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Sunday 28 May 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Atlanta

This month
May 2023
# Shooting
Woman killed and four others wounded in shooting at Atlanta medical facility
Officers said the gunman is believed to be Deion Patterson and that he is considered armed and dangerous.
All time
Bills beat rivals Dolphins to keep control of division as Jets rally to stun Bengals
Catch up on some of the NFL results from this weekend.
# Atlanta
Salas and Korda share lead at Women's PGA while Maguire climbs 10 spots with 71
The Cavan woman is T17 on three under par.
# Atlanta
Man charged with killing eight people at Georgia massage parlours
The 21-year-old suspect is accused of the worst mass killing in the US for almost two years.
# Georgia
Eight killed in shootings at Atlanta massage parlours
A man was taken into custody after a “brief pursuit” about 240 kilometres from Atlanta, police said.
# up and down
McIlroy five off the lead after hitting the water on 18
Dustin Johnson leads the way in Atlanta.
# garrett rolfe
Former police officer who shot and killed Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta taken into custody
Garrett Rolfe was fired after the killing of Brooks last week.
# Rayshard Brooks
Post-mortem shows Atlanta man killed by police was shot twice in the back
The post-mortem concluded that Rayshard Brooks died from blood loss and damage to internal organs.
# Protests
Atlanta police officer sacked after fatal shooting of black man
Rayshard Brooks was running away when he was shot by a police officer.
# honoured
Ibrahimovic and Vela headline MLS Best XI
The MLS Best XI for 2019 has been announced, with prolific strikers Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Carlos Vela the standout names.
# American Dream
Zlatan Ibrahimovic goal helps LA Galaxy clinch play-off spot
The Swede scored and provided an assist as his Los Angeles outfit secured a place in the MLS play-offs.
# Atlanta
Irish golf fan among six injured after lightning strike in US
A number of people were injured after two lightning strikes hit trees on the course.
# reverse
Dutch legend De Boer backtracks on 'ridiculous' equal pay remark
The Atlanta United coach previously slammed female players who want the same World Cup pay as men.
# Serie A
History-makers Atalanta and Inter qualify for Champions League but AC Milan miss out
Elsewhere, Massimiliano Allegri ended his Juventus career in disappointing fashion.
# good morning america
Rapper 21 Savage says he was 'definitely targeted' by US immigration during arrest
US officials say he overstayed a visa that expired in 2006 when he was a minor.
# Transfer News
Newcastle make €23 million MLS star their club-record signing
The capture of Miguel Almiron surpasses the €18.8m signing of Michael Owen in 2005.
# Pastures new
Dutch legend De Boer becomes second coach in MLS Cup champions' history
The former Crystal Palace and Inter boss has replaced Gerardo Martino as the head coach of Atlanta United.
# Wrap
Tiger Woods seizes share of lead at Tour Championship, Rory McIlroy in the hunt
The US star found the green with his second shot into the par-five 18th and then brilliantly holed a near 30-foot putt.
# Atlanta
US man who barricaded himself in bank and claimed to have a bomb dies after police stand-off
The man claimed to be an Iraq war veteran.
# Battleground
Young upstart on course to dish out embarrassing defeat for Donald Trump
A by-election win for Democrat Jon Ossoff in Atlanta, Georgia, would be a major blow for Trump.
# Atlanta
Man jailed for life after intentionally leaving toddler in hot car to die
Prosecutors argued that Justin Ross Harris was unhappily married and killed his son because he wanted an escape from family life.
# Atlanta
Boyfriend of Bobbi Kristina Brown ordered to pay $36m in wrongful death suit
Brown, the daughter of Whitney Houston, died in July 2015 after being found unconscious in a bathtub in her Atlanta home.
# Well read
Thinking again about England in '66, Smith '96 and all the week's best sportswriting
Plus, the importance and legacy of The Stone Cold Stunner.
# Georgia
Woman found dead in walk-in freezer at US hotel
A search for the woman began when she didn’t return home after her shift at the hotel.
# Atlanta
Bobbi Brown’s cause of death is revealed after a court order
The 22-year-old died last year.
# being human
This lovely photo of an elderly couple helping a young man tie his tie is going viral
A simple but meaningful act of kindness.
# Great Escape
Girls jump from window to escape fire in their home
Nobody was injured in the incident.
# crowd pleaser
Passengers get stuck on runway, so airline orders pizza for everyone
Your move, Ryanair…
# hey little porsche
Porsche's €100 million US headquarters is an amusement park for adults
It has a racetrack.
# so wrong
This Craigslist ad had the most racist job description ever
Everything about this is offensive.
# endamania
Look who Enda Kenny wrestled* with yesterday
*Sort of
# When Enda met Hulk
So Enda Kenny met Hulk Hogan yesterday...
Yeah, no big deal.
# what a hero
This 11-year-old says Enda is his 'greatest Irish inspiration' because nothing stands in his way
Enda is only delighted with him.
# Atlanta
Five dead as man kills ex-wife and three children
The man shot children as they fled.
US doctor who contracted Ebola in Liberia to be released from hospital
Kent Brantly is one of two American Ebola patients controversially treated with an experimental drug.
# Virus
Ebola patient arrives in US and brought to state-of-the-art isolation unit
Two aid workers are in a serious but stable condition after becoming infected.
# gentleman's dress code
Little boy asked to leave restaurant for wearing Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle t-shirt
No amount of turtle power can change the dress code.
# Accident
Fear as 86 workers in US lab exposed to anthrax
The workers have been given antibiotics and are being monitored for signs of illness.
# Pretty in Pink
PICS: Atlanta treated to spectacular pink sky after thunderstorm
This would definitely make us less afraid of them.
# joyful joyful
Kidnapper releases little boy because he wouldn't stop singing gospel music
The nine-year-old boy sang a gospel song over and over until he was let go.