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Panic buying frenzy on US east coast after cyber attack shuts down fuel pipeline
# Gas Stations
# Gas Stations

Panic buying frenzy on US east coast after cyber attack shuts down fuel pipeline

1 hour ago 13,774 Views 14 Comments

The Federal government is urging calm.

Jorginho howler sees Arsenal stun Chelsea
# Report
From The42
# Report

Jorginho howler sees Arsenal stun Chelsea

1 hour ago 12,727 Views 28 Comments

The Blues’ top-four hopes suffered a setback this evening.

Ballymurphy Massacre: Boris Johnson 'apologises unreservedly' on behalf of UK government over killings
# Belfast
# Belfast

Ballymurphy Massacre: Boris Johnson 'apologises unreservedly' on behalf of UK government over killings

Updated 2 hours ago 39,218 Views 69 Comments
  • Apology made during phone call with Stormont leaders
  • Prime Minister's spokesperson said he recognised 'huge anguish' of families over 1971 killings
  • Son of one of ten victims describes apology as 'an insult to families'
Celtic remove Palestinian flags from stadium after accusing fans of exploiting Scott Brown tribute
# Parkhead
From The42
# Parkhead

Celtic remove Palestinian flags from stadium after accusing fans of exploiting Scott Brown tribute

3 hours ago 27,640 Views 20 Comments

The Scottish club allowed supporters to display messages for the departing captain ahead of tonight’s visit of St Johnstone.

Leo Varadkar suggests that anyone who wants a Covid-19 vaccine 'may be offered one by the end of June'
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Leo Varadkar suggests that anyone who wants a Covid-19 vaccine 'may be offered one by the end of June'

Updated 4 hours ago 43,290 Views 64 Comments

The Tánaiste made the comments at a Fine Gael meeting this evening.

Police searching cafe in England for body of suspected teen victim of serial killer Fred West
# Mary Bastholm
# Mary Bastholm

Police searching cafe in England for body of suspected teen victim of serial killer Fred West

4 hours ago 14,336 Views 7 Comments

Mary Bastholm disappeared in 1968 and she has long been suspected to be a victim of West.

Two children (aged 3 and 4) hospitalised after eating suspected cannabis jellies
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two children (aged 3 and 4) hospitalised after eating suspected cannabis jellies

4 hours ago 22,209 Views 0 Comments

A person, who is not related to the children, is assisting gardaí in Coolock with their enquiries.

Man refused bail as court hears woman left with 'inhumane injuries' following assault
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man refused bail as court hears woman left with 'inhumane injuries' following assault

Updated 5 hours ago 46,011 Views 0 Comments

Simone Lee remains in a serious condition in hospital following the assault.

US talk show host Ellen DeGeneres announces she is ending her TV show
# Calling It Quits
# Calling It Quits

US talk show host Ellen DeGeneres announces she is ending her TV show

5 hours ago 36,017 Views 25 Comments

The veteran broadcaster said her decision was nothing to do with allegations of a toxic workplace environment on her show.

Journalists launch legal action against Eoghan Harris over accounts linked to 'Barbara J Pym'
# Eoghan Harris
# Eoghan Harris

Journalists launch legal action against Eoghan Harris over accounts linked to 'Barbara J Pym'

5 hours ago 18,844 Views 0 Comments

Harris confirmed he had received solicitors’ letters and added that he would “see them in court”.

Army bomb disposal make safe a viable explosive device found in Tuam
# Galway
# Galway

Army bomb disposal make safe a viable explosive device found in Tuam

Updated 5 hours ago 25,204 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí received the call shortly after 8am and have evacuated a number of people from their homes.

Coronavirus: 8 deaths and 448 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Covid19
# Covid19

Coronavirus: 8 deaths and 448 new cases confirmed in Ireland

6 hours ago 54,210 Views 98 Comments

The latest figures were confirmed by the National Public Health Emergency Team this evening.

More drug-driving than drink-driving incidents over lockdown, say gardaí
# The Road Back
# The Road Back

More drug-driving than drink-driving incidents over lockdown, say gardaí

6 hours ago 10,598 Views 19 Comments

Focus has turned to road safety as drivers get back on the road post-lockdown and the new ‘The Road Back’ campaign is launched.

