Latin America24 killed, 19 injured in high speed collision at ‘dead man’s curve’ in Ecuador At least 24 people have died and another 19 were injured when a bus collided with another vehicle at high speed and overturned on a highway near Ecuador’s capital.

The crash is the second such tragedy to strike Ecuador in a matter of days (AP) Independent.ie NewsdeskTwitterEmail August 14 2018 4:54 PM 0 Comments 24 killed, 19 injured in high speed collision at ‘dead man’s curve’ in Ecuador Independent.ie At least 24 people have died and another 19 were injured when a bus collided […]

President TrumpTrump calls fired aide Omarosa a ‘dog’ after audio recording released US president Donald Trump has called his former adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman a “dog”.

Mr Trump also retaliated after Ms Manigault Newman claimed she had heard an audio tape of him using racial slurs while they worked on The Apprentice. Photo: AP Independent.ie NewsdeskTwitterEmail August 14 2018 2:01 PM 0 Comments Trump calls fired aide Omarosa a ‘dog’ after audio recording released Independent.ie US president Donald Trump has called […]

EuropeLatest ‘Apocalyptic scene’ – At least 35 people dead as bridge collapses on motorway in northern Italy At least 35 people were killed when a motorway bridge collapsed in torrential rains on Tuesday morning over buildings in the northern Italian port city of Genoa, Italy’s ANSA news agency cited fire brigade sources as saying.

The scene in Genoa where the Morandi Bridge collapsed during torrential rain A picture taken on August 14, 2018 in Genoa shows a view of the Ponte Morandi motorway bridge, after one of its section collapsed Photo: ANDREA LEONI/AFP/Getty Images Rescues work among the debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Tuesday, Aug. […]

ECB’s embarrassment over as Stokes cleared

By Ian Woods, senior correspondent For hours the jury at Bristol Crown Court watched video from various angles of the minutes leading up to the drunken row, as well as graphic footage of the brawl. They show Ben Stokes wrestling on the ground, then pursuing two men and punching them. Ryan Ali and Ryan Hale […]

Trump attacks ‘wacky’ sacked former aide Omarosa over tell-all book and audio recordings 

President Donald Trump with Omarasa Manigault Newman. Photo: Reuters Jill Colvin and Catherine Lucey August 14 2018 6:28 AM 0 Comments Trump attacks ‘wacky’ sacked former aide Omarosa over tell-all book and audio recordings Independent.ie Donald Trump has lashed out at former White House adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman, calling her “wacky” and saying she had […]

President TrumpLatest Trump calls fired aide Omarosa a ‘dog’ after audio recording released US president Donald Trump has called his former adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman a “dog”.

Mr Trump also retaliated after Ms Manigault Newman claimed she had heard an audio tape of him using racial slurs while they worked on The Apprentice. Photo: AP Independent.ie NewsdeskTwitterEmail August 14 2018 2:01 PM 0 Comments Trump calls fired aide Omarosa a ‘dog’ after audio recording released Independent.ie US president Donald Trump has called […]

BritainMan held on suspicion of terrorism over UK Parliament crash Britain’s counter-terrorism police chief said investigators believe a man deliberately drove a car into pedestrians before crashing into barriers outside parliament on Tuesday and the arrested suspect was not cooperating with detectives.

Armed police stand in the street after a car crashed outside the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London, Britain, August 14, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay Armed police stand in the street after a car crashed outside the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London, Britain, August 14, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay Armed police stand in the street after […]

EuropeLatest ‘Apocalyptic scene’ – At least 22 confirmed dead as bridge collapses on motorway in northern Italy At least 22 people were killed when a motorway bridge collapsed in torrential rains on Tuesday morning over buildings in the northern Italian port city of Genoa, and the deputy transport minister said the death toll would rise.

The scene in Genoa where the Morandi Bridge collapsed during torrential rain A picture taken on August 14, 2018 in Genoa shows a view of the Ponte Morandi motorway bridge, after one of its section collapsed Photo: ANDREA LEONI/AFP/Getty Images Rescues work among the debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Tuesday, Aug. […]

Former Celtic coach jailed for abusing teen boy The mother of a Belfast teenager sexually abused by a former Celtic FC coach has spoken of her relief after he was jailed.

Jim McCafferty Ashleigh McDonald August 14 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments Former Celtic coach jailed for abusing teen boy Independent.ie The mother of a Belfast teenager sexually abused by a former Celtic FC coach has spoken of her relief after he was jailed. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/former-celtic-coach-jailed-for-abusing-teen-boy-37213704.html https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/article37213703.ece/0a01c/AUTOCROP/h342/2018-08-14_iri_43263281_I1.JPG Email The mother of a Belfast teenager sexually abused by […]