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Poll: Would you like to see Donald Trump impeached?

Congresswomen: Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ayanna Pressley. Source: Press Association Images

US CONGRESSWOMAN RASHIDA Tlaib has called for the impeachment of US president Donald Trump after he tweeted telling progressive Democratic congresswomen ...

2019-07-15 12:10 open_in_new
Poll: Are you happy with Phil Hogan getting a second term?

TAOISEACH LEO VARADKAR confirmed yesterday his intention to nominate Phil Hogan for a second term as Ireland’s representative in the European Commission.

Hogan served as the European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development in his previous term but it’s not a given he will ...

2019-07-10 11:25 open_in_new
The 9 at 9: Saturday

EVERY MORNING brings you all the news you need to know as you start the day.

1. #KILKENNY: A man has died following a light aircraft crash in Kilkenny. 

2. #LOUTH: A teenage girl who was pulled out to sea by a rip current off the Louth coast died in ...

2019-06-29 10:46 open_in_new
Man dies following light aircraft crash in Kilkenny

A POST MORTEM examination is to be carried out on the body of a man who died when the light aircraft he was piloting crashed at the back of his home in Co Kilkenny.

The accident occurred around 9pm last night at an area known as Gowran Cross, in Co Kilkenny which is located around 8km from ...

2019-06-29 09:43 open_in_new
Man arrested over 1984 murder of Marie Tierney released without charge

A MAN IN his 70s who was arrested yesterday in connection to the murder of a woman in 1984 has been released without charge.

Marie Tierney was reported missing by her husband on 22 October 1984.

The mother-of-two had left their family home in Jenkinstown in Kilkenny the previous ...

2019-06-27 12:34 open_in_new
Potential breakthrough in 35-year-old case as man arrested over murder of Marie Tierney

A MAN HAS been arrested in connection with the murder of a woman who was killed almost 35 years ago. 

Marie Tierney was reported missing by her husband on 22 October 1984 after leaving their house in Jenkinstown, Kilkenny the night before. 

Her car was discovered the following day ...

2019-06-26 13:28 open_in_new