Gardai in Waterford have upgraded the investigation into a woman's death in the city to a murder probe.
There has also been a modest rise for Sinn Fein, while independent candidates have suffered.
Speculation on the future leadership of the Fine Gael party reignited tonight after Enda Kenny would only say that he would speak to his party "soon" on the matter.
An Aer Lingus flight from Dublin to the US has returned to the airport after making a U-turn over the North Atlantic.
The Magdalene Survivors Together group says the Minister for Health is totally out of touch with the majority of people in Ireland over the new National Maternity Hospital.
Gardaí have confirmed they are conducting a significant search in Co Louth.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a 48-year-old man who was stabbed to death on a bus.
Thousands of people across the US have marched to demand action on climate change on Donald Trump's 100th day in office
Theresa May has been told to "wake up" and realise that Britain is moving towards a "chaotic Brexit" after European Union leaders agreed there can be no parallel exit and trade talks.
An attack by Islamic State on an area held by the Syrian government in southern Aleppo province has been repulsed by troops and allied fighters, the military reports.
Pope Francis has ended a brief but deeply symbolic visit to Egypt with an open-air Mass for the country's tiny Catholic community.
President Donald Trump has marked his 100th day in office by saying he had brought "profound change" to Washington and reaffirming "my only allegiance" is to those he governs.
A chapel that sheltered 9/11 rescue workers may be forced to close following a sharp rent rise to more than €230,000 because of high-end stores and luxury flats crowding the area.
A comparison between the draft EU negotiating guidelines and the final framework adopted at the European Council summit show only a small number of amendments.
Napercise not only helps reinvigorate the mind and body, but even burn a couple of calories too.
Tom Harrison said he was looking forward to getting a massage for his aching shoulders, and having a cup of coffee.
The robber went from casually ordering food to pulling out a gun.
This is the party you’re looking for.
Just make sure no tiny hands find them in the freezer.
Many students around the country are going mad for studying at the moment as they face into end-of-year exams next week - and UCC students have been filling the campus's main library every day
The actress is one of the soap’s best-known faces, but dreaded being recognised.
A new month begins on Monday and for some of us that means one thing - new things to watch on Netflix!
Irish woman Orla had the Graham Norton Show audience and guests in stitches last night with her stint on the infamous red chair.
You'll be missed, Samantha!
They both worked on Demme’s film Philadelphia.
Ex-pop star Louise lost out on the glitterball trophy to presenter Ore Oduba last year.
The former footballer has a cameo role in Guy Ritchie’s King Arthur: Legend of the Sword.
Dublin Chamber has welcomed Dublin City Council's decision to alter plans to ban private cars completely from Eden Quay.
Ticketmaster is holding a hackathon to improve its customer service.
More than 340,000 passengers are expected to travel through Dublin Airport this May bank holiday weekend.
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The couple welcomed the new arrival yesterday.
A man has died in a road accident in Co Tipperary today.
Viewers shared their distress over Twitter as the ongoing grooming plot reached a new level.
A Centra shop in Co Meath has proven that EuroMillions luck can strike twice, having sold two huge prizewinning EuroMillions tickets in the space of eight months.
The body of a 31-year-old woman was discovered in an apartment in Waterford City today.
A man in his 20s has died after he was found with stab wounds in what was the latest in a series of stabbings in London this week.
A post mortem is expected to take place today on the body of a 31-year-old woman found in Waterford city.
A man has been seriously injured after sustained burns to his body at a creamery in Co Tipperary, Friday night.
Few sports blur the lines of cinema quite like boxing.
Is he gesturing for 5-1 there?
Munster beat Treviso 34-14 at Stadio Monigo to secure a home semi-final in the Guinness PRO12.
They have at least surpassed their lowest ever points tally.
Dessie Farrell has again distanced himself from ever taking over the Dublin senior football manager’s position after claiming a second U21 All-Ireland title.
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