Slavery-Supporting Nation's Propaganda Arm Buys Kylian Mbappé In Super Shady Transfer - Deadspin

Qatar is a loathsome county built on corruption, a labor system that closely resembles slavery, and the support of the murder of innocent people through the financial backing of terrorists. Qatar is also the owner of French club Paris Saint-Germain ...

Texas city loses drinking water amid Harvey flooding, chemicals ignite at plant - Washington Post

CROSBY, Tex. — The remnants of Hurricane Harvey carried its wrath up the Mississippi Delta on Thursday, but not before hammering the Gulf Coast with more punishing cloudbursts and growing threats that included reports of “pops” and “chemical reactions ...

Pentagon chief Mattis disputes suggestions that he and Trump do not see eye-to-eye - Washington Post

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis disputed Thursday that there is daylight between him and President Trump on key issues while acknowledging there is little he can do about such characterizations. Mattis, speaking to reporters at the Pentagon, cited several ...

'Irish language not a threat to Union' - Arlene Foster calls for now cultural deals and laws - Independent.ie

Arlene Foster has called for a new cultural deal and laws supporting the Irish language and Ulster Scots as part of the immediate restoration of Northern Ireland powersharing. The largest party in nationalism, Sinn Fein, has insisted it will only ...

Alf Clausen has created so many classic 'Simpsons' songs. Here are 12 of his most memorable. - Washington Post

“Lisa, get away from that jazzman.” From those immortal words of Marge, “The Simpsons” has always reflected a deep appreciation of popular music, from show tunes to the blues. And for decades, composer Alf “Secret Weapon” Clausen was responsible for ...

Revealed - The surprise fact after a summer of transfer speculation over Virgil van Dijk - Independent.ie

Southampton did not receive a single formal offer for defender Virgil van Dijk during this summer's transfer window, Independent.ie has been told. Southampton made a decision not to sell Van Dijk in this transfer window and they have stood by that ...

Dog recovering after being shot in the neck in Dublin - Newstalk 106-108 fm

The Dublin Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has put out a call for information after a dog was shot in the neck with what appears to have been a handgun in the city. DSPCA spokesperson Gillian Bird said a female German Shepherd was ...

First-ever litter of Asian lion cubs born at Fota Wildlife Park - thejournal.ie

FOTA WILDLIFE PARK in Cork has announced that one of its Asian lionesses has given birth to her first litter of cubs. This is the first time such a litter has been born at the park. The gender of the three cubs, which were born on 13 August, has yet to ...

Direct Dublin-Hong Kong flights to begin next year - RTE.ie

Direct flights will be available from Dublin to the Far East for the first time with the announcement of a new year-round route to Hong Kong. The flights, operated by Cathay Pacific, will commence next June and will depart from Dublin four days a week.