Friday February 27, 2015
Actor Leonard Nimoy, who won a worldwide fan base as the pointy-eared half-human, half-Vulcan Mr Spock in the blockbuster 'Star Trek' television and film franchise, has died aged 83.
Tuesday February 24, 2015
A commuter train in southern California has derailed after hitting a truck on the tracks, injuring at least 30 people.
Monday February 23, 2015
The Government has outlined its ministerial travel plans for St Patrick's Day.
Wednesday February 18, 2015
Snapchat is reportedly looking to raise as much as $500m in a new funding round that would value the mobile messaging company at up to $19bn.
Monday February 09, 2015
A round-up of other stories from around Ireland and the world.
Saturday January 24, 2015
The leading US paediatrician group has urged parents, schools and communities to vaccinate children against measles in the face of an outbreak that began at Disneyland in California in December and has spread to more than 80 people in seven US states and Mexico.
Wednesday January 21, 2015
Ethiopian Airlines is to begin flying between Addis Ababa, Dublin and Los Angeles from June.
Tuesday January 20, 2015
Polish prosecutors have sent a request to a regional court in Krakow for the extradition of filmmaker Roman Polanski to the United States over a 1977 child sex-crime conviction.
Thursday December 25, 2014
Several US cinemas have begun screening a controversial film about the leader of North Korea.
Wednesday December 24, 2014
The mayor of Berkeley has said the shooting of an 18-year-old black man by police late last night is not the same as the Michael Brown case.