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Thursday 17 March, 2016

The sun will come out... the good weather is here to stay
# Holiday
# Holiday

The sun will come out... the good weather is here to stay

Mar 17th 2016, 9:21 AM 16,133 Views 12 Comments

Get the tricolour and go enjoy the day, outside!

Tuesday 15 March, 2016

'A day of profound sadness': The prison officer targeted in Belfast bomb attack has died
# Belfast
# Belfast

'A day of profound sadness': The prison officer targeted in Belfast bomb attack has died

Mar 15th 2016, 5:50 PM 27,917 Views 3 Comments

The father of three was injured when a bomb exploded under his van in east Belfast on 4 March.

Tuesday 1 March, 2016

A Labour loss in the 'group of death' and now there are just 2 seats up for grabs
Live Mar 1st 2016, 5:25 PM

A Labour loss in the 'group of death' and now there are just 2 seats up for grabs

'Group of Death': Minister for Drugs Aodhán Ó Ríordáin has lost his Dáil seat
# Dublin Bay North
# Dublin Bay North

'Group of Death': Minister for Drugs Aodhán Ó Ríordáin has lost his Dáil seat

Mar 1st 2016, 12:50 PM 94,527 Views 236 Comments

As rules stand now, it looks like Labour will lose its speaking rights in the chamber.

Sunday 28 February, 2016

PLAY-BY-PLAY: Nearly there - but FIVE recounts are going to delay the election result proper
Live Feb 28th 2016, 11:30 PM

PLAY-BY-PLAY: Nearly there - but FIVE recounts are going to delay the election result proper

Lucinda's bad day: Renua has failed to win a single Dáil seat
# No Room In The Dáil
# No Room In The Dáil

Lucinda's bad day: Renua has failed to win a single Dáil seat

Feb 28th 2016, 8:56 PM 43,055 Views 107 Comments

26 all out.

Saturday 27 February, 2016

Renua leader Lucinda Creighton has lost her Dáil seat
# Election 2016
# Election 2016

Renua leader Lucinda Creighton has lost her Dáil seat

Feb 27th 2016, 11:53 PM 82,477 Views 111 Comments

The Renua leader has been eliminated.

"It's fantastic!": Shane Ross on becoming the first TD elected to the 32nd Dáil
# It's Official
# It's Official

"It's fantastic!": Shane Ross on becoming the first TD elected to the 32nd Dáil

Feb 27th 2016, 4:30 PM 58,982 Views 34 Comments

Early celebrations in Dublin Rathdown.

Wednesday 24 February, 2016

9 things you need to know about the final Leaders' Debate of the election
# GE16
# GE16

9 things you need to know about the final Leaders' Debate of the election

Feb 24th 2016, 12:38 AM 68,304 Views 176 Comments

We’re almost there folks.

Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Barack Obama is really trying to close Guantanamo Bay prison
# War On Terrorism
# War On Terrorism

Barack Obama is really trying to close Guantanamo Bay prison

Feb 23rd 2016, 6:48 PM 9,797 Views 26 Comments

“This is about closing a chapter in history,” the US President said today.

Sunday 21 February, 2016

Ebola survivors play football, skiing crash and wrestling: The best sports photos of 2015
# Photo Journalism
# Photo Journalism

Ebola survivors play football, skiing crash and wrestling: The best sports photos of 2015

Feb 21st 2016, 6:08 PM 14,610 Views 0 Comments

All of these images were recognised by the World Press Photo Contest.

Saturday 20 February, 2016

Poll: Do you want a referendum on the Eighth Amendment to be held?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you want a referendum on the Eighth Amendment to be held?

Feb 20th 2016, 8:45 AM 32,932 Views 224 Comments

It’s been quite the issue in GE16 over the past week.

Monday 15 February, 2016

Fans hoping to get their hands on tickets for Beyoncé in Croke Park today
# Queen Bey
# Queen Bey

Fans hoping to get their hands on tickets for Beyoncé in Croke Park today

Feb 15th 2016, 6:10 AM 17,299 Views 85 Comments

9am people, be ready.

