Fifty new ambulances are to be purchased and another 35 refurbished as part of a multimillion euro investment announced by the Department of Health.
Police in Antrim are appealing for information after a man was hit by a car in the early hours of this morning.
Four men have been arrested in connection with a spate of burglaries in Monaghan Town.
There are calls for a full investigation into the policing of disturbances at a rally in Dublin yesterday.
The Taoiseach has said Sinn Féin are not fit for Government and would put the security of the State at risk.
See what we did there, hey?
President Michel Martelly has made his farewell address to Haiti as he leaves office with no successor yet chosen.
The number of allegations of stranger rapes linked to dating websites has soared sixfold in five years, Britain’s top crime-fighting body has warned.
Two alleged British members of the so-called Islamic State (IS) terror group dubbed “The Beatles” have been identified in press reports.
The celebrations are a really beautiful sight.
Nine cadets have been taken to hospital following suspected drug use at a military training camp.
Twitter found the whole day very positive.
There is something about five-month-old rare tiger cubs to bring a smile to your face and here are two of them.
These canines are amusingly photogenic.
The mayor of Los Angeles has come up with novel way of warning residents about a major traffic closure this weekend - he sang a slow jam.
Dame Maggie Smith claimed her Evening Standard British Film Awards win was proof "very old" actresses can still land great roles.
They’re dropping like snow-covered flies.
The This Morning presenter is recovering from a double hip operation.
Bobby Davro would like to return to 'EastEnders' - but only for a "few little episodes" and "not too regularly."
Twitter’s CEO has since addressed the #RIPTwitter hashtag.
Transport bosses in London are in “active discussions” with Google to encourage it to extend its pilot scheme to the capital.
Ratings agency Fitch has upgraded Ireland's credit rating to A from A minus, saying the economy is growing at a "brisk pace".
Sunny spells and scattered showers initially. However, the showers will merge into longer spells ...more weather
One member of The Late Late Show audience got more than she bargained for last night when Ryan Tubridy gave her a roasting live on national television.
Two small planes have collided in mid-air, off the coast of Los Angeles.
A woman has died in a road accident in Co Meath.
Gardaí say they are aware of speculation about a retaliatory attack after 32-year-old David Byrne was shot in a Dublin hotel yesterday.
Detectives believe that at least six men, including some who were dressed in women’s clothes and Swat team uniforms, were involved in a deadly shooting at a boxing weigh-in in Dublin.
We struggled with this.
LATEST: Gardaí believe that at least four people were involved in today's shooting at the Regency Hotel in Dublin.
An 11-year-old girl has told police in England how she fought off a man who grabbed her and tried to take her to his van.
As Manchester City were defeated by table toppers Leicester and Manchester United were held to a draw at Chelsea.
What did the two head coaches have to say after the teams drew 16-16 in Dublin?
Obviously Jamie Vardy gets a mention, but there’s more to the club than one striker.
They might have missed out on the grand slam titles by drawing, but both countries still have strong title aspirations.