An investigation has been launched into the shooting of one of the country's rarest birds of prey in Co Kerry.
Gardaí have arrested three men after a car failed to stop for Gardaí at a checkpoint last night.
Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has said that Fianna Fáil are aligning themselves with Sinn Féin, by considering a motion of no-confidence in the Ceann Comhairle.
Limerick City Fire and Rescue was called last night after a man in his late 30s was seen entering the River Shannon at Sarsfield bridge.
A three-year-old boy in the US got hold of a handgun from his mother’s bag and fired a shot that injured both his parents.
Thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators have marched through Hong Kong's streets in the first major rally since mass protests last year.
US president Barack Obama has led worldwide condemnation of the killing of a Japanese journalist by Islamic State (IS) militants, calling it a "heinous murder".
An online video is purporting to show Islamic State group militants beheading Japanese journalist Kenji Goto.
And some of the foods may surprise you.
With the weather downright awful and the excitement of Christmas festivities a distant memory by now, many of us might just feel like hibernating during the Irish winter.
“I know I spend way too much time on Facebook, an unhealthy amount,” begins Ffion’s frank assessment.
And they’re not all things you’d instantly call “crucial” for survival in the Palaeolithic wilderness.
Check out our guide to tonight's best TV.
The stars of 'Coronation Street' reportedly want a public memorial service to be held for Anne Kirkbride.
Includes a ‘Reasons I want to marry Harry Styles’ journal. You have been warned.
Ruth Jones has said she thinks her easy-to-love characters are the reason for Stella’s success.
Ireland today: It is expected to be a mostly dry and fine day with variable cloud and sunny ...more weather
Celtic cruised through to the Scottish League Cup final with a 2-0 win over Rangers at Hampden Park on a day when the gulf between the two traditional rivals was laid bare.
Arsenal closed the gap on the top four of the Premier League as they romped to a 5-0 win over Aston Villa, whose goal drought continued at the Emirates Stadium.
Down 3-13 Kildare 1-15
Two goals in the space of a minute snatched a dramatic victory for Down over shellshocked Kildare in the Allianz Football League Division 2 tie at St Conleth’s Park this afternoon.
The Irish distance medley relay team broke the world record in New York last night - but it wasn’t enough to gain a win at the Armory international.