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This year
Courtois hits back at Belgium coach and denies claim he refused to travel for Euro qualifier
Coach Domenico Tedesco previously said the Real Madrid goalkeeper felt ‘insulted’ over the matter.
Last year
Wexford manager Ryan turns down Waterford and reaffirms commitment to the club
The 34-year-old had reportedly emerged as the leading candidate to take over at the RSC.
'I've got a job here' - Rooney turns down interview for Everton manager's role
The Derby County boss said his agent had been approached by the Toffees but he rebuffed the chance to discuss the vacancy.
Liverpool reject initial approaches from Monaco and Leeds for forward Minamino
The Japan international has made 18 appearances this season but only six of those have been starts.
All time
Quade Cooper turns down Barbarians call-up after being announced in latest squad
The Wallabies playmaker says he won’t be involved in November’s game against a ‘Manu Samoa selection’.
Brendan Rodgers rules out Spurs move
The former Liverpool and Celtic manager had been touted as a leading candidate for the job.
Large asteroid to pass by Earth next week
There is no threat of a collision with our planet now or for centuries to come, Nasa said.
Patriots coach Belichick refuses to accept Medal of Freedom from Trump
The 68-year-old says the ‘tragic’ riots at the US Capitol persuaded him to turn down the honour.
Facebook rejects Australian calls to share advertising revenues with the media
Australia is set to unveil plans to force Facebook and Google to share advertising revenue they earn from news featured in their services.
'I'm out' - McIlroy opposed to joining breakaway Premier Golf League
The world number one is not interested in competing in the proposed new tour.
66% of parents don't want children under 14 to have smartphones
Just 22% think that this is OK, according to a poll carried out by Claire Byrne Live.
NFL rejects veterans' 'Please Stand' Super Bowl ad
AMVETS national commander Marion Polk hit out at the decision.
Just 3 teams left in McGrath Cup as Limerick join Kerry and Tipperary in withdrawing
The first game takes place on 30 December.
Tyson Fury says he won't re-apply for British boxing licence
Fury does not intend to apply for a new licence from the British Boxing Board of Control.
Big Sam contacted by Crystal Palace chairman after De Boer sacking
The ex-England boss says he has no interest in returning to management right now, however.
Low-rise jeans are back in fashion and absolutely nobody is here for it
This can’t be happening.
Steph Curry makes his feelings clear on a Golden State Warriors visit to the White House
It is tradition for the NBA champions to be invited to the home of the US president.
That ridiculously awkward exchange between Kesha and Jerry Seinfeld has been turned into an excellent mural
The saga rumbles on.
Blair denies report that he's taking a job with Donald Trump
A statement on his website later said: “The story in The Mail on Sunday is an invention.”
Justin Trudeau’s shady look at Trump’s hand has become THE moment of his White House visit
“I dare you to smell it”
Super Bowl winners to boycott visit to the White House in Trump protest
New England Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett and defensive back Devin McCourty have promised to turn down the invitation.
Ewan McGregor refused to appear on Good Morning Britain after realising Piers Morgan hosts it
As you might guess, Piers was not pleased.
11 essential facts of life for Irish people who don’t drink tea
Every day.
Nama has identified nearly 7,000 homes for social housing - but only 2,748 have been taken
That is according to the agency’s annual report, published yesterday.
Almost half of Irish people don't want either US presidential candidate to win
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump campaigned across America today to try to win that crucial undecided vote.
Mario Balotelli unwanted by Besiktas coach
It remains unclear where the Italy international will play his football this season after the Süper Lig side ruled out a move.
Someone threw a bra at Beyoncé in Croke Park and her reaction was brilliant
She handled it like a pro.
This girl is going viral for her responses to strangers friending her on Facebook
Middle-ranking gardaí say they won't implement the commissioner's new plan
The AGSI says members won’t engage with any other productivity measures until their pay issues are addressed.
14 essential facts of life for Irish people who are picky eaters
“Ah sure just have a bit.”
A man found this 5ft lizard hanging out on the side of his house
A man found this 5ft lizard casually hanging out on the side of his house
That’s a big ass lizard.
Only one in four people want Enda Kenny to keep his job
And a Fine Gael-Fianna Fáil coalition doesn’t fare much better.
Rank and file gardaí overwhelmingly reject new public pay deal
10.9% voted Yes while 86.5% voted No.
Why did Leo turn down Sinn Féin's debate challenge?
The Health Minister was challenged to a debate by a Sinn Féin constituency rival.
12 things women who hardly ever wear makeup will understand
You are blessed.
How Much Of A Picky Eater Are You?
It’s time to ‘fess up.
Teachers' union set to reject new €2,000-increase pay agreement
The Teachers’ Union of Ireland feel that the issue of ‘flex’ hour contracts has not been dealt with sufficiently.
Bank of Ireland wouldn't accept couple's Cuba holiday money
BoI has a relationship with a US bank – which makes things a little complicated. But this sounds ridiculous…