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# killing - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Man stabbed to death at house in Clare

Another man was found stabbed near the house but his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

# killing - Thursday 4 July, 2013

'No confidence' in leadership of PSNI unit reviewing unsolved Troubles murders

A report published yesterday found that the some military cases relating to state involvement were reviewed with less rigor than others.

# killing - Monday 24 June, 2013

16 soldiers dead as Lebanon clashes continue Lebanon This post contains images

16 soldiers dead as Lebanon clashes continue

Fierce clashes continued for a second day between the army and gunmen loyal to a radical Sunni cleric in the Lebanon.

# killing - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Column: Ending the death penalty – a view from Texas

Former inmates are among those gathering to fight capital punishment at a world congress event that begins today, but Kirstin Houle from Texas says theirs is a daily struggle they know they will win.

# killing - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Updated: Oscar Pistorius hearing adjourned until August

The South African ‘Blade Runner’ was back in court for the first time since he was bailed in February. The full trial is not expected to get under way until next year.

# killing - Monday 27 May, 2013

Man released without charge over Dean Fitzpatrick killing

The 23-year-old was found with stab wounds at the Malahide Road in Dublin late on Saturday night.

# killing - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Gardaí appeal for help in finding Letterkenny killer

The body of Bogdan Michalkiawicz was discovered at Westside Apartments off the Main Street in Letterkenny on Wednesday morning.

# killing - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

From The42 Pistorius wants to resume training: manager Request

Pistorius wants to resume training: manager

The South African Paralympian has already been allowed to travel overseas.

# killing - Friday 29 March, 2013

Column: Not enough has been done to uphold the spirit of the Good Friday Agreement

It’s true Northern Ireland has come a long way over the last fifteen years, but we cannot afford to hang the ‘mission accomplished’ banner over the peace process, writes David McCann.

# killing - Saturday 16 February, 2013

Pistorius 'numb with shock and grief', says uncle

The Olympic athlete’s family is strongly refuting the murder charge against him, saying they have “no doubt” there is “no substance to the allegation”.

# killing - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Man arrested over Alan Ryan killing

Former Real IRA member Ryan was shot dead outside a house in north Dublin last September.

# killing - Thursday 7 February, 2013

Tunisia pledges new govt after opposition leader's killing

Chokri Belaid’s murder has sparked deadly protests and attacks on the ruling party’s offices.

# killing - Friday 1 February, 2013

One week on, Gardaí appeal for information on Adrian Donohoe murder

Gardaí are focusing on trying to trace a car found burnt out on Sunday afternoon.

# killing - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

€50,000 reward offered for information in garda killing

The funeral of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe will take place in Dundalk today.

# killing - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Man arrested in relation to the murder of Dean Johnston

Johnson was shot dead as he sat in a car on May 25, 2011 at Moorfield Avenue, Clondalkin at around 9pm.

# killing - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Gardaí arrest second man in Donaghmede stabbing investigation

22-year-old Shane O’Connor was found lying on the street outside his home last Monday. Gardaí have detained two men in connection with the case.

# killing - Sunday 7 October, 2012

Three men released in John Wilson murder investigation

One man is still being held in Clondalkin in connection with the case.

# killing - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Double killer Malcolm MacArthur released after 30 years

MacArthur was jailed in 1982 after he killed a nurse in the Phoenix Park and shot dead a farmer.

# killing - Monday 13 August, 2012

Norway to publish report on response to 22 July attacks

Report on how so many people were killed that day is expected to be highly critical of the official response to the attacks.

# killing - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Family of Irishman killed in Bolivia seek UN support

Michael Dwyer was shot dead during a Bolivian police raid in a hotel in 2009.

# killing - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Texas executes convicted killer despite claims of low IQ

Lawyers for 54-year-old Marvin Wilson had argued that he should have been exempt from capital punishment because he had an IQ of 61.

# killing - Thursday 12 July, 2012

"The truth has triumphed" - accused respond to Michaela verdict

“I suffered a lot. I was brutalised by police. I was beaten so much,” Avinash Treebhoowon said outside the courtroom.

# killing - Monday 2 July, 2012

Human head found in a park in Canada

The head is believed to belong to the Chinese student who was brutally killed and dismembered in Montreal last month.

Three due in court over Ciaran Noonan death

The 29-year-old’s body was found in a field in Co Meath in early November 2011.

# killing - Friday 22 June, 2012

Defence argues that Breivik was sane when he carried out killings

The prosecution is calling for Breivik to be declared insane, but Breivik has said he will appeal the verdict if he is found criminally insane.

# killing - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

No charges for Texas father who killed man caught abusing his daughter

Man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# killing - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

Donegal family dog stabbed five times and has throat slit

Trevor Peoples discovered his German Shepherd ‘Rex’ dead in the shed of the family home in St Johnston on Saturday morning.

# killing - Monday 11 June, 2012

Father kills man he caught trying to sexually abuse his daughter US

Father kills man he caught trying to sexually abuse his daughter

Police in Texas said that the man would likely not be arrested for the killing which happened on Saturday.

# killing - Friday 20 April, 2012

Man arrested over fatal Wexford stabbing

Jason Ryan died of stab wounds after an altercation at his home in January.

# killing - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Trayvon Martin case: Lawyers drop Zimmerman, say he’s ‘emotionally crippled’

George Zimmerman killed black teenager Trayvon Martin in February, claiming self-defence in a case that has sparked fresh debate about race in America and self-defence laws.

Family of Michael Dwyer pressures EU to find answers over killing

The family of an Irish man killed by Bolivian state police in 2009 is travelling to the European Parliament today, seeking to secure information about his death.

# killing - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Trayvon Martin killing: Prosecutor cancels grand jury hearing

The move means the decision to file charges will lie entirely with special prosecutor Angela Corey.

# killing - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Irish father of one killed in Florida restaurant shooting

The body of Tom Walsh, 43, from Tipperary was found at the Mainstreet Grill in DeLand.

# killing - Thursday 22 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge 6 political activist celebrities (other than George Clooney) Jailbird Celebs This post contains images

6 political activist celebrities (other than George Clooney)

These temporary jailbirds put their star power behind issues from the Vietnam War to nuclear power.

# killing - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Woman due before court over Cherry Orchard killing

The 49-year-old will be in court this evening in relation to the murder of David Darcy, who was shot dead in a van late last month.

# killing - Monday 28 November, 2011

Gardaí launch murder probe into man shot dead in Ballyfermot

The man in his late 30s was shot a number of times as he sat in a van outside a house just before 7am this morning.

# killing - Monday 31 October, 2011

Two arrested in connection with Falsey murder

Darren Falsey (36) was murdered in Carrigaline, Co Cork, in August. This morning, gardaí arrested two men during their investigations into the shooting.

# killing - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# killing - Monday 17 January, 2011

Michaela's funeral Mass told: Her life was stolen by "an evil act"

Bishop who married his nephew John to Michaela just over two weeks ago presides over moving service for bride killed on her honeymoon.