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  • Resignations bring Northern Ireland gov't to a near-halt 
    Updated: Sep-11-15 10:02 am

    LONDON - The government of Northern Ireland is in a deepening crisis and the first minister, Peter Robinson, has stepped down along with most of his Democratic Unionist ministers. Here's a look at the situation:

  • Northern Ireland first minister steps down amid impasse story has photos
    Updated: Sep-10-15 7:43 pm

    LONDON - The future of the Catholic-Protestant power-sharing government in Northern Ireland is hanging by a slender thread with First Minister Peter Robinson's decision Thursday to step down, along with all but one of his ministers, because of a series of disputes.