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Global Media Ulster Bank to close two branches in Limerick
Author: 0 Ulster Bank to close two branches in Limerick

There will also be closures of branches in Edgeworthstown , Longford; Ballyhaunis , Mayo; Carrickmacross , Monaghan; Edenderry , Offaly; and Ballymote , Sligo. My understanding is that the Carrigaline branch is due to close in September 2017. "The bank claims that the growth in internet banking has meant that the footfall in these particular branches has declined significantly".

Author: 0 U.S. police ramp up security at British sites across NY

The attacker was shot dead by Scotland Yard officers. In December, a 24-year-old Tunisian drove a stolen truck into a Christmas market in Berlin, killing 12 people. "We immediately moved and redeployed some of our Critical Response Command personnel to United Kingdom locations, as well as other city agencies around the city", NYPD Counterterrorism Chief Jim Waters Following the attack in Westminster, President Trump reached out to British Prime Minister Theresa May, offering any assistance ...

Author: 0 London attack death toll increases to four

Speaking to MailOnline, the freelance photographer originally from Barnsley, South Yorkshire, said: 'I was underneath the bridge taking pictures of Parliament when I saw something being rescued from the river. "We had a chat, he was very being very professional but very nice to people". Thinking of his family, friends and colleagues'. 'To those individuals who have interpreted and commented on what my thoughts were in that horrific and distressful moment, I would like to say not only have I ...

Global Media WWE star to run for mayor office
Author: 0 WWE star to run for mayor office

Though it's not an official declaration to run - the nominating petition deadline is February - naming a treasurer is an important step toward running for office. Jacobs lives with his wife in the area and they run an insurance company together - when he's not in the ring. The mayoral election for Knox County won't take place until May 1, 2018.

Global Media US House intelligence panel chair cancels public session on Russian Federation
Author: 0 US House intelligence panel chair cancels public session on Russian Federation

Nunes's antics serve to underline the urgency of a serious, nonpartisan and uncompromising investigation into Russian interference in the election and any contacts between Moscow's agents and the Trump campaign". Trump said on March 22 that he felt "somewhat" vindicated by the statements from Nunes. Schiff said Nunes' actions compromised the panel's ability to conduct an impartial investigation and repeated calls for an independent probe.

Author: 0 Trafalgar Square vigil for victims of Westminster attack

As many as four people died after a terrorist attacked Westminster, stabbing a police officer to death as he tried to storm the Parliament, and killing three members of the public as he careered through the heart of the capital in a 4x4 vehicle.

Author: 0 Bob Casey to announce how he'll vote on SCOTUS nominee

Senate, was never likely to vote for Gorsuch. C-SPANNeil Gorsuch has survived his confirmation hearings before the Senate Judiciary Committee and now, barring some unforeseen (and unlikely) disaster, he is well on his way to being confirmed as the next associate justice of the United States Supreme Court.

Global Media Shelby GT350 Mustang Owners Sue Ford Over Track-Day Overheating
Author: 0 Shelby GT350 Mustang Owners Sue Ford Over Track-Day Overheating

Lawyers claim "limp mode" is unsafe on the track and the cars don't live up to advertising promises. The ability to purchase a track-capable vehicle that could also operate on the street is a key factor in what led purchasers to buy the Shelby GT350 Mustang, according to the suit, but Shelby GT350 Mustangs with the Base Model or Technology Package model can overheat due to defective transmissions and rear differentials that cannot keep cool enough to function at high speeds without external ...

Global Media Azkals vs Malaysia friendly ends in draw
Author: 0 Azkals vs Malaysia friendly ends in draw

PHILIPPINE men's football team head coach Thomas Dooley remained optimistic and happy with how his players performed Wednesday night against Malaysia at the Rizal Memorial Stadium in Manila. Malaysia's Mohd Amri Yahyah saw his effort go wide in the 39th minute, a left-footed shot that missed the target. "We wanted to win but you know the Philippines have improved tremendously in the past few years, based on their ranking they are much better than us and to get a point away from home for ...

Author: 0 Syrian troops launch attack on Islamic State's Aleppo stronghold

While the SDF is fighting to encircle Raqqa with support from the coalition, the militant group is also losing territory it once held to the Russian-backed Syrian Army, Turkish-backed Syrian rebels, and US -backed Iraqi forces in northern Iraq.

