Patrick Bamford scored twice in Leeds United’s victory over Wigan at the DW Stadium. Photograph:  George Wood/Getty Images

Patrick Bamford’s double sent Leeds to the top of the Championship after a bad-tempered 2-0 win at 10-man Wigan at the DW Stadium. Marcelo Bielsa’s m(...)

Joseph Rafferty arriving at Tallaght District Court last year. File  photograph: Collins

A Dublin man who went on a cocaine-fuelled driving rampage armed with a submachine gun has been jailed for nine years. Joseph Rafferty (38) seized mu(...)

Joseph Rafferty arriving at Tallaght District Court. Photograph: Collins

A 37-year-old man appeared in court on Thursday morning charged in relation to a series of incidents in west Dublin this week that sparked an eight-ho(...)

Joseph Rafferty was gunned down in 2005 as he made his way to work. Photograph: Gary Ashe /Allpix

A 29-year-old man was shot dead at close range by a gunman as he made his way to work 11 years ago, an inquest heard on Wednesday. Joseph Rafferty (2(...)

A family photo of Jean McConville with three of her children, taken shortly before she disappeared from her home in Belfast in 1972. Photograph: Paul McErlane/Reuters

More than 40 years after she was “disappeared” down the barrel of the Provisional IRA’s guns, Jean McConville’s name is a byword for the legacy the re(...)