• UGI worker killed in explosion in Lancaster County
UGI worker killed in explosion in Lancaster County

Steve Cook, Business Development Director for UGI , said in a statement that one of their employees was dead after the explosion and two other UGI workers were injured. The home blew up about 10 minutes later, the published report said. While surveying the complete destruction of her home , she said that overall, she considers herself lucky...

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  • Royal Mail reveals dogs are increasingly attacking postmen in Bexley
Royal Mail reveals dogs are increasingly attacking postmen in Bexley

The Royal Mail said the figure of 2,471 dog attacks is down 7% compared to a year ago, but adds that number "is still too high". The company released the data in a bid to show the scale of the problem and has offered tips to dog owners to help them keep their pets calmer around postal workers.

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  • Kilkenny to meet Waterford as hurling and football draws made
Kilkenny to meet Waterford as hurling and football draws made

Both ties are set to take place this weekend, with official venues and throw in times to be confirmed by the GAA later in the day. All-Ireland champions Tipperary will be thankful they missed one of the big guns. Following Mayo's laboured win over Derry, Clare could fancy themselves at home, while Donegal will be favourites to progress aw...

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  • Proposed health care law will hurt those with disabilities
Proposed health care law will hurt those with disabilities

The bill has drawn criticism for being negotiated in secret. Mitch McConnell, R. Kentucky, and Sen. Most Democrats, along with select Republicans like Rob Portman of Ohio, Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, have expressed concern over proposed Medicaid changes.

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  • Portugal vs. Mexico live stream, TV channel
Portugal vs. Mexico live stream, TV channel

Their worries were then compounded when Luis Neto's own goal in the 54th minute put Mexico ahead. The decisive goal was scored by Portugal's Adrien Silva from the penalty shot during the 104th minute of the game . But Ochoa was beaten in the first minute of injury time as Pepe lunged to get on the end of Ricardo Quaresma's curling right-wing c...

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  • Donald Trump to meet Vladimir Putin at G20 summit in Germany
Donald Trump to meet Vladimir Putin at G20 summit in Germany

During a conversation with journalists, Maradona, who was in Moscow recently, said Trump is more of a comic while praising Russian president Vladimir Putin for bringing peace into the world. Presidents Trump and Putin will meet on the sidelines of next week's G-20 Summit, being held Friday and Saturday in Hamburg, Germany, marking their 1st fac...

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  • Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo leaves for Addis Ababa to attend AU meeting
Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo leaves for Addis Ababa to attend AU meeting

She will join other members to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the organization, and use the opportunity to reiterate the voting rights of Nigeria in the upcoming elections of the organization. Conflict in South Sudan, Somalia and Libya, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Mali has cast a heavy shadow over the summit. He is joined by heads of ...

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  • Israel detains Palestinian MP in West Bank
Israel detains Palestinian MP in West Bank

Israeli police and soldiers have come under heavy criticism over the years for what rights groups have referred to as excessive use of force against Palestinians who did not pose an immediate threat or who could have been handled through non-lethal means, particularly during clashes.

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  • Du Plessis remains doubtful for Lord's test
Du Plessis remains doubtful for Lord's test

Du Plessis, who had returned to South Africa at the conclusion of South Africa's Champions Trophy campaign, had missed the three Twenty20 Internationals that followed against England, but with the baby having been born last week, it was expected that the right-hand batsman would be back at the helm.

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  • Passenger and driver escape after 200mph supercar crashes and bursts into flames
Passenger and driver escape after 200mph supercar crashes and bursts into flames

Miraculously, the driver and passenger walked away with only minor injuries from the crash on Yarnbrook Road, near Trowbridge, Wiltshire. The fire services was called to the scene on Westbury Road in Heywood, shortly after 6.30am yesterday morning.