Friday 12 February, 2016

Kids, you're going to school: Teachers call off strike
# No Day Off
# No Day Off

Kids, you're going to school: Teachers call off strike

Feb 12th 2016, 6:07 PM 18,913 Views 14 Comments

The industrial action was due to impact about 350 schools across the country.

Five young girls knocked down outside their school in Liverpool
# Roads
# Roads

Five young girls knocked down outside their school in Liverpool

Feb 12th 2016, 5:15 PM 23,077 Views 22 Comments

The driver was an elderly woman who is now being treated at the scene.

Thursday 11 February, 2016

AS IT HAPPENED: The first Leaders' Debate of the 2016 general election
Live Feb 11th 2016, 10:00 PM

AS IT HAPPENED: The first Leaders' Debate of the 2016 general election

Call for election campaign to be suspended over threat to State security from gangland crime
# INM
# INM

Call for election campaign to be suspended over threat to State security from gangland crime

Feb 11th 2016, 6:30 PM 37,412 Views 150 Comments

Independent News & Media released a statement this evening to say some of their reporters were warned about risk to their safety.

Wednesday 10 February, 2016

IN PICTURES: Searching for votes with a Labour TD
# A Day In The Life
# A Day In The Life

IN PICTURES: Searching for votes with a Labour TD

Feb 10th 2016, 6:00 PM 11,820 Views 38 Comments

A glimpse into the current life of Dublin North West’s John Lyons.

Monday 8 February, 2016

Retaliation: Eddie Hutch, brother of 'The Monk', shot dead in Dublin city
# Crime
# Crime

Retaliation: Eddie Hutch, brother of 'The Monk', shot dead in Dublin city

Feb 8th 2016, 11:18 PM 329,272 Views 414 Comments

Emergency services have been at the scene on Poplar Row since before 8pm.

Friday 5 February, 2016

Body of missing woman Christina Lavin found
# Missing
# Missing

Body of missing woman Christina Lavin found

Feb 5th 2016, 11:16 PM 65,065 Views 30 Comments

The 59 year old has been missing for almost three weeks.

Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Poll: Who will you vote for in the general election?
# GE16
# GE16

Poll: Who will you vote for in the general election?

Feb 3rd 2016, 10:02 AM 61,331 Views 289 Comments

It’s on.

Saturday 23 January, 2016

A different perspective: 10 images of 'nature’s most exquisite creation'
# Beauty In The Eye Of The Beholder
# Beauty In The Eye Of The Beholder

A different perspective: 10 images of 'nature’s most exquisite creation'

Jan 23rd 2016, 6:00 PM 23,079 Views 52 Comments

The latest images from a NatGeo special.

The strange tale of the spy who came in from the cold and drank some tea
# The Litvinenko Affair
# The Litvinenko Affair

The strange tale of the spy who came in from the cold and drank some tea

Jan 23rd 2016, 12:00 PM 18,252 Views 53 Comments

The second that green tea touched his lips, the ex-Russian spy was dead – killed from the inside out.

Meet the man who made Ireland's very first surfboard back in the 1940s
# Ireland's First Surfer
# Ireland's First Surfer

Meet the man who made Ireland's very first surfboard back in the 1940s

Jan 23rd 2016, 6:30 AM 13,437 Views 6 Comments

Joe Roddy is the subject of a Newstalk documentary this morning.

Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Four young people in hospital after taking psychoactive drug at Cork house party
# 2C-P
# 2C-P

Four young people in hospital after taking psychoactive drug at Cork house party

Jan 19th 2016, 10:44 PM 80,806 Views 99 Comments

At least four people are being treated with one thought to in a critical condition.

Monday 18 January, 2016

Guns, Obamacare and Bill's transgressions: Things got heated in last night's Democratic debate
# Race To The White House
# Race To The White House

Guns, Obamacare and Bill's transgressions: Things got heated in last night's Democratic debate

Jan 18th 2016, 9:05 AM 12,036 Views 30 Comments

Hillary Clinton is feeling Bernie Sanders snapping at her heels.

