Lawyers unsuccessfully appealed to multiple courts to have the execution halted

Concern over botched execution in Arizona

10.41 An inmate in Arizona took almost two hours to die by lethal injection in the latest botched execution to raise questions about the death penalty in the United States.

Authorities plan to disclose details about the cyber fraud ring today

StubHub was victim of cyber fraud ring

23 Jul Ebay's StubHub online ticket resale service said it was the victim of a massive international cyber fraud ring, the details of which authorities plan to disclose today as they announce arrests in the case.

Mariora Rostas went missing on 6 January 2008 while begging in Dublin city centre

Garda denies witness received special treatment

23 Jul A senior garda in the Marioara Rostas murder investigation has denied that the State's main witness received preferential treatment or demanded immunity in return for a statement against the accused.

Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns adjourned the matter until Friday

Independent agrees to take down Anglo material

21 Jul Independent Newspapers Ireland has agreed to remove certain portions from some of the Anglo tapes from its website after the DPP sought a High Court injunction in relation to the publication of the tapes.

Anders Behring Breivik now renounces violence, according to his lawyer

Anders Behring Breivik 'renounces violence'

22 Jul Mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik now renounces violence, his lawyer said, the same day Norway commemorated the third anniversary of the massacre in which he killed 77 people.

John Brown denies five counts of indecently assaulting two girls in the 1970s

Dana breaks down at brother's trial

21 Jul Singer and former MEP and presidential candidate Dana Rosemary Scallon broke down in tears today in the witness box at her brother's trial.

Salman Dar was sentenced to an additional seven years with two years suspended

Rapist gets additional seven-year sentence

21 Jul A man who violently raped and beat women after following them home at night has been sentenced at the Central Criminal Court to a further seven years' imprisonment.