Latest News Wires Northern Ireland police get another 48 hours to question Gerry Adams

Authorities are interrogating the Sinn Fein leader about the death of a Belfast widow over 40 years ago.

By , Associated Press

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Northern Ireland police were granted an extra 48 hours Friday to interrogate Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams about the 1972 IRA killing of a Belfast widow, infuriating his Irish nationalist party and raising questions about the stability of the province's Catholic-Protestant government.