material with me when I left office
# USA
# USA

Pence: I did not take classified material with me when I left office

Aug 20th 2022, 8:29 AM 32,750 Views 18 Comments

It comes after FBI agents seized top secret information from former president Donald Trump’s Florida estate.

Kobe Bryant's widow Vanessa says she fears fatal crash photos will spread
# Kobe Bryant
# Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant's widow Vanessa says she fears fatal crash photos will spread

Aug 20th 2022, 7:40 AM 25,858 Views 0 Comments

Vanessa Bryant alleges she suffered emotional distress because personnel at the site shared photos they took of the scene.

Author: 'I knew those neo-Nazi classmates were living in a sort of oblivion of meaninglessness'
# Smalltown America
# Smalltown America

Author: 'I knew those neo-Nazi classmates were living in a sort of oblivion of meaninglessness'

Aug 20th 2022, 7:00 AM 20,733 Views 8 Comments

Conner Habib has now made Ireland his home. But here, he recalls his youth in Pennsylvania, and how it fed into the writing of his debut novel.

# usa - Tuesday 16 August, 2022

Donald Trump scraps visit to west Clare
# Doonbeg
# Doonbeg

Donald Trump scraps visit to west Clare

Aug 16th 2022, 3:48 PM 84,742 Views 50 Comments

Donald Trump was due in Ireland on 27 August next.

# usa - Sunday 14 August, 2022

US congressional delegation arrives in Taiwan on heels of Pelosi visit
# Taiwan
# Taiwan

US congressional delegation arrives in Taiwan on heels of Pelosi visit

Aug 14th 2022, 6:29 PM 15,574 Views 23 Comments

The five-member delegation is led by Senator Ed Markey of Massachusetts.

# usa - Friday 12 August, 2022

Large wildfire burning amid drought on Hawaii’s Big Island
# Hawaii
# Hawaii

Large wildfire burning amid drought on Hawaii’s Big Island

Aug 12th 2022, 9:13 AM 7,066 Views 0 Comments

High winds and extremely dry conditions are making it difficult for crews to contain the blaze.

US attorney general requests that warrant for raid on Trump's home be made public
# Trump
# Trump

US attorney general requests that warrant for raid on Trump's home be made public

Aug 12th 2022, 6:42 AM 17,054 Views 20 Comments

Merrick Garland did not reveal the reason for the unprecedented search of Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate.

# usa - Wednesday 10 August, 2022

Donald Trump declines to answer questions in New York fraud probe
# Manhattan
# Manhattan

Donald Trump declines to answer questions in New York fraud probe

Aug 10th 2022, 9:06 PM 69,079 Views 85 Comments

The hearing comes days after FBI agents raided the former US president’s home in Florida as part of an unrelated investigation.

Some Irish soldiers 'refused entry to US after peacekeeping duties'
# The Morning Lead
# The Morning Lead

Some Irish soldiers 'refused entry to US after peacekeeping duties'

Aug 10th 2022, 12:05 AM 71,611 Views 21 Comments

The issue has been raised with the US authorities by the Department of Foreign Affairs.

# usa - Tuesday 9 August, 2022

Trump says his Florida home has been 'raided' by the FBI
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

Trump says his Florida home has been 'raided' by the FBI

Updated Aug 9th 2022, 9:09 AM 53,490 Views 104 Comments

The FBI declined to comment on whether the search was happening or what it might be for.

# usa - Thursday 4 August, 2022

US declares public health emergency over monkeypox outbreak
# Emergency
# Emergency

US declares public health emergency over monkeypox outbreak

Updated Aug 4th 2022, 10:15 PM 17,479 Views 19 Comments

The White House said it has made more than 1.1 million doses of vaccine available.

Four US police officers charged over death of Breonna Taylor
# Breonna Taylor
# Breonna Taylor

Four US police officers charged over death of Breonna Taylor

Aug 4th 2022, 5:50 PM 18,725 Views 0 Comments

Ms Taylor was killed during a botched raid on her home two years ago.

# usa - Wednesday 27 July, 2022

Joe Biden comes out of isolation after two negative Covid-19 tests
# Joe Biden
# Joe Biden

Joe Biden comes out of isolation after two negative Covid-19 tests

Jul 27th 2022, 5:29 PM 8,893 Views 9 Comments

The US president is fever-free, according to his physician.

# usa - Tuesday 26 July, 2022

US politician attends son’s same-sex wedding days after voting no to gay marriage
# Congress
# Congress

US politician attends son’s same-sex wedding days after voting no to gay marriage

Jul 26th 2022, 10:05 PM 55,103 Views 81 Comments

In 2015 the U.S. Supreme Court struck down all state bans on same-sex marriage and legalized it in all fifty states

Biden says he is ‘feeling better every day’ after contracting Covid
# Joevid
# Joevid

Biden says he is ‘feeling better every day’ after contracting Covid

Jul 26th 2022, 9:58 AM 8,088 Views 22 Comments

The 79-year-old president said his voice is still raspy and he still has nasal congestion, but he is ‘on my way to fully recovered, God willing’.

# usa - Thursday 21 July, 2022

Joe Biden tests positive for Covid-19
# Joe Biden
# Joe Biden

Joe Biden tests positive for Covid-19

Jul 21st 2022, 3:32 PM 32,558 Views 31 Comments

The US president is experiencing ‘very mild symptoms’, the White House said today.

