The head of a charity that provides nursing care and support for children with severe neurological development issues has praised golf star Rory McIlroy for donating his Irish Open prize money to the cause writes Joe Leogue.
The victim has been named as Gareth Hutch, nephew of Eddie Hutch and Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch.
A passenger jet was forced to turn around over the Atlantic and divert to Shannon Airport early on Tuesday morning after the crew declared an emergency, writes Patrick Flynn.
An out-of-control 11-year-old girl assaulted her classmates and threatened to have them shot and killed, a court has heard, writes Gordon Deegan.
Gardaí are looking for a 41-year-old man who went missing from Limerick City late last night.
Gardaí investigating a possible sighting of a man missing from Co Monaghan for over 14 years have today issued a formal appeal for information, writes Patrick Flynn.
Hoax bomb calls have been made to seven primary schools in the North, prompting a number of evacuations.
A series of hoax bomb alerts to schools across the country is being condemned.