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Tuesday 26 September 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Brooklyn

This year
One killed and eight wounded after being struck by a man driving a U-Haul truck in New York
The New York Police Department chief has told reporters that there was no indication the incident was terror-related.
De La Soul co-founder Trugoy the Dove dies aged 54
Sampling everyone from Johnny Cash and Steely Dan to Hall & Oates, De La Soul signalled the beginning of alternative hip-hop.
Last year
New York novelist Paul Auster's son charged with baby daughter's death
Daniel Auster’s daughter Ruby was found unconscious in a home in November last year.
Brooklyn subway attack suspect held without bail
Investigators are continuing the examine the 62-year-old’s possible motive.
US police search for motive over New York subway shooting
After a 30-hour manhunt, Frank R James was arrested without incident.
New York subway shooting suspect arrested and charged with terror offense
A masked gunman set off a smoke bomb and opened fire in a subway train yesterday.
NY police searching for 'person of interest' over Brooklyn subway attack
Police said the incident in Brooklyn was not being investigated as an act of terrorism.
Gas mask wearing suspect still at large as New York City subway shooting injures 16
The Fire Department said 10 of the 16 people injured had suffered gunshot wounds.
All time
Unvaccinated Nets star misses first practice in New York
Kyrie Irving would need proof of at least one vaccine shot in order to practice at the Barclays Center arena.
First man to accuse R. Kelly of sexual abuse testifies in court
The 54-year-old denies all charges.
Trial of R Kelly begins in Brooklyn with prosecutors saying the case is ‘about a predator’
The claim was made in opening arguments at the R&B star’s trial in Brooklyn.
Defending NBA champion Raptors claw out victory over the Nets
Meanwhile, the Utah Jazz beat the Denver Nuggets to tie their series at one game apiece.
Joel Embiid sparks 76ers to NBA playoff win after two ejected
The 76ers star returned from injury to score a game-high 31 points and grab 16 rebounds.
New York declares public health emergency as measles outbreak hits Brooklyn
New York mayor Bill de Blasio has ordered all residents to be vaccinated.
Saoirse Ronan's Late Late interview reveals her struggle with self-belief
As well as the tricky business of working with horses.
McGregor to be evaluated to see how many anger management classes he needs
The MMA fighter struck a plea deal in New York yesterday.
'Yes, your honour': Details of Conor McGregor assault charges read out in New York court
McGregor was released on a bail of $50,000.
Conor McGregor appears in court charged in connection with bus incident
McGregor was filmed allegedly storming a press event ahead of UFC 223 yesterday, which is due to take place this weekend.
17 very Irish tweets about Brooklyn last night
It was the big Christmas movie on RTÉ and we were all invested.
77-year-old Irishman dies after assault by dementia patient in New York
A 65-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with Patrick Sheehan’s death.
'I genuinely believe this kid will go on to be the greatest Irish fighter there has ever been'
Barry McGuigan paid tribute to Carl Frampton after last night’s memorable victory.
This 1,000ft tower is being built in New York (that's as high as five Liberty Halls)
It would be the tallest building in Brooklyn.
Brooklyn scoops award for outstanding British film
The BAFTAs are taking place this evening in London.
This video of 'rainbow bagels' being made is absolutely mesmerising
Like Play-Doh, but delicious.
Promoting 'brand Ireland' with a film about emigration? I'm not comfortable with that
There’s something weird about a media and government cheering on a movie about emigration, writes Julien Mercille.
"It's beyond all our wildest dreams": Landmark day for Irish cinema with nine Oscar nominations
The director of Room, Lenny Abrahamson, said he is “so delighted” with his nominations.
Four teenagers arrested after woman allegedly gang-raped in Brooklyn playground
The woman had been walking with her father.
A Sky News reporter reckons referring to Saoirse Ronan as British is 'a compliment'
Richard Suchet has doubled down on comments he made about the actress yesterday.
The Sky News reporter who started the Saoirse Ronan controversy is sticking to his guns
This is rumbling on.
Saoirse Ronan and Michael Fassbender nominated for BAFTAs
The Irish actors got some great news this morning.
People are going mad for these $100 gold-encrusted donuts
They’re buying them in DOZENS. What a world.
Feeling peckish? Feeling extravagant? Introducing the $100 gold-plated doughnut
Yes, actual gold. Bad for your wallet, bad for your stomach too you’d have to think…
Dublin nail salon Tropical Popical got a major shout out on The Ellen Show today
Saoirse Ronan raved about Dublin’s Tropical Popical to Ellen today.
This Dublin nail salon will be on The Ellen Show today
There’s a special Irish guest on Ellen today.
It has been 24 hours to remember for Saoirse Ronan...
The Irish actress won best actress at the prestigious New York Film Critics Circle last night for her movie Brooklyn, and has also been named on Forbes Magazine’s 30 under 30 list.
Saoirse Ronan, Michael Fassbender and Room lead the most Irish Golden Globes ever
Ricky Gervais will host the ceremony in January.
Saoirse Ronan, Michael Fassbender and Room lead the most Irish Golden Globes ever
Ricky Gervais will host the ceremony in January.
Saoirse Ronan's new film was a massive hit at the Irish and UK box-offices this weekend
Fair play.
Take a break and watch Saoirse Ronan sail to the States and get her Oscar buzz on
The new trailer for Brooklyn was released yesterday.
A massive sinkhole has opened up in Brooklyn
That’s not a sinkhole, THIS is a sinkhole.