Thursday August 27, 2015
The gunman in the shooting deaths of two television journalists in Virginia yesterday was a veteran anchorman with a history of workplace grievances who had previously sued a Florida station alleging discrimination because he was black.
Tuesday August 18, 2015
All 54 people on board a Trigana Air aircraft were killed in a crash two days ago in Indonesia's Papua province, the latest in a string of aviation disasters in the Southeast Asian archipelago, officials said this morning.
Monday August 17, 2015
An Indonesian search and rescue plane has spotted debris believed to be from a crashed aircraft with 54 people on board in Papua province, according to a local police chief.
Sunday August 16, 2015
Papua residents have reportedly found a crashed plane that had been missing since early on Sunday.
Wednesday August 12, 2015
Around 60 migrants are missing in waters off Libya, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said this afternoon, after interviewing survivors who were picked up from their stricken craft.
Saturday July 25, 2015
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has issued a safety recall for 1.4 million cars and trucks in the United States after hackers demonstrated that they could remotely control their systems while they are in operation.
Friday July 24, 2015
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles have issued a safety recall for 1.4 million US cars and trucks after hackers demonstrated that they could remotely control their systems while they are in operation.
Wednesday July 01, 2015
Labour Senator Lorraine Higgins' Private Members' bill on internet safety has passed the second stage in the Seanad, with 22 Senators voting in favour and four opposing it.
Wednesday June 24, 2015
A round-up of national and international news stories
Thursday June 11, 2015
A French prosecutor has formally opened a criminal inquiry into the Germanwings plane crash in March, to investigate whether mistakes were made in monitoring the psychological health of the co-pilot.