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Talks to ease Northern Ireland tensions break down

Talks to ease Northern Ireland tensions break down

Belfast, Reuters—Marathon talks between the leaders of Northern Ireland’s Catholic and Protestant communities broke down on Tuesday without agreement to ease tensions that have led to one of the worst years of rioting in the British province for a decade. The US...
32 police officers, lawmaker hurt in Belfast riots

32 police officers, lawmaker hurt in Belfast riots

Belfast, Associated Press—Hundreds of police reinforcements from Britain were deployed on Belfast’s rubble-strewn streets Saturday after Protestant riots over a blocked march left 32 officers, a senior lawmaker and at least eight rioters wounded. Northern...