#JournalismMatters Conor Feehan highlights how the media has given a voice to those affected by the homelessness crisis
In an era when "fake news" has become a catch-all cry for those who often simply don't like what...
In an era when "fake news" has become a catch-all cry for those who often simply don't like what...
Tiger Woods ended five years without a win with victory in the Tour Championship in Atlanta, the 80th PGA Tour title of his career.
Theresa May is to meet senior ministers as she battles to save her Chequers blueprint for Brexit following last week's humiliating rebuff by EU leaders.
A second allegation of sexual misconduct against US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has fuelled calls from Democrats to postpone further action...
A male motorcyclist has died after being involved in a crash in Newry.
Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods form a dream final group on the final day of the Tour Championship at East Lake, with the American three shots clear. Follow the action here.
Former Ireland international soccer player Robbie Keane has revealed he moved his family back home because he wants to bring his two sons up in Ireland.
Barry Hearn has warned rival boxing promoter Frank Warren that Anthony Joshua will not accept a 50-50 purse split for a prospective all-British super-fight against Tyson Fury in April next year.
More than €1m in cash seized in a massive operation against the Kinahan crime gang "may have been on its way out of the country".
Former boxing promoter Frank Maloney, who had a sex change to become Kellie Maloney — has told how she feared she was going to be exposed after attending a cross-dressing party in Dublin.
Police in Magherafelt, Co Derry arrested a man for drink driving on Saturday morning after discovering an upside down car on fire.
Six siblings of a Republican Congressman standing for re-election in the US have taken the unusual decision to release an advert telling people not...
Gardaí have arrested three men on suspicion of money laundering offences after a vehicle check this morning.
Alex Ferguson on Saturday returned to Old Trafford for the first time since undergoing emergency brain surgery in May.
Edendork St Malachy’s GAC have released a statement in light of the incident that saw...
Two men are due to appear at Wexford District Court tomorrow morning, charged in relation to the seizure of €1.7m in cash.
The ex-husband of a US tennis star killed his son and daughter in their sleep, and then turned the gun on himself, police said.
Gardaí have arrested a fifth person, a 39-year-old woman, in connection to a massive €1.7m cash seizure.
Daniel Downey interrupts his daughter’s dance class to make an emotional reunion. The result is deeply moving.
Singer Margo O’Donnell has revealed that she hasn’t spoken to her brother Daniel since their mother died in 2014.
Simon Zebo made it five tries in five games for Racing 92 with a brace in last night's 27-11 victory over Castres Olimpique in Paris.
Celtic wanted John McGinn this summer but he opted to sign for Aston Villa instead.
This is the Irish Independent report which details the drowning tragedy in RTE broadcaster Des Cahill’s family, which he revealed on the Late Late Show on Friday.
Iran has summoned diplomats from Britain, Denmark and the Netherlands over allegedly harbouring members of a terrorist group that launched an attack on a military parade in the country's south-west.
Síle Seoige said she believes "everything happens when it is meant to" and has no regrets about her life path which has brought her to her current family joy.
Irish sailor Gregor McGuckin is out of the Golden Globe Race after his boat was rolled 360 degrees during a storm in the Indian Ocean.
Former Newcastle manager Kevin Keegan has revealed he dressed in disguise to sneak into St James' Park following his fall-out with owner Mike Ashley.
This fay next year, Joe Schmidt's Ireland team kick off their World Cup campaign against Scotland in Yokohama. Here's the view from our expert panel on the biggest tournament in rugby in 2019.
Tyson Fury will fight Deontay Wilder for the WBC heavyweight world title on December 1.
Some of British Prime Minister Theresa May's ministers will demand a "Plan B" on her Brexit proposal next week and could quit if she does not change course, the Telegraph newspaper reported late on Friday, citing unnamed sources.
A gang of people smugglers who hatched an "alarmingly amateur" plot to bring migrants across the English Channel on jet skis have been jailed.
Fourteen Colombian police dogs have been given medals and diplomas as they were retired after years of service sniffing out drugs, bombs and bodies.
A Catholic bishop accused of repeatedly raping a nun has been arrested by police in India.
Christine and Frank Lampard have said they are "so in love" after welcoming a baby daughter.
Leinster head coach Leo Cullen has named a strong side to face Edinburgh at the RDS this Saturday, with Dan Leavy set to make his first appearance of the season off the bench.
Pat Spillane has opened up on working with Joe Brolly, saying that he and the former Derry star are 'acquaintances' rather than friends.
Met Éireann is predicting very unsettled weather over the weekend but says it will become mainly dry and settled from Monday onwards.
A house in which a young man killed his two nine-year-old brothers is set to be demolished after their mother's emotional campaign.
Ross Byrne admits it was a bit surreal when he began his Leinster career and a major part of his role required him to order around some of Irish rugby's most decorated stars.
Two 15-year-old boys have been arrested on suspicion of preparing for terrorist acts.
