Gardai in Killarney, Co Kerry are searching for two missing teenagers: 12-year-old Katie Mangan and 15-year-old Donnacha Ireland.
Gardai in Dublin are renewing their appeal for witnesses to a road traffic collision in Coolock last week
A 69-year-old man has died in a house fire in Co Sligo.
A funding agreement has been reached which will ensure the Childline service stays open 24 hours a day.
Pope Francis has sharply criticised the Vatican bureaucracy in a pre-Christmas address to cardinals, complaining of what he called "spiritual Alzheimer's" and "the terrorism of gossip".
North Korea is experiencing serious internet problems, with experts warning that online access is “totally down”.
Eleven people were hurt, five seriously, when a van drove into a Christmas market in France.
Bulu Mata is an orphaned baby orangutan who’s just moved to his new home in Dorset.
It's unclear how the seal ended up in the field which is about 17 miles from the sea
All proceeds from the auction will go to the Cork Simon Community.
(It was a firefighter in a costume but ssssh...)
Probably just wanted a bag of chips.
People are paying tribute after the rock and blues legend Joe Cocker has passed away.
Adele sent a hand-written note to Elton John to apologise for missing his wedding.
'Downton Abbey' may be made into a film.
The world seems to agree: no matter how tasteless this new film, censoring freedom of speech with cyber threats is probably worse.
Ireland today: It looks set to be an unsettled day for much of Ireland with plenty of cloud ...more weather
England and Northampton hooker Dylan Hartley’s latest Rugby Football Union disciplinary hearing will take place in London on Tuesday.
Karl Oyston has apologised for branding a Blackpool fan “a r****d”.
Aston Villa have appealed Gabby Agbonlahor’s red card against Manchester United.
Muhammad Ali’s condition has “vastly improved” since being admitted to hospital on Saturday with a mild case of pneumonia and his doctors are hopeful that he will soon be sent home.