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# manhattan - Friday 16 August, 2019

Two more women file $100 million lawsuit against Jeffrey Epstein's estate

The lawsuit also mentioned 10 women who are also accused of being accomplices of Epstein

# manhattan - Friday 26 July, 2019

Irish man sentenced to six years in US prison over Silk Road narcotics conspiracy

Gary Davis (31) was arrested in Ireland in January 2014 and extradited to the United States in July 2018.

# manhattan - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Carnegie Hall choir do impromptu gig on New York street as power cut plunges city into darkness New York Minute This post contains videos

Carnegie Hall choir do impromptu gig on New York street as power cut plunges city into darkness

The power eventually came back on at 3am Irish time.

# manhattan - Monday 10 June, 2019

One dead as helicopter crash lands onto New York skyscraper

The helicopter caught fire after crashing onto the roof and the building has been evacuated.

# manhattan - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Bodies of two sisters found taped together on New York river bank

The two young women have been identified as Rotana Farea (22) and her sister Tala (16).

# manhattan - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Melania Trump's parents were sworn in as US citizens today Meet The Knavs This post contains videos

Melania Trump's parents were sworn in as US citizens today

Viktor and Amalija Knavs had been living in the US as permanent residents.

# manhattan - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Massive steam pipe explodes underneath New York's Fifth Avenue

Nobody was injured.

# manhattan - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Harvey Weinstein is set to hand himself in to the police tomorrow

Weinstein has been accused of sexual assault by more than 100 women, but has not yet been charged with any crime.

# manhattan - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Stormy Daniels hearing descends into chaos as Trump's lawyer outs Sean Hannity as his mysterious third client

Hannity has been one of Trump’s most ardent defenders throughout the ups and downs of his first year as president.

# manhattan - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Man dies following fire at Trump Tower in New York

The president was not present in the building at the time.

# manhattan - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Irish famine memorial in New York reopens to public after $5 million dollar renovation

It features stones imported from all 32 counties.

# manhattan - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

New York terror suspect Sayfullo Saipov pleads not guilty to fatal bike path attack

He faced a 22-count indictment that includes charges of murder.

# manhattan - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

New York City attacker charged with terrorism offences

Eight people were killed in New York’s worst attack since 11 September 2001.

New York terror attack: Uzbek national Sayfullo Saipov in custody as police probe note left in truck

Eight people were killed when the truck ploughed down a Manhattan cycle lane.

# manhattan - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Marilyn Manson hospitalised after stage prop falls on him during show

The 48-year-old singer tried to climb onto a gun sculpture when he was injured.

# manhattan - Thursday 3 August, 2017

From The Daily Edge There was a brilliant 'pop up Gaeltacht' held in a New York pub last night Gaeilgeoir State Of Mind

# manhattan - Monday 22 May, 2017

Times Square driver says he tried to get mental help before the crash

A teenager died and 22 others were injured in the incident.

# manhattan - Friday 19 May, 2017

Times Square driver who claimed he 'hears voices' charged with murder

Authorities said there was no evidence the crash was terror-related.

# manhattan - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Dinner at the 'world's best restaurant' will set you back $295 per head (and that's just for the food)

Eleven Madison Park was crowned 2017′s winner of the annual World’s 50 Best Restaurants.

# manhattan - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Father of bombing suspect reported him to FBI in 2014

Ahmad Khan Rahami’s father later retracted his statement, saying he meant his son was hanging out with gangs and acting like a thug.

# manhattan - Sunday 7 August, 2016

The incredible story of the Irish war hero who managed Sevilla and then vanished

The Spanish side play in the Uefa Super Cup on Tuesday and have a remarkable association with Ireland.

# manhattan - Friday 5 February, 2016

WATCH: Enormous crane collapses onto a Manhattan street

The crane collapsed in the Tribeca area of lower Manhattan island. At least one person is reported to have died.

# manhattan - Friday 8 January, 2016

British police officer demanding return of baby given to LGBT activist foster mother

Louise Fielden had her child taken from her after hotel staff contacted child services.

# manhattan - Thursday 24 December, 2015

The massive Toys"R"Us in Times Square is closing

So long, massive indoor ferris wheel

# manhattan - Saturday 21 November, 2015

City in the sky - check out these incredible photos of Manhattan from above

The number of skyscrapers in Manhattan has doubled to 56 in the last ten years, and another 19 are on the way.

# manhattan - Friday 6 November, 2015

Steak and Gerry: Inside Sinn Féin's hugely successful New York fundraiser

The 20th annual Friends of Sinn Féin fundraiser was the organisation’s best yet.

# manhattan - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Here's what's on the menu for Sinn Féin's €500-a-plate NY fundraiser

Cocktails, salad, steak and a type of Spanish cheese are all on the menu in Manhattan tonight.

# manhattan - Friday 23 October, 2015

Ex-cop charged with exposing himself on New York subway, then threatening witness with a gun

A woman standing next to him on a train platform said she heard a “hissing noise.”

# manhattan - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Hidden wires stretch above some American cities - and very few people know what they're for

A fascinating part of New York City you never knew about.

# manhattan - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge This ad on the New York subway will give Irish people an immature LOL Fast Rides

This ad on the New York subway will give Irish people an immature LOL

“Get a ride in minutes.” Don’t mind if we do, a weh weh weh!

# manhattan - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

New York cop charged with using dead man's credit card to buy a diamond ring

The prosecutor called it “disgraceful conduct.”

# manhattan - Monday 1 June, 2015

These old and new photos show just how much New York has changed

This is pretty cool.

# manhattan - Monday 18 May, 2015

Rich New York mums are getting 'wife bonuses' from their banker husbands

And the payments are performance-related, apparently.

# manhattan - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

WATCH: Hammer-wielding man shot in the street as he attacks police

The man had attacked at least four people in New York in the last two days.

# manhattan - Saturday 25 April, 2015

The 5 at 5: Saturday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Irish construction supervisor killed in New York crane accident

The man has been named as Trevor Loftus from Pallaskenry in Limerick.

# manhattan - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

This is what it will look like inside a lift in the new World Trade Centre

It includes the destroyed Twin Towers.

# manhattan - Thursday 26 March, 2015

New York fire: Three critically injured after East Village building collapse

More than 130 firefighters responded.

# manhattan - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

# manhattan - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Son shoots hedge fund boss father in argument over allowance

Thomas Gilbert Junior has been arrested for the killing of his father, Thomas Sr.

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