World: Ireland

Young Kildare man 'stranded' in California after accident left him with serious brain injury

Tuesday  14:06,   22 may 2018
msn

Young Kildare man 'stranded' in California after accident left him with serious brain injuryPhilip Leavy, 30, had been on holiday in Orange County, California, visiting a friend when a car struck him while he crossed the road on February[...]

'Defenceless' old woman robbed while sitting in waiting room of Dublin hospital

Tuesday  13:41,   22 may 2018
dublinlive.ie

The woman was said to be shaken after attackThe incident happened shortly after 2pm on Wednesday, May 16 in St Columcille's Hospital in[...]

Man seriously injured in 'public order incident' on M50 motorway at rush hour

Tuesday  13:10,   22 may 2018
thejournal.ie

A second man was also injured in the incident, which happened after 6pm Monday evening, but left the scene in a silver Kia Sedona.The incident happened at about 6.20pm between Junctions 9 (the Red Cow) and 10 (Ballymount) on the motorway’s[...]

'I still get flashbacks of horror attack' - victim of sex attacker at Luas stop

Tuesday  11:30,   22 may 2018
independent.ie

'I still get flashbacks of horror attack' - victim of sex attacker at Luas stopThe criminal (34) was last week sentenced to 18-and-a-half years for false imprisonment, sexual assault and assault of three women in separate attacks around west [...]

Killer Mark Hennessy rang wife to confess he kidnapped and killed missing woman Jastine Valdez

Tuesday  11:10,   22 may 2018
msn

Killer Mark Hennessy rang wife to confess he kidnapped and killed missing woman Jastine ValdezIt is believed the dad of two strangled the 24-year-old student before dumping her body in thick woodland in South Dublin. Her remains were found[...]

Gardaí probe death of baby girl 'found in bathroom' of HSE service

Tuesday  10:10,   22 may 2018
independent.ie

Gardaí probe death of baby girl 'found in bathroom' of HSE serviceThe body of the baby was discovered at a premises on April[...]

Jastine's parents 'inconsolable' at the loss of their only child

Tuesday  10:00,   22 may 2018
independent.ie

Jastine's parents 'inconsolable' at the loss of their only childHer father Danillo and her mother Teresita moved here in 1985 from the province of Nueva[...]

Fury as vandals destroy graves of former gardai in Dublin cemetery

Tuesday  09:50,   22 may 2018
dublinlive.ie

Gardai are investigating whether the former officers were deliberately tagetedThe heartless act of vandalism, which happened in Ardla Cemetary last Thursday night, could potentially have been a targeted attack as two of the graves belonged to former [...]

Body found in search for missing Jastine Valdez in Rathmichael

Monday  19:35,   21 may 2018
dublinlive.ie

Body found in search for missing Jastine Valdez in RathmichaelInvestigators discovered remains next to Pucks Castle golf course, not far from where a purse believed to belong to Jastine was discovered earlier[...]

Missing Justine Valdez's purse found by gardaí in search in south Dublin

Monday  17:45,   21 may 2018
independent.ie

Missing Justine Valdez's purse found by gardaí in search in south DublinDozens of gardaíand sniffer dogs are now undertaking a major operation in a wooded area in the Rathmichael vicinity in south Dublin, hours after the father-of-two suspected[...]

Gardai renew appeal for information on murder of 14-year-old Ana Kriegel

Monday  16:26,   21 may 2018
dublinlive.ie

A garda probe continues as investigators follow up hundreds of leads . © Provided by Trinity Mirror Shared Services Limited A teenager at the centre of the Ana Kriegel murder investigation has claimed he was attacked by two men near the[...]

Fire up the barbecue, temperatures to reach mid-20s again

Monday  14:30,   21 may 2018
independent.ie

Slather on the sun cream and fire up the barbecue as temperatures are set to reach the mid-20s again.A Met Eireann forecaster said that it will be mainly dry and settled this week with above average[...]

Two men arrested over 1988 murder of German backpacker Inga Maria Hauser

Monday  12:40,   21 may 2018
thejournal.ie

Two men arrested over 1988 murder of German backpacker Inga Maria HauserThe men, who are aged 58 and 61, were arrested in the Loughguile area of Co Antrim early this[...]

‘I think I’ve seen something terrible’ – what eyewitness said after spotting suspected abduction

Monday  11:06,   21 may 2018
independent.ie

In the wake of the disappearance of student Jastine Valdez, an eyewitness ran into a pub and told how she had seen a male driver pull up and drag a young woman into his car. The “shaken” woman was visibly very upset as she told those sitting in a[...]

Major change to DART services between Greystones and Dalkey for next week after fire damage to line

Monday  08:55,   21 may 2018
dublinlive.ie

There will be major disruption for the weekDue to damage from a fire on Saturday night, Irish Rail have been forced to cancel some services and run other with less[...]