The mother of a young man who fatally stabbed his nine-year-old brother before taking his own life has said she and her husband were “numb” upon disco(...)

Shane and Carmel Skeffington outside the Four Courts on Tuesday. Photograph: Collins

The family of a young man who fatally stabbed his nine-year-old brother before taking his own life settled a High Court action against the HSE on Tues(...)

The jury returned a unanimous verdict of unlawful killing in the case of Brandon Skeffington and a majority verdict of suicide “as a result of unsound mind” in the case of his brother Shane Michael. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

An inquest into the deaths of two brothers who died following an incident at their family home has heard one had been admitted to a psychiatric facil(...)

Michael Skeffington and his younger brother Brandon  were great friends who played football together, mourners at their funeral were told today.

Shane Michael Skeffington (20) and his younger brother Brandon (9) were buddies who played football together, mourners at their funeral heard today.As(...)

Nine year-old Brandon Skeffington (left) and his brother Shane (20) who died after an incident at a house in Banada, Co Sligo on Sunday night.

Gardaí investigating the deaths of two brothers in Co Sligo have revealed that they are not looking for anyone else in connection with the double trag(...)