Where Did Ireland Go? Abortion Vote Stuns Those on Both Sides

In 2012, 31-year-old dentist Savita Halappanavar died from a septic miscarriage after being denied an abortion in Ireland - an tragic, cruel incident that helped spur the campaign to repeal the country's ultra-restrictive stance on abortion, codi... More..

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Ireland's Gay Prime Minister Celebrates Nation's Vote to Overturn Abortion Ban
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Ireland's Gay Prime Minister Celebrates Nation's Vote to Overturn Abortion Ban

The plan is to allow abortions during the first 12 weeks of pregnancy and in special cases after the first trimester, likely ending the trail of Irish women who go elsewhere - mostly to neighboring Britain - by...More..

Ireland votes overwhelmingly in favour of repealing anti-abortion law
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Ireland votes overwhelmingly in favour of repealing anti-abortion law

The prime minister, a medical doctor who came to power past year, spoke to RTE News in advance of the announcement of the referendum's official results, expected later Saturday. "They have said we need a mo...More..

Parents Take Son to Court After He Refuses to Leave Their Home
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Parents Take Son to Court After He Refuses to Leave Their Home

Rotondo's parents and their attorney had no comment leaving court, but Rotondo provided some insight into the dynamic under their roof. "Get one - you have to work!" No specified deadline was stated in court, b...More..

Scientists in Hawaii warn of more eruptions from Kiluaea
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Scientists in Hawaii warn of more eruptions from Kiluaea

He landed on the Big Island that evening. A U.S. Geological Survey volcanologist described the pre-dawn explosive eruption at the summit of Kilauea as "short-lived" and not having a "widespread impact". "We a...More..

Multiple injuries in New Jersey school bus, dump truck crash
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Multiple injuries in New Jersey school bus, dump truck crash

The students, fifth graders at East Brook Middle School in Paramus, New Jersey, were on their way to a field trip when the collision occurred, Murphy told a news conference from the school. "Some patients are i...More..

Suspect shot after firing handgun in Trump golf club lobby
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Suspect shot after firing handgun in Trump golf club lobby

The president's son, Eric Trump , took to Twitter to thank the police for quickly taking down the threat. The suspect was armed with a handgun and had draped an American flag over a counter in the resort lob...More..

Iran foreign minister sets off on tour to save nuclear deal
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Iran foreign minister sets off on tour to save nuclear deal

The development came as Iran's foreign minister said he was hopeful of forging a "clear future design" for the pact, while speaking in Beijing at the start of a diplomatic tour aimed at rescuing it. He was ...More..

Florida man killed and burned by exploding vape pen
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Florida man killed and burned by exploding vape pen

The Pinellas County's Medical Examiner ruled the death as accidental. The projectile was from a section of an e-cigarette. The vape pen was manufactured by Smok-E Mountain and is a "mod" type, accor...More..

Ramzan 2018: Islamic holy month - Things you need to know
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Ramzan 2018: Islamic holy month - Things you need to know

He said that there are some Islamic countries that prefer to use telescopes to sight the Moon while other countries will only call Ramadan if the new Moon is spotted with the naked eye. The vacation of Eid al-F...More..

Teacher 'Suspended For Relationship With Teen' Shot Dead Outside Mum's House
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Teacher 'Suspended For Relationship With Teen' Shot Dead Outside Mum's House

Dan Casper, a family neighbor, told CBS News: "I don't know why that happened". However, the school's CEO found that the teenager was never a registered student at the school. The incident, which took place...More..

12 killed, 50 hurt in Bengal rural polls
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

12 killed, 50 hurt in Bengal rural polls

However, ballot casting was marred by violence across Nadia, North 24 Parganas, Burdwan, Cooch Behar and South 24 Parganas districts, and East Midnapore districts. "However, the death toll and violence recorded...More..

Jailed Malaysian Opposition Leader Pardoned, Could Become PM
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Jailed Malaysian Opposition Leader Pardoned, Could Become PM

He was later arrested and jailed on charges of sodomy and corruption. As he left the hospital, Anwar waved at the large crowd of journalists and supporters gathered outside the facility but did not say anythi...More..

It's primary election day in Nebraska
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

It's primary election day in Nebraska

Ted Cruz of Texas still competing on the Republican ballot; former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Sen. Sara Gelser and incumbent District 15 Rep. The Republican got a late boost from Trump, who called...More..

United States China-ZTE story
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

United States China-ZTE story

Taken aback by the rapid retaliation, Trump then threatened further tariffs on another US$100 billion worth of shipments from China. The company was caught illegally shipping telecommunications gear to Iran a...More..

Kim Jong Un understands phased denuclearization 'failed repeatedly' - Pompeo
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Kim Jong Un understands phased denuclearization 'failed repeatedly' - Pompeo

Commercial satellite imagery shows North Korea has begun dismantling its nuclear test site, according to an analysis from a prominent worldwide monitor. The Foreign Ministry explained that journalists from Ru...More..

The 38th Annual Police Memorial Event
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

The 38th Annual Police Memorial Event

He told the crowd about a speech he gave at a Montgomery Police Department graduation past year. The fearless men and women of our Nation's law enforcement work long hours, often in unsafe situations, to protec...More..

Children found at home in California were 'tortured for sadistic purposes'
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Children found at home in California were 'tortured for sadistic purposes'

A man pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of child abuse and torture after he was arrested Friday following an investigation that began in late March, Solano County prosecutors and Fairfield police said. She d...More..

Thunderstorms in today's forecast
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Thunderstorms in today's forecast

There is a slight chance of showers and storms for the KVOE listening area by late afternoon with a better chance around sunset. Gusts of up to 75 miles per hour are possible. "Things will be active, but nothin...More..

Fox to add Tim Allen's 'Last Man Standing' to fall lineup
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Fox to add Tim Allen's 'Last Man Standing' to fall lineup

The six-season long Last Man Standing , on the other hand, routinely delivered around 8 million viewers on a weekly basis. And then later on in the conversation: Why'd you rescue Last Man Standing? Walden ...More..