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14 January 2019 08:37 Trump says US will hurt Turkey economically if it hits Kurds

President Donald Trump has warned that the United States will “devastate Turkey economically” if it attacks US-backed Kurdish forces in Syria. Mr Trump’s decision to pull American troops out of Syria has left the United States’ Kurdish allies vulnerable to an attack from Turkey. Ankara views the Kurdish forces as terrorists aligned with insurgents inside 86

12 January 2019 16:55 Police appeal for witnesses after aggravated robbery in Belfast

Police in the North are appealing for witnesses following an aggravated burglary in north Belfast last night. The incident occurred in the Burneys Mews area of Newtownabbey at around 7.30pm. Two males and a female forced their way into a flat and assaulted a male occupant with what was described as a flick stick. Meanwhile, detectives in the North are appealing 75

09 January 2019 21:56 Manchester City on cloud nine as Gabriel Jesus bags four in semi-final rout

Gabriel Jesus struck four as Manchester City powered towards the Carabao Cup final with a ruthless 9-0 demolition of League One Burton at the Etihad Stadium. The tone for a one-sided semi-final first leg was set as Kevin De Bruyne opened the scoring after just five minutes, with Jesus adding two and Oleksandr Zinchenko another before the break 151

09 January 2019 18:39 Court hears Cork woman required three weeks of hospital care following alleged stabbing by husband in flat

A court has heard how a Cork woman sustained stab injuries which required hospitalisation for three weeks. The court heard details of the alleged attack as her husband was remanded in custody on an assault charge. Brian O’Regan, 43, of flat 1, 2 St Joseph’s Villas, Blackrock Road, Cork, was arrested by Detective Garda Seán Stack and charged with assault 92

06 January 2019 21:13 Al Qaida man suspected of USS Cole attack killed in US airstrike

An American airstrike killed an al Qaida operative accused of involvement in the attack nearly two decades ago on the USS Cole that killed 17 sailors, a US military source has confirmed. The man targeted, Jamal al-Badawi, was wanted for his role in the attack on October 12 2000. The spokesman for US Central Command, Navy Captain William Urban, said the military 81

06 January 2019 07:45 UK detectives given more time to question London train murder suspect

Detectives in the UK have been given more time to question a man suspected of murdering Lee Pomeroy, and a woman accused of assisting an offender. The 35-year-old alleged killer was held after a manhunt led police to a flat in Willbury Road, Farnham, in the early hours of Saturday morning. British Transport Police said on Sunday morning that investigators 55

05 January 2019 09:20 ‘Multiple victims’ after shooting attack at California bowling alley

Police in California say they are responding to a shooting believed to involve multiple victims at a bowling alley near Los Angeles. The Torrance Police Department said in a tweet there were “reports of shots fired with multiple victims down” at Gable House Bowl. Police are urging people to “stay away from the area” near the bowling alley. Gable House 54

02 January 2019 10:34 A look at the statistics behind Manchester City’s clash with Liverpool

Premier League leaders Liverpool and reigning champions Manchester City meet on Thursday at the Etihad Stadium, with plenty to play for in the title race. The Reds have moved seven points clear of City with a nine-match winning run while City have lost three of their last five, meaning Pep Guardiola’s side will need a win to boost their hopes of retaining 51

02 January 2019 09:34 Emery sets his sights on improving Arsenal defence

Arsenal head coach Unai Emery saw his side comfortably beat Fulham before revealing his New Year’s resolution is to improve the Gunners’ defence in 2019. After a chastening defeat to Liverpool over the weekend, Arsenal recovered with a 4-1 victory over their struggling London rivals. Granit Xhaka opened the scoring with Alexandre Lacazette doubling the advantage 55

01 January 2019 07:07 ‘Pure fear’ as knifeman stabs three at Manchester station sparking terror probe

Counter terrorism police are leading an investigation after a knifeman stabbed three people at Victoria Station in Manchester. Two commuters – a man and woman in their 50s – were taken to hospital with knife injuries and a British Transport Police (BTP) officer was stabbed in the shoulder. An eye-witness to the attack, which occurred at around 9pm on New Year’s 59