Ulster scrum-half John Cooney has revealed that he saw a counsellor during his time in Connacht after suffering a number of injury set-backs.
A convicted Lithuanian killer has pleaded guilty to the rape of a woman in her Rathfriland home as her five-year-old son slept in the next room.
Republicans are warning that time is running out for US Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh's accuser to tell Congress about her claim he sexually assaulted her when both were teenagers.
A girl has been attacked by a shark off the same Great Barrier Reef island in Australia where a woman was mauled a day earlier.
Teammates of an Iowa State University student who was killed while playing golf near the campus have lit candles at a vigil to remember the 22-year-old.
Amid the euphoria of a glorious Champions League victory over Paris St-Germain, defender Virgil van Dijk warned that Liverpool must stay humble if they are to achieve their goals this season.
Bohemians will meet Cork City in the semi-finals of the FAI Cup after they deservedly won at the Brandywell in a fascinating contest.
Business law firm ByrneWallace has named Neil Keenan as the firm's Head of Corporate. He takes over the role from Feargal Brennan, who was appointed managing partner of ByrneWallace in June and had previously led the corporate division since 2011.
Agtech, analytics, and artificial intelligence are among the technologies being used by startups from the UK, Chile, India, Canada, and the US, who arrived in Cork this week to begin Ireland's first accelerator programme for aquaculture.
World stock markets broadly rose for a second straight day yesterday, while safe-haven assets such as US bonds and the Japanese yen slipped to multi-week lows, on bets the ongoing US-China trade spat would inflict less damage than feared.
A Kerry man braved the force of Storm Ali to travel to Lotto HQ in Dublin to collect a cheque for €500,000.
Rafael Benitez has paid tribute to Stephen Darby after the defender was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease.
Homeowners across the country are battening down the hatches as gusts of over 140 km/h are being recorded during Storm Ali.
Roberto Firmino is such an important cog in the Liverpool machine Sadio Mane was texting him 24 hours before their match against Paris St Germain urging the Brazil international to declare himself fit for the Champions League opener.
James Horan has been nominated by his club Ballintubber as the search goes on for Stephen Rochford's successor.
Leinster have launched their new adidas 'Night Navy' Leinster Rugby European jersey.
Wales international Ethan Ampadu has signed a new five-year contract with Chelsea, the Premier League club have announced.
Leinster star Ross Byrne had a discussion about the possibility of leaving Leinster in the summer but it was never on the cards.
ESB Networks have confirmed that up to 67,000 homes, farms and businesses are still without power this evening.
Two people have been injured after a car hit pedestrians outside a London mosque.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has agreed to permanently dismantle his main nuclear complex at Nyongbyon if the United States takes corresponding measures, South Korean president Moon Jae-in said.
Callous thieves have stolen the wheels from a nurse's car while she was working at a hospital in Co Armagh.
All-Ireland Ladies Football champions Carnacon will not be thrown out of this year's championship after the Connacht Council ruled against the Mayo LGFA tonight at a meeting in Ballyhaunis.
Roberto Firmino struck a stoppage-time winner as Liverpool beat Paris St Germain 3-2 at Anfield on Tuesday after Kylian Mbappe looked to have secured a point for the French side in a compelling Champions League Group C clash.
It was a joyous night for Liverpool at Anfield but there was a strange reaction from Mo Salah to Roberto Firmino's late winner in their 3-2 victory over Paris-Saint-Germain.
A tetchy Mauricio Pochettino accused journalists of disrespecting his players after Tottenham opened their Champions League campaign with a 2-1 defeat at Inter Milan.
On this week's episode of The Left Wing, Will Slattery and Luke Fitzgerald are joined in studio by Leinster out-half Ross Byrne to discuss his career to date.
Mayo LGFA secretary Kevin McDonnell has said that the county board were never informed of any mental health issues when they met with the players who left the panel this year.
Tottenham have lost three successive games under Mauricio Pochettino for the first time after a late capitulation saw Inter Milan win their Champions League opener 2-1 at San Siro.
Liverpool's European journey begins at Anfield where big-spending PSG and their attacking trio of Mbappe, Neymar and Cavani will be expected to cause problems.
Kylian Mbappe is well on his way to becoming the successor to Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo's crowns at the top of world football.
The health of our gut affects almost every aspect of our mind and body, from our mood and immune system, to digestive health and comfort, according to dietitian Jo Travers.
England forward Sam Burgess insists he wants the truth to come out over sexting allegations surrounding his NRL club South Sydney .
Safety experts have shared a tips on how to exercise caution on the roads as Storm Ali approaches Ireland.
Videos of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro feasting on a steak prepared by a celebrity chef at a time many in his crisis-wracked nation are going hungry is drawing fury from opponents of the embattled socialist leader.
A Russian reconnaissance aircraft was brought down by a Syrian missile over the Mediterranean, killing all 15 people on board, the Russian defence ministry said.
The family of a girl who suffered a broken leg and fractured pelvis in a hit-and-run in Derry have said they are "thankful she is alive".