'We're in a different world to when I was playing, there is way more pressure'
# Davy
From The42
# Davy

'We're in a different world to when I was playing, there is way more pressure'

6 hours ago 12,310 Views 6 Comments

Davy Fitzgerald says he understands why some players feel the need to take a break from hurling.

Irish ambassador summoned to Israeli foreign ministry over Coveney comments
# Israel
# Israel

Irish ambassador summoned to Israeli foreign ministry over Coveney comments

6 hours ago 30,383 Views 86 Comments

Minister Coveney has strongly condemned Israel in recent days, stating that the killing of children in conflict is never acceptable.

Man who shot dead six at Colorado birthday party was upset after not being invited, police say
# Colorado Springs
# Colorado Springs

Man who shot dead six at Colorado birthday party was upset after not being invited, police say

7 hours ago 20,524 Views 25 Comments

According to police, Teodoro Macias had been in a relationship with one of the victims for about a year and had a history of controlling and jealous behavior.

Have you seen Stephen? Appeal for information on man (24) missing since Sunday
# Missing
# Missing

Have you seen Stephen? Appeal for information on man (24) missing since Sunday

8 hours ago 20,772 Views 3 Comments

Stephen Hilton has been missing from the Rahoon area of Galway since Sunday, 9 May.

Facebook moderators facing toxic content told to take up ‘karaoke and painting’, Committee hears
# Facebook
# Facebook

Facebook moderators facing toxic content told to take up ‘karaoke and painting’, Committee hears

8 hours ago 16,100 Views 12 Comments

A whistleblower has told a Dáil committee of the need for proper supports and better workers’ rights.

Republicans vote to oust Trump critic Liz Cheney from leadership role
# Republicans
# Republicans

Republicans vote to oust Trump critic Liz Cheney from leadership role

8 hours ago 18,402 Views 25 Comments

In a statement this morning after the vote, Trump said “Liz Cheney is a bitter, horrible human being”.

14 children among the 56 dead as Palestine and Israel head towards 'full-scale war'
# Hamas
# Hamas

14 children among the 56 dead as Palestine and Israel head towards 'full-scale war'

Updated 9 hours ago 36,307 Views 76 Comments

The bloodshed was triggered by weekend unrest at Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa mosque compound.

More than 250k vaccines administered in one week, as hospitalisations drop to 106
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

More than 250k vaccines administered in one week, as hospitalisations drop to 106

Updated 9 hours ago 25,701 Views 33 Comments

It is still unclear if expenditure on PPE and other equipment will taper off as the vaccination programme progresses.

Public consultation launched on extension of Dart line from Heuston to Hazelhatch
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Public consultation launched on extension of Dart line from Heuston to Hazelhatch

10 hours ago 14,763 Views 30 Comments

Once this consultation is completed, all submissions will be considered by the project design team.

Housing crisis: Taoiseach under pressure in Dáil as CSO data shows price of a home rose by 4% in 12 months
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

Housing crisis: Taoiseach under pressure in Dáil as CSO data shows price of a home rose by 4% in 12 months

Updated 10 hours ago 18,577 Views 64 Comments
  • The CSO says prices have risen 3.7% nationally over 12 months
  • Blackrock 'most expensive' Eircode with €615,000 median price
  • Taoiseach says government has pledged "unprecedented funding" for residential construction
Laporte to represent Spain at Euros with allegiance switch approved
# Open Door For Laporte
From The42
# Open Door For Laporte

Laporte to represent Spain at Euros with allegiance switch approved

10 hours ago 13,049 Views 8 Comments

The Man City defender was initially eligible to represent France, but was never capped.

'This is our heritage': Fishermen threaten to blockade Ireland's major ports over new weighing rules
# New Rules
# New Rules

'This is our heritage': Fishermen threaten to blockade Ireland's major ports over new weighing rules

10 hours ago 15,498 Views 11 Comments

Fishermen say the new rules will affect the quality of the fish and impact their livelihoods.

Mike Brown's Harlequins career over following six-week ban for head stamp
# Premature End
From The42
# Premature End

Mike Brown's Harlequins career over following six-week ban for head stamp

10 hours ago 11,243 Views 6 Comments

The punishment means the 35-year-old will miss out on the play-offs if the club are involved.

'I was thinking I was the best player in the world, and didn’t have to do the things that got me to where I was'
# POTM
From The42
# POTM

'I was thinking I was the best player in the world, and didn’t have to do the things that got me to where I was'

Updated 11 hours ago 35,242 Views 3 Comments

Chris Forrester discusses why he has returned to form, having been voted the League of Ireland’s Player of the Month for March and April.