Global Media Kerala: 12-year-old boy becomes 'Youngest Father'
Author: 0 Kerala: 12-year-old boy becomes 'Youngest Father'

After a DNA test was conducted to verify the claim of the girl, it was confirmed that the 12-year-old is the biological father of the child. The case now involves essentially the interests of three children, the young father, the mother and their daughter.

Global Media Aseemanand granted bail in Mecca Masjid blast case
Author: 0 Aseemanand granted bail in Mecca Masjid blast case

Seeking bail, the defence pointed out that Aseemanandhad been acquitted in the Ajmer case while an Ambala court had granted him bail in the 2007 Samjhauta Express blast case. Swami Aseemananda alias Nabakumar Sarkar alias Ramdas of Gujarat was named as accused no 6 and Bharat Mohanlal Rateswar alias Bharath Bhai was named as accused no 7, by the National Investigation Agency in connection with the blast at the mosque on May 18, that claimed the lives of nine persons.

Author: 0 Royal troll: Middle Eastern airline Royal Jordanian pokes fun at laptop ban

Read a book", begins the list that ends with "12". The commercial was originally filmed in 2016 to show off the airline's new in-flight system, but rearranged to cater to the new electronics ban. In its statement, Royal Jordanian said the electronics ban would affect its flights to New York, Chicago, Detroit and Montreal. The policy restricts passengers from bringing electronic devices larger than a cell phone on board an aircraft flying to the US from 10 airports located in eight ...

Author: 0 Two More 'Significant Arrests' in Westminster Terror Investigation

Prime Minister Theresa May said Thursday that Masood was "investigated in relation to concerns about violent extremism" some years ago. The Birmingham Central Mosque reported an increase in hate messages after the attack by Masood, who reportedly had links with Birmingham.

Author: 0 Utah man killed, wife seriously injured in London terror attack

Mrs May said there was no intelligence about his intent nor about his terror plot. The assailant sped across Westminster Bridge in a auto, plowing into pedestrians, then ran through the gates of the nearby parliament building and fatally stabbed a policeman before being shot dead.

Global Media Student saves choking friend in cafeteria
Author: 0 Student saves choking friend in cafeteria

But surveillance video showed just how quickly that could change. "It was scary, definitely", Olson said. The police department said that Brown learned how to perform the Heimlich maneuver as part of his training as a police explorer.

Author: 0 Australian meat industry wins better access to lucrative Chinese market

This will provide a continuous driving force for and raise expectations for the stability of the global economy, the premier said while meeting with his Australian counterpart, Malcolm Turnbull, in Parliament House in Canberra. "Total beef exports, overall, are worth around $1b dollars a year". "I believe it is time for China and Australia to enter into an era of free trade across the board, which means that we need to have free trade between our two countries in wider areas", Li told ...

Author: 0 Next steps on health care

The vote is being seen as an important test of whether Donald Trump's much-vaunted "art of the deal" philosophy can be carried over from the business world to the political one. Mark Meadows , an affable Republican from North Carolina. The Freedom Caucus is being treated seriously. The conservative Koch network is promising to spend millions of dollars to defeat the health care overhaul backed by President Donald Trump and top House Republicans.

Global Media Fasel: NHL can't skip Korea and 'just go to China'
Author: 0 Fasel: NHL can't skip Korea and 'just go to China'

A stance held by the US-based National Ice Hockey League (NHL) regarding the permission of its players to take part in the upcoming 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korea is 'a bit tricky, ' Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko said on Thursday.

Global Media Krauthammer: 'Pretty Big Violation' If Trump Team Was 'Improperly' Surveilled
Author: 0 Krauthammer: 'Pretty Big Violation' If Trump Team Was 'Improperly' Surveilled

Speaking to reporters outside the White House, Mr Nunes said: "What I've read bothers me, and I think it should bother the president himself and his team". It has so far revealed that members of the Trump campaign are being investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation for their ties to Russian government officials and intelligence officers.

