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Woman killed and 22 injured as car hits Times Square crowd

A woman is dead and 22 other people injured after a car sped on to a pavement in New York City’s Times Square, the fire department says. The 26-year-old driver, a US Navy veteran and US citizen, is in custody.

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Fox News founder, Roger Ailes dies at 77

The ex-chairman and founder of Fox News Roger Ailes has died aged 77, his family says. A statement from his wife Elizabeth said she was “profoundly sad and heartbroken”, calling him a “patriot”. Mr Ailes ran Fox News for two

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Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny to step down

Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny is to step down as leader of Fine Gael from midnight, he has announced. He will continue as taoiseach (prime minister) until the Dail (parliament) chooses a successor. Mr Kenny, who was elected taoiseach in

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Americans’ debt back at record high after nearly a decade

Americans’ debt level reached a record high this year, surpassing the peak touched just as the worst of the recession was taking hold in 2008, and marking a milestone for households that now lean less on mortgages and more on

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Lawmakers call for production of bigger condoms for huge manhood

Uganda lawmakers have demanded that condom producing companies in the country make bigger sizes. The lawmakers claimed that men in the country have big sexual organs and cannot use what is available in the market.  They said the call was

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Macron names cabinet, supporters in key ministries

Newly inaugurated President Emmanuel Macron of France on Wednesday constituted his government, with close supporters taking key ministries while a centre-right politician appointed as economy minister. Jean-Yves Le Drian, who served as defence minister under Macron’s predecessor, Francois Hollande, was

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Trump did not pass secrets to Russia – Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday said he can prove  that U.S. President Donald Trump did not pass any secrets onto Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov during a meeting in Washington on May 9. Speaking at a news conference

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Three rail companies to stage strikes on 30th May

Employees at three rail companies are to stage strikes, the Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union has said. RMT members at Southern Railway, Merseyrail and Northern (Arriva Rail North) will walk out on 30 May. The 24-hour strike is the

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Philippine Extrajudicial Killings: Duterte faces ICC

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte acknowledges that allegations he induced extrajudicial killings in his war on drugs could be raised to the International Criminal Court (ICC) after an impeachment case failed in the House of Representatives. “Yeah, he can go ahead.

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Donald Trump ‘revealed highly classified information’ to Russian officials in Oval Office

Donald Trump reportedly revealed highly classified information about Isis to the Russian foreign minister and ambassador in a White House meeting last week. The information revealed by the President while in the Oval Office, was said to have been provided

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