Son is jailed for life over brutal murder of Mayo father

A son brutally stabbed his father to death during a “trivial” row over broadband speed, a court heard. Stephen Gallagher, 55, repeatedly stabbed his 76-year-old father Thomas – a native of Achill, Co Mayo – more than a dozen times...

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Man didn’t know if he had a four- or two-year driving ban

A horse breeder who drove without insurance because he incorrectly thought his driving ban had expired has been described as “reckless”. Alex Keane (28), of 16 Larkfield Gardens, Kimmage, Dublin 12 pleaded guilty at Ballina District Court to driving without...

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Garda murder accused remains unable to appear before court

An application to remand in custody a 43-year-old charged with the murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan in June was...

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Two men due in court charged with handling stolen property

Two men are due to appear before Loughrea District Court this afternoon charged with handling stolen property which is alleged...

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Family ‘struggle’ as they face anniversary of young man’s murder

A family fighting to bring those responsible for the death of their 21-year-old son to justice has described the days...

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Gardaí reveal shocking case of speeding on busy Mayo road

One of the worse instances of speeding in the country last weekend was recorded in Mayo, An Garda Síochána has...

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Mayo landlady snuffs out Dublin drug dealer

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