Twenty two of these new phone boxes will be installed in Dublin city over the coming days
# Eir
# Eir

Twenty two of these new phone boxes will be installed in Dublin city over the coming days

11 hours ago 73,343 Views 64 Comments

‘Digital Pedestal’ phone kiosks with touch-sensitive screens and advertising space will be installed in Dublin City.

Poll: Have you used a Covid-19 antigen test that you bought yourself?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you used a Covid-19 antigen test that you bought yourself?

13 hours ago 31,497 Views 62 Comments

Philip Nolan compared the tests to snake oil.

Highly-rated Sevilla midfielder Ryan Johansson wins long battle to represent Ireland
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Highly-rated Sevilla midfielder Ryan Johansson wins long battle to represent Ireland

14 hours ago 61,316 Views 41 Comments

The former Bayern Munich midfielder has won a lengthy battle with Fifa.

Minister O'Gorman defends An Taisce after Taoiseach weighs in on Kilkenny cheese factory
# Glanbia
# Glanbia

Minister O'Gorman defends An Taisce after Taoiseach weighs in on Kilkenny cheese factory

14 hours ago 23,047 Views 35 Comments

In the Dáil yesterday, Taoiseach Micheál Martin asked An Taisce not to appeal a planning application granted for a post-Brexit cheese factory.

Audience of 4,000 maskless people, mostly essential workers, attended last night's Brit Awards
# Pilot Event
# Pilot Event

Audience of 4,000 maskless people, mostly essential workers, attended last night's Brit Awards

15 hours ago 23,335 Views 12 Comments

Dua Lipa called for NHS staff to get pay rises during her acceptance speech – prompting a response from the British Government.

Explainer: What sparked the latest escalation in Israeli-Palestinian clashes?
# Conflict
# Conflict

Explainer: What sparked the latest escalation in Israeli-Palestinian clashes?

Updated 15 hours ago 18,577 Views 39 Comments
  • 25 people, including nine children, were killed in an Israeli air strike this morning.
  • The UN rights office is "deeply concerned" about the escalation of violence.
  • International leaders have called for a de-escalation on both sides.
'I'm very happy where I am' - Furlong plays down concerns over length of new contract
# Signed Up
From The42
# Signed Up

'I'm very happy where I am' - Furlong plays down concerns over length of new contract

Updated 15 hours ago 20,621 Views 7 Comments

The tighthead finally agreed a new deal with the IRFU this week.

Man (70s) dies in single-vehicle crash in Westmeath
# Mullingar
# Mullingar

Man (70s) dies in single-vehicle crash in Westmeath

15 hours ago 11,680 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information to contact them.

Cars parade through Ballymurphy to cheers and applause after coroner’s ruling
# Innocent
# Innocent

Cars parade through Ballymurphy to cheers and applause after coroner’s ruling

16 hours ago 15,970 Views 7 Comments

A coroner ruled that the people killed in the west Belfast shootings involving British soldiers in August 1971 were “entirely innocent”.

Vaccination progress 'could be reversed' unless UK and others share surplus vaccines
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Vaccination progress 'could be reversed' unless UK and others share surplus vaccines

17 hours ago 30,624 Views 15 Comments

Experts have suggested that new variants could potentially escape the protection afforded by the vaccines.

Council boss hits out at 'disappointing' dissolution of Liberties-based Digital Hub
# Dublin 8
# Dublin 8

Council boss hits out at 'disappointing' dissolution of Liberties-based Digital Hub

17 hours ago 20,813 Views 13 Comments

Chief Executive Owen Keegan said the decision to dissolve the Agency was taken “without any engagement” with its Board.

Here are the four bathing areas classified as having 'poor' quality water in Ireland
# Beaches
# Beaches

Here are the four bathing areas classified as having 'poor' quality water in Ireland

23 hours ago 62,834 Views 9 Comments

96% of beaches met EU standards last year.

Renters facing 'impossible situation' as new report shows drop in number of homes available
# Daft Report
# Daft Report

Renters facing 'impossible situation' as new report shows drop in number of homes available

23 hours ago 30,679 Views 89 Comments

Rents across the country were 2.1% higher than at the end of 2020.

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