Jailed gangster who ordered death of couple boasts their bodies will never be found - Herald.ie

A jailed gang boss who ordered the murders of a couple who disappeared two years ago has boasted that their bodies will never be found. The shocking revelation came after gardai finished a dig for the remains of Willie Maughan and his pregnant ...

We still have hope we can find Maddy, say McCanns - Irish Independent

The parents of Madeleine McCann have not given up hope 10 years after her disappearance and say they still hope to be reunited with the girl who vanished aged three during a family holiday to Portugal in 2007. The McCanns said yesterday they felt ...

Death toll rises as storms sweep across US - Irish Independent

Tornadoes hit several small towns in East Texas, killing four people. Three people were killed by flooding and winds in Arkansas, with officials saying two more people are missing. Rushing water swept away a car, drowning a woman in Missouri; and a ...

Mel B's estranged husband turns to police over extortion attempt - TV3.ie

The film producer is facing accusations of blackmail himself regarding his divorce from the Spice Girls star. Stephen Belafonte and Mel B. Los Angeles police officials are investigating allegations suggesting an ex-girlfriend of Mel B's estranged ...

Young mother found dead in city squat - Irish Examiner

Gardaí are hoping an autopsy, to be carried out later today, will give them some indication as to how a young mother died in a squat in Cork City. Gardaí at the scene on Cork City's Sheares Street where the body of Amy McCarthy was found. At around 7am ...

Charlie Flanagan rejects Theresa May's Brexit stance - Irish Times

British prime minister Theresa May's repeated claim on Brexit that “no deal is better than a bad deal” has been strongly rejected by Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan. Ms May was speaking after European Union leaders on Saturday unanimously ...

In keeping with the times, Dublin have the final word against Galway - Irish Examiner

Dublin 2-13 Galway 2-7: On the surface, it will be dismissed as just another example of Dublin's might, a fourth All-Ireland U21 title since 2010 and the second on Dessie Farrell's watch. The Dublin team celebrate after victory in the EirGrid All ...

Fintan O'Connor 'relieved' as Kerry get the better of Westmeath - Irish Examiner

Kerry 0-20 Westmeath 2-12: Kerry senior hurling manager Fintan O'Connor, confessed to being “relieved, more than anything” after his side pulled off a vital win against Westmeath in miserable weather in Mullingar yesterday afternoon. A wind-assisted ...

Munster get back on track after Saracens heartbreak - Irish Examiner

Benetton Treviso 14 Munster 34: It's a pity in many ways that Saturday's visit of Connacht to Thomond Park means little to the Red Army even though a favourable outcome could still see Munster emerge as top seeds after the 22nd and final round of the ...

Macron honours Holocaust victims and vows 'never again' - Irish Independent

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron has paid homage to the tens of thousands of French Jews killed in the Holocaust with a sombre, simple message to voters: Never again. Chants of "Macron, President!" mixed with tears of sorrowful ...

Slaneysiders breeze past plucky Offaly - Irish Independent

A couple of Oisin Bennett frees helped Laois see it out and set up a semi 1 A couple of Oisin Bennett frees helped Laois see it out and set up a semi-final clash with Kilkenny. Photo: Stock image. Independent.ie Newsdesk Twitter Email. April 30 2017 2 ...

State to pursue stake in National Maternity Hospital, says Harris - Irish Times

Minister for Health Simon Harris has indicated the State will seek a stake in the ownership of the new National Maternity Hospital (NMH) after its transfer to St Vincent's Hospital campus, which is owned by a religious order. Mr Harris issued a ...

Survivor's mum opens up over road tragedy in Donegal that killed two teens : “My heart is broken” - Irish Mirror

A mother of one of the three survivors of the crash that killed two teenagers said today: “My heart is broken.” She said her injured son had “lost his two best buddies”. Reports from the scene of the accident in Co Donegal suggested that some of the ...

Mark Selby rallies after early John Higgins domination - Irish Times

John Higgins thought his days as a Crucible contender were gone but a fifth Betfred World Championship title is in his sights after he secured a three-frame overnight lead in the final against Mark Selby. An agonising first-round defeat to fellow Scot ...

Celtic's Scott Sinclair has his say following alleged racist abuse in Old Firm - Irish Independent

Scott Sinclair has posted a picture on social media showing the alleged racist abuse he suffered during Saturday's Old Firm derby. The Celtic winger posted a still from footage of the game at Ibrox, which Celtic won 5-1, apparently showing a man making ...

WATCH: Pescara midfielder Sulley Muntari booked after reporting racial abuse to Serie A referee - Irish Examiner

Sulley Muntari walked off the pitch in protest during Pescara's clash with Cagliari today having been booked after reporting racist abuse to the referee. The 32-year-old said he heard the chants throughout the match at Cagliari's Stadio Sant'Elia and ...

Trump faces government shutdown as he marks 100th day - Irish Times

After 100 days in office without passing any major legislation, US president Donald Trump faces a week with a deadline to avert a government shutdown and the possibility of progress on health care. Trump has spent his first three months coming to terms ...

Val Kilmer confirms he has battled cancer - RTE.ie

Actor Val Kilmer has confirmed he has been treated for cancer, having previously denied he was battling serious illness. Last November, Kilmer dismissed his Ghost and the Darkness co-star Michael Douglas' suggestion that he had been diagnosed with oral ...

Arsene Wenger: Our 'target is not to finish above Spurs, but to fight for the title' - Irish Examiner

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has played down the significance of his side's 2-0 defeat in the final north London derby at White Hart Lane. Spurs move back to within four points of Chelsea, who had earlier won 3-0 at Everton. Tottenham's win ensured ...

Joshua plots next move after passing Klitschko test - RTE.ie

Anthony Joshua has already started plotting how he can continue improving as a fighter after so impressively passing his greatest test by beating Wladimir Klitschko. The 27-year-old added the WBA title to his IBF championship in front of 90,000 at ...