Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan has apologised unreservedly for any wrongdoing by members of An Garda Síochána highlighted in the Smithwick Tribunal report.
Two men have been arrested in connection with an attempted car bombing in Belfast city centre.
The jury in the trial of a man accused of vandalising a Claude Monet painting has been sent home for a second night without reaching a verdict.
A 20-year-old man charged with murdering his mother in Co Kerry was unable to be in court for a remand hearing today due to illness.
A Roma family who claim they have been subjected to a prolonged and violent neighbourhood campaign of intimidation over their ethnic origin have won a High Court order quashing Dublin City Council's refusal to grant them priority for a housing transfer.
The jury in the trial of a Roscommon post master accused of perverting the course of justice by tampering with a urine sample in a drunk-driving case has been sent home for the night.
Gardaí have sealed off an area in Dundrum in Co Dublin after a man was seen with a gun in a car.
The Inspector of Prisons has warned that unacceptable overcrowding is the single greatest problem confronting the State's largest women's prison.
A man who was being questioned about the murder of Northern Ireland prison officer David Black has been released without charge.
TV chef Nigella Lawson has admitted in court to using cocaine and spoke of the "intimate terrorism" she suffered at the hands of her ex-husband Charles Saatchi.
The son of bankrupt billionaire Seán Quinn has purged his contempt of High Court orders.
A 17-year-old girl held over the murder of Gerard Donnelly in the Phoenix Park on 29 November has been released.
The Smithwick Tribunal has concluded that there was Garda collusion in the killing of two RUC superintendents in South Armagh in 1989.
The HSE has apologised to the family of a 29-year-old woman who died after giving birth at Sligo General Hospital three years ago.
Four brothers who torched the home of a convicted sex offender and his 21-year-old girlfriend in Northern Ireland seven years ago have been found guilty of manslaughter.
The jury in the trial of a man accused of knocking a whole in a Monet oil painting and causing €7m-worth of damage has begun considering its verdict.
A Russian judge has sentenced dancer Pavel Dmitrichenko to six years in prison for an acid attack that nearly blinded the artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet last January.
Bankrupt developer Sean Dunne has begun a legal challenge over the seizure of documents and other material, believed to include a number of painting, by the court official administering his bankruptcy.
Eleven people have been arrested in Co Clare as part of an investigation into illegal money lending.
French forensic tests have concluded that Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat did not die of poisoning, as had been suggested by an earlier report.