Author: 0 Inside Birmingham terror flat where 'London terrorist atrocity was planned'

Three people were killed when the knife-wielding attacker ploughed a vehicle through pedestrians on Westminster Bridge, before storming the Parliamentary estate. Commentators pointed out the terror group has a record of opportunistically claiming attacks and said it was significant the statement did not appear to claim it had directed the strike.

Global Media Officer Drives Over Woman as She Allegedly Shoots at Police
Author: 0 Officer Drives Over Woman as She Allegedly Shoots at Police

Some of the officers exit their patrol cars and fire at her, while one officer drives up close to her. It sees Dickson, who has already jumped out of her vehicle, running and aiming her firearm at pursuing officers. Grafton, a Tulsa police officer for six years, was put on paid leave during the investigation. Police said no one was struck by any bullets and Dickson died when she hit her head on the ground.

Author: 0 Tillerson calls for allies' aid once Islamic State leaves Syria, Iraq

Obama said Trump's campaign assertions were refuted by the gains USA and allied forces were making against Islamic State. "I recognize there are many pressing challenges in the Middle East, but defeating ISIS is the United States's number one goal in the region", Tillerson said in prepared remarks for the opening of the coalition's two-day meeting in Washington.

Author: 0 PM Modi meets Gujarat, Rajasthan MPs, asks to focus on development

The message to the party MPs from Uttar Pradesh was delivered personally by the top leadership during a breakfast meeting called by the PM at his residence on Thursday. The BJP won 312 seats in the just concluded elections to the 403-member Uttar Pradesh assembly. Emphasising on the fact that the BJP has gained power the state after 15 years and that it should now focus on transforming it into a fully developed state, Modi said, "We need to transform Uttar Pradesh from a Bimaru state to a ...

Global Media Government says Trump hotel lease is OK, despite ethics concerns
Author: 0 Government says Trump hotel lease is OK, despite ethics concerns

The 2013 lease for the Trump International Hotel expressly forbids any federal official from participating or benefiting from the project, a $200 million renovation of historic Old Post Office building a few blocks from the White House. Trump International Hotel employees cheer during the Inaugural Parade on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. If his boss serves at the pleasure of the president and he hands down a ruling the president doesn't like, how long until he's updating his résumé? The ...

Global Media Coach killed, 18 students injured in bus crash near Mount Pleasant
Author: 0 Coach killed, 18 students injured in bus crash near Mount Pleasant

The Mount Pleasant High School bus was carrying the boys' track team home from a meet. The driver of the bus, a coach, swerved to avoid the tractor-trailer, but still got hit on the side - causing the bus to roll over. Three coaches and 18 of the 32 students on the bus were injured in the crash. There were more than 30 students on the bus when the crash happened. He is in critical condition.

Global Media Woman rescued from London river after bridge attack
Author: 0 Woman rescued from London river after bridge attack

The bridge spans the River Thames just in. "Once alerted by people on the bridge, the ship's captain reacted fast on spotting her, he halted the boat in order to hold her out of the water and stop her from being carried any further by the current".

Author: 0 Gorsuch Recommits to Considering Cameras in Court

Since the GOP and President Trump will nearly certainly nuke the filibuster if they can't get the 60 votes needed to confirm Gorsuch, the thinking of some Democrat senators is to run away and fight another day. Sen. Bob Casey will not be voting for Judge Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court , he announced today. Then again, Supreme Court nominations do get more scrutiny, and the current political climate is arguably more toxic than it was over a decade ago.

Global Media Israeli police officer caught on video beating Palestinian
Author: 0 Israeli police officer caught on video beating Palestinian

Israeli settlements are considered illegal under the worldwide law and are seen as the main obstacle to the so-called peace talks, which have been frozen since 2014. A nine-year-old girl was seriously injured at the Qalandia checkpoint between the West Bank and East Jerusalem , after she was shot in the foot for carrying a bag in a " suspicious manner ".

Author: 0 Syria's 'Zones of Stability': Why Washington's Plan May Come to a Standstill

Rex Tillerson is the former chief executive officer of Exxon Mobil. Top US diplomat Rex Tillerson did not make clear where these zones were to be set up. Pentagon spokesman Jeff Davis said the document would "inform" Wednesday's diplomatic discussions, and feedback from coalition partners would be integrated.

