Sunday August 30, 2015
The company that employed two workers who died while carrying out maintenance work on Thomond Bridge on the River Shannon yesterday has described their deaths as "heartbreaking".
Saturday August 29, 2015
Two men have died after the suspended cage they were working in fell from its crane off Thomond Bridge in Limerick and into the River Shannon.
Thursday August 20, 2015
A woman in Vancouver, Canada got quite a shock when she looked out her back door to find a large black bear in the family swimming pool.
Friday August 14, 2015
More news from Ireland and around the world.
Thursday August 13, 2015
A round-up of other Irish and international news.
Wednesday August 12, 2015
A German teenager swimming in Bavaria last week found a solid gold bar at the bottom of a lake and may get to keep it, local police said this afternoon.
Sunday August 09, 2015
Road closures were in effect in Dublin and some parts of Kildare and Meath to facilitate the inaugural Dublin Ironman event.
Friday August 07, 2015
More than 1,000 young activists have gathered on the Norwegian island of Utoya for the official opening of their political party's summer camp, the first meeting there since a right-wing gunman killed 69 people in a rampage four years ago.
Tuesday August 04, 2015
A swimmer reportedly needed tetanus shots after being attacked by a seagull in the sea at Fenit in Co Kerry last week.
Friday July 31, 2015
At the end of day five at the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in the United States, Ireland has increased its haul of medals to 33.