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 ((...)

The London Supreme Court said on Thursday, ruling on the case of Ameen Jogee and Mohammed Hirsi (pictured), it was not right that someone should be guilty merely because they foresaw that a co-accused might commit a crime Photograph: Leicestershire Police/PA Wire

A London Supreme Court ruling on the issue of joint enterprise could lead to the reopening of several Northern Ireland cases including the murders of (...)

Brendan Rodgers the manager of Liverpool looks on from the bench on Wednesday night. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images
The Morning Sports Briefing
  • Sport
  • November 27, 2014, 08:30

The Champions League action continued last night with both Liverpool and Arsenal attempting to make it a first clean sweep of Premier League victories(...)

A prototype Grassometer fitted to a welly

A new device which enables farmers to easily measure the height and density of their grass using a smartphone app is set to be launched next mo(...)

Some of the thousands of pictures posted both on Facebook and Twitter under the #nomakeupselfie campaign which raised more than €1.1 million for the Irish Cancer Society.

The Irish Cancer Society received €1.1 million from the #nomakeupselfie campaign which went viral on social media last month. The craze s(...)

Fr Ray Kelly: “I love to sing, and I love the buzz of performing. I travelled to America and did shows there. I’ve never had to deal with anything like this before, but I’m coping.” Fr Ray Kelly: “I love to sing, and I love the buzz of performing. I travelled to America and did shows there. I’ve never had to deal with anything like this before, but I’m coping.”

A Meath priest has become an overnight YouTube sensation after a video of him singing Leonard Cohen’s Hallelujah went viral. Fr Ray Kelly’s sur(...)