Patrick McGurk faces charges of possessing an offensive weapon, namely a hammer, and causing grievous bodily harm

A shop owner was beaten about the head with a hammer after chasing Christmas Eve robbers, the High Court in Belfast has been told. Jack Legge needed s(...)

After a sex offender  was released from prison his photograph and details appeared in April 2013 on the Facebook page “Keeping our kids safe from predators II”. Photograph: Eric Thayer/Reuters

A convicted child sex abuser was threatened with being thrown off a pier after featuring on a Facebook page set up to monitor paedophiles in Northern (...)

Belfast solicitor Pat Finucane who was shot dead by Loyalists.

A High Court judge is to examine British government meeting notes before deciding whether they should be disclosed to the family of murdered Be(...)