The Dáil returns from its summer break today with the Government expected to call by-elections to fill two empty seats.
A 20-year-old man has been arrested for questioning in connection with a shooting incident at a house in Limerick city yesterday evening.
A member of the Oireachtas banking inquiry has said it could collapse if anyone tries to challenge it.
Four Irish citizens have been injured in a plane crash in Florida.
A New York State man accused of plotting to kill members of the US military and others faces new charges that he tried to aid the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq.
A communications satellite has been launched from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, carried aloft aboard an Atlas 5 rocket.
Rescue workers in Nigeria dug a woman out of the rubble of a building that collapsed four days ago and she walked away with only a slight injury, a government spokesman said.
A helicopter has crashed into the sea in East Yorkshire in England, police have said.
She stays remarkably composed, in fairness.
Ok so you might but it's still the coolest clock we've ever seen.
Winter is on its way, with days that are slow to brighten and dusk falling earlier, so it’s time to get out the box sets and the duvet and put the runners in storage until Spring, right?
Michael Sheahan also raised around €12,000 for charity following his wife's death from a brain aneurysm back in July.
"Why does my kids' school need a tank?" some parents have asked. Why indeed.
Cara Delevingne is to star in the upcoming John Green adaptation 'Paper Towns'.
Iggy Azalea's ex-boyfriend claims she indirectly gave him permission to release and market their alleged sex tape.
Eva Mendes has reportedly given birth to a baby girl.
'Coronation Street' bosses have reportedly begun handing out fines to badly behaved cast members.
Ireland today: Mist, fog and low cloud will generally thin and break to give sunny spells across ...more weather
Captain Steven Gerrard insists Liverpool’s new-look side must learn to crawl before they can walk after scraping past Bulgarian minnows Ludogorets in their Champions League opener.
Borussia Dortmund 2 Arsenal 0
Arsenal endured a chastening start to their Champions League group campaign after being overwhelmed by Borussia Dortmund at Signal Iduna Park.
Liverpool 2 Ludogorets 1
It was almost just like the old days as Steven Gerrard scored an added-time winner to get Liverpool’s Champions League return off to a winning start.
The Scottish Football Association has contacted Aberdeen over claims that Celtic winger Aleksandar Tonev racially abused Dons full-back Shay Logan.