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Three years for lovers' tiff stab

A MAN who stabbed his girlfriend in the street during a "lovers' tiff" has been given a three-year sentence at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.

The court heard that Ross Connolly (26) is still in a relationship with the woman despite giving her a collapsed lung.

Connolly, of Ferryman's Crossing, Seville Place, pleaded guilty to assault causing harm on January 23, 2009 on Middle Gardiner Street.

Woman killed six newborns

A 38-year-old French woman was jailed for 15 years for killing six of her newborn babies.

Hours before the verdict yesterday, Celine Lesage pleaded guilty to killing the infants at birth.

Lesage was arrested in 2007 after her partner at the time, Luc Margueritte, discovered the tiny bodies in plastic binbags in the basement of their apartment building. He was the father of the last newborn.

Police accuse Trump stalker

A 27-year-old man accused of stalking Ivanka Trump, daughter of Donald, has been arrested in Reno, Nevada.

Justin Massler described himself in a blog posting as "a celebrity stalker who is obsessed with Ivanka Trump".

His mother, Randee Massler, said he has only written about Miss Trump on the internet and has not come close to her.