Danny Lafferty scored Derry City’s opener in the win over Longford. Photograph: Brian Reilly-Troy/Inpho

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Jordan Gibson scored a penalty as Sligo Rovers edged Longford Town. File photograph: Evan Logan/Inpho

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Drogheda’s Ronan Murray during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Shamrock Rovers at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 1 Drogheda 1 Champions Shamrock Rovers missed an opportunity to regain outright leadership of the Premier Division table in a game of(...)

Sligo’s Jordan Gibson celebrates scoring a goal as Andy Boyle of Dundalk looks on. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Dundalk 0 Sligo Rovers 1 Jordan Gibson’s fourth goal of the season saw 10 man Sligo Rovers inflict a fourth defeat of the season on struggling Dundal(...)

Brandon Miele scores Shamrock Rovers’ fourth goal to complete his hat-trick in the FAI Cup quarter-final against Blueball United at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Bluebell United 2 Shamrock Rovers 4 Brandon Miele scored a sublime hat-trick at Tallaght Stadium to end non-league Bluebell United’s interest in the (...)

US president Barack Obama, accompanied by his nephews Aaron Robinson and Austin Robinson, pardons Tot, the national Thanksgiving turkey, in the Rose Garden of the White House on Wednesday. Photograph: Al Drago/New York Times

US president Barack Obama officially pardoned two turkeys on Wednesday, in an oddly mournful replaying of a White House Thanksgiving ritual that not e(...)