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Thursday 1 June 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Baltimore

Last year
# Exonerated
Prosecutors drop murder charges against Adnan Syed in ‘Serial’ podcast case
The 41-year-old was released from the prison where he had spent more than two decades
# ever forward
Ship from same firm that blocked Suez Canal runs aground in US
The Ever Forward an aground in the Chesapeake Bay shortly after leaving a Baltimore port on Sunday.
# Medical first
US surgeons transplant pig heart into human patient
The surgery last Friday took seven hours at the Baltimore hospital.
All time
# Wrap
Bengals snap Baltimore's 5-game NFL win streak
Joe Burrow threw for a career-high 416 yards and three touchdowns on Sunday.
# Criticism
Outrage as Trump lashes out at African-American lawmaker and calls Baltimore 'infested mess'
Trump’s outburst came in a series of tweets aimed at Democratic Representative Elijah Cummings.
# Baltimore
Huge fire engulfs fish factory in Co Cork
No casualties have been reported but the building is said to be destroyed.
# off the beaten track
'People have trouble finding us': 4 Irish foodie destinations in distinctly unlikely places
From the food truck up the side of a fjord, to the kitchens of an old Georgian house.
# Baltimore
Baltimore police officer shot dead the day before he was to testify against fellow officers
Sean Suiter was killed in Baltimore on Wednesday.
# Baltimore
Netflix's The Keepers highlights harrowing sexual abuse in a 1960s US Catholic school
The documentary investigates the murder of Sister Cathy Cesnik in 1969.
# racist teacher
'You are going to be a bunch of broke ass n****rs who get shot': Teacher fired after racist tirade
The incident happened in the Baltimore district of Maryland on Tuesday.
# anaphylactic shock
Lifeboat called out to respond to woman with jellyfish sting
The woman was feeling unwell with respiratory problems believed to have been caused by anaphylactic shock.
# freddie gray
Damning report shows scale of racial bias in Baltimore police force
The city’s mayor said there is a “long journey ahead of us”.
# kevin shird
The man who lived The Wire, and then turned it all around
Kevin Shird spent almost 12 years in prison in Baltimore before becoming a leading community figure.
# Baltimore
Man in panda suit shot after threatening to blow up TV station
The man was demanding news coverage of what he called a government conspiracy.
# Baltimore
Police shoot 13-year-old boy holding a pellet gun
Baltimore police say he is expected to survive.
# Cork
'Unresponsive' young boy evacuated from Cape Clear this morning
The Baltimore RNLI lifeboat crew were launched within minutes of the alert.
# Chicago
'It is graphic. It is violent. It is chilling' - Police release footage of officer shooting black teen 16 times
At the time of his death, police were responding to complaints about someone breaking into cars and stealing radios.
# glebe gardens
Here's what it's like inside (and outside) the best café in Ireland
# Baltimore
Blackface routine planned at fundraiser for cops accused of killing black man
The event is being organised by a former Baltimore cop fired for his Al Jolson perfomances.
# Tragedy
"Hero" Barry Davis Ryan laid to rest in west Cork
A number of Penney’s staff turned out for the funeral.
# Baltimore
Body found in search for missing Barry Davis Ryan
The body was found earlier today at a location close to where he entered the water.
# Rallying
Over 150 people have joined the search for man whose father and girlfriend were drowned
Barry Davis Ryan has been missing for over a week.
# anthony batts
Baltimore has sacked its police chief after a wave of murders
It “was not an easy decision” to fire him, the city’s mayor said.
# Baltimore
Three dead in shooting near US university campus
Police reported two gunmen in a van pulled over near a group of people and began firing.
# Baltimore
Search continues to bring missing man home for a "decent burial"
His mother has spoken of her huge loss after the tragedy.
# Baltimore
'When I heard that they were gone... what can you say - I still can't believe it'
His father and girlfriend died in the tragedy.
# Baltimore
Search resumes for missing man whose dad and girlfriend drowned in Cork
The bodies of Barry Ryan and Niamh O’Connor were recovered on Tuesday.
# Baltimore
New area searched for man whose dad and girlfriend died in Cork drowning
The man is believed to be in his 20s.
# Baltimore
Two dead after drowning in Cork, one person still missing
A search operation is still under way for the third person missing.
# pride in the name of love
American woman is asked to tone down her "relentlessly gay" garden, gets spectacular revenge
“I need more rainbows. Many, many more rainbows.”
# crimewave
Baltimore police are afraid to arrest people, and murders are at a record high
The city just had its deadliest month in 25 years – right after the death of Freddie Gray.
# Maryland
Woman found pushing her dead son on swings
She had been there for hours.
# indicted
Baltimore: Six police officers formally charged over Freddie Gray death
One officer has been indicted for second-degree murder.
# black lives matter
Jay Z and Beyonce "bailed protesters out after Ferguson and Baltimore protests"
The couple also gave to the burgeoning “Black Lives Matter movement”.
# malpractice
'More needs to be done': Baltimore police face a civil rights probe
‘There has been a serious erosion of public trust’.
# Baltimore
US police officer charged with biting a man's testicles during a fight outside an Irish pub
A fight broke out when Corporal Michael Flaig was accused of “rubbing his buttocks” on a woman.
# brandon tate brown
'This is out of control, we're being murdered for no reason'
The mother of a black man shot dead by police speaks to from Philadelphia.