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Tourist is killed when her caravan is blown off a CLIFF by Storm Ali in Ireland

Wednesday  14:00,   19 september 2018

A woman in her 50s has died after her caravan was blown off a cliff with her inside in west Ireland. Police and emergency services were on the scene in Claddaghduff, County Galwayand at 7.45am this morning but were unable to save the woman, who is...[...]

Unraveling the Mystery of a 12-Day Killing Spree at the Border

Wednesday  12:52,   19 september 2018

The arrest of a Border Patrol agent in the killing of four people in Laredo, Tex., has left investigators struggling for answers.Her life had spiraled in recent years, as her heroin addiction consumed her. She lost custody of her five children. Not...[...]

A man threatened to shoot Trump. Three months and six states later, feds can’t find him.

Wednesday  12:51,   19 september 2018

Shawn Richard Christy is a "survivalist" who has fled across six states and Canada, and who has also threatened Sarah Palin, U.S. marshals say.Authorities say Shawn Richard Christy, 27, has made threats against numerous officials, including Trump,...[...]

EXCLUSIVE: Trump says exposing ‘corrupt’ FBI probe could be ‘crowning achievement’ of presidency

Wednesday  12:51,   19 september 2018

EXCLUSIVE: Trump says exposing ‘corrupt’ FBI probe could be ‘crowning achievement’ of presidency“What we’ve done is a great service to the country, really,” Trump said in a 45-minute, wide-ranging interview in the Oval...[...]

The Twists & Turns After 19-Year-Old Was Burned to Death: What to Know About Murder of Jessica Chambers

Wednesday  12:51,   19 september 2018

What to Know About Jessica Chambers' Burning Death“We don’t have a lot of haves and have-nots here,” Rupert Howell, then the managing editor of rural Panola County’s family-owned newspaper, The Panolian, told PEOPLE in 2016. “Everyone’s in the...[...]

Caravan 'with woman (50s) inside' blown off cliff in Co Galway

Wednesday  12:06,   19 september 2018

Caravan 'with woman (50s) inside' blown off cliff in Co GalwayGardaí told Independent.ie emergency services are currently at the scene and are trying to access the woman. The incident happened at...[...]

Farewell to 'Lord of the Clipboard': It'll be Alright on the Night host Denis Norden famed for exposing stars' TV bloopers for nearly 30 years dies aged 96

Wednesday  10:50,   19 september 2018

TV presenter and comedy writer Denis Norden (pictured with his wife Avril, left) has died aged 96, his family said.The It'll Be Alright On The Night host died early this morning after spending 'many weeks' at the Royal Free Hospital in north...[...]

What the papers say – September 19

Wednesday  10:05,   19 september 2018

Social housing, Brexit and air pollution.There has been wide criticism from the business community of a Government-commissioned report on migration after Brexit, The Guardian...[...]

Manhunt Intensifies for Fugitive Who Authorities Say Threatened President Trump

Wednesday  09:55,   19 september 2018

Shawn Richard Christy, 26, has kept under the radar by stealing supplies and living in wooded areas, an official said.The search became increasingly intense and focused on Sunday, after the authorities found a truck that they believe the fugitive,...[...]

Top Academy Chain Accused Of ‘Cheating’ During Ofsted Inspection

Wednesday  09:55,   19 september 2018

A flagship academy trust has been accused of placing extra, more experienced teachers into one of its schools during an Ofsted inspection to “deliberately and premeditatedly cheat” the system. Ten extra staff were reportedly deployed to the...[...]

Homeless man charged with murder of European golfer, Celia Barquin Arozamena

Wednesday  09:26,   19 september 2018

A man has been charged with the premeditated murder of Spanish golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena. Investigators have said the 22-year-old was assaulted and killed on a golf course in the US state of Iowa after her body was found on...[...]

Meghan Markle Will Make Her First Solo Royal Appearance at an Art Opening

Wednesday  09:26,   19 september 2018

It’s time for avocado enthusiast Meghan Markle to complete yet another royal first. It was only Monday that Kensington Palace announced Markle’s first official independent charitable endeavor as a member of the royal family (supporting a charity...[...]

Dozens of firefighters tackle blaze at empty Birmingham cinema

Wednesday  09:26,   19 september 2018

Fire broke through the roof of the Royalty Cinema in Harborne.West Midlands Fire and Rescue service (WMFRS) said about 50 firefighters had been tackling the “severe” blaze that engulfed the Royalty Cinema in Harborne in the early hours of...[...]

Merkel removes spy chief to quell racism row

Wednesday  08:50,   19 september 2018

Germany's leader Angela Merkel has removed her spy chief to end a row over immigration which threatened to destroy her fragile coalition. Hans-Georg Maassen was transferred from his role as head of the domestic intelligence agency (BfV) after...[...]

A year after deadly Mexico quake, some still wait to return home

Wednesday  07:25,   19 september 2018

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