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Dublin men charged over 'old man masks' ATM raid in North

Dublin men Alan Carroll (37), of Island Key, and Darren Redmond (24), of Caledon Road, both in the East Wall area, appeared at Ballymena Magistrates' Court yesterday.

They are both charged with robbing a security firm of money and possessing a firearm with intent to commit robbery on March ...

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Drunk man abused bus driver for not letting him on

Alan McCabe (29) had "hit the bottle" on the first anniversary of his nephew's death.

Judge Patricia McNamara ordered McCabe to complete 80 hours of community service in lieu of two months in prison.

The defendant, of Allenton Avenue, Tallaght, admitted threatening and abusive ...

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Former US servicemen, aged 82 and 77, charged over Shannon 'security breach'

At a special sitting of Ennis District Court, Judge Marie Keane remanded Ken Mayers (82), of Santa Fe, New Mexico, and Tarak Kauff (77), of Woodstock, New York, in custody after refusing bail applications.

She said the two are facing "very serious charges".

Judge Keane refused bail ...

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Special Olympian Oisin going back to school to tell kids 'anything is possible'

When the kayak champion returns to Tullamore, Co Offaly, his inspirational message will be boosted by the two Olympic medals he will have around his neck.

A breathtaking finish saw Oisin (17) defeat Lithuanian Rolandas Kriauzlys by a hair's breadth for the gold in the 200m race. He ...

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Snowhere to hide - drug addict burglar nabbed by his frozen footprints

Mark O'Shea (38) stole cash from the Dublin location as the Beast From The East storm swept Ireland last year.

Officers immediately spotted his tracks in the fresh blanket of snow.

O'Shea tried to flee when gardai saw him but he was arrested after a struggle.

The accused, of ...

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Road rage dad threw bottle of cola at woman 'going 15kph' on M50

Daniel McDonagh (23) claimed the female driver was "doing about 15kph" as she came on to the motorway, and he threw the bottle in frustration. The woman had the top down on her convertible and the bottle hit her in the face, temporarily blinding her.

The drink spilled all over her and the ...

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Thieving addict is embarrassed, fed up with behaviour

Kevin Fitzpatrick (44) had tried repeatedly to beat his addiction, and told gardai on arrest he "just didn't seem to be able to get out of this addiction".

Fitzpatrick has since completed a residential course with the Camino Network and was volunteering with the service.

He was ...

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Hen party heartbreak as missing Ruth's body recovered from lough

Ruth Maguire (30), from Newcastle, Co Down, was with 32 people on a hen night in the popular village when she went missing at the weekend.

There was great concern for her welfare as soon as it was realised she was missing as it was "out of character", according to her friends.

The ...

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Nearly 11,000 left on operation lists for over one year

A total of 71,205 people were on waiting lists for day-case and inpatient procedures at the end of last month. They include 28 who have been waiting for pain-relief treatment for more than two years.

Some 343 patients have been waiting more than two years for orthopaedic procedures such as ...

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Fitness legend Mark runs off chips to help homeless in mother of all marathons

But marathon man Mark Conlon has revealed an unlikely secret behind his epic achievements - takeaways from the chipper.

The super-fit Dubliner said a regular intake of fast food, including chips and pizza, has played a key part in fuelling his many successes and also helped him remain ...

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Rory in a good place

But the Northern Irishman believes a new sense of perspective can help him do precisely that after ending his run of near-misses with a thrilling victory in the Players Championship.

Woods is the only player to have won at Sawgrass and Augusta National in the same year (2001) and McIlroy ...

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Underdog McAfee: I'm ready to risk it all

The former top kickboxer only turned pro in May 2017 but was fighting other Irish opposition in his third fight, boxing for a title in his fourth, accepted an Irish title fight in his sixth, and will finally box for the prestigious green strap in his seventh.

Careers, especially for ...

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Frank Roche: 'Dubs certainly not near to their efficient best'

But the manner of the defeat - as much as the actual result and the statistical si gnificance of failing to reach a league final for the first time in the Jim Gavin era - was worrying. Especially when taken in the overall spring context of losing three NFL fixtures for the first time under ...

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Parrott to keep feet on ground

Parrott, who only recently turned 17, has been name-checked by people like Mauricio Pochettino and Mick McCarthy while Stephen Kenny had asked the ex-Belvedere player to play 'up' and join the Ireland U21 squad for their Euro qualifier at home to Luxembourg on Sunday.

A foot Injury has put ...

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Dubs doubt over duo

Rushe was named in the starting team to play in Thurles last Saturday in Dublin's quarter-final victory over Tipperary but was replaced in the line-up by Kilmacud Crokes' Caolán Conway while Cian Boland - who came on as a second-half substitute and scored two points from play - wore Rushe's ...

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Giggs: 'I'll win over doubters'

Wales start their Euro 2020 qualifiers at home to Slovakia on Sunday, with the jury still out on Giggs' 14 months in charge since he succeeded Chris Coleman.

On the face of it, Giggs has had an average return of three wins, one draw and five defeats from his nine games in charge.

But ...

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Jackies look to book Semi
Mick Bohan was delighted to welcome Sinéad Finnegan back into the fold at the DCU Sportsgrounds on Saturday as Dublin recorded a convincing 10-point victory over Monaghan in Division One of the LIDL National Football League. ...
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Mac call for Doc: Vote of confidence for Wolves ace

Doherty, in form with a Wolves side who are headed for Wembley thanks to their weekend FA Cup quarter-final win, has not been able to match his Premier League success with joy at international level.

He had a difficult relationship with former manager Martin O'Neill, claiming before his ...

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John Aldridge: 'Klopp must make a call on alarming form of Salah as title race heats up'

None of us could have expected Salah to reproduce the form that saw him score 44 goals for Liverpool as he fired them into last season's Champions League final, but his dip in form is now in danger of becoming much more than just a temporary blip.

Salah has scored his share of goals in ...

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United crock Rom will miss Wolves clash

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking to bounce back from his first domestic defeat as caretaker manager by progressing at Molineux this evening,

United's list of absentees have shortened ahead of the tie, but Lukaku may miss out after aggravating a foot complaint in Sunday's 2-0 loss at ...

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Woman is facing trial in welfare fraud case

Susan Foley (66) had the case adjourned at Blanchardstown District Court for the preparation of a book of evidence.

Ms Foley, of St Ronan's Drive, Ronanstown, Clondalkin, is charged with 56 counts of fraud and deception dating from the 2000s.

The alleged offences include dishonestly ...

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