This month
News of this month:
Warming drives spread of toxic algae in US: researchers
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 02:19:28 +0200
Across the U.S., reservoirs that supply drinking water and lakes used for recreation are experiencing toxic algae with growing frequency.
© Sun-Times
Wrangling over street renaming puts African-American aldermen on the hot seat
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 02:01:56 +0200
No one can argue Ida B. Wells, a civil rights icon and anti-lynching crusader who raised her family in Chicago, shouldn't have a street named for her.
© Sun-Times
Fermanagh: on the brink of something very special
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 02:00:00 +0200
Every county in the province has won the Ulster Final – every county except Fermanagh
© The Irish Times
Immigrants still waiting to hear when they will be reunited
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:58:24 +0200
Hundreds of parents in the dark on when they would be reunited with their children.
© Sun-Times
Sandy Alderson: Mets will be sellers if wins don’t come soon
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:52:47 +0200
On the highway to nowhere that connects with the border of irrelevancy, the Mets are stuck in the middle lane. Even with his team much closer to last place than first in the NL East, general manager Sandy Alderson on Friday labeled the Mets as “in the...
© New York Post
CNN staffer who resigned over retracted Russia story named interim head of CBSNews.com
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:52:45 +0200
One of the three CNN staffers who resigned in June 2017 over a retracted story about alleged collusion between Russia and members of Donald Trump’s campaign staff has resurfaced at CBS News, according to an internal memo at CBS announcing six appointments....
© New York Post
Rasmus Dahlin selected No. 1 overall in 2018 NHL Draft
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:51:04 +0200
Rasmus Dahlin went to the Sabres with the No. 1 overall pick in the NHL Draft.
© Sun-Times
Ex-teacher busted for allegedly having sex with same teen Anthony Weiner sexted
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:45:57 +0200
A former teacher from North Carolina has been accused of sex offenses with a minor — the same ​girl that Anthony Weiner got ​sent to prison for sexting in 2016, a report says. Sources told WSOC-TV that the disgraced ex-congressman​ from Queens​,...
© New York Post
Iran will qualify for World Cup knockout stage: Karim Ansarifard
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:45:35 +0200
MOSCOW – Iran national football team striker Karim Ansarifard believes Team Melli will defeat Portugal and qualify for the 2018 World Cup knockout stage.
© Tehran Times
Queens subway station loses moving walkways
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:41:00 +0200
The city subway system’s only two futuristic moving walkways will soon be a thing of the past. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is ripping out the only two people-movers at the Court Sq. station in Long Island City and the pathway connecting...
© NY Daily News
N’Ássembly to Buhari: We increased projects to promote federal character
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:40:03 +0200
John Ameh, Olalekan Adetayo, Leke Baiyewu and Olaleye Aluko The National Assembly on Friday responded to the issues raised by President Muhammadu Buhari on the 2018 budget, justifying the insertion of projects and cuts in the amounts allocated to projects...
© The Punch
With 100 migrant kids already back with parents, NYers pledge to create more family reunions
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:35:00 +0200
City officials braced Friday for a new surge of migrant children coming to the city from the Mexican border — even as 100 were already reunited with their parents. Local politicians were told “there will be a growing number of unaccompanied minors...
© NY Daily News
Jogger detained for weeks after crossing US-Canada border
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:32:06 +0200
A French teen says she was on a run in Canada when she unknowingly crossed into the U.S. and then was detained by border patrol officers. Cedella Roman, 19, said she was jogging May 21 along a beach south of White Rock in British Columbia when she accidentally...
© New York Post
Musa the hero as eagles melt iceland 2-0
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:31:30 +0200
Festus Abu, Volvograd Leicester City forward Ahmed Musa was the hero on Friday at the Volgograd Arena as the Super Eagles defeated Iceland 2-0 in their second match of Group D of the 2018 World Cup. Two electrifying goals from the 25-year-old in the 49th...
© The Punch
2018 NHL Draft: Live results pick-by-pick for Round 1
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:29:31 +0200
The first round of the 2018 NHL Draft goes down Friday night in Dallas. Check in here for live updates of all 31 picks.
