Saturday August 29, 2015
New Orleans has commemorated the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, paying tribute to its victims and homage to the city's resilience in the face of disaster.
Friday August 21, 2015
Irish beef exports to the US were worth just €194,000 for the first six months of 2015, well short of the Government's €100 million target by the end of the year, The Irish Times reports.
Wednesday July 22, 2015
A disqualified driver has been jailed for six-and-a-half years after he killed a "good Samaritan" while drink-driving last year.
Wednesday July 15, 2015
A small skydiving plane was forced to make an emergency landing on a New Jersey highway, narrowly avoiding colliding with traffic.
Thursday June 25, 2015
The father of Lorcán Miller, one of the six victims of the Berkeley balcony collapse, has said his family's hearts broke with the families of the other young people who died in the tragedy.
Wednesday May 13, 2015
A Chinese baby born with a cleft lip was abandoned by his parents and buried in a cardboard box after two days, but rescued alive eight days later, media reported.
Monday April 13, 2015
A round-up of other stories from around Ireland and the world.
Wednesday April 08, 2015
A white South Carolina police officer has been fired from his job after being charged with murder for shooting an apparently unarmed black man in the back as he fled.
Saturday April 04, 2015
An Army Bomb Disposal Team rendered safe a historic yet viable Mills type grenade in the Phoenix Park, Co Dublin this evening.
Thursday April 02, 2015
California has announced sweeping state-wide water restrictions for the first time in history in order to combat the region's devastating drought, the worst since records began.