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Monday 21 December, 2015

Shane MacGowan has had his teeth fixed in 'the Everest of dentistry'

MacGowan’s last tooth fell out eight years ago – but now he’s had all 28 of them restored in a mammoth procedure.

Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Email threat to LA schools mentioned explosive devices and assault rifles

A ‘specific but non-credible’ threat was also made to schools in New York.

Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Time's Person of the Year is...

It was between Donald Trump, Caitlyn Jenner, Hassan Rouhani, Angela Merkel, and Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi.

Thursday 3 December, 2015

The 5 at 5: Thursday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Friday 20 November, 2015

Body of a woman found at Saint-Denis apartment after police raid

The woman was found in the rubble of the apartment after a fierce shootout with police.

Tuesday 13 October, 2015

How does Budget 2016 affect you? calculator will do the sums for you

Income tax, USC, tax credits… will you have more money or less after today’s Budget?

Friday 7 August, 2015

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Friday 17 July, 2015

Staff at Dublin hospital suspended for accepting expensive holidays

An RTE investigation found that staff accepted gifts from a supplier.

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Man (34) arrested after motorist stabbed to death following car crash

Police have been hunting for the man who killed the 79-year-old.

Thursday 16 July, 2015

The bizarre story of how Gaddafi almost bought a big chunk of Bank of Ireland

Irish government officials went to Libya to talk about a potential deal – but Libya didn’t feel ‘comfortable’ with Ireland’s handling of the financial crisis.

Former US president George Bush breaks bone in his neck

The 91-year-old former president of the US was injured when he fell at his home.

Monday 15 June, 2015

Thursday 11 June, 2015

Actor Christopher Lee has died at the age of 93 RIP

Actor Christopher Lee has died at the age of 93

The legendary actor was best known for his roles in Count Dracula, Hammer horror films, and Lord of the Rings.

Wednesday 10 June, 2015

The man behind the Sunday Game theme song has died RIP

The man behind the Sunday Game theme song has died

James Last, the popular easy-listening big band leader, has died at the age of 86.

Man does a backflip and lands in a pair of trousers

Well, this is impressive.

Tuesday 9 June, 2015

Man does the same dance routine at 100 different locations...

… and it’s probably the best video you’ll see all day.

Monday 8 June, 2015

Animals come across a mirror in the wild and are mesmerised by their own reflections

Some are baffled, others are antagonised.

Sunday 7 June, 2015

Barack Obama praises Irish woman in speech about immigration

Barack Obama said Ann Dermody had “worked hard” and “played by the rules”.

Shocking or fine? Artist criticised for vagina sculpture in Versailles

It’s either a massive tuba or else Marie Antoinette’s vagina – but the artist isn’t saying.

Two murderers leave note saying 'have a nice day' after escaping from US prison

A massive manhunt is under way in New York after the two killers escaped from the maximum security jail.

Man left in vegetative state dies nine years after vicious attack

Police have now launched a murder investigation into Paul McCauley’s death.

Emotional scenes as Joe Biden's son Beau is laid to rest RIP

Emotional scenes as Joe Biden's son Beau is laid to rest

“He did in 46 years what most of us couldn’t do in 146,” Barack Obama told mourners.

Gardaí search for thief after blade stolen from athlete

The blade was custom designed for the athlete and is of no use to anyone else, gardaí said.

Palace releases first official photographs of Princess Charlotte

The photographs were taken by Charlotte’s mother Kate.

Monday 1 June, 2015

Woman's sign language version of Eminem's Lose Yourself is incredible

The video is going viral on YouTube.

Friday 29 May, 2015

Thursday 28 May, 2015

Wednesday 27 May, 2015

What do you do in bed? Trans people answer questions they're frequently asked

The questions range from the mundane to the bizarre to the downright rude.

Tuesday 26 May, 2015

People from around the world photographed the one thing that means the most to them

Toys, poems, mittens and a yo-yo all made the list.

Monday 25 May, 2015

Broadcaster Bill O'Herlihy has died RIP

Broadcaster Bill O'Herlihy has died

He was 76 years old.

Friday 22 May, 2015

Rape victim who was wrongly arrested by police has been given £20,000 compensation

The teenager tried to kill herself after police accused her of lying about the attack.

Thursday 21 May, 2015

For the first time in seven years, Ireland's unemployment rate is under 10%

There are now 1.9 million people employed in Ireland and 212,000 who are unemployed.

Friday 15 May, 2015

Thursday 14 May, 2015

Jeremy Kyle defends male domestic abuse victim after audience laughs at him

The guest had described how his ex-girlfriend locked him in a flat and he’d had to jump from a third-floor balcony.

Man who didn't know how long his puppy had to live filmed her every day

The film is beautiful and oddly moving.

Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Investigation after another newborn baby dies at Cavan Hospital

The newborn baby died at the maternity unit in the hospital on Tuesday afternoon.