Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Wednesday 1 February 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Cleveland

All time
# One Step Closer
NFL champions Chiefs overcome Mahomes injury to advance
A dramatic ending as Andy Reid’s Kansas City saw off the Browns and moved one victory from a Super Bowl return.
AS IT HAPPENED
Donald Trump and Joe Biden go head-to-head in first presidential debate
We’ll be liveblogging the latest as Donald Trump and Joe Biden square off in Cleveland.
# weaponised
Helmet-swinging fight mars Browns win over Steelers
Myles Garrett says he’s not that type of player after wielding Mason Rudolph’s helmet.
# Round-Up
Hopkins delivers 14-yard touchdown as Texans move closer to NFL play-off berth
Texans held off the New York Jet and edged closer to an NFL play-off, while Cleveland overcame the Broncos.
# Go West
LeBron James to join Los Angeles Lakers in four-year, $154 million deal
James had been linked to several franchises, with the Philadelphia 76ers and Houston Rockets reportedly in the running.
# Ohio
Second video emerges of US officer repeatedly punching black man
“Violence and use of force in any situation is disturbing and difficult to watch,” the city’s mayor said.
# Pennsylvania
'Facebook murderer' shoots and kills himself during police chase
Police said that Steve Stephens shot himself after a brief pursuit this morning.
# Ohio
US police hunt man who broadcast murder on Facebook
Officials say the suspect shot a 74-year old Robert Godwin Sr at random on Easter Sunday.
# Drama
Cruz shocks Republican convention by refusing to endorse Trump
He urged Americans to “vote their conscience”.
# bold and beautiful
Celebrity speakers at Republican convention include stars of Bugsy Malone and General Hospital
The bar for the celebrity star power that will be on show in Cleveland is a little lower than expected.
# trump's coronation
'Open carry' gun law brings heightened tensions ahead of Republican Convention
“Is it a prescription for calamity or crisis? No one knows.”
# you shall not pass
LeBron's devastating block in the final minutes paved the way for his crowning moment
Never forget, defence wins Championships.
# cav some of that
LeBron James took control and the Warriors took a beating in game 3
The Cavaliers are back in the series.
# Report
Warriors halfway to title repeat after routing Cavs
Draymond Green scored 28 points, while NBA Most Valuable Player Stephen Curry added 18.
# tamir rice
Family of 12-year-old shot by police should use $6 million payout to 'educate on danger of guns'
12-year-old Tamir Rice was fatally shot by a junior police officer in November 2014.
# Cleveland
A woman has received a uterus transplant for the first time ever in America
The procedure allows women without a uterus to become pregnant and give birth.
# Cleveland
Police officers sacked after firing 137 bullets in 20 seconds at unarmed pair
The head of the police union blamed the victims.
# party boy
New head coach means Johnny 'Football' Manziel will be cast aside by Cleveland
Texas forever?
# tamir rice
Police officer who shot dead black 12-year-old boy will not face trial
Tamir Rice had been brandishing a replica, pellet-shooting handgun when shot in Cleveland by recently recruited police officer Timothy Loehmann.
# enough is enough
WATCH: Police chief breaks down in tears after a baby is shot dead
“This should not be happening in our city, and we’ve got to do something about it.”
# ralkina jones
WATCH: Woman tells police "I don't want to die in your cell" - hours before dying in jail
Ralkina Jones was found dead in her jail cell near Cleveland, on 26 July.
# WHERE ARE WE
This guy went to great lengths to prank airline passengers flying over his house
*applause*
# Cleveland
Police officer who shot 49 bullets into car where two died found not guilty
The acquittal sparked protests in Cleveland.
# Matador
A wink, a song and a dance from LeBron as the Cavs tame Bulls
Heyyyyy!
# Middlesbrough
Man who had his penis cut off in savage attack has been found dead
Police found the body of the 40-year-old at his home.
# bush-league play
'He did it on purpose': Kevin Love was an angry man after dislocating his shoulder
The Cavs forward is now a serious doubt for the Eastern Conference semi-finals.
# Cleveland
Baby (1) dies after being shot in the face by toddler (3)
Police say somebody will “held accountable for this tragedy”.
# United States
Child (2) falls into cheetah pit 'after mother dangled him over enclosure'
The young boy escaped serious injury.
# crack the case
Someone has been throwing eggs at an 85-year-old man's home for the past year
Police in the US can’t figure out who’s been carrying out the uneggspected act of vandalism.
# no d in ohio
7 examples of LeBron James playing absolutely awful defence this season
And one reason why he’s still the best player in the game.
# timeline
The police killings that have sparked racial tensions in the US this year
The shooting dead of Antonio Martin joins a growing list of similar incidents in the last six months.
# Prime Numbers
Tesco, the IRA, and Carrauntoohil: The week in numbers
Plus: What percentage of deaths in Ireland are caused by cancer?
# playground shooting
Police in Cleveland release CCTV footage of officer shooting 12-year-old Tamir Rice
The boy was shot on Saturday as officers responded to a call about someone with a gun at a Cleveland playground.
Voices
Column: Remember the name Tamir Rice – a child shot dead by police for carrying a toy gun
American police forces have become increasingly militarised in recent decades – adopting the weapons, tactics and mindset of soldiers instead of civilian protectors.
# playground shooting
Cleveland police defend shooting of 12-year-old carrying replica gun
Tamir Rice was shot twice, including once in the torso.
# Manhunt
Convicted killer in Ohio school shootings escapes from prison with two others
TJ Lane was 18 when he pleaded guilty last year to aggravated murder in the shooting spree at Chardon High School.
# Survival story
'I was the punching bag, the sex toy, the maid' - Michelle Knight describes life being held by Ariel Castro
Knight spoke to RTÉ about her 11 years in captivity in which she became pregnant five times.
# eeek
Man found at side of road with penis chopped off
A 22-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of assault.
# blooper
Newsreader accidentally says 'titties' during Valentine's Day broadcast
Perhaps the most unintentionally truthful report this man will ever read.
# Kidnapping
Ohio kidnapper Ariel Castro may have died in sex act, not suicide
Reports from the state of Ohio say that guards falsified their observation logs after the kidnapper was found dead in his cell.