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07 January 2019 00:00 A Johnny B Goode start as male stars shine

Strap yourselves in because we have three months of this — Dancing with the Stars is back for a third season of glitz, glamour, and a glitter ball trophy. As with every season, this year promises to be “bigger and better” and, no doubt, the whole nation will be glued to their sofas for the next 12 weeks to see who comes out on top. We are well aware 81

05 December 2018 12:27 Lester Piggott to remain in hospital 'as a precautionary measure'

Lester Piggott is expected to remain in hospital in London for a "few more days" after being admitted over the weekend. One of the sport's all-time great figures, Piggott, 83, was reported to be "in good shape" by his daughter Maureen Haggas, wife of Classic-winning trainer William Haggas. Haggas told the Racing Post her father would be having routine 59

26 November 2018 17:26 Melania Trump shows off White House Christmas decorations

First lady Melania Trump has unveiled the 2018 White House Christmas decorations. Mrs Trump designed the decor, which features a theme of American Treasures. Decorations include a tree trimmed by Gold Star families, an array of topiary trees and mantelpieces featuring the skylines of New York City, St Louis, Chicago and San Francisco, the White House 177

09 November 2018 10:27 Heartbroken Louth student pleas for last memories of dead boyfriend from her lost phone

A Co. Louth student is appealing for help to find her lost phone, containing precious memories of her boyfriend who died suddenly last month. 23-year-old Clare Fagan from Drogheda has made a heartrending plea with whoever may have her phone, just to back up the irreplaceable pictures, texts and recordings that were stored on the device. Most of the memories 28

04 November 2018 18:47 Neil Armstrong memorabilia fetches millions at auction

Memorabilia that belonged to the first man to set foot on the moon, Neil Armstrong, has fetched more than $7.4m at auction. Heritage Auctions, based in Dallas, said the item that sold for the highest price, $468,500, at yesterday’s auction was Armstrong’s spacecraft ID plate from Apollo 11’s lunar module Eagle. Also sold were a fragment from the propeller 20

26 October 2018 16:51 Update: Gardaí locate14-year-old missing from Dublin

Update 8.50pm: Igor Tomkiewicz has been located safe and well this evening. Gardaí are seeking assistance from the public in locating a missing 14-year-old boy from Dublin. When last seen he was wearing a black ‘Nike’ coat, grey Jumper, blue shirt, blue/gold tie and black shoes. He was carrying a black Timberland backpack and a white and red ‘Fila' gym bag. Anyone 25

26 October 2018 11:31 Andy Keogh not impressed with Usain Bolt: He has first touch like a trampoline

Usain Bolt’s first touch is “like a trampoline” and he will never make it as a professional footballer, according to former Republic of Ireland international Andy Keogh. Eight-time Olympic gold medallist Bolt has been offered a contract by Australian side the Central Coast Mariners following a trial period. The Australian FA said it is working with the A-League 28

24 October 2018 06:07 Bronze Age treasures found in Donegal go on display today

A hoard of newly discovered gold treasures goes on display in the National Museum today. The 'Tullydonnell Hoard' dates to the late Bronze Age, and was found in a field in Donegal this summer. The Celtic treasures are about three thousand years old, and were found in perfect condition. Judith McCarthy, curator of the Donegal County Museum, says it is a major 21

20 October 2018 09:17 Arizona man broke both of his legs and fought off rattlesnakes after mine shaft fall

AN ARIZONA MAN who fell to the bottom of an old abandoned gold mine shaft, broke both his legs, fought off a trio of rattlesnakes and went two days without food or water before a friend heard his cries for help is lucky to be alive, said the head of a rescue team. “He is a very fortunate individual,” Operations Commander Roger Yensen of the Maricopa 17

19 October 2018 05:10 Bravery award for Waterford man who rescued elderly driver from submerged overturned car

Kelvin Kearns is among 21 people being honoured today who risked their own safety to protect their fellow citizens. A WATERFORD MAN who rescued a drowning elderly driver from an overturned car will be honoured today at the National Bravery Awards in Dublin. Kelvin Kearns, from Kilmeade, is among 21 people being honoured today at a ceremony at Farmleigh 29