© Sun-Times
Mazzeo: Clint Frazier is making the most of his playing time with Yankees
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:25:00 +0200
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Clint Frazier’s future is day-to-day. Right now, he’s a Yankee. But Frazier could be sent back down to Triple-A Scranton once Ronald Torreyes is eligible to be called up to the Bombers after the team’s six-game road trip...
© NY Daily News
Yoenis Cespedes' return to Mets lineup uncertain, updates on Jay Bruce and Noah Syndergaard
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:24:00 +0200
The 16-word medical update the Mets provided on their $110 million Cuban slugger Yoenis Cespedes Friday didn't exactly illuminate or suggest encouraging news for Mets fans thinking the player nicknamed "La Potencia" will return soon and carry the club...
© NY Daily News
Joel Quenneville excited for Blackhawks to use their significant cap space
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:20:18 +0200
Blackhawks are hoping to add a top-four defenseman and a goaltender; Quenneville expects Corey Crawford to be ready for training camp.
© Sun-Times
College World Series: Oregon State's offense keeps humming in 12-2 win over Mississippi State
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:20:00 +0200
Oregon State used a five-run second inning to build a big lead, Brandon Eisert pitched a season-long 5 1/3 innings of one-hit shutout relief, and the Beavers beat Mississippi State 12-2 in the College World Series on Friday to set up a bracket final rematch....
© LA Times
Actress testifies about being groped and thrown onto subway tracks in Greenwich Village
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:20:00 +0200
An actress who was groped and thrown onto Manhattan subway tracks when she fought back, faced her alleged attacker in court Friday. Bonnie Currie detailed how she was attacked on the platform at the 14th St. and Sixth Ave. F train station around 4 a.m....
© NY Daily News
Man sentenced for kidnapping 2 brothers later slain
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:16:48 +0200
A man whose testimony helped convict relatives of murder in the fatal shooting of two teen brothers in northwestern Indiana received eight years.
© Sun-Times
Social media agog for ‘King Musa’
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:16:36 +0200
Idris Adesina The social media on Friday went wild over Super Eagles forward Ahmed Musa, who scored a brace in Nigeria’s 2-0 win over Iceland in their 2018 World Cup Group D tie at the Volgograd Arena. Musa’s goals gave Nigeria the three points which...
© The Punch
Most important news of this month:
EXCLUSIVE: City investigates correction officer for retrieving supervisor's laundry
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 10:00:00 +0200
It will all come out in the wash. The city’s Department of Investigation is examining why a correction officer at the Vernon C. Bain Center in the Bronx has waltzed into work late while carrying a supervisor’s laundry, according to sources and jail...
© NY Daily News
Family of five dies after moving into new house
Thu, 07 Jun 2018 18:14:43 +0200
A family of five died under mysterious circumstances on Wednesday night at Old Aiyepe road in Sagamu area of Ogun. The family includes father, mother, three children and a family friend. The News Agency of Nigeria learnt that the family had just moved...
© The Punch
Man, 30, shot to death in Country Club Hills
Tue, 29 May 2018 02:47:53 +0200
Darren Wimsatt was shot multiple times at 1:48 p.m. in the 18000 block of Edwards Avenue, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office. 
© Sun-Times
Lemass Tapes: JFK’s joke to the Dáil was erased from the record
Sat, 02 Jun 2018 01:03:00 +0200
The US president’s visit to Ireland was a ‘tremendous success’ – except for one part
© The Irish Times
Brothers killed in Oregon rafting accident
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 22:00:47 +0200
TROY, Ore. — Two young brothers died in a rafting accident over the weekend on the Grande Ronde River in Wallowa County. The Oregon State Police said Monday that the boys were rafting with their father when the raft hit a rock at Martins Misery Rapids...
© New York Post
How to Make Tough Decisions Easier
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 15:40:53 +0200
Ever spent an agonizing amount of time mulling something over? This should help.
© The New York Times
Dear Abby: Husband torn between me and his pregnant mistress
Wed, 30 May 2018 07:00:12 +0200
Wife is willing to work things out, but he says he's in love with both women and can't decide who to be with.
© Sun-Times
Georgia man killed in Summit crash
Tue, 29 May 2018 03:08:33 +0200
Juan Carlos, 28, was involved in a crash at 4:13 a.m. in the 5500 block of South Harlem, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office. 