Author: 0 'Attack on British Parliament is an attack on freedom, democracy everywhere'

According to the poll, 73 percent of Brits think that terror threat in the United Kingdom was growing worse, which is 1 percent less than in July 2016. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull strongly condemned the UK Parliament terror attack describing it as "an attack on parliaments, freedom and democracy everywhere".

Global Media Winter Weather Advisory issued for CNY
Author: 0 Winter Weather Advisory issued for CNY

Sunday features a 50 percent chance for rain, with patchy fog, otherwise cloudy skies, a high near 53 and northeast winds at 5 to 10 miles per hour. We could see some freezing rain Sunday morning, too, before it warms up into the 40s and changes to all rain.

Global Media Red Cross Asking For Blood Donations
Author: 0 Red Cross Asking For Blood Donations

Eight people were killed and many others wounded, including Wilson. One blood donation can be used to save as many as three lives, so everyone is urged to find out how they might give the gift of life. You can help people affected by disasters like home fires and countless other crises by making a donation to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief.

Author: 0 Pumped up Trump drives a truck

Unlike the Trump Train, does it have the potential to go off the rails? After handshaking, the president walked toward the West Wing and was back inside the White House at 3:08 p.m. "I'm going to lose by one vote and then I'm going to blame the truckers". 'Today the House is voting to repeal and replace the disaster known as Obamacare.

Author: 0 Donald Trump Pledges US Support For UK After London Attack

He confirmed two "significant arrests" overnight - with nine people now in custody. Like earlier attacks - Paris or Brussels - artists from all over the world expressed solidarity to the victims of terror attack in London this week. "Our working assumption is that he was inspired by worldwide terrorism", said Britain's most senior counterterrorism police officer, Mark Rowley, adding: "Islamist-related terrorism is our assumption".

Global Media UN Security Council condemns latest N.Korea missile tests
Author: 0 UN Security Council condemns latest N.Korea missile tests

So alarmed is the USA that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson last week traveled to Tokyo, Seoul and Beijing for talks on North Korea, warning of an "imminent threat". Another provocation would be consistent with North Korea's current trajectory. North Korea will pursue the development of inter-continental ballistic missiles and first strike capability, an envoy has said.

Author: 0 London terror attack: Here's how global media has reacted

The 75-year old man who succumbed to injuries from the attack and died on Thursday was identified on Friday as Leslie Rhodes. A knife-wielding attacker driving an SUV on Wednesday mowed down pedestrians, killing two on Westminster Bridge before breaching Parliament's grounds and fatally stabbing a police officer.

Author: 0 Alineación confirmada para enfrentar a Chile

Además, contó que pidió un informe del campo de juego del Monumental y que "está 7 u 8 puntos, se podrá jugar". El cotejo se celebrará hoy jueves, desde las 20.30 en el estadio Monumental. "Mañana (hoy) si encontramos el equilibrio del último partido (3-0 a Colombia ) y demostramos el trabajo en los entrenamientos, creo que vamos a sacar adelante el partido".

Global Media Emma Thompson Says Donald Trump Asked Her Out
Author: 0 Emma Thompson Says Donald Trump Asked Her Out

As the host and guests talked about the controversial character, the 57-year-old commented: "He asked me out once". The 57-year-old was filming Primary Colors in the U.S., around the same time her divorce papers from her marriage to Kenneth Branagh had come through.

Global Media Return To Colony In Next Week's Free Titanfall 2 DLC
Author: 0 Return To Colony In Next Week's Free Titanfall 2 DLC

Colony Reborn , scheduled to launch soon, will bring a new R-101, a new execution called "Curb Check", and a new-old map called Colony, already seen in Titanfall 1. Jay Frechette Community Manager at Respawn Entertainment this has taken to the official PlayStation blog this week to reveal more details about what you can expect from the new Titanfall 2 trial weekend which will provide access to a new map with a free multiplayer update.

Global Media Trent Boult ruled out of Blackcaps third Test against South Africa
Author: 0 Trent Boult ruled out of Blackcaps third Test against South Africa

New Zealand have been dealt a fresh injury blow after Tim Southee was ruled out of the third and final Test against South Africa with a hamstring injury. Wagner has played in both Tests and is New Zealand's leading wicket-taker in the series with nine at 29.44, while Henry has not played a match so far.