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5 Things You Should Know This Morning
Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning. 1. Wildfires Force 32,000 to Evacuate The wildfires engulfing Colorado Springs have forced massive evacuations. More than 32,000 people have been forced to leave their homes. There is no timetable for their return. 2. Debby
Sinn Fein Says Belfast Power-Sharing Must End for Election
The Irish nationalists of Sinn Fein are insisting that Northern Ireland's power-sharing government must be torn down for snap elections
Belfast Power-Sharing Shaken as Top Sinn Fein Figure Resigns
Northern Ireland's power-sharing government has been plunged into crisis as the senior Catholic leader resigns in protest
The Global News Quiz!
QUESTIONS 1) With all the attention on Greece and Spain – what small European nation saw its credit rating downgraded to junk? 2) What’s the new assignment for Fox News Rome correspondent Greg Burke? 3) What are tourists stealing from Rome? 4) Which company has...
The Global Note: Turkey & Syria…Terror Alerts…The Queen In Northern Ireland…Olympic Inspiration
SYRIA -A WARNING FROM TURKEY…As the crisis with Syria over the downing of a Turkish warplane showed no sign of easing, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, issued a blunt warning to Damascus: Don’t push us too far. “Every military element that approaches the Turkish...
IRA Splinter Groups: More Attacks, Better Bombs
Forty significant terror attacks against national security targets, including bomb blasts and shootings. More than 130 attempted bombings and 200 other incidents involving shootings, sectarian violence and threats against the police and the military. That was Northern Ireland in 2010, not 1970.
Beyond Guinness and Shamrocks: New Irish Prime Minister Makes a Sales Call to America
ABC News’ Karen Travers reports: Amidst the shamrocks, Guinness and corned beef, and general merriment of St. Patrick’s Day at the White House and on Capitol Hill today, the visit by Ireland’s new prime minister is also a critical outreach...
Special Envoy for Middle East Peace On Lessons Learned From Previous Failed Attempts
Former Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell, D-Maine, President Obama’s US Special Envoy for Middle East Peace, briefed reporters earlier today on the kick-off of direct peace talks between the Israelis and the Palestinians, the goal of which is a two-state solution “with security and dignity for
Mrs Robinson Scandal Rocks Irish Parliament
Northern Irish First Minister DUP Leader, Peter Robinson, Resigns Amid Scandal