Third person dies in Italy amid coronavirus outbreak
19 hours, 56 minutes ago
A third person infected with the coronavirus has died in Italy, as the government struggles to contain an outbreak of the illness in the north of the country with more than 130 cases reported since Friday.
Boy dies in hospital after being hit by van in Donegal
9 hours, 28 minutes ago
An eleven-year-old boy has died in a Belfast hospital after he was struck by a van in Co Donegal on Friday evening.
Israeli strike kill two in Syria after Palestine attack
2 hours, 56 minutes ago
Israeli aircraft struck the Islamic Jihad militant group in both the Gaza Strip and Syria, killing two fighters after the group fired a barrage of rockets at Israel.
Louth digest stomach-churning regret as lean spell hands Derry the spoils at Celtic Park
7 hours, 48 minutes ago
Division Three Derry 2-10 Louth 1-9 The defeat which all but resigns Louth to Division Four, it’s hard to put any other twist on Sunday’s loss at Celtic Park. A game The Reds could, and perhaps should, have won slipped their grasp, leaving each and every travelling stakeholder to digest stomach-chur
Vinny Perth offers Dundalk FC fitness update and previews Cork clash
9 hours, 27 minutes ago
Ahead of the visit of Cork City on Monday night, Dundalk FC manager Vinny Perth expressed his “shock” at the The Leesiders’ 6-0 hammering at the hands of Shamrock Rovers. The Lilywhites will be hoping to make it three wins from three in this season’s SSE Airtricity League when they welcome Neale Fen
OBITUARY: Larry Jordan was a member of the Pioneers
18 hours, 53 minutes ago
The death has taken place of Laurence (Larry) Jordan, Killin Jenkinstown, Dundalk. He passed away peacefully in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital on 26 December, 2019. Laurence was born on 30 April, 1932 to Kathleen Grimes and Peter Joseph Jordan of Slievenaglogh, Jenkinstown. He attended Aghameen Nation
'Heart aches daily': Family of Dreamworld ride victims speak before coroner delivers findings
5 hours, 20 minutes ago
Family members of people who died in the 2016 Thunder River Rapids accident at Dreamworld deliver victim impact statements ahead of a coroner's findings into the tragedy.
ASX tumbles as investors fear coronavirus spread
3 hours, 39 minutes ago
The Australian share market tumbles in early trade, as concerns about the spread of the coronavirus outbreak rattle investors.
'How can you call yourself a human being?': Daughters' message to their mother's killer
1 hour, 51 minutes ago
The twin 17-year-old daughters of Melbourne mother Kylie Blackwood describe the distress and loss they continue to feel over their mother's murder, as a plea hearing for her killer is told he savagely attacked a 73-year-old woman months earlier.
Sanders' 2016 movement now has political machine to push it
50 minutes ago
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — By the fall of 2018, when Democrats were promoting a slate of centrist candidates to topple Republicans in Congress, Bernie Sanders was seeing a very different...
Italy rushes to contain Europe's first major virus outbreak
18 hours, 52 minutes ago
CODOGNO, Italy (AP) — Italy scrambled Sunday to check the spread of Europe's first major outbreak of the new viral disease amid rapidly rising numbers of infections and a third death, calling off...
South Korean cases jump, China counts 150 more virus deaths
4 hours, 21 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea reported another large jump in new virus cases Monday a day after the the president called for “unprecedented, powerful” steps to combat the outbreak that is...