Jeremiah Mathis Thede walks free from Antrim Crown Court on Friday  after he was found not guilty of a charge of endangering an aircraft or persons in the aircraft. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

An American man has been cleared of air rage charges following the emergency diversion of a transatlantic flight to Belfast. Jeremiah Mathis Thede ((...)

Darren Kelly, from Basildon, Essex in England, was stabbed to death in nearby Pitsea last October.

A group of youths were seen hiding in a park moments before a man was killed in the mistaken belief he was a paedophile, a court in east England has h(...)

Jeremiah Mathis Thede leaves Antrim Crown Court where he is accused of endangering the safety of a transatlantic flight, April 6th, 2016.  Photograph: David Young/PA Wire

An American man accused of endangering the safety of a transatlantic flight chased a flight attendant up the aisle after she refused to serve him chee(...)

Even in the highly charged US abortion debate the unconsionable idea of “punishing the woman” is politically explosive and sufficiently taboo to produ(...)

Adnan Khashoggi: Saudi billionaire negotiated billions of dollars in weapons sales to Saudi Arabia in the 1970s and played “a central role for the US government” with CIA operatives in selling guns to Iran, according to a 1992 US Senate report co-written by then-Senator John Kerry, now the US secretary of state. Photograph: Getty Images

One day during his presidential re-election campaign in September 1996, Bill Clinton walked into a room in Westin Crown Center hotel in Kansas City. A(...)

John McGurk practising for a charity boxing night. Photograph: Lavey GAA

A “terrible addiction to gambling” turned a former All-Ireland GAA medal winner into a thief who helped himself to over half a million pounds from one(...)

Irish naval service personnel with cocaine seized from the Makayabella’. Photograph: PA

A ninth person has been jailed for his part in a plot to smuggle almost €300 million worth of cocaine into the United Kingdom only to be foiled by the(...)

Ben Megarry (19), from Harmin Park, Newtownabbey, Co Antrim, is accused of claiming a bomb had been planted at Columbine High School (above) in Colorado where, in 1999, two students murdered 13 people. File photograph: Getty Images

An autistic student from Co Antrim is to stand trial accused of hoax bomb warnings at major US airports and the scene of a previous high-school gun ma(...)

A postmortem revealed Jason McGovern had a fractured skull and died from resulting bleeding on the brain. Photograph: Stephen Hird/Reuters

Co Tyrone man Mark Donnelly will learn later this month if he is to face a trial for the fourth time for the one-punch unlawful killing of Co Monaghan(...)

Eamon Foley (55) of Drennan Road, Castlederg, Co Tyrone, was to be formally arraigned before Dungannon Crown Court for failing to annually reinform the authorities of his details as required under the terms of the sex offenders’ register. Photograph: Graham Hughes/Photocall Ireland

Convicted rapist Eamon Foley was freed on Thursday on continuing bail to find himself a new lawyer within a fortnight, after accusing his former solic(...)