© Sun-Times
Attorney Bruce Davis, founder and TV pitchman for 1-800-LAWYERS, dies at 70
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 23:05:00 +0200
Attorney Bruce Davis, who turned a toll-free phone number into a multi-million-dollar business, has died at his Manhattan home. Davis, 70, was the creator of the 1-800-LAWYERS line for potential clients seeking local legal advice — and the self-proclaimed...
© NY Daily News
Man, 39, shot to death in Cicero
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 23:01:51 +0200
Claudio Martinez, 39, was shot in the chest about 11:50 p.m. in the 1400 block of South 49th Street.
© Sun-Times
Firefighter couple in hot water for making porn videos at fire station
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:37:00 +0200
Ohio firefighters Arthur Dean and Deann Eller have been suspended for allegedly making pornographic videos of themselves at a firehouse.
© Cape Times
Mozart Festival starting in Warsaw
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 18:49:00 +0200
A Mozart Festival opens in Warsaw on Saturday, with dozens of performances including concerts and operas in store for music lovers.
© The News
Lemass Tapes: Queen Mother wanted to visit Dublin Horse Show
Sat, 02 Jun 2018 01:02:00 +0200
Royal was eager to attend but prospect of official visits exercised former taoiseach
© The Irish Times
Mighty Quinn: June 1
Fri, 01 Jun 2018 01:30:00 +0200
Forty nine years, 11 months and 16 days — that’s how long Mighty has worked at The New York Daily News, but this is the last Mighty Quinn column. Mighty remembers walking through the front door at 220 East 42nd St. on Sunday, June 16, 1968, just two...
© NY Daily News
Dear Abby: Grandma refuses to share the title with a newcomer
Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:49 +0200
After 12 years of helping raise her a child, she's not about to let the mother of her daughter's boyfriend call herself 'Grandma' too.
© Sun-Times
Woman sues School of Art Institute, ex-teacher over ‘extreme sex discrimination’
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:17:21 +0200
The lawsuit alleges now-former faculty member John Phillips engaged in sexual misconduct with her and other students.
© Sun-Times
Polish boy dies after locking himself in washing machine: report
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:48:00 +0200
A three-year-old boy has died in Poland after reportedly locking himself in a washing machine while playing hide and seek.
© The News
Woman, 23, charged with murder in Northwest Side shooting of Des Plaines man
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:06:00 +0200
Aida Busatlic, 23, is charged with first-degree murder in the Friday morning fatal shooting of 26-year-old Spiros Ibrem.
© Sun-Times
James Quinn: A Kinahan killer in profile
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 21:18:00 +0200
A thug whose criminal career has been a menace and a threat to public safety – Garda
© The Irish Times
How about a little respect for the homely Calumet River and the 10th Ward?
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 18:06:29 +0200
That muck potentially contains lead, cadmium, chromium, nickel, arsenic and other pollutants from the steel-making process. Where will it go?
© Sun-Times
Harper: Mickey Callaway seems to be in over his head as Mets continue downward spiral
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 01:10:00 +0200
If Mickey Callaway expects his players to take anything he says seriously ever again, he needs to bench Jay Bruce for lollygagging in the outfield on Wednesday, allowing Ender Inciarte to turn the most routine of singles into a hustle double. After all,...
© NY Daily News
Woman shot while breaking up fight in University Village
Sun, 10 Jun 2018 13:18:23 +0200
The other person then took out a gun and shot her in the face and stomach.
© Sun-Times
Female undergraduate, others arrested for kidnap in Ebonyi
Sat, 09 Jun 2018 08:05:15 +0200
Clement Nnachi, Abakaliki A final-year female undergraduate student of the Ebonyi State University in Abakaliki (name withheld) and four other suspects have been paraded by the Ebonyi State Police Command for their alleged involvement in the abduction...
© The Punch
Many Charleton tribunal witnesses ‘not telling the truth’
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 17:04:26 +0200
Chair of inquiry into alleged smear campaign says people’s reliance on privilege a ‘smokescreen’
© The Irish Times
Woman in crowd flashes Capitals players as they celebrate Stanley Cup victory
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 06:05:00 +0200
Let’s hear it for double-D.C. The Capitals ended their 44-year title drought on Wednesday, beating the Golden Knights in Game 5 to win the franchise’s first Stanley Cup championship. You’d think team captain Alexander Ovechkin would be the center...
© NY Daily News
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