Police in Lyon, France have released footage of 'Yellow Vest' protestors attacking two police officers trapped in their car with rocks and other objects. Video: Reuters
US Senator Bernie Sanders from Vermont has announced he will be running for president for a second time, entering a crowded field of candidates vying for the Democratic Party nomination to take on President Donald Trump in 2020.
Honda Motor has announced it would shut its sole British plant by 2021. The closure of the Swindon factory is expected to result in 3,500 job losses and marks a big symbolic blow to British manufacturing amid the tumult of Brexit. Video: Reuters
Trailer for the sequel to the Disney hit movie, Frozen.
UK Labour deputy leader Tom Watson, who has been critical in the past of efforts to deal with anti-Semitism in the party, posted a video after seven Labour MPs resigned the party, saying he recognised issues in the party. Video: Tom Watson
Up to 500 community employment scheme supervisors have gone on strike amid demands for access to enhanced pension rights.The strike, organised by SIPTU and Fórsa trade unions, saw demonstrations nationwide. Video: Bryan O'Brien
The Syrian Civil Defence, aka The White Helmets, released a video on February 18 said to show its members rescuing a puppy from underneath rubble. The group said the rubble was caused by shelling by Syrian government forces.
Seven UK Labour lawmakers quit on Monday (February 18) over leader Jeremy Corbyn's approach to Brexit and a row over anti-Semitism. Luciana Berger, Chris Leslie, Angela Smith, Gavin Shuker, Chuka Umunna, Mike Gapes and Ann Coffey.
Colourful caricatures of US president Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin joined Harvey Weinstein at the Nice Carnival on Saturday (February 16). The carnival, held since 1873, runs rom Feb. 16 until March 2.
Taking over the role after the firing of James Comey, Former acting FBI director Andrew McCabe told 60 Minutes in an interview broadcast on the 18th February that Trump believed Putin over US advice. Video: CBS/60 Minutes
Actress Demi Isaac Oviawe was lost in a dance-off elimination against Fred Cooke on Sunday 17 February. Video: Dancing with the Stars/RTE One
Former US secretary of state John Kerry has slammed the climate change record of the current US government and criticised US president Donald Trump and vice president Mike Pence. Video: Reuters
An optical phenomenon known as a solar halo, or a sun dog, has been caught on camera in China. Video: CCTV
A coffin containing the body of footballer Emiliano Sala was carried from a vigil site to a hearse by the star's friends and family on Saturday (February 16). Video: Reuters
Swiss actor Bruno Ganz, who played Adolf Hitler in the 2004 film "Downfall", has died aged 77.
Former US cardinal Theodore McCarrick has been expelled from the Roman Catholic priesthood following allegations against him, including sexual abuse of minors. Video: Reuters
US president Donald Trump has declared a national emergency over the southern border with Mexico. However, during the
50 minute announcement, Trump's speech and answers to journalists' questions took many tangents.
A bald eagle, freed from an ice ball 20 centimetres big, was given a grand send-off in northern Michigan, nine days after it was first rescued. Video: Wings of Wonder/Ken Scott Photography
Aurora police chief Kristen Ziman said the information they have points to gunman Gary Martin being terminated from his job on the same day he killed five people. Video: Reuters
US president Donald Trump said on Friday he will declare a national emergency at the US-Mexico border. Video: The White House
During leaders' questions in the Dail on Tuesday 12th February, the Taoiseach made comments on companies submitting low bids, only to raise prices afterwards. Video: Oireachtas TV
Tánaiste Simon Coveney has said that there is a natural extension date to the Brexit deadline at the end of June if "there is a plan to go with that". Video: Department of Foreign Affairs
Travis Kauffman survived an attack by a mountain lion while running on a Northern Colorado trail. Video: Colorado Parks and Wildlife
The night skies over the Paatsjoki river in Finnish Lapland, close to the Russian border, turned green and pink early on Thursday (February 14). The northern lights, also known as Aurora Borealis, started just after midnight and lasted 30 minutes.
US president Donald Trump has created an emergency from an "illusion that he wants to convey" according to the House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Video: C-Span
A prisoner named Tommy appears in "Inside Ireland’s Largest Prison", a documentary focusing on life in the Midlands Prison, Co Laois. Tommy died nine days after his release. Video: Virgin Media
UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has accused British prime minister of "running down the clock" after her Brexit plan B was defeated in the House of Commons. Video: UK Parliament TV
The official trailer for This Time with Alan Partridge, starring Steve Cooogan. Video: BBC
Is baby Lena Wilhare's love of mussels proof that you can get children to eat anything? Video: Wilhare family
Residents of homes near Dublin Airport protested as Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Tourism Minister Shane Ross performed the official sod-turning for the new North Runway project. Video: Bryan O'Brien
A charity founded by country and western singer Dolly Parton has launched a free book programme for young children in Tallaght in Dublin.
15 years after it landed on Mars, Nasa's Opportunity rover has completed its mission. Originally designed to run for 90 days, Opportunity discovered definitive proof of liquid water on ancient Mars. Video: Nasa
Airbus have announced that they will end production of their flagship aircraft, the A380, in 2021. Billed as the pinnacle of air travel, where did it go wrong for the double-decker airplane? Video: David Dunne
Azam Jangravi raised her headscarf in the air on Tehran's busy Revolution Street a year ago. After her protest she was arrested and sentenced to three years in prison. She managed to escape Iran with her daughter Viana before her jail term began.
Trailer for A Private War, starring Rosamund Pike.
Pierre Moscovici, the EU Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs, has called for a united front from member states on taxing internet companies - a move Ireland has opposed. Video: European Commission
The official trailer for The Umbrella Academy, starring Robert Sheehan and Ellen Page. Video: Netflix
36 Sandymount Avenue, Ballsbridge is a five-bedroom house in Ballsbridge full of interesting architecture detail and is on the market through Knight Frank for €3million. Video: Enda O'Dowd
Speaking in the Dáil, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said, "There are one or two contractors who, quite frankly, I would not like to see get a public contract again in this State." Video: Oireachtas TV
During questions in an Exiting the European Union Committee in London, former taoiseach Bertie Ahern said that Northern Ireland is not the same as other parts of the UK. Video: Parliament TV