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14 August 2018 13:20 Masked vandals torch dozens of cars in Sweden in attack arranged on social media

Two suspects have been arrested so far. UP TO 80 cars were set on fire overnight across western Sweden by masked vandals in what they suspect was a coordinated attack weeks before a general election. Most of the cars were burned at around 20 locations in Sweden’s second largest city of Gothenburg late on Monday. Authorities said two suspects aged between 1

14 August 2018 10:42 One more year! Davy Fitzgerald to remain in charge of the Wexford hurlers

A third season at the helm in the Model County awaits the 47-year-old former Clare goalkeeper. THE WEXFORD COUNTY Board have confirmed that Davy Fitzgerald is to continue in his role as manager of the county’s senior hurling team. The 47-year-old former Clare goalkeeper will remain at the helm for a third year, having taken over ahead of the 2017 season

14 August 2018 08:59 Family of five rescued after yacht runs around in Skerries

FIVE PEOPLE HAVE been rescued after a yacht ran aground in Skerries, Dublin earlier this morning. The group on the boat, who are believed to be French nationals, sent out a mayday alert shortly before 5am. Skerries Coast Guard unit and lifeboat, Rescue 116 and Howth lifeboat were alerted to the incident. Speaking to RTÉ Radio One’s Morning Ireland, Ivan Longmore

14 August 2018 08:56 Stephen Rochford commits to fourth season in charge of Mayo

Rochford is understood to have informed members of the Mayo squad last week. STEPHEN ROCHFORD HAS has decided to commit to a fourth season in charge of the Mayo senior football team. Rochford met with Mayo GAA Board chairman, Mike Connelly, to confirm that he will return for the 2019 season and also informed the members of the Mayo squad last week. The Crossmolina

14 August 2018 06:13 No jail for disgraced Australian archbishop found guilty of covering up child sex abuse

Philip Wilson resigned last month after becoming one of the highest-ranked officials convicted of covering up abuse. A FORMER AUSTRALIAN archbishop who was convicted of concealing abuse by a notorious paedophile priest in the 1970s has avoided jail. In May, Philip Wilson became one of the highest-ranked church officials convicted of covering up abuse

12 August 2018 23:07 Brilliant Koepka holds Tiger at bay to win PGA Championship at Bellerive

BROOKS KOEPKA HAD ice in his veins as he held off a star-studded leaderboard to win the PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club — the third Major of his career. The world number four hardly blinked on his way to a Sunday 66 which saw him finish on 16-under par and clinch a two-shot win over the chasing pack, led by none other than Tiger Woods 2

12 August 2018 16:11 Sludden goal proves crucial as Tyrone end 10-year wait for All-Ireland final place

Monaghan were denied by a point in a pulsating finish at Croke Park. THERE WAS ONLY one green flag raised but it proved critical to determining the outcome of this All-Ireland semi-final. At a juncture when Monaghan had just edged in front, Niall Sludden pounced for the vital strike in the 64th minute when he sidefooted a shot to the net after Tiarnan 3

12 August 2018 14:40 Teenager Rhys McClenaghan wins gymnastics gold for Ireland at European Championships

The 19-year-old has won Ireland’s first gymnastics medal at the European Championships. RHYS MCCLENAGHAN PRODUCED a mesmerising routine to make history and win gold in the pommel horse at the European Championships in Glasgow. The 19-year-old from Newtonards becomes the first Irish gymnast to win a European medal, after recording a score of 15.300 at the SSE Hydro 3

11 August 2018 17:33 Authorities probe how 'suicidal' employee could steal plane

The plane was chased by military jets before crashing into a small island in the Puget Sound, according to local officials. INVESTIGATORS WORKED TO find out how a “suicidal” airline employee stole an empty Horizon Air turboprop plane, took off from Sea-Tac International Airport and crashed into a small island in the Puget Sound after being chased by military 4

11 August 2018 14:45 Triple stabbing outside pub during fight in Co Antrim

Police are looking for witnesses to come forward. THREE MEN WERE stabbed in a fight outside a pub in Co. Antrim late last night. The incident happened just after 1am this morning on Main Street in the village of Ballcarry. The PSNI has said that a number of people were involved in a fight outside the pub and that three people were hospitalised with stab wounds 1