Republicans have laid plans for a Senate committee hearing at which US Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh and the woman alleging he sexually assaulted her decades ago will testify publicly.
In a snapshot,here is how the UK's Brexit could really affect the Republic-Northern Ireland border.
Pauric Fanning has been announced at the man to succeed Derek McGrath as manager of the Waterford senior hurling team.
A British diver who helped rescue youth football players trapped in a cave in Thailand is suing Tesla chief Elon Musk.
It was a famous for equestrian sports in this country today as Ireland's eventing team won silver at the World Equestrian Games in Mill Spring, North Carolina.
The Tyrone County Board has condemned the ugly scenes that marred a number of championship games in the county over the weekend.
Tottenham Hotspur will be without five players for their Champions League opener at Inter Milan, with Hugo Lloris, Dele Alli and Moussa Sissoko injured plus Toby Alderweireld and Kieran Trippier left at home for technical reasons.
Irish super-middleweight champion JJ McDonagh will fight Chris Eubank Jr in the biggest fight of his career in Saudi Arabia later this month.
Republic of Ireland striker Áine O'Gorman has announced her retirement from international football.
Declan Rice highlighted why Gareth Southgate has tried to poach him from the Martin O'Neill in a superb performance in West Ham's convincing 3-1 victory over Everton at Goodison Park yesterday.
Derby manager Frank Lampard has accepted a charge of improper conduct from the Football Association following his sending-off during his side's defeat at Rotherham on Saturday.
Ryanair passengers were unable to check-in for flights or book trips due to issues with the website and app earlier today.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is hopeful Roberto Firmino will be fit to face Paris St Germain in Tuesday's Champions League game at Anfield.
West Ham forward Lucas Perez has denied reports he refused to go on as a substitute against Everton.
A US Border Patrol supervisor remains in jail in Texas after he confessed to killing four women and assaulting a fifth who managed to escape, police said in court records.
Dublin are back-to-back ladies football champions for the first time in history and you can celebrate their achievement with a free poster in tomorrow's Herald.
Dublin star Noelle Healy has admitted that not beating Cork en route to the 2017 All-Ireland title drove them to complete the two in-a-row against the Rebelettes this year.
Leinster flanker Dan Leavy will be available for selection for the first time this season at the weekend after recovering from a rib injury suffered in the summer.
On this week's episode of the Throw-In, Will Slattery looks back on the All-Ireland ladies football final with Dublin star Noelle Healy.
Irish singer Hozier has announced five concert dates around the country for this December.
A Dublin sports club has joined the 'house raffle' trend and are offering the chance to win a €200k home, complete with spending money.
Kevin Sharkey has withdrawn himself from the 2018 presidential race.
Gardaí in Tullamore have arrested a youth in relation to the murder of Bruno Rolandi.
Mums and dads are to get two extra weeks to spend with family in the first year after baby's birth as part of reforms in Budget 2019. Here we answer any questions you may have about how it will work.
A primary school teacher from Cork has been named as this year's Miss Ireland.
Fears that two people had become the latest victims of Novichok poisoning in Salisbury have been allayed after police said there was nothing to suggest the nerve agent had caused them to fall ill.
Mangkhut weakened from a typhoon to a tropical storm as it moved deeper into southern China on Monday, leaving death and destruction from Hong Kong to the Philippines.
Catastrophic flooding from Florence has spread across parts of the US, with roads cut off by the epic deluge and muddy river water swamping entire neighbourhoods miles inland.
President Donald Trump's nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court has been thrust into turmoil after the woman accusing him of high school-era sexual misconduct told her story publicly for the first time.
The chair umpire at the eye of the storm for last Saturday's US Open final, which led to Serena Williams accusing the official of sexism, has handed out his first code violation since the furore.
Gary 'Spike' O'Sullivan saw his world title hopes ended by a brutal first-round knockout from David Lemieux in Las Vegas on Saturday night, and now believes he will have to go back to go forward.
Moeen Ali refused to allow his England colleagues to launch a formal complaint against Australia after one of their players allegedly called him "Osama" during an Ashes Test in 2015.
The Sinn Féin candidate is the daughter of famed traditional composer Seán Ó Riada, and has caused controversy in the past for failing to describe IRA attacks as terrorism.
Leinster regained the Women's Interprovincial Championship after a dramatic 14-14 draw with defending champions Munster at Energia Park.
After the Springboks shocked the world by beating the All Blacks on Saturday, Ulster utilised three second half scores against the Kings to ensure there would only be one surprise result involving South African sides over the weekend.
Shane Ross was involved in another embarrassing sporting error after he congratulated new rowing world champion Sanita Puspure but managed to get her name spectacularly wrong.
Angela Stanford became the second-oldest player in LPGA history to win her first major when she captured the Evian Championship after a dramatic finish.
Egyptian archaeologists have discovered a statue of a lion’s body and a human head in the southern city of Aswan.