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#Lyra McKee

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Lyra McKee murder and parcel bomb plot given as reasons for two special 'Omagh laws' being renewed again

Dissident republican threat and gangland crime are to be given as reasons for two special laws being renewed.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Police investigating murder of Lyra McKee search number of properties in Derry

A number of items were seized during the search for further investigation.

# lyra-mckee - Saturday 11 May, 2019

Two men appear in Derry court charged with rioting on night Lyra McKee was shot

Paul McIntyre aged 51, and Christopher Gillen aged 38, were refused bail today at Derry Magistrates’ Court.

# lyra-mckee - Friday 10 May, 2019

Two men charged with bomb offences after being arrested in connection with murder of Lyra McKee

Both men are due to appear at Derry Magistrates Court tomorrow.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Four people arrested in connection with murder of Lyra McKee

McKee was murdered early on Good Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry.

# lyra-mckee - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Lyra McKee's partner hits out at 'idiot with a gun' who 'took away an amazing person'

McKee was shot dead during rioting in Derry in the early hours of Good Friday.

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Saoradh offices searched as part of Lyra McKee murder investigation

A number of items were seized during the search for further investigation.

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

'We know that we will all rejoice together on the day that justice is achieved for our Lyra'

Lyra (29) was murdered early on Good Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry during a night of fierce riots.

# lyra-mckee - Friday 26 April, 2019

Police release more CCTV footage of suspected gunman who killed Lyra McKee

The PSNI has said that 140 people have come forward with information.

# lyra-mckee - Thursday 25 April, 2019

McDonald and Foster feel the heat but do not concede on the issues blocking Stormont

Northern Ireland has been without an Executive since January 2017.

'People know who is responsible': £10,000 reward offered for information on Lyra McKee murder

The 29-year-old journalist was killed in the Creggan area of Derry in the early hours of Good Friday.

# lyra-mckee - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Republican group Saoradh 'aggressively trying to recruit' students at University College Cork

The university is currently reviewing CCTV footage in a bid to identify the individuals responsible.

'Why in God's name does it take the death of a 29-year-old woman to get to this point?' - priest challenges politicians on NI stalemate

It’s been over two years since the Northern Ireland institutions collapsed. With no functioning government,

A quiet, reflective and defiant Belfast stands with the McKees as they celebrate their 'wee brainbox'

Lyra McKee is many things to many people now – but today was about her family and their loss.

'The pain will never ease': Funeral of Lyra McKee takes place in Belfast

The 29-year-old journalist was killed in Derry in the early hours of Good Friday.

'The loss of Lyra': Funeral service for murdered journalist Lyra McKee to take place in Belfast

The 29-year-old journalist was killed in Derry in the early hours of Good Friday.

# lyra-mckee - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Lyra's family: 'A warm and innocent heart, she was the greatest listener, someone who had time for everyone'

Lyra was murdered early on Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry following a night of fierce riots.

Woman arrested in relation to killing of Lyra Mckee released unconditionally

The 29 year-old was killed in Derry last week.

Lyra McKee murder investigation: 57-year-woman arrested under Terrorism Act Derry This post contains videos

Lyra McKee murder investigation: 57-year-woman arrested under Terrorism Act

The woman was taken to Belfast for questioning.

Dissidents admit to killing Lyra McKee, offering 'full and sincere apologies'

Using a code word, the group issued a statement to The Irish News taking responsibility for her death.

# lyra-mckee - Monday 22 April, 2019

Friends of Lyra McKee put red handprints on dissident republican group's office

McKee was murdered early on Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry.

Two teenagers arrested over Lyra McKee murder are released without charge

Police are continuing to seek information on the killing.

# lyra-mckee - Sunday 21 April, 2019

Ministers condemn march by republican group in Dublin as 'sickening' and 'disturbing'

The group was criticised for marching down O’Connell Street on Saturday.

# lyra-mckee - Saturday 20 April, 2019

'A disgusting attempt at intimidation': Republican group criticised for O'Connell Street march after Lyra McKee killing

The march comes less than 48 hours after the 29-year-old journalist was killed in Derry.

PSNI make fresh appeal after two teenagers arrested over killing of Lyra McKee in Derry

The 29 year-old was killed in the city on Thursday.

'Murdered by cowards': Ireland's front pages unite in mourning for Lyra McKee

The killing of the 29 year-old was covered on all of Ireland’s front pages this morning.

CCTV footage shows Lyra McKee and suspected gunman in moments leading up to her killing

The 29 year-old was shot dead in Derry on Thursday night.

# lyra-mckee - Friday 19 April, 2019

Vigils take place in Dublin, Belfast, and Derry in memory of journalist Lyra McKee

Meanwhile the PSNI has released new CCTV footage in an attempt to identify the shooter.

'They must be brought to justice': Leaders of NI parties issue joint statement condemning killing of Lyra McKee

In a rare unified statement, the six leaders said the attack was also an attack on the members of the Derry community.

Lyra McKee: A determined journalist who told the stories of marginalised people and her country’s troubled past RIP

Lyra McKee: A determined journalist who told the stories of marginalised people and her country’s troubled past

Lyra’s work covered topics to do with the legacy of the Troubles, the fight for LGBT equality, and her own life.

'An incredible talent': Tributes paid to 'rising star' Lyra McKee, journalist shot dead during rioting in Derry RIP

'An incredible talent': Tributes paid to 'rising star' Lyra McKee, journalist shot dead during rioting in Derry

PSNI have launched a murder investigation following the 29 year-old’s killing.

29-year-old journalist Lyra McKee shot dead during riots in Derry

Police said they were treating the shooting as a terrorist incident.