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  • British & Irish Lions 2017: Sean O'Brien cited for Waisake Noholo incident
British & Irish Lions 2017: Sean O'Brien cited for Waisake Noholo incident

Uncompromising Leinster forward O'Brien impressed in the second Test win, and he is set to be a key part of Lions head coach Warren Gatland's plans at Eden Park. "I think it's going to be pretty brutal next weekend", was Gatland's prediction and he is wary of an All Blacks backlash. Obviously I'm really disappointed, but I was happy I was able to...

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  • Equity markets cheer GST launch, FMCG stocks soar
Equity markets cheer GST launch, FMCG stocks soar

India embraced a new tax reform known as GST, which seeks to bring in transparency and efficiency and was welcomed as positive for India's sovereign credit profile by rating agency Moody's Investors Service. FMCG, metal, consumer durables, realty and auto stocks went higher by up to 3.42 per cent. It drove the Nifty index higher, contributing almos...

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  • Assad appears on new Syrian currency
Assad appears on new Syrian currency

The head of the Central Bank of Syria Duraid Durham on Sunday announced the introduction of a new 2 thousand Syrian pounds banknote, which depicts a portrait of President Bashar al-Assad. The largest bill in circulation had been the 1,000 Syrian pound note, which featured Syria's former president and Bashar's late father, Hafez al-Assad.

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  • 'Star Trek: Discovery' Spoilers: Showrunners Talk Starships, Death, Klingons
'Star Trek: Discovery' Spoilers: Showrunners Talk Starships, Death, Klingons

In particular, the showrunners discussed Discovery's lead, Michael Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green), and her connection to the world of Vulcan . And Burnham's choice that we're alluding to is most hard choice you can make - it affects her, affects Starfleet, affects the Federation, it affects the entire universe.

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  • At least 31 injured as coach bursts into flames after Bavaria crash
At least 31 injured as coach bursts into flames after Bavaria crash

The bus was in a collision with a lorry near Stammbach in north Bavaria. Police have said that 48 people were aboard the vehicle - believed to be a tour bus - adding: "The fate of the other passengers is now the subject of police action on the ground".

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  • Manchester United want to keep Matteo Darmian
Manchester United want to keep Matteo Darmian

Luke Shaw's future remains uncertain and, while Daley Blind and Matteo Darmian are capable of playing at left-back, Mourinho sees Tierney as a long-term option in that position. And after already bolstering his defence with the arrival or Victor Lindelof from Benfica, he would rather not have to replace Darmian, whose versatility was key as inju...

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  • Love Island 2017: Dom Lever sees himself PROPOSING to Jessica Shears
Love Island 2017: Dom Lever sees himself PROPOSING to Jessica Shears

ITV's Love Island is back! However, Jessica has denied sleeping with Mike. I hope it's worth the wait. 'It took me a few days to get over Jess leaving first so after the news it took me about five days to really embrace my time in the villa'.

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  • China's Bond-Connect Program in Five Charts
China's Bond-Connect Program in Five Charts

Southbound trading would be explored at a later stage, the new Bond Connect website said . The launch has been timed to coincide with the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's handover to Chinese rule. The onshore yield is 81 basis points lower than the corresponding Chinese government debt offshore, known as Dim Sum bonds, at 4.38 percent. China'...

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  • Hasmukh Adhia busts seven misconceptions about Goods and Services Tax (GST)
Hasmukh Adhia busts seven misconceptions about Goods and Services Tax (GST)

Adhia who is known to have used the micro-blogging site Twitter to clarify various issues related to GST for the people, clearly stated that all such messages making rounds should be checked with authorities and official notifications before being recirculated.

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  • Liverpool respond to approach from Euro giants for attacker, name asking price
Liverpool respond to approach from Euro giants for attacker, name asking price

It is said they have enquired about the 25-year-old but Liverpool have rebuffed their initial approach. It will be tough for the Parisians to sign him from Anfield after he recently put pen to paper on a new deal. "I signed this new contract to stay here for a few more years because it's a great honour for me". "I am very thankful to this footb...

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