• Sport
    Irish Independent

    Trainer 'still in shock' as 17 horses gallop on road after breaking loose from field

    DUBLIN trainer James McAuley is "still in shock" after a "nightmare" ordeal on Tuesday afternoon which saw 17 of his horses break loose from a paddock before galloping at speed on the road, some for up to eight kilometres. All 17 returned to McAuley's yard in the Naul having been rounded up by locals, but two were put down on humane grounds after a veterinary inspection showed they had suffered "bad cuts which severed tendons" during the harrowing experience.

  • News
    Irish Independent

    100,000km on the clock and last NCT in 2019: mystery of Dublin-reg car crushed under Ukraine rubble

    A car with a Dublin registration plate has been found crushed under rubble from the war in Ukraine, sparking speculation about how it got there. A distinctive 04-D Irish registration plate can be seen on the destroyed Toyota RAV4 under a wrecked building in a video shot by New Zealand travel vlogger Nick Fisher, who has been travelling around Ukraine.

  • News
    Irish Independent

    Dublin Airport fight: Man hospitalised, another arrested, following daytime fight in busy terminal

    A man in his 20s has been arrested and another is receiving treatment in Beaumont Hospital following a fight in a busy Dublin Airport terminal today. The incident, which was captured on video and widely circulated on social media on Tuesday, shows how a fight broke out between two men before others became involved. Initially, the two men are separated in attempts to break up the fight but they clash once again and begin fighting with men standing around them looking on.

  • News

    Salvador Ramos: Texas school shooter was 'bullied over the clothes he wore'

    The teenage Texas school shooter who killed 19 children and two adults had been bullied over the clothes he wore and because he was from a poor family, a former friend has revealed. In the deadliest American school shooting since the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary a decade ago, Salvador Ramos opened fire just before noon at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, a small city west of San Antonio.

  • Celebrity
    The Huffington Post UK

    Kate Moss Denies Johnny Depp Pushed Her Down Stairs At Defamation Trial Testimony

    Kate Moss has refuted claims that Johnny Depp pushed her down a flight of stairs during their relationship, as she testified in his ongoing defamation lawsuit against his ex-wife Amber Heard. On the 22nd day of the lawsuit, the model appeared via video-link from Gloucestershire, where she was asked about her former relationship with the Edward Scissorhands actor. She was questioned specifically about a trip they took to Jamaica during their time as a couple.

  • News
    Irish Sun

    Father of two who died in steam roller collision to be laid to rest on Thursday

    CO MONAGHAN, Ireland - The driver of a steam roller who died tragically in a road traffic collision on Monday will be laid to rest on Thursday. Peter Murphy, who was aged in his 50s, died in the collision which occurred around 9:45am Monday at Shankhill, Smithboro, Co. Monaghan. Peter was married with two children.

  • US politics
    Irish Independent

    Trump's big defeat in US Republican primary voting

    Former US President Donald Trump's crusade for vengeance suffered two devastating blows after Georgia Govrernor Brian Kemp and Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger won their primaries Tuesday despite rejecting Trump's entreaties to reverse his 2020 election loss. It's a huge warning sign for the way for the way Republican voters view the former president's crusade to punish those who were not willing to overturn the will of the voters in 2020.