Sunday 17 January, 2016

Woman jailed for writing romance letters to scam vulnerable men out of money
# Fraud
# Fraud

Woman jailed for writing romance letters to scam vulnerable men out of money

Jan 17th 2016, 8:45 AM 26,239 Views 28 Comments

Patricia Wutaan will spend two years in jail.

Friday 15 January, 2016

Today's first ever spacewalk by a British astronaut was cut short
# Space
# Space

Today's first ever spacewalk by a British astronaut was cut short

Jan 15th 2016, 7:52 PM 22,433 Views 53 Comments

“I guess nothing can fully prepare for the feeling of being outside of a spacecraft in the vacuum of space.”

Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Jan 12th 2016, 11:00 PM 20,224 Views 0 Comments

C&C, Turkey, and the singing priest had everyone talking today.

Monday 11 January, 2016

'Her second most important job': One politician's take on the North's first female leader
# Everyday Sexism
# Everyday Sexism

'Her second most important job': One politician's take on the North's first female leader

Jan 11th 2016, 7:44 PM 15,003 Views 76 Comments

Edwin Poots has found himself in bother after his congratulatory speech.

Saturday 9 January, 2016

Here's everything all the main players have been saying about Making a Murderer
# Strang And Buting
# Strang And Buting

Here's everything all the main players have been saying about Making a Murderer

Jan 9th 2016, 9:00 PM 75,632 Views 93 Comments

We read the Internet so you don’t have to.

Friday 8 January, 2016

'He is bleeding all over and I may have killed him': 911 call made by Jason Corbett's father-in-law
# Courts
# Courts

'He is bleeding all over and I may have killed him': 911 call made by Jason Corbett's father-in-law

Jan 8th 2016, 12:30 PM 28,717 Views 0 Comments

Tom and Molly Martens face charges over the death.

Thursday 7 January, 2016

Builders down tools as protesters occupy buildings on Moore Street
# Rebellion
# Rebellion

Builders down tools as protesters occupy buildings on Moore Street

Jan 7th 2016, 5:26 PM 45,449 Views 76 Comments

A man has put a flag on the top of the roof of one of the terraced properties.

Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Molly and Tom Martens granted bail in North Carolina court
# Jason Corbett
# Jason Corbett

Molly and Tom Martens granted bail in North Carolina court

Jan 5th 2016, 9:40 PM 69,263 Views 0 Comments

They were charged with second-degree murder and voluntary manslaughter last night.

This massive bluefin tuna was just sold for €108,000
# New Year Sale
# New Year Sale

This massive bluefin tuna was just sold for €108,000

Jan 5th 2016, 7:38 AM 10,981 Views 12 Comments

It would cost you a tidy sum (and a trip to Japan) to eat even a morsel of it.

Monday 4 January, 2016

What's happening in Saudi Arabia?
# Tensions
# Tensions

What's happening in Saudi Arabia?

Jan 4th 2016, 12:01 PM 20,607 Views 55 Comments

A massive diplomatic row has broken out between Saudi Arabia and Iran.

Sunday 3 January, 2016

Take a walk around the haunting ruins of this old Irish school
# In Ruins
# In Ruins

Take a walk around the haunting ruins of this old Irish school

Jan 3rd 2016, 8:30 PM 33,610 Views 18 Comments

This find, in the south of the country, is probably our favourite so far.

Britain v Russia: The ex-spy, radioactive tea and a search for truth
# The Litvinenko Affair
# The Litvinenko Affair

Britain v Russia: The ex-spy, radioactive tea and a search for truth

Jan 3rd 2016, 8:00 PM 12,265 Views 47 Comments

Britain will release an inquiry report into Alexander Litvinenko’s death later this month.

Saturday 2 January, 2016

PICTURES: Irish towns continue to battle against floods
# Storm Frank
# Storm Frank

PICTURES: Irish towns continue to battle against floods

Jan 2nd 2016, 6:04 PM 33,146 Views 27 Comments

Houses and businesses have been destroyed in towns across the country.