# usa - Monday 18 July, 2022

Three murdered in Indiana shooting before civilian killed gunman
# Mall Shooting
# Mall Shooting

Three murdered in Indiana shooting before civilian killed gunman

Jul 18th 2022, 6:57 AM 21,607 Views 26 Comments

‘We are sickened by yet another type of incident like this in our country,’ assistant chief of police Chris Bailey said.

# usa - Friday 15 July, 2022

Biden likens Palestinians to Irish Catholics on trip to Middle East
# Joe Biden
# Joe Biden

Biden likens Palestinians to Irish Catholics on trip to Middle East

Jul 15th 2022, 3:02 PM 26,208 Views 44 Comments

He was speaking at East Jerusalem Hospital.

# usa - Tuesday 12 July, 2022

Donald Trump ‘attempted to contact US Capitol riots witness’
# Jan 6th Hearings
# Jan 6th Hearings

Donald Trump ‘attempted to contact US Capitol riots witness’

Jul 12th 2022, 9:43 PM 30,564 Views 37 Comments

Liz Cheney, the vice chair of the committee investigating the January 6th riots, said that the Justice Department has been notified.

# usa - Tuesday 5 July, 2022

US and China discuss 'severe' economic challenges surrounding supply chains
# Supply Chains
# Supply Chains

US and China discuss 'severe' economic challenges surrounding supply chains

Jul 5th 2022, 7:42 AM 9,731 Views 1 Comment

The world’s two biggest economies are also grappling with Covid-affected supply chains.

# usa - Sunday 3 July, 2022

Israel to examine bullet that killed journalist Shireen Abu Akleh with US experts
# Shireen Abu Akleh
# Shireen Abu Akleh

Israel to examine bullet that killed journalist Shireen Abu Akleh with US experts

Jul 3rd 2022, 6:00 PM 11,217 Views 17 Comments

The Palestinian-American journalist was killed while covering a raid by the Israel Defense Forces.

# usa - Saturday 2 July, 2022

What we've learned from the January 6th hearings – and what happens now
# Capitol Chaos
# Capitol Chaos

What we've learned from the January 6th hearings – and what happens now

Jul 2nd 2022, 8:10 AM 17,243 Views 48 Comments

A House select committee is delivering the findings of a year-long investigation over a number of hearings.

The Explainer: What Roe v Wade being overturned could mean for other US laws
# The Explainer
# The Explainer

The Explainer: What Roe v Wade being overturned could mean for other US laws

Jul 2nd 2022, 6:30 AM 9,059 Views 19 Comments

The landmark decision means Americans no longer have a constitutional right to abortion.

# usa - Friday 1 July, 2022

Trial of US basketball star Brittney Griner opens in Russia
# Brittney Griner
# Brittney Griner

Trial of US basketball star Brittney Griner opens in Russia

Updated Jul 1st 2022, 5:10 PM 22,481 Views 0 Comments

The two-time Olympic gold medallist is facing up to 10 years in prison for large-scale transportation of drugs.

# usa - Friday 24 June, 2022

'Kids in schools will be safer': US senate advances new gun control bill
# New Laws
# New Laws

'Kids in schools will be safer': US senate advances new gun control bill

Jun 24th 2022, 7:25 AM 8,837 Views 9 Comments

The Safer Communities Act is due to be rubber stamped today.

# usa - Friday 17 June, 2022

Two people shot dead at Alabama church
# Shooting
# Shooting

Two people shot dead at Alabama church

Jun 17th 2022, 8:17 AM 15,238 Views 35 Comments

The shooting took place as the church was holding a potluck dinner.

# usa - Sunday 12 June, 2022

US senators announce limited deal on gun violence measures
# Gun Control
# Gun Control

US senators announce limited deal on gun violence measures

Updated Jun 12th 2022, 5:34 PM 16,276 Views 21 Comments

Recent mass shootings have renewed calls for stricter gun control.

USA hold dominant lead to close in on third Curtis Cup in-a-row
# Almost There
From The42
# Almost There

USA hold dominant lead to close in on third Curtis Cup in-a-row

Jun 12th 2022, 10:13 AM 3,405 Views 0 Comments

The event will be decided after eight single matches on Sunday.

# usa - Tuesday 7 June, 2022

Two-year-old boy accidentally shoots and kills father in Florida
# Loaded Gun
# Loaded Gun

Two-year-old boy accidentally shoots and kills father in Florida

Jun 7th 2022, 9:52 AM 47,553 Views 56 Comments

Such tragedies are not uncommon in the United States.

# usa - Sunday 5 June, 2022

Chaotic shooting incident in Tennessee leaves three dead
# USA
# USA

Chaotic shooting incident in Tennessee leaves three dead

Jun 5th 2022, 7:00 PM 51,979 Views 29 Comments

The wounded included at least one juvenile, police said.

Three killed, 11 wounded in Philadelphia shooting, say police
# Shooting
# Shooting

Three killed, 11 wounded in Philadelphia shooting, say police

Jun 5th 2022, 2:00 PM 47,054 Views 36 Comments

Multiple shooters opened fire on a popular street in the city.

# usa - Thursday 2 June, 2022

Police chief not told of children's calls during Uvalde shooting: state senator
# Uvalde Shooting
# Uvalde Shooting

Police chief not told of children's calls during Uvalde shooting: state senator

Jun 2nd 2022, 9:46 PM 16,966 Views 8 Comments

The 911 calls ‘were not being communicated to the so-called incident commander’, Senator Roland Gutierrez told a news conference

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